Monday, July 4, 2016

THIRD TIME'S THE CHARM by Gerald Costlow
Book Cover by Katrina Gillian
ABOUT THE BOOK: Trudy Macalester is a young, single schoolteacher living with her newly remarried father. She discovers her new stepmother is a witch when she stumbles upon a book of spells. When Trudy reads from the book, she accidentally summons a charming rogue bent on seduction; a man nobody but she can see or hear.

All she wanted was a man who will hang around for longer than a couple of dates. It's going to be a Christmas to remember for poor Trudy.

Purchase your copy at AMAZON / SW

Happy 4th of July! @JudgeYourBook


Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Those Summer Nights, 2016 Summer Romance Collection @KMNbooks @JudgeYourBook @RebeccaJVickery #bookcover

Passion sparks and love burns ever brighter in these five complete stories from five multi-talented authors. Let us ignite your imagination on those hot summer nights with sweet embraces and tantalizing kisses to melt your heart.

Winning her Heart by Nan O'Berry
Stevie Darden mourned for her husband long enough. When her daughter, Becca, pressures her to sell the beloved T-Bird he rebuilt, Stevie decides to take one last joy ride to Daytona, Florida to view the Great American Race. The last thing she expects to find is love.
Michael Jennings follows his son to Daytona to watch him race. When Stevie falls into his arms, Michael can't believe his luck. Sweet kisses, leave both Michael and Stevie wanting more. However,
Eli, Michael's son is skeptical of Stevie's motives.

Not willing to come between Michael and his son, Stevie returns to Rebel's Crossroads. It's a race to win her heart, and Michael is up for the challenge, but can he convince her she's already won his heart?

Spooky and the Gumshoe by Gerald Costlow
It's a hot July night. Charlene is on her way home from the local Goth club when she's attacked for the second time that week. Once might be random, but twice means someone is trying to kidnap her. Considering the company she kept while living on the streets as a young runaway, she figures someone from her past might be after her.

Buck Johnson is a Private Detective just trying to earn a living. When the sexy Goth woman walks through his office door, he agrees to tag along and provide protection while she checks in on some old enemies. He's used to dealing with thugs and lowlifes.
But Charlene happens to be a Sherritt witch, and her old enemies aren't your normal lowlifes. Fortunately, Buck Johnson isn't your normal Private Detective.

Back to the Beach by Denise Stout
Darby McKinnon, preschool teacher, escapes to a beach rental to refresh her life. Running into a former boyfriend creates the distraction she needs. Alex Markham, workaholic owner of a cyber security firm, takes his job too seriously until an unexpected stay at the beach makes him pause. Their chance encounter begins with nostalgia, but kisses ignite into possibilities of the heart.

Summer fling or a second chance at forever? Almost losing each other when the past and present collide, both realize love requires determination to stay together when obstacles seemingly get in the way.

Sissy and the Anniversary Secret by Teresa K. Cypher
Nearly forty-five years earlier, Sissy, married her high school sweetheart, Philip. They were young and everything was possible, even going to Paris, someday. The years rolled by with their ups and downs, raising children, building a business, but the dream vacation never came. For their wedding anniversary, Sissy let Philip decide where they'd go. He chose New York City. Then, weeks before they are to leave, Phil abruptly cancels their celebration trip because, he claims, business is bad and money is tight. Over the following two weeks, a series of events happen that convince Sissy her marriage is crumbling. She's beginning to accept that some dreams will never come true. However, sometimes things aren't what they seem, and Sissy is in for a big surprise.

My Stick Family by Barbara Miller
Tess Byerly hates sirens and ringing phones since they often signal her younger sister has crashed her car with or without her children in it. Amber is headed for jail after she is caught selling drugs, but a handsome public defender tries to rescue her.

Ray Tanner can't imagine why Tess Byerly would not want to speak on behalf of her sister, would not want to keep her out of jail. Amber has made her share of mistakes but she has children. Families should stick together, shouldn't they?

Purchase your copy at: 
SW for multiple formats: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/643585
Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01H3W92MY/

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Victory Tales Press - Be My Everything, 2016 Valentine Collection @KMNbooks @RebeccaJVickery @JudgeYourBook #valentine


New Release Be My Everything, 2016 Valentine Collection. Six complete sweet to sensual stories from six multi-talented authors. Let us take you into a world of romance where love is in the air and tantalizing kisses lead to an everlasting love.

Included in this Valentine Collection:

Hearts as One by Barbara Miller
Candy Lane has just catered her best friend's intimate wedding and is feeling a little teary because she is once again a bridesmaid. While she is putting away leftovers, a handsome stranger drives up to The Haven, her friend's B&B, and asks for a room. His hypnotic eyes almost compel her to rent him a suite. What is such a hunk doing alone on Valentine's weekend?

Bryson Williams has been scouting for a location for his next horror film, and after reading about the town called The Hallows and specifically The Haven B&B, he thinks he has found it. But the caretaker is so wholesome looking he decides to keep his real mission a secret so as not to shock her. What could Candy Lane possibly know about ghosts, zombies or the undead?

A Valentine Wedding by Lindsay Downs
When Guy, Earl of Tining Abbey receives an intriguing plea for his assistance, he decides to return to the scene of his greatest defeat. London.
Once there, he learns, Lady Julia, author of the letter, has taken up residence with his mother. As the events unfold, he places the lady under his protection. Escorting her about town and to balls, Guy's reception remains the same within the ton. What he finds interesting, Lady Julia doesn't shun him as the others do.

Even when her parents, The Duke and Duchess of Shamton, arrive she chooses to remain with the earl.
As preparations continue for the annual Tining Abbey Valentine Eve ball, Julia goes missing. Immediately, Guy knows who took her and where they were going.

Will he be able to rescue the fair lady so they may marry, or will she be lost to him forever?

Clint's Choice by Rebecca J. Vickery
Clint Sanders, rancher and horseman, loses the woman he loves to bright lights and a modeling career. He thought she was a happy bride-to-be two years ago, but two days before the wedding she ran away. The bright lights of the city and the lure of a modeling career outweighed anything he could offer.

Skyelar Harrison discovers all is not glitz and glamour in the big city. The endless round of early shoots, late night parties, drinking, sexual advances, and losing control of her life take their toll. Used and abused, she has no one to turn to but Clint.

But will Clint choose to put the way she treated him in the past behind them and help her?

Afterlife by Cecilia Corona
Scotlynn Marjun, a psychic medium, is finally turning her life around when she opens up her shop called Afterlife where she helps clients – both living and dead – find peace, but then a past love shows up to shake things up.

Marshall Kingston is rich, handsome, and a real charmer, but when his stepmother plans his murder, he seeks his ex-girlfriend's special talents to bring justice to his family.
Murder. Mayhem. Ghosts. Valentine's Day promises to be an adventure of a lifetime.

A Latte Love by Denise Stout
Lorna Rosetti, a do-it-all paralegal, hasn't found Mr. Right. Notoriously late and a sometimes klutz, she stumbles into the arms of a stranger at the local coffee shop. Joe Thornton, a pharmacist new to town, has hopes for a bright future, and when Lorna falls into his arms, it sparks an attraction he can't ignore.

With Valentine's Day approaching, love is in the air, but Lorna and Joe receive a little push from Miss Maybelle – Joe's aunt and designated town cupid – to make their budding romance everlasting.

Heart of the Sea by Karen Michelle Nutt
Sirena Seafair of Grimm Nitch is half human and half Merrow, one of the merfolk. At fourteen, she saved a teenage boy who'd drowned, but magic always comes with a price. She forfeited the red cap – the very essence of the Merrow and her ability to shift into a mermaid – the moment she breathed life into the teen.

Ten years later, Sirena has made a living for herself
in the human world, but she has never felt like she's truly belonged until Jack O'Casey. Jack's made Grimm Nitch his home and has opened a restaurant overlooking the cove. This Valentine's Day, he's bound and determined to make Sirena his sweetheart, but she's just as unwavering to keep him at bay. They're from different worlds, but Sirena is about to find out Jack may have a little magic of his own. 
 
Purchase your copy at Amazon / Smashword
 


Monday, January 4, 2016

The Devil's Opera by Adrian Scott @KMNbooks @RebeccaJVickery #horror

Orphaned at a young age, Oliviér is adopted by Enrico di Muncio, a duke and patron of his mother, once a famous opera star. The Duke of Milan immediately recognizes the boy's musical talent and the premier performance of Il Maestro di Hades takes place the night of the boy’s tenth birthday, in the Viennese Opera House.

But, as often happens, with genius comes a certain madness, and Oliviér did appear to be quite different from other boys. Would the talent overcome the madness as he ages, or should the world this genius inhabits be very afraid?