Analysing representation in romantic fiction: Materials

Reunited by their Secret Son by Louisa George

It started with one night…

Will it end with them becoming a family?

Sophie can never forget her sizzling encounter with gorgeous stranger Finn. How can she, when her beloved little boy’s a daily reminder? And she can’t forgive Finn for disappearing without a trace afterwards. But she’s shocked to come face-to-face with him at her son’s physio appointment, and sees how much he’s changed… Could this be their chance to finally become a family?

Resisting the Single Dad by Scarlet Wilson

A doctor looking to cure his son…

Does his own heart need fixing, too?

Dr Gene Du Bois arrives at Geneva airport with more baggage than Cordelia Greenway expected – his adorable young son!

She usually avoids reminders of the family she’ll never have, but there’s no escaping this devoted dad when they’re working and living together. Gene’s sexy Texas drawl soon weakens her defences, leaving Cordelia wondering – could this little family be her future after all?

A Husband's Watch by Karen Templeton

There weren't many things a man felt he could count on, but Darryl Andrews had always been sure of his place in the world, with his wife, Faith, by his side. They'd been just kids themselves when they married, but now, five children later, he thought they'd seen it all.

And then the tornado hit. They were grateful to have survived. Still, things didn't seem right. Could their rock-solid marriage actually be faltering? Suddenly Darryl was sure of only one thing: He had to fight for Faith's love.

The Viscount's Secret by Dorothy Elbury

Edward Latimer, Viscount Templeton, is in search of a woman who will love him for himself and not merely for his title and trappings. Leaving London and the rigid rules of the Town, he heads for the country, simply attired and posing as plain Mr. Latimer. On meeting Miss Georgina Cunningham, he knows he's found everything he admires in a woman: she's beautiful, kind and honest.

But Georgina is facing financial ruin. Latimer knows that he's the only man who can save her, but she's fallen in love with a simple, free man — not a viscount who must ultimately retake his place in a society Georgina despises...

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