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On the distant planet, Kaùsan´s, in the Triangulum Galaxy, three million light-years from Earth, Marc, Maddie, Leanne, Eric, and Judy McGregor, along with Jake Stevens, and Zyrah Duban, have elected to remain to help the transplanted aliens adjust to their new bodies...
Jewel of the Missions provides a brief history of Mission San Juan Capistrano and the surrounding town, illustrated with the paintings of Robert L. Schwenck. San Juan was number seven of the missions founded by Father (now Saint) Junipero Serra.
Space freighter co-captain, Matt McGregor, is worried. His father’s ship, the McGregor-7, has not returned from the Triangulum Galaxy. A cryptic message from the Federation Battle Cruiser Majestic warns of an attack and an alien virus.
Space freighter captain, Matt McGregor, and his fiancée, Tracy Warren, must rescue her mother, held prisoner by Marinas Christiansen Sorenson, a charismatic faith healer and leader of a religious commune, on a private planet called Eden.
"Wake up, Matt, wake up", an insistent voice repeats in his head. From that moment, Matt McGregor's life will never be the same.
Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue, And a Silver Sixpence in Her Shoe
Near the end of his sixty-ninth year, Acjachemen Indian, Tomás Romero, born in 1820 in San Juan Capistrano, recalls the events of his life.
Finding love is an art, and these artists (and aspiring artists) discover that love, like art, requires more than talent.
When unemployed computer programmer Nan Burton inherits a California beach cottage from her great-great-aunt, she’s delighted. But she’s in for a huge surprise: The house is haunted by the ghost of famous romance writer Max Murdoch (pen name Maxine DuBois) who insists Nan complete his last novel, threatening to keep her from sleeping until she agrees. The ensuing clash pits youth against the long-dead but still egotistical author with humorous and moving results.
Many people enjoy Lakeview Park, and each one has a unique story. Between the pages, you'll meet: fifteen of them. Lakeview Park is a collection of O. Henry-like slice-of-life stories about the people who frequent a fictitious park. These tales reveal folks of all ages, from a small child to the elderly.
Murder In Paradise , published on February 1, 2010, continues the adventures of retired NYPD detective Agapé Jones as he becomes a special investigator in the murder of a well-known surfer, the son of a local politician. He ends up in more danger than he expected.
An Aspen Grove Christmas is an anthology published for Christmas 2010 by Whiskey Creek Press. Written by Lorna and four friends: Sherry Derr-Wille, Luanna Rugh, Christie Shary, and introducing Cheryl Gardarian. Enjoy the holiday season in Aspen Grove Colorado where love is in the air.
Winner of the 2012 EPIC eBook Award for best romance anthology.
Directions of Loveis an anthology published on Valentine's Day 2010 by Whiskey Creek Press. Written by Lorna and three friends: Sherry Derr-Wille, Luanna Rugh and Christie Shary.
Girlfriends are special, especially when they move away in four different directions. See what happens when they return for their twentieth high school reunion.
Murder ...They Wrote is the story of a retired NYPD detective acting as the head of security for the National Authors Conference in Maui who is asked to investigate the death of one of the presenters. In the process, he encounters some interesting characters, all of whom have a theory and a suspect.
This is the first in a series featuring many of the same characters.
Published in April, 2005, 31 Months in Japan tells the story of our adventure of living in Japan and working with the Japanese to build the Universal Studios Theme Park in Osaka.
You will meet some of the unique characters and wonderful friends we encountered during our stay and share our frustrations and triumphs. If you are interested in visiting or doing business in Japan or are just intrigued by the Japanese, this is the book for you! Read more about the book.
An anthology published in February 2009 by Whiskey Creek Press. Written by Lorna and three friends: Sherry Derr-Wille, Luanna Rugh and Christie Shary.
Each season has its own special gifts, including love. Read four stories of how romance can blossom at any time of year.
An anthology published in February 2008 by Whiskey Creek Press. Written by Lorna and three friends: Sherry Derr-Wille, Luanna Rugh and Christie Shary.
Meet the Sullivan sisters who are given special snowflake ornaments in 1958 which might just contain a bit of magic.