Carla must find her courage to save a baby, but will she ever be safe? Carla has known nothing but the orphanage for all her life. Derided because of the birthmark that covers half of her face, her only friend is Sally. When Sally dies in childbirth, she begs Carla to save her babys life. With Baby Marsha wrapped in her arms, Carla runs for their lives, making the long walk to the next town, Carrick Plains. There she finds comfort and help in a way she never expected. Soon she begins to relax, but Sheriff Bud Jeffries is curious about this newcomer. Carla is scared; she knows that her marked face makes her stand out. The father of baby Marsha has a lot to lose, and he is still searching for the child who could destroy him. Bud cannot get Carla out of his mind; as he gets to know her, love begins to form, but in trying to help her, he makes a deadly mistake. Danger has found Carla, and she knows that once again, she must run to save the baby. Will Bud accept his love and save her from the terror stalking her and the baby before its too late? Can Bud and Carla find love against the odds? Find out in The Marked Orphan Bride and a Baby for the Brave Sheriff. A best-selling historical Western novel guaranteed to make you fall in love.
©2020 Indiana Wake (P)2020 Indiana Wake
When Garth lost his arm, he didnt expect to lose his love. Will he find a new start with a mail order bride? Miner Garth Warrington was all set to marry his sweetheart, Caroline, when a devastating accident leaves him with just one arm. Soon after, the pretty, and spoiled Caroline abandons him as well. Desperate and dejected Garth places an advert looking for a bride. Recent widow Amy Moorland is desperate. At a young age, she was forced to marry a cruel and abusive man but now her husband is dead. Amy cannot support herself and knows her only hope is to become a mail order bride. When Amy and Garth meet they both realize that it was Amys husband who caused Garths accident. Angry, Garth blames the young widow and drives her away. When cooler heads prevail, Garth realizes that Amy was a victim of her husband too. Though he cannot marry her, he offers her a job. A relationship borne out of necessity leads to feelings neither thought was possible. Could love overcome such deep resentments or will Garth succumb to the wiles of his devious ex? Can two lonely souls overcome the harsh obstacles life has thrown their way to find a happily ever after? Find out in best-selling author Indiana Wakes all new full-length novel The Widow and the One-Armed Miner. Also, in the Love Against the Odds series: The Marked Orphan Bride and a Baby for the Brave Sheriff The Indian and the One-Legged Hero
©2020 Indiana Wake (P)2021 Indiana Wake
An unwilling alliance, a dangerous plan, and one mans horrific mission leads to dangerous exposure. Talking and walking faith is easy when life is going well, but how do you rely on God in the midst of an assailants attention? Addison Parker, a resident of small-town Massey, Georgia, works to serve and protect as a homicide detective in the city of Atlanta. Facing burn-out from constant exposure to societys dark side, Addison vows to locate the newly emerged murderer Jackdaw. This killer, hunting women who serve their community on the Southside of Atlanta, has targeted Addison Parker as his next quarry in this deadly scheme. Joe Vaughn, a news reporter and newly arrived resident of Atlanta, is trying to start over. His mothers long struggle with cancer and a journalistic mistake left him with a career nearly ended. Skeptical of police procedures after the botched investigation that let his fathers killers go free, he finds his current articles provide the only link between Jackdaws murders. Evidence that at first implicates Joe leads to an unwilling alliance aimed at drawing out the killer. Together Addison and Joe lay a trap to catch the elusive Jackdaw, but become ensnared by each other in the process. Addison, still running from a past relationship gone wrong, and Joe, a backslidden soul still hurting from his parents untimely deaths, battle each other in an attempt to deny a budding relationship. Will Addison and Joe stop seeing life through past hurt and betrayal so God can gift them with the relationship neither has dared to dream about? Can they find the killer before its too late, protecting Addison from the threat of death? Addison and Joe discover faith through their tumultuous journey together, trusting in Him when the natural world around them falls apart.
©2020 Dianna Shuford (P)2021 Dianna Shuford
There are few commonalities that will signify a manipulator at first glance. Moreover, manipulators are often cunning and know the power of a well-executed first impression. Foreknowledge is power. Understanding how to identify a narcissist in your midst is a valuable skill and, as many will attest, is worth the painful learning process. The value you create should benefit you and your workplace. Cooperation is healthy and coercion is toxic. An unhealthy balance of power would entail unavoidable confrontations. What makes workplace narcissists so nasty is that you don't have a choice but to remain in their sphere of influence. This handbook will teach you everything you need to protect yourself from the narcissists in your workplace.
©2019 In A Nutshell, LLC (P)2020 In A Nutshell, LLC
Sara Mason joins in searching for Huxley's MIA brother's remains in the Vietnam jungle. She is joined by her friend Esmerelda. Later in Hawaii, Sara learns that a six-year-old neighborhood girl had gone missing 10 years earlier. Something odd is going on at the nearby forest cliffs; someone wants this cold case to stay cold. But even after attempts are made on Sara's life, she pushes on with the investigation and pursues the leads that take her on a path of danger. Can she solve the mystery of the Howling Cliffs?
©2017 Mary Deal (P)2020 Mary Deal