Contemporary Romantic Suspense

Fancy Pants

It really is true, there is no place like home.

     As the Vice President of Sales & Marketing for JRH Engineering in New York City, thirty-five year old Rebecca Eastwood has traveled around the world, working side-by-side with her boss and company president. After falling for him, she is devastated to learn he is still married and not divorced as he claimed. Not willing to be “the other woman”, she takes a leave of absence so she can cope with the situation. She returns to Upstate New York to the safety of her family and begins to heal her broken heart. She rediscovers her love for horseback riding and a high school crush. 
     Single dad, Ben Dupre, is a successful Veterinarian, horse rancher and devoted father to his five-year-old son. When Miss Fancy Pants steps out of her BMW in her high-heels and silk blouse, he knows she’s going to be trouble. He is less than thrilled when Rebecca inquires about riding lessons. He might be drawn to her physically, but he has no interest in a relationship after being hurt badly by his ex-wife. He can’t let go of his anger and mistrust of women, but in his heart he is lonely and wants to give his son the mother he longs for. 
     Rebecca has no intention of complicating her life by becoming involved with a cowboy who has a son, even if she was crazy about him in high school. When a series of events keeps throwing the two of them together, their mutual attraction for each other begins to take over until Rebecca’s ex-boyfriend darkens Ben’s doorstep unwilling to let Becky go. Can they work their way through misunderstandings and overcoming old fears and finally find what their hearts desire most, each other and the life they can have together?

Money Can't Buy You Love

     Marshall Walker, New York millionaire and entrepreneur, has flown to Texas to promote his new company. He’s known for not only his ability to turn any company into a gold mine, but for his playboy lifestyle.

     Emily Ashford is the Assistant Editor for San Antonio Magazine. Emily has been working her butt off, hoping for an overdue promotion. Her new project could be the one to push her career forward, maybe even land her own magazine.

     Marshall may be a savvy business man, but women are his weakness. When he shows up for a photo shoot and interview about his new venture, he is side-tracked when he sees Emily. Confident in his charm, he puts the moves on her. To his surprise, she is uninterested. Marshall is a man not used to being turned down for anything that he wants.

     His efforts only earn him a slap and piece of Emily’s mind, just in time for her boss to arrive. Informed that this man assaulting her is none other than her feature story, Marshall Walker, Emily finds herself fired.

     Knowing that this is all his fault, and could seriously screw up his reason for being there, Marshall has to work hard to make it up to Emily, but she wants nothing to do with him after the trouble he has caused her. Not only has she lost her job, but she stands to lose her family’s farm.

     Sent there to stop her from investigating a drug cartel for a story, Marshall finds himself protecting more than just his case. Can he save Emily, her family farm, and his investigation?

Finders Keepers

     Danica Albright, PhD., was a diehard treasure hunter until that passion got her husb and killed by a group of pirates. Now a single mom of their 3 year-old daughter, she has traded in her scuba gear ofr a secure position as a professor of Anthropology at one of the local universities.

     Dr. Zealand Bauer, Marine Biologist and novice treasure hunger, is in search of the Falcon Treasure. He's pressed for time before all hell breaks loose. He knows he's close, but there is one person who can help him find it for sure before time runs out. There is one problem. Danica wants nothing to do with finding a treaseure she believes is cursed. 

     Reminded of her love for the quest of finding sunken treasure by a man she had a college fling with, has Danica questioning whether she really is happy with her conservative life-style. Contemplating helping Zealand, she is surprised by his abrupt departure after her house is broken into.

     When Danica discovers a key to the puzzle left behind by her deceased husband, her brother convinces her that a family vacation is in order. Knowing her reluctance to dive back into her treasure quest days, her brother suggests she only deliver the information while they enjoy the sandy beaches of the Bahamas.

     Before she knows what has happened, Danica finds herself drawn back into the search for a sunken treasure and the arms of a man who could fill her lonely nights with passion. But when she discovers the truth behind who is really is and why he is searching for the Falcon Treasure, can she ever forgive him for endangering their lives or will she let love triumph over all?

 
 
 
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