This series will run from November 2-19, 2010 Author Host for this Series - Zoë Archer is an award-winning romance author who thinks there’s nothing sexier than a man in tall boots and a waistcoat. As a child, she never dreamed about being the rescued princess, but wanted to kick butt right beside the hero. She now applies her master’s degrees in Literature and Fiction to creating butt-kicking heroines and heroes in tall boots. Her BLADES OF THE ROSE series—featuring dashing men and fearless women—is available now. Zoe and her husband live in Los Angeles. Theme for this month - Paranormal Historical Romance Main Characters - Hero: Ezra Keys. Heroine: Alyce Sheridan. Villain: Matthew Howe. Prize - A signed copy of REBEL, the newest Blades of the Rose novel
This series will run from October 4 - 25, 2010 Author Host for this Series - Selena Robins Unable to stay focused in school—science and math didn’t equate to happily ever after—Selena excelled in Daydreaming 101 and Creative Writing. Her future as a writer was foreshadowed by winning first prize in a contest hosted by the Humane Society—a romance about two race horses who fell in love (the filly won the race and the stud). Selena has continued her passion for happily ever after both in her life (okay, some days she’s sitting in first class on the Frazzled Express…but still) and in her books. In love with her husband, family, friends, life, books, hockey, lively discussions, red wine, and of course chocolate. Selena is looking forward to connecting with romance readers with her latest release from Samhain Publishing—What a Girl Wants. Title of Story - A Seductive Chase Theme for this month - Romantic Suspense Main Characters - Hero: Chase McGregor & Heroine: Charlotte Owens (Hero calls her Charlie at times which gets on her nerves) Prize - TBA
This series will run from September 3 - 25, 2010 Author Host for this Series -Marisa Chenery Marisa Chenery was always a lover of books, but after reading her first historical romance novel she found herself hooked. Having inherited a love for the written word, she soon started writing her own novels. After trying her hand at writing historicals, she now also writes paranormals. Marisa lives in Ontario, Canada with her husband and four children.She would love to hear from you, so drop her an email. Theme for this month - Paranormal Romance Main Characters - Hero - Dylan and Heroine - Ella Prize - Marisa's first book Ra's Chosen book, Soul Hunger
This series will run from August 3 - 26, 2010 Author Host for this Series -Shelley Munro Typical New Zealanders, Shelley and her husband left home for their big OE soon after they married (translation of New Zealand speak – big overseas experience). A year long adventure lengthened to six years of roaming the world. Enduring memories include being almost sat on by a mountain gorilla in Rwanda, lazing on white sandy beaches in India, whale watching in Alaska, searching for leprechauns in Ireland, and dealing with ghosts in an English pub. Theme for this month - Paranormal Romance Main Characters - Hero - Ryan McDermott - used to live in Middlemarch. He's a black leopard shifter. | Heroine - Eve Taylor - human who has no idea that shifters exist, but she has a mighty crush on Ryan who is also her boss. Prize - Winner's choice of a download of one of my Ellora's Cave backlist.
This series will run from July 6 - 29, 2010 Author Host for this Series -Stella Price Their stories are fresh, imaginative and break the boundaries and social moraes of the romance genre, while adding sizzle and new life into the urban fantasy realm. Writing in a number of other genres, they have proven that just because its dark and off the beaten path those who went before them have tramped, doesn't mean it has to be wrong. Theme for this month - Paranormal Romance Main Characters - Hero: Reaper and Heroine: Helena Prize - A copy of Entwined by fate and our new Eververse novella, You Burn Me.
This series will run from June 3-25, 2010 Author Host for this Series - Helen Scott Taylor When Helen was young, her teachers accused her of being away with the fairies. Things haven’t changed much! Only now, the fairies are tall and sexy and they live in her MAGIC KNOT fantasy series rather than just in her head. The second book THE PHOENIX CHARM was released in January. Also look out for THE FROST FAIRY and THE FEAST OF BEAUTY—two novellas due out in 2010. Helen resides in South Western England with her husband, two teenagers, two Shih Tzus, and a cat who rules the household with a velvet paw. She believes deep within everyone there’s a little magic. Theme for this month - Paranormal Romance Main Characters - Hero: Quinn Heroine: Ginger Title - The Reluctant Fairy Godfather - If Quinn wants to inherit a piece of his mother's fairy kingdom he must prove himself worthy. His brother Reagan gets to fight monsters to prove his worth but the queen has assigned Quinn the task of transforming a human's life--and he's not amused. Prize - A signed copy of The Phoenix Charm
This series will run from April 3-24, 2010 Author Host for this Series - Traci Hall swrites paranormal fiction for teens and adults, and is the author of the Rhiannon Godfrey series published by Samhain Publishing. She writes medieval romances for Medallion Press. Theme for this month - YA Zombie Story Main Characters - Butterfly and Spike, two teen protaganists from the opposite side of the tracks. Prize - a signed copy of Wiccan Cool!
This series will run from March 2-23, 2010 Author Host for this Series - E. Jamie stands for hot. Hot sexy stories that make your toes and everything else curl. It stands for passionate tales that leave the bedroom door wide open and leave you begging for more. She lives in Toronto, Canada and has been writing since the age of eleven and hasn't been bored a day in her life since. She's published many steamy works with Amira Press and has a brand new romantic suspense with publisher Sugar and Spice Press called Strawberry Wine! Theme for this month - Historical western romance Main Characters - Margaret Cantrell (was Radford before her divorce); Sean Radford ( the ex-husband); and Jason Mabray (Margaret's new love interest) Prize - A copy of my current romantic suspense release Strawberry Wine
This series will run from February 2-23, 2010 Author Host for this Series - Lyn Armstrong Award winning author, Lyn Armstrong was born in Australia. She has a passion for writing historical paranormal romances with an erotic touch. Her novels have hit the bestsellers list on her publisher’s website. Lyn loves to travel the countries she writes about and takes great pleasure in researching Europe’s intriguing history. This self-confessed romantic wrote her first novel in the early 1990’s and has been writing ever since. She served for two years as a Florida Romance Writers board member and is an active member of Romance Writers of America. Lyn also volunteers as a judge for romance writing contests and FRW conference committee. Theme for this month - Historical Romance Main Characters - Hero: Laird Conall Innis; Heroine: Brietta McKie; Villan: Drostan Sullivan Prize - Choice of two ebooks from the erotic Celtic series
This series will run from January 2-23, 2010 Author Host for this Series - Sharon Donovan who lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with her family. Prior to the loss of her vision, she was a legal secretary for the Court of Common Pleas where she prepared cases for judges in Domestic Relations. Painting was her passion. When she could no longer paint, she began attending creative writing classes and memoir workshops. After a long and winding road, a new dream resurrected. Today, instead of painting her pictures on canvas, Sharon paints her pictures with words.Sharon writes stories of inspiration and suspense. She is a published author with The Wild Rose Press, White Rose Publishing, Whimsical Publications LLC and Chicken Soup for the Soul, Tough Times, Tough People. Echo of a Raven is a Recommended Read from the reviewers of Coffee Time Romance & More. To read excerpts and reviews of Sharon’s books and to sign up for her newsletter, visit her website. Theme for this month - Romantic Suspense Main Characters - Hero: Reilly Stone | Heroine: Candace Valentine | Villain Andrew Peacock Prize - Moonlight Path gift bag from Bath&Body