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2nd Day of Cheryl Holt’s JILTED BRIDES Trilogy and Giveaway!

My new series is coming September 20th, 2018.  I’m calling it my “Jilted Brides” trilogy.  For the past few years, I’ve been writing linked series, where I have a linking theme that runs through all of the novels, and the common thread resolves at the end of the final book.  It’s a fun way for […]

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Cheryl Holt’s JILTED BRIDES Trilogy and Giveaway!

For the past few years, I’ve been writing linked series, where there is a common theme that runs through all the books.  The theme resolves at the end of the final novel.  Over the years, I would always hear from readers that—when they finished one of my novels—they wished it hadn’t ended.  With the new […]

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Kaira Rouda & THE BEST DAY EVER

Kaira Rouda, author of BEST DAY EVER, one of the launch titles for Harlequin’s new Graydon House imprint, recently took the time to chat with me at Miss Ivy’s. Here’s our chat. My review will be posted later. I read that you’d wanted to write since third grade, yet you went into marketing and did […]

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Why Romantic Suspense by Kat Martin

I love novels that include both romance and suspense/thriller elements.  I like the extra depth it gives the story.  From the start, I envision the book being as much about the developing relationship between the hero and heroine as solving the suspense/thriller mystery.  There is intrigue in both.  How will the protagonists extricate themselves from […]

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Top 5 Playlist for Nikki Navarre’s Foreign Affairs Series

FOR YOUR EYES ONLY BRIEFING MEMO SUBJECT: Top Five Playlist for Nikki Navarre’s Foreign Affairs Series WARNING: This message will self-destruct. Nikki Navarre is a globetrotting ex-diplomat and author of the Foreign Affairs series—sexy spy romance set in Russia and other exotic international locales. State secrets have never been this sexy! While writing The Russian […]

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The Lady and the Laird
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5 Star Review: The Lady and the Laird by Nicola Cornick

Posted  August 13, 2013  by  Teresa Spreckelmeyer

THE LADY AND THE LAIRD is the first installment of USA Today Bestselling Author, Nicola Cornick’s new Scottish Brides series and if beauty of Lucy and Robert’s story is carried over into the upcoming titles, then this is a series I will be reading with great enthusiasm. Lucy MacMorlan is a woman who hides her […]

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The Turnip Princess
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3.5 Star Review: The Turnip Princess and Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales by Franz Xaver von Schonwerth

Posted  February 24, 2015  by  Ivy Truitt

Franz Xaver von Schonwerth was a contemporary of the Brothers Grimm and they spoke highly of his efforts to save the folk stories of the Bavarian people. In 2010 a large lost collection was discovered. This is the first English translation of those long misplaced tales. THE TURNIP PRINCESS and Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales […]

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The Good Cops
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NEW RELEASE: The Good Cop by Brad Parks

Posted  March 5, 2013  by  Dayna Linton

Publication Date: March 5, 2013 In the fourth in Brad Parks’ award-winning series, investigative journalist Carter Ross must uncover the truth behind a beloved cop’s alleged suicide. As long as Newark Eagle-Examiner reporter Carter Ross turns in his stories on deadline, no one bats an eye if he doesn’t wander into the newsroom until 10 […]

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Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake
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5 Star Review: Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake by Sarah MacLean

Posted  October 18, 2010  by  Teresa Spreckelmeyer

In the first book, in a refreshing new series by author Sarah MacLean, NINE RULES TO BREAK WHEN ROMANCING A RAKE is the witty, charming and utterly delectable story between an adventurous wallflower and an impossible rake who thinks himself completely immune to the power of love. Lady Calpurnia “Callie” Hartwell, decides on the eve […]

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Romancing the Duke
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5 Star Review: Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare

Posted  January 13, 2014  by  Teresa Spreckelmeyer

If there is one author I can claim as my “go-to-gal” for stories that will always put a huge smile on my face, then that author would have to be Tessa Dare! In the first of her new Castles Ever After series, ROMANCING THE DUKE is more than a refreshing spin on the typical “Beauty […]

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The Baby Deal
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5 Star Review: The Baby Deal by Kat Cantrell

Posted  August 13, 2013  by  Donna McBroom-Theriot

Kat Cantrell delivers a sizzling story with sassy dialogue and steamy love scenes, all while teaching us about love, forgiveness, and sacrifice. And with those thoughts, after being apart for more than eight years, the good Dr. Crane, now a child psychologist, and the wild daredevil, Shay, are about to be thrown into an orbit neither knew […]

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Redefining the Romantic Hero
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Re-Defining the Romantic Hero

Posted  June 16, 2010  by  Teresa Spreckelmeyer

For too long your typical romance novel, whether set in the modern age or times long past, there was a generic formula to follow—noble hero meets and saves helpless female from whatever villains must undoubtedly mean her harm and in the end they waltz happily off into the sunset—the end. While there isn’t anything wrong, […]

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How to Lose a Duke in Ten Days
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5 Star Review: How to Lose a Duke in Ten Days by Laura Lee Guhrke

Posted  April 30, 2014  by  Teresa Spreckelmeyer

This second book in USA Today Bestselling author Laura Lee Guhrke’s new An American Heiress in London series, HOW TO LOSE A DUKE IN TEN DAYS, is even better than the last! From USA Today bestselling author Laura Lee Guhrke comes the story of a bargain, a marriage of convenience…and the chance for love to last a lifetime […]

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