Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!


Featured Authors:  JE Thompson, iStephen Cafaro, iWilliam Lowenkamp, iJoan Huffman, iWayne Anderson, iJeff Ovall, iStan Law (aka Stanislaw Kapuscinski), i

  Home > Blogs Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Beth Trissel

  + Follow Me   

· 66 titles
· 9 Reviews
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Jul, 2009

   My Blog
   Contact Author
   Read Reviews

· Traitor's Legacy (Traitor's Legacy Series #2)

· Plants For A Medieval Herb Garden in the British Isles

· Somewhere in the Highlands (Somewhere in Time Book 3)

· A Warrior for Christmas

· Somewhere My Love--Somewhere In Time Series Book 1

· Kira, Daughter of the Moon

· The Bearwalker's Daughter

· The Lady and the Warrior

· Somewhere the Bells Ring

· Into the Lion's Heart

Short Stories
· An Adventure in Planting Pussy Willows

· The Christmas Kitten-Cat

· One of the Scariest Ghost Stories Ever

· How I Got to Neverland

· Supernatural Tales from Brocks Gap, Virginia

· The Poltergeist in our Old Farmhouse

· Make Way For Ducklings

· Spring Rites

· Ghosts and Old Barns

· The Ghost of Christmas Past

· Christmas in Colonial America

· Fear of Witches in Colonial Virginia and Recent Times

· Writing Across Genres

· History Is Alive--The Inspiration In Research

· The History & Romance Behind Scarborough Fair

· The Black Death & The Vinegar of the Four Thieves

· Herbs Enhance Historical/Paranormal Romance

· Who Remembers the French and Indian War?

· The Salem Witch Trials & My Ancestor Orlando Bagley

· Old Time Cures from the Shenandoah Valley and Mountains

· On.99 Sale! Kira, Daughter of the Moon!

· Free in Kindle--Somewhere My Lass

· New Release!

· On Super Sale--Kira, Daughter of the Moon!

· New Historical Romance Release!

· Finalist in the Reader’s Favorite Book Reviews & Award Contest

· Super Review for Into the Lion's Heart

Beth Trissel, click here to update your web pages on AuthorsDen.
Books by Beth Trissel

Blogs by Beth Trissel

Excerpts From An American Rose Christmas
12/1/2009 11:01:52 AM    [ Flag as Inappropriate ]

An American Rose Christmas (anthology) is officially out Dec. 11th at The Wild Rose Press, but is already available in print as an early Bird Special at the Wild Rose, Amazon and Barnes & Noble online. Since the latter two companies are having a price war, it’s on a great sale.


The Gift, by Donna Dalton~

All reformed prostitute Eva Baird wants for Christmas is to have her daughter back in her arms. But gun-toting outlaws, spiteful in-laws, and a sweet-talking stranger with arresting gray eyes threaten to turn her dream into a lump of coal.


She slid the note inside, secured the last fold, then wrapped twine around the package. As she lashed a half knot, she glanced up. “I could use a little help if you don’t mind.”

“Certainly,” he replied. ”What do you need me to do?” Kiss away your troubles?

“Put your finger on this knot while I tie a bow.”

Not as enjoyable as kissing, but it’d have to do. He reached out and pressed down on the twine. Her fingertips grazed his skin as she secured a bow. He held still, savoring the sensation. His life so far had been short on such sweetness.

Her hand briefly cupped his, sending pleasing heat shooting up his arm. Startled, he looked up and met her warm gaze.

“Thank you for defending me earlier, Mr. Haggard. It was very gentlemanly of you.”

His gut knotted. She wouldn’t call him gentlemanly if she knew what he’d done after the War. Where he’d spent the last four years of his miserable life


Her Holiday Hero by Tori Anne~

“When a strong-willed upper class New York girl falls for a dashing, compassionate stable boy, it will take a Christmas miracle to bring them together. Thankfully, true love, and Christmas luck, is on their side.”


Edward helped the women onto the cobblestones. His hands were clenched at his side and his gaze kept flickering to the stream of people ascending the stairs and entering between the pillared arches. But he nodded and climbed back up to sit and await his mistress from the driver’s seat.

“Edward, dear,” Mrs. Callen called, waving to him, “leave the carriage and come inside. I’ll pay another driver to keep an eye on it. I daresay you don’t want to miss Mr. Bergh’s speech.

Edward flushed, his broad shoulders lifting with pride, his eyes sparkling. “Why thank you, Ma’am, most kindly. I do admire Mr. Bergh fiercely and hope to be like him someday.”

Marie beamed at him. He glanced down and his lips twitched a shy smile. It was Marie’s turn to blush and they hurriedly looked at their shoes. Marie couldn’t get Bernice’s words out of her head. He loved her?

The world was entirely and incredibly new.

“With your fine moment in the Park, Edward, I daresay you’re on your way.”

Edward stuffed his hands in his pockets, a modest smile making his handsome face impossibly endearing.

Edward followed behind as Mrs. Callen led Marie up the brownstone steps and into the Romanesque Cooper Institute, whose interior been shaped from railroad ties and the spirit of a burgeoning class of dreamers. Lincoln had spoken here, and he’d later go on to claim his speech here pivotal to his presidency. The institute was a school, and Peter Cooper himself had devoted his life to enrichment, and Marie could feel the excitement of a broader mind as if the hewn brownstone itself were alive with possibility.

Edward rushed forward to open the door for them.

The crowd within the lecture hall was loud and enthusiastic, an impressive mix, with a good deal of women. In Bergh it was quite clear they had found a hero. And so had Edward. He stared at the stage, and at Marie, with boyish delight.

Her mother had found an acquaintance Marie did not know near the door and was engrossed in what Marie only assumed was gossip, to her great relief. Marie motioned that she and Edward take a couple of seats in the back corner, not well lit and not surrounded by others.

She sat and gestured for him to sit beside her.

“Shouldn’t I stand in the back here, Miss Callen? I… I oughtn’t sit next to you…”

“Will the man who saved a fine mare’s life today stand while a lady who did nothing sits? Come now, hero of the day, take your seat beside me.”

Edward’s pursed lips twitched into a proud smile as he carefully sat down, allowing for a decorous space between them. Marie glanced at her mother who remained blessedly far off and out of the way, and slid a little closer.

Mr. Bergh, a tall man in a wide moustache, came onto the stage to thunderous applause.

Edward seemed painfully aware of Marie’s proximity, for he was careful about where he put his hands when he wasn’t clapping, staring at the folds of her dress and how they spilled onto his knee, and the blush on his cheeks meant he noticed how much she was staring at him.

“You’re looking at me like you’ve never seen me before,” he finally murmured.

“You opened my eyes to two things today. This wonderful man,” she nodded towards Mr. Bergh, who was taking some time to shake hands with congressional members who had been instrumental in passing his legislation, “and you. You were wonderful with that driver. That, and Bernice told me I’d been stupid not to see how you looked at me.”

“Oh, it’s been that obvious?” Edward looked down. “I’m surprised your father hasn’t fired me on the spot. I’ve tried to be a gentleman.”

“And you have been. Bernice is just a genius for knowing what everyone is thinking.”

“I overheard your father talking about Mr. Phillips.” Edward swallowed hard. “I suppose I ought to congratulate you.”

“You’ll do nothing of the sort. He’s odious. Bernice is helping me figure out how we may sabotage the situation and she has my utmost confidence. I trust you’ll also forget I said anything of the sort.”

Edward smiled as if a great weight had been lifted. His immense pleasure at the news was evidence of his complicity.

“So if a young man like Mr. Phillips isn’t to your liking, Miss Pierce…” Edward stared at his knees, “Who is?”

“Someone who defends the helpless. Someone who’s very strong but only when need be. Someone who has a passion for something worthwhile. Does that remind you of anyone you know?”

Edward bit his lip. “Only someone I’d like to be.” He turned to her earnestly. “I’m sorry, Miss Callen, you… we shouldn’t be talking about this. Even jesting about it, or playing pretend. I’m not… on your level. We can’t…”

“Nonsense what I can or cannot do. Or what you can or cannot do. I daresay you’re the first boy I’ve fancied, Edward, and while society might wish to take it from me, don’t you do it too.”

“Well you do speak your mind don’t you, Miss Callen…” Edward murmured, his cheeks brightening to pure scarlet.

“Father regrets he ever had me educated.”

“I sure don’t.”

“Good then.”


Redcoats and Sleighbells by Carol Spralding~

It took more than a bullet wound to stop Holly Masters from completing her intelligence mission. Generals, patrols, and experienced scouts had been her sport, until she met Dr. Nicholas Clayton. Severely injured and now his patient, in order to complete her assignment, she must decide if she can kill the man who saved her life.

Nicholas has healed wounded men for both the Patriots and the Crown, but he never expected to find a wounded woman, dressed in a British military uniform, on the edge of his property. Tucked into her coat sleeve, she holds many secrets that will change the course of the war. As an officer, he has a duty to prevent her from leaving his custody. As a doctor, he has the means to prevent her from revealing what she knows. Trained for every action, nothing has prepared him for what he knows he must do.


The sleigh bells jingled as he bridled the horse. “There isn’t time to remove the strap. Grab that cloth over there and wrap them. We can at least muffle the noise. With the information destroyed, there’s no proof that you know anything. Promise me, you will keep your mouth closed.”

She didn’t know if she should be insulted or proud. “Nicholas, why do you want me to leave now?”

He continued without a proper answer. “Even if you get to the General in time, which you won’t, it will be too late.”

“Nicholas, answer me.”

He stopped and looked across the horse’s back. “Surely you realize that a soldier will never give accurate information in front of a civilian, even when ordered to do so by his superior. The information the sergeant gave in the barn was incorrect.”

“Are you certain?”

“Quite.” He bent over to tighten the girth. “When he returned, the paper he gave me had the correct information.”

Holly’s stomach dropped to her knees and her hands shook. “Nicholas, what did you write in response?”

He refused to acknowledge her and strapped an extra blanket to the back of her saddle.


He didn’t need words. His expression spoke for him. Holly held a fist to her stomach and backed away. Her throat closed preventing her from swallowing. She had to sit soon or fall over.

He rushed to her side but she held up her hand, staying him. “Why?” The word, barely audible, was all she could manage.


The Christmas Ball by Susan Macatee~

While pretending to be a male soldier, farm girl Sara Brewster falls for a handsome Union army surgeon. When her secret is revealed, will a lavish Christmas Eve ball work in her favor–or will her heart be broken?


She rose, rubbing her hands over her arms. “You won’t tell on me, will you? My parents depend on the money I send home.”

He sighed. “Not if you don’t want me to, but I don’t think this is a wise idea. You could serve just as well as a civilian nurse.”

She shook her head. “I wouldn’t make near enough money, and I like being a soldier.”

He rose and settled his hand on her shoulder. “I won’t betray your trust, Sara…er, Miss Brewster. I promise.”

Her sharp intake of breath sent his gaze to her face. Her full lips parted and a blush colored her cheeks. He ran his hand down her arm and took her hand. It was work-roughened, the nails broken, but small, making her seem vulnerable and frail. She’d had a hard life by her reckoning. He wanted to do something for her, to help lighten her workload.

To his surprise, she lifted his hand to her face and kissed the back of it. The softness of her lips on his knuckles sent a shiver through him.”Miss Brewster,” he said. “This isn’t a good idea.”

She drew in a deep breath. “Doc Ellison, I’ve longed to do this ever since I first set eyes on you.”


A Soldier for Christmas by Lauri Robinson~

Southern belle Marybeth Dawson discovers Santa Claus can’t cross the Mason Dixon line–but handsome Union soldier, Trevor Sutton can.~


When their lips merged, he felt it all the way to his toes. He wanted to grab her, crush her to his chest, but he restrained his hands, told his body to focus on the kiss. This one single action he’d carry with him forever.

His lips tasted hers, the top one, the bottom one, and the sweet, heavenly space where they met. He took his time, tasting each little spot over and over again. Nothing more than their lips touched, and one knuckle on his left hand that still held her chin.

But he wasn’t disappointed, not in the least. By the time he pulled away every nerve ending was on fire, both with an undeniable want to continue, but more with an overwhelming sense of satisfaction.

He let his hand turn about and fold over her cheek, which she pressed against his palm. “Good-bye, Marybeth.”

“Good-bye, Trevor,” she whispered.

Before he changed his mind, he leaped off the porch, grabbed the rifle he’d left leaning against the railing, and jogged up the road.

Marybeth, shaking, drawing in rickety, uneven breaths, watched him go until she couldn’t even make out a dark dot on the far side of the field. It was then that she looked down and realized she’d dropped the basket of eggs. This time every single one had broken.

A Warrior For Christmas ~ by Beth Trissel

Reclaimed by his wealthy uncle, former Shawnee captive Corwin Whitfield finds life with his adopted people at an end and reluctantly enters the social world of 1764. His one aim is to run back to the colonial frontier at his first opportunity––until he meets Uncle Randolph’s ward, Dimity Scott.


December 1764

An estate outside Philadelphia

Blinking against wind-driven sleet, Corwin Whitfield followed the stout man through the front door of the massive stone house, far larger than he’d imagined. A dozen cabins or Indian lodges put together could fit inside and still leave ample room. With winter lashing at their heels, Uncle Randolph had pressed both man and beast hard to reach Whitfield Place before nightfall.

Icy pellets hit the door as his uncle shut the solid wooden barrier. Better than a skin flap, Corwin supposed. He was well accustomed to the wet and cold, but a fire would feel good. His gloved fingers were numb from riding over snowy roads all day, not to mention all the previous days. Puddles spread at his boots on the flagstone floor in the entryway.

“Welcome home, Mister Whitfield.”

By the light of the small glass lamp on the stand inside the door, he saw a woman in an apron, severe skirts and gray shawl. The cap engulfed her pinched face. Inclining her head and curtsying, she said, “How was your journey, sir?”

“Wretched, Mistress Stokes.” Uncle Randolph waved a gloved hand at Corwin. “My nephew.” He swiped a paw at her. “My housekeeper,” he added by way of introduction. “Fifth cousin of my late wife’s, or some such connection.”

“Indeed.” Mistress Stokes curtsied to Corwin. “Welcome to Whitfield Place.”

He considered the etiquette drilled into him by his uncle and offered a brief nod. A bow didn’t seem required.

Uncle Randolph scowled. “Foul weather.”

She seemed unperturbed by his gruff manner. “Yes sir.”

“Bound to worsen. See to it the fires are built up.” Unbuttoning his brown caped coat, Uncle Randolph flung it onto the high-backed bench along one wall. He peeled off his gloves, tossing them and his tricorn onto the sodden heap.

Corwin did the same with his newly acquired garments. He couldn’t fault his uncle’s generosity, but the man had the temperament of an old he-bear.

Uncle Randolph ran thickened fingers over gray hair pulled back at his neck and tied with a black ribbon. “Where’s Miss Dimity keeping herself? Is she well?”

Corwin detected a trace of anxiety in his tone.

The dour woman gave a nod. “Quite well, sir. She’s in the drawing room just after having her tea.”

“Good,” his uncle grunted. “Tell cook we’ll have our supper in there. Stew, pastries, and ale will serve. Don’t neglect the Madeira.”

Another curtsy and the housekeeper turned away to pad down a hall partly lit by sconces wrought of iron. His uncle frowned after her. “She’s a good body and keeps this place tidy but tends to be lax on the fires. We mustn’t risk Dimity taking ill. Delicate girl. Cold as a tomb in here.”

Corwin found Whitfield Place equally as welcoming as a grave. The chill was pervasive. A furlined wican would be warmer. He followed his uncle across the frigid entryway and through a wide double door. His relation paused just inside the spacious room and Corwin halted beside him.

“There she is,” Uncle Randolph said with the hint of a smile in his normally reluctant features. “My ward, Miss Dimity Scott. The little Quaker as I call her.”

Corwin thought it highly doubtful this staunch Anglican had taken in an actual Quaker. Looking past assorted tables, gilt-covered chairs and a gold couch, he spotted the feminine figure seated before the glowing hearth. A padded armchair the color of ripe berries hid much of her slender form. His first impression was of fair curls, like corn silk, piled on her head beneath a circle of lace; his second, that the young woman bent over her embroidery seemed oblivious of all else. One this unaware would never survive in the frontier. He’d been taught to move with the silence of a winged owl while observing all around him. “Why does she not look up at our coming?”

“Ah, well, that’s a matter I’ve been meaning to discuss with you.” The hesitancy in his uncle’s tone was unlike this man who knew his own mind and was swift to instruct others. He squinted at Corwin with his good eye; the other perpetually squinted from an injury he’d received in a duel. “I trust you’ll not hold it against the poor girl as a sign of weakness, my boy. Warriors sometimes do and you’ve kept company with those savages far too long.”

It wasn’t like his uncle to ramble, and Corwin shifted impatiently upon hearing his adopted people disparaged again. “What are you saying, Uncle?”

He rubbed his fingers over a chin grizzled with whiskers. “Dimity cannot hear us.”


Post a Comment

More Blogs by Beth Trissel
• Ghostly, Gothic, Historical Romance ‘Traitor’s Curse’ - Friday, February 20, 2015
• Historical Fantasy Romance, The Bearwalker’s Daughter, Only .99 Thru May 18th - Monday, May 12, 2014
• 10 Timeless Heroes–Time Travel Romance Book Bundle - Monday, April 21, 2014
• May Workshop: Herbal Lore and the Historic Medicinal Uses of Herbs! - Monday, April 14, 2014
• On.99 Sale--Travel Romance Somewhere in the Highlands - Thursday, March 27, 2014
• Plants For A Medieval Herb Garden in the British Isles - Friday, February 28, 2014
• Honey of Roses Recipe and The Family Herbal by Sir John Hill - Friday, February 07, 2014
• Nobody really cares if you’re miserable, so you might as well be happy. ~Cynthia Nelms - Wednesday, January 08, 2014
• If You’ve Written Historical Fiction–Or Want To - Monday, December 30, 2013
• As long as we know in our hearts what Christmas ought to be, Christmas is.’ ~Eric Sevarei - Sunday, December 22, 2013
• To Carol Or Not to Carol - Saturday, December 07, 2013
• .99 Christmas Romances through Dec. 20th - Wednesday, December 04, 2013
• Visit Of Three Spirits - Saturday, November 23, 2013
• Mistletoe–More Than A Christmas Plant - Tuesday, November 19, 2013
• The Ghosts Behind Haunting Mystery Romance Somewhere My Love - Friday, November 15, 2013
• Origins of Halloween - Wednesday, October 30, 2013
• If You Like Native American Historical Romance - Wednesday, October 23, 2013
• Historical Romance Novel Red Bird’s Song on .99 Sale - Friday, October 18, 2013
• On .99 Sale--Kira, Daughter of the Moon! - Friday, September 20, 2013
• Coming Soon! Box Set--Nine Ways to Fall In Love - Friday, August 23, 2013
• Free in Kindle--Somewhere My Lass - Sunday, August 18, 2013
• For Time Travel Fans - Saturday, July 27, 2013
• ‘Time heals almost everything. Give time, time.’ ~Regina Brett & Other Inspirational Quotes - Tuesday, July 16, 2013
• Pirate Lore from the Outer Banks - Sunday, June 30, 2013
• “Man’s heart away from nature becomes hard.” ~Standing Bear - Sunday, June 02, 2013
• The Ghosts Behind Paranormal Romance Novel Somewhere My Love - Saturday, May 25, 2013
• Through the Fire at Kindle Nation - Friday, May 17, 2013
• Book of the Month at Long & Short Reviews! - Sunday, May 05, 2013
• May Day Lore and Traditions - Tuesday, April 30, 2013
• Strange Occurrence in The Shenandoah Valley of Virginia - Friday, April 26, 2013
• You can bury a lot of troubles digging in the dirt. ~Author Unknown - Tuesday, April 23, 2013
• Seeds, Faith, and Spring - Monday, April 15, 2013
• Herbal Lore - Thursday, April 04, 2013
• Five Stars from LASR for Kira, Daughter of the Moon! - Tuesday, April 02, 2013
• Historical Romance Into the Lion's Heart on Sale! - Friday, March 29, 2013
• Somewhere My Lass A Kindle Daily Deal! - Tuesday, March 26, 2013
• My March Garden in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia - Monday, March 25, 2013
• Spring in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia - Friday, March 22, 2013
• “The spring has sprung, the grass is rizz. I wonder where them birdies is?” ~A.A. Milne - Wednesday, March 20, 2013
• Signs of Spring in the Shenandoah Valley - Monday, March 18, 2013
• Medieval Herbalist and Murder Detective - Friday, March 15, 2013
• Herbal Recipes for Fragrant Potpourri and Toilet Water - Monday, March 11, 2013
• Historical Romance Novel Kira, Daughter of the Moon on Super Sale! - Thursday, March 07, 2013
• For Lovers of Herbal lore - Tuesday, March 05, 2013
• Free in Kindle March 2nd and 3rd - Saturday, March 02, 2013
• Historical Romance Novel Through the Fire Relaunched! - Friday, February 22, 2013
• A Free Kindle - Saturday, February 16, 2013
• “But he who dares not grasp the thorn Should never crave the rose.” ~Anne Brontë - Monday, February 11, 2013
• For Lovers of Herbal Lore - Wednesday, February 06, 2013
• The True Story Behind The Bearwalker's Daughter - Wednesday, January 30, 2013
• Scottish Time Travel Romance Relaunched! - Saturday, January 26, 2013
• Free In Kindle--Somewhere My Love - Saturday, January 19, 2013
• Super Review and Recommended Read for A Warrior for Christmas - Thursday, January 17, 2013
• Somewhere My Love Is A Night Owl Top Pick! - Saturday, January 12, 2013
• Super Reviews for Somewhere My Love - Wednesday, January 09, 2013
• Don't Give Up - Friday, January 04, 2013
• Out With the New--In With The Old - Monday, December 31, 2012
• A White Warrior and A Beautiful Scots-Irish Healer - Friday, December 28, 2012
• Fascinated by the Magi? - Thursday, December 20, 2012
• A Warrior for Christmas To Be An Audio Book - Tuesday, December 18, 2012
• The Story Behind My Ghostly Christmas Romance - Monday, December 10, 2012
• Fascinating Tale of the Girl in the Portrait and Me - Saturday, December 08, 2012
• Caroling and my New Historical Christmasl Romance - Thursday, December 06, 2012
• Historical Romance A Warrior for Christmas! - Wednesday, December 05, 2012
• Free Kindle–Historical/Paranormal Romance Novel, The Bearwalker’s Daughter - Sunday, December 02, 2012
• Ghostly Time Travel Romance Novel Somewhere My Love Relaunched! - Friday, November 30, 2012
• For Lovers of Ghostly Christmas Romance - Sunday, November 25, 2012
• Glimpse Into Historical Romance Novel Kira, Daughter of the Moon - Saturday, November 24, 2012
• Save Thanksgiving from Commercialism - Wednesday, November 21, 2012
• The True Story Behind The Bearwalker's Daughter - Monday, November 19, 2012
• Goodreads Giveaway for Historical Romance Novel - Saturday, November 17, 2012
• Early American Christmas Cards - Tuesday, November 13, 2012
• Virginia–Steeped in History and Inspiration - Sunday, November 11, 2012
• The Story Behind Historical Romance Novel, Kira, Daughter of the Moon - Friday, November 02, 2012
• Historical Romance with A Native American Flavor - Friday, October 26, 2012
• Glorious Autumn in the Shenandoah Valley - Wednesday, October 24, 2012
• Who Loves A Good Time Travel Romance? - Friday, October 19, 2012
• A Scots-Irish Healer in the Alleghenies Finds Herself Accused of Witchcraft - Tuesday, October 16, 2012
• More About Kira, Daughter of the Moon - Monday, October 15, 2012
• My New Historical Romance Novel, Kira, Daughter of the Moon - Saturday, October 13, 2012
• Ghostly Romance Novel Somewhere My Love - Sunday, October 07, 2012
• My Autumn Garden in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia - Monday, October 01, 2012
• Historical Romance with a The Last of the Mohican's Flavor - Saturday, September 29, 2012
• For Seekers of Wisdom - Monday, September 24, 2012
• New Excerpt from Scottish Time Travel Romance - Saturday, September 15, 2012
• The Story Behind Red Bird's Song - Tuesday, September 11, 2012
• FREE Historical-Paranormal Romance - Saturday, September 08, 2012
• My NA Warrior Spirit Guide - Friday, September 07, 2012
• Excerpt and Images from The Bearwalker's Daughter - Monday, September 03, 2012
• Historical Fantasy Romance The Bearwalker’s Daughter - Saturday, September 01, 2012
• Behind Every Day Is A Story - Monday, August 27, 2012
• August in the Garden - Sunday, August 19, 2012
• Witty, Humorous and Inspiring Quotes - Sunday, August 12, 2012
• Why I Write Across Genres - Thursday, August 09, 2012
• New Excerpt from Historical Romance Through the Fire - Monday, August 06, 2012
• Three NA Historical Romances For 99! - Thursday, August 02, 2012
• How'd You Sleep? - Thursday, July 19, 2012
• How To Make Fragrant Potpourri - Wednesday, July 18, 2012
• Why THIS Historical Romance? - Thursday, July 12, 2012
• Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are - Tuesday, July 10, 2012
• Anyone Up for Buried Treasure? - Saturday, July 07, 2012
• The Inspiration In Research - Thursday, July 05, 2012
• The High Drama & Romance of the American Revolution! - Tuesday, July 03, 2012
• A Ride to Rival Paul Revere’s–Jack Jouett! - Friday, June 22, 2012
• The Powerful Influence of Old Homes - Friday, June 15, 2012
• My Upcoming Historical Romance Release! - Monday, June 11, 2012
• Scintillating Sample from The Bearwalker's Daughter--Historical-Paranormal Romance - Saturday, June 09, 2012
• The ‘Whys’ Behind Historical Romance Red Bird’s Song - Tuesday, June 05, 2012
• Three Amazon Bestsellers in Native American Romance! - Thursday, May 31, 2012
• Herbs Enhance Historical/Paranormal Romance - Monday, May 28, 2012
• High Five for Into the Lion's Heart! - Saturday, May 26, 2012
• Love cannot be cured by herbs.~Ovid - Friday, May 25, 2012
• 4 1/2 Stars from Affaire de Coeur for Somewhere My Lass! - Tuesday, May 22, 2012
• The Inspiration Behind The Bearwalker's Daughter - Monday, May 21, 2012
• A Snippet from The Bearwalker's Daughter - Saturday, May 19, 2012
• Finding Gold in Herbal Lore--Calendula - Friday, May 18, 2012
• The Salem Witch Trials & My Ancestor Orlando Bagley - Thursday, May 03, 2012
• 'Poison Plant' Garden in Honor of Agatha Christie - Wednesday, May 02, 2012
• A Snippet from The Bearwalker's Daughter - Saturday, April 21, 2012
• The Bearwalker’s Daughter-Historical/Paranormal Romance Novel - Thursday, April 19, 2012
• Gardening, Dear to my Heart, Hard on the Back - Tuesday, April 03, 2012
• For Historical Romance Lovers - Tuesday, March 20, 2012
• A Soft Spring in the Shenandoah Valley - Monday, March 19, 2012
• Out in Print--My Book About Gardening & Country Life! - Saturday, March 17, 2012
• My English Historical Romance - Wednesday, March 14, 2012
• “An Entire Love Story…In A Small Package!” - Tuesday, March 13, 2012
• Gardening and Country Life - Thursday, March 08, 2012
• Timeless Romance + FREE eBook - Wednesday, March 07, 2012
• New Historical Romance--The Lady and the Warrior! - Tuesday, February 28, 2012
• New Excerpt from Paranormal Romance Somewhere My Lass - Saturday, February 25, 2012
• Five Stars & A Top Pick for Historical Romance Into the Lion’s Heart! - Friday, February 24, 2012
• "Captures the Time Period Wonderfully" - Saturday, February 18, 2012
• While You’re Eating All that Chocolate– - Tuesday, February 14, 2012
• Historical Fantasy Daughter of the Wind & Herbal Lore - Saturday, February 11, 2012
• Age-Old Herbs Heal the Body & Lift the Spirit - Thursday, February 09, 2012
• Lovely Review for Somewhere the Bells Ring - Sunday, February 05, 2012
• First Kiss~Light Paranormal Romance Somewhere My love - Saturday, February 04, 2012
• More on Historical/Paranormal Romance Author Beth Trissel - Wednesday, February 01, 2012
• For the Love of Cats - Tuesday, January 31, 2012
• Ghostly Romance Somewhere My Love & Hamlet - Saturday, January 28, 2012
• Enemy of the King - Sunday, January 22, 2012
• TimeTravel Romance Somewhere My Lass - Thursday, January 19, 2012
• Clap if you Love Pansies! - Saturday, January 14, 2012
• Great Writing Quotes and Pics! - Friday, January 13, 2012
• The fascination of Herbal Lore - Tuesday, January 03, 2012
• The Inspiration & History Behind NA Historical Romance Through the Fire - Monday, January 02, 2012
• For Those Who Love the Country and Even Those Who Don't - Sunday, January 01, 2012
• A Cozy Snuggly New Year To You All - Saturday, December 31, 2011
• Big Happenings at the Wild Rose Press! - Friday, December 30, 2011
• For True Romantics - Thursday, December 29, 2011
• Yes! Kindle Fire Is All It’s Cracked Up To Be! - Wednesday, December 28, 2011
• The Inspiration of Dreams on my Stories - Monday, December 26, 2011
• New Reviews for Somewhere the Bells Ring! - Thursday, December 22, 2011
• O Christmas Tree - Saturday, December 17, 2011
• Hark the Harry Angels Sing - Wednesday, December 14, 2011
• Where Does Inspiration Come From? - Friday, December 09, 2011
• “Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat, please to put a penny in an old man’s hat!” - Monday, December 05, 2011
• Romance Excerpt & Special Offer - Saturday, December 03, 2011
• A Colonial American Christmas - Thursday, December 01, 2011
• A Peek At My New Christmas Romance - Saturday, November 26, 2011
• THIS is the Day to Visit The Wild Rose Press! - Friday, November 25, 2011
• Site of the True First American Thanksgiving - Thursday, November 24, 2011
• Mystery, Romance, and an Intriguing Ghost - Saturday, November 19, 2011
• A Snippet from Christmas Ghost Story Romance Somewhere the Bells Ring - Saturday, November 12, 2011
• The Story Behind My Christmas Ghost Story Romance - Thursday, November 10, 2011
• Release Day Eve! - Tuesday, November 08, 2011
• Another Lovely Review for Historical Romance Into the Lion's Heart - Wednesday, November 02, 2011
• Everything Changes When A Ghost Requests her Help - Tuesday, November 01, 2011
• For Possible Book Clubs - Friday, October 28, 2011
• Check out all the reviews for Time Travel Romance Somewhere My Lass at Amazon! - Wednesday, October 26, 2011
• Fabulous New Review for Somewhere My Lass! - Monday, October 24, 2011
• My 'Somewhere' Series - Sunday, October 23, 2011
• New Excerpt from Light Paranormal Romance Somewhere My love - Saturday, October 22, 2011
• Another Ghost Story - Friday, October 21, 2011
• Reader's Favorite Book Review - Tuesday, October 18, 2011
• Super Amazon Review for Somewhere My Love - Monday, October 17, 2011
• New Excerpt from Historical Romance Red Bird's Song - Saturday, October 15, 2011
• Fabulous Review for Somewhere My Lass - Friday, October 14, 2011
• Super Review for Red Bird’s Song from the Romance Studio! - Thursday, October 13, 2011
• Pumpkin Harvest - Tuesday, October 11, 2011
• Excerpt from Historical romance Enemy of the King - Monday, October 10, 2011
• Got my Official EPIC Ebook Awards! - Friday, October 07, 2011
• High Five for Into the Lion's Heart! - Thursday, October 06, 2011
• My Vintage American Christmas Ghost Story Romance - Monday, October 03, 2011
• Excerpt from EPPIE Finalist Historical Romance Novel - Saturday, October 01, 2011
• Review for Time Travel Romance Somewhere My Lass - Tuesday, September 27, 2011
• Double Finalist in the EPIC Book Awards! - Monday, September 26, 2011
• Timeless and Romantic - Sunday, September 18, 2011
• Excerpt from Light Paranormal Romance Somewhere My Love (#3) - Saturday, September 17, 2011
• Price Slashed On Murder Mystery/Ghost Story Romance Somewhere My Love! - Thursday, September 15, 2011
• Old Time Cures - Tuesday, September 13, 2011
• Scenic, Historic Virginia - Monday, September 12, 2011
• “Liberty cannot be preserved without general knowledge among the people.”~ John Adams - Sunday, September 11, 2011
• From Murder Mystery Ghost Story Somewhere My Love - Saturday, September 10, 2011
• Historical Romance Giveaway - Friday, September 09, 2011
• More About My New Historical Romance - Thursday, September 08, 2011
• We Live With A Flying Squirrel–Well, Kind Of - Wednesday, September 07, 2011
• Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn. ~Elizabeth Lawrence - Tuesday, September 06, 2011
• Lovely New Reader Reviews for Red Bird's Song - Sunday, September 04, 2011
• My British Heritage and Into the Lion's heart - Tuesday, August 30, 2011
• My New Ghost Story/Vintage American Christmas Romance~ - Monday, August 29, 2011
• SOMEWHERE THE BELLS RING! - Saturday, August 27, 2011
• Some People Like Peanut Butter Pie, Some Don't - Friday, August 26, 2011
• A Sample from my New Historical Romance - Saturday, August 20, 2011
• ‘The night walked down the sky with the moon in her hand.’ ~Frederick L. Knowles - Thursday, August 18, 2011
• My New English Historical Romance - Wednesday, August 17, 2011
• Lovely Reader Review for Red Bird's Song - Sunday, August 14, 2011
• For The Love Of A Warrior - Thursday, August 11, 2011
• New Review of Shenandoah Watercolors - Tuesday, August 09, 2011
• Man's Heart Away From Nature Becomes Hard. ~Standing Bear - Monday, August 08, 2011
• Light Paranormal Romance Excerpt - Saturday, August 06, 2011
• Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'! ~ Audrey Hepburn - Sunday, July 31, 2011
• Sweet Saturday Samples Romance Excerpt and Book Giveaway - Saturday, July 30, 2011
• The Lure of Buried Treasure - Wednesday, July 27, 2011
• Beautiful Review for Shenandoah Watercolors - Tuesday, July 26, 2011
• The Secret Life of Bees, Errr, Writers - Friday, July 22, 2011
• Somewhere The Bells Ring - Thursday, July 14, 2011
• Murder Mystery/Ghost Story/Time Travel - Wednesday, July 13, 2011
• Thomas Jefferson's Beloved Monticello - Tuesday, July 12, 2011
• Lovely Review of Shenandoah Watercolors - Sunday, July 10, 2011
• I Remember When - Wednesday, July 06, 2011
• “Parsley – the jewel of herbs, both in the pot and on the plate.” ~Albert Stockli - Wednesday, July 06, 2011
• Days of wine and roses laugh and run away, like a child at play. ~ Johnny Mercer - Monday, July 04, 2011
• A Perfect Summer’s Day In The Garden - Saturday, July 02, 2011
• Old Southern Recipes - Thursday, June 30, 2011
• The Old Order Mennonites in the Shenandoah Valley - Sunday, June 12, 2011
• If You Like Kewl Scotsmen - Friday, June 10, 2011
• If You Like Native American Historical Romance - Wednesday, June 01, 2011
• Old Country Recipes and Cookbooks - Friday, May 20, 2011
• For Anyone Who Loves the Country - Tuesday, May 17, 2011
• For The Birds - Saturday, May 14, 2011
• How Important Is Organic Gardening To You? - Thursday, May 05, 2011
• My New Nonfiction Book, Shenandoah Waterolors - Friday, April 29, 2011
• Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life. ~S.D. Gordon - Saturday, April 23, 2011
• The Joys And Trials of Gardening - Wednesday, April 20, 2011
• Rhubarb Pudding - Monday, April 11, 2011
• The Wealth Behind NA Historical Romance THROUGH THE FIRE - Sunday, April 10, 2011
• Catnip - Friday, April 08, 2011
• My Solution to World Peace - Thursday, March 31, 2011
• No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.~Proverb - Monday, March 28, 2011
• Spring is When the Meadow Lark Sings - Monday, March 21, 2011
• Gardening Is Dear To My Heart - Sunday, March 20, 2011
• The Lure of Time Travel - Saturday, March 05, 2011
• Lovely Reader Review for Enemy of the King - Thursday, February 24, 2011
• Love Potions, Fairy Gloves And Mandrake Roots - Friday, February 11, 2011
• The History of Ground Hog Day - Monday, January 31, 2011
• The Inspiration and Romance of Historic Homes - Saturday, January 29, 2011
• “Passion Governs and She Never Governs Wisely”~ - Thursday, January 27, 2011
• The Mystery & Romance of Herbal Lore - Monday, January 24, 2011
• A New Contract With The Wild Rose Press~ - Tuesday, January 18, 2011
• “The heart has reasons that reason cannot know.”~Pascal - Friday, January 14, 2011
• 19th Century Medicinal Treatment From Gunn’s New Family Physician - Tuesday, January 11, 2011
• Why I Write What I Do Plus Ebook Giveaway - Saturday, January 08, 2011
• Torre Abbey - Tuesday, January 04, 2011
• Anyone For A Tonic? - Sunday, January 02, 2011
• Fabulous Chocolate Sweet Potato Bread - Friday, December 31, 2010
• The 19th Century, A Fascinating Glimpse - Wednesday, December 29, 2010
• From The Virginia House-Wife Cookbook, circa 1825 - Sunday, December 12, 2010
• A Place Called Sweet Apple - Tuesday, December 07, 2010
• A Snippet About Each of My Stories~ - Thursday, December 02, 2010
• I'm Featured In A Gardening Book! - Tuesday, November 30, 2010
• The Old Homes Behind Historical Romance Novel ENEMY OF THE KING - Saturday, November 27, 2010
• Old Southern Recipe for Lady Baltimore Cookies - Tuesday, November 23, 2010
• A Blustery Autumn Eve - Saturday, November 20, 2010
• Shades of November - Friday, November 12, 2010
• Pumpkin Bread - Tuesday, November 09, 2010
• Research & Recipes - Sunday, November 07, 2010
• My Heart Will go On~ - Friday, November 05, 2010
• The Cranberry in Colonial America and Cranberry Apple Crisp - Tuesday, November 02, 2010
• Enemy of the King On Best Romance Novel List At Buzzle! - Sunday, October 31, 2010
• The Poltergeist In Our Old Farmhouse - Saturday, October 30, 2010
• Supernatural Tales from Brocks Gap, Rockingham County, Virginia - Friday, October 29, 2010
• Faires and Planting A Fairy Garden - Wednesday, October 27, 2010
• Old Time Mennonite Apple Dumplings - Tuesday, October 26, 2010
• Herbal Cures From The Shenandoah Valley - Monday, October 25, 2010
• The Story Behind Colonial Native American Romance Novel Red Bird’s Song - Wednesday, October 20, 2010
• Thoughts - Tuesday, July 13, 2010
• Rural Life and Recipe for Apricot Fruit Spread - Tuesday, July 13, 2010
• Where Have All the Colonial American Romances Gone? - Monday, July 05, 2010
• Several Reader Reviews for Somewhere My Lass - Saturday, June 19, 2010
• Do You Remember The French and Indian War? - Friday, June 11, 2010
• Have you seen The Young Victoria? - Friday, June 11, 2010
• Do You Remember The Patriots? - Friday, June 04, 2010
• Herbal Recipes for Making Potpourri - Saturday, May 08, 2010
• Make Way For Ducklings~ - Tuesday, May 04, 2010
• A Burst Of Spring~ - Sunday, May 02, 2010
• SOMEWHERE MY LASS EXCERPT - Thursday, April 29, 2010
• The Story Behind Somewhere My Lass - Monday, April 26, 2010
• Breaking News~Somewhere My Lass Release Date! - Friday, April 23, 2010
• Herbal Lore~Foxglove - Thursday, April 22, 2010
• Bee Balm Attracts Hummingbirds - Tuesday, April 20, 2010
• For Those Who Live In Or Long For The Country~ - Sunday, April 18, 2010
• One Fine Day - Tuesday, April 13, 2010
• Spotlight on Daughter of the Wind - Friday, April 09, 2010
• Super Review Of Somewhere My Love By Dawn Hullender - Sunday, April 04, 2010
• The Renewal of Life - Friday, April 02, 2010
• A Host of Golden Daffodils - Friday, March 26, 2010
• “Once in awhile, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.” - Sunday, March 21, 2010
• Spring Is Bursting Out All Over - Friday, March 19, 2010

Ruth Fever by Beverly Scott

Since the tragic death of her parents, grief is Ruth Dennison’s constant companion. Only her relationships with and concerns for her second grade students and her interaction with ..  
Featured BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.