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Francis Ray

Francis Ray

Francis Ray (1944-2013) is the New York Times bestselling author of the Grayson novels, the Falcon books, the Taggart Brothers, and Twice the Temptation, among many other books. Her novel Incognito was made into a movie aired on BET. A native Texan, she was a graduate of Texas Woman's University and had a degree in nursing. Besides a writer, she was a school nurse practitioner with the Dallas Independent School District. She lived in Dallas. "Francis Ray is, without a doubt, one of the Queens of Romance." --Romance Review

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Rosie's Curl and Weave

Rosie's Curl and Weave

Rochelle Alers, Donna Hill, Felicia Mason and Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

ROSIE'S CURL AND WEAVE: Four Novellas

STEP INSIDE FOR A DAY OF BEAUTY, LAUGHTER...AND LOVE.

Whether you want a cut, weave or braid; a facial, manicure, or massage; there's always...

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A Dangerous Kiss

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

Bestselling author Francis Ray will have fans cheering for the Grayson family's friends—when two perfectly matched opponents go one-on-one in A Dangerous Kiss.

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All That I Desire

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

New York Times bestselling author Francis Ray turns up the heat in All That I Desire, a sizzling Grayson Friends novel about a woman's life, liberty…and pursuit of passion.

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With Just One Kiss

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

Bestselling author Francis Ray chronicles the lives and loves of the Grayson family and their friends—and friends-of-friends who just might have a change of heart…

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All That I Need

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

In bestselling author Francis Ray's latest Grayson Friends novel All That I Need, two lost souls come together to discover what matters most of all…

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A Seductive Kiss

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

A Seductive Kiss

Francis Ray

Bestselling author Francis Ray celebrates the lifelong bonds between the Grayson family and their friends—with...

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All I Ever Wanted

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

The next installment in the Grayson Friends series from New York Times bestselling author Francis Ray!

Naomi Reese is a divorced mother with a small daughter...

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One Night With You

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

From New York Times bestselling author Franics Ray, One Night With You continues the popular erotic romance Grayson Friends series.

Cougars, brush fires,...

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It Had to Be You

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

New York Times bestselling author Franics Ray continues the popular erotic romance Grayson Friends series with It Had to be You.

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Nobody But You

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

Nobody But You is the second book in the popular erotic romance Grayson Friends series by New York Times bestselling author Francis Ray.

NASCAR star...

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The Way You Love Me

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

A reissue of The Way You Love Me, the first book in the popular erotic romance Grayson Friends series by New York Times bestselling author Francis Ray.

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Going to the Chapel

Going to the Chapel

Rochelle Alers, Gwynne Forster, Donna Hill and Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Rochelle Alers' "Stand-in Bride"
Savannah wedding planner Katherine Langdon agrees to coordinate the "wedding of the season" between a spoiled debutante and her French fiance for one reason--the...

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Della's House of Style

Della's House of Style

Rochelle Alers, Donna Hill, Felicia Mason, Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Specializing In Cuts, Weaves, Manicures, Pedicures. . . and Passion.

Rochelle Alers' Sweet Surrender
Manicurist Maria Parker can't help but notice when...

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Welcome to Leo's

Welcome to Leo's

Rochelle Alers, Donna Hill, Brenda Jackson, Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Welcome to Leo's--Where Anything Can Happen

A proper lady lets loose on Open Mike Night--and opens her heart to a different kind of man...

A Texas RAnger and...

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The Grayson Friends Collection Volume 1

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

The Grayson Friends Collection Volume 1 bundle contains A Seductive Kiss, With Just One Kiss, and A Dangerous Kiss.

Bestselling author Francis Ray celebrates...

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After the Dawn

A Family Affair

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

New York Times bestselling author Francis Ray's third novel in the Family Affair series, featuring long lost siblings who find family, friendship, forgiveness, and love

Samantha...

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All of My Love

Grayson Friends

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Stella McBride realizes that she made a horrible mistake when she divorced her husband Paul to marry another man. Now a free woman, more than anything she wants another chance with the man she truly...

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When Morning Comes

A Family Affair

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

In her unforgettable new novel When Morning Comes, Francis Ray delivers an emotionally powerful tale about the families we build, the choices we make, and how we find love and family along...

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The Wish

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

The Wish--never before released as a standalone novella! Previously published in the anthology Gettin' Merry.

Be careful what you wish for. That's the lesson a fine brother with a...

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Twice the Temptation

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

In this first ever short story collection, New York Times bestselling author Francis Ray takes us on five steamy, sexy adventures. From a timid, dowdy duckling who turns into a confident,...

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Break Every Rule

Taggart/Falcon Series

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Dominique Falcon is a gorgeous model, a wealthy socialite—and a total fool when it comes to love. After falling for a charmer who was after her money, she's decided to set some ground rules for...

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Heart of the Falcon

Taggart/Falcon Series

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Madelyn Taggart has shattered her share of glass ceilings. As a young engineer at a Houston oil company, she's managed to make it in a mostly older, all-male, all-white industry. But her success...

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Only Hers

Taggart/Falcon Series

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

When St. Louis nurse Shannon Johnson inherits a cabin in Texas, she hopes it will be the perfect getaway from her high-pressure job—and her low-energy love life. Unfortunately, the place is a rundown...

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Forever Yours

Taggart/Falcon Series

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Why would a happily divorced, independent businesswoman like Victoria Chandler agree to get married again? It's called desperation. To keep her lingerie boutiques from going bankrupt, Victoria's...

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If You Were My Man

Invincible Women Series

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Nathalyia Fontaine has been the sole proprietor of the restaurant Fontaine since her husband died four years ago. She hasn't dated anyone in all those years, choosing not to open her heart again,...

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And Mistress Makes Three

Invincible Women Series

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

Gina Rawlins is dealing with a cheating husband, a messy divorce, two unhappy children, and a floundering travel business when the very handsome new owner of the local B&B, Max Chaneau, enters her...

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Until There Was You

Grayson Novels

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Paperbacks

All he was looking for was some peace and quiet. Instead, what ex-FBI agent Luke Grayson finds in the secluded cabin in the woods is a gorgeous, smoky-eyed woman…who just happens to be pointing...

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Not Even If You Begged

Invincible Women Series

Francis Ray
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Widow Traci Evans happily sits in on meetings with the lovely ladies of the Invincible Sisterhood solely because they reached out to her first. A loner, Traci feels for the first time she...

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