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THE ART OF LOVE by Sherry Derr-Wille, Lorna Collins, , Luanna Rugh, Cheryl Gardarian

Finding love is an art, and these artists (and aspiring artists) discover that love, like art, requires more than talent. The Chapel of Love – Cheryl Gardarian Moving to Colorado changes Darcy Oma Green’s life. Saddled with D.O.G. for initials, she never expects to fall in love, but magic happens in Aspen Grove. A Shot at Love – Lorna Collins Gulietta Boller Amalfitano wants her own identity. So she leaves home for Aspen Grove, Colorado where she discovers her heart’s desire through photographer, Jeff Stone. Lady Jane’s Crochet – Sherry Derr-Wille Jayne Connor’s love of crochet brings her to Baker’s Secret Hideaway, where she falls for Keith Baker. But when his attitude suddenly changes, she’s bewildered and gives up all thoughts of love. An Affair of the Art – Luanna Rugh When Rayne McAllister is talked into taking a beginning watercolor class, she is confronted with the guy who was her worst date ever! And he’s the teacher. Could this ever lead to love? Rayne doesn’t think so.

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Christmas is a magic time especially when love is all around and the Mother Lode hosts five wedding and a family celebration. - CORY'S CHRISTMAS - Cory never expected to run Baker's Secret Hideaway, but when she needd help, Dex Trenton enters her life in more ways than one.

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DIRECTIONS OF LOVE by Lorna Collins, Sherry Derr-Wille, Luanna Rugh, Christie Shary

Finding Love in Paradise by Lorna Collins:
When Kimi McGuire goes to Hawaii to discover her Hawaiian roots, she also finds Jason Nakagiri, a good-looking Hawaiian surfer who steals her heart. But is he truly the love of her life or just her dream of a soul mate?

Love South of the Border Style by Christie Shary:
Melinda Miller falls hard while on a vacation in Mexico, but when he doesn’t call, she believes her one chance at happiness has died. Is Juan Carlos merely a summer romance as she fears, or can their love survive time and distance?

Love, Wisconsin Style by Sherry Derr-Wille:
Jacque Harris dreams of living in Scandinavia working as a translator, but a hasty marriage kills her dreams, trapping her in Wisconsin. Now divorced, is Bryan Chapman, the guy she meets in the grocery store, the start of the relationship of her dreams?

Love Under the Northern Lights by Luanna Rugh:
Lilianna Anderson left town in humiliation the day after high school graduation, vowing never to return, but her mother’s sixty-fifth birthday can’t be ignored. When she runs into Russ Anthony, the high school sweetheart who betrayed her, can she find love again?

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MOCKINGBIRD by Sherry Derr-Wille

JENI BARRETT thought singing in her high school’s production of Annie Get Your Gun was the best thing to happen to her until she met Mitch.

MITCHELL DALLMAN knew Jeni Barrett would be the perfect singing partner for pop star, Tony LaMont for the summer. Little did he know she would become special in more ways than one.

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THE TOUR by Sherry Derr-Wille

Rick Parker could hardly tell his boss no when he was asked to take a tour of senior citizens to Scandinavia, but he wasn’t happy about it. He didn’t like bimbo sitting with the young agents that worked for Collier Travel, it was even worse when he heard that Janice Walters would be escorting the other half of the group, it was far worse. A young bimbo agent was one thing, but one who was closer to his age and definitely not his type was another.

The last thing Janice wanted to do was escort a tour of senior citizens but her boss, Glen Collier, was very persuasive. Hopefully, Rick, the eternal playboy, would stick to his portion of the group and she could stick to hers. The last thing she wanted was to have to deal with him on a daily basis for the two weeks the trip would last.

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MISTAKEN IDENTITY by Sherry Derr-Wille

Katelyn Devereaux needs a vacation. More than a vacation she needs to put Denver behind her as well as the man who wants her as his wife and the birth family who is insisting on finding her. A secluded cottage on a lake in Wisconsin sounds like the perfect spot to get away - or is it?

Seth miller knows the reason that he mistook Katelyn for Genean is his knowledge that his best friend's wife is searching for the twin sister who was adopted by strangers at birth. Of course he can't change the facts that Geneane and Katelyn are sisters, especially after he learns that the company she wants to visit in Wisconsin is owned by Genean's brother, Randy, and her husband, Brad.

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RX LOVE by Sherry Derr-Wille

Dave Lowrey needs a miracle so that his son can walk again. When he finds it at a San Francisco hospital, he realizes he must contend with a woman he dated in college and dumped, to get it. All come to fruition when he accepts a job at the hospital. Being on staff will give him an in for getting Colin on the list for the surgery, even if he has to take Ellyn Morrison to bed to do it

Ellyn Morrison only allowed one man to get close to her and when Dave Lowrey transfers to a top position at her hospital, she's not certain how to handle the situation. Things only get worse when he becomes her doctor. It isn't until she learns that his son is a paraplegic that she softens.

Can the lover and needs of a child bring the two of them together? Colin certainly hopes so.

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SEASONS OF LOVE by Sherry Derr-Wille, Luanna Rugh, Christie Shary & Lorna Collins

Spring's Fling by Sherry Derr-Wille:
When Spring Morrison asks the Easter Bunny for a perfect man, she has no idea that her mother will use the opportunity to play matchmaker with Wade Parker. Does mother know best?

Summer's Challenge by Luanna Rugh:
Summer Woods is starting a new life with a new identity. Can Officer Nathan Lockhart protect her from her past while he’s falling in love with her?

Autumn's Blessing by Christie Shary:
Young and pregnant widow Deidre feels her life is over until she becomes the patient of Dr. Jeremy Saunders. Can he help her let go of the hurts and burdens that weigh her down and embrace life again?

Winter Song by Lorna Collins:
To Dan Jensen, life seems hopeless. But when he gets railroaded into performing in a Christmas musical, a lovely young woman named Amy Roberts provides more than musical assistance. She brings hope and the promise of a new life.

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SNOWFLAKE SECRETS by Lorna Collins, Sherry Derr-Wille, Luanna Rugh & Christie Shary
Inspirational Romacne Anthology

Can a simple crocheted snowflake contain magic? The Sullivan sisters think so. On Christmas Eve, 1958, Great Aunt Maude gives a unique snowflake ornament to each of them: Allegra—thirteen, Sonata—twelve, Melody—nine, and Carole—eight. Years later, they learn she might have crocheted a little something extra—a bit of magic and wisdom—into their gifts. In Snowflake Secrets, each sister, now grown, uncovers the magic of her unique ornament. As they confide their revelations to each other and their dying mother, they discover the secret they all share. Every narrative is unique and told in a different voice by four authors: Allegra by Lorna Collins; Sonata by Christie Shary; Melody by Luanna Rugh and Carole by Sherry Derr-Wille. Yet all their stories are woven together into the tapestry of Snowflake Secrets, an inspirational tale of family, love and finding that special joy that makes life worth living.

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NEVER A BRIDESMAID by Sherry Derr-Wille
Contemporary Romance Released 4/1/06 Whiskey Creek Press

Kelly has never had the honor of being a bridesmaid. Her size would make the bridal party look lopsided. When her cyber friend, Birdie, asks her to come to Arizona to be her maid-of-honor, Kelly jumps at the chance and plans a summer of traveling throughout the West. Little does she know that the man of her dreams will also be in Phoenix.

JK has been in love with Kelly since the first time she logged onto the Big Beautiful People chat. Now he has a chance to meet her, but will she accept him? Having lost over two hundred pounds, he no longer qualifies him to be in the group, but to give it up would mean losing touch with Kelly.

With determination, Kelly decides that if JK can lose the weight, so can she, but what will she do when she returns to Wisconsin and he stays in Los Angeles?

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BECKY'S REBEL by Sherry Derr-Wille
Historical Romance - Released 8/1/03 Wing ePress

Becky’s childhood comes to an end when the War Between the States takes her brothers from their Illinois farm. It isn’t until a prisoner of war becomes her patient that she realizes she is no longer a child, but a woman in love.

Recuperating from pneumonia at the Larson farm, Joe finds the woman of his dreams. In the battle between the North and the South, Joe must make Becky’s brothers realize love is more important than politics.

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BOSSLADY by Sherry Derr-Wille
Historical Romance - Released Wings ePress

Dave Whitley is shocked to find the new owner of the Lazy K ranch, BJ Kemmerman, is very much a woman. His resolve to leave as soon as he learns her identity is thwarted when she reminds him of the five year contract he signed only months earlier.

BJ is a woman taking on a man’s world when all she really wants is Whit’s love and respect.

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TRANSPLANTED LOVE by Sherry Derr-Wille
Contemporary Romance - Released 2/1/04 Wings ePress

When Lori Carter agrees to a blind date she insists he doesn’t know about her kidney transplant. For one night she wants to be like everyone else and not the bionic woman.

Kent Saunders wants her in his life on a permanent basis…until he learns her secret.

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SUMMER'S CHILD by Sherry Derr-Wille
Mainstream - Released 6/1/03 Whiskey Creek Press

Solveig, Anne and Libby each grow up in a different time and place with different values. Solveig’s Story begins the journey of the Jorgenson family as they immigrate from Norway and try to fit into the unfamiliar surroundings of New Oslo, Minnesota, With the arrival of their first American born child, Anne, the Jorgenson’s lives begin to unravel.

An outsider in her own family for all of her life, Anne Jorgenson doesn’t understand why her parents don’t love her. Fame only widens the gap she feels. When her oldest brother, Karl, takes the first step toward reconciliation, Anne is guardedly receptive. It takes and accident involving Anne’s daughter, Libby, to finally bring Anne back to Minnesota, in an attempt to heal past hurts and reunited reunite a family torn apart by their differences.

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DONEGAL'S MISTRESS by Sherry Derr-Wille
Mainstream - Released 11/1/04 Whiskey Creek Press

Finding her birth family was Kathy Dunstad’s dream. When they found her, it became her worse nightmare. Not only have they left her a wealthy woman, but she must also contend with skeletons in the closet as well as ghosts in the living room.

Once she comes to grips with the dead, she must deal with the living. There’s more to consider than just her birth mother’s family that offers financial stability.
There is also her birth father that wants to give her emotional stability as well.

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PORT OF FEAR by Sherry Derr-Wille
Romantic Suspense - Released 4/1/04 Whiskey Creek Press

When the man Dani Karr thought she would spend the rest of her life with turned out to be a serial killer, Dani ran to the only place she thought she would be safe – Karr’s Port. To her horror, even her parents’ retirement trailer in Florida couldn’t offer her the security she needed.

The last thi8ng Hugh Anderson wanted was to get mixed up with Dani Karr, especially since the man who was stalking her had been the only case he left unsolved while working on the Atlanta police force. When Hugh’s role changed from protector to lover, everything became suddenly complicated.

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WHEN THEIR WORLD DIED by Sherry Derr-Wille
Romance - Released 2/1/06 Whiskey Creek Press

Queen Morgiana is faced with the worst possible of fates. Once she takes the throne, her world will be destroyed. In order to save her people she must marry a man whom she considers beneath her and travel to a new world, a thousand years away.

Sorento has always known who will be his wife. When the Man Gods declare it will be Queen Morgiana, he is beside himself. Even knowing that their union is the only hope for his people, he is concerned for his future with a woman he does not love.

Once in the new world, their love is given the opportunity to grow, but can it take root when two strong willed people occupy the same dwelling? His lack of interest in her and her limited skills where housekeeping are concerned threaten to tear them apart.

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