This Heart of Mine

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 9780778316725
Release Date: 2015-03-31
Genre: Fiction

After serving time for a crime she did not commit, Phoenix Fuller returns to Whiskey Creek where she hopes to get to know her son, but meets resistance from her son's father, Riley Stinson, who doesn't trust her or want her in their son's life.

Discovering You

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 9781459294158
Release Date: 2016-06-01
Genre: Fiction

Can she ever trust another "bad boy"? India Sommers once had the perfect family—until an ex-boyfriend broke in and shot her husband. Not only did that cost her the man she loved, a respected heart surgeon and the father of her child, but she also feels responsible. Charlie died because of the people she hung out with before she had the strength to change her life. Just after moving to Whiskey Creek with her little girl, Cassia, to start over, she's learned that her ex-boyfriend's trial ended in a hung jury. He's getting out of jail; he could try to find her again. And that's not all that scares her. She's extremely attracted to her next-door neighbor, but Rod Amos is the handsome "bad boy" type that's given her so much trouble in the past. If she got involved with him, her in-laws would sue for custody of Cassia. India has to keep her distance from Rod—but the more she gets to know him, the more difficult that becomes.

A Winter Wedding

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 9780778318446
Release Date: 2015-10-27
Genre: Fiction

www.BrendaNovak.com One Christmas can change your life... Kyle Houseman believes he'll never find anyone he could love as much as Olivia Arnold, who's now married to his stepbrother. Not only did he lose her, he's been through one divorce and has no desire to go through another. He's determined to be extra careful about the next woman he gets involved with--which is why he fights his attraction to the beautiful stranger who rents his farmhouse for the Christmas holiday. Lourdes Bennett is a country music artist. She's only planning to stay in Whiskey Creek long enough to write the songs for her next album--the album that's going to put her back on top. Her dreams don't include settling in a town even smaller than the one she escaped. But as she comes to know Kyle, she begins to wonder if she'd be making a terrible mistake to leave him behind...

Brenda Novak Whiskey Creek Series Vol One

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 9781460383629
Release Date: 2015-03-16
Genre: Fiction

Come to Whiskey Creek, the heart of Gold Country! Join the many readers who’ve fallen in love with Whiskey Creek, the Northern California town created by New York Times bestselling author Brenda Novak. WHEN LIGHTNING STRIKES (the story that started it all) Gail DeMarco left Whiskey Creek to make a name for herself in Los Angeles. Her PR firm has a roster of A-list clients, including the sexy and unpredictable Simon O'Neal. But Simon, who's just been through a turbulent divorce, won't cooperate, so she drops him—and he retaliates by taking the rest of her clients with him. Desperate to save her company, Gail makes a deal with Simon. What he wants is custody of his son, but that's going to require a whole new image. He needs to marry some squeaky-clean girl like Gail, who'll drag him off to some small, obscure place like Whiskey Creek… WHEN SNOW FALLS After growing up in cheap motels, moving from town to town with her sister and mother, Cheyenne Christensen is grateful to be on her own. She's grateful, too, for the friends she found once her family settled in California. But she's troubled by the mystery of her earliest memories, most of which feature a smiling blonde woman. A woman who isn't her mother. She’s determined to find answers—but things get even more complicated when she lands right in the arms of Dylan Amos, oldest and baddest of the hell-raising Amos brothers. He's exactly the kind of guy she's sworn to avoid. But…maybe there's more to Dylan than she thought. Maybe letting him go would be a bigger mistake. WHEN SUMMER COMES One day, Callie Vanetta receives devastating news. She needs a liver transplant. But her doctors warn that, in her case, the chances of finding a compatible donor aren't good. Determined to spend whatever time she has left on her own terms, she keeps the diagnosis to herself and moves out to her late grandparents' farm. One night, a stranger comes knocking at her door. He's an attractive and mysterious drifter by the name of Levi McCloud, and he offers to trade work for shelter. Callie figures she doesn't have anything to lose. He needs a temporary place to stay; she needs an extra pair of hands. Then she realizes she does have something to lose—her heart. And…you're invited to a wedding in Whiskey Creek in this special bonus novella, WHEN WE TOUCH! Whiskey Creek—a town you’ll love! Find out why…

Every Waking Moment

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: HQN Books
ISBN: 9781488084782
Release Date: 2017-09-01
Genre: Fiction

“Get ready to cheer for Emma in this non-stop nail-biting adventure!”—Catherine Coulter, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Sometimes you have to risk it all… Emma Wright has finally escaped the dangerous man who's controlled her every move for the past six years. Taking her five-year-old son, she has fled across the country—seeking freedom, safety and a fresh start. But Max's father isn't giving them up so easily. Preston Holman understands the lengths a parent will go for his child. He's given up everything to pursue the man he believes killed his son. When Preston meets Emma, he wants nothing to do with her or the boy who reminds him so much of his own child. Yet he can't abandon them—and as he's drawn into the danger that surrounds them, Preston begins to wonder if he's finally found something to live for beyond revenge. Originally published in 2005

Dead Silence

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 9781460399750
Release Date: 2016-06-01
Genre: Fiction

New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Brenda Novak brings you a trilogy that Publishers Weekly called "a great read." Every town has its secrets—and Stillwater, Mississippi, has more than most! Starting with a murder almost twenty years ago… There's a body buried behind a Mississippi farmhouse Grace Montgomery knows who it is, and she knows why it happened. She was only thirteen the night it all went wrong. And now, like then, she has no choice but to keep her mouth shut. Grace left the town of Stillwater thirteen years ago, trying to forget, trying to make good. As an assistant D.A. in Jackson, she's finally achieved the success that was supposed to change her life. But it hasn't—so she's come back to confront her own history. Which means returning to the farmhouse now owned by her brother and facing the people of Stillwater, a number of whom suspect the truth. Widower Kennedy Archer is one of those people. He's running for mayor and needs to stay as far away from Grace as possible. And yet…she's an enigma he can't resist. Even though her enemies are close to finding out what really happened—and that could ruin them both.

Home to You

Author: Robyn Carr
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 9781460309445
Release Date: 2017-02-01
Genre: Fiction

Now together in one volume, the first books that started two fan-favorite series! Virgin River by Robyn Carr When recently widowed Melinda Monroe answers an ad for a midwife/nurse practitioner in the remote mountain town of Virgin River, her high hopes for a fresh start are dashed within an hour of arriving. The cabin is a dump, the roads are treacherous and the local doctor wants nothing to do with her. Mel decides to leave town the following morning, but a tiny baby, abandoned on a front porch, changes her plans…and former marine Jack Sheridan cements them into place. When Lightning Strikes by Brenda Novak Gail DeMarco's PR firm handles a roster of clients, including sexy and unpredictable Simon O'Neal. But recently divorced Simon is so busy self-destructing he won't listen to anything she says. She drops him from her list—and he retaliates by taking the rest of her clients with him. Desperate to save her company, Gail reluctantly humbles herself by making a deal with Simon. But her reluctance isn't because he's hard to like—it's because he's too hard not to love.

Trust Me

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 9781488029615
Release Date: 2017-01-13
Genre: Fiction

Trust Me by Brenda Novak The Last Stand (Book 1) This classic story of romantic suspense by New York Times bestselling author Brenda Novak “generates genuine thrills.” (Publishers Weekly) Four years ago, Skye Kellerman was attacked in her own bed. She managed to fend off her knife-wielding assailant, but the trauma changed everything about her life. As a result of that night, she joined two friends—also survivors—in starting The Last Stand, an organization to help victims of crime. But now, her would-be rapist is getting out of prison. Skye knows that Dr. Oliver Burke hasn't forgotten that her testimony cost him his reputation—and his freedom. Sacramento detective David Willis, who investigated her case, believes Burke is a clear and present danger—and guilty of at least two unsolved murders. And now Burke is free to terrorize Skye again. Unless David can stop him. Unless Skye can fight back. Because Oliver Burke has every intention of finishing what he started. And that's a promise. Trust me. Originally published in 2008

Right Where We Belong

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 9781460398883
Release Date: 2017-11-01
Genre: Fiction

New York Times bestselling author Brenda Novak returns to Silver Springs with a moving story about rebuilding your life when you've got nothing left to lose Savanna Gray needs a do-over. Her "perfect" life unraveled when, to her absolute shock, her husband was arrested for attacking three women. With her divorce settled, she takes her two children home to Silver Springs to seek refuge between the walls of the farmhouse where she was born. It needs a little TLC, but she's eager to take control of something. Gavin Turner understands the struggle of starting over. Abandoned at a gas station when he was five, it wasn't until he landed at New Horizons Boys Ranch as a teen that he finally found some peace. He steps up when Savanna needs help fixing things—even when those things go beyond the farmhouse. Despite an escalating attraction to Gavin, Savanna resolves to keep her distance. She trusted her ex, who had a similarly tragic background, and is unwilling to repeat her past mistakes. But it's hard to resist a man whose heart is as capable as his hands.

K ss mich wenn du kannst

Author: Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Publisher: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783641107574
Release Date: 2013-01-31
Genre: Fiction

Dieser Kerl ist einfach unausstehlich! Noch nie hat Annabelle Granger jemand so wütend gemacht wie der arrogante Sportagent Heath Champion. Aber er ist nun einmal Klient ihrer kleinen Partnervermittlung und daher präsentiert Annabelle ihm eine perfekte Braut nach der anderen. Ohne Erfolg, denn Heath hat längst entdeckt, welche Frau sein Herz wirklich zum Schwingen bringt. Und die ist weniger perfekt, als vielmehr ziemlich streitlustig – und sexy. Doch sein stadtbekannter Flirtfaktor und sein ungewöhnlich hoher Kussquotient beeindrucken Annabelle nicht im Geringsten. Kurz entschlossen greift Heath zum letzten aller Mittel – er trifft sich mit Annabelles ungewöhnlicher Familie ...

Together for Christmas

Author: Debbie Macomber
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 9781460341605
Release Date: 2014-11-01
Genre: Fiction

This Christmas, visit four of your favorite towns, created by four of your favorite authors! Listen to some of the stories people tell at Christmas… 5-B Poppy Lane by Debbie Macomber In Cedar Cove, Washington, you'll meet Helen Shelton, her granddaughter Ruth and Ruth's husband, Paul. You'll find out how Ruth and Paul met—and you'll learn about Helen's breathtaking adventures during the Second World War. When We Touch by Brenda Novak Whiskey Creek, California, the site of a Victorian Days Christmas celebration, is where you'll find out how Noelle stole Olivia's fiancé, Kyle, and what happened next! But is there any chance the sisters can reconcile, especially at Christmas, the time of forgiveness and peace? Welcome to Icicle Falls by Sheila Roberts Come to Icicle Falls, Washington, for a Christmas cookie exchange at Muriel Sterling's house. Hear about the summer Muriel fell in love with a handsome stranger. Her dad expected her to take over Sweet Dreams, the family's chocolate company, but Muriel had sweet dreams of her own… Starstruck by RaeAnne Thayne And in Cold Creek, Idaho, visit with former Hollywood stuntman Justin Hartford, his daughter, Ruby, and wife, Ashley. Ruby and her friends love the story of how her dad and her new mom met! There's something special about sharing our memories when we're together for Christmas!

Harlequin Dari Lubuk Hati This Heart Of Mine

Author: Brenda Novak
Publisher: Gramedia Pustaka Utama
ISBN: 9786020334844
Release Date: 2016-10-24
Genre: Fiction

Memiliki ibu yang selalu sinis memandang hidup membuat masa kecil Phoenix Fuller tidak bahagia. Namun ketika Riley Stinson yang populer dan tampan menjadi pacarnya, Phoenix akhirnya punya sesuatu untuk dibanggakan. Ia pun berusaha keras agar tidak kehilangan Riley, apalagi begitu sadar dirinya hamil. Ketika Riley mencampakkannya, Phoenix bersikap agresif. Meski begitu, bukan ia yang menabrak pacar baru Riley. Sayang, Phoenix tak bisa membuktikannya. Belasan tahun mendekam di penjara, Phoenix akhirnya dibebaskan. Ia pun kembali ke Whiskey Creek untuk mengenal lebih dekat anaknya yang dibesarkan Riley. Sebenarnya Riley tak memercayai Phoenix, tapi tekad dan ketegaran hati Phoenix perlahan meruntuhkan tembok Riley. Terlebih ketika kebencian segelintir warga kota berisiko mengancam nyawa Phoenix. Akankah Riley diam saja atau memberi Phoenix kesempatan kedua?

milk and honey milch und honig

Author: Rupi Kaur
Publisher: Lago
ISBN: 9783957620880
Release Date: 2017-04-10
Genre: Fiction

Überleben ist das große Thema von milk and honey - milch und honig. Die lyrischen und prosaischen Texte im Mega-Bestseller aus den USA drehen sich um die Erfahrungen, die Frauen mit Gewalt, Verlust, Missbrauch, Liebe und Feminismus gemacht haben. Jedes der vier Kapitel dient einem anderen Zweck, beschäftigt sich mit einem anderen Schmerz, heilt eine andere Wunde. milk and honey - milch und honig führt seine Leser durch die bittersten Momente im Leben einer Frau und gibt Trost. Denn Trost lässt sich überall finden, wenn man es nur zulässt.

Drei K sse f r Aschenbr del

Author: Susan Mallery
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9783956493706
Release Date: 2014-11-10
Genre: Fiction

Weihnachtszeit in Fool’s Gold: Eine weiße Decke liegt über der Welt, köstliche Düfte erfüllen die Luft, und melodisch ertönt "Stille Nacht" ... Einfach grässlich, findet Evie Stryker! Nur ihrer Familie zuliebe ist sie in die Stadt gekommen, um sich von einer Verletzung zu erholen, die ihre Karriere als Tänzerin zerstören kann. Um sich nicht mit ihrer nervigen Verwandtschaft beschäftigen zu müssen, stimmt Evie zu, die Tänzer für das Weihnachtsfestival zu trainieren. Dass Proben dafür unerlässlich sind, muss Dante Jefferson, dessen Büro direkt unter dem Tanzstudio liegt, eben akzeptieren! Der Anwalt würde das Getrampel über seinem Kopf am liebsten gerichtlich verbieten lassen. Wenn es nach Evie ginge, könnte er sie auch gleich noch zwingen, einen Mindestabstand zu ihm einzuhalten. Denn jedes Mal wenn sie in seiner Nähe ist, schimmern die Weihnachtslichter ein kleines bisschen heller ...