Nancy Pirri


Nancy Schumacher is the owner-publisher of Melange Books, LLC, writing under the pseudonyms, Nancy Pirri and Natasha Perry. Nancy has been a member of Romance Writers of America and her local chapter, Midwest Fiction Writers, for several years. She is also one of the founders of a second Minnesota RWA chapter, Northern Lights Writers (NLW).


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Romance and life in the mid 1800's for women and men in Montana.

Annie and the Outlaw

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Katie and the Marshal

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Janie and the Judge

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Kiss or Kill Under the Northern Lights
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2018 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A teenage runaway. A pregnant woman on the verge of divorce. A man killed by a rattlesnake. These characters and more can be found in this collection of original short stories brought to you by Northern Lights Writers (a chapter of RWA). This collection chronicles seven tales of either romance or mystery with touches of small-town Northwoods Minnesota, sightings of The Northern Lights and situatio
Laura and the Railroad Baron
Series: MONTANA WOMEN. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Laura's deceased father has hired Matt Black, a railroad baron, to help her run her Montana ranch--and find her a suitable husband. Matt is unprepared for the headstrong, willful blond and soon finds himself falling in love with her. Laura feels the same way--until she learns his secret that will change her life completely.
The Duke and the Lady Sleuth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2018 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
In 1851 London, Hugh Henry Hamilton, the Duke of Danescliffe, is besotted with Miss Scarlet Warden, who is hired by friends to spy on their unfaithful husbands.
Annie and the Outlaw
Series: MONTANA WOMEN, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,260. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Recently from prison for a crime he didn’t commit, Cane Smith returns to Bozeman to claim the son he’s never met, only to discover the boy's mother is dead and the boy has been adopted by a rancher and is being raised by his twenty-year-old daughter, Annie.
Janie and the Judge
Series: MONTANA WOMEN, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
After Jane Miller’s husband dies she loses her home and farm in Butte, Montana, to pay off her husband’s gambling debts. She is left homeless and destitute and able to find only one job in town, as a prostitute in a saloon. Before she lays down for her first customer the saloon is raided and she’s arrested for prostitution.
Food & Romance Go Together, Vol. 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,500. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
7 stories by Melange Books authors about love, romance and good by authors Jody Vitek, Nancy Pennick, Sue Gesing, Amy Hahn, Gisele Margaux, J. A. Noelle, and Nancy Pirri
Katie and the Marshal
Series: MONTANA WOMEN, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
What happens when a virtuous lawman closes down every brothel in Bozeman, and even one that isn't? Marshall Freeman is a 'burr' under Katie O'Malley's saddle, and when he arrests her for what he believes is prostitution, sparks fly.
I Wish You Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,160. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A spicy romantic collection of stories by Nancy Pirri. If you enjoy dominant males and submissive women this book is for you. Stories included are Amy's Gift, Winning Sylvia's Heart, Wishes and Kisses, When Maggie Loved Patrick...then John, Riding Blue Steel
All I Ever Wanted
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,480. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Maggie O’Hara arrives at the Minneapolis airport where she awaits the arrival of her family to pick her up and take her home with them for Thanksgiving. She’s nervous, due to the surprise she has for them in her arms—her newly adopted baby from Korea. With little thought, Maggie grabs a stranger getting off the same airplane, and asks him to portray himself, temporarily, as her fiancé.
The MacAulay Bride
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,000. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
In 1888, widowed Brianna MacAulay is an independent woman struggling to support her two sons. She turns her home into a boarding house, believing this will preserve her from accepting another unhappy marriage proposal. But her late husband's brother, Harrison MacAulay, has lusted after Brianna for years. Now that his brother is dead, he's determined to win and wed her.
Western Ways
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,680. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
The Wild West gets tamed by love. Three stories showcasing everything you love about Western Romance, and it’s not all about cowboys.
Bait Shop Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,330. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
For Cassandra Thompson, a Marilyn Monroe look-alike who's recently been dumped by her second fiancé in two years, it could mean a well-needed change in life. For Leif Halverson, a handsome man of Ojibwa extraction, and co-owner of the shop, it could mean disaster—like falling in love.
Make Me Behave
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Couples Erotica
Feeling naughty? Included in this anthology are five stories of women looking for some 'kink' in their lives, and the men that willingly oblige them. These romantic stories are fun and sexy and include domestic discipline and spanking.

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