Velvet Glove Books In Publication Order
- The Venus Shoe (1984)
- The Knotted Skein (1984)
- The Uneven Score (1985)
Men: Made In America 2 Books In Publication Order
- Finders Keepers (1989)
Welcome To Tyler Books In Publication Order
- Sunshine (By:Pat Warren) (1992)
- Whirlwind (By:Nancy Martin) (1992)
- Bright Hopes (By:Pat Warren) (1992)
- Wisconsin Wedding (1992)
- Monkey Wrench (By:Nancy Martin) (1992)
- Crossroads (By:Marisa Carroll) (1992)
Lovers and Legends Books In Publication Order
- Night Watch (1993)
Texas Rangers/Carriage House Books In Publication Order
- The Carriage House (2001)
- The Cabin (2002)
- Stonebrook Cottage (2002)
- The Harbor (2004)
- Secret Hideaway (2016)
Cold Ridge/U.S. Marshals Books In Publication Order
- Cold Ridge (2003)
- Night’s Landing (2004)
- The Rapids (2004)
- Dark Sky (2005)
- Breakwater (2006)
- Abandon (2007)
Boston Police/FBI Books In Publication Order
- The Widow (2006)
- The Angel (2008)
- The Mist (2009)
- The Whisper (2010)
Black Falls Books In Publication Order
- Cold Pursuit (2008)
- Cold River (2009)
- Cold Dawn (2010)
Sharpe & Donovan Books In Publication Order
- Saint’s Gate (2011)
- Heron’s Cove (2012)
- Rock Point (2013)
- Declan’s Cross (2013)
- Harbor Island (2014)
- Keeper’s Reach (2015)
- Liar’s Key (2016)
- Thief’s Mark (2017)
- Impostor’s Lure (2018)
- Rival’s Break (2019)
Sharpe & Donovan Books In Chronological Order
- Rock Point (2013)
- Saint’s Gate (2011)
- Heron’s Cove (2012)
- Declan’s Cross (2013)
- Harbor Island (2014)
- Keeper’s Reach (2015)
- Liar’s Key (2016)
- Thief’s Mark (2017)
- Impostor’s Lure (2018)
- Rival’s Break (2019)
Swift River Valley Books In Publication Order
- Secrets of the Lost Summer (2012)
- That Night on Thistle Lane (2013)
- Cider Brook (2013)
- Christmas at Carriage Hill (2014)
- Echo Lake (2015)
- A Knights Bridge Christmas (2015)
- The Spring at Moss Hill (2016)
- Red Clover Inn (2017)
- The River House (2018)
- Stone Bridges (2019)
Standalone Novels In Publication Order
- Dream Images (1982)
- Midsummer Dreams (1982)
- Tangled Promises (1982)
- Outrageous Desire (1983)
- Dancing Season (1983)
- Matching Wits (1983)
- Heart on a String (1983)
- A Touch of Magic (1984)
- Delinquent Desire (1984)
- Southern Comfort (1984)
- Apple of My Eye (1985)
- Interior Designs (1985)
- Captivated (1986)
- Claim the Crown (1987)
- Trade Secrets (1987)
- All in a Name (1988)
- Family Matters (1988)
- A Winning Battle (1988)
- Minstrel’s Fire (1989)
- Betrayals (1990)
- Within Reason (1990)
- That Stubborn Yankee (1991)
- Trying Patience (1992)
- Tempting Fate (1993)
- Bewitching (1993)
- A Rare Chance (1996)
- Finding You (1996)
- The Groom WhoGot Away (1996)
- Just Before Sunrise (1997)
- Night Scents (1997)
- White Hot (1998)
- Kiss the Moon (1999)
- On Fire (1999)
- The Waterfall (2000)
- Shelter Island (2003)
- Cut and Run (2006)
- Cold Moonlight (2018)
Short Stories/Novellas In Publication Order
- Christmas Ever After (2018)
More Than Words Books In Publication Order
- More Than Words: Stories of Strength (By:Karen Harper) (2009)
- More Than Words: Stories of Hope (By:Catherine Mann) (2010)
- More Than Words, Volume 7 (By:Carly Phillips) (2011)
- Worth the Risk (By:) (2011)
- More Than Words, Where Dreams Begin (By:) (2013)
Anthologies In Publication Order
- On the Edge (2003)
- More Than Words (2004)
- Love is Murder (2012)
- Writes of Passage: Adventures on the Writer’s Journey (2014)
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Carla Neggers Books Overview
Janice Eber is shattered by her husband’s sudden death. But that’s nothing compared to how she feels when she discovers his devastating secret. David Markus loved Janice once. He still does. But will Janice be able to overcome the pain of her husband’s betrayal and return David’s love?
The first in a new romance series introduces readers to Tyler, a traditional small town where people are still good neighbors and family and friends are still an important part of everyday life.
The cozy town of Tyler, Wisconsin, becomes the setting for romance and mystery, as the townspeople are pulled apart by a long ago murder even as Pam and Patrick are drawn closer together.
This is another one of a great series. A great follow up to Brite Hope. As you go on the journy of the towns recluse and his brite and no boundries house guest you will fall in love with the town and its people all over again. You will also see these two fall in love and the trouble they get into on the way. You’ll see how a mans gentleness can tame the wildest of women and how and a women’s touch can bring a man from out of the darkness and into the light once again. Once you pick it up you just can’t put it down!!
Christmas is coming to Tyler. Share a cup of eggnog and the warm holiday cheer of America’s favorite hometown. The Carpenter and the Celebrity Joe Santori, Tyler’s resident contractor, is loud cocky and filled with a zest for living. So what on earth is he doing pursuing Susannah Atkins, the workaholic Milwaukee TV personality who’s home for the holidays? The odds are against it or are they? Susannah’s certainly convinced that they have nothing in common. But her Granny Rose has other ideas. She wants Susannah back in Tyler permanently with Joe. And what Granny Rose wants, she usually gets. 301 pages
The tenth book in the Welcome to Tyler series Something odd is going on at Worthington House. Several of the elderly residents have died but is it of natural causes? Questions multiply as an investigation of these baffling events engrosses America’s favorite hometown. Each book set in Tyler is a self contained story; together, they stitch the fabric of a community. Doctor Jeffrey Baron had been nurse Cecelia Hayes’s first love. Now they are thrown together again when the recently widowed Cece returns to Tyler after a ten year absence. Jeff and Cece had both been hurt when they parted years ago. But as they work together to determine what’s killing the residents of Worthington House, they find themselves drawn to each other…
A New York Times Bestselling Author When Ike Grantham paid her for her graphic design work with a run down nineteenth century carriage house on Boston’s North Shore, and then disappeared, Tess found herself with much more than a weekend project. It’s not just the rumors that the house is haunted. It’s the neighbors: six year old Dolly, her reclusive babysitter, and her father, Andrew Thorne, who has his own ideas about why Tess has turned up next door. Available only in Americana 4 & 5.
Vengeance, money and murder are menacing companions when they meet in the quiet stillness of an Adirondack winter.
Texas Ranger Jack Galway knows his wife Susanna loves him, so when their marriage hits a rough patch, he supports her decision to take their teenaged daughters to Boston for a break. But now a couple of weeks has turned into several months and Jack has had enough. He wants his family back.
Ex convict Alice Parker left a mess back in Texas, and she’ll never forgive Jack Galway for killing her dream of ever becoming a Texas Ranger herself. Now, guided by greed and vengeance, she’s got her sights set on his family.
Packing up the girls and her grandmother, Susanna heads to a cabin in the Adirondacks, trying to escape her fears, her secrets…
and maybe even the man she loves. Little does she realize they are being followed, only this time by her husband…
and a murderer.
Kara Galway thought moving home to Texas after years in New England would put her life back in perspective. An up and coming defense attorney, she intends to concentrate on her career and on spending time with her Texas Ranger brother, Jack, and his wife, Susanna. But fate has something else in store.
First, Kara’s good friend and mentor Connecticut governor Mike Parisi dies under suspicious circumstances. Then, the children of the new governor, Kara’s best friend, Allyson Stockwell, show up unannounced at Kara’s home in Austin. It’s clear the children are scared out of their wits and hiding something. Something connected to their mother’s new role as governor and to Mike’s death. And then there’s Sam Temple, the Texas Ranger she can’t believe she’s fallen head over heels in love with.
Now Kara has to return to Allyson’s home, Stonebrook Cottage, with the children to unravel what exactly is going on. Are the children really in danger? What secrets is Allyson hiding? And what is she going to do about Sam Temple, who has followed her to Connecticut and has no intention of leaving without her?
In a small coastal Maine town, a killer strikes then disappears without a trace. Shattered by her father’s murder, Zoe West abandoned her plans to become an FBI agent and left her hometown of Goose Harbor, Maine. But a new home and job did nothing to get her life back on track, and now Zoe knows only one thing will returning to Goose Harbor and confronting the past. FBI Special Agent J. B. McGrath is ‘on vacation’ the Bureau’s version of ‘Get your act together, or else…
‘ Burned out after working undercover for a year, J.B. agrees he needs a break, and chooses Goose Harbor as a retreat. But he isn’t lying low. He believes a killer is still loose in the town a killer who isn’t happy to see Zoe West return. Zoe isn’t sure she can trust the unpredictable FBI agent or their growing attraction to each other. But as the danger mounts, one wrong move could destroy everything she and J.B. care about. Because someone got away with murder and is determined to keep it that way.
Carine Winters accepts the job of photographing Sterling Rancourt’s historic Boston home knowing she’s taking a risk she could run into Tyler North, the pararescuer who once saved Rancourt’s life and the man who all but left Carine at the altar a year ago. Then Carine finds a body in Rancourt’s house and the prime suspect in the murder is Tyler North’s best friend. Tyler is returning from a rescue mission on dangerous Cold Ridge in northern New Hampshire when he hears about the murder. Tyler goes to see his friend Manny, expecting him to ask for help. Instead, Manny urges Tyler to protect Carine, to take her back to Cold Ridge, away from the temptation to meddle in a murder investigation. What Manny knows is that Carine’s at the center of a deadly game. And the only person she can trust is the person she vowed never to trust again: Tyler North. But they’re running out of time because a killer has followed them to Cold Ridge…
a killer who has put a murderous plan in motion, with stakes higher than anyone can imagine.
In her gripping novels, New York Times bestselling author Carla Neggers combines action, intrigue, romance and adventure like no one else…
Archaeologist Sarah Dunnemore is prepared for almost anything when she returns to her family home in Night’s Landing, Tennessee…
except the news that her twin brother, Rob, has just been seriously wounded in a sniper attack in Central Park. She rushes to New York to be with him, only to come up against no nonsense Nate Winter, who was slightly wounded in the attack. In his work as a deputy U.S. marshal, Nate is the best, but he’s willing to break the rules to track down his and Rob’s would be killer. Nate believes the official investigation is going in the wrong direction especially when he learns that Sarah is like a surrogate daughter and confidante to her family’s famous Night’s Landing neighbor the president of the United States. When Nate suspects that Sarah has held back crucial information, he follows her to Night’s Landing. Because Nate will let nothing not his and Sarah’s growing attraction for each other, not the mounting danger they face stand in the way of the truth. But in a place filled with betrayal, greed and long held secrets, truth is guarded with a deadly vengeance.
She has no time to take a break after playing a key role in the arrest of dangerous fugitive Nicholas Janssen. But with Janssen fighting extradition from his Dutch prison, U.S. diplomatic security agent Maggie Spencer isn’t about to back off even when U.S. marshal Rob Dunnemore turns up asking some very tough questions. Maggie has no reason to trust Rob, especially when she learns he has a personal interest: he was almost killed, thanks to Janssen.
Then Maggie and Rob discover the body of one of Janssen’s associates floating in a canal, and they realize there’s another killer on the loose. Determined to tie the case up, Maggie heads to upstate New York following a questionable lead. Knowing she’s holding back on him, Rob’s right on her tail. And now she has no choice but to trust him. Because a trap has been set and they have both walked right into it.
New York Times bestselling author Carla Neggers is at the top of her game with this gripping tale of action, drama and suspense.
Deputy U.S. Marshal Juliet Longstreet has made her share of enemies, and now one of them is out of prison and threatening to kill her. Her mission: find him first.
But hot on her suspect’s trail is Special Forces officer Ethan Brooker, who has a way of dropping into Juliet’s life without warning. Haunted by his wife’s death, Ethan is a man Juliet knows she should avoid. And now he’s focused on a related mission of his own and can’t or won’t give Juliet any details.
When she finds her doorman dead and her New York apartment ransacked, Juliet tracks down Ethan this time she wants answers. They agree to team up, and as they fight their growing attraction to each other, their race to stop a ruthless killer takes them north to Juliet’s family in Vermont…
and into the heart of a dangerous web of lies, greed, deceit and murder.
An idyllic cottage. An unlikely suicide. A conspiracy that could blow the lid off the Department of Justice. Three months ago Quinn Harlowe left the high pressure hallways of the Justice Department to become an independent consultant and have more control over her life maybe even have a life. But the nirvana of her new gig is short lived when Quinn discovers her friend and former colleague Alicia Morrow dead outside Quinn’s bayside cottage. Suicide? Quinn is doubtful. Investigating on her own, she soon discovers that someone is following her every move. Huck McCabe claims he’s a bodyguard at Breakwater, a high security compound near Quinn’s cottage. But Quinn suspects he’s lying, never imagining the truth: McCabe is an undercover agent trying to penetrate a violent network of vigilantes the same people Quinn has identified. Joined by a common goal, Quinn and McCabe must fight the bastion of law and order…
a fight they know could lead to disaster.
A missing federal judge. A fugitive on the loose. And a deputy marshal who’s already broken her own rules. On what is supposed to be a quiet long weekend in New Hampshire, Deputy U.S. Marshal Mackenzie Stewart is viciously attacked at the lakefront cottage of her friend, federal judge Bernadette Peacham. Mac fends off her attacker, but he manages to escape. Everything suggests he’s a deranged drifter until FBI special agent Andrew Rook arrives. With Rook, Mac broke her own rule not to get involved with anyone in law enforcement, but she knows he isn’t up from Washington, D.C., to set things straight between them. He’s on a case. As the hunt for the mysterious attacker continues, the case takes an unexpected turn when Mac and Rook return to Washington and find Bernadette’s ex husband, a powerful attorney, shot to death. Then Bernadette disappears, and Mac and Rook realize the stakes are higher than either had imagined, and a master criminal with nothing left to lose is prepared to gamble everything.
From New York Times bestselling author Carla Neggers comes the gripping story of one woman’s determination to solve the unsolvable case: her husband’s murder.
Four days after Abigail Browning’s wedding, her life changed in a way she never expected: her husband was shot, meeting his death along the rocky Mount Desert Island coast. Was it a random act of violence, or could someone have wanted Christopher dead?
That’s the question that has haunted Abigail, now a homicide detective, for the past seven years. As determined as ever to find her husband’s killer, she returns to the foggy Maine island and the home she has inherited there after receiving an anonymous tip. Is it just another false lead by someone looking for attention? Or can she finally prove that his death was tied to something that happened that night…
and that he was murdered?
As the search and rescue worker who located Chris too late to save him, Owen Garrison still carries guilt from that fateful night. Constantly on the go as an expert in his field, he’s back in Maine for the summer. Right from the start, Abigail’s presence ruffles feathers among the islanders. Owen sees she’s not the same woman she was seven years ago. As he helps her unravel the mystery, they learn that the layers of deceit and lies are even thicker than they could have imagined.
They’re convinced that Chris was killed because he got too close to the truth and that the danger he faced isn’t in the past it’s here and now. And it’s up to Abigail and Owen to keep pushing for the truth…
to stop a killer from striking again…
Her passion for myth and magic leads a woman into the heart of a murderous evil
On a remote stretch of the rugged coast of Ireland, folklorist and illustrator Keira Sullivan pursues the mysterious Irish legend of an ancient Celtic stone angel. As she searches an isolated ruin, she’s certain she’s discovered the mythic angel, but before she can examine her find, she senses a malevolent presence…
Is someone in there with her? Then the ruin collapses, trapping her.
Keira’s uncle, a Boston homicide detective, enlists the help of Simon Cahill to find his missing niece. Simon, an expert with Fast Rescue, a rapid response search and rescue organization, is trying to keep a low profile after secretly assisting the take down of a major criminal network, but he rushes to Ireland, pulling Keira out of the rubble just as she’s about to free herself.
Simon isn’t interested in myths or magic, nor is he surprised when Keira can’t find a trace of her stone angel. He doesn’t believe it exists. But the gruesome evidence of a startling act of violence convinces him that whatever she found in the ruin, the danger she faces is real.
When the violence follows them to Boston and escalates , Simon and Keira realize that the long forgotten story that has captivated her has also aroused a killer…
a calculating predator who will certainly kill again.
Suspenseful and evocative, The Angel is a riveting novel of dangerous myths, haunting secrets and the shattering truth concealed within them. It is Carla Neggers at her best.
When Lizzie Rush uncovers evidence that thrill seeking billionaire Norman Estabrook may be at the center of an international criminal network, she finds herself playing a dangerous game of cat and mouse. Raised in the elite world of her hotelier family, educated in reality by her spy father, Lizzie is the perfect choice to slowly amass information that will take down Estabrook. But no good deed goes unpunished.
Despite Norman’s arrest, Lizzie knows she’s not safe. Estabrook will stop at nothing to exact revenge against the people who took him down unless she stops him first. When she learns of a bomb that’s about to go off in Boston, her instincts are proven right. But her warning doesn’t come quickly enough. One detective is seriously injured in the blast and another, the FBI director’s daughter, disappears. Then intelligence officer Will Davenport arrives with a single, simple message: Norman Estabrook is gone.
Lizzie doesn’t know how Will found her or whose side he’s on, but she does know he can help her prevent the killers from striking again. Now Lizzie a woman who’s spent the past year shrouded in a fog of deception has no choice but to trust Will, a man who lives by a code of personal honor and answers to no one. At least until The Mist clears and the frightening truth is revealed.
It was meant to be an adventure a night alone on a remote Irish island. Archaeologist Sophie Malone never expected to find Celtic treasure or to end up in a fight for her life in a dark, desolate cave. Now, a year later, she’s convinced answers to the mysteries of that night lie in Boston. Is the recent violence there connected to her night of terror? Who has the priceless gold artifacts that disappeared from the cave and who is responsible for The Whispers she heard in the dark?Nearly killed in an explosion a month ago, Boston detective Cyrus ‘Scoop’ Wisdom has recovered from his injuries. He’s after the bomber and he thinks it’s another cop. But when Sophie unknowingly leads him to a retired officer’s body amid symbols of ritual sacrifice, it’s clear nobody’s safe, and everyone’s a suspect. Tough and stubborn, Scoop is the best on the force at detecting lies except maybe those of Sophie Malone. Together Sophie and Scoop face the greatest challenge of their lives: someone is using ancient rituals to commit modern day murder and the killing has only just begun.
A prominent ambassador is killed in a suspicious hit and run in Washington, D.C. Hours later, his stepdaughter vanishes in the mountains of northern New England. Back in her hometown of Black Falls, Vermont, to do damage control on her career, Secret Service agent Jo Harper is drawn into the search. But her efforts face an unexpected challenge: Elijah Cameron. With his military training and mountain rescue experience, Elijah knows the unforgiving terrain better than anyone. But he and Jo have been at odds forever and Elijah believes the missing teenager isn’t just lost she’s on the run. Forced to work together, Jo and Elijah battle time and the elements in a race into the unforgiving mountains. The twists and turns awaiting them will take them closer to the explosive truth and into the sights of a killer.
Hannah Shay has finally shown the town of Black Falls what she’s worth. Her Three Sisters Caf is a success, and she’s soon to become a prosecutor. When the caf becomes an epicenter for investigators trying to pierce a violent crime ring that’s leaving bloody trails on nearby Cameron Mountain, Hannah suspects a man from her past is involved. Sean Cameron returns to the snowy cold of his Vermont hometown to unmask his father’s killer. Sean has the skills and resources to mount his own search, but he must convince the resistant Hannah to cooperate because the killer is ready to strike again and closer than anyone ever imagined.
The small town of Black Falls, Vermont, finally feels safe again-until search-and-rescue expert Rose Cameron discovers a body, burnt almost beyond recognition. Almost. Rose is certain that she knows the victim’s identity…and that his death was no accident.
Nick Martini also suspects an arsonist’s deliberate hand. Another fire killed an arson investigator in California months ago. Now the rugged smoke jumper is determined to follow the killer’s trail…even if it leads straight to Rose. Nick and Rose haven’t seen each other since they shared a single night of blind passion, but they can’t let memories and unhealed wounds get in the way of their common goal-stopping a merciless killer from taking aim straight at the heart of Black Falls.
A wave of hope carries Olivia Frost back to her small New England hometown nestled in the beautiful Swift River Valley. She’s transforming a historic home into an idyllic getaway. Picturesque and perfect, if only the absentee owner will fix up the eyesore next door. Dylan McCaffrey’s ramshackle house is an inheritance he never counted on. It also holds the key to a generations old lost treasure he can’t resist any more than he can resist his new neighbor. Against this breathtaking landscape, Dylan and Olivia pursue long buried secrets and discover a mystery wrapped in a love story past and present.
Today, Sheridan Weaver is a conservative and demure financial analyst but once, she was a brash private investigator. So when Mr. Wealthy and Suave, Richard St. Charles, walks through her door, Sheridan suddenly realizes her past isn’t quite finished with her yet. Sheridan’s father has disappeared and with him, a strange necklace that attracts trouble wherever it goes. But as Sheridan ditches her veneer of respectability and steps into Richard’s wicked web of charm, she will need every trick in her bag to keep from becoming completely Captivated!
Rebecca Blackburn caught a glimpse of the famed Jupiter Stones as a small child. Unaware of their significance, she forgot about them until she discovered the priceless, long missing gems were the key to a deadly chain of events spanning thirty years and three continents sparing no one.
When a seemingly innocent photograph reignites one man’s simmering desire for vengeance, Rebecca turns to Jared Sloan, the love she lost to tragedy and scandal. His own life has changed forever because of the secrets buried deep by their two families.
Their relentless quest for the truth will dredge up bitter memories and shocking revelations of misplaced loyalty, dangerous pride and naked ambition and they will stop at nothing to expose a cold blooded killer.
In a town of flamboyance, wealth and family feuds, a mystery of the past is about to resurface. Despite her success as a young entrepreneur, Dani Pembroke is a haunted woman. Long ago her mother vanished without a trace, leaving Dani to live with her wealthy relatives, who have their own questionable pasts. Although the residents of Saratoga, New York, gossip that Lilli Pembroke’s disappearance will never be solved, Dani is confident that she will find the truth one day. That day draws near when security expert Zeke Cutler arrives in Saratoga. The two join forces in an effort to find out what really happened to Lilli Pembroke. But Dani is unaware that her fearless partner has his own reasons for uncovering the truth and that their search is putting them on track to collide with a killer who will do anything to keep that secret buried.
Gabriella Starr has silk suits, champagne tastes, a great new career…
and a stranger following her. She’s definitely in danger, according to ex cop and new D.A. Cam Yeager. But Gabriella bristles when Cam offers to help…
maybe it’s because she’s incredibly attracted to him. It’s not like her to go for law enforcement types. she’s far too independent, too naturally defiant. And she’s spent too many nights in jail…
Cam Yeager likes cold beer, his Bruins sweatshirt, and shaving every other day. He knows all about Gabriella Starr her famous, eccentric father, and their years rescuing rare, endangered orchids. Something nasty is going on in Boston. And something explosive is hovering on the horizon as well: the wild fireworks of two intense opposites falling in love…
Once again, New York Times bestselling author Carla Neggers masters the nonstop suspense and pulse pounding romance that keep her millions of readers up all night.
Vermont newspaper editor Cozie Hawthorne is astounded by the money she makes when her collection of Yankee essays becomes a bestseller. But that doesn’t mean she’ll let success go to her head: she still drives a rusted Jeep and lives in a house built in 1790 that seems more amenable to bats than it does interesting men.
Daniel Foxworth, renegade son of the Texas oil Foxworths, specializes in putting out chemical fires. At least he did until someone sabotaged his helicopter and almost killed him. The prime suspect is Cozie’s brother, Seth, and evidence is piling up as fast as attraction is growing between Daniel and Cozie. When she finds out that the sexy Texan is out to prove her brother’s guilt, Cozie is determined to find out who’s really after Daniel. But as danger mounts, Daniel faces an even greater challenge: winning Cozie’s trust…
before someone ends up dead.
The groom who almost got away? Completely got away is more like it. Max Slade just up and left Calley without a word. Then, three little Slades suddenly send for her. Now, Calley’s in love with four Slade cowboys. And the tall one in the Stetson isn’t getting away again.
Carla Neggers’ sizzling novels are loved for their deliciously funny dialogue, electrifying suspense, and heart stopping romance. Here, the New York Times bestselling author presents a fast paced, scintillating tale of love, art, and danger…
. Just Before Sunrise Annie Payne realizes her dream when she moves to San Francisco and opens an art gallery. But when she accepts a secret commission to bid for a painting going on the auction block, she finds herself thrown into a haunting swirl of events linked to a five year old unsolved murder. Who is this secret client? Marina owner Garvin MacCrae was determined to have the portrait of his late wife, and knows of only one person who would want it enough to outbid him. Could the intriguing art dealer who represented the auction winner hold the key to the mystery of his wife’s death? Working together to untangle a murderer’s clues, Garvin and Annie strike so many sparks off each other that they could start another San Francisco fire a four alarmer fueled by an explosive mix of suspicion, attraction, and love.
Carla Neggers has a magic touch for weaving spine tingling suspense with romance so sensual it takes your breath away. Here she’s at her best, in a delightful potpourri of dangerous intrigue, enchanting wit, and spellbinding desire…
. This time Piper Macintosh’s great aunt has really gone too far. Eighty seven year old Hannah, who fancies herself a witch, has sold her historic Cape Cod house to a Tennessean whom she claims is the man for her niece. Piper doesn’t think they’re a likely match particularly not after she meets the reclusive tycoon while trespassing in his garden. Clate Jackson has come to the windswept Cape to forget, not to get involved with the woman who’s digging up valerian root for her great aunt’s crazy potions. But when Hannah reveals an old family secret and warns of danger on the horizon, Clate reluctantly works with Piper to solve a long ago murder. Unraveling the secrets of Clate’s past, however, will take what only Piper can supply: her healing love and her own boldly passionate heart…
New York Times bestselling author of Cold Ridge Florida’s lush Gold Coast lends an exotic backdrop to this dazzling tale of fiery sensuality and searing suspense from New York Times bestselling author Carla Neggers. White Hot Mollie Lavender just moved to Palm Beach to start a public relations business and things are going swimmingly. So far her clients include a dog, a ninety year old ventriloquist, and a grumpy astronaut. But when she runs into hard hitting reporter Jeremiah Tabak, she learns that even a decade isn’t enough time to heal a broken heart. Society parties aren’t Jeremiah’s usual beat, but there’s a cat burglar on the loose and a hot tip suggests his old flame is right in the thick of things. Seeing Mollie stirs up old desires…
and new suspicions. Is it coincidence she attended every gala where the burglar struck? Jeremiah thinks not. The only way Mollie can prove her innocence is to help set a dangerous trap to catch the real thief. But Jeremiah’s touch triggers powerful emotions…
and the next thing stolen might be Mollie’s heart.
Lost in the frozen woods of New Hampshire, Penelope Chestnut discovers the wreckage of a small plane. An aviator herself, she sees clues to a conspiracy in the rusted out remains. Rumors of her discovery bring Wyatt Sinclair to Cold Spring, determined to put to rest a family scandal and learn what really happened to his legendary uncle, who had disappeared with his adventuress lover years earlier. As Wyatt and Penelope investigate, old motives are uncovered and new ones created, including a growing attraction between the pair. But when an unknown enemy emerges with a violence rooted in desperation, uncovering the truth will be far less problematic than surviving it.
In a tragic accident, Emile Labresque’s research ship went down, killing a wealthy philanthropist and four crew members. Emile, his granddaughter, Riley St. Joe, and the captain, Sam Cassain, barely escaped with their lives. But a year later, when Sam’s body washes up on a beach, it looks as if someone is trying to cover up murder…
and all evidence points to Emile.
Riley can’t believe her grandfather is capable of the vicious crimes, and she is determined to clear his name. But when Emile disappears, Riley turns to the only person willing to help John Straker, an FBI special agent, who is compelled to help Riley because of his friendship with the old man.
Riley and Straker are total opposites from different worlds, but they have something in common a determination to expose a murderer and save Emile’s life…
and a passion they’re finding harder and harder to ignore.
A New York Times Bestselling AuthorThree years after the sudden death of her husband, Lucy Blacker and her two children move to Vermont and begin to rebuild their lives. But a string of unexplained events threatens her new life. Lucy tracks down Sebastian Redwing, an international security expert her late husband asked her to contact if she ever needed help. Sebastian wants nothing to do with her problems…
or with a woman he’s been half in love with since her wedding day. Available only in Core 7.
The largest uncut diamond in the world, the Minstrel’s Rough, is little more than legend. Brought into the Pepperkamp family in 1548, it has been handed down to one keeper in each generation. Juliana Fall has inherited its splendor from her uncle and, unwittingly, its legacy of danger. Juliana’s mother wants nothing more than to bury her memories of the Na*zi occupation of the Netherlands. But with the diamond in her daughter’s keeping, Juliana’s safety becomes entangled in the secrets of the past. There are others who seek the Minstrel’s Rough. A U.S. senator who will risk his career and face the ultimate scandal to claim its value. A Na*zi collaborator willing to do anything to possess it. And a Vietnam war hero turned journalist, chasing the story of this mythic stone. Now Juliana has only two choices: uncover the past before they do or Cut and Run.
They’re your neighbors, your aunts, your sisters and your best friends. They’re women across North America committed to changing and enriching lives, one good deed at a time. Three of these exceptional women have been selected as recipients of Harlequin’s More Than Words award. And three New York Times bestselling authors have kindly offered their creativity to write original short stories inspired by these real life hero*ines. We hope these stories inspired by strong, courageous women will touch your heart and motivate the hero*ine living inside you.
More than Words: Stories of HopeThree bestselling authorsThree real life hero*inesEveryday women from all walks of life are making their communities, and this world, a better place through their caring hearts and unshakable commitment. Three such women have been selected as recipients of Harlequin’s More Than Words award for their exceptional work. And three bestselling authors have kindly offered their creativity to write original short stories inspired by these real life hero*ines. We hope these stories inspired by strong, courageous women will touch your heart and motivate the hero*ine living inside you.
Each and every one of us has the ability to effect change to make our world a better place. The dedicated women selected as this year’s recipients of Harlequin’s More Than Words award have changed lives, one good deed at a time. To celebrate their accomplishments, some of our bestselling authors have honored the winners by writing stories inspired by these real life hero*ines. We hope More Than Words inspires you to get in touch with the real life hero*ine living inside of you. In Carly Phillips’s Compassion Can’t Wait, two high school sweet hearts are reunited years later, as if by fate, and discover that if you believe in yourself and each other, anything is possible. Donna Hill’s Someplace Like Home tells the story of how one woman’s dream becomes reality, as three special people learn that it’s never too late to form a loving family. In Jill Shalvis’s What the Heart Wants, an honorable man must learn to forgive himself to regain the trust of the ded icated teacher who is the love of his life.
These masters of romantic suspense deliver three dangerously addictive new stories that will keep you…
On the EdgeHEATHER GRAHAM: ‘Will they make it? And if they do, how on earth will they manage? And last, but never least, will they survive together? The combination of romance and suspense is irresistible. I love the genre, and hope to give back just a percentage of the pleasure I’ve enjoyed over the years.’CARLA NEGGERS: ‘Romantic suspense has it all a great love story, interesting characters, pulse pounding action, a sense of adventure and drama and more than a dash of fun. I love to write romantic suspense, and I love to read it.’SHARON SALA: ‘Writing romantic suspense is, for me, a challenge, both creatively and emotionally. I love the freedom of developing stories that not only challenge the reader to figure out ‘who done it,’ but also, to give them characters that they will never forget.’