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The Red Dirt Road [used book]

By: Alissa Callen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Mira: 2018

Seller ID: 1489246738

ISBN: 1489246738

Condition: Good


A moving rural love story about two people who, in the face of life's tragedies, realise the strength they have within themselves and that they could be even stronger together. A new Woodlea Community rural romance by USA Today bestselling author Alissa Callen. Will facing the past bring them together? After losing a patient, Dr Fliss Knight returns to small town Woodlea and buys a rundown farm, her confidence and city career in tatters. She intends to live a solitary life and hopes that the slow country pace will help her heal. Pickup rider Hewitt Sinclair is no stranger to how hairy... View more info

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Hidden in the Flame [used book]

By: Anne Mather

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Australia, Mills and Boon: 1985

Seller ID: 026375149X

ISBN: 026375149X

Condition: Good


The demands of a young woman's heart are Hidden in the Flame... Catherine huddled in the ashes of the hut she had shared with her father. Her eyes could not focus on his dead body. Her mind would not admit that their life together was over. She knew that the rebels of Surajo had killed him, and without him she had no one. When the imperious Doctor Armand Alvares delivered her to the convent, she thought she had found sanctuary. Catherine-young and rebellious, fighting the restrictions imposed by her South American convent, but afraid to leave its sanctuary; distrustful of the man who had saved... View more info

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P.S. I Love You #1 PS, I Love You [used book]

By: Cecelia Ahern

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Harper: 2011

Seller ID: 0007263082

ISBN: 0007263082

Condition: Good


Meaningful, moving and magical - the classic bestselling love story Everyone needs a guardian angel... Some people wait their whole lives to find their soul mates. But not Holly and Gerry. Childhood sweethearts, they could finish each other's sentences and even when they fought, they laughed. No one could imagine Holly and Gerry without each other. Until the unthinkable happens. Gerry's death devastates Holly. But as her 30th birthday looms, Gerry comes back to her. He's left her a bundle of notes, one for each of the months after his death, gently guiding Holly into her ne... View more info

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The Paris Wedding

By: Charlotte Nash

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, Hachette: 2017

Seller ID: 9780733636455

ISBN: 0733636454

Condition: New


Ten years ago, Rachael West chose not to move to Sydney with high-school sweetheart Matthew. Instead she stayed on the family wheat farm, caring for her seriously ill mother and letting go of her dreams. Now, Matthew is marrying someone else. And Rachael is invited to the wedding, a lavish affair in Paris, courtesy of the flamboyant family of Matthew's fiancee - a once-in-a-lifetime celebration at someone else's expense in Europe's most romantic city. She is utterly unprepared for what the week brings. Friendships will be upended, secrets will be revealed - and on the eve of the wedding, Racha... View more info

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Lover Beware: Magic in the Wind #1 Sea Haven / Drake Sisters

By: Christine Feehan and Katherine Sutcliffe and Fiona Brand and Eileen Wilks

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Berkley: 2003

Seller ID: 000137

ISBN: 0425189058

Condition: New


Be Warned.. Four of today's most popular authors push passion and intrigue to the limit in four thrilling original stories In a sleepy coastal town. Early retirement turns deadly for a defense expert--until a beautiful woman steps between him and his assassins. Among women of the night. An FBI profiler can see into the mind of a French Quarter killer targeting prostitutes-but not into the heart of the detective she must trust with her life. Between Strangers. Sometimes one glance is all it takes. And sometimes all it takes is one man to tear apart what fate-and desire-have brought toget... View more info

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Invincible #50 Long, Tall Texans

By: Diana Palmer

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Harlequin Books: 2015

Seller ID: 002589

ISBN: 0373779496

Condition: New


He's everything she fears?and everything she wants Mercenary by name and by nature, Carson is a Lakota Sioux who stays to himself and never keeps women around long enough for anything emotional to develop. But working with his friend Cash Grier on a complex murder investigation provides Carson with another kind of fun?shocking Cash's sweet but traditional secretary, Carlie Blair, with tales of his latest conquests. Then Carlie lands in deep trouble. She saw something she shouldn't have, and now the face of a criminal is stored permanently in her photographic memory?and Carlie is the key pi... View more info

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Wyoming Bold #3 Wyoming Men

By: Diana Palmer

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Harlequin Books: 2013

Seller ID: 004057

ISBN: 0373777248

Condition: New


New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Diana Palmer is back with a thrilling new story featuring the Kirk brothers of Wyoming Former border agent Dalton Kirk thought his life was over--literally--when a gang of smugglers left him for dead. Defying all odds, he survives his ordeal and returns to his Wyoming ranch ready to dedicate his future to a more peaceful home on the range. Until lovely Merissa Baker knocks on his door. Merissa is well aware of her reputation as the local eccentric--she knows things before they happen--and she's had a vision that Dalton is in danger. Even though h... View more info

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Calhoun and Justin #1-2 Long, Tall Texans [used book]

By: Diana Palmer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Harlequin: 2018

Seller ID: 1489273883

ISBN: 1489273883

Condition: Good


Calhoun - Abby Clark was sick of being treated like a child. Sure, she may have been just a girl when she came to live with Calhoun Ballenger and his brother, but she had long since grown up and it was time Calhoun realised it. So she devised a plan to prove her independence - and capture his attention. But Abby was far from the worldly women Calhoun usually spent time with, and his protective streak only seemed tointensify. How could she make him acknowledge his feelings for her without getting burned in the process? Justin - Shelby Jacobs never meant to hurt Justin Ballenger ... View more info

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Girls' Night in 2: Gentlemen by Invitation [used book]

By: Edited by Jessica Adams and Chris Manby and Fiona Walker

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 2001

Seller ID: 000938

ISBN: 0143000047

Condition: Good


Following the phenomenal success of Girls' Night In, you're invited to spend another night with the hottest women authors in town . . . and some fellas as well (under strict supervision, of course). Over forty of your favourite writers have written stories specially for Girls' Night In, Gentlemen by Invitation, making it the chunkiest and funkiest book around. And since all of the proceeds go to the charity War Child, by buying this book you've made a difference to the lives of children devastated by conflict. Guaranteed to make you laugh, cry and . . . blush, Girls' Night In, Gentlemen by I... View more info

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Mothers' Day

By: Fiona McArthur

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Australia, Michael Joseph: 2018

Seller ID: 9780143785811

ISBN: 0143785818

Condition: New


The new rural drama from the bestselling author of Red Sand Sunrise and Heart of the Sky. Burra District Hospital's maternity unit is under threat and will close for births unless a new obstetrician can be found. Midwife Noni Frost needs a miracle. A single mum, Noni lives with her young son, Harley, and her Aunt Win, a free spirit and the beating heart of Burra Guest House. Noni's world is disrupted when Iain McCloud and his pregnant teenage daughter Jacinta move into the guesthouse to await the birth of her baby. There's instant chemistry between Iain and Noni, although he has no plans to s... View more info

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Miracles on the Land (3 Books in 1) Emergency in Maternity, A Very Single Midwife, Midwife in a Million

By: Fiona McArthur

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Australia, Mira: 2017

Seller ID: 9781489242471

ISBN: 1489242473

Condition: New


From the internationally bestselling author Fiona McArthur comes three classic stories of the bundles of love we call miracles born in unusual circumstances. Three heartwarming stories featuring professionals saving lives...and letting go of their fears long enough to fall in love. Emergency in Maternity - Nursing supervisor Cate Forrest is shocked at her electric reaction to new CEO Noah Masters. He may be drop–dead gorgeous, but surely she can't be attracted to the man who's threatening the future of her beloved maternity ward. Cate's convinced he's bad news for the hospital – and for... View more info

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Heart of the Sky

By: Fiona McArthur

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Australia, Michael Joseph: 2017

Seller ID: 9780143799832

ISBN: 0143799835

Condition: New


From the internationally bestselling author of The Homestead Girls and Red Sand Sunrise comes this heartfelt story of friendship, forgiveness and love. A year after a tragic accident changed her life forever, Tess Daley is in desperate need of a change. When she is offered a position with the Flying Doctor Service, she seizes the opportunity to make a fresh start. Yet once she arrives in remote Mica Ridge she feels like an outsider, unable to connect with her patients and unsure if she'll ever fit in with this outback community. Station owner Soretta Byrnes has grown to love the company and ... View more info

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Delivering Love / Delivering Secrets (2 Books in 1)

By: Fiona McArthur

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Mills & Boon: 2018

Seller ID: 9781489257543

ISBN: 1489257543

Condition: New


Delivering Love - Jake Sheppard made no secret of his disapproval of midwife Poppy McCrae's use of alternative therapies. Poppy was furious and accused the handsome paediatrician of being a stubborn stuffed shirt. Professional disagreement didn't stand in the way of an emerging passion and soon Poppy became pregnant. At first she couldn't contemplate marriage to a man so averse to her principles. But when Poppy discovered the reason behind Jake's mistrust of her methods, she found herself hoping it wasn't too late to change her mind. Delivering Secrets - Midwife Ellie Diamond convinces hers... View more info

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The Closer You Come #2 Original Heartbreakers

By: Gena Showalter

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Harlequin Books: 2015

Seller ID: 000539

ISBN: 0373779623

Condition: New


New York Times bestselling author Gena Showalter introduces the Original Heartbreakers--three not-quite-reformed bad boys about to meet the women who will bring them to their knees Just released from prison, Jase Hollister has one goal: stay out of trouble. Strawberry Valley, Oklahoma, sounds like the perfect place for him and his two brothers-by-circumstance to settle down and live a nice, simple life. But model citizen isn't exactly this rugged bachelor's default setting--especially when it comes to a certain hot-blooded Southern beauty... Brook Lynn Dillon has always been responsible. Not... View more info

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Animal Instincts

By: Gena Showalter

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Harlequin Books: 2010

Seller ID: 000564

ISBN: 0373775679

Condition: New


Unleashing your inner tigress isn't easy when you're a doormat by nature! Still, after escaping a wretched marriage to a cheating SOB, Dallas party planner Naomi Delacroix isn't about to let another man sweet-talk her into sheathing her protective claws. Not even hunky millionaire Royce Powell, who's hired her to arrange his mother's surprise party. Even if he does make her purr like a kitten with one heated glance... Royce claims he's been in love with her ever since she threw a party for one of his friends six months ago. But if that's true, why is this incredibly eligible CEO currently taki... View more info

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Catch a Mate

By: Gena Showalter

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Harlequin Books: 2010

Seller ID: 000565

ISBN: 0373775687

Condition: New


Jillian Greene is always getting caught in the act--it's her job! Working at Catch a Mate, Jillian gets paid by suspicious wives to smile, flirt and prove that no man can be trusted around the opposite sex. But she never gets physical--until a heart-stoppingly gorgeous male walks in.... Marcus Brody has just been hired to test female fidelity. But the last thing Jillian needs is a partner...especially an infuriating, irresistible man who's got her fantasizing about tearing off his clothes! View more info

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The Bourbon Kings #1 The Bourbon Kings Series

By: J. R. Ward

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Piatkus: 2016

Seller ID: 9780349409887

ISBN: 0349409889

Condition: New


The #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Black Dagger Brotherhood delivers the first novel in an enthralling new series set amid the shifting dynamics of a Southern family defined by wealth and privilege-and compromised by secrets, deceit, and scandal.... For generations, the Bradford family has worn the mantle of kings of the bourbon capital of the world. Their sustained wealth has afforded them prestige and privilege-as well as a hard-won division of class on their sprawling estate, Easterly. Upstairs, a dynasty that by all appearances plays by the rules of good fortune and good tas... View more info

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Hollywood Wives #1 Hollywood [used book]

By: Jackie Collins

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Australia, Pocket Books: 2002

Seller ID: 1849832765

ISBN: 1849832765

Condition: Good


Singer and actress Lisse Roman seems to have it all -- beauty, brains, wealth, and success -- at least until her fourth marriage falls apart. Things get worse when Lisse's 19-year-old daughter, Nicci -- about to marry a man she's not sure she loves -- becomes the target of a ruthless kidnapper. Then there's Taylor, a onetime actress who is married to Lawrence Singer, one of Hollywood's most respected and influential producers. Yet despite being a power wife in Tinseltown, Taylor can't get her own script produced. Nor can she seem to resist the charms of the young buck whose skills in the sack ... View more info

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One for the Money #1 Stephanie Plum [used book]

By: Janet Evanovich

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 1996

Seller ID: 0140252924

ISBN: 0140252924

Condition: Good


Stephanie Plum is down on her luck. She's lost her job, her car's on the brink of repossession, and her apartment is fast becoming furniture-free. Enter Cousin Vinnie, a low-life who runs a bail-bond company. If Stephanie can bring in vice cop turned outlaw Joe Morelli, she stands to pick up $10,000. But tracking down a cop wanted for murder isn't easy . . . And when Benito Ramirez, a prize-fighter with more menace than mentality, wants to be her friend Stephanie soon knows what it's like to be pursued. Unfortunately the best person to protect her just happens to be on the run . . . View more info

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You Against Me [used book]

By: Jenny Downham

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, David Fickling: 2010

Seller ID: 0857560026

ISBN: 0857560026

Condition: Good


NOT SUITABLE FOR YOUNGER READERS. If someone hurts your sister and you're any kind of man, you seek revenge, right? If your brother's been accused of a terrible crime and you're the main witness, then you banish all doubt and defend him. Isn't that what families do? When Mikey's sister claims a boy assaulted her at a party, his world of work and girls begins to fall apart. When Ellie's brother is charged with the crime, but says he didn't do it, her world of revision, exams and fitting in at a new school begins to unravel. When Mikey and Ellie meet, two worlds collide. Brave and unflinching, ... View more info

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Heart of Gold

By: Jessica Bird

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Signet: 2012

Seller ID: 000174

ISBN: 0451237587

Condition: New


She has a passion for unlocking the secrets of the past... Archaeologist Carter Wessex is drawn to Farrell Mountain to solve a centuries old mystery- and find a fortune in hidden gold. One thing stands in her way: Nick Farrell, a notorious corporate raider with no patience for trespassers on his land, and way too much sex appeal. After an explosive introduction, Carter abandons the project...but with Nick in hot pursuit. What she finds is something more valuable than gold... Though wary of Nick's change of heart, Carter is soon swept up into the mystery- and the arms of a man she swore she'... View more info

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Leaping Hearts

By: Jessica Bird

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Signet: 2012

Seller ID: 000175

ISBN: 0451230868

Condition: New


A.J. Sutherland knows her own mind. She also knows a champion when she sees him... Everyone thinks A.J. Sutherland is crazy to buy a rogue stallion that no rider or trainer has been able to tame. But if anybody has the hustle to make something out of that hell-raiser, it's her. She can't do it alone, however, and goes after the great Devlin McCloud, an equestrian legend with a bad leg- and a worse attitude. Devlin recognizes a fighter when he sees one- and that horse isn't a wallflower, either. Before he knows it, he's got a wild stallion in his empty stable and a hot-headed, heavenly-bodie... View more info

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An Irresistible Bachelor #2 Unforgettable Lady

By: Jessica Bird

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Signet: 2011

Seller ID: 000178

ISBN: 0451230981

Condition: New


Art conservator Callie Burke's new assignment is restoring a masterpiece owned by ruthless, wealthy, and sexy politico Jack Walker. When she's persuaded to move into Jack's sprawling estate to finish the job, a mere business proposition turns into something far more complicated-and passionate. View more info

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An Unforgettable Lady #1 Unforgettable Lady

By: Jessica Bird

Price: $13.95

Publisher: USA, Signet: 2010

Seller ID: 000181

ISBN: 0451231015

Condition: New


Grace Hall is a society beauty-but her fortune has made her the target of a madman killing off Manhattan's most influential women. Her new live-in bodyguard is uncompromising, hard-hearted John Smith. Moving into Grace's penthouse is the last thing he wants, but saying no isn't an option. As he lays down the rules for his new client, angry sparks ignite between them-as does an incendiary desire. As the warm nights grow hot, and the killer closes in, Grace and Smith face a crucial choice: follow the rules or follow their hearts. View more info

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2in1 Homeplace / Far Harbour #1-2 Coldwater Cove [used book]

By: JoAnn Ross

Price: $9.00

Publisher: USA, Pocket Books: 2006

Seller ID: 002346

ISBN: 1416517154

Condition: Good


Homeplace:- High-priced New York attorney Raine Cantrell returns to her hometown in Washington State to handle a family emergency, and while there, she finds herself attracted to widowed Sheriff Jack O'Halloran and must decide between her love for her family and for Jack and her law career in New York. Far Harbor:- After her seemingly idyllic marriage turns out to be a pretty illusion, Savannah Townsend returns to her hometown of Coldwater Cove, Washington. Determined to live life on her own terms, she takes on the task of restoring the local Far Harbor lighthouse and making it the cozy inn s... View more info

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After You #2 Me Before You [used book]

By: Jojo Moyes

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2016

Seller ID: 1405909072

ISBN: 1405909072

Condition: Good


The perfect gift for your Mum this Mother's Day, After You is a beautiful love story that will make you both laugh and cry. . . 'Matches Me Before You. Funny, sad and wise, you'll be using a hankie as a bookmark' Mail on Sunday Lou Clark has lots of questions . . . Like how it is she's ended up working in an airport bar, spending every shift watching other people jet off to new places. Or why the flat she's owned for a year still doesn't feel like home. Whether her close-knit family can forgive her for what she did eighteen months ago. And will she ever get over the love of h... View more info

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Rock Chick #1 Rock Chick

By: Kristen Ashley

Price: $41.95

Publisher: Kristen Ashley: 2018

Seller ID: 9781986105804

ISBN: 1986105806

Condition: New


Indy Savage is a former wild child (okay, maybe not so "former") and current used bookstore owner. Lee Nightingale is a former bad boy and now runs a private investigation service. Toss together a quiet barista with a not-so-lawful side-business, a crazy Vietnam Vet, a pothead, a drag queen, family and friends who will not mind their own business, a few stun guns and a bag of diamonds, and mix them all up with some shootings, a high speed chase and car bombs exploding, then hang on for your first wild Rock Chick ride. View more info

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Rock Chick Rescue #2 Rock Chick

By: Kristen Ashley

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Kristen Ashley: 2013

Seller ID: 9780615764030

ISBN: 0615764037

Condition: New


Jet McAlister has a secret. Eddie Chavez has the hots for Jet (not to mention, Eddie's just, plain hot). Jet has too many problems to realize that Eddie's interested. Eddie loses patience when Jet ends her waitressing shift at a strip club with a knife at her throat. Since Eddie's a cop, he figures he can help. Since Jet's used to solving everyone's problems, she doesn't want Eddie's help. Throw in a Dolly Parton look-alike, a gruff but lovable strip club owner, Jet's ne'er-do-well father, his ne'er-do-well friend, Bear, Bear's long-suffering, chain-smoking wife Lavonne and the crew from Rock ... View more info

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Rock Chick Redemption #3 Rock Chick

By: Kristen Ashley

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Kristen Ashley: 2010

Seller ID: 9781453720691

ISBN: 1453720693

Condition: New


Roxie's on the run from a bad boyfriend who will not catch the hint that it is o-v-e-r. She's in no mood for love at first sight, but when her eyes fall on Hank, it's trouble from the get-go. Roxie tries to hold Hank at arms length but Hank wants to be a closer (as in, a lot closer). Roxie's trouble catches up with her and Hank wants to help but Roxie knows in her heart that she's no good for a white hat guy. The problem is no one agrees with her, especially her crazy hippie best friend Annette or her parents; the even crazier small-Indiana-town Herb and Trish. Toss into the mix the gang from ... View more info

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Rock Chick Renegade #4 Rock Chick

By: Kristen Ashley

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Kristen Ashley: 2013

Seller ID: 9780615774237

ISBN: 0615774237

Condition: New


Juliet Lawler has got a score to settle against the drug dealers of Denver. Vance Crowe has made it his mission that Jules won't get dead while dishing out vigilante justice. Jules doesn't have time for romance; she's too busy saving the world. She enlists Zip (the gunstore owner), Heavy (an ex-PI) and Frank (a mysterious recluse) to help. The Rock Chicks get involved to provide advice and guidance. The Hot Bunch adopt Jules as one of their own. Even though Jules tries to hang onto her inner Head-Crackin' Mamma Jamma, the Rock Chicks, Hot Bunch, Jules's long-suffering Uncle Nick and Jules's fr... View more info