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GIVEAWAY! RESCUED BY LOVE by Melissa Foster

GIVEAWAY! RESCUED BY LOVE by Melissa Foster

Jake has never left anyone behind–will Addison be his first failed rescue?
RESCUED BY LOVE
The Ryders Book Four
Melissa Foster
Released Jan 11, 2017
World Literary Press

 

Addison Dahl is excited to return to Elpitha Island for her best friend Gabriella’s wedding. A weekend of sun and fun is just what she needs before setting out on her newest adventure—roughing it in the wilderness. Addison is tough, she’s independent, and she doesn’t “do” feelings toward men. But lately her friend—and Gabriella’s brother-in-law—sinfully sexy and ornery-as-hell Jake Ryder has been the star of her late-night fantasies, and she can’t get him out of her mind. It doesn’t help that the chemistry between them is scorching hot. With any luck, a few days in the wilderness will snap that craziness out of her head.

 

As a top search and rescue professional, Jake Ryder spends his days saving those in need and his nights in the arms of willing women who offer nothing more than a few hours of sexual enjoyment. But there’s only one woman he wants, and he’s spent the last several months trying to get beautiful, smart, and sassy Addison to give him one sinful night. He’s sure one night will lead to more.

 

The night of the wedding the heat between Jake and Addy ignites, and they’re powerless to resist their explosive passion. Wild kisses, sensual touches, and heartfelt conversations brings them closer together, and when the weekend ends, Jake is determined to keep Addy close and make her his. But Addy has other plans…


The spicy scent of Jake’s cologne overrode the aroma of grilled meats and casseroles Gabriella’s relatives had spent all day preparing. Jake rested his elbow on the bar beside her, brushing his muscular forearm against hers and sending ripples of awareness to her core.

Who was she kidding? There was no distracting herself from the biggest distraction of them all.

“I think there are still a few guys you haven’t danced with yet.”

Of course Jake would go straight to pushing her buttons.

“I’ll have to take care of that, won’t I? Gab’s brother, Niko, is looking awfully hot tonight.” Niko was the epitome of a Greek heartthrob. Tall, dark, handsome, and as touchy-feely as the rest of Gabriella’s warm and loving family. He was also a shameless flirt.

Jake ground his teeth together, nearly paralyzing her with a blistering stare.

“I haven’t seen you dance all night. What’s the matter? Not into sexy island girls? Because I’m pretty sure that guy over there by the tree bats for the other team.” She enjoyed taunting the lion, even if she didn’t want to get too close. Her pulse beat wildly, and her fingers ached to grab him by the collar of his dress shirt and yank him down for what she knew would be an incredibly hot kiss. She tried to keep from dropping her eyes lower, but she was no match for the enticing ever-present bulge beneath his zipper. The one that became even more prominent when they were near. And damn, she liked knowing she had that effect on him.

He leaned in close, his warm breath coasting over her cheek. “I’m not into dancing, but if you keep looking at me like that you might find yourself getting up close and personal with more than you can handle.”

She lifted her eyes to his, which had gone coal black, and she swallowed hard against the lust threatening to pour out her mouth. Addy was used to controlling every interaction and reveled in holding her own and taking what she wanted where men were concerned. Or at least she always had, until the King of Hotness standing next to her came into the picture. Jake definitely threw her off her game. Lately, when they were together, she caught herself wondering if what she was experiencing were actual emotions rather than impulses. That was one thing that had kept her from taking their flirting to the next level. His relationship to her best friend was the other. But boy did she want to cross that line. It had been way too long since she had been with a man, thanks to Jake. Every time she came close to satisfying the urge to feel the weight of a man pressing down on her and get lost in the throes of passion, goddamn Jake swam into her mind, stealing her focus and killing the moment. Her fantasy had become her own personal cockblocker.

In an effort to reclaim the upper hand and prove he did not rattle her, she dragged her eyes over his chest again and said, “I have yet to meet a man who comes close to being what I can handle, much less more.”

The edge of his lips twitched as if they might quirk up, but he clenched his jaw, making the muscles beneath his dark scruff jump. He shifted his eyes away just as Niko headed toward them with a warm and inviting smile, making those jaw muscles work double time.

Niko nodded at Jake and offered his hand to Addy. “What kind of brother would I be if I didn’t dance with my sister’s beautiful best friend? Care to join me?”

“I’d love to.” Addy reached for his hand, taking pleasure in the tension rolling off of the man who had yet to ask her for a single dance but had no trouble inviting her into his bed.

Melissa Foster is a New York Times & USA Today bestselling and award-winning author. She writes sexy and heartwarming contemporary romance, new adult romance, and women’s fiction with emotionally compelling characters that stay with you long after you turn the last page. Melissa’s emotional journeys are lovingly erotic, perfect beach reads, and always family oriented. 
 

 

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GIVEAWAY! HOME RUN by Heidi McLaughlin

GIVEAWAY! HOME RUN by Heidi McLaughlin

LOVE ISN’T A GAME . . .

 

I’ve given up everything for the chance to play major league baseball. Everything. Now I’m so close I can practically hear the crowd chanting my name. There’s nothing that could take my dream away from me . . .

 

Unless I lose focus. And Ainsley Burke is the most beautiful, distracting woman I’ve ever met. When I’m with her, I can’t think of anything else.

 

But no matter how much I want Ainsley, there’s no room for love in my game plan. I can give her a quick tour of the bases, but that’s it. Then I have to let her go. If she wants to think I’m a love ’em and leave ’em player, fine.

 

All dreams require sacrifice. I just wish this one didn’t mean tearing out my own heart.

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“Can I call you, sometime?”

Ainsley looks down at the ground and crosses her arms over her chest. “Listen, I’m sure you’re a nice guy and all, but I don’t date baseball players. You guys all come in here, acting sweet and caring about the kids, but will be gone in two months. We’re forgotten all about until next spring training.”

From her spiel, I can tell someone has hurt her in the past, but I’m not willing to give up. There’s no way I can now. “Whoa, why the one-eighty?”

“Excuse me?”

“I mean, a second ago I sort of thought… never mind.” I shake my head and start to walk away, only to turn back. “I don’t know about the other guys. I only know me, and I’m not like that. I’d like to prove myself. Just one date to show you that I’m genuine?”

She shakes her head no again, but there’s a glint in her eye that tells me she’s thinking about it. “I’m sorry I can’t.”

Ainsley is walking away before I can even think to form a rebuttal. Our left fielder is there to pick up the pieces and remind me that I just had the first strike out of my major league career. Wonderful.

I drag my sorry ass out toward the waiting bus with my head hanging in shame. I thought for sure I’d at least get her number and be able to convince her that I’m not an epic douche like some of the other guys.

Just as my foot touches the bottom step, my name is called from behind. In a heart-stopping moment, I think it’s Ainsley, only to find another female worker running toward me. I step away and wait for her to get to me.

“Here,” she says, slipping a piece of paper into my hand. When I look at what’s written on it, I’m surprised to see Ainsley’s name and what I’m assuming is her number. “She’ll kill me if she knew I did this, but it’s her cell. Sweep her off her feet. She deserves it.” The woman winks before running back toward the zoo.

Our catcher slaps me on my shoulder. “Well, you lucky dog.”

THE SERIES

THIRD BASE, #1

HOME RUN, #2

GRAND SLAM, #3

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Heidi McLaughlin is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author. Originally from the Pacific Northwest, she now lives in picturesque Vermont with her husband and two daughters. Also renting space in their home is an over-hyper beagle/Jack Russell, Buttercup, and a Highland West/mini schnauzer, Jill.

When she isn’t writing stories, you’ll find her sitting court-side during either daughter’s basketball games.

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Giveaway! CLAM JAM by RC Boldt

Giveaway! CLAM JAM by RC Boldt

Definition: the female equivalent of a cock block.

 

CLAM JAM
RC Boldt
Releasing January 10th, 2017
 
“Clam Jam”
Definition: the female equivalent of a cock block.
 
Example: You’re chatting with a guy you’re interested in and your friend comes along and lays claim to him. 
 
Maggie

That’s my life—except it’s worse. My friend who keeps “jamming” me is my gay roommate and if that isn’t a W.T.F. moment, I’m not sure what is.


Fact: He went home with three—yes, three—of the guys I had been so sure were into me.
Fact: 
He’s really pissing me off. I mean, hello? I’m trying to get back in the saddle, but I’ll never manage to get a boyfriend before the age of fifty if he keeps this up.
Fact: Secretly, I wonder what it would be like if he weren’t gay. Why do all the hot, sweet, tender-hearted guys have to be gay?
Fact:
My gay-dar needs a serious tune-up.
 
Ry

The da
y I interviewed for the room to rent, everything changed. I knew I had met “the girl”, except there was one small problem: she didn’t want anything to do with
men. I recognized a top-notch force field when I saw one. She’d been burned badly and didn’t want to deal with a heterosexual guy as a roommate. I could’ve turned around and found another place to live, but I wanted to live there—with her. 
So I had to go “undercover”. 

Fact: I’m in love with my roommate.
Fact: 
I’m a likely candidate for carpal tunnel surgery since all the action I’ve had for the past year has been my hand.
Fact: 
She’s going to hate me if I come clean now.
Fact: 
I’m not giving up. Which means, I’ll just have to continue to run defense until I figure out a way to get Maggie to see the “real” me. 


The me that loves her.
The me that would never do her wrong.
Until then, I’ll keep running off every guy who shows any interest. 
Until then, I’ll continue to Clam Jam. 
 

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Spotlight! COMMANDER IN CHIEF by Katy Evans

Spotlight! COMMANDER IN CHIEF by Katy Evans

Commander in Chief
by Katy Evans
Series:
White House #2
Publication Date: January 5th, 2017
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Synopsis:
The sizzling second installment of the White House series,
by New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Katy Evans.
We fell in love during the campaign.
The stakes were high.
Reputations could have been ruined.
Scandal hovered over us like a cloud.
Now the man I love is the President of the United States
of America.
And its not my vote he is after.
He wants it all.
My heart. My body. My soul.
He wants me by his side.
In the White House.
Normalcy will be gone from my life, privacy forgotten.
I am only twenty three. I just wanted to play a part in
history. But it seems like history wasn’t done with me. The part where I lost
my heart to Matthew Hamilton? It was only the beginning…
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Giveaway! SWEET SOUTHERN HEARTS by Susan Schild

Giveaway! SWEET SOUTHERN HEARTS by Susan Schild

A humorous, heartwarming story of 
new beginnings, do-overs, and self-discovery… 
SWEET SOUTHERN HEARTS
Willow Hill Series #3
Susan Schild
Releasing Jan 10th, 2017
Lyrical Press

 

Susan Schild welcomes you back to the offbeat Southern town of Willow Hill, North Carolina, for a humorous, heartwarming story of new beginnings, do-overs, and self-discovery… 

 

When it comes to marriage, third time’s the charm for Linny Taylor. She’s thrilled to be on her honeymoon with Jack Avery, Willow Hill’s handsome veterinarian. But just like the hair-raising white water rafting trip Jack persuades her to take, newlywed life has plenty of dips and bumps.

Jack’s twelve-year-old son is resisting all Linny’s efforts to be the perfect stepmother, while her own mother, Dottie, begs her to tag along on the first week of a free-wheeling RV adventure. Who knew women “of a certain age” could drum up so much trouble? No sooner is Linny sighing with relief at being back home than she’s helping her frazzled sister with a new baby…and dealing with an unexpected legacy from her late ex. Life is fuller—and richer—than she ever imagined, but if there’s one thing Linny’s learned by now, it’s that there’s always room for another sweet surprise…

This charming and well observed novel about finding the courage to love after loss will make you smile as well as cry more than a few happy tears.  Be prepared for a story of true tenderness, humor, and sometimes nail biting tension. Sweet Southern Hearts delivers all this and more.” –Holly Chamberlin, author of Summer with my Sisters

Release Blitz! ROYALLY DEEP by Virna DePaul

Release Blitz! ROYALLY DEEP by Virna DePaul

We’re celebrating the release of Royally Deep by Virna DePaul! Title: Royally Deep Age Group: Adult Genre: Sports Romance Release Date: January 10, 2017 Goodreads Amazon: http://amzn.to/2h8XCUt iBooks: http://apple.co/2fnnuwR Google Play: http://bit.ly/2h0NZep Kobo: http://bit.ly/2h0N51m Take one sexy quarterback, Mix in one adventurous princess, Add some serious sexual tension, And you get the royal romance of a lifetime.   KyleContinue ReadingContinue Reading

GIVEAWAY! CLAIMING THE BILLIONAIRE by J. M. Stewart

GIVEAWAY! CLAIMING THE BILLIONAIRE
by J. M. Stewart

CLAIMING THE BILLIONAIRE by JM Stewart (January 10, 2017; Forever Yours eBook; $3.99; Seattle Bachelors Book 4)   Code Name: Love   Staff Sergeant Tyler Benson is a survivor. He doesn’t give up on what he wants, and right now, he wants Cassandra Stephanopolous. He thought about her every single day he was gone. NowContinue ReadingContinue Reading

GIVEAWAY! MY HIGHLAND REBEL by Amanda Forester

GIVEAWAY! MY HIGHLAND REBEL
by Amanda Forester

A conquering hero Cormac Maclean would rather read than rampage, but his fearsome warlord father demands that he prove himself in war. Cormac chooses what he thinks is an easy target, only to encounter a fiery Highland lass leading a doomed rebellion and swearing revenge on him.   Meets an unconquerable heroine Jyne Cambell isContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Spotlight! SEPARATION GAMES by CD Reiss

Spotlight! SEPARATION GAMES by CD Reiss

Separation Games by CD Reiss Series: The Games Duet # 2 Release Date: January 3, 2017 Genre: Contemporary Romance/Erotic Romance “CD Reiss writes the best erotica I have ever read.” Meredith Wild, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Hacker Series Synopsis: The stunning conclusion to the New York Times Bestseller. There’s one, unbreakableContinue ReadingContinue Reading

GIVEAWAY! FROM THE ASHES by Xen Sanders

GIVEAWAY! FROM THE ASHES by Xen Sanders

  From the Ashes by Xen Sanders Fires of Redemption #1 Publication Date: January 2, 2017 Genres: Entangled: Otherworld, Male/Male, Sci-Fi, Romance BUY: Amazon: http://amzn.to/2idCsZc Amazon CA: http://amzn.to/2inQMPd Amazon UK: http://amzn.to/2hSqQb3 Amazon AU: http://amzn.to/2hxTFvF B&N: http://bit.ly/2ivYjsH Kobo: http://bit.ly/2hxXxge iBooks: http://apple.co/2inO2Bt Synopsis: Sociopath. Killer. Deviant.Monster, devoid of morals, incapable of human emotion. The villain known asContinue ReadingContinue Reading

GIVEAWAY! SOLO by Jill Mansell

GIVEAWAY! SOLO by Jill Mansell

It all starts at a party, as these things often do…   A one-night stand with far-reaching consequences Momentarily enamored guests going home with all the wrong people An unfaithful wife struck by jealousy and getting a dose of her own medicine A shocking family secret revealed at the worst possible moment   One flingContinue ReadingContinue Reading

GIVEAWAY! SUMMER INDISCRETIONS by Tamara Mataya

GIVEAWAY! SUMMER INDISCRETIONS
by Tamara Mataya

Free-spirited beach-dweller looking to Switch lives with outgoing urbanite. Sense of adventure mandatory. Clothing optional.   One email away from a total meltdown, I’m desperate to escape New York. Using Switch—a website designed to help strangers swap homes for the summer—I slip out of my stilettos and into a string bikini. But of all theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

GIVEAWAY! BREATH OF FIRE by Amanda Bouchet

GIVEAWAY! BREATH OF FIRE by Amanda Bouchet

SHE’S DESTINED TO DESTROY THE WORLD… BUT NOT IF SHE CAN HELP IT   “Cat” Catalia Fisa has been running from her destiny since she could crawl. But now, her newfound loved ones are caught between the shadow of Cat’s tortured past and the threat of her world-shattering future. So what’s a warrior queen toContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Blitz: THE PROTECTOR by Donna Grant

Blitz: THE PROTECTOR by Donna Grant

  The second book in New York Times bestselling author, Donna Grant’s thrilling Sons of Texas series is finally here! PRAISE FOR DONNA GRANT “Grant’s dizzying mix of danger and romance dazzles …off-the-charts chemistry and a breath-stealing plot.” – Publishers Weekly (starred review) on The Protector The Protector (Sons of Texas Series, #2) By DonnaContinue ReadingContinue Reading

GIVEAWAY! BLAZING HOT COWBOY by Kim Redford

GIVEAWAY! BLAZING HOT COWBOY by Kim Redford

He’s all the heat she’ll ever need. Lauren Sheridan’s return to Wildcat Bluff after the death of her husband is bittersweet. Thirteen years have passed since she set foot in the place that’s always held her heart…and the sizzling memories of her high school sweetheart.   Kent Duval has it all. A proud rancher andContinue ReadingContinue Reading

GIVEAWAY! SHADOW WOLF by Heather Long

GIVEAWAY! SHADOW WOLF by Heather Long

Some leave because, in their hearts, they can’t bear to stay. Some leave because they see no way to go back… Most wolves will roam at some point in their lives, fledgling adults leave to explore the world while more senior wolves may undertake a journey they always wanted to take. Many came home again,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Book Blitz: DENIAL & DEMAND  Lisa Renee Jones

Book Blitz: DENIAL & DEMAND
Lisa Renee Jones

Careless Whispers Series (Books 1-3) By Lisa Renee Jones Genre: Contemporary Romance Book One – Denial – Available Now http://amzn.to/2in4kYW http://bit.ly/DenialBN http://bit.ly/DenialiBooks http://bit.ly/DenialAudible http://bit.ly/DenialKobo More buy links: www.lisareneejones.com/books/Denial Synopsis: Book one in the CARELESS WHISPERS series. This is a standalone spin-off of the INSIDE OUT series (soon to be a TV show) that follows EllaContinue Reading

GIVEAWAY! DYLAN BAD BOYS AFTER DARK by Melissa Foster

GIVEAWAY! DYLAN BAD BOYS AFTER DARK
by Melissa Foster

One night and too much tequila might change their lives forever.  BAD BOYS AFTER DARK: DYLAN Bad Billionaires After Dark #2 Melissa Foster Releasing Dec 21st, 2016 World Literary Press   Sinfully sexy bar owner Dylan Bad has a thing for needy women. He’s a savior, a knight in shining armor, and his mighty talentedContinue ReadingContinue Reading

SPOTLIGHT REVIEW! FACE-OFF AT THE ALTAR by Toni Aleo

SPOTLIGHT REVIEW! FACE-OFF AT THE ALTAR by Toni Aleo

    Amazon US Amazon UK Amazon CA Amazon AU iBooks Kobo Nook       Markus Reeves is sucking. Big-time. Toiling away on a minor-league hockey team hundreds of miles away from home, he’s watching his dreams of an NHL career fade away. Add in the lingering guilt he has over the dramatic demiseContinue ReadingContinue Reading

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A Holiday Message from Joyfully Reviewed

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