Posts Tagged: excerpt

Feb 03
Excerpt: The Taste of Apple Seeds by Katharina Hagena

Excerpt: The Taste of Apple Seeds by Katharina Hagena

As part of The Taste of Apple Seeds blog tour, I have an exclusive excerpt to share! I really enjoyed this book and if you’re a fan of magical realism this is one book you want to read! Synopsis: An international bestseller, The Taste of Apple Seeds is a story of love and loss that will captivate your heart. When Iris unexpectedly inherits her grandmother’s house in the country, she also inherits the painful memories that live there. Iris gives herself a one-week stay at the old house, after which she’ll make a decision: keep it, or sell it. The choice is not so simple, though, for her grandmother’s cottage is an enchanting place where currant jam tastes of tears, sparks fly from fingertips, love’s embrace makes apple trees blossom,… Read more »

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Feb 01
Nadia Simonenko’s Chasing Wishes Blitz: Excerpt + Giveaway

Nadia Simonenko’s Chasing Wishes Blitz: Excerpt + Giveaway

Title:Chasing Wishes Author: Nadia Simonenko Genre: Contemporary Romance / New Adult Publication Date: Winter 2014 Synopsis: “I wish I didn’t have to go home. I wish I was someone else — someone with a future…” For sixteen-year-old Nina Torres, it feels as if life is nothing but a dead end. Despised by her rich classmates and afraid that she’ll become just like her drug-addicted mother, Nina’s future seems to get dimmer every day. There is one bright spot in her life though… Sitting beside her one night, the only person in the world who cares about her makes a promise. No matter what happens — no matter how much Isaac’s wealthy family disapproves — he and his girlfriend Nina will be together forever. Fate plays a cruel trick on Nina,… Read more »

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Jan 21
Monica Murphy’s Savor Release Day Blitz: Excerpt + Giveaway

Monica Murphy’s Savor Release Day Blitz: Excerpt + Giveaway

Monica Murphy’s Savor is NOW available! I haven’t read this series, but a lot of friends have enjoyed them. I’m hoping to start them soon. Title: Savor Author: Monica Murphy Genre: Contemporary Romance Series: Billionaire Bachelors Club #3 Publication Date: July 08, 2013 Publisher: Avon Impulse Synopsis: New York Times bestselling author Monica Murphy concludes her sexy Billionaire Bachelors Club series with a fiery romance that refuses to be left at the office… Bryn James can’t take much more. Smart, sexy Matthew DeLuca is everything she wants in a man, but he’s also her boss—the youngest, hottest vineyard owner in the Napa Valley—and he doesn’t see her as anything more than his shy assistant. That’s all about to change. Armed with a hot new look and an attitude to match,… Read more »

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Jan 13
Excerpt: Maya Rodale’s The Bad Boy Billionaire’s Wicked Arrangement

Excerpt: Maya Rodale’s The Bad Boy Billionaire’s Wicked Arrangement

As part of the Maya Rodale blog tour, I have an exclusive excerpt to share! This sounds like such a fun read and it’s the companion to The Wicked Wallflower, but you don’t have to read Wallflower to enjoy this. Synopsis: (This is the contemporary version of The Wicked Wallflower.) The first installment of a sexy, whirlwind romance about a modern day heroine writing historical romance novels based on her romantic misadventures with the bad boy billionaire. Jane Sparks has accidentally announced her engagement on Facebook—to the infamous Bad Boy Billionaire, Duke Austen. As soon as it’s discovered that Jane and Duke barely know each other (One hot kiss at a party does not a relationship make), she’ll be humiliated. And then Duke does something Jane never expected. He plays… Read more »

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Jan 02
Excerpt: Lisa Desrochers’ A Little Too Hot

Excerpt: Lisa Desrochers’ A Little Too Hot

If January 21st can’t come soon enough never fear! I have an excerpt for Lisa Desrochers’s A Little Too Hot! It’s the third book in her A Little Too Far series and looks like another great book from Lisa. Synopsis: If you play with fire… Tossed out of college and cut off by her parents, Samantha West is in pretty dire straits. So when her rocker best friend hooks her up with a job dancing at a gentlemen’s club, who is she to turn it down? Plus, there are rules to dancing at Benny’s: No touching, keep your clothes on at all times, and never get closer than three feet. Unfortunately for Sam, her first private client makes her want to break every single one of them. Harrison Yates is… Read more »

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Dec 05
Excerpt: Toni Aleo’s Blue Lines

Excerpt: Toni Aleo’s Blue Lines

As part of the blog tour, I have an excerpt of Toni Aleo’s Blue Lines. Enjoy! Synopsis: Opposites do more than just attract in Toni Aleo’s latest Nashville Assassins novel about a very bad boy and the good girl he can’t resist. The instant Piper Allen sees Erik Titov, she wants him—wants his rock-hard body, sure, but the strength and mystery that lies behind that superstar hockey jock demeanor, too. So when he sidles up to her at a bar and slinks his arm around her waist, she’s lost. What follows is the wildest night of her life . . . followed by inevitable heartbreak the next morning. And then, a few weeks later, a very big surprise: two blue lines on a pregnancy test. Only a check to the… Read more »

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Dec 02
Kisses, She Wrote Release Day Blitz : Excerpt + Giveaway

Kisses, She Wrote Release Day Blitz : Excerpt + Giveaway

From award winning author Katharine Ashe, comes an enchanting Christmas novella about a shy but imaginative princess and the rakish Earl who could make all her wildest fantasies come true…. The Christmas season has never been so steamy. Handsome as sin and scandalously rakish, Cam Westfall, the Earl of Bedwyr is every young lady’s wickedest dream. Shy wallflower Princess Jacqueline Sensaire knows this better than anyone, because her dreams are full of the breathtaking earl’s kisses. And not only her dreams–her diary too. But when Cam discovers the maiden’s not-so-maidenly diary, will her wildest Christmas wishes be fulfilled in its pages . . . or in his arms? Excerpt “At least you won’t be at a significant disadvantage when you wed,” the princess said thoughtfully. “Disadvantage?” “There is . …. Read more »

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Nov 21
Excerpt: Cara Connelly’s The Wedding Date

Excerpt: Cara Connelly’s The Wedding Date

As part of the Cara Connelly’s blog tour, I have an excerpt for “The Wedding Date.” Enjoy! Synopsis: Julie Marone isn’t your ordinary matchmaker. Instead of setting up singles, she matches already-happy couples with their dream homes. It’s her calling. Her gift. And since she lost the other half of her own happy couple, it’s become her passion. Cody Brown isn’t your ordinary cowboy. Instead of roping runaway steers, he wrangles sick kids and strung-out junkies as an ER doc. It’s his job. His responsibility. And since his brother lost his wife to a drunk driver, it’s his mission. When Cody moves from Austin to Boston, he wants Julie to find him a condo, and fast. But she’s got issues with that. Because not only is Cody single, he’s a… Read more »

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Oct 31
Excerpt: Julia Quinn’s The Sum of All Kisses

Excerpt: Julia Quinn’s The Sum of All Kisses

As part of the blog tour, I have an excerpt of Julia Quinn’s The Sum of All Kisses. Enjoy! Synopsis: Hugh Prentice has never had patience for dramatic females, and if Lady Sarah Pleinsworth has ever been acquainted with the words shy or retiring, she’s long since tossed them out the window. Besides, a reckless duel has left this brilliant mathematician with a ruined leg, and now he could never court a woman like Sarah, much less dream of marrying her. Sarah has never forgiven Hugh for the duel he fought that nearly destroyed her family. But even if she could find a way to forgive him, it wouldn’t matter. She doesn’t care that his leg is less than perfect, it’s his personality she can’t abide. But forced to spend… Read more »

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Oct 02
Excerpt: Sharon Cullen’s Loving the Earl

Excerpt: Sharon Cullen’s Loving the Earl

I can’t say no to historical romance and Sharon Cullen’s Loving the Earl sounds like a fun read. I have an excerpt to share (the first chapter). Enjoy! Synopsis: Having vowed never to wed again, widowed viscountess Claire Hartford is about to do the unthinkable: travel unaccompanied across the continent in search of a lover. Her adventure begins sooner than expected, when she meets a magnificent cloaked stranger on her ship’s gangplank. He is Lord Blythe, a man whispered about in London’s ballrooms and drawing rooms, a scandalous rogue hell-bent on seduction. Nathan Ferguson curses the day he agreed to look out for his best friend’s wayward sister. The charismatic earl is traveling to Paris to uncover the truth behind his father’s death, but his desire for Claire threatens to… Read more »

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Sep 27
Excerpt: Lauren Layne’s Isn’t She Lovely

Excerpt: Lauren Layne’s Isn’t She Lovely

New Adult fans! You’ll want to add Lauren Layne’s Isn’t She Lovely to your TBR list! It sounds like a fun read and I have an excerpt to share! Synopsis: The rules are clear—until they’re broken. Lauren Layne puts a New Adult spin on Pygmalion, also the inspiration for Pretty Woman, and gives the classic love story its edgiest twist yet. “Who knew that pretending you’re not falling for someone would be so much more difficult than pretending that you are?” Stephanie Kendrick gave up her whole summer to ace her NYU film school screenwriting course, so she’s pissed to be stuck with a preppy, spoiled frat boy as her writing partner. Then again, with her piercings, black-rimmed eyes, and Goth wardrobe, Stephanie isn’t exactly Ethan Price’s type, either. He’s… Read more »

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Sep 26
Excerpt: A.J. Warner’s Love Interrupted

Excerpt: A.J. Warner’s Love Interrupted

I’ve been given an exclusive excerpt of A.J. Warner’s Love Interrupted! Enjoy! Synopsis: Logan Brooks and Andrew Eastin shared a once in a lifetime love. After losing her parents and overcoming many obstacles, she could not handle the possibility of losing him, too. She loved him enough to walk away, for both of their sakes. As tragedy strikes again, Logan is on a downward spiral. Andrew knows she needs protection from herself, and he needs to love her through it, even if only from a distance. When fate intervenes and allows them a second chance at love, will Logan and Andrew risk it? The Attraction is undeniable. The sexual tension, relentless. She is everything he has ever wanted. He sweeps her off her feet, renewing all that was lost. Andrew… Read more »

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