New Arrivals · Large Print Romance Fiction

July 2, 2015
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

The guest cottage

July 1, 2015
Thayer, Nancy, 1943-
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2015.
430 pages ; 23 cm
"Two single parents accidentally rent the same summer house on Nantucket Island. Determined to make this a summer their kids will always remember, they agree to share the house. But as the summer unfolds and the families grow close, the two must ask themselves if the guest cottage is all they want to share"-- Provided by publisher.

A match for Marcus Cynster : a Cynster novel

June 24, 2015
Laurens, Stephanie.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press Large Print, 2015.
595 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.

Still the one : [an animal magnetism novel]

June 24, 2015
Shalvis, Jill.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press Large Print, 2015.
435 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Subtitle from cover.

Never judge a lady by her cover

June 23, 2015
MacLean, Sarah.
©2014
615 pages (large print) ; 23 cm

Ugly love

June 23, 2015
Hoover, Colleen.
©2014
461 pages (large print) ; 23 cm

Two-dollar pistol

June 23, 2015
Cogburn, Brett.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2015.
477 pages (large print) ; 23 cm

A stranger's secret

June 22, 2015
Eakes, Laurie Alice.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2015.
439 pages (large print) ; 23 cm

Playing with fire

June 19, 2015
Mello, Deborah Fletcher.
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2015.
429 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.

Playing by the Greek's rules

June 17, 2015
Morgan, Sarah, author.
Leicester [England] Ulverscroft [distributor] , 2015.
283 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Idealistic archaeologist Lily Rose craves a fairytale love, but in her experience it always ends in heartbreak. So now Lily's trying a different approach - a fling with her boss, infamous Greek playboy Nik Zervakis! Anti-love and anti-family, Nik lives by his own set of rules. There's no one better to teach Lily how to separate sizzling sex from deep emotions! But, whilst Nik has the world at his feet, he also has dark shadows in his heart...It starts as a sensual game, but can Lily stick to Nik's rules? And, what's more, can he...?

Her brooding Italian boss

June 17, 2015
Meier, Susan, author.
Leicester [England] Ulverscroft [distributor] , 2015.
283 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Since his wife's betrayal, artist Antonio Bartulocci has been unable to paint. But, suddenly, captivated by his new employee Laura Beth's guileless beauty, he wonders if he might have met the woman to inspire him again...

Innocent in his diamonds

June 17, 2015
Blake, Maya, author.
Leicester [England] Ulverscroft [distributor] , 2015.
286 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Ana Duval knows that CEO Bastien Heidecker holds her family responsible for the destruction of his own. So when he's forced to rescue her from a high-profile scandal she doesn't know what's worse - his icy condemnation or her burning need for his kiss...Bastien witnessed his father's ruin because of unchecked desire, and he despises such weakness - so it galls him that he wants Ana, the stunning face of his diamond business. Famed for his cool control, Bastien plans to have the model and then discard her. But he's shocked to discover that Ana is innocent in every sense of the word...

To wear his ring again

June 17, 2015
Shaw, Chantelle, author.
Leicester [England] Ulverscroft [distributor] , 2015.
285 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Desertion. The word sticks in Isobel Blake's throat. How dare Marchese Constantin de Severino accuse her of abandonment? Their marriage might have been hasty, but the loss of their child nearly destroyed her - and Constantin was nowhere to be found. Having rebuilt her life, Isobel will use her newfound confidence to confront her powerful husband and end their marriage as equals. But when she sees Constantin again the temptation to wear his ring once more becomes overwhelming. Now, as long-dormant secrets are uncovered, Isobel must decide if Constantin is still hers to have and to hold...

The mistress memoirs : a Boscastle affairs novel

June 17, 2015
Hunter, Jillian, author.
©2013
391 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Backcover: Center Point Large Print Edition Historical Romance.
"Disgraced by her past employer, young governess Kate Walcott owes her loyalty to the only woman willing to hire her: the sought-after courtesan Mrs. Georgette Lawson. Georgette entrusts Kate with the care of her unruly children, and the writing of her shocking memoirs, which detail her affairs with famous gentlemen, including the rakehell who promised to marry her, then ruined her"--Provided by publisher.

The winter guest

June 17, 2015
Jenoff, Pam, author.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
454 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Back cover: Center Point Large Print Edition Fiction.
"A stirring novel of first love in a time of war and the unbearable choices that could tear sisters apart"-- Provided by publisher.

Cure for the common breakup

June 17, 2015
Kendrick, Beth.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
383 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
"After her pilot boyfriend decides to break up with her, flight attendant Summer Benson heads to Black Dog Bay, a tiny seaside town in Delaware known as the best place in America to bounce back from your breakup"-- Provided by publisher.

Beneath the patchwork moon : a Hope Springs novel

June 17, 2015
Kent, Alison.
©2014
335 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Previously published: Amazon Publishing, 2014.
In Hope Springs, Texas, every first love deserves a second chance. Luna Meadows wove a successful career out of creating the sumptuous, richly hued scarves that adorn Hollywood's elite. Now she wants to give back to her hometown of Hope Springs, Texas, by creating a community arts center on the property that once belonged to her best friend: a talented musician named Sierra who perished in a car crash at age eighteen. As Luna sorts through the personal belongings left in the Caffey family's former home, she confronts her own guilt and memories. But when Angelo Caffey--Sierra's brother and Luna's first love--returns unexpectedly, Luna must also face the pain of their long-ago relationship. Headstrong, handsome Angelo walked away from Hope Springs--and Luna--eight years ago. But this time, he's staying until he gets his answers. Still haunted by Sierra's mysterious accident, he demands to know the secrets Luna has harbored all these years. But will revealing the truth leave Luna heartbroken? Or can she finally bury the past and help Angelo come home for good?

Love comes home : [a novel]

June 17, 2015
Gabhart, Ann H., 1947-
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
447 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Subtitle from cover.
"World War II is finally over and the Merritt sisters must learn to hold their plans with a loose hand, trusting that God will guide and strengthen them as they share the joys and sorrows of life in Rosey Corner"-- Provided by publisher.

Not quite a wife

June 17, 2015
Putney, Mary Jo, author.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
415 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Backcover: Center Point Large Print Edition Romance.
"Laurel Herbert married James, Lord Kirkland, as an innocent young girl. When she saw him perform an act of shocking violence, she declared she never wanted to see him again. Now, ten years later, a chance encounter with him turns passionate, with consequences that cannot be ignored"-- Provided by publisher.

Destiny's captive

June 17, 2015
Jenkins, Beverly, 1951- author.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
423 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
"Center Point Large Print Edition Romance"--Backcover.
"After giving him one of the worst nights of his life, Pilar steals Noah's ship! Now he is on the hunt, and he'll stop at nothing to find this extraordinary woman . . . and make her his"-- Provided by publisher.

A wedding on Ladybug Farm

June 17, 2015
Ball, Donna, author.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
359 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
"When Bridget, Cici and Lindsay left behind their safe suburban lives for a stately old mansion in the Shenandoah Valley, they redefined the concept of family. Now Lindsay is marrying Dominic and the foundation of their life together will be tested"-- Provided by publisher.

The Amish blacksmith

June 17, 2015
Clark, Mindy Starns, author.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
512 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Backcover: Center Point Large Print Edition Christian Fiction.
"A tender novel of friendship, love, and the power of trusting God to change hearts and lives set in the close knit Amish community of Lancaster County"-- Provided by publisher.

Becoming Bea

June 17, 2015
Gould, Leslie, 1962- author.
©2014
423 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Backcover: Center Point Large Print Edition Christian Romance.
"Ben and Bea have always irritated each other. But when their friends push them together, can they cease bickering long enough to fall in love?"-- Provided by publisher.

The daughter of Highland Hall : [a novel]

June 17, 2015
Turansky, Carrie, author.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
495 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Subtitle from cover.
Backcover: Center Point Large Print Edition Christian Romance.
"Eighteen-year-old Katherine Ramsey travels to London with her family to make her debut into society and hopefully find her future husband"-- Provided by publisher.

Pride, prejudice and cheese grits : Jane Austen takes the South

June 17, 2015
Hathaway, Mary Jane.
©2013
399 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
"This hilarious Southern retelling of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice tells the story of two hard-headed Civil War historians who find that their first impressions can be deceiving"-- Provided by publisher.

Heartland courtship

June 17, 2015
Cote, Lyn.
Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014.
327 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Includes discussion question.
"When Quaker Rachel Woolsey nurses a former Civil war soldier back to health, he agrees to help her achieve her dream of having her own bakery and a homestead in Pepin, Wisconsin"-- Provided by publisher.

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