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Countdown: Kept by the Viking by Gina Conkle

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on May 12, 2018
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Countdown: Kept by the Viking by Gina Conkle

Harlequin   Amazon   B&N Kobo   iBooks   GooglePlay   Want to catch up on the last installment? Click here. Chapter Two   A split-second given to a woman could change a man. That was the problem with the fair sex. They were thieves, stealing a man’s focus. He shouldn’t let the black-haired maid get in his head, but she did. What happened next in the Saxon’s yard came fast as a single breath of air. A bearish yell...

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Countdown: Kept by the Viking by Gina Conkle

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on May 11, 2018
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Countdown: Kept by the Viking by Gina Conkle

Chapter One cont’d. Want to catch up on the first installment? Click here Harlequin   Amazon   B&N Kobo   iBooks   GooglePlay CarinaPress She sat tall. “I am his seeress. Your taking me will be a great slight to him.” “I prefer the ermine. Travels easy. Doesn’t talk.” Plush lips flattened. The maid was used to men choosing her. Aside from her daring, something else bothered him. A thrall might beg, coax, or negotiate,...

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Countdown: Kept by the Viking by Gina Conkle

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on May 10, 2018
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Countdown: Kept by the Viking by Gina Conkle

    Harlequin   Amazon   B&N Kobo   iBooks   GooglePlay CarinaPress   Chapter One AD 930, A Saxon outpost on the northern border of Nor’man land   Smiling grimly at the darkness, Rurik tucked a bone-handled blade in his boot. Norns had spun his life with stingy threads, but his days of hardship were over. Rouen’s overlord, Will Longsword, promised to make him a landsman, a plum prize for a low-born...

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Tale of the Scone by Guest Author Virginia Heath

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on May 3, 2018
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Tale of the Scone by Guest Author Virginia Heath

Please welcome guest author Virginia Heath for another History Thursday post on food. She’ll parse out all things scone-ish (she’s a Brit, so she knows what she’s talking about). Of course, she writes historical romance. We’ll get to her book, but first…a few words from Virginia Heath on scrumptious scones.     Morning all from a very grey London! Let’s talk scones… or scons as some people...

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It’s here! My BIG Spring Giveaway of 20 print romance novels

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on April 20, 2018
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It’s here! My BIG Spring Giveaway of 20 print romance novels

Happy Spring!   I laugh as I type this because it snowed yesterday—a light snow that melted—but still snow.  But, that won’t stop me from celebrating my annual print book giveaway. This year it’ll be double the fun: I’m hosting 2 giveaways. The first features 20 romance novels (see the picture of the books below with titles and authors). This also kicks off the count down to the release of Kept by the Viking.  Look...

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Guest Post: Marrying Up by Sonja Rouillard (part 2)

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on April 19, 2018
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Guest Post: Marrying Up by Sonja Rouillard (part 2)

  American Royalty — 5 Americans Who’ve Married Up      ~ first in a multi-part America’s Princess series   by Sonja Rouillard, author of the Romance Readers Guide to Historic London   Continuing last week’s fun look at true marrying up romance tales…   A recent royaling-up is Her Royal Highness Princess Sarah Zeid, formerly Sarah Butler of Texas. While not poor, neither was she uber-rich as are most...

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Guest Post: Marrying Up by Sonja Rouillard

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on April 12, 2018
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Guest Post: Marrying Up by Sonja Rouillard

  American Royalty — 5 Americans Who’ve Married Up      ~ first in a multi-part America’s Princess series   by Sonja Rouillard, author of the Romance Readers Guide to Historic London   I love historical romances and my favorites are about commoners “marrying up.” Even better, if they feature an upstart American. So, you can guess that I’m over the freakin’ moon about the upcoming royal wedding between Prince...

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Celebrating Spring with a Free Ebook

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on March 27, 2018
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Celebrating Spring with a Free Ebook

  Happy Spring! My publisher is celebrating by offering one of my books for FREE!     If you haven’t read the 4th installment of the Midnight Meetings series, now’s your chance to get it free of charge. A pretty nice deal. So this post will be short and sweet. Enjoy Jonas and Livvy’s love story.   Grab your copy of Meet a Rogue at...

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Guess which books are on sale for 99 cents? These two!

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on March 20, 2018
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Guess which books are on sale for 99 cents? These two!

  It’s springtime and that means it’s time to celebrate with a Viking romance sale.    Norse Jewel – Wolf-eyed Hakan wants a quiet farmer’s life. The warrior buys a Frankish thrall to keep his longhouse and clever Helena thaws his icy heart. Old loyalties demand Hakan take up his sword…but will it be at the cost of true love? Amazon     B&N To Find a Viking Treasure – The adventure...

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Exciting News!

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on March 16, 2018
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Exciting News!

To Steal a Viking Bride   2018 New England Readers’ Choice Finalist Romance Short Story Category       A dark-eyed warrior grabs Eira at her betrothal feast, and a shocking secret is revealed. The shield maiden must decide—marry the powerful Viking, Steinar, or claim a second chance at love with Gunnar, the low-born, raven-haired Viking from her past.                                              ...

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