TAKING FIRE by Lindsay McKenna: Guest Post

TAKING FIRE by Lindsay McKenna: Guest Post

Posted February 3, 2015 in Extras, Giveaway / / 3 Comments

I am honored to welcome award-winning author, Lindsay McKenna to my blog as she talks about the outfits of female United States Marine Corps in TAKING FIRE. Enjoy this rare look behind the scenes!   Although Sergeant Khat Shinwari is not on the cover of Taking Fire, what she wears is important.  She would be wearing desert colored Marine Corps cammies and a blouse of the same color and design.  She would use the Marine “woodland” design uniform because she was […]

TOO HOT TO HANDLE by Katie Rose: Excerpt & ARC Review

TOO HOT TO HANDLE by Katie Rose: Excerpt & ARC Review

Posted February 2, 2015 in Reviews / / 2 Comments

Katie Rose’s Boys of Summer series returns for a delicious double-header—with the story of total opposites who are drawn to each other like moths to a flame.  Nikki Case is no fan of baseball. Her ex gambled away a fortune on the sport, and now her PR firm has tasked her with cleaning up the league’s most notorious bad boys. The New Jersey Sonics are known for wild womanizing and booze-fueled brawls, so Nikki expects the worst. Her first stop […]

BEYOND LIMITS by Laura Griffin: Interview, Excerpt & Giveaway

BEYOND LIMITS by Laura Griffin: Interview, Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted February 2, 2015 in Excerpts, Giveaway / / 2 Comments

It is my absolute pleasure to welcome New York Times and USA Today bestselling author LAURA GRIFFIN to my blog! Laura, thank you for stopping by The Sassy Bookster to chat today about your new release in the Tracers Series, BEYOND LIMITS.   For new readers, what is the Tracers Series about?  The Tracers are an elite group of forensic experts who help investigators solve their very toughest cases. The Tracers include all sorts of talented people: Mia the DNA expert, Ben […]

BORN IN BLOOD by Alexandra Ivy: Review

BORN IN BLOOD by Alexandra Ivy: Review

Posted January 30, 2015 in Reviews / / 2 Comments

      In a stunning new series, Alexandra Ivy lures readers into the dark, seductive world of the Sentinels–humans outcast by their hidden abilities, treading the line between life and death, good and evil, pleasure and pain. . . In The Heart Of Darkness Sergeant Duncan O’Conner has seen it all before. Beautiful erotic dancer, murdered at home, no suspect, no motive. But there’s one clue: she’s missing her heart. It’s enough to make the hard-bitten Kansas City cop […]

VARIOUS STATES OF UNDRESS: GEORGIA by Laura Simcox – ARC Review

VARIOUS STATES OF UNDRESS: GEORGIA by Laura Simcox – ARC Review

Posted January 29, 2015 in Excerpts, Giveaway, Reviews / / 4 Comments

Laura Simcox concludes her fun, flirty Various States of Undress series featuring three presidential daughters with the tale of love at the ballgame.  Brett Knox, star catcher of the Memphis Redbirds, a Triple-A farm team for the St. Louis Cardinals, just got bumped back down to the minors. Brett’s main goal in life is to get back into the big leagues-on his own terms, which means no distractions. Certainly not in the form of a sexy brunette who won’t take […]

HER HIGHLAND FLING by Jennifer McQuiston: Excerpt & Giveaway

HER HIGHLAND FLING by Jennifer McQuiston: Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted January 28, 2015 in Book Blitzes, Excerpts / / 2 Comments

  William MacKenzie has always been protective of his Scottish village. When Moraig’s economy falters, he has the perfect solution to lure wealthy Londoners to this tiny hamlet: resurrect the ancient Highland Games! But for this to work, William knows he needs a reporter to showcase the town in just the right light.  A female journalist might be a tolerated oddity in Brighton, but newly minted reporter Penelope Tolbertson is discovering that finding respect in London is a far more […]

DREAMING OF LOVE by Melissa Foster: ARC Review

DREAMING OF LOVE by Melissa Foster: ARC Review

Posted January 27, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 2 Comments

  Emily Braden is a leader in architectural preservation, a pillar in her small hometown, and successful in everything she does—with the exception of finding true love. She’s watched several of her brothers fall in love, and she needs this trip to Tuscany to get away from it all and to stop focusing on what she doesn’t have.  Dae Bray doesn’t do flings, and he never stays in one place for very long. As a demolitionist, he goes where jobs […]

SWEET SURPRISE by Candis Terry: ARC Review & Giveaway

SWEET SURPRISE by Candis Terry: ARC Review & Giveaway

Posted January 27, 2015 in Giveaway, Reviews / / 2 Comments

Playing naughty or nice . . . Fiona Wilder knows all about falling in lust. Love? That’s another story. Determined not to repeat past mistakes, the single mom and cupcake shop owner is focused on walking the straight and narrow. But trouble has a way of finding her. And this time it comes in the form of a smoking hot firefighter who knows all the delicious ways to ignite her bad-girl fuse. Can lead to heartbreak . . .  Firefighter […]

JUST LET ME LOVE YOU by S.R. Grey: Book Blitz & Giveaway

JUST LET ME LOVE YOU by S.R. Grey: Book Blitz & Giveaway

Posted January 26, 2015 in Book Blitzes, Giveaway / / 0 Comments

I touch his lips, mouthing the word, “Soft.” He smiles. I laugh. Lowering my hand, I grasp his solid bicep. “Hard,” I nod and raise my eyebrows. “Actually very hard,” I add. “Impressive.” This time, Chase laughs.  But he quiets when I skim my hand across his chest and stop at his heart. “Soft” I whisper, “so very soft.” Chase grabs up my hand. “Kay…” His eyes on mine say everything he does—or cannot—say. “Go,” I tell him, turning away. […]

CONCEALED IN DEATH by J. D. Robb: Review

CONCEALED IN DEATH by J. D. Robb: Review

Posted January 25, 2015 in Reviews / / 0 Comments

The incomparable J. D. Robb presents the latest moving and suspenseful novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling Eve Dallas series. Leading the demolition of a long-empty New York building that once housed a makeshift shelter for troubled teenagers, Lieutenant Eve Dallas’s husband uncovers two skeletons wrapped in plastic. And by the time Eve’s done with the crime scene, there are twelve murders to be solved. The victims are all young girls. A tattooed tough girl who dealt in […]

THANKLESS IN DEATH by J. D. Robb: Review

THANKLESS IN DEATH by J. D. Robb: Review

Posted January 25, 2015 in Favorites, Reviews / / 0 Comments

In the latest suspense thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series, the deepest hatreds seethe within the closest relationships, and blood flows faster than water… Lieutenant Eve Dallas has plenty to be grateful for, especially Roarke’s big Irish family, which is a joyful improvement on her own dark childhood. Other couples aren’t as lucky. The Reinholds, for example, are lying in their home stabbed and bludgeoned almost beyond recognition. Those who knew them are stunned—and heartbroken by the […]

VIBRIZZIO by Nicki Elson: Cover Reveal

VIBRIZZIO by Nicki Elson: Cover Reveal

Posted January 23, 2015 in Cover Reveals / / 0 Comments

I’m happy to share the cover for VIBRIZZIO by Nicki Elson, a romantic comedy which will be available April 21, 2015. Enjoy!   AVAILABLE  APRIL 21, 2015  Add to Goodreads Lyssa Bates doesn’t need a man. Not when the world is fully-stocked with double A batteries and a wide array of options in Amazon’s health and sexual wellness category. After yet another failed relationship, the twenty-six-year-old investment analyst is convinced that real guys aren’t ever going to live up to […]

LOVE & OTHER LIES by Madeline Ash: Excerpt & Giveaway

LOVE & OTHER LIES by Madeline Ash: Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted January 23, 2015 in Excerpts, Giveaway / / 2 Comments

Madeline Ash is a new author to me, but as soon as I read the excerpt I’m sharing with you today, I was off to Amazon to get a copy for myself! So enjoy the excerpt and don’t forget to enter the giveaway. There are tons of goodies! Small town vet Abby Benson has fled to the country to put her shameful past behind her. She’s just beginning to find her feet again when handsome stranger, Rue Thorn, arrives in town and begins […]

THE SECRETS OF SIR RICHARD KENWORTHY by Julia Quinn: Excerpt & Giveaway

THE SECRETS OF SIR RICHARD KENWORTHY by Julia Quinn: Excerpt & Giveaway

Posted January 22, 2015 in Excerpts, Giveaway / / 0 Comments

Julia Quinn is one of my favorite authors in the historical romance category and I’m excited to share an exclusive excerpt from her new book, THE SECRETS OF SIR RICHARD KENWORTHY (Smythe-Smith Quartet # 4) releasing on January 27th, 2015. The publisher, Avon is giving away one bundle of copies of the first three books in the series, so be sure to enter the giveaway for a chance to win them! Sir Richard Kenworthy has less than a month to find […]

ONE NIGHT WITH HER ROOMMATE by Noelle Adams: Blitz & Two Giveaways

ONE NIGHT WITH HER ROOMMATE by Noelle Adams: Blitz & Two Giveaways

Posted January 21, 2015 in Book Blitzes, Giveaway / / 0 Comments

Ever since her former roommates deserted her, Meg has had to share an apartment with a lazy, obnoxious ass. He won’t pick up after himself, and he refuses to get a good job. Plus, he doesn’t always wear enough clothes—which is really a problem, because he’s hot.
Maybe he’s occasionally funny. And every now and then he can be sweet. But mostly he’s just annoying. It doesn’t matter how much he’s starting to flirt with her—Meg is going to resist. She’s way too smart to fall for a guy who never takes anything seriously.
But then everything changes in only one night…