Ferndean Press, LLC, is a small, full-service self-publishing company. The company is run completely by Rebecca Barray and Tobi Doyle MacBrayne. The perfect symbiotic relationship, Tobi writes constantly, often more than a thousand words in a single day, while Becca tries frantically to keep up, usually editing, but occasionally designing book covers, websites, and promotional material for Ferndean Press. Becca occasionally writes, also, though she prefers very short fiction, usually less than a few hundred words, to Tobi's novels of fifty thousand words or more.
Uptight actuarial, Kerry Newsome, is stuck with jury duty and finds herself up close and personal with her old high school crush. She’s beginning to wonder if maybe the juror questionnaire is better than eHarmony.
Who knew jury duty could be so rewarding?View Book
A sweet and steamy paranormal with a good-natured Satan and the woman who makes him want to be a better Devil. Bunny’s sold her soul to save her sister, and discovers that Satan’s Hell includes her – in his bed. There’s sex, silliness, some light domination and submission… because… he’s SATAN, duh!View Book
This flirty bit of fluff features a sweet nurse who has all but given up on love and a hunky Seabee, who falls in head over heels, hard, and is just the thing to bring her back to life.View Book
Allie’s sister Em does a total makeover transformation on her, encouraging to leave all her bad Jack-mojo behind and have some fun. Em’s advice leads to the best night of her life and a pregnancy. She thinks she’ll put the baby up for adoption. She’s warned that unless Daniel relinquishes his parental rights, the adoptive parents may lose the child they’ve assumed was there’s for months. When she meets Daniel again, she falls in love and is not sure how to explain that he’s the father.
When she runs into Daniel again, he doesn’t recognize her, but he’s still drawn to her. He pursues her, and finally convinces her to go out on a date. He wants to help her find the father, even says he’ll go with her to tell her parents about the baby. He recognizes Allie is in turmoil, raised by a controlling father, and not sure what she wants anymore. She’s torn between wanting to keep this baby, and the consequences. Disgusted that he may have done that to a woman, he searches for the woman, only to discover it’s Allie.
He wants Allie to be happy, but he can’t lose her now.View Book
Originally titled “Rebound Baby, Too”
Anna Kincaid’s celebrates her divorce by engaging in the best one night stand of her life with an account executive from her work. Although, dating interns is definitely taboo, Jake doesn’t care. He recognizes Anna is something special and he’s ready to risk everything for the chance to know her. Anna doesn’t trust her instincts when it comes to men. After all, her first husband was Prince Charming, right until she was no longer the damsel in distress; then he became controlling and mean. When she realizes she’s pregnant she’s not sure she can trust Jake’s intentions. Would he marry her because it’s the right thing to do? She’s not willing to settle in marriage ever again. Can she trust that it’s more than infatuation? Jake works hard to prove to that he’s serious about their relationship. He knows that she’s his perfect match; she’s brilliant, funny, and beautiful. She is his better half he just needs to convince her to trust herself again.View Book
Laura Phillips is ready for a life do-over. After trying for years to get pregnant she discovers that her husband has been unfaithful. She is ready to start again, somewhere new where people won’t give her those pitying glances and make her feel even worse than she already does. Her plans include moving to Chicago from Palo Alto, a new home, a new job, and why not have a little fun before she goes.
Her best friend Olivia wins backstage passes to a concert and Laura decides she deserves to let loose and go crazy. She meets the lead singer and goes back to his place for what she hopes is one night of great sex. Unfortunately for her, he didn’t get the memo and keeps turning up for more and she just can’t seem to stop herself from falling into bed with him again and again.View Book
Olivia never has good luck, so when she wins concert tickets and back stage passes, she’s reluctant to go. What if she discovers the band is a bunch of jerks? Her best friend, however, is determined to go and have some fun. By fun, she means sex with a hot guy. Olivia agrees, only because her friend Laura needs something to bring her out of her depression after her divorce. What she didn’t count on was meeting Aidan. He looked as out of place as she felt, and when he tries to strike up a conversation with him she strikes him down. Honestly, why would fate be so cruel as to introduce you to your soul mate when you are feeling positively snarky?
Good thing Aidan has a sense of humor.View Book
Matt’s baby sister married Kate’s big brother, and now he’s left with her living in his townhome. She’s beautiful, tiny, and she’s probably ten years younger and definitely too opinionated and stubborn for him.
Kate can’t believe that her new sister-in-law, Liv, was able to tolerate living with the overbearing, over-protective ex-Army major. She can’t stand the fact that she’s already told him her darkest secret. Somehow this beefcake has managed to make her trust again. Not all men, but definitely him.View Book
Nikki would do anything to protect her nephew who she has raised as her own son since he was six months old, including marrying a tall, dark, stranger who seems too good to be true.
Joe can’t believe his luck when he realizes that the woman he has been obsessing over needs his protection. He’s willing to give it, but at a price. He wants her. He wants a chance at a real marriage, not the fake one she suggests and he intends to get what he wants.
This is the third book in the series Love at First Slight. Joe is ex-army and all Alpha male, and one of the owners of City Security. He will do anything to protect Nikki Butler and her son. His greatest concern is that once she realizes how dangerous he can be she might leave him.
He was her brother’s best friend and her first crush.
Lyn thought they were friends, but when her brother died in a car accident, Jason never spoke to her again. Instead, his music career took off and he became a rock god.
Jason blames himself for her brother’s death. He returns home, wanting absolution, and discovers that she never blamed him. She soothes his soul and helps him forgive himself while falling in love.
A childhood friendship becomes the most important relationship in his life. Lyn is the only woman he’s ever been close to, and she still cares for him. Will they risk their friendship for a chance at love?View Book
After moving to San Francisco to escape the aftermath of a violent attack, Sophie Schrader will learn from real estate tycoon William Peterson that she is safe, loved…and perfect.View Book
Emily Hansen had a rough start to life and she isn’t going to let anything get in the way of her future. She doesn’t trust easily and she sure isn’t going to be stupid enough to fall in love. She has a plan to finish college and start a career. She doesn’t ever want to depend or need anyone but herself.
James Whittier is blown away when his cousin Bree introduces him to her college roommate, Emily. She’s shy, quiet, and he immediately feels the need to protect her. He pursues her carefully, knowing that she needs her independence before she can learn that he’s trustworthy. He loves her, he needs her, but will she break down her walls and let him in?