Beyond Valor

A Soldier's Gift, beyond valor, military romance, wounded warriors, second chances, lynne st. jamesA Soldier’s Gift (Book #1)

Will this wounded hero finally find love?

Lieutenant Thomas “Mac” MacDonald pulls three of his unit’s soldiers from their burning Humvee when a roadside bomb explodes in Afghanistan. During the rescue he sustains a severe head injury that leaves him believing he’s dying—until he wakes up stateside alive but blind.

Beth’s life changed forever with one phone call. An accident leaves her ex-husband and daughter fighting for their lives. Putting her life on hold, she spends most of her time in the hospital with her daughter, praying she’ll pull through while her ex’s condition goes downhill, forcing her to make one of the hardest decisions of her life.
Meeting Beth while volunteering at the hospital after his discharge, Mac is instantly attracted to her. As he struggles to come to grips with what life has dealt him, he finds his thoughts continuously turning to a woman he barely knows.

Despite all odds, these two wounded hearts begin to find a love they both need and deserve. But when Mac’s secret comes to light will Beth be blinded by the past or embrace her destiny in Mac’s arms?

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A Soldier's Forever, beyond valor, lynne st. james, romance, second changesA Soldier’s Forever (Book #2)

Chloe loves Logan with all her heart but when she learns she’s pregnant with their third child and about to spend their tenth anniversary alone it’s not exactly the celebration she’d hoped to have. But as a military spouse with her husband on a deployment she’d make the best of it.

Between dust storms and unseen enemies, Logan has been reconsidering his life choices. When he’s offered an opportunity to go stateside for an assignment, he jumps at the chance. With the help of his best friend, Alex, he plans a romantic weekend on Sanibel Island.

When Logan surprises Chloe with a romantic trip it’s like a dream come true. But instead of being able to enjoy their time together, she’s worried about his reaction when he finds out she’s pregnant. Being the primary parent while he’s in constant danger thousands of miles away is getting old. But will he be willing to give up his military career for his family?

Between seashells and sunsets, will their love be able to ride out the storm to find their forever?

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A Soldier's Triumph, beyond valor, second chances, wounded warriors, romantic suspense, lynne st. jamesA Soldier’s Triumph (Book #3)

He might be broken, but he’d do anything to protect his wife!

Wounded in action, Alex Barrett is stuck in a wheelchair. But it won’t stop him from protecting the love of his life. Come hell or high water, he’d find a way to keep Lily safe.

Devastated at how close she came to losing her husband, Lily Barrett will do anything to protect him–even if it means not telling him when her life is in danger.

Alex hopes to keep Lily safe with the help of his service dog, Hunter, and some old teammates who run the Eagle Security & Protection Agency. Will these ex-military men be able to help Alex save his wife before it’s too late?

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A Soldier's Protection, beyond valor, romantic suspense, second chances, military romance, lynne st. jamesA Soldier’s Protection (Book #4) 

He lost her once. Now he has a second chance. All he has to do is keep her alive.

Ex-SEAL Chase “Frost” Brennan was sure he’d never again see the only woman he’d ever loved. Faith Murdock was the civilian psychologist who’d brought him back to life three years ago, and now she was a seductive, alluring, burlesque dancer who’d hypnotized him. She had a story to tell, but before he could ask, all hell broke loose at the club.

Faith started dancing for release but when her fan mail turned threatening, it terrified her. When Chase showed up her relief was staggering. He was the one man she trusted with her life. She’d never gotten over the pain of having to push him away for his own good, even though it broke her heart.

Faith wasn’t the same woman he’d known, and Chase wanted to know why. He was determined to break down the barriers to her heart, but first he had to catch a killer and it quickly became clear he was no ordinary stalker. Even with the help of his ESP team and his best friend, Chase would have to put his life on the line for his woman. But he was willing to do anything to give Faith the happily ever after she deserved.

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A Soldier's Pledge, beyond valor, romantic suspense, lynne st. james, second chances, military romanceA Soldier’s Pledge (Book #5)

He’d do anything to keep her safe.

Ethan Price thought a job as a small-town police detective in Willow Haven would be easy after five years as a pilot in the Air Force. Then a rash of break-ins put the entire department on alert and the woman he loves at risk.

Too stubborn for her own good.

Anna Taggart is smart, stubborn, independent, and doesn’t think she needs anyone. Having her heart broken before, she refuses to give in to her feelings for Ethan no matter how hard he pursues her.

Can he get through to her before it’s too late?

When the clues lead to someone close to Anna, Ethan has his work cut out for him. With help from his partner, Steele, and the team at Eagle Security & Protection he is determined to solve the case and keep Anna safe. But will Ethan be able to convince Anna that life is too short not to give in to love?

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A Soldier's Destiny, beyond valor, second chances, military romance, romantic suspense, lynne st. jamesA Soldier’s Destiny (Book #6) 

Delta Force Team member, Jasper “Raptor” Ramsey was in the wrong place at the right time when he pulled an injured woman from the carnage after a terrorist attack in Paris. But before he could find out her name, his unit was activated and he had to leave without knowing her fate.

After terrorists ripped her world apart, Aurora “Rori” Prince abandoned her life in Paris and returned home to Willow Haven, Florida. She tried to put the past behind her, but someone doesn’t want her to let it die. When she and a very pregnant Lily Barrett barely escaped injury in the latest attempt against her, she finally admitted needed help. Turning to Chase from ESP, he assigned one of his best to be her protection.

When Jasper gets his new assignment, the last person he expects is the woman he’d given up hope that he’d ever find. Now he has a second chance, but can he keep her safe and earn her love?

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A Soldier’s Temptation (Book #7)

Navy SEAL John “Riot” Dillon was severely wounded and lost most of his team. But now he’s been cleared hot and assigned to Charlie Team. After finally getting his life back on track, falling for his feisty neighbor, Ariana, is not part of the plan. But his inner-hero can’t resist protecting the beautiful damsel in distress, even if she swears she doesn’t need it.

After Ariana Nelson’s ex-boyfriend is arrested for stealing information for the Chinese Ministry of State, her life is turned upside down. Even in protective custody, threats against her escalate as the trial date for her ex approaches. Isolated and afraid, her sexy neighbor might be her only savior.

When the FBI drops the ball, John vows to keep Ariana safe despite her recklessness. As the danger grows, their attraction burns red hot. Will they take a chance on love before time runs out?

A Soldier’s Temptation was originally published in Susan Stoker’s Kindle World as Protecting Ariana. I’ve added four chapters, new characters, and major storyline changes to this version.

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A Soldier's Homecoming, beyond valor, second chances, military romance, romantic suspense, wounded warriors, lynne st. jamesA Soldier’s Homecoming (Book #8) (TBA)