Latest Book News – New Releases, Sales/Bargains, Pre-Orders (April 5, 2017)

Posted April 5, 2017 by Geybie's Book Blog in Latest News / 44 Comments

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The Chosen: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by [Ward, J.R.]The Chosen: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by J.R. Ward April 4, 2017

Xcor, leader of the Band of Bastards, convicted of treason against the Blind King, is facing a brutal interrogation and torturous death at the hands of the Black Dagger Brotherhood. Yet after a life marked by cruelty and evil deeds, he accepts his soldier’s fate, his sole regret the loss of a sacred female who was never his: the Chosen Layla.

Layla alone knows the truth that will save Xcor’s life. But revealing his sacrifice and his hidden heritage will expose them both and destroy everything Layla holds dear—even her role of mother to her precious young. Torn between love and loyalty, she must summon the courage to stand up against the only family she has for the only man she will ever love. Yet even if Xcor is somehow granted a reprieve, he and Layla would have to confront a graver challenge: bridging the chasm that divides their worlds without paving the way for a future of even greater war, desolation, and death.

As a dangerous old enemy returns to Caldwell, and the identity of a new deity is revealed, nothing is certain or safe in the world of the Black Dagger Brotherhood, not even true love . . . or destinies that have long seemed set in stone.

The Castle by [Warren, Skye]The Castle by Skye Warren – April 4, 2017

Safe in the ivory tower…

Gabriel Miller swears he’ll keep me safe. Enemies lurk outside, waiting to strike. An army held back by these walls. Except some animal instinct warns me the danger is much closer. It’s already here. Is Gabriel my protector or my enemy? Is this house a castle or a cage?

There’s nowhere for me to go, no one left for me to trust. No escape from a past determined to capture its prize.

Master Professor (Lessons from the Rack) by [Me, Tara Sue]Master Professor (Lessons from the Rack) by Tara Sue Me – April 4, 2017

Students are begging to be held after class…

Andie Lincoln is madly in love with Terrence Knight—her childhood friend-turned-Hollywood’s newest golden boy. But he’s a Dominant and wants her trained as a submissive before he’ll consider a relationship with her. He enrolls her at the RACK Academy with strict instructions for her teachers: Do whatever you need to, but don’t take her virginity.

Fulton Matthews, the director of incoming students, is enthralled by Andie. Though he questioned her enrollment at first, watching her discover her submissive nature is hotter than his most intense fantasy. Under his control, her sexual awakening brings him to his knees.

Yet they can go only so far. Andie belongs to another, and Fulton is bound by a contract that strictly forbids relationships between teachers and students. But when Terrence comes to collect his prize, Fulton discovers it’s not easy to let Andie go.

All You Need (The Need You Series) by [James, Lorelei]All You Need (The Need You Series) by Lorelei James – April 4, 2017

PR agent Annika Lund can spin any disaster into a win. But revamping the reputation of a notorious Swedish hockey player will take every trick in her arsenal, especially when his agent insists that convincing everyone he’s no longer a playboy is top priority. And that it requires a sham relationship—with Annika playing the part of the loving girlfriend.

On fire in the rink and in the bedroom, Axl Hammerquist couldn’t care less about being anyone’s golden boy. So when his agent forces him to play nice with a new publicist, he takes satisfaction in being as much of a pain as possible. But the more time he spends getting to know Annika, the more Axl starts to think that being Mr. Nice Guy might be worth it if it gets him the girl.

Wild Ride (Black Knights Inc. Book 9) by [Walker, Julie Ann]Wild Ride (Black Knights Inc. Book 9) by Julie Ann Walker – April 4, 2017

The hero we’ve all been waiting for…

Ethan “Ozzie” Sykes
Former Navy SEAL
Underground operator for Black Knights Inc., the covert government defense firm disguised as a custom motorcycle shop

In a black-on-black international mission that went seriously sideways, Ozzie was badly injured—now he’s stuck at BKI headquarters in Chicago, champing at the bit to get out into the field again. To his disgust, he’s tasked with distracting Chicago Tribune ace reporter Samantha Tate, who’s been trying to dig up the dirt on BKI for years. Turns out Samantha’s beauty, intelligence and sense of humor are a seriously big distraction, and Ozzie’s losing his desire to keep her at bay.

Ozzie’s tired of hiding, and Samantha may be the best-and worst—person to share his secrets with…

Fighting for Love: A Boston Love Novel by [Elliott, Kelly]Fighting for Love: A Boston Love Novel by Kelly Elliot – April 4, 2017

Finn Ward has two passions: being a firefighter and being single. Although his parents are constantly nagging him to settle down, Finn just wants to enjoy himself while he’s young. Then, at a union meeting, he meets a gorgeous lawyer with a dazzling smile—and suddenly, settling down doesn’t sound so bad.

Rory Adams is fresh out of law school and looking to make a name for herself at her mother’s firm. She doesn’t have time for silly games anymore. But when she catches the eye of a dashing fireman who makes her body tingle from across the room, something instantly ignites between them. The only problem? Her father is Finn’s boss.

Their relationship turns both of their lives upside-down. Rory tames Finn’s wild ways, while he shows her that life can’t be all work and no play. But it’ll take some serious determination to keep their love secret—and real courage to admit the truth.

 72 Hours by [Jewel, Bella]72 Hours by Bella Jewel – April 4, 2017

It’s all part of his sick game. A game he’s been planning for an entire decade. Now everything is perfect: One woman and one man have been selected. They used to be a couple—and they can no longer stand one another. They are the perfect victims. He doesn’t intend for the game to be easy. He wants to push them to the brink of insanity, to make his hunt real. . .

Lara and Noah have been captured and dumped into a massive wooded area. There’s only one rule in this fatal game: They will have 72 hours to find a way out before a sadistic serial killer begins his hunt . . .But what he never could have expected was the explosive passion that ignites between the two ex-lovers—one that makes them strong. Fierce. And determined to do whatever it takes to escape—and to survive.

Restrained Under His Duty (Dirty Little Secrets) by [Kennedy, Stacey]Restrained Under His Duty (Dirty Little Secrets) by Stacey Kennedy – April 4, 2017

As the chief of security for a prominent senator, Ryder Blackwood is stunned when an anonymous source sends him a compromising photo of his boss’s twenty-five-year-old daughter getting down and dirty in an underground sex club. If it gets out, the media firestorm could ruin her father. More troubling for Ryder is how arousing he finds the whole situation. He’s known Hadley Winters since she was a kid. And now she’s the woman in all his most private fantasies.

Wild behavior helps Hadley get through those painful, lonely nights, but she’s been waiting a long time for a man like Ryder to protect her from herself. Ryder is raw. He’s real. And he makes her feel safe. Now that they’ve both become pawns in a blackmailer’s dangerous game, there’s more at stake than her father’s political career. As the intimate threats tear apart a tender new love, Hadley is forced to trust Ryder with her life—and her heart.

Pillowtalk by Cassie Mae – April 4, 2017Pillowtalk by [Mae, Cassie]

Kennedy Walters used to be lucky in love—until tragedy struck. Now she’s come to the lakeside town of Lyra Valley to finally put the past behind her. But while Kennedy’s staying at a local B&B, she is shocked to find herself undeniably drawn to a sweet-talking hometown heartthrob. Kennedy isn’t sure if she’s ready to move on—and yet one look in Aaron Sheppard’s eyes makes her wish he’d make his move.

Aaron returned to Lyra Valley because he was fed up with the big city and everything he was missing: beautiful, down-to-earth girls like Kennedy. Turns out Aaron has more in common with Kennedy than he realized, and suddenly he wonders if he should give her a little space. But after a power outage strands them together, their innocent flirtation turns to intimate conversation. And over the course of a night that neither will ever forget, Aaron and Kennedy learn just how compatible they could be—if only they’d let themselves fall into each other’s arms.

Easy Magic (The Boudreaux Series Book 5) by [Proby, Kristen]Easy Magic (The Boudreaux Series Book 5) by Kristen Proby – April 4, 2017

Family. Responsibility. Stability.

As the co-CEO of Bayou Enterprises, and the eldest of the Boudreaux clan, Beau is the epitome of these. Now that his baby sister Gabby is happily settled down, Beau has moved into the company loft in the heart of the French Quarter to be closer to his office while his own home is built. He doesn’t have time for anything but the family he adores and the company that drives him. If only the bewitching owner of the herb shop downstairs from Beau’s loft wasn’t so damn tempting.

Mallory Adams is living the life. The good life. The best life for her. After years of hiding who she is, and the gifts she’s been cursed with, Mallory opened her little shop in the French Quarter, offering herbs and lotions for anything from soothing a sunburn to chasing those pesky ghosts New Orleans is known for out of a client’s home. Some call her eccentric, and some say she’s simply odd, and that’s okay with her. She is a bit odd, but in her experience, all of the best people are.

When an old pipe bursts in the loft above her store, flooding her storeroom, Mallory comes face to face with Beau Boudreaux, and she doesn’t need the clairvoyant abilities that have been passed down through generations to know that she’ll never be the same. Beau is her exact opposite; serious, straitlaced. He wears suits for Pete’s sake and probably wouldn’t know the difference between arnica and flaxseed if his life depended on it. But when he touches her, the electricity is through the roof and she’s smart enough to know that a chemistry like theirs doesn’t happen every day. Can two people so very different possibly find their way to happily ever after?

Ends Here: Road to Nowhere Book 2 by [Robinson, M.]Ends Here (Road to Nowhere #2) by M. Robinson – April 4, 2017

Ashes to ashes.
Dust to dust.
And all that fucking shit.
I had killed.
I had sacrificed.
The innocent and the corrupt. I knew blood and I knew violence.
Never imagining I could know love too.
Mia Ryder was a woman to love. To cherish. To fucking claim. Now, forever, and
every day in between.
If there was anyone I’d go to Hell and back for, it was her.
Even if it meant, going to war with…
My fucking brother.

Between a Wolf and a Hard Place (Silver Town Wolf Book 7) by [Spear, Terry]Between a Wolf and a Hard Place (Silver Town Wolf Book 7) by Terry Spear – April 4, 2017

In Silver Town, the secrets run deep…

Alpha werewolf Brett Silver has an ulterior motive when he donates a prized family heirloom to the Silver Town hotel. Ellie MacTire owns the place with her sisters, and he’s out to get her attention.

Ellie is even more special than Brett knows. She’s a wolf-shifter with a unique ability to commune with the dead. Ellie has been ostracized, so she protects herself and those she loves by revealing nothing-not even when strange and dangerous things begin to happen in Silver Town. And especially not to the devastatingly handsome and generous wolf who’s determined to win her over…

Fighting Attraction (Redemption Book 4) by [Castille, Sarah]Fighting Attraction (Redemption Book 4) Sarah Castille – April 4, 2017

My sweet, sexy Penny has a dark side. Just like me.
I will have her. And then I will lose her, and suffer a lifetime of regret.

Rampage. Everyone loves him. He is Redemption’s top heavyweight fighter and the biggest gossip in the gym. But he isn’t the teddy bear everyone thinks he is. He’s hiding a dark secret-and he hates himself for it.

Twice a week, Rampage transforms into Master Jack, a notorious dom only the most hard-core submissives will play with. How can he-a Southern gentleman, bred to respect and protect women-want to dominate them?

But Penny Worthington wants him. Beneath her pearls, kitten heels, and prim British exterior beats a tortured heart…Master Jack is the only one who can set her free.

His Dirty Little Secret by [Browning, Terri Anne]

His Dirty Little Secret by Terri Anne Browning – April 6, 2017

Secrets … dirty ones. He was mine … there was a time … Or so I thought. Instead, I was simply his dirty little secret. He couldn’t, no wouldn’t risk telling his best friend–my brother–about us. So, I kept quiet. Blinded by love and bound by my own desires, I allowed it all. I didn’t tell a single soul about my time with Sawyer, not my brother, not my closest friends. Not then, and especially not now. How can I? My best friend is his ex-wife.

The past is the past. I’m over him. I refuse to still love him. He will never own me again. I repeat the lies over and over again to myself every single day. Only, deep down, no matter how hard I try to deny it, I’ve always been his. I want more between us than a dirty little secret.

Oh, My Dragon (The I Like Big Dragons Series Book 3) by [Vale, Lani Lynn]Oh, My Dragon (The I Like Big Dragons Series #3) by Lani Lynn Vale

The reclusive Ian barely participates in life, only doing so when his powers demand that he use them or pay the consequences. It seems that there’s not a single person on this planet who doesn’t want something from him, but the pain and suffering of others is nearly unbearable at times, leaving him no choice but to act.

That is until Wink unwittingly walks into his life, completely unaware that she’s stepped straight into the dragon’s den. Wink is just trying to get home after a long day of work. Her plans for the evening do not include stumbling upon a man with blood on his hands hovering over a dead woman in her hallway.

There are three things that someone in Wink’s position should’ve done in that instance.
1. Slowly back away from the hot, bearded killer and run the other way.
2. Call the cops.
3. Not come back until the scene was safe.

Instead, she stops, takes a picture—drawing the man’s attention to her—and then takes off at the speed of a fat, blind and possibly intoxicated penguin.

Ian tries to let her go, but the moment that she runs, every single one of his predatory instincts surge to the surface and the hunt is on. Ian always catches his prey, this time is no different. What is different is that, for the first time in his life, he is consumed with the need to keep his catch.


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Wicked Sexy Liar (Wild Seasons Book 4) by [Lauren, Christina] Out of Bounds by [Blakely, Lauren] Mad Love by [Spalding, Nick] Bricking It by [Spalding, Nick] Loving the Chase (Heart Of The Storm Book 1) by [Lovelace, Sharla] The Sweetest Chase (Heart Of The Storm Book 2) by [Lovelace, Sharla] Love Me Sweet (A Bell Harbor Novel) by [Brogan, Tracy] With Every Breath: A Slow Burn Novel (Slow Burn Novels) by [Banks, Maya] The Barefoot Summer by [Brown, Carolyn] Crazy Little Thing (A Bell Harbor Novel) by [Brogan, Tracy] The Best Medicine (A Bell Harbor Novel) by [Brogan, Tracy] Hold On My Heart by [Brogan, Tracy] It Started with a Kiss (Sequoia Lake Book 1) by [Adair, Marina] Royal Games (The Royals of Monterra) by [Wilson, Sariah] Even the Score by [Ehemann, Beth] Now That It's You by [Fenske, Tawna] Sweet as Sin (Bad Habit Book 1) by [Geissinger, J.T.] Make Me Sin (Bad Habit Book 2) by [Geissinger, J.T.] Dirty Deeds (A Likely Story) by [Nuest, AJ] Enslaved by the Ocean (Criminals of the Ocean Book 1) by [Jewel, Bella] Where Darkness Lies (Criminals of the Ocean Book 2) by [Jewel, Bella] The Perfect Game: A Novel (The Game Series Book 1) by [Sterling, J.] The Game Changer: A Novel (The Game Series Book 2) by [Sterling, J.] Suddenly Lily by [Nolan, Deborah] Sweet Tea and Secrets (An Adams Grove Novel Book 1) by [Naigle, Nancy] Out of Focus (An Adams Grove Novel Book 2) by [Naigle, Nancy] Wedding Cake and Big Mistakes (An Adams Grove Novel Book 3) by [Naigle, Nancy] Pecan Pie and Deadly Lies (An Adams Grove Novel Book 4) by [Naigle, Nancy] Mint Juleps and Justice (An Adams Grove Novel Book 5) by [Naigle, Nancy]

Next Week’s Pre-Orders:

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April 10

Truly, Madly, Whiskey by [Foster, Melissa] 

April 11

Anchor Me (Stark Trilogy Book 4) by [Kenner, J.] Twist: A Dive Bar Novel by [Scott, Kylie] Blacksouls (Blackhearts) by [Castroman, Nicole] Dancing in the Rain by [Jamieson, Kelly] Given to the Sea (Given Duet) by [McGinnis, Mindy] The Horse Dancer: A Novel by [Moyes, Jojo]

April 12

Rocked Up by [Halle, Karina, Mackenzie, Scott]

44 responses to “Latest Book News – New Releases, Sales/Bargains, Pre-Orders (April 5, 2017)

  1. Drangonfly

    I was never able to read BDB!! Could never pass the names! HAHA! Restrained Under His Duty and End Here DO SOUND YUMMY! 🙂 Thanks for sharing this list 🙂

  2. We had some fabulous releases this week right?? Sarah Castille’s book was pretty wonderful!! I am curious about Bella Jewels, since she writes great CR. I can’t wait for the Chosen, and even though I sometimes have struggled with her more recent books, I love the world Ward has created.

    • We did. Yay, lucky for us. I have so many books on my TBR that I can’t wait to start. I’m gonna check Sarah Castille’s book out. Yep, it sounds great. I haven’t read Ward’s recent books but I can’t wait to start the Chosen. 😁❤️

    • I’m glad that you enjoyed it, Heidi. 😁
      I’ve heard good things about Twist. Lots of reviewers seem to like it. I haven’t been convinced to buy it because her books has been a miss or hit at times.

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