Publisher pitch: Crimson Romance, Jan 2016
Our authors have been nominated for and won many RWA chapter awards, and received glowing praise from romance stars like Carly Phillips, Linda Howard, Kat Martin and other USA Today bestselling authors.
Our books have received starred reviews from Library Journal and glowing praise from Publishers Weekly, USA Today, RT Book Reviews and Heroes & Heartbreakers.
Thanks for taking a look at our new releases this January.
Cloaked by TF Walsh (A Wulfkin Legacy novella, prequel) (paranormal). In this wolf-shifter prequel to the Wulfkin Legacy novels, Daciana eagerly leaves her overprotective pack for her one-year independence ritual. But after someone steals the endangered bear cubs she’s been assigned to protect, she must locate them or lose her job and return home in disgrace. The sexy detective on the case, Inspector Connell Lonescu, isn’t making this any easier. He knows nothing of her kind, and wulfkin rules forbid relationships with humans. But as they’re drawn deeper into conspiracy and towards each other, they learn the heart cannot be denied.
Spotlight on Love: 7 Romances of Fame & Fortune by Alicia Hunter Pace, Ellie Darkins, Melinda Dozier, Jennifer DeCuir, Stephanie Cage, Casey Dawes and Monica Tillery (contemporary bundle). We’ve turned the spotlight on seven couples who aren’t pretending when it comes to setting their sights on fame. They’re witty, they’re sexy, but falling in love isn’t in the script. Can they ignore the flash of the cameras and the roar of the applause long enough to find happy-ever-after off the red carpet? Get this value-priced digital collection for only 99 cents!
Hard Knocks by Ruby Lang (contemporary). A thoroughly modern and thoroughly unexpected romance blossoms after a one-night stand in this vibrant contemporary romance from a rising star in the industry. Neurologist Helen Chang Frobisher is on a mission to ban hockey from Portland in an effort to prevent the kind of concussive brain injury that plagues her father. Oregon Wolves player Adam Magnus is desperately trying to secure his career and his retirement in face of the Wolves’ dismal record. But while the two spar in public over the future of the team, in private, they battle an impossible attraction.
Appetite for Love: 7 Romances for Foodies by Tiffany N York, Monica Tillery, Samantha Anne, Karyn Gerrard, Ruby Lang, Elley Arden and Tami Lund (contemporary bundle). Candlelight dinners and sweet treats are the ingredients for love. These seven couples offer more than just a taste of romance to whet your appetite. It’s a full plate of fun, a few food fights, and a satisfying menu to fill your cravings for passion. This delectable digital bundle is available at the low price of only 99 cents.
He’s the Boss: 10 Office Romances by Alexia Adams, Olivia Logan, Kat Morrisey, Kathryn Brocato, Iris Leach, Elley Arden, Mary Billiter, Pan Zador, Mary Hughes and Tiffany York (contemporary bundle). It’s always sexy when he runs the company … but she commands his heart. These ten couples know exactly what suits them and where to draw the line between business and pleasure. Find out who’s boss on these perfect lunchtime breaks! Just 99 cents for this dazzling digital bundle.
She’s the Boss: 6 Office Romances by Katie Kenyhercz, Meline Nadeau, Lieze Gerber, Alexia Adams, Beverly A. Rogers and Holley Trent (contemporary bundle). There’s nothing sexier than a woman who can take care of business—and a man who knows when to say “The lady’s in charge.” Discover these six clever and competent heroines who know how to skillfully negotiate in the boardroom and in the bedroom. Available in one sizzling collection for just 99 cents.
Duty Before Desire by Elizabeth Boyce (historical). In the third Honorables installment, consummate rake Lord Sheridan Zouche must marry at his family’s behest to redeem his scandalous reputation. But he unexpectedly chooses the one woman he cannot seduce. Arcadia Parks is an Englishwoman born and raised in India, who has been sent to England to wed, but she wants nothing more than to return to the peaceful hills of Hyderabad, far from the contrivances of the ton. Sheri proposes a marriage of convenience to the refreshingly different Miss Parks. They’ll marry for one year—and consummate the union just once to make it official—after which time he’ll help her return to India. But the best-laid plans sometimes go awry. Will he be able to give up the woman lying claim to his heart?
Personal Politics: 7 Political Romances by Monica Tillery, Elley Arden, Holley Trent, Iris Leach, Ashlinn Craven, Casey Dawes and Susan Blexrud (contemporary bundle). This season, cast your vote for love! Hit the campaign trail with these seven couples who soon discover that politics can make for strange but decidedly sexy bedfellows. This digital bundle is available at the great price of just 99 cents.
The Boys in Blue: 10 Cop Romances by Tami Lund, Nancy C Weeks, Danica Winters, Anji Nolan, Sandy Vaile, Becky Flade, Susanne Matthews, Robyn Neeley, Jessica Starre and Winter Austin (romantic suspense bundle). It’s hard to resist a man in uniform, and when it comes to these ten sexy law enforcement heroes, danger never looked so good. From street beats to under the covers, they’re arresting, they’re provocative, and they’re sure to steal your heart! Fall in love with these officers of the law for just 99 cents!
Sweet Tooth by Jasmine Nightshade (contemporary)
Crimson’s first male/male romance features a deliciously poignant and decidedly steamy story of high school lovers reconnecting in their tiny hometown of Fiesta, Florida. Artist Micah Taylor returns home to pick up the pieces after the death of the father who never accepted the fact that his son was gay. When attraction rekindles after a chance meeting with his high school crush, candy shop owner Cash Callahan, they embark on a scorching hot relationship on the down low. However, Micah fears the backlash from small town minds intolerant of both gay and interracial romance. Can Cash convince Micah that life is sweeter when you’re true to yourself? This introduction to Nightshade’s Rekindled series is heartwarming and hotter than heck!
This book is due out 18 January.
Crimson Romance are offering ARRA members the chance to win a copy of this book. To go into the draw leave a comment below. The giveaway will close on 11 January 2016. (The giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to Deb K.)