Shadow of the Beast by Margaret L. Carter (fantasy/mild horror romance)
After the mysterious deaths of her brother and sister at the fangs of what looks like a feral dog, Jenny Cameron develops nightmares and blackouts. When Jenny discovers the secret of her dark heritage, she's no longer sure she can trust her dangerous nature enough to be with the man she loves, and she may ultimately be forced to destroy her own father. Fearing she has inherited the violence that rages in him, she struggles to find her true self under the shadow of the beast.
Fudge Shop Mystery Series: Deadly Fudge Divas by Christine DeSmet
A taste of trouble is in the air when a group of well-heeled, fudge-loving women descend on Ava Oosterling's newly acquired and lovingly refurbished bed & breakfast inn for a chocolate lovers' getaway. When one of the women turns up dead--and Ava's grandfather is a prime suspect--Ava plunges into the thick of a murder case stickier than her candy store's line of Fairy Tale fudge flavors.
The Perfect Proposal print book by Regina Andrews
Lindsay Richardson couldn't have imagined her life would shift from that of a quiet elementary school teacher to assistant to Dean Singleton Copley--one of the nation's most dynamic business leaders. Although Lindsay desperately needs this new job, she's mourning the loss of her father and facing the unexpected twists her life has taken as a result. In running the race of faith, courage and strength are frequently tested, but is her new job the best thing for her? Lindsay knows sometimes…
The Cull Chronicles Book 2: The Enemy of My Enemy
Jason Cull has never really imagined he'd carry the title of captain. But when the resistance movement Freedom's launch is botched and their leader is killed, Jason ends up the man in charge. Since the Grath conquered the Earth and started putting humans to work, Jason has struggled to believe he's special despite being one of the select few chosen to help fight battles in place of humanity's new masters. Being kidnapped by the resistance movement and made their leader has put him in the…
The Cull Chronicles Book 1: The Next Best Thing to Heroes
While the rest of humanity is forced to toil away their lives in dank factories building equipment for the alien war machine of the Grath, Jason Cull and a select few are being trained to help fight battles in place of their masters. According to the Academy's brochures, Jason should be one of the best and the brightest the human race has to offer. So why does he feel decidedly average?
Capital Bound Series, Book 1: The Lion's Roar
Terran, a young genius abandoned to poverty, feels called to something great. He is given that chance when Naomi and Rictor, intergalactic missionaries of the Bound, arrive at his doorstep. They offer a simple choice, to travel the stars with them or stay behind and fend for himself. Terran chooses the stars, believing it is the obvious answer. When an attempt is made on his life before he leaves the planet, he starts to question his decision. Naomi, meanwhile, is in contact with the Bound's…
Commonwealth Universe, Age 3: Volume 24: Azuli Eyes
Scout Captain Ian Fieran battles Gen'gineers who continue the dogma of the Set'ri in trying to create the perfect Human genome. Ian heads to the planet Chorillan hoping to track down a Gen'gineer nest. At the same time, Miranda Riallon notices an orphan boy Ranny shows all the signs of going into the uncurable Phase. When Ranny vanishes, she meets Ian. The choices Ian and Miranda make will change Chorillan for generations to come.
Commonwealth Universe, Age 3: Volume 28: Silver Azuli
Lucas and Kay'li marry and anticipate a peaceful domestic life, when his duties as lieutenant governor and her duties as Scout recruiter and trainer allow. However, not all their enemies were caught during the revolution and they are still out in the wilderness of Chorillan, waiting for the perfect opportunity to take revenge. Then a family vacation of exploration and camping, to hide Kay'li's pregnancy from friends and foes, goes suspiciously, horribly wrong. They find sanctuary on the edge…
Commonwealth Universe, Age 3: Volume 27: Chorillan
Kay'li Fieran returns to Chorillan, to investigate the conflicting stories about Wildlings and government activities, and learn the truth. She is reunited with Lucas and becomes a friend to the Wildling community. As a Scout captain she has the power to dissolve the colonial government and place it under military rule, if necessary. And the things she learns, including the abuse and murder of innocents, makes her fear that will be necessary, far too soon.
Commonwealth Universe, Age 3: Volume 26: By Fire and Stars
Lucas Aidan, faces the greatest fear of children born on Chorillan: Phase. His family tries to hide his condition and ease his torment during the worst part of the illness, but when tragedy strikes he flees into the wilderness. He learns to survive, guarded by Azuli and learning the secrets of the Wildlings who never returned from Phase...
Commonwealth Universe, Age 3: Volume 25: Scout's Pride
When Miranda dies of the same degenerative disease that killed her father, Ian and their daughter, Kay'li, flee Chorillan to keep Miranda's powerful family from taking the child away from him. Ian returns to the Scout Corps, and Kay'li grows up on board the Leaper ship, Estal'es'cai, seeing first-hand the requirements and the price of true heroism.
Commonwealth Universe, Age 3: Volume 22: True Caderi
Qinda is cursed with genetics that hint at unusual gifts. When her home is threatened, Qinda hopes to reach the Commonwealth and request sanctuary. But along the way, someone powerful finds her trail, but the only way he can win is to secure her loyalty and love and implant in her the dream of power that's carried the Caderi clan for generations. The struggle to make Qinda a true Caderi will endanger both their lives.
Commonwealth Universe, Age 3: Volume 20: Virtually Dead
For six hundred years, the Khybor scientists on Ayvystal have been sleeping. Now the new civilization built on the ruins above them threatens their existence. Caspya is their guardian. She must make contact with the living, waking world above them, find allies, and recover their life tubes before any more members of their Community are killed--or worse, found by the heirs of the enemy who sent them into hiding long ago.
Commonwealth Universe, Age 3: Volume 17: The Meruk Episodes VI-X
Meruk undertakes a quest to find other Hoveni. His journey is impeded by the foolishness of greedy Humans who can't be allowed to guess Hoveni are real, much less that the remains of ancient technology and knowledge lie in the wastelands. His quest takes him to an Order outpost, an amusement park the size of a city, and back across the sea where he faces remnants of the Hoveni's ancient enemy, the Set'ri.