[Manga Maniac Cafe] Good morning, Lynda! Describe yourself in five words or less.
[Lynda Aicher] Driven. Direct. Loyal. Analytical. Serious.
[Manga Maniac Cafe] Can you tell us a little about Game Play?
[Lynda Aicher] Game Play is the first book in my new Power Play series and follows the Glaciers professional hockey team. Young, professional hockey player, Dylan Rylie, meets his match in Samantha Yates, a hockey star in her own right. The heat between them is as hot off the ice as it is on, but her career is at a forced end and his still rising which is hard for Samantha to accept. Dylan has to win her over while still allowing Samantha to follow her own path. Read more
I actually wanted to read Worth the Risk before Claudia Connor’s other book, Worth the Fall, was even on my radar. I saw that the heroine was a hippotherapist, and that’s all I needed to see. I didn’t even read the blurb beyond “one therapeutic horseback ride at a time.” Yup, throw a random horse reference in there, and I’m on board. But then Worth the Fall was highly recced to me, and despite my aversion to all of those kids, I read it. And loved it. And I loved Worth the Risk more! So the author is now on my auto read list. Read more
This morning I have an excerpt and giveaway for Fire Me Up by Kimberly Kincaid. Enjoy!
Fire Me Up
Pine Mountain # 4
By: Kimberly Kincaid
Releasing January 27, 2015
IF YOU CAN’T STAND THE HEAT…
Teagan O’Malley can handle a crisis. She’s a paramedic, it’s her job. But she never expected to land in the kitchen of her father’s pub, with no notice, no cash, and no room for error. The kitchen is not her favorite place. Lucky for her, she just scraped a bad-boy chef off the pavement after a motorcycle accident—and something about him says he can turn up the heat in more ways than one.
Adrian Holt has had a rough few years, and he’s not eager to get tangled up in anything more complicated than a good risotto. But with a broken arm and a head full of bad memories, he needs a challenge to keep him sane. Teagan’s dare-me attitude and smoldering mess of a bar are just what the doctor ordered. And the two of them together might cook up some even better medicine… Read more
This morning I have an excerpt and giveaway for HelenKay Dimon’s latest release, Playing Dirty. Enjoy!
Bad Boys Undercover # 1
By: HelenKay Dimon
Releasing Jan 27th, 2015
As an elite Alliance agent—the joint undercover operation of MI6, the British Secret Intelligence Service, and the CIA—Ford Decker lives for the adrenaline. But when he befriends sexy property manager Shay Alexander in hopes of finding her cousin, a known national security threat, Ford crosses the line, getting to know her better . . . in bed. Read more
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$25.00 eGift Card to choice Book Seller
Let Them Talk
Releasing February 1st, 2015
A risqué book club inspires three women to be naughty…
This morning I have an excerpt and giveaway for Filthy Rich by Dawn Ryder. Enjoy!
Filthy Rich By Dawn Ryder
February 3, 2015
“Tantalizing” – RT Book Reviews on Out of Bounds Read more
May Contain Spoilers
I decided to read One Mad Night because I thought the description sounded cute. Two advertising executives trapped in together during a blizzard? Could they put their animosity aside during their forced togetherness? Or would they make each other miserable? Read more
Perfect Couple sounded like a cute read, so I was excited to receive an eARC. I had a couple issues with the story right off the get go, and they prevented me from completely enjoying the book. Your mileage will probably vary. When all was said and done, I didn’t love it, but I didn’t hate it, either. It’s a quick read that kept me turning the pages for an afternoon and I don’t regret reading it. Read more