The Secret Storm
Stormi Zoborosky grew up in a family that put a capital D in dysfunctional, pushing her toward all-out rebeliousness as she matured. Yet her raucous life choices hadn't shed the tortuous memories of her childhood pain. It only left deep secret scars. Now, she's turned one-hundred and eighty degrees in the opposite direction, determined to start a new life. So when she meets Ake Pearson, bullied by his own
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brother, she steps in to help. A simple charade should do the trick. Only, how was she to know the damage one kiss would cause? Somehow, she has to fix this mess.
Ake Person is a simple fisherman. He has his faith, family, and friends. What else did a man need? Life was perfect. Yet when gorgeous Stormi Zoborosky whirls into his life does he realize what he's been missing. He falls, and he falls hard. But when Stormi's secret sins come to light, his family pushes him to reject her. And as if that isn't enough, Ake must face the secret from his own past that may cost him his life. Will Ake and Stormi weather the wicked storms or will they lose everything?
The Spellbound Schoolmarm
Society of Outcasts Series, Book 3
Rigidity, rules, and reason. Simple concepts that strict schoolmarm Sissy P. Eberlin utilizes to maintain classroom stability and whip her pupils into shape. Yet, internally she quivers in fear, dreading someone will uncover her scandalous past. Or even worse? Sissy’s even more malevolent present. No one, absolutely no one, must break
beyond her carefully constructed boundaries. Ever. Better to be lonely than hated. So, why does the widowed blacksmith, Heaker Thomas tug at her heart?
Careworn and exhausted, Heaker rustles every bush to find a mother for his five daughters. But with his youngest at death’s door, no woman seems willing. Instead he’s become the laughing stock of the community. To still the rumors, he swears off his search and vows to remain single. Yet, when his elderly nursemaid abruptly departs, leaving him in a desperate situation, he turns to the prickly new schoolmarm for help. After all, how can he resist a woman whose eyes betray a need for love as deep as his own?
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The Secret Things
Jerrica Rankin doesn't know who she is. But she isn't the woman in the wedding photo. So who is this stranger on her porch, gripping this incriminating picture? How will Jerrica conquer her panic attacks and prove her identity and get her life back?
Brock Langston buried his wife three years ago. But he finds her, deep in the Smoky Mountains, very
much alive and denying who she is. How could she have forgotten their relationship and why didn't anyone contact him? Is Jerrica really his wife? Or an imposter?
bonds with newcomer, Jules Summers, who in turn assists him in caring for his daughter. She seems like the answer to his prayers--an instant live-in nanny. Yet, why does she captivate his every thought?
They work together as a team to care for Rhett's child. But is "practicality" the only thing God has planned for these two? or could there be a whole lot more?
Jules Summers, a proverbial Jonah, flees from family, career, and home. Where is she going? To find a place of healing for wounds so deep, she shuts the door to the very One who restores. But God never abandons, and a kindergarten angel arrives, towing her father, Rhett Carsen.
Rhett Carsen vows never to marry again. He redoubles his efforts to raise his motherless daughter alone, but runs into trouble when work sends him traveling. His daughter instantly
The Lowborn Lady
Society of Outcasts Series, Book 2
Rhapsody Hastings finds herself in the arms of a ruffian, Cavanaugh Blackledge, when her carriage breaks down on a dark country road. Wedding him stills the scandal of their late-night tryst while soothing the guilt she holds of her first husband’s untimely death. So, she accepts the arrangement as her own personal penance. Yet, an unexpected mission wakens her dead heart
despite the fact that a high society lady shouldn’t be involved with such…dangerous illegal conspiracies.
Using his new marriage to shield his clandestine operations proves to be an unanticipated godsend for Cav. And how could he not appreciate the fetching Rhapsody’s presence, creating the perfect buffer when he must face his former true love, now his smug brother’s wife.
But their artificial life turns ugly when information surfaces, putting both Rhapsody’s and Cav’s covert efforts in jeopardy. Secrets reveal even more scandalous secrets, and the skeleton discovered in Rhapsody’s closet may not only undo her, it may make them both very dead.
The Misfit Bride
Society of Outcasts Series, Book 1
Zero. That’s how many suitors Cora “Too Tall” Taggart’s entertained in her nineteen years. That is, until her father corrals a man nearly twice her age needing a mother for his children. However, Cora’s heart aches to find true love with a man who would embrace all of her misfit qualities.
When Trigg Gentry discovers Cora in a back alley, using his
horse as her own personal writing desk, sparks fly between them. While he searches for his runaway sister, Trigg crosses paths once again with Cora on a steamer bound for St. Louis, and neither Trigg nor Cora can deny their blossoming relationship.
But Trigg’s unexpected exit from Cora’s debutante cotillion comes under suspicion. The guests’ jewelry is missing, and he’s linked to a murder case. Cora fears these accusations will make it impossible to avoid her father’s arranged marriage. And to make matters worse, her heart belongs to the man now pegged as a criminal. How can Cora convince her father that Trigg isn’t involved in either crime when all the proof points straight at him?
Year of Jubilee
Orphaned and widowed, eighteen-year-old Jubilee Stallings clings to her southern Indiana Farm as her only refuge. The wilds of Gibson County are just bieng tamed in the year of 1850, and Jubilee ekes a meager existence. But when Rafe Tanner, a cousin of her abusive dead husband, shows up with the deed to her property, Jubilee's dream of her own home dissolves.
Rafe, Stinging from his ex-fiance's
rejection, offers a business marriage, throwing him and Jubilee together in an effort to make the farm successful. But the scars from the he past keep her in constant fear of her new husband. The pair masquerades as a love struck couple at Rafe's family farm, enduring the romantic notions of his family, and the jealousy of his ex-fiancee. Once home, Rafe realizes his newfound love for Jubilee and sets out to court her.
Meanwhile, Jubilee fights demons form her past as her husband reveals his interest. Can Jubilee let go of her distrust and pain to embrace God's plan of true love and finally find a place to belong?
On the Editiing Table
In the Think Tank
(Journeys of the Southern Hoosiers Series)
A Season of Hope
Time for Redeption
(Unchained Souls Series)
The Secret Mirage
The Secret Within