Rachelle Ayala

Biography

Rachelle Ayala is the author of dramatic romantic suspense and humor-laden, sexy contemporary romances. Her heroines are feisty, her heroes hot. Needless to say, she's very happy with her job.

Rachelle is an active member of online critique group, Critique Circle, and a volunteer for the World Literary Cafe. She is a very happy woman and lives in California with her husband. She has three children and has taught violin and made mountain dulcimers.

Visit her at: http://www.rachelleayala.net and download free books at http://rachelleayala.net/free-books

Where to find Rachelle Ayala online

Series

Bad Boys for Hire
Fulfill your fantasies with a bad boy for hire: where love is unexpected but always delicious.
Love Charmed Romances
What if legendary gods and goddesses walk among us on the streets of San Francisco? What if they drop in on you unawares, and what if you fall in love with one? Love Charmed Romances are a flirtatious frolic through world mythology where ordinary you gets tangled up with delectable demigods in a magical and otherworldly romance.
Black Tied: Sapphire
Price: $3.99 USD.
Red Hexed: Ruby
Price: $3.99 USD.
The Quarterback's Heart
He threw away a Super Bowl win. She's a small-town librarian. This romantic tale of a jock and a nerd takes you from quiet upstate New York to glitzy Hollywood and high-rolling Vegas. Dogs, babies, friends, and villains from all sides keep this love story hot and hopping to the happy ending. 6-part serial.
Christmas Creek Romance
The Christmas Creek Romance series is romantic and full of surprises, like a runaway sleigh on a wintry day. Every story weaves itself in a magical and unexpected direction, full of Christmas spirit, small-town hijinks, and love in the frosty air.
Deck the Hearts
Price: Free!
Her Christmas Chance
Price: $3.99 USD.
A Christmas Creek Carol
Price: $2.99 USD.
Kitty, It's Cold Outside
Price: $3.99 USD.
A Christmas Creek Caper
Price: $0.99 USD.
My Country Heart
A light-hearted, heart-warming series of romances set in Erin Nicholas' Sapphire Falls world (made available by special license). Love is in every season at Sapphire Falls, a small town exuding with friendliness, festivals, and fantasy. From Halloween to Christmas to Valentine's and into the summer, celebrate romance and find love at one of Sapphire Falls' famous festivals.
Going Haywire
Price: Free!
Going Toe to Mistletoe
Price: $2.99 USD.
Going Hearts over Heels
Price: $2.99 USD.
Going Gets Hot
Price: $2.99 USD.
Men of Spring Baseball
Spring training is hot in Phoenix, and even hotter when the Phoenix Rattlers play ball. Baseball and romance fans will love the fast action, desert heat, and high octane romance when the pitchers, catchers, and outfielders rack up the score both on and off the field. While the Men of Spring Baseball series deals with romance and real life problems, love and redemption round the bases and hearts land happily on home plate.
Playing Catch
Price: $3.99 USD.
Playing for the Save
Price: $3.99 USD.
Playing Fastball
Price: $3.99 USD.
Have a Hart
Meet the Harts of San Francisco: a warm, close-knit family of firefighters, first responders, and their animal friends. Sweet and family oriented, the Hart family sticks together while love finds its way to their doorstep with the pitter patter of little paws.
A Veteran's Christmas
Sweet and heartwarming Christmas stories of a veteran with PTSD and a single mom.
A Pet for Christmas
Price: $3.99 USD.
A Wedding for Christmas
Price: $3.99 USD.
View more series...

Books

Bad Boys for Hire: Gage
Series: Bad Boys for Hire. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,660. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Multicultural & Interracial, Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy
Gage has been best friends with Sherelle forever, and he’s sick and tired of being the good guy and finishing last with her. He turns to Bad Boys for Hire for help. When Sherelle is snowed in alone at a mountain cabin, Gage shows up not to rescue her, but to show her just how bad he can be. Will Gage’s big bet gain him Sherelle’s heart despite her enemies ganging up to expose her worst secrets?
Red Hexed: Ruby
Series: Love Charmed Romances, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,010. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
News flash! Norse gods and goddesses invade San Francisco. A berserker sword on the loose? And who’s the new Hella, Goddess of Death? Follow the footsteps of former beauty queen, Ruby Rush, as she seeks a magic mirror to heal her wounds and help a Viking demigod recover his lost sword.
Bad Boys for Hire: Liam
Series: Bad Boys for Hire. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,680. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Marisa Monroe is looking to change her luck, and a dating reality show vacation is the ticket. Liam Donovan is an unemployed actor who finds a kitten while looking for his big break. When Marisa hires him to act as her lucky date, she gets hit by a tornado of bad luck. Will Marisa and Liam, with the help of a little black kitten who crossed her path, make their own luck with love?
Bad Boys for Hire: Nick
Series: Bad Boys for Hire. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,280. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Meet Nick Wolff, the naughtiest Santa, ever. Carol is a paraplegic and love is the last thing on her mind when she hires Nick to play Santa. She’d rather date a good boy, a disabled firefighter, than face the fact she’s dead to passion. When Nick tempts her with his toys, she can’t resist the naughty over the nice. Will she let Nick prove that bad boys can be good, especially on Christmas day
Bad Boys for Hire: Ken
Series: Bad Boys for Hire. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,100. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
After Jolie Becker is left at the altar, her friends hire a handsome beach bum to cheer her up. When an accident ends his surfing career, Ken Cassidy wants to be an actor. Little does he know, his best acting job will be helping a jilted bride get her confidence back. Everything changes when love kicks in. Will Jolie believe Ken’s feelings are real when she discovers he's hired to make her happy?
Bad Boys for Hire: Ryker
Series: Bad Boys for Hire. Price: Free! Words: 52,030. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Terri calls Bad Boys for Hire to book herself a date for her thirtieth birthday party, but before she can hire one, she meets Ryker Slade, a biker hiding from his motorcycle club. Old vendettas resurface and soon, Terri has more than she can handle when she learns that her and Ryker's love is as doomed as Romeo and Juliet's. Ryker thinks he has a way out, but can Terri escape her fate?
Smart Woman's Guide to Bitcoin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
Have you wondered what the big deal is in Bitcoin? This book is for the busy woman who wants to discover Bitcoin and understand its place in her financial life. How is it created? Why is it sound money? Can it be inflated? How secure is Bitcoin? What's the deal on mining, exchanges, energy, wallets, and taxes? Finally, a short list of influential women in the Bitcoin space for inspiration.
Longer Than: American Heartland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Desiree Summer is the new girl in town, and she quickly draws the interest of two men: a wealthy landowner and a dreamy writer. Storytelling and horses foil Desiree's father's plan to marry her off to Kyle's cousin, the town's most eligible bachelor. Desiree wants to please her father, but when Kyle weaves his magic with her as his muse, she's drawn into a romance haunted by his dark tales.
Bride for Breakfast: Bad Girl Brides
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Jane Bonet is off to the Caribbean to realize her dream of owning a bed and breakfast. Elio Grande is the premier handyman on the isle. Growing up on the island, he has heard all the pirate tales. Handsome, hard-working and kind, he has won the hearts of the island but not the heart of a special woman. With a tragedy in his past, he thought a promise would change his luck and lead to love.
Black Tied: Sapphire
Series: Love Charmed Romances, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,450. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » Shifters, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Sapphire Sing is in desperate need of her grandmother’s matchmaking skills when she runs afoul of Johnny Wok, the Kitchen God’s son. When Sapphire’s friends steal the magic wok, one reputed to cast love spells, she is hurled into an ancient conflict between love and evil. What’s a girl to do when a playboy demon and a seriously hunky demigod both want your heart … and your wok?
Jade: Perfect Match
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,790. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy
(4.00 from 1 review)
For author Jade Reed, romance is for the books. When her bestie cooks up a scheme for the perfect match on a tropical island, Jade sees an opportunity for a writing experience. Navy SEAL Aiden Lin needs to unwind. His mother sets him up for a one-week vacation with his perfect match. Neither is looking for love though they're in the right place. Is it the right time, wrong time, or enough time?
Intercepted by Love: Part Six
Series: The Quarterback's Heart. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy
Victory should be sweet for pro quarterback, Cade Prescott. He’s won the Super Bowl MVP, has a baby on the way, and is marrying the love of his life, librarian Andie Wales. Meanwhile, their enemies have not given up, and unbeknownst to Andie and Cade, they are on their way to exact revenge. Will Cade and Andie’s special day result in reconciliation or utter ruin?
Intercepted by Love: Part Five
Series: The Quarterback's Heart. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,140. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Cade is arrested and thrown in jail. To save Andie from danger, he tells her they're through, done. Instead of abandoning Cade, Andie is drawn into a sting operation to prove his innocence. Andie disappears on Cade, sending him on a desperate search. Can Andie and Cade unravel all the forces conspiring to keep them apart and intercept the love they both deserve?
Intercepted by Love: Part Four
Series: The Quarterback's Heart. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
To protect those he loves, Cade is forced to play dirty with one exception: on the playing field. Meanwhile, Andie is drawn deeper into the manipulations of a coworker. Andie's mother appears on the scene to help while Cade's mother suffers a horrible relapse. A shocking twist upends everything Cade believed and forces Andie to reconsider whether she'd been a fool to trust Cade.
Intercepted by Love: Part Three
Series: The Quarterback's Heart. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Collections & Anthologies
Cade and Andie's love affair takes a shocking turn. A rival is trying to get Cade kicked off the team, and Andie's family situation takes a turn for the worse. Despite the heat between the sheets blazing hotter than ever, new revelations and surprises leave Andie crushed and Cade reeling. Can Andie and Cade trust their crazy love to carry them forward?
Intercepted by Love: Part Two
Series: The Quarterback's Heart. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Collections & Anthologies
Andie Wales is devastated to learn that the man she fell in love with is a professional athlete who plays on and off the field. When Cade’s mistakes catch up with him, Andie urges him to go back to California to do the right thing. Can she stay away? When she's offered a dream job for an upcoming mini-series, she goes to California where her past slams her with a shocking surprise.
Intercepted by Love: Part One
Series: The Quarterback's Heart. Price: Free! Words: 38,940. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Collections & Anthologies
Quarterback Cade Prescott's last play was to lose the Super Bowl. To escape the bad press, he changes his appearance and hides away at a sleepy university town where he meets Andie Wales, a research librarian with an overactive imagination. Sparks explode between the jock and the nerd until Cade's true identity catches up to him. In a tug of war between fantasy and reality, will love prevail?
Writing Asian Romance Characters
Series: Romance in a Month How-To Book. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,950. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / Asian American
Romances these days are full of diverse characters. This guide will show you how to write Asian romantic characters who are strong, desirable, talented, and flawed while considering their family history and cultural perspective. Avoid common myths and stereotypes in describing your characters. Be aware of overused themes and learn how cultrures affect family, intermarriage, and relationships.
Dangerous Love: Writing Romantic Suspense
Series: Romance in a Month How-To Book. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,050. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Are you interested in writing a thrilling romantic suspense, but not sure how to start? It’s not easy to juggle a strong and compelling romantic relationship with the intrigue and suspense of a well-crafted thriller. This book include: Eight (8) common Romantic Suspense Plot Types, when and where to insert Tab A into Slot B, how to avoid the too stupid to live situation, and how to craft a series.
366 Ways to Know Your Character: A Romance in a Month Workbook
Series: Romance in a Month How-To Book. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Whether you're developing your character before writing, or working it out as you're writing, answering the daily questions can stimulate your characters to surprise and shock you as well as take your story in directions you might not have expected. Each question is designed to help you win new insights into your characters until they feel and act like real people.
Romance in a Month: Guide to Writing a Romance in 30 Days
Series: Romance in a Month How-To Book. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Have you ever wished to write a romance novel? Let me show you how. Learn the basics of writing a romance, characterization, plot points, motivation and goals. How to come up with neat romance titles, understand common romance tropes, create unique characters, brainstorm fun events for dates and disasters, and work with an author group to motivate each other and write faster while having fun.
A Christmas Creek Caper
Series: Christmas Creek Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Holiday, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Someone's stealing packages off the Christmas Creek porches. No one in the small town is prepared for this crime spree since they are such a close-knit community. Sheriff Brad Wing is on the case, and he sets a sure-fire trap. Will he catch this cold-hearted person, or will he find something he never imagined?
Kitty, It's Cold Outside
Series: Christmas Creek Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,470. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Holiday
A lost kitten travels through time to bring deliverance to Victorian heiress Katherine Gills. She’s waited through hundreds of Christmases for her lover to return. When 21st century mailman Mick Jolly delivers her kitten, he takes her on a spree of parties, lost letters, modern conveniences, and a newfound love. Will they break her Christmas curse with a kitty who wants to get in from the cold?
Seashells & Mistletoe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy, Fiction » Romance » Holiday
When Dani Davison's Christmas wedding is canceled, she boards a Christmas cruise to Hawaii. She's in trouble as soon as she meets her roommate, Jordan Reed, the boy who pulled her pigtails, threw spit wads at her, and made grade school a nightmare come true. Only he's no boy now, but claims to be a gigolo. Hijinks ensue when Dani and Jordan mix fun and adventure with a dose of lust and pranks.
A Christmas Creek Carol
Series: Christmas Creek Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Holiday, Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy
Ebony Cruse is a romance writer with no time for fun--much less dating. When an old friend, Blaze O'Carroll, stops by to ask her to the Christmas Creek Gala Ball, Ebony refuses to go since she has a deadline. Ebony dives into her work in progress and is surprised when characters from her past, present, and future come to life. When Ebony sees Blaze in trouble, she has a big decision to make.
Going Gets Hot
Series: My Country Heart. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,430. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Amber Myers is book smart and people stupid, and she’s tired of being invisible and dateless. Chad Powers would rather look into a microscope than approach the only woman he’s ever crushed on. He follows her to Sapphire Falls, and his farm boy cousins turn him into a hunk in time for the Summer Festival. The going gets hot when both Amber and Chad get more attention than they bargained for.
Going Hearts over Heels
Series: My Country Heart. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,870. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy, Fiction » Romance » Holiday
Ginger is a fast-talking New Yorker who wants to try life in the country—along with hot country boys. Marsh yearns for the excitement of the big city and a certain redhead who has his imagination sparked. Ginger and Marsh decide to trade places over Valentine's Day, except neither one expected their hearts to get in the way of their heels.
Going Toe to Mistletoe
Series: My Country Heart. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,710. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy, Fiction » Romance » Holiday
Dumped, broke, and jobless, Candi Myers visits Sapphire Falls for her sister’s Christmas wedding. It’s love at first sight for Troy Caine when he spots Candi nabbing mistletoe her first night in town. Catching her should be a slam-dunk for the hometown hero who gives advice to the lovelorn. Will a town filled with mistletoe and Christmas fun bring Candi and Troy’s lonely hearts together?
Going Haywire
Series: My Country Heart. Price: Free! Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy, Fiction » Romance » Holiday
Honey and her ex-husband, Max, travel to Sapphire Falls to give their two young children the perfect Halloween treat. Max wants Honey back, and he’s counting on the magic of his hometown to seduce her into a second chance. When their vacation goes haywire, Honey must decide whether the treat of true love is worth all the terrible tricks life can play.
Her Christmas Chance
Series: Christmas Creek Romance. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Holiday, Fiction » Romance » General
Bella Tallahan was born with cerebral palsy, but she doesn’t let her disability keep her down. When her cantankerous cat makes a mess of her attractive neighbor’s workshop, she stands up to him, despite Chance Martin being an ex-con. Will the trail of destruction left by one naughty cat ruin Bella’s chance for love, or will Christmas be the season for both love and second chances?
Deck the Hearts
Series: Christmas Creek Romance. Price: Free! Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Romantic Comedy, Fiction » Romance » Holiday
(5.00 from 1 review)
Holly Jolly lives for Christmas. It’s the only time of the year, as far as she’s concerned. Gordon Gills doesn’t need a reason to hate the holiday season. He doesn’t see the point. Will Gordon prevail and turn Holly into a Grinch, or will a sprinkling of Christmas magic show Gordon that there’s no fighting love, especially when it’s wrapped up in a gorgeous redheaded package of jolly holly?
Playing Fastball
Series: Men of Spring Baseball, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,090. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Multicultural & Interracial
Tina Lee is fresh out of jail and all alone. When she befriends a sixty-year-old widower, eyebrows raise, especially those of his son, Timmy Li. A hotshot pitcher, Timmy Li has it all. A golden arm, a multi-million-dollar contract, and all the women he can play. Timmy decides to split his father from Tina by seducing her and claiming her for himself. But will his plan backfire?
Playing for the Save
Series: Men of Spring Baseball, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,550. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Sports
Noise and chaos is all single mother Jamie Rush knows. Working and taking care of her two boys is a full-time job, especially since one of them is autistic. When her sons win a day with Ryan Hudson, they strike up an odd friendship with the reclusive pitcher. Ryan is attracted to Jamie, but desperately tries to hide his past. The problem, they're made for one another. They just don't know it.
Playing Catch
Series: Men of Spring Baseball, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,320. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Catcher Kirk Kennedy has never met a puzzle he can't solve. Not until he meets bartender Jeanine Jewell on her walk of shame. Jeanine is hiding a secret of the worst kind. She's learned the hard way that love is about control and manipulation. The last thing she can handle is letting herself be vulnerable. Everything changes when he discovers a man from his past is the one Jeanine is hiding from.
Lucky Like Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Fairy impersonator, Clare Hart, meets a mysterious man who claims he’s over a thousand years old. He promises to give her the money if she can bring back his lost love, a powerful fairy princess. Clare gets the billionaire into believing she is the fairy princess, but her trick isn’t so funny when she finds herself imprisoned underground in a dungeon bedchamber fit for a queen—a dead one.
Happy Goose Year: The Hart Family
Series: Have a Hart, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,570. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Later in Life
Pete and Kim Hart’s nest is empty after Dale and Nessa’s island wedding. When Pete surprises Kim with a few extra days on the beach, she is distraught to learn they will be alone for New Year’s Eve. Pete cheers up Kim by catching a large goose to ring in the New Year. Will he rekindle their romance with a cooked goose, or will she drop a goose egg over his head as the old year counts down to zero?
Valentine Puppies and Kisses: The Hart Family
Series: Have a Hart, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,960. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Firefighters
Larry and Jenna have it all—a fairy tale romance, a sweet and gassy basset hound dog, and a dream home on the way. As Valentine’s Day draws near, and with it, their first anniversary, Jenna plans a big surprise for Larry, a firefighter suffering from PTSD. Will a house full of puppies and kisses help Jenna convince Larry that he can truly have a big and noisy happily-ever-after family?
Dog Days of Love: The Hart Family
Series: Have a Hart, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Dr. Vanessa Ransom has high standards when it comes to men. With limited time for a social life, she hires college dropout Dale Hart to walk her dogs and clean her house. She decides to help him to succeed, only to find herself falling for him. Can Dale show Vanessa that love doesn't come with a perfect report card, or will Vanessa refuse to settle for Dale until he gets his act together?
Summer Love Puppy: The Hart Family
Series: Have a Hart, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,260. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Firefighters, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Linx hasn’t forgiven Grady for forcing her to do something she regrets, and Grady distrusts her for lying and trying to entrap him. Grady’s back and he wants answers, while Linx holds him at bay, keeping him away from her dog and her heart. What is Linx hiding, and what will Grady do when the woman he hates is the one he can’t live without?
Valentine Wedding Hound: The Hart Family
Series: Have a Hart, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Firefighters
Jenna Hart's wedding turns into a media circus when her sister signs her up for a reality show. She has to keep her wedding on track while performing an unpleasant task with difficult people. When the show digs too deep into groom Larry Davison’s past, he has second thoughts about both the wedding and Jenna's celebrity lifestyle. Will their dog, Harley, save the wedding day in the season finale?
Blue Chow Christmas: The Hart Family
Series: Have a Hart, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Cait Hart has been married to Brian Wonder for twelve years, but does she really know him? Brian's life is blown open when his former high school teacher and wife of a senator dies in a car crash. Cait finds a pair of blue chows, and Brian is forced to tell Cait he has a son who owns the dogs. The boy goes missing and authorities suspect Brian. Can two lost dogs save this vulnerable family?
Spring Fling Kitty: The Hart Family
Series: Have a Hart, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Firefighters, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Fire Chief Connor Hart is planning on marrying a doctor when he rescues her half-sister and a little gray kitten. Artist Nadine Woo is down on her luck until she gets an interesting offer from her sister. When Nadine takes her sister’s place at a spring fling weekend with Connor, love ignites. Can a spunky kitty show Connor and Nadine that doing the wrong thing is right when it comes to love?
Valentine Hound Dog: The Hart Family
Series: Have a Hart, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Firefighters, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Former fireman Larry Davison covers his burn scars well, by working at an elementary school as a custodian where he finds a basset hound puppy. Fashion designer Jenna Hart is doing a charity fashion show. When Larry finds her lost puppy, she asks him to be in a bachelor auction. Larry feels out of place among so much beauty. Can Jenna convince him beauty is never skin deep and neither is love?
A Wedding for Christmas
Series: A Veteran's Christmas, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Holiday
Kelly Kennedy and Tyler Manning are planning a Christmas wedding. Her six-year-old daughter, Bree, is worried about being the perfect flower girl. Complications arise when Tyler gets reacquainted with a female soldier he rescued back in Afghanistan. Meanwhile, Kelly gets an urgent message from the man who fathered Bree, asking for a big favor. Will love, faith, and a Christmas miracle be enough?
Christmas Flirt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Lacy Reed is the ultimate bad girl, but she doesn’t know how her naked selfies ended up on her boss's cell phone. Brandon Cole never smiles, ever. Not even when Lacy's indecent selfies appear on his phone. He doesn't need Lacy to get close and discover his well-hidden secret. Lacy’s not going to leave Brandon alone. Can she flirt her way to the top or she get a big, hunky lump of Christmas Cole?
Playing Without Rules
Series: Men of Spring Baseball, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
The biggest mistake Marcia Powers ever made was letting ballplayer Brock Carter walk out of her life. She made him choose his career over her hometown and held onto a secret. Brock’s back and this time, he wants answers, especially when Marcia’s little “sister” gets attached to him. Brock is determined to rekindle their romance and pulls out all the stops, debunking every one of Marcia’s excuses.
Love Stories: Writing a Romance Novella in Thirty Days or Less
Series: Romance in a Month How-To Book. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
This book teaches you how to write an effective and engaging romance novella in a few short weeks. Learn the seven milestones that every novella must have, the difference between a novella and a novel. Includes a step-by-step method, a schedule, tips and tricks, as well as pitfalls to avoid. You will be able to consistently create high quality stories that will entertain and enrich your readers
Christmas Lovebirds: The Hart Family
Series: Have a Hart, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A mix-up between lovebirds brings Melisa Hart face to face with the dashing Dr. Rob Reed, the man she crushed on her entire life. Unfortunately, he’s not welcome in her large Irish family. He’s not a firefighter like her father and brothers, and they believe he stole her brother’s girlfriend. Can the hunt for a lost lovebird and a Christmas miracle open Melisa’s heart to giving Rob another chance?
A Pet for Christmas
Series: A Veteran's Christmas, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,150. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Sequel to A Father for Christmas. Kelly Kennedy and Tyler Manning have a baby on the way, but PTSD and Afghanistan haunts Tyler and he returns to run a children's charity. Meanwhile, Kelly's daughter Bree misses Tyler and wants a pet for Christmas. When Tyler is captured by terrorists and goes missing, Kelly and Bree hold onto hope while Tyler fights to survive and return home for Christmas.
Christmas Stray
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Holiday
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Juliette Martin isn’t happy when her husband, Gabe, surprises her with a Christmas tree at their winter getaway. The grief she carries for her six-year-old son overwhelms her, and all she wants is to hide from the holidays. When Juliette and Gabe are snowed in, they discover a small boy and his puppy behind the woodpile. Can these two little strays and a Christmas miracle restore Juliette’s faith?
View more books by this author...

Rachelle Ayala's tag cloud

4th of july holiday    abuse recovery    action adventure    action and adventure    addiction    afghanistan    afghanistan war veteran    african american romance    alpha male hero    american heartland    american traditions    amnesia    animals    animals and human friends    artists and creativity    asian american romance    asian characters    asian man white woman    author groups    autism    autism spectrum    baby mystery    bad boy romance    ballroom dancing    baseball player    baseball romance    basset hound    bbw romance    beach brides    beach romance    beach vacation romance    best friends    biologists and science    bitcoin    black tie    blackmail    blackmail mystery    book marketing    bridal romance    bride and wedding    bride pregnancy    brides and weddings    bwwm romance    california fires    california gold rush christmas    caribbean island    caribbean vacation    cats and kittens    cerebral palsy    character and plot    character development    character psychology    children and pets    chinese folklore    chinese gods and goddesses    chinese mythology    christian    christmas    christmas adventure    christmas classics    christmas holiday    christmas holiday romance    christmas love story    christmas magic    christmas romance    city and country life    city girl and country boy    clean and wholesome    college romance    coming of age    coping with ptsd    country life    country romance    creative writing    creativity    crime fiction    cruise ship romance    crypto coins    cryptocurrency    dating matchmaking    destination wedding    disabled heroine    diversity and inclusion    divorce and remarriage    dog    dogs    dogs adventure    dogs and pets    domestic violence    dressage horses    ebenezer scrooge    elf and grinch    empty nest romance    enemies to lovers    engagement    fairies and fae    fairy tales    fake relationship    family and friendship    family drama    family feud    family for christmas    fantasy characters    fashion show    female firefighter    financial planning    firefighter and firement    firefighter romance    firefighters    firemen    first love    first responders    foodie romance    football sports    football sports athlete    forbidden love    forest fires    friends to lover    friends to lovers    gambling casino    goals and motivation    halloween holiday romance    handyman carpenter builder    hawaii paradise    hawaiian culture    hawaiian folklore    hawaiian holiday    heartwarming romance    heros and villains    hidden identity    hidden secrets    holiday fable    holiday love story    holiday novella    holiday party    holiday romance    holiday short story    holiday story    hollywood movie    hollywood wedding    homeless veteran    honeymoon romance    indiana folktales    inspiration and faith    inspirational    interracial romance    ireland and british isles    ireland travel romance    irish mythology fairies and fae    irish romance    jilted bride    jilted bride wedding    jock and nerd    kittens and cats    large family    las vegas    later in life romance    loki and pranksters    lost child    love advice column    love and murder    love and redemption    love at first sight    love story    love triangle    lucky cat    lucky in love    magical powers    magical realms    marriage and family    military    military hero    military romance    military veteran    millionaire family drama    mistaken identity    mob family drama    mob violence    money markets    motorcycle club romance    multicultural and interracial romance    multicultural interracial romance    multicultural romance    mystery    mystery writers    mythology    mythology gods    nebraska    nerd and geek romance    nerd girl    new york city    norse gods    opposites attract    paranormal romantic comedy    paraplegic romance    parent and child    parents and siblings    parrots    patriotism    personal finance    personal knowledge    personality traits    pet birds    pet rescue    pets and animals    pets and dogs    pirates caribbean    poc characters    pregnancy    psychological thriller    publishing guide    puppies and dogs    puppy dog    reality show    rebound romance    restoring faith    retired firefighter    romance characters    romance novellas    romance novels    romance plot points    romance tropes    romance writers    romantic comedy    romantic fantasy    romantic suspense    romeo and juliet    san francisco    santa claus magic    sapphire falls    scavenger hunt    scriptwriting    second chance    second chance romance    second honeymoon    secret baby    selfhelp creativity    selfpublishing business    sexual addiction    sexy santa    short story    single parent    single parent romance    single women    sisters and siblings    small town romance    small town sheriff    smokejumpers    snowed in    social media enemies    sports heroes    sports romance    sports surfing    spring training    starcrossed lovers    steamy christmas romance    steamy romance    stereotypes    sting operation    stories with pets    story telling    stray dog    successful writers    supernatural firefighter    supernatural magic    surprise pregnancy    sweet contemporary    sweet holiday story    sweet romance    thrillers    time travel    timeless love    town and country    trading places    travel and adventure    travel and reunion    travel vacation romance    tropical island    tropical island vacation    tropical romance    tropical vacation wedding    vacation romance    valentine romance    veteran    victorian era    viking romance    war on terrorism    we need diverse books    wealthy hero    wedding    wedding planning    woman in danger    women in business    workplace hollywood    workplace romance    writer reference    writing guide    writing romance    writing romances    writing romantic mystery    writing skills    writing tool   

Rachelle Ayala's favorite authors on Smashwords

Victorine Lieske
Latest book: The Gathering.
Published September 15, 2011. (4.00 from 1 review)