Monday, February 4, 2013

Capital Bride by Cynthia Woolf

Capital Bride by Cynthia Woolf (Matchmaker and Co. series book 1)

Publisher: Self

ISBN-10: 193888714X
ISBN-13: 978-1938887147

Genre: Historical, Western, Romance

Unexpectedly homeless, un-wed mother Sarah Johnson has few options. They could go live with her cousin William, but Sara believes there’s something untoward about his offer and it leaves her feeling uncomfortable. She's qualified to be a governess, but no one will have her because she wasn't married when she had her precious MaryAnn. Matchmaker & Co could be her salvation as mail-order-bride to Mr. John Atwood.

Single father, John Atwood, is raising his daughter the best he can in the wilds of the Colorado Territory but knows he needs help. No woman he knows wants to take on the raising of his daughter who hasn't spoken since she saw her mother brutally murdered during a bank robbery. Can Sarah, John and their two daughters overcome their pasts and find happiness together?

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Return to Willow Lake by Susan Wiggs

Return to Willow Lake by Susan Wiggs (The Lakeshore Chronicles series book 9)

Publisher: Harlequin MIRA

ISBN-10: 0778313840
ISBN-13: 978-0778313847

Genre: Contemporary, Romance

Sonnet Romano's life is almost perfect. She has the ideal career, the ideal boyfriend, and has just been offered a prestigious fellowship. There's nothing more a woman wants—except maybe a baby…brother?

When Sonnet finds out her mother is unexpectedly expecting, and that the pregnancy is high risk, she puts everything on hold—the job, the fellowship, the boyfriend—and heads home to Avalon. Once her mom is out of danger, Sonnet intends to pick up her life where she left off.

But when her mother receives a devastating diagnosis, Sonnet must decide what really matters in life, even if that means staying in Avalon and taking a job that forces her to work alongside her biggest, and maybe her sweetest, mistake—award-winning filmmaker Zach Alger. So Sonnet embarks on a summer of laughter and tears, of old dreams and new possibilities, and of finding the home of her heart.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Marrying Daisy Bellamy by Susan Wiggs

Marrying Daisy Bellamy by Susan Wiggs (The Lakeshore Chronicles series book 8)

Publisher: Harlequin MIRA

ISBN-10: 077883299259
ISBN-13: 978-0778329251

Genre: Contemporary, Romance

Daisy Bellamy has struggled for years to choose between two men—one honorable and steady, one wild and untethered. And then, one fateful day, the decision is made for her.

Now busy with a thriving business on Willow Lake, Daisy knows she should be happy with the life she's chosen for herself and her son. But she still aches for the one thing she can't have.

Until the man once lost to her reappears, resurrected by a promise of love. And now the choice Daisy thought was behind her is the hardest one she'll ever face….

Monday, January 7, 2013

The Summer Hideaway by Susan Wiggs

The Summer Hideaway by Susan Wiggs (The Lakeshore Chronicles series book 7)

Publisher: Mira

ISBN-10: 077832799X
ISBN-13: 978-0778327998

Genre: Contemporary, Romance

In the twilight of his life, George Bellamy makes it his final wish to reconcile with an estranged brother, Charles Bellamy.

George's grandson Ross is ruled by a fierce devotion to family and a deep mistrust of the mysterious Claire . . . yet sparks fly whenever she's near. In the face of a wrenching loss, amid the enchantment of Willow Lake, Ross and Claire dare to risk everything for love.