Echo Falls, Texas - Book #1
The Daddy Spell

 Five-year-old sisters Boo and Lindy want a daddy -- and anything goes in their quest, including a secret spell known only to the twins. On a lonely country road, Chad Applegate appears out of nowhere to help the girls and their mother rescue an injured dog. Robin Harmon's stubborn independence and breathtaking curves mesmerize the handsome pumpkin farmer, and her daughters charm him. In turn, they are fascinated by his tales of pumpkin magic. Despite Chad's captivating blue eyes and tender kisses, Robin cannot believe his happily-ever-after promises. Experience has proven those kinds of dreams never come true. Will Robin deny the possibility of forever or will her daughter's daddy spell work its magic? 


Echo Falls, Texas - Book #2 
The Sweetheart Dance
Although Echo Falls high school teacher Meg Applegate aches to belong to Bret Cara body and soul, he maintains a hands-off policy. She is wife material and violates his no relationship philosophy based on years with combative parents. But when a practical joker spikes Meg’s drinks at the Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Dance, Bret comes to her rescue – and she astounds him with a hot, sensual kiss. Assisting the police department in tracking teen felons, Meg takes the opportunity to snag the handsome cop’s attention and they launch an affair based on Bret’s ‘no strings’ rules. But each searing encounter conflicts with her beliefs and dreams. She cannot maintain their bargain forever, but despite making love he seems no closer to giving her what she needs. When Meg’s conscience demands more from him, will Bret walk away or deliver his heart?


Echo Falls, Texas - Book #3
Kiss Me Goodnight

Summer LeFey blazed to the top of the art world with her painting genius.  When she returns to Echo Falls, Texas for her grandfather’s funeral, she collides with her childhood crush – now a sexy cop.  He snares her heart with romance and passion, but falling in love isn’t enough.   To have him, she must return to a place she never wanted to go.  Tom Applegate is a dedicated police officer, relishes hometown life, and longs for the happiness his parents have. When he reunites with Summer, he thinks he’s found the missing piece of his dream, but falling in love only complicates matters.  To have her, he must give up the home of his heart.    


Christmas Magic
An Echo Falls Short Story 
Now available in the back of The Daddy Spell and in the Short Story Collection. 

 A Daddy Spell Sequel:  Robin and Chad's wedding day has arrived, but a new obstacle confronts them.  Will they make their happily-ever-after come true?

A Winter Romance
An Echo Falls Short Story

In 1941, a young Olivia Carnahan meets Thomas Applegate.  Their mothers are matchmaking, and the two are determined not to cooperate.  When the Pearl Harbor bombing occurs, Thomas's leave from the Army Air Force is cancelled.  Will Thomas be able to convince Olivia that love is stronger than war?

Boo and Lindy's Matchmaking Adventure
An Echo Falls Short Story

Boo and Lindy Applegate are worried about the sadness in their first grade teacher's eyes.  Banned from using pumpkin magic, they ask Santa for someone special to be Miss Day's friend. Kissing her would be good, too.  Fireman Adam Caldwell moved back home to be near his family and serve the Echo Falls Fire Department. A loss in the fire station poker game places Adam in charge of answering the towns’ “Dear Santa” letters. All the requests prove simple to answer, except one. In a dilemma, Adam sets out to learn more about “Miss Day.” A chance encounter with Boo and Lindy fosters Adam’s need to befriend the teacher.  Juliette Day's fiancée abandoned her at the altar and disappeared with her sister.  Now Juliette's off the commitment market until she can heal from the pain and humiliation.  But she is enticed by Adam and their charming Christmas date.  Over the next few months, his faithful presence, thoughtful courtship and steamy kisses push her to rethink her decision to stay alone. How can she resolve her deep-seated anger over the betrayal and give Adam the unfettered forever love he’s asking for?                         


Echo Falls, Texas  - Book #4
Canyon Hearts

Trina would rather look anywhere but the past. 
The past is all Matt wants to see…

Discharged from the Marines, MATT PARKER returns to Echo Falls, Texas and becomes a rookie cop. But his hometown is not the utopia he remembers. In his absence, a cancer of drugs and gang activity has invaded the Canyon. Determined to serve and protect, to return Echo Falls to the ideal of his heart, Matt focuses his quest around a spicy yet guarded single mom, a fallen homecoming queen.  Charity quickly turns to dedication when Matt falls in love with the tempestuous young woman and her son.

TRINA MURRAY’s crown slipped during youthful rebellion, leading to pot, poverty, and pregnancy. Sober now, she struggles to succeed enough to escape her judgmental family. When her baby’s father is released on parole, Trina is desperate to protect her son and accepts Matt’s offer of shelter, not expecting to fall for the dedicated cop. But his fix-it solutions won’t support her plans to run, instead tempting her to dream of an intimate family that she’s sure is out of reach.

When crime increases, bringing theft, graffiti, drugs, and violence, a strong community resolves to clean out the town…with Matt and Trina caught at the center, for better or worse.


Echo Falls, Texas The Boxed Set

The Daddy Spell, The Sweetheart Dance, and Kiss Me Goodnight in one volume!  


Echo Falls, Texas Short Story Collection

The three Echo Falls short stories in one volume!  Christmas Magic, A Winter Romance, and Boo & Lindy's Matchmaking Adventure