Posts Tagged: contemporary

RELEASE DAY GIVEAWAY: TRAGIC by JA Huss

RELEASE DAY GIVEAWAY: TRAGIC by JA Huss

TRAGIC: Rook and Ronin, #1By J. A. HussNew Adult Contemporary RomancePublished May 15, 2013Science Future Press ABOUT THE BOOK Rook Walsh is TRAGIC Because life so far – just sucks. Some girls get parents. Rook got the foster care system. Some girls get Prince Charming. Rook got an abusive frog. Some girls get lucky… Rook got a second chance. And she took it. Because when fate throws you a bone – you grab it with both hands and run. Antoine Chaput knows the minute he spies Rook in his photography studio that she’s got The Look. The dark and desperate look he must have to land the exclusive TRAGIC media contract. Rook is paired up with top model, Ronin, and he’s everything her abusive ex-boyfriend wasn’t. Patient, gentle, happy, attentive, and sexy! He knows exactly what to do to make Rook blush for Antoine’s portfolio. Rook’s luck changes in an… Read more »

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EXCERPT: Plastic Hearts by Lisa De Jong

EXCERPT: Plastic Hearts by Lisa De Jong

Plastic Hearts  by Lisa De JongSeries: Hearts, #1Publication date: February 27th 2013Genre: New Adult Contemporary DESCRIPTION My life has always been safe. I like it that way. I grew up in a fake society where plastic hearts rule. If our hearts are made of plastic, they can never be broken. My parents have expectations and I do everything I can to meet them, even if it means giving up on my own dreams. Now, all I want is to be free to make my own choices. Dane Wright is everything I have been warned to stay away from. We met one night while I was with my perfect, parent-approved boyfriend and I haven’t stopped thinking about him. I don’t want to like him. I am doing everything I can to ignore his pull, but my heart seems to want what it cannot have, what it has never had. Can he measure up? He may think I am too good for him, but maybe he is too good for me. Life is a… Read more »

May 16, 2013 Uncategorized 0

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COVER REVEAL: Barbie World by Heidi Acosta

COVER REVEAL: Barbie World by Heidi Acosta

Barbie World  by Heidi AcostaSeries: Barbie Girl, #2  Publication date:  May 2013 Genre: YA Contemporary RomanceCover designed by MaeIDesign DESCRIPTION – BARBIE WORLD “One Night is all it took to change everything between Barbie and me. One night to potentially lose the girl of my dreams forever. How do I prove to her that she can trust me? That all I want to do is protect her carefully guarded heart. I need to prove to her that I want to be a part of her world. But How? ” Dylan lost Barbie once before, now he is determined more than ever to win her heart and trust back. Easier said than done, especially with the new hot guy in town who is in a rock band and is the complete opposite of Dylan. Barbie has been hurt beyond repair or so she thinks. It would be easier for heart to decide if she didn’t have to protect her little brother. And if Dylan would just… Read more »

May 15, 2013 Uncategorized 0

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COVER REVEAL: MORE by Clare James

COVER REVEAL: MORE by Clare James

MORE BY CLARE JAMES EXPECTED PUBLISH DATE: JUNE, 2013COVER BY by PhatPuppy Art   BOOK DESCRIPTIONOne summer.One chance to forget the past.One opportunity to make things right.There’s no denying the heat between Jules Taylor and Foster Sutton. They are two wild souls with a fire burning inside. Together, they create a hot and dangerous mix of emotion and lust.But after a terrible accident leaves one friend dead, Foster is bound by a secret that keeps him from getting closer to Jules. And he’s left with only one thing to offer her – friendship.For Jules, her relationship with Foster is getting old. He falls down and she picks him up, but they never move forward. Their occasional hook-ups are no longer enough, and Jules vows that this is her summer to forget Foster and find love. If it were only that easy.It seems fate is pushing Jules and Foster together at every… Read more »

May 13, 2013 Uncategorized 0

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GIVEAWAY and COVER REVEAL: Maverick by Anna Cruise

GIVEAWAY and COVER REVEAL: Maverick by Anna Cruise

Maverick  by Anna Cruise  Publication date: May 21st 2013Genre: New Adult Contemporary DESCRIPTIONKellen Handler is in deep. Ever since he can remember, he’s wanted to be a professional surfer. And he made it, rising to the top of the ranks, traveling the world and riding every break he’s ever dreamed of. His good looks and reputation for living on the edge—both in and out of the water—have made him an international superstar. But when his best friend dies in a tragic accident, Kellen wipes out big time, spiraling so badly that everything he’s worked for starts to disintegrate. Tour officials scramble to do damage control and demand he work with a public relations company to clean up his bad boy image. It doesn’t help that the person assigned to him, Gina Bellori, has her own demons associated with the surfing world. Against her better judgement Gina accepts the job and concentrates on repairing Kellen’s tattered reputation, despite his protests and despite the pain it causes her. With her past… Read more »

May 9, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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EXCERPT and GIVEAWAY: Different Roads by Lori L. Clark

EXCERPT and GIVEAWAY: Different Roads by Lori L. Clark

Different Roads by Lori L. Clark Publication: January 23rd 2013Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance DESCRIPTION It’s been said that when we look back over our lives, we are able to recognize the pivotal moments that in some way, shape, or form have led us to where we are today. When Jacqueline Carter is fifteen, she crosses paths for the first time with Seth Thomas, a young man who unwittingly alters the direction of her life forever. Jaq plans to break-up with her boyfriend on her sixteenth birthday. Instead, she is date-raped, and left emotionally broken. She builds a  wall around her heart and begins spiraling downward on a road filled with drinking, drugs and physical abuse.When Seth re-enters her life a few years later, the walls around her heart slowly come down and the two of them fall in love. Unfortunately sometimes, fate has other ideas, and we’re forced down a different road from which we initially set out. EXCERPT The only thing I heard was the unmistakable rumble of… Read more »

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Cover Reveal: Come What May by Faith Sullivan

Cover Reveal: Come What May by Faith Sullivan

Title: Come What May (Heartbeat #2) Author: Faith Sullivan Expected release date: June 4, 2013 Genre: Contemporary Romance Age Group: New Adult Book Description: Adam is through with love. He unravels blaming himself for what happened with Katie. His final moments with her echo through his nightmares. She owns him body and soul. To dull the pain, Adam invites a string of women into his bed. Fueled by alcohol and desperation, his meaningless hook-ups provide little comfort. When he closes his eyes, it’s Katie he sees. The only one who helps to ease his guilt somewhat is Jada. But as his new ambulance partner, Adam considers her off limits. He doesn’t want to get seriously involved with anyone, much less her. Yet he can’t stop fantasizing about the feel of her caramel skin against his. Despite his intentions, Adam’s bond with Jada deepens as they respond to a series of… Read more »

May 8, 2013 Uncategorized 3

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RELEASE DAY GIVEAWAY: Inhale Exhale by Sarah M. Ross

RELEASE DAY GIVEAWAY: Inhale Exhale by Sarah M. Ross

INHALE/EXHALEBY SARAH M. ROSSGenre: New Adult Contemporary BOOK DESCRIPTIONJillian had a plan: celebrate the end of her first year of college with an amazing summer full of beaches, barbeques, and bonfires. When her mom insists she needs a summer job, and her boyfriend spends more time with his band than with her, Jillian’s plans go down the drain. Grant had a plan: finish his Masters, get a great job at Google, and get the hell out of Georgia. He might be giving up some of the fun of his youth, but he knows his all work and no play method would be worth it when his dreams come true. But things never go according to plan. When temptation brings them together and tragedy tears them apart, Jillian and Grant will be forced to choose: fight for their dreams, or fight for each other. a Rafflecopter giveaway ABOUT THE AUTHOR Sarah… Read more »

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COVER REVEAL: Breaking the Reins by Juliana Haygert

COVER REVEAL: Breaking the Reins by Juliana Haygert

Breaking the Reins  by Juliana Haygert Publication date: August 2013 Cover designed by Okay Creations BOOK DESCRIPTION Horses, mansions, tea parties, and lies are twenty-year-old Hannah Taylor’s life. To others, her family and her relationship with Eric is perfect. But she knows the truth. She lives it.After a fire takes her grandma’s life and kills her horse, Hannah’s immaculate life spirals out of control. Her father disapproves of her decision to run her grandma’s ranch instead of focusing solely on learning the family business; Animal Control brings her Argus, a mistreated horse that she can’t turn away even though she’s not ready for another horse; and her boyfriend, Eric Bennett, a world famous polo player, becomes possessive and authoritarian. Despite her best efforts to disguise it, Hannah grows wary of him.Then, Leonardo Fernandes struts onto the polo scene. A cocky rookie with a messy life of his own, he’s drawn to Hannah… Read more »

April 25, 2013 Uncategorized 2

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