Through an exclusive arrangement with the publisher, Thorndike Press offers the finest selections from the popular Harlequin Romance line in a library hardcover format. Harlequin fans are delighted to find favorite authors like Betty Neels, Emma Darcy, and Penny Jordan published in easy-to-read, lightweight, durable hardcovers -- perfect for outreach and homebound library services. Shayne Beaumont dressed for the ball knowing she'd never meet a man she loved as much as her ex-husband. It was nine years since she'd been forced to annul her marriage to Chaz McIntyre. Chaz McIntyre had no idea whom invited him to a masked ball. When he proposed to a beautiful mystery woman, she turned out to be Shayne, the woman he'd once loved beyond life. Could Chaz ever truly forgive his long-lost bride?
Taylor Daniels wanted to be vice-president of her father's firm. She'd do anything to get there. Even hire a fiance. Luckily fate arrived in the form of J. T. Richmond. The man was perfect - tall, dark, attractive - and it seemed he was prepared to do anything for money!J. T. Richmond knew that the notorious Daniels Corporation meant trouble! Well, he was going to stick pretty close to Taylor. . . and she'd offered him the ideal way to do it. But had J. T said 'I do' to a perfect stranger only to find he wanted more than a make-believe bride?
Madison didn't make a habit of talking intimately with total strangers, but being stuck in an elevator for several hours with the lights off, she found herself doing just that! By the time they were rescued, Maddy and Harry Jones knew all each other's secrets....Or did they? It dawned on Maddy that her birthday was approaching, and gorgeous Harry could be intended as the perfect gift from her matchmaking family! If so, was Harry aware of this husband assignment-and should Maddy surrender, or resist?
Five-year-old River Sierra wants a mother just like the beautiful fairy in her story book. So when J. J. Randell turns up on her daddy's doorstep it seems her wish had come true. River's daddy is less convinced.
When billionaire Lucius Devlin inherits his best friend's child, he needs a wife. Preferably one who fulfills his every need. So he checks out the Pretorius Program, since it had once found him the perfect assistant....Angie Colter can't understand who wouldn't want to spend time with the sexy, caring and utterly compelling Lucius and darling baby Mikey. Then she discovers his goal. With a few tweaks to the program-and to her appearance-Angie will be the perfect wife! But what if Lucius finds out the truth about his nearly perfect fiancée?
Mr. February: Gabe "the Pirate" Piretti, business mogulVital Statistics: Rich, ruthless-and relentless!Mission: Win back the one who got away. Though she'd escaped him once, Gabe Piretti hadn't forgotten Catherine Haile's sharp mind and curvaceous body. His plans to reel her back into his life-and bed-were already brewing when she asked him to help save her ailing business. He'd use her desperation to get what he wanted-Catherine. But what would happen when he had to make a choice between business and oh-so-seductive pleasure?
When their private plane crashes in the Sierra Nevada, two political enemies discover that survival means more than just living--it also means loving. A gripping story by New York Times bestselling author Brenda Novak. Wrapped in a bow and left on a doorstep, an innocent baby proves a true gift for three couples who have let hurt feelings get in the way of healing hearts. A tender tale of family and forgiveness by USA TODAY bestselling author Day Leclaire. Reluctantly returned home after a disastrous breakup, a young woman is thrown together with the man she once pushed away--but never forgot. A touching story of secrets revealed and love reclaimed, by beloved Harlequin author Molly O'Keefe.
Hutch Lonigan knew what he was going to get his mother for her birthday -- a man! So Hutch walked into the Yellow Rose Matchmakers agency with all his savings and demanded the best man he could get for nine dollars!
First comes marriage-and Justice St. John has a plan. Using a foolproof equation, the brilliant scientist designs a program to find the perfect woman. But after a night of unexpected passion, he discovers that Daisy Marcellus is entirely the wrong woman-and it's back to the drawing board. But their passion has consequences.... And when Daisy-with little Noelle in tow-tracks him down, she brings life and color and chaos to his cold and orderly world. Their negotiations for the future are just starting when Daisy discovers he's still searching for the perfect wife....
Not only did her late husband leave her ownership of Hammond Racing, but thanks to his last business deal, he's reunited Kellie Hammond with Lucas Boyce--by making him her star driver. The fact is, after one passionate night eighteen years ago, Kellie never thought she'd see Lucas again--even though she had his son. . . . Now they're working together, whether she likes it or not. And they're feeling the heat on a daily--make that hourly--basis. But the surprisingly repentant Lucas is unaware he's a dad. And Kellie is this close to revealing the truth. Unless, of course, someone with a vendetta does it first. . . .
It's hard for events planner Kara Kincaid to be planning her sister's wedding to the man Kara's had a crush on since childhood. Even harder when said sister calls the whole thing off. Hardest still is when the jilted groom shows Kara some very personal attention, threatening to destroy her relationship with her family-and Kara ends up in his bed anyway.After a just-friends engagement that just didn't work, hotel magnate Eli Houghton thinks he's finally found the right woman. His new plan: convince Kara there's no hidden agenda, and that the magic words are I do....
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all December 2009 Silhouette Desire with one click!Get ready for a bundle filled with glitz and glamour with all six December 2009 Silhouette Desire books, including titles by New York Times bestselling authors Susan Mallery and Diana Palmer! Bundle includes: High-Powered, Hot-Blooded by Susan Mallery, The Maverick by Diana Palmer, Lone Star Seduction by Day Leclaire, To Tame Her Tycoon Lover by Ann Major, Millionaire Under the Mistletoe by Tessa Radley and Defiant Mistress, Ruthless Millionaire by Yvonne Lindsay.
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all February 2009 Silhouette Desire with one click!Silhouette Desire...the name says it all! The stories in this bundle are filled with passion and romance, from red-hot reunions to scandalous secret babies, forced marriages to seductive revenge...all with happy endings that are perfect for Valentine's Day!Bundle includes: Mr. Strictly Business by Day Leclaire, Tempted Into the Tycoon's Trap by Emily McKay, Convenient Marriage, Inconvenient Husband by Yvonne Lindsay, Reserved for the Tycoon by Charlene Sands, Millionaire's Secret Seduction by Jennifer Lewis and The C.O.O. Must Marry by Maxine Sullivan.
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all February Silhouette Desire with one click!A pregnant mistress is plagued by her lover's mistrust...a fake marriage unexpectedly turns out to be real...a rekindled forbidden teen romance provides a billionaire with an opportunity for revenge. Find all this and more with six powerful, passionate and provocative stories from Silhouette Desire! Bundle includes Pride and a Pregnancy Secret by Tessa Radley, Taming Clint Westmoreland by Brenda Jackson, The Wealthy Frenchman's Proposition by Katherine Garbera, Dante's Blackmailed Bride by Day Leclaire, Beauty and the Billionaire by Barbara Dunlop and Tycoon's Valentine Vendetta by Yvonne Lindsay.
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One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all July Silhouette Desire with one click! To fulfill the terms of his father's will, a man must live with his father's illegitimate son and his irritatingly irresistible guardian. A jewelry tycoon pretends to be the husband of a con woman with amnesia to get to the bottom of her scam. A self-made millionaire who believes himself to be infertile assumes his convenient bride is lying about the paternity of their baby. Find all this and more with six powerful, passionate and provocative stories from Silhouette Desire! Bundle includes Billionaire's Favorite Fantasy by Jan Colley, Bound by the Kincaid Baby by Emilie Rose, Dante's Wedding Deception by Day Leclaire, High-Society Secret Pregnancy by Maureen Child, The CEO Takes a Wife by Maxine Sullivan and The Desert Lord's Bride by Olivia Gates.
One convenient download. One bargain price. Get all May Silhouette Desire with one click!A small town girl is blackmailed into spying on the heir to a dynasty...a single mom falls for the sperm bank doner who's the father of her baby...an ugly duckling heiress makes an irresistible proposition to a purported scoundrel. Find all this and more with six powerful, passionate and provocative stories from Silhouette Desire!Bundle includes Boardrooms & a Billionaire Heir by Paula Roe, Falling for King's Fortune by Maureen Child, Mistress for a Month by Ann Major, Dante's Stolen Wife by Day Leclaire, Shattered by the CEO by Emilie Rose and The Desert Lord's Baby by Olivia Gates.
A married couple from opposite sides of the tracks struggle to keep their marriage afloat amidst fertility problems and intrigues. A driven businessman helps to convert a dilapidated building into a senior citizen center so he can keep an eye on the woman organizer he suspects of being a con artist. A beautiful wine critic must conceal from the man she loves her true relationship with his deceased brother. Find all this and more with six powerful, passionate and provocative stories from Silhouette Desire! Bundle includes Marriage, Manhattan Style by Barbara Dunlop, The Money Man's Seduction by Leslie LaFoy, Dante's Contract Marriage by Day Leclaire, An Affair with the Princess by Michelle Celmer, Mistaken Mistress by Tessa Radley and Baby Benefits by Emily McKay.
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The Lost Springs Ranch for troubled boys is at stake, and it's a man's duty to give back...So there's going to be an auction!Bachelor #10Name: Flynn Morgan Occupation: Security expert Biggest Achievement: Sticking to the straight and narrowFlynn Morgan's weakness is damsels in distress, and Jane Dearly is that. Not only does she need his security services, she needs a man to drag her away from her laboratory now and then. Her guardians decide he'll make the perfect birthday gift, but Jane is more interested in Flynn as a subject for her latest experiments with...love potions!
The prince has a paramour! The country's very eligible Prince Lander was spotted dancing with a mysterious beauty at a recent ball. But who is the lovely Juliana Rose? Little is known about the enigmatic ingenue, causing rumors to fly that any liasion between her and Lander could seriously hurt his political future. With the handsome royal lately missing in action, is Juliana to blame? It is well known that Prince Lander is highly respected- yet his mistress's past could prove ruin for the man who would be king.
Tess, Emma and Raine-about to be swept off their feet in Wedded Blitz!Hiring a man wasn't something Tess Lonigan had ever done before. But in her fast-track career, business functions were simply easier with a partner at her side! Dating for real was complicated; it was far easier to employ a pretend fiance!Only, when her appointed candidate reported to Tess's office to commence fiance duties, she had the distinct impression this gorgeous man was controlling her! Tess had no idea she was the secret victim of a matchmaking plot....
With a secret agenda and an identity-obscuring veil, Miri Montgomery tricked His Royal Highness into marriage. Sources say Prince Brandt did not uncover her deception untilafterthe royal wedding night...a night one palace insider claims was quite steamy! Could Miri be plotting against her husband to steal his throne? Would Brandt dare to demand an annulment? Or do the raven-haired beauty and the stoically sexy prince have a hidden history the nation knows nothing about?
Kasey Michaels, Compliments of the Groom-She wins a newlywed contest, but she isn't married. She needs a husband -- fast!
A shocking family scandal has flipped heiress Lily Kincaid's world upside down. But she has her own secret to keep. How can she avoid telling the truth to the father of her unborn baby-sexy, larger-than-life CEO Daniel Addison? Especially when being near Daniel is unavoidable, his touch irresistible... And even if his powerful, old-money family is running interference at every turn.Daniel knows all about boardrooms and bedrooms-but not babies. Still, the wealthy businessman is ready to claim what's his. That includes Lily. The problem is convincing her that his feelings run deeper than just a Southern seduction.
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