Carol Rose


Carol Rose is an award-winning author of contemporary romances. She has written twenty books, including Always and Forgotten Father. Her books have won numerous awards, including a final in the prestigious Romance Writers of America Golden Heart Award.

Carol is an active member of the North Texas Romance Writers, the Dallas Area Romance Writers and the Yellow Rose chapter. A frequent speaker at writers’ groups and conferences, she has taught workshops on characterization and, creating and resolving conflict. She works full time as a therapist.

Her husband and she married when she was only nineteen and he was barely twenty-one, proving that early marriage can make it, but only if you’re really lucky and persistent. They went through college and grad school together. She not only loves him still, all these years later, she still likes him—which she says is sometimes harder. They have two funny, intelligent and highly accomplished daughters. Carol loves writing and hopes you enjoy reading her work.

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Wounded Heroes Collection
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 252,630. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In this hot, sexy book--Race The Darkness--Kinkade Holbert races motorcycles like dying doesn't scare him.***Mr. Personality, famous and highly-successful author, Maxwell Tucker is screwed. For the first time in his life, he’s blocked and his next book is overdue.***Stolen Heart's heroine, Catherine Davis is a thief. She learned long ago that emotional ties clench around the heart like a fist.
Love and Deception Collection
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 216,560. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Nora returns home to the small Texas town to start a riding school. Using Bret's riding ring and barn until she can set up her own facility, she must try to resist his sexy smile and gorgeous body.*Irish expatriate Flynn lives a colorful life while straight-arrow Ellie sometimes can't resist her urge to level crooked pictures.*Eden thought Alex was her rescuer, but set up her mugging!
Sexy Suits Collection
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 162,220. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Adult
Sexy men in suits can be so hot. I’ve included in this boxed set, three heroes who sizzle in their suits. Check out the heroes in Always, Forgotten Father and Risky Business!
Healing His Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,170. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Doctor Julia Adams has dreamed of building a log home, but contractor Caleb Hayden has made it clear that he doesn't want her to come by her own project! It doesn't help that Caleb is hot and muscled and she thinks about him too much. Caleb's just as attracted to the beautiful blonde doctor, but he's got regrets in his past that keep him from trusting himself...or Julia.
The Favored One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Adult
When a string of bad luck sends half-Asian medical student, Ivy to a bar, she meets Jax. Even though they share a troubled history--her father left her mother for HIS mother--they end up drinking and flirting...and eventually this leads to a sudden, drunken marriage neither can totally explain. Ivy moves into Jax home--and falls slowly in love with the last man she should have married.
His Sister's Wedding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,690. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Idealistic wedding consultant Lillie Parker is determined not to settle for less than a perfect marriage. But when her younger brother phones from college to say he's engaged, Lillie must convince the bride's cynical brother that love is everything. Luke Morgan is sexy as sin. He's also the kind of man who gives testosterone a bad name....and Luke doesn't believe in love.
Diamonds and Deceit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,450. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Irish expatriate Flynn Fitzpatrick lives a colorful life skirting the law while straight-arrow Ellie Holt sometimes can't resist her urge to level crooked pictures. However, when a slightly-crooked Flynn lands on his feet out of no-where pretending to be her boss's nonexistent son, Ellie has to deal with him. The worst of it is that Ellie needs a "Thomas Cullen, III." But she hates needing Flynn.
Momentary Marriage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,730. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
What’s a girl to do when she’s seen enough of marriage and divorce to convince her that love is only temporary? Then Kelsey realizes her best friend, Doug, thinks he’s in love with her, while her only sister is in love with Doug! Millionaire bachelor Jared Barrett rides to the rescue. He's falling in love with Kelsey and he wants a lifetime, but Kelsey only agrees to a year....
Challenge Accepted
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,050. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Hayley Haslett must try-out for the right to renovate nine historic houses by working with her biggest competitor--Cole Granger. The president of the presveration society insists they work together. Cole doesn't mind this. He and his men will do the real work and leave the interior decorating to Hayley. But Hayley's tired of men under-estimating her and Hayley's too much for Colt to resist.
Mr. Personality
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,080. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Adult
Can a snarling, unhappy genius finish his book and still win the girl? Famous and highly-successful author, Maxwell Tucker is screwed. For the first time in his life, he’s blocked and his next book is overdue. He’s always written in long hand and he’s never seen the need to learn to type. Then Nicole Miller sneaks into his penthouse and Max has a devious idea....
Wild Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,960. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A good girl takes a walk on the wild side…. Small town mayor’s daughter, 26 year-old Emily Loughlin is tired of always pleasing everyone but herself. She packs her bags and heads for the big city of Dallas, determined to embrace life and run wild. She’s surprised, though, when she finds romance with an infuriating, gorgeous hunk determined to save her from herself.
Risky Business
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,040. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In this sexy short contemporary, Katie Flanagan is desperate to save her deceased grandfather's photography studio, but Josh Morgan holds both the mortgage and a mean grudge. Josh one proposed to Katie's older sister, offering to give the woman's unborn baby a father, but when her sister ran off with Josh's brother, it left a bad taste in his mouth. Now, he hates all Flanagan's.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,270. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Elinor Prescott has come home at Oakleigh, the gracious antebellum mansion she can't afford to restore. She's determined, however, not to sell the home to handsome, self-made millionaire Cole Whittier. Elinor's leading the opposition to Cole's plans to build a factory nearby and he must convince her to change her mind, despite their shared history.
Roy's Rent-A-Hubby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Desperate to repair the damage her boss’ dog did to the woman’s home while Addison Montgomery was dog- and house-sitting, Addy calls on Roy’s Rent-A-Hubby. But the man who meets her at Miriam’s front door is nothing like the tool-belt schlepping Roy she’d expected. Sardonic, opinionated and melt-in-your-mouth sexy, her Mr. Fix-it both annoys and arouses Addy.

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