Friday First Kiss #120 :: Charity by Sylvia McDaniel (Historical Western)

The moment I crack open a new book, I always rush through the beginning, the budding relationship between the hero and heroine, and anticipate that spontaneous moment when one of them makes their move. The First Kiss. The first turning point in every story. Every week here on the blog, I’ll be sharing First Kisses from my books and those of other authors.   This weeks Friday First Kiss comes from, Charity (Book 1 in the Angel Creek Christmas Brides Series) by Sylvia McDaniel   For a man who had been open and honest with her, it seemed like a door had slammed shut. Turning to her, he offered her a spoonful. “Taste it and tell me if you like it.” Holding the spoon to her lips, she opened her mouth. Mere inches separated him from her and she moaned at the texture of the meat. “Delicious.” The savoriness ignited her hunger as she licked her lips and … Continue reading

Angel Creek Christmas Brides

    When 5 high society Southern Belles decide to become mail-order brides, they head to the wilds of Montana and find a little bit of Christmas magic.  Read all about these books below, then click the Amazon button to pre-order your copy!   Book 1: Charity by Sylvia McDaniel A Mail Order Bride, Secrets, Lies and a Christmas Miracle Five Charleston women desperate for marriage-minded men and the chance to rebuild their lives, after the Civil War answer an ad in the Grooms Gazette. Charity Kingston has to get out of Charleston or face life working in a brothel. But the past follows her to Angel Creek, Montana, revealing her Irish temper and the brothel owner’s demand for payment of her debt. After the war, Lewis Brown is given a chance at a new start in life. Taking a dead man’s identify he begins his new life as a … Continue reading

Coming Soon – A Christmas Holiday Romance Series!

  Today is the big reveal of the secret project I’ve been working on! In collaboration with authors Sylvia McDaniel, Hildie McQueen, Peggy McKenszie and debut author Everly West, the Angel Creek Christmas Brides series will release starting November 2nd. My contribution, JULIA, will be available on November 9th!    Julia: Angel Creek Christmas Brides Julia Hamel always dreamed of a Christmas wedding and hers would be a dream come true if she wasn’t marrying a man she’d never met. Traveling across the country as a mail-order bride took a leap of faith, and she’s determined to make the best of her new life despite that fact her husband seems to be hiding something. But nothing she does seems to please him and Matthew’s distant despite her best intentions. When she meets a mischievous old man and takes his advice on how to make her husband happy, his ideas backfire in the … Continue reading

Get These Two Holdiay Romances FREE!

    Looking for a few Holiday reads? Both of my contemporary romance Christmas stories Blame It On The Mistletoe and That First Christmas are both on Kindle Unlimited AND FREE as part of a special book promotion Dec. 16th – 20th. Pick up your copies at Amazon.com!   Blame It On The Mistletoe by Lily Graison Contemporary Romance Format: eBook Length: Novella Released: Dec. 2009 When Macy Carter’s parents order her to bring her live-in boyfriend Sean home with her for Christmas she has no idea that her little white lie is just about to snowball into a fabrication of monstrous proportions. Sean isn’t her boyfriend, he’s her boss. Now she has to reveal the lie she’s been telling her family for the past two years or hastily concoct an elaborate ruse to fool them instead. When Macy tells Sean Mathis of her predicament he does what any gentleman … Continue reading

Cover Reveal – A Soft Kiss In Winter

There’s nothing more rewarding then being able to share a story you’ve worked so long to create and I can’t wait to share this one with you! I’ve been hearing these characters whisper to me for over three years now and I’m thrilled to be able to finally tell their story. A SOFT KISS IN WINTER is book 1 in a brand new, historical western romance series, that takes place in Silver Falls, Montana, a fictional town nestled at the base of the mountain waterfall. There are four books planned and a few cross-over characters from Willow Creek will show up from time to time. The book is scheduled to release on November 16th. Take a look below to find out what this story is all about. Running away from home to marry the man she thought was the love of her life should have been the happy ending Victoria … Continue reading

Giveaway: Win 1 of 5 print copies of A Willow Creek Christmas!

A Willow Creek Christmas by Lily Graison - Book 6 in the Willow Creek Series

  There are only 16 more weeks until Christmas! Every year, around the end of October, I start looking for holiday romance books and I’m sure I’m not the only one. This year, I’m going to help out a bit with a Goodreads Giveaway! I have (5) print copies of A Willow Creek Christmas up for grabs. This giveaway will run through October 22nd. To enter, just head over to Goodreads to read all the rules. Good luck!             Goodreads Book Giveaway A Willow Creek Christmas by Lily Graison Giveaway ends October 22, 2017. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway Please follow and like us:0

Christmas in July .99cent Sale!

  It may be another 24 weeks before Christmas rolls around again but that doesn’t mean we can’t indulge in the holiday spirit with a few warm-hearted Christmas reads! For the entire month of July, all of my Christmas romances are special priced at .99cent! Take a look below for book blurbs and buy links.   A Willow Creek Christmas by Lily Graison Historical Western Romance Length: Novel Released: Nov. 2013 Running from a life she no longer wanted… Widowed with two young children, Keri Hilam is desperate to escape her abusive brother in law, going so far as sneaking away in the dead of night in hopes of finding a better life. She never regrets leaving, not even when they find themselves stranded, starving, and alone. Fate brings them to Willow Creek, Montana, where they’re rescued by an unlikely hero, an ex-confederate soldier who seems more monster than man. … Continue reading

Jingle Balls Blog Hop

 THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED.   Welcome to the Jingle Balls Giveaway Blog Hop hosted by Satin’s Bookish Corner and Amara Label. This hop is for adults only and will run Dec. 12th – 17th. There are over a dozen blogs participating so be sure to visit them all for your chance to win some great prizes and find out more about a host of new authors/books.   What are you playing for?     One winner will receive a signed paperback copy of my contemporary rock star romance, Wicked: The Complete Series Boxset. This book has all 4 stories in the Wicked series in paperback.   All Four Novella’s in one Hot Book! The four men who make up the rock band, Wicked, the hottest act to hit the scene in years, have earned their wicked status without much help. They’re bad, sinfully delicious, and a temptation to every woman they meet. Gearing up … Continue reading