Monday, August 18, 2014
Thursday, July 31, 2014
'Stuck in Books' is hosting another fun blog hop.
This is all about finding that perfect book for reading on the beach. It's been a long while since I've baked on the beach. However, I do have two great read recommendations.
For the young and spicy generation .....
Third Daughter, by Susan Kaye Quinn
Skyships, saber duels, and lots of royal intrigue... and, of course, kissing.
The Third Daughter of the Queen wants her birthday to arrive so she'll be free to marry for love, but rumors of a new flying weapon may force her to accept a barbarian prince's proposal for a peace-brokering marriage. Desperate to marry the charming courtesan she loves, Aniri agrees to the prince's proposal as a subterfuge in order to spy on him, find the weapon, and hopefully avoid both war and an arranged marriage to a man she does not love.
Third Daughter is the first book in the The Dharian Affairs Trilogy (Third Daughter, Second Daughter, First Daughter). This steampunk-goes-to-Bollywood (Bollypunk!) romance that takes place in an east-Indian-flavored alternate world filled with skyships, saber duels, and lots of royal intrigue. And, of course, kissing.
From the author of the bestselling Mindjack Trilogy, The Dharian Affairs is a new series filled with equal doses of action-adventure and romance, meant to appeal to fans of Mindjack.
Second Daughter (The Dharian Affairs #2) is also now available!
The Dharian Affairs is now OPTIONED FOR VIRTUAL REALITY by Immersive Entertainment!
Susan Kaye Quinn at her blog.
For the hot and bothered women's generation ....
Late Nite With Andres by Debra Anastasia
Late Night With Andres: Rising-star blogger Milla Kierce knows she’s arrived when she sees the swag basket in her dressing room on the night of her late-night television debut. But before she can bite into the muffin that symbolizes her success, gunfire echoes through the TV studio.
She’s just hidden herself (mostly in plain sight) when the door flings open. Instead of a gunman, there stands one of the world’s most popular rock stars, Gage Daxson, looking for his own way out of danger.
Thrown together, they’ll battle a venomous man seeking revenge and his own sexual pleasure, but they may never leave the building again. Distracted by fear, fame, and infamy, can these two somehow find their way to each other?
Equal parts horrifying and hilarious, Debra Anastasia’s Late Night With Andres offers more than a few twists and turns—and, of course, enough heat to keep things interesting.
Every single cent generated from sales of Late Night with Andres will be donated by Debra Anastasia, Omnific Publishing, and all the staff members involved, to Save the Ta-Tas to assist in the battle against cancer—because cancer sucks.
Check out Debra's Pougkeepsie series. I LOVED them.
Debra Anastasia at her blog
YOU CAN WIN ......
My prize for all you lovelies hoping to get that incredible tan on the beach, and a handsome dude serving pina coladas, or whatever suits your fancy ....
The Guardian's Wildchild, plus a $10 Amazon Gift Certificate
Reviews at Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Guardians-Wildchild-Feather-Stone-ebook/dp/B005PYJN9U/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1404032016&sr=1-1&keywords=the+guardian%27s+wildchild
An Adventure into the world of mystics and villains so vile.
And, a naval captain teetering on the edge of self destruction
until a beautiful strange woman boards his ship.
Enter your name in the Rafflecopter below for a chance to win my prize. Slide on over the Stuck in Books for more blog hop prizes. Have a glorious fun day on the beach.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Nicki Elson's Not-So-Deep Thoughts: Ask the Acquisitions Editor: What's She Looking Fo...: Hey, hey, here we are at the last installment of Ask the Acquisitions Editor wiht CK Wagner, acquisitions editor with Omnific Publishing . ...
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Welcome to the Songs of Summer bloghop, hosted by the Armchair Squid, Cygnus and Suze. Please join us by posting 5 of your favorite summer songs and sharing some memories about them. Maybe between us, we can build the perfect soundtrack to accompany us over the next few months. If possible, include links so we can hear these gems. And, if you're in the southern hemisphere, join us to dance those winter blues away!
Be sure to bounce on over to the rest of the participating bloggers. Click on the image to see the list.
Feather: I resisted this blog hop. But when it comes to music and summer, its a combination that makes me weak in the knees. Why resist? This is going to seriously date me! Like, who remembers any of these?
UNDER THE BOARDWALK by the Drifters
RHYTHM OF THE RAIN by the Cascades
STAYIN ALIVE by the Bee Gees
SUMMER WINE by Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood
KOKOMO by the Beach Boys