After a detour through fitness instructing and computer programming, Gayle Callen found the life she’d always dreamed of as a writer. This USA Today bestselling author has written more than twenty-five novels and has won the Holt Medallion, the Laurel Wreath Award, the Booksellers’ Best Award, and the National Readers’ Choice Award. Her books have been translated into eleven different languages.
An avid crafter, singer, and outdoor enthusiast, and the mother of three grown children, Gayle lives in Central New York with her husband, Jim. She also writes contemporary romances as Emma Cane.
The Daring Girls of Guernsey: a Novel of World War II
From USA Today bestselling author Gayle Callen comes a fascinating historical novel of three courageous young women who aid a desperate British spy during the German occupation of Guernsey Island in World War II.
In 1940, Germany seizes control of Guernsey without a fight – but not without resistance. Innocent young teacher Catherine is forced to house a German officer. Shrewd waitress Betty seeks to elude the persistent Nazi determined to conquer her. And courageous nurse Helen cares for her patients – both British and German – while hiding a British spy in her seaside cottage.
You Only Marry Once (Secrets and Vows Book 1)
From USA Today bestselling author Gayle Callen comes the “Secrets and Vows” series, with four couples each bound together by sworn vows, yet divided by secrets. Lady Elizabeth Stanwood never thought she’d be foolish enough to be alone with a man. But after a midnight rendezvous in a garden with John Malory, she finds herself compromised and forced to marry.More info →
Secrets In Valentine Valley: A Valentine Valley Novella
“Delight in the warm, toe-tingling romances of Emma Cane.” Maggie Shayne, New York Times Bestselling Author
Welcome back to Valentine Valley, where love can overcome danger and secrets... Daniel Sweet thought he’d found the woman of his dreams—until she suddenly left Valentine Valley without a word of explanation.More info →
The Apple Blossom Café: A Fairfield Orchard Novel
Chef Noah Fairfield must choose between his pride and his heart when a gorgeous movie star invades his kitchen. To the world, she’s the famous movie star Gabrielle. But inside she’s just Gabby, with a secret she’s never shared weighing down her heart. She comes back to Spencer Hollow Virginia, hoping to put down roots and become almost a normal person between filming movies. But she can’t escape work when her producers expect her to research her next role as a chef. Who better to ask than Noah Fairfield, brother of her former costar?More info →
On Her Warrior’s Secret Mission (Secrets and Vows Book 2)
From USA Today bestselling author Gayle Callen comes the “Secrets and Vows” series, with four couples each bound together by sworn vows, yet divided by secrets. Trained as a knight, yet sworn to the monastery, Reynold Welles cannot stand by when he sees beautiful Lady Katherine Berkeley imprisoned. He risks everything to rescue her, and together they begin a journey fraught with both peril and temptation.More info →
Never a Bride (The Brides Trilogy Book 2)
USA Today bestselling author Gayle Callen tells the story of a woman so focused on protecting her younger sister that she nearly misses out on love.
“A treat for romance lovers, and serves a tasty repast of seduction, humor...” - Romance Reviews Today
Lady Emmeline Prescott is shocked when Sir Alexander Thornton, the most incorrigible scoundrel in England, suddenly notices she even exists—and starts flirting with her. Not that she’ll be taken in by his charms.More info →
Almost a Bride (The Brides Trilogy Book 1)
From USA Today bestselling author Gayle Callen comes the story of a runaway bride who heals the mistakes of her past.
“A riveting, emotional read. It's 'Shakespeare in Love' meets 'Jerry Maguire.' I couldn't put it down!” - Cathy Maxwell, NY Times bestselling author
Roselyn Harrington ran from her arranged wedding to Spencer Thornton and into the arms of a man she thought loved her. Years later, when a wounded Thornton washes ashore on her island, his presence threatens her in more ways than one.More info →
The Bodyguard Who Came in from the Cold (Secrets and Vows Book 4)
From USA Today bestselling author Gayle Callen comes the “Secrets and Vows” series, with four couples each bound together by sworn vows, yet divided by secrets. Margery Welles is a favorite of the king, and he gifts her with an immense dowry and the choice of her own husband. She’s not sure she even wants to marry, because of the secret haunting her. With hordes of suitors eager for a wealthy bride arriving to court her, and the king’s deadline approaching, Margery feels trapped by her dilemma—until the arrival of her long-lost friend Gareth Beaumont, who’s matured into a fearsome knight, a man she’s powerfully attracted to.More info →
Suddenly a Bride (The Brides Trilogy Book 3)
From USA Today bestselling author Gayle Callen comes the story of a bride of convenience who vows to be so much more.
“Gayle Callen keeps getting better and better.” - Affaire de Coeur Magazine
Gwyneth Hall has heard the dark rumors about Sir Edmund Blackwell, the man she is betrothed to but has never seen. To save her penniless family from ruin, however, she would wed the devil himself. And this gorgeous, moody "devil" sends a tremor of excitement racing through her when they first meet—sparking the young bride's determination to turn a marriage of convenience into much more.More info →
The Knight Who Loved Me (Secrets and Vows Book 3)
From USA Today bestselling author Gayle Callen comes the “Secrets and Vows” series, with four couples each bound together by sworn vows, yet divided by secrets. Lady Isabel Atherstone swore revenge on the James Markham, the Earl of Bolton, and calls herself the Black Angel as she wreaks havoc on his castle, his reputation—and on his senses. When the king punishes her by forcing a marriage to unite her property with Bolton’s, she’s determined to continue her vengeance.More info →
A Second Chance in Valentine Valley (Return to Valentine Valley Book 3)
Steph Brissette is inching back to life after losing her high school sweetheart husband in a tragic accident. Between her family, her work at the Sugar and Spice Bakery, and helping the Valentine Valley widows save an historic schoolhouse, her days are full. It's only in her dreams that she revisits the accident - one that she can't quite convince herself was not her fault.
That is, until Jeremy Chen comes back to town.
Small-Town Romance: A “Best of” Collection
Discover your new fave small town with seven heartwarming stories from seven beloved authors—just in time for Mother's Day!
From sprawling Texas ranches to sunny seaside villages and cozy mountain getaways, this is small-town romance at its finest—more than 1200 pages, filled with all the feels, hot siblings, dreamy neighbors, and lots of intrigue.More info →