Category Archives: contemporary

Guest Post: The Story Behind Shuffle Up and Deal by Susan DiPlacido + Kindle Fire HD Giveaway

Categories: adult, book tour, contemporary, giveaway, guest post, hot romance, pump up your book, romance, Susan DiPlacido
Shuffle Up and DealBy Susan DiPlacidoEditions: herePublished:b March 17th 2010 by Neon Fiction/CreateSpace (first published March 3rd 2010)Genre: Adult Contemporary / Romance {Hot}Meet Izzy Santillo. She’s a charming-but-lonely thirty-four year old woman who loves poker and harbors a secret crush on the reigning king of Hold ‘em.Meet Nick Nolan, the reigning king of Hold ‘em. On the tables, he’s fast and loose and almost always wins. But when it comes to women, playboy Nick holds his cards too close and always loses.When Izzy and Nick meet Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: Shuffle Up and Deal by Susan DiPlacido

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult, book tour, contemporary, fluttering thoughts, hot romance, pump up your book, RBR, romance, Susan DiPlacido
Shuffle Up and DealBy Susan DiPlacidoEditions: herePublished:b March 17th 2010 by Neon Fiction/CreateSpace (first published March 3rd 2010)Genre: Adult Contemporary / Romance {Hot}Source: review copyMeet Izzy Santillo. She’s a charming-but-lonely thirty-four year old woman who loves poker and harbors a secret crush on the reigning king of Hold ‘em.Meet Nick Nolan, the reigning king of Hold ‘em. On the tables, he’s fast and loose and almost always wins. But when it comes to women, playboy Nick holds his cards too close and always loses.When Read more [...]

Review: The Flesh Cartel #4: Consequences by Rachel Haimowitz, Heidi Belleau

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult, arc, contemporary, drama, Heidi Belleau, lgbt, long novella, m/m, power-play, Rachel Haimowitz, RBR, review, slavery, The Flesh Cartel series, violence
The Flesh Cartel #4: Consequences (The Flesh Cartel #4)By Rachel Haimowitz, Heidi BelleauEditions: ebookExpected publication: February 4th 2013 by Riptide PublishingGenre: Adult M/M Contemporary / Slavery / Non-ConSource: review copyIn episode four of The Flesh Cartel, Mat and Dougie Carmichael begin their training with their new master, Nikolai, where they both learn the meaning of servitude . . . and of consequences for their choices.For Mat, destined to be trained but not broken—to always fight but never win—life with Nikolai is suffering Read more [...]

Review: The Reece Malcolm List by Amy Spalding

Categories: 4 butterflies, Amy Spalding, arc, contemporary, netgalley, RBR, review, teen romance, ya
The Reece Malcolm ListBy Amy SpaldingEditions: ebook, paperbackExpected publication: February 5th 2013 by Entangled TeenGenre: YA Contemporary / RomanceSource: NetGalleyThings I know about Reece Malcolm:1. She graduated from New York University.2. She lives in or near Los Angeles.3. Since her first novel was released, she’s been on the New York Times bestseller list every week.4. She likes strong coffee and bourbon.5. She’s my mother. Devan knows very little about Reece Malcolm, until the day her father dies and she’s shipped off to live with Read more [...]

Excerpt: Jack and Yani Love Harry Potter by Mary Twomey + Guest Post: Tips for the Novice Writer

Categories: contemporary, excerpt, guest post, Mary Twomey, romance, spotlight, ya
Jack and Yani Love Harry PotterBy Mary TwomeyEditions: ebookPublished: November 15th 2012Genre: YA Contemporary / RomanceBest friends Jack and Yani do everything together. After Yani’s thirtieth birthday party, however, she decides to leave town on a spontaneous vacation to visit all the sites of the young adult fiction novels she loves, hoping that when she returns, she’ll have buried the secret flame she has for Jack.Forced by his friends to go on a road trip to track down Yani, Jack learns a lot about his best friend by reading the novels Read more [...]

Character Profile: EDDIE FITZGERALD from Forever Hers by Ednah Walters + Excerpt

Categories: adult, bewitching book tours, book tour, character profile, contemporary, Ednah Walters. The Fitzgerald Family series, excerpt, guest post, romance, spotlight
Forever Hers (The Fitzgerald Family #5)By Ednah WaltersEditions: ebook, paperbackPublished: October 15th 2012 by Firetrail Publishing (first published October 13th 2012)Genre: Adult Contemporary / RomanceShe wants her past hidden...Amy Kincaid is running from her controlling ex-husband, who will stop at nothing to find her. With a new identity and a new job as a housekeeper, she just wants to be left alone to raise her daughter. Then Eddie Fitzgerald rolls into town and turns her world upside down.He’s in the business of exposing the truth...Eddie Read more [...]