Only With You

Only With You

Kathryn Shay

Romance

A family of heroes, all in dangerous jobs, all irrevocably tied to those they love. Read about the Marino clan in this fast-paced, emotional new series, To Serve and Protect, by NYT bestselling author Kathryn Shay.Special Agent Whitney Dwyer sees the world in black and white, much to the chagrin of her beloved cousins, the Marino brothers. Her life is terrific: a supportive family, a varied job with mega opportunities for advancement and a fantastic friends-with-benefits lover. Beneath her tough exterior, though, lies a woman who was scarred in deep and dark ways by the horror of an accident that killed her parents. But Whitney's life is knocked off its axis when she loses the man she now realizes she loves. To complicate matters, that man, Special Agent Max Blackwell, has made a decision he regrets immediately. Still, he and Whitney cannot come together again until she deals with what plagues her and he discovers what he truly wants out of life.ONLY WITH YOU is back-dropped by...
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Just One Night

Just One Night

Kathryn Shay

Romance

"A touching story about goals, emotional insecurity and the ability to grow and change unfolds in the remarkable and realistic page-turner. Ms. Shay has once again gifted us with a beautiful love story filled with hope, healing and the pursuit of happiness." Rendezvous MagazineIn this emotionally charged story, Annie Montgomery and Zachary Sloan have shared a complicated past. They met as young college students, married, and planned to live happily ever after. They thought they could deal with their differences, but they were wrong. A bitter divorced ensued, and they both started new lives. Or have they? When they meet during a crisis, Annie and Zach share a bed again. A month later, Annie discovers she's pregnant. Since having children was one of the stumbling blocks of their marriage, Annie can't believe Zach is happy about his impending fatherhood. Zach has to convince her he's changed, and Annie must learn to compromise, because one thing is for certain—they never...
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Finn (The Casella Cousins Book 3)

Finn (The Casella Cousins Book 3)

Kathryn Shay

Romance

The Casella Cousins Novella 3: Finn He prefers older, sophisticated women who know what they want. Or at least he did, until he begins to see his assistant in a different light. But she’s done with her stupid crush on her boss. Done, done, done! Finn Casella was always the shy, reticent one in the midst of the lively, outgoing Casella cousins. When he was young, he liked books and writing more than he liked people. Now a successful independent bookstore owner in the heart of New York City, he’s settling into his life and wants to get back to his unfinished novel. Millie Morrison worked her way through a college degree in literature and a Masters’ Degree in business by supporting herself with her job in the bookstore. She's generous and sensitive to her friends and customers. But each overture to her boss has been met with cool professionalism. Well, she’s overcome harder things in her life than unrequited love. Can these two people, with more in common than they realize, forge something new out of his emotional baggage and her starry-eyed optimism? Some interesting plot twists will keep you guessing and rooting for them to make it—together. Look for cameo appearances by the O’Neils, who own Bailey’s Irish Pub on MacDougal Street. Don’t miss all The Casella Cousins Books: Hayley, Seth, Finn, Alessia, Gideon and Ronan from the NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY bestselling author Kathryn Shay.
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Love Will Keep Us Together

Love Will Keep Us Together

Kathryn Shay

Romance

The Gentileschi Sisters are daughters of a king, princesses who come to the U.S. to pursue their careers and fall in love with seemingly unsuitable men.After the untimely death of her young husband, Mariella Gentileschi Moretti has had enough heartache in her twenty-three years. Now at Georgetown Law School, she's determined to protect herself and her daughter from the perils of the world. But when she takes a class from law professor and Pulitzer Prize winner Dr. Jordan Dubois, she finds herself drawn to him.Jordan's life is mess and he grabbed the chance to become a visiting professor at Georgetown to get away from his problems. More complications face him when he meets the lovely young widow. He's captivated by her gentle ways, so different from the women he left behind in France.She's in his class so he can't avoid her. Their six-year-old daughters become best friends at an after school program at the university. And they simply can't stop the moving...
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Promises to Keep

Promises to Keep

Kathryn Shay

Romance

By-the-book Secret Service Agent Joe Stonehouse is assigned to work with rebel Agent Luke Ludzecky on a task force to combat school violence. When they go undercover in Fairholm, NY, to a school flagged for an outbreak, they find that the institution is indeed in danger. But when Joe butts heads with principal Suzanna Quinn, and teacher Kelsey Cunningham gets close to her new student Luke, all their personal lives are turned upside down. In Book 1, PROMISES TO KEEP, follow the fast-paced plot ripped straight from the headlines and bask in the love stories that will make you believe in romance.Don't miss all five books in the Lean On Me Series, heart-wrenching stories of teens in jeopardy and the adults who've dedicated their lives to helping them: PROMISES TO KEEP, MICHAEL'S FAMILY, TRUST IN ME, WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN and A PRICE WORTH PAYING.Praise for PROMISES TO KEEP:"Shay does an admirable job with a difficult subject, writing about school violence with sensitivity and...
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Seth (The Casella Cousins Book 2)

Seth (The Casella Cousins Book 2)

Kathryn Shay

Romance

The Casella Cousins Novella 2: Seth He took her for granted in their young life together but now he wants her back. She's having none of his pleas for a second chance, not after he broke her heart in a million different ways. Legal Aid Attorney Seth Casella is a truly good guy. Or so everybody thinks. But he’s got a darker side, one that surfaced when he repeatedly betrayed his former girlfriend, Julianne. He tells her he’s changed, but she doesn’t buy it. Music therapist Julianne Ford is sick of being the forgiving, good girl next door. Not only does she reject Seth’s overtures—again!—but she's taking her own walk on the wild side now, and she likes it. Most of the world sees them as defenders of the poor and neglected, and they are, but together they just can’t get it right. A heart-breaking legal aid case for Seth and the challenge of helping her dysfunctional students using her beloved music backdrop complicate their search for the way back to each other and a reunion that will last forever. Don’t miss all The Casella Cousins Books: Hayley, Seth, Finn, Alessia, Gideon and Ronan from the NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY bestselling author Kathryn Shay.
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Ronan (The Casella Cousins Book 6)

Ronan (The Casella Cousins Book 6)

Kathryn Shay

Romance

Ronan Casella left home at eighteen. He could never tolerate his mother, and he was sorry to abandon his beloved sister and brother. But he couldn’t stay there any longer after his father died and after Ronan’s girlfriend was involved in a fatal car crash. He heads to Hollywood where he becomes a television and movie star. After ten years, he disappears from that job, too. The mystery as to what’s happened to Ronan in the intervening decade is revealed in The Casella Cousins Book 6.
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How Deep is Your Love?

How Deep is Your Love?

Kathryn Shay

Romance

The Gentileschi Sisters are daughters of a king, princesses who come to the U.S. to pursue their careers and fall in love with seemingly unsuitable men.The last thing Brie Gentileschi wants is to deal with someone who reminds her of her kidnapping last year. But when Dante Federico comes on as the new gym teacher in her school, she keeps flashing back to an event that could have ruined her life.Flummoxed by fourth grade teacher Gabriella Gentileschi's cold shoulder, Dante has never had to deal with her kind of animosity. He's just your all-around guy, looking to get along with his colleagues, teach little ones to stay fit and live a normal life.But when Dante discovers a young student in need of help, he and Brie must work together for the welfare of the child. Who knew he'd be the one, not all the counseling and yoga she's done, to help her heal from her wounds? Their journey will make readers ache for both of them.Don't miss this charming six-book...
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This Guy's in Love

This Guy's in Love

Kathryn Shay

Romance

The Gentileschi Sisters are daughters of a king, princesses who come to the U.S. to pursue their careers and fall in love with seemingly unsuitable men.An affair with a married man has driven Detective Sergeant Francesca Marcello Gentileschi to a new task force where she intends to keep her head down and avoid befriending her coworkers. She's determined to build a pristine reputation, even if she has to insult and ignore one fellow cop who is determined to get under her skin.Picking on Francesca becomes a way of life for Tyrell Beauregard Collingsworth, and he enjoys their sparring—probably because he's always gotten his way with women. But eventually he finds himself irresistibly drawn to her. When he proposes a relationship between the two of them, he's confounded when she absolutely refuses!Follow these two likeable people as they navigate new territory for them both. Emotional and tender moments along with sexual tension that's off the charts are...
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Dancing In the Dark

Dancing In the Dark

Kathryn Shay

Romance

She wakes up in the hospital with amnesia, petrified because she doesn't know anybody, or anything about herself.He's crushed because the woman he loves doesn't even recognize him.After a critical car accident, Cooking Network host and bestselling cookbook author Clarissa Boneli doesn't remember who she is or what she's done with her life. Worse, she doesn't recognize the man she loves. But piece by piece, she begins to see there were two Clares: one who loved her friends and made time for them. And one who became aloof and sophisticated and didn't seem to care who she hurt.Children's books author and illustrator Brady Langston is heartbroken when Clare doesn't remember him. They've shared their personal and professional lives for years, and he can't believe she could forget all they meant to each other. At least not the old Clare. After all, hadn't the new Clare left him in the dust?Apparently, Jonathan Harris, the show's owner, is the man in Clare's life. He's classy,...
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Gideon (The Casella Cousins Book 5)

Gideon (The Casella Cousins Book 5)

Kathryn Shay

Romance

The Casella Cousins Novella 5: Gideon So, crucify him for it. He doesn’t like working with women in the harsh world of police law enforcement. She sees herself as tough as any man. Then she becomes his boss. Hidden Cove Police Officer Gideon Casella is a hard man. A divorce three years ago still has him grumpy and out of sorts. But he’s a top cop, which is why he thinks he’ll get the promotion to sergeant that’s being announced soon. Anabelle Sanders is on her way up the law enforcement ladder right to the commissioner’s office. But she’ll settle for one step at a time, even if she does have to walk all over Gideon Casella’s ego and his barely-concealed chauvinistic attitude. Man, she’s been dealing with men like him all her life. It comes as a shock to Gideon that the brass gives the position to Sanders, a tough-as-nails female in the department. When he’s assigned to work on a special task force with her—under her—he’s furious at the department, at her, and at life in general. With these two hardened-by-life cops be able to find a soulmate in each other? Don’t miss all The Casella Cousins Books: Hayley, Seth, Finn, Alessia, Gideon and Ronan from the NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY bestselling author Kathryn Shay.
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When a Man Loves a Woman

When a Man Loves a Woman

Kathryn Shay

Romance

Single parent Nick DiMarco is out to prove something to himself and to the world. His ex-wife abandoned him and his two children to lead the life of a socialite. Now, Nick's working two jobs and attending law school. But when his daughter's counselor, Amanda Carson, tells him his child is suicidal, Nick must make difficult choices to save his family. Further complicating these issues are the feelings both Nick and Amanda, a woman too much like his ex, develop feelings for each other. In WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN, Book 4, intense emotional scenes, a frightening look at teenage suicide and a love story that won't be suppressed all combine to make this a powerful, heart-wrenching drama.Don't miss all five books in the Lean On Me Series, heart-wrenching stories of teens in jeopardy and the adults who've dedicated their lives to helping them: PROMISES TO KEEP, MICHAEL'S FAMILY, TRUST IN ME, WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN and A PRICE WORTH PAYING.
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A Love So Strong

A Love So Strong

Kathryn Shay

Romance

Travel from the small town of Hyde Park, New York to the charm, glamor...and danger of Paris and Rome in these sizzling contemporary romance novellas connected by three stormy relationships.In CAUGHT OFF GUARD, Riley Sullivan and Jillian Kimball are on the verge of divorce. When Jill returns home from Paris a changed woman, intending to roadblock the final decree, Riley wants nothing to do with her. But as she perseveres, his defenses diminish and he remembers their sizzling and their softer times together. Will they be able to get past old hurts and betrayals?OPPOSITES ATTRACT picks up with Jillian's sister Molly Sullivan and Riley's best friend, Jase McKay. A free spirit, Molly fell for Jase, a somewhat uptight lawyer, despite the differences in their personalities and outlooks on life. But he broke off their relationship because he couldn't open up, not knowing she was pregnant. When they're miserable apart, he has to come to terms with his past and she has to forgive him for...
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Take Me Back

Take Me Back

Kathryn Shay

Romance

Six years ago, Kate Cassidy broke Rafe Casella's heart by abandoning him a few months before their wedding. Now she's in town with the gut-wrenching news that she had his baby, in secret, and she wants Rafe back. She has to be kidding!But Kate is deadly serious. She made the worst mistake of her life when she left Hidden Cove and she's determined to fix it. She plans to reinstate herself in the fire department and raise her son in a loving family—one that includes his father.A rollercoaster of emotion, devastating fires, a stalker targeting Kate and a sizzling attraction that never diminished, set the two of them on an irrevocable course to reunion. That is if they can all stay alive.If you liked the face-paced events, breathtaking tenderness, uplifting messages of forgiveness, as well as on-the-edge-of-your-seat fire scenes, all characteristic of the Hidden Cove Fire Department Series, then you'll love New York Times bestselling author Kathryn Shay's...
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The Reckoning

The Reckoning

Kathryn Shay

Romance

As the illegitimate son of the famous O'Neil clan, Kinley Moran bursts into their lives and it's vengeance he wants—not to be accepted in the family he detests. Now a billionaire entrepreneur/investment broker, he plans to destroy them all with his wealth and power. Little does he know that Bailey and the boys are magnets who could lure him into changing his life's purpose.Jamie Ralston is a single mother and waitress at Bailey's Irish Pub. At thirty, she has one goal—to graduate from college and become a teacher. But when another O'Neil brother shows up, she senses her plan for her future is about to change. Just how much, though, she has control over. She fights Kinley on many issues, but there's one battle she cannot win: she's irrevocably drawn to this wounded man.Will Kinley resist the charm of the O'Neils? Will Jamie resist Kinley's charms? Read THE RECKONING, a heartbreaking story that will make you cry, make you laugh but also make you cheer...
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