BOOKS WE LOVE BLURBATHON

Here’s Sheila Claydon’s latest: In a rut, and with her love life at an all time low, Claire Harris makes a New Year’s resolution to join an Internet dating agency. Her challenge is twelve dates or twelve months, whichever comes first, unless she is lucky enough to meet Mister Right along the way. On her final date, and convinced that only frogs are left in the dating pool, she is relieved that it’s nearly over…until she meets enigmatic American, Daniel Marchant. The only problem is, his brother has set him up, and Daniel makes it very clear that he’s not interested in dating anyone at all. He is looking for someone to work in his developing conservation research company though, and when he discovers that Claire has the photographic and cataloguing skills he needs, he offers her a dream job in Florida. But Dolphin Key is not as idyllic as it seems. There are too many secrets and too much heartache. And Claire has her own secrets as well. Not that she is going to share them with anyone, least of all with Daniel, because he must never know he has stolen her heart. Wonderful story! The story had me from the start to finish, this book was an emotionally good story that had a great romance with humor entwined. I believe anyone who reads this book will enjoy it (LadyAtlantis) Perfect warming read for a grey,cold winter day Another heart warming romance from Sheila Claydon. (Liz)   Learn more about Sheila’s characters and her books at: http://sheilaclaydon.com or http://amzn.to/LJMM16

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BOOKS WE LOVE BLURBATHON

Running Scared by Cheryl Wright Emma Larkin is running for her life – nowhere is safe. Stalked by her husband’s killers, and desperate to protect her young daughter, Emma must find what the killers are looking for before she becomes their next victim. When undercover cop, Gary Bedford, planned a relaxing break, he hadn’t counted on bumping into Emma. Now he can’t resist the temptation to discover all her secrets. But should Emma trust her life and heart to Gary Bedford? Can they solve the mystery surrounding her husband’s death – and uncover his deadly secret? …. “Oh wow. Could not stop reading this. Was on pins and needles through the entire book . Wonderful story and very well written. Looking forward to more books by this fantastic writer!” ~ D. Gilman “A great fast paced light suspense romance captivating the reader in a plot of many twists and turns. You will not want to put this book down until the end when all is revealed.” ~ Claudia R. …. Learn more about Cheryl’s characters and her books at: http://www.cheryl-wright.com And do check back to learn all about Sheila Claydon’s books on February 1st!

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BOOKS WE LOVE BLURBATHON

 My Mozart, a new release from Juliet Waldron, author of the highly acclaimed Mozart’s Wife. Mozart was her teacher, her mentor, her rescuer–and, finally, fatally, her lover. .. At dawn, in the marble palace of a Prince, a nine-year-old sings for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, then at the peak of his career. Always delighted by musical children, he accepts Nanina as a pupil. Gifted, intense and imaginative, she sees the great “Kapellmeister Mozart” as an avatar of Orpheus and her own, personal divinity. His lessons are irregular and playful, but the teacher/pupil bond grows strong. Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro premieres, and Nanina, now twelve, is given a solo part. For her, this is the beginning of a long stage career. For Mozart, it marks the start of his ruin. His greatest works will be composed in poverty and obscurity. During the composer’s last summer, his wife has left him. Chronically in debt and suffering the emotional isolation of genius, he takes refuge with his disreputable Volksoper friends, who want him to write a “peasant opera” for their audience. Nanina, now grown, and still in love with Mozart, is among their number. As he seeks solace among the women of the Volksoper, the charms of his young fan become increasingly alluring. No one, least of all the composer, understands the depth of her obsession or how a brief affair will permanently alter her life. Buy Page: My Mozart

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BOOKS WE LOVE BLURBATHON

Finally got this (I think)! All the authors at Books We Love are simultaneously posting one author’s work on their blogs. Here goes with Margaret Tanner and her award-winning book, Savage Possession. In 2008, with a title of Storm Girl, Savage Possession was a Semi-Finalist in the Amazon Break Through Novel Award. A sweeping tale of love’s triumph over tragedy and treachery in frontier Australia.A mistaken identity opens the door for Martin Mulvaney to take his revenge on the granddaughter of his mortal enemy. An old Scottish feud, a love that should never have happened, and a series of extraordinary coincidences traps two lovers in a family feud that threatens to destroy their love, if not their lives. Click on the image for a quick trip to the buy page at Amazon! An amazing writer, our Margaret.

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