Well, it looks like summer's wrapping up! *sobs* It's pretty quiet this month in terms of news, but safe to say we're all working on that "next big thing." In the meantime, a bit of news on the "new release" front:
Holly has a plan to escape the rigid confines of her life her
parents have planned for her. She wants to open up a cheesecake shop and
live peacefully in a small town. But when her Aunt Lizzie is murdered,
Holly's plans are ruined because her aunt was funding her escape.
Out of grief and love and determined to solve the mystery of her
aunt's murder, with the help of Muffins, her dog, and her childhood best
friend, Teddy, she embarks on a trail of clues that will lead to family
secrets she's not sure she ever wanted to know. Especially when the
killer notices and she becomes the next target. Also: Stacey Wallace Benefiel and Magan Vernon both have novels in the
Unconditional Anthology! Out August 26th. Sign up to be a part of the
blitz here: http://bit.ly/1MIgOV3
An anthology featuring Magan Vernon and benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project
Only available July 1st - October 1st. Superheroes.
Save the world and protect mankind.
But what’s beneath the cape? Behind the mask? Under the steel-plated façade?
bestselling New Adult romance authors have come together to bring you
seven stories about superheroes and what it takes to win their hearts.
From the skies, to the cities, to the ocean, our superheroes face death,
fight villains, conquer evil and—
world is full of heroes. Every-day men and women who risk their lives
for the sake of others—for life, liberty, freedom, and justice. Often
these men and women are wounded—physically or mentally—in the line of
duty. Therefore, we have created this anthology with the sole purpose of
benefitting the Wounded Warrior Project.
Because heroes should never be forgotten.
From Magan Vernon
"The Only Difference"
The Only Difference between a hero and a villain is what they do with their power. Leonel
"Short Stack" Garcia-Shapiro's life changed the night he decided to
stop one of his fraternity brothers from taking advantage of a girl. Now
he can't stop thinking of that girl and how he can save her.
Reckless wild-child Sienna Kendrick has
longed for one thing since she was thirteen—the attention of Thomas
Zurent, the dashingly handsome son of the town’s wealthiest founding
family. And on the night of the New Grand Cycle festival when this
plucky weaver’s daughter turns seventeen she gets exactly what she
desires. But is Thomas’ attention truly what Sienna wants? Or is she
concealing a yearning within her heart for something darker—something
The hour has come, the clock has struck
fourteen, and per ancient accord, the thirty-sixth bride of the Harvest
Wolf is about to be selected. But will she be his beloved…or his dinner?
Lucky Clover Green is goal-oriented, despite her hippy parents. She has
plans for her life and knows how to make them happen. There’s even a
list to prove it.
1. Graduate from prestigious law school. Check.
2. Find an apartment in New York. Check.
3. Get engaged to the man of her dreams. Check.
4. Become partner at a law firm. Ch—Well, she’s still working on that. First she needs a job.
On impulse, she goes to a club with her roommate and meets the lead
singer of the band, Toxic Suspects. His name is Maxwell Legend. He’s
hot, gorgeous, and soooooo doesn’t fit into her plans.
And then her fiancé is murdered.
Turns out Lucky might not be so lucky...
Nineteen-year-old detective Rose Hansen has a secret. She can read a
person’s intentions by touching their hands. It’s a curse! A power she
never uses if she can help it.
Only one person knows. Her partner Jack.
At least that’s what she believes until a handsome, shirtless
stranger appears on her doorstep in small town Blush Valley, California.
He leaves her an envelope, but not before articulating his
disappointment in her for ignoring her powers. The contents send Rose on
a path toward the supernatural, solving her parents’ murders, and
possibly even saving the world.
Aside from that, Rose and her partner have two important cases
they’re working. The first involves a missing child. The other is the
death of a stripper. Ruled a murder, a very hot FBI agent from L.A.
shows up and is given lead. To make matters worse, he asks her to go
Her life is a disaster. Rose can’t strip. She doesn’t even own a dress.
Coming Soon from S. R. Johannes
The Nature of Grace (Untraceable, Uncontrollable, and Unstoppable) box set
The Open Door Love Story series is New Adult Contemporary Romance and is intended for readers 18+.
He stole her lipstick…and her heart.
Twenty-year-old Dani Walker can’t believe her luck when she’s paired up with the gorgeous Liam Garrett as her Acting I scene partner – or when he ends up in her bed. Being a Plain Jane with a mouth on her hasn’t exactly served Dani well in the guy department. In fact, she’s had nothing but one night stands. Still, she lets go of her insecurities and falls for Liam, despite feeling like he’s holding something back.
When Dani finally discovers Liam’s secret, she must learn the true meaning of accepting the ones we love for who they are, or risk losing the best thing that’s ever happened to her.
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Praise for CROSSING:
"Beautiful. Heart wrenching. A true tale of love. It'll make you laugh, cry, and have you running out to buy a tube of red lipstick." RaShelle Workman, bestselling author of the Blood and Snow series“I’ve never read a novel that made me run the gambit of so many emotions. This is a New Adult novel that can’t be missed!” Magan Vernon, International bestselling author of The Only Exception“I found CROSSING a very emotional, romantic, sexy, super funny book. I love all the characters. Thank you for letting me read it, Stacey, and trusting me and the world with this wonderful story of yours.” Angela Carlie, author of Dream SmashersShe was drowning and he was the only one who could save her.
Brynn Garrett is unsure about a lot of things. Was taking a year off between high school and college to learn the family dry cleaning business a smart move or a stall tactic? Is she maintaining a long distance relationship with her boyfriend Andy because she loves him or out of habit? And will her family of four ever be in the same room again since her older brother Liam broke their mother’s heart by simply following his own.
What she does know, is that ever since Gabe Riley rolled into her life with his beautiful smile and his easy confidence, Brynn is seeing herself less as a lost little girl and more as an independent woman who goes after what she wants.
And what she wants is Gabe.
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She followed his lead every step of the way.
Love has to be about more than drunk hook-ups and kissing in the rain … right?
After many failed attempts at rehab, Izzy Sundall moves to Oregon from Idaho to live with her aunt and uncle and work at their dog kennel. Fed up with disappointing her family, Izzy vows to never take another drink or sleep with another guy who doesn’t value her. Well, she vows to try.
When she meets Duncan Fieri – clean cut CrossFit God and former dog handler with the military police – Izzy is sure a good guy like him won’t look twice at a bad girl like her. But, her does look at her. Duncan has been where Izzy’s at and he thinks they can help each other navigate the tricky landscape of addiction and falling in love.
That is, until Izzy screws up, because that’s what she does. But maybe this time she’ll find the strength to love herself enough to let Duncan love her too.
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