Every one of Susan Mallery books tells us a wonderful story, often about starting over, the power of friendships and family. And of course, finding love. Mallery always writes a beautiful novel that will take you on an emotional rollercoaster – you’ll laugh, you’ll cry and you’ll be inspired. So, basically, you need to read them! Check out all of Susan Mallery’s standalones and series now!
Susan Mallery Books – Standalones
There’s Always Plan B
Carly Spencer is almost 40, but her life hasn’t exactly gone as planned. Weeks away from her big birthday, she finds herself on the brink of divorce and she’s heading back to her home town with her teenage daughter, Tiffany. Now that life has thrown her a curve ball, she decides to help her mother run their B&B. Which brings a new man into her life.
-Single mom seeks billionaire’s pocketbook to fund dying son’s research cure. Will seduce if necessary. Blackmail is not out of the question. Miracles welcome.
-Cynical billionaire seeks working mom with a heart of gold for PR campaign to improve his standing in the community. Must be willing to attend social events. Anyone looking for love need not apply.
It seemed like the perfect match…until the unthinkable happened.
LA accountant Megan Greene has a successful jon, a handsome cardiologist fiancé, and a doting father. Surely they make up for her estranged sister and hypochondriac mother. But then Megan’s life falls spectacularly apart. It turns out that neither her father not her fiancé were the men she thought they were. And then Travis – the high school boyfriend who never quite left her heart – reappears.
The Best Of Friends
In high school, studious Jayne Scott and wild child Rebecca Worden become unlikely best friends – a tie that endured even after Rebecca fled her family to live overseas. After Jayne’s mother passed away, she became part unpaid assistant, part surrogate daughter to the wealthy Wardens. But now ten years later, Rebecca is coming home to LA to cause havoc for the mother who all but rejected her. And Jayne finds herself pulled deeper into the Wordens’ complicated family dynamics – especially when Rebecca’s brother returns.
According to family legend, Chloe Wright is destined to dream of her future groom on her twenty-fifth birthday. Chloe doesn’t believe in fate. Until her path crosses with a handsome stranger. Arizona Smith is everything she ever wanted in a man, but she’s not about to fall in love.
Cassie Bradley Wright know that the fantasy of being swept off her feet by her boss is just that – a fantasy. After all, Ryan Lawford is way out of her league. And business and balance sheets are his whole world. But little does Cassie know that her sweet ways are changing his mind.
The Christmas Wedding Ring
In her youth, Molly Anderson couldn’t help crushing on gorgeous bad boy Dylan Black – even though he only had eyes for her sister. When things didn’t work out between them, he said goodbye to Molly as well, vowing they’d have a great adventure when she grew up. Now that she’s got dumped by her fiancé just before Christmas, she’s finally ready to take Dylan up on his promise.
The Secrets Of The Tulip Sisters
Kelly Murphy’s life as a tulip farmer is pretty routine – up at dawn, off to work, lather, rinse, repeat. But everything changes one sun-washed summer with two dramatic homecomings: Griffith Burnett who’s set his sights on Kelly and Olivia, her beautiful, wayward and unwelcome sister. Tempted by Griffith, annoyed by Olivia, Kelly is overwhelmed by the secrets that were so easy to keep when she was alone.
When We Found Home
Life is meant to be savored, but that’s not easy with no family, limited prospects and a past you’d rather not talk about. Callie Smith doesn’t know how to feel when she has a brother and sister – Malcolm and Keira. Despite her trepidation, she moves into the grand family home with her new-found family. But starting things over can be messy.
Finola, a popular LA morning show host, is famously upbeat until she’s blindsided on live television by the news that her husband is sleeping with a young pop sensation. Zennie has no attachments to worry about, so it’s a no-brainer for her to be the surrogate for her best friend, but everyone thinks she made a huge mistake. Ali is used to being overlooked, but when her fiancé sends his disapproving brother to call of the wedding, it’s a new low – and yet, Daniel keeps showing up ‘for support’. These three sisters will start over and rebuild their lives.
The Summer of Sunshine and Margot
As an etiquette coach, Margot teaches her clients to fit in. But she’s never faced a client like Bianca, an aging movie star who gained fame and notoriety through a campaign of shock and awe. Schooling Bianca requires intensive lessons and Margot is forced to move into the mansion owned by Bianca’s intensely private son.
Sunshine has always been the good-time sister, but this time she’ll finish college, dedicate herself to her job, and she will not fall for the wrong guy again. Especially not the tempting single dad who is also her boss.
The Friendship List
Single mom Ellen Fox couldn’t be more content – until she overhears her son saying he can’t go to his dream college because she needs him too much. If she wants him to live his best life, she has to convince him she’s living hers. So Unity Leandre, her best friend since forever, creates a list of challenges to push Ellen out of her comfort zone. Unity will also complete the list, which includes ‘wear three-inch heels’ and ‘have sex with a gorgeous guy’.
The Vineyard at Painted Moon
Mackenzie Dienes seems to have it all – a beautiful home, close friends and a successful career as an elite winemaker with the family winery. There’s just one problem – it’s not her family, it’s her husband’s. In fact, everything in her life is tied to him – his mother is the closest thing to a mom she’s ever had, his sister is her best friend and their home is on the family compound. So when she and her husband admit their marriage is over, Mackenzie is on the brink of losing everything.
After nearly a decade as a sous chef in a trendy eatery, Jenna is desperate for a change. She’s supported her ex-husband’s dreams for so long that she can’t even remember her own. Until she sees a for-lease sign near her parents’ home and envisions her very own cooking store.
Before Summer Ends
Nissa Lang knows Desmond Stilling is out of her league. He’s a CEO, she’s a teacher. He’s gorgeous, she’s not… So when her house-sitting gig falls through and Desmond offers her a place to stay for the summer, she vows not to reveal how she’s felt about him since their first and only kiss. But as her laughter breathes life into his lonely mansion, Desmond is not sure how long he’ll be able to resist her.
Once upon a time, when her dad married Sage’s mom, Daisy was thrilled to get a bright and shiny new sister. But Sage was beautiful and popular, everything Daisy was not, and she made sure that Daisy knew it. Sage didn’t have Daisy’s smarts – she had to go back a grade to enroll in the fancy rich-kid school. So she used her popularity as a weapon. After the divorce, the stepsisters’ rivalry continued until the final straw: Daisy married Sage’s first love and Sage fled to California.
The Christmas Wedding Guest
The Somerville sisters believe in love, but they’ve lost faith it will happen for them. Reggie hasn’t been home since the end of the world’s shortest engagement. When her parents decide to renew their vows, she buffs up her twinkle to help with the Christmas wedding. Unexpectedly, her first love Toby is back too and the spark between them shines as brightly as ever.
Done waiting for the one, Dena is pregnant and on her own – on purpose. But then a gorgeous, sad-eyed songwriter checks in to a room at her inn. Micah has been unable to write since he lost his wife, but he finds inspiration in Dena’s determination to be a mom. One snowflake-speckled kiss and he’s a goner. But Dena is afraid to believe that a rock star could ever fall for someone like her.
The Summer Getaway
With her divorce settlement about to run out and a mortgage she can’t afford, Robyn Caldwell needs a plan for her future. She nurtured her family and neglected herself. But how’s she supposed to think when he daughter has become the most demanding bride ever, her son won’t even consider college, her best friend is on the brink of martial disaster and her ex is making a monumentally bad decision that could bring everything crashing down on Robyn’s head? So when her great-aunt Lillian invites her to Santa Barbara for the summer, Robyn hops on the first plane. But it’s hard to run away when you’re the heart of the family.
Susan Mallery Books – Series
Elizabeth Abbot is new to town and she’s finally getting a fresh start. She’s endured enough heartbreak at the hands of her deceitful ex-husband and is determined to provide a happy life for her daughter. That’s exactly why she should stay away from Travis Haynes, the sheriff of Glenwood, with his trademark Stetson and sexy smile. With all of her broken heart, Elizabeth longs to trust the legendary lawman.
Elizabeth isn’t the only woman in Glenwood finding love – follow Elizabeth, Rebecca Chambers, Sandy Walker and more as they meet their match in Hometown Heartbreakers.
Marcelli Sisters of Pleasure Road
Meet the Marcelli family in a wonderful series that’s warm, witty, and stunningly sensual.
For the Marcelli sisters of California wine country, the season is ripe for romance! Party planner extraordinaire, Katie falls for Zach – the handsome, arrogant attorney. Francesca has decided to pursue her educational passions—and a risky romance with playboy CEO Sam Reese. Brenna wants to take over the family winery, but has to borrow from her rival—and ex boyfriend!—to do so. Their brother, former Navy SEAL Joe, has been tasked with protecting the commander in chief’s daughter Darcy Jensen. A smart, independent woman with a gorgeous four-year-old son, Mia lost her one true love – or so she thought, it turns out that his death had been staged and he is really Rafael, Prince of Calandria.
The last thing Devlin Hunter expects is to find himself in a marriage of convenience. But he just wants to do the right thing for Noelle Hunter, a young woman who has just lost everything at the worst possible time. Rachel Harper is nervous about telling her one-night stand, Carter Brockett, her big news. The thing is, she feels strangely safe with him—worse, she even kind of likes him. But his rakish reputation leaves much to be desired. Twelve years ago, Chrissy Phillips gave up a baby boy for adoption, but she’s never gotten over it. Now, invited to be part of Brandon’s life by his adopted family, Chrissy finds herself falling for his adoptive father, Josh Daniels, a handsome widower.
The Baker Sisters Anthology
Together in one anthology comes three fan-favorite tales of sisterhood, love, and fresh starts. Sweet Talk, Sweet Spot and Sweet Trouble follows three sisters Claire, Nicole and Jesse as they face their respective demons and search to find love and happiness.
Mischief Bay Collection Volume 1: An Anthology
Fall in love with Mischief Bay in these heartwarming tales of friendship and sisterhood. In Book 1, The Girls of Mischief Bay, three friends find that through romance and heartbreak, laughter and tears, these women will discover that life is richer with friends at your side. With Book 2, The Friends We Keep, Gabby, Hayley and Nicole will rely on good food, good wine and especially each other to navigate life’s toughest changes. And with Book 3, A Million Little Things Zoe and Jen find thier friendship tested when their lives take different paths, can they find a way to pull back together?
Jill Strathern left town for the big city and never looked back—until she returned home years later to run a small law practice. It turns out her childhood crush, Mac Kendrick, a burned-out LAPD cop, has also come back to sleepy Los Lobos. Even though Mac rejected her back in high school, Jill can’t deny the attraction she still feels for him. First comes love, then comes marriage… At least, that was Gracie’s plan at the ripe old age of fourteen, when she loved eighteen-year-old heartthrob Riley with a desperation that made her a town legend. Even now that she’s all grown up, the locals in sleepy Los Lobos won’t let her forget her youthful crush. And finally, with joy, love and a little trepidation, Courtney, Sienna and Rachel invite you to the most emotional wedding of the year… their mother’s
On Blackberry Island, friendship, love and forgiveness are as constant as the ocean waves, if only you can make room in your heart for hope.
Michelle Sanderson may appear to be a strong, independent woman, but on the inside, she’s still the wounded girl who fled home years ago. A young army vet, Michelle returns to the quaint Blackberry Island Inn to claim her inheritance and recover from the perils of war. Instead, she finds the owner’s suite occupied by the last person she wants to see, Carly Williams – her ex-best friend. But they are not the only inhabitants on Blackberry Island whose story you’ll want to follow.
Welcome to Fool’s Gold, California, a charming community in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada. There’s lots to do and plenty of people to meet, especially women. Because there’s just one tiny problem in Fool’s Gold: the men don’t seem to stick around. Maybe it’s the lure of big-city life, or maybe it’s plain old bad luck, but regardless of the reason, the problem has to be fixed, fast.