Thank you for your interest in my books! While my literary agent works to find a publishing home for them, you can read the summaries of each novel below.
Stubborn Southern Hearts (A Magnolia Springs Romance) Genesis Award Finalist, Cascade Award Finalist
Since the death of her parents, Raven Sawyer’s life has been on pause, along with her relationship with God. Seven years later, she’s with the same mom-approved guy, living in the same small Louisiana town, clinging to her only aspiration—not wanting to disappoint her parents' wishes. Due to the elimination of her teaching position, her bank account is dwindling, and her grasp on the historical building her parents had hoped to own, is slipping.
Collin Goodman’s ready for a career change. But the insecurities he harbors from a learning disability leave his goal of trading professional tennis for teaching harder than he thinks. To make matters more difficult, his coach's dedication to Jesus has Collin examining his own heart, one that's always felt unworthy of God.
Raven needs a steady income to keep her parents' building. Collin requires a tutor to help him manage his learning disability and stay on task with his online college courses. Together, will they realize clutching the past will only destroy their futures?
The Truth About Secrets (A Magnolia Springs Romance) ACFW First Impressions Award Winner, TBLA Finalist
Melanie Carson’s been avoiding her alcoholic mother since graduating high school. Eight years later, she has the chance to return to her beloved hometown in Louisiana and start her own business as a personal assistant. But the threat of being around her mom, and the secrets she’s kept for her, leaves Melanie antsy about committing to her dream job and replanting her roots.
Samuel Harrison’s family has dark mysteries of its own. He’s left to pick up the pieces of his father’s financial business scandal, and battle a controlling mother. And while his professional life is a vision of organization, his personal life is struggling. From caring for his unpredictable Irish Wolfhound, to getting his house in tip-top shape for a parade of homes his mother has forced him into, Melanie Carson is an answer to his prayers. Well, she would be, if he were on speaking terms with God.
As Melanie and Samuel’s relationship begins to blur, will secrets from both families threaten to turn them against each other?
Beignets for One (A Finding Love in New Orleans Romance) Cascade Award Finalist
Falling in love in The Big Easy has never been so hard.
Julia Monroe has just turned forty and hopes her trek over the hill is much smoother than her climb up it. Widowed abruptly a decade earlier, she's raised two boys on her own. With them off to college out-of-state, she intends to expand her workload of cleaning services in New Orleans to squirrel away as much money as possible to provide for her sons in case the worst happens. But God seems to have other plans. Samuel Reed, the man who broke her heart in college, has moved back to town and joined her church. He’s a recently medically discharged Green Beret, and he’s determined to win her back. As she faces insecurities over her muffin top, allowing love in again, and pressure from her pushy friend to sell her homemade non-toxic cleaning product, will Julia make it over the hill without going under? Or will she always be ordering beignets for one?