Description : Explores all aspects of the kiss, including why people kiss, why kisses are given under mistletoe, and such subjects as kissing bugs, French kissing, and origins of phrases with "kiss" in them.
Description : Miranda Kelly has a secret. Or two. Relentlessly hounded by the bloodthirsty media since her bitter—and very public—divorce, Miranda retreats to the sanctuary of her old hometown. She also returns to an old passion—donning daring costumes at night to transform into Candy Cane, singer extraordinaire at the Club Crimson! When Caleb McGregor is seduced by the sultry swing of Candy's hips, Miranda loses herself and her troubles in Caleb's arms. But Caleb is keeping a big secret of his own. And when Miranda discovers the cruel truth, she can't ever return to his bed. Not even for the most earthshaking sex she's ever experienced…
Description : Nancy Drew's latest mystery begins when a popular romance writer moves to River Heights and has her life threatened in response to her desire to publish her scandalous autobiography. Original.
Description : Over 40 years of marriage counseling, facilitating marriage support groups and leading workshops have contributed to Dr. Brady’s insights for what makes a healthy marriage. Practical suggestions and exercises are provided for couples who have decided to be intentional about addressing the key issues of a marriage. These include how to: Become aware of the number one issue of marital discord Make past experiences your friend Use personal power for building self-esteem Improve expressing feelings Express anger constructively Translate personality diff erences into something positive Increase closeness and intimacy Learn the art of eff ective communication Commit to the six habits of a successful marriage Dr. Brady reminds the reader that there are no quick fixes or easy answers to the multiple and complex issues of marriage. Rather than offering a prescription for what makes a healthy marriage, the reader is invited to enter into a process whereby couples commit themselves to KISS (Keep in Shape Systematically). Athletes who reach their full potential understand the importance of keeping in shape systematically. Your marriage will reach its full potential as you share the insights of KISS AND TELL.
Description : Set in the commercial world of soap opera, a wonderful follow-up to Donna Hay's first novel, Waiting in the Wings, with just as much feel-good factor. Jo is an actress on the country's most popular soap, Westfield. It's a far cry from her West End stage ambitions, but as a single mother to two young daughters she needs the steady income. Then ratings start to drop and the infamous Richard Black - known to actors as the Grim Reaper for his tendency to hand out multiple P45s - is rushed in to reverse Westfield's fortunes. But Jo soon discovers that there is more to the Grim Reaper than instant, dramatic death ... Kiss and Tell is a captivating, truly romantic comedy where real life upstages soap life and where Jo's every move has the potential to become tomorrow's headlines.
Description : Burke Spire has a lot going for him: he’s fit and healthy, he just won the lottery, and he recently quit his accounting job. There’s one problem, though -- he’s single and wants to find Mr. Right. Another problem: he doesn’t know how to meet the man of his dreams. Enter Colby Blue of the True Blue Dating Agency. Colby charges a steep fee to use his dating services, but Burke thinks it’s money well spent, in hopes of finding a boyfriend, or even a husband through arranged dates. But after two horrible dates, Burke demands a private meeting with the company’s owner. Although not one to kiss and tell, Burke complains to Colby about his bizarre and obnoxious dates. As their meeting becomes a face-to-face confrontation, neither man can deny their growing attraction to the other. Is the connection between the two men strong enough to call love, though? Or will Burke Spire forever stay lonely and single after all?
Description : A kiss can reveal a lot... Janaki is like any journalist working the political circuit—she wants a big story. She’s also like any girl in her late twenties—she wants a love life and maybe even a ‘happy ever after’. When work leads her to Vishnu Singh—older; powerful but very attractive bureaucrat—she might just have found everything she wants in one sexy package. But before Janaki can have her fairy-tale ending her boss sends her off to uncover a seedy scandal involving a high-profile politician—and she finds herself investigating the man Vishnu works for! Caught in the whirlwind of her investigation and the thrill of Vishnu’s kisses; events in Janaki’s life soon start to spin out of her control...
Description : This selected collection brings together the best from David P Reiter's award-winning volumes of poetry: The Snow in Us (1989), Changing House (1991), The Cave After Saltwater Tide (1994), Hemingway in Spain (1997) and Letters We Never Sent (2000), as well as more than forty pages of new text from his innovative multimedia works. Not only does Kiss and Tell provide the reader with an excellent overview of one our most highly regarded poets, it also makes us current on the state-of-the-artist at a high point in his creative career. The Literature Series showcases the best in contemporary Australian writing and is available in digital as well as print form.
Description : From New York Times bestselling author Suzanne Brockmann comes a funny, feisty, romantic tale about childhood rivals who discover the mystery of grown-up love. When Leila Hunt is swept off her feet by a ninja at a New Year's Eve costume party, she has no idea who the masked man is—but after he disappears into the night, she’s determined to find him. When the clock struck twelve, what began as a friendly New Year's greeting quickly became the most unforgettable kiss Leila had ever experienced with anyone—including her absent boyfriend. But of all the possible suspects, Leila hardly imagines that the ninja is the same man who’s teased, tormented—and secretly intrigued her—since childhood. Marshall Devlin is finally ready to face the terrifying truth: he’s in love with his best friend’s sister, and has been for years. There’s just one complication: Leila didn't know he was her ninja. To win her, Marsh will have to woo her. But can he make Leila forget their decades of verbal sparring in time to stop her from making the biggest mistake of her life? From the Paperback edition.
Description : Provoking Cormack had never been a good idea in the past—how would he react now? Triss Alexander faced the hardest task of her life. Cormack Casey had turned her life upside down, hurt her deeply, and the only thing that had kept her going was the need to hurt him in return. They hadn't seen each other since New Year's Eve when Simon had been conceived, and her son was now six months old—it was time! She would see Cormack, tell him he was a father, that he would never see his child…and then she'd leave…. REVENGE is Sweet when it leads to love