Alice Duncan

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Award-winning author Alice Duncan lives with a herd of wild dachshunds (enriched from time to time with fosterees from New Mexico Dachshund Rescue) in Roswell, New Mexico. She’s not a UFO enthusiast; she’s in Roswell because her mother’s family settled there fifty years before the aliens crashed. Since her two daughters live in California, where Alice was born, she’d like to return there, but can’t afford to. Alice would love to hear from you at alice@aliceduncan.net. And be sure to visit her website: http://www.aliceduncan.net

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My Wild Irish Rose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Rose Larkin sets sail from New York to Ireland with her eccentric aunt Kate, she is determined to live as a free-spirited adventuress. Aunt Kate advised her to live life to the fullest--without a husband weighing her down--even though Rose would prefer a quiet house in the country with a loving husband and lots of children. Then she meets the handsome Cullen O'Banyon.
Sweet Charity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,240. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Gracie: Jake had been her hero growing up. Now he was the only man she could trust. Jake: A preacher in a lawless town, Jake held services in a saloon for a gang of lawless desperadoes.
A Gentle Magic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,170. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2010 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Cattleman Cody O'Fannin had never shied away from an adventure in his life. When a scream rang out across New Mexico Territory, he rode straight into the heart of danger, expecting find a cougar or a Comanche. Instead, he found a scene far more frightening: a woman in the final stages of childbirth. Alone, Melissa Wilmeth needed his assistance. Quaking but game, Cody helped deliver her baby.
Gabriel's Fate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,660. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Railroading across the burnt brown landscape of a southwest summer, Sophie Madrigal told fortunes to anyone curious enough—and Gabriel Caine, black-clad bounty hunter, was just such a man. Neither of them know that they’re pursuing the same man . . . for completely different purposes. Neither of them understand that they make magic together, until it’s too late for both of them.
A Gambler's Magic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,600. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2009 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Gambler Elijah Perry was on a winning streak until he was shot in the leg and was nursed by the straight-laced Joy Hardesty. What neither Elijah nor Joy understand, until enlightenment strikes, is that there’s magic in the air—and they were meant for each other.
Enchanted Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,670. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2009 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Noah Partridge has lost his family and livelihood, been betrayed by his sweetheart and friends. So he set out to stake a claim in wind-whipped Rio Hondo, a place as rough and barren as his own soul. Grace Richardson has heart to spare. Widowed, she and her young daughter live in Rio Hondo. But magic is working in the desert, too, and it and Grace might well melt Noah’s icy heart.
Rosamunda's Revenge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2009 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rosamunda was a Yorkshire terrier with impeccable breeding, and she knew her mistress loved her more than anything in the world. She'd thought she was doing Tacita a favor in biting the overgrown beast who suddenly wouldn't leave them alone. But soon Mistress seemed to care for him, and Rosamunda realized that for humans there was no rhyme or reason once love was unleashed.
Cooking Up Trouble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,420. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2009 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Heather Mahaffey was a beauty and clever, but her father had a tendency to blab about her cooking prowess—and Heather could burn water. Unfortunately, the man he bragged to was the wealthiest man around. Was the fellow who offered to assist her, D. A. Bologh, a good guy, or was he sinister? Either way, faster than she could say Rumpelstiltskin, Heather was in the kitchen and COOKING UP TROUBLE.

Books

Heaven Sent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,620. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Callie Prophet never would have suspected that her stubborn, sullen employer had such a tender way with words. He certainly doesn't show much affection toward his six-year-old daughter, Becky, Callie's charge and his only child. But in the love letters he wrote years ago-which Becky finds and asks Callie to read to her-he is a completely different man.
A Perfect Wedding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,220. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Rescued from the doomed Titanic moments before its sinking, stewardess Marjorie McTavish is determined to find happiness at last after losing the only man she ever loved. Dr. Jason Abernathy, dashing man about town, is beguiled by Marjorie’s soft burr and fresh charm. He has no way to know how much his gallantry delights her.
Sierra Ransom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,460. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western
A rough California gold camp seems an unlikely place for two lonely people running from their pasts to meet. He thinks she's a fussy prude and he's too handsome to be any good. They're both right and they're both wrong. And they discover something in each other: enduring love.
Sweet Charity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,240. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Gracie: Jake had been her hero growing up. Now he was the only man she could trust. Jake: A preacher in a lawless town, Jake held services in a saloon for a gang of lawless desperadoes.
Spirit of Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,570. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Longing for adventure, prim and proper Georgina Witherpoon came to the Wild West to care for her crazy grandmother, only to discover her grandmother wasn't crazy. She was being haunted by her deceased lover! Georgina soon has problems of her own, with handsome, rugged sheriff Ash Barrett.
Phoebe's Valentine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,870. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jack Valentine and Phoebe Honeycutt hate each other on sight when they run into one another by accident on the vast Texas plain. When they have to join forces in order to survive, Phoebe is certain God hates her. Jack isn't sure about God, but he figures he's being punished for some black sin in his past. It astonishes both of them when they discover they're wrong about each other and themselves.
A Perfect Romance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,470. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
On the fateful night of the Titanic disaster, heiress Loretta Linden made sure her friends got to the lifeboats before she even thought of herself. She will not rest until her little band is safely in her native San Francisco—where she meets the dashing Captain Quarles. Malachai Quarles has sailed the seven seas and he’s had many a sweetheart, but he’s never met a woman like Loretta.
A Perfect Stranger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,580. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
The Castle Walk, the Peabody and the Lambeth Stroll: Isabel Golightly can do them all and never miss a step. But then, amid the terrifying chaos before the great ship sinks, a perfect stranger puts them into the last lifeboat. Rescued by a quirk of fate, Somerset FitzRoy remembers little about his ordeal in the water. But he cannot forget the child he helped that night, or her beautiful mother.
Cactus Flower
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Eulalie Gibb comes to Rio Penasco to escape a murderous maniac and believes she’s prepared for life in Wild West—until she meets Nick Taggart. As for Nick—who barely escaped a family full of managing females with his hide intact—even if he believed in true love, which he doesn’t, he can’t imagine his personal love being the prickly Eulalie Gibb. They both have a lot to learn.
Secret Hearts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,200. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
By day she was Claire Montague, prim, demore housekeeper of Partington Place. By night she wrote the popular Tuscalosa Tom Pardee dime novels. Only she'd written them as a paean to her hero, Tom Partington. To say she was crushed to learn that Tom hated the notoriety the novels had garnered him, nearly crushed Claire.
Rosamunda's Revenge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2009 by Alice Duncan. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rosamunda was a Yorkshire terrier with impeccable breeding, and she knew her mistress loved her more than anything in the world. She'd thought she was doing Tacita a favor in biting the overgrown beast who suddenly wouldn't leave them alone. But soon Mistress seemed to care for him, and Rosamunda realized that for humans there was no rhyme or reason once love was unleashed.
One Bright Morning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,030. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Young widow Maggie Bright had her hands full raising a baby daughter and running a farm with no one to help excerpt her lazy hired hand. The last thing she needed was a bullet-riddled, half-dead stranger riding into her front yard! Unfortunately, the dire circumstances that had brought Jubal to Maggie's door seemed likely to jeopardize the peace they had begun to find in each other's arms.
Texas Lonesome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Emily von Plotz barely eked out a living giving advice to readers of the San Francisco Call as “Aunt Emily.” Then she chanced to meet the man who had signed himself “Texas Lonesome.” Suddenly, she knew who would be perfect for him: Emily. But “Aunt Emily” had yet to learn that while Will Tate might be a Texan, he had never in his life been lonesome, lovelorn, or lacking an any way.
Christmas Pie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,950. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Unlike most girls her age, Polly MacNamara did not go out with friends to parties or on sleigh rides with charming beaux. Soon, Polly's secret ingredient for happiness would appear in the unlikely form of her handsome and wealthy employer, James Drayton. With a dash of faith and a pinch of patience, Polly set out to cook up a holiday wish as scrumptious as . . . CHRISTMAS PIE
Wild Dream
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,680. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
She knew he was the One the moment he galloped into her life, dusty and wounded, but handsome as sin. He was on the lam from the law, wounded in a botched holdup, when he rode onto Miss Addie's spread. Her innocence was pure seduction, her passionate kisses, sweet torture. He couldn't leave. He couldn't stay. She made him a hero in spite of himself. How could he tell her the truth?

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