His Girl Friday

by Diana Palmer

Published 23 February 1990

From New York Times bestseller Diana Palmer comes a reader-favorite story of a woman attempting to do the impossible: tame the roguish man she loves from afar...

There has only ever been one man for young Danetta Marist...but he's the one she can never have. That's gruff, handsome boss Cabe Ritter, whose mere glance makes her spine tingle and her heart race. And then there was that heart-stopping kiss in his office. But Danetta believes in marriage and happily-ever-afters. And everyone knows Cabe is a terrible womanizer...

Deep down, Cabe is no playboy. Long ago, he put up a facade to protect himself from any woman-like his alluring secretary-who wanted a commitment from him. Cabe knows that young, fresh and deliciously tempting Danetta has a lot to learn about love. But now that he has held her in his arms once, he decides that he'll be the man to teach her...for the rest of their lives.


Hoodwinked

by Diana Palmer

Published 25 August 1989

New York Times bestselling author Diana Palmer delivers another fan-favorite story of intrigue, passion and unexpected love!

Maureen Harris is dedicated to her job at McFaber Corporation, which manufactures jets. The green-eyed ingenue has her eye on everything that comes through the company's offices…including a report of a sabotaged plane!

When she hears the news, Maureen decides to conduct her own investigation. She is suspicious of the company's newest and most antagonistic mechanic. There's more to him than meets the eye, though. Soon, Maureen is shocked to find herself seduced by the sexy stranger! But Jake has a deeply buried secret that will surprise her even more…


Betrayed by Love

by Diana Palmer

Published 29 April 1988

From New York Times bestselling author Diana Palmer comes a fan-favorite story of second-chance love.

Cattle rancher Jacob Cade rarely denies himself anything–except his passion for Kate Walker. When it comes to his younger sister's best friend, Jacob sets boundaries as solid as his ranch fences. But when Kate returns home for his sister's wedding, he sees her with new eyes. She's older, wiser and more attractive than ever–and Jacob can't help but feel that the time for restraint is over…

Kate has been in love with Jacob for as long as she can remember. She knows the ruggedly handsome older man isn't offering forever, but the sparks between them are as hot as they ever were. Yet, will a few precious nights in his arms be worth the heartache that's sure to follow?


Hunter

by Diana Palmer

Published 22 March 1991

New York Times bestselling author Diana Palmer serves up HUNTER, a fan-favorite Man of the Month, for your reading pleasure!

Phillip Hunter is a strong, independent loner who bears his Native-American heritage with pride. He's also able to overcome the most life-threatening dangers with ease. But his next assignment as chief of security for a top-secret operation brings him into contact with geologist Jennifer Marist. Suddenly, Hunter finds himself tempted to overstep his orders to protect Jenny from all danger and take her into his arms...

The mission soon proves the ultimate challenge of his career-spending a week on the rugged Arizona plains with the one woman he yearns for above all others, and the one he is determined to keep at arm's length. But Hunter never planned on facing the allure of Jenny's wild, sweet passion-or on discovering a love he'd never dared dream could be his.


Rawhide And Lace

by Diana Palmer

Published 30 January 1987

When Erin left Ty Wade so long ago, she'd vowed never to return. Because of him she'd wrecked her car, her career, and lost his baby.

Once a famous model clad in silk and lace, Erin could hardly face the task of mending the tattered pieces of her life. And now Ty wanted her back. Without her, jobs would be lost. The future of the Staghorn Ranch depended on her return. Erin cared deeply for the devoted staff of his ranch. But how could she face the man she most hated-the man with a heart of stone and a will as tough as rawhide?


The Best Is Yet To Come

by Diana Palmer

Published 25 October 1991

THE SECOND TIME AROUND

As a young secretary, Ivy McKenzie fell hopelessly in love with tycoon Ryder Calaway. But the searing passion that sizzled between them-and Ryder's cool rejection-sent innocent Ivy running. Now, five years later, Ivy discovered that Ryder's magnetic virility was still as daunting-and harder than ever to evade.

Jet-setter Ryder had always gotten what he wanted-except for Ivy. For years, he'd waited for her, longed for her. Now she was free, and Ryder's patience was at an end. This time, he vowed to make her irrevocably his. Given this precious second chance, could he convince sweet Ivy that the best was yet to come?


Nelson's Brand

by Diana Palmer and Kathie DeNosky

Published 31 May 1991

MR. JANUARY

Man: Gene Nelson

Description: Lean, rugged rancher and head honcho of the sprawling Triple N spread-until he made a shocking discovery.

Reputation: Love 'em and leave 'em a man whose heart was made of ice... until mysterious Allison Hathoway provided the right brand of fire to melt it.

Allison Hathoway had never met a man like Gene Nelson. The moody loner had quite a reputation. He was a dark horse-a man running wild-or so all her friends told her. But Allison knew he was a man with secrets . . . and one who had been hurt. Her heart went out to him.

Lovely Allison was a lure that Gene couldn't resist. The enigmatic beauty aroused a tenderness he'd never known-and a passion he couldn't resist. But could he learn to trust again-and convince Allison to risk forever on Nelson's brand of loving?


Night of Love

by Diana Palmer

Published 17 December 1993

Snow Kisses

by Diana Palmer

Published 1 February 1997

Rage of Passion

by Diana Palmer

Published 29 May 1987

A vacation at her godmother's ranch near Abilene would have been the perfect place for Maggie Turner to escape her ex-husband's threats. Perfect, that is, if it hadn't been for Gabe Coleman. Tall, lithe and lean, he was just as blunt, rude-and powerfully sensual-as he'd been ten years ago.

His cold formality gave her the goose bumps. And his icy blue eyes watched her like those of a hungry cat-daring her to look beneath his savage surface. She thought marriage had cured her of desire. Then the raging passions of a Texas cowboy gave her a new lease on love.


Eye of the Tiger

by Diana Palmer

Published 29 August 1986

She'd been a teenager with a furious crush, and he'd been an experienced man out to avenge himself on the girl he really loved. Eleanor Whitman hated the memory - and she hated him. But even four years later, the sight and scent of Keegan Taber made her weak with desire.

Keegan knew Eleanor had loved him. And he'd never forgiven himself for what he'd done. Now he'd give anything to have her love him again. But she didn't care anymore. She was crazy about another man - and all he could do was hope that man didn't put a ring on her finger before Keegan could win her back...


Love by Proxy

by Diana Palmer

Published 1 August 1986

Chairman of the board Worth Carson had been none too pleased when beautiful Amelia Glenn walked into his office wearing only a trench coat and belly-dancer costume. While revenge had been the primary goal in Worth's mind as he sought out the mystery woman, all thoughts of getting even soon vanished.

A free spirit who couldn't resist a dare, Amelia didn't know that baiting a man like Worth was rather like baiting a grizzly bear. Or guess that a tiny misunderstanding with the police and getting fired from her job were both part of an unorthodox strategy to get her into his lair...