'I won't be working for the next week—unless you'd rather stay home with Sophie?'Sophie would adore having her daddy all to herself—and maybe nursing his daughter through her illness was the wake-up call Oliver needed. The thing that would make him start concentrating on his family. Though Rachel already knew what his reaction was going to be.'No, she needs her mum with her.'Sophie needed her dad, too. So did Robin. But Rachel wasn't feeling up to a row. 'If you think it's best,' she said coolly.Oliver raked a hand through his dark hair. 'Don't worry. I'll sort things out at the practice.'Hell. Why did he have to look so sexy when she didn't have time to do anything about it? Since they'd had the children they didn't spend Sunday mornings in bed any more. Rachel realised just how much she missed it—the warmth of her husband's body heating hers, tangled limbs, the roughness of the hairs on his chest against her skin.Then she remembered last night. The guiltgift—chocolates that she hadn't been able to face eating because she knew why he'd bought them and they would have stuck in her throat…
From irresistible attraction…To ready-made family!After her best friend agrees to be her surrogate, Dr Leah Hudson’s dream of being a mum is finally coming true! But throwing caution to the wind for one night with sexy Dr Ben Willoughby has shocking consequences… Leah’s pregnant! Now, with two babies depending on her, Leah must push her feelings for committed bachelor Ben aside—unless he proves that Leah and the babies can depend on him.
Carole Mortimer is one of Mills & Boon’s best loved Modern Romance authors. With nearly 200 books published and a career spanning 35 years, Mills & Boon are thrilled to present her complete works available to download for the very first time! Rediscover old favourites – and find new ones! – in this fabulous collection…A proposal for Christmas…When Patrick McGarth offers to take Ellie Fairfax to her company's Christmas party, she reluctantly accepts. If nothing else, she can show the world—and her cheating ex-boyfriend—that she is not nursing a broken heart!But what does a wealthy and powerful man like Patrick want with an ordinary girl like her? It doesn't take long for Ellie to find out as she tries to resist the temptation of Patrick under the mistletoe… This Christmas, will Ellie find a diamond in her stocking?
Her Prince Charming?Cressy Vale was the youngest in a family of thin, glamorous, beautiful women. Only, she wasn't thin or glamorous, and only the kindest of souls would ever call her beautiful.Which was why Nicolas Talbot's interest in her was so surprising. Yet since meeting Cressy he had become a regular knight in shining armor…offering her a place to stay and his undivided attention. Cressy was half in love with him already. But did Nicolas regard Cressy as merely a damsel in distress or his modern-day Cinderella?Another classic romance from this popular author
Perfect for fans of Maeve Binchy' – CandisRancher Lonny Ellison has never known a woman like Joy Fuller. For one thing, she doesn't seem very interested in him, and as a former rodeo cowboy, Lonny's not used to that. Women mobbed the Wyoming Kid during his rodeo days! And another thing. He and Joy – who's a schoolteacher and his sister Letty's best friend – seem to argue constantly. But it doesn't matter, does it? Because he's not interested in Joy, either.Wait a minute. Maybe he is. At least, that's what Letty seems to think their arguments are all about. Yup, she might have a point there. Now he has to convince Joy that marriage to the Wyoming Kid will be as exciting as an eight-second bull ride and as sweet as the cookies she loves to bake.
They say everyone has a double… And according to private investigator Ethan Ramsey, Serena Farrell's double is a stripper working in a Dallas nightclub. Serena doesn't believe it – but she can't help wondering. After all, her mother died when she was an infant and she's been raised by wealthy grandparents who refused to discuss the past.So she knows next to nothing about her parents. Could she possibly have a sister? A twin? She decides to hire Ethan to find out who this other woman is. That fateful decision leads to some shocking revelations about Serena's family – and about her look-alike, Sarah Welch. It also leads Serena into Ethan's arms…and into his heart.
He'd always been an outsider. And Grant McClure liked it that way. Stepson to the Fortunes, he'd made his wn destiny without the family's riches–or their love. But now the rugged loner had found someone who needed him.Meredith Brady's life was on the line, and Grant's ranch was her only refuge. But she found herself in even greater danger when she fell for a man whose gruff exterior could not conceal a passion too long denied….
When a powerful storm blew through town, attorney Kelly Madison found herself stranded at the courthouse–and going into labor in Judge Grey Colton's chambers! The handsome, no-nonsense bachelor revealed a surprisingly tender side as he delivered her darling baby girl.But when he discovered her secret past, would the career-minded Colton ignore her passionate pleas for his heart…?His great-grandfather George WhiteBear called him the Lone Wolf–but one pretty redhead and her adorable daughter threatened to end Grey's solitary days for good.They'd already won his affection, but was he willing to risk his future for love…?
MISTAKEN IDENTITYUnbeknownst to Miss Susanna Beverly, her stepfather had cheated her out of her rightful inheritance. Thus she was forced to become the companion of Miss Amelia Western, who was betrothed to Viscount Darlington. Who would have guessed she'd be mistaken for Amelia and kidnapped by Mr. Ben Wolfe's henchmen!Ben's intentions were honorable. He did at least intend to marry Amelia. But his real aim was revenge upon Darlington's family.Kidnapping the wrong woman upset all his plans, but as Ben got to know the forthright Susanna, he couldn't really admit to being sorry….
THE MAN: Rugged private investigator Mathis Hazard.THE MISSION: Pose as the estranged spouse of beautiful hotel owner Desiree Stratford – for investigative purposes only, of course.POSSIBLE COMPLICATION: Inability to keep his mind – not to mention his hands – off said Desiree.As soon as the once-reluctant detective Mathis Hazard got a look at lovely Desiree Stratford, he suddenly became a lot more eager to get to the bottom of all the weird goings-on at her hotel. And what better way to proceed than to pretend to be Desiree's husband?Yes, he knew what a tough job it would be – t would probably take twenty-four-hour-a-day, one-on-one surveillance. But hey, a man had to do what a man had to do… .