Included in this Romance Collection:
Ring for a Lady by Gerald Costlow
Another fast-paced adventure set in the 1920s world of Sherritt Holler in Appalachia – Fourth in the
Deputy Seth Morgan and Jolene Smith are sweethearts that want to take their relationship to the next level. Valentine's Day seems the perfect time to become officially engaged. Unfortunately, her father is a bit of a social climber and thinks she can do better. He hatches a plan that will separate them for good.
Before our couple can solve this problem, Seth stumbles into a situation that needs his undivided attention. Someone is found stabbed and there are claims it involves a kidnapped girl. It's a tragic but straightforward crime our Deputy and his trusty mount Balaam should be able to solve. But when the Sherritt witches get involved, the situation is bound to be anything but straightforward.
To begin with, the mysterious kidnapped girl might not even be human.
Elizabeth Harper, a recent widow, is in danger of losing her home and livelihood to her late husband's brother who is claiming legal ownership.
Matthew Sutton, a homeless wounded veteran, takes on her cause when he agrees to become her husband to stop Fred Harper's takeover. Elizabeth and Matthew have no intentions of falling in love but love happens. Can she convince him that she looks beyond his past allegiance and useless arm and loves the man he has become?
Cupid's Beau by Nan O'Berry
A chance meeting in a snowstorm finds Desiree Warren falling in love with a politician running for election. Not quite sure she believes in love, it takes the wink from a cupid to get her heart rolling in the right direction, but is Garrett Jefferson the man of her dreams, her Cupid's Beau?
Derek Hayes and his family are preternatural hunters. Stake and dust is their motto, but Derek has a difficult time accepting his sworn duty when Sloane McBride, his ex-girlfriend from high school, is the one he's been sent to eliminate. Once infected from a Nosferatu bite, there is no turning back. Sloane has been bitten and she will eventually change.
It proves a race against time when Derek puts aside his core beliefs and teams up with Sloane. The Nosferatu wants Sloane for his own bloody Valentine, Derek's brothers are hunting her, and every second brings Sloane closer to changing into the very fiend they want to kill.
About the Authors:
Gerald Costlow currently lives and plays in Michigan and has published many short stories and a few novels over the past ten years or so. He is currently working on a series of paranormal adventures set in 1920s Appalachia with occasional detours as the muse strikes.
Visit Gerald at his website .
Linda Swift divides her time between her native state of Kentucky and Florida. She is an award-winning author of published poetry, articles, short stories, and a TV play. Linda holds an Education Specialist Degree from Murray State University with post-graduate work from U. of Alabama and was a teacher, counselor, and psychometrist in the public schools in three states.
Linda's first two books were published by Kensington. She currently has twelve E-books (also in print) and seven short stories available at Amazon and other distributors. Her Civil War novel, This Time Forever, has been adapted for a short film titled Clarissa's War which will soon be available through Vimeo.
Visit Linda at her website.
Nan O'Berry lives on a small farm in western tidewater with her family and pets including a Black Angus cow named Esmeralda. A graduate of Old Dominion University with a degree in education, she taught elementary school for several years before turning her attention to writing romance. She loves hearing from readers.
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Karen Michelle Nutt resides in California with her husband, three fascinating children, and houseful of demanding pets. Jack, her Chorkie, is her writing buddy and sits long hours with her at the computer.
When she's not time traveling, fighting outlaws, or Otherworldly creatures, she creates pre-made book covers to order at Gillian's Book Covers, "Judge Your Book By Its Cover". You can also check out her published cover art designs at Western Trail Blazer and Rebecca J. Vickery Publishing.
Whether your reading fancy is paranormal, historical or time travel, all her stories capture the rich array of emotions that accompany the most fabulous human phenomena—falling in love.
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