After an accident leaves Celeste Monroe to raise her baby nephew, all she wants is to provide one-year-old Parker with a happy life. She hopes taking a job caring for injured Sam Sheffield will help fulfill that goal. But Sam's determination to avoid the world throws a wrench in her plans. Despite his best efforts, Sam can't take his eyes off the pretty caretaker. Her strength and her loving nature has him falling for her–and her baby. But he refuses to burden them with a man who's not whole. Can Celeste convince Sam he's daddy–and husband–material in time for them to celebrate Christmas together?
Jill Kemerer writes contemporary inspirational romance novels with love, humor and faith. Besides spoiling her mini-dachshund and keeping up with her busy kids, Jill enjoys magazines, M&MS, fluffy animals and nature walks. She resides in Ohio with her husband and two children. Jill loves connecting with readers, so please visit her website, www.jillkemerer.com.
After five years apart, Tom Sheffield is shocked to find his ex-wife, Stephanie, on his doorstep. The news that they share a child he's never met sends him reeling. Four-year-old Macy has his eyes, his mouth and, from their first encounter, his heart. Things with her mother are much more complicated. He doesn't understand what went wrong between them or why she kept their daughter a secret. And he's afraid of falling in love all over again. Yet he feels a glimmer of hope that somehow he can convince Macy and Stephanie to stay in Lake Endwell—and with him—for keeps.
THE AMISH BRIDE
Ellen Beachey never thought she’d marry—now she has two prospects! To become the wife and mother she’s always longed to be, she’ll have to choose between handsome widower Neziah Shetler and his easygoing younger brother, Micah.
FALLING FOR THE MOM-TO-BE
After learning she’s pregnant, widow Annie Marshall turns to her late husband’s best friend for help. Soon she realizes that a second chance at happily-ever-after may lie in his arms.
When Tom Sheffield’s ex-wife reveals he has a daughter he’s never met, he’s ready to embrace fatherhood. But can he forgive the repentant Stephanie for keeping their child a secret in hopes of becoming a forever family?
When Reed Hamilton arrives in Lake Endwell for a family wedding, he expects to do his part as best man then head back to the big city. But when a a tornado postpones the wedding, the town is in shambles and Reed is injured. Thankfully maid of honor Claire Sheffield offers him one of her cottages to recuperate in. Dedicated to her family and her dream job at the zoo, Claire is all about roots. She's this city slicker's opposite, yet as they help the town rebuild, Reed is captivated by her stunning looks and caring ways. He can't ask Claire to leave the life she loves for him, but he also can't imagine ever leaving her behind…