I'm pleased to announce that my inspirational novella, "The Good Samaritan," is now available from ByGracePublishing.com
When Rachel Martin’s partner abandons their catering business, she’s left with bills and obligations–and no one in Portlandville is willing to take a chance on helping her. No one, that is, except for Timothy Gardner, who stands to lose his restaurant’s reputation if Rachel can’t fill his orders. As he gets to know Rachel, Tim finds himself reluctantly wanting to play the part of The Good Samaritan.
I'm pleased to announce that BEYOND THE NIGHT is now available at Triskelion Publishing.
Vampires. We love them in all shapes and sizes, the hunkier the better.
Carrick McCormick. Tall. Dark hair. Silvery eyes. Fangs.
Rachel Rossington. Small town girl. Career nurse. The last person she would expect to meet was a man she couldn't run a blood test on.
Available now at Triskelion Publishing
“I wasn’t born here” is just his beginning.
BEYOND THE NIGHT
Rachel Rossington has one thing in common with every woman of Lime Kiln Mountain. She’s curious about the newest resident, the reclusive Carrick McCormick. Then an early morning chance encounter puts her in his path - literally.
Carrick McCormick has come to this quiet mountain community lured by a presence he can only sense. What he finds is a beautiful young woman he can’t resist. When his past catches up with him, Carrick must make a dangerous gamble with Rachel’s life.
Rachel harbors no illusions about a future with Carrick. His world is one of wealth and luxury, foreign to everything she knows.
She doesn’t know just how foreign.
But she will.
Beyond the Night
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2007 EPPIE Finalist
ONE SUMMER/Triskelion Publishing
STEPPING THROUGH/Midnight Showcase
Ellen is running late to catch a train to catch a plane. But as she packs, she wonders if she’s doing the right thing. Harry is there at the airport, waiting for her. She also knows he’s waiting for much more. He’s hoping this holiday together will cement their relationship. Does she want it to? Does she need it? Can she start another chapter of her life, which includes a man again?
The Curiosity Shoppe II – TRUEST TREASURE
Available now at Aspen Mountain Press
Zebadiah LaCroy is having the strangest day of his life. He just acquired an alien wife from a planet so far away he doesn’t know how she got here. Now he has to get her home to the Bayou without any mishaps.
Easier said than done when your bride is a shapeshifting, telepathic sorceress with a bag full of strange little crystals and a mind of her own.
When Semele goes missing, Zeb must find her or lose his Truest Treasure, one he never expected to hold.
Excerpt – Truest Treasure
The Curiosity Shoppe II – Truest Treasure
Available now at Aspen Mountain Press
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2007 EPPIE Finalist
CARINIAN'S SEEKER by TJ Michaels released from SAMHAIN PUBLISHING!
Genre: Paranormal Romance, Red Hot
Publication Date: February 20, 2007
(Cover art by Anne Cain)
She’s his target…and his mate. Aw, hell!
Book One in the Vampire Council of Ethics series.
Beautiful genius, Carinian Derrickson, wants to live long enough to date a man from the future generations, complete with ray guns and starships. She’s not crazy, she’s just afraid of dying young of some dreaded disease, like all the rest of her family. Her research into gene therapy has shown her the way to extend her life by emulating traits only before seen in fiction. Vampire fiction. Only the beings that shouldn’t exist are very real indeed.
Unknown to her, there’s a bad boy vampire in the lab next door with a goal quite the opposite of hers. If he has his way, he’ll bring the Vampire Council of Ethics (V.C.O.E.) to its knees.
Jon Bixler is a Seeker for the Council—an assassin and undercover operative in a world of humans. Bix must get close enough to this rogue to find out exactly how he plans to dismantle the Council. And Carinian is just the ticket. But when he meets her, all his vampire common sense flies out the window as his libido leaps off the charts. What’s he going to do now that the woman is in danger and secretly trying to do the impossible?
Bix and Carin can’t deny the combustion of love and lust between them. They accept their mating. But can they stay alive long enough to enjoy it?
by Bonnie Rose Leigh
Available NOW at eXtasy Books
Eve Roberts is in trouble. All the males in her pride have started to pay attention to her every move, eyeing her as potential mate material. Problem is, she’s seen these men in action and she isn’t too impressed. She knows why the men are looking at her. She’s heading into this year’s heat cycle. She has to do something to thwart their attention. What she needs is a mate who will respect who she is and let her have her independence. What she gets is more than she bargained for.
Taliff Shi’Lan is on a mission. Find a mate and take her to his home—twenty light years away. The women of Chantrea, his home world, are no longer capable of giving birth to female children, so it’s up to the males to search the galaxy for their mates. He finds his on a backward planet called Earth. He expects to find a submissive mate—a woman to cater to his every need. What he gets is more than he bargained for.
Read an excerpt at: www.mybonnierose.net
By Cat Johnson
Ebook Release Feb. 14, 2007
Revenge may be a dish best served cold, but these three tales are hot, hot, hot!
Donna is the kind of person who never thinks twice when it comes to helping a friend in need. So when her co-worker suspects her boyfriend of cheating, Donna is right there in the stakeout car next to her. Little does she know that their little foray in private investigation will lead to her own investigating of a sexy PI’s privates.
Between Love and Hate
Jade thought she’d found the one, until she finds proof her boyfriend has been secretly meeting someone else. What’s a girl to do? Get back at him, of course. However, sometimes, things aren’t always as they seem.
As Valentine’s Day approaches, Grace realizes all of her friends have found the loves of their lives while she is still alone and lonely. But when a secret admirer sweeps her off her feet, she discovers that Mr. Right may really be oh so wrong. With help from an unexpected ally, can she get free of him before she finds herself all ‘tied up’?
When Mark's PhD supervisor sent him for a job interview with an old university friend, he didn't mention that the friend was devastatingly handsome. He also neglected to mention to either that the other is gay.
Steven was just looking for a young scientist to train as a PA to help him run his technology company. No extra services required. But watching other people react to a young, pretty man playing secretary to an openly gay CEO amused them both. Watching people wonder if they were having an affair was an entertaining game.
But when the game became real and caught them both up, Mark was left wondering... how real? Because he's the one PA in the building who can't marry the boss.
1876 - On the death of her mother and sister, Isabelle Gibson must fend for herself and her brother in a privately-run workhouse. To escape a life of drudgery and near-rape at the hands of the matron’s son, Neville Peacock, Isabelle agrees to marry Farrell, a moorland farmer she has never met. But Farrell is a drunkard and a bully in constant feud with his landlord, Ethan Harrington. When Farrell bungles a robbery and deserts her, Isabelle and Ethan are thrown together as she struggles to run the farm. Both are married and must hide their growing love. Despite the secrecy, Isabelle draws strength from Ethan and his best friend, Hamish MacGregor, as she faces the return of her long lost father and Neville Peacock. And when Farrell returns to claim his wife, tragedy strikes, changing all their lives forever.(c) 2007 Anne Whitfield
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Wolf Caller 1: Control, the first book in my new werewolf series, is now available from Changeling Press.
Wolf Caller 1: Control by Silvia Violet
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As their world draws closer to war, the future of Albion is in the hands of a werewolf pack who must protect the country’s most carefully guarded secret, a new magically-generated fuel source. Rumors about the mysterious Lord Derek Valmont abound, but no one in Albion’s Upper Circles knows the whole truth. Valmont is a werewolf. He’s also an operative for the Office of Clandestine Affairs.
Captivated -- literally -- by the hauntingly beautiful wolf caller-witch Serena, he’s furious that he can’t break the hold she has over him in wolf form. When she flees their encounter he drinks in her lingering scent, determined to find her again -- on his own terms. But before he convinces her to use her powers to aid his pack and his government, he’ll take her to his bed and prove he’s the one in control.
Serena may not be able to control the man as she does the wolf, but she's got an agenda of her own -- and her sights set on both the Alpha, and his second in command.
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Peyton Doucet is a middle school Art teacher, whose dreams of being a New York City fashion designer were cut short when her best friend Brooke Warrington ripped the ready-to-wear rug out from under her by taking credit for her designs. Unable to prove these allegations, Peyton married Richard Doucet, Brooke's ex-boyfriend, and moved to Washington, DC. Suddenly, she is given a second chance to make her dreams come true when she is offered the opportunity to design a line of school uniforms. With the help of both her crazy friends and her streetwise students, everything seems to be going her way - until it all falls apart, including her marriage. A sexy reporter steps in to save the day, but will Peyton find the strength within her to confront the designing bitch in her past?
Would he ever see Charlie or his family again? So many men had died in this damnable war and, if the battles didn’t kill them, living in this huge hellhole surely would.
“Daniel!” a female voice called urgently. “Daniel Reid, is that you? Dear God!”
Tearing his eyes away from the spectacle of fear looming out across the river, he turned wearily to see who had called his name.
Standing a few yards away was a group of fashionably dressed young ladies, looking like beautiful bright butterflies. They huddled together clutching each other’s arms, staring at the dirty, tattered Confederate prisoners chained together. Their hands were full of packages they had obviously purchased at the little shops clustered near the wharf.
“Stay back, ladies!” one of the Yankee guards called, “You don’t want to get their vermin on you!”
A golden-haired girl shook off her companions and stepped closer.
“Nora!” Daniel cried hoarsely.
She took a few hesitant steps toward him.
“No, don’t go over there, Nora! They’re filthy beasts!” another girl called anxiously.Turning, Nora cried, “But Mary, it’s my brother!”
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