Posts Tagged: contemporary

COVER REVEAL: Not Your Fault by Cheyanne Young

COVER REVEAL: Not Your Fault by Cheyanne Young

Not Your Fault by Cheyanne Young Publication Date: September 12th 2013Genre: New Adult Contemporary DESCRIPTIONDelaney has a job she loves and a boyfriend who loves her. Working the night shift at a local gym has given her buns of steel and enough endorphins to deal with the ninth anniversary of her brother’s death. When a new owner takes over the gym, Delaney’s forgotten past comes somersaulting back at her. Kris Payne isn’t just her new boss, he’s her ex-boyfriend from high school and he’s got a smile that’s as cocky as he is gorgeous. Delaney has no business being attracted to the womanizing, muscular man from her past. She tries to ignore his flirtatious nature, and the fact that she has a boyfriend isn’t the thing she feels guilty about. In fact, being in a relationship bothers her a lot less than it should. After all, she can always ditch the boyfriend, but she can’t ditch Kris’ involvement in her brother’s death. About the author… Cheyanne is a native Texan… Read more »

August 2, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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COVER REVEAL: Torch by Cambria Hebert

COVER REVEAL: Torch by Cambria Hebert

 Torch by Cambria Hebert  Series: Take It Off Genre: New Adult Contemporary Release Date: August 23, 2013 Genre: New Adult Paranormal Romance. ***Note: Due to Sexual content and some language this book is recommended for readers 17+*** DESCRIPTION If you can’t take the heat… stay away from the flame.Katie Parks has been on her own since the age of fifteen. All she’s ever wanted is a place to call her own—a life that is wholly hers that no one can take away. She thought she finally had it, but with the strike of a single match, everything she worked so hard for is reduced to a pile of smoking ash. And she almost is too. Now she’s being stalked by someone who’s decided it’s her time to die. The only thing standing in the path of her blazing death is sexy firefighter Holt Arkain. Katie’s body might be safe with Holt… but… Read more »

August 1, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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EXCERPT: Now or Never by A.J. Bennett

EXCERPT: Now or Never by A.J. Bennett

Now or Never   by A.J. Bennett  Publication date: June 19th 2013 Genre: New Adult Contemporary DESCRIPTION Twenty-one year old Grayson Alexander finally breaks away from an abusive relationship and finds herself free for the first time in three years. Determined to enjoy her new-found freedom, Grayson is intent on sticking with ‘no strings attached’ relationships—one-night stands, and steamy sex. But she didn’t plan on Derrick. Her attraction to the sexy man in uniform quickly turns into an unhealthy relationship. They both try to resist the pull, but neither can stay away. When tragedy strikes, Grayson realizes it’s now or never—walk away or make it work. Now or Never by AJ Bennett EXCERPT Why was she acting like an idiot? He was just a guy; he probably didn’t even give her another thought after their brief eye gaze exchange. Once she got her drink, she made her way to the cream and sugar stand to grab a napkin and… Read more »

July 31, 2013 Uncategorized 0

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GUEST POST: Bittersweet Junction by Ivy Sinclair

GUEST POST: Bittersweet Junction by Ivy Sinclair

Bittersweet Junction by Ivy Sinclair Publication date: 2013Genre: NA Contemporary Romance DESCRIPTION Best friends once, lovers never, yet an attraction that can’t be ignored. Five years ago, Julia Bell walked away from her life the moment her high school diploma was in her hand. She left her family and friends behind to start over and escape the chokehold of small town life in Benton Hill. But an urgent call from her little sister brings Julia back to her hometown wholly unprepared for what awaits her. Ben Miller was always the nice guy. Just before high school graduation, he stepped out of that role hoping to capture the heart of the woman he loved. Instead, in quick succession he lost the girl, and the future he worked so hard to achieve. Even though Julia and Ben are drawn to each other, echoes of the past block them at every turn. Secrets are exposed, and reality needs to be dealt with if they can ever hope to… Read more »

July 28, 2013 Uncategorized 0

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REVIEW and GIVEAWAY: Touching Melody by RaShelle Workman

REVIEW and GIVEAWAY: Touching Melody by RaShelle Workman

Touching Melody  by RaShelle WorkmanSeries: Forever First #1 Publication date:  June 2013Genre: New Adult Contemporary BOOK DESCRIPTION Maddie Martin’s first weekend at college is nothing like she’s used to. It’s wild, like the wilderness on which the University of Bellam Springs sits. Roped into going to a frat party, she literally runs into Kyle Hadley. The boy she’s loved since she was nine. The boy she promised all of her firsts to. But that was before his father killed her parents.  Determined to stay away from him, she throws herself into her music. Practicing piano eases her heavy heart, calms the sadness, and pushes away images of Kyle’s face.  Until it doesn’t.  Her music professor asks her to play a duet for their annual Graduation Gala. Doing so means she’ll be assured another full ride scholarship. It’s an opportunity she can’t pass up.  But Kyle is the other half of the duet. And that means hours and hours of practicing.  Days and months of seclusion – just… Read more »

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GIVEAWAY: MANIC: Rook and Ronin by JA huss

GIVEAWAY: MANIC: Rook and Ronin by JA huss

ON SALE NOW! MANIC TRAGIC is over and Rook is ready for the future—Spencer Shrike and the STURGIS contract! It’s three months of body art modeling! That means three months of Spencer Shrike’s paintbrush all over her body, three months in front of Antoine’s camera, and three months of twenty-four hour filming for Spencer’s Biker Channel reality show. Wait a minute…what reality show? Maybe she should’ve read that STURGIS contract a little closer? 😉 Sure, Rook’s bank account is almost overflowing, but Ronin is angry, Clare is trying to escape rehab, Antoine is a worried mess, and Elise is just trying to hold everyone together. Her new family is about to fall apart before she even gets the chance to enjoy them. Add in a mysterious man from her past, a road trip to the famous Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, and a final show in front of the entire world where… Read more »

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REVIEW and GIVEAWAY: An Endless Summer by C.J. Duggan

REVIEW and GIVEAWAY: An Endless Summer by C.J. Duggan

An Endless Summer  (Summer #2)by C.J. DugganRelease Date: 07/17/13 Welcome to my stop on the An Endless Summer blog tour hosted by YA Bound Book Tours.  Click HERE to see the full blog tour schedule!  DESCRIPTIONSean looked out over the lake, squinting against the sunlight. He turned to me, his expression sobering as his eyes flicked over my face in a silent study.“Come on Amy, I saved you once, I’ll save you again.”I met his stare unflinchingly. “I don’t need saving.”A wicked grin formed slowly. “Don’t you?” After a rebellious summer night that almost claimed her life, Amy Henderson – the Onslow publican’s only daughter – is sent away to suffer a fate far worse than any other punishment: Boarding School. Three years on, a now nineteen-year-old Amy returns to Onslow for the summer. What once was a cauldron of activity with live bands, hot meals and cold beers, the Onslow Hotel now lies dark,… Read more »

July 19, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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REVIEW: Playing Patience By Tabatha Vargo

REVIEW: Playing Patience By Tabatha Vargo

Playing Patience By Tabatha Vargo  (The Blow Hole Boys)   New Adult Contemporary Romance ABOUT THE BOOK Sometimes all you need is Patience. Life’s been hard for Zeke. Being a punching bag for his alcoholic father has turned him into stone. Not even the dodgy trailer park he lives in can scare him. Fighting is his release and sex, drugs, and his guitar bring him peace, but deep down Zeke isn’t quite as hard as he makes himself out to be. When he meets Patience, she finds all his broken pieces and puts him back together, but she’s a ray of light in his shadowed life and the last thing he wants to do is bring her into his dark world. Playing careless is easy, playing the bad guy can be fun, but playing Patience is impossible, especially when she can see right through him. Zeke isn’t the only one… Read more »

July 18, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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RELEASE DAY and GIVEAWAY:Take Me Now by Faith Sullivan

RELEASE DAY and GIVEAWAY:Take Me Now by Faith Sullivan

Take Me Now  (Take Me Now, #1) Faith Sullivan Expected release date: July 16, 2013 Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Group: New Adult Ebook available at: Kindle | Nook ($2.99)  Book Description: How do you survive the internship from hell? Don’t fall in love. Ivy thought being a reporter-in-training at the Independent Gazette would be her dream summer job. Little did she know, interviewing Eric, a landscaper with a heart of gold, would derail her plans. It turns out Ivy’s boss, Lauren, has been eying his chiseled physique for quite some time. But at twenty-four, Eric already has a tragic past, one that he is still reeling from. Even though his ordeal turned him into some sort of local celebrity, it’s been a while since he’s shared his bed with anyone. When he comes to Ivy’s rescue out of the blue, it’s not long before the two of them start seeing each other… Read more »

July 16, 2013 Uncategorized 5

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