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Beverly Barton - Author

About the Author

An avid reader since childhood, Beverly Barton wrote her first book at the age of nine. Since then, she has gone on to write well over seventy novels and is a New York Times bestselling author. Beverly lives in Alabama in the U.S.

Featured books by Beverly Barton

I'll be Watching You

I'll be Watching You

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 09/10/2014

With the suspense of Karen Rose, and the sensual thrills of Sylvia Day, this is an addictive story of forbidden love and cold-blooded revenge. Not for the faint-hearted' CLOSER Ella, sweet Ella, you were meant to be mine. You can't begin to imagine all the things I want to do to you. When the time is right, I will come for you ...A series of hand-delivered letters leaves Ella scared for her life. Someone is watching her. Wanting her. Someone promising revenge. Desperate for the nightmare to end, Ella will do anything to discover the truth. Even join forces with a man who comes with his own danger warning ...

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Don't Cry

Don't Cry

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/02/2012

The crime scenes are horrifying: the victims arranged with deliberate care, posed to appear alive despite their agonized last moments and the shocking nature of their deaths. For grief counsellor Audrey Sherrod it's clear the murders are the work of a deranged serial killer. At first, the only link is the victims' physical appearance. But then another connection emerges, tying them to a past series of horrifying crimes -- crimes that hit all too close to home. As the truth is unravelled, its more twisted and terrifying than anyone could ever imagine. Prepare to lose sleep with this shocking and utterly engrossing thriller, for fans of Karen Rose and Karin Slaughter.

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If Looks Could Kill

If Looks Could Kill

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 17/02/2011

A face to die for! MIRROR, MIRROR ON THE WALL, WHO IS THE DEADLIEST OF THEM ALL? The victims are found face-down in the murky waters of Cherokee Pointe, Tennessee. The murders all share the same characteristics: the victims are found naked except for a black, satin ribbon tied around they're necks -- and they're all redheads. Meanwhile, Reve Sorrell has come to Cherokee Pointe seeking answers about her connection to bad girl Jazzy Talbot. With their stunning looks, the two redheads are mirror images of each other -- but raised in very different worlds. As the serial killer leaves another chilling calling card, Reve turns to Sheriff Jacob Butler to help her unravel the deadly secrets of her past. But one person will do anything to stop her -- and they are closer than she could ever imagine!

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Other books by Beverly Barton

Nine Months (36 Hours, Book 10)

Nine Months (36 Hours, Book 10)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 01/11/2014

Paige Summers is horrified to learn that not only is her new boss the man with whom she recently had a brief but passionate interlude, he is also going to be the father of her child, and is torn between her feelings for him and his proposal born of obligation.

I'll be Watching You

I'll be Watching You

Author: Beverly Barton Format: Paperback Release Date: 09/10/2014

With the suspense of Karen Rose, and the sensual thrills of Sylvia Day, this is an addictive story of forbidden love and cold-blooded revenge. Not for the faint-hearted' CLOSER Ella, sweet Ella, you were meant to be mine. You can't begin to imagine all the things I want to do to you. When the time is right, I will come for you ...A series of hand-delivered letters leaves Ella scared for her life. Someone is watching her. Wanting her. Someone promising revenge. Desperate for the nightmare to end, Ella will do anything to discover the truth. Even join forces with a man who comes with his own danger warning ...

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Right Wife

Right Wife

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 05/06/2014

In a sweeping and vibrant novel set in the post-war South, New York Times bestselling author Beverly Barton follows one young woman's journey to love and independence. . .1885. All of Margaret Campbell's hopes for the future lie in Tuscumbia, Alabama. Since the death of her sharecropper father, eighteen-year-old Maggie has no resources and few allies, aside from the relatives who've agreed to take her in. With luck, she might yet make an upright gentleman of her brother, and a real lady of her rebellious little sister. And perhaps, once her siblings are settled, she'll find a decent, hardworking man to marry. But those plans are jeopardized the moment she meets Aaron Stone. Effortlessly charming, Aaron is building an empire in the South. Maggie knows he wants the right kind of wife to overcome the shadows surrounding his birth--someone like the well-connected widow he's been courting. Someone a million miles from a penniless, outspoken sharecropper's daughter. But neither jealousy, family secrets, nor long-held prejudices will keep Maggie from following her heart. . .

Atraccao poderosa

Atraccao poderosa

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 16/05/2014

O homem errado para uma princesa Aquele americano arrogante e mal-educado nao era o tipo de homem com o qual a princesa Adele de Orlantha estava habituada a lidar no seu mundo de riqueza e privilegios. Contudo, Matt O'Brien era a sua unica proteccao contra a terrivel conspiracao que ameacava tudo o que ela possuia e amava. O casamento era a sua unica esperanca. Ainda que nao passasse de uma farsa, devia casar-se com o seu suposto "e;protector"e;. Porem, ter tanta intimidade com um homem tao odioso e, ao mesmo tempo, tao perigosamente atraente era quase irresistivel. Estava claro que nao passaria muito tempo ate que o seu casamento a fingir fosse substituido por uma paixao verdadeira..."e; homem errado para uma princesa Aquele americano arrogante e mal-educado nao era o tipo de homem com o qual a princesa Adele de Orlantha estava habituada a lidar no seu mundo de riqueza e privilegios. Contudo, Matt O'Brien era a sua unica proteccao con

Uma mulher sozinha

Uma mulher sozinha

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 01/05/2014

Ele nao tinha aparecido por casualidadeMitch Hayder, um homem to duro como atraente, entrou com a fora de um furaco na vida de Emily Jordan e tirou-lhe o sentido. A dor daqueles olhos azuis e penetrantes era como a solido que envolvia a alma de Emily, e a bonita viva no demorou a apaixonar-se por um homem que mal conhecia... um homem que era perigoso amar... Porque Mitch no tinha aparecido em sua casa por casualidade. Foi implorar que o perdoasse pelo papel que tinha tido no seu passado trgico, pelos sonhos de famlia que ele tinha destrudo. Agora desejava dar-lhe o filho que ela tanto tinha querido, a felicidade que merecia. No obstante, se Emily chegasse a descobrir quem era na realidade, no voltaria a olhar para ele, mesmo que fosse o nico homem ao de cima da terra.

Nine Months Part 3 (36 Hours, Book 30)

Nine Months Part 3 (36 Hours, Book 30)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 25/04/2014

36 Hours SerialAs a devastating summer storm hits Grand Springs, Colorado, the next thirty-six hours will change the town and its residents forever....Nine Months Part 3When Jared sprained his ankle skiing, Paige agreed to spend one week taking care of him. One perfect week of Paige Summers in his house-and bed. If Paige wasn't so stubborn, he could return the favor and take care of her and their baby forever. Why can't she see that marrying him is the logical solution?While her child deserves a father, Paige won't give up passion for security. She wants a man who will love her unconditionally. Can he show himself to be that man before their baby is born?Don't miss the continuing drama of 36 Hours in the next book, The Parent Plan by Paula Detmer Riggs.

Nine Months Part 2 (36 Hours, Book 29)

Nine Months Part 2 (36 Hours, Book 29)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 23/04/2014

36 Hours SerialAs a devastating summer storm hits Grand Springs, Colorado, the next thirty-six hours will change the town and its residents forever....Nine Months Part 2Paige Summers's life hasn't been the same since she started her new job-and accidentally had sex with her boss during the night of the storm! She's always wanted a baby, and J. L. Montgomery might be the perfect husband and father-if he loves her.Jared is used to getting what he wants, so he can't understand Paige's reluctance to marry him. Is she just a gold digger hoping to make him want her more by playing it cool? Or the most independent-and sexy-woman he's ever met?What will it take for Jared to see Paige as more than an acquisition, and for Paige to get her elevator cowboy back?The story concludes in Nine Months Part 3.

Nine Months Part 1 (36 Hours, Book 28)

Nine Months Part 1 (36 Hours, Book 28)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 21/04/2014

36 Hours SerialAs a devastating summer storm hits Grand Springs, Colorado, the next thirty-six hours will change the town and its residents forever....Nine Months Part 1Sex with a stranger isn't what Paige Summers expected when she was trapped in an elevator with hot cowboy Jared Montgomery, but he unleashed her wild side. It all seemed like a great adventure. Until she reported to her new boss, J. L. Montgomery-her elevator cowboy in a suit and tie!Jared is on the fast track to success. He'll need a wife, but his adorable redheaded assistant is more bedroom than boardroom. Still, he can't get her, and the stormy night they shared together, out of his mind.When Jared overhears Paige telling a friend she's pregnant, he wants to do the right thing. But Paige isn't willing to settle. Marriage means love-and until that's on the table, there's no deal.The story continues in Nine Months Parts 2 and 3.

Egan Cassidy's Kid (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Egan Cassidy's Kid (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

ONLY ONCE HAD HE LET DOWN HIS GUARD...Years ago, rock-solid mercenary Egan Cassidy had spent a night of sensual ecstacy with Maggie Douglas. Now, their son-a child he never knew existed-was being used as ammunition by a vendetta-seeking madman...and Egan was the target. But running to his son's rescue put him face-to-face with the one woman who'd tempted him into vulnerability. He would have to withstand Maggie's allure this time. He was a soldier of fortune-not a husband. But when Egan delivered mother and child to safety's embrace, could he let his newfound family leave his loving arms?THE PROTECTORSReady to lay their lives on the line, but unprepared for the power of love.

Her Secret Weapon (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Her Secret Weapon (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

THE AGENT: Burke Lonigan, weapons expert and world-class charmerTHE MISSION: To destroy a dangerous traitor, while defending his woman and child!Facing off with a deadly menace was easy for Burke Lonigan-until a beguiling beauty stepped in danger' s path. The only way Burke could protect Callie Severin was to make her his wife. Then Burke discovered his new bride was the beautiful stranger he had taken to his bed one passionate night long ago-and the mother of the child he' d never known! Now Burke was determined to defend his family-and damn the consequences to his heart!a year of loving dangerouslyWhere passion rules and nothing is what it seems....

Murdock's Last Stand (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Murdock's Last Stand (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

A MAN OF HONORAnd honor was the only reason well-muscled former mercenary Aloysius Murdock agreed to be Catherine Price's bodyguard. For Murdock owed Catherine's father his life. But once Murdock laid eyes on his best friend's beautiful daughter, he realized he would do anything for her....A WOMAN IN LOVECatherine knew better than to succumb to the passion Murdock clearly offered, for she believed in love-and Murdock had given up on love long ago. Still, something in his heated gaze made her believe that the battle-worn bachelor needed her. Maybe just as much as she needed him….

Navajo's Woman (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Navajo's Woman (Mills & Boon Vintage Intrigue)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

He was the hot-blooded cop who once stole her heart- right before he turned in his fellow cop: her own father! Now Navajo Joe Ornelas was back, playing the "e; good guy"e; once more. And- sweet mercy save her!- Andi Stephens was powerless to deny the passion that still beat within her proud heart....She was the only woman he' d ever loved. The only one who' d mattered when his duty had torn their tender union apart. And now that Andi needed him, this powerful protector was determined to do all he could. For this time, Joe wouldn' t walk away without his honor- or his woman!

In the Arms of a Hero (Mills & Boon M&B)

In the Arms of a Hero (Mills & Boon M&B)

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2014

Idealistic and rebellious Victoria Fortune defied her legacy in favor of a nursing assignment on the tiny island nation of Santo Bonisto. When the nation erupts in rebellion, mercenary Quinn McCoy is hired to get Victoria safely back to Texas.It's a dangerous adventure that nearly costs both Victoria and Quinn their lives. The few days they spend trapped together become a lifetime, and passion becomes a lifeline.But things change when they get back to the real world. Quinn, a loner and a tough guy, is convinced he has no place in the privileged world of the Texas Fortunes. He walks away, leaving a heartbroken Victoria with no choice but to live up to the name of her strong, proud family. She vows to go after the man she loves...because nothing stands between a Fortune and her heart.

I'll Be Watching You

I'll Be Watching You

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 09/01/2014

"e;Not for the faint of heart! Shocking and terrifying, it will chill you to the bone."e; Tess GerritsenPerfect for fans of Karen Rose and Karin Slaughter, this is an atmospheric and nerve-jangling crime thriller. Lovers of CSI, this one is for you. Ella, sweet Ella, I dream of you at night and wake in a cold sweat. You were meant to be mine. You can't even begin to imagine all the things I want to do to you. When the time is right, I will come for you. And that is only the beginning of my revenge... When Ella Porter opens the mysterious letter, a mix of fear and desire spreads through her. She's always been the quiet, ladylike good girl, not the sort to inspire a stalker. The letters are a reminder of another time and a shocking secret. Someone is watching Ella. Wanting her. Promising to do things to her: tempting things...terrifying things. Desperate to protect her family Ella will do anything to discover the truth. Even if it means joining forces with the one man who could be her greatest threat - a twisted killer watching every move she makes....

Beverly Barton 3 Book Bundle

Beverly Barton 3 Book Bundle

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 09/05/2013

Three chilling page-turners from best-selling author Beverly Barton.In Close Enough to Kill a psychopath is on the loose. Dubbed "e; The Secret Admirer"e; he woos his victims with love letters and gifts before murdering them. Can Sheriff Bernie Granger stop him before more women are killed?A brutal serial killer is on the lose in The Dying Game. Each victim is a former beauty queen, a single rose placed next to their mutilated bodies. Detective Linda McAllister must stop him as the body count is rising and nobody is safe ...In The Murder Game a terrifying game is being played. He is the hunter. They are the prey. He gives them a chance to escape but eventually he captures them and then the game gets deadly. Whether you run or whether you hide he'll find you. And then he'll kill you ...

Killing Beauties

Killing Beauties

Author: Beverly Barton Format: eBook Release Date: 03/12/2012

"e;Spieglein, Spieglein an der Wand, wer ist die schonste Tote im ganzen Land?"e;Die Cousins Cary und Ross spielen ein tdliches Spiel. Um sich einen Kick zu verpassen, ermorden sie ehemalige Schnheitskniginnen. Die kaltbltigen Mrder arbeiten nicht gemeinsam, sondern um die Wette: Eine rothaarige Schnheit bringt zwanzig Punkte, eine brnette nur zehn. Die ambitionierte Polizistin Lindsay McAllister soll in dem Fall ermitteln und verliebt sich dabei Hals ber Kopf in den gutaussehendenAnwalt Judd Walker, dessen Frau einst Opfer dieses tdlichen Spiels wurde. Erst als eine der Frauen das grausame Ritual berlebt, scheint Lindsay endlicheine heie Spur zu haben