Simons, Kat: Once Upon a Tiger

March 24, 2014

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BLURB:

MEDIA KIT KatSimons_OnceUponATiger_HRShe’ll never run. Among the tiger shifters, Alexis Tarasova is regarded as fierce and dangerous, with a reputation that would make even the most daring tiger think twice about challenging her. Female tiger shifters may be rare and the mating run a critical part of their species’s survival, but Alexis is the only female Tracker and will not back down, even at the threat of tiger law. She will not be forced to mate. So when a handful of males band together to force her to participate in the run, Alexis chooses to stand her ground and fight instead.

He’s forbidden to run.

Outcast from the tiger shifters after a vicious childhood attack left him mute, Victor Romanov has never taken part in the mate run. He’s never particularly cared, though, since the woman he loves refuses to take a mate. However, when he learns Alexis may be in danger, all bets are off. Nothing will keep him from her side.

Together, they’re unmovable.

The chemistry between them burns wickedly hot and forges them into an unbeatable pair. Alexis knows that being with Victor means she will have to break another one of her people’s laws—a move that might push the tigers too far. But, for Victor, she will risk everything, including her life, and do what she thought she’d never do—run.

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EXCERPT:

Alexis felt his heat, smelled his desire. The combination was driving her nuts. Every fiber of her being strained toward him, wanting to strip off those borrowed clothes and do all sorts of naughty things to his delicious body. When she realized just how close she’d gotten to him, she jumped up and stumbled back toward the kitchen.

“No,” she said once she was at a safe distance. “No, you hanging around is not a good idea.”

He dropped eye contact long enough to write a note, then rose slowly, his every movement holding her attention. So graceful and strong. What would those big hands feel like on her body? Her skin quivered at the thought. She closed her eyes for a moment to rein in her wayward thoughts. When she opened them, he was standing in front of her, holding the notebook up so she could read.

I won’t stay here. I’ll keep to the woods. But I’ll be near enough to help if you need me.

She didn’t want him to go. She wanted him to stay, to drag her off to bed. She could barely think around the thick need racing across her heated skin, the only relief for it in Victor’s arms.

He dropped his hands to his side and took a small step closer. Alexis was so overwhelmed by him she stopped thinking. To hell with the elders and their damned rules. She eased near enough that their clothes brushed. She felt the contact across her entire body.

Their mouths were a breath away, the suspense and desire almost more than she could take.

Then she blinked and he was gone.

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AUTHOR Bio:

MEDIA KIT Author PhotoKat Simons earned her Ph.D in animal behavior, working with animals as diverse as dolphins and deer. She brought her experience and knowledge of biology to her paranormal romance fiction, where she delights in taking nature and turning it on its ear. After traveling the world, she now lives in New York City with her family. Kat is a stay-at-home mom and a full time writer.

Kat Simons LINKS

Website: http://www.katsimons.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kat-Simons/1430791730466744

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/7554922.Kat_Simons

Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Kat-Simons/e/B00HCMVVN4/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_pop_1

BOOK INFO

Once Upon a Tiger (Tiger Shifters, #1)

ASIN: B00H9KEAKA

ISBN: 9781311496140

Purchase Links

Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Once-Upon-Tiger-Shifters-ebook/dp/B00H9KEAKA/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1387299356&sr=8-1&keywords=Kat+Simons

Smashwords: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/387432

AllRomance Ebooks: https://www.allromanceebooks.com/product-onceuponatiger-1373952-143.html

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Giveaway Details:

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11 Comments

  • wanda March 29, 2014 at 9:23 pm

    Sounds great thank you for sharing with us .Hope you have a fantastic week.
    flanagan@mebtel.net

  • Kat Simons March 25, 2014 at 1:37 pm

    Thanks for coming out and commenting everyone! So glad you enjoy the excerpt. 🙂

  • Mary Preston March 25, 2014 at 3:40 am

    I do love the idea of tiger shifters.

    marypres(AT)gmail(DOT)com

  • bn100 March 24, 2014 at 11:54 pm

    Nice excerpt

    bn100candg at hotmail dot com

  • momjane March 24, 2014 at 3:22 pm

    I absolutely loved the excerpt. It sounds so sensitive.

  • Rita Wray March 24, 2014 at 10:57 am

    Great excerpt, thank you.

  • Elise-Maria Barton March 24, 2014 at 9:34 am

    Victor is freakin’ swoonworthy *sigh* I want to read this just to get to know his character. Added to my TBR and looking forward to the read. Thanks for sharing

    • Kat Simons March 25, 2014 at 1:36 pm

      Thanks, Elise-Maria! 🙂 Hope you enjoy.

  • Kat Simons March 24, 2014 at 8:53 am

    Thanks so much for hosting me today!

  • Kemberlee Shortland March 24, 2014 at 7:09 am

    There’s a lot to love about this book, including a unique hero. This is a great start to the Tiger Shifters series.

  • Goddess Fish Promotions March 24, 2014 at 6:08 am

    Thanks for hosting!