Teresa “Toots” Amelia Loudenberry has her quirks, but no one would ever question her loyalty. So it’s no surprise when Toots decides to extend her stay in Charleston to help care for her ailing housekeeper.
Though the Charleston air is drenched with azalea and honeysuckle, and there’s always a pitcher of sweet tea close to hand, the ladies have little time for relaxing. Ida’s new line of cosmetics is about to launch, and Toots, Mavis, and Sophie are relishing new careers as models. And Abby, Toots’s daughter, is getting hitched. In the middle of so much change, Toots is almost too busy to notice her own unexpected romance. After eight husbands, she’s sworn never to get involved again. But fate—and her friends—may have other plans. And every godmother, fairy or otherwise, loves a story that ends with happily-ever-after… #ad
Abigail and Amanda may have married brothers, but they have almost nothing else in common (and really, they never did get along very well). After their husbands both pass away, they have no reason to interact. Their connection drops to an awkward phone call on birthdays and an exchange of holiday cards.
Until an eccentric uncle of their husbands’ leaves a massive cattle ranch to the women’s minor children. . . if they work the ranch themselves. A ranch that’s located near a small town on the border of Wyoming that isn’t too keen on outsiders. They’re both going to turn the bequest down, clearly. It’s not like either of them could properly raise their kids or find love again in a backwater province like Birch Creek. But when things at home change dramatically—for both moms—they decide to give it a try. . . just for the summer. #ad
Can three little matchmakers
lasso a cowboy father?
When injured professional bull rider Luke Beckett returns to his hometown to recover, he doesn’t expect his B and B host and physical therapist to be his first and only love, Meg Brennan. He’s also unprepared for Meg’s adorable triplets to steal his heart. Luke’s past has him doubting he’s good enough for Meg and the children, but they might be just what the doctor ordered to help him heal… #ad
Left to deal with an unbearable debt after her father’s untimely demise, Lavinia Pertwee has no choice but to sell their house, search for her luck in a mail-order-bride ad and rebuild her life from scratch. Fate though enjoys playing tricks on the unsuspected, and Lavinia finds herself traveling to California to meet her husband-to-be only to discover that he passed away in a mining accident. His brother, Gabe, will be the one to welcome her with the bitter news and her heart will shiver both in anguish and fascination… Can this stern, yet charming man fill the hole in her life and make her hopeful once again?
Gabe Kemp is lost in his sorrow after his older brother’s accident that cost him his life. While he tries to take up the mantle and take care of the rest of the family, his brother’s wife-to-be, Lavinia, arrives in town to shake things up for him even more. Albeit he feels the obligation to take her in, he also feels an irresistible attraction which will fill him with guilt… #ad
Craving swoon-worthy happily ever afters? This winter romance collection delivers.
Keep cozy with stories featuring enemies to lovers, friends to lovers, fake relationships, and forced proximity, all set during winter-time. Seventeen titillating stories from USA Today best-selling and award-winning romance authors in a spicy collection curated by The New Romance Cafe. Available for a limited time only, HEA guaranteed.
Participating Authors: A.R. Bel, Anna Volkin, Charlotte O’Shay, Chele MacCabe, Chrissa Rose, Danielle Bellwood, Guinevere Jordan, Harper Michaels, Heather Scarlett, Karigan Hale, Katherine Moore, Lila Grey, Megan Hetherington, Melanie A. Smith, Rebecca Conrad, Sofia Aves, Suki McMinn, Toni Denise, Trinity Wood #ad
Stolen from her home at a young age and tormented for centuries, Elisabeta Trigovise is scared to show herself to anyone. Even though she has been rescued and is now safe within the Carpathian compound, she has lived in fear for so long she has no idea how to survive without it. She wants to answer the siren call of her lifemate—but the very thought terrifies her.
Before he found Elisabeta, Ferro Arany was an ancient warrior without emotion. Now that his senses have come alive, he knows it will take more than kind words and soft touches to convince the fractured woman that they are partners, not master and prisoner. For now, he will give her his strength until she finds hers, allowing the steady rhythm of his heart to soothe Elisabeta’s fragile soul… #ad
When the refrain of Fa-La-La-Lonely foreshadows a season known for its merriment, the holidays become a perfect stage for guy-meets-girl! Check out this contemporary collection of lighthearted novellas where happenstance leads to sweet romance while the Christmas season rushes in.
Let love keep the Merry in Christmas!
Christmas Courtship by Helen Gray
Christmas and Clues by Judy Goodman Howard
Her Christmas Bake-Off by Jo Huddleston #ad
If you enjoy clean, Christian, heartwarming romance, then you’re sure to love this mature-age romance set in the rugged Kimberley region in the far north of Australia.
A divorced reporter on a remote assignment. An alluring cattleman who captures her heart…
City dwelling Maggie Donovan is trying her best to let go of her resentment after her high-profile politician husband of thirty-five years left her for a much younger woman. Her focus now is her job as a reporter for the Country Women’s Magazine, her two adult children, and her church. She doesn’t care that her ex-husband now has a child who could be his grandchild. No. It doesn’t worry her at all… #ad
Get caught up in the thrills and chills of this classic romantic suspense by New York Times bestselling author Heather Graham.
Alexi Jordan moves to her family’s crumbling Florida estate to start over. The house needs work, but that’s exactly what she’s looking for as she gets her life back on track. Then she receives a series of unsettling phone calls, and Alexi begins to fear that her home is far from a refuge.
Her neighbor, Rex Morrow, insists on protecting Alexi. She can’t deny that Rex is strong and sheltering, but she’s wary of developing feelings for him. As the danger increases, Alexi is caught between her mysterious stalker and a man who threatens to steal her heart… #ad
Andy Bird is about to discover not all vacations are meant to be peaceful.
Ready for a change of pace, Andy heads for the Windham home in South Carolina to restore a pair of vintage cars. Unable to say no to his old college friend, he is looking forward to the break. What he finds is anything but simple. For days a mysterious intruder has been spotted lurking near the garage. Andy is thrown into a desperate situation made worse by the resurfacing of old feelings for Bunny Windham. She was the one who got away. His true crush he never stopped thinking about. Will Andy’s arrival save the Windhams from looming danger or will his growing feelings for Bunny overwhelm them all? #ad
Ash Wintergreen is the biggest jerk I know. I call him the mega Ash-hole. When the financial distress of my family forces me to sell my little business and move back home to Silver Mountain, Vermont, I have to take a job working for the person I hate most in the universe. Kill. Me. Now.
I hate Ash so much that if he and I were the last man and woman on the planet… you better believe you could kiss goodbye to the human race. Every time he offends me, I fill my notebooks with sketches of him dying in the most satisfying ways– like a piano falling on his head. So when he gives me the awful task of being his fake-fiancé… and threatens my job if I don’t help him? Well, I know exactly where he can shove that idea. #ad
Hot kisses and scandalous wishes… Join amorous rakes, shy wallflowers and a powerful maharani on a journey through the racy Regency to the turbulent 1940s.
Petticoats fly, cravats are crushed, and silk saris unravel in this collection of historical romances from USA Today best-selling and award-winning romance authors, curated by The New Romance Cafe. HEA guaranteed.
Authors: A.R. Bell, Amy Quinton, Angelina Jameson, Clyve Rose, Emma Brady, Evangeline Gold, Grace Hartwell, Heather Osborne, Rose Pearson, Shanti James, Tanya Wilde #ad
She’s a modern day damsel. He’s her self-appointed knight. Who will rescue whom?
Kylie just wants to run her café without people thinking she’s a damsel in distress. That proves difficult when a man claiming to be her half-brother reveals buried family trauma and forces Kylie to face the scars of her childhood.
Peter doesn’t mean to be a knight in shining armor, but as her proverbial big brother, he decides to uncover the truth about Kylie’s semi-sibling, while trying to make peace with his own mistakes. Unearthing the past leads to a danger greater than either ever expected. In the end, who will rescue whom? #ad
Ella is in the business of making brides’ dreams come true with yards of white tulle, delicate lace and sparkly sequins.
But Ella’s own love life couldn’t be further from a fairy tale. Recently dumped by her boyfriend and with her best friend’s wedding only months away, Ella feels more alone than ever so she finally accepts her friends’ offers to set her up on a blind date. But a mix up on the night throws her into the path of Kit, instead.
Kit is most definitely not the man she was supposed to meet, but he could end up changing her life in ways she never thought possible… #ad
A Christian romance series readers can’t put down. If you enjoy inspirational romances that focus on engaging characters, strong communities, and deep faith then you will love this set.
Welcome to Warm Springs, Wyoming, and meet a community that takes care of their own, starting with a famous singer, who is tired of life on the road and is returning home to reevaluate life, love, family.
Book 1: No Place Like Home
Book 2: Home Is Where Your Heart Is
Book 3: The Heart Knows Where It Belongs #ad
Three of my best-selling Western romance stories! Stories full of powerful emotions, trust and betrayal, intrigue, family values and romance that will captivate you!
This collection includes: A Fierce Love Without Warning, An Innocent Change of Heart, Leaving Her Heart Behind
If you love clean Western romances that feature strong women of the era and determined, yet charming, male protagonists, then you are going to love this collection! Grab your own copy to unravel the adventure now! #ad
Abandoned as a baby to a young wealthy couple and raised in a world of privilege, Arial has no hint of her past or who she belonged to. Her only link lies in the one thing that sets her apart from everyone else—telekinetic powers. Protected by her adoptive parents and hidden from the public to keep her gift secret, Ari is raised in the lap of luxury, and isolation. That is, until someone begins threatening her life.
Beau Devereaux is no stranger to the strange. As the head of Deveraux Security, he’s more than familiar with the realities of physic powers. So when a family friend approaches him about protecting his daughter, he’s more than ready to jump on board. What Beau isn’t prepared for is the extent of his attraction to his beautiful and powerful client. What began as a simple assignment, just another job, quickly turns personal as Beau discovers he’ll do anything at all to protect Ari… #ad
When Violet Lundy isn’t cleaning rooms at Happy Hills Assisted Living Facility, she loves spending her free time with resident Rainer Kopecek. Hearing his stories of the dangerous life he led behind the Iron Curtain in East Berlin makes her own life seem more tolerable. But when Rainer is found dead and his room in disarray, Violet suspects foul play.
Dr. Henry Silverton lives among his books, teaching and writing about the Cold War. A letter about an East German traitor known only as “The Wolf” propels Henry out of academia and into Violet’s life. Together, they embark on a perilous quest to uncover the truth about Rainer’s death and the traitor’s identity. Can Violet and Henry uncover the secrets of the past before one of them ends up as The Wolf’s next victim? #ad
Rogan of the Wolf clan needs a healer to cure a relentless illness that is claiming the lives of his people. Hearing of Aliss’s legendary healing skills, he abducts her from her clan Hellewyk. Distraught by the kidnapping and fearing she will never see her pregnant twin sister again, Aliss strikes a bargain with the wolf. She agrees to help him only if he will return her home after she mends them.
Despite the circumstances, as Aliss settles in with Rogan’s clan, the unlikely pair begins to fall in love. All is well until she learns the true reason Rogan abducted her. Aliss was to be ransomed for property rightfully belonging to the Wolf. Although Aliss feels the fool for being so easily led and caught in the Wolf’s trap, it is Rogan who is ensnared and who now must prove his love for her means more than anything else in his life. #ad
Present Day: Abby loved David all her life. Growing up they were inseparable. When he joined the Marines she did too. Then disaster struck. After leaving the Marines, she returns to the family ranch in Montana hoping to heal her shattered heart. On a ride into the foothills she sees something glowing in the side of the mountain. When she goes to investigate she discovers a fist-sized sapphire that turns her already fragile world upside down.
1882: Jake Barrow is a part-time gambler, full-time hired gun. His decisions are based on hunches and the turn of a card. He’s in the foothills when a young woman comes tumbling down the mountain. Unsure whether Lady Luck has dealt him a good hand or a bad, he takes one look at the beauty at his feet and doesn’t need to shuffle the deck to know she’s his destiny. #ad
Ever since her ex-turned-stalker, Troy, nearly killed a fellow medical resident in a fit of misplaced rage and went into hiding, Shelby Ahrens has been waiting for the other shoe to drop. Reeling from the recent death of her parents, she returns to her hometown of Glendale, Arizona, and suffers another shock: a half-brother she’s never met.
Greer Myers knows he’s a lucky man. The love of his adoptive parents, Artie and Della Myers, saved him from a bleak future. When he discovers a raggedy twelve-year-old squatting in a home under construction, he pays that salvation forward, taking the kid under his wing and into the Myers family. Life is good for Greer and his adopted son, Chance, until a sexy strawberry blonde strolls into his office and drops a bombshell. She’s Chance’s older sister, and she’s not leaving until she meets him. #ad
Erica Tanner’s life is plunged into despair when her father passes away. Amidst her darkest hour, she decides to find the man who owns her father’s ranch because of a large loan. However, she never expected him to be so handsome, charming, and kind… When they start working together to repair the ranch, Erica’s heart will shiver for the first time. Could he be her shelter in the storm or should she rely solely on herself?
Jack Herman never imagined working with a young woman, but as he gets to know Erica, his walls start to crumble. As his heart has been broken by every person he has ever loved, he has decided the easiest way to avoid getting hurt is to not get close to anyone. Nevertheless, fate had other plans for him when he was sent Erica… Is he willing to take on the risk of love and fully devote himself to her? #ad
After years of being Daddy’s little girl, I have finally cut the cord. I have a stable career and supportive friends. Life couldn’t be sweeter. All that’s left for me to pursue is my dream of being a couture designer.
I just have to keep my wandering mind from being distracted by the cunning silver fox who just so happens to be my boss. With his old Hollywood good looks and unwavering confidence, he is the perfect man…until I meet the cowboy in an online chat group.
It seems my penchant for older men has me in quite a bind, but my dream of being an independent woman makes this so much more difficult. Love shouldn’t be this complicated. #ad
Sometimes it takes two good reasons
To give love a second chance…
The moment the sweet-faced twins arrive in Alaska, Eliana Madden is smitten. They almost make her forget that their father, Tate Adams, broke her heart. Now Eliana has agreed to help Tate take care of the twins for the summer. Could this be the start of healing the rift between their families…and the beginning of a new adventure for them all? #ad
When cynical divorce lawyer Daisy Jackson unexpectedly inherits a ramshackle farmhouse in Provence, she sets off for the French countryside to oversee renovations herself. But Gabriel Laforet has other ideas. A local builder with ties to the property, Gabriel is determined to see Daisy off and preserve the characterful, charming farmhouse – which, but for a missing will, he knows is rightfully his.
When the two meet, it’s clear they couldn’t be more different: Gabriel has lived in the small country village all his life; Daisy is a city girl whose career means everything. He is laid-back and messy; she is used to being in control. As they begin to work together, sparks fly. Yet they’re inexplicably drawn to each other and, in the heat of the Provence sun, secrets begin to spill. Perhaps Daisy can trust him with her carefully guarded heart after all? #ad
Driven to rekindle her relationship with her ailing grandfather, Amelia Scott returns to her childhood home. However, her unyielding grandfather is determined to control her future and poses an ultimatum. Marry and inherit the iconic Scott Hotel or return to New York penniless. Amelia is determined to stay, and formulates a plan to ensure proprietorship of her last connection to family. But love is not a part of the deal. She can’t risk another man having control of her.
Ex-convict, now town carpenter, Micah Kelly struggles to raise his deceased sister’s children. When Amelia proposes marriage without love as the answer to both of their problems, he knows better than to say yes. While partnering with his childhood friend may yield an answer to his monetary challenges, he cannot agree to a marriage in name only. His heart is already involved, and that always leads to trouble. #ad
Who knew asserting one’s independence would cause such embarrassment? If only Almira “Emilie” Crawford Wheeler hadn’t insisted upon carrying her own stack of parcels, she wouldn’t have landed in an unladylike heap on the boardwalk. And what about the half-truth she told the handsome stranger who came to her aid? The stranger she never expected to see again?
Thad Alexander Evanson should have been paying closer attention to the boardwalk, rather than the newfangled automobile motoring down the street. Had he been more astute, a collision with the beautiful parcel-laden stranger might never have happened. And if it never had happened, he wouldn’t have told a partial-truth he figured wouldn’t matter. #ad
Allie Mason is forced to return home to Rocky Ridge, Wyoming after a tumultuous decade of ignoring the past. She has done her best to build a new life in the wake of her mother’s passing but when news reaches her that her father has also passed, she has no choice but to confront the past. Dean Ellis can’t believe his luck when he stumbles into Allie after too many years. He had almost given up hope of discovering love, but it seems there might be one last chance with the girl who got away.
As the two of them get to know one another again, it seems like God has led them back together at the perfect time. But just when things seem to be going in the right direction, doubts and obstacles pop up that threaten to drive them apart. Can they cast their worries aside and trust in the Lord that He has their future in His hands? #ad
From USA TODAY bestselling author Dana Mentink.
This K-9 will stop at nothing to keep a child safe
When a little boy is threatened, Officer Daniella Vargas and K-9 partner, Zara, are assigned to pose as his nanny to uncover the culprit’s identity. Suspecting one of the guests in his inn, widower Sam Kavanaugh’s only option is to begrudgingly trust Daniella and Zara to help. But can they solve the case and its mysterious connection to Sam’s late wife before it’s too late? #ad
Ember Wilde returns to Candlewood Falls to reconcile her life. Recently divorced, she quits her banal job and decides the timing is good to care for her ailing mother. Only her parents don’t want her help. Raf Alvarez built a respectable life although the odds were stacked against him. When his world epically turns on its head, he isn’t prepared. Falling for Ember Wilde surprises him most of all because her family will never accept him and his family’s questionable history.
Ember isn’t interested in any man at the moment—especially not one with strong opinions and who works at her father’s orchard. But sometimes the heart knows better. Ember and Raf will have to fight for their chance at a future filled with love and purpose, or allow the past to steal the destiny they deserve. #ad
She’ll do anything to keep them together…in this novel by USA TODAY bestselling author Ruth Logan Herne.
To make them a family… She’ll need his help.
Raising three children alone is tough, but single mom Carly Bradley makes it work—until she takes in one more. As she struggles to handle the new arrival, grumpy new neighbor Mike Morris seems to bond with little Hannah. But a past tragedy keeps Mike at arm’s length from Carly. Will they both learn to trust again before discovering happiness next door? #ad
Finding her Family in the Tormented Rancher’s Arms
by Nora J. Callaway
After her family dies of consumption, Lillie is forced to leave the house she was raised in. In search for happiness, she responds to a mail-order bride ad and travels West. There she meets a rude cowboy who wants nothing to do with her, and his children who need the tenderness only a mother can provide. How can she penetrate his barricaded heart when he refuses to acknowledge his feelings for her?
The passing of his wife left Richard bitter and angry. He struggles to connect with his daughters and express his love to them. So, when an uninvited bride arrives at his ranch, Richard is determined to push her away even if her brown eyes pull on his heartstrings. How can he place his fragile heart in her hands when he is afraid of losing her? #ad