<— SATURDAY BREAKING NEWS UPDATE!!! KRISTEN ASHLEY UPCOMING UNREQUITED LOVE SURPRISE!!! The Hookup (Moonlight and Motor Oil Series Book 1)!! She’s got a surprise new book up for pre-order and it’s coming out pretty soon. 🙂 She’s really into him… but he has her at arm’s length because he’s in love with someone else that broke his heart…
“…Whoever was up next would be runner up, second best. Knowing the stakes, Izzy will take what she can get from the gentleman that’s Johnny Gamble. And even knowing his heart might never mend, Johnny can’t seem to stay away from Izzy.
Until out of nowhere, his lost love comes back to town. He’s not going back, but Johnny still knows the right thing to do is let Izzy go.
And Izzy knew the stakes…”
Oooooh Friday the 13th and during Halloween month. How apropos!!! 😀 And!! Today’s Friday Finds list is fully loaded, PLUS TWO dark duets are now complete.
<— Like that one there to the left. 😉 Oh I already hear Jean and MichelleS squeeeeeeeeing. *snort* We got a little bit of everything on today’s list. I’m quite pleased with it!
P.S. HERE’S SOME BIG NEWS!!! NEW WATERPROOF KINDLE coming this month!!! Not a trick but definitely a treat!!!! Reading in my bubble bath… here I come!! ➔ All-New Kindle Oasis E-reader – 7″ High-Resolution Display (300 ppi), Waterproof, Built-In Audible, 32 GB, Wi-Fi ➔➔➔➔➔
TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT ELSE WE FOUND!!
- Holding Onto Forever (The Beaumont Series: Next Generation Book 1) by Heidi McLaughlin <— HEIDI McLAUGHLIN’S LATEST FOOTBALL STAR IS LIVE!!! Sounds goooooood and angsty!!! “Noah is where he’s dreamed of being – starting QB for Portland Pioneers. Together, with his model girlfriend by his side, life can’t get much better. Except that standing in his path is Peyton Powell-James, his life-long friend and the one woman he can never have…”
- Loving Storm (Ashes & Embers Book 5) by Carian Cole <—CARIAN COLE’S LATEST IS LIVE!!! The author says: “Please note: Loving Storm is a novella that gives an extended look into Storm and Evie’s future. It is best read after reading Storm (and also Vandal, Lukas, and Talon, as those characters have short cameos in this book)”. :D!!!! ANDDDD!!! Many in our book crew absolutely loves THIS SERIES!!! I’ve one-clicked a few and am soon to jump in, myself! Here’s the series reading order.
- Tarnished Crown by Erin Watt <— ERIN WATT ALERT!!! Oooooh “The Royals” series by Erin Watt has free bonus content on Wattpad!!!! The author says:
“Tarnished Crown takes place in the Royals timeline between Twisted Palace & Fallen Heir, but is purely bonus content – a thank-you to our incredible fandom! If you haven’t read it yet, it’s available in it’s entirety via Wattpad…”
- Someone Like You by Brittney Sahin <— LIVE!!! HE’S A FORMER SEAL & HER ONE NIGHT STAND ALERT!! “He was a nameless guy in a bar–a man Grace couldn’t get out of her head… A week later, she came home to find him sweaty and shirtless with a tape measure in hand, remodeling her loft…”
- Hail Mary by Nicola Rendell <— FOOTBALL STAR ALERT!! And “etsub” recommends it!
etsub: Hail mary by nicola is an amazing read. Loved the writing, loved the characters and everything with in the story.
- The Sect (Wicked Trinity Book 1) by Courtney Lane <— DARK READ ALERT!!! Lisa & Tessa loved it and it’s super-bargain priced right now!
Tessa: I’m reading The Sect by Courtney Lane. I was reading it last night and I was on wonderous antihistamines, yet it was so twisty, I didn’t want to stop reading and stayed awake two hours after taking it! I had to read something light for a few minutes before falling asleep.
Lisa: The Sect (Wicked Trinity #1) by Courtney Lane. It’s dark and dirty and strange – and yummylicious!!!
Tessa: …I am getting a sick and twisted pleasure of reading everyone’s reaction to The Sect on GR. *grins* I need more reaction people!
- Monster (A Prisoned Spinoff Duet Book 2) by Marni Mann <— LIVE!!! MARNI MANN DARK READ DUET CONCLUSION ALERT!!! Relief is in sight!! Ohhhh I remember how excited and how much everyone loved book #1 in this duet. And now it’s complete!! P.S. Here’s book #1 ➔ Animal (A Prisoned Spinoff Duet Book 1) <— UPDATE BY AUTHOR MARNI MANN (late last night) regarding book #1 (“Animal”) being temporarily unavailable on Amazon. Marni Mann Author: “We’ve been in touch with amazon and hopefully it will be back up for sale some time tomorrow.” I’ll keep you updated. 🙂
Jean: Oh guys, I’ve been meaning to mention how much I am LOVING Animal by Marni Mann! IT IS BETTER THAN PRISONED! And, you don’t have to read Prisoned first to read this one! I started it yesterday at lunch, read all night after work, and am at 75% now. Finishing it up at lunch. Can you say total mindf*%kery?!?! Wow, just wow!
Jean: YOU GUYS! I AM FREAKING OUT! JUST FINISHED ANIMAL AND YOU HAVE TO READ IT! THAT ENDING! THAT EPILOGUE! WTF?!?! *OK, DONE RANT*
MichelleS: ANIMAL – OMG – what the ever loving heck is that? That is calling my name so I can go back and figure it out. Who was it that read that book? It’s CRAY-ZEE
Jean: Favorite book for March without a doubt is Animal by Marni Mann!
- If I Didn’t Know Better (Callaway Cousins #1) (Callaways Book 9) by Barbara Freethy <— BARBARA FREETHY SUPER-BARGAIN!! Her new neighbor is a soldier… 😉 “After a run of bad luck, Mia is looking for an escape, so she agrees to go to Angel’s Bay to clean out her aunt’s house. She has no idea that the wounded soldier next door and his adorable, but also wounded, daughter are about to change her definition of perfect.”
- Blaze: A Firefighter Romance by Lisa Lace <— LIVE!!! FIREFIGHTER ALERT!! “I thought no man could satisfy me. A firefighter changed my mind in one night…”
- You Do Something To Me (The Sullivans) by Bella Andre <— LIVE!! BELLA ANDRE ALERT!! Billionaire’s business partner dies and leaves it all to a daughter he didn’t know about… “Cordelia always thought she was perfectly happy with her life. She owns a garden store she loves, lives in a pretty little cottage in the same town as her adoptive parents, and figures there’s plenty of time to meet Mr. Right. But she never counted on becoming the surprise heir to a fortune…or on meeting a man like Alec Sullivan. A shockingly sexy billionaire who makes her heart race and melt all at the same time...”
- Lost Within: An Italian Renaissance Time Travel Romance by <— LIVE!! TIME TRAVEL ALERT!! OH WOWOWOWOWOW THIS SOUNDS INCREDIBLE!!!! She’s an archeologist… “...Each year spent digging in the dirt fuels my dream to find something that will change my life. And then it happens—that life changing event I never imagined could be true. Somehow I ended up five hundred years in the past. Lost Within a world I only read about in history books. Every moment is spent unraveling this mystery and trying to go home. But there’s a snag. I just might fall for the man I’m supposed to marry...”
- The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger by Stephen King <— STEPHEN KING DARK FANTASY ALERT!! The first two books in this series are on sale!!! “He is a haunting figure, a loner on a spellbinding journey into good and evil. In his desolate world, which mirrors our own in frightening ways, Roland tracks The Man in Black, encounters an enticing woman named Alice, and begins a friendship with the boy from New York named Jake.” P.S. Here’s book #2 The Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three
- Puck Me Baby: A Sexy, Flirty, Bun-In-The-Oven Romance by Lili Valente <— LIVE!!! HOCKEY STAR ALERT!!! “...This man is the most terrifying defender in the NHL, and if it weren’t for my sporty new baby bump, I probably wouldn’t believe we hooked up that night...”
- One by Jewel E Ann <— JEWEL E ANN FOOTBALL STAR ALERT!! “etsub” recommends this one, too!!
etsub: I have to say the best sport romance for me is one by jewel. It is an unforgettable read. One that has a heroin that lost her leg in an accident ( unusual, right?) Lake, loved her name, her personality, her response to things….. anyways and a NFL football star that is permanently tattooed to my heart. Like he goes to China just to kiss her!!!!! People JUST TO KISS HER… CHINA…. So do check it out. You won’t regret it
- The Evolution of Us by D. Kelly <— LIVE!! SECOND CHANCE ROMANCE ALERT!! “…Holly Ryan and Declan James were together through most of college—until their relationship blew up, leaving Declan with more questions than answers. For the past two years, Declan has tried everything he can think of to earn Holly’s forgiveness, but even if he manages to help her let go of the past and give them another chance at happiness, she still has a secret…”
- Twelve Miles (Serendipity series Book 1) by Robin Edwards <— LIVE!! A RICH GUY & GIRL WITHA BAND ALERT!! “…After years of playing venues with her bandmates, she met Sam, entrepreneur and high-profile member of the Sutton Hill Country Club. After crossing paths, Jamie could not get Sam out of her head…“
- Confessions of a Bad Boy Cop (Bad Boy Confessions) by Cathryn Fox <— LIVE!!! FORBIDDENY BAD BOY COP ALERT!! And oh how I am tempted… I’ve been enjoying some sexy cop stories lately. 😉 Ohhh sounds forbiddeny!! He’s into his partner’s daughter… “...when I find her trying to stave off unwanted advances, I give her a safe word, insisting she text me with it if she ever finds herself in trouble. Only problem is, I had no idea what I was getting myself in to… …this is my best friend’s daughter, which means she’s hands off all the way, right? Then again, they don’t call me Officer Bad Boy because I’m…you know…good.”
- Hollywood Love: Book 6: A sexy celebrity romance (Hollywood Billionaires) by Jillian Dodd <— JILLIAN DODD ALERT! Another installment in her soap-opera like drama is up!
- Life on the Porcelain Edge by C.E. Hilbert <— LIVE!! HE WAS ONCE HER BULLY… and now they’re teaching at the same school… “…eaching at her Gibson’s Run alma mater would be tolerable, except she’s sharing purgatory with her mortal enemy, Ryland Jessup. But eight years post-high-school, and after tragedies she can barely understand, Ryland no longer fits her mental image of the over-sized bully he once was. In fact, much to her disgust, he’s finding his way into her heart…”
- Return to the Island (Island Duet Book 2) by L.B. Dunbar <— LIVE!!! DUET CONCLUSION DESERTED ISLAND PSYCH-THRILLER ALERT!! “Two lost souls. Two broken hearts. One deserted island.” P.S. Here’s book #1 ➔ Redemption Island (Island Duet Book 1) (remember??!! It came out a month or so ago and had the most incredible warning??) I think I’m making this duet mine now that it’s complete. :D!!!
Jean: Ummm Redemption Island….. just that warning makes me want to read it!
- The Prince’s Bride (Royal Wedding Invitations Book 1) by Sophie Weston <— LIVE!!! I LOVE THAT TITLE 😉 SHE GETS A HOUSESITTING JOB… “…she left England to travel the world in search of peace and purpose. No commitments, no baggage, no regrets. This philosophy works for Hope until she takes a housesitting job in sunny, beautiful San Michele and has a fateful meeting with a handsome and intriguing man. Hope senses Jonas has secrets, but she has a few of her own...”
- The Friends Boxed Set: (Friends Series Books 1-3) by Monica Murphy <— MONICA MURPHY SERIES BOOK BUNDLE ALERT!! And it’s super-bargain priced right now!! “...First loves. Last chances. What’s a little backstabbing between friends? All three books from the FRIENDS series is included in this box set, plus the bonus novella ONE NIGHT!”
- The Fall Of The King (Lightness Saga Book 3) <— LIVE!!! FANTASY PARANORMAL UNSEELIE KING ALERT! P.S. this is NOT a standalone. “...There is nothing the Unseelie king doesn’t acquire. That was until he meets Fionna Cathbad…“
- Pursuing the Light (L.A.M.P.S. Book 2) by <— LIVE!!! SHIFTERS ALERT!! He’s moody and doesn’t want to be bothered, and she’s always in his space. Tee hee! That cover GOT me (what IS it? It’s kind of SO CUTE!!). I couldn’t help but read the blurb and add this one to today’s “finds”. “...Cleaning up after Cryptids is not Holly McClure’s favorite job. She’d rather be hunting like her four brothers. Her boss pairs her with the same man who stole her hunter spot. Now she has an opportunity to show she’s a better hunter. Not to mention she has to keep her fairy godmother, who just happens to be a Sheepsquatch, a secret from Leif…“
- Must Love Plague: A Sisters of the Apocalypse Novel by Shelly Chalmers <— FANTASY PARANORMAL ALERT!! She’s from the “pestilence” bloodline… 😉 “Spreading disease isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Piper Bane wants nothing to do with her pesky Pestilence bloodline and would give anything to be a Normal. In fact, she put Beckwell–land of the paranormal and home of the weird–in her rear-view ten years ago, and hasn’t been back since. Until an invitation to her best friend’s wedding coaxes her back home and reminds her what it means to continue the legacy of the four horsemen of the apocalypse…“
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PREORDERS (Just a few of next week’s!!! )
- Most of All You by Mia Sheridan – October 17th 2017
- Dignity (The Breaking Point Book 2) by Jay Crownover – October 17th 2017
- Ruthless King (The Anti-Heroes Collection Book 1) by Meghan March – October 17th 2017
- Thrill of Love: Ty Braden (Love in Bloom: The Bradens at Peaceful Harbor Book 6) by Melissa Foster – October 18th 2017
- Bountiful (True North Book 4) by Sarina Bowen – October 20th 2017
- Hard Wood by Lauren Blakely – October 23rd 2017
- Falling Fast by Aurora Rose Reynolds – October 24th 2017