The AdC Bookshelf
From Our TBR to Your Bookshelf ~~ Great Reads from Great Authors
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1911 Bath. Banished from her ancestral home, passionate suffrage campaigner Esther Stanbury works as a window dresser in Pennington's Department Store. She has hopes and dreams for women's progression and will do anything to help secure the vote. Purchase on Amazon
A wife, a mother, a career woman, and two online loves...
Giuliana is a lonely, middle-aged woman in Toronto. Her husband has little interest in her well-being. After a long day at work, she chats with people from all over the world. And then she meets Aaron, who lives nearby and Bobby in California. Her life becomes like a pinball bouncing between her husband, job, children, and two online loves. She is bewitched by the romantic poetry of Aaron and the honesty and kindness of Bobby.
His name fit him perfectly. It fed every fantasy that Gussie Horton had conjured about Indians and forbidden love. His neighbors whispered that he was a murdering half-breed, which was true. But Gussie believed in second chances, and more importantly, her heart told her to believe in Max Lonestar.
Was she a fool to hitch her wagon to his star? Would he be her one true love or her final downfall?
Amanda Tucker is excited about opening her fashion design studio in Shops On Main, a charming old building in historic Abingdon, Virginia. She didn't realize a ghost came with the property! But soon Maxine "Max" Englebright, a young woman who died in 1930, isn't the only dead person at the retail complex. Mark Tinsley, a web designer with a know-it-all attitude who also rented space at Shops On Main, is shot in his office.
Amanda is afraid that one of her new "friends" and fellow small business owners is his killer, and Max is encouraging her to solve Mark's murder a la Nancy Drew. Easy for Max to want to investigate--the ghostly fashionista can't end up the killer's next victim! Purchase on Amazon
No one in Happy Valley ever suspected Walker Simmons' deep, dark secret. Indeed, how could they? Easy going, well liked, and dependable, Walker Simmons is just your average, easy-going cowboy. He works hard, cracks jokes when the going gets tough, and even comes up with pretty fair Sunday sermons in his spare time at church.
Not that he's a holier-than-thou kind of guy. No calling down fire and brimstone on cowpokes hung over from Saturday night. None of that. Walker Simmons is a friend to everyone, be they saint or sinner, man, woman or child. Never married, though a few young ladies cast a hopeful eye in his direction . . . Continue Reading
Fulfilling a deathbed promise, photographer Eve Spencer scatters her mother’s ashes on a journey that ends in Dublin. She hopes to make peace with her past there and finds her future instead.
Conall Whelan is from a family of faoladh—Irish wolf shifters who provide protection and guidance. He recognizes Eve as his fated mate but to claim her, he must keep her safe from an Unseelie Court fae who’s followed her from the Dark Hedges.
A paranormal shifter erotic romance, written for Ages 18+
Bound by secrecy, the men can’t tell her who they really are. What they are. Increasingly drawn to Morgan, they begin to recognize her as their fated female. Convincing her that she’s theirs may be as hard as keeping her alive when danger appears from the shadows.
Living a life of crime to support myself and my baby sister, I took the chance to turn my life around by working for the Interplanetary Space Patrol.
I kept my dark secret and hid my telekinetic powers to fit in. Every thing seemed to be working fine until Shey re-entered my life. I fell in love with her the moment I saw her, but when I discovered she wanted revenge for her brother's death, it turns out she's not the only one who wants me dead.
When sabotage and murder shake up the tiny Meta Base Station of the I.S.P., it compromises the mission and changes everything.
Navy SEAL Antonius (Tony) “Cutter” Cuttino is an Italian American male who has a thing for dancers. He loves their grace and athleticism. He’s been dating strippers, but his grandmother keeps asking when he will marry and give her grandbabies. When he attends a belly dance show and sees Zarifah he is smitten. Purchase Protecting Zarifah
Following the tragic murders of her family on the Oregon trail, Jennifer Keating, barely clinging to life, is rescued by Ft. Laramie's 2nd Cavalry. Though unable to speak due to the trauma and shock of her ordeal, Jenny determinedly picks up the pieces of her life, hiring on as cook on a cattle drive. Very upbeat story, often humorous as she has to contend with rowdy cowboys and rancher Matt McCaleb, who falls in love with this spunky young heroine. Jenny's struggle includes dealing with pregnancy, as the result of the attack that took the lives of her parents and sister. A widower, Matt marries Jenny and takes her to live with him and his daughter, who is resistant to the idea of having a new mother. Purchase on Amazon
After waiting nine months for the perfect chance to infiltrate the Russian Mafia’s sex slave operation, former Navy SEAL, Tucker Abrams, gets his chance. There’s one slight problem. At the same time he’s going deep undercover, he’s supposed to be at the church, marrying the love of his life. Continue Reading