Latest Book News – New Releases, Sales/Bargains, Pre-Orders (April 11, 2017)

Posted April 11, 2017 by Geybie's Book Blog in Latest News / 39 Comments

New Releases:

Truly, Madly, Whiskey by [Foster, Melissa]Truly, Madly, Whiskey by Melissa Foster – April 10, 2017

In TRULY, MADLY, WHISKEY…
Eight months is a long damn time to have the hots for a woman who keeps a guy at arm’s length. But Crystal Moon is no ordinary woman. She’s a sinfully sexy, sass-mouthed badass, and the subject of Bear Whiskey’s midnight fantasies. She’s also one of his closest friends.

Just when Crystal thinks she has her life under control, scorching-hot, possessive, aggressive, and fiercely loyal Bear pushes all her sexual buttons, relentless in his pursuit to make her his.

The more Bear pushes, the hotter their passion burns, unearthing memories for Crystal that are best kept buried. But there’s no stopping the collision of her past and present, catapulting the two lovers down an emotionally charged road that has them questioning all they thought they knew.

Mister Moneybags by Vi Keeland & Penelope Ward – April 10, 2017

I met Bianca in an elevator. She was on her way to interview me when we got stuck. The beautiful raven-haired reporter assumed I was a delivery guy because of the way I was dressed. She had no clue I was really Dex Truitt, the wealthy, successful businessman she’d dubbed “Mister Moneybags”―her afternoon appointment.

Bianca told me how much she hated Dex’s type―snobby, over educated, silver-spooned men who didn’t appreciate the simple things in life. So, after the elevator finally started moving again, I cancelled the interview and let her believe I was someone I wasn’t―a bike messenger named Jay. I loved the way she looked at the fake me and didn’t want it to end.

I began dating her as “Jay”―all the while letting her interview the real me over email. I didn’t expect that our chemistry online would be just as hot. I didn’t expect the mess I’d gotten myself into. I didn’t expect that Jay and Dex would fall in love with her.

And she was falling for two men. Only, both men were me. And when she found out, we were both going to lose her. Nothing could have prepared me for that day. And I certainly wasn’t prepared for what came after. All good things must come to an end, right? Except our ending was one I didn’t see coming.

Anchor Me (Stark Trilogy Book 4) by [Kenner, J.]

Anchor Me (Stark Trilogy #4) by J. Kenner – April 11, 2017

It’s a new chapter in the life of Nikki and Damien Stark …

Though shadows still haunt us, and ghosts from our past continue to threaten our happiness, my life with Damien is nothing short of perfection. He is my heart and my soul. My past and my future. He is the man who holds me together, and his love fuels my days and enchants my nights.

But when tragedy and challenge from both inside and outside the sanctity of our marriage begin to chip away at our happiness, I am forced to realize that even a perfect life can begin to crack. And if Damien and I are going to win this new battle, it will take all of our strength and love.

Twist: A Dive Bar Novel by [Scott, Kylie]Twist by Kylie Scott – April 11, 2017

When his younger brother loses interest in online dating, hot bearded bartender Joe Collins only intends to log into his account and shut it down. Until he reads about her.

Alex Parks is funny, fascinating, and pretty much everything he’s been looking for in a woman—except that she lives across the country. Soon they’re emailing up a storm and telling each other their deepest, darkest secrets…except the one that really matters.

When Alex pays Joe a surprise visit, however, they both discover that when it comes to love, it’s always better with a twist.

Blacksouls (Blackhearts) by [Castroman, Nicole]Blacksouls by Nicole Castroman – April 11, 2017

Nicole Castroman brings the dangerous pirate ports of the Caribbean to life in this vibrant sequel to Blackhearts—the reimagined origin story of history’s most infamous pirate, Blackbeard.

Edward “Teach” Drummond is setting sail to the Caribbean as first mate on the most celebrated merchant ship in the British fleet—until he rebels against his captain. Mutiny is a capital offense and Teach knows it could cost him his life, but he believes it worth the risk in order to save his crew from the attacking Spanish ships.

Sailing on the same blue waters, Anne barely avoids the Spanish attack, making it safely to Nassau. But lawless criminals, corrupt politics, and dangerous intentions fill the crowded streets of this Caribbean port. Soon, Anne discovers that the man entrusted to keep the peace is quite possibly the most treacherous of them all—and he just happens to hold Teach’s fate in his terrifying hands.

Life and death hang in the balance when Teach and Anne are given a dangerous mission. It’s a mission that will test their love, loyalty, and devotion, forcing them down a path neither one could have ever imagined.

Dancing in the Rain by [Jamieson, Kelly]Dancing In The Rain by Kelly Jamieson – April 11, 2017

Happily ever afters aren’t just for fairy tales. In this heartfelt novel, a retired athlete must become a father to the daughter he never knew—just as he discovers the power of love with a woman who reignites his passions.

Drew Sellers is drowning in broken dreams and empty beer bottles. Hockey was his world, until a bum knee reduced him from superstar to has-been. Then he learns that, thanks to a one-night-stand back in college, he’s the father of a preteen girl with major issues. Her protective aunt sees right through Drew’s BS, but “Auntie P” is no stereotypical spinster. With her slender curves, toned legs, and luscious lips, she has Drew indulging in fantasies that aren’t exactly family-friendly.

At another point in her life, Peyton Watt would have been all over a cocky alpha male who pushes all her buttons like Drew. Right now, though, she needs to focus on taking care of her niece during her sister’s health crisis, all while holding down a job and keeping her own head above water. Besides, Drew’s clearly no father of the year. He’s unemployed. He drinks too much. And he’s living in the past. But after Peyton gets a glimpse of the genuine man behind his tough-guy façade, she’s hooked—and there’s no going back.

Given to the Sea (Given Duet) by [McGinnis, Mindy]Given To The Sea by Mindy McGinnis – April 11, 2017

Kings and Queens rise and fall, loyalties collide, and romance blooms in a world where the sea is rising—and cannot be escaped.

Khosa is Given to the Sea, a girl born to be fed to the water, her flesh preventing a wave like the one that destroyed the Kingdom of Stille in days of old. But before she’s allowed to dance an uncontrollable twitching of the limbs that will carry her to the shore in a frenzy—she must produce an heir. Yet the thought of human touch sends shudders down her spine that not even the sound of the tide can match.

Vincent is third in line to inherit his throne, royalty in a kingdom where the old linger and the young inherit only boredom. When Khosa arrives without an heir he knows his father will ensure she fulfills her duty, at whatever cost. Torn between protecting the throne he will someday fill, and the girl whose fate is tied to its very existence, Vincent’s loyalty is at odds with his heart.

Dara and Donil are the last of the Indiri, a native race whose dwindling magic grows weaker as the island country fades. Animals cease to bear young, creatures of the sea take to the land, and the Pietra—fierce fighters who destroyed the Indiri a generation before—are now marching from their stony shores for the twin’s adopted homeland, Stille.

Witt leads the Pietra, their army the only family he has ever known. The stone shores harbor a secret, a growing threat that will envelop the entire land—and he will conquer every speck of soil to ensure the survival of his people. The tides are turning in Stille, where royals scheme, Pietrans march, and the rising sea calls for its Given.

The Horse Dancer: A Novel by [Moyes, Jojo]The Horse Dancer by Jojo Moyes – April 11, 2017

When Sarah’s grandfather gives her a beautiful horse named Boo—hoping that one day she’ll follow in his footsteps to join an elite French riding school, away from their gritty London neighborhood—she quietly trains in city’s parks and alleys. But then her grandfather falls ill, and Sarah must juggle horsemanship with school and hospital visits.

Natasha, a young lawyer, is reeling after her failed marriage: her professional judgment is being questioned, her new boyfriend is a let-down, and she’s forced to share her house with her charismatic ex-husband. Yet when the willful fourteen-year-old Sarah lands in her path, Natasha decides to take the girl under her wing.

But Sarah is keeping a secret—a secret that will change the lives of everyone involved forever.

Alex and Eliza: A Love Story by [de la Cruz, Melissa]Alex & Eliza by Melissa De La Cruz – April 11, 2017

1777. Albany, New York.

As battle cries of the American Revolution echo in the distance, servants flutter about preparing for one of New York society’s biggest events: the Schuylers’ grand ball. Descended from two of the oldest and most distinguished bloodlines in New York, the Schuylers are proud to be one of their fledgling country’s founding families, and even prouder still of their three daughters—Angelica, with her razor-sharp wit; Peggy, with her dazzling looks; and Eliza, whose beauty and charm rival those of both her sisters, though she’d rather be aiding the colonists’ cause than dressing up for some silly ball.

Still, Eliza can barely contain her excitement when she hears of the arrival of one Alexander Hamilton, a mysterious, rakish young colonel and General George Washington’s right-hand man. Though Alex has arrived as the bearer of bad news for the Schuylers, he can’t believe his luck—as an orphan, and a bastard one at that—to be in such esteemed company. And when Alex and Eliza meet that fateful night, so begins an epic love story that would forever change the course of American history.

The Night the Lights Went Out by [White, Karen]The Night The Lights Went Out by Karen White – April 11, 2017

Recently divorced, Merilee Talbot Dunlap moves with her two children to the Atlanta suburb of Sweet Apple, Georgia. It’s not her first time starting over, but her efforts at a new beginning aren’t helped by an anonymous local blog that dishes about the scandalous events that caused her marriage to fail.

Merilee finds some measure of peace in the cottage she is renting from town matriarch Sugar Prescott. Though stubborn and irascible, Sugar sees something of herself in Merilee—something that allows her to open up about her own colorful past.

Sugar’s stories give Merilee a different perspective on the town and its wealthy school moms in their tennis whites and shiny SUVs, and even on her new friendship with Heather Blackford. Merilee is charmed by the glamorous young mother’s seemingly perfect life and finds herself drawn into Heather’s world.

In a town like Sweet Apple, where sins and secrets are as likely to be found behind the walls of gated mansions as in the dark woods surrounding Merilee’s house, appearance is everything. But just how dangerous that deception can be will shock all three women….

Razr by Larissa Ione – April 11, 2017Razr: A Demonica Underworld Novella by [Ione, Larissa]

A fallen angel with a secret.

An otherworldly elf with an insatiable hunger she doesn’t understand.

An enchanted gem.

Meet mortal enemies Razr and Jedda…and the priceless diamond that threatens to destroy them both even as it bonds them together with sizzling passion.

Welcome back to the Demonica Underworld, where enemies find love…if they’re strong enough to survive.

More Than Want You (More Than Words Book 1) by [Black, Shayla]More Than Want You by Shayla Black – April 11, 2017

I’m Maxon Reed–real estate mogul, shark, asshole. If a deal isn’t high profile and big money, I pass. Now that I’ve found the property of a lifetime, I’m jumping. But one tenacious bastard stands between me and success–my brother. I’ll need one hell of a devious ploy to distract cynical Griff. Then fate drops a luscious redhead in my lap who’s just his type.

Sassy college senior Keeley Kent accepts my challenge to learn how to become Griff’s perfect girlfriend. But somewhere between the makeover and the witty conversation, I’m having trouble resisting her. The quirky dreamer is everything I usually don’t tolerate. But she’s beyond charming. I more than want her; I’m desperate to own her. I’m not even sure how drastic I’m willing to get to make her mine–but I’m about to find out.

White Sand, Blue Sea: A St. Barts Love Story by [Hughes, Anita]White Sand, Blue Sea by Anita Hughes – April 11, 2017

Olivia Miller is standing on the porch of her mother and stepfather’s plantation style villa in St. Barts. They have been coming here every April for years but she is always thrilled to see the horseshoe shaped bay of Gustavia and white sand of Gouverneur’s Beach. This trip should be particularly exciting because she is celebrating her twenty-fifth birthday and hoping that Finn, her boyfriend of four years, will propose.

The only person who won’t be here is her father, Sebastian, whom she hasn’t seen in twenty years. He’s a well-known artist and crisscrosses the globe, painting and living in exotic locations like Kenya and China. When Sebastian unexpectedly walks through the door and floats back into Olivia’s life like a piece of bad driftwood she never knew she wanted, she starts to wonder if her world is too narrow. She questions the dreams and the relationship she’s always thought she wanted. But there seems to be more to the story than an innocent fatherly visit, and Olivia must decide if love is more important than truth.

The Gravity of Us by [Cherry, Brittainy]The Gravity of Us by Brittany Cherry – April 13, 2017

Graham Russell and I weren’t made for one another. I was driven by emotion; he was apathetic. I dreamed while he lived in nightmares. I cried when he had no tears to shed. Despite his frozen heart and my readiness to run, we sometimes shared seconds. Seconds when our eyes locked and we saw each other’s secrets. Seconds when his lips tasted my fears, and I breathed in his pains. Seconds when we both imagined what it would be like to love one another. Those seconds left us floating, but when reality knocked us sideways, gravity forced us to descend.

Graham Russell wasn’t a man who knew how to love, and I wasn’t a woman who knew how to either. Yet if I had the chance to fall again, I’d fall with him forever. Even if we were destined to crash against solid ground.

Tell Me No Secrets by [Stacey, Lynda]Tell Me No Secrets by Lynda Stacey – April 9, 2017

Can a secret be worse than a lie?
Every time Kate Duggan looks in a mirror she is confronted by her guilt; a long, red scar reminding her that she was ‘the one to walk away’ from the car accident. Not everyone was so lucky …
On the surface her fiancé Rob is supportive – but the reality is different. He’s controlling, manipulative and, if the phone call Kate overhears is anything to go by, he has a secret. But just how dangerous is that secret?
When Kate begins work at a firm of private investigators, she meets Ben Parker. His strong and silent persona is intriguing but it’s also a cover – because something devastating happened to Ben, something he can’t get over.
As Kate and Ben begin their first assignment, they become close. But, what they don’t realise is how close to home the investigation will bring them, or who will be hurt in the process.

Sales/Bargains:

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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:

April 17

   

April 18

      Walk of Shame (Love Unexpectedly) by [Layne, Lauren] The Thing About Love by [James, Julie]

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39 responses to “Latest Book News – New Releases, Sales/Bargains, Pre-Orders (April 11, 2017)

  1. Oh my, what a list of very interesting titles . . . There are a few authors I’ve been meaning to try for ages, others are totally new to me, but I’ll be sure to check their books 🙂
    Thanks for sharing!

  2. Lots of good stuff published this week! You missed one – Duels & Dececption by Cindy Anstey. AMAZING novel, definitely an end-of-the-year favorite. I also read Blacksouls and Given to the Sea – I didn’t like them as much as I liked Duels & Deception, but they were worth the read. 😀 Great post, Geybie!

    Have a wonderful day. =)

    Alyssa @ The Eater of Books!

  3. Drangonfly

    The Night The Lights Went Out is EVERYWHERE and everyone seems to love it! I think that one maybe a MUST. And I’m a sucker for fallen angels stories so I guess I’ll check the A Demonica Underworld Novella as well. Oh boy who can resist The Gravity of Us?? The Cover!!! OH LORD

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