Cate Masters

Biography

Cate Masters has made beautiful central Pennsylvania her home for the past 20 years, but she’ll always be a Jersey girl at heart. A lover of all great writing, she aspires to entertain and enthrall with her own stories. Most days, she can be found in her lair, concocting a magical brew of contemporary, historical, fantasy/paranormal stories with her cat Chairman Maiow and dog Lily as company. Look for her at http://catemasters.blogspot.com, Facebook, Goodreads and in strange nooks and far-flung corners of the web.

Where to find Cate Masters online


Books

Surfacing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
AJ Dillon is trouble. His indie band's failed, and Grandpa is the one who'll take him in. Grandpa says real mermaids exist. AJ doesn’t believe – until he meets Cassiopeia. But greedy Chaz threatens to kill them if AJ doesn't go along with his plan to make a fortune with a real mermaid show. Can AJ save Cassie, even if it means losing her? 2009 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award semi-finalist
Ground Rules
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Christmas fantasy romance Luke, newly promoted to Watcher Angel, has been watching one human too closely—Alice. Unfortunately, she’s his latest assignment. Good thing the ground rules forbid getting involved with a human. As they try to restore Christmas cheer to another, Luke brings Alice more than inspiration. reawakens her heart. Can she convince him to break the ground rules and stay?
Romancing the Hero
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Jody Feather’s tired of only writing about romance. Jake Emerson to the rescue... A man claiming to be Jake Emerson is everything Jody imagined her hero to be. Bonus—he brings out her forgotten flirty side, and makes her feel worthy of love again. She stops doubting his story, but does believing in Jake mean she’s lost her sanity? Or will it mean losing him for real?
Angels, Sinners and Madmen
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,660. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Historical adventure romance. Journey to 1850s Key West, Florida, during the heyday of the wreckers. Reviewers called it “enchanting,” adding “I loved it and applaud Cate for creating a time in the past that seems so real in this book.” And: “You will not want to put this gripping story down until you have read every single word of it.”
In the Midnight Hour
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Buried things have a bad habit of resurfacing, often when Josie least wants to deal with them. Will trusting a dead man unleash a legion of vicious spirits upon the earth? Trick or treat never held such deadly consequences. Will Gettysburg become a ghost town for real?
Design for Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Three years earlier, art teacher Mike Hunter criticized Becca Lyndon's work. When he substitutes in Becca’s night class, she’s surprised to see him again. And even more surprised when he invites her out. When her trust in him wavers, she’s determined not to let the design for her life unravel again. She learns that one door might close, but another can open—and lead to unexpected opportunities.
Wilderness Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A EPIC 2011 finalist, Wilderness Girl garnered top ratings from reviewers. Dana wonders why so many people find The Great Outdoors so great until she meets Hank — six feet of tanned muscle, wrapped in a faded black T-shirt. He invites her to his favorite camping spot and their weekend feels like a fantasy. Will her high-tech lifestyle clash with his low-tech one?
Picture This
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,270. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
2011 EPIC finalist - Contemporary romantic women's fiction A year ago, Ben Taylor’s kiss left reporter Sydney Welles stranded in Bad Date Hell. Ben Taylor’s life, teetering on ruin, fell apart after kissing Sydney. Both pretend to forget, but neither can. All they do is picture themselves in the other’s arms. Will Sydney still want to once she learns Ben’s secret?
Clio's Choice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Clio’s honeymoon with Jon is paradise – until they return home, and Jon’s new client, Dion, usurps his time. The more she’s near Dion, the more she forgets who she is. What – and who – she really wants. When Jon disappears, she learns Dion’s true identity, and must make the most difficult choice – a decision pending for centuries. Can she stay true to Jon, and to herself?
Soul for Sale
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Selling your soul high-tech style can still have catastrophic consequences.
Writing Off the Past
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Krista’s perfect happiness bubble bursts when Ethan tells her goodbye, but setting her emotions on paper helps her redefine herself – with Todd’s help. When Ethan comes back, wanting his share of book profits, Krista’s finally ready to take a chance with Todd – but is it too late?
The Duende and the Muse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Melinda the Muse is frustrated with her student. He isn't writing much these days. At the annual MuseFest, held in a fantastically colorful cloud, she hopes to get new ideas to inspire him. When Devon the duende shows up, is he there to steal her student, or her heart?
Seventh Heaven
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lilah’s hungup on James. But he’s had his ticket punched for Vietnam. Lilah makes him a lucky leather-string choker using a silver ankh--the Egyptian symbol of eternity. James is skeptical about its lucky charms, but warms to her again. He comes home from Vietnam changed, in more ways than one. Can Lilah show him that her love is all the luck he needs?
Going with Gravity
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Adult
Publicist Allison Morris plans her own life – what’s left of it – around the life of her boss Michelle McCarter, the ex-wife of a famous rock star. At the airport, she meets Wes Hamilton, a six-foot-three sun-bleached blond whose blue eyes and dazzling smile rekindle her fizzled-out sizzle. But can can Allison learn to stop planning and go with gravity?

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