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Authors: Want promotion?

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I always am sending out books to prize winners and if you're an author looking for some promo opps, then contact me about sending some promo goodies to me. Email me at Luv2RdBks@aol.com  and put Promo in the subject line. Thanks!

Winners!

Okay, I have a couple of winners to announce. First up, the Deborah Court winner is......Christy M practimom@yahoo.com Next up is the Grace Burrowes winner, who is..... Laurie G. Ladies, since yahoo seems to be eating my emails and my one AOL address is giving me fits..... send your info to this account:  Luv2RdBks@aol.com

Chat Wednesday night with.....Tina Gabrielle!

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Mo's Book Buzz welcomes historical author Tina Gabrielle to her chat on Wed, Sept 28th from 9:00 PM EST to 10:00 PM EST. Chat will be in the chat room and you can access it here and choose Mo's Book Buzz chatroom. Learn more about Tina and her books by checking out her website at http://www.tinagabrielle.com/index.html

Announcement

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I am missing a couple of recent winners....they need to contact me at pattifischer@yahoo.com because I never got their info. Karen H in NC and Cories.....Yahoo might have ate your email to me. If you respond to me and don't hear back from me within 24 hours, email me again. Thanks. Announcement over....

Book Giveaway:

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LADY SOPHIE'S CHRISTMAS WISH by Grace Burrowes Out...now! All she wants is peace and anonymity... Lady Sophie Windham has maneuvered a few days to herself at the ducal mansion in London before she must join her family for Christmas in Kent. Suddenly trapped by a London snowstorm, she finds herself with an abandoned baby and only the assistance of a kind, handsome stranger standing between her and complete disaster. But Sophie's holiday is about to heat up... With his estate in ruins, Vim Charpentier sees little to feel festive about this Christmas. His growing attraction for Sophie Windham is the only thing that warms his spirits-but when Sophie's brothers whisk her away, Vim's most painful holiday memories are reawakened. It seems Sophie's been keeping secrets, and now it will take much more than a mistletoe kiss to make her deepest wishes come true... Learn more by going to this excerpt . To enter to win this, just post once and I'll put you

Carly Phillips book winner is....

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Custom Random Number picked..... Karen H in NC! Congrats and email me at pattifischer@yahoo.com with your mailing info!

Q&A with Deborah Court and a giveaway!

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1. Tell us about your newest release. Thank you so much for inviting me to your blog, Patti! "Bound to the Prince" is a steamy Paranormal Romance, with elements from fantasy, Celtic mythology and the Arthurian saga. It's set in today's London and in Fearann, the elven kingdom - a medieval fantasy world of noble knights, monsters and magicians. Fallen from grace, elven warrior prince Elathan is living in exile, separated from his own people. He despises humans; yet he has chosen to live among them, hidden in underground caves. When he beholds a strangely compelling woman on a London bridge one night, he abducts her and takes her to his lair, commanding her to be his slave of pleasure. Igraine Chandler, a nurse from New Jersey, might not be everyone's idea of a perfect romantic heroine. Recently dumped by her faithless fiancé, she’s heartbroken and bereft of all her hopes and dreams. But she soon finds herself in a world beyond her wildest dreams, fighting at

Don't forget....we are giving away a copy of SERENDIPITY by Carly Phillips!

In case it got buried down in the posts: http://romrevtoday.blogspot.com/2011/09/book-giveaway_19.html

The Harvest of Grace by Cindy Woodsmall

THE HARVEST OF GRACE – Cindy Woodsmall Ada’s House Series – Book 3 Waterbrook Press ISBN: 978-1-4000-7398-6 August 2011 Inspirational Amish Romance Dry Lake, Pennsylvania - Present Day Sylvia Fisher has inherited her grandfather’s house and the family dairy, an unprecedented gift bestowed upon a female in the Old Amish Order. Only men are allowed to conduct business, let alone inherit said business over the other male heirs. And even though the dairy is hers, she collects no pay and does not have a say in the matters of business, only the cows. When she is betrayed by her father, her fiancé, and her sister, Sylvia flees the Fisher farm and moves to Dry Creek to run a dairy belonging to an Amish couple whose only son has disappeared. Six months ago, Aaron Blank left the family farm and went into rehab at The Better Path, a home for recovering Amish alcoholics. The town of Owl’s Perch is also home to an appliance store for the Amish, a store Aaron has signed a contract to pur

With a Little Luck by Caprice Crane

WITH A LITTLE LUCK - Caprice Crane Bantam Books ISBN: 978-0-553-38624-0 August 2011 Women’s Fiction Los Angeles - Present Day Some people are superstitious, not Beryl (Berry) Lambert…or so she says. Working as a disk jockey at a soft rock radio station and playing the music she loves should make her happy. It doesn’t. Berry is not just superstitious, but she irrationally believes everything happens for a reason. With her favorite lucky horseshoe necklace around her neck, and a four-leaf clover tucked in her wallet, Berry knows better than to walk under a ladder, or open an umbrella indoors. Berry’s superstition doesn’t stop. Her love life has been ghastly. With two disastrous relationships under her belt, she is growing frantic because the next relationship will crash, burn and fizzle. Berry isn’t shy about voicing her doubts and should know better than to make comments about her love life on the air. Berry runs into a fellow disk jockey, Ryan Riley, who makes the wron

Temptation of a Highland Scoundrel by Sue-Ellen Welfonder

TEMPTATION OF A HIGHLAND SCOUNDREL – Sue-Ellen Welfonder Highland Warriors, Book 2 Grand Central’s Forever ISBN: 978-0-446-56177-8 August 2011 Historical Romance The Glen of Many Legends – 1397 There is tentative peace between the three clans living in the Glen of Many Legends. Three young ladies, each from a different clan, have made a pact amongst themselves to keep the peace for many years to come. Each lady will marry a man from a different clan to maintain the truce within the Glen. Lady Isobel Cameron has always fancied Kendrew Mackintosh. His wild, Viking-like ways fascinate and intrigue her, and she knows he is the one she wants to marry. A marriage to Lord Kendrew would fulfill her end of the ladies’ bargain. Unfortunately for Lady Isobel, Kendrew wants nothing to do with her, or so it seems. He believes himself to be too wild and his land too untamed for such a gentle lady. But Isobel knows they are meant to be, and she will stop at nothing to prove it to him. K

Archangel's Blade by Nalini Singh

ARCHANGEL’S BLADE - Nalini Singh A Hunter’s Guild Novel Berkley Sensation ISBN: 978-0-425-24391-6 September 2011 Paranormal Romance Manhattan, New York - Present Day The decapitated head of a vampire too young to be out of seclusion leaves Dmitri with enough questions; adding the unusual yet strangely familiar tattoo on the cheek to the mix means he’ll need some help from the Guild. The hunter the Guild sends, though, is so terrified of him and the other vampires that he’ll doubt she’ll be of much help. Honor St. Nicholas has not left the Guild Academy (the school where hunters are trained) since her release from the hospital, and the thought of taking a mission that would bring her into contact with vampires terrifies her. It has been almost a year since her friends freed her from the basement where she was held captive for two months, tortured and used by sadistic vampires as little more than their pet. She’s buried herself at the Guild Academy, but when Sara, the Guild

Dark Warrior by Rebecca York

DARK WARRIOR - Rebecca York Berkley Sensation ISBN: 978-0-425-24370-1 September 2011 Paranormal Romance Sedona, Arizona - Present Day Two thousand years ago, with a barbarian invasion imminent, the Ionian High Priestesses turned to the Minot warriors for help. Once the battle was won, the Minot—true to their nature—tried to dominate the Ionians, which was very much against the Ionian way of life. The Ionians left the Minots and settled elsewhere, but in all of the years since, they’ve avoided the Minot descendants at all costs. Sophia Thalia is returning to the spa she and her Ionian sisters own when her car is run off the road. When a stranger appears, she knows that he is Minot and she tries to escape, but he’s released some sort of gas that makes it impossible for her to control her body. Worse, she can’t control the desire the man is invoking in her, either. Just as the stranger mentions her not being the right one, another man arrives to fight off the first. She se

Star Crossed Seduction by Jenny Brown

STAR CROSSED SEDUCTION – Jenny Brown Avon Historical ISBN-13: 978-0-06-197606-3 September 2011 Historical Romance London, England – 1820 Temperance Smith is a pickpocket living on the mean streets of London; she and her two friends’ nighttime refuge is about to be demolished and as the leader of their little group, she has done a terrible job keeping their heads above water. Becky has a twisted spine, and Clary is so young. It looks as if Mother Bostwick’s brothel will be their next stop, until an old friend who has turned to a lawful life meets her on the street and says his employer, Lady Hartwood, wants them to be her first residents at her Refuge for Unfortunate Females. With nowhere to go, the three girls go with her, but Temperance is sure she’ll just stay and eat and maybe get a bath, because she couldn’t stand to live with someone who puts down the poor. Her boyfriend, Randall, was killed in his fight against oppression, and he brought her in to his crew that stole

A Perfect 10: Her Tycoon to Tame by Emilie Rose

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HER TYCOON TO TAME – Emilie Rose A Perfect 10 Harlequin Desire ISBN: 978-0-373-73125-1 September 2011 Contemporary Series Romance North Carolina - Present Day Hannah Sutherland is a spoiled rich girl, or at least, that’s what millionaire Wyatt Jacobs thinks. She drives a BMW, has a houseful of antiques, wears diamonds while she’s at work in the barn, and, she’s just too pretty for his own good. Well, this time, Hannah will not get what she wants. Instead, Wyatt plans to be rid of her as fast as he can get her off his property. And it doesn’t matter that she owns her own parcel right smack in the middle of his ranch; one way or another, he will get her and her poor excuse for a charity out of his life for good. His contract says he has to keep her in his employ for a year, but first, he’ll find an excuse to fire her or make her quit. Either way, she’s history. Hannah Sutherland has just had her future and her livelihood swept out from under her by her father’s betrayal.

The Women of the Cousin's War by Phillipa Gregory, David Baldwin, Michael Jones

THE WOMEN OF THE COUSINS’ WAR - Philippa Gregory, David Baldwin, Michael Jones The Duchess, the Queen, and the King’s Mother Touchstone ISBN: 978-1-4516-2954-5 September 2011 Non-Fiction JACQUETTA OF LUXEMBOURG - Philippa Gregory Following an extensive Introduction where Ms. Gregory explains the roles of women in history, readers learn the story of Jacquetta, mother of Elizabeth Woodville. While little is documented of this mysterious woman, what is known is that she was wed at young age to the much older John of Lancaster, the first Duke of Bedford. That obviously immediately aligned her with the House of Lancaster. At her husband’s death, when she was nineteen, Jacquetta inherited everything from the duke, which left her not only a wealthy widow, but a wealthy royal widow. Her choice for her next spouse, however, was not a popular one. He was not another royal, but Sir Richard Woodville, a soldier. It was Woodville with whom Jacquetta would have fourteen children (not all of

Always Devoted by Karen Rose Smith

ALWAYS DEVOTED – Karen Rose Smith Search For Love Series, Book 3 Smashwords – www.smashwords.com Available Now Romantic Suspense E-Book Novella California Emma Henderson is a giver. She took care of her mother until she died, then continued to care for her younger sister, Paige, even after she married and had daughter Becky. And she owns and runs a gift basket shop. A year ago, an accident took her husband, and three months ago, Paige, now twenty, disappeared on the way to San Francisco. Her car was found abandoned on the side of the highway. The police have been unable to find Paige, so Emma takes part in a TV interview promoted by media producer Linc Granger. Even while nearly overwhelmed by life, Emma can’t help feeling attracted to Linc. Linc Granger is handsome, highly successful, and distrustful of women, but he’s strangely moved by Emma Henderson and charmed by four-year-old Becky. He arranges a meeting between Emma and his friends, Gillian Bradley and Jake Donovan. T

The Sookie Stackhouse Companion by Charlaine Harris

THE SOOKIE STACKHOUSE COMPANION – Charlaine Harris Ace (Hardcover) ISBN: 978-0-441-01971-7 September 2011 Non-Fiction Present Day Welcome to Bon Temps and the world of Sookie Stackhouse and her assortment of vampire, were and “other” friends and acquaintances. This nifty novel companion is sure to be a hit with fans of Ms. Harris’s wildly popular Sookie Stackhouse series. It’s filled with interesting information and offers up a short story as well. Where to begin … at the beginning I suppose. The Sookie Stackhouse companion starts off with a forward by Charlaine Harris and includes a map of Bon Temps and the story, Small Town Wedding. Featured in this tale are Sookie and Sam, (Sookie’s shape shifting boss and friend). Sookie and Sam head for a small town in Texas to attend Sam’s brother’s wedding. There is some concern that it won’t go off without a hitch because ever since the “weres” came out and Sam’s stepfather Don shot his mother, (no she didn’t die and Don is in j

Book Giveaway:

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SERENDIPITY by Carly Phillips Blurb: Faith Harrington was the classic girl of privilege--until her father was convicted of running a Ponzi scheme and then her marriage crashed and burned. Now Faith is back in her hometown, hoping for a fresh start. But her father's betrayal has rocked Serendipity - and not everyone is ready to welcome her with open arms. Then she runs into her teenage crush -- the dark, brooding Ethan Barron. Ethan, no stranger to scandal himself, never imagined he'd own the mansion on the hill, much less ever again come face to face with Faith--the princess he once kissed senseless. The chance meeting reignites the electric charge between them. Still, when Ethan hires her to redecorate what was once her childhood home, Faith is sure that getting involved with the town's notorious bad boy will only lead to trouble. But her heart has other ideas. And so do the townspeople of Serendipity ... Learn more about Carly Phillips and her books by visit

The Lucky winner is......

LSU Reader wins the copy of LUCKY GIRL from Cate Lord! Please email me at pattifischer@yahoo.com   with your info. Congrats!

Winners......

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First off, the Gabriella Hewitt winner is.....Na! And the winner of The Darkest Sin is Chelsea! Congrats and please email me at pattifischer@yahoo.com with your info. I will pull out Thursday's winner over the weekend.

Q&A with Cate Lord....with a giveaway!

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Give a warm welcome to Cate Lord and learn more about her latest release and how to win a copy of her book. 1. Tell us about your newest release. Thanks so much for inviting me to do an interview at Romance Reviews Today, and for asking about my latest book! :) Lucky Girl is a quirky, funny, lighthearted romantic comedy I describe as “Bridget Jones dates James Bond.” The heroine, twenty-nine-year-old Jessica Devlin, is the beauty editor of Orlando’s O Tart magazine and she takes an overdue vacation to be maid-of-honor in her English cousin’s wedding. Jess has a few misgivings about crossing the pond, after recently being dumped by her fiancé while planning her own wedding, and an embarrassing episode two years ago after her grandfather’s funeral that involved an English pub, too many drinks, and a gorgeous Brit who held her in his arms and comforted her while she cried. Of course, Jess believes there’s a one in a gazillion chance of her running into James Bond gorgeous Nick Mondi

Friday....that all important day!

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Friday I will be posting some winners. Stay tuned!

Chat Wednesday night with......CHRISTIE CRAIG!

Grand Central author Christie Craig joins us to discuss her book, DON'T MESS WITH TEXAS. Door prize: One lucky winner will receive a signed copy of DON'T MESS WITH TEXAS as well as a necklace set made by Christie! Moderated by CrazyMo. When? 9/14/11 Wednesday night at 9:00PM Eastern time Where? http://client0.addonchat.com/sc.php?id=102122  or go to http://www.romrevtoday.com/  and click on RRT Chat. Once the login screen loads, just type your name and choose Mo's room from the drop down chat room menu ;) Hope to see you there! Mo ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* Mo's Book Buzz - weekly author chats over at http://www.romrevtoday.com/ ! Want chat reminders? Join my loop at MoBookBuzz-subscribe@yahoogroups.com   http://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/pages/Mos-Book-Buzz/159510224111495

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THE DARKEST SIN by Caroline Richards Blurb: Desperate Deceptions Lord James Rushford is the only man in London who can lead Rowena Woolcott to the villain who has been tormenting her family for years, and she will stop at nothing to enlist his help. Even if she must pretend to play a dangerously enticing role: his mistress. Shadowed Secrets Rushford has demons of his own – a dark past that haunts his memories. Yet the temptation that Rowena presents is more than he can resist. Relentless Desire Claiming to be lovers should not be so easy – or feel so achingly appealing. But as Rushford ushers Rowena through London's most elite clubs and sinister underworlds, truth and fantasy blur. And as the threat to Rowena grows near, the masquerade of passion begins to feel startlingly real… Learn more by going to the author's website at:  http://readcarolinerichards.com/index.html One lucky winner will be chosen to win a copy of THE DARKEST SINNER. To enter, tell

Q&A with Gabriella Hewitt....and a giveaway!

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Hello! Thank you so much for having us as guest on your blog. We are so happy to be here today. Gabriella Hewitt is the pen name of creative writing talents Sasha Tomaszycki and Patrizia M.J. Hayashi. Together they weave tales of romantic suspense and dangerously sensual paranormals. Check out the website http://www.gabriellahewitt.com/ to find out about upcoming releases and events on her blog. 1. Tell us about your newest release. The Shadow Wariors series is our latest series from Samhain Publishing. Out of the Shadows is the first novella in the series. It's a series that weaves Aztec mythology with contemporary settings: Where men fight to save humanity from evil and lose a part of the soul in the process. Where women possess gifts from the gods that connect them to the elements and allow them to save the shadow warriors from losing their spirit to their inner beast. 2. Can you tell us a little about your favorite scene in the story? There is a scene in Out of t

SUNRISE OF AVALON by Anna Ellliott

SUNRISE OF AVALON - Anna Elliott A Novel of Trystan and Isolde Touchstone ISBN: 978-1-4165-8991-4 September 2011 Historical Fiction Britain after Arthur Isolde, former High Queen of Britain, now cares for battle wounded left at the infirmary in the Abbey of Saint Eucherius. Daughter of Modred and Arthur’s queen Gwynefar, and granddaughter of Modred’s mother, Morgan, Isolde is a well thought of healer, and her skills are in high demand. She spends her days tending to those she can save, and giving comfort to those she cannot. But when not concentrating on her patients, she is worrying about her husband, Trystan, who has gone to rescue his friend Fidach from the clutches of Octa of Kent, who has allied himself with the traitor, Marche of Cornwall, who is, tragically, Trystan’s father. Isolde knows how dangerous this foray will be, and she wonders if she’ll ever see Trystan alive again. Trystan is known for his supreme loyalty to his men. He will not ask them to do anything he

LIE FOR ME by Karen Young

LIE FOR ME – Karen Young Howard Books ISBN: 978-1-45161518-0 August 2011 Mystery Houston, Texas - Present Day Teacher Lauren Holloway is planning her wedding to successful contractor Tucker Kane when her world is blown apart in a twist of fate. Tucker discovers the bloody body of his ex-wife, Margot, in an old house where he was working. He calls 911; the police show up, and he is arrested for her murder. Seems that Tucker and Margot recently had a very loud and very angry discussion when Tucker went to pick up their daughter, Kristy, for his scheduled weekend visit. Couple that with his missing hammer that turns up covered in Margot’s blood, and Tucker is a wanted man. Meanwhile, Lauren finds that her promotion to principal of the Christian school where she works is in jeopardy, and Tucker asks her to lie and say that she was with him at the time of Margot’s murder. Lauren refuses to lie for Tucker and steels herself against an angry school board while they attempt to take a

KILLER IN CONTROL by Dorothy Francis

KILLER IN CONTROL – Dorothy Francis Five Star ISBN: 978-1-43282-507-7 July 2011 Mystery Key West, Florida - Present Day Police Sergeant Katherine Morgan, or Kitt, is running away from herself. She shot a man in self-defense, and now she’s been put on paid administrative leave while a review board decides her fate. It didn’t help that Kitt’s boyfriend deserted the minute she was put on leave. Since her badge is at stake and she might lose her job over the incident, Shelby Cox decided that Kitt was no longer good enough for him. Oh well, she doesn’t need Shelby anyhow. Trying to cope with her mistake, she’s decided to hide out at her sister’s bed and breakfast home in the Florida Keys. A few weeks at Janell’s home will help her. Just the sun and the surf and relaxation. Relaxation is far from Kitt’s agenda, however, when she walks into The Poinsettia, Janell and Rex’s bed and breakfast inn. Abra Berrie, one of their guests, has been murdered, and the police suspect Rex of the d

WINGS OF FIRE by Caris Roane

WINGS OF FIRE - Caris Roane Guardians of Ascension , Book 3 St. Martin's Paperbacks ISBN: 978-031-2533-73-1 September 2011 Paranormal Romance Mortal Earth - Present Day Antony Medichi is a strong warrior, day in and day out. He fights against the death vampires and rogue vampires that invade Mortal Earth. Antony is assigned to protect the lovely Parisa Lovejoy and doomed to fall for her. Although, when Parisa is abducted by a member of Commander Greaves's army, Antony will stop at nothing to get her back. Parisa draws Antony deeper and deeper with her charm and beauty. His love for her strengthens his powers as her Guardian, but his strengths have never been tested more. Roth, Commander Greaves's agent, kidnaps Parisa for her blood. If Parisa wants to survive her captors and ascend to Second Earth, she must form the deepest bond. A bond with Antony in the flames of eternity. Caris Roane provides more alpha heroes and kick-butt heroines in her latest Guardians of

WILD WESTERN NIGHTS by Sara Orwig

WILD WESTERN NIGHTS - Sara Orwig Stetsons and CEO’s , Book 4 Harlequin Desire #2110 ISBN: 978-0-373-73123-7 September 2011 Series Romance Texas - Present Day Gabe Benton is surprised when the woman on the side of the road turns out to be Maddie Halliday. They’d been friends since childhood, and when Maddie was finally old enough, they became lovers. Six years ago, though, Gabe’s job was taking him out of the country, and since he wasn’t looking to settle down anyway, they broke up. With the recent marriages of his brother and friends, Gabe has been thinking of settling down and finding someone to share his life with. Now that he’s seen Maddie again, he knows exactly whom he wants in his life. In town to sell her grandfather’s ranch, Maddie is torn about seeing Gabe again. While a part of her is glad to see him, another part can’t forget how heart-broken she was when he left. She’s built a life for herself in Florida and is anxious to return to it, yet at the same time she ca

SECRETS TO SEDUCING A SCOT by Michelle Marcos

SECRETS TO SEDUCING A SCOT - Michelle Marcos St. Martin's Paperbacks ISBN: 978-03-123-8178-3 August 2011 Historical Romance 1800s Scotland Serena Marsh has always lived a luxurious life. She writes articles for the paper that endear her to everyone, women and men alike. She is known and pampered at every party she attends. Now Serena has been thrust into the Scottish revolution. Serena is shocked by the man her father wants to protect her, and even more shocked by why. A band of Scottish rebels are after her. Serena wants nothing more than to look down her nose upon the rugged man, Malcolm Slayter, who is to protect her. Instead, she finds that he may be the most attractive man she has ever met. Malcolm Slayter is a bastard to his kind. His father betrayed the family clan when he was a boy, and in turn the clan killed his father and his family. Malcolm agrees to protect Serena for a fee. However, she is a more challenging assignment that he originally thought. Serena'

BROKEN by Patricia Haley

BROKEN - Patricia Haley Chosen Series , Book 3 Gallery Books ISBN: 978-1-4165-8064-5 August 2011 Inspirational Fiction Detroit, Michigan - Present Day The Mitchell family runs a multi-million dollar ministry, DMI. However, the family is dysfunctional, and with the tension, anger, deceit, and manipulation they have run amok. Joel Mitchell has driven the company into bankruptcy. Now, he has handed the company over to his nemesis, Don, who is his half brother. Their father, Dave, left each child a fair share. Not a good idea. Working also for the ministry are both of the late Dave’s wives: his ex wife, Madeline, Don and Tamara’s mother; and Sherry, his widow, Joel’s mother. Don finds himself in a flood of problems resulting in the disaster Joel left behind. Mired down in paperwork, Don knows Joel too well, what else is he up to? Don had given up on DMI and started his own company in South Africa. More enticing is his partner and the woman of his dreams, Naledi. Adding to his

SWEET KISS OF SUMMER by Sophie Gunn

SWEET KISS OF SUMMER – Sophie Gunn Enemy Club Series , Book 2 Grand Central’s Forever ISBN: 978-0-446-56200-3 August 2011 Contemporary Romance Galton, New York – Present Day Nina waited two years for Mick Rivers to come collect her brother Walt’s house, but with nary a word from him, and with her own financial worries, Nina gave up on Walt’s wishes and moved into her brother’s house. The house is all Nina has left, and she’s made it a real home despite all the tragedy in her life. But with the engine roar of a fancy car, Mick Rivers slides up her driveway and turns Nina’s life upside down. Mick never understood why Walt left him the house, but with Mick’s sister in the hospital and the bills piling up, he needs the cash the sale of the house will bring. He didn’t plan on Nina being there, and he certainly didn’t plan on having feelings for her. Mick quickly finds himself torn between the two things he wants most…to get the money his sister needs, and to be with Nina in the b

AN AFTER-HOURS AFFAIR by Barbara Dunlop

AN AFTER-HOURS AFFAIR – Barbara Dunlop Texas Cattleman’s Club: The Showdown , Book 3 Harlequin Desire #2108 ISBN: 978-0-373-73121-3 September 2011 Series Romance Royal, Texas – Present Day Injured football quarterback Mitch Hayward is temporarily acting as the Texas Cattleman’s Club president and has the ever efficient Jenny Watson as his personal assistant. When Jenny undergoes a makeover, Mitch’s head is more than turned, and the ensuing heated response from him ends in one night of passion. The next morning Mitch vows that it will never happen again, because he is not into commitment, especially with sweet Jenny. She’s heartbroken, but understands. After all, why would a rich and handsome man like Mitch want to be involved with a nobody like Jenny? Jenny plans to go on with life and find a man to marry. However, Mitch is annoyed that she’s not only looking, but that other men are finding her attractive. He keeps telling himself and Jenny that they can’t have a relationshi

MUCH MORE THAN A MISTRESS by Michelle Celmer

MUCH MORE THAN A MISTRESS – Michelle Celmer Black Gold Billionaires , Book 4 Harlequin Desire #2111 ISBN: 978-0-373-73124-4 September 2011 Series Romance El Paso, Texas – Present Day With an ongoing investigation into a refinery explosion at Western Oil, the main suspect right now is Chief Operating Officer Jordan Everette, and Jane Monroe is hired to work undercover as his secretary. Jane hopes Jordan will notice her and, in doing so, give her access to his deepest secrets. However, she didn’t expect the man to be so darn handsome that her toes nearly curl inside her three-inch heels. While she’s covertly digging around the office in search of clues, Jane does indeed attract Jordan’s attention. Is Jane playing with fire? In fact, Jordan figured out right off the bat why Jane was placed there and decides to play along until he can turn the tables on her. It doesn’t hurt that she’s unaware that she’s beautiful and she can’t understand why he’s paying attention to her. The mor