Mit über 130 herausgegebenen Büchern ist es verständlich, das nicht alle Nora Roberts Romane in Deutschland veröffentlicht wurden. Hier die Covertexte meiner englischen Originalausgaben."Private Scandals" A captivating novel set in the word of television talk shows, Private Scandals reveals the ambitious dreams of a savvy young woman, and the dark obsessions that threaten all she's worked for...
"Sacred Sins" There's no escaping the sizzling heat of the Washington summer ... or the twisted ministry of "The Pries" - a madman who is strangling slender, pretty blondes with the white silk scarf of a priest, leaving notes that forgive his victims. But it's the flame of white-hot passion that is giving Tess Court and Ben Paris real trouble - two professionals who can't quite keep a professional distance from each other. TESS COURT, the top-notch shrink assigned to the case by the mayor, is slender, pretty and blonde... BEN PARIS, a magnetic police sergeant in charge of the investigation is unable to resist her. But someone else has his eyes on Tess... someone who dreams of saving her, of cleansing her soul with his special brand of absolution in the hot, still night. Mein Review könnt ihr hier lesen."Daring to Dream" Margo Sullivan had everything a young woman could ask for. But while growing up along the rocky cliffs of Monterey, she couldn't help but dream of bigger things. The daughter of the Templetons's stern Irish housekeeper, Margo had been treated like a member of the family. Deep down, she knew that money could not buy the one thing she craved most - her mother's acceptance. Maybe things would be different if she could be sweet like Laura - or had Kate's shrewd head for business. But all Margo knew how to do was be Margo, and that meant doing things her own way - no matter what the consequences... (Band 1 der Dream Trilogie) Mein Review könnt ihr hier lesen.
"Holding the Dream" Surrounded by the sweeping cliffs and beauty of Big Sur, Kate Powell treasured her life at Templeton House... and the family who raised her like one of their own. Although Kate lacked Margo's beauty and Laura's elegance, she knew she had something they would never possess - a shrewd head for business. Driven by ambition, Kate mesasured her life's success with each soaring promotion. But now faced with professional improprierty, Kate is forced to look deep within herself - only to find something missing in her life ... and her heart. (Band 2 der Dream Trilogie) Mein Review könnt ihr hier lesen.
"Finding the Dream" Laura Templeton found out the hard way that nothing in life is guaranteed. The daughter of a wealthy hotelier, she had always known comfort, privilege, and security. But by the age of thirty, her storybook marriage had been destroyed by her husband's infidelity. Laura's divorce left her both emotionally and financially devasted - but determinded to rebuild her life without the help of the Templeton fortune. Laura had always defined herself as a wife, a daughter, or a mother. Now, she must finally discover Laura the woman.... (Band 3 der Dream Trilogie)
"The Calhoun Women -
Catherine and Amanda" Multi-New York Times bestselling author
Nora Roberts has dazzled millions of readers with her riveting stories
of mystery and romance, and THE CALHOUN WOMEN celebrates that intriguing
blend. It's the stuff that love - and legends - are made of.
Mechanic Catherine "C.C." Calhoun and hotel magnate Trenton St. James mix like axle grease and mineral water - until they hiss. Efficient Amanda Calhoun finds easygoing Sloan O'Riley insufferable - and irresistible. And they both must race to solve the generations-old mystery surrounding a priceless hidden emerald necklace..
"The Calhoun Women -
Lilah and Suzanna" The spellbinding mysteries and enchanting
romances of multi-New York Times bestseller Nora Roberts have enthralled
readers throughout the world - and The Calhoun Women embodies that compelling
blend, with spine-tingling suspense, provocative passion and irresistible
For all his degress, Professor Max Quatermain has a lot to learn about love - and luscious Lilah Calhoun is just the woman to teach him. Ex-cop Holt Bradford is as prickly as a thorn bush - until Suzanna Calhouns's special touch makes love blossom in his heart. And all of them are caught in the race to love the generations-old mysteray of a priceless lost necklace ... and a timeless love.
"Megan's Mate" (The Calhoun Saga) The Calhouns had given sister-in-law Megan O'Riley and her young son a new life. All she wanted now was to put her shameful past behind her - so she buried her passions beneath businesslike efficiency and buttoned-up reserve and vowed never, ever, to let her heart lead her astray again. Rugged family friend Nathaniel Fury set his course for Megan the day they first met - and all her resistance could not divert him. But how on earth was he to get past her formidable defenses and teach her to love again? Mein Review könnt ihr hier lesen (deutscher Titel: Lass dir die Liebe zeigen)."The MacGregor Brides" Daniel MacGregor is at it again! The MacGregor clan patriarch is powerful, rich - and determinded to see his three career-minded granddaughters married. So he hand-picked three unsuspecting candidates as worthy consorts ... Now all he has to do is set his plans in motion. In this captivating story, New York times bestselling author Nora Roberts introduces us to the next generation of the one of her most popular and celebrated families, as cousins Laura, Gwendolyn and Julia discover what their parents already know - that their busybody grandfather has an unerring instinct for love. (Mein Review könnt ihr hier lesen.)
"The Stanislaski Sisters"
Sisters Natasha and Rachel Stanislaski may share their Ukrainian family's
dark good looks and passionate nature - but there the similarity ends.
"Taming Natasha" Her fiery temperament held men at bay, and the secrets in her past kept her heart hidden, but then she met her toy shop customer's wildly attractive father... Spencer Kimball just might be the one man who could tame her.
"Falling for Rachel" She was a cool, classy public defender who was used to being in control. But that was before she and rugged bar owner Zack Mulddon were assigned joint custody of his charming - and delinquent - kid brother, and she discovered that the heart could not be overruled. (Mein Review könnt ihr hier lesen, deutscher Titel der Geschichte: Zum Champagner heiße Küsse)
"Hidden Star" She couldn't remember a thing, not even who she was. But it was clear Bailey James was in trouble. Big trouble! And she desperately needed Cade Parris to help her live long enough to find out just what kind. The moment the coolheaded private eye laid eyes on the gragile beauty, she almost had him forgetting who he was. If Bailey was a criminal, Cade would eat his P.I. license. But what was she doing with a satchel full of cash and a diamond as big as a baby's fist? And how could he unravel the mystery if he kept tripping over his heart? (Band 1 in der "Stars of Mithra"-Trilogie.) (Mein Review könnt ihr hier lesen, deutscher Titel: Traumfrau laß dich erobern)
(Diese Geschichte wurde im Cora Verlag herausgegeben, Ausgabe: Tiffany Duo 7/98, Erscheinungsdatum: 02.10.98)"Captive Star" It should have been a piece of cake. All he had to do was pick up some pretty little bail jumper who wasn't even bothering to hide. But cynical bounty hunter Jack Dakota soon discovered there was nothing easy about spitfire M. J. O'Leary - or about this case. Someone had set them both up. Now they were handcuffed together and on the run from a pair of hired killers. And M.J. wasn't talking - not even when Jack found a gigantic blue diamond hidden in her purse. Everything told Jack this alluring vixen couldn't be trusted ... everything, that is, except his captive heart. (Band 2 in der "Stars of Mithra"-Trilogie.) (Mein Review könnt ihr hier lesen, deutscher Titel: Das gewisse Etwas)
(Diese Geschichte wurde im Cora Verlag herausgegeben, Ausgabe: Tiffany Duo 8/98, Erscheinungsdatum: 13.11.98)
"Secret Star" He was standing face-to-face with a dead woman ... and she was holding a gun. Lieutenant Seth Buchanan's homicide investigation - and his heart - were thrown into turmoil when Grace Fontaine turned up very much alive - and in possessions of one of the huge blue diamonds know as the Stars of Mithra. The cool, controlled cop never let his feelings get in the way of his job, and everything he knew about the notoriuos heiress told him she was poison. But in her irresistible presence, it was hard to remember there was any mystery more important to solve then that to Grace herself. (Band 3 in der "Stars of Mithra"-Trilogie.) (Mein Review könnt ihr hier lesen, deutscher Titel: In deinen starken Armen)
(Diese Geschichte wurde im Cora Verlag herausgegeben, Ausgabe: Tiffany Duo 9/98, Erscheinungsdatum: 22.12.98)"Hidden Riches" Dora Conray has a passion for antiques - and any other rarities she can acquire for her quaint Philadelphia shop. A seasoned dealer, she knows all the tricks of the trade. But nothing could prepare her for the deadly consequences when she purchases a few curiosities at an auction - and unknowingly brings home a priceless cache that makes her the target of an international criminal. Entwined in a reckless chase, Dora turns to her new neighbor, Jed Skimmerhorn, a cop who's turned in his badge - and whose desire for lovely Dora puts him back in the line of fire. Fighting their attractions while falling in love, they find that hidden riches can have a most ordinary facade. And that possession can be a lethal obsession...
"The Last Honest Woman" Abigail O'Hurley Rockwell was a desperate woman. Journalist Dylan Crosby was going to start digging up her past for the book he was writing about her infamous late husband. It ws just research to him, but to her it was a painful reality that had to be kept under lock and key for the sake of her children. Abby would do anything to keep their world safe - no matter how compelling Dylan's promises might be... (Teil 1 der O'Hurley-Saga)
"Dance to the Piper" She moved in perfect harmony to the music that ruled her life both onstage and off. He dealt with ruthless expertise. Music was his business and he was all business, until she lit up the stage... The attraction was instant and impossible. Because he ruled his empire from glass towers high above the vibrance of her world. Coming too close was risky business. But she dared to dream - and she had dreams big enough for them both... (Teil 2 der O'Hurley-Saga)"Skin Deep" The high price of fame meant learning to deal with obsessive fans. But this one was different - scary. He was watching ... waiting ... and Chantel O'Hurley was afraid. She needed help, and it came with a five-hundred-doller-a-day price tag: Quinn Doran, a private investigator with the kind of tough, go-to-hell looks that made a woman's pulse race. What Chantel didn't nned were his arrogant insinuations that she'd bought this trouble on herself. What she needed was to stay alive. (Teil 3 der O'Hurley-Saga)
"Without a Trace" Trace O'Hurley had turned his back on responsibility and commitment long ago. Now he lived the way he wanted. But that was all going to change... Gillian Fitzpatrick had responsibilities, commitments - her brother had disappeared and she was frightened and desperate. Trance was her only hope. He had the connections, the expertise.. and the guts. But just what was she going to have to do to convince him to help her...? (Teil 4 der O'Hurley-Saga)
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Erstellt am: 12.09.98
Letzte Änderung: 26.03.00