WorldCat Identities

Mills, Anita

Works: 48 works in 113 publications in 6 languages and 1,337 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3563.I43, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Anita Mills
Secret nights by Anita Mills( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her wealthy merchant father is accused of murder, Elise Rand goes to the only person she knows who can help: Patrick Hamilton, Regency London's most brilliant trial lawyer. But no amount of cash will convince Patrick to take on what appears to be a doomed case. So Elise is forced to put her reputation, her sanity, and her heart on the line when she offers a very different method of payment for his legal services: herself. But what neither of them could have ever expected are the true feelings that bubble up after a few stolen kisses
Autumn rain by Anita Mills( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elinor Ashford is torn between two men--Kingsley, her cold, calculating husband and the Earl of Longford, who longs to conquer her, but who may ultimately fall prey to his own desire
The duke's double by Anita Mills( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and German and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do you rebuild your life when your one true love is the one who ruins it? Joanna Sherwood, the Countess of Carew, has always been wildly in love with Adrian Delacourt, the darkly handsome and devastatingly charming Duke of Roxbury. When they wed, it was her dream come true - a dream that quickly turned to a nightmare as her husband accused her of infidelity and sullied her good name in Regency society. It was only a desperate flight to Italy with her husband's best friend at her side and his promise to rescue her through a new marriage that saved her sanity. Years later, after being left a widow, Joanna returns to the only other home she has ever known in England, only to find that nothing has changed. Her name and reputation are burdened by scandal, while her heart is burdened with the passion of an impossible love for her ex. Will her redemption be her saving grace, or her undoing?
Comanche rose by Anita Mills( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sequel to COMANCHE MOON, a devastating loss drives a woman to seek revenge. But she never expected to find love along the way. After a Comanche war party kills her husband and infant son and steals her young daughter, Annie Bryce has nothing left to live for. Held captive herself by a brutal warrior, merely surviving every day is the only act of defiance she can muster. Haunted by guilt for not preventing the Comanche attack on the Bryce family, Texas Ranger Hap Walker is surprised when he stumbles across the captive Annie three years later. Hardly recognizing the beaten down woman at first, he eventually brings her back to the "civilized" world, where she's met with scorn and gossip by the townsfolk suspicious of her survival. Free of her bonds, Annie finds a new reason to live with the realization her daughter is still missing but alive. Hap agrees to accompany her through treacherous Indian Territory, hopeful to be a part of the new life Annie struggles to build. In a time and place of savagey and splendor, a saga of passion and courage comes flaming to life
Dangerous by Anita Mills( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and Russian and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lady in danger. Verena Howard's mother taught her some very good lessons, including never to fall for a darkly handsome man with something to hide. Now on a journey alone across the Texas frontier, Verena has had more than one run-in with ruffians intent on more than just her cash. Before she could get in over her head with the last run-in, a smooth-talking, darkly handsome gambler stepped in to come to her rescue, immediately putting Verena at risk of not listening to her mother's advice. A man on the run. When Matthew Morgan first lays eyes on pretty Verena Howard, he instantly realizes the lonely and vulnerable woman will be the perfect cover as he flees the hangman. Originally planning on a partnership of convenience, his heart apparently has other plans as he and Verena grow closer. Risking everything might just be worth it in order to keep Verena in his life ... for however long that lasts
Falling stars by Anita Mills( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Married to foreign count Alexei Volsky, Kate Winstead journeys to her new husband's estate in Russia and discovers that the family is harboring a deep, dark secret
Comanche moon by Anita Mills( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can a rough Texas Ranger overcome a woman's hardened heart? Amanda Ross returns from her Boston finishing school to claim the Texas ranch her parents died fighting to protect. Determined to protect the sprawling ranch that has been in her family for generations, Amanda hates the Comanche people for taking away her only family. Clay McAlester may be a Texas Ranger, but he identifies most strongly with the Comanche people that raised him. A proud man raised by a proud people, he has little sympathy for a woman filled with nothing but hate. But when Amanda's fiancě abandons her in her hour of need, it is McAlester and a nearby Comanche camp that comes to her aid. Will Amanda learn forgiveness in the arms of this fierce and fearless man, or will her anger consume her?
Fire and steel by Anita Mills( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to wed the daring Norman lord Guy of Rivaux, proud and beautiful young Catherine de Brione vowed never to give him her heart. Catherine was sure she loved dashing Brian FitzHenry, who had held her in thrall since childhood. But she had no inkling of the fire her bridegroom could rouse within her. As the turmoil of intrigue and battle, danger and deception erupt around her in 11th century Normandy, Catherine finds that the daring and passionate man she was so eager to leave is now the man she can't bear to lose
Bittersweet by Anita Mills( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Desperate Woman. Everything changed for Laura Taylor when the South lost the Civil War. The Yankees' arrival in South Carolina drove Laura and her soldier husband, Jesse, westward to seek a new beginning. But Laura's hopes crumble when Jesse dies, and she finds herself pregnant and alone in a wild railroad camp with winter coming in fast. The only one she can turn to is Dr. Spencer Hardin. A Vengeful Man. Spencer returned from the war to discover his wife had run off with another man, taking his young son with them. Vowing to get his child back, he started the long journey to San Francisco, and not even the revelation of his wife's death could stop his vengeful journey. But when a blizzard rages, Spencer finds himself stranded, fighting for the lives of Laura Taylor and her baby, and the first steps on the path to redemption
The fire and the fury by Anita Mills( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in Chinese and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amid the flames of royal revolt, their hearts burned with a fierce, wild love. Elizabeth of Riveaux is the most beautiful and defiant, nobel woman in all of Britain. After a disasterous first marriage left her with a secret shame, she refuses to accept any man. As royal factions war for England's throne, she and her knights-in-arms go to Harlowe, the border castle that is her birthright. But out of the mists comes an ambush and a dark, handsome, broadsword-wielding Scottish lord who saves her life. Giles of Moray is immediately taken by the raven-haired, emerald-eyed beauty at his mercy, and as unbidden passion envelops them, Giles pledges his freedom and fiefdom to win Elizabeth's heart. All he demands in return is for the forcefully independent Elizabeth to surrender, completely, to the power of their love
Lady of Fire by Anita Mills( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 11th century Normany, a passionate story of romance, chivalry, and forbidden love. Beautiful Eleanor of Nantes is pursued by many great noblemen, including the evil Robert of Belesme and charming Prince Henry, son of William the Conqueror. But it is the dashing Roger FitzGilbert, born a bastard with no title to his name, who sweeps her off her feet. Their love may be forbidden, but their passion is undeniable
Hearts of fire by Anita Mills( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilliane de Lacey's pride is as fiery as her hair. In the face of a command from the King of England himself, she refused to wed a lord she despises. The one man she does want, Richard of Rivaux, is honor-bound to wed another, even though his passion for her has become a burning need. Defying death to rescue Gilliane from the royal wrath, Richard draws his love into the perilous swirl of conflict between England and Normandy. Against this dramatic backdrop, Gilliane and Richard know that nothing will ever stop them from risking it all for love, and giving all to desire
Winter roses by Anita Mills( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabella of Byrum's stunning beauty is her blessing and her curse. It drew the brutal Elias of Woolford to make an irresistable offer for her hand in marriage, and it fueled the jealous rage that made Elias break that bond - leaving Arabella with an infant Elias refuses to acknowledge as his, and a shattered reputation. Despite the slanderous rumors about Arabella, William of Blackleith wants her when no other lord will. In his arms, Arabella discovers what the true power of love is, and can only hope that power will keep her safe as she searches a shadowy labyrinth of evil intrigue for the way to clear her name
Scandal bound by Anita Mills( )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Finnish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellen Marling lives in terror of her wedding night to the beastly Baron Basil Brockhaven. Forced into the marriage by her father, a leap in the dark from the bedroom window seems more appealing than spending even one night with the loathsome lord. Until she discovers that her leap delivered her straight into the hands of the notorious Marquess of Trent, as handsome as he is hedonistic. Ellen has traded a monstrous husband for a masterly rake, and now faces the prospect of the greatest danger of all: falling in love
Devil's match by Anita Mills( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrick Danvers, the Viscount Westover, was known by another name among the people of society: Devil Danvers. No young lady dared to be seen in public with this man whose startling good looks were overshadowed by his scandalous escapades. Caroline Ashley was a very respectable young lady, but with no one to protect her and no money to call her own. How could she resist Devil Danvers' offer to be the wife he needed to win a wager and claim a fortune that hung on his producing an heir? And so the battle begins between the dazzling lord who has every means to make a young lady say yes to his every desire, and the young lady determined not to surrender her pride, no matter the cost
Follow the heart by Anita Mills( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left destitute after the death of her father, Sarah Spender can barely believe the good fortune that brings the handsome Captain Adam Hastings into her life. When Adam is sent overseas to tame the American Wilderness, even the distance between them cannot tame Sarah's love for him. They are bound together for better, for worse, and forever
The rogue's return by Anita Mills( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kidnapped by her callous cousin, Quentin Fordyce, beautiful Anne Morland has to fight off his amorous assault with all of her strength to avoid being stripped of her virtue and forced into a sham of a marriage. But when rescue comes in the form of Dominick Deveraux, Anne isn't sure that she's better off. As notorious for his skills with a sword as he is for his skills with the ladies, Anne fears Dominick has no more noble intentions for her than Quentin did. But the handsome rake's attraction is almost impossible to resist
Newmarket match by Anita Mills( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy country miss, Harriet Rowe is sure she has little to offer her step-cousin, the dashing Lord Richard Stanton. The most handsome gentleman in London, he can have whatever he wants - except for a racehorse that's just out of his monetary reach. Eager to stay close to the man who has won her heart, even if he doesn't know it, Harriet offers to lend Richard the money for the racehorse, making them partners on the racecourse. But if Harriet wants to be a partner with Richard for life, she will have to remove her blinders and join the wild race for romance, with Richard as her prize
Duel of hearts by Anita Mills( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of an uncommonly rich commoner, Leah Cole is sure that the combination of her father's vast wealth and her own stunning beauty will snare the Viscount Lyndon. But even though the handsome nobleman is a notorious rake, having Leah's hand and her money isn't enough - he wants her heart as well, and sets out to prove it with all his seductive skills
Miss Gordon's mistake by Anita Mills( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and Chinese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Lord Haverville forced Miss Kitty Gordon's dearest friend into a loveless marriage, she set her sights on the beastly Baron for revenge. Isolating his wife in rural solitude, Haverville continues to savor all the delights the city has to offer. Determined to force Haverville to give her friend back her freedom, Kitty hatches a plot to kidnap the Baron at gunpoint. But to her surprise, getting her hands on the handsome brute was actually the easy part - it's the temptation held in his arms that she never planned for
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