Two brothers fight to claim one father’s blessing. Two sisters long to claim one man’s heart. In the autumn of 1788, amid the moors and glens of the Scottish Lowlands, two brothers and two sisters each embark on a painful journey of discovery. Jamie and Evan McKie both want their father Alec’s flocks and lands, yet only one brother will inherit Glentrool. Leana and Rose McBride both yearn to catch the eye of the same handsome lad, yet only one sister will be his bride. A thorny love triangle emerges, plagued by lies and deception, jealousy and desire, hidden secrets and broken promises. Brimming with passion and drama, Thorn in My Heart brings the past to vibrant life, revealing spiritual truths that transcend time and penetrate the deepest places of the heart.
Une famille indienne en Afrique du Sud. Une fillette à l'ombre de l'apartheid, son désir farouche d'émancipation. Un quotidien tragique, tendre et cocasse. Une épine d'acacia au coeur... N. Govender témoigne de sa propre vie avant l'exil. Aujourd'hui elle enseigne dans une université française.
LOVE IN NEW YORK Completely captivated by his new employee, André Thorn is about to break his never-mix-business-with-pleasure rule. But amateur photographer Susan Dewhurst is concealing her true identity. Although she’s falling for the House of Thorn scion, she can’t reveal the secret that could jeopardize far more than her job at the flagship New York store. Amid André’s growing suspicions and an imminent media scandal, does love stand a chance? CHERISH MY HEART Zoologist Petra Gaines can’t believe the gorgeous stranger who shared her bed is the investor she needs to continue her vital research. New York media mogul Chance Youngblood understands how important saving endangered animals is to Petra. Now Chance wants her to star in a television show—and turn their sizzling affair into a permanent partnership. But Petra is wary of the spotlight and wonders if their love is worth every risk.
The follow up to the best-selling 'Love Shook My Heart,' this collection of delightful and sexy romantic stories is bound to be a sure fire winner. With contributions from some of lesbian writings brightest contemporary talents - including award-winning authors Elana Dykewomon and Rutham Robson as well as Karen X Tulchinsky, M Christian and numerous others - it explores the inescapable power of romantic fiction, enduring love and, let's not forget, crushing heartbreak.
“Let’s go, shall we? Just the two of us?” “I consider Galloway the country’s best kept secret: a place where time holds its breath, where ancient ruins dot the countryside in moss-covered splendor, where the natives are friendly and tourists are few, only because they don’t know what they’re missing. “So, ten days in bonny Scotland. You’ll join me, aye?” –from My Heart’s in the Lowlands Best-selling novelist Liz Curtis Higgs invites you to take an entertaining journey through the South West of Scotland, known as Dumfries and Galloway. Without crossing the pond, changing time zones, or driving on the left side of the road, you’ll explore quaint villages and crumbling castles, old bookshops and charming tearooms in the delightful company of a guide whose love for this quiet nook of Scotland illuminates every page. The verdant hills and glens of the Lowlands are awash in history, rich with culture, and peopled with engaging characters. The setting for Higgs’s acclaimed series of historical novels, Dumfries and Galloway also serves as her home away from home. Her decade-long love affair with this unique area of the world, combined with her award-winning storytelling skills, makes her the ideal armchair travel companion. Warm, personal, and deeply evocative, My Heart’s in the Lowlands transports you to an unforgettable corner of Scotland that will lay claim to your heart forever. Liz Curtis Higgs is the best-selling author of 25 books, including her Scottish historical novels Thorn in My Heart, Fair Is the Rose, Whence Came a Prince, and Grace in Thine Eyes. She is currently writing her fifth historical novel, Here Burns My Candle.
Delaney's Desert Sheikh\A Little Dare\Thorn's Challenge\Stone Cold Surrender\Riding The Storm
Author: Brenda Jackson
The Westmorelands always get what they want! Delaney won’t let a mix-up delay her vacation so she agrees to share a secluded cabin with another guest—a sheikh bent on seduction! Dare still wants the woman he once left behind, even after she walks into his sheriff’s office to tell him about their son… Biker Thorn is a rugged, moody loner committed to staying in control—until he meets his match in a sexy doctor… In the mountains of Montana, charming player Stone helps a prim and proper lady find her mother—for the reward of passion-filled nights under the stars… Back in Atlanta, firefighter Storm will sweet-talk any woman into his bed—even a too-hot-too-handle virgin who leaves him craving more… Meet the Atlanta Westmorelands in five sensual stories of love, family loyalty and passion from New York Times bestselling author Brenda Jackson! Delaney’s Desert Sheikh A Little Dare Thorn’s Challenge Stone Cold Surrender Riding the Storm If you can’t get enough of The Westmorelands, don’t miss the second and third convenient box set volumes: Brenda Jackson The Westmoreland Series Books 6-10 Jared’s Counterfeit Fiancée The Chase Is On The Durango Affair Ian’s Ultimate Gamble Seduction, Westmoreland Style Available Now! And Brenda Jackson The Westmoreland Series Books 11-15 Spencer’s Forbidden Passion Cole’s Red-Hot Pursuit Taming Clint Westmoreland Quade’s Babies Tall, Dark…Westmoreland Available Now! Look for Bane, the latest sensual story in The Westmorelands by Brenda Jackson.