Patricia Rice

With several million books in print and New York Times and USA Today’s bestseller lists under her belt, former CPA Patricia Rice writes romance, mystery, and urban fantasy. Her books have won numerous awards, including the RT Book Reviews Reviewers Choice and Career Achievement Awards. She has also been honored as a Romance Writers of America RITA® finalist in the historical, regency and contemporary categories.

 

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Wedding Gems

Wedding Gems by Patricia Rice

A Crystal Magic Collection
by Patricia Rice
$7.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-758-2
A BVC Original

Succumb to temptation and follow the call to Hillvale- population 325 – a cozy little mountain town filled with love, mystery, and ghosts…

Award-winning author Patricia Rice presents three romantic novellas from her celebrated Crystal Magic series–together for the first time in one collection.
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Cheyenne’s Lady

Cheyenne's Lady by Patricia Rice

Rogues and Desperadoes Book 6
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-633-2

Maria Connolly has courage and beauty, but does she have what it takes to fight cattle thieves and a handsome but deadly gunfighter her father hired before he died?

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Lord Rogue

Lord Rogue by Patricia Rice

Rogues and Desperadoes Book 1
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-632-5

Philadelphia heiress Alicia Stanford has a thousand reasons never to trust a man again. Only, when she flees to hide her shame in the western wilderness, the tantalizing Mississippi keelboatman who takes her to freedom forcefully reminds her that she’s in a man’s world.

Originally published by New American Library (1989)

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Moonlight and Memories

Moonlight and Memories by Patricia Rice

by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-118-4

Handsome, fiery-tempered Nicholas Saint-Just was known to all New Orleans as a lawless pirate, a wanton womanizer, and a murderer. Yet his plantation was the only security that Eavin O’Flannery Dupre had ever known. Having lost both husband and child, she offers to take care of her niece, his motherless daughter, and run his plantation home, with the understanding that she never wishes to be touched by a man again.
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Azure Secrets

Azure Secrets by Patricia Rice

Book 5 of Crystal Magic
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-780-3
A BVC Original

A chef who brews magic challenges a mayor with secrets.

After a childhood of being tossed from foster homes for claiming she can detect liars by their scent, Fiona Malcolm McDonald does her best to conceal her secret these days. But when she sniffs a wrongdoer and drives him off with jalapeno cheesecake, she loses still another cooking job and is homeless again. She places her last hope on her mentor in Hillvale, a town as weird as she is.
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The Genuine Article

The Genuine Article by Patricia Rice

A Prequel to Regency Nobles
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-306-5

Clever and determined, Lady Marian Lawrence arrived in London to snare a rich husband in hopes of saving her family from ruin—not an easy task given her biting wit and lack of beauty. Hiding her true self, she almost wins the hand of the wealthy, amiable Lord Darley—until Darley’s best friend blocks their path to the altar.

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The Wedding Question

The Wedding Question by Patricia Rice

Crystal Magic: A Novella
by Patricia Rice
$2.99 (Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-754-4
A BVC Original

While juggling the demands of their busy lives, Theodosia Devine-Baker and Kurt Kennedy find that love and living together require just as much work. Halloween always brings out Hillvale’s spooks, but when Teddy declares a ceramic dragon is sending smoke signals, Kurt wonders if it’s time to flee the eccentric community to look for a more normal life.

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Mystic Isle

Mystic Isle Prequel
by Patricia Rice
$2.99 (Novella) ISBN: 978-1-61138-358-4

Newly appointed priestess to the Temple of Aelynn, Tasia Olympus is burdened with the greatest task to face any leader — saving her acolytes from a tsunami and finding them a new home. Her ability to communicate with the goddess cannot tell her how to protect three dozen virgins and an equal number of soldiers and sailors as they flee their doomed island.

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Mystic Rider

Mystic Rider 133x200 by Patricia Rice

A Mystic Isle novel
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-362-1

The disappearance of the sacred chalice has brought disastrous weather and volcanic eruptions to the island of Aelynn. Ian Olympus, Aelynn’s powerful leader, must venture outside the only home he’s known to find the cup and save his people.

Chantal Deveau has used her gift of music to write impassioned anthems for the Revolution and lullabies for her niece. But as the mobs grow more violent, the sensual timbre of a handsome stranger in a monk’s robes calls more seductively than her music.
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Shelter from the Storm

Shelter from the Storm by Patricia Rice

Rogues and Desperadoes, Book 3
by Patricia Rice

$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-295-2

Laura Kincaid had loved Cash Wycliffe, the tenant farmer’s headstrong son, since childhood — even though she knew he was the last man on earth she should want. A ruggedly handsome gambler and shameless womanizer, he was everything a well-bred Kentucky lady should avoid. And while Cash — who had sought his fortune in the West and returned a wealthy man — was more exciting than ever, his eyes were fixed on Laura’s aristocratic cousin Sallie, a Southern belle as dazzlingly beautiful as she was coldly calculating.
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Mystic Warrior

Mystic Warrior 133x200 by Patricia Rice

A Mystic Isle novel
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-364-5

The mystic Isle of Aelynn slowly gravitates toward the same disastrous fate as revolutionary Europe–its survival depends on returning an elusive treasure…

With her home torn by the loss of their spiritual leader, Lissandra Olympus, the heir apparent, seeks the help of the one man who might save them– renegade warrior Murdoch LeDroit. But Murdoch has turned his back on those who feared his extraordinary psychic powers and rejected him.
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The Wedding Surprise

The Wedding Surprise by Patricia Rice

A Crystal Magic Novella
by Patricia Rice
$2.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-755-1
A BVC Original

With Christmas excitement raising Hillvale’s spirits–both literal and figurative–Keegan Ives and Mariah are setting out on new careers and a new relationship. As the town’s future draws them in different directions, can their love survive an unanticipated bundle of joy?

 

The Crystal Magic series:
Sapphire Nights
Topaz Dreams
Crystal Vision
The Wedding Gift
The Wedding Question
The Wedding Surprise

Download an Ebook Sample of Sapphire Nights (Crystal Magic Book 1):

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The Wedding Gift

The Wedding Gift by Patricia Rice

Crystal Magic: A Novella
by Patricia Rice
$2.99 (Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-751-3
A BVC Original

Having overcome the obstacles of their past, Samantha Moon and Chen Ling Walker are ready to walk down Hillvale’s eccentric version of a wedding aisle. Can they also conquer the complications of the present–a mysterious doll that won’t stay in one place and the dubious assistance of a feng shui master who moves in with them?

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Sapphire Nights

Sapphire Nights bye Patricia Ric

Crystal Magic: Book 1
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-721-6
A BVC Original

A lawman haunted by his past…a scientist haunted by her future.

Samantha Moon arrives in Hillvale–population 325 lives and countless ghosts–in a fog as thick as the one circling the aging mountain town. Bereft of friends and family, money and memory, all she has to her name is a stray cat…
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Crossed in Love

Crossed in Love by Patricia Rice

Regency Love and Laughter, Book 1
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-697-4

Three novellas and a short story from Regency author Patricia Rice:

“The Borrowed Groom”
A bride-to-be’s sister borrows the groom left standing at the altar.

“Deceiving Appearances”
A work of art leads a lonely gentleman to his worst nightmare and a chance at love.
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Mad Maria’s Daughter

Mad Maria's Daughter by Patricia Rice

Regency Love and Laughter, Book 2
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-698-1

Tainted by the gossip about her mad mother, Daphne Templeton defies family and society by spurning the only gentleman to make her an offer. Fleeing London rumors, she’s captured by a highwayman, who believes her mad for not fearing him when he rides off with her. Even her beloved aunt fears she’s lost her wits for not encouraging her neighbor, the quiet but handsome Lord Griffin.
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Artful Deceptions

Artful Deceptions by Patricia Rice

Regency Love and Laughter, Book 3
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-699-8

Eldest daughter of an eccentric art collector, Arianne Richards has become the caretaker of the family’s empty coffers and her irrepressible siblings. Discovering a hidden painting, she is determined to sell it to obtain the funds to send her ill mother into the country. But why does her aristocratic cousin’s suitor, the handsome and wealthy Lord Galen Locke, show so much interest in her humble person? And why does he so badly want the mysterious painting?
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All a Woman Wants

All a Woman Wants

Regency Love and Laughter, Book 4
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-242-6

“Mac” MacTavish impulsively steals his late sister’s neglected children, only to discover it’s easier to handle a clipper in a hurricane than steer two ornery brats. What he needs is a nanny until he can take the children back to his parents in America.

Knowing herself to be too plain and large to attract a husband, Bea Cavendish has settled for a quiet life of feathering her father’s nest—until he dies, and she’s left with an estate she doesn’t know how to manage. Alone and terrified, she doesn’t know what to make of the very big, very angry man appearing at her door with two adorable hooligans in tow.

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Topaz Dreams

Topaz Dreams by Patricia Rice

Crystal Magic: Book 2
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-731-5
A BVC Original

An empathic woman searching for safety, an architect yearning for dreams–and the ghost house that endangers them both.

Teddy Devine-Baker arrives in her childhood home of Hillvale with a box of crystals and an attitude. Her empathic gift has ruined one relationship and most of her jewelry business, leaving her determined to learn more about a talent she’s never properly respected.
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Crystal Vision

Crystal Vision by Patricia Rice

Crystal Magic: Book 3
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-739-1
A BVC Original

He is Earth, she is Air, together they catch Fire….

Mariah lives off the grid by waitressing, weaving ghostcatchers to send Hillvale’s ghosts across the veil, and keeping clear of electronics that haunt her–until the day her friend and mentor, Crazy Daisy, is murdered, and Mariah goes on the hunt for a killer.
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Trouble with Air and Magic

Trouble with Air and Magic

California Malcolms: Book 2
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-205-1

Dorothea Franklin’s life is sliding toward disaster just as surely as her house is crumbling into the Pacific. Her unusual talent for feng shui can’t bring harmony to her invalid father or prevent her brother from dying in an experimental helicopter crash. Or has he?

She turns to computer genius Conan Oswin, whose brother also reportedly died that day. When Dorothea informs Conan that she didn’t feel the vibrations of her brother’s death, he wants to dismiss her illogic… but his instinct for trouble is already on full alert. His attraction to her is almost as distracting as her nonsense about chi and harmony — nonsense that plants doubts about the deadly crash. If only she would quit twisting his head with temptation, he might be able to save their brothers and her life.

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Magic in the Stars

Magic in the Stars - Patricia Rice

Unexpected Magic: Book 1
by Patricia Rice
$7.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-577-9
A BVC Original

As an astrologer, Lady Azenor Dougall sadly realizes her stars are a danger to her beloved siblings and has banished herself from her Scots home. As the Malcolm family librarian, she dutifully creates zodiac charts for her often eccentric and mysterious relations–until the day she realizes a dire conjunction of planets spells a fatal threat in a distant branch of the family.

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Whisper of Magic

Whisper of Magic by Patricia Rice

Unexpected Magic: Book 2
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-586-1
A BVC Original

The death of Celeste Rochester’s father on the voyage from Jamaica to London leaves her and her young siblings nearly penniless in a foreign country. Forced to battle lawyers for her inheritance and the roof over their heads, Celeste uses her only weapon: her mysteriously compelling voice.

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Theory of Magic

Theory of Magic by Patricia Rice

Unexpected Magic: Book 3
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-599-1
A BVC Original

Scorned by suitors for her statuesque size, Harriet Stansbury bolts when her abusive stepfather begins negotiating with impecunious aristocrats to sell her for her dowry. When opportunity offers, she daringly takes a position in an eccentric household until she can claim her fortune.
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Aura of Magic

Aura of Magic by Patricia Rice

Unexpected Magic: Book 4
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-661-5
A BVC Original

Brighid Darrow, Countess of Carstairs, has endured years of a loveless marriage in order to aid her friends and the people of Northridge. Yet once she is widowed, the village shuns her with accusations of witchcraft–vilifying her unique gift of reading auras. Released from past restraints, Bridey rebelliously embraces her dream of establishing a forbidden school for midwives.

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Chemistry of Magic

Unexpected Magic: Book 5
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-666-0
A BVC Original

A dying viscount, a bookish botanist, and the marriage of convenience that becomes… inconvenient…

Diagnosed with consumption, Viscount “Devil” Dare knows his days are numbered. With his greedy cousin scheming to throw Dare’s mother and sisters out of their home after his death, he can hardly refuse a mysterious lady’s solution–wedding vows.
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No Perfect Magic

No Perfect Magic by Patricia Rice

Unexpected Magic: Book 6
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-682-0
A BVC Original

Will Ives, the bastard son of the late marquess, is as strong, handsome, and smart as his brothers, but he has no interest in society or book learning. His unique gift for training highly-prized rescue dogs is all he needs. His peace is shattered the day the beautiful but eccentric Lady Aurelia demands his help in finding a child no one knows is missing.
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