Bridgitte Lesley

Biography

Hello from Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa!

At present I manage a guest house and write in my spare time. Rather a busy life and every day is different. I take care of my elderly mum who is rather sickly. We have a tiny little dog named Chloe, and I have a cat who seems to have adopted me. Not to mention her five kittens who seem to think they own the show.

I have quite a range of books on offer and I am sure you are going to enjoy each and every one of them. In a nutshell, you will find a mix of romance, adventure, lots of witty banter and a happy ever after. All round a feel good read.

Thank you for reading and for your support.

Bridgitte

Where to find Bridgitte Lesley online

Series

Lessons Learnt
The Lessons Learnt series is a collection of standalone novelettes containing a life lesson learnt.
Alone Not Lonely
Price: $0.99 USD.
Trust Your Gut
Price: $0.99 USD.
Ranch City
Ranch City Book 1: Flirting With Ranch City Adam and Carol. Such strong personalities who draw people close. Big or small they want to nurture them and pave the way to make things easier and better. But Carol wants more out of life. Ranch City is the plan! Ranch City Book 2: Romancing Ranch City Ranch City is no longer a dream. Enjoy the goings on and discover that anything can happen! Be part of it all as the family venture forth and create a place they call Ranch City. Feel the excitement as the city comes alive. Ranch City Book 3: Loving Ranch City Bruce and Mary have made Ranch City come alive and thrive. It is time to start living. But along come the changes. For better or worse, Ranch City is there to stay. But it can only get better!

Books

Natural Fundamentals
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,440. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Adventure » General
David’s focus was on building a school while Amanda focused on education. What they didn’t realize though was that life would happen! There would be ups and downs and all the in-betweens. Were they ready for this project? It would be an education!
Rock and Mortar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Educational
Like rock and mortar, the foundations were sturdy, rock solid and steady. Life suddenly happened!
Shimmer and Shine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,180. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Educational, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When one person rocks the boat all hell breaks loose! Flames can be fanned, and calm will prevail.
Glimmer to Glow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Educational, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
A glimmer of hope turned in to a gleam. Gone were the days of doom and gloom.
Crass to Class
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,140. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Educational
A property in a state of disrepair and left to rot. That was not part of the deal!
Tic Tac Toe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » General
The weakest link pulling everything down and destroying the strength of the rest. Like a rotten apple. Always rotten to the core. Tic Tac Toe.
Books, Baby, Books
Price: Free! Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Having stolen a consignment of books from under her nose, he felt like he had blood on his hands.
Out of the Ordinary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,000. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
If life hands out lemons, make sure you are first in the queue. Make lemonade!
Sweet Fascination
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,340. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The den, his quiet bachelor pad, became an appealing hive without changing a thing.
Alone Not Lonely
Series: Lessons Learnt. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Alone Not Lonely is the second book in the Lessons Learnt series.
Trust Your Gut
Series: Lessons Learnt. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Trust Your Gut is the first book in the Lessons Learnt series.
Loving Ranch City (Ranch City Book 3)
Series: Ranch City. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 29,500. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Western
For better or worse, Ranch City is there to stay. But it can only get better!
Romancing Ranch City (Ranch City Book 2)
Series: Ranch City. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Western
Be part of it all as they venture forth and create a place they call Ranch City.
Flirting With Ranch City (Ranch City Book 1)
Series: Ranch City. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Western
Carol wants more out of life. Ranch City is the plan!
Along Came Claire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,500. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Life is full of surprises and everything happens for a reason. Or so they say . . .
Settling In
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,110. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Absence makes the heart grow fonder. But can it make love even stronger?
Lean On Me
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,660. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
No one to turn to, and not a soul to lean on. Drugs, thugs, gangs, criminals and crime have one thing in common. Lots and lots of money!
Off the Beaten Track
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 53,870. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When the suburbs and the city lose their appeal, off the beaten track might have the appeal!
Homeward Bound
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,120. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Surrounded by the beauty of the ocean and the mountain it was her time to heal and start again.
Love Struck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
After a lengthy discussion on the back of a horse they both realized their paths were meant to cross.
Family Matters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ray couldn’t wait for his new housekeeper to arrive. But when she did, it was a whole different matter!
Permanently Part Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
My success is your success. But most important of all, your success is my success!
An Education!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Romance » General
David and Amanda’s focus was to educate the children. What they didn’t realize though was that life would happen! There would be ups and downs and all the in-betweens. Were they really ready for this project? It would be an education!
Paisley and Plaid
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,910. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
He was torn! Torn between his home, his assets and Irene. A huge wedge had been driven between Malcolm and Irene but could they overcome the obstacle?
Halloween!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
There are so many questions to be answered and so much to learn. Do you know the real history of Halloween? Wendy explains it well!
Business Is Business
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,700. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Roz let nothing and no one stand in her way! Business is business!
Marred Scarred Mine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,060. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
What did the future hold for Josh and Mitch? Could they make things work or was life all about the farm, business and survival?
Entwined
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,220. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Kai and Claire’s lives were entwined. Did their parents have the same?
Lost In Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
Old fashioned in so many ways . . . and that was not about to change.
Yours Mine Ours
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,090. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Nothing out of the ordinary when a couple meets and they both have children. What matters is that they become 'ours'. Oh they sure did!
Sam Certainly Can
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
The worst day ever turned out to be the best day for Samantha. She met her future family and in-laws. The long and the short of it all is that they approved!
Dreams Come True
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Romance » General
David and Amanda were meant to be. Lunch leads to a future that David had not even thought of. Months later he remembered his dream which he had totally forgotten about. He never knew the meaning of it then. But, yes, dreams come true!
Out of Synch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,710. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
He looked around and weighed things up. He was a disgrace. He was sloppy and untidy. He was out of synch, inside and out. And out of the blue she appeared . . .
Power Play
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,560. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The head of the household, or rather, the breadwinner, has always been the husband. What if roles changed though. There would be a power play. But would it be a struggle?
Next Door
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,510. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Isn’t it strange how the grass is always greener on the other side? Now what about next door. Next door seemed a whole lot better! It would . . . with four pretty young ladies living there!
Destiny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Adult
(5.00 from 1 review)
If internet dating worked for everyone else would it work for Andrew? Tessa had already tried internet dating and it honestly didn’t work. Well no – you really do need a photo!
Stolen Kisses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,530. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Rosemary was drawn to the twins. She was also drawn to their father. But were they moving a little too fast? Is there a set pace when you are dating?
Per Chance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,220. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Remove the stress and things will happen. Well . . . that goes for falling pregnant too. Focusing on conceiving doesn’t work. It will happen when it does!
In Green
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,800. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
It wasn’t a whirlwind romance. It was something that happened out of the blue. Max was besotted. Kelly, well . . . are there words? Enjoy the antics. This is really a fun read!
Because I Can
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,100. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Once Gillian had decided to make a success of her life it was almost as if she was driven. She was given six months. Six months to achieve her goal and go back home. And she did!
Sixteen Forever
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Adult
Sixteen Forever is rather a raunchy romance. Be warned. Once Gary and Denise get together things heat up rather a lot. It is the getting together that takes a little while!
To Be Loved
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
All Samantha wanted was love. To be loved. For herself, not for the wealth or the fancy cars. And that is exactly what Roger craved. Love came first.
Time to Change
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,110. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
One glance and Dodge was drawn. He sat and listened to the way Louise was being publicly belittled, humiliated and embarrassed. When she walked off with her cat he had to make his move. He knew where she was off to. He wanted to step in and help. Something deep inside had been triggered.
My One and Only
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,540. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Romance » General
A whirlwind romance and everything changed overnight. Soul mates are destined to be together. But once there is a rift can it be repaired?
The Sanctuary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Everyone has their own private sanctuary – home. DJ had created hers but was prepared to share. Giving everyone a place to relax and unwind, escape and heal.
My Everything
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Romance » General
When all you need is love and it falls right in your lap. But oh so unexpected! But there is always someone in the past that will rear their ugly head. But will they succeed in their path of destruction?
We Call It Friday's
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Adult
Everything happened on a Friday. It became the most popular day of the week. So important that it had to be named after!
Inspired
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,390. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Continually crossing paths but when they were finally together the sparks flew!
Fusion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,800. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
When everything comes together and meshes as one. The stuff dreams are made of!
The Bond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,380. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Would such a strong bond be able to pull two people together and heal all the wrongs? Placing money ahead of everything else. Was it wrong? Could Douglas be forgiven?
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Smashwords book reviews by Bridgitte Lesley

  • Sevenfold on Sep. 06, 2013

    What a read! This is so different to what I normally read but I enjoyed it thoroughly! From the beginning to the end. And I didn't want it to end! Well done!