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BVC Announces Exception to the Rules by Doranna Durgin

Wild Hearts Book 2: Exception to the Rules by Doranna Durgin

You Can’t Go Home Again…

But Hunter Agency operative Kimmer Reed has to. She’d fled as a teen, swearing never to return, but now–vastly changed, greatly disguised–her latest assignment has brought her back. Still, watching over a computer genius who also has her own bodyguard should be a piece of cake–after all, who’d think to look for Carolyne Carlsen here?

Surprise. Everyone. And so Kimmer plays a dangerous cat-and-mouse game to keep her mission hidden, the genius protected–and the bodyguard far, far away…. Continue reading

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I Love Romantic Suspense

I was barely thirteen when I first read Mary Stewart’s Madam Will You Talk. It set the bar high for romantic suspense for me—and all these years later, it still works. Romantic suspense has what for me is a perfect blend … Continue reading

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BVC Announces Survival Instinct by Doranna Durgin

Survival Instinct by Doranna Durgin

Karin Sommers finally escaped the grifter’s life of her childhood. Now she lives as her sister Ellen, working Ellen’s small subsidence farm in the Blue Ridge Mountains and hiding from her past while she ponders her future.

But Ellen unwittingly witnessed a terrible crime, and now that moment has come back to haunt Karin — complete with investigator Dave Hunter, a man of unrelenting persistence driven to save a kidnapped child. Suddenly Karin is a fugitive again–but she’s not done fighting for her new life.

Because Karin Sommers has a past, all right–and she knows how to use it. Even against the one man she’s beginning to trust. Continue reading

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The Spreading Branches of Romance

“It is only a novel… or, in short, only some work in which the greatest powers of the mind are displayed, in which the most thorough knowledge of human nature, the happiest delineation of its varieties, the liveliest effusions of … Continue reading

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Story Excerpt Sunday: From Hidden Steel by Doranna Durgin

Hidden Steel

Hidden Steel by Doranna Durgin Sound first invaded her cocoon of awareness. Beeping. Really annoying beeping. Something tightened snugly around her upper arm… and when it went away, so did she. When the beeping returned, it came with odors. Astringently … Continue reading

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BVC Announces Making the Rules by Doranna Durgin

Making the Rules by Doranna Durgin

Making the Rules by Doranna Durgin Kimmer Reed is a Hunter Agency operative, a street foundling escaped from an abusive family and raised to be code-name Chimera-a fierce, savvy loner with a natural gift for reading people. Now on her … Continue reading

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BVC Announces Hidden Steel by Doranna Durgin

Hidden Steel by Doranna Durgin

Hidden Steel by Doranna Durgin Steve Spaneas doesn’t have a clue. Who’d have thought that the woman who stumbles her way into his gym, looking and acting so very much like a street person off her meds, is really a … Continue reading

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Story Excerpt Sunday: from Islands by Sara Stamey

Islands

Islands by Sara Stamey I stood at the edge of the sea, squinting against sun dazzles, waves rolling in to fret at the blazing white sand. I was rooted there, sucked back into my nightmare and waiting for the shadow … Continue reading

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BVC Announces ISLANDS by Sara Stamey

ISLANDS by Sara Stamey Romantic suspense and adventure: “Welcome to Paradise,” archeologist Susan Dunne hears on arrival at the Caribbean island to research petroglyphs and solve the mystery of her brother’s drowning. Was John murdered? This sunny tourist paradise conceals … Continue reading

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Romantic Suspense

by Sherwood Smith I was barely thirteen when I first read Mary Stewart’s Madam Will You Talk. It set the bar high for romantic suspense for me—and all these years later, it still works. It’s got what for me is … Continue reading

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