Might be the single one he’ll ever need
Jada Allen’s Christmas wishlist is straightforward: her beautiful boss. A-list expertise agent Max Moore counts on Jada to deal with his life—and aid him get via to his tween daughter. but workaholic Max by no means particularly notices her until eventually a makeover unearths the colourful girl he’s taken without any consideration. Will one sizzling evening shatter their operating dating or bring about anything a long way sweeter?
By Lynnette Kent
He spies her at the seashore within the Florida Keysa attractive stranger in a low-backed white costume. They toast to the hot 12 months and percentage an unforgettable nighttime kiss.
Then Griff Campbell proposes .
Arden Burke does not desire a husband. compelled to renounce her live performance occupation, the world-renowned violinist has her dedicated rescue puppy, Igor, for corporation. yet what she'd quite like is a child.
All she has to do is accompany Griff again domestic and be his fiancée for a number of weeks. In go back, the small-town Georgia vet will supply Arden the child she wishes. it could actually now not be the affection fit of the 12 months, yet they are going to either get what they want, right?
That's no longer how Griff sees it. What began as a short lived technique to soothe his male satisfaction is popping right into a actual destiny. person who comprises Arden, her puppy and their soon-to-be baby!
By Janice Kay Johnson
The second police captain Colin McAllister sees her on television he knows. She may well name herself Nell Smith, yet she is Maddie Dubeauthe woman who went lacking from Angel Butte, Oregon, years in the past. She's haunted Colin, and now the grownup model of her is so desirable, he cannot remain away. He desires to support her recuperate her memorieseven resolve her casewithout crossing a qualified line.
But distance turns into most unlikely whilst the threats opposed to her amplify. it truly is transparent a person is decided that Nell by no means recollects what occurred to Maddie. Colin needs to maintain her secure in order that he can eventually convey her home to his home.
By Anita Feng
Anita Feng has crafted in Sid a pleasant jewel that captures either the vintage tale of the Buddha, to boot a deeply own and commonly used mirrored image of the tale in a modern retelling.
Sid weaves the conventional story of Siddhartha, the Buddha-to-be with the tale of Sid, an everyman who reveals himself waking up amid the truth of labor and family members lifestyles within the glossy international. Returning to the normal story with cautious attention of the relationships in Buddha’s life—to his spouse, mom and dad, and child—Feng’s narrative embodies the Mahayana standpoint of residing one’s enlightenment within the world.
fantastically informed in poetic prose, Sid teaches that the major to the tale of the Buddha’s lifestyles is that the tale may be approximately any of us.
contains attractive black and white illustrations, created specially for this book.
By Lori Wilde
By A.C. Arthur
Crown prince Kristian DeSaunters has been groomed considering that delivery to take his position as chief of his tropical kingdomwith the right kind princess by means of his facet. by no means one to lose his regulate, he is shocked by way of his allure to the free-spirited American stylist who arrives on the palace in his father's fiancée's entourage. quickly Kris and Landry Norris are sharing an immediate sultry allure that indicates no indicators of slowing down.
Landry could not flip down the potential for a life-time to decorate the princess-to-be on a personal Caribbean island. Falling for Kris is well no longer a part of her plan, however the self reliant los angeles attractiveness quickly reveals herself longing for a fairy-tale finishing of her personal. until eventually a person units out to sabotage the approaching nuptialsand Landry turns into the best suspect. Will Kris and Landry have the capacity to cease a hidden enemy bent on destroying the DeSaunters reignand shop the potential of a destiny together?
By Lori Wilde
Twelve Years a Slave illustrated with unique photos, is a 1853 slave narrative via Solomon Northup, a extraordinary tale of a unfastened black guy who was once bought into slavery.
Other thirteen American slaves' narratives:
* From the Darkness Cometh the sunshine, or Struggles for Freedom via Lucy A. Delaney
* Incidents within the lifetime of a Slave woman by way of Harriet Ann Jacobs
* The fascinating Narrative of the lifetime of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa
* The lifetime of Josiah Henson, previously a Slave, Now an Inhabitant of Canada
* lifetime of William Grimes, the Runaway Slave
* The Narrative of Sojourner fact by way of Olive Gilbert and Sojourner Truth
* Narrative of the existence and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave
* Narrative of the lifetime of J.D. eco-friendly, a Runaway Slave, from Kentucky
* The Narrative of the lifetime of Frederick Douglass an American Slave
* a story of the main awesome details within the lifetime of James Albert Ukawsaw Gronniosaw
* The Narrative of William W. Brown, a Fugitive Slave
* operating one thousand Miles for Freedom via William and Ellen Craft
* Slavery within the usa. a story of the existence and Adventures of Charles Ball
* heritage of the us (with maps and illustrations) by way of Charles A. Beard and Mary R. Beard
* An Essay on Slavery and Abolitionism by way of Catharine Esther Beecher
* historical past of yankee Abolitionism by means of F. G. De Fontaine