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Albert Camus

Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Beach Reads In August Giveaway Hop International


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on and off the dance floor - Fever (A Ballroom Romance #1) by Tonya Plank

Rory’s once promising ballet career was destroyed by family tragedy and illness. She turned her life around and became a lawyer. Now at the start of her legal career, she lacks passion in her work and self-confidence in her abilities. But when she meets gorgeous, mysterious Russian ballroom dancer, Sasha, at a firm holiday party, her passions for life and dance are immediately re-kindled.

Who can Geneva trust - Truth (The Geneva Project #1) by Christina Benjamin

Enslaved at an orphanage with no future and a past she can’t remember, Geneva longs to find her true identity. She meets someone who promises her that there’s more in store for her than she ever could have imagined. Her once dull life rapidly spirals out of control as she’s introduced to a world of myths and magic that might be the key to unlocking the ancient legend of Lux, which may not be a legend at all! Who can Geneva trust and how far will she go to find out the TRUTH?

an epic summer romance - Sun-Kissed Summer by Marta Brown

 For shy, bookish Katie Quinn, it just might after an accidental mix-up at the airport on the way to visit her grandparents for the summer leaves her stuck with the wrong suitcase. One full of short shorts, high heels, and absolutely nothing she would normally dare to wear.

one night can be the beginning of forever - Forever Bound (The Forever Series #4) by Deanna Roy

A hitchhiking musician looking only for freedom and adventure as he sings for tips across the US spends a single night with spunky pink-haired Jenny, only to discover that sometimes, one night can be the beginning of forever.

Can blood ties be stronger? Seduced by the Moon by Linda Thomas-Sundstrom

Skylar Donovan has come to her late father’s Colorado cabin to find answers to explain his death. Instead she meets a handsome forest ranger with a dark side. A stranger who is willing to protect her from an unknown assailant.

who needs family? Race for Love (The Donovans #3) by Nana Malone

Up and coming racecar driver, Kisima Jennings, is all alone in the world and that’s just how she likes it. After all, she has her career, who needs family? But when a near-fatal crash jeopardizes her future, she’s forced to lean on someone for the first time in her life.

Recombined (Irrevocable #3) by Samantha Jacobey


Bailey and Caleb fled civilization in light of impending disaster. Fighting to make their way south, they struggled to rejoin their survivalist friends and relatives. After facing crowds hell-bent on securing supplies… After getting the better of a marauding band of misfits…


Friday, July 31, 2015

A girl with fire - Just South of Biloxi (Asylum #4) by Lauren Hammond

This is the 4th book in the Asylum series but can be read as a companion standalone
Just south of Biloxi there was a boy and a girl who realized too quickly, too swiftly, that there is such a thing as shattered hearts and cracked dreams.

Some secrets are worth dying for…Wanted (Deadly Secrets #2) by Dee Tenorio

Undersheriff and former Marine Rick Trelane had one constant his entire life – his friendship with Whitney Peterson. Through thick and thin, she has never faltered. Never blamed. But when her former lover turns up dead, Rick must look past the walls he’s built to the woman he thought he knew inside and out…and discover he was wrong.

You may have heard of her before...- The Reaper's Daughter by K.M. Randall

Whether I'm soaring through the air as a flyer for Specter University's cheer squad, or speeding down the steepest mountain with only grace and balance keeping me from an icy end, I've always needed to feel a rush.

Real Crimes, Real Men, Real World - Intimate Fear (Empire Blue #2) by D.C. Stone

Dwayne Gonzalez has always had a thing for the beautiful Brooke Mason, but she married another man, had his child, and started her life without him. Now, years and a divorce later, he’s still on the sidelines, yet in Brooke’s and her daughter, Hailey’s life, but not in the way he wants. 

The Soul Stone (Kronicles of Korthlundia #2) by Jamie Marchant


18+ In this sequel to The Goddess’s Choice (Reliquary Press, 2012), the Crown Princess Samantha and Sir Robrek struggle to solidify their rule in the aftermath of the king’s murder and Duke Argblutal’s attempt to usurp the throne. 

"mostly a love story." - The Angel's Name by Selena Rivera

18++ "I normally do not read too much romance with touches of erotica.With that said...I read this book in an afternoon." Goodreads, Jennifer Bonges 

Will Rebecca take a chance on a new life with the man she loves? Will it be the right choice?

a big girl - The Awakening of Tara: Charmed in Paradise #1 by Sara McBride

18++ Tara’s a big girl whose life is in shambles. Her fiancé left her for some skinny little bitch, work is overwhelming and her self-esteem has been shredded. So when her best friend suggests a vacation on the tropical paradise island of Barbados, she jumps at the chance. 

Cecelia may live... if she gets - Lucky (Inked Menace MC #1) by Ryanne Hawk

Cecelia Marks is a whistle-blower and her life is no longer her own. Witness Protection offers little safety when the man who hunts her is a wealthy oil tycoon hell bent on taking her down and making her pay.

he has finally met his match - Crazy Over You (Taming the Pack #3) by Wendy Sparrow

The cool, logical Sheriff has finally met his match, but LeAnn’s life is at stake if she won’t claim her place in the pack, especially once his control over the pack is challenged and her brother’s fate is questioned.


every piece of her heart - Letting Go (The Garage #1) by Holly Renee


When Kat was forced to leave the only home she had ever known due to her brother's secrets, she wasn't prepared for what was waiting for her in Tennessee or the choices it would force her to make.

Someone he will kill for - Behind the Tears (Behind the Lives #2) by Marita A. Hansen

18+ To trust is to get hurt, to be loved could end in death.
Everyone sees Ash as the toughest of the Rata brothers, the tall, tattooed man who is untouchable. But not many know of his past, of a tormented youth, which almost saw him take his own life. 

Meet an author: Charles Curtis - Strange Country Day


Charles Curtis is a writer and journalist based in New York City. He has reported and written for publications including NJ.com (where he is currently the site’s sports buzz reporter) ...


Midnight Moonrising by K.S. Haigwood & Anne Conley

Mena wants the Master Vampire of Montgomery, Alabama, but the wolf inside her wants the homicide detective working the case of the man she murdered.


The prize: Pym’s heart. - The Aqua Lie (The Aqua Chronicles #2) by L.L. Hunter

"Ever since being told he had to work for General Maddox in order to see Pym, Rush has had more than enough time to contemplate how to get out of this deal. 
When he is invited to play a high stakes poker game with the General and his father, he is a little suspicious of the General’s motives."

She needs out. Now. - Rebounding by Shanna Clayton

17+ REBOUNDING follows characters that were introduced in the novel PRETENDING, but you do not need to read PRETENDING beforehand as REBOUNDING is its own story and is a standalone novel.

the youngest one - Suvi’s Revenge by Brenda Trim and Tami Julka


18+ Suvi is the youngest of the Rowan triplets, but prefers high heels to combat boots, and always choose the club over the battlefield. Unfortunately, if she isn’t rebuilding the business she shares with her sisters, she’s searching for their archenemy, Cele. 

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Finding love in all the wrong places. - Dating Wars (Federal Agent Chronicles #2) by Ravyn Rayne

18++ Finding love in all the wrong places. 
When a serial rapist and murderer targets women on an online dating website, FBI Agent Leslie Hunter must pose as a potential match at a bar. How hard could it be? She's been dating online for years. 

Glassford Girl Boxed Set: Parts 1&2 (Emily Heart Time Jumper) by Jay J. Falconer

Emily Heart used to have a normal life. A life filled with family, friends, and a warm bed to sleep in. But that was before the night of The Taking. The night when she was abducted and genetically transformed against her will. 

A killer walks the streets - A Haunting Desire by Julie Mulhern

A killer walks the streets of New Orleans, eviscerating men and leaving them in the streets, and for madam Trula Boudreaux, it's bad for business. Trula needs help but she’s not prepared for Zeke Barnes, the charming would-be savior who darkens her doorway—or the yearning he awakens. 

a spectacular Dragon Carnivale - Half-Mortal (Daughter of Light #2) by Heidi Garrett

Melia is an eighteen-year-old half faerie, half-mortal who longs to fly like the full-blood faeries. She also yearns for a life that's truly her own, which might prove more difficult than sprouting wings. Her faerie mother practices black magic, and her mortal father plots to bring war to the enchanted world. 


Bad news - Tangled Bond (Holly Woods Files #2) by Emma Hart

The mysteries behind the murder aren’t the only things unraveling, and despite being knee-deep in lies and corruption and bonds so tangled they’re almost indecipherable, I have to figure out if I’m willing to fight for Drake the way I do justice…

she walks away from her world - Cadillac Payback by Aj Elmore

An old Cadillac and a gun are all she has left of her brother. Three men stand ready to follow her into the darkest pits of hell to avenge him. The Cadillac leads them down a swamp road lined with ghosts, consequence and the tangled web of business and pleasure, into the underbelly of New Orleans crime as she fights for vengeance for her brother.

Love & Ink series by J.A. Howell


18++ The only woman he thought he had something with was his best friend Shayne, but she chose his younger brother over him. Single, bitter, and with a non-existent sex life, he’s accepted the only good things he’s got going in his life are his tattoo shop and fighting in the cage.


Being good has never been so bad. - Lukas (Ashes & Embers #3) by Carian Cole

18+
Storm’s younger cousin.
Vandal’s little brother.
You’ve met him in the background.


to make his dreams a reality - Heart's Chord (Ugly Eternity #5) by Charity Parkerson


This is an Ugly Eternity bonus story. It can be read as a standalone.
Even though he already has more to do than there are hours in the day, Finn has no problem adding Austen to his life. The sexy former marine is the only good thing that’s happened to Finn in a long time.

Pep Talks (Pepper Jones Book 4) by Ali Dean

(This is the fourth book in the Pepper Jones series, which should be read in order. The first three books in the series may be purchased as a box set for a discounted price, under the title “The Pepper Jones Collection.”) 


She has been through Hell—literally - Good Intentions (The Road to Salvation #3) by Pembroke Sinclair

Katie has been through Hell—literally—and discovered that it wasn’t as bad as she thought it would be. In fact, she kind of enjoyed it. She got to be with Josh, found out about her past, and discovered who she wanted to be as a person. Katie didn’t care that her actions went against social norms. She was happy.

You just might find your next read! Boneseeker by Brynn Chapman & Endless by Amanda Gray

This week, #T4T presents to you:
Boneseeker by Brynn Chapman 
Endless by Amanda Gray
Two titles that may tickle your fancy,
and we’ll share what readers have to say about these titles!

things have changed - Dangerous Games (Secrets and Lies, #2) by D’Ann Burrow

Cover Reveal - Kennedy broke Rule #1. She used her gift to save a life. Her secret is no longer secret. Her mother once tried to warn her – using her ability was dangerous. No one could know what she could do. Now Kennedy is paying the price.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

one man she can never have... - The Affiliate (Ascension #1) by K.A. Linde

Cover Reveal - On the day of her Presenting, in front of the entire Byern Court, seventeen-year-old Cyrene Strohm's lifelong plans come to fruition when she's chosen as an Affiliate to the Queen.

It's going to be a long, hot winter. - Heroes Are My Weakness by Susan Elizabeth Phillips


"More Gothic-y than I ever remember SEP ever being, the mystery fueling this romance had me turning the pages until my contacts were stuck to my dry eyeballs." - Goodreads, Michelle


A Rancher for Rosie (The Duggans of Montana #2) by Molly Ann Wishlade

18++ There’s only one rancher for Rosie Duggan, but the course of true love never did run smooth.
It is springtime, 1871, and Rosie Duggan is in love with Joshua Hampton, a handsome rancher’s son. Joshua is seven years her junior, but they have fallen hard and hope to marry.

Maybe Fat Chance will be her second chance - Welcome To Fat Chance, Texas by Celia Bonaduce

For champion professional knitter Dymphna Pearl, inheriting part of a sun-blasted ghost town in the Texas hill country isn’t just unexpected, it’s a little daunting. To earn a cash bequest that could change her life, she’ll have to leave California to live in tiny, run-down Fat Chance for six months—with seven strangers. Impossible! Or is it?

This wasn't supposed to happen - Baby's Got Bite (Take It Like a Vamp #2) by Candace Havens

Bennett Langdon has a firm no-relationships policy. Still, it doesn't stop her from hooking up with a super-sexy bad boy at her best friend's wedding. After all, it's only one night—what harm could it do? Ten weeks later, a pregnant Bennett has her answer...

She doesn’t need a hero. - Blind Love by Kishan Paul

Lauren has no tolerance for pity or for Superman swooshing down and rescuing her. She is capable of saving herself just fine. That is until Gabe, the great smelling, former Marine, from Texas moves in next door. Her attraction to him is immediate and, unfortunately for her, mutual.

Humor in 140 characters or less. - The Brevity of Twit by K.D. Rose

"What a great little book of ideas and poetry and witty moments! KD Rose uses twitter to extend and challenge the writing of poetry (and philosophy!). As a teacher, I'm going to offer this exercise to my students... write poetry in 140 characters. " - Goodreads, Libby

he can’t resist stealing a kiss. - To Kiss A Rake by Barbara Monajem

WHEN A LADY IS ABDUCTED BY MISTAKE…
REVENGE REALLY DOESN’T PAY.
Melinda Starling doesn’t let ladylike behavior get in the way of true love. She’s secretly helping with an elopement, when she’s tossed into the waiting coach and driven away by a notorious rake.

once you check in...you never leave - Castle in the Air by Jennifer Tressen

The Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas has been called "America's Most Haunted Hotel" largely because of the events of the 1930s when Dr. Norman Baker ran a "cancer treatment hospital" which he called his "Castle in the Air." 

Love is her enemy…until... - To Mate an Assassin (Lost Alphars #1) by Ceri Grenelle

Cymbeline Kendall’s life is quiet, solitary—until a letter appears in her P.O. box. Then she becomes an Incendiary, a human chosen at birth to be trained to strike like lightning to take out the most dangerous of the Werekind, then fade back into the shadows.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Music Time

Some secrets must remain hidden at all costs...- Written on my Heart by Cole Gibsen

It's been six months since Ashlyn Daniels was kicked out of her home. Six months since she stood up to her abusive stepfather and got a busted rib—and seeing all her things set ablaze in a backyard bonfire—for her trouble.Never going back. She doesn't need trouble...especially if trouble is tattoo artist Lane Garrett, who's six-feet-plus of tattooed hotness and a complete ass.

a divine civil war - Of Gods and Madness: The Faithful by Justin D. Herd

The right hand of the dominant mob family, Raine Morgan is tasked with hunting down two miscreants messing with the bottom line. He finds them on the docks, but, in the confusion of the fight, accidentally kills their victim and lets them escape. Horrified at what he's done, Raine seeks redemption as well as revenge. 

more than understanding and forgiveness - Perfect Contradiction by Peggy Martinez

17+ Jennifer Collins is finally beginning to heal after losing her mother to cancer. It’s been a long road with scary turns, but her best friend Beth helped her through the darkest moments. But now Beth has gone and gotten herself hitched, and Jen can’t help but feel like she’s all alone once again