The quest for his Cherokee heritage had brought Adam Paige to Native American Sarah Cloud, hoping sweet Sarah could enlighten him on the culture they shared. The bright, beautiful woman quickly became more than his guide to a proud nation. But Adam knew too well what deep desires could mean for his wounded spirit.
Her goal had been only to help Adam regain his birthright. But soon Sarah was giving Adam more than she'd given any man-her heart was his for the asking. Yet what would become of their much-coveted happiness once Adam learned his legacy held a powerful, shocking secret neither had ever imagined?
One look. One dance. One night of passion. Julianne McKenzie had experienced it all with one sexy man. And now she was expecting a child, the Cherokee baby of Bobby Elk. What other surprises did life have in store?
Too much heartache. Too much to atone for. Bobby Elk believed he lacked the soul to give Julianne all she deserved. She carried his child, and his Cherokee heritage demanded he give them a home, yet he dared not give them his name, his heart.
Three souls bound by one fateful encounter. Man. Woman. Child. But their circle would never be complete until one man faced his greatest fear...and one woman showed him how deserving he was of love.
Kidnapped. Drugged. When he wakes in a glitzy mansion, Justin Elk is stunned and angry to learn he's the secret heir to the notorious Halloway mob empire. Then a mysterious woman—a maid—stirs his desires…and begs for his help.
Maya Reyes infiltrated the Halloway estate to uncover the truth about her father's disappearance. Now, to continue her search, she agrees to pose as the mistress of the newfound heir—a man she should hate. But as Maya and Justin begin their tantalizing charade, their uncontrolled passion may prove a deadly distraction.
Joyce Riggs's biological clock was like a time bomb ready to explode and her desperation to defuse it drove her straight into the arms of Kyle Prescott. The half-Apache combat trainer knew all about exorcising demons. He reluctantly agreed to help Joyce turn her mind away from her secretive inner conflict, knowing their time together would lead to the inevitable.
Though they were as different as night and day, they entered into a no-strings affair…which quickly turned into something even more startling. But what would happen if Joyce confessed her need for a baby and her secret hope that Kyle would grant her that wish?
"HAVE MY BABY."
Be the mother of Colt Raintree's child? For Melanie Richards, this request was a dream come true. To be near the tempting Native American once more, to have him touch her, caress her, call out for her… But Colt didn't know her real name, and his offer didn't include the word forever.
Melanie knew the price she'd pay to bear her warrior's baby. For how would Colt ever forgive her quiet deception? How could he understand that she had thrown even more than passion into their strictly business arrangement? If only she could bare her soul and tell her lover the truth: "I'll have your child but I'll have your heart first."
Solitary and steadfast, Shane Night Wind lived by his Comanche heritagethough some said he hid behind it. Locked deep in his heart were dreams he'd never dare divulge...until a woman big with child challenged the lone warrior to let down his guard.
Single mom-to-be Kelly Baxter called to Shane like his own Cougar medicine. And as he helped bring her baby into this world, something within the lost brave broke wide open. Finally he saw that his heart could be whole-if only he could find the courage to claim Kelly as Night Wind's woman.
Like a man possessed, Dylan Trueno had searched for—and finally found—Julia Alcott, the one woman he could not forget. Though they were practically strangers, he vowed to brand her as his own…even if it meant preserving a secret that could destroy their very souls.
How to resist such an uncompromisingly sexy man? Julia had fought so long to keep her identity, how could she allow herself to be swept into Dylan's conflicting world where secrets, scandals and the sensual danger of becoming his wife awaited her?
Years after tragedy had torn them apart, Carrie Lipton was suddenly face-to-face with Thunder Trueno…and as attracted to him as ever. Thunder wanted her out of his system, a few weeks to defuse the passion between them. How could she dare refuse?
After tumbling back into bed with her ex, Carrie found herself pregnant. Thunder demanded they marry but she feared their tumultuous history would only repeat itself. How could she dare accept?
It happened one night—a few hours of blissful passion that left Lisa Gordon pregnant with Rex Sixkiller's baby. And now her unborn child was in grave danger. She needed Rex more than ever.
A decorated soldier, Warrior Society activist and member of the Cherokee nation, Rex would do anything to keep Lisa and their child safe…even if that meant temporarily moving in with them. His P.I. instincts on red alert, nothing prepared Rex for the desire reigniting between them. He wanted to get to know the woman whose survival depended on him. But an explosive secret in Lisa's past could destroy their chance for a future….
The Secret That Tamed Him?
Renowned horse trainer Kade Quinn has always been hard to pin down. But when the wealthy drifter discovers he has a son, and that beautiful Bridget Wells is the child's mother, it's time for a major rethink of his priorities. This time, he's ready to be there for his found family and let himself fall for Bridget all over again.
But Kade ran once. Can Bridget risk a replay? She's on the fence about trusting this still irresistible man, but boy, it feels good to come home to a cowboy, and a father for her child…
Commitment was always a dirty word for Tanner Quinn. He'd seen too much loss growing up. But now his troubled sister was expecting a baby, and he had to make a home for her child—leading him to his high school girlfriend's doorstep, of all places! Candy McCall was still as sweet as her name, and her house was perfect for his purposes—even if she did remind him of a time he'd spent much of his adult life wanting to forget…
Barely making ends meet, Candy saw Tanner's offer to buy her house as a godsend. But when he asked her to be the nanny to his niece, the arrangement quickly became too close for comfort. Would just one kiss remind them both of what they once were to each other…and might just be again?
Allie Whirlwind is well versed in the arts of the unexplained and has been known to see ghosts. But when she comes home to find a warning in red paint: This Is For Daniel, she knows she's dealing with a flesh-and-blood predator.
Daniel Deer Runner was a military man and Allie's best friend—until the injury he incurred saving her life left him with amnesia—and no memory of their attraction. As they search for clues to her stalker, forgotten memories surface…and unstoppable passion sparks. Yet someone out there will kill to keep Daniel from falling for Allie again….
Love's on the menu in this installment of Sheri WhiteFeather's Family Renewal miniseries!
For waitress Dana Peterson, it's now or never. For a year, she's flirted with her regular diner customer, widower Erik Reeves. Who cares if he's a little older? He's yummy! So she takes the plunge and asks him out—on Valentine's Day, no less.
Against his better judgment, Erik lets this ray of sunshine into his life. But things quickly spin out of control and now Dana's pregnant. Erik will do the right thing and marry her. But can he retrieve his heart from the lost and found to give this feisty beauty the love she truly deserves?
"I have no idea who I am."
Jenna Byrd's ready to say "I do." But the only potential groom within kissing distance is the injured stranger the Texas cowgirl spies wandering along a dusty road. The tall, dark stranger is a mystery Jenna's itching to solve—though there's no mystery about the feelings he's arousing. Only how can she fall for a man when he can't tell her who he is?
Even with amnesia, "John Doe" knows what he wants. And it's Jenna…from the moment she invites him to convalesce at her family ranch. Now J.D.'s living his dream in a fabled cabin complete with a magical featherbed—and a dream woman to fuel his most passionate fantasies.
But what happens when he regains his memory? Will he lose Jenna—and the love he's only just found?
He'd married another woman and destroyed her heart. Talia Gibson never believed she'd forgive Aaron Trueno his devastating deception. Then the newly eligible millionaire asked her to finally be his wife.
The reasons not to marry still seemed insurmountable. Talia would never truly belong in Aaron's world. And she knew revenge against his family played a part in his unexpected proposal. But how could she deny herself the opportunity to become a Trueno bride…and a last chance at vengeance of her own?
What happens when an adoptive daughter finds love for her estranged biological parents? Find out in this first Family Renewal title by Sheri WhiteFeather. . .
Reuniting with her daughter was a dream come true for Victoria Allen, but when Kaley wanted to meet her father—well, all bets were off. She would not, could not, allow the older and undoubtedly sexier Ryan to get under her skin. But how could she deny their child a chance to know the man who'd once captured her own heart?
When Ryan Nash opened the door to find his first love—and their child!—on his doorstep, he was surprised to find his feelings for Victoria were stronger than ever. He now had the chance of a lifetime to right the wrongs of the past. And maybe, in the process, build a family for the future….
SHE PLAYED WITH THE BIG BOYS IN THE BOARDROOM....
But with rival Flint Kingman, had PR exec Gina Barone met her match in the bedroom? The wealthy, cocky spin doctor, hired against her wishes, forced her into a pretend affair to divert the media from her family's business scandal. For as long as it took, their red-hot "liaison" would burn up the Boston tabloids.
Powerless to resist, Gina entered Flint's world of erotic fantasy, where he called the shots...where his raw, primal heat threatened to melt her ice-princess heart. In her adversary's arms—with his bed mere inches away—the pretend affair suddenly felt all too real....
"What's the point of loving a woman when she might just cut and run?" —Ethan Eldridge, veterinarian
It's not easy living down a wild-child reputation. But Susan Fortune has never done anything the easy way. Who would have guessed she'd turn out to be a well-respected San Francisco psychologist with a knack for helping wayward teens? Not Ethan Eldridge, her secret crush who had lived in Red Rock, Texas, seventeen years ago.
Now back on the ranch to pay respects to ailing Ryan Fortune, Susan lets Ethan in on her little secret. However, the rugged veterinarian has a surprise for her, too. Their longing was mutual. And how can he say no to a second chance with Susan? But Ethan's heart is scarred. And if she wants to keep him, Susan's got to prove that even rebels have to put down roots sometime.