Monthly Archives: July 2010

Hot enough for you?

Since summer is in full swing, I’ve pulled together a list of hot summer reads for you to enjoy. Whether basking in the sun on a beach or relaxing in your own backyard, we’ve got the perfect summer reading for everyone!

July is Bestselling Author month in Harlequin Blaze led by New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Vicki Lewis Thompson with Ambushed! Vicki welcomes you back to the Last Chance Ranch and the town of Shoshone, a small community that’s part of the Jackson Hole region in Wyoming. They are celebrating the Fourth of July, and the Last Chance always has an entry in the parade. Vicki says “All three Chance men plan to ride those spectacular registered paints they breed at the ranch. Jack, the oldest, will be mounted on his black-and-white stallion Bandit, while Nick, the middle son, has chosen his dad’s favorite, a butterscotch paint named Gold Rush. Gabe, the youngest, will no doubt be riding Top Drawer, a handsome roan paint.” I don’t know about you, but I’ll be front and center for this parade, what about you?

Bestselling Harlequin Presents author Penny Jordan is back with an exciting new trilogy about three penniless sistters and the lengths they’ll go to to save the ones they love in Needed: Eligible Billionaires! Read LIzzie’s story, The Wealthy Greek’s Contract Wife available June 29th followed by Charley’s story, The Italian Duke’s Virgin Mistress in August and Ruby’s Story, Marriage: To Claim His Twins in September.

Montana Mavericks anyone? USA TODAY bestselling author Christine Rimmer leads an all-new Montana Mavericks minieries with McFarlane’s Perfect Bride. Corporate shark, Connor McFarlane comes to Thunder Canyon to pursue a business deal. But when his ex-wife threatens to sue for custody of thier sone, he realizes that he has something else to pursue—a fake engagement! But just how fake are his true feelings? You’ll have to read it to find out, no spoilers here!

Looking for some sizzling suspense stories to read by the pool? Take a look at these page-turners! Check out Harlequin Intrigue and Debra Webb’s all-new Colby Agency story with Colby Control or how about dipping into Linda Conrad’s new DESERT SONS series? Linda confesses, “”When I was a little girl, some of my favorite stories were the tales of the Arabian nights. As a teenager, one of my favorite movie themes centered on a dark sheik coming to the rescue of the fair maiden and the two of them riding across the desert into the sunset. In my new series, a new world threat has appeared out of the stark deserts and oases of an ancient land. An old enemy with new wealth has gained power and begins a covert war of retribution. In the first book, Her Sheik Protector, the oldest Kadir brother, Darin, comes face-to-face with his own desperate obsession for love as he fights for his family. He finds his true love—just as she becomes the target for revenge. Come along with me and ride into the mists of an ancient tale. Let’s get lost in the story together.” Linda, you had me at Arabian!!

In the mood for some scandal? Well something shocking has rocked the core of the infamous Balfour family. The glittering, gorgeous daughters are in deep disgrace… Banished from the Balfour mansion, they’re sent to the boldest, most magnificent men to be wedded, bedded…and tamed! And now you can dive into the exclusive prequel to The Balfour Brides, with Scandal at the Balfour Ball by author Michelle Reid. Read each chapter and discuss the outcome with Michelle and romance fans in our Community discussion here!

So, which books will you be reading by the pool this summer?



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