The DeRidder Branch of the Beauregard Parish Library is now open Monday through Wednesday and Friday between 9:00 AM and 5:30 PM, Thursday between 9:00 AM and 7:30 PM and Saturday 9:00 AM and 1:00 PM. Details of our Phase 3 operations can be seen here. We are working on hurricane clean-up and remediation to return service to our rural locations as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.
With the cold weather we have had the last few days, think how nice it would be to relax in your cozy, warm chair with a sizzling romance novel from the library. Here are a few of our latest titles.
His Very Convenient Bride by Sophie Pembroke. Helena Morrison hopes that by marrying handsome tycoon Flynn Ashton she can unite their two families and redeem herself in her father’s eyes. It doesn’t hurt that she has also had a crush on him since childhood. After a perfect Tuscan honeymoon, it seems that their paper marriage is turning into something else as an unexpected heat flares between them. Could this marriage of convenience turn into a chance for true happiness?
Unleashed by Rachel Lacey. Cara Medlen rescues dogs. She has one rule: Don’t get attached. This has served her well with the many dogs she has fostered, but it is not working so well with her gorgeous neighbor. Matt Dumont is a private investigator who realizes that Cara is everything he wants in a woman. But the timing is all wrong. He is about to move away and just can’t start a relationship now. But as their attraction grows, they will have to make a decision whether to forget the consequences and get together, or forget each other and try to let go.
The Man to Be Reckoned With by Tara Pammi. Riya has always lived in the shadow of Nathaniel Ramirez, her adoptive father’s son. She is determined to put the past behind her and lures Nathaniel home with the promise of his family’s estate. Nathaniel is furious that he is forced to face his past, but can’t resist the bait. He also sees the attraction that Riya has for him burning in her eyes. He will use every trick he can to claim his heritage and win the beautiful woman.