Gail McFarland

Biography

Gail McFarland was once the girl known for never failing to get an 'A' in Honors English. Today, as proof that the smart can also be sassy, she is the published author of more than 100 short romantic confessions and short stories, numerous ebooks, and ten popular contemporary novels including:

SUMMERWIND (BET/Arabesque)
THE BEST FOR LAST(BET/Arabesque)
WHEN LOVE CALLS (BET/Arabesque)
BOUQUET with Roberta Gayle and Anna Laurence (BET/Arabesque)
DREAM RUNNER (Genesis Press)
DREAM KEEPER (Genesis Press)
WAYWARD DREAMS Genesis Press)
LADY KILLER (LULU Books)
ALL FOR LOVE (CreateSpace Books)
DOING BIG THINGS (CreateSpace Books).

Best known for her contemporary romantic novels, Ms. McFarland is a contributing member of The GA Peach Authors. Ms. McFarland is also a dedicated wellness/fitness advocate. She is currently an active fitness instructor, health coach, wellness consultant, and community health volunteer.

A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Ms. McFarland now makes her home and place of literary creation in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Books

Just Too Easy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,380. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Karalee Marshall is a wonderful wife of more than 20 years and all is well in her world, until her husband decides to cheat -- again. She's deaf and he figures that what she doesn't hear won't hurt him. But Karalee is no fool. She knows that he can't cheat ALONE, so she makes a plan that includes a memorable revenge when Ben thinks things are JUST TOO EASY.
Black Velvet
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Two sisters, one rare blood type, and a greedy game designing husband are all a part of the secret. The secret becomes a game of life and death with a black market kidney sale hanging in the balance. Things get real for Lana Harrington,and the stakes increase when she loses her sister. This is a game she has to win because it could save her life... If she's lucky.
Lie Down With Dogs
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Series: The Loi Cramer Journals, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,280. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(5.00 from 1 review)
Loi's been in Atlanta a longtime -- long enough to make it her home. She's forgotten a lot of old memories, but then, she's made so many new ones. When Ronnie, her long-lost sister, turns up on her doorstep, trying to outrun the past and intent on securing a piece of Loi's "good life" for her own future, life gets difficult. When Ronnie turns up dead, life gets... Complicated
What One Won't Do
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,480. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Forensic accountant Gina Dillon knows that people move, misplace, and steal money for very personal reasons. When her tormented cousin, Mimi, turns to her for help, Gina is sure that the crime has to do with lies and betrayal. But the trail of deception takes new turns when Mimi decides that Gina could use some help, too, and enlists the aid of Gina's sexy ex-husband.
A Matter of Marriage
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Atlanta homicide detective Charlie Callum has a great marriage to an interesting man, but not every woman is so blessed. An early morning call to a local art gallery brings her into a series of events that make her wonder if the matter of marriage is based in the vows or the things people DON'T say to each other.
The Setup
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When forever friends Shea Taylor and Wesley Moore come together on a simple plan to help their lonely parents find love, they think they’re on the right track: man will meet woman, and love will ensue. Easy, right? But, they should have known that where hearts are involved, nothing is ever that easy – especially when you find yourself falling in love with your best friend.
Doing BIG Things
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Series: The Loi Cramer Journals, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever wonder if nonmedicated menopause was a justifiable defense for murder? Loi Cramer has had an amazing life. She is a woman of a certain age, with an interesting past. She's gone from rags to riches and has the stories to prove it, but nobody is more surprised than she is when fate, a cheating husband, and a false friend conspire to take her back to rags. And she's not happy about it!
Eye Of The Beholder
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
(3.00 from 1 review)
Looking into the eyes of the man you love, you look forward to a future as bright as the hope in your heart. Years later, it seems that sometimes even golden hope can be tarnished -- especially when your anniversary gift is an electric skillet. Sure, the grass may look greener on the other side, and nobody wants to be a habit, to have their love taken for granted. But onc
The Twentieth Century Fox
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,400. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Margie Wilson's long-time husband makes a break for freedom, Margie decides that the time has come to take charge of herself, and her time is now. She sets out to make her life over -- and that include a new man. Is anybody ready for Margie, The new Twentieth Century Fox?
If Ever
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Price: Free! Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Erotica » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
If Ever a young girl fell in love, how long would it last? If Ever a man was worth the effort, how would a woman make him see her? If Ever a woman found the man of her dreams, what would she give to hold onto him for a lifetime? ** Mild erotica. Previously published by Lady Leo Press.
This Side of Forever
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The end of a perfect romance, a perfect love, and a perfect marriage leave one man unable to use the word, Forever, until he meets the perfect remedy. She's sleek, smart, and self-reliant, and she had no idea he was there -- until their mothers got together and introduced them both to the possibilities on This Side of Forever. ** Originally included in the BET/Arabesque BOUQUET Anthology.
Once (or Twice) In A Lifetime
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
When you begin your life with nothing, the one you love can become everything. But what happens when that person leaves you -- forever? Holding on, moving forward, taking a chance is hard... Unless the reward is a on a one-of-a-kind love affair.
Heart of Justice
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What is life without passion? That's a question one woman never planned to have to answer. She's a lady lawyer with a passion for those things that keep us all on the straight and narrow, but its a chance meeting with a stunning detective that makes her truly appreciate the company she keeps. The detective makes it clear that she is a woman he would die for, and you've got to know she loves him
Lady Killer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140,670. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
There are some things a lady should never do. Murder is one of them.
All For Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Family is a good thing, right? Family will always love you, right? But how far will family go to help you fall in love with the right man?

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Smashwords book reviews by Gail McFarland

  • A Darker Shade of Midnight on July 19, 2011

    Good summer read.
  • Soul Identity on July 20, 2011

    Clever concept and interesting characters make this one funny and total fun!
  • Bury Me Deep on July 21, 2011

    A simple tale told fast and dirty. I wanted to know more, so I guess I'll be reading other books in the series.
  • Big Black Shiny Boots on July 23, 2011

    This little story just proves that, "a girl's got to do what a girl's got to do." Good one.
  • Seeing Things on July 25, 2011

    Really enjoyed this one and can't wait to find out what happens in the next book. Kind of reminded me of Harley jane Kozak's Wolly Shelly books.
  • Treemaker on Aug. 05, 2011

    Seabingen is still the place to be! Looking forward to the next tale in Kit's life.
  • Soul Intent on Aug. 12, 2011

    Fun and well written -- nice summer read.
  • Openers on Aug. 25, 2011

    Liked the idea that nice guys not only finish, but that they can finish well. Nice characters.
  • Dayrunner on Aug. 31, 2011

    Kit and her crew are still running true to form. Good story, good continuation, though I thought the baby thing was a bit of a stretch and could have done without it. Looking forward to more.