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Release Day Blitz: Cowboys Don't Samba by Tara Lain

Posted on May 14, 2019 with No comments


When an American bull riding champion meets a Brazilian rookie the results are one hot samba.




Cowboys Don't Samba
(Cowboys Don't Series, Bk 3)
By Tara Lain 

Blurb

Maury Garcia’s one of the greatest bull riders in the world—and one of the biggest liars. Can he turn forbidden love with a rodeo rookie into a lasting romance? 

Ever since his brother was killed because he was gay, Maury’s worked to take his brother’s place as the bull rider, the provider, and the ideal of his family’s macho expectations. The only thing Maury’s ever done for himself is buy a secret ranch so he can get away from the responsibilities he’s chained himself to. Then he meets Tristão Silva, the younger brother of the one man who could rob Maury of his bull riding championship. 

Tristão may be a world-class bull rider in his own right, but his kind, gentle nature and sexy samba hips make Maury long for something beyond his selfless, sexless life. The two men’s lives are worlds apart, even if they’re both buckling under family expectations. Will their future last beyond an eight-second ride?




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Tristão was vaguely aware of them walking into the ranch house as he went to the car door. He peered through the glass at Maury’s face, eyes closed, mouth slightly open. Little snores were audible through the glass.
Tristão pressed in the door latch, slowly opened the door, and reached in to support Maury’s body as he fell straight into Tristão’s arms.
“What? What’s—”
Before he could say another word, Tristão closed his mouth over Maury’s and in one second had those strong arms that could manage thousands of pounds of bucking animal like no other wrapped tightly around him.
Tristão walked backward, still kissing, until Maury’s legs dropped to the ground. Seconds later, one of those legs wrapped around Tristão’s hip.
Maury’s hands searched all over Tristão’s back and butt, then into his hair, like he was proving to himself Tristão was really there. Finally, he pulled back from the kiss and asked the question. “How did you get here? You never answered my texts. I thought you didn’t care. I thought you weren’t coming. I….”
Suddenly the most amazing thing happened. That tough, scarred, beautiful cowboy face crumpled into tears. Maury pressed his head against Tristão’s shoulder and cried. The deep sobs spoke of more than the fear of losing Tristão. They sounded like a lifetime of doubts, searching, loss, and sacrifice, all flooding out onto Tris’s white shirt.
Tristão pressed his lips to Maury’s silky black hair until his back stopped heaving. Maury looked up. “Sorry.”
“Never be.” Tristão put a finger under Maury’s chin. “Let me be your safe space too.” He pressed his fingertips to Maury’s cheek. “I realize that all you’ve been through, all you’ve given up, has saved me from having to do the same thing.”
“I’m glad somebody could learn from my mistakes. It sure took me a long time.”
Tristão smiled. “That’s not quite what I meant, but it’ll do.”



Cowboys Don't Series


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Cowboys Don't Come Out
Bk #1


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Cowboys Don't Ride Unicorns
Bk #2


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About the Author


Tara Lain believes in happy ever afters – and magic. Same thing. In fact, she says, she doesn’t believe, she knows. Tara shares this passion in her best-selling stories that star her unique, charismatic heroes — the beautiful boys of romance —  and adventurous heroines. Quarterbacks and cops, werewolves and witches, blue collar or billionaires, Tara’s characters, readers say, love deeply, resolve seemingly insurmountable differences, and ultimately live their lives authentically. After many years living in southern California, Tara, her soulmate honey and her soulmate dog decided they wanted less cars and more trees, prompting a move to Ashland, Oregon where Tara’s creating new stories and loving living in a small town with big culture. Likely a Gryffindor but possessed of Parseltongue, Tara loves animals of all kinds, diversity, open minds, coconut crunch ice cream from Zoeys, and her readers. She also loves to hear from you.   


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Cover Reveal: Moonstruck by Dannika Dark

Posted on Apr 3, 2019 with No comments

Moonstruck
(Crossbreed Series, Bk 7)
by Dannika Dark


Blurb:



 Transporting goods is part of the job, but when Keystone accepts the daunting task of moving precious cargo, the team splits up. Raven has orders to follow, but Christian’s seductive ways draw out her violent soul. Their journey is dangerous, their enemies ruthless, and one misstep could prove fatal.

When one team member mysteriously vanishes, the rest must choose between cutting their losses in the face of chaos or seeing it through to the bitter end. Will Keystone have the fortitude to complete the mission, or will they fall like dominoes?

Evil forces are at play in this spellbinding continuation of the Crossbreed series.



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Release Date:
June 25, 2019


Audiobook lovers!! 
Great news!!! MOONSTRUCK will be available in audio. 
Release date will be shared soon!!!










Keystone
(Crossbreed Series Book 1)


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Ravenheart
(Crossbreed Series, Bk #2)


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Deathtrap
(Crossbreed Series, Bk #3)


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Gaslight
(Crossbreed Series, Bk #4)



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Blackout
(Crossbreed Series, Bk #5)


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Nevermore
(Crossbreed Series, Bk #6)


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About the Author


Dannika Dark is the USA Today Bestselling Author of Urban Fantasy Romance and Paranormal Romance books. Her books have sold more than 2 million copies worldwide, and she is a 2016 Audie Awards finalist. In addition to writing about supernatural worlds, Dannika is passionate about graphic design and creates all her own covers and series art. When not writing in her cave, she enjoys indie music, reading, Netflix, heaps of chocolate, and unleashing her dark side. 


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Cover Reveal: Home Improvement by Tara Lain

Posted on Mar 29, 2019 with No comments

Home Improvement
by Tara Lain


Blurb:

Romance on Aisle Sixteen—opposites attract amid the hammers and screws of the home improvement store.

Gabe Mason became a father at seventeen, and his daughter, Ellie, is the most important thing in his life. But being the parent the courts demand means Gabe has given up most of his dreams—education, making furniture, a gay social life—to be a model dad with a steady, reliable job in a home improvement store. Life’s predictable until Jerry, a shy, eccentric guy in a hat and sunglasses, begs Gabe to oversee the renovation of his run-down mansion.

Gabe loves the house and the work, and Jerry's pretty lovable too, but when Gabe discovers Jerry’s secret identity, he fears their passion could overturn both their lives forever. 



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Release Date:
July 9, 2019





About the Author


Tara Lain believes in happy ever afters – and magic. Same thing. In fact, she says, she doesn’t believe, she knows. Tara shares this passion in her best-selling stories that star her unique, charismatic heroes — the beautiful boys of romance —  and adventurous heroines. Quarterbacks and cops, werewolves and witches, blue collar or billionaires, Tara’s characters, readers say, love deeply, resolve seemingly insurmountable differences, and ultimately live their lives authentically. After many years living in southern California, Tara, her soulmate honey and her soulmate dog decided they wanted less cars and more trees, prompting a move to Ashland, Oregon where Tara’s creating new stories and loving living in a small town with big culture. Likely a Gryffindor but possessed of Parseltongue, Tara loves animals of all kinds, diversity, open minds, coconut crunch ice cream from Zoeys, and her readers. She also loves to hear from you.   




You can find Tara at Lain

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Release Day Excerpt & Giveaway: Hidden Powers by Tara Lain

Posted on Mar 12, 2019 with No comments


Can a werewolf who makes people disappear save his world -- and get the boy of his dreams? 






HIDDEN POWERS 
(Superordinary Society Series, Bk 1)
By Tara Lain 

Blurb
Jazz Vanessen is weird—and not just because he’s a werewolf. For most of his life, he’s felt different from his alpha male brothers and friends. Since he’s adopted, he can’t even blame it on family.
Now eighteen, Jazz meets his idol, the social activist Lysandra Mason, and her breathtaking nephew, Dash Mercury. When Dash is around, even stranger things start to happen, including Jazz falling hopelessly in lust. Not only is Jazz having visions, making people disappear, and somehow turning invisible, but somebody’s following him and threatening to reveal his pack’s secrets to the world.

Together with Dash and Jazz’s equally amazing friends—Carla, BeBop, Khadija, and Fatima—they discover the danger is even more lethal than they thought, and Jazz’s weirdness may save all their lives.




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Excerpt

Dash stared at Lys as she calmly reviewed her emails and sipped champagne. Her limo was equipped with all the comforts. But right now he was tempted to snatch some of that comfort from her hand to get her to pay attention. “Lys, are you going to tell the Magicouncil?”
She looked up, curious. No, that wasn’t right. Evasive, that’s what she looked. “What do you want me to tell them, Dash?”
“That we’ve experienced two unexplained surges of power in this area in the last two days. And the second one was significant. Hell, Lys, the hair on my arms is still standing on end.”
“They’ll then ask me where it came from.” She drained the last inch of bubbly in her glass.
He raised his eyebrows. “And you’ll tell them that you think it came from some unregistered and unexplained kid in a backwater called Hartford, Connecticut.”
She gave him a wry smile. “Don’t forget, I come from this backwater.”
“Only by accident.”
She set the empty glass in the side compartment next to her seat. “What did you think of him?”
Dash inhaled. Strange, but he didn’t want to tell her everything. “He’s powerful. Amazingly so. But—” He shrugged. “—he’s different. I don’t think he knows anything. And there’s something really odd about him. Like a power I don’t get.” He looked at her face and realized she looked uncomfortable. “What did you think?”
“I’m not as impressed as you are.” She stared at her computer screen. “You know that there are many humans who have skills they’re unaware of.”
“You think that’s all it is? Seriously? All that power?”
She turned and met his eyes. “I don’t think we should go off half-cocked, getting the council all riled up and intruding on this boy’s life until we know more. He comes from a very powerful human family, Dash, one with money and influence. We can’t start harassing him without consequence.” She glanced at her hands. “I wish we’d met more of his family. That might explain something about his skills.”
“Well, you set up the perfect scenario to learn more about him.”
She smiled slowly—and slyly. “You finally got with the program.”
He barked a laugh. “You’re always a step ahead of me, Mistress.”
“And don’t you forget it. By the way, I loved your comment about absorbing experience from the cosmos. Very cute.”
He smiled to cover his hard swallow.

She gazed at him and sipped her champagne. “Think of this assignment as a chance to further prove yourself. A step toward—well, let’s just say big things, where you really can absorb teachings from the cosmos.”



About the Author


Tara Lain believes in happy ever afters – and magic. Same thing. In fact, she says, she doesn’t believe, she knows. Tara shares this passion in her best-selling stories that star her unique, charismatic heroes — the beautiful boys of romance —  and adventurous heroines. Quarterbacks and cops, werewolves and witches, blue collar or billionaires, Tara’s characters, readers say, love deeply, resolve seemingly insurmountable differences, and ultimately live their lives authentically. After many years living in southern California, Tara, her soulmate honey and her soulmate dog decided they wanted less cars and more trees, prompting a move to Ashland, Oregon where Tara’s creating new stories and loving living in a small town with big culture. Likely a Gryffindor but possessed of Parseltongue, Tara loves animals of all kinds, diversity, open minds, coconut crunch ice cream from Zoeys, and her readers. She also loves to hear from you.   




You can find Tara at Lain




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