I have a surprise for you. Highland Ghostwhich was part of an anthology last year now has its very own cover and has released on its own. The ebook is only 99c, so pick up a copy now. (Also available in print.) When Caitlin MacKenzie is betrothed to Ian MacBain, she’s never told she will not only be gaining a husband, but two ghosts and a family curse as well! You will see some of the characters from my Highland Outcasts Series returning.
I’m taking part in a 30 author Halloween Hop where you can discover great free and discounted books as well as have a chance to win a $150 gift card. You’ll need to collect the names of each author’s favorite Halloween candy to enter. You’ll find mine as well as links to all the authors at the end of this post so keep scrolling.
First, I have special Halloween deals for you. Haunted Hearts, Book 6 of my Holiday Knights Series is on kindle countdown for the next week for only 99c. This book encompasses the origins of Halloween as well as a rekindling of a lost love. Pick up a copy today.
Next, my book Familiar is also only 99c for the next week. A warlock in denial needs to hone his skills to save the woman he loves. (Also available to read in kindle unlimited.)
I have a new Halloween novella called Once Upon a Haunted Horn and Hoof. It is part of a multi-author collection called Once Upon a Haunted Romance,just for Halloween. I hope you like ghosts, because each book includes one. This is the haunting of the Horn and Hoof Tavern run by that crazy old Callum MacKeefe. 99c for the set. It releases tomorrow, but you can preorder today.
And did you know that my book, Beast Lord from my Tangled Tales is FREE? This is a twisted, tangled, romantic retelling of Beauty and the Beast.
And one last reminder. My NEW release called Dancing on Air is about a noblewoman and a hangman and a perfect Halloween read! Be sure to read the entire Below the Salt Series, where nobles fall in love with those below their status, or Below the Salt.
All right, on to the Halloween Hop. My favorite candy for the season is Take 5. I’ve put links to each of the authors’ sites who are participating in the hop. After you collect the names of all the candies, you’ll need to go to Heather McCullom’s site to enter them. Good luck!
2023 Historical Romance Authors Trick-or-Treat Hop
Email your completed list of author names, with their treat names, to [email protected]with the heading: “Historical Romance Authors are Sweet” to be entered into the $150 gift card grand prize random drawing.
It is only a week and a half away from the release of A Rose Among Thorns, Book 2 of my Below the Salt Series. Lord Rook Blake falls in love with his gardener instead of the noblewoman to whom he is betrothed. Preorder your copy now! And be sure to enter my contest. I am giving away a signed paperback of the book, as well as a rose-heart necklace and an adorable gardening angel statue.
For contemporary lovers, Bistro Bachelor is on kindle countdown for 99c for the next week. All Chicago restaurant owner wants is his money to save his failing business. But his debtor is dead and instead of money, he’s left Jack a Bible, a bag of beans, and his troublesome but alluring Peruvian daughter, Eden. This book was inspired by the trip I took to Machu Picchu, Lost City of the Incas in Peru.
Speaking of 99c deals, you can get the ENTIRE Secrets of the Heart series all in one boxed set for only 99c for the next week. This book is in kindle unlimited and is nearly 1k pages long.
And for those Highlander fans out there, my Highland Outcast Series is being featured right now. Get Highland Soul for FREE and the rest of the books for only 99c each. That is under $3 for the entire series! Hurry, this deal won’t last.
It’s that time of year again for the annual Historical Romance Authors’ Easter Egg Hunt! 30 of your favorite authors have joined together in an Easter Hop where you can win a $150 gift card.(Scroll to the bottom of this post to find out how to enter and to see my personal Easter egg.)
Let’s fill up your Easter basket with some goodies, shall we? First off, I have a fun, FREE book for you that takes place at Easter. It is Lion and the Lamb from my Holiday Knights Series. Find out the traditions of Easter back in the medieval times. Did you know no marriages or even sex was allowed during the 40 days of Lent? Neither was eating meat or dairy. Find out a lot more of the ancient traditions as you read about Sir Lionel and Lady Rachel and the trials they’ll go through in Lion and the Lamb. (Be sure to pick up the audiobook for a special treat.)
CONTEST: I am giving away multiple audiobooks through Spotify for Lady and the Wolf (Red Riding Hood), book 1 of my fairy tale romance series, Tangled Tales. The contest runs all month. Go to my Author Facebook Page to enter. And did you know that the entire Tangled Tales Series is now on ALL venues, including Barnes and Noble, Google Play, Kobo, and lots more? The series is available in ebook, paperback and audiobook forms. Here is the link to amazon if you’d like to read excerpts of the books or find out more about the series.
Ok, so here is the beautiful Easter egg I chose this year for the Easter Hop. Be sure to visit the EVENT PAGE to get your chart to match the eggs to the authors and to see the links for all the authors in the hop.
Here is a list of the authors in the hop and where to find their eggs. Happy Hopping!
HI everyone! I’m excited to tell you that the voting has begun in the RONE Awards Historical – Scottish category. My book, Highland Steel has been nominated, but I’ll need your votes to send it through to the finals.
Only 4 books get through, so every vote is super important. You’ll need to create an account at Ind’tale if you don’t already have one, in order to vote. However, it is free! And remember, you need to LOG IN on the top R of their page and then hit RONE Awards to vote. If it doesn’t work, after being logged in, click on my link again and it should take you right there. Highland Steel is under the Historical-Scottish category and voting is through May 9th.
I have also decided to put the book on Kindle Countdown for 99cfor the week. (KU members read the Highland Chronicles Series for free.) Be sure to pick up the audiobook afterwards for more than half off the original price.
Hi everyone! First the exciting news. I have two books nominated for the RONE awards this year – Tristan and Highland Steel. But being nominated doesn’t mean I’m in the finals yet. I need your votes to push me through to the finals since only 4 authors will make it. Thevotingfor Highland Steel isn’t until May, but this is the week to vote for Tristan in the Ancient Historical category. You’ll need to SIGN IN to the Ind’tale page first before they’ll let you vote. If you don’t already have an account you can make one for free. Then on the top right, click on RONEs 2021, and click on Historical to vote for my book Tristan. Thanks in advance!
Next, today is the LAST day to get Doubting Thomas for FREE! This is Book 1 of my Bad Boys of Sweetwater: Tarnished Saints Series. Murder, Mayhem and Romance set the scene.
This is a 12 book series, and I am also offering books 2-4 on kindle countdown thru the 18th for 99c each. The books are Luring Levi, Judging Judas and Seducing Zeb. Click on the photo to get them or learn more. Kindle Unlimited.
The prequel to the series, Tarnished Saints Christmas is always free. It is the backstory of the 12 Taylor brothers as children, and shows you how they earned the title of bad boys, and Tarnished Saints.
This is my favorite series I’ve ever written since it is based on people and things in my life. This year, I’ve decided to start putting the series in audiobook form. Doubting Thomas will be in available in audio sometime this May or June.
I hope you all had a great Christmas! 2020 has been a hard year for all of us and I know a lot of you are glad to see it end. Hopefully we’ll have a lot to look forward to moving into the New Year.
To start the New Year off right, I am offering my book, Behind the Chain MailFREE from Dec. 30th – Jan. 3rd. This is a behind the scenes look at the making of my Legendary Bastards of the Crown Series, with a bonus book about the brothers and Christmas, called The Gift. This short story can only be found in Behind the Chain Mail.
I’m also part of a giveaway where you can win a $100 amazon gift card, not to mention pick up FREE books for a few days from nearly a dozen authors. Keep scrolling to find out more.
Thank you for joining us on our Kiss 2020 Goodbye Hop! Just follow these simple directions to be eligible to win a $100 Amazon gift card.
Hop to each historical romance author’s link and find the name of the book they are giving away and enter their titles here.While you’re there make sure to sign up for their newsletters and follow them on Goodreads and BookBub for extra chances to win. But don’t dawdle, the contest ends on 1/3/2021 and the winner will be randomly chosen and contacted on 1/4/2021.
All set to hop to the next author? Click on the following links for more free books.
With Thanksgiving arriving in the US, it makes me think of everything I am truly thankful for. My loved ones, our health, a roof over my head and food on the table. Not to mention friends, and fans like all of you!
To show how thankful I am to have each and every one of you in my life, I have decided to do a few special things. I’ve put together my ENTIRE Greek Myth Series into one boxed set and priced it at only 99c thru Black Friday for a fun, affordable read. (KU reads free.)
I’ve also decided to release the print book of Mardon early for those of you who like a physical book to hold. This way you can order it and get it well before Christmas. Remember, the ebook of Mardon will release on Dec. 3rd, and there is still time to preorder it at the special price of only $2.99.
Aaron is the last book in my Pirate Lord Series and will release sometime in Feb. or March of next year. For now, here is a sneak peek at the cover.
Do you like audiobooks, or would you like to try one for free if you’ve never had the chance to do so? As another thank you, I’ve decided to give away the ENTIREHoliday Knights Series is audio to several winners. Just enter through the rafflecopter below.
Stay safe and healthy, and remember to be thankful for those people and things in your life that are sometimes taken for granted.
I sit sweltering in the heat as I write this. Two days ago there was extensive storm damage in my area and we have been with NO power ever since. I miss my air conditioning and the simple things like TV or cooking or washing clothes or drying my hair.
Anyway, I hope you are all fine. I have some free and discounted books for you as well as a super contest at the end of this blog so be sure to scroll down.
First off, Autumn’s Touch, Book 3 of my Seasons of Fortitude Series is FREE thru the 17th, and Winter’s Flame – Book 4 is 99c on kindle countdown in the US and UK thru the 19th. KU members can read the entire series for free!
Be sure to pick up the audiobooks afterwards for more than half off the original prices.
Just a Kiss (Frog Prince) will be on kindle countdown for 99c starting on the 14th, but Beast Lord (Beauty and the Beast) is on sale now for 99c as well. Audiobooks are available for the whole series. Or if you feel lucky, enter the contest thru the rafflecopter below for a chance to WIN them all!
And don’t forget that Tristan, Book 1 of my new Pirate Lords Series will be here on Sept. 3rd. This is one long book, and very exciting as well. Just wait until you meet the pirate Tristan and his brothers, Mardon and Aaron. You will love them!
Preorder Tristan today! The price will go up after release. Go HERE to read an excerpt now!
Enter below for a chance to win all of the Tangled Tales in audiobook form!
I am so excited to tell you that two of my books are finalists in the Raven Awards from Uncaged Book Reviews. Now, the voting has started to choose the winners. If you’d like to vote for Highland Spirit under the historical category AND also May Queen for best cover, to win – I’d be ever so grateful.
I have never won an award yet, but have been very close. The voting will be open through Aug. 1st. Click the photo or HERE to vote:
To celebrate this honor of being in the finals, I have put May Queen and Highland Spirit on kindle countdown (US&UK) for only 99c July 29 – Aug 4th. (Get the audiobooks for more than half off on amazon afterwards.)
Kindle Unlimited members can read both series for free.
As an extra bonus and as a thank you to all of you who have voted leading up to the finals and to those who will vote again, I am giving away multiple copies of the audiobooks of May Queen and Highland Spirit. Enter using the Rafflecopter on my website below.
Plus, the Pirate Lords, my new series releases this summer. Tristan, Book 1 is now on preorder, and it’s one of my longest books yet. Tristan’s brother, Mardon has been whispering in my ear, wanting me to start his story next and I can’t ignore him any longer. Reserve your copy of Tristan today. Tristan arrives on Sept. 3rd.
Once again, thank you to all who have voted in the past for my books, and those who will vote again. I appreciate your support. Fingers crossed that this is my year to win!
I’m so excited to tell you that my new Pirate Lords Series is in the making. Tristan, Book 1 is now on preorder for only $2.99. The book will release on September 3rd.
Tristan, along with his brothers, Mardon and Aaron, have returned to piracy. But their sister, Gwen (from Pirate in the Mist) is determined to hunt them down and bring them home. In the meantime, Gavina, my heroine, is in the middle of a tough situation. With a treasure map inked on to her back and disguised as a boy, she ends up on their ship.
I’m going to let you in on a little secret now and this is something I LOVE in this series. Remember Nairnie, the old woman from the Seasons of Fortitude Series? Well, she is the grandmother of these three pirates and she is going to end up on their ship too!
This book is so much fun! Preorder your copy of Tristan today.
And since Tristan is first mentioned in Pirate of the Mist, I’m giving away a few audiobooks of that as well. Just use the rafflecopter below to enter.
Next Wednesday is National Hammock Day. (Did you even know there was such a thing?) Well, since I sit in my hammock in my secret garden to write, and Tristan has a hammock he sleeps in on the ship, I’m going to have a few fun surprises for you then.