Five complete sweet to sensual romances from five multi-talented authors
in settings that are sure to fill those hot summer nights with romance.
There's a tale for everyone. Fans of contemporary stories will enjoy a
small town romance, a hot summer suspense, and a tale of second chances.
Historical and paranormal fans will be delighted too with a post-civil
war story of forgiveness, and a pre-civil war tale with a western show,
secrets, and a whole lot of magic.
Included in this Romance Collection:
Random Acts of Kindness by Nan O'Berry
Dan Rodgers, the local handyman, seems lost without a wife. When
Reverend Finlay preaches a sermon on random acts of kindness, Miss
Muriel Lowe sets out to find him one. Her intentions focus on Jocelyn
Lankford, Rebel's Crossroads librarian. A little maneuvering after
service and before long Dan and Jocelyn are an item.
Well suited for one another, Jocelyn is content to allow romance to
enter her life until little Charlie West comes clean about Miss Muriel's
payment and how he was instructed to run into her in order for her and
Dan to meet. Humiliated, Jocelyn has a few choice words for the local
busybody, but she doubts that Dan really loves her.
Can Dan convince her that his love for her is real or will Miss Muriel's matchmaking ruin their budding romance?
A Season to Forgive by Linda Swift
Enid Sutton is resigned to remaining single and caring for her
dictatorial father in the aftermath of the Civil War. When Judge Sutton
suffers a heart attack, Enid sends for his estranged son who returns and
brings his new family with him.
Ben Taylor arrives to claim his deceased aunt's property and convert
the mansion into a school for freedmen but his plans go awry.
Can Enid reconcile her father and brother and find happiness for
herself with the idealistic teacher who refuses to admit his love when
his venture fails?
The Sherritt and the Sharpshooter by Gerald Costlow
It's the 1850s pre-Civil War frontier, and Nancy Sherritt is on the
run, wanted by the law back in Tennessee for something she didn't do.
One hot summer day while searching for something to eat, she encounters a
young man named Daniel Weaver – a man who makes a living putting on a
traveling Sharpshooter Show. Events get set in motion that require her
skills as a Sherritt witch and his skill with a rifle to keep them from a
jail cell or worse.
Hometown Flame by Barbara Miller
Jack Woodruff, a globetrotting techie comes home to take care of his
mom and rediscovers his neighbor, Melanie Banks, a girl he knew as a
teen. She's a single mom, who has escaped an abusive relationship. She's
started a new life and he finds himself falling for the strong and
independent woman she's become. This is no teenage crush and if he's
correct, Mel feels the same about him. Will their newfound friendship
have a chance to flourish when Mel's ex is determined to destroy it all?
Rena's Summer Vacation by Rebecca J. Vickery
Rena Caldwell heads to River Cove on the banks of the wild Chatooga
River for a much-needed vacation and to help her cousin with her
business during the Fourth of July holiday.
Travis Benchley needs to beg, plead, or wheedle his way into the lives of two cousins, Rena and Katie Caldwell.
What is behind the handsome man working his way into their lives?
When Rena is almost run down by a truck, will the truth come out? Does
Rena really want to know who's to blame?