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A Hero In Handcuffs - Sweet, humorous romance

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pair of handcuffsRaised in a family of thieves, Senior Constable Libbi Martin abhors any man who doesn’t know right from wrong, but forced to go undercover and date witty, infuriating and handsome environmental campaigner, Dr Evan Baker, Libbi’s strict rules separating her personal and professional lives are fracturing...

When the Blue Mountains are under threat from an influential mining company, only an idiot would fall for a cop. Evan’s plans to illegally protest could lose him Libbi but the alternative could ruin a world heritage site. What’s right when it comes to matters of the heart?

Highly commended, Valerie Parv Award 2013, RWAus
2nd place and Readers' Choice, Pacific Hearts Award 2013, RWNZ
Top 50 finalist, So You Think You Can Write 2013, Harlequin Mills and Boon


The Sweetest Gig of All - Sweet, humorous romance

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Paradiso concert posters taken by Jo FeredayA love of music, a sense of humour and a rather forthright opinion makes Anna Walker a successful music journalist. Interviewing Pretty Day, a hugely successful rock band and her ticket to a journalism award, would be easier though if it wasn't led by her childhood sweetheart Luke Beldham, labelled the sexiest man in music.

Touring with the band, Anna finds she still has feelings for Luke. But he hasn't forgiven her for their bad breakup seven years ago. Amidst love songs, European landmarks and jealous publicists, can they rediscover true love?

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The Fuss About Love - Sassy, humorous romance

A modern re-imagining of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, set in the cut-throat and sometimes ludicrous world of American politics.

Tris is the first Montgomery to go into TV comedy rather than politics - a move she calls a natural progression. The arrival of Senator Peter Arragon's team to Messina, the Montgomery's East Coast estate, brings opportunities for fun, friendship and love, but her cousin Hayley's wedding to Peter's campaign manager, Carlo Conte, goes awry when Carlo rejects her at the altar. Tris must team up with her long-time public enemy and sparring partner, political consultant Ben Richards, to unravel the deceit and reunite the sweethearts. Little does she know, the joke's on her...

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Last update: 16 October 2013