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Them's Fightin' Words
By Leanne Burroughs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sometimes people do what they think is right, even if it’s the wrong thing for them. Join a young couple in a simpler time in Georgia. When two lives were torn apart and young love got put on hold for an act of kindness and generosity. Throw in two antiquated ‘silly’ laws still on the books, and you have quite a mix.
Johnny's Fortune
By Leanne Burroughs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,280. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Early 1960s, a simpler time when young love was set around groups like The Righteous Brothers and The Young Rascals. When American Bandstand was new to television. All his life Johnny Fortunato had been groomed for a life he wanted nothing to do with. He developed a 'bad boy' persona. But Johnny is all grown now, and the girl he couldn't have in high school is still available.
Nothing Tastes As Good: A Cupcake Goddess Novelette
By Shéa MacLeod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Tired of the rain in Granite Falls, Branwen (former goddess of love and beauty) swaps places with a fellow goddess and finds herself in San Antonio. Unfortunately, she also ends up next to yet another annoying neighbor and meets another person unhappy with her body image.
Today's Second Chance
By Tara Mitchell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Today's Second Chance by Tara Mitchell "Today's Second Chance" examines the lives of two people, both in their forties, feeling as though life has gotten away from them. They both want a connection with a significant other.
Love In 3D
By Valerie Lizotte
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Love In 3D by Valerie Lizotte In a not so distant future, Eddie is disillusioned with the human relations in his society and has been looking for an escape at the Center for Virtual Travel. One day, he travels to a new place and finds there what he has been unknowingly looking for, a simpler, more honest life and a woman he feels he can love.
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.
Chocolate In the Afternoon
By Leanne Burroughs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
A Short Story - Laws matters little...when love finds a way! Weaving his way out of White’s front door, a young man stumbled a time or two as he departed the Gentleman’s Club. He reached his right hand out to steady himself and held fast to his carriage. He found himself staring into the face of a woman—a beautiful young woman. One he’d never seen before. What was she doing in his carriage?
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
A Ray For Mary Jo
By Susan Barclay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
An inspirational story - Love matters little...when love finds a way! After five years of grieving the loss of her husband, Mary Jo knows she has to move on. She's made a life for herself and her son, but they're missing the love of a good man. When she meets Ray, she feels something she hasn't felt in a long while. Can they make a connection, or will another woman or the law come between them?
When You Find Yourself Awake at 3 AM After Halcyon Wednesday
By Charles J Eskew III
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Martin has a problem, he has a beer, he has a cigarette, but he doesn't have a someone. After the fall and during the crash, Martin's tale examines not so much the often inevitable end of whirlwinds, but the dizzy, unsettling world we're left to when they stop spinning.
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.'
Only And Always You
By Gerri Bowen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
A delightful romp through Regency times... Ten years ago, two hearts were broken. Will Viscount Seton and Lady Claire be able to set aside their hurt and betrayal to have a second chance at love with each other?
Blue Skies of Texas
By Cynthia Breeding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
Texas Ranger Luke Ahrens must go undercover. He poses as a stagecoach robber to lure the sheriff into making a mistake. But one of the passengers on one of his ‘hold-ups’ is a fiery young woman, orphaned and penniless, come to live with her Texas kin. Will she turn him in, destroying their undercover operation? Or will their mutual attraction allow Luke to win Tori’s trust?
A Blue Christmas
By Amber Dawn Bell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Short Story - Best friends for years, Addie and Harland didn’t realize their true feelings for each other until he leaves for Marine boot camp. Addie discovers she has a serious illness. When Harland finds out about Addie’s disease, he fights to overcome every obstacle placed in his way in order to graduate on time and get home to the girl he loves. OoRah!
Try Me (Three Romantic Short Stories)
By Della Galton
Price: Free! Words: 8,010. Language: British English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Daily Della is a series of short fiction anthologies. Five stories in each issue, ideal for your daily coffee break. This promotional ‘Daily Della’ is a special cut-down, cut-price version, designed to give you a taster.
All I Want for Christmas Is You
By Cynthia Breeding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,140. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Six delightful Christmas tales - from Jimmy Buffett, to an author, a charming Regency romp, to the season of miracles. Authors: Cynthia Breeding, Gerri Bowen, Annette Olson, Velvet Vaughn
Detours
By Polly McCrillis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,910. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Anthology - The Christmas holidays veer onto unexpected routes for six couples who meet under remarkable circumstances. Detours. You never know where they will lead unless you make the journey. Romance may be around the next curve
The Last Pirates
By Cynthia Breeding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A compilation of three sensual pirate stories - all including Jean LaFitte - such to knocks your socks off. Including a rakish pirateer, a handsome captain, and a gentleman pirate. Be transformed to another time...to another place.