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An Interview with Amber Hart, Edgy YA author of Before You

I’m so excited to have author Amber Hart here today, talking about writing and her latest book, BEFORE YOU, due out July 29! Welcome, Amber! What 5 things should readers know about you? I’m a: 1. Chocolate lover. 2. Reading addict. 3. Animal enthusiast. 4. Caffeine junkie. 5. Writer of edgy, raw characters.   Tell us all about your main characters—who are they? What makes them tick? What one thing would they need to have with them if stranded on a desert isle? Faith, a girl who follows the rules but hides a dark secret, and Diego, a troubled, tattooed…

New Release Spotlight with Giveaway: Upside Down by Lia Riley (Off the Map #1)

Out this summer–read an excerpt, and enter to win some fun swag! Upside Down by Lia Riley (Off the Map #1) Published by: Grand Central Publication date: August 5th 2014 Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance Synopsis: If You Never Get Lost, You’ll Never Be FoundTwenty-one-year-old Natalia Stolfi is saying goodbye to painful memories—and turning her life upside down with a trip to the land down under. For the next six months, she’ll pretend to be a carefree exchange student. Everything is going to plan until she meets a surly surfer with hypnotic green eyes, and the troubling ability to see straight through her act. Bran Lockhart is having the worst year on record.…

New Release Spotlight and Giveaway: The Line that Breaks by J.M. Miller (sequel to The Line that Binds)

The second in the series! *This is the follow up to The Line That Binds* While searching for answers involving Stockton Estate’s stone well, Ben Shadows and LJ Wayde discover one truth: the curse is real. Unfortunately, that truth has LJ facing the same fate that’s been tied to her bloodline for generations. The curse has given her the ability to help others conquer their greatest weaknesses, but it comes with a torturous price. As the rush of helping people starts to outweigh the pain of the consequences, LJ moves toward acceptance. She considers it a gift and a possibility…

Blitz: Bear with Me by Miranda Stowe (Half-Breed Shifter #5)

 OMG, the excerpt… 😉 Bear with Me (Book 5 in the Half-Breed Shifter Series) By Miranda Stowe Blurb:  Being only one-fourth shape shifter, jaguar-human Rhea Griffin hopes to skip her mating heat altogether. But no such luck. It’s coming, and it’s coming soon. Good news is that advancements in technology have made it so she doesn’t have to turn into a total ho-bag and want sex from every male within a fifty-mile radius. She can take a nifty little injection for a couple of weeks to quell the “urges.” But bad news is the nifty little injection ends up being…

New Release Spotlight and Giveaway: Sin for Love by Claudia Bradshaw (Fortune for Love)

This cover is GORGEOUS! Tessa “Rain” Donahue believed she was happy. Dancing in a burlesque show at the ‘Happy Valley Cabaret’ gave her a sense of power. Shots of tequila gave her courage. One-night-stands gave her variety. Her nights usually ended as the sun was rising. Her head held high as she walked away from a stranger’s warm bed, high heels in hand. Tessa thought she had all she ever wanted. Reese Nichols, owner of the custom motorcycle shop ‘Deadly Seven’, was living his dream. He was his own boss, never having to answer to anyone. To him, money was…

Release Day Blitz: Broken Wings by Erika Ashby

I LOVE the teaser picture–such a neat idea! Lynsie Fox has what she considers to be a perfect life. Married to Lincoln, a military pilot, she’s living the Army life she’s always loved. Being a sucker for great love stories, Lynsie makes it her mission to find Lincoln’s best friend and co-pilot, Dax Adams, a good woman. Losing the one woman he’s ever loved, Dax attempts to be a good sport by playing along in Lynsie’s match-making scheme. However, Dax is certain he will never get the woman of his dreams. But life doesn’t always fly smoothly. When turbulence strikes,…

New Release Review and Giveaway: The Duke’s Quandary by Callie Hutton (Marriage Mart Mayhem #2)

A fun new Regency from Callie Hutton, on sale now for 99 cents! Plus, get entered to win a beautiful necklace and earring set! Title: THE DUKE’S QUANDARY Author: Callie Hutton eBook: 285 pages Release Date: March 10, 2014 ISBN: 978-1622664641 Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes and Noble   London 1814… Drake, Duke of Manchester is searching the Marriage Mart for a perfect bride. He wants a woman who is poised, sophisticated, and worthy of the title Duchess. But most of all, he wants a woman who does not want the useless emotion of love. Socially awkward Miss Penelope Clayton isn’t meant for marriage. A serious…

New Release Spotlight and Giveaways! Fury by Clarissa Wild (Fierce #1.5)

Nothing says “First Day of Spring” like hot and sweaty shirtless guys, am I right? Fury by Clarissa Wild (Fierce #1.5) Publication date: March 17th 2014 Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance Synopsis: Would you risk everything for love? Life has held nothing but hardships for Hunter Bane. Growing up with a learning disability wasn’t easy, especially when you’re poor. With only his brother to support him, Hunter clings to the short moments of happiness in life. Like when he meets Autumn Blakewood. Autumn Blakewood is a geek at heart. Reading is her passion, and she can’t spend one day without her books. She’s always locked up in her room studying, trying…

Coming Soon: The Right Moves by Emma Hart (The Game #3) with a Giveaway now!

 Coming soon! This one looks good 🙂 In the meantime, enter to win! The Right Moves by Emma Hart (The Game #3) Publication date: March 27th 2014 Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance Synopsis: Her past is wrought with demons. His past is full of heartbreak. Yet he’s the one person that can remind her what it means to live. Abbi Jenkins never thought she would leave the walls of the mental institution that’s housed her for the last year. Now she has, but that doesn’t mean she’s forgotten everything Pearce put her through. She knows there’s only one way to deal with the depression that claws at her mind…

Stella Telleria (Author of Across the Wire) Talks Writing, Books, and Badass Heroines! (Plus Giveaways :)

 Author Stella Telleria is here today, and she’s brought some fine looking friends… 😉 Thanks so much for agreeing to be with us today! I’m pumped to be here. Thank you for having me. What 5 things should readers know about you? This is a tough question—especially since I hate talking about myself. I was a tomboy growing up and I dislocated my elbow while wrestling with my older brother when I was about 7 (my brother was 12). He also socked out a few loose teeth of mine and was responsible for a few scars and black eyes. I…

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