Three Shades of Love (Contemporary Romance)
Margaret Kassmel, a hard-working waitress and a passionate dancer, gets a job as dancing instructor on a luxury cruise ship. For two weeks she will be teaching two dance classes per day. The rest of the time, she will be free to enjoy the vacation of her dreams. Several days before the cruise, during her shift at the café, Margaret waits on Dominic Graham, the most handsome and most annoying customer she has ever had. She hates him instantly and hopes that their paths will never cross again. Dominic, the CEO of Hamilton International, is about to marry the daughter of multibillionaire George Hamilton and become extraordinarily rich. It is the peak of his career, the success he has always strived to reach, yet he feels strangely unsatisfied. A luxury cruise sounds like a perfect opportunity to go unnoticed and to relax before his life shifts into the next stage. On the first night at dinner, Margaret is shocked to find herself seated next to Dominic. She is still boiling mad about their disastrous encounter at the café. Dominic can’t explain why, but he is drawn to Margaret and tries to apologize to her. Although Margaret gives him the cold shoulder at first, a spark flies and their relationship develops from initial attraction to passionate love. The cruise stops at beautiful destinations and Dominic and Margaret have the best time of their lives as their vacation gets closer to the end. When Margaret discovers Dominic’s secret he realizes that he will need to make an extremely difficult decision in order to save what he values most.
The Christmas Gift
The marriage of Jennifer and Darren has lost its magic. What was once a beautiful relationship is slowly being destroyed by their petty arguments and stubborn behavior. On Christmas Eve, a mall Santa Claus asks them separately what gift they would like to receive and they both wish for a perfect spouse. In the morning, both wake up and see their wish has been granted. Jennifer finds that her new husband is rich, caring and likes her mother. Darren learns that in his new life he has opened his own business and lives with his loving supermodel wife. The big shock for Darren and Jennifer is that their houses are next to each other and now they are neighbors. Learn what happens when an imperfect couple is faced with living different lives with their ideal mates and the realization that they may never be able to get their true love back.
Two Reasons to Be Single
Olivia Parker has a job doing what she loves, a wonderful family and plenty of friends, but no luck in the love department. Tired of worrying about it, she decides to swear off love completely and focus on all the good things in her life. Just as she makes her firm resolution, Jake Harper arrives in town and knocks her plans into a tailspin. As the excited single ladies of Morning Glory surround the extremely attractive newcomer, Olivia steers clear of the "casserole brigade,” as she calls the women, and tries to keep her distance from Jake. Instead, a variety of situations throw them together and they get to know each other better. They both have reasons for not wanting to get involved in a relationship, but the chemistry between them ignites, even as they desperately attempt to keep it at bay. As things heat up between Olivia and Jake, there is an aura of mystery about him that leaves Olivia certain that he is hiding something. When Jake disappears for a few days without telling Olivia that he is going out of town, she hates the way it makes her feel, and it reminds her of why she was giving up on dating in the first place. As Olivia’s feelings for Jake grow, so does the need to find out what exactly brought him to Morning Glory and what he’s been hiding.
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