But when they are forced out into the storm, they must rely on each other in a way they never have before. True-to-life characters, high stakes, and powerful chemistry blend to tell an emotional story of reconciliation. Brenda novak, nyt bestselling authorwhen Noah and Josephine Mitchell discover their divorce was never actually finalized, their lives are turned upside down.
Following his divorce, settling at a remote horse ranch in the Blue Ridge Mountains of northern Georgia, Noah gave up his dream job, putting much-needed distance between himself and the former love of his life. Will noah accept the challenge to pursue Josephine's heart? And can she finally find the courage to trust Noah?
The sooner they put this marriage behind them, the better for both of their sakes. But when josephine delivers the final paperwork to his ranch, the two become stranded in his cottage during the worst spring snowstorm in a decade. Maybe the failed marriage--and okay, the botched divorce--was her fault, but her heart was shattered right alongside his, more than he would ever believe.
When he confronts josephine for the first time in months, in fact, they discover that she missed the final step in filing the paperwork and they are, still married. Josephine is no happier about the news than Noah. But then noah gets a letter from the IRS claiming he and Josephine are still married. He wrestles with resentment and an unmistakable pull to his wife--still beautiful, still brave, and still more intriguing than any woman he's ever known.
Honeysuckle Dreams A Blue Ridge Romance Book 2
After brady collins’ ex-wife dies, he receives devastating news—his nine-month-old son Sam isn’t his son at all. And sam’s wealthy maternal grandparents want custody of the child. But regardless of what any blood test says, Sam is his son, and Brady will go to any lengths to keep him. Brady’s attorney tips him off that one major life change would virtually assure him of winning guardianship of baby Sam at the final hearing: an impending marriage.
But if the truth comes out about her arrangement with Brady, she may miss the chance of a lifetime and stand in the way of a dear friend’s dreams. As brady and hope make sacrifices to help each other in their times of need, they risk uncovering a truth neither of them expects to find. Brady knows he’s in for the fight of his life.
And his friend hope is willing to step in as the loving and devoted fiance. Local radio celebrity hope daniels has been driven by a solitary goal her entire life, and after a happy accident she’s finally offered her dream job.
Blue Ridge Sunrise A Blue Ridge Romance Book 1
Everyone believes she was born to run the orchard, but how can she make it her home after so many years?Cruz Huntley never quite got over his first love, Zoe Collins, the little sister of his best friend Brady. Even as she comes to terms with the shifting relationships in her life, Zoe still isn't sure if she can remain in Copper Creek with her new responsibilities.
And her first love. But return she must when her beloved Granny dies, leaving the family legacy to Zoe--a peach orchard nestled at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains. When zoe returns home with her daughter and boyfriend Kyle, she finds that she's the only person in town who doesn't expect her to give up the life she's established far away from Copper Creek.
Not when she cheated on him during their "break, " not when she took off to parts unknown with good-for-nothing Kyle Jenkins, and not even now--five years later. As life-changing decisions and a history with Cruz hang over Zoe's head, tensions rise between her and Kyle. This must-read romance stirs a touch of heat into a sweet story of self-acceptance and rekindled love.
Recommended!" usatodayformer free spirit Zoe Collins swore she'd never again set foot in Copper Creek or speak to the man who broke her heart.
On Magnolia Lane A Blue Ridge Romance Book 3
But finding the courage to tell her becomes problematic when his secret feelings lead to even bigger complications. After two years of counseling sessions with Daisy Pendleton, Pastor Jack McReady has earned a permanent spot in her life as a spiritual leader—and nothing more. Easily one of the top romance writers in the CBA, Hunter is a master at inspirational love stories that linger in one’s memory—and hard drive—long after the last page.
Julie lessman, award-winning author. From the bestselling author of the convenient Groom and A December Bride now beloved Hallmark Original movies comes the final book in the Blue Ridge Romance series. I have never read a romance by Denise Hunter that didn’t sweep me away into a happily ever after. When a devastating family secret surfaces, Daisy knows that only her trusted friend and counselor can bring her comfort.
Jack would never risk losing her trust by exposing the depths of his heart, but he’s hopelessly in love with her. Daisy loves her southern small-town life and her job at her family-run flower shop, but she doesn’t have the thing she longs for most: someone to share it with. Treat yourself!” —robin lee hatcher, bestselling author of Who I Am with YouFalling in love with Daisy was easy for Jack.
But when he’s finally afforded the opportunity to show her a different side of himself, he’s sucked into the plan before he has time for second thoughts. Online, but in person, daisy shares some of her greatest fears with TJ, Jack and Daisy are spending more time together.
The Goodbye Bride A Summer Harbor Novel Book 2
All this packaged inside one heart-stopping, page-turning romance that will leave the pickiest romance reader delighted and asking for just a few more pages. Cara C. But he can’t forget the way she left. Lucy lovett can’t remember the last seven months of her life. Has he been given a second chance with the only woman who stirs his passion and haunts his dreams?Lucy knows she must unlock those missing months and discover why she threw everything away.
Vogt, placing herself solidly on my must-read list! the goodbye bride is a tender, 2015 RITA® Finalist and author of Crazy Little Thing Called Love “Denise Hunter has done it once again, thoughtful look at the role memories play in a romance. Highly recommended!” —colleen coble usa today bestselling author of the Lavender Tides and Hope Beach seriesThe second book in the Summer Harbor series from bestselling author Denise Hunter!She only remembers loving him.
Putman, award-winning author of Where Treetops Glisten and Shadowed by Grace. She doesn’t remember leaving her fiancé Zac Callahan weeks before their wedding or moving to Portland, Maine. All she remembers is loving Zac more than life itself. Zac was just beginning to get his life back on track after Lucy left him with no explanation.
. And she sure doesn’t remember getting engaged to another man.
Falling Like Snowflakes A Summer Harbor Novel Book 1
Eden is competent and dedicated—if a little guarded—and a knockout to boot. When a breakdown leaves them stranded in Summer Harbor, Eden has no choice but to stay put through Christmas. But, as he soon finds out, she also comes with a boatload of secrets. Eden has been through too much to trust her heart to another man, but Beau is impossible to resist, and the feeling seems to be mutual.
But who’s going to protect his heart from a woman who can’t seem to trust again? Eden martelli is too busy fleeing the clutches of danger to realize she’s running straight into the arms of a new love. Speeding north through rural maine, Eden Martelli wonders how her life came to this—on the run with her mute five-year-old son dozing fitfully in the passenger seat.
As christmas eve approaches, Eden’s past catches up to her. Beau will go to the ends of the earth to keep her safe. He left the sheriff’s department to take over his family’s Christmas tree farm, but he’s still haunted by the loss of his parents and struggling to handle his first Christmas alone. When eden shows up looking for work just as Beau’s feisty aunt gets out of the hospital, Beau thinks he’s finally caught a break.
. Even though they have no place to lay their heads. Beau callahan is a habitual problem solver—for other people anyway.
Just a Kiss A Summer Harbor Novel Book 3
She deserves so much more than the man that’s left. The animal shelter that she’s poured her heart into has lost its funding, and she has three months to come up the money needed to save it. As the weeks wear on with the two in such close proximity, Paige’s feelings for Riley begin to shift into unchartered territory.
Now he’s heading home, injured and troubled. But upon his return he discovers his family has arranged for him to stay with Paige. Paige is a nurturer at heart and happy to take care of her best buddy. To make matters worse, her job is in serious jeopardy. His plans to win Paige are a distant dream. When riley’s tour in afghanistan is up, he intends to confess his feelings to Paige and win his best friend’s heart once and for all.
But all that changes when an IED takes the life of a comrade and leaves Riley an amputee. But as the days pass, paige begins to see that the smiles and laughter are just a mask for the pain he’s hiding. Riley callahan’s plans to reveal his secret feelings for his best friend are ruined when his life is drastically altered in Afghanistan.
Watching the love of his life falling for his brother was enough to send Riley straight to boot camp. All he can do now is put some healthy distance between them. He has nightmares and mood swings, and his unwavering independence keeps him from accepting help from anyone, including her.
Barefoot Summer A Chapel Springs Romance Book 1
Now she needs his help--and he'll give it, because he owes her far more than she'll ever know. Madison will do anything--even work with the infamous Beckett O'Reilly--to reach her goal. But one summer can change everything. In the years since her twin brother's drowning, Madison McKinley has struggled to put it behind her.
And as much as she'd like to deny it, the chemistry between them is electrifying. As summer wanes, her feelings for him grow and a fledgling faith takes root in her heart. But beckett harbors a secret that will test the limits of their new love. Can their romance survive summer's challenges? And will achieving her brother's dream give Madison the peace she desperately seeks?
But first she has to learn to sail, and fast. Beckett o'reilly knows Madison is out of his league, but someone neglected to tell his heart. Despite the support of her close-knit family and her gratifying job as a veterinarian in their riverside town, the loss still haunts her. To find closure, madison sets out to fulfill her brother's dream of winning the town's annual regatta.
Madison's heart has been closed for years.
The Wishing Season A Chapel Springs Romance Book 3
So when a chapel springs resident offers her beloved ancestral home as prize to the applicant with the best plan for the house, PJ believes she was meant to win. Contractor cole evans is confident, professional, and swoon-worthy—but this former foster kid knows his life could have turned out very differently.
Now, with cole and the foster kids upstairs and PJ and the restaurant below, day-to-day life has turned into an out-and-out rivalry—with some seriously flirtatious hallway encounters on the side. But could their magnetic attraction cost them everything they’ve ever wanted?Includes Reading Group Guide.
All he has to do is convince the owner that a not-for-profit enterprise will be good for the community. When the eccentric philanthropist weighs the proposals, she proposes an outlandish tie-breaker: PJ and Cole will share the house for a year to see which idea works best. In this competition, it’s not just the house on the line, it’s their hearts.
She has the touch when it comes to food, but PJ McKinley’s dream of opening her own restaurant is one building short of reality. When cole discovers the contest, he believes his home for foster kids in transition has found its saving grace.
And nobody, not even josie, is prepared for the surprising new fruit she'll find on her last trip home. Her brother-in-law nate thinks she's there to talk the overworked, very pregnant Laurel into finally selling the family business. The orchard's new manager Grady Mackenzie just thinks she's trouble with a capital T.
A story of love and second chances. And all wrong. But life doesn't give do-overs. They're all right. Could anything but good-byes be waiting on the other side of Sweetwater Gap? Josie Mitchell's sister Laurel thinks she's come home to pitch in with the apple harvest and save the family orchard. She wished she could go back and change things.
And what she's running from. Because no one really knows what drove Josie from home in the first place. Why she pushes herself so hard. Why she's never come home before, even for her own father's funeral.
Dancing with Fireflies A Chapel Springs Romance Book 2
God seems far away, she’s hiding secrets from her family, and she’s strangely attracted to the man who’s always called her “squirt. Returning home may prove more difficult—and more wonderful—than she ever imagined. Jade returns home to Chapel Springs after years of protecting her fragile heart.
. He’s loved jade for years, but she always thought of him as a big brother. Now, pregnant, alone, and broke, she has no other choice but to return. The mayor of chapel springs, Daniel Dawson, has been an honorary member of the McKinley family for years. Then along comes Daniel, making her long to dance again.
Growing up in the midwestern river town of Chapel Springs, Indiana, Jade McKinley felt like a weed in a rose garden. Now that she’s back, his feelings are stronger than ever. As jade attempts to settle in, nothing feels right. While his own home life was almost nonexistent, Daniel fit right in with the boisterous McKinley family.
When she left, she thought she’d never look back.