Release Day Blitz – Let There Be Love by Melissa Storm @MelStormAuthor
Release Day Blitz / September 19, 2017

Let There Be Love Series: The Sled Dog Series, Book One Author: Melissa Storm | Buy Links | Amazon | iBooks | B&N | Kobo SLauren Dalton has always dreamed of running the great race, but as someone with no experience and no dogs, few are willing to take her seriously as a musher. Desperate for a big break, she agrees to take on the job no one else is willing to do. Shane Ramsey’s reputation says all anyone needs to know. He’s an amazing racer, but a terrible person. When an injury leaves him unable to work his dogs, he must swallow his pride and accept help for the sake of his team. Will Shane open his home and his heart to the young woman who already shares his greatest love? Will Lauren find her place in helping the cantankerous Shane? Harkening to the great literary traditions of Jane Eyre and Beauty and the Beast, Let There Be Love is a new twist on the most epic of love stories. Don’t miss the chance to lose your heart to a courageous team of sled dogs and the humans that love them in this tale set against the breathtaking backdrop…

Cover Reveal – Protector’s Claim by Airicka Phoenix @AirickaPhoenix
Cover Reveal / September 18, 2017

Title: Protector’s Claim Author: Airicka Phoenix Genre: Dark Romance Cover Designer: Airicka’s Mystical Creations Publication Date: Oct. 31st, 2017 Hosted by: Lady Amber’s Reviews & PR Blurb: Gabrielle Thornton I made a mistake. I allowed myself to be born. I allowed myself access into a life that wasn’t mine, and for that, I had willingly submitted my body and soul to a man whose sadistic pleasures knew no bound, a man who relished in my pain as much as he craved my flesh. A monster I would do anything to escape. But what if I could make it stop? What if the cost of freedom was a single night in a stranger’s arms? What if one final sin was all I needed to commit to find peace?  Kieran Kincaid I had always known of the sickness that lived inside my father, the demons who controlled the man. His death was a blessing to every innocent he’d destroyed with his dark hunger. Yet, despite his demise becoming my curse, a shackle trapping me in his twisted secrets, it lured me to it, too. It promised me the thing I coveted above all else. It seduced me deeper into the world I…

Cover Reveal – Drowning Sandy by Sarah Daley
Cover Reveal / September 18, 2017

      Sarah Daley lives in Arizona with her best friend and husband, Chris, their adorable monster child, and neurotic dog. At the age of six, she became a reading machine. Devouring everything she could possibly get her hands on. In high school she almost failed English three times because of her detest for writing book reports. Today, Sarah writes whatever stories haunt her dreams, and struggles to focus on one idea at a time. When she isn’t enjoying time with her family, or writing, you will find her nose stuck in a book, or out walking and enjoying the sunshine. Drowning Sandy is her debut novella!   Connect with the Author here:  ~ Facebook ~ Blog ~ Amazon ~ ~ Twitter ~ Pinterest ~ Goodreads ~       The water is calling… and Sandy can no longer resist the urge to unleash her mermaid form. But a simple swim in Lake Ontario ends when she discovers the truth of her own banishment. When long time crush, Alardo, seems to shift in a direction she never dreamed possible, Sandy must make a choice — mermaid or human? Once she chooses, she can never go back.   First lets take…

Cover Reveal – Human Connection by Arthur F. Coombs III
Cover Reveal / September 14, 2017

  During the past twenty-five years, Art has worked in leadership positions with a number of global firms and their call/BPO centers worldwide. Currently president and CEO of KomBea Corporation, Art has served for more than a dozen years developing and marketing tools that blend human intelligence and automation to improve call center phone interactions. Find out more about Art’s company, KomBea,  HERE Art has also served as executive vice president of business development and strategic initiatives for First-Source; CEO and founder of Echopass Corporation (the world’s premier contact center hosting environment, which was acquired by Genesys for about $110 million); CEO of Sento Corporation; and managing director and VP of European business development for Sykes Enterprises. Art is a widely published author of methodologies for BPO/contact centers, outsourcing, and technical support, and has served in leadership positions at Hewlett-Packard, VLSI Research, a nd RasterOps. What started more than twenty years ago with a presentation in Paris has positioned Art as a charismatic, innovative, and sought-after speaker across the globe. His authentic style of delivery, solid content, and practical applications leave his audiences ready to make a difference in their own spheres of influence. Without a doubt, Art’s heartfelt and…

Press Release – Stand by Shannon Perry @IfShoeFits
Press Release / September 13, 2017

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press contact: Gina Adams 888−253−3622 615-776-1590 Gina@AdamsPRGroup.com Book for teen girls receives high honor from annual international award contest Houston, TX — Author, speaker and television host, Shannon Perry, garnered the Bronze Medal in the Christian Living category from the Readers’ Favorite International Book Award Contest for her third book, “Stand: Staying Balanced with Answers for Real Teen Life.” The Readers’ Favorite awards honor books in over 140 genres, with each genre judged separately. Past award winners and participants include New York Times bestsellers  J.A. Jance, James Rollins, and #1 best-selling author Daniel Silva, as well as celebrity authors such as movie star Jim Carrey and actor Henry Winkler. Perry wrote “Stand: Staying Balanced with Answers for Real Teen Life” after meeting with ten teen and tween girls in her home for over two months. The book delves into several difficult issues such as date rape, gender identity, bullying, suicide, cutting, drugs, and pre-marital sex, just to name a few. “Stand” also serves as an informational resource for Perry’s mother/teen daughter conference entitled In Her Shoes. Perry holds a Master’s Degree in Education and Counseling, and is a Certified Instructor in Parenting Classes and Crisis Counseling….

WHAT I’M DOING NOW! #RATERSNOTHATERS #RRBC
#RATERSNOTHATERS , #RRBC / September 10, 2017

During a recent chatroom meeting at RAVE REVIEWS BOOK CLUB, a certain someone (Amie O’Brien) yelled out “RATERS NOT HATERS”, and I hope you all know how hard it is to yell anything during a chatroom meeting! Have you ever known someone that gets an idea in their heads (Nonnie Jules) and just won’t let it go? This idea rattled around a few days then RATERS NOT HATERS was born! Well, I bet all y’all can’t guess what is being added to my resume?! If you guessed Co-Host of “RATERS NOT HATERS” you’d be right! PATRICIA GREEN (me), Co-Host  JOY NWOSU LO-BAMIJOKO, Co-Host SHIRLEY HARRIS-SLAUGHTER, Co-Host   BEGINNING ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd at NOON CT, you are all invited to join us as we rate the books that we all want to read. We are some of our top readers in the RAVE REVIEWS BOOK CLUB and we post reviews on a pretty regular basis, so, who better to give our opinions? With the internet trolls on the lose, you just can’t believe many of the reviews you read these days. I mean, these trolls are on a mission to seek and destroy the greatest of written works, just because…

Book Review – THE LEFTOVER by Brooke Williams @AuthorBrookeW
Book Review / September 8, 2017

The Leftover By Brooke Williams . Megan Malone is the ultimate homebody. When her sister talks her into taking her place on the local version of the TV show Survivor called The Leftover, she isn’t sure she’ll make it past the first vote. Cane Trevino is nursing a broken heart by joining the show as a medic. With time away from his regular job and a host of contestants to distract him, he hopes he can finally get over the woman he thought was “the one.” As the contests ramp up, Megan faces her shortfalls as well as the bullies that hit the beach alongside her while harboring a crush on the show’s medic. How far will Megan get on the show? Will Cane get over his broken heart? Join a host of characters for contests filled with laughs, blind sides around every corner, and the ultimate showmance. Who will be The Leftover? AMAZON     BOOK REVIEW Thank you, Brooke, for writing wonderful, clean romances! They aren’t always easy to find! THE LEFTOVER is the first book I’ve read by Brooke Williams and I was very pleased with it! THE LEFTOVER is a romantic comedy and is written with…

Cover Reveal Still by Kennedy Ryan @kennedyrwrites
Cover Reveal / September 8, 2017

  “I love [Grip] in a way I haven’t loved a character in such a long time. He’s just seriously everything I could want in a hero. EVERYTHING. And then more.” –Adriana Locke, USA Today Bestselling Author STILL, the all-new emotional and sexy addition to the GRIP series, is coming September 25th! Enter the Release Day Giveaway! $25 “Winner’s Choice” Gift Card bit.ly/STILLReleaseGive     Title: STILL Author: Kennedy Ryan Publication Date: September 25th, 2017 Cover Designer: Maripili Studio ABOUT THE BOOK I’ll be there. Through thick and thin. Ride or die. You can count on me. The promises people make. The vows we take. Assumptions of the heart. Emotion tells us how we feel, but life…life has a way of plunging us in boiling water, burning away our illusions, testing our faith, trying our convictions. Love floating is a butterfly, but love tested is an anchor. For Grip and Bristol, Love started at the top of the world On a Ferris wheel under the stars But when that love is tested, will they fly or fall?   Receive an email AS SOON as STILL is LIVE: http://bit.ly/GRIPAlerts   Add STILL to GoodReads: http://bit.ly/2vBiUWN     FLOW, the FREE prequel,…

Book Review – KEEPER by Amy Daws @amydawsauthor
Book Review / September 8, 2017

They were best friends until they became roommates. KEEPER is NOW LIVE & Free on Kindle Unlimited! **99¢ for a limited time** Amazon US: http://amzn.to/2eHhuPE Amazon UK: http://amzn.to/2wH6D1R Amazon CA: http://amzn.to/2wITDan Amazon AU: http://amzn.to/2vCRdfX   Blurb They were best friends until they became roommates. Booker Harris has spent the last several years pushing himself to become the best goalkeeper in the Championship League. Tired of living in the shadows of his headline-splashing brothers, he has finally carved a path of his own. As a child, Poppy McAdams was content in her own little make-believe world, until the boy next door with dimples and pained eyes came barreling into her makeshift fort demanding all her attention. Best friends for most of their lives, everything changes when Poppy abruptly leaves London for University. Now she is back, and gone is the awkward girl from Booker’s youth. She has been replaced by a stunning woman with secrets. Secrets that Booker is desperate to know. Sharing a bedroom wall with your best friend from childhood quickly turns to anything but sweet and innocent.     BOOK REVIEW Thank you, Amy Daws, for writing KEEPER, another Harris Brothers book that I truly enjoyed reading! It…