A rogue wave on the Great Lakes brings together two unlikely people who are each searching for more from life.
Even after her husband’s suicide, Corinne Woodward remains faithful to him while single-handedly manning the lighthouse on the lake. But the lonely young widow longs to be loved again and decides to join her deceased spouse to prove she is his love for all eternity. Her plan goes awry the night she must rescue the sole survivor of a shipwreck. A war between fidelity and attraction rages inside her, with her heart as the prize.
Stephen Thompson is living the perfect life, or so he thinks. He captains a Great Lakes ship, romancing a different girl in every port, but can never quite bring himself to stay the night with any one of them. A rogue wave capsizes his ship, the Lady Luna, taking his entire crew, and leaving him lost at sea in more ways than one. His saving angel comes in the guise of the widow who keeps him from drowning. Her fidelity to her late husband is touching, and reveals to him what is missing in his life. He’s finally found the one woman who can make him stay the night, every night. All he has to do is battle a ghost for her love.
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Colonel Nathaniel Walker has been ravaged by the Civil War nearly as much as his country has. Now he seeks the sanctuary of home, hoping to find solace from the dreams that haunt him most nights. Instead, he finds an orphanage for war orphans has sprung up next door. Now, his guilt has faces – fourteen of them. And the woman who cares for them. Melanie Treymont exhibits more courage under fire than any soldier he’s ever seen. Is she the one who can help him rebuild his life and finally put his demons to rest?
Melanie Treymont hopes to make amends for her dead husband’s actions by taking responsibility for fourteen war orphans. But facing eviction, she may have to give up her plans of building a life for them. Help comes from an unexpected source, as her neighbor, Colonel Nathaniel Walker, steps up to the challenge, despite fighting his own inner battles.
These two tortured souls unite for the children, working to build a life for them as well as themselves. They start by Building a Christmas.
Olivia June Mathieson has a cellar full of runaway slaves and is looking for the next conductor on the Underground Railroad.
Fenton Pierce-Smythe has lost both fiancee and grandfather in an accident caused by a runaway. Determined that no one else will suffer the pain of such a loss, he hunts runaways to return them to their "rightful" owners.
Two people, their philosophies on a collision course, are caught up in an unexpected passion. The question is, how can their love survive?
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BUILDING A CHRISTMAS - Two tortured souls unite for the sake of Civil War orphans, working to build a life for them as well as themselves.
ARMS OF AN ANGEL - A rogue wave on the Great Lakes brings together two unlikely people who are each searching for more from life.
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