Posts Categorized: Excerpt

Jun 10 2013
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Camdeboo Nights by Nerine Dorman

Camdeboo Nights by Nerine Dorman

Camdeboo Nights by Nerine Dorman

Helen Ashfield’s world is about to be turned upside down. Is she ready?

Helen Ashfield’s life is complicated. Not only must she adjust to her parents’ divorce, but she has to come to grips with her new school in the small South African Karoo town of Graaff-Reinet. She’s sorely mistaken if she thinks she’s going to slot seamlessly into her new life. Her growing magical powers have attracted the unwanted attention of Trystan, a vampire, who may not have her best interests at heart.

Outcast from his kind for drinking another vampire’s blood, Trystan has been on the run for almost a hundred years from Mantis–the closest thing their kind has to an enforcer. All Trystan wants is …

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Jun 03 2013
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{Spotlight} The Twisted Truth by Erin Armstrong

{Spotlight} The Twisted Truth by Erin Armstrong

Book Title: The Twisted Truth
Author: Erin Armstrong
Release Date: May 30, 2013
Genre: Urban Fiction
Publisher: GMTA Publishing, LLC
Presented by: As You Wish Tours

Synopsis:

Michelle Marshall is a strong independent woman with a lot of baggage. Raped right before the start of her senior year of college, Michelle grows to be a caring, single mother to her daughter. Things begin to look pretty grim when the Charity House, the women’s shelter she founded, is on the brink of having to close its doors. That is, until Tyler Austin, a mysterious and handsome stranger comes into the picture. Helping Michelle resuscitate the Charity House, Ty also helps her learn to trust, love and feel what …

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Jun 02 2013
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Tunuftol's Fortress of Light Spotlight + Giveaway

Tunuftol's Fortress of Light Spotlight + Giveaway

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Book Title: Tunuftol’s Fortress of Light (Book 1)
Author: Ann Snizek
Release Date: January 29, 2013
Genre: YA Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Length: Over 75,000 Words
Publisher: Snow Flower Publishing, Editing & Reviews
Presented by: As You Wish Tours

Krissa and her little brother, Micah, have been pushed around the foster system until they find themselves in the care of “Grandma” Athey. Krissa begins having unusual dreams and her brother knows more than she thinks. Their new friends, Pin, and her twin brother, Khevin, join forces to unravel Krissa’s questions. Krissa has become …

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May 27 2013
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Mail Order Man by Heather Gray

Mail Order Man by Heather Gray

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Mail Order Man by Heather Gray
Genre: Inspirational Historical Romance

A well-meaning friend places an ad to find a mail order husband for Sarah, the proprietress of Larkspur’s stage and mail office. Sarah, who is generally quiet and reserved, doesn’t know about the ad and has no idea what to do with all the people that are showing up in her community. Before long, the town is overrun with men and mail alike. Sarah is trying to avoid some men who have accosted her on the street when she stumbles into Samuel. Through long days spent together at the stage office, some very adventurous pots of …

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May 17 2013
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Cookies for Dinner – Review + Excerpt

Cookies for Dinner – Review + Excerpt

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Mothers don’t need another “how to” book on parenting. What they need is to know that they’re not the only ones who stand on the supermarket checkout line and share potty training horror stories with total strangers.You can find plenty of books, relatives, and therapists who are happy to tell you how to become the “perfect” mother. Cookies for Dinner is the antidote to all that.

Pam Johnson-Bennett and Kae Allen are two mothers who reveal their imperfections and …

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May 06 2013
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Plus One Spotlight + Excerpt

Plus One Spotlight + Excerpt

Plus One
Brighton Walsh

Genre: Contemporary Romance

Publisher: Carina Press
Date of Publication: May 6, 2013

ISBN: 978-14268-9555-5
ASIN: B00BED26VI

Number of pages: 100
Word Count: 22,000

Amazon BN

Olivia hates the singles scene, so when her best guy friend, Ian, offers to be her plus one to a series of weddings she has to attend, she agrees. Although she doesn’t want to complicate their lifelong friendship, she can’t pass up the chance to have a steady date without the dating drama. What she doesn’t expect is to now find Ian so incredibly sexy.

When Ian sees his old friend Olivia dolled up for wedding #1, the boyhood crush he once nurtured transforms into smoldering attraction. It doesn’t take long for their …

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Apr 02 2013
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Free Ebook! To Be, Or Not Book Blitz and Excerpt

Free Ebook!  To Be, Or Not Book Blitz and Excerpt

To Be, Or Not
Margo Hoornstra
Publisher: The Wild Rose Press
Publication Date: December 8, 2011

Barry Carlson had it all, a successful career in professional baseball and the adoration of any woman he wanted. Except one. Forced to retire in his prime, Barry returns to his hometown of Summerville, New York to coach the Minor League Hornets.

Twenty years ago, Barry broke through Amanda Marsh’s trust issues. He melted her ice, won her love, then walked away without a backward glance to survey the wreckage. Now Amanda is the head of public relations for the Hornets and happily single—until Barry slides back into her life.

Still reluctant to trust, Amanda gives Barry another chance. But the announcement of their twenty-fifth high school reunion leads to …

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