Friday Sales, New Releases, Upcoming Releases, and Giveaways – 10/16/15

It’s Friday!! Hooray! Are you ready to read? Do you have nothing but time on your hands? Well, never fear, I’ve got a collection of books for you brought to you by my author friends.
So get ready to add to your TBR pile. Pssst: some of them need to jump ahead in your pile. 😉
Happy Reading!!​



1. Joy Ohagwu’s ​The New Rulebook
​Ms. Ohagwu is back on the Friday sales blog with a Freebie and an Upcoming release (scroll down to see). Her novel, ​The New Rulebook​, is free on Kindle.

Here’s a portion of the book blurb: ““My name is Ruby. I’ve been framed for murder by The New Rulebook. Though I’ve never heard of or seen it, its masterminds hotly pursue me…”
Ruby Masters just saw a woman die. And discovered The New Rulebook—something she knows nothing about. But it knows everything about her—enough to frame her for murder. Ruby calls on the one person she trusts, her best friend, Robert Towers. Robert will find a way out. He always has. But she didn’t count on him falling in love with her—and turning Christian.”

You can find Ms. Ohagwu at her Website, Facebook, and Email.​


2. Jo Huddleston’s ​Amen and Good Morning, God
Ms. Huddleston has a book of morning prayers for Free on Kindle and Nook.

Here’s the description: “”God is our able guide. He awaits our invitation to walk with us daily,” reads the introduction to this volume of 120 morning prayers. The prayers deal with down-to-earth concerns such as forgiveness, sorrow, faithfulness and stress. These morning prayers can encourage you to release the concerns of the day into God’s loving care.”

You can find Ms. Huddleston at her Website, Facebook, and Goodreads.



1. Dawn V. Cahill’s When Lyric Met Limerick
​Ms. Cahill is back on the list. ​When Lyric Met Limerick​ is on sale for 99c on Kindle.

Here’s the blurb: “It’s the 1980s. The decade that launched the grunge movement. The era when weird became cool. Howard aspires to be the next Bruce Springsteen, and doesn’t mind bending a few rules to get there. Then he meets “Luna Tunes,” who sells limericks for a living. Sure, she’s cute, but who does that? And why is she with that goon Brian?
Before Howard can even get her number, disaster strikes. Not once, but twice. Now how is he ever gonna win the girl of his dreams?
When Lyric met Limerick is a light-hearted, fun romance that will make you smile.”

You can find Ms. Cahill at her Website, Facebook, and Goodreads.​

New Releases


1. Ronie Kendig’s Embers
​It’s RELEASE day!!
Ms. Kendig’s first speculative novel, Embers, is available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble.​

Here’s a portion from the blurb: “HE’S COMING FOR THEM. AND THE KINGDOM.
Haegan and Kaelyria Celahar are royal heirs of the Nine Kingdoms, but Haegan is physically crippled. What chance does he have against Poired Dyrth, the greatest enemy the kingdom has ever faced, who wields fire with a power none can match?”

You can follow Ms. Kendig’s career by visiting her Website, Facebook, Goodreads, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagram.


2. ​Warm Mulled Kisses
​Brought to you by Lisa Crane, Lena Nelson Dooley, Jackie Castle, J. A. Marx, Sydnie Shreffler, Marilyn Eudaly, Patricia PacJac Carroll, Kathy Wall, Marji Laine, Anne Greene, and Karen Jurgens. ​Warm Mulled Kisses is a collection of 10 novellas.  This new release is available on Kindle for 99c.

Here are the blurbs:
Reindeer Games – by multi-published author Lisa Crane
Luke Anderson is only at the mall as a favor to his sister and her two children. A modern-day Cinderella storywith a twist of mistletoe, Reindeer Games will have you laughing and sighing.

No Thank You – by multi-published author Lena Nelson Dooley
Social Director Scarlett McKaye loves planning things down to the last detail. But what she didn’t count on was having to spurn the bold advances of a reckless suitor. How far will daredevil Derrick Greene have to go to cancel Scarlett’s reservations?

A Riveting Christmas – by multi-published author Jackie Castle
In 1945, Charles Madison returned home from WWII full of hope and a fistful of sweet-scented letters from his childhood friend and girl of his dreams. Emma Rose Carter fought her own war while the men were away. Will she find her heart’s desire in her ol’ pal Chuck or in the ambitious factory boss who promises to sweep her off her feet?

Christmas Apples – by multi-published author J. A. Marx, and debut author Sydnie Shreffler
Bailey Chapman’s son asks for only one gift for Christmas—a daddy. Mason Tolman, marine-turned-bored banker, hasn’t forgiven himself for the accident that almost killed his high school sweetheart. As they disassemble the estate room by room, they discover treasures that will change the future of the entire town. But can those treasures merge their mismatched paths into one?

Santability – by debut author Marilyn Eudaly
Radio Personality Trudy Moore needs the Santability promotion she designed to impress the new owners of K-FOLK radio. Gunnar Stone is the corporate vice president with power to cancel Jim and Trudy’s morning drive-time show. Trudy sees Gunnar as a grinch stealing the joy out of the Christmas season. Her career and future blurred by hurtful words, Trudy is caught between condemnation and forgiveness.

Saving Christmas – by multi-published author Patricia PacJac Carroll
Priscilla Christmas Humphry stared out on the bleak street of Al Drado, Texas. It had none of the holiday look of Baltimore. Rancher Steve Matthews wasn’t really looking for a wife, but there was just something about Priscilla that drew him to her.
A fun story of twists and turns and father knows best.

The Gift Quilt – by debut author Kathy Wall
Ashley McDonald intends to bury her guilt by becoming a medical missionary. Dr. Michael Davis is ready to start a family—only there’s no woman in his life who draw his interest. Learning the truth of the gift quilt opens Ashley’s world to new possibilities, but could it also provide the answer to Michael’s dreams for a family.

No-L, No-L, No-L – by multi-published author Marji Laine
Noelle Arcoli fully expects her father to promote her to the head of Arcolli Labs when he announces his retirement. e presses her to settle down and raise a family. Donovan Arcoli has been grooming Nick Bannister for the position. In an effort to encourage her, he draws her out privately, as a friend. Yet the more time they spend together, the more his affection becomes less and less brotherly. Could he hold the answer to all of her problems?

A Groom for Christmas – by multi-published author Anne Greene
In 1851 when her father dies of cholera, Felicity Daniels is stranded at Ft. Laramie, one-third of the way to Oregon Territory. She owns two fully-loaded prairie schooners and the oxen to pull them.Ben Bonneville has problems of his own. Living for the past two months at Sal’s Boarding House, he’s attracted to Felicity. He’s committed to panning gold to pay his mother’s medical debts back East, and then becoming a circuit-riding preacher in the Gold Rush towns.

A Christmas Mosaic – by debut author Karen Jurgens
Carlie Livingston is steering into her last year of college, confident that she and Lance Holloway are headed to the altar after graduation. Her dad’s infidelity caused her parents to walk through a messy.​

Upcoming Releases


1. Joy Ohagwu’s The New Rulebook 2
​Ms. Ohagwu has a new book coming out October 24th in the suspense category. It’s available to pre-order on Kindle for 99c.

Here’s a portion of the blurb: “Welcome to Snowy Peaks. A town of 920 citizens, proud of its high elevation and wooded locale nestled in western Maryland, five miles off the Potomac River’s origin point. The brave souls, of Snowy Peaks, endure its below 50-degree average-high chilly weather purely for the love of nature. Most of its youth leave and never return. As far as anyone can tell, no outsider cared about Snowy Peaks—until Pete Zendel bought it through an online auction from prison. He seized the opportunity during an annual honorary auction held as a tradition in memory of the town’s founding fathers, a symbolic gesture never meant to be taken seriously.”

​You can find Ms. Ohagwu at her Website.



1. Jo Huddleston’s Weekly Giveaway
Author Jo Huddleston is back on the list with her weekly giveaway. She’s giving a copy of Jennifer Slattery’s novel, Intertwined, on her blog. The giveaway last from October 15-20th.

Here’s the blurb: “​​Abandoned by hubby for another woman, Tammy Kuhn, an organ procurement coordinator finds herself in an altercation with a doctor. Now she is fighting to keep her job and her sanity when one late night she encounters an old flame facing an unthinkable tragedy. Because they both find eternal purposes in every event and encounter, they soon discover their lives are intertwined but the ICU is no place for romance….or is it? This could this be where life begins again.”

You can purchase Intertwined on Amazon and find Ms. Slattery on her website.​​


2. Dawn Crandall’s The Bound Heart
Ms. Crandall is back with her 2 giveaways for a paperback version of The Bound Heart. ​The first giveaway is on Goodreads and the second is through rafflecopter, featured below.

Here’s a snippet of the blurb: “One accidental kiss from Lawry Hampton. That was all it took to throw Meredyth Summercourt’s world upside down. Determined to marry the ever-elusive Vance Everstone, she simply doesn’t have the time or desire to fall for her best friend Lawry Hampton. But with Vance out of the country, and with Lawry at her side nearly every day, teaching her what the world is like through the eyes of a little orphan girl named Wynn. Now Meredyth can’t deny that what’s holding her to Vance is nothing more than a desire to redeem herself from her past.”

​​Happy Entering!​​

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