By Claudia Carroll, Beth Thomas, Gill Paul, Marnie Riches, Debbie Johnson, Ella Harper
Love Valentine's or hate it, we've a narrative for everybody. **A 272 web page booklet brief tale collection** From heart-wrenching proposals to naughty little Chihuahuas; unforeseen mystery pregnancies to depraved love-potions; serendipitous short encounters that fluctuate the fingers of destiny to sour ghostly beauties who hang-out loveless singletons. this can be the final word Valentine's Day brief tale assortment. Tear-jerking, captivating, feel-good and fabulous... Curl up, chill out and get away into Valentine's Day. WE SINK OR SWIM jointly: The Weepy OneIt's the evening ahead of the Lusitania docks. Tragedy moves. Will love live on? unmarried, 40 AND marvelous: The Feel-Good OneKate needs she might flip again time to her twenty first, within the palms of her adolescence sweetheart. be cautious what you need for ... AN UNFORGETTABLE suggestion: The in charge OneWilliam accepts Samuel's inspiration of marriage, yet discovers that Sam has been hiding a mystery. And it's one who will swap their lives forever... the affection POTION: The Vengeful OneWhen a pharmacist discovers her boyfriend's infidelity, she chefs up a Valentine's dinner party he won't forget... THE MYSTERIOUS CASE OF CUPID AND THE DRAG QUEEN: The Suspicious OneSearching for a Chihuahua known as Cupid, PI Jayne McCartney discovers love comes with a chew! SNOW ON VALENTINE'S DAY: The Bittersweet OneClara is going to a similar landmark each year, for a similar heartbreaking cause. yet what if issues switch? a quick come upon: The Romantic OneRachel has a mystery. Daniel has a diamond ring. while a hurricane traps the 2 strangers jointly, future adjustments. SAVING MIRANDA: The Serendipitous OneDynamic Rufus and his wish to shop the planet has gained Miranda's middle, yet is he quite her ideal fit? THE STAINED GLASS center: The captivating OneDoes the hot tenant have what it takes to wreck the spell of the 3 loveless ghosts at No.17? THE VALENTINE-FREE sector: The humorous OneOusted through her teenage son's Valentine's plans, Jenny has no proposal the way to spend the main romantic evening of the year...
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Sergey grinned, unscrewing the cognac. Misha, having meanwhile abandoned quilt for ice, set off at a comical waddling run and dived once more into the ice-hole. 21 In the small hours of Monday morning, Viktor was roused by the insistent ringing of the phone. When finally awake, he didn’t feel like getting up, but lay waiting for the caller to lose patience. But the caller didn’t lose patience, and even the penguin woke and gabbled. Viktor got out of bed and made his way unsteadily to the phone.
He accompanied these words with a lordly wave of the hand. “I’d prefer coffee, if I may,” said Viktor, settling into a leather armchair facing the vast executive desk. “Two coffees,” the Editor-in-Chief said, picking up the phone. “Do you know,” he resumed amiably, “we’d only recently been talking about you, and yesterday in came our Assistant Arts Editor, Boris Leonardovich, with your little story. ‘Get an eyeful of this,’ said he. I did, and it’s good. ” Viktor nodded politely. Igor Lvovich paused and smiled.
By next morning Viktor had earmarked a possible first obelisk. It only remained to get the Chief’s blessing. 30 next morning, having got the Chief’s blessing, drunk coffee, and been solemnly presented with his Press card, Viktor bought a bottle of Finlandia at a kiosk, and set off for the office of sometime author, now State Duma Deputy, Aleksandr Yakornitsky. Hearing that a correspondent of Capital News wished to see him, the State Deputy was delighted, and immediately told his secretary to cancel all his remaining appointments and admit no one else.
Love...Maybe by Claudia Carroll, Beth Thomas, Gill Paul, Marnie Riches, Debbie Johnson, Ella Harper