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Robyn Carr - The ​Braeswood Tapestry
The ​enemy of your enemy is…your lover? A peasant farm girl has no place consorting with feuding lords, yet that’s exactly what Jocelyn Cutler sets out to do. Now Jocelyn finds herself trapped between the tyrannical Lord Kerr, and the dangerous rogue, Sir Trent Wescott. When her younger brother is sentenced to death for rebelling against Lord Kerr, Jocelyn in desperation appeals to his rival, Sir Trent Wescott. Rumors mark Trent a highwayman, a murderer, and—worse for Jocelyn—a heartbreaker. But he’s the only one who can save her brother’s life. The price? The only thing a beautiful peasant girl has to offer—herself. Unaccustomed to his new role as protector, Trent is shocked to find Jocelyn closer to a dutiful wife than a greedy mistress. But the life they’re building together hangs in the balance when an ancient crime resurrects from the past. Jocelyn and Trent must decide what to forgive, what to fight for, and how far they’re willing to go for the sake of duty, family, and love.

Robyn Carr - The ​Everlasting Covenant
Anne ​Gifford's dowry - or lack thereof - is of no concern to Sir Dylan DeFrayne. Wrapped in each other's arms, what more could they possibly need? Yet the young lovers' passion can never be sanctioned - the DeFraynes and Giffords have been sworn enemies for decades. Lest more blood be shed, the two must keep their affair a secret…and plot their elopement. Clad in threadbare hand-me-downs, Anne never expects the powerful and aged Brennan Forbes to remember her face, let alone propose marriage. Anne's parents hastily accept - the union aligns the Giffords with the Duke of York, while the DeFraynes pledge allegiance to the House of Lancaster, on the eve of the War of Roses. The arranged marriage looming ever closer, Dylan must brave the battlefield and bypass enemy lines to rescue his beloved. With a dynastic war and bitter rivalries standing in their way, Anne and Dylan must embark on a tortuous path that only the strongest of loves can endure.

Robyn Carr - Runaway ​Mistress
Not ​much can go wrong when you're traveling first class with your fabulously wealthy boyfriend - until you find his wife's body in your hotel suite. Convinced she's next on the hit list, Jennifer Chaise takes off down the Vegas strip armed only with her wits and a Kate Spade bag full of money. After getting a drastic makeover, a new name, and a waitressing job, Jennifer feels safe - and oddly happy. Then she meets Las Vegas policeman Alex Nichols . . .

Robyn Carr - Chelynne
IN ​THE DECADENT COURT OF CHARLES II, SHE WANTED A MOST UNSUITABLE MAN—HER HUSBAND. Orphaned and raised by her uncle, the feisty sixteen-year-old Chelynne resolves to show her gratitude by marrying the man of her uncle's choice. Bracing herself for a graying, sickly noble, the last man she expects for a husband is the dashing future Earl of Bryant, Chadwick Hawthorne—suddenly, being a loving wife doesn't seem too hard a task. But he spurns her affection and remains her husband only in name, never in deed. Tormented by unfinished business from his past and an uprising threatening his land, Chad resolves to keep his distance from everyone, including his young wife. Chelynne will go to any lengths to ignite her husband’s passion and save their marriage. But when she finally goes too far, the Earl must share his dark secret before Chelynne loses her reputation—or worse, her life. Set during the English Restoration, CHELYNNE is filled with political conspiracies, family secrets, and shocking affairs, creating a deliciously complicated plot.

Robyn Carr - The ​Troubadour's Romance
In ​the safety of her adoptive father's estate, south of London, Felise Scelfton is raised oblivious to the power of her beauty and rumors of her dowry. But when the knights of Windsor court brandish their swords and bid for her hand, Felise realizes she'd better keep her flirtatious tongue in check, lest her jests be taken as vows. Little does Felise know that King Henry II has already decided her fate - his royal command gives her hand to Sir Royce Leighton, the scarred and brooding lord of Segeland, in order to seal a political alliance. Despite the arranged marriage, desire blooms between the newlyweds and Royce finds his bitter memories fading in the presence of his alluring and nurturing young wife. But the King hasn’t had his last word just yet, and old suitors seek revenge. Court scandals are never simply forgotten and Felise and Royce must decide if their love can withstand the cruelest of betrayals.

Robyn Carr - Four ​Friends
Gerri ​can't decide what's more devastating: learning her rock-solid marriage has big cracks, or the anger she feels as she tries to repair them. Always the anchor for friends and her three angst-ridden teenagers, it's time to look carefully at herself. The journey is more than revealing—it's transforming. Andy doesn't have a great track record with men, and she's come to believe that a lasting love is out of reach. When she finds herself attracted to her down-to-earth contractor—a man without any of the qualities that usually appeal to her—she questions everything she thought she wanted in life. Sonja's lifelong pursuit of balance is shattered when her husband declares he's through with her New Age nonsense and walks out. There's no herbal tonic or cleansing ritual that can restore her serenity—or her sanity. Miraculously, it's BJ, the reserved newcomer to Mill Valley, who steps into their circle and changes everything. The woman with dark secrets opens up to her neighbors, and together they get each other back on track, stronger as individuals and unfaltering as friends.

Robyn Carr - Rogue's ​Lady
Born ​to a respected family, seventeen-year-old English beauty Vieve Donnelle always gets what she wants. But when word arrives that her father’s estate isn’t as wealthy as it appears, the noble heiress must rethink her betrothal to an impoverished aristocrat. Enter Captain Tyson Gervais, an infuriating colonial sea captain traveling to England for business in foreign trade. Despite high tensions between England and the colonies, Vieve can’t resist thinking about the dashing American merchant who elicits such conflicting reactions from her—making her feel both the sensual temptress and the childish fool in the same moment. Tyson never imagined he’d be dallying with a spoiled noble, but Vieve’s young, tempting curves seduce him against his better judgment. Though he knows a designing woman can wreak havoc, he aches for the chance to claim one as his own.

Robyn Carr - Shelter ​Mountain
A ​nagysikerű Netflix sorozat alapjául szolgáló újabb regény! Egy év alatt immár másodszor toppan be éjnek idején egy asszony Virgin Riverbe, hogy végre a háta mögött tudja a múltat. John "Preacher" Middleton egy esős októberi estén éppen be akarja zárni a bárt, amikor egy fiatal nő nyit be hároméves kisfiával. Preacher, az egykori tengerészgyalogos, aki bőven tapasztalt fájdalmat, azonnal észreveszi, hogy egy válságos helyzet elől menekülnek, amikor meglátja, hogy az asszony csupa kék folt. Preacher szeretné megvédeni őket, és megbüntetni azt, aki ezt tette velük, de azonnal tudja, hogy most nem csak az ösztönös segíteni akarás hajtja. Paige Lassiter olyan érzéseket kavar fel ebben a szelíd óriásban, amiket Preacher sosem engedett elhatalmasodni magában. Azután Paige volt férje is felbukkan Virgin Riverben. És ha van valami, amire a haditengerészet mottója - Semper Fi, azaz örök hűség - megtanította Preachert, akkor az az, hogy vannak dolgok, amikért érdemes küzdeni.

Robyn Carr - Herzklopfen ​in Virgin River
Erin ​braucht eine Pause von ihrem hektischen Alltag als Anwältin. Sie beschließt, den Sommer in dem idyllischen Örtchen Virgin River zu verbringen. Hier will sie entspannen und wieder zu sich selbst finden. Aiden Riordan würde ihr dabei zu gerne helfen. Der Arzt hat sich nach seiner gescheiterten Ehe und dem Ausstieg aus der Navy ebenfalls in die Berge zurückgezogen, um sein Leben neu zu ordnen. Trotz ihrer abweisenden Art berührt Erin etwas in ihm, das er lange nicht gespürt hat. Doch gerade, als sie sich näherkommen, holt ihn seine Vergangenheit ein und droht, das zarte Band des Vertrauens, das zwischen ihnen entstanden ist, zu zerstören.

Robyn Carr - Liebeserwachen ​in Virgin River
Als ​Hubschrauberpilot in der Army hat Colin Riordan mehr brenzlige Situationen erlebt, als für einen Mann gut sind. Umso mehr genießt er es nun, sich mit seiner Staffelei in die Natur zurückzuziehen und seiner Sehnsucht nach Frieden in seinen Bildern Ausdruck zu verleihen. Manchmal allerdings ist die Einsamkeit, die ihn dabei umgibt, unerträglich. Er hat es aufgegeben, an die Liebe zu glauben. Bis er auf die zurückhaltende Jill trifft. Unter ihren Händen gedeihen die seltensten Blumen und Pflanzen, und auch sein Herz blüht in ihrer Nähe auf. Aber sieht sie in ihm einen Mann, den sie lieben kann, oder nur eine verwundete Seele, die der Heilung bedarf?

Robyn Carr - Practical ​Tips for Writing Popular Fiction
This ​book is a valuable, organized compendium of practical writing tips for writing of all kinds. It would be especially helpful for reviewing a written piece and doing rewrites or revisions to sharpen the piece and to make it more saleable. A must for writers and an excellent reference to keep handy.

Robyn Carr - The ​Bellerose Bargain
The ​heiress to the Bellerose estate has gone missing and what a waste of a dowry it is! Charlotte Bellamy’s future husband, Lord Geoffrey Seavers, is in desperate need to finance his royal fleet, yet somehow Charlotte disappeared and the Bellamy inheritance slipped through his fingers. Enter Alicia, a tavern maid of uncertain parentage. Yes, she’s a bit young and headstrong, but no one at court has actually ever seen the Lady Bellamy, and Alicia’s beauty, poise, and bearing are enough to fool the king. At least, that’s what Geoffrey hopes when he proposes the Bellerose bargain: Alicia must pose as Charlotte, marry Geoffrey, split the dowry, fake her death, then both can part ways wealthier than they ever dreamed. Everything goes according to plan at first. Alicia charms King Charles II and his court easily, but did Geoffrey, her “business partner,” have to be so dashing, tempestuous and oh-so-irresistible? Falling in love wasn’t supposed to be part of the bargain…Worst of all, someone at court knows the true Charlotte Bellamy and recognizes Alicia for who she is. The truth of her past and the lies of her present are about to collide, and suddenly, Alicia and Geoffrey have more than they bargained for.

Robyn Carr - Pozegnanie ​z przeszloscia
Marcie ​wiedziala, ze Bobby nigdy nie wroci do zdrowia. Liczyla sie z najgorszym, oczekiwala, ze smierc bedzie wybawieniem, przynajmniej dla niego. Miala nadzieje, ze ona sama wyjdzie ze stanu zawieszenia, w ktorym trwala przez ostatnie lata, zacznie nowy etap w zyciu. Miala dopiero dwadziescia siedem lat i mnostwo mozliwosci przed soba: mogla sie ksztalcic, podrozowac, poznawac nowych ludzi. Minal rok, a ona trwala ciagle w tym samym punkcie, nie byla w stanie zrobic kroku. Wiedziala, ze powinna, och, doskonale wiedziala, ale co z tego? Nie potrafila zerwac sie do lotu, do biegu, chocby do czlapania w przod. Czlapala wiec w miejscu. Tak to trwalo i trwalo, az wreszcie cos w niej peklo i ruszyla w droge...

Robyn Carr - A ​Virgin River Christmas
Last ​Christmas Marcie Sullivan said a final goodbye to her husband, Bobby. This Christmas she wants to find the man who saved his life and gave her three more years to love him. Fellow marine Ian Buchanan dragged Bobby's shattered body onto a medical transport four years ago, then disappeared once their unit arrived stateside. Since then, Marcie's letters to Ian have gone unanswered. Marcie tracks Ian to the tiny mountain town of Virgin River and finds a man as wounded emotionally as Bobby was physically. As Marcie pushes her way into his reclusive life, she discovers a sweet soul beneath a rough exterior. Ian doesn't know what to make of the determined young widow who forces him to look into his painful past and the uncertain future. But it is a season of miracles and maybe, just maybe, it's time to banish the ghosts and open his heart.

Robyn Carr - Never ​Too Late
Clare ​Wilson is starting over. She's had it with her marriage to a charming serial cheater. Even her own son thinks she's given his father too many chances. With the support of her sisters, Maggie and Sarah, she's ready to move on. Facing her fortieth birthday, Clare is finally feeling the rush of unadulterated freedom. But when a near-fatal car accident lands Clare in the hospital, her life takes another detour. While recovering, Clare realizes she has the power to choose her life's path. The wonderful younger police officer who witnessed her crash is over the moon for her. A man from her past stirs up long-buried feelings. Even her ex is pining for her. With enthusiasm and a little envy, her sisters watch her bloom. Together, the sisters encourage each other to seek what they need to be happy. Along the way they all learn that it's never too late to begin again.

Robyn Carr - The ​Hero
In ​a moment of desperation, Devon McAllister takes her daughter and flees a place where they should have been safe and secure. She has no idea what is around the next bend, but she is pretty certain it can't be worse than what they've left behind. Her plan is to escape to somewhere she can be invisible. Instead, an unexpected offer of assistance leads her to Thunder Point, a tiny Oregon town with a willingness to help someone in need. As the widowed father of a vulnerable young boy, Spencer Lawson knows something about needing friendship. But he's not looking for anything else. Instead, he's thrown his energy into his new role as Thunder Point's high school football coach. Tough and demanding to his team, off the field he's gentle and kind…just the kind of man who could heal Devon's wounded heart. Devon thought she wanted to hide from the world. But in Thunder Point, you find bravery where you least expect it…and sometimes, you find a hero.

Robyn Carr - Second ​Chance Pass
In ​the space of a few months Vanessa buried her husband, Matt, and gave birth to their son—breaking her heart while filling it with a whole new kind of love. But the one man she longs to share this love with now acts as if she doesn't exist. Paul Haggerty lives by the marine motto: Semper Fi. Ever faithful to his best friend, he's done right by Matt's widow as best he can…considering he's been secretly in love with her for years. Now, just as he's about to make his move, another woman has staked her claim on him—a claim that will be tough to escape. With courage, humility and not a little meddling from the good folks of Virgin River, Vanni and Paul might just get a second chance to have the love they both desire and deserve.

Robyn Carr - Luces ​de invierno
Robyn ​Carr, autora superventas de The New York Times, nos devuelve a Virgin River con una historia navideña acerca del reencuentro de una mujer con el único hombre al que no ha podido olvidar… Ese año, Becca Timm sabía cuál iba a ser el número uno de su lista de deseos navideños: olvidar a Denny Cutler. Tres años antes, Denny le había roto el corazón antes de partir hacia la guerra. Era hora de que Becca superara su insensata relación juvenil y siguiera adelante. Por eso tomó las riendas de la situación y se marchó a Virgin River, el rústico pueblecito de montaña donde Denny tenía su hogar, e irrumpió por sorpresa en el fin de semana de caza solo para hombres que había planeado su hermano. Un accidente, sin embargo, convirtió su visita impulsiva en una larga estancia y Becca se descubrió de pronto varada en Virgin River. Con Denny muy, muy cerca. Mientras el hechizo de la Navidad iba envolviendo el pueblo, Becca descubrió que el chico al que había amado una vez se había convertido en un hombre fuerte y seguro de sí mismo. Y en el regalo de Navidad más delicioso que cupiera imaginar.

Robyn Carr - Ein ​neuer Tag in Virgin River
Matt ​ist tot! Vanessa Rutledge kann nicht glauben, dass ihr geliebter Ehemann bei einem Auslandseinsatz ums Leben gekommen ist. Nur der Gedanke an ihren kleinen Sohn hilft ihr, jeden neuen Tag zu überstehen. In diesen dunklen Stunden ist er ihr größtes Glück. Ein Glück, dass sie nur mit einem teilen kann - Paul Haggerty, dem besten Freund ihres Mannes. Seine Fürsorge verscheucht die Taubheit in ihrem Herzen und lässt sie wieder Freude am Leben haben. Bevor Vanessa sich jedoch ganz auf diese neuen Gefühle einlassen kann, führt ihr Weg sie noch einmal an das Grab ihres Mannes.

Robyn Carr - My ​Kind of Christmas
The ​Riordan brothers may have a reputation for being rough-and-tumble, but Patrick has always been the gentle, sweet-natured one. These days, his easygoing manner is being tested by his high-octane career as a navy pilot. But for the Riordan brothers, when the going gets tough…the tough find the love of a good woman. Except the woman who has caught Patrick's attention is Jack Sheridan's very attractive niece. Angie LeCroix comes to Virgin River to spend Christmas relaxing, away from her well-intentioned but hovering mother. Yet instead of freedom, she gets Jack Sheridan. If her uncle had his way, she'd never go out again. And certainly not with rugged, handsome Patrick Riordan. But Angie has her own idea of the kind of Christmas she wants—and the kind of man! Patrick and Angie thought they wanted to be left alone this Christmas—until they meet each other. Then they want to be left alone together. But the Sheridan and Riordan families have different plans for Patrick and Angie—and for Christmas, Virgin River-style!

Robyn Carr - Redwood ​Bend
CAN ​CHANGING A TIRE CHANGE YOUR LIFE? Katie Malone and her twin boys’ trip along the beautiful mountain roads to Virgin River is stopped short by a tire as flat as her failed romance. To make matters worse, the rain has set in, the boys are hungry and Katie doesn’t have the first clue about putting on a spare. As she stands at the side of the road pondering her next move, she hears a distinct rumble. The sight of the sexy, leather-clad bikers who pull up beside her puts her imagination into overdrive. Dylan Childress and his buddies are on the motorcycle trip of a lifetime. But the sight of a woman in distress stops them in their tracks. And while the guys are checking out her car, she and Dylan are checking out one another. In one brief moment, the world tilts on its axis and any previous plans Katie and Dylan might have had for their futures are left at the side of the road.

Robyn Carr - Angel's ​Peak
Four ​years ago, air force sweethearts Franci Duncan and Sean Riordan reached an impasse. She wanted marriage and a family. He didn't. But a chance meeting proves that the bitter breakup hasn't cooled their sizzling chemistry. Sean has settled down in spite of himself—he's not the cocky young fighter pilot he was when Franci left, and he wants them to try again. After all, they have a history…but that's not all they share. Franci's secret reason for walking away when Sean refused to commit is now three and a half: a redheaded cherub named Rosie who shares her daddy's emerald-green eyes. Sean is stunned—and furious with Franci for the deception. News travels fast in Virgin River, and soon the whole town is taking sides. Rebuilding their trust could take a small miracle—and the kind of love that can move mountains.

Robyn Carr - Bring ​Me Home for Christmas
This ​year, Becca Timm knows the number one item on her Christmas wish list—getting over Denny Cutler. Three years ago, Denny broke her heart before heading off to war. It's time she got over her silly college relationship and moved on. So she takes matters into her own hands and heads up to Virgin River, the rugged little mountain town that Denny calls home, as an uninvited guest on her brother's men-only hunting weekend. But when an accident turns her impromptu visit into an extended stay, Becca finds herself stranded in Virgin River. With Denny. In very close quarters. As the power of Christmas envelops the little town, Becca discovers that the boy she once loved has become a strong and confident man. And the most delicious Christmas present she can imagine.

Robyn Carr - Blue ​Skies
Nikki ​Burgess survived a terrible marriage and a worse divorce. She's just about given up hope of ever finding happiness. But when her ex-husband suddenly dies, she gets custody of her kids again—and a chance to start over. Dixie McPherson, on the other hand, has had way too much love. She has eleven tennis bracelets, dozens of trinkets, piles of sexy lingerie and a tarnished reputation when all she ever wanted was true love, a partner and a family. Carlisle Bartlett is loyal, kindhearted and the funniest guy slinging drinks in the back of an airplane. But he has an ugly little secret. The only kind of love he's used to comes with bruises. When Nikki, Dixie and Carlisle are offered the chance to join a new airline in Las Vegas, they don't hesitate. With nothing to lose and everything to gain, these three friends are going in search of their own blue skies.

Robyn Carr - Happy ​End in Virgin River
Brie ​Sheridan weiß nicht, woher sie die Kraft nehmen soll, weiterzuleben. Verstört und verletzt liegt die erfolgreiche Staatsanwältin nach einem brutalen Überfall im Krankenhaus, als sich die Tür öffnet und Mike hereinkommt. Der beste Freund ihres Bruders weiß als ehemaliger Marine, wie wichtig es ist, in schweren Zeiten Beistand zu haben. Aufopferungsvoll kümmert er sich um Brie, die mit seiner Hilfe wieder ins Leben zurückfindet. Doch je mutiger sie wird, desto weniger traut sie sich, ihren Gefühlen für Mike nachzugeben. Zu tief sitzen die Enttäuschungen der Vergangenheit. Erst als Mike ihr bei dem Prozess gegen ihren Peiniger zur Seite steht, erkennt sie die Tiefe seiner Liebe zu ihr.

Robyn Carr - Wildest ​Dreams
Blake ​Smiley searched the country for just the right place to call home. The professional triathlete has traveled the world, but Thunder Point has what he needs to put down the roots he's never had. In the quiet coastal town he can focus on his training without distractions. Until he meets his new neighbors and everything changes. Lin Su Simmons and her teenage son, Charlie, are fixtures at Winnie Banks' house as Lin Su nurses Winnie through the realities of ALS. A single mother, Lin Su is proud of taking charge and never showing weakness. But she has her hands full coping with a job, debt and Charlie's health issues. And Charlie is asking questions about his family history—questions she doesn't want to answer. When Charlie enlists Blake's help to escape his overprotective mother, Lin Su resents the interference in her life. But Blake is certain he can break through her barriers and be the man she and Charlie need. When faced with a terrible situation, Blake comes to the rescue, and Lin Su realizes he just might be the man of her dreams. Together, they recognize that family is who you choose it to be.

Robyn Carr - The ​Wanderer
Nestled ​on the Oregon coast is a small town of rocky beaches and rugged charm. Locals love the land's unspoiled beauty. Developers see it as a potential gold mine. When newcomer Hank Cooper learns he's been left an old friend's entire beachfront property, he finds himself with a community's destiny in his hands. Cooper has never been a man to settle in one place, and Thunder Point was supposed to be just another quick stop. But Cooper finds himself getting involved with the town. And with Sarah Dupre, a woman as complicated as she is beautiful. With the whole town watching for his next move, Cooper has to choose between his old life and a place full of new possibilities. A place that just might be home.

Robyn Carr - The ​Blue Falcon
IN ​LOVE AND WAR, SOME OATHS ARE MEANT TO BE BROKEN... Riding into the arena under the furling blazon of the blue falcon, Sir Conan de Corbney accepts a token from the young beauty, Lady Chandra, sparking a romance foretold long ago. That is, unless Conan’s mother can help it. Colluding with her son’s rival, Sir Tedric, Lady Udele secretly arranges a more lucrative marriage for her son and weds him to Edwina--Chandra’s older sister--while Sir Tedric claims the fiery Chandra for himself. Thus begins the star-crossed lovers’ quest, amidst treachery and betrayal, for the path back to each other’s arms. When a knight is pledged twice, once for loyalty and once for love, which oath will prove stronger? From private chambers to the distant bloodstained shores of the Crusades under King Richard’s reign, THE BLUE FALCON is a timeless tale of adventure, treachery, and above all, an unforgettable love story.

Robyn Carr - Forbidden ​Falls
Welcome ​back to Virgin River with the books that started it all… Reverend Noah Kincaid moved to Virgin River to reopen an abandoned church he bought on eBay. Like Noah, the place is a little empty inside, but all it may need is some loving care… The young widower arrives ready to roll up his sleeves and build a place of worship and welcome, but he needs some help. And the Lord works in mysterious ways. With her tight shirts and short skirts, pastor's assistant is not a phrase that springs to mind when Noah meets brassy, beautiful Alicia Baldwin. The former exotic dancer needs a respectable job so she can regain custody of her children. And Noah can't help but admire her spunk and motherly determination. Noah and Alicia are an unlikely team to revitalize a church, much less build a future. The couple has so many differences, but in Virgin River anything is possible, and happiness is never out of the question.

Robyn Carr - Shelter ​Mountain (angol)
John ​"Preacher" Middleton is about to close the bar when a young woman and her three-year-old son come in out of the wet October night. A marine who has seen his share of pain, Preacher knows a crisis when he sees one-the woman is covered in bruises. He wants to protect them, and he wants to punish whoever did this to her, but he knows immediately that this inclination to protect is something much more. Paige Lassiter has stirred up emotions in this gentle giant of a man-emotions that he has never allowed himself to feel. But when Paige's ex-husband turns up in Virgin River, Preacher knows his own future hangs in the balance. And if there's one thing the marines' motto of Semper Fidelis-always faithful-has taught him, it's that some things are worth fighting for.

Robyn Carr - Hidden ​Summit
Sick ​of running into her cheery ex-husband and his new wife, Leslie Petruso accepts a job at the Virgin River branch of Haggerty Construction and takes the high road right out of town. Now she's got Paul Haggerty's business running like a well-oiled machine. In fact, things are so busy Paul jumps at the chance to hire an extra set of hands. Just like Leslie, Conner Danson has been burned by love. But if Leslie was disappointed by her relationship going bad, Conner was decimated. He's got no time for women…although he spends an awful lot of time pretending not to notice Leslie. And she's pretty busy "ignoring" the chemistry between them. According to Conner and Leslie, they have only one thing in common—they're done with love. But everyone in Virgin River can see that things are heating up at Haggerty Construction. And as far as Paul Haggerty can tell, the best thing he can do is hang on to his hard hat and watch the sparks fly!

Robyn Carr - Wild ​Man Creek
Colin ​Riordan came to Virgin River to recuperate from a horrific helicopter crash, the scars of which he bears inside and out. His family is wonderfully supportive, but it's his art that truly soothes his troubled soul. Stung personally and professionally by an ill-advised affair, PR guru Jillian Matlock has rented an old Victorian with a promising garden in Virgin River. She's looking forward to cultivating something other than a corporate brand. Both are looking to simplify, not complicate, their lives, but when Jillian finds Colin at his easel in her yard, there's an instant connection. And in Virgin River, sometimes love is the simplest choice of all….