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The Slayer's Redemption by Marliss Melton

Saturday, April 29, 2017

The Slayer's Redemption
Warriors of York #1

Marliss Melton
Medieval Romance
Published in 2015 (originally 2002)

H/h - Christian De La Croix/Lady Clarisse Du Boise
Setting: England, 1146 AD.

Read in April, 2017.
My rating:

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I picked up The Slayer’s Redemption because it was recommended somewhere. I read the blurb and wanted to check it out. And I can honestly say I haven’t regretted that decision.

The Slayer’s Redemption, book 1 of Warriors of York, by Marliss Melton is the reissue of her debut novel Danger’s Promise. I haven’t read anything by the author prior to this, not even the original so can’t really do a compare and contrast. However, what I can tell you is that I’d be waiting for any medieval/historical romance she writes from now on! This was a pure feel-good medieval romance, like those I had read from other famous authors like Julie Garwood. It had fun, some quirkiness with some mysteries and really odd stuff happening throughout. The heroine was adorably clueless sometimes but she was not TSTL by any means. And the hero, nicknamed The Slayer because of rumors of him being a killing machine, was nothing like that. He was also adorably clueless, and grumpy. Most of the times. But he was true and loyal where it mattered the most—in his heart. The Slayer definitely had a heart and it wasn’t black contrary to what everyone, including himself, believed. And that is what the author set out to tell us in this adorable little novel.

Release Blitz: Son of A Beard by Lani Lynn Vale

Friday, April 28, 2017

Today, I'm hosting a promo on Lani Lynn Vale's latest release, Son of A Beard (The Dixie Wardens Rejects MC #3), as a part of the ongoing release blitz. Also find some teasers for your enjoyment.


Son of a Beard
Lani Lynn Vale
(The Dixie Wardens Rejects MC #3)
Published: April 27, 2017

Photographer: Golden at FuriousFotog
Cover Model: Tank Joey
Truth Alan Reacher was a biker. He was a bladesmith. What he was not, was a fool.
The moment he walked in on his girl screwing his cousin on his bike, he does the only thing he can do.
He ditches the bike seat—and the girl—riding right out of her life without a backwards glance.
That is until he’s forced to attend the marriage of his cousin to his cheating ex-girlfriend.  The only bright spot of the entire thing was watching some chick go off on the groom—the groom’s ex-fiancé—right in the middle of the bouquet toss.
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Verity Ruthann Cassidy was supposed to be here today attending this wedding as the bride, not watching the festivities as a guest from the chairs she’d painstakingly purchased covers for while her fiancé—now her ex-fiancé—screwed around on her with another woman.
The icing on the wedding cake that she refuses to eat? She’s forced to attend the wedding due to her mother being the wedding planner.
However, the night doesn’t turn out quite the way she expects it due to the hot-as-hell biker sitting in the chair directly beside her. The man gave one hell of a speech during the reception that sounded like something that could have come straight out of her own mouth, and she enjoyed every single second of it.
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Thrown together under similarly lousy circumstances, the two newly single jilted former lovers of the happy couple decide to go to Vegas on what was to be Verity’s honeymoon trip.
One thing leads to another, and the next thing they know, their night has gone from a celebration of being single to a marriage—to each other.
Verity and Truth now have to figure out if everything that happens in Vegas should stay in Vegas.

“Son of a Beard is one WILD, ACTION-PACKED RIDE!” - Dani Hodge

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Promo Spotlight and Giveaway: Spark in the Ashes by Nikki Groom

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Today, I'm hosting a promo on Nikki Groom's latest MC romance, Spark in the Ashes (Steel Souls MC #1), as a part of the ongoing VBT. Also find an excerpt and teasers for your enjoyment. The giveaway includes a $50 Amazon GC and a signed paperback of the featured book, so don't forget to enter via rafflecopter below!!
Spark in the Ashes
Nikki Groom
(Steel Souls MC #1)
Published: April 24, 2017
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/29096339-spark-in-the-ashes
Sadie Foster is consumed with revenge. The quiet beauty she portrays on the outside disguises the rage bubbling within her. Because on the inside, her desire for retribution dominates her every waking thought, until him…

Ramsey Dalton is an outlaw. A criminal that will do whatever it takes to get what he wants and to keep his MC brothers safe. He didn't know there could be more to his life than sex, drugs and death, until her...

Their meeting is pure chance. Their connection undeniable. But what neither of them know, is that their relationship threatens to uncover far more than they could have imagined.

Secrets and lies are best left buried, but sometimes they’re too real to stay dead.

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Promo Spotlight and Giveaway: His Family of Convenience by Amy Ayers

Monday, April 24, 2017

I'm hosting today, a promo on Amy Ayers's debut contemporary romance release, His Family of Convenience (The Medina Legacy #1), as a part of the ongoing VBT. Also find an excerpt for your enjoyment. The giveaway includes a $20 Amazon GC, so don't forget to enter via rafflecopter below!!
His Family of Convenience
Amy Ayers
(The Medina Legacy #1)
Published: April 24, 2017 by Entangled Indulgence
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/34521984-his-family-of-convenience
Senna Callas’s one-night stand with her alpha asshole boss, Marco Medina, was supposed to mark the end of her internship and their ridiculous attraction. After being unreachable and ignoring Senna for a year, Marco sweeps back into the country and summons her to his office, revealing he knows her secret…the secret created during their explosive night together.

Marco is determined to be there for the son he’s just discovered he has, but when it comes to being with Senna, his choices aren’t his own. His meddling family expects him, the firstborn son, to follow through with the arranged marriage set up when he was a child. And Senna has no plans on being his mistress and still resents how her attempts to contact Marco were ignored. The only thing going right between them is the attraction that burns no matter the complicated situation they’re in.

Marco would do anything to protect his family, anything except decide between the legacy he was born into and the young family he’s just found…

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Promo Spotlight: Damnable Grace by Tillie Cole

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Today, I'm hosting a promo on Tillie Cole's latest dark contemporary/MC romance release, Damnable Grace (Hades Hangman #5), as a part of the ongoing VBT. Also find an excerpt and some teasers for your enjoyment.
Damnable Grace
Tillie Cole
(Hades Hangman #5)
Published: April 16, 2017
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/27212238-damnable-grace
EVEN THE BROKEN, THROUGH LOVE, CAN FIND GRACE...
Secrets never stay hidden.
The burden of guilt never lifts from the heart.

Born and raised in The Order of David, Sister Phebe knows nothing but cult life. Head of the Sacred Sisters of New Zion, Phebe was groomed from childhood for one purpose: to seduce. Prized as a harlot, as a New Zion whore, Phebe is taken from the doomed cult by Meister, the notorious leader of the Aryan Brotherhood. Taken as his possession. Taken to be the woman who will obey his every sexual demand. Under his heavy hand, Phebe finds herself in a place much worse than she could ever have imagined... with absolutely no one to help. And no glimpse of hope.

Xavier ‘AK’ Deyes is content with his life as Sergeant-At-Arms of the Hades Hangmen. Leader of the infamous ‘Psycho Trio’ and ex-special ops sniper, AK knows how to fight. Experienced in warfare and schooled in military operations, AK is vital to the Hangmen. When his Vice President needs help retrieving his missing sister-in-law, Phebe, from a Klan-funded trafficking ring, AK volunteers to go in. AK remembers the redhead from New Zion. Remembers everything about her from the single time they met—her red hair, blue eyes and freckled face. But when he finds her, heavily drugged and under Meister’s control, her sorry condition causes him to remember more than the beautiful woman he once tied to a tree. Saving Phebe forces hidden demons from his past to return. A past he can never move on from, no matter how hard he tries.

As AK fights to help Phebe, and in turn she strives to help him, they realize their secret sins will never leave them alone. Kindred broken souls, they realize the only way they can be rid of their ghosts is to face them together and try to find peace.

Despair soon turns to hope, and damaged hearts soon start to heal. But when their deep, painful scars resurface, becoming too much to bear, the time comes when they must make a heavy choice: stay forever damned; or together, find grace.

Dark Contemporary Romance. Contains explicit sexual situations, violence, disturbingly sensitive and taboo subjects, offensive language and very mature topics. Recommended for age 18 and over.

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