Jodi is a USA TODAY best selling author. She was born and raised in Mississippi. Her deep Southern roots and love of the paranormal led her to write Southern Paranormal novels. She is the author of the hit series, RISE OF THE ARKANSAS WEREWOVES. She currently lives in Northeast Arkansas with her handsome husband, brilliant son, adopted swan, and yellow lab that is fond of retrieving turtles when duck season is over. She just recently added a mischievous black lab named Harley to her family.
Years ago, werewolf Jaxon Taylor had his heart and his future shattered by Ginny Wilson, the love of his life. Since then he's learned to protect his heart behind a mask of seductive smiles and one night stands when it comes to females.
But when a mission from his Pack Master of Arkansas puts him in the path of his lost love, he vows to get the answers he deserves.
A living hell...
Ginny's life was forever changed when her evil father, the Pack Master of Louisiana forced her into a marriage for his own personal gain.
When fate puts her and Jaxon together one last time, she tries to keep her distance, knowing they can never be together.
Impending war between the Packs....
When Jaxon discovers the dark secrets of Ginny's past he realizes how much danger he and his Arkansas Pack are truly in.
Will they be given a second chance at love or will their love destroy everything around them?
Secrets never stay hidden…especially the magic ones…
Celeste Hart has always known she was different. Growing up in the South, she knows that having prophetic visions makes her a freak, cursed, or worse… evil.
But one night of passion leads to something she never expected… a child on the way, and now, discovering who she is has never been more important. Discovery of her Fae heritage plunges her into a paranormal world she has to accept.
Eric Nordstrom runs his life like he runs his multibillion dollar business… with precision and focus. He never lets his emotions get in the way of what he wants. But Celeste Hart intrigues him with her gentle character even though he can’t help but suspect her motives.
After blackmailing her into marriage to protect his reputation, his family falls under demonic attacks. And he has to face his own past to protect his new family.
The threat of a supernatural war…
Bound together by more than passion, Celeste and Eric soon realize they will have to work together to defeat the evil headed straight for them. Shadowed by danger they enter a world they didn’t know existed.
When the Fae and demons collide, all hell will break loose.
“I’m not a good witch. At least that’s what I’ve been told all my life.”
Ella is a witch on a mission. She has to get to Missouri for a concert and she refuses to let anything or anyone get in her way. But when a wrong turn and a car accident detours her plans, she’s forced to rely on a rabbit shifter named Roger.
Roger can’t help but be drawn to Ella but he also senses there’s something more than meets the eye with this sexy witch. He can’t let her hitch hike to Missouri on her own so he offers to drive her there himself.
Ella doesn’t trust Roger but she decides to use him to get her to her destination. But when a coven of evil witches captures them, her goal of reaching her concert slips further out of her reach.
Backed into a corner, will Ella save herself and get what she wants or will she make the sacrifice and save Roger instead?
A witch, a rabbit, and a whole lot of laughs.
Small-town cop, Mitch Woods isn't afraid of anything. However, admitting his feelings for Allison Jackson tops his list of fears. After all, the independent and beautiful interior designer is his best friend's little sister--and that's a line he refuses to cross.
As a decorator in Cloverton,Tennessee, Allison struggles to get her business off the ground. And when Mitch Woods offers her a renovation gig on his old house, she jumps at the opportunity to give her business a boost. Working so closely together, Mitch learns the truth about Allison's financial struggles. With a vindictive and shady ex, Allison's past comes back to haunt her. Suddenly, Mitch's biggest fear is losing the one woman he's always wanted. Now, he'll do anything to protect her--even if it's the last thing he ever does.
The hunters have become the hunted...
Guardians are in danger, and it's up to Werewolf Guardian Lucien Sauvage to track down the missing Arkansas werewolves and find out who's behind the threat. But, he's got to watch his back.
Encountering Catty Steele and enlisting her help might be his only hope. However, Catty is riddled with concerns of her own. Working at a strip club, Catty’s resistant to trust Lucien--or any man for that matter. All she wants is to start fresh and make a life of her own. As the sassy little spitfire and brooding Guardian work together, the heat begins to rise. Neither can deny their desire--despite how much they're hiding. With the danger intensifying, will Catty and Lucien end the attacks before it's too late?
One introverted bookworm.
One former football star.
And a little Christmas magic.
Small-town girl, Eliza Ross has never stood out in a crowd. And the one guy who she's had a crush on for years, doesn't know she's alive. Content living her life through the stories she reads, Eliza gives up any romantic dreams she's ever had of Jake Denton.
But when Jake comes back to town after college graduation to start his own business, Eliza's fantasies resurface. Although Jake has never struggled with women, the one woman he's always wanted won't give him the time of day. When Jake and Eliza find themselves snowed in together for the night, a little Christmas magic just might give them the push they've always needed.
Dr. Candace Roe runs her ER like she runs her life, with discipline and order. She has no time for romance let alone dreams of getting married and starting a family. After watching her baby sister die of cancer when she was little, she would never bring a child into the world where just anything can happen. She can't imagine a life with a family that could be ripped away at any moment. So she has settled for a life where her career is her child
Widower Ben Johnson is looking for a place to start over with his daughter and Somewhere, Texas fits the bill. When a car accident sends him to the hospital and into the path of a stubborn but gorgeous ER doctor, he is forced to accept her offer of shelter after he is discharged. The whole town has come to a halt, waiting for the ice to melt.
Stuck together in a house for a few days prove to be too close for comfort and the couple soon find themselves unable to fight the attraction.
Can they weather the storm that’s raging between them and find the start of a future together? Or will the ghosts of the past prove too hard to overcome?
A dark past…
Grace Witherspoon’s old life in New York was slowly killing her. Daily abuse at the hands of her fiancé forced her to do the unthinkable: Fake her own death and leave the ballet world behind. Now with a fresh start in small town Tennessee, she finally feels safe— as long as no one finds out who she really is. The last thing she needs is the local cop hanging around trying to make-nice. Even if he is the hottest thing in the South, Grace is done with men.
A bleak future…
Policeman Sloan Jackson is done with women. After catching his fiancée with another man, Sloan decides it’s best to focus on crime rather than love. Too bad his match-making sister doesn’t agree, determined Grace is perfect for Sloan. Despite his fear of being hurt again, Sloan can’t deny the instant desire he feels for Grace and asks her out. But as they grow closer, the past comes back to haunt them. And as secrets bubble to the surface, their new relationship is threatened, along with Grace’s safety.
When Grace’s true identity is revealed, can Sloan ever forgive another woman who’s deceived him?
As a high ranking Guardian in the Arkansas Pack, Zane Steele, doesn’t have time for nonsense. He lives a life of control and discipline. But during a drug takedown of a rogue pack, Zane is injected with something and he no longer can control when he shifts. Vulnerable to outing his species to humans he has nowhere left to turn
With no other option, he cuts communication from his Pack Master and flees to try to find a cure before he can face retribution for breaking the Pack Law.
Werewolf, Skylar Wade looks to the future and refuses to focus on her demon laden past. She’s built her own construction company in hopes to one day have enough money to renovate an abandoned building as a safe home for runaway girls who need protecting. As a child she knew the horror of abuse and has made it her life to help other females like herself. But when she finds Zane naked and hiding out at one of her construction sites she is forced to face the memories of her childhood.
Brought together under devastating circumstances, they realize they need each other’s help to face what lies ahead. Can they trust each other to disobey the Pack Law and risk their own lives? Or will the retribution be so severe that it’s each wolf for themselves?
Welcome to Somewhere, TX ~ Volume 3
Five Authors, One Town, No Limits...
From KRYSTAL SHANNAN/EMMA ROMAN Paranormal Romance/Contemporary Romance The Kane-Diaz wedding should go off without a hitch at Saddles For Hope Ranch...
From KC KLEIN Contemporary Western Romance ...but Brent Kane wakes up in jail and in the next cell is Somewhere's sheriff...
From LAVENDER DAYE Contemporary Western Romance ...so the town looks to Hart Winston, in the midst of a crisis...
From JODI VAUGHN Contemporary Western Romance ...and Dr. Candace Roe may have to save a life today...
From R.L.Syme/Becca Boyd Romantic Suspense ...because Marcus Edison and Tande Walker have a secret that could ruin this wedding... Somewhere Texas Saga, in series order... Texas Sunrise (Box Set #1 ~ Books #1-#5) Month of Sundays (Book #6) Texas Straight Up (Box Set #2 ~ Books #7-#11)
He’s hiding a secret and she’s his only hope……
Shawn Collins is terrible at choosing men. One bitter divorce under her belt has her swearing off men completely, especially cowboy Casanova, Walker Hammett. She wants to focus on herself and make peace with her past.
Walker Hammett has a reputation as a player in Somewhere and the cowboy has one rule. Never bring a woman back to his house. But when it comes to Shawn, he finds himself willing not only to break that rule but to never let her go.
After one crazy night together, Shawn discovers the handsome cowboy is hiding a secret from the people of Somewhere and it makes her question every assumption she’s ever made about him. Walker soon realizes that he will have to trust Shawn to not only keep his secret, but seek her help as well. Sparks fly between them as Walker discovers trusting Shawn might be the best decision he’s ever made. Now if he can just get her to see him as more than the player the town knows him to be.
Can the unlikely couple overcome their prejudices about the other and find a future together? Or will they both end up in nothing but trouble?
WELCOME BACK TO SOMEWHERE, TX!
In Volume Two, you'll find four full-length small town romances:
TROUBLE IN TEXAS by Jodi Vaughn (Contemporary Western Romance)
He’s hiding a secret and she’s his only hope…
TO LOVE A MATE by Krystal Shannan (Paranormal / Werewolf / New Adult College Romance)
Can a small-town cowboy win the heart of a woman who doesn’t have one?
THE BLACKHEARTED COWBOY by KC Klein (Contemporary Western Romance)
Chandler Sloan has everything—too bad his heart is as black as they come.
FIRE FIGHT by Becca Boyd (Contemporary Western Romantic Suspense)
She walked away once and he let her go, but when her life is on the line, can he watch her walk away again?
Werewolf Jayden Parker tried to leave his personal demons behind in Louisiana when he joined the Guardians in the Arkansas Pack. But when his Pack Master puts him on a mission to stop a stalker that’s targeting a female, Jayden comes face to face with his haunted past and the woman he once failed to protect.
Shamed and abandoned by her family, werewolf Haley Guthrie is forced to start over in Arkansas. Instead of a fresh start, she finds herself in danger and has to rely on Guardian, Jayden to protect her.
In a twist of fate Jayden and Haley are reunited, only to discover an undeniable passion that refuses to be ignored. Jayden refuses to fail Haley again and vows to catch the stalker before he can harm her.
Will Jayden lay down his life for the one woman who can set his soul and heart free? Or will they both lose everything before love is given a second chance?
Werewolf Braxton Devereaux would do anything to protect his mother from his abusive father, even commit murder. Or so everyone assumes.
Pack Law justice is swift and unforgiving when it comes to murder, and soon werewolf Assassins are out to balance the scales - Braxton’s life for his father’s. On the run, Braxton flees on his Harley to the anti-extradition state of Missouri, but before he crosses the border, he is felled by an Assassin's bullet, and an unsuspecting blonde.
Kate Wolph is in a legal battle to avoid losing her Bed and Breakfast to foreclosure. The last thing she needs is an injured wolf to care for, let alone a gorgeous man with blank eyes and a deadly smile. But the supernatural world of danger that surrounds him threatens to swallow more than just her life.
Can Braxton track down the real killer before the Assassins find him, or will Pack Justice cost him not only his life but the life of the only woman he’s ever loved?
Hell on Wheels…
Werewolf Guardian, Damon Trahan lives by a Code: Protect the Pack with his life. Damon has experienced death and betrayal, now all he wants is the freedom of his Harley and the loyalty of the men he rides with, the only family he has left. Those are the things he knows and believes in. Love and the hurt that comes with it has no place in his world…Until he receives new orders: Rescue female werewolf, Ava Renfroe from a Pack of rogue wolves.
Hell on Heels…
Bartender Ava Renfroe is tired of Alpha males running her life. Being raised as the daughter of a Military General made her want independence more than air—and she has it! Until she’s kidnapped. Damon Trahan, her alpha male rescuer and bossy pain-in-the-ass, is exactly the kind of man she doesn’t want, but try telling that to her libido. His brooding good looks are panty-dropping hot. Too bad he’s bat-shit crazy and thinks he’s a werewolf. Worse, he claims she’s a werewolf too. But when Damon shifts in front of her, she begins to doubt everything she’s known to be true.
Hell to pay…
On the run from the rogues, Ava and Damon can’t ignore the red hot passion between them. But Damon knows it can’t last. Will he sacrifice everything he’s ever known to have the one thing he’s never meant to have? Or will the war between the Packs destroy them before love is given a chance?
She can heal his broken ribs, but it will take more than medicine to repair her reputation…
Nurse Emily Smith’s career was almost DOA thanks to her no-good, drug selling ex-boyfriend. Moving to Somewhere, Texas, she hoped to have a fresh start in the small county hospital, far away from all the accusing rumors and pitying looks. It was a good plan, until she found out her ex took out a business loan in her name. It seems he stole more than a prescription pad. Now Emily has to repay the huge loan or face legal action.
All ranch owner, Derrek Diaz, wanted was a Saturday night of fun. A few beers, a long ride in the fresh air…he hadn’t planned on a trip to the ER. The last thing he needs is to be unable to work. No, scratch that. The last thing he needs is a woman underfoot at the ranch. But when he overhears Emily begging for extra work shifts to pay an overdue bill, he speaks before he thinks. Now he has a gorgeous nurse staying with him, taking care of him and trying to be a ranch hand.
Things are about to get a whole hotter in Texas.
Welcome to Somewhere, TX
Five Authors, One Town, No Limits...
THE COWBOY ROCKSTAR by KC Klein (Contemporary Western Romance)
She's off-limits and he's off his game, but together, they could make perfect harmony...
SADDLE UP by Jodi Vaughn (Contemporary Western Romance)
She can heal his broken ribs, but it will take more than medicine to repair her reputation…Things are about to get a whole lot hotter in Texas.
FIRE AWAY by Becca Boyd (Small Town Romantic Suspense)
When two people fall for the same cupcake, more than tempers flare...
TO SAVE A MATE by Krystal Shannan (Paranormal/Werewolf/New Adult Romance)
A chance he'd never thought he'd have comes at a price he never wanted her to pay.
A MONTH OF SUNDAYS by Lavender Daye and R.L. Syme (Contemporary Romance)