Leanne Wilson's life has gotten a bit complicated since learning she is indebted to one of New York City's most infamous crime families. Not only is she obligated to repay her late father's gambling debt, Leanne has also been responsible for raising her younger sister since his suicide. Things have been difficult for the two young women, but they've always had each other. Now Leanne is up against the impossible, time is running out and she has nowhere to turn.
"A decent short story romance"
Ruby is a dark-skinned beauty working the lower town of the city as a tavern maid. She dreams of the fast life on the seven seas, of romance and gold and all the treasure she can find. She refuses to die by disease like the rest of the world. It's then that Ruby encounters the captain of a famous pirate crew and she embarks on her new journey across the world. Driven by a passion for treasure and a longing for the captain Ruby finds herself in grave danger amidst the ocean.
"Romance Novels for Women"