Beautiful and defiant, Kristen Haardrad meets the hot, longing gaze of Royce, Thane of Wyndhurst, with icy fury - vowing never to be enslaved by the powerful Saxon lord who holds her captive. She is his enemy and his prize - a wild and lusty hellion to be tamed by her dashing conqueror's kiss. But though maddened with desire for the golden-haired Viking temptress, noble Royce, in conscience, cannot force his exquisite prisoner to submit. For only Kristen's willing surrender can quench the blistering fires that sear his tormented soul - and heal a heart consumed by passion with a soothing balm of rapturous, unconditional love.
A poignant, erotic romance packed with adventure and set in the harsh beauty of the Arizona countryside. Real estate guru Krista Wyler is soon at the mercy of the Arizona desert when she learns she has inherited her family’s business, Wyler Ranch. Her aunt is dying and her uncle is no longer capable of making decisions. Krista reluctantly moves in, but her plan is to sell the ranch as soon as possible. Rae Jarrett, the strong, stubborn vet who has cared for the ranch as well as the horses, objects to her selling and offers her aid. Krista resists the help as well as her attraction to the mysterious vet, but decides instead to turn the ranch into a dude ranch. Soon city folk are knocking at the door ready to pay good money to get a chance to herd the Wyler cattle across Arizona. The plan seems full proof until Krista herself, along with Rae, has to set out on the trail with them. The journey leads to a life changing adventure neither woman could have foreseen and will never forget.
The Holy Spirit at the Heart of Christian Life Today
Author: Alan Schreck
Pubpsher: Charis Books
Dr. Schreck, author of Catholic and Christian, explores how the Holy Spirit continues to fan the flames of Pentecost. Each chapter is devoted to one facet of the role that the Holy Spirit wants to play in the lives of believers today. Read this book to discover--or rediscover--how the Holy Spirit is at the heart of the Gospel.
Alexis Jackson is an artist on the cusp of making a name for herself. Her personal situation, however, threatens to lay all her hard work to ashes. Connor Watson is a life-of-the-party kind of guy who loves to flatter the ladies. But when he meets Alexis, she ignites a fire in his blood that leaves him tongue-tied. Instant attraction and contrary needs result in a fiery tale of love.
From the 9th to the early 20th century, from Paris under siege by Vikings to colonial Kenya, the stone's legacy is inescapable. Those who inherit will be consumed by fire. Dear Reader, You are embarking on an adventure that has been two years in the making. Hearts Aflame was the brainchild of 13 authors known collectively as Love Historicals. Four eventually participated in the final publication. For four busy, bestselling authors to collaborate successfully on creating brand new stories around a central theme is an achievement in itself, and we are proud of the result. We hope you come to love the Rowan family as you follow the history of their heirloom from the 9th to the 20th centuries. For more information about each individual author, you can visit the Love Historicals website at http: //www.lovehistoricals.com ROWAN'S LEGACY by Jill Hughey When Vikings attack Paris and kill her father, Fia is trapped, in danger and far from home. Rowan's rescue of her may only renew the bitterness of the betrayal that ended their friendship years ago. With no choice but to be saved by the last person she ever wanted to see, Fia is forced to confront the truth of what really happened in the past. Dare she accept Rowan's friendship again, or is it possible an even more intimate connection awaits with the man she swore to hate forever? PASSION'S FIRE by Anna Markland Brigandine Lordsmith has been a boy for as long as she can remember, obliged to work in her father's forge as his apprentice. Matthew de Rowenne burns with resentment when King Henry sends him to quell an uprising in Galloway...and expects him to marry a Scot. But Matthew can never marry. The stone's legacy promises fire will consume his bride. A LEGENDARY LOVE by Catherine Kean Tavis de Rowenne doesn't believe in curses. However, when a freak accident almost causes Lady Helena Marlowe, his intended, to drown, he wonders if his ancient cloak pin just might be damned. Helena vows never to see or speak to Tavis again, but when her father falls ill, Tavis might be the only one who can save him. Does she dare to trust the roguish Scot with dangerous secrets, especially when he's determined to win her heart? LOVE REMEMBERS by Nancy Morse A woman without a past... A man desperate to save his future... A new crown colony struggling to find its place in the world... Will the ancient stone she wears around her neck lead her to destruction or into the arms of the only man she has ever loved?