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A Man to Call My Own
by Johanna Lindsey Details
After the sudden death of their father, charismatic twins, Amanda and Marian Laton, are sent to live with their aunt on a sprawling Texas ranch. As the twin sisters -- one of whom is nasty, the orther nice -- both find themselves pursuing Chad Kinkaid, the cowboy son of a neighboring ranching family.
An Honorable Man
by Rosemary Rogers Details
Cameron Campbell's privileged life as the daughter of a Mississippi senator is shattered when her father stands with the Union just before the Civil War and is murdered. Now she must save the family plantation from her brother's cruel intentions. Her only supporter is the man who once broke her heart -- Captain Jackson Logan, whose strength and courage mirror her own as she takes a defiant stand against slavery.
Emma's Folly
by Carolyn Brown Details
When her father insists that she marry a man she despises, Emma packs her bags and flees her family's Georgia plantation for Oklahoma. After stepping off the train in Gutherie and immediately attracting the attention of the town's sheriff, Emma does the only thing she can think of: she pretends to be the fiancee of the first man she sees, local farmer Jed Thomas.
First Comes Marriage
by Mary Balogh Details
Balogh introduces an extraordinary family-- the fiery, sensual Huxtables. Vanessa is a young widow who has her own reason for pursuing the most eligible bachelor in London. One that has nothing to do with love. Or does it?
Lavender Morning
by Jude Deveraux Details
Shunned by her late mother's privileged upper-crust circles after her handyman father marries a working-class second wife, Jocelyn Minton is befriended years later by a wealthy elderly woman who leaves Jocelyn her considerable estate.
Mine Till Midnight
by Lisa Kleypas Details
Elevated to the ranks of the aristocracy due to an inheritance, Amelia Hathaway is ill-prepared to deal with the intricacies of the "ton," especially her growing attraction to Cam Rohan, a man who dreams of returning to his gypsy roots.
Shadow Music
by Julie Garwood Details
Although Gabrielle, the last of her royal line, had been promised in marriage to a stranger by King John, she was in love with Colm McHugh, a fearsome warrior. Gabrielle is the keeper of a powerful secret that could plunge the highland kingdom into chaos. Even so, their love is so powerful that they risk their lives to stay together, even as hidden enemies and mounting danger come ever closer.
The Man from Stone Creek
by Linda Lael Miller Details
Ranger Sam O'Ballivan and Maddie Chancelor, the local postmistress, are two people determined never to risk falling in love, but eventually find out that sometimes it is worth the risk!
The Reluctant Suitor
by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss Details
For as long as she can remember, Lady Adriana Sutton has adored Colton Wyndham. As a young girl, she was hurt when he fled to join the army rather than submit to a betrothal contract. No longer the plain, thin tomboy Colton had spurned, she has blossomed into an uncommon beauty desired by nearly every eligible bachelor in the land. Yet the only man she desires is the decorated hero.
The River Knows
by Amanda Quick Details
The first kiss occurred in a dimly lit hallway on the upper floor of Elwin Hastings's grand house. Of course, Anthony Stalbridge couldn't possibly have had romantic intentions. The only thing he and Louisa Bryce have in common is a passionate interest in the private affairs of Mr. Hastings -- a prominent member of Society whom they both suspect of hiding terrible secrets. Now, brought together by their ruse, Anthony and Louisa are united in their efforts to find the truth.
Updated 12/10/2011
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