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Excerpt Tour & #Giveaway: Renegade’s Pride by B. J. Daniels

Posted March 8, 2017 by Sherri in Book Spotlight, Giveaways / 2 Comments

 Renegade’s Pride
Author: B.J. Daniels
Series: Cahill Ranch #1
Genre: Romantic Suspense, Western
Publisher: Harlequin Books
Release Date: February 28, 2017
Format: Paperback/eBook, 384 pages

Book Description:

The renegade cowboy returns

It’s been nine years since Trask Beaumont left Gilt Edge, Montana, with an unsolved crime in his wake, and Lillian Cahill has convinced herself she’s finally over him. But when the rugged cowboy with the easy smile suddenly shows up at her bar, there’s a pang in her heart arguing the attraction never faded. And that’s dangerous, because Trask has returned on a mission to clear his name and win Lillie back.

Tired of running, Trask knows he must uncover the truth of the past before he can hope for a future with the woman he’s never forgotten. But if Lillie’s older brother, the sheriff, learns that Trask is back in town, he’ll arrest him for murder. Now Trask is looking for a showdown, and he won’t leave town again without one—or without Lillie.

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He’d been in the mountains too long. His stomach rumbled at the thought of hot cooked food. Cloud cover blocked the silver moonlight, deepening the darkness over the pasture that stood between him and civilization. He took a step, then another, the tall grass whickering against his filth-crusted canvas pants as he moved. He said the words like a mantra: whiskey and a bath in a tub with hot water and real soap. It propelled him forward a few more steps be­fore he stopped again.

Nothing moved. Even the wind had stopped as if holding its breath. He might have thought he’d gone deaf if not for the tremulous thump of his heart.

It was on a night like this in 1967 that he’d first seen them. The memory was too fresh. He cursed himself for letting his thoughts take that particu­lar path.

“Don’t be a damned fool,” he said out loud, need­ing to hear something, even his own voice. “They aren’t out there.”

And yet every fiber of his being knew better. They were here again. It was his only thought as he turned and tried to run, knowing it was a fool thing to do in the dark in a pasture full of gopher holes.

He’d taken only a few strides when his foot dropped into a gap. He fell face-first, the weight of his heavy pack slamming him down hard into the earth. The fall knocked the wind out of him.

Sprawled in the dirt, he gasped for air as he heard them coming. It was the same swishing sound as be­fore, but this time there were two of them. He sucked in a ragged breath and tried to hold it.

Telling himself that maybe they wouldn’t see him if he stayed down, he waited. The waiting was too painful. He lifted his head just enough to peer over the tall grass. They looked larger than he remembered, their bodies hidden beneath the huge blinding-white space suits they wore. He could hear their breathing systems swishing in and out as they labored through the tall spring grass.

Ely thought he might be able to outrun them. He tried to slip off his backpack. It caught on his coat sleeve. Maybe if he could get to his pistol, but there wasn’t time.

He put his face against the cold ground and prayed they wouldn’t take him this time.

About B.J. Daniels

NYT and USA Today Bestselling author B.J. Daniels was born in Texas but moved with her family to Montana at the age of five. Her first home was a cabin in the Gallatin Canyon and later a lake house on Hebgen Lake outside of West Yellowstone.

Most of her books are set in Montana, a place she loves. She lives now in a unique part of the state with her husband and three Springer Spaniels.

When she isn’t writing, she loves to play tennis, boat, camp, quilt and snowboard. There is nothing she enjoys more than curling up with a good book.

B. J. Daniels’ TLC Book Tours TOUR STOPS:

Monday, March 6th: A Bookaholic Swede – excerpt

Wednesday, March 8th: Urban Girl Reader – excerpt

Friday, March 10th: Books and Spoons – excerpt

Monday, March 13th: Run Wright

Tuesday, March 14th: Book Reviews and More by Kathy – excerpt

Wednesday, March 15th: From the TBR Pile

Thursday, March 16th: Bewitched Bookworms – excerpt

Friday, March 17th: Stranded in Chaos

Monday, March 20th: Broken Teepee

Monday, March 20th:Stuck In Books – excerpt

Wednesday, March 22nd: Back Porchervations

Thursday, March 23rd: Books a la Mode – excerpt

Friday, March 24th: Moonlight Rendezvous

Monday, March 27th: A Chick Who Reads

Tuesday, March 28th: The Romance Dish – excerpt

Wednesday, March 29th: The Sassy Bookster

Wednesday, March 29th: Becca the Bibliophile

Friday, March 31st: A. Holland Reads – excerpt

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Book Spotlight & Giveaway: The Darkest Torment by Gena Showalter

Posted December 2, 2016 by Sherri in Book Spotlight, Giveaways / 2 Comments

 The Darkest Torment
Author: Gena Showalter
Series: Lords of the Underworld #12
Genre: Paranormal Romance
Publisher: Harlequin HQN
Release Date: June 1, 2016
Format: Paperback/eBook, 512 pages

Book Description:

New York Times bestselling author Gena Showalter returns with her most explosive Lords of the Underworld tale to date, about a fierce warrior on the brink of sanity who will stop at nothing to claim the exquisite human with the power to soothe the beast inside him… 

Driven to his death by the demon of Distrust, Baden spent centuries in purgatory. Now he’s back, but at what cost? Bound to the king of the underworld, an even darker force, he’s unable to withstand the touch of another…and he’s quickly devolving into a heartless assassin with an uncontrollable temper. Things only get worse when a mission goes awry and he finds himself saddled with a bride—just not his own.

Famed dog trainer Katarina Joelle is forced to marry a monster to protect her loved ones. When she’s taken hostage by the ruthless, beautiful Baden immediately after the ceremony, she’s plunged into a war between two evils—with a protector more dangerous than the monsters he hunts. They are meant to be enemies, but neither can resist the passion burning between them…and all too soon the biggest threat is to her heart.

But as Baden slips deeper into the abyss, she’ll have to teach him to love…or lose him forever.

“Gena Showalter is a romantic genius.” -San Francisco Book Review

“Showalter writes fun, sexy characters you fall in love with!” -Lori Foster, New York Times bestselling author

“The Showalter name on a book means guaranteed entertainment.” -RT Book Reviews

Buy Links:  Amazon • Barnes & Noble • Books a Million
Book Links: Goodreads

About Gena Showalter

Gena Showalter is the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of the spellbinding Lords of the Underworld and Angels of the Dark series, two young adult series--Everlife and the White Rabbit Chronicles--and the highly addictive Original Heartbreakers series. In addition to being a National Reader's Choice and two time RITA nominee, her romance novels have appeared in Cosmopolitan (Red Hot Read) and Seventeen magazine, she's appeared onNightline and been mentioned in Orange is the New Black--if you ask her about it, she'll talk for hours…hours! Her books have been translated in multiple languages.

She’s hard at work on her next novel, a tale featuring an alpha male with a dark side and the strong woman who brings him to his knees. You can learn more about Gena, her menagerie of rescue dogs, and all her upcoming books at her social links below.

Wednesday, November 30th: Reading Reality
Wednesday, November 30th: Reader Girls
Friday, December 2nd: Urban Girl Reader
Friday, December 2nd: Drey’s Library – excerpt
Monday, December 5th: Read Love Blog
Tuesday, December 6th: Books a la Mode
Wednesday, December 7th: From the TBR Pile
Wednesday, December 7th: Harlie’s Books
Friday, December 9th: Books that Hook
Monday, December 12th: Lampshade Reader
Monday, December 12th: Books Without Any Picture
Wednesday, December 14th: Mom in Love with Fiction
Friday, December 16th: The Romance Dish
Friday, December 16th: A Night’s Dream of Books
Monday, December 19th: Stuck in Books
Wednesday, December 21st: Snowdrop Dreams of Books
Friday, December 23rd: Stranded in Chaos
Monday, December 26th: 100 Pages a Day
Wednesday, December 28th: Written Love Reviews
Wednesday, December 28th: Lovely Reads

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Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: The Earl by Katharine Ashe

Posted October 27, 2016 by Sherri in Book Spotlight, Giveaways / 1 Comment
Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: The Earl by Katharine Ashe

Title: The Earl Author: Katharine Ashe Series: Devil’s Duke #2 Genre: Historical Romance, Publisher: Avon Books (Harper Collins) Release Date: October 25, 2016 Format: Print/eBook/Audiobook, 384 pages Book Description: How does a bookish lady bring an arrogant lord to his knees? Entice him to Scotland, strip him of titles and riches, and make him prove what sort of man he truly is. Opposites… Handsome, wealthy, and sublimely confident, Colin Gray, the new Earl of Egremoor, has vowed to unmask the rabble-rousing pamphleteer, Lady Justice, the thorn in England’s paw. And he’ll stop at nothing. Attract. Smart, big-hearted, and passionately dedicated to her work, Lady Justice longs to teach her nemesis a lesson in humility. But her sister is missing, and a perilous journey with her archrival into unknown territory just might turn fierce enemies into lovers. Print Buy Links:  Amazon • Barnes & Noble • Books-a-Million• Book Depository • IndieBound • Avon Print Digital Buy Links:  Amazon Kindle • B&N Nook • Kobo• iBooks […]


Book Spotlight & #Giveaway: United by Melissa Landers

Posted August 2, 2016 by Sherri in Book Spotlight, Giveaways / 0 Comments
Book Spotlight & #Giveaway: United by Melissa Landers

Title: United Author: Melissa Landers Series: Alienated #3 Genre: Young Adult, Romance Publisher: EverAfter Release Date: August 2, 2016 Format: Hardcover/eBook, 300 pages Book Description: After thwarting a deadly coup and saving the alliance between their worlds, Cara and Aelyx have finally earned a break. Their tiny island colony is everything they dreamed it would be―days spent gathering shells on the beach and nights in each other’s arms. But the vacation is short-lived. The treaty between Earth and L’eihr has awakened an ancient force that threatens to destroy them all. The Aribol, mysterious guardians charged with maintaining interstellar peace, deem the alliance a threat to the galaxy. They order a separation of the races, decreeing humans and L’eihrs must return to their own planets within the month or face extinction. In fact, they already have agents in place on Earth, ready to begin. With the clock ticking, Aelyx and Cara assemble a team of colonists […]


Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: Love, Alchemy by Eden Ashley

Posted July 11, 2016 by Sherri in Book Spotlight, Giveaways / 0 Comments
Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: Love, Alchemy by Eden Ashley

Title: Love, Alchemy Author: Eden Ashley Genre: New Adult Romance/Fantasy Release Date: July 1st, 2016 Format: eBook, 326 pages Book Description: Daveigh Little is no stranger to bad choices, but when one of them lands her in hot water, she finds herself on the run from a ruthless criminal who places a price on her head…and then there is Ethan. From the moment she first laid eyes on Ethan Remington, Daveigh knew there was something very different about him…she just didn’t know how different. With the habit of showing up exactly when she needs him the most, Ethan displays an uncanny intuition towards Daveigh’s whereabouts. But then the tables are turned and soon Daveigh realizes that it is Ethan who actually needs saving. Buy Links:  Amazon Book Links: Goodreads Excerpt Remington The rusted chains squeaked in rhythm with the swing’s low arc. Somewhere in the distance, a raven cawed. Leaves fluttered about in […]


Lyrical Press Contemporary Romances Tour, Excerpt & #Giveaway – Heartland by Sara Walter Ellwood

Posted June 30, 2016 by Sherri in Book Spotlight, Giveaways / 2 Comments
Lyrical Press Contemporary Romances Tour, Excerpt & #Giveaway – Heartland by Sara Walter Ellwood

Today’s tour is a Virtual Blurb Blitz Tour for Lyrical Press Contemporary Romances available June 24th from Lyrical Press. Urban Girl Reader is hosting Heartland by Sara Walter Ellwood but other tour stops will have excerpts from the other available books. Be sure to visit the other sites to increase your chance to win the Giveaway! Books available: READY TO FALL by Olivia Dade HEARTLAND by Sara Walter Ellwood HER UNEXPECTED AFFAIR by Shea McMaster HER AUSTRALIAN HERO by Margaret Way Title: Heartland Author: Sara Walter Ellwood Series: Singing to the Heart book #3 Genre: Contemporary Romance Publisher: Lyrical Shine Release Date: June 21st, 2016 Format: eBook, 135 pages Book Description: Sex, drugs, and country music. That was the lifestyle for Emily Kendall, a Texas girl who hit it big on the country music charts–until she found herself pregnant and battling addiction. Now out of rehab and seeking a new life for herself […]


Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: A SEAL’s Vow by Cora Seton

Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: A SEAL’s Vow by Cora Seton

Title: A Seal’s Vow Author: Cora Seton Series: The SEALs of Chance Creek #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance, Military Publisher: One Acre Press Release Date: June 7th, 2016 Format: eBook, 279 pages Book Description: After fifteen long, dangerous years in the service, Navy SEAL Clay Pickett is ready for his new mission: build a model sustainable community and show the world an exciting alternative to a consumption-based life. If that means he’s got a deadline to find a wife in order to win the reality TV show that’s filming his sustainable adventure, so be it. He’s got just the woman for the job in mind: beautiful, dedicated Nora Ridgeway. When Nora left her job as a school teacher in Baltimore to live a simpler, Jane Austen style life in Montana with her friends, she was relieved to escape the escalating threats of violence from an unknown student stalker, but she can’t help feeling she’s […]


Book Spotlight, Exceprt & #Giveaway: Falling For Sarah by Cate Beauman

Book Spotlight, Exceprt & #Giveaway: Falling For Sarah by Cate Beauman

Title: Falling for Sarah Author: Cate Beauman Series: The Bodyguards Of L.A. County #2 Genre: Romantic Suspense Release Date: October 15th 2012 Format: Paperback / eBook, 384 pages Book Description: Widow Sarah Johnson struggled to pick up the pieces after her life was ripped apart. After two years of grieving, she’s found contentment in her thriving business as photographer to Hollywood’s A-list and in raising her angel-faced daughter, Kylee… until bodyguard and long-time friend Ethan Cooke changes everything with a searing moonlight kiss. Sarah’s world turns upside down as she struggles with her unexpected attraction to Ethan and the guilt of betraying her husband’s memory. But when blue roses and disturbing notes start appearing on her doorstep, she has no choice but to lean on Ethan as he fights to save her from a stalker that won’t stop until he has what he prizes most. Buy Links:  Amazon • Barnes & Noble • iTunes • Kobo […]


Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: Dishoner Thy Wife by Belinda Austin

Posted June 13, 2016 by Sherri in Book Spotlight, Giveaways / 0 Comments
Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: Dishoner Thy Wife by Belinda Austin

Title: Dishonor Thy Wife Author: Belinda Austin Genre: Romantic SuspenseMystery Publisher: Gemma Halliday Publishing Release Date: June 13, 2016 Format: Paperback/eBook, 355 pages Book Description: A Psychological Thriller of Sexual Obsession and a Twisted Romance. Ronni and Brad have an arranged marriage. Six years ago, he broke off with his fiancée or else face jail time for getting the then underage Ronni pregnant, i.e. statutory rape. The couple has not slept together since. The spoiled Brad is resentful and can be verbally abusive to both Ronni and their daughter who he mostly ignores. Brad is not the only one trapped in an unwanted marriage. Ronni was a dirt-poor teenager when her grandfather forced her to marry the rich medical student. She is simply trying to make the best of a bad marriage until she can finish college and be able to support herself and Traci. One day after a medical conference, Brad returns home […]


Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: Planning for Love by Ellen Butler

Posted June 10, 2016 by Sherri in Book Spotlight, Giveaways / 0 Comments
Book Spotlight, Excerpt & #Giveaway: Planning for Love by Ellen Butler

Title: Planning for Love Author: Ellen Butler Series: Love, California Style #2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Publisher: Crimson Romance Release Date: January 26th 2015 Format: eBook, 2016 pages Book Description: Poppy Reagan is a Type A personality who runs her professional life with the precision of a Swiss watch. After catching her latest boyfriend cheating, she decides it’s time to take her dating life as seriously as she does her business. She swears off the bad boys and strategically maps out a plan to find an honest, attractive man to become her life partner. As she works her way through a summer of dates ranging from crazy to plain boring, she begins to wonder if her soulmate’s even on the same coast. Her foolish emotional spirit secretly yearns for the sexy Ohio dermatologist she met on a trip to Hawaii last year. The one who she insists is “just a friend,” because […]