#CrimsonRomance Spotlight & Giveaway: Showcasing APRIL romance titles.

Posted April 19th, 2014 by in Blog, Crimson Romance Giveaway, Giveaway, Spotlight / 45 comments

Crimson Romance Spotlight & Giveaway: Showcasing APRIL romance titles.

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Thanks to Crimson Romance I’m giving  away copies of the books featured on this spotlight.
Contemporary

Paradise Point by Dana Volne

Paradise PointRelease date: 21 April 2014 | Sensuality Level: Sensual

Liv Barnette needs coffee, she needs food … hell, she needs a new life. Inheriting fifty percent ownership in Paradise Point marina is the break she’ll embrace with open arms. The sexy downside? Adam Lark.

Taking over his grandma’s marina, along with a determined blonde, isn’t the future Adam had planned. As team leader at Wingfield Intelligence Group, he’s content. Fulfilled? He wouldn’t go that far. When his latest assignment crosses with Liv’s life, leaving her in danger, it’s anyone’s game. And Adam plays for keeps. Will the reason they found each other be the reason one dies?

Available at: Crimson Romance ebooks Amazon | B&N | iTunes

Surprisingly by Debra Kayn

Surprisingly

Release date: 21 April 2014 | Sensuality Level: Sensual

Bruce Coldwell, world-class pro bass fisherman, walks into his friend Crista Johnson’s apartment and instantly falls in lust with Crista’s supermodel neighbor. The two weeks of vacation with his best friend will give him the perfect opportunity to dally with the bombshell. Now all he has to do is convince Crista to hook them up.

Excited to have her friend Bruce stay with her, Crista Johnson plans out their whole staycation. But, when he asks her to set him up with a woman she’s trying to un-friend from her life, Crista knows he’s asking the impossible. Janelle is a piranha and only sleeps with other woman’s husbands, and boyfriends, and lives to one up other women.

When Bruce suggests Crista poses as his lover to create the perfect bait, Bruce finds out he might’ve reeled in the wrong fish … um, woman. Hook, line, and sinker!

Available at: Crimson Romance ebooksAmazon | B&N | iTunes

The Bull Rider’s Keeper by Lynn Cahoon

The Bull Rider's KeeperRelease date: 28 April 2014 | Sensuality Level: Sensual

Jesse Sullivan isn’t afraid of any thing, any man, or any bull. But when he decides to take a chance and carve out a life outside his rodeo career, he feels like he’s walking on shaky ground. In typical Jesse style, he jumps at a chance to purchase Main Street Gallery, a Boise tradition in the art world.

Taylor DeMarco has two goals for the next year. Getting the gallery on sound financial ground to prove to her parents that she can keep her grandfather’s legacy alive is the first one. Moving out of the house and into her own condo by the Boise River is the second. When she finds her folks are selling the gallery to Jesse, she vows to stop the sale, no holds barred.

When sparks fly between Jesse and Taylor, family gets in the way of reason, and they have to decide what is more important, their desires or keeping Main Street Gallery open and successful.

Available at: Crimson Romance ebooks

Chad’s Chance by Elley Arden

Chad's ChanceRelease date: 7 April 2014 | Sensuality Level: Sensual

Meet Chad, the third of five unforgettable characters in the Emerald Springs Legacy.

Life in the small town of Emerald Springs, Washington, is anything but slow and peaceful. An old feud between former business partners Whitman and Sanders keeps competition on a high burner, fueling resentment, renewing rivalries … and love. Now someone is trying to bring down Emerald Tea Farm, and it’s up to both families to protect their future while still wrangling over the past.

Chad Whitman loves his family, but he’s not entirely sure he shares their responsible, deliberate outlook on life. Where’s the excitement and passion in that? Running the family diner has been moderately fulfilling, but with his father retiring from the tea farming business, he needs to get a direction.

After being unfairly fired from her dream job, Jen Chavez picks up her worst nightmare in the parking lot—a rich guy she thought was just another pretty face. She has no intention of turning out like her mother, latching on to wealthy men for self-worth and survival. She doesn’t need a man. She needs a job.

Chad decides turning the diner into a microbrewery will provide the excitement his life lacks, and he knows just the person to help him with the job. But hiring Jen as a consultant to the project has its drawbacks. He has a reputation for messing around with the wrong women, and his family is watching his every move. As days pass, his desire to open a top-notch microbrewery is matched only by his desire for Jen. Can they overcome their backgrounds to make this microbrewery a dream big enough for both of them?

Available at: Crimson Romance ebooks Amazon | B&N | iTunes

Just for the Weekend by Susanne Matthews 

Just for the WeekendRelease date: 14 April 2014

It’s time to play with the grown-ups.

Kindergarten teacher Cleo James needs a change. Three years at her widowed dad’s beck and call are enough. A weekend in Vegas at a sci-fi convention with her best friend will do for now, and the hot guy who wants to spend time with her only adds to her excitement. After all—it’s just for the weekend. What can possibly go wrong?

Multimillionaire Sam Mason is sick of gold diggers. He’s looking for someone who’ll fall for him, not his wallet. When he meets a shy, green-skinned slave girl, she pushes all his buttons—the best part is she has no idea who he is and mistakenly believes he’s a Chippendale. Between the sexual attraction and too much alcohol, he wakes up married to his green-skinned beauty, but the bride has vanished. Finding her will be a lot harder than he thinks.

Available at: Crimson Romance ebooks Amazon | B&N | iTunes

Wynter’s Journey by Jennifer DeCuir

Wynter's Journey

 

Release date: 14 April 2014 | Sensuality Level: Sensual

Tragedy tore Wynter and Sam apart before he could tell her how he felt about her. Twelve years later, fate dropped her off on his doorstep, widowed, desperately broke, and very pregnant. Sam has spent his entire adult life trying to forget Wynter, and here she was, ready to collect on a promise he’d made when he was young and in love. His sense of honor dictated that he take her in when she needed him most. It was only temporary, after all. But living under the same roof quickly led to old feelings resurfacing. Now the one person he’d wanted to leave behind is the one person he can’t let go.

She knew seeing her reminded Sam of everything he’d lost, but Wynter had no choice. If she were going to make it back to Scallop Shores to raise her baby, she needed his help. Only she hadn’t counted on the long winter nights, getting reacquainted with a childhood friend she’d loved like a brother, a friend who’d grown into a man she found herself wanting to get to know on a whole different level.

Delivering Wynter’s baby at home during a fierce snow storm forces Sam to fill in as temporary dad. It’s a role he’d gladly make permanent. Too bad the one place Wynter is determined to raise her daughter is the one place Sam swore he’d never step foot in again. Had he gotten a second chance to tell her he loved her only to lose her again? Or is this time for keeps?

Available at: Crimson Romance ebooks Amazon | B&N | iTunes 

California Thyme by Casey Dawes

California ThymeRelease date: 7 April 2014 | Sensuality Level: Sensual

Mandy Parker doesn’t want to turn out like her mother, an aging actress desperate for the love of the crowd. Avoiding anything Hollywood related is vital for Mandy’s sanity; however, a bad economy forces her to take a job catering to a movie crew.

Since the woman he’d loved married his best friend, James Lubbock has put women far behind his career in the movie business. The assistant caterer is attractive, but he’s more focused on figuring out who’s sabotaging his set.

Sparks fly between Mandy and James, but can they overcome their painful pasts to risk a chance on love?

Available at: Crimson Romance ebooksAmazon | B&N | iTunes

Paranormal

Son of Dragons by Andrea R. Cooper

Son of Dragons

Release date: 28 April 2014

In a time of false peace, the dead rise as soldiers for the Warloc’s scheme. For thousands of years he has stood ready for the final battle. Though the witch and her cursed Elvin have destroyed his physical body, now with his protégé, he has honed a new way to wage war.

Shunned by her own people and weary-hearted from centuries of lost loves, Elvin warrior Mirhana scours the land to silence the undead. Her heart has turned as cold as the sword she wields, until a prince seeks her aid.

Never has Prince Landon met a woman like Mirhana. Both beautiful and deadly, she haunts his dreams. The battle at hand becomes more enchanting than fighting to remain true to his unseen betrothed.

When a traitor emerges, new alliances are tested and the only remaining hope is to follow the prophecy and find the … Son of Dragons.

 

“Elves and witches and magic, oh my! Fans of Tolkien will be smitten with Cooper’s debut novel, which lures us in to fantasy worlds filled with an array of color, imagination, and thoughtful creativity. Readers will take pleasure in the continuous emotions they will experience during this literary quest of adventure, danger, and romance.” —InDTale Magazine

Available at: Crimson Romance ebooks

Giveaway

GIVEAWAY:

e-bundle #1Paradise Point by Dana Volne + California Thyme by Casey Dawes

e-bundle #2 Surprisingly by Debra Kayn + Son of Dragons by Andrea R. Cooper

e-bundle #3 The Bull Rider’s Keeper by Lynn Cahoon + Just for the Weekend by Susanne Matthews

e-bundle #4 Chad’s Chance by Elley Arden + Wynter’s Journey by Jennifer DeCuir

To enter giveaway: Please complete the Rafflecopter form below and post a comment and tell me: Which of the books spotlighted here caught your attention and why? 

 

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45 Responses to “#CrimsonRomance Spotlight & Giveaway: Showcasing APRIL romance titles.”

  1. Inga

    Just For The Weekend caught my eye. I love to read the humorous things that happen with mistaken identity types of things go on in stories.

  2. Vicki Clevinger

    They all did but I especially would like to read Surprisingly and Just For The Weekend. I want to k ow what happens

  3. Monique D

    California Thyme because I love stories about movies and there seems to be a bit of suspense as well.

  4. martha lawson

    Paradise Point caught my eye, because it sounds like it might have a “military” feel to it! Thanks for the chance.

  5. Lori Meehan

    e-bundle #3 The Bull Rider’s Keeper by Lynn Cahoon + Just for the Weekend by Susanne Matthews. The Bull Riders Keeper is what caught my eye…I love cowboys.

  6. marcyshuler

    e-bundle #4 Chad’s Chance and Wynter’s Journey caught my eye.

    I’ve been following along with the Emerald Springs Legacy series…and I like the sound of Wynter being reunited with her lost love and he has to deliver her baby when they’re snowed in.

  7. Glenda

    I kinda like the premise of Just for the Weekend the best. After all anything can happen at a SciFi convention. 🙂

  8. mrsmac19

    Just for the Weekend looks cute! Since I’m married to a Star Wars nerd, I get dragged to different events that are kind of like entering another world. I haven’t read anything like the synopsis indicates, but I’d like to! Thanks for the giveaway! 🙂

  9. BookLady

    Son of Dragons caught my eye. I enjoy paranormal romance and this book sounds intriguing.

  10. Taswmom

    Wow. This time I think they all sound really good, so would be happy to win any of them. If I had to pick one, I think it would be Just for The Weekend.

  11. orchid7

    e-bundle #1 Paradise Point by Dana Volne + California Thyme by Casey Dawes
    The story lines are intriguing to me.

  12. belindaegreen

    I was intrigued by e-bundle #3, especially the book ‘Just For The Weekend’. I liked the mistaken identity and wake up the next morning where one person vanishes, storyline. It’s always fun to watch what happens when they meet up again.

    The Bull rider looks good too. How can you go wrong with cowboys?

    Thanks for the opportunity.

    Belinda G

  13. Cathy P

    THE BULLRIDER’S KEEPER and JUST FOR THE WEEKEND caught my eye because I love cowboys and marriage to a stranger and the woman disappears after the wedding night.

  14. Justine

    Surprisingly and Chad’s Chance sound interesting because I want to learn about pro bass fishing and microbrewing.

  15. Diana Huffer

    Just for the Weekend by Susanne Matthews — The cover is the first thing that caught my eye, of course. 🙂 The fact that they are at a scifi convention and that she was a “green-skinned beauty” sold me! I’m a huge Star Trek fan! I love the accidental wedding, also. 🙂

  16. Kate Sparks

    #3… They both sound like entertaining reads… a weekend in Vegas and trying to keep a legacy going…

  17. ladyvampire

    I was most drawn to Son of Dragons by Andrea R. Cooper because its a paranormal romance, which I tend to read more of. But I love the sound of all of these books. Thanks for the giveaway!

  18. Nicole Potter (@NiiArt)

    Both Paradise Point and Son of Dragon’s caught my eye! I’m a nut for paranormal romance, and Son of Dragon’s falls very nicely in that genre! And Paradise Point sounds like a wonderful read, the synopsis has me interested (and the cover is very VERY nice!).

  19. lisagk2014

    Both Paradise Point and The Bull Rider’s Keeper caught my attention. The covers are pleasing and both drew me to the story. Thanks for asking.

  20. ndluebke

    They all look great but I finally got it down to Paradise point. I’m really intrigued. Does one of them have to die?

  21. florryalyna

    Would love to read them all.
    I’d start with: Just for the Weekend by Susanne Matthews, because I guess is an entertaining book that will let me dream of a weekend in Vegas.

  22. Kate I.

    My first choice would be THE BULL RIDER’S KEEPER because *cowboys*. I’m also interested in JUST FOR THE WEEKEND because I can relate to ditching my responsibilities for a couple of days and seeking a change of scenery.

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