Author: Margaret Brownley

Margaret is a New York Times bestselling author and two-time Romance Writers of America RITA finalist, with more than 40 novels to her credit. Not bad for someone who flunked 8th grade English. Just don't ask her to diagram a sentence.

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The Cowboy Meets His Match - The Haywire Brides, #2

The Cowboy Meets His Match
  • Number: 1492658375
  • Release: 2019-05-28
  • Author: Margaret Brownley
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Western
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
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His first mistake was marrying her.

His second was falling in love.

Chase McKnight will do anything to secure his family's ranch?but marriage to a complete stranger? That's a hard pill to swallow. Yet the will is clear: Chase needs a wife by his side if he wants to keep his home, so he meets his veiled lady at the courthouse steps and reluctantly says "I do".

Too bad he married the wrong bride.

When Boston runaway Emily Fields agreed to marry a Texas stranger to escape her family's scandal, she wasn't prepared to get hitched to the wrong cowboy! Stuck in a secret compromise, she has one year to learn the ways of the ranch and convince Chase's family they're happily married. But when the lie becomes true, the past catches up to them and they must save the love they never expected...


Cowboy Charm School - Haywire Brides, #1

Cowboy Charm School
  • Number: B07CPB154F
  • Release: 2018-09-04
  • Author: Margaret Brownley
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Western, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
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When Texas Ranger Brett Tucker accidentally derails a wedding, he's determined to bring the estranged couple back together...but he never dreamed he'd start falling for the bride!

Texas Ranger Brett Tucker hates to break up a wedding, but the groom—notorious criminal Frank Foster—is a danger to any woman. So he busts into the church, guns blazing...only to find he has the wrong man.

STOP THAT WEDDING!

Bride-to-be Kate Denver is appalled by her fiancé's over-the-top reaction to the innocent mistake and calls off the wedding—for good. Guilt-ridden, Brett's desperate to get them back on track. But the more time he spends with Kate, the harder he falls...and the more he yearns to prove that he's her true match in every way.


How the West Was Wed

How the West Was Wed
  • Number: B07BGHDW3F
  • Release: 2018-03-13
  • Author: Margaret Brownley
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Western
  • Publisher: Ten Talents Press
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The only thing threatening their success is love.

After finding herself a widow at the age of twenty-six, JOSIE JOHNSON moves back home to Two-Time, Texas and takes over the town’s only newspaper, the Gazette. Everything works as planned until the very charming, very handsome BRANDON WADE moves to town to start his own newspaper. At first Josie welcomes the competition, but soon learns that readers prefer Wade’s bold hyperbole to her more serious type of journalism.

Brandon never meant to put the pretty publisher out of business and suggests a solution. Nothing sells newspapers like a good juicy scandal, but lacking that, the next best thing is a good old-fashioned print war between two battling editors. Brandon even writes up an article disparaging himself and his paper to demonstrate. Josie refuses to stoop to such tactics. She’ll gain her readers back on her own terms—or not at all! But when her paper accidentally publishers Wade’s article, the print wars are on.

The rivalry between Josie and Brandon meets with immediate success and both newspapers fly off the racks. The editorial warfare is the talk of the town and readers can’t seem to get enough. But while the ink wars rage on, Josie and Brandon soon find themselves fighting yet another battle—a mutual attraction that could put everything they worked for at risk.


Christmas in a Cowboy's Arms

Christmas in a Cowboy's Arms
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: B01N27V1HX
  • Release: 2017-10-03
  • Authors: Rosanne Bittner, Leigh Greenwood, Margaret Brownley, Anna Schmidt, Amy Sandas, Linda Broday
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Western, Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
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In the wild and untamed West, it takes cowboy's embrace to see you through a long winter's night. Stay toasty this holiday season with heart-warming tales from bestselling authors Leigh Greenwood, Rosanne Bittner, Linda Broday, Margaret Brownley, Anna Schmidt, and Amy Sandas.

The Beating Heart of Christmas

Whether it's a lonely spinster finding passion at last...an infamous outlaw-turned-lawman reaffirming the love that keeps him whole...a lost and broken drifter discovering family in unlikely places...a Texas Ranger risking it all for one remarkable woman...two lovers bringing together a family ripped apart by prejudice...or reunited lovers given a second chance to correct past mistakes...a Christmas spent in a cowboy's arms is full of hope, laughter, and—most of all—love.


A Match Made in Texas - Two-Time Texas, #2

A Match Made in Texas
  • Number: 9781492608165
  • Release: 2017-06-06
  • Author: Margaret Brownley
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Western
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
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Welcome to Two-Time Texas:

Where tempers burn hot

Love runs deep

And a single woman can change the course of history:

There's a new sheriff in town.

Amanda Lockwood gets more than she bargained for when she's elected Two-Time Texas's first female sheriff. Anxious to prove herself, she sets out to stop crime in its tracks—taking down wanted man Rick Barrett in the process. But there's something special about the charming outlaw. Common sense says he must be guilty...but her heart keeps telling her otherwise.

So what's a sheriff to do? Gather an all-female posse and ride to save the day.

Things sure don't look good for Rick. If he doesn't convince the pretty sheriff to let him go, he'll soon be pushing up daisies. But his plan to woo her to his side backfires when he's the one who falls head over heels. Now he must choose between freedom or saving the woman he loves...and the clock is ticking.

Who knew A Match Made in Texas could be such sweet, clean, madcap fun?


Left at the Altar - A Match Made in Texas, #1

Left at the Altar
  • Number: 9781492608134
  • Release: 2016-11-01
  • Author: Margaret Brownley
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Western, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
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Welcome to Two-Time Texas:

Where tempers burn hot

Love runs deep

And a single marriage can unite a feuding town

...or tear it apart for good

In the wild and untamed West, time is set by the local jeweler...but Two-Time Texas has two: two feuding jewelers and two wildly conflicting time zones. Meg Lockwood's marriage was supposed to unite the families and finally bring peace. But when she's left at the altar by her no-good fiancé, Meg's dreams of dragging her quarrelsome neighbors into a ceasefire are dashed.

No wedding bells? No one-time town.

Hired to defend the groom against a breach of promise lawsuit, Grant Garrison quickly realizes that the only thing worse than small-town trouble is falling for the jilted bride. But there's something about Meg's sweet smile and determined grit that draws him in...even as the whole crazy town seems set on keeping them apart.

Who knew being Left at the Altar could be such sweet, clean, madcap fun?


A Pioneer Christmas Collection - 9 Stories of Finding Shelter and Love in a Wintry Frontier

A Pioneer Christmas Collection
  • Stars
  • Number: B00E257RKK
  • Release: 2013-09-01
  • Authors: Lauraine Snelling, Margaret Brownley, Marcia Gruver, Kathleen Fuller, Vickie McDonough, Cynthia Hickey, Shannon McNear, Michelle Ule, Anna Carrie Urquhart
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, * Romance: Inspirational, Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Barbour Books
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Journey along with American settlers who learn that despite where the trail takes them or how primitive their lodgings may be Christmas is all about the heart. Determined to honor Christ’s birth, these pioneers find a way to make Christmas happen in places like a cave, a tipi, and a dugout. Modern readers will enjoy a peek into life before commercialism took over the sacred day, distracting us from the true blessings of faith, hope, and love. Enjoy nine original novellas of Christmas romance as penned from many of today’s leading Christian authors, including Lauraine Snelling, Kathleen Fuller, and Vickie McDonough.


A Vision of Lucy - A Rocky Creek Romance

A Vision of Lucy
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781595548115
  • Release: Out Now
  • Author: Margaret Brownley
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Western, * Romance: Inspirational
  • Publisher: Thomas Nelson
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Trouble follows Lucy wherever she goes. So does a vision of second chances . . . and love.

Lucy Fairbanks dreams of working as a photographer at the Rocky Creek newspaper. Her deepest hope is that her father will see her as an artist, the way he thought of her deceased mother, whose paintings still hang on their walls.

But disaster follows Lucy on every photo assignment: a mess of petticoats and ribbons, an accidental shooting, even a fire.

When Lucy meets David Wolf-a rugged, reclusive man who lives on the outskirts of town-she thinks she can catch the attention of the town with his photograph. She doesn't count on her feelings stirring whenever she's near him.

Two things happen next that forever change the course of Lucy's life. But will these events draw her closer to God or push her further away? And how will David accept this new vision of Lucy?


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