When Francie Bennett’s father is diagnosed with dementia and she discovers she’s pregnant by her cheating ex-boyfriend, she leaves college to help take care of her ailing father and have her baby. Matt Richardson lost his father and wife to preventable accidents and will do whatever it takes to keep his daughter safe, even forbidding her life’s passion—riding horses. When his mother sneaks Chloe to a riding lesson, Matt feels like he’s lost control, and there’s nothing he hates worse.
Princess Marina Parisier hates the lavish royal parties with their boring guests, having to behave like a lady for hours on end. But this year’s ball will be a masquerade. Everyone there will be in costume, so at least she can hide in plain sight. So when a dashing masked man captures her under the mistletoe and gives her a toe-curling kiss then leaves her with a single red rose, she has no idea who he is.
The Christmas Cadeau
I met my soulmate in the bathroom. The men’s bathroom. No stalls were available in mine. I’d be in and out before anyone noticed. Except someone walked in. And, oh, he was so gorgeous. Four months later we moved in together. Two years later I can’t imagine living without him. He’s the love of my life, to the absolute bottom of my heart. So why are we breaking up?