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Blurb Blitz and Giveaway: The Vessel by Nancy Fraser

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Today, I'm hosting a promo on Nancy Fraser's latest Sci-Fi romance release, The Vessel, as a part of the ongoing blurb blitz tour. Also find an excerpt for your enjoyment.

Nancy Fraser will be awarding a $20 Amazon or Barnes and Noble GC to a randomly drawn winner via rafflecopter during the tour

The Vessel
Nancy Fraser
Published: June 16, 2017
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35279903-the-vessel
Major Liam McGregor is a career soldier. Chosen by the leader of the United Republic to transport a government protectee to safety, Liam takes on a task that has cost his predecessors their very lives.

Alora of Delawon is an alien princess who holds the key to the survival of mankind. With the women of the United Republic left barren by previous chemical warfare, Alora’s ability to bear humanoid children makes her the government’s most valuable commodity.

Together, Liam and Alora make the trek from the government’s safe house back toward the current capitol, fighting off raiders, survivalists, and an unexpected attraction to one another.

Will their desires put them in danger? Or, will their being together become more important than the mission?

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Release Blitz and Giveaway: Baller Made by Rie Warren

Monday, July 17, 2017

Today, I'm hosting a promo on Rie Warren's latest release, Baller Made (Bad Boy Ballers #3), as a part of the ongoing release blitz. Also find an excerpt and some teasers for your enjoyment. The giveaway includes a $25 Amazon GC, so don't forget to enter via rafflecopter below! Note that Baller Made is currently available on .99c only!!
Baller Made
Rie Warren
(Bad Boy Ballers #3)
Published: July 17, 2017
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35452946-baller-made

Bad Boy Ballers series finale! Includes an epic novella length epilogue for Rafe and Peyton, Brooklyn and Delaney, and Calder and Reggie!

The dark horse of the NFL. A superstar showgirl on the Vegas strip. Their desire is taboo in ways you can’t even begin to imagine.
Calder Malone. Black sheep. Bad boy. Kicked off the Reno Ravens and almost suspended from the NFL. The sexy center remains a fan favorite now that he’s playing for Carolina Crush. And what Calder wants more than anything is to prove his worth to the team that’s his last chance, the family he disgraced, and the one woman he fell in love with years ago.
Unfortunately the comeback kid isn’t a boy anymore, and the babe he wants was never his for the taking—for reasons that make him question his sanity.
Reggie isn’t just a Vegas showgirl, a pretty face. She’s an Air Force widow, a strong woman who’s piecing her life back together . . . And maybe the man she always thought was out of her league and completely off-limits just became fair game.
Off the field and offstage, what happens when Calder and Reggie don't stay in Vegas?

The Lady's Companion by Carla Kelly

Sunday, July 16, 2017

The Lady's Companion

Carla Kelly
Historical Romance
Published in 2012 (originally 1996)

H/h - David Wiggins/Susan Hampton
Setting: Regency.

Read in July, 2017.
My rating:


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The Lady’s Companion by Carla Kelly is the latest in her backlist I finished a few days ago. It was amazing, to say the least. A very heartwarming traditional regency with an sweet heroine, a superb hero made grand with Ms. Kelly’s beautiful storytelling.

I decided to bring The Lady’s Companion up my TBR pile because for a reason. A few months ago, I read another book by Ms. Kelly titled Marriage of Mercy, where the reviewers criticized the book for having almost the same storyline as this one. Marriage of Mercy is a later publication (2012) whereas The Lady’s Companion was first released in 1996. The whole notion definitely intrigued me. I was expecting a pretty same storyline with different names for characters, and I agree with them to a certain extent. However, the storyline itself was very different. I mean very, if you can excuse the first 2 chapters where the h Susan’s fate spin almost exactly like that of Grace’s. I would call it plagiarism had the later not also been Ms. Kelly’s publication. I still don’t know how can anyone say both had the same stories so I decided I’m just gonna ignore it and enjoy. Which I did thank you!

Susan Hampton, daughter to Sir Rodney, should’ve had an amazing life with balls and parties and dreams of suitors, marriage and her own family. But no thanks to her spendthrift father, it’s now all just that— a dream. Since her mother passed when she was young, Susan, now 25, had been living on her father’s extravagant, and very fantastical, dreams of this and that—a grand life with loads of money he’d win of these days. Sir Rodney’s gambling habit was so extreme that everyone knew him, and avoided him as much as possible. So far, he’d sold every single thing worth selling one by one to get the money needed. Not only that, he has to live like a peer of the realm that he was, which he does even if he can’t afford it. You can only imagine Susan’s shattered dreams as well as disillusionment.

Promo Spotlight and Giveaway: The Duke Meets His Match by Tina Gabrielle

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Today, I'm hosting a promo on Tina Gabrielle's latest historical romance release, The Duke Meets His Match (The Infamous Somertons #3), as a part of the ongoing VBT. Also find an excerpt and  teaser for your enjoyment. The giveaway includes a digital copy of An Artful Seduction and a $15 Amazon GC, so don't forget to enter via rafflecopter below!
The Duke Meets His Match
Tina Gabrielle
(The Infamous Somertons #3)
Published: July 10, 2017 by Entangled Scandalous
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35034940-the-duke-meets-his-match
The daughter of an infamous art forger, Chloe Somerton grew up poor. Desperate to aid her sisters, she’d picked a pocket…or two. Now circumstances have changed, and Chloe has a chance to marry a young, wealthy lord. Only his mentor—a dark, dangerous duke—stands in her way. The duke knows about her past, and she’ll do anything to keep him from telling.

The moment Michael Keswick, the Duke of Cameron, sees Chloe Somerton, he recognizes her as a fraud. The stunning beauty with sapphire eyes and golden hair now appears to be a proper lady, but he knows better. What begins as a battle of wills soon escalates into a fierce attraction. In Chloe, Michael finds peace from the memories of war, but he refuses to marry…and she won’t settle for anything less.

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