Author: Jennifer Bernard

Jennifer Bernard is a graduate of Harvard and a former news promo producer. The child of academics, she confounded her family by preferring romance novels to ... well, any other books. She left big city life for true love in Alaska, where she now lives with her husband and stepdaughters. She's no stranger to book success, as she also writes erotic novellas under a naughty secret name only occasionally mentioned at family gatherings. Her first contemporary series, The Bachelor Firemen of San Gabriel, is published by Avon Romance.

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Drive You Wild - Love Between the Bases, #3

Drive You Wild
  • Number: 9780062372208
  • Release: 2016-06-28
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romance: Sports
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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It’s game on for love in the third novel of USA Today bestselling author Jennifer Bernard’s sexy, baseball-themed series

Kilby Catfish left-fielder Trevor Stark is a ballpark legend. With his good looks, hitting records, and played-for-the-fans arrogance, Trevor makes women lose their minds and men lose their cool. But every time the major league team comes calling, Trevor purposely keeps himself in the tiny Texas town. Why is heart-tuggingly top secret. Until the team owner’s daughter comes to Kilby . . . trying everything up her sexy sleeve to make Trevor talk.

Divorced and disillusioned at twenty-three, Paige Mattingly Austin Taylor is suddenly starting fresh as an intern at Catfish Stadium. She should want nothing to do with the sinfully hot ballplayer her dad warned her to stay away from. But when she discovers what Trevor is hiding from everyone, she realizes there’s much more to him than his face and multi-million-dollar arm. There’s a heart she seriously hopes to win.


Getting Wound Up - A Sapphire Falls/ Love Between the Bases novel

Getting Wound Up
  • Number: B01E0LMB7E
  • Release: 2016-04-12
  • Authors: Erin Nicholas, Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romance: Sports
  • Publisher: Independently Published
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A fun, flirty crossover novel from bestselling authors Jennifer Bernard (Love Between the Bases) and Erin Nicholas (Sapphire Falls)

Caitlyn Murray has never let on that she's had fantasies about her brother's friend Eli Anderson for years. She'd do anything for the sexy, baseball star who's given it all up to stay in Sapphire Falls and take care of his family, but she and Eli are friends. Just friends.

So when her brother hatches a plan to get Eli to the pro baseball try-out for the Kilby Catfish that he has dreamed of and deserves, Caitlyn is all in. After all, what's a little kidnapping among friends?

A spot on the pitcher's mound for the Catfish isn't the only tempting thing about the spontaneous road trip. Eli already knows that Caitlyn is as sweet as the candies she makes for the Sapphire Falls bakery, but alone with her overnight in the tiny motel room in Kansas, it's impossible to resist the urge to take a little taste.

But when that taste leads to falling for the girl next door just as his front door is moving hundreds of miles away, can Eli really have it all? Or do they have too many strikes against them?


Caught by You - A Love Between the Bases Novel, #2

Caught by You
  • Number: 9780062372192
  • Release: 2015-12-29
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romance: Sports
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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Love comes out of left field in the second novel in USA Today bestselling author Jennifer Bernard's sexy baseball-themed series

Months of alternately flirting and bickering with Kilby Catfish catcher Mike Solo just turned into the hottest kiss of Donna MacIntyre's life—and that's a major league complication. Any hint of scandal could keep her from getting her son back from her well-connected ex. Then Mike comes up with a game-changing idea: a marriage proposal that could help win her case— even as it jeopardizes her heart . . .

Mike hasn't been able to get the gorgeous, gutsy redhead out of his fantasies. The least he can do is fix the mess he helped create. Yet their engagement is quickly becoming about a lot more than doing the right thing. Because after swearing he'd never risk love again, Mike has found a passion that puts all his emotions in play, and a woman he'll go to bat for again and again . . .


All of Me - A Love Between the Bases Novel, #1

All of Me
  • Stars
  • Number: 9780062372161
  • Release: 2015-05-26
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romance: Sports
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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Jennifer Bernard, the USA Today bestselling author of the Bachelor Firemen series, scores another homerun with a brand-new series about sexy, single baseball players.

Playing for the Kilby Catfish is hotshot pitcher Caleb Hart's last chance to salvage his career after a major league meltdown. But the day of his opener with the minor league team, Caleb strikes out with the gorgeous woman who is delivering a petition to run the unruly Catfish out of town. Now, to stay in the lineup, Caleb will need to score big with the feisty brunette he can't keep out of his thoughts.

After the nasty lies Sadie Merritt's rich ex-boyfriend spread about her all over town, she's lucky to have a job at all. She can't afford to screw it up by falling for the player who is supposed to be helping her change the image of the fun-loving Catfish. But that's easier said than done when Caleb's voice alone is enough to make her pulse race. And when he surprises her with a mind-blowing kiss, she knows there's no turning back.


The Night Belongs to Fireman - Bachelor Firemen of San Gabriel

The Night Belongs to Fireman
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9780062273697
  • Release: 2014-09-30
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romance: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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Daring . . . Sexy . . . Irresistible . . .

They're the Bachelor Firemen of San Gabriel

When fireman Fred Breen rescues a bachelorette party after a construction crane collapses onto their limo, the media labels him the "Bachelor Hero." But all Fred can think about is the petite brunette with the sexy mane of dark curls who bolted away from him faster than a wildfire after he carried her to safety. And when he discovers she's none other than Rachel Kessler, the daughter of a tech billionaire, the girl whose kidnapping riveted the nation, he intends to learn every intimate detail about this intriguing woman who sets his pulse on fire.

Rachel can't deny the lean-muscled firefighter is smokin' hot. But after having one too many drinks at the bar where she first meets him, Rachel knows she's made a fool of herself. Yet when he rescues her from the limo, she feels safe for the first time since she was held for ransom as a child. Then her overprotective father insists Fred be her bodyguard—and his close presence kindles a burning desire that only he can extinguish.


Four Weddings and a Fireman - A Bachelor Firemen Novel

Four Weddings and a Fireman
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9780062273673
  • Release: 2014-02-25
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romance: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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It takes a certain kind of man to stand out among the Bachelor Firemen of San Gabriel.

Firefighter Derek "Vader" Brown is one of a kind—six feet of solid muscle with the heart of a born hero. It's that protective streak that has him pursuing a promotion to Captain to pay for his mother's home care. And it's why he intends to figure out why his sometime girlfriend Cherie Harper runs hot as hellfire one minute and pushes him away the next.

Cherie's got it bad. Vader sweeps her off her feet—literally—and their chemistry is combustible. There's just the little problem of a nightmare from her past she was desperate to escape. And then her sister Trixie arrives, causing havoc for Cherie and the male population of San Gabriel. Cherie doesn't want her past to complicate Vader's life or his career. But there's nothing like a firefighter to break through all your defenses, one smoldering kiss at a time . . .


Desperately Seeking Fireman - A Bachelor Firemen Novella

Desperately Seeking Fireman
  • Number: 9780062329561
  • Release: 2013-12-31
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Under 45k Words, * Romance: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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From USA Today bestselling author Jennifer Bernard comes a fun and sexy romance about a sizzling-hot fireman and the one woman who can change his life forever.

Fire Captain Jeb Stone and incredibly successful press secretary Nita Moreno have both been burned by love before. That's why neither of them is looking for more than a few steamy nights of passion.

When circumstances find them stranded on an island together, babysitting a cross-dressing senator and the very pregnant wife of San Gabriel's most famous captain, they allow the sparks they feel to take center stage. But as their feelings grow, can they each allow the other past the barriers both have built to protect their hearts?


How to Tame a Wild Fireman - A Bachelor Firemen Novel

How to Tame a Wild Fireman
  • Stars
  • Number: 9780062273659
  • Release: 2013-09-24
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, * Romance: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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The next installment in Jennifer Bernard's fabulous Bachelor Firemen series! It's the story of a wildfire-taming fireman and his best friend's sister


Crazy Sweet Fine

Crazy Sweet Fine
  • Number: 9780062277251
  • Release: 2013-03-26
  • Authors: Rachel Gibson, Candis Terry, Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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Fall in love—over and over again—with three much-loved romantic stories from New York Times bestselling author Rachel Gibson, Candis Terry, and Jennifer Bernard

Crazy On You

by Rachel Gibson

Newly single Lily Darlington is starting over after a messy divorce, and the gorgeous police officer next door is hoping for a chance to protect, serve . . . and love.

Home Sweet Home

by Candis Terry

Lt. Aiden Marshall has returned to Sweet, Texas, where the woman he's always loved is waiting to make it a homecoming to remember . . .

One Fine Fireman

by Jennifer Bernard

Fireman Kirk is nicknamed Thor for his Viking good looks—but whenever he's around Maribel he turns to mush. Can a feisty puppy and an even feistier little boy help them find the true love they both so richly deserve?

Love is just a heartbeat away in three classic tales as sassy, sexy, and wonderfully unpredictable as the real thing!


Sex and the Single Fireman - A Bachelor Firemen Novel, #3

Sex and the Single Fireman
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9780062088987
  • Release: 2013-01-29
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Romantic Elements, * Romance: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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There's a hardnosed new training officer in town, and that's bad news for theBachelor Firemen of San Gabriel . . .

But great news for firefighter Sabina Jones . . . maybe.

The toughest captain on the East Coast, single father Rick Roman has come thousands of miles to San Gabriel to put an end to the "Bachelor Firemen" media hype. But when a stunning woman he nearly hooked up with in Reno turns out to be a firefighter from his new station, Roman realizes it's going to be tough keeping the tabloids at bay.

But there's even more Sabina isn't telling him. Before dedicating herself to battling blazes, Sabina led a very different life, one that made her famous. The last thing she wants is to have her secret exposed. The papers, bloggers, and TV gossips will have a field day with that—expecially when they sense the obvious sexual heat between Sabina and Chief Roman, who's torn between firing her . . . and falling in love with her!


Hot for Fireman - A Bachelor Firemen Novel, #2

Hot for Fireman
  • 4 Stars 5 Stars
  • Number: B006IE2NIE
  • Release: 2012-05-29
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Romantic Elements, * Romance: Uniformed Heroes
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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There is nothing hotter than a sexy single fireman, as author Jennifer Bernard so ably proves with her Bachelor Firemen of San Gabriel contemporary romance novels. Following Bernard’s sizzling series debut, The Fireman Who Loved Me, her second scorcher, Hot for Fireman, is just the thing to fire up fans of Kristin Higgins, Susan Elizabeth Phillips, and Jo Davis’s popular stories of firehouse affairs. Return to steamy San Gabriel, California, where a sexy suspended firefighter, hoping to get back on duty at Station 52, is tending bar at a local dive in the interim…even as the bar’s lovely, desperate owner is contemplating burning the money pit to the ground.


The Fireman Who Loved Me

The Fireman Who Loved Me
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9780062088963
  • Release: 2012-04-24
  • Author: Jennifer Bernard
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: Avon Books
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It was the summer Coltrane died, the summer of love and riots, and the summer when a chance encounter in Brooklyn led two young people on a path of art, devotion, and initiation.

Patti Smith would evolve as a poet and performer, and Robert Mapplethorpe would direct his highly provocative style toward photography. Bound in innocence and enthusiasm, they traversed the city from Coney Island to Forty-second Street, and eventually to the celebrated round table of Max's Kansas City, where the Andy Warhol contingent held court. In 1969, the pair set up camp at the Hotel Chelsea and soon entered a community of the famous and infamous--the influential artists of the day and the colorful fringe. It was a time of heightened awareness, when the worlds of poetry, rock and roll, art, and sexual politics were colliding and exploding. In this milieu, two kids made a pact to take care of each other. Scrappy, romantic, committed to create, and fueled by their mutual dreams and drives, they would prod and provide for one another during the hungry years.

"Just Kids" begins as a love story and ends as an elegy. It serves as a salute to New York City during the late sixties and seventies and to its rich and poor, its hustlers and hellions. A true fable, it is a portrait of two young artists' ascent, a prelude to fame.