New Releases by Sweet Romance Reads Authors

New Releases Available in 2017

Chasing Christmas
by Shanna Hatfield
A new look for novels by Beate Boeker!

Meg:  Beach Brides Series Book 1
by Julie Jarnagin

Also available on Kindle Unlimited

Lisa: Beach Brides Series Book 6
by Denise Devine

Also on Kindle Unlimited

Kim:  Beach Brides Series Book 8
by Magdalena Scott

Also available on Kindle Unlimited

Rose:  Beach Brides Series Book 9
by Shanna Hatfield

Also available on Kindle Unlimited

Lily: Beach Brides Series Book 10
by Ciara Knight

Also available on Kindle Unlimited
On pre-order now - Release date August 8th
Amy:  Beach Brides Series Book 12
by Raine English

Also on Kindle Unlimited

Wedding Pets & Kisses
Participating SRR Authors:
Donna Fasano
Denise Devine
Raine English
Cindy Flores Martinez
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Once Upon a Time by Magdalena Scott

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Of Buds and Blossoms by Liwen Y. Ho

Love, Special Delivery by Melinda Curtis
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The Bridesmaid Wore White by Melinda Curtis
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A Kiss is Just a Kiss by Melinda Curtis

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Her Baby's Protector (Saved by the Lawman)
by Margaret Daley


The Cowboy's Texas Family by Margaret Daley

Grace and the Rancher by Mary Alford

I Love You three by Milou Koenings

The Vegas Proposal by Julie Jarnagin

The Marshall's Surrender by Kristin Holt

This Noelle (Holidays in Mountain Home, Book 3) by Kristin Holt 

Pleasance's First Love by Kristin Holt

Sophia's Leap Year Courtship by Kristin Holt

Finding Joy (Love's Compass: Book 5)
by Melanie Snitker

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Available in 2016

Corsets and Cuffs (Baker City Brides, Book 3) by Shanna Hatfield

Sheriff Tully Barrett meets his match when a pampered woman comes to town, catching his eye and capturing his heart.

The Blank Book (Serendipity, Indiana Book Four) by Magdalena Scott
Sweet romance/women's fiction/mystery/paranormal
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Sweet Voice by Beate Boeker
Nobody falls in love with a voice, but in spite of that firm belief, Bridget is magnetically drawn to the man who claims that her voice bewitched him. Now, she has to make up her mind: Should she stay engaged to boring Bobby or trust the charmer Daniel McMurty?


Bertie (Pendleton Petticoats, Book 6) by Shanna Hatfield
Haunted by the trauma of her past, Bertie Hawkins must open her heart to love if she has any hope for the future.

Valentine Bride (Holiday Brides, Book 1) by Shanna Hatfield

Fynlee Dale returns to Holiday to take care of her wacky grandmother. Carson Ford vows to look after his elderly aunt after buying her ranch. They find themselves in the midst of a plot by two scheming old women determined to make them fall in love.

I Love You More by Josie Riviera
A billionaire and a single mother have more in common than they know.
He’s a billionaire businessman … 
Luciano Donati, entrepreneur and eligible bachelor, lost his first wife to cancer.
He remembers Anastasia as a teenager who idolized him, not this lovely, fragile woman...

She’s a single mom … 
 Anastasia Markow, cancer survivor and divorced mother, wants to make sure she has custody of her adopted daughter, Soo-Min. But when she encounters the first man she ever loved, her battered heart can’t help but bloom again. And when Luciano and Soo-Min take to each other, resisting his charm becomes even harder.
When a hurricane strands them together, they must trust each other to survive …

Can Valentine’s Day bring this unlikely pair together … this time for good?

Since You Went Away by Cindy Flores Martinez
 An Inspirational Romance novella, approximately 24,500 words, based on the sweet romance, Three Plus Three.

Two years after losing her husband, who was the love of her life, a grieving widow visits their favorite place the day before Valentine's Day with their beloved bichon frisé. That day, she meets a handsome widower who makes her feel alive again.

A story about loss and finding new love.

The Wedding Barn by Julie Jarnagin
In book three of the Taste of Texas series, USA Today bestselling author Julie Jarnagin invites you to slow down and experience life on a rural Texas ranch. And fall in love, all over again…

Paige Morgan’s career is in shambles. What kind of wedding planner gets left at the altar? So when a job planning parties on a ranch in rural Texas comes her way, she jumps at it. So what if the cowboy who runs the place isn’t happy she’s there?

Rancher Nick Reid risked his heart once… and lost. Who needs love? He’s got a great life on the family ranch—so long as Paige Morgan and her city ideas don’t ruin it all. If only his family didn’t need her help to save their livelihood. And if only he wasn’t so darned drawn to the woman. But no sooner does Nick start to believe in love again, than a socialite shows up looking for Paige. Asking her to plan an elaborate wedding. Back in the city.

Both Paige and Nick need a second chance at love. But what will it cost them to take it?

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Every Woman Needs A Praying Man                 by Pat Simmons
First impressions can make or break a business deal and they definitely could be a relationship buster, but an ill-timed panic attack draws two strangers together. Unlike firefighters who run into danger, instincts tell businessman Tyson Graham to head the other way as fast as he can when he meets a certain damsel in distress. Days later, the same woman struts through his door for a job interview. Monica Wyatt might possess the outwardly beauty and the brains on paper, but Tyson doesn’t trust her to work for his firm, or maybe he doesn’t trust his heart around her.   
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Faith by Lyn Cote
The Civil War battlefield is the last place Quakeress Faith Cathwell thought she’d find herself. But with a gift for nursing, Faith seizes this opportunity to join the fight for abolition―and to search for Shiloh, a freeborn childhood friend who was kidnapped and sold south by unscrupulous slave catchers.

Knowing it’s much too dangerous for her to search enemy territory alone, Faith enlists the help of Colonel Devlin Knight, who is indebted to her for saving his cousin’s life. 
Blazing a trail east with the rest of Grant’s army, Dev and Faith fight their personal battles―and a growing attraction to each other. When beliefs clash and passions flare, they quickly find that the only thing more dangerous than the war surrounding them is the battle within their hearts.
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The Cowboy's Last Goodbye (Grass Valley Cowboys, Book 6) by Shanna Hatfield

Ben Morgan has no problem safeguarding his heart until he meets a sweet woman determined to ignore his considerable charms.


Available in 2015

Christmas Papa by Mona Risk

Single mother Monica Roland has her life on the right track. Until Michael kisses her. But Michael Wheeler is a workaholic businessman who travels the world and enjoys his freedom.

With her twin boys’ care and her own studies as top priorities, Monica moves on with her life and lands a dream assignment in Paris. Just when Michael decides to give up his wanderings and settle in Kentucky.

How can he convince her that a demanding career doesn’t preclude love?

Two Loves for Christmas by Mona Risk

Joshua Dutton’s lifestyle and tabloids pictures threaten his father’s senatorial campaign. His parents insist on finding him a sweet temporary fiancée to repair the damage.
With only her German shepherd for friend, Emma Cassiero struggles with a heap of problems. Attraction sizzles between her and Josh, but no one mentions the secret deal made by her stepmother and the Senior Duttons. When the truth comes out Emma is devastated. Were Josh’s kisses part of the charade? Has Josh lost her or would he be able to team up with her German shepherd to love and protect her?

His Christmas Promise by Alicia Street

A stray dog finds refuge with Justin, an ex-Army helicopter pilot, and helps restore his grandmother’s will to live. It seems like a Christmas miracle until the freewheeling bachelor war vet discovers the mutt belongs to stubbornly independent single mom, Ronni, a woman he’d met and cannot forget. Aside from being a therapy dog that Ronni takes into hospitals and nursing homes, the pooch is also the favorite pet of her eight-year-old daughter—and she wants him back. Justin fears his grandmother’s health will plummet if he gives the dog back. But Christmas has a way of turning things around, and Ronni and Justin are in for a holiday season filled with challenges,  changes—and love.


Christmas Wedding (Serendipity, Indiana - Book 3) by Magdalena Scott

December 1st: Jim Standish’s proposal has been accepted, and he’s ready—right this minute—to marry the love of his life with a quick trip to the courthouse. But Melissa Singer wants the event to be beautiful, romantic, and memorable.

Friends and family are doing their best to help. But they're also busy with the holiday season on the Standish Family Christmas Tree Farm. An unwelcome reminder of the past appears, the dress designer is working overtime, and nothing seems to be going right.

They just have 25 days to make it happen. Is it possible to create the perfect Christmas Wedding?

Christmas Wedding (Book 3 in the Serendipity, Indiana series) is a wholesome, heartwarming small town romance that will make you believe in second chances - and in Christmas magic.


Cherished Memories by Raine English

He’s about to make millions, but she’s standing in his way…

Zoe Goodwin must decide whether or not to sell her childhood home. Memories of the past are making her decision a difficult one, until she runs into an old classmate who wants to turn her quaint cul-de-sac into a high-rise apartment complex, displacing the elderly residents she’s known her entire life.

Ryan Cooper thinks buying up the properties on Blossom Court will be a piece of cake. After all, he’s prepared to offer above market value for the homes. What he never expects, though, is to fall in love with the woman who might thwart his plan and break his heart in the process.


Second Chance Bride by Raine English

Will this bride-to-be say “I do” to the wrong man?

Kya Reynolds is planning her dream wedding. However, fate steps in when a telepathic rescue dog convinces her she’s marrying the wrong man and leads her to Mr. Right.

Widower Devon Young believes he’ll never find happiness again, but when his golden retriever falls for a spunky pit bull whose owner lights a spark in him as well, it might not just be the dogs that are falling in love.


Emily's Dreams by Magdalena Scott

Serendipity, Indiana - Book Two

Emily Kincaid was seriously injured in a car wreck (Small Town Christmas). Now she has to figure out how to live instead of simply surviving. Her past includes a series of broken relationships and dead-end jobs, but her future is a giant question mark. Everybody wants to help--the nurse aide Emily can't stand, Emily's grandmother who had the perfect marriage and wants Emily to find the right man, and her teenage sisters who are eager to get her out of their way. David Standish wants to help too, but he's the guy Emily can never have. He's older, and cosmopolitan while she's small town boring...

And on top of all this, there's the voice in Emily's head that keeps giving her advice she can't understand.

Come to Serendipity, and believe in the magic of Love!


Chasing Happiness by Raine English

Love always wins, or so they thought…

Zoe, Katie, and Ariana are the owners of the Rosebud, a flower shop in quaint Lakefield, Maine. But the three childhood friends have more than a business in common. As teenagers, they made a pact to be married by twenty-five. Will these women fulfill their vow, or will they lose at love and be destined to remain single?

Book 1 of the Love Always series. However, this can be read as a stand-alone book.


Deadly Countdown by Margaret Daley

When Remy Broussard, an injured police officer, returns to Port David, Louisiana to visit before his medical leave is over, he discovers his childhood friend, Allie Martin, is being stalked. As Remy protects Allie and tries to find her stalker, they realize their feelings go beyond friendship.

When the stalker is found, they begin to explore the deeper feelings they have for each other, only to have a more sinister threat come between them. Will Allie be able to save Remy before he dies at the hand of a maniac?


Time for Love by Melinda Curtis

As a kid from a shattered family, Kathy Harris couldn't wait to get out of Harmony Valley. Yet here she is, back home, determined to rebuild her life and regain her young son's trust. But she doesn't expect to work miracles—unlike Dylan O'Brien, the enigmatic cowboy rumored to be a healer of misfit horses.

As they work to save an injured colt, Kathy starts to believe in a future with Dylan that she never thought possible. But one of Kathy's new rules is no more secrets…and Dylan has a big one. One that could destroy the life he and Kathy are building together.


Rescued by a Bridesmaid by Melinda Curtis

Long before Scarlet became a Bonander of the New York Bon-Bon Chocolate Bonanders, she grew up on the wild side of the Appalachians. Now this country girl turned debutante needs to head to the wilds of Ecuador to find her cousin’s missing groom in time for the wedding. All she’s got is her toothless Uncle Cletus, a beat-up motorcycle with a sidecar, and the sexy best man, Mike Romero to conquer rough terrain, territorial spiders, and one nasty drug lord who bears a striking resemblance to Mike.


Blessing Book 2 of Quaker Brides series by Lyn Cote

An impetuous love swept Blessing Brightman away from the Quaker community, into the highest ranks of Cincinnati society. But behind the glitter of ballroom and parlor, her spirit slowly eroded in an increasingly dangerous marriage. Widowed young, determined never to lose her independence again, Blessing reclaimed her faith and vowed to use her influence to fight for women’s rights and abolition.

Gerard Ramsay, scion of a wealthy Boston family, arrives in Cincinnati hoping to escape his father’s clutches with a strategy that will gain him independence. His plan is soon complicated, however, by the enchanting widow. Never before has a woman spoken as if she’s his equal—or challenged him to consider the lives of others.

In a city nearly ablaze with racial tensions quickly dividing the country, can two people worlds apart possibly find common ground?


Nursing the Soldier’s Heart by Merrilee Whren

Contemporary Christian Romance

Nurse Kirsten Bailey places her family above all else. She refuses to give former army medic Brady Hewitt any leeway for being weeks late in visiting his ill grandmother. But Brady has a good excuse, and he's eager to show the pretty nurse that first impressions aren't always right. While working with Brady to care for his grandmother and two orphaned boys, Kirsten realizes that his charm and kindness aren't an act. But Kirsten plans on doing missionary work abroad, and she's determined not to fall for the engaging soldier. Could the man she once dismissed be the one to make her stay forever?

Strong Women, Extraordinary Situations Box Set Books 1-3 by Margaret Daley

Deadly Hunt: All bodyguard Tess Miller wants is a vacation. But when a wounded stranger stumbles into her isolated cabin in the Arizona mountains, Tess becomes his lifeline. When Shane Burkhart opens his eyes, all he can focus on is his guardian angel leaning over him. And in the days to come he will need a guardian angel while being hunted by someone who wants him dead.

Deadly Intent: Texas Ranger Sarah Osborn thought she would never see her high school sweetheart, Ian O'Leary, again. But fifteen years later, Ian, an ex-FBI agent, has someone targeting him, and she's assigned to the case. Can Sarah protect Ian and her heart?

Deadly Holiday: Tory Caldwell witnesses a hit-and-run, but when the dead victim disappears from the scene, police doubt a crime has been committed. Tory is threatened when she keeps insisting she saw a man killed and the only one who believes her is her neighbor, Jordan Steele. Together, can they solve the mystery of the disappearing body and stay alive?


Security Breach by Margaret Daley


When White House tour director Selena Barrow is attacked in her office, the Capitol K-9 Unit goes on high alert. Selena's cousin is a person of interest in a congressman's shooting, and Selena has been collecting evidence to exonerate her. Could this be the break they're looking for? Officer Nicholas Cole and his dog, Max, step in to safeguard Selena—and to keep an eye on the evidence. As the attacks escalate, Selena finds it increasingly difficult to keep her distance from her handsome protector. But with an unknown enemy watching Selena's every move, Nicholas will become her confidant…and her lifeline.

Capitol K-9 Unit: These lawmen solve the toughest cases with the help of their brave canine partners.

Kiss the Cowboy by Julie Jarnagin

What if your competition for your dream job…was your dream man?

All Lucy Pickett needs to become executive chef in one of Dallas’s finest restaurants is to pull off the high-profile wedding she’s catering. So what if she’s forced to share duties with Dylan Lawson, a modern-day chuck-wagon cook? So what if he’s got rugged looks and cowboy charm? None of that is going to knock her off her game. Until she learns the restaurateur is considering Dylan for the position she wants. Game on–and it’s a winner-take-all event!

Dylan Lawson finally has the opportunity he’s been waiting for to prove he can do more than just be a ranch hand. The only thing standing in his way is the fiery chef fighting for the same position. Will the heated competition scorch any chance they have for love?


Lacy by Shanna Hatfield

Sweet romance blossoms between people from two very different worlds.

Will the bonds of love be stronger than the bonds of tradition?

Eager to make her own way in the world, Lacy Williams leaves behind her family on the Umatilla Reservation and accepts a job in Pendleton at the telephone office as an operator. The work she takes in stride, but dealing with the unfamiliar, unsettling feelings stirred by the handsome banker across the street is an entirely different matter. Grant Hill wants a wife.

However, not just any wife will do. If that were the case, he’d make an announcement at the mercantile and cause a stampede to the church. Grant wants a woman who will look beyond his material wealth and see into his heart. When he's all but given up on the possibility that such a woman exists, he runs into the lovely Lacy Williams.

The two of them must strive to discover if the bonds of love are stronger than the bonds of tradition in this sweet historical western romance.

The Art of Falling by Julie Jarnigan

Heather Tornsten needs a man…a celebrity, more specifically, for a fundraising gala for the Dallas art museum, where she works. And what better headliner than bull rider Wyatt Lawrence? Although why people idolize grown men who make their living falling off animals, she’ll never understand.

When his mom was diagnosed with cancer, Wyatt determined to focus on doing what she wants—like visiting some art museum. But when his mom teams up with Heather Tornsten to get him involved in a fundraiser, he knows he’s been set up. The more involved he gets with the pretty events coordinator, the more he realizes falling off a bull is far safer. Because falling for Heather–who has made it clear that she won’t risk her heart on any man who courts danger–might break a whole lot more than his bones.


Raising the Stakes by Karen Rock

Hiding from the world…

Tucking herself away in the Adirondack woods was supposed to keep Vivienne Harris safe. From dark memories of the Bronx, from danger, from entanglements. But when an orphaned bear cub raids her pantry and conservation officer Liam Walsh appears with news of poachers nearby, her private, peaceful world is turned upside down!

Suddenly two forces are drawing her out—Button, the cub who needs her help, and Liam, the man who's dead set against her rehabilitating the bear. If she can just win Liam's support, Vivie knows she can give Button a good life. And maybe find the courage to embrace a future with Liam…


Wedding Surprise by Mona Risk

Two weeks before their wedding, Claire and David receive an unexpected announcement that can destroy their relationship. Is their love for each other strong enough to turn the worst wedding surprise into the best?


To Save Her Child by Margaret Daley

When Ella Jackson's young son goes missing from wilderness day camp, Alaskan search and rescue worker Josiah Witherspoon is on the case. Ella and Josiah are ready to risk their lives to save her son, but will they risk their hearts, as well?



Following His Heart by Donna Fasano

Sara Carson is a 30-something widow with a busy life. Two fun-loving best friends, a caring mom who needs her, and a thriving sweet shop. What more could a woman want? But when the ancient plumbing in her shop springs a leak and a gorgeous, dark-eyed stranger rushes to her rescue, hilarity unfolds--and Sara quickly sees exactly what she's been missing.

Something most peculiar draws Landon Richards to Ocean City, Maryland--and to the lovely Sara. This woman touches his heart like no other, and the two of them explore the heady attraction that pulses between them. But haunting dreams have a way of encroaching on reality, and the strange phenomenon that brings these two together will also threaten to tear them apart.

This is the first book in the Ocean City Boardwalk Series, where life for three enterprising women, Sara, Heather, and Cathy, isn't just fun in the sun--love is waiting on those sandy shores!


The Christmas Wedding Cake by Alicia Street

Natalie and Shane were inseparable sweethearts until a pair of mysterious emails tore them apart. Years later they meet again on a reality TV cooking show—and it’s more than the oven that gets heated up.

List Price $.99

also on Kindle UK