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Witchy Business (Witch Detectives #1) [Kindle Edition]
by Eve Paludan & Stuart Sharp
Presented by #1 bestselling Kindle author, J.R. Rain. Compelling supernatural mystery with lots of humor, snappy dialogue and romantic thrills...
What would you do with unspeakable power? Elle
Chambers is Edinburgh's hardest working insurance investigator, and one
who solves cases using unconventional means. Supernatural means. Elle
is a witch--and a damn good one, too.
cases, Elle must first find a missing bad boy who might or might not be a
werewolf. Next, a simple missing artwork case turns out to be not so
simple. What Elle is about to discover will change her life
forever...and open her heart to the possibility of love. Witchy Business is a full-length novel and the first of a trilogy. The next two books in the series will be available throughout 2013.
Finding Jessie: A Mystery Romance [Kindle Edition]
By Eve Paludan
Sam’s quiet life as a New England bookseller and occasional lawyer is
turned upside down when a tussle over a vintage children’s book turns
him into the rescuer of a much younger woman. Jessie is a mysterious
beauty with dark secrets—much darker than his own.
JESSIE is an emotionally intense, heartbreaking modern gothic mystery
romance about a woman’s lifetime quest for her sense of self and the man
who is determined to discover the truth and save her…and their fragile
relationship. If he cannot shatter the lies with facts and help her to
overcome her history, she will disappear from his life.
JESSIE is about love, lies, truth, betrayal, redemption, greed, mercy,
and the triumph of the human spirit. A small angelic presence convinces
Sam to take one last chance on this May-December relationship. FINDING
JESSIE is his most fervent hope.
Author Eve Paludan tackles a
controversial real-life topic with compassion and sensitivity: How far
would you go to redeem your lover from a shocking, terrifying past? (novel length: 61,000+ words)
New York Minute: A Romantic Comedy Novel of the 1980s [Kindle Edition]
By Eve Paludan
Liz, the daughter of a famous New York playwright, writes a bad play and
the leading man tries to help her save it.
Just when she starts to fall
for the only person with the guts to tell her that her play stinks, her
ex-husband, a former actor, shows up to try to win her back. A love
After an unexpected event, the fate of the family
theater hangs in the balance, and Liz must make choices that will either
destroy her love life or bring it to a standing ovation.
Tara Takes Christmas (Ranch Lovers Romance) [Kindle Edition]
By Eve Paludan
In Tara Takes Christmas (Ranch Lovers Romance #2), this continuation of a
modern-day Western romance finds Zane McKenna and his ex-wife, Tara,
facing hardships in their healing relationship when a series of
heartbreaking events occurs in the weeks before Christmas. After a loss
that stuns them and Zane's shocking reaction, it is up to Tara to find
the courage to trust Zane without reservation and to love him
She is a Wyoming gal, and doesn't give up on her man, however, the unfolding conflict threatens their entire future together.
Takes Christmas is a story of love's battle against adversity and the
naked honesty of a second-chance love. One thing's for sure: Their lives
will never be the same again.
More than twice as long as #1 in the series, Tara Takes Christmas (#2 in the series) is a novella of 23,000+ words.
Recuperando a Tara
(Spanish Language Edition) and Taking Back Tara (English U.S. version)
(Novela Romántica del Oeste) (Spanish Edition) [Kindle Edition]
By Eve Paludan (English version) and Maria Riega (Spanish version)
En esta historia profundamente romántica, Zane McKenna, un ranchero
solitario, extraña a su ex esposa, Tara, que ha experimentado serios
infortunios desde que ella lo dejó por otro hombre, un hombre que luego
falleció en una tragedia que le ha dejado cicatrices, física y
Desde su rancho vecino, Zane ha estado atento al
bienestar de Tara, pero ahora, Tara ha desaparecido. Zane no sólo debe
encontrar a Tara en la desolada pradera de Wyoming antes de que sea
demasiado tarde, sino que también debe ayudarla a superar su vida
destrozada. Su sentimiento de culpa ha tenido un efecto terrible sobre
ella, y se ha resistido a los esfuerzos de él por comunicarse. Él
también debe encontrar el perdón en su propio corazón y poner las cosas
en orden entre ellos, o la perderá para siempre.
Esta es una
corta historia romántica contemporánea ambientada en el oeste de Estados
Unidos de cerca de 10,000 palabras. Esta historia también está
disponible en inglés (EE.UU.) en Amazon.com, bajo el título "Taking Back
Ghost Fire (Ghost Files #3) [Kindle Edition]
By Eve Paludan
Third in a new series featuring paranormal investigators Ellen and Monty
Drew. Ellen claims to possess a sixth sense but Monty, a former P.I.,
only believes what he can see. She views their work as a sacred mission
while Monty just wants a happy wife and a paycheck.
FIRE, Paranormal investigators Ellen and Monty Drew go to West Los
Angeles for some rest and relaxation, as well as to shop for items to
redecorate their home. But, apparently, there is to be no respite. Ellen
is a ghost magnet, so they now have about 48 hours to solve a
spontaneous combustion mystery in a haunted co-op art gallery before its
grand opening in Venice, California. Spirits abound, including a
flapper from the 1920s who haunts the Third Street Promenade in Santa
Monica, the tormented ghost of a jockey, the spirit of a horse that
shows up at a barbeque, the ghost of a former professor’s wife, the
possession of a cab driver, an ex-nun who paints dead people she’s never
met, and the accidental release of one ticked-off chupacabra spirit.
Monty and Ellen get roasted by the poltergeist? This is Ellen and Monty Drew’s most ghost-packed paranormal
investigation case yet.
The Man Who Fell from the Sky (Angel Detectives Case #1) [Kindle Edition]
By Eve Paludan
An appaloosa horse is the only eyewitness to a killing, a sack of
Montana sapphires is missing, and only Heaven knows the whole truth.
"The Man Who Fell from the Sky," some themes of "Ghost" meet "The Horse
Whisperer" in this full-length, paranormal whodunnit mystery that is
packed with romantic suspense, danger, dark secrets and high spiritual
Cody Bliss, angel detective, is assigned by Heaven to the
mortal body of J.R. Wilder, a paroled murderer, in order to solve his
own previous untimely demise and take care of unfinished business with
Mariah, who is unable to move on with her life until she knows what
happened to her missing husband.
Against the backdrop of a
western Montana ranch near Glacier National Park, and in the company of
Mariah and her tight-knit family, Cody (inside the body of J.R. Wilder)
must solve the murder mystery using forensic clues and the spiritual
powers of an angel. He must also yield to J.R., whose body he is using,
as that tragic man falls in love with his former wife.
Man Who Fell from the Sky, almost every character has a deep, dark
secret. And the clock is ticking. If J.R. Wilder doesn't change his
lifestyle, the Angel is Death is coming for him, too, and soon! Not only
that, his former cellmate shows up with a proposition that could be his
undoing. That man has a secret that J.R. desperately wants to know, a
missing piece of his own life puzzle that has haunted him for years. To
add to the danger, the dark angels try to tempt the angel detective by
This is a full-length novel (100,000+ words) with a
cast of compelling characters, each of whom is seeking truth and
redemption in their own lives. Only an angel detective can set things
right and the consequences to an entire family, and the fate of a
troubled horse, rest in his hands.
Taking Back Tara (Ranch Lovers Romance) [Kindle Edition]
By Eve Paludan
In this heartfelt romance, Zane McKenna, a lonely rancher, pines for his
ex-wife, Tara, who has experienced tragedy and misfortune since she
left him for another man, a man who has since died. Now Tara is missing.
Zane must not only find Tara on the Wyoming prairie before it's too
late, but must help her overcome her shattered life and even recover her
sense of self. He must also find forgiveness within his own heart and
convince Tara to work with him to set things right between them again --
or he will lose her forever.
A longer short story of 9,500 words.
"This is my first read by this author and certainly not my last. Taking
Back Tara is a short story with a powerful message about love and
forgiveness. Ms. Paludan has such an eloquence with words that will keep
you captivated from start to finish. I look forward to reading more of
her work." -- Kim Love
Letters from David [Kindle Edition]
By Eve Paludan
In the tradition of novels driven by letters and in the debut novel of
Eve Paludan, a Midwestern woman faces devastating changes in midlife,
loses her home and the love of her life, moves cross country to the
ocean, finds a lover, and discovers the truths of life and love within
the pages of letters.
"Claire Mead didn’t have her husband
anymore, her children lived abroad, her income was shrinking and she
hadn’t shaved her legs all winter. She hadn’t laughed, truly laughed,
for months. She was going broke and still cried much too easily since
David died, but suddenly, she realized she had something she had never
once had before in her life -- her freedom."
Romance Writer's Pink Pages (Three Editions): The Insider's Guide to Getting Your Romance Novel Published [Paperback]
By Eve Paludan
To be successful, aspiring romance writers need more than a raging
passion. They need the professional know-how, found in this book, that
puts them on the inside track of the romance novel industry.
Three yearly editions were also published by Prima.
The Romance Writer's Pink Pages (1995), Prima Publishing, ISBN 1559585811
The Romance Writer's Pink Pages (1996), Prima Publishing, ISBN 0761501681
ALL EDITIONS ARE OUT OF PRINT