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Taken By The Heart (4 Contemporary Romance Novellas)

 *These are novellas*

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In book 1, Ashly is haunted by her ex’s actions when he dumped her at the altar. 

In book 2, Charity has a rocky relationship with her father and tries to put the past behind her when she meets her sexy new doctor.  

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In book 3, when Emma runs into her cocky new neighbor, Special Agent Chase Williams, things get heated.

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In book 4, U.C. San Diego college student, Miranda Cates is excited to start college. When she meets the very hot and sexy U.S. Marine, Chris Ferguson, it’s lust at first sight. 

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Me and Mr. Jones (sweet romance, contemporary romance)

I wasn’t thrilled when my mother told me she was getting married again.  It wasn’t until I met Future Husband #5 that I also met his son.  Riley got my attention, that’s for sure.  Is it a mistake that we’re going out?  Or are we on our way to forever?  Me and Mr. Jones is a sweet, contemporary romance short story: 7,100 words.

Keywords:  sweet romance, contemporary romance, chick lit, sweet romance short story, contemporary romance short story, romantic comedy, romcom, clean romance, tattoo, piercing, bad boy, writer, first impression

Almost Married (Contemporary Romance)

Mathlete vs. rock star…?

Stephanie Moore’s boyfriend, the adorably geeky math teacher, Dave Olsen, has husband material written all over him. One teensy problem—she’s still technically married. When she demands a divorce from the rock star husband she hasn’t seen in five years, he shows up on her doorstep wanting a second chance.

Dave is so in love with Steph, he’s already researching diamond rings. If only he didn’t have to compete with the famous Griffin Huntley. Griffin is going all out to win Steph back, and Dave plans to fight for his woman. A mathlete vs. a rock star? Statistically speaking—oh, the hell with it. Game on!

AUTHOR’S NOTE: Each book in the Clover Park STUDS Series can be read as a stand-alone novel, or for more fun read them in order. Characters you’ve loved from past books frequently pop up in other books. 

The Clover Park STUDS Series

Book 1: Almost in Love

Book 2: Almost Married 

Book 3: Almost Over It

Originally published under the title Stud Unleashed: Dave

Keywords: contemporary romance, romantic comedy, women’s fiction, humor, humorous romance, Clover Park STUDS series, chick lit, funny romance, humorous fiction, small town romance, series romance, series, romance, romantic

Losing Control (Contemporary Romance)

Strip-club waitress. 
Aspiring teacher. 
Friend of the Heaven Hill MC. 

Bianca Hawks met Jagger Stone in the most embarrassing of ways. After watching him play music at Wet Wanda’s for months, she fell half naked into his arms after a drunken bout with a stripper pole and the back of a pick-up truck. Avoiding him and his killer smile no longer works when she needs her car repaired and he comes to her rescue. His request for payment comes in the form of date nights spent with just the two of them – away from both the strip club and the MC. 

Tough guy with model good looks. 
Talented musician. 
Newly patched member of the Heaven Hill MC. 

Jagger Stone only wanted two things – to be a patched member of the Heaven Hill MC and to get to know Bianca Hawks. One for two isn’t bad, but when her car breaks down and she’s left with no one else to help her, he plays the situation to his advantage. Over late nights driving up and down the interstate and nights in spent at her apartment, Jagger realizes that there is so much more to Bianca than he ever knew. 

When her dream of becoming a school teacher is threatened by someone who wants her all to himself, the two of them are thrown into a dangerous game of cat and mouse. For the first time, Heaven Hill isn’t sure what they are up against or if they can keep their family safe. In times of danger, Bianca and Jagger know the only thing they can do is hold onto each other while trying not to admit they are losing control. 

*****Book #3 in the Heaven Hill Series*****

Loving You (steamy contemporary romance)

Today my boyfriend and I had the best snow day ever.  It’s pretty simple.  After all, what could two healthy twenty-somethings do to pass the time?  We certainly weren’t knitting a sweater.  Loving You is a steamy, contemporary romance short story: 3,600 words.

Keywords:  spicy romance, contemporary romance, steamy romance, sexy romance, spicy love story, steamy love story, sexy love story, short story, chick lit, humor, romcom, romantic comedy, friends to lovers, best friends, snow day, winter, dance

You Again (sweet contemporary romance)

After eight months away, I’m finally back home.  Momma, Daddy, and Grandma are thrilled to see me, but I’m wondering if my ex-boyfriend will be, too.  Maybe I’ll swing by Miss Betty’s for the best chess pie in the South.  Who knows?  Maybe Jason will have the same idea.  You know what else?  Maybe we’re not quite over just yet.  You Again is a sweet, contemporary romance short story: 4,100 words.

Keywords:   sweet romance, contemporary romance, clean romance, inspirational romance, sweet love story, clean love story, inspirational love story, short story, second chances, chick lit, humor, romcom, romantic comedy, moving back home, breakup, ex-boyfriend

Dating A Cougar II (Contemporary Romance, Humor)

Why can’t he ever seem to find a woman who is both smart and beautiful to date?

In book six of the “Never Too Late” contemporary romance saga, Walter discovers his idea of a perfect woman is not a thing of fiction. And he doesn’t care a bit that Jane is a lot older than him. Aided by his not-so-helpful family, Walter’s pursuit of his reluctant cougar will make you laugh out loud in this entertaining romantic comedy.

DESCRIPTION:  Firefighter and eco entrepreneur Walter Graham II is tired of unhappily dating. He wants to date Jane Fox who can turn on his body and keep up with his brain. Unfortunately, the sexy older woman is using her formidable logic to prove any relationship between them is a bad idea. But once he gets his reluctant cougar into bed, Walter intends to give Jane’s  amazing mind something more important to focus on than their age difference.

Kissing Santa (Contemporary Romance)

Samantha Dixon is about to confess her most secret, romantic Christmas wish to Santa. Heck, what’s she got to lose with her disastrous romantic history? Like that player from her horrible blind date last week arranged by her mother. Only guess who’s Santa?

Rico del Toro loves women. So one bad date with the beautiful Samantha in a string of many, ahem, successful evenings is no big deal. But when a friendly favor playing Santa unexpectedly lands Samantha on his lap for a romantic confessional, he’s intrigued. He’s never heard a woman open her heart like that before.

But if this Santa wants a second chance, he’ll have to rethink his womanizing ways and convince her that he is the perfect package.

AUTHOR’S NOTE: Kissing Santa is a novella. Each book in the Clover Park Series can be read as a stand-alone novel, or for more fun read them in order. Characters you’ve loved from past books frequently pop up in other books. 

The Clover Park Series

Book 1: The Opposite of Wild

Book 2: Daisy Does It All

Book 3: Bad Taste in Men

Book 4: Kissing Santa (a Novella)

Book 5: Restless Harmony

Book 6: Not My Romeo 

Book 7: Rev Me Up 

Keywords: Christmas, holiday romance, romantic comedy, women’s fiction, humor, humorous romance, Clover Park series, contemporary romance, chick lit, funny romance, humorous fiction, small town romance, series romance, series, romance, romantic, novella

The Wrong Todd (Contemporary Romance, Humor)

What is the craziest thing you would be willing to do do for a friend? What if that friend was also a member of your ex-husband’s family? In this entertaining romantic comedy, Sabine Blakeman is asking herself those questions. This light-hearted contemporary romance will make you laugh and leave you smiling.

DESCRIPTION:  After winning her bid at the bachelor auction, Sabine vows she is never doing another embarrassing favor for a friend. This is especially true for favors that involve spending large sums of money and buying men whose last names she doesn’t even know. In twenty bachelors, Sabine maybe expected to find several Davids, Mikes, or Johns. But what were the odds of two Todds? And now what is she going to do on a very expensive date with the wrong one?

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