BrideseBook - 1999
Unforgiving Bride: Falcon runs into an old high school chum on the street. Grant Ainsworth's wife, Mara, is the most beautiful woman Falcon has ever laid his eyes on. Their little daughter Susannah is with them ... the 'picture-perfect' family. Grant is a bit of a playboy as well as an alcoholic. When the two friends meet for a drink, Falcon leaves Grant, who wants to drink on his own. Tragedy strikes. The widowed Mara blames Falcon and has a deep hatred for him. When Susannah is diagnosed with a potentially fatal disease, Mara turns to Falcon for help. His money can help the child. Feeling guilty about the circumstances, Falcon agrees to help. The tension between the two turns to passion. Letting go of the past is not an easy thing to do. Susannah's life is what matters most. Headstrong Bride: Callen Whitelaw has been engaged twice ... to men her father disapproved of. She was determined to marry despite her father's disapproval, but both times, she came around and saw the men for whom they really were. The third engagement has Garth and her older brother Zach protesting. She is about to marry her father's enemy, Sam Longstreet. Sam is the most caring man she has ever met and is determined to make a good life for her with him, despite her family's possible estrangement. Sam Whitelaw may not be the man she thinks he is either, and has ulterior motives for his new bride ... revenge on the Whitelaws! The passion between them is great, but Sam can never say 'I love you", knowing that when his mission is accomplished he will dump her. Can Callen tame this lone stallion, and will the Whitelaws and Longstreets be able to live in peace? Disobedient Bride: Zach has some deep rooted emotional problems when it comes to love. His first love died in an airplane crash two days before they were to be married. There is more to that story that keeps Zach from getting past it. He wants heirs to his ranch "Hawk's Pride". When Rebecca Littlewolf sees the ad, she knows it was meant to be. After all, she lived on the ranch as a child while her father worked for Zach, and has been in love with him to this day. But Zach makes it clear right from the start that he only wants a mother for his children. Rebecca lets him know that all she wants from him in return is to open a camp for children in remission of cancer. While trying for a child, their passion heats up. Zach has given Rebecca one year to get pregnant. Can he keep from getting emotionally involved with this woman who heart is opened to everybody that needs a helping hand?
Publisher: Don Mills, Ont. : HQN, c1999.
Branch Call Number: eBOOK OVERDRI
Characteristics: 377 p. ; 24 cm.