Category: Excerpts

TOMMASO by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff: Release Spotlight

TOMMASO by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff: Release Spotlight

Posted May 24, 2016 in Book Blitzes, Excerpts, Giveaway / / 0 Comments

SOMETIMES, HOT MEN CAN BE REAL MONSTERS… Tommaso Fierro is used to the finer things in life—nice suits, nice car, nice house. Okay, his past isn’t so nice, but that’s in the past. Or at least it was until he blacked out after meeting the woman of his dreams. Annnd possibly capturing her. Annnd possibly terrorizing her before she got away. Annnd discovering that he’s turning into a horrible creature he loathes with all his heart. Luckily, there’s a cure. […]

MISSED CONNECTIONS by Tamara Mataya: Spotlight ~ Excerpt & Giveaway

MISSED CONNECTIONS by Tamara Mataya: Spotlight ~ Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted May 24, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts, Giveaway / / 2 Comments

Missed Connection: I saw you standing there, and I was struck by your eyes. Gorgeous, but not as gorgeous as your smile.   Thanks to her job at a crazy New Age spa, what should have been a sizzling NYC summer is being hijacked by demanding hippie bosses. To unwind, Sarah spends her nights cruising Missed Connections, dreaming of finding an uber-romantic entry all about her. Of course, the moment she finds that Missed Connection, real life comes crashing down […]

BODYCHECKING by Jami Davenport: Excerpt & Giveaway

BODYCHECKING by Jami Davenport: Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted May 24, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts, Giveaway / / 1 Comment

As the wild child of the family, Bellani Maxwell isn’t interested in settling down. Between a fledgling party crashing business, teaching self-defense at a martial arts studio, and hitting the bar every night, she has her hands full. She doesn’t need the added responsibility or commitment of a relationship.   Hockey star Cedric Pederson has all the puck bunnies he could ever want, but a chance encounter eighteen months ago leaves him with eyes only for the gorgeous, free-spirited Bella. […]

THE INSPIRATION FOR MY CHARACTERS by Amanda Carlson

THE INSPIRATION FOR MY CHARACTERS by Amanda Carlson

Posted May 23, 2016 in Excerpts, Giveaway / / 0 Comments

I’m excited to welcome science fiction and fantasy author Amanda Carlson, to The Sassy Bookster as she shares her inspiration for her characters. Her newest book, Struck, book 1 in the Phoebe Meadows series releases on May 24th, 2016 and she has graciously given us a sneak peek of the first chapter below. She is also offering one lucky reader a digital copy, so be sure to leave a comment on this post about who your favorite book characters and series are by […]

THE WEDDING WAGER by Barbara DeLeo: Excerpt & Giveaway

THE WEDDING WAGER by Barbara DeLeo: Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted May 20, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts, Giveaway / / 0 Comments

Nick Katsalos has a foolproof plan to save his parents’ floundering wedding venue. The last thing he expects is for Erin O’Malley, the captivating daughter of his parents’ biggest rival, to waltz in and charm the client who could finally get the family business back on track. Nick would be furious–if only he could stop thinking about her. When Erin and Nick enter into a wager to determine who will win the contract she prepares for the worst…and is surprised by […]

BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND DAWN by Cheryl Yeko: Release Spotlight

BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND DAWN by Cheryl Yeko: Release Spotlight

Posted May 19, 2016 in Book Blitzes, Excerpts, Giveaway / / 0 Comments

  Kyle Wade has spent over half his life seeking justice for his mother’s brutal murder at the hands of the serial killer known as C.H.K. His efforts lead him to Nicole Chambers, a woman he quickly develops strong feelings for.     Now he’s torn between keeping Nicole safe, or using her as bait to capture the monster stalking her.   Find it: Amazon | Goodreads         Excerpt Nicole paced nervously, waiting for Kyle to return. She’d thrown […]

TOWARD THE SOUND OF CHAOS by Carmen Jenner: Release Spotlight

TOWARD THE SOUND OF CHAOS by Carmen Jenner: Release Spotlight

Posted May 18, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts, Giveaway / / 0 Comments

Jake Tucker is broken. At twenty-two, he went into the Marine Corps a naïve, troubled youth. Nine years and four tours later, Jake finds himself back on US soil, though his mind remains firmly planted in the sands of Afghanistan with the men he left behind.   Wounded, chewed up and spat out by war, Jake has only his dog, Nuke, PTSD, and survivor’s guilt to keep him company. He’s lived every day for nine years wondering when it will […]

THE CHANGE UP by Elley Arden: Release Spotlight

THE CHANGE UP by Elley Arden: Release Spotlight

Posted May 18, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts, Giveaway / / 0 Comments

Commercial real estate mogul Rachel Reed is the one person her father can depend on, so when he walks into her Philadelphia office two weeks shy of her fortieth birthday to drop a personal and professional bomb, she rises to the occasion. She will help get his independent professional baseball team up and running before the inaugural season, and then … she will sell the team to recoup his substantial investment. It’s a tall order, but Rachel knows one thing […]

FAN THE FLAMES by Katie Ruggle: Spotlight ~ Review, Excerpt & Giveaway

FAN THE FLAMES by Katie Ruggle: Spotlight ~ Review, Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted May 17, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts, Giveaway, Reviews / / 0 Comments

In the remote Rocky Mountains, lives depend on the Search & Rescue brotherhood. But in a place this far off the map, trust is hard to come by and secrets can be murder… As a Motorcycle Club member and firefighter, Ian Walsh is used to riding the line between the good guys and the bad. He may owe the Club his life, but his heart rests with his fire station brothers…and with the girl he’s loved since they were kids, […]

GOOD GIRL by Lauren Layne: Excerpt & Giveaway

GOOD GIRL by Lauren Layne: Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted May 17, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts, Giveaway / / 1 Comment

In this steamy novel from the USA Today bestselling author of Blurred Lines, country music’s favorite good girl hides away from the world—and finds herself bunking with a guy who makes her want to be a little bad. Jenny Dawson moved to Nashville to write music, not get famous. But when her latest record goes double platinum, Jenny’s suddenly one of the town’s biggest stars—and the center of a tabloid scandal connecting her with a pop star she’s barely even met. With paparazzi tracking […]

DIRTY LITTLE RENDEZVOUS by Emma Hart: Excerpt

DIRTY LITTLE RENDEZVOUS by Emma Hart: Excerpt

Posted May 12, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts / / 0 Comments

Sometimes the past becomes the present… And he’s hot, cocky, and British. Leila Burke expected a lot of things when she joined her brothers on tour in Europe. He wasn’t one of them. Jase Masters had no idea what to expect when he agreed to support Dirty B. on tour. She definitely wasn’t it. It’s been eighteen months. He remembers that night a little too well. She insists she has no idea who he is. He’s rugged and determined. She’s […]

HIS UNDERCOVER PRINCESS by Avery Flynn: Excerpt Spotlight

HIS UNDERCOVER PRINCESS by Avery Flynn: Excerpt Spotlight

Posted May 12, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts / / 0 Comments

Stylist Elle Olsen lives in fear of someone discovering her secret identity as Princess Eloise. But the men who killed her entire family in a bloody coup have done just that and now they’re coming for her. All Elle wants is to disappear into anonymity again, but the panty-melting billionaire who kidnaps her isn’t about to let that happen.   On the society pages, smoking hot financier Dominick Rasmussen is one of the world’s most eligible bachelors, but there’s more […]

SEDUCING THE FIREMAN by Jennifer Bonds: Review, Excerpt & Giveaway

SEDUCING THE FIREMAN by Jennifer Bonds: Review, Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted May 11, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts, Giveaway, Reviews / / 0 Comments

Firefighter Jackson Hart is back in Brooklyn and on the hunt for the girl who’s kept him burning for ten long years. The girl he left, in a total prick move, without saying goodbye. Now he’s determined to make it right, to hell with her three-date rule.  But Becca’s not ready to forgive and forget. In fact, she seems determined to stoke his fire every chance she gets. She wants to avoid sexy distractions like him? Fine. Because what she […]

ONE NIGHT WITH THE CEO by Mia Sosa: Excerpt & Giveaway

ONE NIGHT WITH THE CEO by Mia Sosa: Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted May 11, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts, Giveaway / / 1 Comment

After some disappointing dates, Karen Ramirez has concluded that great sex is for other people. Especially since medical school won’t leave her much time for romance anyway. Then she runs into tall, dark, charming, and ridiculously wealthy Mark Lansing—and quickly reconsiders celibacy. Adding to temptation? Mark will be the best man at her sister’s wedding and the nuptial destination is sultry Puerto Rico. Now this trip might just be sensory overload—or the perfect chance for Karen to find the groove […]

SLEEPING WITH THE OPPOSITION by J.K. Coi: Excerpt Spotlight

SLEEPING WITH THE OPPOSITION by J.K. Coi: Excerpt Spotlight

Posted May 11, 2016 in Book Tour, Excerpts / / 0 Comments

Leo Markham has everything a man could want. Money. Power. Respect. But there’s only one thing he needs—Bria. The trouble is, she’s determined to move on, despite the breathtaking passion still between them. Sure, he’s made mistakes, but he’ll make her forgive him. He has to. Shocked to find herself facing her devastatingly gorgeous ex as opposing counsel in the courtroom, Bria knows she can’t let Leo hurt her again. He’s the only man she’ll ever love, but he wasn’t there […]