Author Criswell's Book
HQN, Nov 2004, 6.50, 384 pp.
Ellie Peters enjoys her work as a UN interpreter, loves her dog Barnaby, but wishes her sex life was better as she has not had a boyfriend since Brian left for LA and he was a loser. When she reflects on her life she realizes that she has not had a good orgasm since her fiancÚ Michael Deavers dumped her without explanation seven years ago in DC.
Her mother informs her that she is leaving her cheat...
Diamond in the Rough
Prudence Daniels runs a ranch in Colorado Territory in 1875 and provides a home and employment to unwed pregnant women. Her ranch is losing cattle. She grieves for her sister who died, unwed, due to a pregnancy complication. Brock Peters, a lawyer, grieves for his wife and son who died from cholera. He brings a pregnant girl to Prudence's ranch and ends up hired as ranch manager. During his stay he notices that cattle are being lost and decides to i...
Mad About Mia
Ivy, Jan 2004, 6.99
In Baltimore, Mia DeNero received her diploma from a bodyguard school after almost accidentally killing the instructor and needing her sister the lawyer to receive it. She opened the Guardian Angel Protective Services, but has no clients perhaps because no one can picture a midget like Mia keeping someone safe. True crime writer Niccolo Caruso hires Mia when he claims he is in danger because he is writing a ...
The Trials Of Angela
Ivy, May 2002, 6.99, 336 pp.
In high school in Baltimore, Angela DeNero dated Tony Stefano, but had a secret crush on John Franco (he became a lawyer not a pitcher). Surprisingly, John shared her feelings, but neither admitted the attraction probably more out of fear, but somewhat out of loyalty to Tony. Both goes on to college and law school, but during all that education, they never set eyes on one another.
Seeing each oth...