Saturday, July 22, 2017

Review Wrap Up: Two Brothers: Species by @sofiadianagabel #review #giveaway

Sci-Fi, YA
Date Published: 2/12/16
Publisher: Escargot Books and Music

The third and final book in the Ramtalan Trilogy brings Argus and Tai Dachel to a critical juncture in their lives. Struggling to maintain some sort of normalcy, the boys soon discover that they'll never be the same and those around them, including Argus's girlfriend Lola, are in danger from the Invaders and the government agency AURA. With enhanced abilities, Argus has to come to grips with being different from his brother, and being an enemy to the Ramtalans he thought were his friends. When hyper-intelligent, powerful Argustine Lenox and his sister, Galena, threaten to cleanse the Earth of humans and New Breeds, Argus and Tai have a difficult decision to make. Which side do they join? The Invaders accept them, while the Settler Ramtalans consider them dangerous. As if that's not enough, Argus is on the brink of adulthood and must choose what sort of man he wants to be; defiant, compassionate, strong or all three. Nothing will matter though if he can't save the Earth.

This novel has a current Amazon Rating of 5 *'s.
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July 19 - Bound 4 Escape

Sofia Diana Gabel is a multi-genre fiction writer who was born in Sydney, Australia, but is now living in the United States with her family. With degrees in environmental science and archaeology, she enjoys being out in nature when she's not glued to her desk writing or researching a new story idea. Writing is a true passion of hers, born from a love of the written word that can transport the reader to different places or worlds and deliver them back to reality, safe and sound.

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Friday, July 21, 2017

Tour Wrap Up: Starshine by @MelodyWinter

Contemporary Romance
Date Published: 29th May 2017

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Film student Ella Summers can’t believe her luck when she is selected to work on the set of the most anticipated film release of the year—STARSHINE. For the next four weeks, she’ll be in the studio with heart-throb and leading man Alex Denton, and his co-star—and recent ex—the stunning Amy Strickland.

But her first day on set has her questioning the true character of the enigmatic and sexy Alex. The charming celebrity she’s adored on screen disappears before her very eyes—if indeed he ever really existed.

Off-camera arguments between Alex and Amy become difficult to ignore, and when Ella uncovers layers of deceit and closely guarded secrets between them, she becomes involved in a battle that has far-reaching implications.

With the paparazzi hounding her every move for the most sensational story they can get, Ella becomes deeply embroiled in Alex’s life. Can she break down his seemingly impenetrable walls, or will he remain the arrogant ass she first met?

STARSHINE is set in London, England. Beware though—Alex Denton has a crude mouth, and an equally wicked smile.


This novel has a current Amazon Rating of 4.8*'s.
Get your copy with Kindle Unlimited or for $3.75

Starshine is exclusive to Amazon and part of KU 

Did you miss any of the stops on this Tour?

July 10 - For Love of Books 4 - Spotlight
July 11 - All Things Bookaholics - Review
July 12 - Books, Dreams, Life - Excerpt
July 13 - BrizzleLass Books - Interview
July 14 - The Bookworm Lodge - Spotlight
July 15 - Chosen By You Book Club - Excerpt
July 16 - Evermore Books - Spotlight
July 17 - Lamplight Reviews  - Review
July 18 - Jazzy's Book Reviews - Excerpt
July 19 - Paranormal Romance and More - Interview
July 20 - Romantic Reads and Such - Review
July 20 - What Is That Book About - Excerpt
July 21 - Stephanie's Book Reviews - Spotlight

Growing up, Melody Winter showed a natural ability in art, a head for maths, and a tendency to write far too long English essays. Difficult to place in the world when she graduated, she pursued a career in teaching, but eventually ended up working in finance. Melody is convinced that the methodical time she spends working with numbers fuels her desire to drift into dream worlds and write about the illusory characters in her head.

Melody lives in North Yorkshire, England, with her husband and two teenage sons. When not dealing with football, rugby, and a whole plethora of ‘boy’ activities, she will be found scribbling notes for her stories, or listening to 80’s music on her IPod.

Melody has a tendency to fall head-over-heels in love with her main characters, even when they frustrate her and refuse to act the way she wants them to. She is a romance writer at heart and loves reading and writing about anything mythological or magical, as well as exploring the gritty side of love affairs and the complexities of being in love.

SACHAEL DREAMS was her debut novel, (REUTS Publications, USA) and the first in the New Adult Romantic Fantasy series—the ‘Mine Series’. The second book in the series, SACHAEL DESIRES’, was released in November 2015, and the remaining books in the series, SACHAEL DELUSIONS, and, SACHAEL DESTINY, are due to be released in the near future.

Melody has also self-published two books, INIQUITY, the first book in a Dark New Adult Romantic Fantasy series— ‘The Ascent’ (The second book in the series, ADVERSITY, is due for release later this year.) and STARSHINE, Melody’s first contemporary romance,  released 29th May 2017.

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Tour Wrap Up: Lake of Sins: Escape by @lsodea #giveaway

YA Fantasy, horror
Date Published: December 26 2014

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FREE For a Limited Time

Only the best are chosen to breed.

The rest are loaded onto carts and taken away from the encampment.  Never to be seen again.

Trinity has one week to escape into the forest and discover the fate of her kind.

Dive into the Lake of Sins and discover a world filled with human-animal hybrids where predators are friends and monsters aren't nearly as scary as those who create them.

The YA, dark fantasy series people are calling dark, gritty and too disturbing to put down.

This novel has a current Amazon Rating of 4.5*'s.
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Did you miss any of the stops on the Tour?

July 10 -  Full Moon Bites - Interview
July 11 -Ex Ballerina - Guest Post
July 12 - Books, Dreams, Life - Excerpt
July 13 - Warrior Woman Winmill - Review
July 15 - Mythical Books - Guest Post
July 16 - Reading For the Stars and Moon - Review
July 17 - My Reading Addiction - Interview
July 18 - Beach Bound Books - Spotlight
July 19 - J Bronder Book Reviews - Review
July 20 - Novel News Network - Spotlight
July 21 - Texas Book Nook - Review

L. S. O’Dea grew up the youngest of seven in a family that uses teasing and tricks as an indication of love (or at least that’s what she tells herself).  Being five years younger than her closest sibling often made her the unwilling entertainment for her brothers and sisters.

Before she started kindergarten her brothers taught her how to spell her first and middle name—Linda Sue.  She was so proud she ran into the kitchen to tell her mother.  She stood tall and recited the letters of her name:  L-E-M-O-N   H-E-A-D.

Perhaps, she has her siblings to thank for the demons that whisper through her mind and help to create these dark and demented stories.

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Tour Wrap Up: The Corner Office by @KaterinaBaker #giveaway

Contemporary Romance
Date Published: June 23, 2017

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Tara Johnson's sacrifices are about to pay off: a senior executive at thirty-five at a Fortune 500 company, she's one of the two finalists in line for a Managing Director position. Unfortunately, her rival of fifteen years, the charming, infuriating Richard Boyd, is just as qualified, and unlike her, he's willing to cross pretty much every line to get what he wants.

Of all the things Tara stored in the attic to make it to the top, it's her personal life she misses the most. That is, until she starts a steamy affair with sex god Aidan, her direct report. Interoffice relationships with a subordinate can mean the end of a career, and when Richard finds out, it's the perfect opportunity to take his high-heeled nemesis out, especially since he's still nursing a grudge against Tara for rejecting him years ago.

But Tara's increasingly domineering lover has his own dark secrets, endangering more than just her career. As her liaison spirals out of control, salvation will come from the man she always thought she hated, and perhaps the only one to truly understand her.

This novel has a current Amazon Rating of 4*'s.
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Did you miss any of the stops on this Tour?

June 24 - Chosen By You Book Club - Excerpt
June 25 -  For Love of Books 4 - Guest Post
June 26 - 6 Feet Under Books - Excerpt
June 27 -  Bound 2 Escape - Excerpt
June 28 - Book Junkie Mom - Excerpt
June 29 - Spunky N Sassy - Excerpt
June 30 - eBook Addicts - Spotlight
July 1 - Eskimo Princess - Spotlight
July 2 - T's Stuff - Excerpt
July 3 - Jazzy's Book Reviews - Excerpt
July 5 - A Life Through Books - Interview
July 6 - BrizzleLass Books - Interview
July 7 - Mello and June - Spotlight
July 8 - Romance Writer Elodie Parkes - Excerpt
July 9 - All Things Bookaholics - Review
July 10 - My Reading Addiction - Interview
July 12 - Texas Book Nook - Review
July 13 - Novel News Network - Review
July 14 - The Indie Express - Review
July 15 - Lamplight Reviews - Review
July 16 - Books, Dreams, Life - Excerpt
July 17 - Nerdy, Dirty, and Flirty - Excerpt
July 18 - Eskie Mama Reads - Spotlight
July 19 - The Avid Reader - Spotlight
July 20 - Book Addict - Spotlight

Katerina Baker is a lucky gal who still attempts to have it all: full-time project management job that she enjoys, crazy family of four (with the ongoing threats of getting a pet to upset the family equilibrium) and writing.

Although on some days she is much more successful at managing her life than on the others, she still claims that she doesn’t want it any other way.

Katerina is represented by Sharon Belcastro from Belcastro Agency, and has a contract with Lachesis Publishing, who will be publishing her Romantic Suspense novel Under the Scrubs.

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Tour Wrap Up: Dangerously Yours by @AMGriffinbooks #review #giveaway

Sci-Fi Romance
Date Published: June 6, 2017

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Kane Epps divides his life into two distinct parts—before the alien invasion and after. Before the invasion, he had a pregnant wife and a high-powered job. After the invasion, he’s left with only himself and his hatred for all things alien. He channels his bitterness by captaining a vessel of renegade humans—space pirates who don’t think twice about taking what they need. 
Princess Sa’Mya is on the run. She and a few trusted advisers fled her home planet only to be captured by the sexy, dangerous Captain Epps. He claims to hate aliens but can’t seem to resist touching her or kissing her…everywhere. As Kane introduces Sa’Mya to ever-increasing, unimaginable realms of pleasure, the princess becomes determined to earn his trust. She’s used to getting what she wants. And this time, what she wants is Kane Epps. 

Publisher’s Note: This story was previously published by Ellora’s Case under the title Dangerously Yours and has been revised for re-publish by the Author.

Reader Advisory: This space-opera romance contains some good old-fashioned voyeurism.

This novel has a current Amazon Rating of 4.3*'s.
Get your copy with Kindle Unlimited or for $2.99!

Did you miss any of the stops on this Tour?

June 27 - For Love of Books 4 - Spotlight
June 28 - Books, Dreams, Life - Excerpt
June 29 - A Life Through Books - Interview
June 30 - Momma and Her Stories - Excerpt
July 1- Up Til Dawn - Excerpt
July 2- 6 Feet Under Books - Excerpt
July 3- Just us Book Blog - Spotlight
July 4- Evermore Books - Excerpt
July 5- Eskimo Princess - Spotlight
July 6- Full Moon Bites - Guest Post
July 7- Paranormal Fantasy and More - Interview
July 8- All Things Bookaholics - Excerpt
July 9- Book Crazy Scrapbook Mama - Guest Post
July 10- Texas Book Nook - Review
July 11- Novel News Network - Review
July 12- My Reading Addiction - Interview
July 13- The Bookworm Lodge - Spotlight
July 14- Mello and June - Spotlight
July 14 - Tory Richards - Guest Post
July 15- Jazzy's Book Reviews - Excerpt
July 16- Nerdy, Dirty, and Flirty - Excerpt
July 17- The Indie Express - Review
July 18- Romance Writer Elodie Parks - Excerpt
July 19- Tangents and Tissues - Review
July 20- On a Reading Bender - Review
July 21 - Charline Ratcliff - Excerpt

A. M. Griffin is a wife who rarely cooks, mother of three, dog owner (and sometimes dog owned), a daughter, sister, aunt and friend. She’s a hard worker whose two favorite outlets are reading and writing. She enjoys reading everything from mystery novels to historical romances and of course fantasy romance. She is a believer in the unbelievable, open to all possibilities from mermaids in our oceans and seas, angels in the skies and intelligent life forms in distant galaxies.

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Tour Wrap Up: Deity's Soulmate by @kernerangelina

YA Fantasy and Adventure
Date Published: April 1, 2017

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From author Angelina Kerner (Seven Hours: Challenge Accepted) comes an all-new fantasy series about Gardenia, a daughter of Athena, and her 100 years of coursework on how to create whole new worlds and subjects of her own.

A sheltered schoolchild in a realm of condescending gods and goddesses, Gardenia goes to Earth on a dare to  witness the unsavory side of mankind for herself.  Believing she can do better, she undertakes the formation of an entire galaxy, but without permission from Zeus.   

Zeus disciplines her by assigning an epic 13-fold creational lesson destined to take her a century to complete.  But he is taken aback once more when she makes an odd choice.  She vows to fulfill this knowledge quest by tracking down a lost race of dragons, and discovering the secrets they’ve kept since time began.

Searching the universe to meet even one dragon may be a fool’s errand, but that’s the least of her worries.  For ancient wartime resentments linger between the nations of dragons and deities, and some dragons would attack Gardenia on sight!  

Yet she ventures out undaunted, learning unexpected things about nomadic life, tender love, and mortal peril along the way.  The biggest surprise of all, though, goes by the name of Ri.  Ri may be the man of her dreams, the voice in her head, the dragon she’s seeking, or all these things and more...
Meanwhile, the Fates brew sordid plans of their own and Hera jealously sets traps and trials for Gardenia at every chance.  What’s a young goddess to do?  Flight or fight?

Did you miss any of the Tour Stops?

June 12 - Mello and June - Spotlight
June 13 - Books, Dreams, Life - Excerpt
June 14 - Beach Bound Books - Spotlight
June 15 - My Reading Addiction - Interview
June 16 - On a Reading Bender - Spotlight
June 17 - Bound 2 Escape - Excerpt
June 19 - Mythical Books - Spotlight
June 20 - Spunky N Sassy - Excerpt
June 21 - Charline Ratcliff - Spotlight
June 22 - Just Us Book Blog - Excerpt
June 24 - Eskimo Princess - Spotlight
June 25 - Chosen By You Book Club - Excerpt
June 26 - Devorah Fox - Spotlight
June 27 - Paranormal Romance and More - Interview
June 28 - For Love of Books 4 - Spotlight
June 29 - Novel News Network - Review
June 30 - A Life Through Books - Interview
July 1 - Trendy, Sexy, Cool - Excerpt
July 2 - The Avid Reader - Excerpt
July 3 - J Bronder Book Reviews - Review
July 4 - XOXO Book Blog - Spotlight
July 5 - Two Heartbeats - Spotlight
July 6 - Texas Book Nook - Review
July 7 - Momma and Her Stories - Spotlight
July 8 - Jazzy's Book Reviews - Excerpt
July 10 - The Indie Express - Review
July 12 - Silver Dagger Scriptorium - Spotlight
July 14 - Full Moon Bites - Interview
July 15 - Evermore Books - Excerpt
July 16 - Book Addict - Spotlight
July 17 - Jazzy's Book Reviews - Spotlight
July 18 - Cloe Michaels Reads - Review
July 19 - Laurie's Paranormal Thoughts - Spotlight
July 20 - Lins Perspective - Spotlight
July 21 - Morbid Romantic - Spotlight

About the Autho

Angelina Kerner, a Pisces, was born during the Chinese astrological year of the Snake, which she absolutely adores. Angelina loves snakes, and was once allowed to feed one a rat. That was an experience of a lifetime.

She moved around during her young years from Novosibirsk to Kaluga in Russia. Finally settling in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, her teenage years were spent dancing in troupes and performing on stage. The dances ranged from waltz to tango, from Jewish to Russian, and finally belly dance. She was accepted into six out of seven universities, and decided to stay close to her family. Angelina pursued a psychology degree until she saw graduates working for Starbucks and then decided to pursue another career path in the department of Social Sciences. The difficult coursework, her job, and finding her life partner inspired her to turn to writing which, at the time, wasn't so much a hobby as a way to escape daily routine.

She worked on countless stories, never really finishing them, but came to understand that flash fiction wasn't for her. After finding an online community where she met her best friend, her writing flourished, making publication a possible next step. She is now the author of one published novel for both young adults and adults, and aspires to publish her other fantasy and crime fiction works soon. Her next project involves a competition for a beautiful phoenix. That novel will, hopefully, make its debut in 2017 or 2018. Angelina currently divides her time between her family, work, writing, and a lot of cats.

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