A chance meeting at a beachside pub...
A sultry dance with a stranger...A brazen kiss...
Not a good way to meet your enemy.
Trouble arrives special delivery when divorced innkeeper Sarah Grayson receives a letter of complaint against the renovation of her Jersey shore inn for her daughter's wedding. At a town meeting, she's stunned to learn her adversary is none other than the stranger from the dance floor, Benny Benedetto.Benny should've known better than to buy property with his brother. Now he has to protect his investment without letting his attraction to Sarah get in the way. When she begins receiving threatening letters, all fingers point to Benny--but he has his own hunch.Determined to solve themystery, Benny and Sarah search for the writer's identity together. But the undeniable passion they unveil proves that sometimes while chasing one desire, the heart's compass leads another way.
Book III, The Perennials Series
It's a pack of lies that turns Daisy Cameron's life upside down, but it's the truth that changes everything forever.
Pompous playboy J. Randolph Press, Jr. is about to be axed from his rich uncle's will and he's mad as hell. Time's running out and he needs a plan to save his fortune. Daisy Cameron's job at the Brookside Cafe barely covers her household needs let alone fund the prestigious art school her son should attend. A scheme is hatched and posing as betrothed lovers could solve each of their financial woes. But, Rand and Daisy's ruse backfires in ways each is determined to deny, and what's at stake is challenged by undeniable longings about life and love.
Moonlight & Violet
Book II, The Perennials Series
"Like moonlight in the forest, love can lead the way."
Winner NJRW 2011 Golden Leaf Award for Best Long Contemporary!
At forty-four Violet Terhune is an Italian mother’s nightmare. She can’t cook and she’s still single. Younger sister Penny, the apple of their mother’s eye, asks Violet to be her maid of honor and she can’t refuse even though the week-long wedding fest takes place at The Pines, the Vermont lodge where the Terhune family had spent their summers during the girls’ childhoods. The Pines is now run by Logan Monroe, the former owner’s son who shattered Violet’s heart years ago and thanks to Penny’s finding Violet’s girlhood diary, she is bombarded by the effects of love lost. Logan Monroe has a long-kept secret and its revelation unleashes the desires he’s fought to deny. There in the piney forest truths, regrets, and fears collide with matters of the heart, differences meld with the loyalty of family and the courage of choice reveals its path in a beam of moonlight.