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Romance and Love Stories

Mansford Ranch

Mansford Ranch

Mansford Ranch by Dina L. Sleiman Based on Mansfield Park As an aspiring novelist, Franny Sue Price prides herself in being a student of human nature. When dashing Hank Crawfield returns from his studies back East, he sets his Stetson on wooing her. Although he...

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Fully Persuaded

Fully Persuaded

Fully Persuaded by Niki Turner Based on Persuasion Annie Ellis fell in love with Ford Winters at the tender age of 19, but her family persuaded her to end the relationship. Eight years later and still alone, Annie is resigned to life as a spinster. She pours...

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Romantic Refinements

Romantic Refinements

Romantic Refinements by Anita Mae Draper, Based on Sense and Sensibility Naïve Marion McDermott spurns the love of quiet Brandon Tabor in favor of a handsome cowboy closer to her own age. An idealistic romantic, she wants to be swept off her feet, not aid a...

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Historical Fiction

Brother Wolf

Brother Wolf

By Eleanor Bourg Nicholson For Athene Howard, the only child of renowned cultural anthropologist Charles Howard, life is an unexciting, disillusioned academic project. When she encounters a clairvoyant Dominican postulant, a stern nun, and a recusant English nobleman...

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The Rock

The Rock

By Cara Grandle After a whiskey still explosion destroys her home and nearly her life, Rebecca Packwood and her father must leave Missouri and her dear friends behind. After crossing The Oregon Trail, she sets out to discover her family’s secret history and to forge a...

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The Letters of Magdalen Montague

The Letters of Magdalen Montague

By Eleanor Bourg Nicholson When the amoral and cynical “J” takes up his pen to describe Magdalen Montague, he little realizes the dramatic changes that will soon be wrought in his life. His fascination for this mysterious woman catapults him into a harrowing encounter...

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From Bestselling Authors

Walks Alone

Walks Alone

Walks Alone by Sandi Rog A Cheyenne warrior bent on vengeance.A pioneer woman bent on fulfilling a dream.Until their paths collide. After fleeing her abusive uncle, Anna is determined to reach the city of her dreams. But White Eagle and his fierce warriors take her...

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Dare from Deep Within

Dare from Deep Within

Dare from Deep Within by D. L. Sleiman Three young women from varying backgrounds risk everything to help a friend escape her abusive family. Still at odds with her own Muslim parents, Layla faces unexpected challenges when her childhood companion shows up on her...

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Dance from Deep Within

Dance from Deep Within

Dance from Deep Within by D. L. Sleiman Three unlikely friends…learning to dance to the song of the Spirit. Despite her conservative Muslim heritage, Layla Al-Rai longs for a chance to earn her degree in engineering and perhaps even…dare she dream…to choose her...

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Suspenseful

Soul Painter

Soul Painter

Soul Painter by Cara Luecht Miriam paints the future…but can she change it? Chicago 1890 People jostle their way below the windows of Miriam s warehouse home, never thinking to look up at the woman who stands alone in her quiet rooms, painting their faces. But Miriam...

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The Sound of Diamonds

The Sound of Diamonds

The Sound of Diamonds by Rachelle Rea Her only chance of getting home is trusting the man she hates. With the Protestant Elizabeth on the throne of England and her family in shambles, Catholic maiden Gwyneth seeks refuge in the Low Countries of Holland, hoping to...

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The Sound of Silver

The Sound of Silver

The Sound of Silver by Rachelle Rea The stalwart saint, fighting for faith…and the redeemed rebel, fighting for honor. After Dirk rescues Gwyneth from the Iconoclastic Fury, she discovers that faith is sometimes fragile–and hope is not as easy as it may seem. Now...

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World War II

As Time Goes By

As Time Goes By

As Time Goes By by Melody Carlson In 1942 San Francisco, war has touched every part of the Mulligans’ lives. With their brother killed at Pearl Harbor, their father recovering from tuberculosis, and their eldest sister a nurse in the Army, those at home are left...

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String of Pearls

String of Pearls

String of Pearls by Melody Carlson By 1943 the world is in the thick of war and the home-front continues to play a vital role. The Mulligans of San Francisco do their part in the war effort, but hardships and deprivations are taking a toll and each the four...

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We’ll Meet Again

We’ll Meet Again

We’ll Meet Again by Melody Carlson Now in its third year, World War II still rages, taking its toll on everyone. On the home-front, the Mulligans continue to face war-related challenges . . . and patience wears thin. Margaret is pulled in various directions as...

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Light and Funny

The Pillow Fight Professional

The Pillow Fight Professional

The Pillow Fight Professional by Angela Ruth Strong I, Joey Michaels, am the Pillow Fight Professional. Basically this means I’m training a bunch of my sister’s friends to hold their own against older siblings. Unfortunately, when the girls win a pillow fight at...

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The Snowball Fight Professional

The Snowball Fight Professional

The Snowball Fight Professional by Angela Ruth Strong I, Joey Michaels, am the Snowball Fight Professional. Basically this means that customers pay me to shoot snowballs at other people. I’m going to use the money I make to buy Grandma a great gift that will...

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The Food Fight Professional

The Food Fight Professional

The Food Fight Professional by Angela Ruth Strong I, Joey Michaels, am the Food Fight Professional. Basically this means that if food is flying in the school cafeteria, people think I’m responsible.Working at a soup kitchen as punishment shows me how I can...

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Poignant and Deep

Captured by Moonlight

Captured by Moonlight

Captured by Moonlight by Christine Lindsay Prisoners to their own broken dreams… After a daring rescue goes awry, Laine Harkness and her friend Eshana flee to the tropical south of India…and headlong into their respective pasts. Laine takes a nursing position at...

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Shadowed in Silk

Shadowed in Silk

Shadowed in Silk by Christine Lindsay She was invisible to those who should have loved her. After the Great War, Abby Fraser returns to India, where her husband is stationed with the British army. She has longed to go home to the land of glittering palaces and...

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Gathered Waters

Gathered Waters

Gathered Waters By Cara Luecht They want to worship as their hearts demand... but is it something they can give up everything for?Brianna has only ever been what her life demanded. A wife, a hostess, a mother. But when a stand her husband takes ostracizes them from...

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Cosmic Chaos

Cosmic Chaos

Cosmic Chaos By CM Shelton A defective robot sends him to the Garden of Eden. And that’s just the beginning.  This futuristic middle grade novel will take you on an exciting, time-traveling adventure from the moon to creation and everywhere in between! Logan...

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The Water Fight Professional

The Water Fight Professional

The Water Fight ProfessionalT by Angela Ruth Strong I, Joey Michaels, am the Water Fight Professional. Basically this means that customers pay me to soak other people. But my super-competitive best friend is sucking all the fun out of summer. All because I made a...

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The Pillow Fight Professional

The Pillow Fight Professional

The Pillow Fight Professional by Angela Ruth Strong I, Joey Michaels, am the Pillow Fight Professional. Basically this means I’m training a bunch of my sister’s friends to hold their own against older siblings. Unfortunately, when the girls win a pillow fight at...

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Spiritually Challenging

Broken Umbrellas

Broken Umbrellas

Broken Umbrellas by Emma Broch Stuart It snowed the day of my grandson’s funeral. Pure grace blanketing dirty mounds of earth.  Through my tears, my gaze fell on a sagging blue umbrella suspended over the head of a woman grieving our tiny loss with us. New...

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A Soft Breath of Wind

A Soft Breath of Wind

A Soft Breath of Wind Sequel to A Stray Drop of Blood by Roseanna M. White A gift that has branded her for life Zipporah is thirteen when the Spirit descends upon her, opening her eyes to a world beyond the physical goings-on of the villa outside Rome she...

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Jewel of Persia

Jewel of Persia

Jewel of Persia by Roseanna M. White How can she love the king of kings without forsaking her Lord of lords? Kasia grew up in a poor Jewish home with more siblings than luxuries. But when a chance encounter forces her to the palace of Xerxes, she becomes a...

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Of Social Relevance

Finding Sarah, Finding Me

Finding Sarah, Finding Me

Finding Sarah, Finding Me by Christine Lindsay Sometimes it is only through giving up our hearts that we learn to trust the Lord. Adoption. It’s something that touches one in three people today, a word that will conjure different emotions in those...

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Soul’s Cry

Soul’s Cry

Soul’s Cry by Cara Luecht The only thing worse than being alone is having him back. Ione has everything she’d wanted with her busy shop filled to the brim with sumptuous fabrics, gossiping debutants, and a neatly increasing profit margin. Not to mention the...

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Soul’s Prisoner

Soul’s Prisoner

Soul’s Prisoner First there are shades of sorrow, then shades of hope. Will Gwen find shades of light? by Cara Luecht She’ll fight for her future…but can she escape her past? Chicago, Winter, 1891 Rachel is in danger. She’s seen too much. She creeps along the...

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Outdoors and Adventure

The Water Fight Professional

The Water Fight Professional

The Water Fight ProfessionalT by Angela Ruth Strong I, Joey Michaels, am the Water Fight Professional. Basically this means that customers pay me to soak other people. But my super-competitive best friend is sucking all the fun out of summer. All because I made a...

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The Pillow Fight Professional

The Pillow Fight Professional

The Pillow Fight Professional by Angela Ruth Strong I, Joey Michaels, am the Pillow Fight Professional. Basically this means I’m training a bunch of my sister’s friends to hold their own against older siblings. Unfortunately, when the girls win a pillow fight at...

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The Snowball Fight Professional

The Snowball Fight Professional

The Snowball Fight Professional by Angela Ruth Strong I, Joey Michaels, am the Snowball Fight Professional. Basically this means that customers pay me to shoot snowballs at other people. I’m going to use the money I make to buy Grandma a great gift that will...

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Quick Reads

Romantic Refinements

Romantic Refinements

Romantic Refinements by Anita Mae Draper, Based on Sense and Sensibility Naïve Marion McDermott spurns the love of quiet Brandon Tabor in favor of a handsome cowboy closer to her own age. An idealistic romantic, she wants to be swept off her feet, not aid a...

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One Word from You

One Word from You

One Word from You by Susanne Dietze Based on Pride and Prejudice Urged by her family to marry for the sake of their dwindling finances, Eliza Branch prefers to pay for the remainder of her time at the Austen Academy by writing for the local paper. There’s...

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If I Loved You Less

If I Loved You Less

If I Loved You Less by Gina Welborn Based on Emma Hotel heiress Emmeline Travis knows true love. After all, thanks to her, her former governess is now happily married to the livery owner who works next to her father’s hotel. Austin banker Noah Whitley knows...

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