WorldCat Identities

Criswell, Millie

Works: 44 works in 198 publications in 9 languages and 3,896 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  History  Historical fiction  Western fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3553.R5335, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Millie Criswell
What to do about Annie? by Millie Criswell( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie Goldman's heart was broken fifteen years ago when Joe Russo left to become a priest. Now, he has left the Church, but will Annie take him back?
The trouble with Mary by Millie Criswell( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and Russian and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mary Russo decides to open a restaurant in Baltimore's Little Italy. And despite her mother's assurances that she will fail, the place is a big success -- until the local paper delivers a scathing review of her pizza, pasta, and chocolate cannolis."--Back cover
The trials of Angela by Millie Criswell( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"She just broke up with her cheating fiance. Her fledgling law practice is gasping for air. And her overbearing parents are moving back to Baltimore. In a word, Angela DeNero's life is a mess. But things quickly go from bad to worse when she has to argue her biggest case against arrogant, infuriating, and undeniably handsome John Franco."--Back cover
No strings attached by Millie Criswell( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha Brady feels her life is going nowhere. The only man she is even vaguely interested in lives with her in a platonic relationship. However, a night of too much wine and a romantic interlude with her friend Jack Turner takes their "platonic" relationship to a whole new level
Mad about Mia by Millie Criswell( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Posing as a geeky author on the run from the mob is making FBI agent Nick Caruso crazy. But if it will help him shut down a money laundering operation out of Little Italy, he can ignore the wimp jokes for a little while longer. It's harder to ignore the sassy woman he hired to be his 'bodyguard.' There are a number of things he'd like Mia to do to his body, and guarding isn't on the list. As things heat up--on the job and in the apartment--Nick begins to see he's in danger of losing his heart to the woman he's deceived, and who is determined to save his life."--Page 4 of cover
Desperate by Millie Criswell( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas Ranger Rafe Bodine must decide between the revenge his swore against the murderer of his family or the woman that he has found stranded in the desert with a group of orphans and offers him a new life
Asking for trouble by Millie Criswell( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a cozy bed-and-breakfast, a missing guest and a mysterious stranger'throw in a pile of bones, a past-due bank loan and the cops'and it's no wonder innkeeper Beth Randall needs a vacation from her life! Her dizzy aunts mean the world to Beth, but could their dabblings in the occult have finally gone too far' Now handsome Dr. Brad Donovan has arrived on her doorstep looking for his missing father-last seen here at the Two Sisters Ordinary. Sure, Beth would love to explore the sudden attraction between them-but not if it means implicating her family in murder! Dating the doctor could be fun, but it's probably just, well'asking for trouble
Dangerous by Millie Criswell( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas Ranger Ethan Bodine and horticulturist Wilhemina Granville are both after Rafe Bodine, a man with a considerable bounty on his head. Ethan is on Rafe's trail because he's his brother, and Wilhemina is in pursuit to get the bounty money to save her family home. But as Ethan and Wilhemina search for the fugitive, they find they have far more in common than they first thought--and that love can blossom in the most dangerous of circumstances
Defiant by Millie Criswell( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travis Bodine wonders if God could be so unjust as to bring Hannah Louise Barkley back into his life. After five years working as a lawyer in New York, Hannahs come home to Misery to help her ailing father, Judge Barkley, just when Travis brother Rafe is going to trial for murder. Through adolescence Hannah Louise and Travis were planning to marry, but when they clashed over their careers, Hannah Louise left. Now Travis needs her expertise to free his brother, and without thinking about her pride she offers him her help. Travis accepts Hannahs offer because shes smart, sassy, and still the most beautiful woman hes ever known. Together they make a formidable team, but more than that, they can make passion flare anew. As the trial escalates, so do their families entanglements (including Hannahs mothers sudden return). Hannah and Travis set out to get an acquittal, but they never count on an old and jealous enemys schemes
Body language by Millie Criswell( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some languages need no interpretation Ellie Peters has a great apartment, a cool job as a UN interpreter, and a terrific dog. Now all she needs is the right guy to share it with and life will be perfect. But everything she's worked for is threatened the day her obsessive-compulsive, disinfectant-loving mother announces she's divorcing Ellie's father and moving in with her! And to add insult to injury, Ellie's just learned that her ex-fiance, Michael, has become her new boss! Michael Deavers remembers all too well the sparks that flew between him and Ellie. He'd love to rekindle what they once had, but he learned from their brief engagement that he's just not a commitment kind of guy. Though with Ellie once again under his nose, it's hard to remember why he ever had cold feet. Now Ellie is desperate to get Michael out of her head, her mother out of her hair and her life out of the gutter'but old flames die hard, and this interpreter hasn't counted on the language of love
True love by Millie Criswell( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WHEN A COWBOY AND A CITY GIRL MEET, IT'S A SHOWDOWN New Yorker Emily Jean Barlett, author of dime novels about the Wild West frontier, is determined to save her career with a ripsnorting book based on Jess Murdock, "Legend of the West". But the lanky, sexy cowboy living in True Love, Montana, refuses ... unless Emily proves she can handle the hardships of real ranch life. Now, between marauding rustlers, Jess's long hot kisses, and one tragic lie, true love might break Emily's spirit -- or give her a man and a dream to fight for with all her heart
Prim Rose by Millie Criswell( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even though her father's deathbed wish was for all his girls to find husbands and leave Kansas, Rose has no desire to move. When the farm is sold to the Duke of Moreland, Rose stays on but is unprepared for the passion the Duke brings into her life
Sweet Laurel by Millie Criswell( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Respecting her father's dying request, Laurel leaves Kansas for Colorado in search of a husband. But she is more determined to fulfill her dreams as an opera singer than she is to honor her father's last wish. However, after Laurel finds disappointment at the opera house, she reluctantly accepts work at a local saloon--and discovers a more passionate endeavor
Wild Heather by Millie Criswell( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heather Martin moves to San Francisco to become a newspaper illustrator, but this is considered ""man's work"" in the 1830s so Heather finds work as a nanny for an arrogant newspaper owner she despises--until passion takes over
Staying single by Millie Criswell( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Engaging men are lining up for Francesca Morelli, thanks to her enterprising Italian mama. The very able and controlling Josephina has arranged three -- count 'em, three -- weddings so far for her 29-and-pushing-it daughter. Unfortunately, all three had gone off, uh, without a hitch. No wonder. Francesca has a thing about the m word. The only vow she's taking is to stay single! But best man Mark Fielding is going to turn the tables on this woman who discards fiances like out-of-style shoes. His MO? Charm the sexy brunette into bed. Woo her to the altar with promises of happily ever after -- then plot his getaway. Except ... Mark hasn't counted on falling in love, and Francesca hasn't figured The Wedding March really is her new theme song"--Page 2 of cover
The marrying man by Millie Criswell( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaping into overnight marriage and motherhood, Sarah JAne Parker found herself wed to first-clas "catch" Ash Morgan. But would he give her his stamp of approval-or would he try to send her back when the hidden truth about her came out? "Marryin man" Ash Morgan would really rather retire his title, yet he knew his tomboy daughter needed a mama. Besides, a docile little wife from back East might be a welcome change. But mail-order bride Sarah Jane Parker was proving to be a surprise package of passion, wit.and iron will
Suddenly single by Millie Criswell( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wedded, bedded'and suddenly separated Unable to cope with her dangerously seductive new husband's uptight family (how did he get to be so hot coming from that bunch'), Lisa Morelli is back home. Too bad there's no peace there, either! Lisa vows to stick to her newly single life, despite every female relative's despair at letting a catch slip away (after all, she's hitting spinsterhood'at 27!). But there's one small detail she hasn't counted on. Alex Mackenzie likes being married to Lisa. And he's wooing his runaway bride with everything from tight T-shirts and torn jeans, to motorcycle rides and tattoos! With this kind of temptation, how will Lisa resist returning to wedded bliss'
The pregnant Ms. Potter by Millie Criswell( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Place this quilt upon your bed and in one month you shall be wed' Pregnant and alone, Maddy Potter knew marriage wasn't in her near future'certainly not to Pete Taggart. The rude, arrogant'and she'd admit, protectively sexy'rancher would never ask her! Just because the handsome widower rescued her from a blizzard and she'd slept under his heirloom quilt for two nights did not mean anything would happen between them. Surely the quilt's legend wasn't real'' Pete had reasons for maintaining his status as one of Sweetheart, Colorado's most eligible bachelors. But seeing Maddy blossom with pregnancy shook him to the soul. A woman shouldn't be alone at a time like that. And he didn't have to love her to give her his name'did he'
The wedding planner by Millie Criswell( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weddings were her business' When she began her bridal consultant business, Meredith Baxter expected to coordinate bouquets and bow ties, not receive a billionaire's surprise proposal! Her latest customer, wealthy bachelor Adam Morgan, was the catch of the century. But why was he asking her to make such an important commitment' Why was he so desperate for a wife' Finding a bride was his! Any woman would do for the in-name-only marriage Adam needed. Yet, with Meredith he'd get a partner'a mother for his kids'and hopefully a lover for himself. Adam had to convince the lovely wedding planner to start preparing their ceremony'time was of the essence. So he set out to change their relationship from strictly business'to strictly pleasure
What to do about Annie? by Millie Criswell( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Positively fed-up with dating, outspoken and outrageous Annie Goldman has been a bridesmaid for the last time. Still infatuated with her former lover, Joe Russo, who left her for a life in the priesthood, she is surprised to encounter him at a friend's wedding. Finally seeing him again makes her realize that it's about time she forget him and move on -- but after fifteen years as a faithful priest, will he be able to forget about her?
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What to do about Annie?
Alternative Names
Millie Criswell American romance novelist

Millie Criswell Amerikaans romanschrijfster

The trouble with MaryThe trials of AngelaNo strings attachedMad about MiaDesperateAsking for troubleDangerousDefiant