September Continued and October New Releases

Double Takeby Rachelle J. Christensen
$1.99 - Amazon Smashwords Nook Universal
When Mandy’s car is stolen with her two young daughters inside, the police think it’s a car-jacking gone wrong, but she can’t forget the determined look in the man’s eyes as he drove away. Mandy and her husband, Nick, are on the verge of divorce and the kidnapping is a wake-up call. All of their differences and problems can’t stand in the way of a parent’s love. In order to find their children, they’ll have to forgive each other and learn to work together. But they don’t have years or even months to make this happen . . . according to the kidnapper, time is running out. 

The first novella in the Silver Cascade Suspense series, Silver Cascade Secrets, is available as a free eBook when you sign up for Rachelle's VIP news. If you're interested, copy and paste this link into your browser http://rachellechristensen.com/free-book/ 



Death on the Red Rocks
by Liz Adair
$4.99; paperback-$15 - Amazon

When an eminent scientist falls to his death from the cliffs above town, the circumstances are suspicious--and all those with a motive for murder are Spider and Laurie Latham’s houseguests.
It's Deputy Sheriff Toby Flint's case, but as everyone knows, Deputy Flint couldn't detect his way out of a paper bag. Helping him, Spider finds himself up to his neck in conjectures and clues until someone knocks him out and dumps him into Peek-a-boo Canyon during a rainstorm. Then he's up to his neck in water.

Feverishly working with Toby, Spider's intent on unsnarling the mystery before someone--one of his houseguests?--makes another try on his life.





All By My Selfie
by  Jo Noelle
$.99 Amazon FREE InstaFreebie

While on vacation at McLeod Castle in Scotland, Gwen Mackenzie has nightly dreams of an ancient warrior bound by a curse. During the day, she sees Niall, nicknamed #ScottishBoyfriend. Oh, and can that man rock a kilt! As she gets to know him, she realizes that Niall is the warrior from her dreams, cursed to live as a ghost for the past five hundred years, to see life around him but never see, taste, or feel any of it—until he meets Gwen.

Niall McLeod has been trapped in a shadow of life for centuries. When he meets Gwen, he dares to hope that his cursed existence is over, but will he be willing to risk Gwen's life to save his own?



The Complete Owen Family Saga (In Chronological Order)
by Marsha Ward

Marsha Ward did not write the five novels of The Owen Family Saga in order, but there is definitely an optimal reading order, and here it is in one grand box set collection: Gone for a SoldierThe Man from ShenandoahSpinster's FollyRide to Raton, and Trail of Storms. Join Rod and Julia Owen, their sons, daughters, and neighbors in Colorado Territory and beyond for action, adventure and romance in 19th Century America.




Merrily Ever After
by Julia Keanini
$2.99 Amazon

Single mom Eliana Walker has begged, borrowed excuses, and would have even stolen to make sure she never had to be in the same place as her first love, Drake Charming, especially during the holidays. But to Eliana's distress, there is only one way to ensure that she can spend her first holiday season as divorced woman near her daughter. She has to go home not only in time for Christmas, but for Drake's wedding ... to her stepsister.

NFL Quarterback Drake Charming is about to marry his girlfriend of a decade, but returning home for the wedding at Christmas reminds him of the girl who stole his heart, Eliana. But Eliana made her choice fifteen years ago and it wasn't Drake.

Can a little Christmas cheer and a meddling "Fairy Godmother" spin together enough romance to give this second chance fairy tale a happily ever after?

A Modern-Day Cinderella Clean and Wholesome Romance.

The first book in the Second Chance Fairy Tale series.



For the Love of Stitches: A Project Journal for Yarn Enthusiasts
by Danyelle Ferguson
$9.99 Amazon

No matter if your passion is crocheting or knitting, For The Love Of Stitches is a must-have resource for all yarn enthusiasts! This beautiful journal allows you to track details for 36 projects: start and completion dates, pattern information, yarns and hook or needle sizes, as well as a frame for a picture of your completed item. Each project also features a full page for notes where you can track your rows, add details on how you personalized the pattern or who you gifted your handmade creation to. Some pages include doodle art to color when your brain needs to switch to another creative mode. All this fabulousness comes in a convenient 5"x8" size journal, a perfect fit for any bag!



For the Love of Sewing: A Project Journal for Fabric Lovers
by Danyelle Ferguson
$9.99 Amazon

Calling all fabric lovers! For The Love Of Sewing is a must-have resource for all your projects. This beautiful journal allows you to track details for 36 projects: start and completion dates, patterns, fabrics and threads, as well as frames for pictures of your completed items. Each project also features a full page for notes about measurements and notions, how you personalized the pattern or to whom you gifted the handmade creation. All this fabulousness comes in a convenient 5"x8" size journal, a perfect fit for any bag!



For the Love of Reading: A Journal for Bookaholics
by Danyelle Ferguson
$9.99 Amazon

Calling All Book Lovers! For The Love Of Reading combines quotes, doodle pages, and a plethora of lists to document your journey with the written word. Sample lists include: • favorite authors, their workshops, and social media sites • books you love, hate or threw across the room • quotes to remember • favorite libraries, book stores, and reading nooks • characters who would be your BFF's or worst enemies You can find all that and more in this awesome journal! Plus it's packaged in a convenient 5"x8" size, a perfect fit for any bag. Makes a great gift for any bookaholic or as a journal for parents and grandparents to fill out to share their love of reading with younger generations.

September New Releases

Sweet & Sassy Anthology: Stormy Kisses
by Rebecca Rode, Donna K. Weaver, Cindy M. Hogan, Jo Noelle, Lindzee Armstrong, and Rachel Branton
$.99 (limited time) - Amazon

Sweet & Sassy Anthology: Stormy Kisses has six contemporary romances set against wild weather. Stormy Kisses has six contemporary romances set against wild weather from award winning and Amazon best selling authors.

Love Right by Rebecca Rode 
Corie McMullen isn’t a man-hater. But being dumped by a fiancé via text has given her trust issues. Two years later, she’s written a bestselling relationships book, Love Right, and she’s scored an interview on a prestigious national morning show.

Her best friend, Sofia, drags her to Singles Week at a ski lodge in Colorado. She’s reluctant to jump into the dating scene. Especially when the man who seems interested turns out to be Micah Calloway, a playboy from her high school who insists he’s changed.

A blizzard hits while they’re snowshoeing, and the dating game turns dangerous. Now Corie’s survival rests on an impossible decision. Not only must she trust Micah with her life, but also with her heart.

Waves of Deceit by Donna K. Weaver 
Shelby Nash wants to break free of her controlling, billionaire father. With the completion of one more project for his company, she can. However, her ex-boyfriend’s the new lead architect. She has to protect her heart while avoiding whoever’s making threats.

Wade Armstrong did a poor job handling the news about the identity of his girlfriend’s father. Shelby walked out of his life without another word. Finally, four years later, Wade has a chance to win her back. As long as whoever’s targeted her doesn’t get to her first.

Secrets in the Storm by Cindy M. Hogan 
High in the Kananaskis National Forest, super spies, Christy and Jeremy try for a romantic getaway in a remote destination for a long awaited private holiday. Unfortunately, someone else has found shelter in the same abandoned lodge, but with nefarious intent.

Christy and Jeremy set off to put evidence into the right hands in Calgary. But a violent storm rolls in, as well as a beautiful girl from Jeremy’s past. Combined, they threaten to not only help the terrorists, but also to end the relationship between handler and spy.

Back to You by Jo Noelle 
Zara Hollis never thought she’d trade in her passion for hiking to run a mortuary and care for her mother, who has advanced Alzheimer’s.

When Trevor Cooley moves back to town, Zara is drawn to the quiet man who used to be her childhood friend. Trev wants to pull Zara back into his life and into his arms. But there’s a problem. He’s only in Colorado for a short time on a stint as an undercover boss. He and his company can’t afford distractions. Trev realizes this particular “distraction” may jeopardize his plans and his heart.

Twisters and Textbooks by Lindzee Armstrong 
After the death of her parents, chasing tornadoes makes Lauren feel alive, giving her the adrenaline rush she craves, but it can’t make her forget Tanner, the boy she left behind in Oklahoma. When Lauren goes back to Sunset Plains, she seeks out Tanner in an attempt to let go of her past. He’s still angry, and she begins to question whether she ever should’ve returned.

Just as Lauren’s about to run—again—a tornado hits near town, and Lauren and Tanner are caught up in a cyclone of emotions neither is sure they want to escape. Can they weather the storm of their past, or will it consume them?

Zoey’s Place By Rachel Branton 
Caring for the animals at Safe Haven Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary has filled the holes in Zoey Morgan’s life and smoothed the memories that haunt her. It helps that she works with Stephen Carey, whose uncle owns the sanctuary, and Declan Walker, who is as wild and untouchable as the animals they help.

When a storm hits, flattening buildings and flooding roads, the sanctuary goes into lockdown. Zoey learns that her younger sister is lost in the storm, and she will risk anything to find her. So will the man who loves her—if she’d let him. Can he slip past the walls Zoey has built to hide her secrets?
 
On the Corner of Heartache and Love
by Lisa Swinton
$2.99 - Amazon

Maren's stuck at the intersection of heartache and love, but happily ever after might be just around the corner.

After three years, Maren Summers is elated to finally have her dream wedding to her dream man, Kevin Bryant. In her sights is the promotion to weddings she’s worked so hard for at the newspaper. Happily ever after is within her grasp…

Until Kevin jilts her at the altar, elopes with another woman, and becomes her boss. Devastated by the twisted turn of events Maren moves in with her best friend and notices the not-so-homeless guy on the corner, Zane Whitfield. As his heart-wrenching tale unfolds—his vow to wait a year on the corner for his lost love—Maren sees his compassionate human-interest story as her ticket away from Kevin, weddings, and her heartache.

But as the New Year approaches, is Maren headed for heartache again when Zane's lost love returns or has time changed more than one heart?
 
Sweet as Shortcake
by Ashley Lauren
$.99 - Kindle

In downtown Berkeley, California there’s a small diner where big things are happening. The locals gossip that at Cupid’s Café love is on the menu… and they would be right!

Katy Cupid has put more than just her heart and soul into her 50’s style diner. She’s also added a bit of her magical touch into spicing up the love lives of her patrons. Katy’s always had a ‘gift’ for knowing who would be perfect together, and she just can’t help doing a little matchmaking. From obvious introductions to sly schemes, Katy is always looking to put two hearts together so that they find a sweet romance that blossoms into true love.

In Sweet As Shortcake, Danny FitzPatrick has spent the past ten years in the Army hiding from the love of his life. When he's released from the Army, he heads home to Berkeley and stops in at Cupid's Café. Katy remembers Danny as a teen and recalls how much he liked a certain girl from high school. Love is just a phone call away when Katy calls Sarah Mallory to deliver one of her fabulous strawberry shortcakes.
Danny is shocked to see Sarah and desperately wishes he could wrap his arms around her, but something stops him. He's keeping a secret from Sarah, and he knows when she finds out she'll disappear. Can true love find a way?


Each novella in the Cupid's Café series is a complete story and can be read in any order. This is a clean and wholesome romance. 
 
The Dance
by LeAnn Mathis
$.99 - Kindle

Save the Kingdom or Save her Heart

Anna loves to dance and is as good as any of the princesses. After her presentation to the king, Princess Isabella invites her for an evening she will never forget. But once she agrees, will she ever be able to leave again?



 

July & August New Releases

Faith and the Foreman (Novella)
by Marsha Ward
$2.99 - Kindle | Smashwords | Kobo | iTunes

New Yorker Faith Bannister's circumstances force her to become a school teacher in faraway Arizona Territory. Harsh conditions don't seem so overwhelming when Faith meets lanky Slim McHenry. But menacing Rance Hunter stands in the way of Faith and Slim's happiness. Both must rally all their resources and act to overcome evil before it spreads.

Faith and the Foreman was introduced in OLD WEST COLLECTION, Volume Nine of the bestselling and RONE Award-winning Timeless Romance Anthology series, and is now available as a standalone novella bundled with a Western short story, The Usual Game, which is set in early-day Jerome, Arizona.

Verl might not make it home to Phoenix this weekend. His landlord is stuck in Happy Sam's usual poker game, and it looks like he's losing his entire savings. High stakes action in early Arizona.
 
The Dragons of Alsace Farm
by Laurie Lewis
3.99 - Kindle - 15.99 Paperback

Fears and secrets are the dragons we each must face. . .

In need of his own redemption, Noah Carter finally confronts his childhood hero, the once-beloved uncle who betrayed him. Instead of vengeance, he offers forgiveness, also granting Uncle John a most curious request—for Noah to work on the ramshackle farm of Agnes Deveraux Keller, a French WWII survivor with dementia.

Despite all Agnes has lost, she still has much to teach Noah. But the pair’s unique friendship is threatened when Tayte, Agnes’s estranged granddaughter, arrives to claim a woman whose circumstances and abilities are far different from those of the grandmother she once knew.

Items hidden in Agnes’s attic raise painful questions about Tayte’s dead parents, steeling Tayte’s determination to save Agnes, even if it requires her to betray the very woman she came to save, and the secret her proud grandmother has guarded for seventy years.

The issue strains the fragile trust between Tayte and Noah, who now realizes Tayte is fighting her own secrets, her own dragons. Weighed down by past guilt and failures, he feels ill-equipped to help either woman, until he remembers Agnes’s lessons about courage and love. In order to save Agnes, the student must now become the teacher, helping Tayte heal—for Agnes’s sake, and for his.
 
Royal Games
by Sariah Wilson
$3.99 - Kindle

Genesis Kelley didn’t just get her heart broken. The aspiring veterinarian had it crushed in front of millions of viewers on the dating reality show Marry Me. Now, just as she’s getting her life and dignity back together, her royal heartbreaker, Prince Rafael of Monterra, has landed in Frog Hollow, Iowa. And he’s renting out her aunt’s guest cottage.

Deceiving TV audiences for his brother’s sake cost Rafe the girl of his dreams. But he’s going to fix it, even if it means moving from his mountain-kingdom home to small-town Iowa. A prince doesn’t give up on his rightful princess—especially once he realizes Genesis is in deeper danger than she knows.

Between fixing her truck, whisking her off to Monterra for a whirlwind date, and charming the entire town, Rafe is thawing the ice around Genesis’s heart. Will it be enough to earn back her trust, protect her from her past—and sweep her into a real-life fairy tale?
 
Mix ‘N Match
by Lindzee Armstrong
$3.99 - Kindle | Audible | iTunes

Fire and ice aren't meant to mix.

For Zoey Carlson, being maid of honor is more than she bargained for. The groom is a billionaire, the bride is hounded by the press, and the super-secret wedding is across the ocean in France. Zoey will do anything to keep away the media—even spend two weeks wedding planning in Paris with Mitch, the uptight best man who drives her crazy.

For Mitch, keeping the press away is about more than making sure his best friend has a perfect wedding—it’s his job. And as far as he’s concerned, chaotic and spontaneous Zoey is an attractive liability.

When a reporter follows them to France, Zoey and Mitch must work together to make their best friends’ wedding day paparazzi-free while fighting their growing attraction to each other. Can these two opposites admit they're not so different and build a life together?
 
The Resilient Bride
by Lucy McConnell
$2.99 - Kindle

Liam Bernhard has climbed Egyptian pyramids, skydived, searched for sunken treasure, reached high camp on Mount Everest, and paddle boarded in Antarctica. He has one final wish before he dies; he wants to be married. With time running short, he hires Pamela Jones to find him a bride.

Kiera Martin has done the Billionaire Marriage Brokers arrangement once before and it didn’t turn out well. She left her verbally abusive husband and BMB behind to nurse her mom through cancer treatments—expensive cancer treatments. Three years later, with few financial options left, still carrying baggage from her first marriage, and her mom in remission, Kiera gives Pamela one more chance.

What she thinks will be the fast road to debt reduction turns out to be the hardest path she’s ever trod as Liam’s diagnosis looms over their every minute together. He showers her with enough love to last eternity, which is good because eternity may be all they have to look forward to. In order to find her happy ending in a world where sorrows outweigh the joys, Kiera must learn how to live in the moment, cherish every good gift, and love like she was dying.
 
Waypoint
by Heather Tullis
$3.99 - Kindle

Dani loves the life she’s built working at the salon, but she craves the belonging of family. When she and Kyle start to get serious, she thinks the full life she wants is in reach. Even personal tragedy doesn’t completely destroy what they are building together.

Kyle has been estranged from his family for years but when his dad is in a serious accident, Kyle returns to the family boat shop to run things while he recuperates. He soon learns, however, that the accident is just one link is a chain of problems from someone who is determined to destroy everything their family has—including Kyle’s life with Dani.
 
Kisses Between the Lines
by Heather Tullis, Cami Checketts, Connie S Hall, Rachelle Christensen, Lucy McConnell
$4.99 - Kindle

Welcome to Echo Ridge, New York where romance finds its way into the hearts and lives of the people who walk the streets of the close-knit community.

In these five novellas, readers will experience the power a book has to change a life, make dreams come true, and bring two hearts together as the characters work to fill the classic section of the library. Filled with charm, wit, secrets, and hope, each story is a sweet romance with a promise to keep you turning pages into the night. We hope you enjoy this book and the kisses between the lines.
 
One Small Chance: a novella 
by Lucinda Whitney
$.99 - Kindle

One city of two million people and only three months to find her. What are his chances?


Isabel Antunes is content with her life as director of the English Academy in Lisbon. Then she’s hit by a man on a bike—a man her boss just hired to be her assistant. Despite Simon Ackerley’s repeated assurances to the contrary, Isabel believes he’s after her position, but she won’t hand it over without a fight. As if dealing with him all week is not enough, he shows up at church as well. Her only solace is in writing to the pen pal she knows simply as “Elliot”.


Simon Ackerley told his father that he was moving to Lisbon for the job. But that isn’t the only reason. Simon is looking for Amélie, the pen pal he’s written for fifteen years. A woman he knows everything about—except her real name and address.


When the biking accident reveals that Simon’s prickly co-worker Isabel is the elusive Amélie, he knows he has to win her trust before he can confess his true identity. If only he could tell her the actual reason why he’s come, he’s sure Isabel would treat him differently. But she’s not ready for the truth.


Trapped in East Germany
by Carolyn Twede Frank
$10.99 - Kindle | $16.99 Paperback

When a bomb destroys their home, Karin is forced to grow up far too soon as her family joins the tens of thousands displaced in the raids on Berlin. Relying on their faith as Latter-day Saints, Karin and her family begin a journey that will prove the indomitable strength of the human spirit. What follows is the sweeping narrative of one young girl's journey through war and beyond—from her childlike observations of World War II in Germany to her changing view of the world as she grows up in a land divided by war. Now, driven by starvation and the perilous existence of refugees, Karin and her family must draw upon a deep reservoir of strength and faith to sustain them through the harrowing escape ahead . . .


Emergence (Quantum Faith Effect #2)
by Carolyn Twede Frank
$2.99 - Kindle | $16.99 - Paperback

Things are just getting more complicated for Josh Sawyer …

He won the big debate with his teacher, and he’s just made it onto the high school basketball team. He thinks things are starting to smooth out in his life, but a mysterious pill bottle shows up in his locker, and something mysterious is going on in the school’s basement.

When his biology teacher begins bashing Josh’s newfound faith, he wants to find out for himself if God really exists. A few trips into the Literary Loom will help him with that—and hopefully, with a few other challenges that have popped up as well.


Hawaiian Masquerade
by Rachelle J. Christensen
$2.99 - Kindle

Lexi closed her eyes. The waves rolled in slowly, rhythmically, with a dependability that would never be doubted. Shawn had been her rock, and they’d worked together with a rhythm that had kept their jobs and life in sync. Before Derek, she might’ve entertained a future with Shawn … but the dark-haired man with a camera bag slung over his shoulder had changed everything.

When Lexi Burke escaped the remnants of a cold winter in Chicago for the beaches of Kauai, it wasn’t a random vacation. She left the hectic pace of Burke Enterprises behind with enough money to retire at age thirty-two, intent on settling into the idyllic existence of island life. Until she met local photographer Derek Mitchell—a talented man with a grudge against rich tourists.

From art night to snorkeling lessons, hiking, and chopping coconuts, Lexi can’t talk herself out of spending time with the handsome, hardworking man who knows the value of every dollar. She also can’t find a way to tell him the truth about herself. But then Derek is selected to help in a benefit at a masquerade ball as one of the eligible bachelors up for auction. Lexi must decide whether to wear a mask or unveil her true self and risk losing Derek’s trust and a chance at love.
 
Slayers: Playing with Fire
by CJ Hill/Janette Rallison
$4.99 - Kindle

Having superpowers is overrated. It requires Tori to go to way more team practices than can comfortably fit into a normal teenager’s schedule. Being a dragon slayer has other drawbacks too—like fighting dragons and keeping one step ahead of power-hungry dragon lords, all without blowing her cover.

Tori Hampton is a presidential candidate’s daughter, which means she not only has a public reputation to maintain, she also has a humorless bodyguard to ditch every time she needs to go on a mission.

And Dr. B has plenty of missions for the Slayers. When he discovers that someone is selling dragon scales on the black market, he’s convinced the seller can give him the dragons’ location. A surprise strike could turn the tide in the Slayers favor, but when they track down the seller, they find more than they’ve bargained for.



The Wrong Side of Magic
by Janette Rallison
$16.99 - Paperback

Hudson Brown stopped believing in magic long ago. That is, until the day he is whisked away to the magical land of Logos by a curious compass given to him by his off-beat neighbor, Charlotte.

Hudson discovers that Logos is a land ruled by words, thoughts, and memories. A fairy might ferry you across the river for the price of one memory. But be sure to look out for snarky unicorns, as they will see through those who are not pure of heart.

 In downtown Berkeley, California there’s a small diner where big things are happening. The locals gossip that at Cupid’s Café love is on the menu… and they would be right!

Not understanding the many rules of Logos, Hudson is quickly saddled with a troll curse. Charlotte, who, along with her father, was banished from Logos, can help get rid of the curse--but only if he agrees to find the lost Princess of Logos in return.
 
Weddings & Waffles
 by Ashley Lauren
 $0.99 - Kindle

In downtown Berkeley, California there’s a small diner where big things are happening. The locals gossip that at Cupid’s Café love is on the menu… and they would be right!

Katy Cupid has put more than just her heart and soul into her '50s style diner, she’s also added a bit of her magical touch into spicing up the love lives of her patrons. Katy’s always had a ‘gift’ for knowing who would be perfect together and she just can’t help doing a little matchmaking. From obvious introductions to sly schemes, Katy is always looking to put two hearts together so that they find a sweet romance that blossoms into true love.

In Waffles and Weddings, Sophie Rivera was supposed to be married and on her honeymoon but her fiancé had other plans, ones that didn’t include her. The jilted bride finds herself in Cupid’s Café eating a waffle and explaining her plight to Katy Cupid.

Katy has the perfect plan to get Sophie back on her feet. First is to find Sophie a place to stay and Katy knows just who to call, the handsome Chase Peters. Chase owns several furnished apartments and after he takes one look at Sophie, he’s determined to have her in his life, but Sophie is a bit wary of men. Can Chase change her mind with a sweet courtship?

This novella is a clean and wholesome romance.
 
Bacon, Love, & Tomatoes
by Ashley Lauren
$.99 - Kindle

Katy Cupid has put more than just her heart and soul into her '50s style diner. She’s also added a bit of her magical touch into spicing up the love lives of her patrons. Katy’s always had a ‘gift’ for knowing who would be perfect together, and she just can’t help doing a little matchmaking. From obvious introductions to sly schemes, Katy is always looking to put two hearts together so that they find a sweet romance that blossoms into true love.

In Bacon, Love, and Tomatoes, college student Brooke Massey was charmed on her first visit to Cupid's Cafe. She instantly loved the atmosphere and the diner's owner, Katy Cupid. Then, her BLT, minus the bacon, arrived with extra bacon. Just across from her, Justin Elliott received his extra bacon BLT without any bacon.

Katy smiled to herself as she watched Brooke introduce herself to Justin. Had she found another couple who was perfect together?

This novella is a clean and wholesome romance.