Where her heart is concerned, Rachel isn't about to take any risksPilot Rachel Quinlan is fearless fighting forest fires, but on the home front it's a different story. She's still not completely over her crush on Cole Hudson, love of her sister Missy's life-and he left Eden eleven years ago. Not that it matters, because now she has Missy's kids to raise and her family's failing business to run. But that's before the past collides with the present-and an accident brings Cole to the rescue.Rachel wants to know if what she feels for Cole is adolescent fantasy or adult attraction. But how can she spend time with him when she has so much to hide?
What if your son's grandmother calls, wanting your help? The problem? The woman doesn't know she's a grandmother. Rosie DeWitt is a savvy political consultant and devoted single mother. When Vivian McCloud gives her the career opportunity of a lifetime-- to be campaign manager for her son, Hudson-- Rosie is torn. How can she work with Hudson and hide the truth? That she'd had an affair with his brother-- and her son is a McCloud by blood if not in name? As the campaign heats up, Rosie discovers she's falling for Hudson-- but how can their relationship go anywhere when her secret lies between them?
Discover the magic of Christmas Town, Maine! Jack Banning promised to support the mother of his unborn child... But she doesn't need money, she only needs him. Callie Banning's student has declared war on Christmas, so it's up to her to help the little girl-and her widowed father-believe again. Gina Vernay is about to meet her online mystery date...and she's in for the surprise of a lifetime!
It took guts for Annie Raye to come home to Vegas. With a cardsharp for a father and a convicted embezzler for an ex, she's already got two strikes against her. The last thing the struggling single mother needs is some private investigator deep-sixing her chance to go straight!Annie, a former gambling protégé, isn't going to pull the wool over this ex-soldier's eyes--even if Sam Knight is finding the woman and her daughter impossible to resist. She certainly has an uncanny knack for counting cards, but Sam can read people. And everything about Annie tells him she wants the same things he only wishes he could have: a family and a love you can rely on. . .
SOMETIMES WISHES DO COME TRUE, SHE'D HEARD IT SAID Will Jackson was a control freak and a killjoy. He had been since they were kids. He'd made it his mission to come between Emma Willoughby and her best friend-his little sister-all their lives. But why? Until the day of the accident, Emma had always thought of herself as adventurous, not dangerous.... And then her friend had almost died. She desperately needed to apologize, to try to explain, if she could. Will had managed to keep the two apart while Tracy was in the hospital, but now that she was home in Harmony Valley, the winemaker wannabe had to understand that getting past this was the only way they could heal. And yet even if Tracy was able to, Emma wasn't sure she could forgive herself. And Will had made it abundantly clear: he wouldn't sleep until he'd found retribution.oughby and her best friend-his little sister-all their lives. But why? Until the day of the accident, Emma had always thought of herself as adventurous, not dangerous.... And then her friend had almost died. She desperately needed to apologize, to try to explain, if she could. Will had managed to keep the two apart while Tracy was in the hospital, but now that she was home in Harmony Valley, the winemaker wannabe had to understand that getting past this was the only way they could heal. And yet even if Tracy was able to, Emma wasn't sure she could forgive herself. And Will had made it abundantly clear: he wouldn't sleep until he'd found retribution.
What not to expect when you're expecting...Becca Thomas is thrilled to be pregnant, even though it means bringing up her baby alone. At thirty-eight, this may be her last chance to have a child. And she doesn't expect to see Aiden Rodas again-doesn't think that a freewheeling younger man like him would even want to be a father.WrongAiden may live the life of a devil-may-care wildland firefighter, but he's not going to walk away from his responsibilities, no matter how unexpected they are. His challenge now is making Becca see that their child needs both of them. An even bigger challenge will be to make her realize that this expectant father has fallen in love with a certain mother-to-be!
Uncle Knows Best?Part-time caregiver Thea Gayle is left to care for two young girls who've been abandoned by their father. She turns to the man who is the only family the twins have-their uncle, Logan McCall. But is Logan-a wildland firefighter who is never home-up to the job? Thea has to know, because she won't leave the twins with someone else who is going to let them down.Logan's been in a slump ever since his twin sister died. The biggest mistake of his life was allowing his nieces to be taken away, all because he thought he couldn't raise them on his own. He's going to try to make it right this time, by giving the girls-and Thea-the happiest home he can.
Part-time caregiver Thea Gayle is left to care for two young girls who've been abandoned by their father. She turns to the man who is the only family the twins have--their uncle, Logan McCall. But is Logan-a wildland firefighter who is never home--up to the job? Thea has to know, because she won't leave the twins with someone else who is going to let them down. Logan's been in a slump ever since the girls' mom, his twin sister, died. The biggest mistake of his life was allowing his nieces to be taken away, all because he thought he couldn't raise them on his own. But he's going to try to make it right this time by giving the girls--and Thea--the happiest home he can.
His job...or his family?Jackson Garrett is a Hot Shot, one of an elite team who fights forest fires. More than once he's saved the lives of the people on his crew. And more than once, Jackson knows, the reason he's made it out alive is Lexie-his one true love. It's always been a relief that he could go home to her. But now she doesn't want him back.Lexie Garrett doesn't feel as if she ever had a husband. With Jackson always away, she's raised their daughter alone. During one last night of bliss before she finalizes their divorce, she becomes pregnant. Lexie loves Jackson-she has no doubt about that. But will he be there for her, the way he says he will? This time-and forever?
Harlequin Heartwarming April 2016 Box Set: A Man of Influence\Sweet Justice\Lost and Found Family\Every Time We Say Goodbyeby Melinda Curtis Liz Flaherty Cynthia Reese Leigh Riker
Harlequin Heartwarming brings you four new wholesome reads for one great price, available now! This Harlequin Heartwarming box set includes: A MAN OF INFLUENCE A Harmony Valley Novel Melinda Curtis Tracy Jackson survived a car accident with a nasty scar beneath her hairline and an unfortunate propensity for forgetting words. When Chad Healy comes to Harmony Valley intent upon writing a wine and travel column with his typical sarcastic spin, Tracy is determined to rally the town and make Chad see how special it--and she--is! SWEET JUSTICE The Georgia Monroes Cynthia Reese Firefighter Andrew Monroe saves Mallory Blair's sister from a burning house, but he never knew that he was putting himself in danger...of falling in love. Andrew's bravery speaks to Mallory, though lingering doubts about how the fire started could keep them apart. LOST AND FOUND FAMILY Leigh Riker Ever since she lost her son, Emma has been trying to maintain the semblance of a normal life, while her husband, Christian, can't bear to forget the past. But now, just as Christian finds a new purpose, he's starting to lose Emma, too. EVERY TIME WE SAY GOODBYE Liz Flaherty Jack Llewellyn's motto has been You Can't Go Home Again ever since a prom night tragedy tore him and his high school sweetheart, Arlie Gallagher, apart. But now he's back. Wintry Lake Miniagua might give him the cold shoulder, but will his return be enough to thaw Arlie's heart after all these years? Look for four new tender stories every month from Harlequin Heartwarming! Join HarlequinMyRewards.com to earn FREE books and more. Earn points for all your Harlequin purchases from wherever you shop.
Harlequin® Heartwarming brings you four new wholesome reads for one great price, available now! Harlequin® Heartwarming celebrates wholesome, heartfelt relationships imbued with the traditional values so important to you: home, family, community and love.This Harlequin® Heartwarming box set includes:TIME FOR LOVEA Harmony Valley Novel by Melinda CurtisDylan O'Brien is known as a miracle worker when it comes to troubled horses, but can he help Kathy Harris? He's not even sure Kathy needs him, yet he can't resist her brother's pleas or the offered paycheck. He only hopes he can keep his promises and not hurt Kathy in the process.MOLLY'S GARDENby Roz Denny FoxMolly McNair grows organic vegetables on her farm in south Texas. Former wildcatter Adam Hollister takes a job with her, although his real intention is to test for oil. They're two people with conflicting goals--and they fall in love. But what happens when Molly learns the truth?TWO-PART HARMONYby Syndi PowellKelly Sweet's talent as a country singer reminds Sam Etchason of his own once successful music career. Growing closer, can he help her achieve her dream without losing himself to his past sins?PROMISES TO KEEPby Shirley HailstockOn a road trip from Chicago to Los Angeles, McKenna Wellington is hampered by the man she feels contributed to her husband's death. But she finds it harder to deny her attraction to Parker Fordum as the miles roll by...Look for four new tender stories every month from Harlequin® Heartwarming!
Harlequin Heartwarming brings you four new wholesome reads for one great price, available now! This Harlequin Heartwarming box set includes: A MEMORY AWAY A Harmony Valley Novel Melinda Curtis Jessica Aguirre's tragic accident leaves her with only two known facts: that she's pregnant and the man in the newspaper photo holds the key to her unanswered questions. Duffy Dufraine is intrigued when Jessica arrives on his doorstep, but can her claims of a connection really be true? THE BAD BOY OF BUTTERFLY HARBOR Anna J. Stewart When Luke Saxon, the town's former bad boy, returns as the new sheriff, his ex, Holly Campbell, must come to terms with the past. And learn that forgiveness can sometimes lead to love... TEXAS MIRACLE Deep in the Heart (HW) Mae Nunn and Gwen Ford Faulkenberry International aid worker Jacqueline Aimes had no intention of staying in Kilgore. Except she quickly discovered that the small Texas town has its charms, including her boss, McCarthy Temple. INTO THE STORM Cameron's Pride Helen DePrima Horse trainer Shelby Doucette goes from one job to the next, never stopping long enough to put down roots or get close to anyone. But when she meets widowed rancher Jake Cameron, she has to decide whether it's time to stop running and face her past. Look for four new tender stories every month from Harlequin Heartwarming!
Harlequin Heartwarming brings you four new wholesome reads for one great price, available now! This Harlequin Heartwarming box set includes: A FAMILY LIKE HANNAH'S Seasons of Alaska * by Carol Ross Hannah James barely survived after her lifelong dream was crushed. Luckily she believes in second chances. But can she believe in love when Tate Addison suddenly appears? Once her foe, he seems awfully friendly now... THE LITTLE DALE REMEDY Creatures Great and Small * by Eleanor Jones For Meg Maguire, England's Lake District seems like the perfect place to recover from the accident that ended her career as a jockey. And Ross Noble seems like just the man to help her ride again. But if Meg wants to regain her strength, she's going to have to heal emotionally, too. And falling for the troubled, brooding Ross won't make that easy. MAKE ME A MATCH "Baby, Baby" by Melinda Curtis "The Matchmaker Wore Skates" by Cari Lynn Webb "Suddenly Sophie" by Anna J. Stewart It's three weeks before Valentine's Day and three bachelors and best friends are stuck in a rut. The only way out is to play matchmaker. And win. FIRST COMES MARRIAGE by Sophia Sasson Dr. Meera Malhotra would rather call her impending nuptials planned than arranged, but she's certain her fiancé is her perfect match. Still, she jumps at the opportunity to spend the month before her wedding doing a medical rotation in small-town USA. Getting a taste of independence and improving public health are all part of her plan. Falling for a cowboy? Not so much. Look for four new tender stories every month from Harlequin Heartwarming! Join HarlequinMyRewards.com to earn FREE books and more. Earn points for all your Harlequin purchases from wherever you shop.
Three bachelors turned...matchmakers? One special night with Cooper Hamilton gave Nora Perry a precious gift. But no way is the sweet-talking salesman the right guy for her...or is he? Former pro athlete Ty Porter could get burned when he falls for the beautiful reporter who ruined his career-and could now expose his most zealously guarded secret! Gideon Walker has a long history with free-spirited flower shop owner Sophie Jennings. But when the banker-matchmaker fixes her up with potential candidates, he realizes he's made a terrible mistake...
They were just friends when they got married. Jill desperately needed a father for her unborn child, and Vince Patrizio wanted to give them both his name. And if Jill could ever learn to love him, he'd consider himself a fortunate man. Then Jill walked out of his life. But eleven years later, it's Vince's turn to have his say. Arriving in Jill's sleepy California town, he has plans to transform it into a mini Vegas. . . to reclaim his wife. . . and to meet the son who should have been theirs. And Vince isn't leaving until he gets what he came for.
For better or worse, she's family now Duffy Dufraine just found out he's going to be an uncle. Jessica Aguirre came to Harmony Valley in search of the father of her unborn child, which is by no means him. An accident may have damaged the expectant mom's memory, but he knows his twin is the man she's looking for. But Greg's gone, which leaves Duffy the only family Jess has. And he has to make things right. Offering her a temporary place to stay seems an ideal short-term solution. Until she stirs desires that make the embattled vineyard manager rethink his own long-term game plan. Is he ready to offer Jess and her baby a home to call their own-with him?
She was banishedCori's grandfather Salvatore Messina told her she'd never be able to make it on her own as a single mother. He threatened her-tell him the name of the father so he could ruin him, or she and her child would be cut off from the family. As the field manager of Messina Vineyards, Blake would not only lose his job, but his whole career could be destroyed. Cori couldn't do that to Blake-she still loved him. So she kept the identity of Michael's father a secret.But now she's back...for good?Almost five years later, Cori has returned to her family's winery with her young son, Michael. Her mother is dying and Cori is determined to do whatever she can for her. But Cori's also back for another reason: it's time to find out if Blake will recognize-and accept-their son.
"Just Like the Ones We Used To Know" by Brenda Novak Angela Forrester is determined her foster child will get the one thing she wants for Christmas: to meet her real father--even though he doesn't know he has a little girl. "The Night Before Christmas" by Melinda Curtis Simon Castle's on his way to a make-or-break meeting unseasonably scheduled for December 25--until the gorgeous redhead subbing for his limo driver takes him on a detour. . . . "All the Christmases To Come" by Anna Adams Single dad Andrew Durham had resigned himself to losing Rachel Ford. After all, she wants more kids, and he doesn't. But the minute he finds out his second child is coming he goes after Rachel. . .
He's coming up on her blind side How can Shelby Hawkley forgive Gage Jamero for bailing on her when she needed him most? He and her husband, Nick, were the best part of her life. Now her former best friend is back, shaking up the widowed wine harvester's world. The safest bet is to protect herself. Except Gage is awakening feelings that are decidedly unfriend-like. Shelby is the woman Gage has secretly loved since high school. Starting over-together-could be the best dream he's ever had. If only he can find the courage to say what he should have said all those years ago.
Marriage seems to be the solution...until the men change the rules! Two beloved marriage of convenience stories from Kathleen Oâ TMBrien and Melinda Curtis in one volume.Texas WeddingSusannah Everly is determined to save the family ranch, even if she must marry onetime love Trent Maxwell to do so. They both know this is a business arrangement with rules that do not include rekindling old feelings or surprise midnight seductions. When Trent seems determined to break their agreement, it may be time for Susannah to renegotiate.A Marriage Between FriendsWhen Jill desperately needed a father for her unborn child, Vince Patrizio gave them both his name. Then Jill walked out of his life. Now, years later, it's Vince's turn to have his say. Arriving in Jill's sleepy California town, he has plans to transform it into a mini Vegas...and to turn this convenient marriage into a real one.
Harmony Valley...not so harmonious after all! Christine Alexander needs to prove herself as a top-notch winemaker, and in Harmony Valley she's got a chance to build something legitimate, quality and lasting. What she doesn't need is part-owner Slade Jennings poking his nose in her cabernet. Brooding, buttoned-up Slade Jennings won't be making things easy for his new hire. Someone has to worry about the bottom line. Forced into an uneasy partnership, the pair faces two challenges: create a spectacular award-winning vintage within months...and figure out if their tenuous friendship can grow into something deeper and lasting.
Her carefully crafted facade is unraveling...fast Rebecca MacKenzie's career as a caregiver for the elderly suited her perfectly. Ease their suffering, hop back in the motor home and move on. Caring without commitment. It was ideal for someone trying to outrun her memories...and mistakes. Someone determined to stay detached. Flynn Harris, her new patient's grandson, is weakening her resolve in every way. His scrutiny, his suspicion-and worst of all, his kisses-are more than distracting. They're dangerous. Because she's teetering on the edge of caring. And revealing her secrets. And...staying.
A fresh start-for both of them As a kid from a shattered family, Kathy Harris couldn't wait to get out of Harmony Valley. Yet here she is, back home, determined to rebuild her life and regain her young son's trust.<P><P> But she doesn't expect to work miracles-unlike Dylan O'Brien, the enigmatic cowboy rumored to be a healer of misfit horses. As they work to save an injured colt, Kathy starts to believe in a future with Dylan that she never thought possible. But one of Kathy's new rules is no more secrets...and Dylan has a big one. One that could destroy the life he and Kathy are building together.
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