Marcia Lynn McClure

Biography

Marcia Lynn McClure weaves her tales of love, life, laughter and adventure around those compelling, romantic moments which most appeal to a woman's romantic and loving heart. Gazing out her window into the surreal beauty of the New Mexico desert, she writes her stories inspired by the heat and sun, landscape and traditions of her surroundings. Blissful in the company of her wonderful husband, two sons, a daughter, son-in-law and grandson, Marcia continues to captivate readers with her own, unique and beloved stories.

Visit www.marcialynnmcclure.com for more information on Marcia Lynn McClure and her books, or contact her at marcialmcclure@cs.com.

Books by Marcia Lynn McClure:

A Better Reason to Fall in Love
A Crimson Frost
An Old-Fashioned Romance
Beneath the Honeysuckle Vine
Born for Thorton’s Sake
Daydreams
Desert Fire
Divine Deception
Dusty Britches
Kiss in the Dark
Kissing Cousins
Love Me
One Classic Latin Lover, Please
Romantic Vignettes – The Anthology of Premiere Novellas
Saphyre Snow
Shackles of Honor
Sudden Storms
Sweet Cherry Ray
Take a Walk With Me
The Chimney Sweep Charm
The Fragrance of Her Name
The Haunting of Autumn Lake
The Heavenly Surrender
The Highwayman of Tanglewood
The Light of the Lovers’ Moon
The Pirate Ruse
The Prairie Prince
The Rogue Knight
The Tide of the Mermaid Tears
The Time of Aspen Falls
The Touch of Sage
The Trove of the Passion Room
Untethered
The Visions of Ransom Lake
The Whispered Kiss
The Windswept Flame
To Echo the Past
Weathered Too Young

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Books

The Secret Bliss of Calliope Ipswich
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 71,380. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
“Oh! Do link arms with me, Calliope,” Blanche whispered, her brown eyes widening with apprehension. She took Calliope’s arm, tightly linking it with her own. “The old Mulholland house still gives me the willies every time I walk past it. I hate to think on what might have gone on inside. It’s truly terrifyin’!”
The Man of Her Dreams
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 46,940. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Libby smiled as she watched him drink from the mug of cocoa she’d prepared for him. It was all so exciting—the renovation, the hope of finding something hidden in the house that no one had ever found before, the fact that the handsome contractor would be in and out of her shop and her life for weeks to come.
A Good-Lookin' Man
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 42,940. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
"However, in an instant—in less than a breath or the bat of an eyelid—the elusive pepper spray hiding somewhere in her purse was all but forgotten. For standing before her—right there before her, not three feet away—was the best-looking, most gorgeous, handsomest man she had ever seen in all her life!
Midnight Masquerade
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 80,140. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
She was tired—oh so very, very tired. Never—not in all her life—had Evony Elorietta known such thoroughgoing fatigue. As she trudged out of the dark woods still veiled in the shadows of early sunrise, out across the expanse of cold, dew-drenched grass and onto the main road of the village, Evony wondered how she would ever endure a day that was only just beginning.
One Classic Latin Lover, Please
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
He was so close to her, so close she could smell the faint scent of him—of some masculine shower gel or cologne—and it was overwhelming to Tierney’s senses. She began to take a step back, but the man reached out, taking hold of her arm, pulling her close to him and into ballroom dance position. “I hear you tango,” he said. Tierney nodded and managed to whisper, “A little.”
The Bewitching of Amoretta Ipswich
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 83,250. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
The spirit of adventure and curiosity that dwelled within her bosom was passionate with excitement! It was obvious there was something wildly interesting inside the gristmill, and Amoretta silently swore to herself she would discover what it was no matter what. She promised herself that nothing short of torture could keep her from seeing what was inside now that her feet were set on the path.
Untethered
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 92,700. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
A man tethered by pain and guilt born of past tragedy, A young woman with the soul of a guardian angel, And an unspeakable evil about to be unleashed…
The McCall Trilogy
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,740. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
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Journey through generations of adventure and romance as three Marcia Lynn McClure favorites blend perfectly in The McCall Trilogy! The roundup begins with The Foundling (formerly released as Desert Fire). She opened her eyes and beheld, for the first time, the face of Jackson McCall… Posse up with the next generation of McCall heroes in To Echo the Past. Stripped of her heart’s hopes and ...
To Echo the Past
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,060. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
As her family abandoned the excitement of the city for the uneventful lifestyle of a small, western town, Brynn Clarkston’s worst fears were realized. Stripped of her heart’s hopes and dreams, Brynn knew true loneliness.
The Whispered Kiss
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
With the sea at its side, the beautiful township of Bostchelan was home to many—including the lovely Coquette de Bellamont, her three sisters, and beloved father. In Bostchelan, Coquette knew happiness, and as much contentment as a young woman whose heart had been broken years before could know.
The Trove of the Passion Room
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,320. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sharlamagne Dickens cherished her family, was intrigued by the past, adored antiques, and enjoyed working at the antique store owned by her parents. Her life, like most, had been touched by tragedy and loss, yet she was happy. Though her life was not void of romance, it was void of a certain emotional passion.
The Touch of Sage
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,460. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Following the death of her parents, Sage Willows had lovingly nurtured her younger sisters through childhood. She loved her sisters. She’d seen each one married, and was glad to see them settled and happy. Furthermore, she held no resentment at never having found a good man of her own to settle down with. Yet, regret is different than resentment—and far more haunting.
The Time of Aspen Falls
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,550. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
"Aspen Falls was happy. Her life was good. Blessed with a wonderful family and a loyal best friend—Aspen did know a measure of contentment. Still, to Aspen it seemed something was missing—something hovering just beyond her reach—something entirely satisfying that would ensure her happiness. Yet, she couldn’t consciously determine what the “something” was.
The Tide of the Mermaid Tears
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
She took two more steps and paused—squeezed her eyes tightly shut and listened. The gulls—the water—yet there was something else. She listened harder—concentrating on the unfamiliar sound. Instantly, her eyes popped open as she half expected to see a lingering mermaid on the sand, gasping for breath. Gasping—coughing! That was the unfamiliar sound.
The Heavenly Surrender
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,160. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
"Genieva Bankmans had willfully agreed to the arrangement. She had given her word and she would not dishonor it. But when she saw, for the first time, the man whose advertisement she had answered…she was desperately intimidated. The handsome and commanding Brevan McLean was not what she had expected. He was not the sort of man she had reconciled herself to marrying.
The Fragrance of Her Name
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,300. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Love, the miraculous, eternal bond which binds two souls together. Lauryn Kensington knew the depth of it. Since the day of her eighth birthday, she had lived the power of true love; witnessed it with her own heart. She had talked with it, learning not even time or death can vanquish it. The Captain taught her these truths. And she loved him all the more for it.
Take a Walk With Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,510. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
“Cozy!” her grandma called in a loud whisper. “I’m in the kitchen. Hurry!” Cozy frowned—her heart leapt as worry consumed her for a moment. Yet, as she hurried to the kitchen to find her grandma kneeling at the window that faced the new neighbors yard, and peering out with a pair of binoculars, she exhaled a sigh of relief. “Grandma! You’re still spying on him?” she giggled.
Sweet Cherry Ray
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,310. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Black Jack Haley and his band of outlaws spent a lot of time in the town of Blue Water. Drinking, gambling and keeping company with saloon girls, even the fact that retired Texas Ranger Arthur Ray lived nearby did nothing to discourage Black Jack and his boys from spending their time and stolen money in the small western town.
Sudden Storms
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Rivers Brighton was a wanderer—having nothing and belonging to no one. Still, by chance, Rivers found herself harboring for a time beneath the roof of the kind-hearted Jolee Gray, and her remarkably attractive, yet ever grumbling brother, Paxton. Jolee, had taken Rivers in, and Rivers had stayed.
Shackles of Honor
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,160. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Cassidy Shea’s life was nothing if not serene. Loving parents and a doting brother provided happiness and innocent hope in dreaming as life’s experience. Yes, life was blissful at her beloved home of Terrill. Still, for all its beauty and tranquility…ever there was something intangible and evasive lurking in the shadows.
Romantic Vignettes - The Anthology of Premiere Novellas
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,850. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
The Unobtainable One The child was strawberry-sweet and loving... but the man was forbidden fruit. Annette Jordan had accepted the unavoidable reality that she must toil as a governess to provide for herself. Thankfully, her charge was a joy—a vision of youthful beauty, owning a spirit of delight.
Love Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
She had always loved him... forever it seemed she had loved him. Yet, when so many others loved him, too--what hope did she have of owning his love in return? Jacey Whittaker couldn’t remember a time when she hadn’t loved Scott Pendleton—the boy next door. She couldn’t remember a time when Scott hadn’t been in her life—in her heart. Yet, Scott was every other girl’s dream, too.
Kissing Cousins
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
“It won’t change your life …” he said, his voice low and rich like a warm drink laced with molasses. “And it sure won’t be the best kiss you’ll ever have,” he added. Her body erupted into goose bumps as his thumb traveled slowly over her lower lip. “But I’ll try to make it worth your time…”
Kiss in the Dark
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,790. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
“Boston,” he mumbled. “I mean…Logan…he’s like the man of my dreams! Why would I blow it? What if…” Boston continued to babble. “Boston,” he said. The commanding sound of his voice caused Boston to cease in her prattling and look to him. “What?” she asked, somewhat grateful he’d interrupted her panic attack. he frowned and shook his head.
Divine Deception
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,530. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
"Life experience had harshly turned its cruel countenance on the young Fallon Ashby. Her father deceased and her mother suffering with a fatal disease, Fallon was given over to her uncle, Charles Ashby, until she would reach the age of independence. Abused, neglected, and disheartened, Fallon found herself suddenly blessed with unexpected liberation at the hand of the mysterious Trader Donavon.
Desert Fire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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She felt something on her face. It was cool, soothing, moist. Her throat burned and constricted and when she tried to swallow, she couldn’t. “Ma’am?” She heard the voice, but it seemed so far away. “Ma’am?” It came again, closer this time. “Can you hear me, ma’am?” A man’s voice, deep and stern. She attempted to speak, but found it impossible.
Daydreams
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sayler Christy knew chances were slim to none that any of her silly little daydreams would ever actually come true—especially any daydreams involving Mr. Booker, the new patient—the handsome, older patient convalescing in her grandfather’s rehabilitation center.
Born for Thorton’s Sake
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
He was the only man she had ever dreamed of belonging to... the only man she had ever wanted. Maria Castillo Holt…the only daughter of a valiant Lord and his Spanish beauty. Following the tragic deaths of her parents, Maria would find herself spirited away by conniving kindred in an endurance of neglect and misery.
Beneath the Honeysuckle Vine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,910. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Civil War—no one could flee from the nightmare of battle and the countless lives it devoured. Everyone had sacrificed—suffered profound misery and unimaginable loss. Vivianna Bartholomew was no exception. The war had torn her from her home—orphaned her. The merciless war seemed to take everything—even the man she loved.
An Old-Fashioned Romance
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,950. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Breck had always struggled with finding contentment in city life. She remembered visiting her uncle’s ranch as a child—the way she had always felt free—as if she could breathe better when away from the city. Breck figured she was that one child in every family who should have been born in a different era—but she hadn’t been.
A Better Reason to Fall in Love
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,530. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Tabby glanced up to see the sales and marketing analyst for the company, Jagger Brodie, walking-rather sauntering-toward the PR office. Without realizing it, a heavy sigh of something akin to longing escaped Tabby's lungs as she watched Jagger Brodie cross the main office space.
The Windswept Flame
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,300. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Broken—irreparably broken. The violent deaths of her father and the young man she’d been engaged to marry, had irrevocably broken Cedar Dale’s heart. Her mother’s heart had been broken, as well—shattered by the loss of her own true love.
The Highwayman of Tanglewood
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,860. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A chambermaid in the house of Tremeshton, Faris Shayhan well knew torment, despair, and trepidation. To Faris it seemed the future stretched long and desolate before her—as bleak and dark as a lonesome midnight path. Still, the moon oft casts hopeful luminosity to light one’s way.
Dusty Britches
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,380. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Angelina Hunter was seriously minded, and it was a good thing. Her father’s ranch needed a woman who could endure the strenuous work of ranch life.
The Rogue Knight
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
An aristocratic birthright and the luxurious comforts of profound wealth did nothing to comfort Fontaine Pratina following the death of her beloved parents.
The Prairie Prince
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,000. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
For Katie Matthews, life held no promise of true happiness. Life on the prairie was filled with hard labor, a brutal father, and the knowledge she would need to marry a man incapable of truly loving a woman.
The Light Of The Lovers Moon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,750. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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Violet Fynne was haunted—haunted by memory. It had been nearly ten years since her father had moved the family from the tiny town of Rattler Rock to the city of Albany , New York. Yet the pain and guilt in Violet’s heart was as fresh and as haunting as ever it had been.

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