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Available Titles
Historical Romance
To Save a Lady~French Quarter Brides, Book One


A move from Paris to New Orleans brought disaster to Elise Plaisance’s predictable life as a lady’s maid when the son of her grief-stricken mistress disappears. From elegant townhouses to moonlight courtyards and battlefields, Elise’s quest to find a missing boy in New Orleans leads her to a dangerous alliance, an ill-advised romance with an American officer, Captain Jesse Cross, and a crucial betrayal that put her at odds with Jesse. Elise must risk everything to rescue the boy before all is lost, but how can she prevail when the man she loves is determined to stop her?

Read Chapter One: French Quarter Brides 

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Almost an Outlaw



Almost an Outlaw is a western romance novella set during the week of Jesse James's wedding in 1874. It's a story about second chances. Austin Cade returns to Liberty in search of a stolen horse and he's reunited with a girl he fell in love with years ago. Widowed Darcy carries the guilt of her husband's death. Can Austin convince her she deserves a second chance? Or will they both fall prey to a dangerous bounty hunter? 

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Contemporary Romance

The Love Heals All series~Read the first chapters.

One Week in Your Arms

Six years ago, Dr. Marla Grant gave into temptation with a gorgeous man. Now the medical director of Lafayette Falls Community Clinic and a single mom to a little girl, Marla finds herself in a dilemma when the funding for the clinic is threatened by none ofther than the powerful man of her long-ago fling and unsuspecting father of her child. 

Billionaire Carson Blackwell has never forgotten bright, beautiful Marla. When he discovers that she works at the clinic his grandmother's foundation sponsors, it's the perfect opportunity to put an end to his ongoing infatuation and use his leverage to cement a new business deal. He needs a fake girlfriend for one week in Hawaii, and Marla is just the woman for the job. It's a win-win situation until Marla and Carson realize the attraction between them isn't feigned. Only the secrets they're keeping stand in the way of a future together and a love that could last a lifetime. 

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Everything His Heart Desires

The man most likely to drive her crazy…
Growing up in Lafayette Falls, senator’s daughter Natalie Layton hid her sorrows behind a bright smile that charmed everyone in high school—except Brett Harris. Hardworking and highly motivated, Brett dismissed Natalie as a slacker. Instead, she’s become an acclaimed photographer. And when Brett, now a successful cardiologist, needs her family’s help to secure a coveted position, Natalie’s more than happy to prescribe a little payback…
Hailing from the wrong side of the tracks, Brett believed he could never win the school’s popular princess. Now he’s intrigued by the complex and compassionate woman Natalie’s become. Gaining her grandmother’s goodwill is the key to becoming chief cardiologist—and Natalie has no intention of making it easy. But as mutual mistrust gives way to pure chemistry, there’s more at stake than either ever expected—and much more to learn about matters of the heart…
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Not Through Loving You

Driven by regret, singer-songwriter Lia Montgomery sets out to meet and establish a connection with the lovely family adopting her sister’s baby boy. Lia has been shocked to learn of her estranged sister’s death after giving birth. Although she and her sister’s relationship was one of indifference, Lia plans to be the best aunt ever. Disaster strikes when she finds out her nephew’s prospective daddy is a divorced doctor who shares his cluttered home with his cranky father and wacky brother.

Pediatrician Aaron Kendall’s dream of having a son is realized when he decides to adopt a sick, unwanted preemie. Then the arrival of the baby’s beautiful aunt complicates everything, especially Aaron’s life. Much to his annoyance, he doesn’t fit her concept of the “perfect family.” He struggles to placate her and prove he is not unfit to raise the baby.

Over the course of time, Lia and Aaron become attached to each other as well as the baby. Aaron, a victim of a painful divorce, fears that history will repeat itself once Lia returns to her life in the spotlight. Lia knows if she can’t earn Aaron’s trust, they’ll never be the family they could be. The one she has never had. She writes a song for him that she calls “Not Through Loving You.” But will she and her song be enough to open his cynical heart to love again? 



Short Stories


Dixie Darlings Anthology


The Dixie Darlings short story anthology is all about fun and leaving you smiling! The anthology includes four of award-winning author Patricia Preston’s popular Southern stories, including Amazon best sellers in comedy, “The Yard Sale” and “Laid to Rest.” The stories are filled with quirky Southerners, plenty of trouble and a happy ending.

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Also The Yard Sale and Laid to Rest sold separately as ebook short stories. 



The Yard Sale

Join Jennifer, Gail, and Buddy for one of the funniest sales ever. "What a GREAT character line up! Patricia Preston brought to life a complete cast of characters that everyone can relate to. I laughed until I cried." ~Reviewer comment. “The Yard Sale."
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Laid to Rest

On a hot Mississippi night in 1957, Mayor Clifford Stroud, III drops dead in Darlene Higginbottom’s bedroom. Unless she can get his body home before his wife finds out, Darlene, a Marilyn Monroe wannabe, knows her rosy future will collapse. She has to turn to Richie, an unemployed gas station attendant, and Tommy Ray, who’s just slow, to help her move the body. That’s when the fun begins.
It’s Bus Stop meets O’ Brother, Where Art Thou in “Laid to Rest,” a Southern comedy with Darlene Higginbottom, an unforgettable heroine.
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Delivering Love Today

Kelly has valentines to deliver, but will helping a handsome cowboy disrupt more than her schedule? “Delivering Love Today”~ a Fun & Flirty Short Story
Available on Amazon 
More Than a Gift

What do you get your sexy boss for Christmas?
Ever since she was dumped last Christmas, Holly has issues with the holiday. The upcoming office Christmas party and gift exchange only make matters worse for Holly until she meets Santa at the mall. With a twinkle in his handsome blue eyes, Santa has some great advice on how to find the perfect gift and a little surprise of his own for Holly!"More Than a Gift" is a lighthearted romantic short story! 
 Available on Amazon