Book List:58 titles

  • A holiday in Portugal is planned by Christine Channing's family, to take her mind off a troubled love affair. They are charmed by the country, where they soon make many friends, among them the Baronesa Narvao, who invites them to stay in her luxuriou...


  • HOLIDAY FOR LOVE Edmund Forth was handsome, successful and dull. He had everything, including a cool, titled fiance. Then he went on vacation to bright, hot Portugal -- and Francesca Nash suddenly came storming into his life. She was lithe, tanned...


  • An engaging story of strange happenings in an English village. But Deepwood is no ordinary village, the flat-dwellers at the Lodge are no ordinary tenants, and there is the matter of two extraordinary gentlemen not of this world at all. Tourists f...


  • A proper London solicitor meets a topsy-turvy widow... Due to a series of mishaps, Edward Netherford winds up staying at an unlikely Yorkshire bed & breakfast in the home of a young widow. She and her three children begin to grow on him, but he be...


  • Eager to repay the hospitality lavished on them by Oliver Anvil during their stay in Naples, George and Stella Deepley are thrilled at Oliver's turning up in their rural hometown of Outercrane until the charmer's sinister motives become apparent....


  • While Laura Mirren determines to reconcile herself to the return of an old love, and her stepson Ross must wait for the woman he loves to sort out her feelings, the hidden past of Gianna Hargreaves produces mysterious consequences....


  • With no idea of what awaits her, Philippa Lyle returns to her hometown, the quiet English village of Montoak. Anticipating nothing more than an uneventful visit with her mother and some childhood friends, she discovers that all Montoak is in a state...


  • Richly evocative of colonial India and England, 'A Lion In The Way' is the engaging story of Edwin Brooke, a widower and music teacher in Calcutta, and of Annerley, his bright, beautiful daughter. Raising a daughter on his own, on a modest salary, an...






  • Attractive, twenty-seven-year-old Natalie Travers has taken it upon herself to rescue her brother from domestic chaos. His wife has left him with twins to care for, and egotistical Julian just isn't the paternal type. Natalie takes over, determined t...


  • When Laura Seton travels to France she runs into Finch Falconer. Their mutual attraction causes complications as Finch is the new owner of the Seton family home....


  • What was once a bittersweet, fleeting romance between Nigel Pressley and Rona Hume develops into a different kind of attraction years later under the influence of Nigel's gentle widowed mother....


  • At the helm of the family's sprawling import business, London bachelor William Helder unexpectedly finds himself next in line to track down a priceless family heirloom. Missing since 1702, a last antique silver flagon is needed to round out a set of ...


  • For Jeanne, Parson's House on the cliff-top had been a seaside haven. Years later, returning there from Canada, divorced and with twin four-year-old daughters, she could hardly expect the place and the people to be the same. But she was quite unprepa...


  • Lydia and Paul, both visiting parents in an English village, become interested in an archeological puzzle -- and in each other....


  • Vitorina's escort from Lisbon to London wore a cloak of respectability which convinced the child's father and aunts, but even before the ten-year-old girl had made her disconcerting discovery of his theft from the rich, private chapel of her home, sh...


  • Madame Landini's memoirs promised to be sensational. Rodney, who had captured them for his publishing house, and Oliver, his literary agent friend who would handle the business side of the book, could congratulate themselves on a brilliant coup. B...


  • An independent, spirited beauty, Ellen Berg seemed the least likely girl to fall in love with an historic ruin in a small English village. But that was before she was told of her deceased mother's regal ancestry and her legacy of a fifteenth-century ...


  • Neither Stapling Manor nor any of the fine family possessions of this stately home really belonged to Lady Laura, but for more than twenty years she had enjoyed them undisturbed. No one was worried except old Cosmo Brierley, trustee of the estate, wh...


  • Spirited and beautiful Stacey Marsh made a mistake -- she should never have come home for her wedding. She had forsaken her hometown of Dorsham, England, long ago because it was too quiet, too provincial, not at all the kind of place for the likes of...


    • / Romantic Suspense
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    Gail Sinclair was young, attractive and intelligent. She led a well-ordered and enjoyable life in London. But an innocently granted favour plunges her into a totally different world. It started with Anita Stratton, a seemingly charming and modest...


  • Young, beautiful Emma Challis should have been happy about her engagement to Gerald Delmont. After all, wasn't he a brilliant and sophisticated young man and wasn't his legal career one of the most promising in all of London? Everyone seemed to agree...


    • / Contemporary Romance
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    The Mostyn family were placid, undemanding, without curiosity or malice and totally unconcerned with the outside world. Only two of its members had ever broken free of its benevolent but tightly-held reins. The first was Madeleine, who returned to th...


    • / Contemporary Romance
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    "The Golden Collar" is about to settle round Henry Eliot's neck in the form of beautiful, spoiled Marly Stoner and her formidably rich father, Sir Bertram. As a wedding present for the young lovers, Sir Bertram has decided to buy a desirable piece of...


  • Gail Sinclair was young, attractive and intelligent. She led a well-ordered and enjoyable life in London. But an innocently granted favour plunges her into a totally different world. It started with Anita Stratton, a seemingly charming and modest...


  • Tomorrow Lucille Abbey was supposed to be in romantic Paris with the handsome, correct London stockbroker who had asked her to be his wife. But at the last moment she had to fly to the huge country home of Professor Hallam to straighten out a tangled...


  • For beautiful Elaine Tracy, it was a Cinderella story come true. Even in her wildest dreams she had never imagined that she would win the contest. But now here she was in Las Palmas in the Canary Islands. Already two men were competing for the pleasu...


  • A ROMANTIC REUNION Soon Annabelle Baird would be the wife of Philip Ancell, a dynamic international businessman whose work took him to the most glamorous capitals of Europe. But first he wanted her to meet his employers, and so she flew to Port...


  • James and Christine loved each other almost more than life itself. But James' Scottish lord of a grandfather loved money more. He wouldn't dream of his grandson marrying a girl without a title. So off to Portugal went Christine to try to heal her br...






  • Attending the quiet second marriage of her own father, Claire wondered despairingly what was delaying her own wedding. She and Grant Hewitt had been engaged since February. Now it was May and ever since his mother's death in February Grant had been...


  • This diary of a mixed marriage is written with all Elizabeth Cadell's verve and good humour. The time span it covers is the year following the announcement of Eleanor and Afonso's engagement; with all the intricacies that result from an Anglo-Portugu...


  • Edmund Forth, a wealthy architect, is engaged to beautiful, efficient Angela, but in Portugal he meets a penniless young girl who runs a boarding house in London. Fran Nash is devoted to her small brother and sister, and her eccentric, talented board...


  • Jendy Marsh was worried about her sister Nancy. Six weeks before her wedding day, Nancy had broken off her engagement to Allen Harvey and gone away to Spain. Nancy and Allen were the two people Jendy loved most in the world, and there was little she ...


  • The village of Greenhurst, headquarters for the Wayne family, is aflutter with excitement and festivity in anticipation of Miriam Arkwright's coming marriage to an Italian count. All the Waynes descend on brother Nicholas, including red-headed Jul...


  • Jody Hern was a girl noted for her good sense as well as her charm. Yet, awakening one day from a bad fall, Jody was left with a lingering sense of fear and the vision of an impossible scene... She was ready to put it aside as the hallucination ...


  • Three girls decide to share a flat in Chelsea: Denny, the sensible daughter of a famous actress; Chess, the long, lean, tempermental daughter of an Earl; Marya, the beautiful daughter of an Argentinian millionaire. The light-hearted story of thei...


  • The six Waynes, with no parents to guide them, are six violent individualists ranging in age from nine to twenty-four. Head of the household is Lucille, red-headed, forceful, determined to make this family a going concern. As a year’s experiment, ...


    • / Contemporary Romance
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    Jessica de Vrais rose early on a cool September morning and eloped, taking with her a small suitcase containing her bridal array, and, just in case "Hubert" did not come up to scratch, some diamonds for her return ticket. Panic ensued when the cas...


    • / Contemporary Romance
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    The Hurst's are one of those pleasantly leisured English families who never have to worry about where the central heating is coming from. They love each other, but don't interfere with each others antics. While in the bleak wilds of Yorkshire, Julian...


  • The Green Empress coaches specialized in taking clients of wealth or importance across Europe in luxury. When Angus Graham became "liaison officer" for one of these coaches, he did so lightheartedly, but the dangers and difficulties of the journey we...


  • At first, Mrs. Verney liked her cabin-mate, Lindy Barron. The pretty widow reminded her of her own daughter, as she watched the young girl gaily strolling the decks with Neil Harper. And she was happy both were bound for Lisbon -- Lindy to see her fa...


  • It looked so peaceful from the outside, a perfect setting for a charming family. But a time was to come when a stranger stirred up the concealed undercurrents, forcing them to the surface. The wide repercussions had a sudden and unexpected effect ...


  • Greenhurst, a sleepy English village, had not changed since a year ago when the Waynes of Wood Mount fought so fiercely to keep their home together and undesirable characters out of it. But now the place was buzzing with news of Miss Cryden-Smith'...


  • When the two handsome young men, Sebastian Page and his friend Joss Alexander, meet in France they are confronted by an eccentric old Countess who demands that they drive her to her chateau. Joss is ready for an adventure -- and he is not disappointe...


  • The novel of a dashing young lord and his impetuous love for a beautiful lady in swinging London. LADY IN THE DARK Five weeks! And then Paul Saxon was off to Africa. In that time he had to find the girl who claimed to be his fiancée. Then he c...


  • Claire worked for two happy years on Stephen's Buckinghamshire farm, content that their easy comradeship would eventually ripen into something more. . . She was the girl that took too much for granted The dead Jeffry Hansard had not acted in a way...


  • "You can't ask Rae down just as if you were inviting her to an ordinary house in the country. What's the use of landing Rae in a place like Thorpe? What'll you do?" Richard finished a mouthful, pushed his plate aside and turned to Rae. "I'll te...


  • After delivering three children to a farm in rural Kent, Christopher Heron is surprised to find that his difficult traveling companion, Mrs. Belchamber, not only is quite helpful with the children, but also introduces him to an attractive neighbor....


  • An engaging story of strange happenings in an English village. But Deepwood is no ordinary village, the flat-dwellers at the Lodge are no ordinary tenants, and there is the matter of two extraordinary gentlemen not of this world at all. Tourists f...






  • It's winter, and Caroline West has come to the little town of High Ambo to get away from her late husband's relatives -- and her own suitors. Then comes Robert with Polly, his sweet, ingenuous fiancee, and the three-ring circus kicks into high gear....


  • A FAMILY AFFAIR When Natalie Rome suddenly found herself married and very much in love at forty-two, she didn't reckon on a whole new family -- capricious Lucille Rome, whose romances were confused beyond the understanding of mere mortals -- and J...


  • When Ruth and Roger Mallard inherit a large house but with no money to keep it up, they decide to turn it into a superior guest-house. The first week's guests were specially chosen -- or self-invited. With them comes an element of discord in the pers...



  • At Rushing Farm, the Manning household -- with Aunt Flora at its head -- lives in harmony. With the appearance of George Manning, however, peace is at an end. George is a successful actor, spoilt and selfish. He sees nothing at Rushing but discomfort...


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    Love blossoms when a collection of disparate characters gathers at Lorna Salvador's beautiful Andalusian estate, Casa de Nuestra Señora del Carmen. Also published as "The Gentlemen Go By"...


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    Natalie Rome, timid and retiring, discovers that a new life at forty is not, after all, as difficult an achievement as she had feared. With new relations and a new home, she finds security and happiness. She also finds a step-daughter as timid as her...


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    Be it know, that Elizabeth Cadell has never written a novel with more enchanting people, places and things. Here they are: Raymond Trysting, age 35, the present Lord Falcon. Raymond is an attractive young man with plenty of presence and an interes...


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    A memorable story of three delightful girls, growing up against the exotic background of India. The two English girls and the lovely French girl, contrasting strongly with each other and with the exotic, teeming life of Calcutta. Inseparable, they...