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Remember When by Lindsay Detwiler New Release + Giveaway!

NEW BOOK RELEASE!
A single moment can change everything…
but can love help us survive?
Remember When
REMEMBER WHEN
Lindsay Detwiler
Genre: Romantic Drama
Publisher: Hot Tree Publishing
Publication Date: April 29, 2017
A single moment can change everything… but can love help us survive?
This wasn’t how it was supposed to be…
Settled into married life, Jessica and Todd think they have so much time… until everything comes to a halt on a snowy back road. When they find themselves in a life or death situation, with rescue seeming impossible, they cling to the only hope they have left: their love for each other.
As Jessica and Todd fight for survival, their connection carries them through the biggest challenge of their lives. Memories and regrets swirl around the couple as they finally take a moment to reflect on what really matters.
There’s one big, icy question that haunts them, though: Is this where their story will end?
“This book took my breath away, squeezed my cold heart, and moved me to tears more than once…”
– DJ Sakata, Goodreads Reviewer
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“It’s going to be hard to put into words how much I loved this book. This author has become one of my must read authors since the first book I read of hers.”
– Amy, Goodreads Reviewer

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About Lindsay Detwiler

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An English teacher, an author, and a fan of anything pink and/or glittery, Lindsay’s the English teacher cliché; she love cats, reading, Shakespeare, and Poe.
She currently lives in her hometown with her husband, Chad (her junior high sweetheart); their cats, Arya, Amelia, Alice, and Bob; and their Mastiff, Henry.
Lindsay’s goal with her writing is to show the power of love and the beauty of life while also instilling a true sense of realism in her work. Some reviewers have noted that her books are not the “typical romance.” With her novels coming from a place of honesty, Lindsay examines the difficult questions, looks at the tough emotions, and paints the pictures that are sometimes difficult to look at. She wants her fiction to resonate with readers as realistic, poetic, and powerful. Lindsay wants women readers to be able to say, “I see myself in that novel.” She wants to speak to the modern woman’s experience while also bringing a twist of something new and exciting. Her aim is for readers to say, “That could happen,” or “I feel like the characters are real.” That’s how she knows she’s done her job.
Lindsay’s hope is that by becoming a published author, she can inspire some of her students and other aspiring writers to pursue their own passions. She wants them to see that any dream can be attained and publishing a novel isn’t out of the realm of possibility
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Lyrics Heart & Soul (Sistas #2) by Anne Marie Citro Blog Tour + Giveaway

Ryder thought he was going to lose his mind.
Instead Francesca helped him find his heart & soul
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LYRICS HEART & SOUL
Anne Marie Citro
Series: Sistas Book 2
Genre: Contemporary Romance, New Adult Romance
Publication Date: December 4, 2016
One of America’s most reclusive rockers, Ryder Vaughn, gets an unusual sentence handed down to him. The judge, hoping to teach him the value of human life, sentences him to ten months of community service at Reach Within Centre for individuals with special needs. Ryder is convinced that, if he isn’t crazy already, he will be by the time his sentence ends. However, his only other option forfeits his band’s livelihood.
Five minutes after stepping into the centre, his entire life changes when he meets a gorgeous, little spitfire who will challenge everything he has ever believed about himself and the world around him.
Francesca’s devotion has always been to her family, friends, and the job she is passionate about. Her life hasn’t been easy. She sacrifices a lot for the ones she loves and for her dream to visit Italy.
Then Francesca finds herself in a desperate situation, and the tattooed beast who is serving his debt to society must save the headstrong woman from a secret that could destroy her. In turn, Francesca teaches Ryder, if you love something enough, it’s worth fighting for.
Ryder knows he isn’t worthy of love, but this incredible beauty makes him want it.
Ryder can save Francesca from her secrets, but can she save him from his? Is Ryder strong enough to endure the kids she loves and her crazy Italian family?
Ten months can fly by or it can last an eternity.
“This beautifully written novel weaves a story of courage, independence and redemption while pulling on your emotional heart strings through music.”
– Annette Cosentino, Amazon Reviewer
“What I love about Citro is she puts so many beautiful life lessons in her books. This one focused a lot on special needs children and how everyone, especially those who are the hardest, need and deserve love”
– Kristin Campbell, Goodreads Reviewer

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Other Books by Anne Marie Citro

Don’t miss the other books in the Sistas series:
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UNDER HER WINGS
Series: Sistas Book 1
Have you ever wondered why you were so lucky? Then you wake up to find every you cherished is gone. You don’t fit into your life without the people who defined it. So, you run. You run as fast and as far as you can. Then you smash into them!
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“This book is for the hopeless romantic, who believes everyone should get their happy ending. Even when happiness seems unattainable.”
– Amazon Customer, Amazon reviewer
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THICKER THAN BLOOD
Series: Sistas Book 3
Can Caden put aside all of the hurt he suffered because of Dakota while trying to save her life? Dakota could die but she needs answers before she goes. Can she trust the man she thought would always be hers? Fate has a way of making you see the truth.
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About Anne Marie Citro

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Anne Marie Citro grew born and raised in the greater Toronto area of Ontario, Canada. She grew up in a large, loving family. Anne Marie is married to a very patient man. He is the love of her life. They have four very cool sons, and the girls they brought into their family that have become daughters of her heart. She has been blessed enough to finally have a beautiful granddaughter after four sons. She has her own personal gaggle of girlfriends, who enrich her life on a daily basis and make her laugh. Caesar Friday is her favorite day of the week. Caesars with the girls and date night with her hubby. She works with special-needs teenagers, that have taught her how to appreciate life and see it through gentler eyes.
Anne Marie was encouraged by her husband to follow her lifelong dream to write. She loves the characters that take over imagination and haunts her dreams. She loves the arts and she has tried her hand at painting, wood sculpting, chainsaw carving, wood burning, metal and wire sculptures. Yes, her husband is a very patient man! Anne Marie is an avid reader and enjoys about three books per week. But nothing makes her happier then riding on the back of her husband’s Harley and throwing her arms out and feeling the wind race by. Anne Marie and her husband take a few weeks every year to travel to spectacular destination around the world. Anne Marie is excited and can’t wait to see what the next chapter holds for her life.
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Follow the book tour from May 25 – June 7, 2017.
Discover more features, excerpts, reviews, interviews, fun facts and other extras on the tour.
To check the latest tour schedule, visit the Lyrics Heart & Soul Book Page at Book Unleashed.
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All The Way by M. Mabie New Release & Review

“I was going to keep my word, but I was also keeping her.”—Cord Taylor

All the Way is LIVE!

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A contemporary romance with a mouthy redhead and a sexy, charming hero. Swoon. Laugh. Fall in love.

synopsis

I’m a man’s man. A bro. A pal. A dude. And I love women.

Am I a saint? Far from it.

Do I go out with a lot of women? You’re damn right.

I date them all. Shy. Loud. Too busy. Lonely. High maintenance. No confidence. No filter. Bad habits. Naive. Beautiful ones. Pretty ones—and believe me there is a difference, but that’s another soap box. Point is, I don’t discriminate.

What do I get out of it? Knowledge. I want to be prepared, adept, and ready.

I might find the perfect woman for me today or a few years from now, but I won’t stop until I do. Then when The One comes along, I’ll be ready to go the distance.

Ready to go all the way.

I’m Cord Taylor, and, lady of my dreams, I’m coming for you.

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5-star-a

Why, oh, why, have I waited this long to read something by M. Mabie!!! I love this woman and her sense of humor! A book hasn’t made me laugh this hard in a very long time. I LOVED the story and the characters!!!! I would give this book a MILLION STARS!!!!

Cord had me hooked from the very beginning of the book. He likes women, but he isn’t the typical manwhore. He does have a purpose for dating so many women, and this man dates every kind of woman. He’s looking for his soulmate. He wants to be ready when he finds her.

 

“When I meet the perfect woman for me, I want to be prepared, adept, and ready. You don’t skip kindergarten to grad school. You progress. You pick up things as you go. What better way to get to know my future wife—while I’m waiting for her—than by educating myself about the fairer sex the best way I can.” ~Cord

 

He knows she is out there even if his friends say he is too picky. He can’t help that no woman has had “that special chemistry.” All that changes when Dana walks into his coffee shop. He is completely tongue-tied. He sees nothing but her…her red hair and her lips. You will come to learn that Cord really loves her lips. She walks out without him getting her number, but he has hope because her sister works for him. Not only that, her best friend is marrying his best friend. Rueben has been trying to keep her away from Cord because of his dating history, and he doesn’t want there to be issues when Cord’s attention wanes, and he finds something wrong with her. Cord does agree not to go after her until after the wedding, but that doesn’t stop him from trying to be around her. I, mean, seriously, he has to get to know her asks her out, right?

Dana’s dating life is a walking disaster. She has a horrible track record. She is attracted to the hot, sexy ones who are jerks. So, she has decided to turn over a new leaf and find a sweet, cute, stable, and safe guy to settle down with. Too bad her libido didn’t give her brain that memo, especially when she lays eyes on Cord. She decides to give up her old dating habits but after she goes out with a BANG with one night with Cord…if she could just get him to sleep with her. Why is he resisting her????

OMG…these characters are CRAZY and REAL, but I totally loved them. They are people I want to be friends with!!!! When they attempt to discover more about each other, they stalk each other on social media and through their friends just like they would have done in high school. I LOVED it!!!! Their senses of humor kept me laughing. There were times I was glad I wasn’t drinking or eating something, if I was, I would have spit it everywhere. It’s not all humor, there is some angst, especially with Dana’s jaded view of men. Never fear…Cord is doing everything he can to dispel the myth that all hot men are like that! Speaking of sexy, the chemistry is INSANE. I don’t think I have ever wanted two people to just sleep with each other!

I loved the sweetness to this book as well! I enjoyed the friendship that developed between Dana and Cord, although usually there was a lot of sexual innuendo. As they were getting to know each other, I was getting to know them as well. I loved the secondary characters too, especially, Nolan, Rueben, and Nolan’s son, Trevor. If you can believe it, all three of these loveable guys helped raise Trevor, and he’s a great kid!

 

I highly recommend reading this one, and buckle up and enjoy the ride of Cord catching his “elusive unicorn,” as Rueben calls Cord’s quest for the perfect woman! On an endnote, I have just bought the ebook for my BFF!!!

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Wrecked by Luke Prescott Cover Reveal

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WRECKED

By Luke Prescott

Release Date – June 23rd

Cover Design By – Bite Me Graphic Design

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Blurb:

Asher Kilby is a mechanic who’s dream is to have his own garage. He’s

fiercely protective, sexy, and getting dirty doesn’t just happen in the

garage.

Payton Hudson comes to work at her dad’s garage after moving across the

country. She’s beautiful, captivating, and holding a world of secrets.

When these two meet there’s an instant attraction that can’t be denied.

Even though Asher tries to stay away, because the boss’s daughter is off

limits, it doesn’t happen. He knows what he wants, and it’s Payton.

Feelings start to get involved. Sex becomes all consuming. Emotions are

extreme.

When everything they thought they knew falls apart. One may be relieved.

The other completely wrecked.

About The Author:

Luke Prescott grew up in New York, where he still lives today. He likes to

fish, work on his Jeep and cheer on the best damn team in the NFL, the

Giants. He spends his days getting his hands dirty and his nights using his

dirty mind.

Writing is a new-found interest for him. Realizing how sexy the written

word can be, his imagination took over. He’s got plenty to tell and looks

forward to sharing it.

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Completely Captivated by A.D. Justice New Release + Review

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Aaron Rivers

Christa was the exact opposite of every woman who’d shared my bed for a night.
All I could think about was getting to know her intimately. She completely captivated me.
Then, as usual, I screwed up everything. My life. Her life. Our love.
Now her old crush is back in town, and he set his sights on Christa. But she’s mine. I’ll be damned if he gets her.
I will win her back before he wins her over.

Christa Lanes

Aaron breezed into my coffee shop and right into my heart. He was gorgeous, confident, and sexy.
Out of all the women who threw themselves at him, he wanted me.
Against my better judgment, I took a chance. Then he took our new life away.
When I was at my darkest, my lifelong friend Jared pulled me through, only to tell me he wants to take Aaron’s place.
But can I give my heart to Jared when Aaron already stole it?

 

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5-star-a

Completely Captivated had me completely captivated from the very first pages. Although, A.D. Justice broke my heart in the beginning, she did slowly put the pieces back together again just as she does with Aaron and Christa.

 

“I’m not giving your love back to you, Aaron. You’re taking your love away from me.” ~Christa

 

As I said, the book begins in heartbreak. Christa thinks she’s found the love of her life, only to have him break her heart. You might think this is the end of the story, but it’s only just the beginning. As soon as he has made his decision, he immediately begins questioning it. One of the reasons I love A.D. Justice is that she adds a bit of mystery to her stories. There is a mystery as to why Aaron has made the decision to leave Christa. Thankfully, he will soon realize his mistake and begin trying to rectify it before he loses everything that is precious to him.

 

“He watched in slow motion as she reached up, wrapped her small fingers around his large ones, and dragged his hands off her face. The immediate emptiness slammed into him, driving deep into his core. He was losing her, losing his love, possibly even his destiny. Something vitally important was gone instantaneously, something he feared he’d never feel again.” ~Aaron

 

While I hated the heartache, I loved the story of their romance told in the first half of the book. I was not the biggest Aaron fan. He came across as an egotistical manwhore, BUT Christa changed all of that. To give the devil his due, he was honest about who he was. He didn’t try to hide it from the women or to us, readers. And, I just love when a woman brings a man to his knees. Christa has had her share of pain as well, but she seems to be determined to make her life better. As I read more, I realized Aaron had his share of insecurities. His past really affected his present relationships. Where he was dark, Christa was light.

 

“She was the light in his dark, dreary world, and he was extinguishing her flame. He couldn’t shake the feeling that was good and pure, and he was the exact opposite. The sins of his past wouldn’t let him forget what he’d done. When it came to his personal relationships, his judgment had been clouded, his heart jaded. He couldn’t trust his decisions or feelings, and he’d learned to bury them over the years.”

 

With the second half of the book, Justice takes us on Aaron’s quest to get Christa back. But, he will have some competition with Jared, Christa’s childhood friend. This is where it gets really good. Add in the mysterious character who is narrating the first chapter, and you won’t be able to put it down. She is a character in her own right, “buttercup.” This is a well-written romance with all the feels, both sadness and joy. The characters are extremely well-developed. Characters aren’t who they seem in the beginning. I highly recommend this one by A.D. Justice. I’m hoping we will be getting Allie’s story next….fingers crossed.

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A.D. Justice is the USA Today best selling author of the Steele Security Series (Wicked Games, Wicked Ties, Wicked Nights, Wicked Intentions), the Crazy Series (Crazy Maybe, Crazy Baby), the Dominic Powers series (Her Dom, Her Dom’s Lesson), the Immortal Obsessions series (Immortal Envy) and two stand-alone books, Just One Summer and Intent.

When she’s not writing, she’s spending time with her own alpha male character in their north Georgia mountain home. She is also an avid reader of romance novels, a master at procrastination, a chocolate sommelier, a twister of words, and speaks fluent sarcasm. An avid animal lover, A.D. Justice has three horses, two dogs, and one cat.

While the primary focus of her books have been romantic suspense, she has plans to expand into different sub-genres of romance. Stay tuned to read what she has in store for you!

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Ruckus (Sinners of Saint #2) by L.J. Shen Release Blitz

Title: Ruckus
Series: Sinners of Saint #2
Author: L.J. Shen
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Release Date: May 26, 2017
Rosie
 
They say that life is a beautiful lie and death a painful truth. They’re right.
No one has ever made me feel more alive than the guy who serves as a constant reminder that my clock is ticking.
He is my forbidden, shiny apple.
The striking fallacy to my blunt, raw, truth.
He is also my sister’s ex-boyfriend.
One thing you should know before you judge me;
I saw him first. I craved him first. I loved him first.
Eleven years later, he waltzed into my life, demanding a second chance.
Dean Cole wants to be my bronze horseman. My white knight has finally arrived. Hopefully, he isn’t too late.
 
Dean

They say the brightest stars burn out the fastest. They’re right.
She sets my mind on fire.
All smart mouth, snarky attitude and a huge heart.
In a world where everything is dull, she shines like fucking Sirius.
Eleven years ago, fate tore us apart.
This time, I fucking dare it to try.
Getting to her is a battlefield, but man, that’s why they call me Ruckus.
Rosie LeBlanc is about to find out how hard I can fight.
 
 
And conquering her will be the sweetest victory.
L.J. Shen resides in sunny California with her husband, son, chubby cat and wild, wild dreams.Her passion is to write badass stories, sushi, UFC and her awesome family and friends (not in this order, though. Obviously, sushi comes before writing. Oh, and also the family part.)

She spend the first half of her twenties traveling the world and is now paying all the fun with extra shifts in front of her MacBook. Feel free to contact her on her Facebook page. She loves to hear from her readers.


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Fire in the Stars (Steel Souls #2) by Nikki Groom Cover Reveal

Title: Fire in the Stars (Steel Souls, #2)

Author: Nikki Groom

Release Date: June 19, 2017

Cover by Hart & Bailey Design Co.

Genre: MC Romance

Synopsis

When Sadie Foster’s world collided with Ramsey Dalton, she never expected to find herself in the middle of a vicious war between two motorcycle clubs. Caught in a web of secrets and lies, Sadie begins to question everything about herself, and her life.

Ramsey is struggling to keep it together. With the conflict between the Steel Souls and The White Wolves coming to a head, Sadie’s life isn’t the only one at risk. Pulled in all directions, Ramsey is torn between his feelings for Sadie, and his ability to keep everyone he cares about safe from harm.

Uncovering a new reality at every turn, Ramsey and Sadie are pushed to their very limits and forced to evaluate everything they know to be true. But things are not always as they seem. And knowing who to trust can mean the difference between life and death.

There’s no denying the chemistry between them, and it seems their paths were always destined to cross. But is their connection strong enough to withstand the storm?

Because the reality is, there’s no war without passion, and no love without loss…

 

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About the Author

Nikki Groom is a hopeless romantic, lover of all things happily ever after and firm believer that love makes the world go around.

In her spare time, you will find Nikki laughing with her very treasured family, walking with her beloved dog in the hundred acre wood or curled up in a cosy corner with words and wine.

She lives in East Sussex with her husband and two children. Having turned her hand to many things over the years, Nikki is now proud to add ‘author’ to that list.

Having always been a dreamer, Nikki’s imagination stretches far and wide, which enables her to get lost in faraway places and imaginary people.

Nikki loves to chat, especially about books! You can find her here…

 

 

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