Kat Martin was born on July of 1947. She was raised in the Central Valley of California and attended the University of California, Santa Barbara. She graduated with a degree in Anthropology. Before becoming a writer, she was a real estate broker. She is married to the author Larry Jay Martin.
Secrets -- and safety -- melt under a midnight sun… Liv Chandler is running for her life, and the cops haven’t been able to do a thing to help. But there’s one man who makes her feel safe, no matter what…rugged charter boat captain Rafe Brodie. To Rafe, Liv is a beautiful mystery, one...
ALASKA In America's last wilderness there are no limits to what a man can do. For detective Nick Brodie, that means keeping the perps off the streets of Anchorage 24/7. Nick has never backed down from danger, but after the horrors he's seen, he's definitely in need of a break. Samantha ...
Alaska: Where the men are as bold and untamed as America's last wilderness It's been three years since Lane Bishop tragically lost her fiancé, and she's finally ready to risk her heart on someone else. The hot look in Dylan Brodie's eyes says he's going to be that man. But when Lane flies to...
The Brodies of Alaska - 0.5
Some Women Find Trouble Wherever They Go. Some Are Lucky Enough To Find A Man Tough Enough To Handle It. When Meriwether Jones takes her four-year-old daughter and runs from trouble in L.A., that trouble follows. By the time Meri reaches rural Spokane, she's out of gas, out of money, and out of ...
THE PERFECT MURDER IS A WORK OF ART In one catastrophic instant, Haley Warren's estranged father was taken from her. She never got the chance to reconnect with him, so now she's doing it the only way she's got left: by proving the explosion that killed him was no accident. When Tyler Brodie,...
A CHILD HE'S NEVER MET, A DANGER HE'S NEVER KNOWN. That he's a father is news former navy SEAL Ben Slocum was not expecting. But once the initial shock wears off for the confirmed bachelor, he takes in the rest of what social worker Claire Chastain tells him: that his son is missing, abducted by...
This case may prove to be too hot to handle. There's silver out there: Sabrina Eckhart is sure of it. And when she finds the hidden mine on that big piece of West Texas desert, all of her financial problems are solved. That is, if she can find it. The man with the skills she needs is private inv...
Some secrets haunt you forever....Genny Austin, tormented by nightmares of a past life; Jack Brennan's nightmares are now...his business under seige, his life threatened. They meet one restless night on a Santa Barbara beach, Jack wanting nothing more than a one-night stand, but Genny isn't the ty...
This collection of short romance stories kicks off a new line of romance fiction from Goldminds Publishing, featuring New York Times Best Seller Kat Martin, Amazon.com #1 Best Seller Steven Law, and award-winning novelist Ellen Gray Massey. Also included are stories from Shirley McCann, Liz Gruder,...
It's not in bodyguard Jake Cantrell's job description to share his suspicions with his assignments. Beautiful executive Sage Dumont may be in charge, but Jake's not on her payroll. As a former special forces marine, Jake trusts his gut, and it's telling him there's something off about a shipmen...
He knows what goes on in the dark. She's got the face of an angel and the body of…well, isn't that what he'd expect from an exotic dancer? But there's something about this girl that Johnnie Riggs can't shake. The former army ranger is hot on the trail of an elusive drug lord -- and suddenly very...
Some women find trouble wherever they go. And some men are their only protection against it. Redheads like Maggie O'Connell are nothing but trouble. But Trace Rawlins, a former army ranger turned private investigator, takes the case anyway. After all, he knows a thing or two about women. Trace ca...
Dreyerville - 2
In this charming novel, Kat Martin brings readers back to the town of Dreyerville for another compelling story of love, loss, hope, and second chances... Years after leaving Dreyerville "for good" with her boyfriend right after high school, Marly Hanson returns to her hometown at the behest of h...
The most unsettled of the “no-account Raines boys,” Devlin Raines has long been protecting his heart from injury. But his latest case -- and client -- forces him to lay everything on the line . . . At thirty-two Dev is “mostly retired” from Raines Investigations, content to run operations ...
Once one of the “no-account Raines boys,” Gabriel Raines has pulled himself out of poverty by his bootstraps to become a successful businessman -- one who has become the target of revenge . . . You can’t fight what you can’t see. And Gabriel Raines can’t be sure just who’s setting the ...
They were known as the "no-account Raines boys" but they've grown into successful, honorable men and everything they have, they've fought for tooth and nail. Now each of the three brothers has one last obstacle to overcome to claim what's eluding them: love. Secrets don't stay buried long in cattl...
Unrepentant rake Rule Dewar is living the good life when a most surprising event occurs--he falls in love with his wife. After their strategic marriage of commerce three years ago, Rule quite forgot about Violet Griffin, the teenage heiress to a Boston manufacturing fortune. He simply spoke his ...
Wounded in battle, Major Reese Dewar returns to England--but his injuries are nothing compared to his shattered heart Years ago, love-struck Reese departed his home at Briarwood with a promise from raven-haired Elizabeth Clemens that she would make a life with him upon his return. But mere month...
Dreyerville - 1
Sylvia Winters just found a job and an apartment in her hometown of Dreyerville, Michigan, but she is hesitant to return. Eight years ago, she jilted her fiancé, Joe Dixon, telling him that she was moving to Chicago because small-town living was not for her. But she was lying. Syl was headed to Ch...
Though he is a tilted nobleman, Royal Dewar is singularly unlucky...forced to choose between his soul mate and his salvation. After years abroad, Royal has returned to Bransford Castle to find his father dying and the family treasury nearly empty. Then the old duke wrests a final promise from hi...
Under the pert pen name "Lady Smart," opinionated Lindsey Graham crusades for social change among London's elite, writing for the ladies' gazette Heart to Heart. But Lindsey's greatest campaign begins when her brother Rudy, a notorious rake, is accused of murdering a string of prostitutes. Her c...
Dedicated, driven real estate agent Julie Ferris is enjoying a day at the beach with her sister Laura when a strange, almost undetectable charge fills the air. Then, under the hot Malibu sun, time stops altogether. Neither sister can explain their "lost day"--nor the blinding headaches and horr...
As a viscount's daughter, vivacious Coralee Whitmore is perfectly placed to write about London's elite in the outspoken ladies' gazette, Heart to Heart. But beneath her fashionable exterior beats the heart of a serious journalist. So when her sister's death is dismissed as suicide, Corrie vows t...
Autumn Sommers knows the danger of ignoring such powerful omens. Twelve years earlier, she could have prevented a tragic accident if only she had acted on those horrible nightmares. This time, she knows what she has to do. Her research into local missing persons suggests that the girl in Autum...
Krista Hart, publisher of the weekly London ladies' gazette Heart to Heart, is not afraid to speak her mind. Even on such unpopular issues as social reform--risking her reputation and her very safety--Krista will not be intimidated, although she knows full well she is the target of angry opposition...
Elizabeth doesn't believe in ghosts. But this time she has no choice. Family counselor Elizabeth Conner isn't sure what to think when Maria Santiago comes to her for help. Pregnant and terrified, Maria claims to be visited each night by the ghost of a little girl, warning her to flee. Her husban...
Necklace Series - 3
CAN A NECKLACE HOLD THE POWER TO RIGHT A LOVE GONE WRONG? Five years ago Rafael, Duke of Sheffield, believed he was betrayed by the woman he loved and the pain haunts him still. When Rafe discovers that he was cruelly tricked, and that Danielle Duval was never unfaithful, he's desperate to win h...
Necklace Series - 2
THE NECKLACE PROMISED GREAT HAPPINESS OR GREAT TRAGEDY -- AND NOBODY COULD ELUDE ITS POWER... To British privateer Ethan Sharpe, Grace Chastain is nothing but a pawn for vengeance against Harmon Jeffries, the traitor responsible for his brutal years in prison. Believing Grace to be Jeffries' mis...
Sinclair Series - 3
"Mind Your Own Business...Or Else..." For reporter Hope Sinclair, writing about the recovery of a sunken Spanish treasure off Pleasure Island should be her big chance. But Hope can't help feeling that she's been hand-picked for this job for all the wrong reasons. Someone wants Hope out of New York...
Necklace Series - 1
IS HER HEART PURE ENOUGH TO SURVIVE THE NECKLACE'S CURSE? Knowing that she alone can protect her sister from the Baron Harwood, their lecherous stepfather, Victoria Temple Whiting snatches the family's heirloom necklace, believed to hold the power to bring great happiness or terrible tragedy, to...
Sinclair Series - 2
FEAR AND DESIRE WILL FIND YOU...NO MATTER WHERE YOUR RUN For Ph.D. candidate Patience Sinclair, leaving the ivy-covered campus of Boston University for the wide, open spaces of Texas means a chance to stop looking over her shoulder at every turn. Traveling incognito with the Triple C Rodeo will ...
Sinclair Series - 1
A shattering romantic suspense set in the remote Yukon territory, where true darkness exists in the heart of a ruthless killer who won't let anything come between him and perfect, deadly vengeance. "OVER MY DEAD BODY" Call Hawkins just wants to be left alone and leave the past where it belon...
Vermillion Lee Durant is well versed in the art of seduction and determined to remain loyal to the destiny she was born to fulfill. But to Captain Caleb Tanner, a British officer hunting a spy who has been leaking information to the French, she may be more than the flirtatious young woman she seems...
Fire Trilogy - 3
The London ton is abuzz with the latest scandal. Jillian Whitney, well-born but penniless, has been living under the roof of a wealthy nobleman old enough to be her father. When Adam Hawthorne, the mysterious Earl of Blackwood, meets the lovely rebel, he's intrigued enough to want to lure her into ...
THE HEART OF DARKNESS...AND DESIRE Allie Parker knows her best friend's death was no accident, and her quest to find the truth soon puts her in the wrong place - at the worst possible time... An unwilling passenger on a boat carrying deadly cargo and dangerous men, her only ally is mysteriou...
Fire Trilogy - 2
Glittering ballrooms and candlelit boudoirs of Regency-era England -- a novel of seduction and secrets, and breathtaking romance. Kassandra "Kitt" Wentworth was no ordinary young woman. Headstrong and rebellious, this daughter of a viscount had no intention of obeying her father, submitting to ...
Fire Trilogy - 1
A SHAMELESS BARGAIN To escape her life of poverty as a tenant farmer's daughter, Ariel Summers made a bargain with the devil--she would become the Earl of Greville's, mistress in exchange for the schooling and refinements of a lady. But she couldn't foresee the earl's untimely death, or her own ...
A NEW BEGINNING WAS HER ONLY WISH... His name is Chance McLain. Wildly good-looking, superbly confident, he's everything Kate Rollins doesn't want when she lands in Lost Peak, Montana. She's come to change her life, to heal her child, to find herself--not another man with a sexy smile and an...
PERFECT PLAN He was the ultimate rake. But Randall Clayton, 7th Duke of Beldon, harbors a hidden motive for seducing the fiery haired, passionate Caitlin Harmon. Rand is on a mission to find a murderer...and it's leading straight to Caitlin's father. PERFECT SEDUCTION She was the ultimate tem...
Litchfield - 2
SHE COULD TAKE HIS NAME, Lady Kathryn Grayson is a gently bred noblewoman with a privileged future ahead of her... until her greedy uncle decides to steal her fortune by committing her to an insane asylum. Her only escape is to stow away in the carriage of Lucien Montaine, Marquess of Litchfield...
THEIR PASSION WAS A FORCE OF NATURE, AS WILD AND POWERFUL AS THE SEA They came from opposite worlds: Brianne, a young woman trapped in a life from which she longs to escape; and Captain Marcus Delaine, the Earl of Hawksmoor, a man whose heart and soul cannot be touched by anyone. When Brianne b...
A LADY's DESPERATE CHOICE Faced with a forced marriage to a loathsome neighbor, Elizabeth Woolcot can only appeal to her powerful guardian, Nicholas Warring, for aid. Unfortunately, Nicholas, Earl of Ravenworth, is known as the Wicked Earl for good reason. Convicted of murder, he barely escaped...
Kingsland - 2
When Elissa Tauber learns of her beloved brother's murder and that her native homeland is threatened, she is determined to expose the traitor. Posing as a recently widowed countess, she moves through the glittering world of the court, willing to barter ever her lovely body if she must. More tha...
Litchfield - 1
FROM THE DEPTHS OF AN ENGLISH FOREST TO GLITTERING BALLROOMS TO THE SCAFFOLD'S DARK SHADOW, RIDE THE PATH OF TEMPTATION... Lovely Velvet Moran has renounced all thoughts of love. To save her family from ruin, she will wed the hard-faced Duke of Carlyle. But instead of becoming a nobleman's bride...
Kingsland - 1
Jessica Fox wasn't always the beautiful, composed young woman who is the toast of the London ton. Born in poverty, Jessica wandered the streets until fate found her a guardian in the aging Marquess of Belmore. Now, it is fate she tempts with her longing for the Marquess's son, the arrogant and hand...
SHE WAS HIS CAPTIVE. HE WAS THE ONE MAN SHE WAS FORBIDDEN TO HAVE... As soon as the tall, handsome Spaniard leaned down from his stallion to offer her a rose, Caralee McConnell knew California held danger. But all too quickly she was forced to deny the heat Ramon de la Guerra had sparked. Determ...
Garrick - 3
THEY PLAYED FOR HIGH STAKES -- PASSION, HONOR, AND REVENGE Damien, Lord Falon, made his ruthless proposal to Alexa Garrick at the gaming table where he'd cheated the exquisite young heiress out of a fortune- one night with him would discharge her debt. Yet, as he claimed his prize, the handsom...
THEY WERE ENEMIES IN A DIVIDED LAND... Saxon beauty Caryn of Iversham longed to escape the chill gray cloisters of the convent to which she'd fled - but not in marriage to the towering, feared Raolfe de Gere, the Norman knight they called Ral the Relentless. Even though he had once saved her fro...
Southern - 3
A WOMAN OF COURAGE AND HONOR She sold everything she owned to go west and marry a powerful land baron she'd never seen. But Priscilla Wills hadn't counted on the gunfight--or the gunfighter--who would change her life: the tall, broad-shouldered man who killed her guardian in self-defense. Reluctan...
Garrick - 2
A WOMAN DRIVEN BY THE FIRES OF VENGEANCE... A MAN CONSUMED BY THE FLAMES OF DESIRE... A PASSION AS DANGEROUS AS IT IS IRRESISTIBLE... With her cascading raven curls and sleek, sinewy curves, Jocelyn Asbury was a woman any man would want. And Rayne Garrick, 4th Viscount Stoneleigh, wanted Jocely...
Southern - 2
SPIRITS FORGED OF STEEL... Despite her disguise as Silver Jones, tavern maid, Lady Selena Hardwick-Jones was captured by bounty hunters combing the Georgia coast for the runaway with hair pale as spun silver and eyes like soft brown velvet. Forced onto a ship headed for her home in the West Indies...
Garrick - 1
He was Dominic Edgemont, Lord Nightwyck, Heir to the Marquis of Gravenwold. But he was also a dark-eyed, half-gypsy bastard.... When tall, handsome Dominic sees one of his Romany band whipping a beautiful, flame haired captive, he never dreams she is a pampered heiress stolen from the English co...
Southern - 1
A WOMAN OF HIDDEN FLAMES The Louisiana sun beat mercilessly on Nicole St. Claire just as Fate, too, had been merciless. The once wealthy, flirtatious belle stood on the auction block to be sold as a servant. Her sensual figure disguised, her glorious titian hair disheveled, she looked like a waif,...
Southern - 4
A LUSTY MAN Captain Blackwell was a rake and rogue...a devilishly handsome scoundrel who used women and tossed them aside. Marriage was the last thing on his mind. Then a wealthy plantation owner invited the captain to his daughter's nineteenth birthday party--an obvious attempt at matchmaking. ...
Beautiful Molly James had her work cut out for her: to own and operate her late father's California ranch, the Lady Jay-all by herself. Molly's Irish spirit was as bright as her flaming hair, but a young woman alone-even one as iron-willed as Molly-had little chance of succeeding at so masculine an...
THE PERILOUS TRAIL LED STRAIGHT TO LOVE ... She fled a stifling existence for the glittering social whirl of California's state capital, trading childhood's innocence for a woman's burning desire. It was risky, masquerading as her flighty cousin, but Mandy Ashton was hardly faint of heart--as sh...