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Merry & Bright
Merry Delfino left the police force because she could not stomach the brutal things people did. Now nothing angers her more than finding traps set on her land—except finding those traps full and putting the poor animals out of their misery. But this Christmas Eve, one trap caught a naked man. One who can turn into a fox. She knows she should stay out of whatever trouble landed Tyler Bright in that trap, but she can’t resist the mystery he brings with him. And soon she discovers she can't resist him, either.
One Night With A Witch
The last thing MI6 agent Eli Morgan expected was Pleiades witch Avery Donovan showing up to “rescue” him. Turns out she’s his biggest threat when an unexpected love spell hits them. Now he can’t keep his hands off the woman he vowed never to touch.
But something evil fights to posses Eli’s soul. The only one who can truly save him is his soulmate. Can’t be Avery. What they feel is spell-induced. Or is it?
Melting Jack Frost
Jack Frost, yes, that Jack Frost, missed his chance with Ginger when they were teenagers… But she’s returned to Holly Valley, and he’s determined to win her back. Can a cocky Winter Elf, a salty old wizard, and a food-motivated reindeer restore Ginger’s beliefs in Christmas and in love?
On a gut instinct from the Chicago alpha, Bailey Hart is assigned to work a missing child case. Using her empathic abilities for search and rescue is new for her, as well as constant contact with powerful dominant male Hudson Chase. Bailey is used to being bombarded with people’s emotions, but now, the sizzling lust from Hudson tests the limits of her focus. His inner wolf calls to her own on a level that’s new, primal, and too tempting to resist.
The Lone Wolf’s Wish
Shane Dodd has lost everything, his Pack, his home, and hope. His only wish this Christmas is to live long enough to exact revenge on the Nero assassin he believes killed his Pack. But when he steps between a bullet and a Piper Holland everything changes. The woman dressed as one of Santa's elves is his mate. She ignites a flame in his heart. But hope and love are dangerous wishes for a lone wolf.
Orphaned as a baby, Raven has no idea she’s a lycan . . . or that she’s in heat. But when she meets her hot new landlord Barrett, a lycan who was born mute and finds her as captivating as she does him, Mother Nature—and the chemistry between them—will reveal the mind-blowing truth in one passionate, turbulent night.
Her Dragon’s No Angel
Take one snowbound dragon, combine with one Christmas Angel, throw in a healthy dose of an attraction only the Universe could have conjured and top with the largest blizzard in a hundred years.
Dionora’s ex-fiance approaches the Vampire Council for a new marriage contract, not knowing Dionora’s current job makes her responsible for his next bridal match. Revenge is sweet with this sensual romantic comedy.
When Tessa, producer of the reality show The Real Werewives of Alaska, reconnects with her wolf shifter husband Cole for Christmas, she learns love is best unscripted. But will Cole put their family in danger when they cross paths with an all too familiar pack in Sawtooth Forest?
Chance doesn’t do romance. After the firefighter has his heart broken, his idea of a relationship consists of one night with no attachments. But the dragon shifter finds himself drawn to Hope, the waitress at the local diner. When Chance finally admits they belong together, it might prove too late. Turns out Hope didn’t run far enough from her past and it may be the end of them both.
Sharon Kay Penman follows up her acclaimed novel Lionheart with the vivid and heart-wrenching story of the last event-filled years in the life of Richard I of England, Coeur de Lion.
November 1192. After his bloody crusade in the Kingdom of Jerusalem, Richard and his crew are overcome by a sudden storm, its fierce winds propelling the ship onto the Sicilian shore. But this misfortune is just the beginning. Forced to make a dangerous choice, Richard finds himself in enemy territory, where he is captured—in violation of the papal decree protecting all crusaders—and handed over to the Holy Roman Emperor. Imprisoned in the notorious fortress at Trifels, from which few ever leave alive, Richard, for the first time in his life, experiences pure, visceral fear—while his mother, Eleanor of Aquitaine, moves heaven and earth to secure his release. Amid betrayals, intrigues, infidelities, wars, and illness, Richard’s courage and intelligence will become legend.
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A.D. 1189. After the death of his father, Henry II, and the early demise of two of his brothers, Richard is crowned King of England and immediately sets off for the Holy Land. This is the Third Crusade, marked by internecine warfare among the Christians and extraordinary campaigns against the Saracens. Richard’s surviving brother, the younger John, is left behind—and conspires with the French king to steal his brother’s throne. Only their mother, Eleanor of Aquitaine, now freed from decades of captivity, remains to protect Richard’s interests and secure his destiny.
In this engrossing saga, Sharon Kay Penman delivers a novel of passion, intrigue, battle, and deceit. Lionheart is a sweeping tale of a heroic figure—feared by his enemies and beloved by those he commanded—who became a legend in his own lifetime.