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BOOK: Heartstrings and Diamond Rings
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“Graves’s words flow on the page with ease and the pages turn effortlessly. Featuring characters that are unique yet very easy to relate to,
Black Ties and Lullabies
is simply a very well-written story.”

RT Book Reviews

“Filled with humor, wit, and sizzle…This book starts out fast, the author’s descriptions draw you in completely…[keeps] you turning the page to see what will happen next!”


“Jane Graves definitely tugs on the heartstrings with this book…a believable romance.”




“I can’t recommend
Tall Tales
highly enough…funny and touching with wonderful characters and great love scenes.”


“Opposites do attract in this fast-paced, diverting romantic comedy with more than its share of lively fun.”

Library Journal

“A fresh throwback contemporary romance between two likeable characters.”

Midwest Book Review

“4½ Stars! A breath of pure romance, this book is a real charmer. You will laugh, cringe, and cheer…I sure did.”

RT Book Reviews

“This romance novel is cute and fun.
Tall Tales and Wedding Veils
pulls the romantic’s heartstrings.”


“A blast right from the start. If you like your romances filled with humor, heart, and a healthy dose of sexual heat, don’t miss
Tall Tales and Wedding Veils


“You can’t help but root for these two mismatched people and hope they discover what a great couple they could be.”


“A romantic comedy romp, this book has fun, endearing characters…Graves writes fun, sassy, and sharp characters that may be opposites, but definitely attract!”

Parkersburg News and Sentinel



“A delightful, funny read with a unique twist as a former trophy wife discovers herself, and true love, in the most unexpected place. A total winner!”

—Susan Mallery,
New York Times
bestselling author

“Jane Graves is a pro at blending romance and comedy…
Hot Wheels and High Heels
is a delightful story packed with heated romantic tension, colorful characters, and a fast-paced story line that keeps the reader hooked.”


“Sassy and smart!”

—Susan Andersen,
New York Times
bestselling author

“Absolutely hilarious! Jane Graves has done an outstanding job with this book.”


“An interesting and fun novel with plenty of fascinating characters, this story starts fast and doesn’t lose momentum.”

RT Book Reviews

Hot Wheels and High Heels
draws you in, then blasts off! Fasten your seat belt for a fun, rollicking ride!”

—Stephanie Bond, author of the Body Movers series


“[Jane] Graves writes with charming wit. Her characters make you smile and the situations her heroine, Darcy, faces will make you howl with laughter…an entertaining and delightful read.”


“Funny as can be and I had a blast reading it…it’s on my short list of best romances for 2007…a delight in any season.”


“This book is…a woman’s self-discovery while she learns what’s really important in the world. The author does a fantastic job at her characterization of Darcy…hilarious…The last page of this book was turned with a true sense of contentment.”


“Fans will enjoy the antics of the high-heeled Darcy as she sasses her way into the heart of stark loner John who, though he knows she is not his style, loves her spunk; so will readers.”

Midwest Book Review

Hot Wheels and High Heels

Tall Tales and Wedding Veils

Black Ties and Lullabies


Title Page


Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

Chapter 12

Chapter 13

Chapter 14

Chapter 15

Chapter 16

Chapter 17

Chapter 18

Chapter 19

Chapter 20

Chapter 21

Chapter 22

Chapter 23

Chapter 24

Chapter 25

Chapter 26

Chapter 27

A Preview of
Black Ties and Lullabies

The Dish


Also by Jane Graves


This book is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents are the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events, locales, or persons, living or dead, is coincidental.

Copyright © 2011 Jane Graves
Excerpt from
Black Ties and Lullabies
 copyright © 2011 by Jane Graves 
All rights reserved. Except as permitted under the U.S. Copyright Act of 1976, no part of this publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, or stored in a database or retrieval system, without the prior written permission of the publisher.

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First eBook Edition: October 2011

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ISBN: 978-1-609-41941-7

BOOK: Heartstrings and Diamond Rings
13.49Mb size Format: txt, pdf, ePub

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