Medical July 2008 Making her his bride Children’s doctor Rebecca McIntyre has learned over the years to rely on no one. She’s every bit the modern, independent woman, and she dedicates herself to caring for her small patients. So it’s rather disconcerting when things start to fall apart as soon as Dr Craig Braemar arrives on the scene. Scottish doctor Craig is very calm, and helps Rebecca by offering her a position in A&E and a place to stay until she gets things sorted. Working together – and living together – they soon become close, and Rebecca finds that having everything kissed better by a distractingly handsome Scot is a habit a girl could get used to…
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A Christmas bombshell For Daisy Connolly, the heady mixture of a wedding reception, vintage champagne and her blistering chemistry with Alex Antonides led to a spectacular weekend in bed – with unforgettable consequences! But the wickedly sexy Greek was long gone, leaving Daisy with a fractured heart… So when the heartless Alex storms back into her life Daisy is determined to walk away unscathed – she has to. Because she has a five-year-old son he can never find out about! But the Antonides heir can’t stay hidden for ever… And this Greek tycoon has one non-negotiable rule: Christmas is a time for family… ‘Anne always writes sweet and emotionally engaging stories. I always love her characters!’ – Jean, Nurse, Gloucester
Modern July 2009 Blackmailed virgin… Kaliq Al-Zahir A’zam cannot believe the audacity of Tamara Weston! This teasing little virgin, who once rejected his proposal of marriage, is now a top model, displaying her body on advertising billboards for all to see. Bejewelled bride! Kaliq still wants Tamara, so he sees to it that she returns to his kingdom for the assignment of her career – she will model the royal jewels she should have worn as his bride, and deliver to him the wedding night he was previously denied…
Cherish March 2011 Through a twist of fate they found a family – and each other! Sam Hunter only intended to help his brother fulfil his dream of having children, but now, through an IVF mix-up, a complete stranger is pregnant with his child! To make matters worse, she’s utterly gorgeous… For warm-hearted widow Emelia Eastwood, this child was meant to be the final legacy of her husband. The hospital’s discovery turns her world upside down. Sam begins to feel fiercely protective of his accidental family and soon he and Emelia discover that the twists and turns of fate can lead to a love they never expected…
Centenary Products September 2008 The Count’s unexpected proposal… Count Remi – a Spaniard who is as proud as he’s passionate, he works the land of his ancestors and lives for the Soleado Goyo olive estate… Jillian Gray – has gone to Spain to make a fresh start when Remi crashes into her car! He offers her a job, but she knows Remi has only hired her out of guilt. It’s clear he’s a man used to doing things alone. Amid the silvery olive groves Jillian brings new ideas and a zest for life into Remi’s estate. More importantly, she’s awakening her brooding boss’s heart… Special Bonus Features Inside Including free story Rafael’s Convenient Proposal
Rounding off what has been an excellent month for Medicals this is an interest holding story in the unusual setting of Seville. It was easy to engage vwey quickly with the delightful Kat although I couldn't honestly warm overmuch to Miguel whom I found totally selfish, turning everything his own way. There was an interesting secondary character in Kat's friend Diana. I felt she had a hidden agenda - wrongly as it turned out! Despite Miguel this was a nicely written novel which I did enjoy reading. Eight out of ten
A second chance for a first love? Six years ago, Nigel Johns lost the only woman he ever loved. Now, the successful financial consultant intends to prove to Regina Gibson that he's a changed man. Except his ex-fiancée isn't welcoming him with open arms. In fact, she's doing everything she can to keep him out of her life and away from her painful secret. Until an unexpected night of rekindled passion gives him hope for a second chance... After she walked away from Nigel, Regina lost the one thing she loved most. Since then, she's put all her energy into making it as an artist and forgetting the man who broke her heart. Now that Nigel is back and reawakening her body, she has to decide what she really wants. She can't deny that they still make sensual magic together. But now that she's back in his arms, will she let him back into her heart - forever?
Preacher" Middleton is about to close the bar when a young woman and her three-year-old son come in out of the wet October night. A marine who has seen his share of pain, Preacher knows a crisis when he sees one—the woman is covered in bruises. He wants to protect them, and he wants to punish whoever did this to her, but he knows immediately that this inclination to protect is something much more. Paige Lassiter has stirred up emotions in this gentle giant of a man—emotions that he has never allowed himself to feel. But when Paige's ex-husband turns up in Virgin River, Preacher knows his own future hangs in the balance. And if there's one thing the marines' motto of Semper Fidelis—always faithful—has taught him, it's that some things are worth fighting for.
Blaze February 2011 He’s everything she’s ever wanted… Photographer Dominique Jeffries has come to Wyoming to find herself – her creative self, her sexual self. After escaping the engagement from hell, she’s looking to live a little. And seducing a shirtless, hot and rugged cowhand looks like just the place to start… Nick Chance isn’t exactly a cowboy but he’ll be whatever the lady wants! Only he soon realises that there’s something about Dominique that calls to him, something about her that completes him. There’s only one problem. Dominique wants a fling, not another relationship. How easily will she be persuaded to take a Chance – again and again and again?
BACHELOR BATTALION ASSIGNMENT: FATHERHOOD! Captain Jeff Ryan fought a lot of battles as a marine. But daddy duty was his toughest assignment ever! When an infant was left on his doorstep, Jeff called in reinforcements - and temporary nanny Laura Morgan marched into his life. Suddenly, lovely Laura was giving the orders, and Jeff was under siege. Then baby Miranda captured Laura's heart and was ready to commandeer Jeff's. But he had never planned on being a career father - or husband! Was it only a matter of time before Jeff's reserve would weaken - and he'd forever surrender his heart? BACHELOR BATTALION: Defending their country is their duty; love and marriage is their reward! Don't miss the next irresistible military bachelor in The Oldest Living Married Virgin , in November.
Wrongly accused of murder, Jed escaped from prison to find ex Erica and make her clear his name. Then he saw her child – his child. Now whoever had framed him was targeting his family. And Jed would risk anything to protect them.
Intrigue June 2011 One royal bachelor, one meddlesome matchmaker…can they survive the toughest night of their lives together? Prince Lazlo knew he’d been tricked when he got stranded on a remote island with a nosy “marriage consultant” who’d been hired to find him the perfect princess bride. And the worst part was, she was the one woman who’d ever refused him, claiming she never fell for a client. But the squabbling stopped once Lazlo realised they weren’t alone, and in order to elude the desperate killers stalking them, they’d have to work together. Lazlo also discovered that, out of her element, Milda lets her hair – and her guard – down. Now if only she’d break her number one matchmaking rule…
Erotica May 2012 Lady Christine Claybourne isn’t the shy governess she is pretending to be. She has adopted the disguise to escape an arranged marriage, but it only takes a moment for roguish William Preston, Lord Kingston, to see through her ploy...and reveal himself as her jilted fiance’s brother. Christine is desperate to keep her identity secret…enough to make William a wickedly wanton offer: her body in exchange for the rake's silence.
Night Magic It had been seven years since Maxi Ambro had been home, seven years since she'd scandalized her family by stealing her sister's fiance. Now the prodigal daughter was back - met both with open arms and open hostility. But no one's reactions were as condemning as those of Kerr Devereaux. He was determined to make Maxi pay for a debt that went far deeper than those owed to her family. For her sister's sake, Maxi had little choice but to go along with his plan to pose as his lover. She vowed it was no more than a game, but Kerr was taking their charade very seriously... .
Historical September 2010 Respectable showgirl… When the widowed boarding-house-keeper he has come to rescue turns out to be a scantily clad showgirl, Jed Doulan knows he’s in for trouble. With his shadowed past, he’d be mad to let this spirited – surprisingly innocent – woman get close. …rebellious bride Bound by a hasty marriage to her reluctant hero, Rachell Carlson senses his struggle to keep a distance between them. But the message in Jed’s eyes makes her pulse quicken – and even dares her to believe in love!
Mira September 2010 What if you did something so devastating, you regretted it for the rest of your life? Nineteen-year-old Maggie Lockwood spent a year in prison for her part in a fire that cost three lives. The scars carried by the surviving victims – inside and out – are still raw and Maggie’s release from jail does nothing to free her from the guilt. Returning home, Maggie hides herself away, too afraid to see Keith, the boy she grew up with, played with as a child – and recently learnt is her half-brother. Keith nearly lost his life in the fire and the emotional and physical wounds he carries have changed him forever. .With childhood innocence gone, Maggie and Keith must learn to come to terms with their new lives, but trying to move forward will have deadly consequences… For fans of JODI PICOULT, this is a must read. “Eloquently written and insightful… The plot is absolute...