​Izzy James is the name I use for my Contemporary and Historical Romances.  

Her instincts told her Jack was the one she'd waited for...

Her career taught her time and time again that instincts were wrong

The Christmas Plainsong is a modern continuation of a classic tale.


We all know that Ebeneezer Scrooge was saved at the end of A Christmas Carol, but what happened the following year when he went back home?



Maxwell Ballard is an eighteenth-century merchant that finds himself in modern-day Yorktown because of a curse. 

Olivia Woods is a geeky music therapist with a limp and love of eighteenth century music. Stunned to watch Max appear during an odd winter thunderstorm, Olivia doesn’t know what to think of Max Ballard who, according to the history books, disappeared on Christmas 1769. 


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Finding Boaz is a novel of a woman who has been hurt by betrayal but is learning to love again. 


Part-time musician Abby Ericksen needs a job.  Local charter-boat magnate Duncan MacLeod needs a wife.  Shortly after Abby starts working at MacLeod Tours, Duncan decides that Abby is the woman for him.  How can he overcome her reservations and distrust to build a path of healing for both of them?



The Christmas Gift won the 2016 Maggie Award for Excellence!! 


Delany Fleet, a widowed former indentured servant living in the colonial port of Norfolk, Virginia, dreams of having an estate of her own where she will never have to compromise her freedom.

​When the only man she ever loved shows up with a load of smuggled firearms, Delany is forced to leave her home and her livelihood to protect her family and property from Lord Dunmore's raids and the conniving plots of a man who claims to be her friend. 


Now, with her destiny forever altered, Delany must find a new way to happiness. Can reconnecting with her husband's family and a former love be the path that God has for her?



Olivia can hardly help falling for the gorgeous man who looks like he stepped out of a Masterpiece Theatre movie, but she knows it can never be. Once he’s gone she will go back to her invisible life. Can Olivia help Max break the curse without breaking her heart?