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Divorced, Desperate and Deceived (Divorced & Desperate)
Love Spell, 2011
Live...Laugh...Read...with New York Times-bestselling author Christie Craig.... "Christie Craig will crack you up!" -- New York Times bestselling author Kerrelyn Sparks Of the Divorced, Desperate and Delicious club, Kathy Callahan is the last surviving member. Oh, her two friends haven't died or anything. They just gave up their vows of chastity. They went for hot sex with hot cops and got happy second marriages -- something Kathy can never ...
Desperate Measures (A Regency Short Story)
Candice Hern, 2011
Note: This is a short story (less than 10,000 words) and not a novella. Customers who enjoy the traditional Regency Romances of Georgette Heyer, Barbara Metzger, and Carla Kelly will enjoy this witty Regency short story by New York Times bestselling author Candice Hern. Lydia Bettridge is a young woman suffering the pangs of unrequited love. To capture the attention of Geoffrey Danforth, the man who has stolen her heart but barely notices her, ...
Cut: The true story of an abandoned, abused little girl who was desperate to be part of a family
Harper Element, 2009
In her new book, the Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author of Damaged tells the story of the Dawn, a sweet and seemingly well-balanced girl whose outward appearance masks a traumatic childhood of suffering at the hands of the very people who should have cared for her. Dawn was the first girl Cathy Glass ever fostered. Sweet and seemingly well balanced girl, Dawn’s outward appearance masked a traumatic childhood so awful, that ...
Divorced, Desperate and Delicious (Divorced and Desperate)
Love Spell, 2011
Live...Laugh...Read...with New York Times-bestselling author Christie Craig.... “Readers who enjoy Jenny Crusie and Janet Evanovich will fall head over heels for Divorced, Desperate and Deceived...” —New York Times Bestseller Dianna Love Ever since photographer Lacy Maguire caught her ex playing Pin the Secretary to the Elevator Wall, she's been content with her dog Fabio, her three cats, and a vow of chastity. But all of that changes ...
Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids with the Love of Jesus
Elyse M. Fitzpatrick
All of us want to raise good kids. And we want to be good parents. But what exactly do we mean by “good?” And is “being good” really the point? Mother-daughter team Elyse Fitzpatrick and Jessica Thompson contend that every way we try to make our kids “good” is simply an extension of Old Testament Law—a set of standards that is not only unable to save our children, but also powerless to change them. No, rules are not the answer. ...
I Miss Mummy: The true story of a frightened young girl who is desperate to go home
Harper Element, 2010
Cathy Glass, the no.1 bestselling author of Damaged, tells the story of the Alice, a young and vulnerable girl who is desperate to return home to her mother. Alice, aged four, is snatched by her mother the day she is due to arrive at Cathy's house. Drug-dependent and mentally ill, but desperate to keep hold of her daughter, Alice's mother snatches her from her parents' house and disappears. Cathy spends three anxious days worrying about her ...
Unglued: Making Wise Choices in the Midst of Raw Emotions
God gave us emotions to experience life, not destroy it! Lysa TerKeurst admits that she, like most women, has had experiences where others bump into her happy and she comes emotionally unglued. We stuff, we explode, or we react somewhere in between. What do we do with these raw emotions? Is it really possible to make emotions work for us instead of against us? Yes, and in her usual inspiring and practical way, Lysa will show you how. Filled with ...
Make Him Beg To Be Your Boyfriend In 6 Simple Steps
Digital Romance Inc, 2012
Hi, I'm Michael Fiore . . . I’m a nationally known romance and relationship expert who’s helped tens-of-thousands of women discover the weird truth about men and have the committed, passionate relationships of their dreams . . . And I’m here to tell you that there’s a simple, step-by-step system any woman can use to finally flip the “commitment switch” in that one special man’s brain . . . And make him beg you to be his (and ...
Desperate: Hope for the Mom Who Needs to Breathe
Thomas Nelson, 2013
Desperate is for those who love their children to the depths of their souls but who have also curled up under their covers, fighting back tears, and begging God for help. It's for those who have ever wondered what happened to all their ideals for what having children would be like. For those who have ever felt like all the "experts" have clearly never had a child like theirs. For those who have prayed for a mentor. For those who ever felt ...
Too Desperate' is all about a wealthy widow( Mrs Juliana Coker) and her daughter (Linda) who were victims of betrayal and distrust. The novel, Too desperate, is a tragic romance. Ours is a society in a hurry where almost everybody wants to spend one year in six months. The character in this novel are representatives of typical characters in our society today- who are too desperate to make achievements in life. The themes of "Too desperate" range ...
Undercover In High Heels (a humorous romantic hollywood mystery) (High Heels Mysteries)
New York Times and USA Today Bestselling series! "Gemma Halliday's Maddie Springer is like the west coast version of Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum - only more stylish!" - LG Book Club Secret affairs, hunky gardeners, and housewives desperate enough to bare it all... welcome to Magnolia Lane, TV's hottest new prime time show. A place where L.A. shoe designer Maddie Springer should be in fashion heaven. That is until the body of a rising ...
Sparkly Green Earrings: Catching the Light at Every Turn
Tyndale House Publishers
“There is really no better indicator you’re a mother than acquiring the ability to catch throw-up in a plastic bag, disinfect your hands, and immediately ask your friend to pass the beef jerky as you put on another Taylor Swift song and act as if nothing has happened.” This is the type of insight Melanie Shankle offers in this quirky memoir of motherhood. Written in the familiar, stream-of-consciousness style of her blog, Big Mama, ...
An Affair Before Christmas (Desperate Duchesses)
HarperCollins e-books, 2009
Magic under the mistletoe . . . One spectacular Christmas, Lady Perdita Selby, known to her friends and family as Poppy, met the man she thought she would love forever. The devilishly attractive Duke of Fletcher was the perfect match for the innocent, breathtakingly beautiful young Englishwoman, and theirs was the most romantic wedding she had ever seen. Four years later, Poppy and the duke have become the toast of the ton . . . but behind ...
Refined Ink, 2013
Melissa Albright needs to land her new job as a manager of Whispering Pines, a hotel in the foggy, heather covered hills of Scotland. Becoming a part of the Beckett emporium means money and security. She is in dire need of both, the paycheck for her grandma’s nursing home impossible to be waved away. She needs the money to cover all her expenses and she needs it now. She is determined to make it happen, no matter the sacrifices. Even if it ...
Loving the Little Years: Motherhood in the Trenches
I didn't write this book because mothering little ones is easy for me. I wrote it because it isn't. I know that this is a hard job, because I am right here in the middle of it. I know you need encouragement because I do too. This is not a tender reminiscence from someone who had children so long ago that she only remembers the sweet parts. At the time of writing this, I have three children in diapers, and I can recognize the sound of hundreds ...
31 Days to Clean - Having a Martha House the Mary Way
Journey with Sarah Mae for 31 Days as you get your home and your heart in order. Give Sarah Mae 31 days and she'll give you not only a cleaner home, but a vision for one. 31 Days to Clean is about the "why" and the vision and the heart for taking care of your domain. Each day you will be encouraged with some thoughts and ideas on the heart of cleaning, and then you will put those ideas to action. After each days reading, you will be given two ...
Too Hurt to Stay: The True Story of a Troubled Boy's Desperate Search for a Loving Home
Harper Element, 2012
The fourth title from Sunday Times bestselling author Casey Watson. Eight-year-old Spencer takes himself to social services and demands to be taken into care. It’s a desperate act, a cry for help, but his parent’s reaction – good riddance – speaks volumes. Casey’s hackles are immediately up for this poor child. Spencer is the middle child of four siblings. His parents claim all their other kids are ‘normal’ and that Spencer was ...
Finding Drake: The Desperate Search for Mr. Anderson
Son of Peter Publishing, 2012
Fifteen-year-old Drake can’t stand his Grandpa. Abandoned years ago by his alcoholic mother, Drake is forced to care for this crazy old man suffering from Alzheimer’s, a disease he doesn’t understand. And his resentment worsens when Grandpa commits a common Alzheimer’s offense: he wanders and disappears. This sparks a desperate missing person search – desperate because Grandpa is lost in a Minnesota winter – and Drake suddenly ...
The Dance of Connection: How to Talk to Someone When You're Mad, Hurt, Scared, Frustrated, Insulted, ...
William Morrow Paperbacks
In her most affirming and life-changing book yet, Dr. Harriet Lerner teaches us how to restore love and connection with the people who matter the most. In The Dance of Connection we learn what to say (and not say) when: We need an apology, and the person who has harmed us won't apologize or be accountable. We don't know how to take a conversation to the next level when we feel desperate. We feel worn down by the other person's criticism, ...
Duchess By Night (Desperate Duchesses)
HarperCollins e-books, 2009
A Mischievous Charade . . . Harriet, Duchess of Berrow, is tired of her title and the responsibilities that come along with it. Enough with proper tea parties and elegant balls; what Harriet really wants is to attend an outrageous soiree where she can unleash her wildest whims and desires. But to attend such an event—especially if the event in question is Lord Justinian Strange's rollicking fete, filled with noble rogues and rotters, risqué ...
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