Whether you're a fan of contemporary, paranormal, or historical
romance, you'll find something to enjoy among my books. My style
is very laid-back and my characters will feel like friends by
the time you've finished reading. I'm interested in flawed, often
damaged, people who find the fulfillment they seek in one another.
The New Leaf Pledge, Book 4
Adya Parish has drifted through life for too long and vows to
take back control, not relying on any man to take care of her.
Her pledge to become more self-reliant requires time spent alone—not
with the sweet man, his adorable daughter and crazy dog that
careen into her life. But with one chance meeting in the park,
Adya begins to find the family she has always longed for. It
will take real strength of will to refuse to fall for them and
continue to stand on her own two feet for the first time in
The Matchmaking Pact, book 3
Corinne Cartright has an agenda: to snap up the office hottie
before someone else does. She and her buddy Seth make a pact
to each try to land their current crushes and, failing that,
to set each other up with the perfect match. But learning more
about her friends’ romantic choices causes Corinne to
rethink what she wants from a relationship. Is it possible that
the man of her dreams has been right in front of her all this
The Temporary Promise, book 2
Waitress and struggling actress Tara Rambeaugh has grown used
to the idea that her career might not progress beyond an occasional
commercial or role in local theater—until her best friend’s
brother, Luis lights a fire under her by encouraging her to
make a big move. Soon Tara is taking more than career risks
as she plunges headlong into a steamy relationship with the
guy she crushed on as a teenager. But war veteran Luis has issues
of his own, and Tara doesn’t know if either of them is
ready to handle anything serious—even as her heart is
falling deeper in love.
The Seduction Vow, book 1
After an abruptly ended engagement, Graciela Ramirez is dying
of a broken heart AND she has to attend her friend’s wedding
as the only member of her old group who’s still a virgin.
She sets out on a quest to reinvent herself and do some things
she’s never done, including hooking up with a random stranger.
Graci never expects that Neal, the hot musician she literally
runs into one night at a bar, might become a man she could truly
care for. But love doesn’t arrive on a schedule and that
annoying virginity may not be as easy to lose as she’d
The Promise Series
Five friends scattered by time and distance will soon come together
to witness the wedding vows of one. But in the meantime, Graci,
Tara, Corinne and Adya each make pledges of their own and find
unexpected new loves waiting just around the corner. Promises
will be made and sometimes broken but sisterhood endures in
this series of stories about five forever-friends and the men
who love them.
Book 1 – The Seduction Vow
Book 2 – The Temporary Promise
Book 3 – The Matchmaking Pact
Book 4 – The New Leaf Pledge
Book 5 – The Wedding Affirmation
Driven from his family when his sexuality is exposed, Jonah
discovers drama, passion and intrigue in a traveling carnival—and
in the enigmatic owner, Rafe Grimstone. The preacher’s
son and the lord who’s rejected his former life in England
feel the heat of attraction from the moment they meet.
Open-hearted Jonah is willing to risk hellfire and damnation
for brief moments of pleasure with Rafe, but the older man
is frozen in a past he can’t escape no matter how far
he runs. As Rafe struggles to choose between responsibilities
of his present and his past, mysterious accidents assail the
close-knit carnival community.
Will the perpetrator be revealed before the traveling show
is ruined? And will Rafe finally reveal his true self to Jonah
or continue to mask his identity like the changing images
in a house of mirrors?