COVER REVEAL & EXCERPT: Driven Snow (The Pennymaker Tales #2) by Tara Lain (@taralain)

Young Snowden “Snow” Reynaldi is brilliant, beautiful, and alone. Though he’s shy, weird, and tolerated by the NorCal University students because he’s a renowned whiz at chess and helps put the school on the map, that doesn’t keep him from dreaming of the object of his desires, Riley Prince, championship quarterback. When Riley needs a …

SPOTLIGHT & EXCERPT: Shift by Karina Espinosa (@TweetsByKarina)

It’s hard enough being an undergraduate student, an intern at Downtown Manhattan’s police station, and a bouncer at a local bar. Add her now ex-boyfriend who recently dumped her for the school’s resident bimbo—oh, and she’s a werewolf. Mackenzie Grey meets her match when she is kidnapped by the Brooklyn Pack and tossed between Sebastian …

COVER REVEAL & EXCERPT: Over the Line (Adirondack Pack #0.5) by K.C. Stewart

The truth is in the evidence. Follow your nose, keep an ear to the ground and don’t believe everything you hear. Tyson Cartwright has always known who he was and becoming the Adirondack Pack’s Enforcer was the goal from the very start. He loves his job, but not today. Someone in the pack isn’t who …

BLOG TOUR EXCERPT & SPOTLIGHT: Constructing Us by C.J. Lake (@brightbluesurf)

*Contains explicit/steamy scenes that are intended for mature readers. When Andy takes over the lease on her friend Ethan’s apartment, he warns her about his roommate, Tragan. According to Ethan, Tragan Barrett is self-centered and often inconsiderate, caring more about hanging out with his friends and hitting the local casino than straightening the living room …

COVER REVEAL & PRE-EDIT EXCERPT: Bound By Flames (Night Prince #3) by Jeaniene Frost

Anyone who knows me knows I am a HUGE Jeaniene Frost fan. Like, ridiculously huge. Freakishly, even. I love all of the Night Huntress/Night Huntress World/Night Prince books and my love of this series borderlines on the scary. For realsies. Well, Jeaniene just revealed the cover, the stepback, and a pre-edit glimpse at Chapter One!!! …

GUEST POST PART II by Author Jack Welles: Language and the Genre Novel

This is an excerpt from my booklet how I go about “Writing a Genre Novel” the full version of which is available for free on my website. I would like to start by putting the excerpt into context by giving a summary of the overview of my approach. I think of genre writing as having …

BLOG TOUR EXCERPT: Blood Moon by Holly Hunt (@hollyhuntauthor)

Upon a dark and blood-filled hour, humanity’s doom will rise to power. Werewolves are real. They haunt the woods of North America, feeding on the bodies of humans stupid enough to blunder across their paths. Once rogue and uncoordinated, the rise of their goddess Alsvinth has brought them all together, with one goal: destroy as …

BLOG TOUR EXCERPT: Cursed by Lynn Ricci (@lynnricci)

When Sarah Carter moves to Boston to escape her past she realizes there’s more than meets the eye with the landlord and her mysterious new best friend. What happened to the owner of this brownstone and what secrets lie within its walls and continue to torment? Witchcraft, curses and timeless love are not what Sarah …

BLOG TOUR EXCERPT: Paramount by Nadia Scrieva (@NadiaScrieva)

A goddess hell-bent on revenge… Pax Burnson is the descendant of devas. She has vowed to live her life without practicing her powers, but recent events have overturned her entire existence. Thorn Kalgren has been the love of her life since she was fourteen — he helped her to heal after the loss of her …

BLOG TOUR EXCERPT AND GIVEAWAY: Leah (Worlds Apart #1) by Andrea Baker (@

Leah knows that her mother died in a car accident when Leah was small and that her father, who used to be the gentlest dad in the world, has become increasingly controlling and occasionally violent. She also knows that her recurring dreams are telling her something more about how and why her mother died, and …

BLOG TOUR EXCERPT: Ragnar the Murderer by Lily Byrne (@LilyByrneWrites)

A tale of love and treachery. It is a time of uneasy truce, of two races living side-by-side, inter-marrying even, but forever on the look out  for treachery among their neighbors. They meet, they bathe together and they consort. Life is short, fun is likely to be brief, and opportunity has to be seized wherever it can …

BLOG TOUR EXCERPT: Heart by Jaqueline Paige (@JacqPaige)

Torn from her sheltered life, Rayne is alone and scared after she discovers her fiancé is not the man she thought he was. Unable to accept the corrupt world he belongs to, she flees to the furthest possible location she can reach on her own. Nothing could ever prepare her for the journey and what …

BLOG TOUR EXCERPT AND GIVEAWAY: The Exemeus by Folami and Abeni Morris

Haylee Smith is dead, she just doesn’t know it yet. Her short life was devoted to love and to hate. Love of the man who stole her heart, hate for the man who stole the world. Murdered by the government she swore to destroy, fate has given her another chance to make it right. But …

BLOG TOUR EXCERPT AND GIVEAWAY: KaSonndra Leigh’s Dark Seraphine

“Mom always says the angels walk among us. She forgot to tell me that sometimes they’re not all fluffy and nice.” Seventeen-year-old Caleb Wood has seen people he calls the walkers since he was a baby. It didn’t take long for him to realize something…no one can see these strangers but him. They never stuck …

EXCERPT: Ilona Andrews Releases Snippet From Kate Daniels #6 (Ilona_Andrews)

Ilona Andrews has released a snippet from the as yet untitled 6th Kate Daniels book.  I am a slow learner apparently and have just started this series (wrapped up book #2 yesterday) and now that I am familiar with this world, the snippet made me almost fall over laughing.  Can’t wait for the new installment …

REVIEW by Beth: Otherkin (Otherkin #1) by Nina Berry

Sixteen-year-old Desdemona Gray doesn’t even bother with crushes on cute boys now that she’s forced to wear a hard plastic back brace all day.  What guy would want to literally have to knock on a girl to be let in?  So she squashes down every impossible desire until an uber-awkward brush with a boy brings …

EXCERPT: The Prologue Of Caged By Amber Lynn Natusch Has Been Released!

Caged is the first book in a series written by Amber Lynn Natusch, an author from my home state of New Hampshire.  The book is due out any time now in eBook format and last night, I got a fantastic message from the author herself letting me know that she has released the first three …

EXCERPT: The Prologue Of Caged By Amber Lynn Natusch Has Been Released!

Caged is the first book in a series written by Amber Lynn Natusch, an author from my home state of New Hampshire.  The book is due out any time now in eBook format and last night, I got a fantastic message from the author herself letting me know that she has released the first three …