Award-winning author Raine English always wanted to be a writer. She began her career as a journalist, but writing romance novels was her passion. Her stories have won many awards, including finalling in the Romance Writers of America® Golden Heart® and winning the Daphne du Maurier Award.
Raine has two ongoing series available, The Romance Reborn Holiday Series (contemporary romance) and The Tempted Series (paranormal romance). A single title Gothic historical romance, Mistress of Raghery, is due later in October.
When not behind her computer, you can find her reading, usually something involving the supernatural. She lives in New England with her family, two dogs, and a mischievous cat.
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Raine English books:
Tin Angel (The Romance Reborn Holiday Series, Book 1)
Date with a Vampire (The Tempted Series, Book 1)
The magic of Valentine's Day comes alive in a very special holiday anthology of never-before published novellas by award winning and Amazon bestselling authors. This box set is available only at Amazon!
Be My Other Valentine by Jasmine Haynes
Five years ago, Grace was given a sacred duty by a woman dying of cancer: Every Valentine's Day, Grace must deliver a special cake to a girl named Valentine, addressed from the girl's mother in heaven. But this year, Grace's van gives up the ghost before she delivers her cargo.
His daughter Valentine is all Brian has left of his wife, but he's forgotten the cake Valentine receives every year, and they've moved to a new house with no way to contact the baker who follows his wife's wishes.
In their quest to fulfill a dying woman's last request, can Grace and Brian find their own Valentine?
Hotel Amore by Pamela Fryer
After being jilted at the altar by her fiancé, Virginia Montgomery quit her job and moved a thousand miles away to manage Hotel Amore on Little West Cay, hoping she'd never see that no-good coward Thomas Bennet again. But Fate and Mother Nature conspire and whip up a little Valentine's Day magic to bring Virginia and Thomas back together.
Civil War Valentine by Haley Whitehall
Charlie Bristol comes to Seattle to set up a traveling Valentine's Day exhibit. The director of the museum surprises her with a package of Civil War valentines from an anonymous donor. She is touched by the heartfelt messages. Does such powerful love still exist?
During a nap she dreams she's alive during the Civil War and meets Elliot Lowery, the author of the valentines who mistakes her for his fiancée Charlotte. She and Elliot negotiate the murky waters of wartime romance. When she wakes she's still under the dream's spell and Valentine's Day love is in the air. Can love work some miracle time and death cannot overcome?
Forever My Valentine by Raine English
Miranda's determined to avoid the man whose heart she broke. Until she finds an engagement ring engraved with a decades' old date. The only man who can help reunite the precious ring with its owner is the last man she wanted to see.
When Ian sees Miranda come into his antique shop, his defenses go up. She walked away from him once without a backward glance. But when their eyes meet and sparks fly, the frost begins to melt from around his heart.
A snowy Valentine's journey to bring the ring to its elderly owner could turn into a second chance at romance for Miranda and Ian. Or prove that their love was never meant to be.
Finding Mr. Right by Lois Winston
In this sequel to the award-winning Hooking Mr. Right, Grace Wainwright, has become romance guru Dr. Trulee Lovejoy. Thea Chandler, the original Trulee, now married to her Mr. Right, is a successful cookbook author and co-host with Grace of Love Recipes. When producer Beck Delaney announces a Valentine theme for February's shows, Grace freaks. The worst day of her life occurred on Valentine's Day, and she wants no reminder of it. Beck has his own reason for hating the holiday but must bow to sponsor demands. When a citywide blackout traps him and Grace in his 34th floor office, their adversarial relationship really begins to heat up.
Valentine Rules by Mel Curtis
It started as an innocent assignment-accompany an actress fresh out of rehab on shopping trips-but gained Gemma Kent a makeover and notoriety as a mystery woman with the Twitter handle: GlitterfrostGem. Everyone in Hollywood is speculating about her identity. In real life, Gemma wears combat boots, Poindexter glasses, and a prickly attitude. Now Randy Farrell, the man she can't get out of her head, wants a date with Glitterfrost Gem! Which would be great if he realized that invisible Gemma Kent and Glitterfrost Gem were one and the same.
A Gothic romance set in the Victorian era.
On a storm-shrouded island, ghosts of the past threaten to kill again.
Sheeva Desmond always believed she’d marry for love. But when she’s left penniless after her parents’ deaths and her fiancé cancels their wedding, she’s convinced love is a fairy tale. Desperate to find a way to support herself, she takes a position as governess to a troubled mute boy. She never expects to lose her heart to the boy’s handsome father. Or to become entangled in a deadly mystery.
Ronan Quinn, Master of Rathlin Island, spent years in an unhappy marriage. When his faithless wife threatens to leave him and is later found dead, he blames himself for not keeping her safe. He’s left with a hardened heart and a devastated young son. The beautiful governess he hires may have the courage to help his son and to heal Ronan’s soul. But a murderer from his past haunts the shadows and threatens them all.
??? Warning: Mistress of Raghery contains restless ghosts, misty cliffs, mysterious smugglers and a woman who will challenge them all to win the heart of the man she loves.
Novel length, approximately 77,000 words.
She gave him her heart, but he wanted her soul!
Melody Johnson dreams of meeting a man as dashing and wonderful as the heroes in the books she reads. Being a realist, she knows that’s highly unlikely. Besides, men always leave her for someone more exciting--until she wins the lottery, that is. Pursued by scores of men happy to help spend her fortune, Melody longs to have her quiet life back. When a network executive offers a reality show, she seizes the opportunity to show the world she’s off the single’s market. Melody leaves her quaint hometown in New York for a sunny island in the Pacific where twenty gorgeous bachelors will vie for her heart and where she can stage a phony engagement. What she never expects, though, is to fall in love with a vampire.
Guystof LeBreque is a four-hundred-year-old Romanian vampire who hates the taste of blood. He’s roamed the earth for centuries, loathing the monster trapped inside him. After his mother’s death at the hands of vampire-hunting assassins, Guystof vows never to turn a woman into a vampire. But when his father gives him an ultimatum to marry a rich woman in sixty days or lose his legacy to his bloodthirsty brother, Guystof battles his conscience. Does he keep the promise he made to himself, or does he keep his brother from power? Guystof resorts to drastic measures. He becomes a bachelor on a hit reality show. What he doesn’t anticipate is losing his heart to the woman whose mortal life he must end.