Wow! I can’t believe that the holidays are just around the corner! I love the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas because everyone is just so happy! And there’s a slew of Christmas themed books releasing between now and the end of December, just to make sure you are in the right frame of mind for Santa’s visit. To get a jump on the season, I have a bundle of holiday themed books up for grabs, thanks to Hachette Books, so settle down with a cup of coffee, read the excerpts, and make sure to enter the giveaway (US/CAN addresses only)! Read more
Please give a warm welcome to special guest Larissa Ione! I’ll have a review of Chained by Night soon, but in the meantime, check out what she has to say about hunky hero Hunter. Read more
Jagged is releasing in paperback, so I have a treat for you! Check out the excerpt, and then enter the awesome giveaway below!
JAGGED by Kristen Ashley (September 30, 2014; Forever Mass Market; $7.00)
An old flame rekindled . . .
Zara Cinders always knew Ham Reece was the one, but he wasn’t interested in settling down. When she found someone who was, Ham walked out of her life. Three years later, Zara’s lost her business, her marriage, and she’s barely getting by in a tiny apartment on the wrong side of the tracks. As soon as Ham hears about Zara’s plight, he’s on her doorstep offering her a lifeline. Now, it will take every ounce of will power she possesses to resist all that he offers.
For Olivia Bentley, Lucky Harbor is more than the town where she runs her new vintage shop. It’s the place where folks are friendly to strangers-and nobody knows her real name. Olivia does a good job of keeping her past buried, not getting too cozy with anyone . . . until she sees a man drowning. Suddenly she’s rushing into the surf, getting up close and personal with the hottest guy she’s ever laid hands on. Read more
I’m looking forward to reading this series. It’s the perfect time of year for to start a new supernatural romance!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
VIZ MEDIA MIXES SWEET PASSION AND DARK INTRIGUE IN THE NEW MANGA SERIES
A Beautiful Girl Falls For The Old-World Charm Of A Mysterious Vampire Romance Writer—With His Own Taste For Blood!
New Shojo Series Launches In Print And Digitally!
San Francisco, CA, September 25, 2014 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, opens Fall with a fiery mixture of bloodthirsty romance and supernatural intrigue in Miko Mitsuki’s shojo manga series – HONEY BLOOD. Set for release under the Shojo Beat imprint, Volume 1 of the 3-part series launches on October 7th and is rated ‘T’ for Teens. Print volumes each carry an MSRP of $9.99 U.S. / $12.99 CAN. Read more
This week, bestselling author Lynn Raye Harris celebrates the release of her romantic suspense Hot Rebel. Featuring a military hero, kick ass heroine, and a Middle Eastern mission gone bad, this is an action packed romance. To celebrate the release, Lynn is hosting a $50 gift card giveaway, so please enter below!
A rebel on the run… Read more
I just read The Bloodbound by Ern Lindsey, and it’s a run, exciting read! Here’s my review. Want to win a copy? Just enter the giveaway below!
About the book:
Of all those in the King of Alden’s retinue, the bloodbinders are the most prized. The magic they wield can forge invaluable weapons, ones that make soldiers like Lady Alix Black unerringly lethal. However, the bloodbinders’ powers can do so much more—and so much worse…
A cunning and impetuous scout, Alix only wishes to serve quietly on the edges of the action. But when the king is betrayed by his own brother and left to die at the hands of attacking Oridian forces, she winds up single-handedly saving her sovereign.
Suddenly, she is head of the king’s personal guard, an honor made all the more dubious by the king’s exile from his own court. Surrounded by enemies, Alix must help him reclaim his crown, all the while attempting to repel the relentless tide of invaders led by the Priest, most feared of Oridia’s lords.
But while Alix’s king commands her duty, both he and a fellow scout lay claim to her heart. And when the time comes, she may need to choose between the two men who need her most…
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The Bloodbound appeared in my mailbox about a month ago. Until I had received an email from the publisher, I had never heard of it, and that’s extremely unusual when it comes to fantasy novels. I am like a Bloodhound; I relentlessly sniff out new titles, especially when they contain romance elements and aren’t part of an already ongoing series. And look at the cover? Protagonist Alix is wearing plate mail and wielding a sword, with barely any flesh exposed. Finally, a female warrior who looks like she’s actually ready to fight and not pose for the swim suit issue of Sports Illustrated. Better yet, she actually kicks ass! She saves her king, Erik, not once, but many times, placing herself at risk of imminent death each and every time. She’s both physically and mentally tough. Hooray! Read more