Posts Categorized: Book Spotlight

Mar 04 2015
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Flamenco, Flan and Fatalities by Mary McHugh – Spotlight + Giveaway

Flamenco, Flan and Fatalities by Mary McHugh – Spotlight + Giveaway


Flamenco, Flan and Fatalities
by Mary McHugh

Flamenco, Flan, and Fatalities
(A Happy Hoofers Mystery)

Cozy Mystery
2nd in Series
Publisher: Kensington (February 24, 2015)
Mass Market Paperback: 352 pages
ISBN-13: 978-1617733611
E-Book ASIN: B00M4ASU8S

 

Synopsis

Murder is nothing to tap at. . .

The high-kicking Happy Hoofers–Tina, Janice, Pat, Mary Louise, and Gini–have been booked to flaunt their fabulous flamenco footwork on a luxury train ride through northern Spain. But when a blowhard talk show host is found deader than four-day-old flan–with Gini as suspect numero uno–the feisty friends waste no time stepping into their sleuthing shoes to protect one of their own.

The dynamite dancers will have to step up their game before a clever killer brings the curtain …

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Mar 01 2015
30

Ladle to the Grave by Connie Archer – Spotlight + 2 Giveaways

Ladle to the Grave by Connie Archer – Spotlight + 2 Giveaways

Ladle to the Grave by Connie Archer
Soup Lover’s Mystery #4
Berkley
March 3, 2015

By the Spoonful is Snowflake, Vermont’s most popular soup shop, but owner Lucky Jamieson doesn’t have any time to enjoy her success—she’s too busy trying to keep a lid on false accusations against her loved ones…

It’s almost May, and some of the local ladies have organized a pagan celebration in the woods to welcome spring. But the evening goes terribly wrong when one of the attendees winds up dead, apparently poisoned by an herbal concoction prepared by Lucky’s grandfather, Jack.

Lucky’s sure her grandfather could not have made such a tragic mistake. But before she can clear him of suspicion, her best friend, Sophie, is diverted from planning …

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Feb 26 2015
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The Witch Hunter's Tale by Sam Thomas – Spotlight #TheWitchHuntersTaleBlogTour @hfvbt

The Witch Hunter's Tale by Sam Thomas – Spotlight #TheWitchHuntersTaleBlogTour @hfvbt

The Witch Hunter’s Tale by Sam Thomas
A Midwife Mystery, Book Three

Sam Thomas takes readers back to Puritan England with midwife Bridget Hodgson, hailed by the Cleveland Plain Dealer as “one of the most fascinating detectives in contemporary mystery fiction.”

Winter has come to the city of York, and with it the threat of witchcraft. As women and children sicken and die, midwife Bridget Hodgson is pulled against her will into a full-scale witch-hunt that threatens to devour all in its path, guilty and innocent alike.

Bridget—accompanied once again by her deputy Martha Hawkins and her nephew Will Hodgson—finds herself playing a lethal game of cat and mouse against the most dangerous men in York, as well as her sworn enemy …

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Feb 04 2015
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Rodin's Lover by Heather Webb – Spotlight

Rodin's Lover by Heather Webb – Spotlight

Please join Heather Webb as she tours the blogosphere with HF Virtual Book Tours for Rodin’s Lover, from January 19-February 13.

Publication Date: January 27, 2015
Plume
Formats: eBook, Paperback
Pages: 320

Genre: Historical Fiction

 

 

A mesmerizing tale of art and passion in Belle Époque France.

As a woman, aspiring sculptor Camille Claudel has plenty of critics, especially her ultra-traditional mother. But when Auguste Rodin makes Camille his apprentice—and his muse—their passion inspires groundbreaking works. Yet, Camille’s success is overshadowed by her lover’s rising star, and her obsessions cross the line into madness.

Rodin’s Lover brings to life the volatile love affair between one of the era’s greatest artists and a woman entwined in a tragic dilemma she cannot escape.

Advanced Praise …

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Dec 17 2014
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Eight Nights with a Hero – Boxed Set Featuring Misty Evans + Giveaway

Eight Nights with a Hero – Boxed Set Featuring Misty Evans + Giveaway

Eight Nights with a Hero
Limited Time Boxed Set

Authors: Dee J. Adams, Chris Almeida & Cecilia Aubrey, Carolyn Crane, Misty Evans, Adrienne Giordano, Stacy Green, Katie Reus and Joan Swan
Publisher: Éire Publishing, LLC
Release Date: December 16, 2014
Genre: Romantic Suspense
Website: http://eightnightswithahero.eirepublishing.com/

Amazon | Kobo | Google Play | All Romance | Barnes & Noble | Apple

Book Summary:

Cold Nights, Hot Heroes, and Eight Deadly Secrets…

Snuggle up to 8 riveting Romantic Suspense stories involving 8 Hot Heroes from all walks of life who will do anything to protect those they love.

PLEASE NOTE: This box set will be available only through January 31, 2015!

Dee J. Adams, Award Winning Author
IMMINENT …

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Dec 14 2014
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The Daughter Claus by D. Thrush – Excerpt

The Daughter Claus by D. Thrush – Excerpt

Title: The Daughter Claus

Author: D. Thrush

“Get in the mood for the holidays with this fun story for adults of all ages. Tina Claus has Daddy issues but takes over Christmas when Santa wants to retire and Nick, Jr. rejects his legacy so he can be a rock star. Now she has to deal with belligerent reindeer, a long distance relationship, an old boyfriend, her best friend’s drama and too many Peppermintinis at the Pub. Humor, romance, girl power and a little Christmas magic make this story a must for your holiday reading!”

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Dec 13 2014
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One Day This Will All Make Sense by Katie Jansson Shahin – Excerpt

One Day This Will All Make Sense by Katie Jansson Shahin – Excerpt

One Day This Will All Make Sense by Katie Jansson Shahin

In the almost three years since Emma, Human Resource professional by trade and writer at heart, moved to Los Angeles from Sweden it has been anything but smooth sailing. When she was offered a new job Emma thought she had finally found the security she’d been looking for since moving to the city of her dreams.

The bliss is short-lived as Emma struggles to adjust in her new role and environment. She fails to learn how to play by the unwritten rules and office politics of corporate America, leaving her defenseless against a new boss who soon makes it clear that he wants her gone. After having put her writing …

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Nov 23 2014
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Man Law by Adrienne Giordano – Spotlight

Man Law by Adrienne Giordano – Spotlight

Man Law by Adrienne Giordano
Private Protectors Book 2

Security Consultant Vic Andrews lives by his Man Laws:

Never mess with your best friend’s sister
Never get caught
Never get attached

But he can’t deny his irresistible attraction to Gina Delgado, a young widow with three kids and plenty of strings attached. Even so, having a physical relationship doesn’t mean they’re “in a relationship.”
Gina lost her husband to tragedy; she is not getting emotionally involved with another man in a dangerous profession. Sleeping with Vic is just stress relief.

Until one of Vic’s assignments goes wrong and the target selects Gina and her kids for revenge. There’s nothing Vic won’t do to protect Gina and the children–the family he realizes, too late, he wants. He’ll accomplish …

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Nov 14 2014
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The Women of Murder, Mystery & Mayhem – Julie Frayn

The Women of Murder, Mystery & Mayhem – Julie Frayn

The Women of Murder, Mystery & Mayhem
Click the banner to see a list of all the tour stops!

Julie Frayn

Julie Frayn pens award-winning novels and short stories that pack a punch. And a few stabs. She has published three novels and two short, short story collections. Her work has won two gold medals in the 2013 Authorsdb cover contest, and the Books and Pals 2014 Readers’ Choice award for women’s fiction.

A bean counter by day, Julie revels in the written word. When she is not working or writing, she spends as much time as possible with her two children (grown adults, really), while they still think she’s cool.

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Nov 07 2014
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Blond Cargo by John Lansing – Showcase + Giveaway

Blond Cargo by John Lansing – Showcase + Giveaway

Blond Cargo
by John Lansing
Visiting with the Partners In Crime Virtual Book Tour Company
Book Blast on October 7th
on Tour at October 8 – November 30, 2014

Book Details:

Genre: Mystery/Thriller
Series: Jack Bertolino, 2nd
* Blond Cargo does include some graphic violence.
Published by: Karen Hunter
Publication Date: 10/20/2014
Number of Pages: 320
ISBN: 9781476795515
Purchase Links:

Synopsis:

“A pulse-pounding thriller with a charming protagonist” (Kirkus Reviews), this gripping ebook continues the story that began in The Devil’s Necktie.

Jack Bertolino’s son, Chris, was the victim of a brutal murder attempt and Vincent Cardona, a mafia boss, provided information that …

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