My latest book: HEIR TO THE RANCH, part of my Dawson Family Ranch series for Harlequin Special Edition. A cowboy inherits the Wyoming ranch of his late father, who never acknowledged his existence, and finds himself with a 9-months-pregnant administrative assistant who changes his life. Next up in late August 2022 is ONE NIGHT WITH THE MAVERICK, my contribution to the new Montana Mavericks series. A holiday novel, SANTA'S TWIN SURPRISE, will follow in late October....
My books are emotional, full of romance and heart, and set in Wyoming ranch country with a strong sense of community and a focus on finding family in all forms. Of course, there's usually a dog too. 2023 brings more novels, beginning with a Special Edition about secret identical twins, mistaken identity, and surprises in late January.
Published this past February (2022): HOME IS WHERE THE HOUND IS, set at a North Carolina pet rescue and featuring a reunion romance, a sweet senior basset hound named Meatball, a little drama, and lots of romance. Look for a new book in this 6-book series, Furever Yours (now in its second season), written by a different author every month. Want a list of all my Dawson Family Ranch books? See below. The first six books are best read in order. Starting with Book 7, His Baby No Matter What, about a widowed businessman who discovers his baby son isn't his biologically and travels to his late wife's best friend's alpaca farm for answers, the books can be read in any order.
Dawson Family Ranch books by Melissa Senate
(Set on on a family-run Wyoming guest/dude ranch, the series features lots of cowboys, smart women, adorable dogs, romance, and love.)
Book 1: For the Twins' Sake
Book 2: Wyoming Special Delivery
Book 3: A Family for a Week
Book 4: The Long-Awaited Christmas Wish
Book 5: Wyoming Cinderella
Book 6: Wyoming Matchmaker
Book 7: His Baby No Matter What
Book 8: Heir to the Ranch
Book 9: Coming late October 2022
Book 10: Coming late January 2023
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Did you know I also wrote seven novels for Harlequin Special Edition under the name Meg Maxwell in 2016 and 2017? My very first novel, See Jane Date, was published back in 2001 and was made into a very cute TV movie available on Amazon Prime and is sometimes still shown on the Hallmark Channel.
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