Author-s-Spotlight-3-12-2024 Author Lorana Hoopes

Author's Spotlight 3/12/2024

Just click the picture to be taken to the book!


My daughter’s first day of school is full of surprises.
Especially when her new teacher turns out to be my high school sweetheart, the one that got away.

When I joined the army sixteen years ago, Harper walked away.
Now I’m back, and my only priorities are rebuilding Hickory Falls and raising my little girl.

Being a single dad doesn’t mean I’m the lonely lumberjack everyone says I am.
But seeing my best friend’s sister for the first time in years has me wanting more.

The hurt of past betrayals feels too great to overcome.
Giving our love a second chance would mean trusting Harper with my heart, and my daughter’s

Do I risk it all for a potential lifetime with the only woman I have ever loved,
or guard our hearts and lose her forever?

He let his guard down for a second. And now it’s going to cost him.

The most wanted terrorist in the world has finally been captured and Elliot Burke is escorting him to an undisclosed location---until their plane is hijacked.

Elliot's mission quickly becomes staying alive until Griffin Force can find him. Landing in Syria, he's faced with a new threat---someone who wants to take over the terrorist organization Elliot has spent years trying to dismantle. In the middle of the most dangerous operation of his life, he meets a mysterious woman named Eden who seems familiar to him somehow. He instinctively trusts her, but soon realizes he shouldn't have. She has her own agenda, one that doesn't include him.

The situation turns deadly, however, and Eden and Elliot must work together to stop a devastating escalation to the war on terror---one that could tip the balance of power in the wrong direction. An unexpected flare of attraction burns bright between them, and battling enemy forces side by side fans the flame, but lives are on the line and sacrifices must be made. Can they both survive what’s ahead?


He’s the hot rockstar every woman wants. She’s the fan selected to play the bride for his publicity stunt wedding. But when the I do’s turn out to be legal, they find themselves dangerously close to crossing forbidden lines.

Lance’s voice fills the holes left in Gwen’s heart by the loss of her family. In her life, family is a death sentence. Her unexpected husband can’t meet the same fate.

She can handle Lance’s smoldering looks, flirty banter, bone melting kisses, and touches that send sparks dancing across her skin, and still come out with her heart intact, right?

Her only option: do NOT fall in love with her husband.

Lance has been scammed by a fangirl before. He won’t make that mistake with Gwen. but she has a way of sneaking into his shattered heart, turning his thoughts upside down, and fighting the temptation to claim her lips that dare to be kissed.

When the Sweethearts Music Festival comes to an end, Lance and Gwen must choose to stay together or return to their lonely lives. Because, really, who falls in love in two weeks?

Back to blog

Leave a comment