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Fun characters, interesting mystery

Margaritas, Mayhem and Murder - Mary Cunningham

This story was full of some really fun characters. Andi stumbled into a mystery to help her stepmother. With the help of Manny, the sheriff in town. This story had some humorous moments, and I enjoyed Andi's curiosity and determination throughout. The mystery was not straightforward and the twists were intriguing.

I received a copy of this story as a gift, and this is my unsolicited review.

New release!! Cottage by the Sea by Debbie Macomber

 

Blurb:

 

Annie Marlow has been through the worst. Rocked by tragedy, she heads to the one place that makes her happy: Oceanside in the Pacific Northwest, the destination of many family vacations when Annie was a teenager.
   
Once there, Annie begins to restore her broken spirit, thanks in part to the folks she meets: a local painter, Keaton, whose large frame is equal to his big heart—and who helps Annie fix up her rental cottage by the sea; Mellie, the reclusive, prickly landlord Annie is determined to befriend; and Britt, a teenager with a terrible secret. But it is Keaton to whom Annie feels most drawn. His quiet, peaceful nature offers her both comfort and reprieve from her grief, and the two begin to grow closer.

Then events threaten to undo the idyll Annie has come to enjoy. And when the opportunity of a lifetime lands in her lap, she is torn between the excitement of a new journey toward success and the safe and secure arms of the haven—and the man—she’s come to call home.

In this heartwarming tale, Annie finds that the surest way to fix what is damaged within is to help others rise above their pain and find a way to heal.

Book Blast: Heart Stopping by L.P. Maxa

 

HEART STOPPING
by L.P. MAXA

 

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GENRE: Paranormal Romance

 

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BLURB:

 

LOVE ETERNAL

 

Ten years ago Baze Carter fell irrevocably in love and knew he'd found his forever only to have her ripped from his arms, never to be seen again. Broken, and unable to find her, he made a life for himself as a baseball coach at St. Leasing School for Boys. Their secret, hidden for centuries, has been in peril for the past year, and now more than ever, Baze and his pack need to end the evil that plagues them. When Penelope Sutton is discovered bruised and battered lying in the road in front of his home, Baze is elated and murderous in equal measure. Anyone who dare harm his long lost mate will be made to pay, but not before Baze and Pen find their way back to each other.

 

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Excerpt:

 

It was dark now; his packmates should be here soon. Which meant his alone time with Penelope was about to become almost nonexistent, so he didn’t want to waste any more of it talking about Franklin. While Jace’s house in the mountains was large, by anyone’s standards, there were about to be eleven people living there— eleven exceptionally nosy and interested people.

 

“I don’t know what happens next, Pen.” He went and sat back on the edge of the bed, his hands wanting more than anything to touch her soft skin. “My pack—”


“You really have a pack now? A real wolf pack?”

 

Baze smiled at that. He and his friends were an anomaly in this day and age; real packs were something of the past. “It happened slowly, over time. The four men I coach baseball with at St. Leasing are all shifters. Over the last year they’ve all met and mated.

We live in close proximity of each other. We work together, we spend weekends together.” He shrugged. “Eventually we kind of slid into it I guess.”

 

“You’re the only one without a mate?” She was speaking to him, but she was looking at her lap.

 

“I have a mate.”

 

Her eyes flew to his, round and almost sad. “Oh, I didn’t realize—”

 

“You’re my girl, Penelope. You always have been, and you always will be. You’re my mate.”

 

She held her hand up, stopping his sappy declaration. “Baze. Look, I can’t sit here and act like I’m not glad that you aren’t bonded with someone else. But you can’t seriously think of me as your mate.”

 

“Why not? Don’t you still think of me as yours? You aren’t mated. I’d be able to tell. I’d be able to smell him on you.” The thought alone was hard to stomach.

 

“Are you telling me that you’ve spent the last ten years pining and celibate? You’ve slept alone every night with no one to comfort you but your hand?” she scoffed. “Because it seems to me a hot young baseball coach in a small mountain town would get plenty of play.”

 

“There have been other women, but they meant nothing. They were a means to an end, nothing more.”

 

“Be still my heart.” She rolled her eyes.

 

“You are mine, Penelope. You’re my mate. And as soon as things calm down around here, I am going to bend—”

 

“Whoa.” She held her hand up again. “I haven’t seen you in ten fucking years, Baze Carter. Don’t for one second think that I am going to let you mount me the second this house goes to sleep.” She shook her head. “I’m not some desperate chick in a small-town bar. It won’t be nearly that easy. History be damned.”

 

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AUTHOR Bio and Links:

 

L.P. lives in Austin, Texas with her husband, daughter, three rescue dogs, four chickens, two dwarf goats, and one adopted cat. The fish died. She is a full-time writer, and part time business owner. L.P. says she loves to read as much as she loves to write, and reading a good book is her reward after writing one. In her spare time, she fosters puppies for a rescue organization based in Austin.

 

https://www.lpmaxa.com/


https://www.facebook.com/lpmaxa


https://twitter.com/lpmaxa

 

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GIVEAWAY:

 

One randomly drawn commenter via Rafflecopter will receive $15 in Boroughs Bucks.

 

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Book Blast: Fall Beside You by Riley Parks

 

FALL BESIDE YOU
by RILEY PARKS

 

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GENRE: M/M Romance

 

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BLURB:

 

Gideon Valsecchi had done the impossible when he busted out of the grueling poverty and pre-ordained existence his life had been on the South Side of Chicago. His free ride at college is the stepping stone to a career with a professional soccer team. And when his dream comes true it's not what he expects—sacrifice shouldn't taste this bitter, especially when the love of his life is what he's missing and can't seem to hold on to.

 

Elijah Tucker wants to give Gideon Valsecchi the world on a silver platter. And he has the means to do it. But Eli is learning the truth of the maxim that the way you hold onto the thing you want most is to let it go. And while his heart breaks into a thousand pieces, he doesn't come apart even when the worst happens. Because, even as cliché as it sounds...true love does find a way.

 

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Excerpt:

 

“Are you feeling a’right?” Gideon asked finally, unable to hold out any longer. He sighed when the only response he received was the quiet, even breaths of a sleeping Elijah. He stared up at the ceiling fan, noticing a reflection in the chrome accents of the city lights that lay just beyond the window.

 

Gideon knew he needed to sleep. His day had been long and he anticipated that the next one would be even longer. Regardless of how much he attempted to halt its activity, it was difficult to calm his brain down as it tried to wrap itself around Elijah’s out-of-the-ordinary demeanor.

 

“Are you asleep?” he whispered, though he already knew that he was. Biting his lip, Gideon decided to be brave, although he wasn’t sure how courageous it actually was to speak to a sleeping man. “Elijah,” he began, attempting to wrap his lips around words that seemed too big for his mouth. “I love you.”

 

It felt strange to admit, even though he knew it was true. Elijah gave him things that he’d never had before, and none of them had anything to do with money. He anchored him with stability, security, and love. “I love you,” Gideon repeated, thinking that it wasn’t that difficult after all. He’d said it and he felt better, lighter, like he passed a threshold of demons who had sought to keep him from moving forward.

 

The room was still, but he was floating, high above the internal struggles he’d unnecessarily doomed himself to. He repeated it a few more times, feeling better every time he said it, like he’d found a release he never knew he’d needed. “I really fucking love you,” he said with a yawn, letting his heavy eyelids fall.

 

“I love you too,” Elijah whispered sleepily, grinning up at Gideon, whose eyes shot open in response.

 

“Asshole,” Gideon muttered, feeling his cheeks flush warm. “I asked you if you were a’right and you didn’t answer.”

 

“I was sleeping. You woke me up when you said you love me.” He shrugged. “I don’t know if you realize, but I’m hyper tuned in to anytime you say ‘love.’ I’m obsessed with hearing it, even when you’re just talking about chicken nuggets.”

 

“That’s weird,” Gideon chided without malice. “You’re so weird.”

 

“Yeah, well, you love me.”

 

“I do.”

 

“Maybe you’re weird, too.”

 

“Or maybe I’m not weird at all,” Gideon reasoned. After all, loving Elijah made all the sense in the world.

 

“Okay, Captain Confession. Go to sleep or you’re going to tell me you can’t sleep over when you’re too tired tomorrow.”

 

Groaning at the stupid nickname, Gideon tilted his head down to kiss his boyfriend’s forehead.

 

“Tell me one more time though,” Elijah requested, drawing a laugh from Gideon.

 

“I love you.”

 

And damn did it feel good.


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AUTHOR Bio and Links:

 

Riley has always loved to write, believing that life has the possibility to be its most beautiful when it’s portrayed on the pages of a book. Feeling the need to create and liberate in the midst of the political landscape, Riley writes novels that focus on LGBTQ protagonists, wanting to honor a community that deserves better representation depicting lives, loves and triumphs in all facets of fiction.

 

https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/17307417.Riley_Parks


https://twitter.com/WriteRileyWrite

 

https://www.facebook.com/riley.parker.3766

 

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GIVEAWAY: 

 

The author will be awarding $15 in Boroughs Bucks to a randomy drawn commenter.

 

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Book Tour: His Untamed Love by Anya Summers

 

His Untamed Love
by Anya Summers

 

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GENRE: Erotic Romance

 

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BLURB:

 

Visiting the Black Elkhorn Lodge and Resort is Mia Evans’s last option. She’s bordering on a nervous breakdown. Everyone in her life she thought she could count on deserted her. And, to make matters worse, she has the foulest case of writer’s block in the history of the world. She figures getting herself out of the prison her apartment in Chicago has become will help jar her life and her writing out of the rut they are in. But she isn’t prepared for the surly, sexy cowboy – who looks like her every dark fantasy come alive – riding into her life on his trusty steed.

 

Cole Stewart only loved one woman in all his thirty-five years, until he lost her forever and swore he would never love another. Since then he’s had a revolving door with the subs at his lifestyle club Cuffs & Spurs, all with the unwritten rule that he doesn’t get involved or do relationships of any kind, period. That is, until Mia Evans, the burned-out, anxiety ridden author, needing to get away from her real life, nearly runs him over with her car. Seeing the haunted expression in her gaze and a body he craves, the Dom in him knows he must have her, must taste her and feel her writhing beneath him. But will he be willing to risk his heart for the untamed passion he finds in her arms?

 

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Excerpt:

 

Mia shoved the gear shift into park and opened her car door. She stumbled out. Her knees trembled. Her belly performed somersaults. She sputtered, with a hand to her chest as she took in the scene, “Are you all right? I’m so sorry. I didn’t see you, I—”

 

The horse snorted at her and stomped a hoof. And, oh my goodness, it was a gorgeous black stallion with a small teardrop of white fur just above his eyes. The horse was absolutely huge. But the beastie didn’t show any fear or anxiety at almost being struck by a car. It was more like he was annoyed that he had been forced to stop. He vibrated with energy.

 

Her gaze rose. The man in the saddle had an air of calm authority about him and obviously extended that serenity to the beast. The man was large, or maybe he just seemed intimidating on top of the horse. He was wearing blue jeans and a gray flannel shirt, as well as a brown leather coat in deference to the chill. He tipped his black Stetson up as he studied her, his rich, dark sable hair grazing his impressively broad shoulders. There was a good week’s worth of dark stubble lining his firm, square jaw that was currently clenched tightly. He had high cheekbones and thick black brows that were scrunched in an irritated scowl. But it was his eyes—the intensity of his direct, forthright, charcoal gaze which blazed in fury—that made her feel like he’d peeled away every one of her pretenses and layers to reveal the scared ninny at the center.

 

“You need to be more careful, city girl,” he chewed out. Displeasure laced his husky voice that made her think of roaring fires and brandy.

 

Mia flinched like she’d been struck. She hated confrontations of any kind. She always fumbled and never held her own. Her anxiety bounded to new heights and she prayed she didn’t make more of a fool out of herself. “I’m really sorry. I’ve been driving all day and am a little tired. You came out of nowhere.”

 

The man shook his head and replied, “Just be more careful, city girl.”

 

His enigmatic eyes pierced through her. The sexy, surly cowboy could obviously tell that she didn’t have her ducks in a row. In fact, she didn’t even have ducks—more like a band of kittens doped up on catnip.

 

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AUTHOR Bio and Links:

 

Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Anya grew up listening to Cardinals baseball and reading anything she could get her hands on. She remembers her mother saying if only she would read the right type of books instead binging her way through the romance aisles at the bookstore, she’d have been a doctor. While Anya never did get that doctorate, she graduated cum laude from the University of Missouri-St. Louis with an M.A. in History.

 

Anya is a bestselling and award-winning author published in multiple fiction genres. She also writes urban fantasy and paranormal romance under the name Maggie Mae Gallagher http://www.maggiemaegallagher.com/ . A total geek at her core, when she is not writing, she adores attending the latest comic con or spending time with her family. She currently lives in the Midwest with her two furry felines.

 

Visit her website here:


www.anyasummers.com


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Twitter: @AnyaBSummers


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Bookbub https://www.bookbub.com/authors/anya-summers


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Don’t miss these exciting titles by Anya Summers and Blushing Books!

 

Dungeon Fantasy Club Series
Her Highland Master, Book 1 https://www.amazon.com/Highland-Master-Dungeon-Fantasy-Club-ebook/dp/B01E9UB8SO/


To Master and Defend, Book 2 https://www.amazon.com/Master-Defend-Dungeon-Fantasy-Club-ebook/dp/B01FNG23HI/


Two Doms for Kara, Book 3 https://www.amazon.com/Doms-Kara-Dungeon-Fantasy-Club-ebook/dp/B01GXGOAK0/


His Driven Domme, Book 4 https://www.amazon.com/Driven-Domme-Dungeon-Fantasy-Club-ebook/dp/B01IIUY8Y2


Her Country Master, Book 5 https://goo.gl/YWhLqm


Love Me, Master Me, Book 6 https://goo.gl/QlTE9u


Submit To Me, Book 7 https://goo.gl/Or8pYr


Her Wired Dom, Book 8 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01MRJY9TF/

 

Pleasure Island Series
Her Master & Commander, Book 1 https://www.amazon.com/Master-Commander-Pleasure-Island-Book-ebook/dp/B06Y5SVVB9/


Her Music Masters, Book 2 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0711R9D1H/


Their Shy Submissive, Book 3 https://goo.gl/ufyJLn


Her Lawful Master, Book 4 https://www.amazon.com/Lawful-Master-Pleasure-Island-Book-ebook/dp/B073SRDNNT


Her Rockstar Dom, Book 5 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B075VSGP8Q


Duets & Dominance, Book 6 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B075TG9RYC


Her Undercover Dom, Book 7 https://goo.gl/HKhVba


Ménage In Paradise, Book 8 https://goo.gl/qce2BD


Her Rodeo Masters, Book 9 https://goo.gl/HDZw6v

 

Cuffs & Spurs Series
His Scandalous Love releasing March 8, 2018


His Wicked Love releasing May 8, 2018


His Untamed Love releasing July 9, 2018


His Tempting Love releasing September 6, 2018


His Seductive Love releasing November 8, 2018


His Secret Love releasing January 8, 2019

 

His Cherished Love releasing March 8, 2019

 

Purchase Links
Amazon https://goo.gl/6KLva3


Nook https://goo.gl/2kZhzM


iBooks https://goo.gl/aJ1E2B


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GIVEAWAY INFORMATION:

 

Anya will be awarding a $15 Amazon or B/N GC to a randomly drawn winner via rafflecopter during the tour.

 

RAFFLECOPTER:

 

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Book Blitz: Tempting Beat by Brooklyn Ann

 

TEMPTING BEAT
by Brooklyn Ann

 

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GENRE: Contemporary Romance

 

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BLURB:

 

YOU NEVER KNOW…

 

Bleeding Vengeance’s drummer, Roderick Powell knows he’s a sod for feeling glum, especially after moving into a beautiful new home in a smart Denver suburb. But all his mates are partnered or married, and dreadfully happy. It’s enough to make a rockstar rethink his options. And even though his sexy neighbor has given him the brush-off, he’s decided to have another go – at this point he has nothing left to lose, apart from his heart.

WHAT LIES BENEATH

 

Gwen Mason’s romantic past has been bumpier than most – twice divorced by thirty, she’s had enough of broken promises. An ER nurse who keeps a brutal schedule, she’s happy to become known as the neighborhood crazy cat lady. But…the most delicious man has moved next door. He’s British, he’s famous, he’s a rockstar. And, hard as she tries, Gwen can't keep Rod Powell from breaking all her rules, and suddenly she sees a future she never believed possible.


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Excerpt:

 

When Gwen stepped out onto her porch, it seemed her neighbor, Mrs. Kersh, had the same idea. Gwen saw her striding across the street before Gwen looked over and saw the moving truck next door.

 

“Our new neighbor has finally arrived,” Mrs. Kersh said in a somewhat scolding tone, as if the new homeowner was tardy in taking up residence. “I do wish I’d been home to see more of the prospective buyers touring the property.”

 

Gwen nodded. As an ER nurse, she worked twelve-hour shifts alternating between three and four days a week and almost always on the weekends, when most people perused houses for sale. She’d been working during the open house, and also missed the people who came after to look at the home. “I hope whoever bought the place is a nice person.”

 

Mrs. Kersh huffed. “I hope they’re quiet and don’t have a dog. The last people were atrocious, leaving that mutt in the yard to yap all the time.”

 

The last people were also major jerks, Gwen thought as she watched the movers pile out of the truck and begin unloading furniture. Their barking dog and loud children had cost her precious hours of sleep. Still, she couldn’t help but give Mrs. Kersh a sideways smile and glance down at Molly, the little terrier that was ever at Mrs. Kersh’s side.

 

Mrs. Kersh’s eyes widened with blatant terror. “Oh no.”

 

An older silver Honda CR-V pulled behind the moving truck and a man got out with a happy smile and a proprietary gleam in his eyes as he met the moving truck with a fob of jingling keys.

 

Holy hotness. Gwen almost breathed the words aloud as her belly tilted at the sight of the man striding up the walkway of the house next door. Shoulder-length chocolate-brown hair framed a face that was worthy of a magazine cover. Gray eyes danced with a touch of mischief. His lips were arched and full, making it impossible not to think of kissing.

 

Which was something Gwen could never do, because aside from that not being neighborly, he was clearly too young for her. If he was older than twenty-five, Gwen would eat her scrubs.

 

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AUTHOR Bio and Links:

 

Formerly an auto-mechanic, Brooklyn Ann thrives on writing Romance featuring unconventional heroines and heroes who adore them. After writing historical paranormal romance in her critically acclaimed “Scandals with Bite” series and urban fantasy in her “Brides of Prophecy” novels, she now explores the chaotic realm of heavy metal music— a difficult world to find love in.

 

She lives in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho with her son, her cat, and a 1980 Datsun 210.

 

Buy links:


http://boroughspublishinggroup.com/books/tempting-beat


https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07DJ9MCXM 


https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/tempting-beat/id1394524050?mt=11


https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/tempting-beat-brooklyn-ann/1128870245?ean=2940155281757


https://www.kobo.com/us/en/ebook/tempting-beat


https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/836518


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GIVEAWAY INFORMATION:

 

$15 Boroughs Bucks

 

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Review:

 

I had a chance to read this book. This is my link to my review on this blog:

 

http://christinewoinich.booklikes.com/post/1771922/her-past-almost-kept-her-from-finding-her-future

 

 

 

 

Compromising situation leads to three couples finding happiness.

The Vision of a Viscountess  - Linda Rae Sande

This story had an interesting mix of love stories. It was one story that brought Marianne and Jasper together because of a compromising situation. Their time on Sicily, where most of the story takes place, introduced us to many other characters. There was an opportunity for a second chance at love for an older couple, as well as a new relationship for another couple. I liked Marianne as she learned to enjoy the world around her and the "Roman Arts", though her dislike of glasses went a bit too far. Jasper was a romantic at heart and was a sweetheart. His honesty with Marianne made me fall in love with him as well.

I received a copy of this story through Candid Book Reviews, and this is my unsolicited review.

Her past almost kept her from finding her future.

Tempting Beat - Brooklyn Ann

Have enjoyed the journey with this band, and this story kept my interest in more. Rod was a sweetheart even when he did not think his actions through. He always tried to make amends. I felt his pain after his accident as he feared for his future. It was actually fun finding out about his secret fears. Gwen was such a strong woman, struggling to get to where she was. Her past colored her vision of the future and almost ruined it. This couple had my attention from the beginning and crossing my fingers until the end. I recommend this story as well as the series.

I received an ARC of this story as a gift, and this is my unsolicited review.

Intrigue, compromise, past lives all lend to a good read.

One Week to Wed - Laurie Benson

Can one find love twice in a lifetime? Charlotte did not believe so. Can one live without love? Andrew believed so. These two found their lives turned upside down when they met. With the dangerous times all around, a testament to the actual history of the time, a fun courtship with moments of uncertainty, misunderstanding, and interfering friends kept me reading this story. There were occasions I wanted to say "it is right in front of you", moments for happy and sad tears, and a hard-won sigh of happiness. I enjoyed this story and recommend it.

I received an ARC of this book as a gift, and this is my unsolicited review.

Book Blast: Undone by His Kiss by Anabelle Bryant

Reblogged from Iron Canuck:

I love this author. This is one of her older books.

 

 

UNDONE BY HIS KISS:

 

A most delicious challenge…

 

Experience has taught Emily Shaw that men are best avoided, so she’s determined to take her place in society alone and unrestrained by marriage. Renting a room in the heart of London, she establishes a Women’s League to promote equality between the sexes and teach women to be independent.

 

Jasper St David isn’t looking for distractions, but he’s fascinated by beautiful, fiercely opinionated Emily when she moves into the office above his. And when he learns of her determination never to succumb to male charms, he can’t help but see it as a challenge! After all, Jasper’s always found nothing more tantalizing than the thrill of the chase…

 

Buy links:

 

Amazon: http://amzn.to/1KpZt25


Nook: http://bit.ly/1IQbcXy

 

Anabelle Bryant:

 

 

Bio:


Anabelle Bryant is the bestselling author of eleven historical romances for Harlequin/HarperCollins including the Regency Roguestrilogy, Regency Charms quartet and Bastards of London series. She’s currently anticipating the August release of her upcoming paperback trilogy, Midnight Secrets, for Kensington Publishing. Her historical romances are high concept, character driven stories which provide a heartfelt connection between hero, heroine, and the reader, believing the emotional journey on the path to true love is the most important bond.

 

Anabelle knows sometimes life doesn't provide a happily ever after, but her novels always do. Anabelle can be found on most social media outlets and invites you to visit


www.AnabelleBryant.com


for the latest news concerning upcoming novels.

 

My recommendation:

 

Take a chance if you have not already read her books. Her stories pull you in.

Book Blast: Undone by His Kiss by Anabelle Bryant

I love this author. This is one of her older books.

 

 

UNDONE BY HIS KISS:

 

A most delicious challenge…

 

Experience has taught Emily Shaw that men are best avoided, so she’s determined to take her place in society alone and unrestrained by marriage. Renting a room in the heart of London, she establishes a Women’s League to promote equality between the sexes and teach women to be independent.

 

Jasper St David isn’t looking for distractions, but he’s fascinated by beautiful, fiercely opinionated Emily when she moves into the office above his. And when he learns of her determination never to succumb to male charms, he can’t help but see it as a challenge! After all, Jasper’s always found nothing more tantalizing than the thrill of the chase…

 

Buy links:

 

Amazon: http://amzn.to/1KpZt25


Nook: http://bit.ly/1IQbcXy

 

Anabelle Bryant:

 

 

Bio:


Anabelle Bryant is the bestselling author of eleven historical romances for Harlequin/HarperCollins including the Regency Roguestrilogy, Regency Charms quartet and Bastards of London series. She’s currently anticipating the August release of her upcoming paperback trilogy, Midnight Secrets, for Kensington Publishing. Her historical romances are high concept, character driven stories which provide a heartfelt connection between hero, heroine, and the reader, believing the emotional journey on the path to true love is the most important bond.

 

Anabelle knows sometimes life doesn't provide a happily ever after, but her novels always do. Anabelle can be found on most social media outlets and invites you to visit


www.AnabelleBryant.com


for the latest news concerning upcoming novels.

 

My recommendation:

 

Take a chance if you have not already read her books. Her stories pull you in.

Book Blast: Sons of Charlotte: Torn by AnnaMarie H Cantrell, Dr. Matthew Chavez, and Dana Lynn

 

Sons of Charlotte: Torn
by AnnaMarie Cantrell, Dr. Matthew Chavis,
& Dana Lynn

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GENRE: Crime Thriller

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BLURB:

How many secrets can the Queen City conceal?

 

Charlotte, NC - 1966

 

After a head injury on the basketball court, Tony Malone, a firefighter, confides in his best friend and captain, Steve, about a strange dream he had while unconscious. It was as if he were living a different life. Steve brushes it off as related to his injury, but Tony begins to experience more phenomena with these new memories, unbeknownst to his wife, Lana. Tony struggles to live with his secret until a fire opens up a whole new world.

 

Charlotte, NC - 1996

 

Chuck Thomas began his ascent to greatness at a graphic design firm headed by Elizabeth Wheaton, the battle-ax of the Queen City corporate scene. A series of Chuck’s immoral decisions leaves the very powerful Wheaton with a raging vendetta. The playboy eventually meets Valerie Meyers, a shy girl with a complicated past, and the two marry. Their idyllic life is halted by a suspicious brush with death leaving Valerie once again picking up the pieces.

 

Two Souls, Too Many Questions

 

Literally torn between two worlds, Valerie must once again deal with the loss of her husband and come to terms with what happened to Chuck Thomas and who Tony Malone really was.

 

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Excerpt:


Brushing just a few final strokes of gold wisps across the cheekbones of her heart-shaped face, Tony sat back on his stool and stared at his work. Her periwinkle eyes almost hauntingly seemed to pop off the canvas and pierce through him. A sense of panic rushed through his veins. He dropped the paintbrush in the old coffee can at his feet and stood up looking at the face staring back at him.

 

I must be going insane, he thought to himself. He grabbed the canvas off the easel and made his way into the kitchen. After rummaging under the kitchen sink, he found a large black trash bag and dumped the painting into the bag. Throwing it over his shoulder, he made his way down to the apartment incinerator. Sweat was creeping up his neck as he realized Lana would be back from the store soon. He threw his masterpiece into the incinerator and hobbled back upstairs.

 

The effects of the stroke left Tony restless and bored, especially when the boys were in school. Lana had encouraged him to find a hobby to occupy his time and keep him out of her hair. After several failed attempts at common “manly” hobbies, he was drawn to painting and sketching and surprised his family with his talent, even selling a few at a local corner shop. He surprised himself with what he had just painted and pitched down the incinerator.

 

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AUTHOR Bio and Links:


Along with being a successful writer and editor, AnnaMarie Cantrell is a self-made entrepreneur, starting her first consultation firm at the age of 18. She is Co-Founder and Vice President of Captive Ink Media, a literary consulting firm offering expertise to authors at all stages in their careers, and providing clients national exposure in media outlets such as The Chicago Times, Reader’s Digest, and Bustle. Her work with veterans was recently featured on the CW.

 

Dr. Matthew Chavis is an accomplished author and speaker. His works have been featured through a plethora of avenues. His inaugural book Old Highway 316 offers readers a glimpse into his life, as he loosely based this fiction novel on his testimony and was recently featured on the 700 Club. Many of his stories encompass the best aspects of romance, drama, paranormal and suspense/thrillers.

 

Through her own unique marketing plan, Dana Lynn transformed a self-published book into a serious work garnering national attention and bestseller status (under the pen name Katharine DeBrecht). She has appeared on every national cable news network numerous times and on over 500 radio shows across the country, repeatedly requested for additional appearances. As a self-syndicated writer, her opinion-editorials have appeared in major newspapers throughout the United States and across the globe.

 

www.SonsofCharlotte.com


https://www.facebook.com/SonsofCharlotteTORN/


@SonsofCharlotte


#Sons_of_Charlotte


www.CaptiveInkMedia.com

 

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