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Hoshiai, Misao

Overview
Works: 72 works in 90 publications in 1 language and 267 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Romance comic books, strips, etc  Young adult works  Comics (Graphic works)  Romance comics 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PR6073.A928, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Misao Hoshiai
Holding on to Alex by Margaret Way( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alex's life was moving in a dream direction. A beautiful prima ballerina with a promising career, she had long ago sacrificed many things - including her first love - to pursue her dream of dancing on the world's most prestigious stages. When fate strikes Alex a terrible blow, a devastating injury leaves her unable to dance. As if the loss of her hard-earned career wasn't enough, Alex is shocked when the first visitor to call on her in the hospital is Scott - the man whose love she denied to pursue her dream to dance. Will fate strike another devastating blow to the fallen ballerina, or does Scott have something more to offer her than a regretful look at a long-lost love
An insatiable passion by Lynne Graham( )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kitty was left heartbroken after her affair with Jake, who was far above her status. After spending their first night together, he suddenly seemed to become a different person, and then married another woman! "I'll never come back to this place," she vowed. Time passes and Kitty makes it big as an actress. However, hearing of her grandmother's death, she returns to her hometown for the first time in 8 years, only to bump into Jake! "You finally came back," he said. Jake, a man who left a deep scar in her heart ... But why does her heart flutter when she sees him?
The bachelor prince = [Shinderera ni naru yoru] by Misao Hoshiai( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2020 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The child of Judas by Violet Winspear( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weddings should be a joyful occasion--the beginning of a rosy life with the one you love. But for Fenella, this wedding is the scene of a crime, and she's the main suspect. After changing places with the real bride, now Fenella's taking the vows instead! When the groom, Heraklion, discovers he's been deceived, he vows to punish her for it. But the truth is, Fenella's in love with him. Their marriage is off to a bittersweet start... Frailty, thy name is woman!
Sheikh's Ransom : Sons of the Desert Series, Book 1 by Misao Hoshiai( )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caroline visits the desert country of West Barakat after winning a lottery. The trip is her last chance to enjoy freedom before she must marry the wealthy man who will rescue her family from penury. The moment she lays eyes on her guide, Kaifal, she's overwhelmed with unexpected sweet feelings. Confident Kaifal intrigues Caroline from the start.She's entranced by his passionate eyes, but doesn't yet know she's been ensnared in an intricate trap!
Equal Opportunities by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having grown up in an orphanage, Kate Oakley is afraid of love and she always puts her job first. One day, she receives sad news that her best friend, who also grew up in the orphanage, was in an accident and died, leaving her baby behind. Without hesitation Kate decides to adopt the orphaned boy, but raising a baby while running a company isn't so easy. She decides to hire the babysitter recommended by her friend. And when he shows up at her door, he turns out to be absolutely gorgeous! But Kate has yet to learn who this Rick Evans really is...and why he is there
The M.D. courts his nurse by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nurse Rebecca doesn't like anything about her new boss, Dr. Saville. On the one hand, he's a young and handsome man, like a soap opera star. On the other hand, he has an arrogant attitude toward his staff, and Rebecca hates it! Or at least that's what she believes. One day, the two happen to go for a ride together, and inside the car is a romantic tension. Her arrogant doctor starts to appear sweet and charming. Every time he calls her name, Rebecca's heart beats faster, but she has no idea what to do about it
An old enchantment by Amanda Browning( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maxi waited seven long years to finally show herself in front of her family again after running off with her sister's fianc©♭. As fate would have it, she came just in time for her sister's wedding to another man. Thinking she is back to repeat history, the groom's older brother, Kerr Devereaux, takes it upon himself to keep Maxi in check. Even though everyone is judging Maxi for what she did, no one knows the true intentions she had back then. Kerr is the worst accuser of them all. Is it only because he's trying to protect his brother from being spirited away, or is there another reason behind his actions?
Time of the temptress by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eve gets dragged into an armed conflict deep in the jungle, escorted by field unit major Wade O'Mara. Wade is strong, and he shields her from the terrors of war. I want to know more about you, Eve thinks. She's known nothing of love before this, but now she begins to feel that passionate emotion for the first time in her life. "If I'm with you, even a battlefield can be Eden..."
The banker's convenient wife by Lynne Graham( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years ago, Hilary and her husband, Roel, married for money...without ever having met! But he's been in a car accident, and Hilary soon receives word that he's been calling for...her? Confused, she hurries to the Swiss hospital he's being treated at to discover what exactly is going on. She finds Roel suffering from amnesia, and in his state he seems to really cherish her as a wife...and possibly even love her! Hilary is torn...Will his powerful feelings survive if he regains his memories?
The Italian boss's mistress by Lynne Graham( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ugly women can't get a promotion? Enraged by the unreasonable rule enacted by her company, Pippa swears to get revenge on her new Italian boss...as soon as she meets him, that is. With the help of her friend, she's able to transform herself into an elegant beauty, then heads to her boss Andreo D'Alessio's party. No one realizes that the mysterious beauty is actually Pippa, which satisfies her immensely. But soon, a tall, handsome man comes to talk with her and she finds herself utterly distracted from her mission. Enchanted, she ends up losing her virginity to him...not realizing he's actually D'Alessio himself until it's too late!
The Man Behind the Mask : Viking Brides Series, Book 4 by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dulcie has arrived at a foreign palace to celebrate the wedding of her best friend, the princess of a small country. There, she meets Prince Valbrand, a man with a scar on his face. A hideous burn scar, marring the face of a beautiful man. What cruel fate must he have endured? On the night of the ball, spurred by curiosity, Dulcie dances with him and realizes that she has fallen in love.But as Dulcie grapples with her emotions, a tragedy awaits
Second-best husband by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sara had been in love with her colleague Ian for the past ten years...until the day he introduced her to his new fiancée. Heartbroken, Sara ran away, back to her hometown, only to discover that her parents are no longer there. Instead she finds a rugged young man, covered in dirt, named Stuart. He's recently moved in down the street, and to Sara's surprise, he treats her like a princess, taking care of her in her time of distress. She falls instantly in love with this tall, muscular, kind stranger, but can he heal the years of loneliness and heartbreak she carries deep inside?
Sheikh's Honor by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's the dastardly rogue who kidnapped Clio's sister years ago in the desert country of Barakat doing at Love Lake? Her sister is safe and sound--and married to a prince!--but Clio still can't forgive this man for what he did in the past. Now she has to be the tour guide even though he's on a mission that must be kept secret from her. Will Clio keep the love growing inside her a secret, as well?
His reluctant mistress by Joanna Maitland( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because of her beauty, Sophie was sold by her father at the age of thirteen. Since then, she has been cultivating her life as an opera singer. In Vienna society, Sophie has the reputation of being "classy on the streets, but trashy in the sheets," yet the truth is that she's a virgin. Contrary to public opinion, she has been running away from the desires of men, but nobody believes that. Lord Leo, whom Sophie has fallen in love with for the first time, is no different from the others and tries to buy her. Will he ever see past her reputation to the real woman underneath?
The Frenchman's Love-Child : Brides of L'Amour Series, Book 1 by Lynne Graham( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her seventeenth summer, Tabby fell in love. Tabby and Christien swore their love for each other, but their relationship ended with a nightmare that tore their families apart. Four years later, the two unexpectedly reunite. Tabby has inherited a cottage on Christien's family land, and suddenly, he appears demanding that she sell the cottage to him and leave. But Tabby desperately needs a home...for her and her son. This is the first book of Lynne Graham's popular miniseries!
Caribbean Confusion by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These past two years have been exceptionally hard on Annabel. Try as she might, she's been unable to overcome the heartbreak of her first love. Ready to start anew in some place far away from all the leftover traces of her ex, Annabel jumps at the opportunity to become a governess in Barbados. Unfortunately, fate has a cruel sense of humor. Her new employer is none other than Hugh Grey...the man who broke her heart
Prince and Future... Dad? by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For some, waking up after a romp in the hay with a rash all over you might be cause for regret, but for Princess Liv, it's the beginning of an adventure that'll change how she views the world. Can she learn to believe in love after running away from it all her life? Can she and Finn build a brighter future together, or is she destined to inherit the loneliness of her parents?
The burning sands by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Sarah hurts her leg falling from a horse, she quits her modeling career in search of a new life--being employed in the royal palace of Morocco. She's greeted at the airport by a man whose blue eyes light up as if they were on fire. He claims to be a servant of the Berber sheikh Zain Hassan, and immediately spirits her off into the desert. Sarah quickly realizes that she's at his mercy; even if she tries to escape, his intense blue eyes see through her every move. But what does he want from her? What will become of her--she's been kidnapped in the desert!
Mistress of the groom by Misao Hoshiai( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After trying to save her best friend from a loveless marriage, Jane Sherwood has been constantly harassed by the upset groom, Ryan Blair. From bankrupting her to having her kicked out from her apartment, Ryan has been getting his revenge for the past three years. One night, Jane decides she needs some revenge of her own and punches Ryan so hard it leaves her hand injured. To make up for such a humiliating spectacle, Ryan attempts to make Jane his mistress and takes care of her while she heals. Just how much more suffering will Ryan put her through? Is he really trying to get revenge or is there something else behind his actions?
 
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