New York literature professor Rose Asher appears to have it
all; a successful career at Hudson College, on the verge of
making tenure and carrying on a steamy affair with Mark,
the college president. But of course "that" part of her
life is a secret. Then things come crashing down Read more...
It's never a dull moment for Florida's most feisty and
oldest living senior sleuths. Gladdy Gold and the girls of
the Gladdy Gold Detective Agency are on the trail of a
Peeping Tom right at home in Lanai Gardens. Then a call
comes in for Gladdy and a Read more...
Sydney, at the age of 29, has already been divorced once
and widowed once. Needing some balance in her life, she
answers an ad to tutor Julie, the teenage daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. Edwards. This requires spending the summer in
their oceanfront New Hampshire cottage. It starts out as Read more...
Cambria Morgan is ready to begin a new chapter in her life.
Recently widowed, she accepts a teaching position in
Hinckley, Minnesota. On the train to Minnesota, she meets
the very handsome Cade Kincannon. What she doesn't realize
is this may be the man who can pull her out Read more...
Meenal Deshpande, Saroj Chawla and Uma Basu McGuiness left
India to start new lives and have remained close ever
since. Their daughters Kiran, Preity and Rani have dubbed
their little group the Hindi-Bindi Club. They eat great
Indian cuisine, discuss books and basically enjoy each
others' company. They've Read more...
Warrior Jake Tierny travels back in time to stop traitor
Marco McKinley and protect Kelsey and Jared, his beloved
queen and king. But when Jake arrives, he discovers that
Marco somehow had a change of heart and is no longer a
threat. Now Jake is trapped in a time with Read more...
Mariana Givens is in Afghanistan in 1841. She longs to
return to Lahore, the home of Hassan Ali Khan, the man she
loves and is still married to. Now she's exiled to the
British cantonment in Kabul, where she faces family
pressure to forget her estranged Indian Muslim husband Read more...
Mary Beth Mason lives a good life. She and Stephen have
been married for 20 years. She gave up her career to make a
comfortable home for him and their teenage daughter,
Aurora. But one phone call changes it all. Stephen is in a
hospital in Seattle and not expected Read more...
Two years ago, Dana Sue Sullivan tossed her cheating
husband Ronnie, along with all of his belongings, out on
the lawn. It's an event the town of Serenity, South
Carolina, still talks about. Since that awful day, she's
opened a successful restaurant and is getting her life back Read more...
Brenna O'Brien, the youngest of five sisters, has lived a
seemingly safe life in Indianola, Louisiana. She buzzes
around town in her bright yellow VW, owns a run-down
theater called the Royal Majestic, collects old letters and
goes out on very interesting dates just to please her
married Read more...
Recently appointed Oklahoma Senator Ben Kincaid begins his
new career on the Senate floor at the same time the
President announces a nomination for the Supreme Court. As
the very distinguished jurist Thaddeus Roush accepts his
nomination from the President, he announces he's gay. Roush
makes this statement because Read more...
Adam Woods has just graduated from a university in England
and is about to embark on a new challenge in his life by
becoming personal assistant to Gordon Crace, a famous and
aging author who makes his home in a crumbling palazzo in
Venice. Adam, wanting so much to become Read more...
Maddie Townsend has lived a pretty stable and peaceful life
in Serenity, South Carolina, until one evening when Bill,
her husband of 20 years, tells her he wants a divorce. And
to add insult to injury, he's fallen in love with his young
nurse and she's expecting his Read more...
Anna Segee, foreman of Loon Cove Lumber, fires Ethan Knight
on his first day, before she's informed that he's soon to
be her new boss when his family takes possession of the
company. What Ethan doesn't realize is that this beautiful
woman is the same frighten young Read more...
Suzanne Cunningham receives a call from an old friend to
teach an art history course for a semester in Florence,
Italy. She's both excited and hesitant about the
opportunity to return after so many years. The memories
come rushing back to her as the flood waters came rushing
into Read more...
Jake Rynerson, a man of many talents, is in the middle of
opening his new resort in Macau. But a series of accidents
have been occurring that threaten to hold up the grand
opening. He's also secretly working with the President of
the United States to form a new Read more...
Caroline Rogers is no stranger to tragedy. Her mother died
on Christmas Eve, but instead of being taken to an
orphanage, she went to the home of Mr. and Mrs. Rogers and
was eventually adopted. But tragedy struck yet again when
she lost both of her adoptive parents and had Read more...
Sand Williams is reluctant when she agrees to watch over
her neighbor Norah's son, Timothy, and stepdaughter,
Dahlia, while Norah and her husband go out of town. Sand's
biggest worry is that they'll have big parties. What she
doesn't expect is to find Dahlia brutally murdered Read more...
It's the near future in the hills of the American Northeast
where a group of men, women and children have come together
to create their own little world after a bacteriological
attack ravaged Europe and America, leaving people no choice
but to band together for survival. Physician Janie Crowe Read more...
In 1859, Mercy Hudson arrived in Minnesota with her sister,
Isabelle Caldwell, and her family. They had high hopes of
beginning a new life. When their barn burns down, the
neighbors come together to help rebuild. That's when Mercy
meets the dashing Will Owen. It's love at first Read more...
Jory's love for reading began many
years ago when her granddmother would
spend hours reading to her. In third
grade she was introduced to the "Little
House" books by Laura Ingalls Wilder.
Then after reading the John Jakes
North South trilogy Jory knew history
was somewhere in her future.
Jory graduated with a degree in
history and a certificate to teach
social studies. But her heart was not
in teaching. Instead she went in to
retail management. And what better
place but a book store. She spent
many years selling books,writing
reviews, conducting book groups and
most importantly reading.
Jory made a career change and went in
to healthcare. It was a good move
because the day she was diagnosed with
inflammatory breast cancer was the day
that nothing else mattered but family
She is still going strong. Jory lives
one day at a time and enjoys life with
her husband John, daughter Jessica,
granddaughter Salem, and her 2 dogs
Duke and Lenny. Life is Good.