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Wedding Dreams: 20 Delicious Nuptial Romances—>Book Blast! Book Tour!

Wedding Dreams: 20 Delicious Nuptial Romances

It’s finally here, and we’d like to introduce all our readers to new romance novels, bundled together to make up over 3000 pages of wedding dreams, marital bliss, and the occasional tryst!

Twenty award-winning, USA Today and International best-selling authors have come together to bring you over 3,000 pages of love, lust, and lusciously sexy men.

From sweet second chance romances to bad boys, BBWs, and brides looking for revenge, this is a perfect read for anyone who enjoys Romance or Women’s Fiction. These pages are packed with cozy romances, thrilling international and holiday adventures, and sweet heart-melting stories. Our authors bring you everything from hot cowboys to rockstar romances, elegant weddings to nuptial disasters, and blushing brides to bold women, all in a delightful celebration of love.

You’re in for a wild, passionate ride on a breathtaking voyage to make your heart soar. This box set will leave you craving all things marital and wishing the honeymoon would never end.

Heat level: sweet to sensual

Here at BookBug’s World we want to help celebrate the release of this awesome collection of full-length, stand alone books by twenty authors who know how to do romance best!

Check out this spotlight of the lovely authors, for a glimpse of why this collection is a steal at the pre-order price of 99 cents! It’s also available on all major retailers, so you can pick it up from whatever book retailer you like best.

Pre-order for only 99c!

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Giveaway!

Wedding Dreams Box Set Launch Giveaway

 

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“New Beginnings” by Iris Blobel- promo post.

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The story is set in Hobart, the capital of Tasmania, the most southern state in Australia. A most beautiful place. I went there a few years back and imagined how it would be to live in this city, how to adapt as a “non-local”, and bit by bit I wrote the story of two sisters moving there.

Obviously, I added a little romance into the story as well – so I added Mark and Zach.

This is the second edition of NEW BEGINNINGS.

The story is now a bit sexier and has also received another edit.

 

Literary Chanteuse’s review: “This author has a way of endearing her characters and it is easy to fall in love with them. An intriguing story with emotion, love and hope.”

Sharon’s review: “This was a very enjoyable read and it left me wanting just a little bit more. I highly recommend it.”

 

 

“Other people have to fight battles in their life as well.”

~~  New Beginnings ~~
(2nd Edition)
by Iris Blobel

 

Links to Buy:

AMAZON US   ***   AMAZON UK  ***  AMAZON AU

 




♥♦♥  SYNOPSIS ♥♦♥

 

The chance to start life all over with the help of a stranger.

New Beginning pic2Twenty-two-year-old Sophie Levesque has been guardian to her eight-year-old sister Mia since their mother’s death a few years ago, and it hasn’t been easy. Luck comes their way when they inherit a small house in Hobart. Problem is, though, they don’t know and have never heard of Clara Bellinger, the testator. Settling into their new life, Sophie is still afraid it’s all a mistake.

Mark O’Connor, attorney in Hobart and the bearer of the good news for Sophie and Mia, curses himself for the lack of information about the testator. However, researching the questions gives him an opportunity to see Sophie again, and the more time he spends with the two, the more he realises that his life is missing something. And it’s not his casual lover Linda.

But then there’s Zach, Sophie’s sexy neighbour from across the road… and a very good friend of Clara’s.

Will unravelling the mystery unravel Sophie and Mark’s promise of a future?

 

 

 

♥♦♥ MEET THE AUTHOR ♥♦♥

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Iris Blobel was born and raised in Germany and only immigrated to Australia in the late 1990s. Having had the travel bug most of her life, Iris spent quite some time living in Scotland, London as well as Canada where she her husband. Her love for putting her stories onto paper has only emerged recently, but now her laptop is a constant companion.

Iris resides west of Melbourne with her husband and her two beautiful daughters.

Next to her job at a private school, she also presents a German Program at the local Community Radio.

 

 

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Little Help?

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I have a weakness.

I can’t go pass a performing musician indifferently.

Guess it is a flaw of some sort. But I can’t.

My heart goes back to them and I want to support them any way I can.

So when I saw these guys… Aside from the fact that I know 3 of them personally, and know how hard they were working to get to this point…
Well, I knew I’d like to help. So I am spreading this word. In case anyone of you’d see it… and would like to support those young artist! 🙂

(click here to find out about the group and the fun ways you can help them)

 


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In The Spotlight – “Jaded Little Lies” by Christina Channelle

 
Check out the promo tour for the first full-length novel in Christina’s new adult contemporary series. 
 
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Release date: May 15th 2015
Purchase: Amazon
 
Synopsis via Goodreads:
What do you do when the love of your life is halfway across the world? 
 
If you’re Jade Reamer, you fill that void with writing depressing song lyrics, hanging out with asshole exes, and re-reading your dead best friend’s diary (morbid, anyone?). But she’s got a lot to deal with—getting to know her biological family, for one. Not to mention getting through her first year of university without her best friend, Nina, by her side. 
 
Then there are the men in Jade’s life. Her ex, Connor, has baggage coming out of his ass since the car accident. Her brother, Bryn, thinks stifling who he really is while pretending everything’s okay … is okay. When that’s far from the truth. And Reed? Reed decides the best way for Jade to deal with his absence is to get her a dog. And when he finally comes back? 
 
Well, things aren’t exactly the same. 
 
Deciphering between love and hate is the least of Jade’s problems … those four letter words are getting more and more complicated. Especially when she and Reed are keeping secrets from each other. Because as she forms new relationships and rekindles old ones, an unexpected surprise has got Jade’s mouth spewing lies on top of the usual curse words. 
 
But little white lies won’t hurt anybody, right?
 
Note: This full-length novel follows the novella, Those Four Letter Words.
 
 


EXCERPT
 
Today was definitely not my day. 
 
First of all, I woke up late. Waking up late was not the best thing to do when I went to a school that I actually paid for. Because now it just ruined my entire mood, starting the day in the whole mindset of being behind. I had to rush for everything. 
 
I had to rush out of bed when the snooze alarm finally woke me up. I had to rush into the bathroom to brush my teeth, and take the fastest shower known to mankind. I had to rush to change into something that wouldn’t make me sweat in the car, yet wouldn’t make me freeze while sitting in class because the heater broke down. I had to rush to eat a bowl of cereal. I had to rush to drink my coffee, and that was just not right. I had to rush as I drove to school while trying not to break any laws. I had to rush down the hall and quietly take my seat when I finally reached my classroom. 
 
Without my backpack. 
 
“Shit,” I sighed to myself, slapping my palm against my forehead.
 
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
A Canuck with a strong love addiction to caffeine, Christina Channelle enjoys writing about angsty girls and her favorite color green. While a drama whore when it comes to her TV shows and books, she stays clear from it all in the real world, preferring solitude instead. Christina was born and raised in the Greater Toronto Area.


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“Cutting the Bloodline” by Angeline Trevena —–> In The Spotlight & Guest Post

This Book Cannot Bring Down a Government –
But it is the Story of One That Can

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Originally written as a stageplay five years ago, Cutting the Bloodline is the debut novella from British horror and fantasy author Angeline Trevena.

Released on Kindle on May 12th, this adult dystopian thriller follows magazine journalist Kenton Hicks as he sets out to change the world.

Born and bred in a rural corner of Devon, Angeline now lives among the breweries and canals of central England, with her husband, their son, and a somewhat neurotic cat. She’s been writing since she was old enough to hold a pen, and has several short stories published in various anthologies and magazines.

After spending her formative years on the stage, she graduated in 2003 with a BA Hons Degree in Drama and Writing. While at university, she decided that her future lay in writing words, rather than performing them.

Cutting the Bloodline is set in a future Britain where people are tested for the criminal gene, where carriers are outcast, and babies testing positive are aborted. Kenton simply wants to gather the stories of those who have suffered, but as his book gathers pace, and he investigates further, he finds that the crime free-utopia they enjoy was sold to them on a lie.

While the government fight to protect that lie, there are others determined to expose it, by whatever means. Kenton finds himself pulled between everyone else’s agenda, while his own motivations start to become a little confused. But his book has the power to start a civil war, and he needs to figure out who’s on his side.

Tony Benson, author of dystopian thriller, An Accident of Birth, said “Cutting The Bloodline is a vivid portrayal of a scarily real future, and the man who risks his life to expose the truth. Insightful, original, imaginative, and a great read.”


A Word From The Author 

A First Time For Everything

I never imagined that my first book would be a political thriller.
I’ve always been a voracious reader, as a child I loved the Choose Your Own Adventure stories. The ones where, at the end of each chapter, you could choose what the characters did next, and turned to a particular page based on your decision. I loved having control over the story, feeling that this was my adventure. And I loved the dragons, and the
castles, and the magic.
I continued reading fantasy and, by my mid-twenties, had added horror to the mix. I’ve always been a fan of horror movies, but hadn’t read much of it before then. This was when I started pursuing writing seriously, and it was all fantasy and horror.
After building up a good collection of unfinished novels, I started writing short stories. They fitted me better as a writer with an aversion to planning, and a short attention span. I could be immersed in a different world every month, inventing new characters, new settings. And I’ve been a very happy short story writer ever since.
But I always knew I was working towards writing longer stories. Cutting the Bloodline, standing at around 21k words, is the first step on that journey. My first adventure in self publishing. I’ve learnt to code an ebook, to market it, to organise a blog tour. One big, but fun, learning curve.
But I always imagined my first book would be epic fantasy, or horror.
Cutting the Bloodline is set in a dystopian future: Britian, 2052. It’s a world in which people are judged, and condemned, because of their genetics. Where tainted children are abandoned at birth, or aborted before their first breath. While the population enjoy a crime-free society, it’s not all it’s cracked up to be.
And while a story about politics and genetics may seem a little out of my comfort zone, dystopian fiction is something I know well.
As a child, my father started me off on the right track; reading books by the likes of HG Wells and John Wyndham for my bedtime stories.
And while Cutting the Bloodline may not have aliens or giant creatures attacking, it does have the greatest monster of all. Because there is nothing more monstrous than what man does to his fellow man.


About the Author

Angeline Trevena was born and bred in a rural corner of Devon, but now lives among the breweries and canals of central Angeline Trevena 800England. She is a horror and fantasy writer, poet and journalist. Cutting the Bloodline is her debut novella, and she has several short stories published in various anthologies and magazines.

In 2003 she graduated from Edge Hill University, Lancashire, with a BA Hons degree in Drama and Writing. During this time she decided that her future lay in writing words rather than performing them.

The most unlikely of horror writers, Angeline is scared of just about everything, and still can’t sleep in a fully dark room. She goes weak at the sight of blood, can’t share a room with a spider, but does have a streak of evil in her somewhere.

Some years ago she worked at an antique auction house and religiously checked every wardrobe that came in to see if Narnia was in the back of it. She’s still not given up looking for it.


Excerpt

Expecting bad news didn’t make it any easier to hear. Kenton pocketed his phone and shook his head, trying to push the call to the back of his mind. He couldn’t deal with family issues right now.

He pressed the bell, and the scanner below it flashed red. He pulled back his sleeve and waved his ID bracelet across it. He was still avoiding upgrading to the implant.

The door opened and the officer tipped his head, inviting Kenton inside.
As he ducked through the doorway, the blue lights of the scanner ran
over him; head to toe and back up again.

The officer held out his hand.
“No mobile phones. No recording devices.”
Kenton grimaced and handed them over. He’d have to do the interview old school.
“Mr Hicks, I presume.”
Kenton nodded. “That’s me.”
The officer huffed, and hitched his trousers back up to his broad stomach. His belt was so heavy with scanners and weapons, it threatened to drop his trousers to his ankles. He pointed to a row of steel chairs.
“Someone will come for you.” He ran his eyes over Kenton, tutted, and pulled the entrance door closed.
“Everyone knows what you’re doing, and why you’re here. They aren’t happy about it.” He huffed. “Things are working just fine, and no one needs you shoving your nose in.”
Kenton nodded. He hadn’t expected to get a warm welcome.
He slipped his hand into his jacket pocket and wrapped his fingers around his pen. It had run out of ink years ago, but he always carried it for luck. It was a novelty pen; one with a clothed woman who became naked when you tipped it. His dad had given it to him the day he graduated. He had always considered a journalism degree a waste of time, and the pen had been a symbol of his disapproval. A way to make a fool out of his son.
“Get a trade,” he had always said. “A real man’s job. There’s always work for real men.” Two years later, he’d been made redundant when they replaced him with an automated machine.
“Mr Hicks?”
Kenton looked up at the female officer. She raised her eyebrows with a look of impatience.
Kenton stood, stumbling as his foot caught against the chair leg.
“Er..yes.”
She looked him up and down and gave a tiny shake of her head.
“Follow me.” Before she’d finished speaking, she had already turned and started to walk away.
Kenton jogged to catch up to her.
She spoke as she walked, never once looking at him. “Do not give anything to the patient, do not accept anything from the patient. Do not touch the patient, do not allow the patient to touch you. Should you wish to leave, at any time, simply stand, collect all of your belongings, walk calmly to the door, and you will be escorted out.”
She stopped and Kenton had to side step to avoid bumping into her. She gestured to the open door in front of her.
“There is also a panic button should you need it. If you do press it, make sure that you move clear of the door.”

Links

Amazon    *    Angeline Trevena’s website


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“Heaven’s Vault” by Pavarti K. Tyler – new release!

HOT NEW RELEASE

Maia wHeavensVaultatched for more than a millennia, waiting for a second chance at life on Earth. A hot, unforgiving desert greets her upon arrival, but her surroundings aren’t her only problem. In human form, fleeting memories of a past life haunt her. Will she be whole when she rediscovers who she is, or will the reality of her existence require she make yet another sacrifice?

This short story by Pavarti K Tyler is a literary twist on a classic Greek Myth.

Get Your Copy Now – FREE on Kindle Unlimited

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Join the celebration on Facebook on 4/28 from 6-9 to win ebooks from other fabulous YA authors and other fun surprises!


About the Author

Award-winning author of multi-cultural and transgressive literature, HeadshotHiResPavarti K Tyler is usually found with Doc Martens strapped on over fishnets, and a girlish giggle as easy and likely as a throaty guffaw. She is an artist, wife, mother, and number cruncher. She graduated Smith College in 1999 with a degree in Theatre. After graduation, she moved to New York, where she worked as a Dramaturge, Assistant Director, and Production Manager on productions both on and off Broadway. Later, Pavarti went to work in the finance industry at several international law firms. She now lives with her husband, two daughters, and two terribly behaved dogs. She keeps busy working with fabulous authors as the Director of Marketing at Novel Publicity, and penning her next genre-bending novel.

The best way to stay up to date with Pavarti is to join her mailing list. If you do, she’ll even send you a free short story! Sign up at http://eepurl.com/f1iL5

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So…

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 Honestly – I have no idea… Neither what’d be first or second thing I’d do…

Would I stop caring about important things, because I’d have known I still have time to fix everything?

Would I turn into experimental and risky things, because nothing can happen either way…?

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Q – is for Quality Spotlight – “The Marsh Madness” by Victoria Abbott


Yes! Fourth book in The Book Collector Mystery series – “The Marsh Madness” – is coming out in September 2015 🙂 And I have the honour to try to present it here, on my blog, in this post under the letter Q – for Quality Spotlight! 🙂


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Researcher Jordan Bingham works hard to improve her boss, Vera Van Alst’s, collection of classic detective stories. So when Chadwick Kauffman—heir to the Kauffman fortune—offers a very good price on a fine collection of Ngaio Marsh first editions owned, she is thrilled to meet with him for lunch at his fabled summer estate, Summerlea.

The day after their visit, Jordan and Vera are shocked to read that Chadwick has died in a fall from the grand staircase at Summerlea. There’s more shock in store as it becomes clear that the ladies are victims of a scam.  The victim was not the man they met.  The books were not his to sell. Nothing is what it seemed. The evidence points to one of them as the killer.  And they’ll have to unmask the imposter fast, because someone is trying to frame them for murder…


About the Author(s) :

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Victoria Abbott is a collaboration between the always very funny and creative artist, photographer and short story author, Victoria Maffini and her mother, Mary Jane Maffini, award-winning author of three mystery series and two dozen short stories. Together they write the Book Collector Mysteries. Mary Jane’s two miniature dachshunds are understandably outraged that a pug and some Siamese cats have wiggled their way into the series, and now a pug has weaseled her way into Victoria’s home.  At least there’s lots of good food for people and pooches.


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