Worlds Apart: SACRIFICE
Worlds Apart: SACRIFICE is the first of a series, both novellas and full length novels. The stories center around a galaxy settled by colonists escaping a failing earth over a 1000 years ago. As this galaxy faces an approaching space ship of unknown origin and intent, the United Planetary Council insists on a peace treaty between two planets, Mara and Andros. The two have been at war for a generation.
SACRIFICE focuses on one minor aspect of the treaty’s demand: the leader of Andros, called Kiro, must marry the sister of the ruler of Mara, Lisanna De Pheldro.
As Lisanna and Kiro come to terms with their personal animosity they discover an organized effort to destroy the peace. Their determination to make the peace real brings them closer together. In the end they discover that love is the key to making the peace more than a word on a treaty.
The Reckless Lover
The Reckless Lover is the first in a series of novellas that take place in a small village in Derbyshire circa 1825. Michael Garret and his wife, Lady Olivia, are characters from Lovers Kiss. Each novella will be seen through their eyes.
Madame Mimi LaCouture is a new resident of Pennford and a curiosity. She has five children all too close in age to be her own. Where did she come from, why is she here and will she ever fit in?
John Smith is a lifelong Pennford resident and land manager for the Duke of Meryon's Devonshire estate. He is still grieving the death of his wife and unborn child.
With the help of Michael Garret and the meddling of his well meaning wife, Mimi and John find what they had never thought to have, love and family.
No Bed of Roses
No Bed Of Roses is a full length modern romance, set in 1987. Elisabeth Merrevaux is a refugee from a war torn eastern European country desperate for a job. Robert Sampson is a billionaire builder of major infrastructure systes and just as desperate for a governess for his three children whom he has custody of for the summer months.
Millie, an employee of Sampson Industries, is sure that Elisabeth is perfect for the job of governess, despite the fact that the woman is applying for a position as a art historian. Now all she has to do is convince both Elisabeth and Sampson that her "harebrained idea" is really a brilliant one. Once she does she has to stay close by since she is also positive they are perfect for each other.
It Started With A Dance
Jessica Marshall has met Mike O'Hara on more than one occasion. As the brother of her sister's fiancé, their lives are entwined beginning with the wild and crazy Las Vegas wedding that is her sister's idea of perfect. Jessica is the maid of honor and O'Hara the best man. On a bet the two kiss each other and for both it is more than they expected.
Jessica has already been married to one fabulously wealthy man and has no desire to repeat the experience especially when you add media into the mix. Mike O'Hara is the Oprah Winfrey of sports with a TV show that millions watch four days a week.
O'Hara is as determined to know Jessica better as she is to avoid him.