A huge bunch of the latest “Cocky Hero Club” series just went live too. Each one written by a different author, all standalones, but coincide with Penelope Ward’s and Vi Keeland’s Cocky Hero series in some way (like fun “appearances” by some of our favorite characters, like the hilarious goat). 😉 Very cool idea!
1.) I didn’t do much reading (or sleeping) this weekend, my mind is just racing and my heart is heavy and sad.
2.) I repotted my umbrella plant that’s been acting weird and just as I thought, it was definitely root bound. I hope this helps it.
3.) I gardened (which is very therapeutic for me). I planted two cherry tomatoes in a pot (just split in half) last weekend, and they sprouted so fast. That’s pretty incredible!
P.S. JUNE’S AMAZON FIRST READS SELECTIONS ARE UP!! Thanks for reminding me Tasha J!!
Tasha J: Looked up Prime first reads and seems like a pretty good selection this month. Opium and Absinthe is calling my name. And The Lending Library. Maybe Never Look Back. The editor really sold The Bone Jar, but I see there are plans for a 2 and 3 on GR and no reviews yet. Find Me has a pretty cover and doesn’t NOT sound intriguing. I just dk if I’m in the mood for the FBI agents thing in both that 1 and NLB. Hmmm. Decisions, decisions.
Maryse: Lots of police/detective/FBI thrillers on this month’s list. I love the thriller/sertial killer aspect, but I’m not in the mood for FBI stuff either, so I went with “Somebody Else’s Secret“. That sounds just right for me!!
Michelle: Big Mary Burton fan, I am so excited she has a book part of First Reads and havent read her in a few years. So I will be going with her book this time. This is the earliest I have made a decision for the First Reads.
LOOK WHAT JUST WENT LIVE !!!
- EXTENDED THROUGH JUNE!!! ➔➔➔ TWO MONTHS FREE KINDLE UNLIMITED DEAL!!! <— If you haven’t tried it yet, now’s your chance. 😲👏👏👏 WE ARE LOVING IT!
- Catch Me When I Fall by A.L. Jackson <— A.L. JACKSON ROCK STAR ROMANCE ALERT!! “...Emily’s entire existence was wrapped up in touring with her country-rock band Carolina George. What she never expected was to spend a passionate night with a gorgeous, tattooed stranger. Their chemistry was combustible. Their attraction irresistible. It was never supposed to follow her into the light of day…”
- Faking Bliss (The Moore Family Book 2) by Abby Brooks
- Baby Secret (Slade Brothers Book 3) by Alexis Winter
- Seraphim Academy 3: Fallen Kings by Elizabeth Briggs
- At First Sight: (inspired by “Aladdin”) (A Modern Fairytale) by Katy Regnery <— KATY REGNERY ALERT!!! Here’s a special note by the author herself about this one after a serious bout of writer’s block:
“…If only, I thought to myself, I could just write a novella. Short and sweet, it wouldn’t feel like too much. Maybe it would jumpstart my mojo again.
And that’s about when I remembered AT FIRST SIGHT.
When I opened up the document in late-April, I found an old outline from 2017, an updated concept from the summer of 2019 and not much in the way of writing.
Deciding to start fresh, I went back to the first novella, SHEAR HEAVEN, and re-read all the parts that included AT FIRST SIGHT’s heroine, HSH Valentina Yasmina De’Medici. And then I watched the 1992 cartoon version of Disney’s Aladdin.
And somewhere along the way, a new concept for AT FIRST SIGHT emerged, ready and willing to be written.
It only took me three weeks to write AT FIRST SIGHT, and I love it…”
- British Banger: A Hero Club Novel by Jennifer Woodhull
- Cruel Beloved: A Hero Club Novel by T.L. Smith
- Dirty Liar: A Hero Club Novel by Janice Whiteaker
- Doctor Heartbreaker: A Hero Club Novel by Kathryn M. Hearst
- Fateful Fighter: A Hero Club Novel by Kathy Coopmans
- Filthy Firefighter: A Hero Club Novel by Emma Louise
- Layover Lover: A Hero Club Novel by Jeannine Colette & Lauren Runow
- Master Manipulator: A Hero Club Novel by Nicole S. Goodin
- Brainy Bartender: A Hero Club Novel by Natalie Ann
- Pin-Up Pilot: A Hero Club Novel by Claire Raye
- If You Must Know (Potomac Point Book 1) by Jamie Beck
- Hard to Handle (The Play Hard Series Book 1) by K. Bromberg
- Forty Day Fiancé : A Fake Fiancé Romantic Comedy Standalone by Erin McCarthy <— SHE NEEDS A FAKE FIANCE BUT THERE’S A CATCH… “…Step One: the sexy, wealthy doctor I’ve been chatting up agrees to my plan–with a demand of his own. A baby. An actual ring. A for-real marriage and family. Turns out, there’s someone more bonkers than me. So Step Two: I now have forty days to convince my fake fiancé that we can’t be real...”
PREORDERS (going live soon!!! 😀 )
- Prince of Hearts: Nicco and Ari Duet #1 (Verona Legacy) by L A Cotton – June 2nd 2020
- Falling For Her (The Callahans Book 2) by Monica Murphy – June 2nd 2020
- The Lies That Bind: A Novel by Emily Giffin – June 2nd 2020
- A Song Below Water: A Novel by Bethany C. Morrow – June 2nd 2020
- The Persuasion by Iris Johansen – June 2nd 2020
- The Summer Deal: A Novel by Jill Shalvis – June 2nd 2020
- Igniting Darkness (Courting Darkness duology Book 2) by Robin LaFevers – June 2nd 2020
- A Dark and Stormy Knight (Victorian Rebels Book 7) by Kerrigan Byrne – June 2nd 2020
- Cutter (Laurel Springs Emergency Response Team Book 4) by Laramie Briscoe – June 5th 2020
- One Click Love (Hot in the City Book 2) by T. Gephart – June 5th 2020
- Lone Hearts (Lines in the Sand Book 6) by Lindsay Detwiler – June 6th 2020
- Taking His Shot (Hot Jocks Book 7) by Kendall Ryan – June 8th 2020
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