Jennifer Ashley, also writing as Ashley Gardner and Allyson James, is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of romances, mysteries, and mainstream fiction. Subgenres include historical mysteries, historical romance, paranormal romance, futuristic romance, and urban fantasy. Jennifer has won and been nominated for numerous RT BookReviews reviewers choice awards under all three names, and has finalled in and won the prestigious RITA contest, given by Romance Writers of America to honor the best romances of the year. She has penned and published more than thirty novels and a dozen novellas. When she's not writing (which is rare), she enjoys playing music, reading, hiking, and making dollhouse miniatures. See her websites: www.gardnermysteries.com; www.allysonjames.com; and www.jennifersromances.com for a list of all ther novels.
By Jennifer Ashley
Published: December 15, 2012.
(3.00 from 1 review)
The Mackenzies gather for a clan Christmas and Hogmanay in Scotland. In the chaos of preparations for the celebration--the first of Hart and Eleanor's married life--one of Ian's Ming bowls gets broken, and the family scrambles to save the day. Revisit the Mackenzies in this heartwarming Christmas tale. Book 4.5 of the New York Times bestselling Mackenzies / Highland Pleasures Series.
By Jennifer Ashley
Published: September 23, 2012.
Stormwalker Janet Begay, proprietor of the Crossroads Hotel, a place where the paranormal stop for a safe night’s rest, discovers the hard way that a slayer is targeting Ansel, a Nightwalker who’s a permanent resident. When Janet and her lover Mick save Ansel’s un-life, they find that powerful magical beings are willing to destroy everyone Janet cares about to get to Ansel and his secrets.
Spike, the champion wildcat fighter of Shiftertown, is astonished to discover he's fathered a cub. Myka, the sassy horse trainer who brings him the news isn't sure Spike will make the best dad in the world, and sparks fly when she decides to keep an eye on him and his cub.
Honoria Ardmore has a secret. Four years ago, the notorious pirate Christopher Raine, arrested and condemned for stealing a ship filled with gold, makes one last request of Honoria. She grants it, then Christopher is taken out to be hanged. Or was he? Christopher has cheated death and wants everything back--his crew, his treasure, and Honoria, the woman he loves.
Diana Worthing finds herself spirited away and questioned by James Ardmore, pirate hunter, because she possesses a secret that could lead to a deadly pirate James seeks. But when sparks fly, Ardmore pins her to the wall and asks her to sail away with him, and the temptation is great. James lets her go but the next year finds himself stranded at her home, at her mercy, and the sparks just as hot...
Alexandra Alastair, a respectable young widow, wonders if she dare add the new viscount next door to her list of potential husbands. It's rumored he was a pirate, but his sinful smile turns her inside out. When Alexandra overhears the viscount’s life being threatened, she rushes over in time to save him, and is pulled into the adventures of Grayson Finley, former pirate and terror of the seas.
Elizabeth Chapman is saved from an armed robber by a giant Kodiak bear who shifts into a large, well-muscled, and fully naked human male. Ronan, the Bear Shifter, takes her to Shiftertown for safety, but will only let Elizabeth leave if he becomes her 24/7 bodyguard. The trouble is, the sassy human Elizabeth is triggering Ronan's long-buried need to find himself a mate.
Alanna, sister to a Fae prince, returns to medieval Ireland to coerce a Shifter to craft an incredible sword. Niall O’Connell, wildcat Shifter and master sword maker, hates all Fae, but Alanna's heartbreaking story and beauty are difficult to resist. Together, she and Niall forge a sword that changes Shifter history, at the same time forging an unbreakable bond between their hearts.