Category Archives: contemporary

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 [...]

Guest Post: To Rome with Love by Susanna Carr

Categories: adult, contemporary, guest post, romance, Susanna Carr
Her Shameful SecretBy Susanna CarrEditions: ebook, hardback, paperbackPublished: January 4th 2013 by Mills & BoonGenre: Adult Contemporary / RomanceClaimed but not forgivenIsabella Williams would know those expensive shoes and that arrogant swagger anywhere. After months of hiding, Antonio Rossi has found her!The cravings that she'd thought buried come flooding back, and with them the taste of regret for her mistake means she'll never kiss his lips again. But now she has more than just herself to think about and, hand cradling her stomach, she faces Read more [...]

Promo: Goodnight, Brian by Steven Manchester + Excerpt

Categories: adult, contemporary, excerpt, fiction, spotlight, Steven Manchester, women's
Goodnight, BrianBy Steven ManchesterEditions: ebook, paperbackPublished: January 8th 2013 by The Story PlantGenre: Adult Contemporary / Women's FictionFate was working against little Brian Mauretti. The food that was meant to nourish him was poisoning him instead, and the doctors said the damage was devastating and absolute. Fate had written off Brian. But fate didn’t count on a woman as determined as Brian’s grandmother, Angela DiMartino – who everyone knew as Mama. Loving her grandson with everything she had, Mama endeavored to battle fate. Read more [...]

Review: Just One Night, Part 1: The Stranger by Kyra Davis

Categories: adult, arc, contemporary, Just One Night series, Kyra Davis, netgalley, novella, RBR, review, romance
Just One Night, Part 1: The StrangerBy Kyra DavisEditions: ebookExpected publication: January 21st 2013 by Pocket StarGenre: Adult Contemporary RomanceSource: NetGalleyKasie knows who she’s supposed to be. But one passionate night with a mysterious stranger will teach her who she wants to be. You should sleep with a stranger, her best friend whispers in her ear as they take to Vegas for one last pre-wedding fling. Despite her best intentions, when Kasie Fitzgerald enters the casino and sees him, a man whose tailored clothes belied a powerful, Read more [...]

Promo: Dented Cans by Heather Walsh

Categories: contemporary, excerpt, Heather Walsh, literary, spotlight, ya
Dented CansBy Heather WalshEditions: ebook, paperbackPublished: November 10, 2012Genre: YA Literary / ContemporaryA family secret is revealed during an ill-fated—yet hilarious—trip to Disney World.Sixteen-year-old Hannah Sampson knows her family is not what you would call normal. Her father compulsively buys dented cans and has a particular fondness for cans without labels, which are extremely discounted because their contents are a mystery. Her mother takes countless pictures of her family and then glues them down into the pages of her scrapbooks, Read more [...]

Promo: The Things They Didn’t Bury by Laekan Zea Kemp

Categories: contemporary, excerpt, Laekan Zea Kemp, mystery, new adult, spotlight
The Things They Didn't BuryBy Laekan Zea KempEditions: hereExpected publication: December 31st 2012Genre: New Adult / ContemporaryThe war took everything. Except the truth. When Liliana and her family move back to Argentina after seeking refuge in the States during La Guerra Sucia, a lifetime's worth of wondering comes to a head, reigniting the search for what really happened to her mother, one of the thousands of los desaparacidos—the disappeared.With the help of a young Flamenco player who saw the atrocities committed by the military firsthand, Read more [...]