By Sarah Dessen
Never underestimate the ability of friendship.
When Colie is going to spend the summer season on the seashore, she doesn’t count on much.
But Colie didn’t anticipate assembly Morgan and Isabel.
Through them, she learns what actual friendship is all approximately, and eventually begins to achieve her potential.
And that simply could open the door to her first probability at love. . . .
“A down-to-earth Cinderella tale. . . captures that certain feeling.” —The big apple Post
Also via Sarah Dessen:
Along for the Ride
Lock and Key
The Moon and More
Someone Like You
The fact approximately Forever
What occurred to Goodbye
By Susan Mallery
Skye Titan's filthy rich father thinks he can still dictate his daughter's selection in males. Now widowed and a unmarried mom, Skye is not the yes-girl she as soon as used to be. in particular because the love of her existence is again in Texas after 8 lengthy years. He will not just like the solutions to the questions he is asking. approximately why she left him on the altar. And approximately her eight-year-old daughter.
Former military SEAL Mitch Cassidy comes domestic to discover approximately every thing varied. His wounds from conflict have replaced the best way humans deal with him. His livestock ranch is without notice natural. yet time hasn't touched his wish for Skye—or the edge of her betrayal. overlook lip provider. he is asking that luscious mouth of hers to bare the truth. yet will Mitch be capable to placed the previous apart to aid Skye get out from less than her father's thumb…and aid himself get over a damaged heart?
By Sue Ann Jaffarian
Love at huge is a brave booklet of fascinating romantic tales; every one a party of the lives and loves of full-figured ladies. it's a ebook of fiction that includes actual girls trying to find true love and discovering that males do certainly ship long-stemmed crimson roses to girls with double digit gown sizes. in the pages of affection at huge, you will discover spunky, appealing, attractive, and clever heroines. those are ladies who love, are enjoyed, and make love. they're all that and a bag of chips; and so they make no apologies for now not being the fat-free style. the affection at huge Anthology comprises six candy modern romance brief tales by means of six tremendous authors, plus one bonus tale written as a around robin by way of various writers on the BBW Romance Writing workforce.
By Rhys Bowen
Thirties London. negative girl Georgiana-thirty-fourth in line to the throne-has not anything to serve her Bavarian princess houseguest, although the Queen of britain has asked that she entertain her. Then there is the problem of the physique within the bookstall and the princess's unwitting involvement with the Communist social gathering. it is adequate to force a woman mad.
By Kylie Brant
While shadows fell around the sultry streets of Charity, Louisiana, the often laidback sheriff was once too stressed for sleep. Cage Gauthier had an unsolved homicide on his hands-and a beguiling Yankee gal on his brain. yet Zoey Prescott appeared as oblivious to the chance stalking this steamy Southern city as she was once to Cage's smoldering hopeâ ¦. Zoey wasn't approximately to run scared-not from Cage's heated gaze, and never from the killer they have been trailing. nonetheless, she saved a secure distance from the slow-talking, quick-thinking lawmanâ ¦until one steamy evening whilst the heady mixture of ardour and peril sparked a seduction she may perhaps not deny-or withstandâ ¦.
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In this haunting story, Daphne du Maurier takes a clean method of time go back and forth. A mystery experimental concoction, as soon as imbibed, lets you go back to the fourteenth century. there's just one capture: when you contact a person whereas touring some time past you'll be thrust right away to the present.
Magnus Lane, a school of London chemical researcher, asks his good friend Richard younger and Young's kin to stick at Kilmarth, an historic condominium set within the wilds close to the Cornish coast. right here, Richard beverages a potion created by means of Magnus and reveals himself on the comparable spot the place he was once moments earlier—though it truly is now the fourteenth century. the results of the drink put on off after numerous hours, however it is wildly addictive, and Richard can't withstand touring backward and forward in time. progressively turning out to be extra interested in the lives of the early Cornish manor lords and their girls, he reveals the presence of his spouse and stepsons a main issue to his new-found adventure. Richard ultimately unearths emotional shelter with a stunning lady of the earlier trapped in a loveless marriage, but if he makes an attempt to interfere on her behalf the consequences are brutally terrifying for the present.
Echoing the nice excellent tales of H. P. Lovecraft and Edgar Allan Poe, the home at the Strand is a masterful yarn of historical past, romance, horror, and suspense that may grip the reader until eventually the final fabulous twist.
By Teresa Medeiros
She had the fierce spirit of a warrior--and the passionate center of a girl in love.
He is termed Conn of the Hundred Battles, the warrior-king who solid a state from a land of remoted clans. As excessive King of eire, he rides with the mythical Fianna, his elite band of warriors. yet a probability to the throne looms from a mysterious scourge who has vanquished a number of of Conn's bravest warriors. Conn rides out on my own to stand a likely invincible foe, by no means looking forward to that he'll confront a grief-maddened hellcat with emerald eyes and hair like liquid flame....
Wielding a sword referred to as Vengeance, Gelina ó Monaghan has sworn to defeat the guy she holds liable for her family's smash. She by no means dreamed she'd be bested via him in combat...and lose her center within the discount. Their forbidden ardour becomes a personal battle fought with swords and kisses, offers and betrayal--and hand over should be basically the beginning....
From the Paperback edition.
By Georgette Heyer
Celebrate the eightieth birthday of Regency Romance with nice books from Sourcebooks Casablanca!
Georgette Heyer had a handful of unforgettable heroines, of which Arabella is without doubt one of the such a lot engaging.
Daughter of a modest nation clergyman, Arabella Tallant is on her option to London whilst her carriage breaks down outdoor the searching hotel of the rich Mr. Robert Beaumaris. Her delight stung whilst she overhears a comment of her host's, Arabella pretends to be an heiress, a pretense that deeply amuses the jaded Beau. To counter her white lie, Beaumaris launches her into excessive society and thereby matters her to all types of fortune hunters and different embarrassments.
When compassionate Arabella rescues such unlucky creatures as a mistreated chimney sweep and a mixed-breed mongrel, she foists them upon Beaumaris, who unearths he particularly enjoys the function of rescuer and is quickly given the chance to turn out his worthy within the individual of Arabella's impetuous younger brother...
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"Reading Georgette Heyer is the subsequent neatest thing to interpreting Jane Austen."
"Wonderful characters, dependent, witty writing, excellent interval element, and rapturously romantic. Georgette Heyer achieves what the remainder of us in simple terms aspire to."
By Susan Mallery
Former undies version became entrepreneur Clay Stryker has enjoyed, tragically misplaced and vowed that he will by no means possibility his center back. After making his fortune, the youngest of the rugged Stryker brothers returns to Fool's Gold, California, to place down roots on a ranch of his personal. yet he is pissed off to find that even in his native land, humans see him just for his world-famous…assets.
Firefighter Chantal (Charlie) Dixon grew up an unpleasant duckling beside her delicately attractive mom, a sense bolstered in the past by way of a guy who left soul-deep scars. Now she has sturdy associates, a high-quality activity and the itch to begin a family—yet she cannot movement towards the long run whereas she's haunted by way of painful memories.
Clay unearths an unforeseen best friend, and unforeseen temptation, in tomboyish Charlie, the single one who sees past his magnificent attractiveness to the true guy underneath. but if Charlie involves him with an indecent suggestion, will they have the capacity to triumph over their pasts and discover a love that lasts past one really good summer?