Karen Ward

Biography

Karen Ward is the pen name of Glenda Hays. Glenda grew up in Texas but traveled the United States as a healthcare consultant for many years. She has over twenty years in the healthcare industry and has spent many hours on airplanes reading the stories of her favorite Romance writers.
A few years ago she found herself one of the millions of Americans on the unemployment rolls and after a few months began to put some of her own stories down on paper. She loves the challenge of writing and plans to spend every spare moment sharing her love of her heroes and heroines with the world.
Glenda is divorced with two grown children and three grandchildren. She lives in a small town in the DFW Metroplex.

Where to find Karen Ward online

Twitter: @authorKarenWard

Books

Hands Full of Fancy
Series: Texas Loving. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
Audra Nelson fled New York and her brother-in-law after witnessing him kill her sister. Now she lives as a prostitute on the streets of Dallas and is dedicated to saving young girls caught up in the sex trade. Fred Jenkins has been hired to protect her from a hit man hired by her brother-in-law. He has his hands full protecting Fancy.
Determined to be Daddy
Series: Texas Loving, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,440. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
Tom Ashford loves women and samples many until he meets Stephanie at his best friend’s wedding. After one night, he is determined to possess her. The problem is, she left without giving him her phone number. She was horrified to find every condom they used leaks. Did Tom intentionally poke holes in the condoms? What other barriers will they encounter during their journey to lasting love.
Bound By Love
Series: Texas Loving, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,620. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
Rachel Bryant believes she is unlovable. After all, if her own father couldn’t love her, how can any man? Creed Remington was betrayed by his first wife. He has been unwilling to risk his heart again, until now. A golden angel has taken his breath away and he will risk everything to get to capture her heart. Will Rachel and Creed be able to get past their fears to find true love?
Learning My Fate
Series: Texas Loving, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
Sparks fly when painfully shy Fate Richards encounters the gorgeous hunk that owns Triple Creek Resort. Chase Williams is struggling to save his family’s ranch and he doesn’t need the distraction of the beautiful young woman his mother hires to tend bar. Learning his Fate is a lesson full of surprises, danger, and rewards.
Taming the Beast
Series: Texas Loving, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,860. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
Kreg and Abby are two scarred souls drawn to each other by an undeniable sexual chemistry. While carefully feeling their way through a budding relationship, they are forced to escape the wrath of a jealous woman and discover the identity of a serial killer determined to end their relationship. Will they be able to overcome their pain and find each other? Will they be able to tame the beast?
The Eagle Soars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,820. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Troy’s journey to find his father leads him to the only woman that stirs his soul. Abandoned by her boyfriend along a Texas highway, the miracle Reese needs comes in the form of Troy’s father. Will the trials Troy and Reese face destroy their budding relationship? Will Reese be strong enough to find her way back to Troy? Will these trials strengthen the bonds of love that bind them together?
The Murray Twins
Series: Wounded in Wyoming. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,930. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
(3.00)
Wounded in Wyoming Books 1 & 2 – Two separate stories about twins, Jacob and Jason Murray depicting the twisting roads that finally take them to their life mates
Loving Cinderella
Series: Texas Loving, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,220. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Karlie, Dr. K.M. Cameron, is being set up for termination by her boss, and stalked by a shadow from her past. Dr. Jacob Taylor is intrigued and determined to protect her. Will he be able to peel back the layers of this complicated woman? Will Karlie let the handsome doctor into her heart? Will her Cinderella story have a happy ending?
Loving My Cat
Series: Texas Loving, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,740. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Physically and emotionally scarred by illness, Dr. Catherine Mills vows to never let a man close enough to hurt her, but unforeseen circumstances crack the wall around her heart. Steve fears the secrets in his past will prevent him from finding happiness. Will Catherine take a chance on love with him? Will the secrets in Steve’s past destroy their relationship before it begins to grow?
Loving Through the Pain
Series: Texas Loving, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
Sexually abused as a child, raped and widowed by her husband’s best friend, Jenna McElroy flees her childhood home seeking to escape her husband’s murderer. Stunned by her beauty Jason vows to make her his own. Will he be able to protect Jenna from the terrors that haunt her past? Will his former fiancee succeed in her quest to punish Jason? Will Jason & Jenna learn to love through the pain?
Loving Mr. Creep
Series: Texas Loving, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,480. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic
(5.00)
Widower Jarod Taylor’s heart is ripped open when he witnesses his twins calling the pool girl Mama. Horrifically scarred in an accident, Julie’s heart is broken when the twins call her Mama. When Julie is injured trying to save the twins from a kidnapping attempt, Jarod’s heart is touched. Will Jarod and Julie be able to get past their individual pain to find each other?
Uncovering Hidden Treasure
Series: Wounded in Wyoming, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,550. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Rance Kincaid is drugged by two men at a bar and Susie, the waitress he secretly loves, rescues him then impetuously takes advantage of his drugged state to solve one of her biggest problems, her virginity. Will Rance be able to overcome his hatred of Samantha in time to save her after she is kidnapped? Will they work through their issues to find true love?
Renewing Lost Love
Series: Wounded in Wyoming, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,850. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
When Barry’s step son recognizes the girl in Keith’s prom picture as a woman that lived with him and his mom at the compound in Idaho, he immediately tells his mom. After Melanie convinces Keith that Jasmine is still alive, he is determined to find and rescue her. Will Jasmine want to be rescued? Will she still love him? Will they be able to rekindle the love they once shared?
Making New Memories
Series: Wounded in Wyoming, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Nearly frozen when he finds her, Dylan has to convince Skye to trust him and get her out of the wilderness without being followed. After being gang raped can she overcome her unreasonable fear of men long enough for Dylan to get her to safety? After being betrayed, can Dylan learn to trust again? Together, can they make new memories?
Seeking Safety
Series: Wounded in Wyoming, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
After being a prisoner for 10 years in an anti-government militia compound, Melanie escapes with her son. When she is rescued by Barry she can’t believe a movie star could possibly love her. Will Barry be able to keep Melanie safe from Darren Callloway? Can he convince her of his love? Will Melanie learn to trust Barry? Does their love even have a chance?
Searching for a New Home
Series: Wounded in Wyoming, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,550. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
When Jana Bowen finds a young girl hiding in the corner of the restroom at a truck stop in Wyoming, she never dreams her kindness will open the door to the fulfillment of her most cherished dreams. Then when she is arrested for the murder of a former lover she is sure her life is over. Far from home with no friends or family, she calls the one person she hopes can help, the young girls father.
Finding Diamond Girl
Series: Wounded in Wyoming, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,820. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
(3.50)
Jenny Wall has lost everything. Finding Diamond Girl is Jenny’s dream, her salvation. Her quest to find the mare will fulfill all of her dreams if she can overcome the abuse she suffered at the hands of her dead husband. Jason Murray is angry and disillusioned by the refusal of his fiancé to move to Wyoming with him. Will he find the strength to try again? Will Jenny open her heart to Jason?

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