Description : On her way to her mail order husband, a woman meets a stranger and forms an instant connection, although she tries her hardest to remain uninvolved.
Description : An overweight English widow makes the long journey from England to her intended, a Texas cowboy. It turns out that neither got what they expected. For Regina it was a scrawny and unkempt Shakespeare-loving cowboy with a past, and for the cowboy, a large woman with an equally large personality. She is unable to shake the smell of dead roses that were placed at her husband’s grave, and he is haunted by ghosts from his outlaw past.
Description : Bernadette Havering is a vivacious and independent woman. She knows her mind and never intends to let a man dictate what she should or should not be able to do. In a world where women having a job is frowned upon, she longs for a profession and wants to make history by becoming one of the very first women in the United States of America to gain a law license. But why should she give up a husband and family in order to do so? Can she truly have both? Edward Grieve has worked hard. He has come from nothing and managed to gain an education, becoming a skilled veterinarian in great demand. But this is not the only thing that makes him unusual. He also believes passionately that women deserve more than they get from men, society and the law of the land. But will he ever trust anyone enough to explain why?
Description : For a sweet, clean romance that will make you smile, take a trip to Poppy Valley. Nathaniel Barclay has been unlucky in love, and in a mining town full of men his prospects aren't promising. In a desperate attempt to find a wife, he places an ad for a mail order bride. After the tragic death of her fiance, Eleanor Swann fears she might spend the rest of her life alone and unmarried until a newspaper advertisement catches her eye. Dare she take a chance on a stranger? Eleanor heads West to meet the man who will be her husband, but there is something Nathaniel isn't telling her. It will take some doing for these two wounded hearts to heal, but in the end, true love can make it all worthwhile. Be sure to check out the first two titles in the Poppy Valley Series, The Schoolmarm's Surprising Suitor and The Blacksmith's Beloved Belle.
Description : [Menage Amour: Erotic Western Menage a Trois Romance, M/F/M] Running from an employment disaster, Clarissa Barnes escapes to the Badlands of South Dakota with the promise of home and hearth with a stranger. When her mail order bride contract falls through upon her arrival, two gorgeous cowboys step up to save her with a seductive offer she can't refuse. Logan Granger and Derek Brand engaged a "special" bride from back East already willing to serve as companion to them both. When their mail order bride jumps from the train rather than meet them, they opt to convince a beautiful stranded woman the opportunity for seductive pleasures. Can three strangers make a life filled with passion in the harsh wilderness of the Badlands? And what will Clarissa's two lovers do if her past comes back to haunt her? ** [Menage Amour: Erotic Western Menage a Trois Romance, M/F/M] What would persuade a woman to jump off a moving train in the Badlands? Two wanted men. Miranda Herrington lives a quiet, small town life wishing for a chance to be a doctor like her father. One fateful night, two sexy strangers provide Miranda her fondest wish of practicing medicine along with a dual taste of desire. Now they want her to join them in the Badlands. Luke Quinton and Reese Martin are retired lawmen on their way to their substantial property near the Badlands of South Dakota. Time alone with Miranda stirs their desire to share her forever. A crooked local sheriff, a deceitful unpaid debt, and a very long westward train trip to the Badlands are the only things standing between Miranda and the two men she wants. Will she join her two wanted men in the Wild West? ** [Menage Amour: Erotic Western Menage a Trois Romance, M/F/M] The Chance brothers came to Campbell's Valley, opened a saloon, and hid the fact that they were identical twins to distract the townsfolk from discovering they have a goldmine on their property. Once they extract as much Black Hills gold as they'll ever spend in a lifetime, they're leaving. After the recently widowed Maggie Altman is kicked off her wagon train, she's left alone in Campbell's Valley. She opts for a drink at the saloon and convinces the owner, Wyatt Chance, to let her stay the night. In the morning, she meets a different yet equally intriguing man also calling himself Wyatt. The first to distinguish the brothers, Maggie agrees to keep their secret, even as she falls in love with each twin. A Madam seeking an "arrangement," the discovery of the brothers' secret, and town gossips cause further havoc at the Double Chance Saloon. Can the Chance brothers protect their identities and their gold, and will Maggie find the happiness she's always dreamed of with the sexy twins? **A Siren Erotic Romance
Description : A young woman who's lost everything. A rancher with a tragic past. A chance to find love in the unforgiving west.No nineteen-year old should have to spend her birthday like Catherine Lamott, burying her entire family after a devastating illness took their lives. After her father's debtors left her almost penniless and her fiancé broke their engagement, Catherine considers it fate when she learns about the mail order bride program from a stranger.Catherine corresponds with Samuel Cardwell, a businessman looking for a wife and partner to help manage his mercantile in booming Texarkana. Having decided it the perfect match for a St. Louis born and bred, educated young woman, she catches the train to meet her suitor. But she does not bargain for the man waiting at the end of her long journey.Jackson Trimble is content on his ranch, raising cattle and working hard from sun up to sun down to help him forget the tragedy of his past. When he hires a young innocent woman who is down on her luck to be his cook and housekeeper, he does not anticipate that his feelings for her would go beyond a purely business proposition.When his actions put her life and safety at risk, and unable to cope with the tragic memories of his past, Jackson tells Catherine he is sending her home, a decision she has no choice but to accept despite her growing feelings for the introspective rancher with the secretive past.Catherine's story is a clean short read western historical romance in the "Courageous Orphan Brides" series. Each story is a complete standalone story.
Description : Lord, please forgive me for lying to a preacher, Destiny Murphy prayed as she stepped down off the train at the Portland depot.Although her friend, Harriet, had been the one to point out the mail order bride advertisement in The Matrimonial Times which started all of this, the other woman had advised Destiny against her current foolhardy course of action after Destiny had revealed that she'd been somewhat less than honest in her correspondence with Reverend George Branson, the man who had placed the ad in search of a wife.She hasn't lied outright in her letter, but there were several things that she'd failed to mention. And she wouldn't be able to hide it for long, since she hoped to convince her new husband to send for her three younger brothers shortly after the wedding and allow the boys to come live with them in the small town of Pine Bluff, Oregon. George Branson would want to know why Teddy, Henry, and James couldn't stay in New York, and she'd have to explain the reason that she feared to leave them there for much longer.But she didn't want to think about that now. Besides praying--and she feared that the Lord might not be feeling too kindly toward her just now--there was nothing she could do to help her brothers for the time being. Not until she had married and had a chance to judge what manner of man her new husband was and determine the best way to approach him to guarantee his cooperation. She had to ensure that he would accede to her wishes--no, it was more than a wish or a hope. It was a necessity.It seemed a rather daunting task to try to persuade a man she'd never met before today, who was little more than a stranger to her despite their plans to wed. But she would find a way to do it, for her brothers. And her parents, by extension. They wouldn't feel trapped in the tenements with no way out, if they didn't have the constant worry of providing food and a roof over the heads of their three young sons.Destiny was determined that she would accomplish what she had come here to do. Because she had no other choice.
Description : The Widow & Her Baby Meet The Handyman Along The Oregon Trail - A widow tries to provide for her baby along the arduous trek of the Oregon Trail. When a mysterious stranger joins the train, carrying precious little other than his carpentry tools, he tells her that the Lord will provide, if she has faith. Bartering his services for things like food and a bright red sweater, Mary grows closer to Henry as their journey progresses, and the emotional ending of this story highlights how every human being has it within them to be generous within their souls, and that love can come easily if you just let it. Trying For a Third Chance at Love - A woman from England decides to head for the Canadian Yukon to become a mail order bride to a man living in a tiny town. Things change rapidly as gold is discovered and her husband, who hates most everyone around him and is anti-social, makes a major decision later on in their marriage.
Description : In 1868, life for the townspeople of Ogden begins to change rapidly when the railways expand to the Utah Territory. Follow the struggles and triumphs as new opportunities--and the chance for true love--arise for the young ladies from the Hughes and Cooke families in the Brides Of Weber Valley series! This collection by Amazon bestselling author Charity Phillips includes the following six sweet western romances: Book 1: Zelda's Story Zelda, the eldest daughter of the Hughes family, longs for a life away from the rolling hills and barn animals of her parents' farm in Ogden. She loves and supports her family but longs to explore what else the world might have to offer her. When word gets around that there is a railway expansion planned to be constructed nearby, Zelda is excited for the new opportunities-and people-it might bring. Book 2: Diana's Story One day while running errands, Diana Cooke meets a striking young man named Aaron Pratt. She learns that he comes from a proud line of farmers, but is currently facing challenge after challenge at his family's dairy farm. His father is bedridden from a terrible injury, leaving Aaron to take on all of the daily tasks to keep their livelihood afloat. Her heart goes out to him and his plight and they become fast friends. She finds herself thinking of Aaron every day and longs to help him and his family overcome their hardships. Book 3: Hattie's Story Hattie Hughes works hard as the assistant innkeeper to her sister-in-law, Diana's, prosperous business and finds herself longing for a husband of her own. One day, along comes a handsome, mysterious traveler who needs a room for a more long-term basis as his train is delayed by the snow. This stranger, Matthew Ford, turns out to be kind and understanding towards Hattie, offering a friendship she never realized she needed. Book 4: Tabitha's Story With her younger sister, Suzy, Tabitha Church fled her home in Chicago one autumn night, running away from an engagement that was doomed to become a loveless marriage if she didn't do something about it. They arrived in the small town of Ogden, Utah with nothing but the dresses on their backs and a fair amount of hopefulness. Book 5: Millie's Christmas Surprise Millie Saxton knows what she wants. Or, more accurately, she knows what she doesn't want. She left New York, the place of her birth and her successful job as a seamstress at a shirtwaist factory, to find love out West. She met a man named James O'Neill who placed an advertisement in the newspaper and, before long, sent for her. But when the train stops in Ogden, Utah and a nasty winter storm hits, Millie finds that her future as Mr. O'Neill's bride might not be what she wants after all. Book 6: Amelia's Blessed Christmas A recent widow, young Amelia Hawkins leaves behind her life of bereavement and bad memories to travel west to live with Mr. Percy Andrews, a friendly and caring general store owner who is well-liked by everyone in the town of Ogden. From their very first meeting at the railway station, she is taken by his kindness and gentle nature and knows that God has blessed her with a second chance at happiness. Each installment of the series is a 20,000 word sweet historical romance novella. Also available in e-book format.