The right man for Clancy When Fergus McKenzie found Clancy Lindhurst leaning perilously over the parapet of a bridge, he naturally thought the worst. Cold, wet and suffering from flu, Clancy found it hard to explain that she was really throwing away her engagement ring, because her fiance had ch...
An idyllic life. Isolda lived with her grandfather, Count Ivan Kosovic, and life was good. It got even better with the arrival of gorgeous Nathan Coleman. The long, hot summer days drew them together, and Isolda knew something special would happen -- and it did. But it wasn't what Isolda expected...
A suitable wife? It was a practical proposal. Max Vella, rich and famous businessman, needed a wife to organize his many social functions, and Sara needed money to help her sister. So Sara took on the role of dutiful wife, but just as she was beginning to realize that her feelings for Max were mo...
Love thy neighbor? Things had a way of happening around Robin Johnson. She always seemed to be in the middle of some scrape or another! She could understand why the cool, discerning lawyer Marc Hammond should have reservations about hiring Robin as his great-aunt's companion. She was hardly the q...
“Who are you behind that Mona Lisa calm?” It was a strange question for Rafe Drayford to ask. Caroline's future was mapped out for her and she had been happy with it: marriage to Christopher, the man she loved and respected, followed by a lifetime of placid contentment. Everything seemed...
MARRIAGE IN MIND? PR consultant Alice Ashby had everything: beauty, brains and a sense of humor. The only thing she didn't have was a husband -- and she certainly didn't want one of those! If Ivan Blackmore intended to change Alice's mind about marriage, he was going about it the wrong way. He ...
"He's not my type!" Newspaper boss Adam Shofield didn't normally have problems attracting women. Rich, successful dynamic, he had most of the qualities that appealed to the opposite sex. But Millie was impervious to his charms. Adam was the man who had tried to wreck her brother's life. And...
Nicolas always makes the rules Or that's how it seems to Clarry Rickard. Two years earlier, Nicolas Dargan had sent his brother, Nigel, out of the country. He'd done it to break up Nigel's engagement to Clarry, and she's hated him ever since. Now, Clarry--who restores antiques for a living--i...
Once was enough Kate Kershaw could hardly believe that she'd been jilted. Again. But she decided that this time she wouldn't meekly accept her fate. She didn't think she could stand to have more sympathetic glances sent her way by well-meaning friends. Which meant letting everyone think there...
'He's dangerous and he's deadly'. Rosalyn had no intention of marrying Jeremy. They were friends, but, for her at least, the feelings between them didn't go far enough for wedding bells to be in order. But, she was unreasonably annoyed when family friend, James Halloran, took it upon himself to...
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A spoiled brat who liked her own way Eight years ago Max Torba thought Anni was self-centered-and that she didn't care if her demands made life impossible for those who loved her. Now, meeting again at Max's home in Turkey, it was clear he still held the same opinion, no matter how hard she ...
Tough, uncompromising and an expert at handling the women in his life. Ben Doyle was pretty well a legend in his own lifetime. Definitely not the sort of man to be easily taken for a ride. Not that Emmy wanted to tangle with him. But somehow everything conspired to throw them together and she found...
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It was difficult to say no to him Colin Radbrook had made a name for himself as an investigative reporter--and wasn't easily deterred from reaching his goal. And Livvy admitted that in other circumstances she might have succumbed all too easily to his blend of disturbing attraction. But sh...
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Dinah wasn't a gold digger, and she'd prove it Yet convincing powerful entrepreneur Marcus Christophi of that wasn't easy. Especially with her fiance, Nic, Marcus's weak-willed younger cousin, suffering memory loss from an accident. But Dinah didn't give up. As she stuck by the convalescing ...
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He must have been mad to follow her here Just when all Lucy's dreams were about to come true, with her engagement to Sir Giles Lessing, Matt Lomas tracked her down. Well, Lucy vowed, if he was looking for the woman he'd known on Strona, she no longer existed. The remote Scottish Island had be...
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Her affairs were none of his business! Maybe here, Kerry hoped, in this colorful seaside Cornish village, she could briefly escape the real-life tragedy of her father's recent death. The invitation to play Rosalind in an amateur performance of As You Like It at a summer festival came at preci...
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Maybe it was just summer madness Mell wasn't yet twenty-two, but it seemed to her that she had never been young. Her life in her small Cotswold village had been safe, predictable and decidedly unexciting. How she longed for adventure.... And it came knocking! An archaeological site was discov...
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A family crisis once wrenched Morag Macdonald from her home. Now another crisis returned her to the wild and beautiful island in Scotland. Callum Maconnell, the castle's new laird, had caught her brother with his hand in the till and offered Morag a chance to help him work his way out of trouble. A...
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She'd never sought a man's affections Annie Bennett had always had a steady supply of suitors, but much to her parents' dismay, no one had ever captured her heart -- not even the man she'd once almost married. But when she came up against the forceful new editor of her hometown newspaper in Wale...
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Would he still want revenge? Because of something Pattie had written about Duncan Keld for the gossip columns, a beautiful model suffered the most publicized and painful rejection London had ever witnessed. And Pattie's boss received a very black eye. So when her editor assigned Pattie the t...
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It was obvious what he was after Jake Ballinger usually got what he wanted, and he had his eye on Prudence Cormack's property, which adjoined the grounds of his luxurious new conference center. But he met his match in Prudence, who not only disliked him but obstinately refused to sell. So ...
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Martin Jackson was a form of madness Since their brief and blazing affair five years before, Lacey had not heard a word from Martin. He'd left Chadsford to pursue a brilliant career in television, and she knew he'd forgotten her completely. So, when he returned, apparently expecting Lacey to...
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"Don't underrate yourself," Gavin said But Sophy's lifetime habit was hard to break. After all, if family and friends thought you were a dimwit, what chance did you have? Sophy had arrived at Gavin Tighe's home raging to confront this cynical tiger of a man she blamed for upsetting her life. ...
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"There's a wild streak in you." Felicity had reason to remember her grandfather's words when David Holle entered her life. She knew all about his womanizing and, being the descendant of a legendary sea witch, she vowed to repay him for the way he had broken her friend's heart. But Felicity...
Harlequin Romance - 2510
Was he the problem or the solution? Charlotte couldn't understand why her father didn't like her boyfriend, Jeremy Wylde. Jeremy was wonderful, and she loved him! So what was the problem? Charlotte knew the problem wasn't a "what" so much as a "who" the moment she met handsome tycoon Saul La...
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He was actually trying to bribe her! Liam Sherrard really believed that Carly was after his aunt's money. She was incensed when he even offered to recompense her if she'd refuse the old lady's invitation to visit their chateau in Brittany! "Why?" Carly taunted him. "Are you afraid she might chang...
It was not often that anyone got the better of the celebrated writer Duncan Keld, let alone managed to damage his reputation - but journalist Pattie Moss had unwittingly managed to do just that, with the result that Duncan, to put it mildly, had a very low opinion of her. So when Pattie was sent of...
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For better or worse, fate changed her life Robina was in shock--both her beloved Uncle Randolph and their lovely old castle home were gone in one horrific fire-filled night! Had she not hated him so much, Robina would have been grateful to Leo Morgan for allowing his sister to take her in to ...
Harlequin Romance - 2373
Lucy's problem wouldn't go away Bad enough that Celia, her identical twin, had jeopardized her marriage by having a brief holiday affair. Worse, she had used Lucy's name. To protect Celia, Lucy had reluctantly pretended to be the ' girl Daniel Stewart had romanced in Cyprus. But trying to dis...
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Her beauty became a barrier to love Harriet's beauty had brought her many things - a modeling career, recognition, friends. Yet nothing had ever erased her unhappy memories of childhood. Then she met Jotham Gaul - an irritating tycoon who was buying her late father's rundown factory. Strange...
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Could the legend possibly come true? Strangely enough, her fiance's assurance that he'd have married her even if she'd gone blind, only increased Anna's prewedding doubts. So she fled to her island cottage in Scotland. But St. Morag's in summer was different than St. Morag's now--bleak, deser...
Harlequin Romance - 2270
His affairs usually lasted six months Peter Craig was a very successful, very ruthless lawyer, but away from the office he had a charm that was irresistible. Janna had been attracted to him instantly - against her better judgment. Growing up in a small village hadn't prepared her to deal wit...
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Sally knew she'd never trust again! Painful memories of a shattered dream haunted her. It was still so hard to believe--betrayal by her fiance and her best friend! Pride told her that she must get away somewhere, somehow, to recover. And Sally had grabbed at the only chance available. She had...
Harlequin Romance - 2217
She wanted a life without tyrants! Sophy's father had dominated her until his death. She had finally broken with her equally possessive boyfriend. Now she was free to live her own life! Moving to the Yorkshire village where she bought a pottery business, she settled down to enjoy her new free...
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Why hadn't he told her who he was...? Louise was glad that her job as an interior decorator had taken her to the old manor house in Wales. Redecorating it would help take her mind off Barry, whose only interest in her had been financial. She hadn't expected to find anyone at Tir Glyn. Certain...
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"Call it a whim; but no you then no deal!" Coll Sullivan had been just as self-assured when he was a boy in rags. Now he was a man with power, and he oozed arrogance! He had bought their old family home--but why did he want her, too? Especially in a strictly hands-off arrangement, as his secr...
Harlequin Romance - 2150
"Do you know just what you're doing?" Leon's cool question brought Fran abruptly back to her senses. It was true that for her uncle's sake she had tried to be friendly with Leon Aldridge. But falling in love with him was another matter entirely. For it was Leon who had encouraged her art...
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She didn't want love Not with him--again! Tessa worried about meeting Paul Mellor again. She had made a fool of herself over Paul once and didn't want to repeat the experience. "That you won't," Orme Jared said, "not while you're working for me. We'll put a Keep Off sign on you--an engagement rin...
Harlequin Romance - 2090
Abbie had never really minded being just "Leo Lansing's daughter." Leo was a famous actor, and she believed no one would ever find her interesting for herself alone. Then she met the famous writer, Max Routledge, and his open dislike of the kind of person he thought she was upset her. In her ...
Harlequin Romance - 2064
The happiness of Daisy's sister and her husband was threatened by the unexpected return of Richard Lingard. So the two young women carefully worked out a plot to foil him-- but the repercussions of scheming were rather surprising to Daisy......
Harlequin Romance - 2027
Even after she and Kern McCabe were married Philippa felt she must be dreaming. Why should such an attractive man want to make her his wife? But she might have come to understand his love for her--if the glamorous Lilias Storr hadn't suddenly come back into Kern's life....
Harlequin Romance - 1993
Connor Lammas allowed nothing to stand in his way -- and when his young brother Andrew fell in love with Kate Howard, Connor was determined to break up the affair. Kate hadn't wanted to marry Andrew in any case, but in the face of this interference, she decided to dig in her heels....
Harlequin Romance - 1929
Everyone in the village was agog with excitement because Luke Hannay, the world-famous journalist and television personality, was coming to open the new club house. Everyone, that is, but Rosemary Smith - and she was determined that her path and Luke Hannay's would never cross again... She knew she...
Harlequin Romance - 1882
Priscilla an instant dislike to the domineering Jason Wyatt, before she was even aware of how he threatened her happiness and that her family. Yet she found their constant battles bring a new excitement to her life. Could it be that Jason meant more to her that she realized? What would Alan think...
Harlequin Romance - 1859
Polly was delighted when the man she loved invited her to accompany him on an archaeological expedition in Scotland. But when she joined the party she discovered a fly in the ointment in the shape of Piers Hargraves, one of the most disagreeable and exasperating men that she had ever met. Perhap...
Harlequin Romance - 1723
Jenny had always been the ordinary one, her sister Caterine the one who had everything -- looks, talent, personality, and a brilliant marriage to Paul Tremain. But now, tragically, Caterine was dead, and Jenny had gone to Pal's imposing house in Cornwall to look after his small son. Here, in this...
Harlequin Romance - 1681
Jill knew that she had treated Connal Craig incredibly badly, walking out on him only minutes before they were to have been married, and she felt that it was more than she deserved when he proceeded to behave in a civilized manner, as if nothing had happened. But was that really how she wanted hi...
Harlequin Romance - 1660
It was a bombshell when old Mr. Elsgood said that a newcomer, Stephen Harmon, was coming from London to take over the law firm of Elsgood and Elsey in the sleepy Midland town of Cheslyn Slade. Nell, Mr. Elsgood's secretary, was not at all sure that she was going to like the change - especially w...
Harlequin Romance - 1592
Emma had given up her job in London to return home and look after her father -- and, she couldn't help admitting to hope for a second-chance with the man she had always loved, Mark Hurditch. That annoying Corby Kempson declared that she was wasting her time -- but what did he know about it? And wha...
Harlequin Romance - 1548
Shena thought she had fallen in love with Rob at first sight -- until she met his brother Cal, whose life was spent in "the lonely places and the high hills," and who had a fixation that women were the dimmer sex. She joked, "I shall rely on my fascination to make him my slave. I'll have him grovel...
Harlequin Romance - 1483
"I've decided now, and I won't sell!" When she unexpectedly inherited a country property from a kindly employer for whom she'd worked less than a month, Hallie resolved to sell the house back to the man who was living in it. After all, as her late owner's nephew, he should have been the rightful...
Harlequin Romance - 1462
Barney Hollis had no use for family ties. Or so Sian had been led to believe since working for his brother, Langley. The impression she'd gained of Barney was that of a selfish, uncaring man who was only coming home now to recover from a car crash. His effect on their lives was disturbing....
Harlequin Romance - 1432
Justin Denning was against marriage for men whose jobs took them all over the world--and he w a s an archaeologist himself! Sanna Smith knew that this put him out of court as a prospective husband, but it could not stop her thinking about it!...
Harlequin Romance - 1332
Life ahead for Joanna seemed predictable. She would marry Gareth Armstrong as soon as Gareth had the approval of his redoubtable parents. Then Cameron Blackford, the famous archaeologist arrived on a dig, and turned Joanna's heart-not to mention the local abbey-upside down. ...
Harlequin Romance - 1227
Everyone who knew Libby Mason hoped that she and Ian Blaney would make a match of it, and they were all quick to point out how misguided she would be to entertain any romantic ideas about the "outsider" Adam Roscoe. But wasn't it just possible that "everyone" might be wrong?...
It was with Max Lander’s aunt that Shay had gone to work, but she soon found that it was Max Lander and his affairs that were occupying much of her time and thoughts. For Max’s young sister Monique had left home and vanished without a trace and Shay found herself as much involved as any of them...
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Angela Miller had known Matt Hanlon for most of her young life -- and hero-worshipped him all the time. But when, at the age of seventeen, she made her feelings for him more than plain, he had told her, "You'll always be too young and I'll always be too old." Five years later things changed -- outw...