Annie Acorn’s 2015 Valentine’s Day Treasury (Annie Acorn’s Valentine’s Day Anthologies) – An anthology of Valentine’s Day stories written by the authors of From Women’s Pens, contributed to and edited by Annie Acorn.
Where can you find all the chocolates, flowers, love, and romance of Valentine’s Day? Where do first kisses, lifetime commitments, and second chances fill us with joy? Where do the things that matter take precedence over everyday concerns? Within the carefully crafted stories gathered for your enjoyment in Annie Acorn’s 2015 Valentine’s Day Treasury, a romance-filled, Valentine’s Day anthology!
With their words, members of From Women’s Pens, a cooperative of award-winning contemporary women writers, have brought together a unique collection of novelettes and short stories that embody the romantic spirit of Valentine’s Day and are sure to please everyone.
Prepare to laugh, cry, and be surprised by this love-filled treasure. Annie Acorn’s 2015 Valentine’s Day Treasury is sure to become a classic that you’ll want to revisit each new Valentine’s Day as it arrives.
A Valentine’s Surprise by Charlotte Kent
A Taste of Love by Juliette Hill
A Prince for Valentine’s by Merrie Housdon
A Rose by Any Other Name by Angel Nichols
A Valentine’s Day to Remember by Susan Jean Ricci
At the End of the Day by Peggy Teel
Valentine Goodbye by Annie Acorn
Annie Acorn’s Luna Lake Cabins Series –
Valentine Goodbye (Luna Lake Cabins Stories) – A romantic Valentine’s Day novelette by Annie Acorn.
Attempting to escape from Valentine’s Day, a holiday he has come to dread, James Edison has been drawn to the lakes and peaks of the Cumberland Mountains of East Tennessee by the need to reconnect with past memories, but what will he do with himself now that he’s here?
A chance comment made by the owner of Luna Lake Cabins leads James to pen a note that takes him along quite a different path than the one he had envisioned. Has Cupid aimed his bow in the wrong direction, or can love be even better the second time around?
This third offering in her Luna Lake Cabins series by internationally read, Women’s Pens author Annie Acorn provides an amazing reminder of love’s power. Perfect for reading as Valentine’s Day approaches or at any other time of the year, this one will make your heart sing!
Charlotte Kent’s Captain’s Point Stories Series –
A Valentine Surprise (Captain’s Point Stories) – The first Valentine’s Day story in the Captain’s Point series. A romantic women’s fiction/family saga/chicklit story written by Annie Acorn & Juliette Hill writing as Charlotte Kent.
It’s Valentine’s Day weekend, the busiest sales period of the year for Beth’s Buds – everyone’s favorite florist in Captain’s Point. Marjorie Harper, the shop assistant, is still recuperating from the flu, and Harry Tiner, the delivery man, has complained of feeling feverish. The tiny bell over the door announces the arrival of four customers. Will one of them lead shop owner Beth McIntyre along the path to true love?
You won’t want to miss this latest Captain’s Point short from the collaborative writing team of internationally known, From Women’s Pens authors Annie Acorn and Juliette Hill, writing as Charlotte Kent!
A Rose by Any Other Name (Angel Nichols’ Shorts Book 1) – A Valentine’s Day novelette by author and graphic designer Angel Nichols.
“Lady, you can’t do that in here!” Alberto Perez shouts into his cab’s rearview mirror, but there really isn’t much he can do. Two hours later, a baby girl enters the world, and so, the story begins.
Eighteen years later, Rose Smith finds herself on the doorstep of a New York City women’s shelter, alone and afraid, but then a handsome stranger with kind eyes befriends her. An old photo, an inherited quest, and a heart-shaped pendant further unite the two young people as they search for answers together.
Internationally beloved, From Women’s Pens author Angel Nichols, known for her The Ghost of Christmas Present and Other Stories, weaves a tangled web and proves once again that love can indeed conquer all.
You don’t want to miss this one!
A Prince for Valentine’s (Merrie Housdon’s Romance Shorts Book 1) – A jewel of an historical romance by Merrie Housdon.
“Not one girl here worth taking will accept any of our invitations to the St. Valentine’s Day ball, until you’ve chosen your date,” Owen addressed his friend, who had arrived at the university under a royal flag a few months before, his wind-blown, dark hair almost matching the mane of his black stallion. “Last year we were the top choices, but now, all the girls are waiting for you.”
Recognizing his responsibility to choose, Garrett’s gaze traveled around the room, finally settling on the one who had captured his affections.
Will the prince find the courage to follow his heart as his father had, or will he bow to the wishes of his people?
Can love truly conquer all?
A Taste of Love (Juliette Hill’s Shorts Book 1) – A Valentine’s Day novelette by Juliette Hill.
Kelly Palmer is living her dream, as sous chef and sommelier at a restaurant in California’s Napa Valley, until an email from a former classmate changes her plans and re-ignites feelings that still linger in her heart.
Tony Rockland has a culinary dream of his own back in Manhattan, but it’s about to vanish after an unexpected bump in the road, unless he can enlist her help fast!
Can these two chefs team up to create their own recipe for love, or will a secret tucked away for too long destroy their last chance at happiness?
You won’t want to miss this latest treat from the beloved author of Finding Christmas Love and Christmas Shoppe Magic!
Susan Jean Ricci:
A Valentine’s Day to Remember (Cindy’s Crusades Book 51) – A Valentine’s Day, Cindy’s Crusades short by Susan Jean Ricci
“You have my word, Jay. Cross my heart,” Cindy DeMatteo reluctantly agrees to forego online shopping and use of her credit cards, wishing it were permissible to smack her husband’s head now and then.
Still, Jay’s request isn’t unreasonable, given their short term circumstances, and a gal has to choose her battles, keeping an eye on winning the war. Besides, his wistfulness tone, during one part of their Spirited Conversation, had driven a nail through her heart.
Now, Valentine’s Day is approaching, and despite their tightened belts, both Cindy and Jay fully intend to show the other how much they care. Desperate times call for desperate measures, as a series of unexpected finds, comical occurrences, and secret plans lead both of them towards certain disaster, or have they?
As with all the entries in her Cindy’s Crusade series, internationally beloved, From Women’s Pens author Susan Jean Ricci has once again woven a rich tapestry of laughter and oh-no moments through a story that remains powerful enough to bring a tear to your eye.
You won’t want to miss this one!
At the End of the Day: A Valentine’s Day Story (Peggy Teel’s Shorts Book 2) – A heartwarming Valentine’s Day romantic short by Peggy Teel
Each Valentine’s Day, Candace communicates with her husband in their special way, but this year is different. This time, he shocks her with a request that sends her whole world spiraling out of control. How can he ask this of her?
As the day progresses, though, a small boy’s needs, a pizza parlor employee, and a handsome stranger all conspire to make her rethink her position. But still…
From the internationally beloved, From Women’s Pens author of God and Grandma, this one will make you believe again in the healing power of love.