Guest Review: A Place Called Harmony by Jodi Thomas (+ a Giveaway!)

A Place Called Harmony

Tracy’s review of A Place Called Harmony (Harmony #8) by Jodi Thomas Desperate to escape his overbearing father, Patrick McAllen disappears with his bride, heading north to build a new town—discovering strength, honor and true love along the way. After drinking away the grief from his family’s death, Clint Truman avoids jail by taking a job in North Texas and settling down with a woman he vows to protect but never love—until her quiet compassion slowly breaks his hardened heart wide … [Read more...]

Books to Binge On: October 2014

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Holly: Another month, another bunch of books to make our bank accounts weep. You're welcome? (R: HA!) 1. Rowdy (Marked Men, Book 5) by Jay Crownover. After the only girl he ever loved told him he would never be enough, Rowdy St. James knocked the Texas dust off his boots and decided he was going to do everything in his power to live up to his nickname. Life was all about a good time, good friends and never taking much too seriously. Rowdy learned his lesson early on, when you care that … [Read more...]

Guest Author: Jodi Thomas talks about A Place Called Harmony (+ a Giveaway!)

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Today we have Jodi Thomas here to discuss her upcoming release, A Place Called Harmony. Once in a while in my career of forty books, there comes a story I know I have to write.  It waits like an impatient child in the back of my mind for its time to shine.  A PLACE CALLED HARMONY was one of those stories.  As I moved through the Harmony series, getting to know the people of Harmony, Texas, better with each book I knew that someday I’d tell the beginning of their town.  From the day I started … [Read more...]

Publisher Ellora’s Cave Sues Book Blog Dear Author #ChillingEffect

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I'm sure most of you have heard about this. For those who haven't, a quick recap. On September 14, Jane of Dear Author wrote a blog post titled The Curious Case of Ellora's Cave. She outlined the history behind the company - praising them for being one of the first e-publishers to offer authors and readers erotica-type content - then related news of their slow decline in management and business practices. Per Jane's article and the subsequent comments from EC authors, editors and cover … [Read more...]

Joint Review: No Attachments by Tiffany King

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Holly and Rowena's review of No Attachments (Woodfalls Girls, Book 1) by Tiffany King ** Recommended for ages 17+ due to sexual situations, language and mature subject matter **Ashton Garrison walked away from a privileged life in order to hide from the one thing she's not willing to face. She knows she left behind a trail of pain, but in the long run, her betrayal will hurt less than the truth. She now has one goal: Live life to the fullest with no regrets and no attachments. She has high … [Read more...]

Launch Day Blitz – Review + a Giveaway: He’s So Fine by Jill Shalvis

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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. Charter boat captain Cole Donovan has no problem with a gorgeous woman throwing her … [Read more...]

Guest Review: Mistletoe on Main Street by Olivia Miles

Mistletoe on Main Street

Tracy’s review of Mistletoe on Main Street (Briar Creek #1) by Olivia Miles Briar Creek's quaint shop windows, cozy homes nestled in snow, and neighborly residents are what Christmas dreams are made of--for everyone except Grace Madison. She left her hometown years ago to pursue a writing career. But when her father's death leaves his bookstore empty, Grace must return to face why she fled Vermont in the first place: Luke Hastings, who still heats her up like a shot of smoky whiskey on a cold … [Read more...]

Review: Make-Believe Wedding by Sarah Mayberry

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Holly's review of Make-Believe Wedding (Great Wedding Giveaway, Book 9) by Sarah Mayberry Everyone in Marietta, Montana, is in love and getting married - at least that’s the way it feels to Andie Bennett the night of the Valentine’s Ball. As she watches the man she’s loved from afar for half her life dance with another woman, Andie allows herself a moment of sheer fantasy as she fills out a stray entry form for the Great Wedding Giveaway. Andie channels years of fantasy and yearning for Heath … [Read more...]

Guest Review: Love and Blarney by Zara Keane

Love And Blarney

Tracy's review of Love and Blarney (Ballybeg #2) by Zara Keane Married in Manhattan… Ruairí MacCarthy abandoned his life in New York to deal with a family crisis in Ireland. Twelve months later, he’s traded his three-piece suits and Wall Street career for jeans and a job managing his family’s pub in Ballybeg. When his estranged wife bursts back into his life looking for reconciliation, Ruairí must decide if home is where the heart is. …True Love in Ballybeg. Jayme King wants Ruairí … [Read more...]

Weekly Winners Wrap Up

Congratulations to the winner of the print copy Shatter by Erin McCarthy Sue G.         You will be notified by email to claim your prize. Be sure to check back every Sunday to see if you’re a winner in any of our giveaways! … [Read more...]

Review: Against the Cage by Sidney Halston

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Holly's review of Against the Cage (Worth the Fight, Book 1) by Sidney Halston In her Loveswept debut, Sidney Halston turns up the heat as a sexy cage fighter shows a former bookworm how delicious a few rounds between the sheets can be. For Chrissy Martin, returning to her Florida hometown always seems to bring bad luck. The day starts with a breakup text, followed by a jailhouse phone call from her troublemaker brother. Now a routine traffic stop has ended with her accidentally punching an … [Read more...]