Celebrate Father’s Day with These Swoon-Worthy Dads
by Karen Green
There’s nothing sexier than a man who values his family, and these swoon-worthy dads are no exception.
Dedicated and protective, these are the men that step up, step in and do what needs to be done…for the kids, of course. From the single dads to the dads-to-be, this is the time of year to pay tribute to the fathers of romance; to the men whose genes look as good as their jeans, and who give new meaning to the phrase dad bod.
The Rancher’s Surprise Baby (Blue Falls, Texas) by Trish Milburn
Mandy Richardson has always wanted a husband and lots of kids. She knows Ben Hartley isn’t a forever kind of guy, but one night their relationship blossoms into more, and soon Mandy discovers she’s pregnant. When Mandy tells him he’s going to be a dad, he worries he won’t measure up. After all, his own father was far from a role model. But he’s fallen hard for Mandy, and now it’s up to him to prove he’s a better man—a stronger man—than he thought.
Branded as Trouble (A Wrangler’s Creek Novel) by Delores Fossen
When his son’s mother skipped town after the birth, Roman decided to do the same, baby Tate in tow, hoping for a fresh start. Now Roman fears his teenage son is following in his wayward footsteps, so he returns home to Wrangler’s Creek, aiming to set him straight. It’s there he encounters Mila Banchini, the good-girl opposite of Roman who’s had a crush on him since childhood. But if falling for Mila is such a bad idea, why does everything about holding her feel so right?
Their Double Baby Gift by Louisa Heaton
Widower Major Matt Galloway came to London Grace Hospital for his tiny daughter. But he finds himself facing a barrel of emotions on meeting beautiful Dr. Brooke Bailey—his late wife’s best friend and single mother to her own baby girl. Brooke can’t believe Matt is her new boss. But the feelings she has for him are even more troublesome. Brooke swore she would raise her baby alone, but loving Matt melts her heart and Brooke starts to hope… Could they really make one big happy family after all?
A Second Chance for the Single Dad (Matchmaking Mamas) by Marie Ferrarella
Ever since her mother died, nurse practitioner Kayley Quartermain has been searching for somewhere to belong. Thankfully, her matchmaking godmother offers a solution: a career match—and hopefully a romantic one, too—assisting recently widowed Dr. Luke Dolan at his clinic. Still adjusting to life as a single dad, Luke is reluctant to accept Kayley’s help. Sure, she’s great at her job, and five-year-old Lily adores her, but Lily’s sake, he needs to be careful about whom he lets in. But with Kayley fitting in so perfectly as they rebuild their lives, could she be the one piece they’ve been missing?
The Dad Next Door (Family Blessings) by Stephanie Dees
Lawman Joe Sheehan is desperate to bond with the daughter he’s just discovered he has. But as a virtual stranger to twelve-year-old Amelia, the task seems impossible. Until Claire Conley moves to town. A social worker renovating a mansion into a foster home, Claire is the first person to get through to Amelia. Falling for the single dad was not on Claire’s to-do list. But with Joe and Amelia around, the house finally starts to feel like home. Claire’s ready to fight to convince Joe that together they’ve done more than fix a house…they’ve built a family.
Montana Cowboy’s Baby (Big Sky Country) by Linda Ford
Conner Marshall knows the baby on the doorstep isn’t his—despite what the note says—but little Ellie needs a protector…and urgent medical care. Turning to the doctor’s daughter and capable assistant, Kate Baker, for help, he keeps the truth to himself. Why should he care if Kate believes the worst of him? The wary rancher can’t afford feelings for a woman who’ll soon be moving east for medical school. But the littlest matchmakers can sometimes make the biggest dreams come true…
The Cowboy’s Baby Blessing (Cowboy Country) by Deb Kastner
Rachel Perez needs a handyman to spruce up her in-home day care. So when she “wins” ex-soldier Seth Howell in a bachelor auction, she’s glad he can swing a hammer. But when freewheeling Seth suddenly inherits a two-year-old and a sprawling ranch, he’s got to grow up fast. Seth admires Rachel’s kindness and easy way with kids, so he seeks her help in finding his footing as a father. And single mom Rachel sees how determined Seth is to do right by little Caden. Between his toddler and her teenager, they’ve got plenty of responsibilities. Finding time for love seems out of the question—but soon they’re forging a new family…together.
The Ten-Day Baby Takeover (Billionaires and Babies) by Karen Booth
One look into his infant son’s trusting blue gaze and Aiden Langford knows his wild, carefree days are over. If only he can get Sarah Daltrey, his son’s temporary guardian, to give him daddy lessons… Certainly the softhearted entrepreneur will agree to his ten-day proposal to stay as the nanny. Being in the handsome tycoon’s arms puts up Sarah’s emotional defenses even as her body begs her to let go. But being a babysitter with benefits isn’t on her agenda—especially for a father and son who might steal her heart…
Which of these men would you like to celebrate Father’s Day with? Let us know in the comments!