The Capriottis and Fegans were more Hatfield and McCoy than Montague and Capulet. Still, there was that one night when chief of police Jericho Capriotti had spotted Rayne Fegan in a red dress -- a vision that still haunts him. Yet despite that one look, he'd never expected to have Rayne -- a mousy, shy, completely sensible woman -- ever needing to turn to him for help.With every reason to pull away, Jericho and Rayne are drawn to each other. The heat is rising and Jericho is faced with a choice: loyalty to his family -- or waking the sleeping beauty in Rayne….
In the final volume of the fresh and funny Girls Quartet, Ellie’s best friends do the unthinkable—bond without her—until the girls realize how to really be friends.Ellie knows the rule: Best friends always come before boys. But Russell isn’t just any old boy. He and Ellie are in love. They’re going to go out forever and ever . . . at least, that’s what she thinks until everything goes wrong. Now Ellie feels like crying all the time and—to make matters worse—she can’t even count on Magda and Nadine anymore! The three of them were supposed to be inseparable. They couldn’t really be splitting up for good. Could they?
Harlequin's new 12-part Code Red series begins. Firefighter Shannon O'Shea can't figure out John, the newest member of her team. So Shannon decides the only way to find out the truth is to get closer to her sexy, enigmatic colleague and risk the heat of their attraction. Original.
Two sisters. One man. One moment that will change all their lives forever... Living in the shadow of their domineering father, Rhianon and Sabrina Webster plan two very different futures. Until one fateful day when Pryce Pritchard, the man Rhianon loves, gets into a fight and all their worlds are thrown into turmoil.
Seventeen-year-old Liza is happy working as a lady's maid - until her employers decide to emigrate and her father makes up his mind that she is to wed an older widower whom she detests. Determined to avoid a loveless marriage, Liza plans to run away, and when the widower rapes her in order to force her to marry him, she flees back to the family for whom she worked, and they all set out on the long voyage to Australia. On board ship Liza realises she has fallen pregnant, and that even if she can survive the journey, the demanding life of a settler in 1850s Western Australia will be made even harder by an illegitimate child. But Liza is to find that in addition to deprivation of the worst sort, Australia will offer her opportunities she could never have dreamt of back home in Lancashire.
Kitty is not pleased with her mother's boyfriend, especially his views on the anti-nuclear issue, until unexpected events prompt her, after all, to help him find his place in the family. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
Crunch Time: Bk. 4 (Disney Stories from East High)
Terrorism, poverty, ecological meltdown, climate change, pandemics - this is the background noise we have all learnt to live with. But what if all these things could be laid at our own feet? Our society is moving faster than ever, yet it's filled with risk. This book discusses about causes of these issues and what we can do about them.
Bill Bailey, the rugged Liverpudlian, was now a fully-fledged Tyneside building contractor, as stanchly loyal to his squad of workmen as they were to him. He had also met and married Fiona, a young widow with her own loveable family, to which she and Bill shortly added by adopting the orphaned Mamie.Life might be good, but the economic climate was growing distinctly cloudy, and it was vital that Bill land the contract for a major development scheme. Competition was fierce, and when his men came under attack, Bill was sure that someone was out to spoil their chances for the job.
One Tree Hill: Meet The Stars Of One Tree Hill : Meet The Stars Of One Tree Hill
Think you know everything about the hot new stars from One Tree Hill? Think again! Lucas, Nathan, Peyton, Brooke, and Haley sizzle on the small screen every week. But what about the actors' real lives? This is your exclusive official guide to the stars behind the WB's hit drama -- on and off the set. Be the first to get the behind-the-scenes scoop on Chad Michael Murray, James Lafferty, Hilarie Burton, and the rest of the One Tree Hill gang. Packed with pix and juicy info, this book is a slam dunk!
When the going gets tough and jobs are scarce, well, what can three likely lads do? Unless, of course, they leave fair England and make their way to Germany in search of high wages, no taxes, luxury hostels, beer killers, and flaxen haired frauleins. Once there, however, the reality might be different. Particularly when it’s ‘willkommen’ to a stalag-like hut on a desolate building site, miles from the town centre and a very long way from home...
A mad fairground Impresario and Illusionist, Maximillian La Fayette, is obsessed with the infamous Carnival of the Dead.He has made it his life's work to recreate this spectacle of horror, using Voodoo to Raise the Dead and encourage them to cavort in a gruesome Masked parade.He has chosen the Island of Los, with its deserted Fairground and convenient ancient Plague Pit, as the perfect venue.It falls to Ben, who's quite handy at stage illusions himself, to prevent this from happening.
Doris Stokes tells of her special relationship with children and her psychic communications with children of every age,from the heroic young men of the Falklands War,to the 16 year old hostage of a ruthless gunman and the tragic stars who died too young: John Lennon,Marc Bolan and Richard Beckinsale.
Dawson's Creek: Shifting into Overdrive Vol 3 (Dawson's Creek)
Third in the series of novelizations based on Channel 4's prime-time teen drama "Dawson's Creek". When Jen's wealthy cousin invites her to a Sweet Sixteen party in New York City, Jen coaxes a reluctant Joey along. Meanwhile Dawson and Pacey are hot on their trail, dying to know what they're up to.
Has Dawson's dream finally come true? A low-budget teen horror film is shooting in Capeside and Dawson would love to work on the set. This could be the professional break he's been looking for and he's really excited. That is until Jen lands the job he wanted.
THE THIEF Fourteen years ago, four babies were implanted with the Medusa gene - a gene for psychic abilities. Now teenagers, Nico, Ketty, Ed and Dylan have been brought together by government agents to create a secret crime-fighting force - The Medusa Project. On their way to a distant boot camp, the four teens are attacked and forced to carry out a high-risk diamond theft... WALKING THE WALLS Felix is not scared to be different - but his fellow pupils find him confusing. Felix doesn't care, but everyone around him seems to have something to say about how he's living his life... Why can't they just let him be Felix?
Just when Sara Moahan thought she'd gotten over the rugged bad boy, Ryder Sloan reappeared on her doorstep. But Sara was no longer the innocent girl who'd once fallen so foolishly in love. She was a single mother, with two little ones to protect....
AND A WEDDING RING IN HIS HAND!
Ryder hadn't realized how much seeing Sara again would affect him. And if he thought Sara was beautiful as a girl, seeing the wonderful mother she'd become had his thoughts racing. Because Ryder hadn't come home to relive their painful past. This time he had marriage on his mind, and Sara was the only bride for him....
Dawson's Creek: Major Meltdown Vol 4 (Dawson's Creek)
Three novels in one, in the fourth omnibus from the hugely popular Dawson's Creek series, based on Channel 4's cult coming-of-age teen drama. Tough Enough When Principal Green introduces a mandatory new program called 'SpringPlan' at Capeside High, Jen, Joey, Pacey, Jack, Andie and Dawson find themselves assigned to 'Character Building Through Wilderness Training' in the wilds of North Carolina. A drill sargeant, pre-breakfast runs, splitting wood and poisonous snake identification classes mean tension runs high. But there's only one way out of the woods for the six friends... Playing for Keeps Summer's finally here and at Camp Takabec there's a sex war developing. Counselors Joey, Dawson, Pacey, Jen, Jack and Andie find themselves in a friendship tug-of-war pitting the guys against the gals. Meanwhile, Jen and Joey both fall for the same mysterious college guy from England. But everyone's still having a blast. Running on Empty Bessie and Joey's plan to rake in the dough with paying guests during Capeside's Weekend of the Whales' festival goes south fast when Bessie sprains her ankle, spoiled potato salad knocks out all the cooks in town, and it rains and rains and rains. Looks like its gonna be a long weekend...
Amber's been invited to a formal frat fete by Tyler Sheffield. But her father won't allow her to go it alone. So Amber talks Cher and De into going with her. Can Cher spend a random weekend in an accessory-free zone just to aid Amber? Will De go along with the plan--even if it sends Murray spiraling down the envy slide?.