Maureen Child was born 28 September 1951 in California, USA. She and her husband enjoy traveling, usually taking road trips with her parents. When she’s at home, she is kept busy with her two grown children and a somewhat confused golden retriever named Abbey. She is busy writing her next book.
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Baby, baby...baby? It's triplets from USA TODAY bestselling author Maureen Child He's a captain of industry, a brooding billionaire, and---a daddy? When Connor King learns he has fathered triplets, he feels double-crossed. Now nothing will stand in the way of claiming his heirs, not even their all...
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The prodigal ex-husband returns--as the boss--in this novel by USA TODAY bestselling author Maureen Child After two long years, Sam Wyatt is home. He has big plans for his family's ski resort. But first he must face those he left behind--including the ex-wife he has never forgotten. Lacy Sills Wyat...
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A cowboy gets a baby surprise from USA TODAY bestselling author Maureen Child All former Marine Jake Hunter wants is peace and quiet. But when his business-minded mother sends her assistant Cassidy Moore from Boston to see him about a long-standing family dispute, chaos ensues. Their attraction r...
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To Catch a Thief, It Will Take a Thief He comes from a long line of charismatic jewel thieves. But Gianni Coretti made a deal to save his family and now walks the straight and narrow. When Marie O'Hara, a beautiful security expert, asks him to steal for her as part of a sting, his interest is d...
May the Best Man Win…the Maid of Honor? Lassiter Media millionaire Matt Hollis never let a woman stand between him and his career. But now Matt's best friend is marrying the Lassiter heiress -- and her insufferable maid of honor has stolen Matt's heart. Kayla Prince is way more than this skill...
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Follow the money…into bed! Estranged from his adoptive father, Sage Lassiter earned his own billions. But when J.D. Lassiter leaves a fortune to his private nurse in his will and cheats his own daughter of her rightful inheritance…Sage is enraged, to say the least. He's sure nurse Colleen F...
The bestselling author of Still Close to Heaven and This Time for Keeps is back with a magical tale of romance between two souls born a century apart destined to love one another for eternity... Life hasn't always been kind to rancher Conner James, so why should he be surprised when a twister dump...
In this Billionaires & Babies novel by USA TODAY bestselling author Maureen Child, one night leads to two babies! When Colton King ended his impetuous marriage to Penny Oaks after just twenty-four hours, it was out of sight, out of mind. But now, more than a year later, Colton discovers Penny's...
Three bestselling authors Three real-life heroines Every day, women in your community are working to make the world a better place. You may not know their names, but you've probably got something in common with these real-life heroines: compassion for those who need a helping hand, and the de...
Revenge has never been so sweet as in this Kings of California novel by USA TODAY bestselling author Maureen Child… She married him. Used him. Then left him. Rico King has waited five years for revenge. Now he's got Teresa Coretti where he wants her. To save her family, she'll return to Rico'...
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A fake engagement at the Texas Cattleman's Club? It must be a fairy tale from USA TODAY bestselling author Maureen Child! Dave Firestone has no intention of getting married, but he'll pretend anything if it means sealing a tough business deal for his ranch. Needing a spur-of-the-moment fake fia...
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Something to Hide? Seven years ago, wealthy sheriff Nathan Battle proposed to his pregnant girlfriend. But Amanda Altman ripped out his heart, left town -- and suffered a miscarriage. Now she's back and Nathan has to get over her once and for all. But his plan to seduce her, say goodbye forever ...
"Just give me one night." Single mom Nicole Baxter is perfectly fulfilled without a man in her life. But when billionaire Griffin King moves in next door, she considers a fling. Not only is he gorgeous and exciting, but he's not staying. It's an ideal situation, as long as she doesn't fall in lo...
Jackson Tate is about as useful a ghost as he was a man. He had one job to do - save the girl, then wipe her memory - and he loused it up! Oh, he rescued sweet Rachel Morgan, all right, but instead of making her forget him, he made a promise he never intended to keep. He told her he'd come back to ...
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Falling in love wasn't part of the deal When Georgia Page accepts Sean Connolly's proposal, she knows it's crazy. But surely she can pretend to be a self-made billionaire's fiancée for a little while, just until his mother regains her health. Surely she can keep her heart out of this affair, no...
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"I've come for what's mine..." When brash Irish billionaire Ronan Connolly meets Laura Page, the connection is electric. He's danger. She's a safe haven. And the passion between them burns -- too hot and too fast. So Ronan ends the affair before it can get serious. But he can't stay away. ...
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When scandal threatens the luxury auction house that bears his family's name, Vance Waverly suspects the media feeding frenzy is an inside job. Could his gorgeous assistant, Charlotte Potter, be plotting Waverly's downfall? There's one way to find out: seduce the truth out of her! Charlie is bet...
For security expert Garrett King, rescuing a damsel in distress is routine -- even if she is a runaway princess. And especially if she's a sexy, desirable woman he intends to keep very, very close. Garrett knows Princess Alexis escaped her castle to look for independence and true love -- and she...
Married for a Moment... It doesn't take long for Sean King to realize he's in trouble. Despite the idyllic setting and the exquisite contract bride, his marriage to Melinda Stanford is meant to be strictly business. Pure profit is his for the taking. All he has to do is marry the boss's granddaugh...
Ever the Good Girl For years, Rose Clancy dreamed of her brother's best friend, Lucas King, but touching him was off-limits. And Rose, always dutiful, kept her distance. Until a recent chance meeting leads Lucas to hire her for intimate, nightly cooking classes. The heat between them quickly ignit...
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Let's face it -- vacation is great! We could all use a warm summer night on a beach, the sand still hot from the sun, with the moon rising on the horizon. If it could be paired with a handsome, sexy man -- an immortal man -- wouldn't that be the icing on the cake? Nothing says holiday quite like a ...
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Texas Cattleman's Club Rule #1: Always Act Honorably Duty is his world. And upon seeing Sadie Price with twin girls, marine Rick Pruitt realizes he has some proposing to do. He never would have left Royal, Texas, if he'd known Sadie was carrying his babies. Yet the feisty single mom has no intent...
Millionaire in Disguise As penance for losing a bet, Rafe King had promised to work one job as an everyday carpenter. And that's when he hit the jackpot -- an introduction to Katie Charles. With every word, every touch, the sweet, sexy lady made Rafe feel like more than the cold-hearted tycoon he ...
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Baby...Ready or Not He'd certainly never set eyes on -- much less gone to bed with -- Tula Barrons. That he would have remembered. Yet businessman Simon Bradley agreed to let Tula and her infant cousin -- a child she claimed was his -- stay in his mansion until he had proof of the little boy's pa...
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Pucker up for two irresistible millionaires who are about to meet their matches…under the mistletoe! "The Wrong Brother" by Maureen Child Well, she'd asked to be kissed. Who was Sam Hale to deny a beauty such a request? But when the businessman discovered she was Anna Cameron, the woman he'd ma...
Scrooge had moved in next door and Ivy Holloway was at his mercy. Billionaire Tanner King wanted her year-round Christmas-tree farm shut down so he could have his peace and quiet. He had enough money and power to do it, too. Leaving Ivy with only one option -- tame the savage beast. Tanner had fou...
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Illegitimate Heiress Finally Found! The revelation turned Erica Prentice's world upside down -- by birth, she belonged to a wealthy Colorado dynasty and her real father had left her a fortune. And the Jarrod family attorney, Christian Hanford, was there to show her the ropes. As Mr. Tall, Dark and...
Mr. May: Jericho King, ex-marine, all business The Promise: Look after a fallen comrade's sister The Price: She wanted his baby! After a career of life-risking service, Jericho King desired only the solitude of his mountain lodge...and the occasional no-strings affair. But when Daisy Saxon...
Presenting...the sixth annual More Than Words anthology. Little by little, one person at a time, we can make our world a better place. The five dedicated women selected as this year's recipients of Harlequin's More Than Words award have done just that, by discovering a seed of compassion, and nu...
King's Inconvenient Bride...and Baby? Everyone did Jefferson King's bidding. Except the folks in a certain Irish village he'd "bought" for his latest production. And when the movie mogul arrived in town, he discovered why everyone had turned against him. He'd gotten one of their own pregnant. Tru...
The King Claims His Heir It was supposed to be a last meeting to sign divorce papers. Then passion overtook them and Maggie King walked away with more than just a legal decree -- she was pregnant with the child Justice King had always refused to give her. A fact she would never dare reveal to him....
The King Claims His Prey For three years she'd haunted his dreams. And the memory of that heated anonymous night sent tycoon Jesse King back to Morgan Beach, California, determined to find her. He would have his mystery woman once more -- a King never lost. Bella Cruz was far from happy to see Je...
Maureen Child's sexy, feisty heroine, Maggie Donovan -- a descendant of Otherworld Faeries -- returns to face her greatest challenge After defeating evil Queen Mab, Maggie Donovan has become the new Queen of the Fae. Being Fae royalty in Otherworld has its pros and cons. For one thing, she gets ...
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Seduction -- Hollywood Style No one ever denied Devlin Hudson. The COO of Hudson Pictures could have any woman he wanted, but what he wanted was a woman who made no demands. He'd thought Valerie Shelton was that woman. But his prim, proper wife had walked out on their matrimonial merger, and now ...
SHE WAS HIS DESTINY...REBORN Forever fated to defend humanity against demons, immortal Guardian Rogan Butler has given up all hope of finding peace. But when a beautiful American unexpectedly appears, with all her self-assurance and charm, the winds of danger--and a soul-deep recognition--reawaken ...
Maggie Donovan isn’t interested in overthrowing a Faerie queen. She barely had time to kill the demon that devoured her fiancé. Then she comes home to find a scrumptious hunk in her living room who informs her that saving the Otherworld just happens to be her destiny, and Maggie realizes she may...
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Mr. January: Hunter Cabot, Navy SEAL Vital Statistics: Tall, rich and...married? Mission: Find out who's been sleeping in his bed. The broad-shouldered military man had no patience with games. Margie--Cabot?--had to go. She'd been masquerading as his spouse for nearly a year, living in his hou...
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Twins? The startling revelation that his affair with Jenna Baker had produced two little boys was almost impossible to grasp. Tycoon Nick Falco had never considered himself the settling-down type, yet now that fatherhood had been thrust upon him, he was determined to give his sons his name. But the...
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721 PARK AVENUE APARTMENT: 9B TENANT: Julia Prentice, pregnant society princess SCANDAL: Who's her baby's father? Manhattan millionaire Max Rolland didn't do relationships...until his one-night stand turned up pregnant. Blue-blooded Julia Prentice may have been a lamb by day, but she'd been a ...
According to airline tycoon Jackson King, business always triumphed over romance, and babies were best appreciated from afar. That was, until the beautiful stranger with whom he'd shared a mind-blowing tryst revealed he had fathered her baby daughter. If Casey Davis thought she could drop a bom...
MILLIONAIRE SEEKING CONVENIENT WIFE Wed and bed one of his biggest client's unsavory daughters? No thanks. But the only way millionaire Travis King could get the man off his back was to marry someone else. So he handpicked his temporary and on-his-terms bride-- hometown girl Julie O'Hara. The wo...
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It's only been a month since single mom Cassie Burke unexpectedly became the hottest demon killer in town-and already there's a price on her head and a website calling for her murder. Then a sizzling hunk of a faery shows up on her porch in need of protection. Cassie's happy to help because, af...
BUSINESS NEVER YIELDED SUCH PLEASURE Just twenty more acres and millionaire Adam King would restore his family ranch to its former glory. So intense was his obsession, he even considered marrying the girl next door. For Gina Torino's father was willing to "sell" her in exchange for the much-desi...
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'TIS THE SEASON TO TAKE A WALK ON THE DARK SIDE... Silhouette Nocturne is proud to present these two sensual, heartwarming tales of love during the holiday season. True, the heroes may not wear red suits or be very jolly. But tall, dark and handsome, with the unusual power to thrill, can sometim...
REVENGE IS SWEETER THAN PARADISE Billionaire Gabriel Vaughn had all but forgotten the past...until Debbie Harris arrived at his luxury resort. She'd walked away from him once, but now he wasn't letting her leave his island without exacting his own brand of revenge-- the ultimate seduction. Debbie...
"MARRIED" FOR MONEY There was little left that could surprise Janine Shaker--except for billionaire Max Striver's suddenly proposing a fake marriage. Max's need for a temporary wife and his desire for Janine seemed to coincide perfectly. He knew that Janine wasn't in a position to refuse his off...
SWEET REVENGE Shipping tycoon Jefferson Lyon wasn't a man who took no for an answer--from anybody. So when his "faithful" secretary finally had enough of his difficult, demanding ways and quit, he followed her to the tropical resort where she was vacationing. There'd be no relaxing for Jefferson.....
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Cassidy Burke is finding it hard to believe that she's next in a long line of demon dusters-Burke women paired with centuries-old cleaning solution to shine windows and spot demons. Sure, her "Clean Sweep" maid service is taking off, but wiping out supernatural bad guys? Come on. But Cassie's s...
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Millionaire of the Month: Nathan Barrister Source of Fortune: Hotel Empire Dominant Personality Trait: Always gets what he wants. When grumpy, rich and gorgeous Nathan Barrister arrives at the Lake Tahoe lodge, all he can think about is how soon he can leave. His one-month commitment feels li...
NAME: RICARDO ESTEBAN AMADEO SANTOS DATE OF BIRTH: 1459 DATE OF DEATH: 1492 DATE OF REBIRTH: 1492 OCCUPATION: IMMORTAL-GUARDIAN Reborn moments after Queen Isabella of Spain ordered her lover's death, Santos accepted eternal life in exchange for protecting humanity. For centuries, he's kept h...
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IN BED WITH THE BOSS Everything changed the night that executive assistant Rachel Adler indulged her fantasy and slept with her boss. Shane Elliott was better than any dream, but having gone to bed with the executive, Rachel knew she could no longer work with Shane. Engaged in a battle to contro...
KIERNAN MacINTYRE BORN 1538 DIED 1573 REBORN...MOMENTS LATER He was a Guardian. An immortal fighter of evil. The sexy, sword-wielding stranger standing before Julie Carpenter claimed he was out to destroy a demon and that she was its next target. As he whisked her away to his fortresslike man...
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Java and Jazz: the perfect New Orleans blend When coffee executive Parker James storms into the hotel bar after a frustrating business meeting, he spots the beautiful woman who sang at his wedding ten years ago. Holly Carlyle has never forgotten that booking. Hours before the vows, she'd walk...
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At some point during the time Luke Talbot arrived late at the high-society soiree, then hurried her home for safeguarding, Abby realized her husband truly was living a double life. His secrets, however necessary, tore at her insecurities. How could she have married this man, slept in his arms, give...
TAKING WHAT WAS HIS They hadn't touched since that night fifteen years before but Donna Barrett still recognized the desire in Jake Lonergan's eyes. And the guilt. For he'd sought to make her his when she'd been his cousin's girl. It had been their secret...until she fled town with a bigger one....
SEDUCED BY THE BOSS Tired of going unnoticed by the boss she loved for years, Kara Sloan decided now was the time to pack her bags and quit. But just as she was about to storm away, Cooper Lonergan surprised her with a night of seduction. He couldn't let the one woman who organized his chaoti...
"Who cares if I grew up with money? I deserve this job." --Kyra Fortune, associate VP Kyra Fortune can't believe she might get fired. Sure, she knows some people think she's a spoiled brat with more family connections than brains, but she knows the game at Voltage Energy Company: don't let any...
PATERNITY TEST Surgeon Sam Lonergan lived a no-strings-attached life...until he met Maggie Collins, the young, sexy, housekeeper of his family's ranch. Their affair was hot, their secret rendezvous hotter. And after sharing incredible passion with Sam, Maggie discovered she was pregnant. Alth...
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Jo Marconi has her hands full working hard at the family business and struggling to get her belated college degree. The last thing she needs is a ten-year-old boy to look after. But that's exactly what she gets when her stepbrother comes to live with her. It's clear Jack needs a father figure. But ...
HE'S TAKEN SO MANY ICE-COLD SHOWERS, HE FELT LIKE A DAMN PENGUIN! Thankfully, the longest three months of Aidan's life were coming to an end. Only three more weeks and he'd be the winner of the no-sex-for-ninety-days bet he made with his brothers. He could almost taste victory! Then he'd met ...
ONE REILLY DOWN, TWO TO GO... Connor Reilly had laughed at his brother for being the first triplet to lose the "no sex for ninety days" bet. Though there were two long, tempting months ahead for him, Connor was determined to go the distance. Because not only was he a marine; he was a Reilly.... ...
HOME WAS THE MOST DANGEROUS TERRITORY OF ALL FOR THIS MARINE... Brian Reilly was a man on edge. It had been two long weeks since he and his brothers had made a "no sex for ninety days" bet before Tina Coretti Reilly turned up on his doorstep. And now that his beautiful ex-wife was within arm's r...
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Millionaire Simon Pearce's bride-to-be left him standing at the altar and wedding planner Megan Ashton was dumbfounded when she was asked to fill in. Literally. Be Simon's bride. For a year. For business reasons only. Her shock soon gave way to reason: what better way to escape her father's dominat...
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Lucas Gallagher is the geek who bought the land Michaela "Mike" Marconi wanted for her dream house. She thinks he's infuriating, annoying and totally rude. Yet, he gets to her more than any other man ever has. But though Lucas may be a scientist, he's the rock star of scientists. His inventions hav...
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It was the last place Dr. Sam Holden wanted to be. After his wife's death, weddings and crowds were unbearable. But his self-imposed isolation was shaken to its core by Tricia Wright, the sexy whirlwind that was the groom's sister. And when the proposed sleeping arrangements turned intimate, it was...
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Nine years ago, Samantha Marconi was swept away in a whirlwind wedding...even though she'd only known her new husband for a month. When Jeff left her just weeks after the wedding-she found out she was pregnant and had nowhere to turn. So Sam did the only thing she thought she could do. She placed h...
Welcome to Steam, the hottest club in Savannah. Here the jazz is smooth, the dance floor is hopping and the attraction between three unsuspecting couples is rising as quickly as the temperature! Under the Cover of Night by Barbara McCauley One case of mistaken identity has Sophia Alexander...
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A CHANCE WORTH TAKING Everything about Lily Cunningham, the newly arrived public relations maven of Merlyn County, put widower Ron Bingham on edge, from his nerves to his heart. But no amount of breath-stealing attraction would change the facts: Ron had married -- and lost -- the love of his lif...
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A SEDUCTIVE ASSIGNMENT It was an unusual assignment for seasoned warrior Zack Sheridan. He was more accustomed to fighting in jungles than baby-sitting sharp-tongued, wealthy young women like Kimberly Danforth. But what began as a cakewalk for the U.S. Navy SEAL quickly turned into something els...
Holiday shop owner Carol Baker infuses her business and her life with peace and good will. But she has secrets from her past that make her all the more determined to someday have a family of her own. She never expects a sweltering July heat wave to bring the gift of a baby girl who needs a mother's...
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MIXING BUSINESS WITH BABY Though Rick Hawkins had been the bane of Eileen Ryan's existence, she soon found his charm irresistible when she had to share close quarters with the handsome financial adviser as his fill-in secretary. She vowed to stay professional -- but she could tell that he wanted...
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On the surface, things always came easy for Nick Candellano, with his dashing good looks, easy charm, and penchant for women. When an injury permanently sidelines the pro football star, he's forced to start over with a new job -- and trouble in the form of Jonas, a twelve-year-old boy who claims Ni...
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SHE NEEDED A HERO... Waitress Daisy Cusak went into labor right in the middle of the dinner rush. Racked by pain, she couldn't protest the strong arms that carried her to help. Navy pilot Alex Barone became her strength; his calming voice and caring touch helped her deliver her baby. But it wasn't...
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FALL IN LOVE WITH TWO UNFORGETTABLE NOVELS Meet the Candellano family: Angela, the matriarch, Tony, the oldest son and town sheriff, Nick and Paul, the twin brothers with completely different personalities, and Carla, the daughter whom Mama is still trying to fix up. And though Mama's brood is all...
Assistant D.A. Gina Palermo was a nice girl -- with a gangster family. And when a threat to her life put this law-abiding daughter under the protection of one of her dad's mob men, Gina wondered if she could resist the tempting embrace of sexy Nick Falcone.......
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While pastry chef Nora Bailey perfected the art of baking a cinnamon roll, she'd somehow wound up the last virgin in all of California. Now it was time for this old-fashioned girl to become an ex-virgin. Only, just as she was about to embark on her brand-new plan, bachelor cowboy Mike Fallon decide...
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High-ranking intelligence officer Jeremy "J.T." Wainwright tried to stop her from gaining entry into Penwyck's royal family's palace, but feisty reporter Jade Erickson wasn't the type to take no for an answer. Especially not when the man trying to stop her was her very own ex-husband! Once inside t...
DANGER AND DESIRE IN THE DESERT When a marine rescue mission went awry, Staff Sergeant Travis Hawks realized he was in for the fight of his life. He and Lisa Chambers -- the uppity heiress he was trying to save -- were stranded and forced to race across the Arabian desert to stay alive. Despite ...
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He'd slipped in and out of hostile nations, stared down enemy guns. But Chance Barnett Connelly, navy SEAL, didn't know fear till he was caught in the sights of one petite, green-eyed single mom. Jennifer Anderson sent a jolt of desire through the long-lost Connelly son, one that begged to be sa...
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FIRST COME BABIES... Top-secret military maneuvers were routine to Gunnery Sergeant Sam Pearce, but babies were another matter -- especially when he'd just taken on twins! Up to his elbows in diapers, Sam couldn't refuse any offers of help -- even from a woman who'd once claimed to love him, the...
For years, Lilah Forrest had dodged her matchmaking colonel father's "bachelor bullets." But that didn't stop him from steamrolling Sergeant Kevin Rogan into playing Lilah's personal escort. She'd never marry military -- not even sexy soldier Rogan. But at the drill instructor's touch, her icy emot...
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Brides or bankruptcy -- the MacIntyre brothers had a helluva choice! Now, thanks to their cagey uncle's ironclad will, saloonkeeper Lucas MacIntyre was forced to find himself a bride. So he proposed a chaste businesslike "merger" to Miss Emily Smythe, a uniquely enterprising schoolmarm. But how cou...
U.S. Marine Jeff Hunter never anticipated the five words Kelly Rogan greeted him with upon his homecoming. Learning he was a father shook him clear down to his military boots. But once he held his little girl in his arms, he knew he'd do anything to keep both mother and child. However, Kelly re...
If someone had told her only yesterday that a perfect -- in every way! -- stranger would be delivering her baby, Annie Foster would never have believed it. But here she was, stranded on top of a mountain, with gorgeous Gunnery Sergeant John Paretti holding her newborn daughter in the crook of his p...
STORMY HEARTS A torrential hurricane stranded Karen Beckett in a tiny motel room with Gunnery Sergeant Sam Paretti, the one man she never wanted to see again! Just months before, Karen had severed all ties with the gorgeous marine -- but bittersweet memories of their love refused to vacate her m...
TALL, DARK, AND TENDER When Angela Santini felt the power of First Sergeant Dan Mahoney's smoldering gaze, she dared to throw caution to the wind. It had been so long since she'd been held, kissed, touched.... But how was this straitlaced single mom supposed to know that one fantasy-filled night...
THE MARINE AND THE VIRGIN No woman was going to spring her mantrap on Sergeant Nick Paretti! And that included Gina Santini. They'd agreed to publicly play boyfriend/girlfriend, and Nick had never intended to keep up the pretense in Gina's bedroom. But her luscious mouth left him poised before a...
Resist her charming neighbor's advances? No problem - even if Marine Sergeant Brian Haley's killer smile sent shivers up Kathy Tate's spine. No sir, Kathy had sworn off love and marriage, and nothing in the rugged marine's arsenal could break through Kathy's defenses. Nothing except... A baby? When...
THE VIRGIN... Sweet and sassy Marie Santini learned long ago that the men around Camp Pendleton just didn't see the local tomboy as date material -- even if there was a passionate heart beating beating beneath her cute overalls. So why was devastatingly handsome Marine First Sergeant Davis Garve...
HER STAND-IN FIANCE? When Tracy Hall vowed to be the belle of her high school reunion, she thought all she'd need was a glamorous new look, a diamond ring on her finger and a fiance - conveniently left behind, of course. Simple, right? Wrong! Once she met up with high school heartthrob Rick ...
COLONEL DAD...AND MAJOR MOM? Impossible! Could it be that Major Kate Jennings was going to be Major Mom? And the devastatingly handsome marine she'd had a long-distance relationship with was going to be a daddy - Colonel Daddy, that is! Suddenly things were becoming very complicated. Especially ...
VIRGIN BRIDE When Colonel Candello found his daughter in a marine's room the morning after the Battalion Ball, he was ready to explode. Until First Sergeant Jack Harris offered to marry Donna in name only to save all their reputations. So, for better or worse, they married. But the romantic vows...
ASSIGNMENT: FATHERHOOD! Captain Jeff Ryan fought a lot of battles as a marine. But daddy duty was his toughest assignment ever! When an infant was left on his doorstep, Jeff called in reinforcements--and temporary nanny Laura Morgan marched into his life. Suddenly, lovely Laura was giving the...
FROM SIR GALAHAD TO FUN-LOVING FAMILY MAN? Bachelor Marine Harding Casey was about to face his greatest challenge -- fatherhood. But convincing his expecting -- and reluctant -- bride to marry him was going to be his toughest battle yet! For Elizabeth Stone didn't know if her jitters were caused ...
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The stick was blue..and positive! Any way she looked at it, Denise Torrance's well-ordered life was about to turn upside down...and all because of an unexpected night with the man of her dreams! But when that very man insisted they marry for their child's sake, Denise could only hope Mike Ryan ...
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ON THE FIRST DAY OF CHRISTMAS... Finding herself in bed with her childhood love after being jilted at the altar by another man wasn't exactly Casey Oakes's idea of a merry Christmas. But she knew she wouldn't have wanted to spend her "wedding" night alone--even if Jake didn't love her. HE GOT...
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WILL YOU MARRY ME .... TEMPORARILY? If Jenny Blake didn't marry in four days, horrors upon horrors would befall her, according to a legendary family curse. Yet standing in her polka-dot dress in the middle o the Love Me Tender Wedding chapel with hired husband "Jimmy the Lip" wasn't her idea of t...
A DARING SCHOOLMARM From the minute teacher Winifred Matthews was captured by bank robber Quinn Hawkins, she couldn't have been more delighted! Fleeing from the law across Texas' wide plains, facing down danger at every turn -- it was the wild west she'd always imagined. A RELUCTANT OUTLAW Qui...
A BOLD DECISION For beautiful Margaret Allen, traveling alone across the western plains was her only escape from a loveless marriage--a marriage secretly arranged by her father as part of a heartless business scheme. In a fury, she left her quiet, unassuming life behind and ventured out on her own...