Two “First Meets” in Romance – A Battle of the Books

Two “First Meets” in Romance – A Battle of the Books

  The “Meet Cute” ranks up there in romance with “First Kiss” and the “Big Ending.” We like them quirky, funny, poignant, or hair-on-fire-mad (like an enemies to lovers first meet). We like them in contemporary romance, paranormal romance, and most definitely in historical romance.   With my Georgian series, Midnight Meetings, I noticed something about the “First Meet” in both upcoming...

Read More

The Intriguing Appeal of a Provocative Hero by Gina Conkle

The Intriguing Appeal of a Provocative Hero by Gina Conkle

Whether they’re alpha males leading the pack or lone-wolf types, we love our bad-boys. And they come in all modes: riding motorcycles, captaining a pirate ship, or a duke at the helm of a secret society. Throw in a dash of humor, and you’ve got me. I love to read them as much as I love to write them. The irony is I’m not a funny person. So, it’s a test of skill…a serious-natured woman writing a man of quick wit. And...

Read More

“Having a case of lust at first sight?” (an excerpt from The Lord Meets His Lady)

The Lord Meets His Lady by Gina Conkle Midnight Meetings series, book 3   Where rakish Lord Bowles fixes a cottage and an impertinent housekeeper fixes his heart An excerpt:             “Having a case of lust at first sight?” Samuel asked.             “What?” Marcus dislodged himself from the parlor doorway.             Samuel frowned and checked his brothers. Alexander and Adam were bent over a chess...

Read More

A Marriage of Convenience with Inconvenient Love

Meet the Earl at Midnight Sale Alert! $1.99               Enigma Earl… The Lord Phantom… Reclusive Lord Edward’s heard them all. Still he needs an heir—quickly. On-the-shelf Lydia Montgomery suits him, but the saucy woman has plans of her own. Their agreement forged at midnight changes in the light of day. She insinuates herself in his scientific work. Lydia’s illustrations speak volumes of his...

Read More

Sale Alert! The Lady Meets Her Match ~ $1.99 (try an excerpt)

The Lady Meets Her Match Midnight Meetings, book 2 $1.99          Cyrus removed his fine blue coat, the slide of cloth on cloth an inviting sound to her benumbed senses. “You’re not warming up sufficiently.” He leaned in and wrapped his coat over her shoulders, his deep voice like an intimate connection. “Someone needs to take care of you.” She shuddered when his breath tickled her ear. His warmth and nearness was just as...

Read More