October 2016 New Releases
Do you feel a chill in the air? Worried about monsters around every corner? Protect yourself from things that go bump in the night with amazing reads! You’ll love these books, including new releases from Robyn Carr, Brenda Jackson, Abby Green and more!
The Life She Wants by Robyn Carr
In the aftermath of her financier husband’s suicide, Emma Shay Compton’s dream life is shattered. Richard Compton stole his clients’ life savings to fund a lavish life in New York City and, Emma bears the burden of her husband’s crimes. Only one friend stands by her, who encourages her to come home to Sonoma County. But Sonoma is full of unhappy memories, too. And people she’d rather not face, especially Riley Kerrigan.
Darkest Journey by Heather Graham
Charlene “Charlie” Moreau is back in St. Francisville, Louisiana, to work on a movie. One night, she stumbles across the body of a Civil War reenactor and Charlie is shocked to learn that her father is a suspect. Meanwhile, Ethan Delaney, new to the FBI’s Krewe of Hunters, is brought in on the case. He and Charlie have a history of their own, dating back to when he rescued her from a graveyard—led there by a Confederate ghost!
Snowfall on Haven Point by RaeAnne Thayne
It’s been two rough years since Andrea Montgomery lost her husband, and all she wants is for her children to enjoy their first Christmas in Haven Point. But then Andie’s friend asks a favor—to keep an eye on her brother, Sheriff Marshall Bailey, who’s recovering from a hit and run. Andie will do anything for Wyn, even park her own misgivings to check on her grouchy, wounded bear of a brother.
Honor Bound by BJ Daniels
Ainsley Hamilton has always been the responsible one of the family. As the oldest daughter of presidential candidate Buckmaster Hamilton, she’s also a potential target. For months she’s sensed someone following her. When an expedition to scout locations for a commercial takes a terrifying turn, she’s rescued by a natural-born cowboy who tempts the good girl to finally let loose.
Christmas in Mustang Creek by Linda Lael Miller
Growing up in Mustang Creek, Wyoming, Charlotte Morgan couldn’t wait to escape to the big city. But with a job she doesn’t love and a sense of loneliness she can’t shake, life in New York is less fabulous than she’d like to admit—especially now that veterinarian Jaxon Locke has left town.
Harbor Lights by Sherryl Woods
Struggling in his role as a newly single father, former army medic Kevin O’Brien moves home to Chesapeake Shores. He wants a haven for himself and his toddler son, surrounded by the family he knows he can count on, and a future that’s nothing like his past. But Kevin is suddenly facing a risk he hadn’t anticipated, in the form of Main Street bookseller Shanna Carlyle.
Married for the Tycoon’s Empire by Abby Green
Ben Carter’s reputation has been savaged by a shocking press exposé and there’s only one way to save both it and his latest business venture: with a gold ring. In Julianna Ford—daughter of his European rival—Ben’s found the perfect candidate…until she says no. No one refuses Ben Carter, not least of all this beautiful and beguiling English society princess.
The Rancher Returns by Brenda Jackson
Returning from active duty to find his ranch being dug up by a beautiful stranger isn’t the homecoming navy SEAL Gavin Blake expected. Layla Harris is convinced there’s buried treasure on his land. But the only treasure this wealthy rancher wants to uncover is the professor’s secret desires! When Layla unearths family secrets—and mysterious threats—he vows to do whatever it takes to protect her. Even as her revelations change everything…
A Countess for Christmas by Christy McKellen
Emma Carmichael is shocked when she sees who she’s waitressing for at a lavish party—Jack Westwood, the new Earl of Redminster. Her new life comes crashing down when Jack announces to the world that they’re married! Jack has never forgotten his first love despite the tragedy that tore them apart. When the paparazzi cameras intrude, he proposes they live as man and wife until the fuss dies down.
Western Christmas Proposals by Carla Kelly, Kelly Boyce and Carol Arens
A ring, a kiss, and a Christmas wish.
Enjoy three delicious seasonal stories. This collection features:
CHRISTMAS DANCE WITH THE RANCHER by Carla Kelly
CHRISTMAS IN SALVATION FALLS by Kelly Boyce
THE SHERIFF’S CHRISTMAS PROPOSAL by Carol Arens
Navy SEAL to Die For by Elle James
When their plane crash-lands in an alligator-infested Mississippi bayou, Navy SEAL Quentin “Loverboy” Lovett is grateful to be alive. But gratitude quickly turns to rescue when the SEAL must dive into the murky waters to save Stealth Operations Specialist Becca Smith. Becca and Quentin discover an unquenchable attraction they never expected to grow…or last. But first, they must survive.
Operation Cowboy Daddy by Carla Cassidy
When a baby is abandoned on his doorstep, cowboy Tony Nakni is blindsided. He never wanted to be a father, but his ex-girlfriend is on the run and tells Tony he’s the only person she trusts to keep little Joey safe. Struggling with the infant, Tony turns to caring Mary Redwing for help. Lovely Mary agrees to help care for the child, but a shared desire simmering between her and Tony soon intensifies the arrangement.
The Senator’s Daughter by Sophia Sasson
Political science professor Kat Driscoll will not be “handled” by anyone. Certainly not by Alex Santiago, the suave, savvy and handsome campaign manager for Senator Roberts, the man recently revealed to be her father. Alex clearly sees the sudden revelation of his candidate’s long-lost daughter as an unfortunate glitch in their race for reelection. One that needs to be carefully spun and managed. But Kat isn’t about to play along, or comply with Alex’s ridiculous attempts to make her more media friendly. He’ll have to deal with the real Kat. And maybe, in the process, she can discover the real Alex…
The Rancher’s Prospect by Callie Endicott
Running his family’s ranch has always been Josh McGregor’s dream. Dealing with his feisty grandfather, however, is not. Josh is struggling to maintain control, and ranch manager Tara Livingston doesn’t help. The only thing they agree on is ignoring the attraction between them. When Tara takes his grandfather on a treasure-hunting trip to the mountains, Josh has no choice but to go along. They may not find jewels, but they could come back with something even more valuable…
Something in Between by Melissa de la Cruz
Jasmine de los Santos has always done what’s expected of her. Pretty and popular, she’s studied hard, made her Filipino immigrant parents proud and is ready to reap the rewards in the form of a full college scholarship. And then everything shatters. A national scholar award invitation compels her parents to reveal the truth: their visas expired years ago. Her entire family is illegal. That means no scholarships, maybe no college at all and the very real threat of deportation.
Don’t Lie to Me by Amber Bardan
A fling with her best friend’s reclusive business partner should’ve been harmless. But nothing about Avner is remotely harmless. Soon, Avner has infiltrated Emma’s personal life, stalled her career and nearly destroyed everything she’s worked for—all in the name of protection. Desperate and heartbroken, drawn into a secret criminal underworld in her quest for understanding, Emma discovers the truth: Avner’s secrets are far more devastating than his lies.