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Release Day and Giveaway: Ripple Effect #1 by Keri Lake

Release Day and Giveaway: Ripple Effect #1 by Keri Lake

Prologue Ripley Ripple effect: noun 1. a spreading effect or series of consequences caused by a single action or event“Do you want to live?” The barrel of the gun presses into my temple, still warm from the bullets that were shot into my stepmother, who now lies in a lifeless heap in the corner. “This moment will determine whether or not I pull the trigger.” The stranger’s breath smells of warm tobacco and liquor. Thick red blood pools at my boots, and my eyes follow the scarlet trail across the wooden planks to the wounded man, crawling on his elbows toward the door. I […]

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Cover Reveal: Chasing Christmas Eve by Jill Shalvis

Cover Reveal: Chasing Christmas Eve by Jill Shalvis

Chasing Christmas Eve (Heartbreaker Bay #4) by Jill Shalvis Releases 26th September 2017!! Blurb Meet cute… Run for the hills—temporarily. That’s Colbie Albright’s plan when she flees New York for San Francisco. Wrangling her crazy family by day and writing a bestselling YA fantasy series by night has taken its toll. In short, Colbie’s so over it that she’s under it. She’s also under the waters of a historic San Francisco fountain within an hour of arrival. Fortunately, the guy who fishes Colbie out has her looking forward to Christmas among strangers. But she’s pretty sure Spencer Baldwin won’t be a stranger for long. […]

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Review: The Wingman by Natasha Anders

Review: The Wingman by Natasha Anders

This book was so much fun to read. The banter, the confusion, the mixed signals. It was all so messy, but so enjoyable. I loved every second of it. The Wingman covers topics like self-worth and bullying in society, topics which are so relevant these days. The Wingman is about Daisy McGregor, a third of the McGregor sister trio.  She is the one no one knows about. She is the one who people forget exists. And she has preferred her life to be that way so long because when she is in the spotlight, she only gets hurt and criticised. She isn’t seen as […]

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