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The Secret Life of Cranberry Sauce, A Secret Ingredient Holiday Novella (Bonus recipe included!)
By Misty Evans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The worst blizzard in fifty years strikes Secret, Montana, trapping former lovers Aurora Stillwater and Joel Campbell inside a grocery store the night before Thanksgiving. When Aurora hits her head trying to steal the last two cans of cranberry sauce from Joel, he must tend to her head—as well as her heart—if they’re going to make it out alive.
The Haunted Spring
By Anthony Diesso
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A young man tries to be a responsible father while haunted by the ghost of his dead wife
Love's Bid
By Mindy Hardwick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by Books to Go Now. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
After former high school boyfriend, Eric Atkins shows up as the Sailing Club Foundation Board Treasurer, Cassie Richardson becomes determined not to let the past catch up with her. But will an auction bring the two former sweethearts back together?
Fragile
By M. Leighton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Her heart, as delicate as glass. His love, as strong as steel. Can either survive life and death?
Shallow
By Georgia Cates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Nick Hawke likes his car fast and his girls even faster. All of that changes when he is introduced to Payton Archer, the first girl he ever wanted for more than one night. Nick makes Payton’s heart speed because he is exciting and dangerous, but his fast car and the dangerous chances he takes aren't what scares Payton the most...it’s the way Nick Hawke makes her feel every time he looks at her.
The Swing of her Hips
By Selene Grace Silver
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(3.00 from 1 review)
A Scotsman. An American woman. He swore he’d never fall in love. She swore she’d never fall in love again. Then they met.
Heart of a Soldier
By Tamara Hoffa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Soldier Jameson Hunter faces the battle of his life, winning the heart of Charlotte Mackenzie, widowed mother of a young recruit.
Nothing Comes Close
By Tolulope Popoola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,410. Language: British English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Accomplish Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Confident, sassy career girl, Lola meets cool, handsome, unpredictable hunk, Wole at a party in London. Sparks fly between them, and they get together in a passionate romance. But Wole is not all that he seems, and he is holding back some dark secrets...
Firsts and Forevers
By Elizah J. Davis
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
On their first full day as an engaged couple, Noah and Aaron reflect on their life together, the events that have brought them this far, and their impending Happily Ever After. This story was written for the Love is Always Write event at the M/M Romance Group on GoodReads.
Double, Double, Toil and Trouble
By Deborah MacGillivray
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A Paranormal Short Story - Gillian Grant is at war with Cian Mackinnon, the laird of Castle Dunnascaul. A longstanding feud between their clans, Bonnie Prince Charlie's missing gold, and two ghosts determined to play matchmaker, quickly sees Gillian in Cian's arms, right where he wants her to be.
Christmas Island
By Cynthia Breeding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A Short Story - Lured by Jimmy Buffet’s lyrics of Christmas Island, it seems to be the perfect, tropical paradise for Liv to escape from a cold Minnesota winter—and maybe, if Christmas wishes come true, she’ll meet a sexy sailor of her own to forget her cheating ex-husband.
A Wish Times Three
By Jeanne van Arsdall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A Romance Short Story - Since the death of Kathleen's husband, she's filled her life with writing, trying to lessen the grief. She's lost touch with friends and has no social life. An impish niece tries to change that. When a handsome archeologist moves to town, he falls hard for Kathleen. Will his love and the power of the Magical Blue Moon be enough to pull Kathleen from her despair and in
Asparagus Is Forever: A Love Story
By Scott Webb
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Micah is going through the breakup of a five year relationship. Listen as he chronicals his side of the story, taking you on a wild ride across today's back hills of rural Tennessee. The ironic twist: it's a tale about optimism & self-discovery. Translation -- it's funny as hell! Fiction in the tradition of Jack Kerouac.
Megan's Dilemma
By Joy Chen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
After Megan becomes the queen of the town of Braintree and the heartthrob of all the young men who worshipped her like a goddess, she manages to earn a graduate degree, obtain a professorship and finally falls head over heels in love with a man she met in college. Although she was implicated in several murders, she ultimately becomes an award winning novelist.
Flirting with the Fireman: A Romantic Short Story
By Cate Rowan
Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
When Jessica escapes Atlanta’s city life to be a Colorado sculptor, her best friend gives her a magical recipe for “Get a Husband” Brunswick stew. Skeptical Jess is sure the Rocky Mountains hold all the “magic” she needs, until a wildfire threatens to drive her from her home--and a sweet & studly fireman comes to her rescue. 4500 words/15 pages. Cate Rowan's romances have won more than 30 awards.
A Love to Remember
By Cheryl Alldredge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A Short Story - His first day on the job John Gage, small town Chief of Police, learns public enemy number one is a lady who refuses to pay her parking tickets. Confronting the problem might be the right thing to do, but paying a call on Calliope Smith, the woman who's been parking her elephant in front of Thompson's market, might turn into more of an adventure than he bargained for.
Woman In the Window
By Jeanne van Arsdall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Jason met the woman of his dreams in a store window. Little did he know he'd have to bail her out of jail on an antiquated ordinance. Carli was busy dressing the mannequin in her store window when the football coach walked in. He was a hunk. He bought a gift and left with Carli's heart. She couldn't know she'd soon be doing him a return favor by bailing him out of jail at the locat 'Jail & Bail.'
The Firefighter and the Lady Doc
By Margery Scott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,110. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Heading the ER of a busy hospital is all that Dr. Kate MacNaughton has time for. She's not interested in any other commitments, especially not for Mike Lawrence, the firefighter who is a painful reminder of her late husband's tragic death. For Mike, winning Kate's heart, although difficult, is not impossible, but convincing her to take a chance on another firefighter just might be.
Unexpected Love
By Shelby Clark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,490. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
TC had a hard life from the beginning, which meant she didn't trust easily, and she definitely didn't let a man touch her body. Everything changed when she encountered Seth Howard, an instructor at the University of Tampa. One hot kiss from the sexy professor had her rethinking the walls she put up to guard her heart.
A Blue Vacation
By Michelle Scaplen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A Short Story - Brenda Blake the plain Jane data entry clerk secretly adores salesman Nick. In a snit, her friend tosses her tickets to Brenda who hasn’t had a vacation in four years. So brown-wearing, ugly duckling maxes out her credit card for a new hairdo and bright clothes meant just for the beach--and the man she's had her heart set on for a long time. Author - Michelle Scaplen