California Dreams (Second Chances Series Book 2) by Morris Fenris and The Dust Jacket Designs

What happens when you mix two widows, two men, one precocious four-year old, and a life-threatening disease? Dreams come true.

After Jane’s husband was killed in action, she let her dreams of becoming a famous chef, living by the ocean and having a family of her own die with him. Now that she’s been given a second chance, will she realize all of her dreams, or play it safe?

When Grace’s husband was killed in action she got the surprise of her life – a baby girl named Daniella. With her daughter’s life hanging in the balance, will she take a step of faith and realize the resurrection of her dreams, or play it safe?

Follow Jane and Grace as they realize that true love can come around twice, you just have to be willing to take a chance on lost “California Dreams”.

Author: Morris Fenris and The Dust Jacket Designs

Rating: Rating: 4.60 / 5
70 reviews

Shackled Lily (Winsor Series Book 2) by Tammy L. Gray

She vowed never to love…

One would hardly see a three-story mansion, unlimited bank account, and high-end clothes as a prison. But to Kaitlyn “Issy” Summers, her family’s opulence only represents pain, betrayal and fear. To deal with her heartbreaking past, Issy finds multiply ways to self-destruct and harden her heart from ever being hurt again.

He vowed to make her his…

Grant Forester won’t give up on the woman he has loved for years. He sees past the anger and bitterness to the wounded girl in need of healing. He has the secret to freedom if she would only trust him.

But when darkness and deceit surfaces, their ability to choose may become nothing more than an illusion.

Shackled Lily is the second book in the Winsor Series, but can be read as a stand alone novel.

Winsor Series:
Book 1 — Shattered Rose
Book 2 — Shackled Lily
Book 3 — Splintered Oak

Author: Tammy L. Gray

Rating: Rating: 4.60 / 5
510 reviews

WHERE’S MY SON? (Clean Mystery Suspense) (Detective Jason Strong Book 1) by John C. Dalglish

What would you do if your son went missing? How far would you go to get him back?***Michael Barton comes home to find his infant son gone. There is no trace of the kidnappers, and the police have no leads. Michael is driven by a promise and he won’t stop.Detective Jason Strong led the task force to find Michael’s son and has become his friend. But as Michael’s darkness grows, Jason fears he may be the only one who can stop him.It is a race against time, as the detective tries to stop the events that will change everyone, before it’s too late. “A MARVELOUS DEBUT NOVEL AND A SUSPENSEFUL PAGE-TURNER” J. Chambers TOP 500 REVIEWER Red Adept Reviews- March 9, 2012. Novella; 34,000 words***Also available from John C. Dalglish’BLOODSTAIN’ (Detective Jason Strong Novella #2)About the Author: John Dalglish lives in Southwest Missouri with Beverly, his wife of 29 years, and 4 dogs. He wrote his first story over forty years ago.He has three sons, three grandchildren, and another grandchild on the way.

Author: John C. Dalglish

Rating: Rating: 4.20 / 5
338 reviews

The Texas Women of Spirit Trilogy by Angela Castillo

Books 1-3 in the Texas Women of Spirit series. Clean, Christian fiction set in 1890’s Texas.Book 1: The River Girl’s SongZillia Bright never dreamed she’d be orphaned at sixteen and left to care for her baby brother and Papa’s farm. With only a mule and a hundred year old shotgun , she must fight to protect what’s hers. Countless dangers lurk on the Bastrop, Texas riverside. Zillia must rely on the help of her best friends, Soonie and Wylder, to hold her world together. With Zillia’s struggles come unexpected miracles, and proof that God might just listen to the prayers of a river girl.Book 2: The Comanche Girl’s Prayer It’s 1890. Called by God, nineteen-year-old Soonie Eckhart travels to an illegal Comanche and Kiowa settlement in North Texas to become a teacher for the children in hiding. Despite her Comanche roots, she finds many in the group, including a volatile young man named Lone Warrior, refuse to accept her. After a chance encounter in the hills with a band of dangerous men, Soonie must draw on the deepest parts of her faith and courage to survive. Book 3: The Saloon Girl’s JourneyWeary of the saloon girl life—and tired of being slapped around—Darla North decides to start over and let her new-found faith lead her. A friend sends her to Downs House, a place for ‘unfortunate women.’ Darla is offered a home—if she can behave herself. Old habits are hard to break, but Darla is desperate to prove to everyone that she’s changed, especially Ethan Downs, the owner’s sensitive and sweet son. But when Darla’s past threatens to catch up with her, she must decide to face the truth . . . or run away again.

Author: Angela Castillo

Rating: Rating: 4.60 / 5
151 reviews

Falling for Her Boss: Christian Contemporary Cowboy Romance (Horseshoe Home Ranch Romance Book 1) by Liz Isaacson

A spinoff series from the Amazon #1 bestselling author of the Three Rivers Ranch Romance series! Before the Leap features a new ranch, with new cowboys to fall in love with… Go to Gold Valley, Montana and the Horseshoe Home Ranch to find your next happily ever after!Can Jace find a way to forgive before it’s too late?Jace Lovell only has one thing left after his fiancé abandons him at the altar: his job at Horseshoe Home Ranch. He throws himself into becoming the best foreman the ranch has ever had—and that includes hiring an interior designer to make the ranch owner’s wife happy.Belle Edmunds is back in Gold Valley after she lost her job at a prestigious design firm in California. She’s working for a conglomerate, but she’s desperate to build a portfolio that she can use to start her own firm in Montana. She applies for the job at Horseshoe Home, and though Jace and Belle grew up together, they’ve never seen eye to eye on much more than the sky is blue.The spark between them now that they’re adults can’t be denied, and as Jace and Belle attempt to work together, they also fight their growing attraction to each other. But Jace isn’t anywhere near forgiving his fiancé, and he’s not sure he’s ready for a new relationship with someone as fiery and beautiful as Belle. Can she employ her patience while he figures out how to forgive so they can find their own brand of happily-ever-after?**This is Book 1 in a brand-new series! See below for the order of books Liz has written. All books are standalone romances, but are tied to a specific place to create a series.Gold Valley Romance (spinoff series from Three Rivers Ranch):Before the Leap (Book 1)After the Fall (Book 2) – coming February 20, 2017Through the Mist (Book 3) – coming April 3, 2017Three Rivers Ranch Romance:Second Chance Ranch (Book 1)Third Time’s the Charm (Book 2)Fourth and Long (Book 3)Fifth Generation Cowboy (Book 4)Sixth Street Love Affair (Novella)The Seventh Sergeant (Book 5)Eight Second Ride (Book 6)Christmas in Three Rivers (Novella collection)The First Lady of Three Rivers Ranch (Book 7 – can also be read first!)Lucky Number Thirteen (Novella) ~ coming March 6, 2017!

Author: Liz Isaacson

Rating: Rating: 4.60 / 5
263 reviews

Six Miles From Nashville (The Nashville Series Book 1) by Elaine Littau

Betty Barnes finds herself hundreds of miles away from her Guymon, Oklahoma home. Since leaving for a large Bible College in Missouri, her life has been twisted around. Not that things weren’t already a challenge for her with her brother in Vietnam and her heart bleeding from a recent break up. Faced with unbearable loneliness and loss, she arrives at a diner six miles from Nashville. There, she has a chance to pick up the pieces and build a new life for herself as an independent young woman with a great future ahead of her.

Author: Elaine Littau

Rating: Rating: 4.40 / 5
107 reviews

Meeting Melissa: A Contemporary Romance Fiction Novel by Margaret Ferguson

Julie doesn’t know she needs a little miracle in her life until she meets Melissa…

Melissa believes in miracles because she is one. Orphaned at birth and born with HIV during a time when just the mention of the immune disorder still scared many people, the precocious twelve-year-old never gives up hope. As Julie and Melissa begin anew life together, they don’t need anything or anyone, except each other.

Peter is a middle aged Country Western singer who needs a little miracle in his life. His marriage is crumbling, his career waning and he has to be sobered up before every performance. After one last stint in rehab, he’s alone and lost. Until he meets Melissa and her foster mom.

How can one young girl change so many lives? Meeting Melissa is a fun, sassy romance filled with first kisses and first true loves; a sweet mix of romantic interludes that will make you laugh and cry. Isn’t it time you met Melissa?

Author: Margaret Ferguson

Rating: Rating: 4.60 / 5
84 reviews

Sharpe Mind: Hanging by a Thread (Cozy Suburbs Mysteries Book 3) by Lisa B. Thomas

Memories are worth more than money. Or are they?

Former teacher turned reporter Deena Sharpe craves more adventure than covering dull city council meetings in the small town of Maycroft, Texas. But when she follows a hunch to investigate a story lead, she finds a dead body and becomes suspect number one.

To make matters worse, a new psychic in town has residents on edge. Strange happenings multiply as quickly as the list of murder suspects, and Deena finds herself with more adventure than she had bargained for. No pedicure is too painful and no dumpster is too deep as Deena seeks to unveil the killer before anyone else gets hurt.
Sharpe Mind, Book 3 in the Cozy Suburbs Mystery series, offers readers a healthy dose of intrigue along with a generous sprinkle of humor.

If you like a mystery with good, clean fun, cozy up to Sharpe Mind today!

Author: Lisa B. Thomas

Rating: Rating: 4.50 / 5
141 reviews

Home to Walnut Ridge (The Teacup Novellas Book 3) by Diane Moody

                  Home to Walnut Ridge – The Teacup Novellas Book ThreeIt seems everyone needs a second chance. Tracey Collins just left Washington D.C. after her dream job became a personal nightmare. Back home in Jacobs Mill, Tennessee, she quickly realizes she’s not the only one needing a fresh start. Her sister Alex is in the midst of a career change, finding new inspiration restoring furniture. Their father, a former pastor who’s had his own share of disillusionment, now mentors a strange bunch of misfit bikers who do odd jobs around town as ministry. Among them, an intriguing former attorney named Noah, still running from a painful past, catches Tracey’s eye. Secrets are uncovered and hearts are restored in Jacobs Mill as they all work together to renovate an old smokehouse into a new shop called Second Chances.

Author: Diane Moody

Rating: Rating: 4.50 / 5
450 reviews