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KB Worlds Release Day: “Confined by Space” by Author E.M. Shue & “Heated” by Author Lyla Grace ~ #NewRelease #AvailableNow #ContemporaryRomance #EverydayHeroes

The latest set of books in the Everyday Heroes World are live!
Inspired by K. Bromberg’s Everyday Heroes standalones, each author wrote their own story to fit in the world. We hope you’ll fall in love with their new stories and characters while revisiting the Malone brothers from mine.
All the books releasing today are FREE in Kindle Unlimited:
Confined Space by E.M. Shue https://geni.us/ConfSpace
Heated by Lyla Grace https://geni.us/HeatedEH
Check out the books that inspired the authors! K. Bromberg’s Everyday Heroes series are FREE in Kindle Unlimited right now:
More KB Worlds books are coming your way every month. Stay up to date on all the releases here:

📝Review📝: 5 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Stars to “Cowboy Honor” Tangled Up in Texas Book Five, by Author Michelle Beattie, #PreOrderAvailble Release Date: June 10th 2021

COWBOY HONOR
Tangled Up in Texas Book Five

By: Author Michelle Beattie

Purchase: Cowboy Honor

Genre/Trope: #ContemporaryRomance #ExMilitary #SecretBaby

My Rating: 5

Cover: 5

POV: Third-person alternating perspectives

Publication: June 10th 2021

Read: May 11th 2021 *Review copy provided by Tule Publishing

Add to Goodreads TBR: Cowboy Honor

Check out the Tangled Up in Texas series on Goodreads

SYNOPSIS

This time he wants it all…

Hudson Granger’s family has been estranged since he was a boy. Sixteen years later, not much is different. Or so he thought. After an eighteen-month deployment, he arrives home to his family’s Texas ranch and is shocked by how much life has changed. His brothers are mending fences and have found love. Their father is slowly recovering from a massive heart attack. The kick to Hudson’s chest—learning he has an infant daughter.

Nurse Avery Collins never planned on telling Hudson their vacation fling had resulted in a child. He’d made it clear he wasn’t looking for anything serious, and after her dad ran out on her and her family, she didn’t want to rely on a man for anything. But when her daughter has a serious health scare, Avery’s hand is forced.

Despite their sizzling attraction, Avery is determined to keep Hudson at arm’s length, co-parenting only. But Hudson wants everything—a wife and a family. And he’s determined to get it.

MY 📝REVIEW📝: 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

Written beautifully leaving my heart light and my face smiling when it was over, this book had a good, steady pace so I barely noticed how quickly I was reading. The sad part? It was over too soon.

Cowboy Honor is the last book in this series, the latest Granger brother to find his happily-ever-after. And if any group of siblings deserved a happy ending, it was definitely the Granger brothers. This was Hudson and Avery’s story. Let me also say that Avery was desperately in need of a happy ending as well. I’m so happy they found it in each other.

This is the fifth and final book of the Tangled in Texas series. I read book one some time ago. In that book we are introduced to the dynamic of the Grangers, and it is not a good one. These siblings, thanks to their own father and his inability to deal with his wife’s terminal illness, have grown into solemn, angry men. There is a mystery revolving around the Granger patriarch that resolves at the end of book four and as a result of that deceit has Hudson dealing with finding out he is a father. A secret that was kept from him.

Since I have only read book one, and now book five, it was apparent I missed out on a lot. While Cowboy Honor can be read as a standalone, there were many references to something that happened in book four that I wish I was privy to beforehand. Having met all the Grangers in the first book, I feel like I missed out on their character developments. I was curious about them then and even more so now so needless to say, I will be back reading the other books.

This book is filled with emotions; angst, anger, frustration and betrayal being front and center. But quickly, Hudson finds himself a father and love and joy slowly shadow his other emotions. I won’t go into the specifics but I will tell you this book is about trusting and forgiveness and a love that is realistic. The main protagonists did not have an easy road. Both having issues other than their co-parenting. Avery and Hudson had their own doses of father issues that were not so easily resolved. I think I can honestly say that the romance wasn’t my favorite aspect in this particular book. I found myself invested with everything all at the same time.

This book was a pleasure to read and I definitely recommend it! While I did receive an advanced reading copy of Cowboy Honor, this is my honest and unbiased review and I thank you for taking the time to read it. 🙂

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📝Review📝: “The Cowboy” Series: The McAllisters Book Two by Author Julia Justiss is #AvailableNow My Rating: 5 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Stars, #ContemporaryRomance

The Cowboy
The McAllister Brothers Book Two

By Author Julia Justiss

Purchase: The Cowboy

Genre/Trope: #ContemporaryRomance #ExMilitaryHero #SingleMotherWidow

My Rating: 5

Cover: 5

POV: Third-person alternating perspectives

Kindle: 195 pages

Publication: May 11th 2021

Read: April 27th 2021 *Review copy provided by Tule Publishing

Add to TBR: The Cowboy

Check out the McAllister Brothers Series on Goodreads

Synopsis:

He’s not looking for anything serious…

When his older brother asks him to move back to Whiskey River to help run the family ranch, former Marine Grant McAllister feels obligated to agree. After spending two years recovering from battle injuries, coming home finally feels right. Relishing being back on the land, Grant decides to refurbish the family’s old hunting cabin as his new home. When the artisan designer he hires turns out to be a beautiful, intriguing woman, he hopes to mix business with a little pleasure.

She needs to remain uninvolved…

After the death of her Marine husband, a pregnant Abby Rogers moved to Whiskey River to be closer to her husband’s family and escape her controlling mother. Reinventing herself as a designer, she now focuses on her business and mothering her young daughter. She has no time for relationships—no matter how tempting she finds her handsome new client. But when her wealthy mother threatens to sue for custody of her daughter, Grant’s shocking offer forces her to listen to her heart.

My 📝Review📝: 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

This book was even better than the previous McAllister brother’s book; Ex-military hero and a widowed heroine with an adorable daughter. From the moment these two are on the pages together, you can feel more than just chemistry. There is a strong pull and while Grant would love nothing more than to explore that attraction, Abby isn’t looking for a relationship. Abby has enough on her plate with running her small business and raising her adorable daughter. In addition, Abby is fearful of falling in love again. As you can expect, Abby keeps Grant at a good distance and yet she can’t help getting to know him. The way he is with Abby’s young daughter is only another thing to like about Grant. Abby knows her heart is fighting a losing battle.

This book is well written with a steady flow. There are emotional moments and a bit of angst along with a slow burn romance. I didn’t mind the time it took for Grant and Abby to become a couple. The author did a great job at building the friendship first. I also loved the Texas country and secondary characters that gave me even more enjoyment. While I will admit, Grant and Abby had some emotional obstacles to get over, I appreciated the slower pace.

I absolutely love when an author not only immerses me in the story, but puts me there as well. This author painted the perfect scenes, wrote engaging monologue as well as dialogue and all around gave me a five star novel.

While I was provided an advanced reading copy of The Cowboy, this is my honest and unbiased review and I thank you for taking the time to read it. 🙂

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New Release! ~ “Embracing Today” Series: Trading Yesterday #3, by Author: Kahlen Aymes, Genre: Contemporary New Adult Romance, is #AvailableNow *Exerpt included!

Title: Embracing Today
Series: Trading Yesterday #3
Author: Kahlen Aymes
Genre: Contemporary New Adult Romance
Release Date: May 11, 2021
BLURB
Destiny Can’t Be Denied.

Some might call Bennett Brady a hero, but he was only doing his job. Fighting fires and rescuing people was dangerous, but that’s what he did and what he took pride in. He never failed to save the day, until the day he failed Marin Landry, and he failed her, huge. Her boyfriend died in a fire Ben was called to, and he was unable to save him; his unit arrived too late to make a difference. His head reasoned that there wasn’t anything anyone could have done differently; the place lit up like a Roman candle.
Marin was lucky to be alive, but the loss left her broken, and something deep inside Ben yearned to save her. He wanted to take her pain away, to know her, to get closer; but she was too damaged. She was beautiful, sure, but this was much more than mere attraction.
From the moment he laid eyes on the injured young woman in the back of that ambulance, his fate was sealed. Her soul called out to his; her tear-filled eyes and the ache in her voice said she needed him, and he was moved to the core. This would not be a casual fling and that was the last thing Ben wanted it to be.
As he peeled back the layers and discovered the ugly truth, he wondered why Marin couldn’t seem to leave her past behind and embrace the new and better life he so desperately wanted to give her. A terrible tragedy may have thrown them together, but Ben is unable to walk away from Marin; even when she begs him to.
Whatever it takes, he won’t rest until convinces her she belongs in his arms. Forever.

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EXCERPT
“I want you more than any woman I’ve ever seen, but more than that… I want to take care of you.” The words dragged out of him. “When I walked into that hallway and saw you with Apollo, I saw red. I didn’t even know if it was him for sure, and it didn’t matter. I wanted to fucking kill him. I know it’s too soon to expect that you’d—”

The sound of his voice was like magic and I felt myself giving in, my body was craving his and my heart began to race. It wasn’t as if I hadn’t wanted him, too. It wasn’t as if I didn’t lie in bed at night fantasizing about him. I knew he was too weak to make love, but maybe…
“Ben,” I sighed, my chin lifting in silent beckoning for him to put me out of my misery and kiss me. Somehow, I ended up in his arms and my hands rested against the sides of his waist. The bandage reminded me of his wound, but Ben didn’t seem to notice.
He hauled me closer in the dim light, turning me around until my back was up against the wall in the hallway; his hard body pressing blissfully into mine leaving no doubt to his desire, as his mouth hovered over mine. God, it was blissful torture. “I’m sorry. I can’t help… this.”
“Ben,” I whispered again, my voice aching. My lower lip nudged his upper one, eliciting a guttural groan from deep in his chest.
His hand flattened on the wall beside my head, and he lifted me enough to part my legs and press his hips hard into the cradle of mine. It was bliss.
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AUTHOR BIO
USA Today bestselling author, Kahlen Aymes, writes sexy romance in New Adult, Adult Contemporary & Erotica genres. Her books bring to life strong and sassy heroines & swoon-worthy, panty-dropping alpha males! She is a master at making her readers FEEL as if they are living within the pages! She has sold hundreds of thousands of books worldwide, both indie and traditionally published, delivering her strong, relatable characters, deep and detailed plots, and emotion overflow!

Kahlen has been on several bestseller lists including Barnes & Noble, Amazon Top 100 Paid at #2, Smashwords, Publisher’s Weekly, iBooks, and USA Today! She has won multiple awards for writing and has a BSBA in Marketing & Business Administration.
She is an avid reader, baker, roller skater, and karaoke singing single mother of one daughter and two golden retrievers.
When she isn’t writing she loves interacting with her readers!
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Release Blitz: “Peaches” by Author Evelyn Montgomery, #ContemporaryRomance is #AvailableNow

★✩★ RELEASE BLITZ ★✩★

PEACHES

By EVELYN MONTGOMERY

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/57731304/

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Available in Kindle Unlimited

BLURB:

Grace

It doesn’t have to be a best seller.

It doesn’t have to be something no one has ever read!

So why am I making this so damn difficult?

I need to focus.

To push past the writer’s block, the fear, the taunting rejection that they’ll all think this new book of mine sucks a big di**!

Am I allowed to say that?

Screw it, because I just did, and it totally does, at least in my mind.

I don’t need distractions!

Especially mouth-watering, panty-dropping, dirty talking, self-gratifying distractions.

Distractions that cause my breath to catch, my thighs to clench, my center to quickly dampen, and my brain to scream only two self-gratifying words.

Yes fu** please!

OK, that was three!

Never mind the fact that he’s my new boss.

Forget the idea that he corners me into a fake engagement – the first day we meet!

Ignore the obvious evidence that I can’t, for the life of me, stay away from Brettly Beckett!

And what’s more, I don’t want to!

And he doesn’t make it easy!

No, my lucky readers, he’s not backing down without putting in some very hard-to-resist, self-pleasure seeking, efforts.

Gifting me with the nickname Peaches, he makes it known he’s dead set on claiming my peach the first chance he gets, and the sooner the better.

But I quickly learn that’s a development that could prove too self-destructive if we let it.

After all, it’s like they say, not everything in life can be as sweet as a peach.

About the author:

Born and raised in California, Evelyn Montgomery now resides in Central Kentucky with her husband and three children. Writing all types and troupes in romance, her novels include love stories that center around contemporary, suspenseful, thriller, phycological, comedy and much more. One thing readers can always except when reading one of her books is a twist somewhere between the pages they’d never see coming. With over 10 novels currently published, her goal is to keep producing a fictional world that isn’t forced, but genuine, heartfelt, and desirable.

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Cover Reveal! ~ “Tie Me Down” by Author Melanie Harlow, #FriendstoLoversRomance #PreOrderAvailable

Tie Me Down, an all new friends-to-lovers sexy small town romance from USA Today bestselling author Melanie Harlow is coming May 24th and we have the H-O-T cover!

Just friends.
That’s all Beckett Weaver and I have ever been.
Sure, he’s a hot cowboy who left Wall Street behind to take over his family’s ranch. Yes, I’ve had a secret crush on him since we were seventeen. And who wouldn’t appreciate those strong hands, that massive chest, and the way he fills out a pair of Levis?
He makes a girl sweat just looking at him . . . and I look. A lot.
But I’m a single mom trying to move on with my life, and he’s running that ranch single-handedly while taking care of his elderly father. We don’t even live in the same state. I only returned to my hometown of Bellamy Creek to sell my late mother’s house, and he just invited me and my son to stay with him because he’s got a big heart.
That’s not the only big thing he’s got–which I discover the night I finally sneak across the hall to his bedroom and shed my inhibitions right alongside my pajamas. And once we give into each other, we can’t stop.
The hayloft. The bed of his truck. The dock by the pond.
Nothing has ever felt so right, but his past has taught him not to believe in happily ever after, and every perfect night I spend in his arms brings us closer to goodbye.
Like any cowboy, he’s good with a rope and knows exactly how to tie me up.
But what if I want him to tie me down?

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Cover Designer: Hang Le
Photographer: Michelle Lancaster
Model: Tommy Pearce

About Melanie Harlow

USA Today bestselling author Melanie Harlow likes her martinis dry, her heels high, and her history with the naughty bits left in. When she’s not writing or reading, she gets her kicks from TV series like Schitt’s Creek, Homeland, and Fleabag. She occasionally runs three miles, but only so she can have more gin and steak.

Melanie is the author of the CLOVERLEIGH FARMS series, the ONE & ONLY series, AFTER WE FALL series, the HAPPY CRAZY LOVE series, the FRENCHED series, and the sexy historical SPEAK EASY duet, set in the 1920s. She lifts her glass to romance readers and writers from her home near Detroit, MI, where she lives with her husband, two daughters, and pet rabbit.

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New Release: “Never Enough of Her” by Author Elisa Leigh ~ 7 Deadly Sins Series ~ #ContemporaryRomance is #AvailableNow

💜 New Release 💜

Never Enough of Her by Elisa Leigh

7 Deadly Sins Series

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Link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08YNX8867

Dante Falcone is bored. He’s surrounded by beautiful women every night at work, yet none of them have caught his attention. One night a group of college girls come into 7 Deadly Sins, the bar he manages. He doesn’t give them a second thought until a beautiful straggler walks in behind them looking completely out of place. He’s obsessed from the moment he sees her.

Ava Mclemore is boring. That’s what her friends think of her anyway. According to them, all she does is go to class and stay home and study. Out to prove them wrong, she tags along one night when they go out. She didn’t know they’d be going to the hottest nightclub in Knoxville or that she’d meet a man that made her think of something other than school.

Will Dante teach her things she’s never learned before. Will Ava give him the chance he needs to make her his?

Claire Ashlynn, Barbra Campbell, Elisa Leigh, M.K. Moore, Rachelle Stevensen, Andi Lynn, & Colbie Kay are pleased to present:

7 Deadly Sins. A nightclub where bad deeds are done in the dark… Sloth, Pride, Envy, Lust, Greed, Wrath, and Gluttony never looked so good. Come sin with us…

7 Deadly Sins Series: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B091D22QDR

Now Available on KISS: “Candy Boys” “Caveman” “Storm” ” Micah” & “Asher” by Author Jo Raven are all available to read on KISS!! Genre: Contemporary NA, YA Romance

★✩★ NOW ON KISS ★✩★ 

KISS is a new readers app and JO RAVEN has Candy Boys, Caveman, Storm, Micah & Asher are all available to read on KISS!!

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Storm – https://read.writekiss.com/details?book_id=606d4c82c17b677d196752e2

Micah – https://read.writekiss.com/details?book_id=607939e6e0e345715c39ccc3

Asher – https://read.writekiss.com/details?book_id=60460408209ce3739b607482




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New Audio Release: “Across From You” by Author Amabel Daniels, #ContemporaryRomance #AvailableNow ~ @amabeldaniels @ds_promotions1

 

★✩★ NEW AUDIO RELEASE ★✩★

ACROSS FROM YOU

AMABEL DANIELS

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Available on Audible Plus

No men. It’s exactly what workaholic Lexi Regan needs after a virally famous breakup post. Serially unfortunate in the dating game, she’s seen it all. Players, moochers, all-around losers. Triple check. But one sight she can’t unsee is the model – sans clothes – in her unexpected art class. All it takes is one smirk, one tiny hint of a smile from him, and she remembers why she should avoid sexy men. 

Imagine the double-take when she realizes he’s the groomsman opposite her in her cousin’s wedding. 

Jack O’Connor has no shortage of admirers, and while casual attention can be fun, it’s quality he fears he’ll never find in a woman. He might be prepared to survive a wedding out of town, but he isn’t ready to face the blushing beauty from the drawing class he’d starred in after losing a bet. Unsure of what to make of the feisty woman now at his side, he’s tempted to learn more about her. The more he learns, the more he hopes that first impressions aren’t the only ones that matter….

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