Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Ruminations and Reviews of M/M Books and thoughts about books in general from covers to publishing

A MelanieM Review: Hard Act to Follow (Shooting Stars #3) by K. Vale, Kimber Vale

A MelanieM Review: Hard Act to Follow (Shooting Stars #3) by K. Vale, Kimber Vale

Rating: 4 stars out of 5

Hard Act To Follow coverKyrie Li is 23 and soon to graduate Boston College with a degree in theatre arts.  Greg Dwyer is 30 and a lawyer in a prestigious law firm in Boston.  What they have in common is Kyrie’s sister, Grey Dwyer’s ex-wife.  What else do they have in common?  The fact that each man is deeply and secretly in love with the other.

Kyrie thinks his best friend Greg is straight and…

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Book Blast: CJane Elliot and the Stepping Through Book Tour (contest)

Book Blast: CJane Elliot and the Stepping Through Book Tour (contest)

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CJane Elliot has a new release at Dreamspinner Press and to celebrate has brought along a blurb, excerpt and contest for you all to enter! 

Book Name: Stepping Through
Author Name: CJane Elliott

Author Bio:

After years of hearing characters chatting away in her head, CJane Elliott finally decided to put them on paper and hasn’t looked back since. A psychotherapist by…

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Focusing In On Midnight Rodeo: Homecoming by Kiernan Kelly, Julia Talbot and BA Tortuga (contest)

Focusing In On Midnight Rodeo: Homecoming by Kiernan Kelly, Julia Talbot and BA Tortuga (contest)

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Welcomes Kiernan Kelly, Julia Talbot and BA Tortuga

and their latest anthology,

Midnight Rodeo: Homecoming!

Rope, wolves, leather, vampires, demons, hats, bears.

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Kiernan Kelly, BA Tortuga, and Julia Talbot have combined their wild imaginations and talent to come up with the Midnight Rodeo: HomecomingAnthology.  It’s an irresistible combination of “rope,…

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Jackie Nacht’s ‘Wrong Locker’ Book Tour (contest)

Jackie Nacht’s ‘Wrong Locker’ Book Tour (contest)

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Contest:   Enter to win Rafflecopter Prize: $10 Amazon card and a PDF choice from Jackie’s backlist.  Use this Rafflecopter link to enter and for additional contest details.  

maginifying glass with Take a LookNow that the contest information is out of the way, let’s focus in on Wrong Locker by Jackie Nacht…

Book Name: Wrong Locker
Author Name: Jackie Nacht
Author Bio:

Short, sexy and sweet—…

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A MelanieM Review: Midnight Rodeo: Homecoming by Kiernan Kelly, Julia Talbot, B.A.Tortuga

A MelanieM Review: Midnight Rodeo: Homecoming by Kiernan Kelly, Julia Talbot, B.A.Tortuga

Rating: 4.75 stars out of 5

Midnight Rodeo Homecoming coverDoes just the thoughts of a rodeo fill you with anticipation of fun, knuckle cracking suspense and danger?  And good looking cowboys too?  What happens when you take all that and add in demons, vampires,  weres of all types, and a ghost or two?  The answer to the last question is Midnight Rodeo: Homecoming ,a collection of three stories by authors Kiernan Kelly, Julia…

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Want Bliss? Get it with Lisa Henry and Heidi Belleau’s Bliss Book Tour and Contest

Want Bliss? Get it with Lisa Henry and Heidi Belleau’s Bliss Book Tour and Contest

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Need some Bliss in your life?  Lisa Henry and Heidi Belleau are here to tell you how and talk a little about the inspiration behind this story.  There is a wonderful contest to enter as well as  an excerpt  to read.  

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Hi! We’re Lisa Henry and Heidi Belleau, authors of Bliss.  We’re touring the web talking about our influences, our writing process, giving you a…

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On Tour with Jay Northcoate and Nothing Special Book Tour/Contest

On Tour with Jay Northcoate and Nothing Special Book Tour/Contest

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 Jay Northcote is here with her latest release, Nothing Special.  She has brought along a contest to enter and an excerpt or two to read.  For all the contest details, scroll down to the bottom of the post, Rafflecopter link included.

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Jay lives just outside Bristol in the West of England, with her husband, two…

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On Tour with Will Parkinson and Wet Paint!

On Tour with Will Parkinson and Wet Paint!

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Will Parkinson is here with his sequel to Pitch, the YA release Wet Paint.  I had some questions for Will and he nicely agreed to spend time in my author spotlight!  He also brought along a contest for all of you to enter and a poignant video trailer for you to watch.  Don’t miss out on any of it.  Now on to our interview…

STRW: What made you want to tell this type…

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In The Author Spotlight: Susan Laine of The Wheel Mysteries Series! (contest)

In The Author Spotlight: Susan Laine of The Wheel Mysteries Series! (contest)

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Sparks & Drops (The Wheel Mysteries #1) and 

Devil’s Own (The Wheel Mysteries #2)

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The Wheel Mysteries by Susan Laine

Susan Laine is in the Author Spotlight today and she has brought along a contest to enter.  The winner can choose from either the first or second book in the series.  If the winner has read both,…

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Book Blasting Away with Silvia Violet’s “Say Yes” Book Tour/Contest

Book Blasting Away with Silvia Violet’s “Say Yes” Book Tour/Contest

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Contest:   Must be 18 years of age or older to enter. Rafflecopter Prize: $10 ARe gift card.  Enter here or use the Rafflecopter link at the end of the post for the entry form and additional contest details.

Book Name: Say Yes
Author Name: Silvia Violet

Author Bio: Silvia Violet writes erotic romance in a variety of genres including paranormal, contemporary, sci fi, and…

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