CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE

The Osprey cruise ship is in trouble. Can Ellie Masters and Andy Smith solve the problem? When they join the ship in New Zealand they soon discover that it’s going to be hard work all the way to Australia.

 

Not that either of them intend to let long hours get in the way of their blossoming love affair...until Ellie develops feet of clay..or is it Andy who is the problem? Is he really who he says he is? 

Arabella knows her plan to save her family’s century old jewelry business doesn’t stand a chance without Luca Enzio, she just wishes he wasn’t helping her because her grandfather asked him to but because he wants to. For his part Luca can’t remember when he was so turned on by a woman and he doesn’t like it one little bit. Apart from being way too young, Arabella is the granddaughter of a client whose relationship with his family is complicated. The right thing to do would be to walk away but his heart has other ideas.

 

In a rut, and with her love life at an all time low, Claire Harris joins a dating agency. The experience convinces her that there are only frogs in the dating pool until she meets enigmatic American, Daniel Marchant. Unfortunately, his brother has set him up, and Daniel is not interested in dating anyone at all. He is looking for someone to work in his conservation research company though, and when he discovers that Claire has the skills he needs, he offers her a dream job in Florida.  

 

Maggie Silver intends to put as much space as possible between herself and her family just as soon as her parent’s ruby wedding celebrations are over. She is fed up with their constant advice and her never-ending babysitting duties.  Then Ruairi O’Connor turns up and suddenly everything becomes a lot more complicated.  As for Ruairi, now is not the time to fall in love, especially with Maggie. Until now he’s thought of her as a child so why has he suddenly discovered she is very grown up indeed and the only thing he wants to do is kiss her.

When Kerry Farrow falls for star player Pierce Simon, she joins him on the international tennis circuit. She doesn’t care that he isn’t ready to settle down. In her experience happy families are a myth anyway. Then she discovers she’s pregnant and her world falls apart. Two years later, a single mother of twins, she is just about coping when Pierce comes back into her life and, discovering the children are his, gives her an ultimatum: either marry him or  fight for the children through the courts.

 

Emotionally bruised by the end of a relationship, Alex Moyer hopes a contract to redesign  a hotel in Tenerife will be a new start. Matt Anderson, the hotel's owner, has emotional problems of his own, so when she starts to melt the ice around his heart, he tries to ignore it. This proves difficult when he has to constantly rescue the suddenly accident-prone Alex, including saving her from the clutches of smoothy Francesco Pascual who is dating her as part of his plan to make the hotel  fail. Can they foil him? And if they succeed, well, Alex will have to return to London anyway ... won't she?

FAMILY SAGA ROMANCE

When musician Marcus Lewis buys the farmhouse close to Jodie’ Eriksson's riding school he doesn’t know whether to be amused or irritated by her angry reaction to his plans. Then her sister Izzie visits him and makes things a whole lot worse…or is it better…because now he has an excuse to see Jodie again. Although it’s not exactly a meeting of minds, they do discover they have one thing in common; they both believe they know what’s best for Izzie, and for Marcus' son Luke. But they’re wrong. The children they are protecting need to be set free. It’s Jodie and Marcus who have the problem; but can two broken hearts make one whole one? 

International super-stardom is more than Izzie ever expected to achieve so why isn’t she happy? 

Jack Corley thought he had escaped his heritage until a family tragedy brought him home to deal with debts, squabbles and a crumbling ancestral home.

Will they find a way to resolve their problems and achieve the peace and happiness they both crave, or will pride and money get in the way?

Katy was used to losing things. First she’d lost her childhood home, then her career and reputation, and finally, and most dreadfully, her identity, so she knew she should be used to it. She wasn’t though and she couldn’t bear the thought of having to leave her job and start over, not now she was beginning to make a new life for herself. On the other hand she wasn’t prepared to play second fiddle to her boss’s girlfriend. Thank goodness she’d found out what he was really like before it was too late.

TIME TRAVEL ROMANCE

Rachel has a husband who adores her, a beautiful baby daughter, and an extended family she can rely on, so why isn’t she happy? She doesn’t know and nor do the people who love her. Only Rose understands but she is trapped in another century. To help Rachel she has to breach the boundaries of time itself as well as risk exposing the truth of her own past. When echoes from that past begin to affect other people in the village of Mapleby, things suddenly become a lot more complicated. Can Rachel put things right without giving away Rose’s secret?

RETRO ROMANCE

Originally published in the 1980s and now in their 3rd edition

Dominic is the designer but Samantha is the real force behind Dominic Blair Fashions. Cool and efficient, she has a calculator for a heart and ambition for a bedfellow, so when famous photographer Jonathan Aitken is assigned to cover their Hollywood Collection  she is thrilled, until she meets him and decides he will  be impossible to work with. Making his own snap judgement about her Jonathan sets them on a collision course they can only avoid if they agree to an armed truce until after the fashion show. What will happen then is anyone’s guess….

Managing her brother's run-down wine bar in the evening and working in her own flower shop during the day is more than Sarah can cope with, so when the owner of the biggest hotel in town offers to buy it, she hopes her troubles will soon be over. Unfortunately they are only just beginning. Working too hard, while trying to pacify her disgruntled boyfriend, she is too tired to think straight as she lurches from one catastrophe to the next. Even worse is the fact that Sean Marlow, with his Viking warrior beard and piercing blue eyes, always seems to be at the bottom of them.

Holly is struggling to pick up the pieces of her shattered life when she is offered the chance to travel to Moscow to research a new book. That she will also have to look after Dirk Van Allen’s five-year-old son, Peter, seems a small price to pay until she meets him and his father. Locked into a mutually miserable world they both make her life difficult. Determined to find a way into Peter’s stony little heart, Holly decides that softening his father’s attitude towards her might help. It is only when Dirk starts to play her at her own game that she realizes she is way out of her depth.

Most girls would jump at the opportunity to model a new cosmetics line, but not Lisa. The last thing she wants is to be the ‘face’ of Golden Girl, until she learns it’s the only way she can save the career of the man she loves. 

All too soon she finds herself sucked into a web of jealousy and suspicion that threatens to tear her apart. Only the final wishes of a dying man give her the strength to continue, and by continuing she discovers she can do far more than she ever imagined.

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