When Candace Alexander arrives in Bandera Texas, she’s there to visit an old friend, not find a boyfriend, but the moment she sets eyes on Joshua Young, she decides she wants to experience everything cowboy including anything and everything he can provide.
Jeremiah Young has been Callie Lewis’s full-on crush from the time she was a freshman in high school and he tutored her in Math, now they are both grown ups trying to find their way in the world. Can she convince herself he is her Forever Kind of Cowboy before he walks away?
Betrayed by the one heart she thought she could call her own, all because he cheated. Elizabeth Weston didn't know who to believe anymore. The masked stranger she met at the ball several months ago, disappeared from her life like a thief in the night. Her "fiancé" tossed her love away like yesterdays news. Now she's back home to lick her wounds and start over.
Delaney Dunn likes working on cars—anything with an engine really, much to the chagrin of some who can't put aside her choice of jobs to realize there is a real woman beneath those coveralls. When ex-boyfriend Jake Monroe comes back to town, Delaney must face the feelings she buried five years ago.
Emma Weston, tomboy and small town Montana girl from hole in the wall Red Rock. Nothin' ever happens here except tumbleweeds catching on Rancher Adam's fence and shortin' out the electrical so the cattle escape, new wildflowers painting the prairie with a burst of color or an occasional rodeo accident to liven things up.
Peyton Matthews has lived through years of emotional abuse at the hands of her ex. She’s started a new life in Bandera, Texas working as a bartender at The Dusty Boot, but she gets all gooey inside when she meets the gaze of one of the sexy Young triplets. Jason’s hot body jacks her libido up to full on furnace mode with nothing more than a look and a crook of his finger.
Military romance can come in as many flavors as ice cream. Call of Duty, a military romance anthology from Secret Cravings Publishing, offers five different flavors of military romance with stories from five different authors.
HOT AND SPICY VALENTINE – Sable Hunter
Seth Walker is man-candy – tall dark and handsome – a man of few words. As the boss and owner of Beaucoup, which grows Louisiana’s famed hot and spicy peppers; Seth doesn’t advertise that he stutters when he speaks. But when he sees the delectable Riley Jacobs being harassed by a local bully, he doesn’t hesitate to voice his displeasure.
Paige Tyler didn’t want to be the preacher’s daughter anymore. She wanted freedom to live her own life, do what she wanted and find the man of her dreams. What she didn’t expect to find was that man drunk off his ass and needing her assistance to handle three guys wanting to beat him up in a bar fight.
Do opposites really attract? Can a cowboy with a wounded heart be the answer to her prayers?
Jeffery Young is tired of women and their games. His son’s mother did enough damage to his heart to last a lifetime. Now, he had to deal with the architect helping the land developers tear up the local ranches for their houses. Not on his watch.
Can he learn to trust women again or should he play the game to find out what’s she’s up to?
Mesa Arraguso writes about hot cowboys for a living. Being a romance writer has it perks and its drawbacks. She spends a lot of time alone in front of her computer, but she gets to fantasize about incredibly hot men wearing cowboy boots and Stetsons.
Who is that masked stranger? His eyes mezmerize Elizabeth Weston from the moment she stares into them at the masquerade ball fund raiser put on in Red Rock by her brother Cade. Only home for a visit over the Halloween weekend, Elizabeth is swept away by the stranger in the mask. A shared kiss and we'll meet again is all she's left with.
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