New Arrivals · Large Print Romance Fiction

August 28, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Stolen kiss from a prince

August 27, 2014
Carpenter, Teresa.
Richmond, England : Mills & Boon, 2014.
288 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Nanny Katrina is charged with the care of the newly orphaned heir to the Kardana throne. Working alongside the handsome Prince Regent Julian, Katrina is desperate to keep the secrets of her past under lock and key.

Four times the trouble

August 25, 2014
Quinn, Tara Taylor.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning/Gale, Cengage Learning, [2014].
341 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
"Originally published as Jacob's Girls."

In want of a wife

August 25, 2014
Goodman, Jo, 1953-
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2014].
599 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

Rushed to the altar : the Blackwater Brides

August 25, 2014
Feather, Jane.
©2010
551 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

My dangerous duke

August 25, 2014
Foley, Gaelen.
©2010
631 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

A promise at Bluebell Hill : a Valentine Valley novel

August 25, 2014
Cane, Emma.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, [2014].
465 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

Another woman's man

August 22, 2014
Ellis, Shelly.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, Gale, Cengage Learning, 2014.
pages cm.

Forever's promise

August 22, 2014
Rochon, Farrah.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, [2014].
301 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

The autumn bride : a Chance sisters romance series

August 22, 2014
Gracie, Anne.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, [2014].
541 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

Seduced by the sultan

August 20, 2014
Kendrick, Sharon, author.
Richmond : Mills & Boon, [2014].
287 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

Secrets of a Bollywood marriage

August 20, 2014
Carr, Susanna, author.
Richmond : Mills & Boon, [2014].
288 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

What the Greek's money can't buy

August 20, 2014
Blake, Maya, author.
Richmond : Mills & Boon, [2014].
284 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

Texas True

August 8, 2014
Dailey, Janet, author.
Waterville : Wheeler Publishing, 2014.
421 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
"The Tylers of Texas"--Cover.

The book of life

August 8, 2014
Harkness, Deborah E., 1965-
Waterville : Thorndike Press, 2014.
801 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
"Thorndike Press large print basic"--Title page verso.

The Healer's Touch

August 8, 2014
Copeland, Lori, author.
Waterville : Thorndike Press, 2014.
pages cm.

The fortune hunter

August 8, 2014
Goodwin, Daisy.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
649 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
"A novel"--Cover.

Dear Mr. Knightley

August 7, 2014
Reay, Katherine, 1970-
©2013
399 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
When an anonymous benefactor offers to put Samantha Moore through school, with the stipulation that she write frequent letters to him on her progress, Sam finds safety in the letters as her program and her peers force her to confront her past.

Love letters : a Rose Harbor novel

August 7, 2014
Macomber, Debbie.
©2014
416 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
"Summer is a busy season at the inn, so proprietor Jo Marie Rose and handyman Mark Taylor have spent a lot of time together keeping the property running. Despite some folks' good-natured claims to the contrary, Jo Marie insists that Mark is only a friend. However, she seems to be thinking about this particular friend a great deal lately. Jo Marie knows surprisingly little about Mark's life, due in no small part to his refusal to discuss it. She's determined to learn more about his past, but first she must face her own--and welcome three visitors who, like her, are setting out on new paths. Twenty-three-year-old Ellie Reynolds is taking a leap of faith. She's come to Cedar Cove to meet Tom, a man she's been corresponding with for months, and with whom she might even be falling in love. Ellie's overprotective mother disapproves of her trip, but Ellie is determined to spread her wings. Maggie and Roy Porter are next to arrive at the inn. They are taking their first vacation alone since their children were born. In the wake of past mistakes, they hope to rekindle the spark in their marriage--and to win back each other's trust. But Maggie must make one last confession that could forever tear them apart. For each of these characters, it will ultimately be a moment when someone wore their heart on their sleeve--and took pen to paper--that makes all the difference. Debbie Macomber's moving novel reveals the courage it takes to be vulnerable, accepting, and open to love" -- from publisher's web site.

Mrs. Poe

August 5, 2014
Cullen, Lynn.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
487 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Inspired by literature's most haunting love triangle, award-winning author Lynn Cullen delivers a pitch-perfect rendering of Edgar Allan Poe, his mistress's tantalizing confession, and his wife's frightening obsession. 1845: New York City is a sprawling warren of gaslit streets and crowded avenues, bustling with new immigrants and old money, optimism and opportunity, poverty and crime. Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" is all the rage -- success greater than anything struggling poet Frances Osgood can imagine. As a mother trying to support two young children after her husband's cruel betrayal, Frances jumps at the chance to meet the illustrious Mr. Poe at a small literary gathering, if only to help her fledgling career. Although not a great fan of Poe's writing, she is nonetheless overwhelmed by his magnetic presence -- and the surprising revelation that he admires her work. When Edgar's frail wife Virginia insists on befriending Frances as well, the relationship becomes as dark and twisted as one of Poe's tales. And like those gothic heroines whose fates are forever sealed, Frances begins to fear that deceiving Mrs. Poe may be as impossible as cheating death itself...

Behind his blue eyes

August 5, 2014
Warner, Kaki.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
479 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
"The heroes of Heartbreak Creek"--Cover.
Hoping to escape his past, Ethan Hardesty left a career as an architect and went to work for the railroad. Only two things impede his desire to transform Heartbreak Creek into a thriving town once again-- a vandal bent on stopping the railroad, and the beautiful but hardheaded woman who won't sign over the final right-of-way through the canyon.

Destiny's Surrender

August 5, 2014
Jenkins, Beverly, 1951-
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, [2014].
351 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
"The child he didn't know he had... Andrew Yates has come to a decision: it's time to stop sowing those oats and start a family. But searching for a bride isn't as simple as he'd hoped, and many of the respectable women of his acquaintance feel... lacking. Then beautiful, feisty Wilhelmina "Billie" Wells arrives at the family ranch with a toddler in her arms, claiming Drew is the father! The woman he didn't know he loved... Billie had no choice but to show up at Destiny in search of Drew. For the sake of their child, she's willing to leave him with his father so the boy can have a better life, but then, before she can blink, she's saying "I do" in front of a preacher in a marriage of convenience. All Billie and Drew have in common is the heat that brought them together, but can their sizzling passion lead to an everlasting love?"--Page 4 of cover.

A seaside Christmas

August 5, 2014
Woods, Sherryl.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
288 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
As the only child of a single mom, Jenny Collins wanted to be part of a large family like the O'Briens, but when her mother married into that family, Jenny still felt like an outsider. Now, after years in Nashville as an established songwriter, Jenny's drawn back to Chesapeake Shores to collaborate on a Christmas production and to make peace with the past. And on top of that, Caleb Green, the singer who broke her heart, has followed her to town, determined to win her back.

Big Sky Secrets

August 5, 2014
Miller, Linda Lael.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, [2014].
382 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
In this captivating conclusion to the series set in Parable, Montana, self-made tycoon Landry Sutton arrives at Hangman Bend's Ranch to sell his land to his brother Zane, but unexpectedly falls in love with Big Sky Country and his brother's neighbor, Ria Manning

The Mason jar

August 5, 2014
Lingerfelt, James Russell.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, [2014].
326 pages (large print) : illustration, map ; 23 cm
Clayton Fincannon is a Tennessee farm boy raised at the feet of his grandfather. He and his grandfather leave letters for each other in a Mason jar on his grandfather's desk; letters of counsel and affirmation. When Clayton attends college in Southern California, he meets and falls in love with a dark débutante named Eden. However, when an unmentioned past resurrects in her life and she vanishes, Clayton is left with unanswered questions. Clayton goes on to serve as a missionary in Africa, while he and his grandfather continue their tradition of writing letters. When Clayton returns home five years later to bury his grandfather, he searches for answers pertaining to Eden's disappearance. Little does Clayton know, the answers await him in the missing Mason jar.--From publisher description.

Christmas in Snowflake Canyon

August 5, 2014
Thayne, RaeAnne.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
422 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
No one has ever felt sorry for Genevieve Beaumont. After all, she has everything money can buy. That is, until she discovers her fiancé has been two-timing her and she's left with two choices: marry the philanderer to please her controlling father or be disinherited and find a means to support herself. Her salvation appears in the most unlikely of prospects: Dylan Caine, a sexy, wounded war vet whose life is messy as hers. Dylan's struggling to adjust after his time in Afghanistan, and the last thing he needs is a spoiled socialite learning about the real world for the first time. True, she may have unexpected depths and beauty to match. But he knows he could never be the man she needs... and she knows he could never be the man she thinks she wants. So why are they each hoping that a Christmas miracle will prove them both wrong?

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