BLOG TOUR: Perfect Lie by Teresa Mummert

Title: Perfect Lie Author: Teresa Mummert Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance (18+) Synopsis Sometimes love burns so hot in your veins that it consumes all rational thought. That’s why Brock and I never had a chance. I had to start my life over. College was my chance to become someone new. I changed everything about myself to fit in, but one person saw through my facade. The attraction between Abel and I was undeniable, but I still hadn’t healed from the painful secret I carried around with me. Abel struggled to get me to face my past in order to move forward. In doing so, he revealed a secret of his own; one that changed everything I thought I knew. A secret that would bring Brock back into my life and force me to face the truth of what really happened the day I lost him. Buy Links           My Rating:      Review Wow! Another great book from Teresa Mummert! From the very beginning I was drawn into the story. It was a serious page turner and had me reading for all I was worth to get to the next scene and in the back of my mind I was trying to figure everything out. The dynamic between the characters is really unique in this story. There is Delilah who is emotionally damaged and is struggling to make a new life for herself. She has memories of Brock, the first boy she loved. And then there is Abel who comes into her new life and the interactions between them is passionate and volatile. They are full of witty sarcasm and banter one minute and yelling at each other the next. Brock and Abel are built slightly different and have different coloring but they both are well muscled and very Continue Reading →

Release Day Blitz: Natural Harmony by Kate Roth

Title: Natural Harmony Series: Confession Records, #1 Author: Kate Roth Genre: Contemporary Romance (18+) Synopsis Suddenly named the acting president of her uncle’s record label, former pop princess Sabrina Walker is finally ready to grow up. While her professional life moves forward, she still clings to the last fragment of her past life in the form of an uncertain relationship with her manager, Beau. When Sabrina hires handsome, young assistant, Wade Lawson, he awakens in her the hidden confidence she’s always desired. What starts as a casual affair quickly intensifies to something much more. Sabrina must decide—return to the familiar life of an insecure one-hit-wonder, or embrace Wade and the woman his passion has helped reveal. Natural Harmony is a stand-alone contemporary romance novel for readers 18+ and is the first in the Confession Records collection. Buy Links Kindle                            Paperback        Author Info Inspired by music, film, art and the wealth of stories she has heard through her career as a professional hair stylist, Kate Roth has been dreaming up love stories since junior high. Kate’s first two novels, new adult romance The Low Notes and new adult paranormal romance Reckless Radiance were released by Rebel Ink Press in May of 2012 and September of 2013. Natural Harmony is her third novel and her first venture into independent publishing. She is hard at work on the next two novels in the Confession Records collection, as well as her first erotic romance, Last Resort. She is a small business owner and lives in Indiana with her husband, Adam and their dog, Sampson. You can find more about Kate and her work on her website and stay up to date with all her news by following her on Facebook Chapter 1 Excerpt Sabrina’s eyes flew open and she quickly Continue Reading →

BLOG TOUR: Remember Love by Riley Rhea

They say you can never go home again. Brenna James is about to finish her final year of college when a visit home could change everything. Fate was pushing her towards her childhood best friend, Tucker, leaving Brenna no other option than to remember memories from a time once forgotten.   Can Tucker slip himself into her heart?   Will he be able to show her his feelings?   The biggest question is, can Tucker help Brenna remember love?   The book has sexual situations and language intended for ages 18 & up.     Purchase Links Amazon US: Amazon UK: Amazon CA: Amazon AU: iTunes: Kobo: Barnes & Noble: Trailers (FGBB)   (CRU)   Cover Designed by Melissa Gill @ MGBookCovers Facebook   About Riley Rhea Riley Rhea is your typical country girl, born and raised in the Bluegrass. In the last 30 something years, she has successfully brought into this world 3 children, which may or not be claimed by her, depending on their behavior. Riley enjoys reading, spending time on the farm and quiet afternoons when those who call her mom leave the house. Riley also loves country music and drools over Luke Bryan. Riley’s biggest fears are crickets and banks. Not just an avid reader, Riley is an active blogger and reviews many books during the span of a week when she isn’t writing about her loveable and sexy country boys. She’s always had a background in writing, her mother being an author, and one day, out of the blue, 2 characters popped into her head and wouldn’t shut up. After some advice from a good friend, Remember Love was born. Thank you all for taking time to get to know Riley a little better. You can always find Continue Reading →

BLOG TOUR: Saviour by Lesley Jones

Title: Saviour (Book 1 of The Saviour Series) Author: Lesley Jones Publication Date: May 16, 2013 She’s a smart mouthed Essex Girl, now living in Australia. He’s a good looking, born and raised. all surfing Aussie Boy. Enjoy the fireworks, fun and the very hot sex as their worlds collide Lauren has decided that her marriage is over but has yet to tell Jay, her abusive husband of the past twenty-five years. After making this decision and resigning herself to the fact that she will now be middle aged and single, she embarks on a girls night out and spills her guts to her girlfriends about what she has endured, in secret all these years. Gabriel joins his brothers for a drink at a local bar. He’s thirty five and very single. Good looks and a good job mean the ladies are generally lining up every night, which is just the way he likes it, straight sex, no complications. Then their worlds collide, neither of them looking or thinking that what they need is each other, but the chemistry is instant and overwhelming and has the possibilty to consume and destroy them both. Can they overcome both their pasts to survive the future, together? Is the amazing, mind blowing sex enough?Join Lauren and Gabriel on their emotional, funny, sexy and traumatic journey as they try to conquer the demons from their past and try to build a future together. Their story will make you laugh and it will make you cry and sometimes do both at the same time! Add on Goodreads I was born and raised in a small working class town in Essex, just outside of East London. I am married with three sons and in 2006 we all moved to the other side of the world, settling Continue Reading →

RELEASE BLITZ: Vendetta by Autumn Karr & Sienna Lane

Title: Vendetta Authors: Sienna Lane and Autumn Karr Genre: Contemporary Romance / Suspense Release Date: December 17, 2013 Hosted By: Love Between the Sheets Add to Goodreads Buy the Book Amazon     Amazon UK     Barnes & Noble Synopsis I am not a good man. I have lied and cheated and stolen. I’ve decided between life or death, like it was my due. None of it matters, not anymore. These are not my sins. I see her raise her hands, the dark metal she’s clutching reflecting the moonlight. Her finger trembles as she cocks the gun pointed at me. Her eyes are cold, determined, but I know. I know her. My name is Devon Andre and I confess my sin. I am not a good man because this is the woman I love. She pulls the trigger. * Standalone contemporary romance. * Mature reader advised due to sexual content and strong language. Excerpt Have you ever known that you shouldn’t do something, but did it anyway? Sometimes temptation outweighs risk, want trumps all consequences. It was one of those moments. It was a moment that started a hurricane that would sweep us away into the world of imperfect love and vicious hate. Insatiable lust. Excruciating pain. Guilt, and temptation. That one look. That first tentative touch. Just two people who found each other in the dark. It was as simple as that. And it was just as complicated. But nothing worth having ever comes easy. About the Authors Sienna Lane and Autumn Karr are two friends with a joint love of reading, writing, candy, and Disney heroes (and Disney songs, of course.) When they aren’t scheming against fictional characters, or talking about their favourite books, you can find them ogling tattooed models and trying to figure out how to get them Continue Reading →

Release Day Blitz: Being Julia by Sandi Lynn

Title: Being Julia Series: Forever Trilogy, #3.5 Author: Sandi Lynn Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance Release Date: December 17, 2013 Synopsis My name is Julia, and I’m the daughter of Connor and Ellery Black. I may look like Daddy’s little princess, but I’m far from it. My life consists of lying to my parents and sneaking out of the penthouse. My CEO millionaire father seems to think that at the tender age of sixteen, I’m too young to date boys. My mother, the artist, tries to stay neutral and doesn’t say too much. My best friend London and I hang out almost every day. We love to shop, and we try to pick up all the bad boys that our parents wouldn’t approve of. We occasionally get into trouble, but I can usually talk my way out of it, except for the time my father caught me and Brody Sullivan having sex in my bedroom. This is the story of my journey through life, in which I try to figure out who I am, from the time of my sixteenth birthday until the day I marry the man of my dreams, Jake Jensen. My aspirations, dreams, hard work, defiance, and smart mouth are all woven into one thing – me, being Julia!  Buy Link Like this:Like Loading…

RELEASE DAY BLITZ: Surrender to Me

Title: Surrender To Me Author: Ashley Piscitelli Genre: Contemporary Romance Synopsis Rebecca Chase has never been interested in dating, and definitely not in relationships. She only had two goals in life, to get her college degree and to get the hell away from her house. When she meets Lucas everything that she thought she had wanted was now turned upside down. Lucas Masterson has it all money, fame, and his dream job of being in the music industry. He knows that most people are just out for themselves and will use him as much as they can. When he meets Becca he realizes that he never really knew what he wanted. He thinks that she is the most amazing person he has ever met, but can he balance her and his crazy life? Can two people who come from completely different worlds make it work or will the people trying to tear them apart succeed? Get ready to get lost in this crazy romantic adventure and surrender yourself to Lucas and Becca. Buy Link Author Info Ashley Piscitelli lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with her husband, two kids, and two dogs. On top a writing career, she is a full-time student and a full-time mom. She loves spending time with her kids, although she has to hide the computer from them when she is writing! She love being active and being outdoors, especially if it involves any kind of shopping. She has always been passionate about writing. She loves to read romance books and feels like being able to lose yourself in a book is one of the more exciting aspects. The books she loves to read and write will be ones that make you feel for the characters. Ashley believes that you should have an opinion on every character in Continue Reading →

BLOG TOUR: One Simple Step by C.A. Williams

              Add to your shelf!           The Journey series continues with Book # 3. Chase and Leah have their happily ever after and Ally believed she did, too. But one day flips her whole world upside down and leaves her starting all over again. With a fresh slate, she’s determined to do something with her life and get back to her old carefree self that had disappeared over the years without her even realizing. Her journey is a bumpy one, but eventually life comes full circle. They say every bad ending is a new beginning, but will it be for Ally? (Can also be read as a stand-alone)       Facebook * Twitter * Goodreads   C.A. Williams lives in Michigan and is married to her high school sweetheart. While being a stay at home to her three little ones, she likes to read and write, in between cleaning up messes and being a short order cook.   Excerpt “Oh, please,” she said, giving me an eye roll. “I don’t think that’s possible even if you tried. And clearly he doesn’t care,” she murmured, with one eyebrow raised. I could feel someone behind me before I even turned. I stifled a groan as I twisted around, and saw a guy grinning back at me. This had been one of the main reasons I didn’t want to go out. I wasn’t looking to be hit on or seen as a piece of ass by a bunch of horny guys looking for a random hookup. And this guy would probably be one of the last I would pick if I were interested. If Teddy had a clone, this guy was it. Yeah, he didn’t look exactly like his twin; his hair Continue Reading →

REVIEW: Trust Me? & Love Me? by K.E. Osborn

          Titles: Trust Me? (The Trust Me? Trilogy, #1) & Love Me? (The Trust Me? Trilogy, #2) Author: K.E. Osborn Genre: Contemporary Romance (18+) Trust Me? On Goodreads            Love Me? On Goodreads                  Trust Me? Synopsis Jenifer Taylor is content with her life, dull and boring as it is. Being absent from the dating scene means she doesn’t have to deal with the major trust issues she has with men that stem from a controlling and aggressive ex-boyfriend and an absentee father. She’s happy being alone, sharing her life with her friends and family.When Jeni starts a typical day in the big city of Mornington Vale, California, it turns from bad to worse when she’s involved in a chain collision on her way to work.Her world changes forever that day because she meets Aiden O’Connell, the billionaire son of Alistair O’Connell, who owns Mornington Vale’s largest financial corporation. Aiden is an up-and-coming young businessman who’s ready to take on the vice presidency of his father’s company. He is the good son, and it’s imperative to Alistair that Aiden succeed and follow in his footsteps. Life for Aiden involves working hard and not much else.After the accident, however, Aiden’s world changes as well. He finds Jeni irresistible and instantly pursues her. With some coaxing, she eventually agrees to a date, and the attraction is mutual.Jeni finds love quickly with Aiden, but trusting him is another issue. When to trust is tested in many different ways but comes to a head when Aiden is investigated for a serious crime. As her trust issues spark, she is forced to go through a journey of self-discovery.She must decide once and for all whether she trusts the man she loves when she’s asked the ultimate question: “Do you trust me?” Love Me? Synopsis In the Continue Reading →

REVIEW: Almost Lost, Never Forgotten by T.L. Sieving

Title: Almost Lost, Never Forgotten Series: Never Forgotten, #1 Author: T.L. Sieving Genre: Contemporary Romance (18+) Release Date: November 5, 2013 Synopsis After a betrayal she never saw coming, Luciana Stevens moves to New York City to carve out a new life for herself, starting with her first semester at NYU. She quickly learns her roommate is the very wealthy Sam Renault, whose father owns one of the most powerful financial firms in the world. Introduced to a world that she never knew existed, full of glamor and unlimited perks, sexy A-list actor, Jax, ignites her interest from the moment they meet. As she lets go of her heartbreaking past, she opens herself up to a world of passion and love she never expected as Jax treats her the way she’s never been– like a goddess. But after an unexpected and dangerous turn of events, along with the blossoming of an unlikely friendship, Lucy will be forced to re-evaluate her love life… forever. Buy Links My Rating:     Review This book was full of surprises. When I first started reading, I wasn’t expecting the suspense or the way things turned out. However, it was all for the better. It kept me on the edge of my seat and easily held my attention until the very end. The characters were well written and the story line was well laid out with plenty of twists, turns, and some downright hot scenes. Without going into any spoilers, I’d like to mention that all the men involved are sexy as hell. Chase is a baseball player that she dated in high school and reconnects with him after college. Jax is a famous movie star that she meets through her best friend Sam. There is all kinds of history but everyone has a great personality Continue Reading →

COVER REVEAL: Scarred Beautiful by Beth Michele

    Title: Scarred Beautiful Author: Beth Michele Genre: Contemporary Romance Expected Release Date: January 28, 2014 Cover Design by: Regina Wamba at Mae I Design and Photography Hosted by: Love Between the Sheets Promotions & Mary Elizabeths Crazy Book Obsession     Synopsis Love believes in second chances. Francis Heller lives with two truths. Love hurts and beauty is only skin deep. With midnight black hair, moss-colored eyes, and traceable curves, Fran is the picture of beauty and confidence…on the outside. But deep down she is tormented. Not just by the jagged scars that line her body, but by the horrible memories that cloud her mind and haunt her dreams. The ones that make her want to flee from herself and from the devastating pain. The ones that cause her to placate herself with sex. Anything to make her forget. But for Fran, there’s nowhere to hide from the darkness that swallows her whole. Matt Dixon is the gorgeous brother of her best friend’s fiancée. He’s suffered losses of his own and isn’t willing to let anyone in until his unexpected encounter with Fran Heller, the girl who challenges him and causes him to take a second look, not only at her, but at his own life. But Matt has scars of his own. Together can they help each other discover that second chances really do exist? That love doesn’t have to hurt? Or has the damage they’ve both suffered cut too deep to ever heal? **NA/Contemporary Romance with language and mature sexual content.**      About the Author I am a wife, a mom, an author, and a lover of all things chocolate, well, anything sweet really. While stuffing chocolate in my face, I enjoy reading young adult and new adult novels furiously, and spending time with my husband Continue Reading →

BLOG TOUR: Every Kiss by Tasha Ivey

Title: Every Kiss Series: Every Life, #2 Author: Tasha Ivey Genre: Contemporary Romance Synopsis After witnessing Makenna’s journey to find herself again, Callie is reminded of her own struggles with love. No, Wes wasn’t always the easy going guy that he is today. He was moody and unpredictable in the worst of ways, and she was certain to call him out on it every chance she got. Looking back, she’s amazed at how much their lives have changed since they met.Before tragedy shook them to the very core of their lives. Before her dream career began. And before Wes wasn’t a broody jerk with a closet full of personalities.Yes, just four years ago, everything was different…Makenna and Shane are just a couple of lovesick college students, and Callie is doing her best to keep up with the demands of her junior year. Life is boring, and she is totally fine with that. But boring flies right out the window the day Makenna cons Callie into helping with Shane’s brother’s birthday party. She expects a gangly pimple-faced teenager, but Wes is far from it. He is temperamental and opinionated, but he is also incredibly hot and thoroughly enjoys pushing her buttons. And she pushes his right back.Even though their undeniable attraction draws them to one another, Wes is clear with Callie about one thing. Relationships are off limits. Friendship is all he has to offer, unless of course, Callie is willing to add a few benefits to that. He works hard to keep the reasons for his aversion hidden, but secrets have a way of making themselves known sometimes, no matter how deep you bury them.Two of those secrets hold the key to unlocking Wes’ fears of the ultimate betrayal. And the other secret has Callie falling even deeper than she Continue Reading →

BLOG TOUR: Windows by Emily Minton

Title: Windows Series: Coming Home # 1 Author: Emily Minton Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance (18+) Publication Date: September 25th, 2013 Synopsis Lucas Beck crawled through Melinda James’ window every night. Each time, gaining a piece of her heart and leaving a bit of his behind. Lucas was in love with the girl next door, but he ruined any chance he had of making her his. So, he moved on without her. Lindy gave her heart to the boy next door, but he left her humiliated and heartbroken. So, she started a new life without him. They both head off to college, leaving the other behind. Lucas finds success then misery on the Football field. Lindy finds new love, but it never feels quite right. Years later, Lucas and Lindy find themselves back in their hometown. Will Lindy open her window again and give Lucas another chance? Buy Links **$0.99 LIMTED TIME** My Rating:      Review   I absolutely loved this book. I was hooked from the very beginning and couldn’t put it down until I was finished. The characters were well thought out and had dimension. The story was engaging and flowed well. It actually had some suspense in it as well which made for some intense moments. Despite what happened to them in high school, it doesn’t take long to see that Lucas and Melinda (Lindy) are meant for each other. They “click” as a couple but not just in the passion or romance sense but also as 2 people that have a long lasting friendship and understand each other. Despite Lucas’s mistakes he quickly realized his mistakes and I really grew to like him. It doesn’t hurt that he is seriously sexy with a killer body and tattoos. Did I mention he rides and builds motorcycles? Lindy Continue Reading →

COVER REVEAL: Changing Course by Aly Martinez

Title: Changing Course (Wrecked and Ruined #1) Author: Aly Martinez Genre: Contemporary Romance Expected Release Date: January 29, 2014 Cover Designer: Ashbee Designs Add to Goodreads Synopsis I met Sarah Kate Erickson when I was 21 years old. I was lucky enough to keep her for seven years before a tragic accident stole her from me. She didn’t die, but sometimes I think it would have been easier if she had. I lived in a haze for those four years after the accident. Catering to her every need, even though she hated the very sight of my face. I tried to hold on to her and the future that we were supposed to build together. But you can’t hold on to someone that doesn’t exist anymore. It wasn’t until I met Jesse Addison, a barista at the local coffee shop, that I realized I didn’t just lose Sarah that tragic night, I lost myself as well. Jesse taught me how to let go of the past and learn to love again. But what happens when your past haunts your present and the woman you used to love refuses to accept the woman you can’t live without? **Intended for readers 18+. Each book in this series can be read as a standalone.** Prologue “Sarah, don’t do this. Damn it! Stay with me.” I reach over and gently brush her blood soaked hair off her forehead. Even in this horrific moment, I’m in absolute awe of how beautiful she looks. Bleeding and broken, unmoving in my arms she is still the most mesmerizing woman I have ever laid eyes on. Deep down, I know this just the husk of my wife. My Sarah would never have done this to herself. More importantly, she never would have done this to me. Maybe Continue Reading →

BLOG TOUR: His Wounded Light by Christine Brae

Title: His Wounded Light Author: Christine Brae Published: Dec 10th, 2013 Add to Goodreads Hosted by: The Book Avenue     The perfect life.   The perfect marriage.   The jilted lover.   Their worlds collide.   Fate intervenes twelve years later and their paths intersect once again. All three will question whether the heart is truly capable of dividing and being divided; each will decide whether it matters who you loved first or who you love last.   Together they will learn that in the end, there can always only be one. MY RATING:    REVIEW This book was just as good as the first one. It had drama, love, heartache, passion, and more. The characters were really engaging and the story was well written. I had no problem reading this in one sitting. Even though there were a few times my heart broke for the characters I couldn’t put the book down until I knew what would happen to all of them. Alex, Isabel, and Jesse are all intertwined yet again and each have their own lessons to learn and decisions to make. They tugged at my heart and after reading this book, I understand their relationships a lot more. They all grow and learn a lot in the course of this story and I liked the direction the author took the book even if it was at the expense of the characters at times. The story flowed nicely and it held my interest. The characters were well developed and it was nice to see how they have grown since the beginning. Even though there was a lot that happened Really good story and a 4 out of 5 books.   PROLOGUE   They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder and that the eyes are Continue Reading →

BLOG TOUR: Catch My Fall by Ella Fox

Title : Catch My Fall (The Catch Series #1) Author: Ella Fox Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance Release: October 10,2013 Cover Designed By: Melissa Gill Synopsis Mia Reeve’s faith, trust and sense of security were all taken away in the blink of an eye. In need of a fresh start, she settles into a new town and begins to make a new life. Tristan Chamberlain has always kept girls at arms length and he has no intention of changing. He’s caring, smart, handsome, but he’s also dealing with a lifetime of guilt that’s slowly but surely destroying him. Sometimes the thing that you run from is the one thing that will save you. Separately, they’re both free-falling. Together, they’re about to find that love can create the strongest safety net of all. Buy Links           My Rating:      Review This was a fantastic New Adult Romance. It had my attention from the very beginning and I couldn’t put it down until I was finished. Very well written with excellent characters. This is a great story not just about romance but also growing as a person and being happy with who you are. Tristan and Mia were fantastic characters and made a great couple. They both have some serious baggage from their childhoods but they actually complement each other very well. When they first meet Tristan is a player and Mia is struggling to get through each day and is very shy, especially around guys. It doesn’t take long for Tristan to tame his behavior and Mia to come out of her shell. All of the characters had unique personalities and they felt like real people. The story was well put together and it was very easy for my mind to picture it like a movie. I felt all of Continue Reading →

BLOG TOUR: Gabriel’s Redemption by Sylvain Reynard

Author: Sylvain Reynard Title: Gabriel’s Redemption (Gabriel’s Inferno Series #3) Publisher: Penguin Berkley Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance (18+) Release Date: December 3, 2013 Synopsis From the author of the New York Times bestsellers Gabriel’s Rapture and Gabriel’s Inferno comes the epic conclusion to the captivating romantic trilogy. Professor Gabriel Emerson has left his position at the University of Toronto to embark on a new life with his beloved Julianne. Together, he’s confident that they can face any challenge. And he’s eager to become a father. But Julianne’s graduate program threatens Gabriel’s plans, as the pressures of being a student become all consuming. When she is given the honor of presenting an academic lecture at Oxford, Gabriel is forced to confront Julianne about the subject of her presentation—research that conflicts with his own. And in Oxford, several individuals from their past appear, including an old nemesis intent on humiliating Julia and exposing one of Gabriel’s darkest secrets. In an effort to confront his remaining demons, Gabriel begins a quest to discover more about his biological parents, beginning a chain of events that has startling repercussions for himself, Julianne, and his hope of having a family. Buy Links Amazon Kindle     Amazon Paperback     Barnes & Nobel Nook     Barnes & Nobel Paperback     iTunes iBook     Chapters Indigo Paperback Chapters Indigo Kobo My Rating:      Review This was a fantastic conclusion to a great series! I loved the characters and the story was a great extension of Gabriel and Julia’s story. I really enjoyed getting to read more about them and their next steps in their lives together. Gabriel and Julia have grown a lot over the series as a couple and as individuals. There were plenty of ups and downs and they were just as real to me in this book. Gabriel is sexy Continue Reading →

BLOG TOUR: Away by B.A. Wolfe

Away by B.A. Wolfe SYNOPSIS: What good is running AWAY when you only end up lost? Cassandra Pierce had her whole “perfect” life planned out by her parents. One night of pure weakness and lust has her running away from it all and seeking refuge in Alamosa with her best friend. But it seems life has other plans for her when she finds herself lost in the small town of Keaton. Jason Bradley is a charming country guy. He lives a simple life that’s nothing like what Cassandra is used to. A single moment in life changed everything he thought he once knew, leaving him with a broken heart and an unplanned future. What happens in Keaton is nothing Cassandra or her heart could have ever prepared for. The instant connection she shares with Jason is no secret, but what they’re keeping hidden from one another is. Will these two be able to find a way to trust each other or will their secrets tear them apart? ADD TO GOODREADS BUY LINKS      EXCERPT: It was hard to sleep; I was tossing and turning more than ever before. The butterflies in my stomach were in full force as I recollected about each kiss Jason gave me; on my lips and on my bare skin. My thoughts were interrupted as I heard the beeping on my phone. I saw the light illuminating my room as I reached over to grab it; it was a text from Jason. I was suddenly extremely grateful I let him plug his number into my phone after we left the garage earlier today. Are you asleep yet? How could I be sleeping? His lips just rocked my world; my heart was racing too much to be sleeping. Not a chance. Me either. I put my phone Continue Reading →

COVER REVEAL: Gainers Grace by Heather Gunter

Check out this gorgeous new cover for the next installment from  our very own Heather Gunter.  Gainers Grace is book two in the Changing Series and is currently scheduled for release in March 2014.   Title: Gainers Grace (Changing Series #2) Author: Heather Gunter Genre: New Adult Scheduled for Release: March 2014 Cover Design:  Robin Harper of Wicked by Design Event organized by: Into the Night Reviews   As a former gymnast, the concept of grace is something Mackenzie “Mac” Rivera is very familiar with. Hours upon hours of training, turning out routines that appear flawless to an outsider have allowed Mac to masterfully hide the pain and frustration of falling short of the level of perfection every gymnast strives for. It’s a skill she puts to good use when she goes off to college and recreates herself. Moving on from a high school humiliation, Mac is happy with who she is and the life she has laid out before her.Reece Shaw has it all, or so he pretends to. Too caught up in appearances and maintaining his high school status, he let the one girl that he felt something real for slip through his fingers and he’s never forgiven himself for that. In a last ditch effort to put the past firmly behind him, Reece moves away from everything familiar in his life to start anew at college. Sometimes though, the past has an uncanny way of following you where you least expect it and he soon discovers its not always easy to simply start over.Suddenly faced with a part of her past Mac would much rather forget, she is left with the all too familiar feeling of sliding backwards while trying to move forward; just like the Gainer she could never quite master on the balance beam. Mac’s Continue Reading →

REVIEW: Down To You by Addison Kline

Title: Down to You Author: Addison Kline Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance Synopsis Holly Edgemont used to love celebrating Christmas, that is, until her whole world was turned upside down by an unexpected divorce from her college sweetheart Brant. This year, not only is she divorced, but the kids are going out of state with her ex Brant, leaving her utterly alone. Holly’s party-girl friend Sloane tries to break her out of her frump by dragging her along to holiday parties where Holly meets cute and available Chris. But when Holly realizes that she still has feelings for Brant, she has a decision to make: Learn to trust her long time love who broke her heart, or move on for good.Brant Edgemont is a divorced father of three, and hopelessly in love with his ex-wife, Holly. He made the biggest mistake of his life walking out two years ago. Despite his pleas to reconnect, Holly still resists him. Is it too late to rekindle their love? Or will Holly move on for good, leaving Brant himself heartbroken and alone?Down To You is not just a romantic love story. It is a story of familial love, friendship, betrayal, redemption, and the magic that can happen at Christmas time when friends and family join together. My Rating:     Review This was a sweet love story about righting wrongs and realizing a love that is still as strong as it was in the beginning. I really liked all the characters and the story was short but great. Holly and Brant are obviously still in love with each other. However due to pride, guilt, and a huge misunderstanding they’ve been divorced for 2 years. Its obvious from the beginning that Holly is hung up on Brant but in trying to protect herself, she’s shut him Continue Reading →