If you are anything like me, your TBR pile is as tall as the Statue of Liberty and much like the lady, you have a book in your hand too. But that doesn’t stop me from purchasing new books.
This is the list of the books (kindle e-books) that are on my list. They are in no particular order though the books are numbered.
Brides of The Border by Kathryn LeVeque
2. War of the Roses Brides by Ruth Kaufman
3. The Thief’s Countess By Cecelia Mecca
4. The Silent Duke by Jess Michaels
5. It’s Hard Out Here for a Duke by Maya Rodale
6. A Wager Worth Making by Rebecca Connolly
7. The British Knight by Louise Bay
8. Saving Scarlett by Emily Bishop
9. Secret Daddy by Kira Blakely
10. A Cowboy for Christmas
Tell me if you have a book that I should add to my TBR pile. I should be writing my next Highlander romance but that doesn’t mean I can’t escape with a good book too. Happy holidays!
November is upon us. Thanksgiving and preparing for Christmas is nearing as we draw out sweaters and mittens and boots. During the holiday season, we all need a moment to ourselves—an escape. And what better way than with a romance novel. Here are two that are heading your way.
BETWEEN YOU AND ME
As the only daughter of the wealthy Harrison clan, Tess Harrison has everything—except the baby she longs for. With no husband in sight, she escapes to her family’s retreat in Aspen, Colorado, visions of sperm donors dancing in her head. Instead, she finds Logan Carter. When the ruggedly handsome manager of the Harrison ski house offers to be her baby daddy in exchange for her playing his girlfriend, Tess is breathless to begin the charade. After all, the brokenhearted heiress knows better than to fall in love . . .
She would be Logan’s dream girl, if his dark past had left him with any dreams. Now the brooding bachelor’s only hope is to satisfy his mother’s dying wish to see him happily paired off—and give lovely Tess the baby she longs for. But when he and Tess opt to make a baby the old-fashioned way, he’s fighting hard against the longing to hold on to the elusive Harrison beauty forever . . .
Available on November 28, 2017
Amazon link: Between You and Me by Jennifer Gracen
Margo Simmons is ecstatic when she inherits her uncle’s Manhattan apartment and a handsome sum of money. To her chagrin, there are strings attached. She must be gainfully employed in a job for a year. Everything in Margo’s life has complications. When she meets the man of her dreams, she anguishes over how to fulfill her secret desires for a loving relationship because he is still emotionally tied to his deceased wife and afraid to open his heart again. To replace her fractured childhood growing up with a distant stepfather, Margo becomes the guardian of an elementary student who longs for connection and closeness. As the story evolves, readers will see how these individuals unite. Secret Desires is written from the heart and speaks to anyone who has suffered a loss and had to start over.
SECRET DESIRES was released in February and is available now.
Recently, Huffington Post had an article in the Books section about book covers. Before e-readers some people were embarrassed to pull out their romance novels with their half-naked man and woman gracing the front. With e-readers people no longer have to deal with this.
But one thing I loved about those covers was how tacky, horrible and every other negative reaction they caused but they also caused laughs. I have more than a few that are just horrible. Some of the worst is where the hero is dark haired but on the cover is the blond Viking god. Most of the eighties cover could induce vomiting but the whole decade was pretty bad. Though I have photographic proof that I was a trend slave.
|Fabio in his Romance Cover Fabulousness
One good thing is no matter how distasteful and tacky the covers are, they are entertaining and inside those flaps exist some great romantic tales. And that’s all a reader wants.
So if you have a few horrible covers, please share.