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Cover Reveal: The Immortal Who Loved Me by Lynsay Sands

I love randomly browsing the net which, while hell on my writing, lets me discover new gems like the cover for Lynsay Sands‘ upcoming Argeneau novel, with a tentative release date of February 2015, The Immortal Who Loved Me: A few hours ago, Sherry Carne would have sworn that vampires didn’t exist. That’s before rogue immortals rampage through her store, leaving bloody chaos (literally) in their wake. The kicker comes when Sherry learns that one of the vamps on the bad guys’ trail may be her life mate. Her head says it’s impossible. The rest of her takes one look at Basileios Argeneau and has much more interesting ideas. Whatever Basil expected in a life mate, funny, outspoken Sherry isn’t it. But mind-blowing chemistry and instinct don’t lie. They tell him something else, too—that Sherry’s connection to the immortal world goes deeper than she knows. And that she’s in the...

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Review: One Lucky Vampire by Lynsay Sands (Argeneau #19)

Luck be a vampire tonight . . . When Nicole Phillips agreed to hire a housekeeper, she pictured someone a little frumpy and almost certainly female. Instead, she gets gorgeous, unmistakably male Jake Colson. The man is proving indispensable in the kitchen—and everywhere else. Except Jake might not be a mortal man at all. . . . and every night Who wouldn't want to be a tall, dark, powerful vampire? Jake, for one. He's barely had time to adjust to his new state before he's roped into a family favor. Still, secretly playing bodyguard to sweet, sexy Nicole is turning out to be the wildest ride of his life. First he'll put a stop to whoever's targeting her. Then he'll prove that this kind of love, and luck, happens only once in an eternity. Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Kobo We first see Stephano, aka Jake, in...

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Lynsay Sands’ TO MARRY A SCOTTISH LAIRD Review & Giveaway

by Lynsay Sands Series: Scottish Highlands #2 Published by Avon, Harper Collins Genres: Highlanders, Historical Romance Source: Publisher TO MARRY A SCOTTISH LAIRD     by Lynsay Sands Avon/HarperCollins June 24, 2014 E-Book and Paperback 384 pages, Audio (10:02) Narrated by Keiran Elliot Book and E-Galley provided by publisher for review. No remuneration was exchanged and all opinions presented herein are my own except as noted. New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands returns to the Highlands of Scotland in her hottest new historical romance yet! Highlander Campbell Sinclair is no stranger to battle, so when he sees a lad attacked by bandits, he jumps into the fray. He didn’t count on being stabbed. Grateful to the boy for nursing him back to health, Cam offers to accompany Jo safely to his destination. But when he accidentally comes across the lad bathing in the river, Cam discovers that Jo is...

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Tasty Virtual Book Tour & Review for TO MARRY A SCOTTISH LAIRD by Lynsay Sands + #Giveaway

Welcome to my stop on the Tasty Virtual Book Tour for TO MARRY A SCOTTISH LAIRD by Lynsay Sands. Always eager to experience anything Lynsay conjures for us, this historical romance was no different. She never disappoints. Be sure to hang out after my review for a tour wide giveaway! ***Purchased a copy for private reading but was offered an eARC by the publisher in exchange for an honest and unscripted review. Blurb for TO MARRY A SCOTTISH LAIRD: New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands returns to the Highlands of Scotland in her hottest new historical romance yet! Highlander Campbell Sinclair is no stranger to battle, so when he sees a lad attacked by bandits, he jumps into the fray. He didn't count on being stabbed. Grateful to the boy for nursing him back to health, Cam offers to accompany Jo safely to his destination. But when he accidentally comes...

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THE HUSBAND HUNT “Just Like One of Those Novels!”

Series: Madison Sisters #3 Published by Avon, Harper Collins Genres: Historical Romance, Nineteenth Century Source: Downloaded Library Audio book THE HUSBAND HUNT   Madison Sisters #3 by Lynsay Sands Avon/HarperCollins February 28, 2012 ISBN: 978-0061963100 AUDIOBOOK Info:  Number of parts:10  Duration:9 hours, 47 minutes ISBN:9780062113016 Narrated by Jamie Birch Also available in e-book and printed formats: 384 pages Overdrive audio, public  library download.   Let the hunt begin… Lisa Madison wants a husband, and she has just the candidate in mind: Robert Langley. Trouble is, the infuriating man insists on seeing her as the impish girl she once was—even as every other gentleman in London has taken notice of her womanly…charms. When her beauty lands her in danger, it’s Robert who comes to the rescue…only to announce his affections are not of the romantic variety! Robert saw enough sorrow in his parents’ union to know he wants nothing to do...

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ARC Review: To Marry a Scottish Laird by Lynsay Sands

Campbell “Cam” Sinclair sees a young boy being beaten by a thief. He joins the fight and realizes there are two more attackers. He is stabbed in the back by one. Between him and the boy, they defeat the robbers, but Campbell is hurt. The boy is really a girl, Joan, who is a healer. She disguised herself as a boy to make travelling easier. She sets out to tend to her unconscious defender. Leaving him safe, she decides to bathe in the river. Cam wakes, follows the trail, and discovers her secret. He doesn’t say anything and they continue on their journey to Scotland. Joan is on a mission to deliver a scroll left by her dead mother. Cam is friends with the MacKays and promises to take her to them. Joan’s mother, Maggie, was a healer and midwife. She lived in a friary, learned to write, and tended...

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Feature and Giveaway: To Marry a Scottish Laird

New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands returns to the Highlands of Scotland in her hottest new historical romance yet! Highlander Campbell Sinclair is no stranger to battle, so when he sees a lad attacked by bandits, he jumps into the fray. He didn't count on being stabbed. Grateful to the boy for nursing him back to health, Cam offers to accompany Jo safely to his destination. But when he accidentally comes across the lad bathing in the river, Cam discovers that Jo is actually Joan . . . with the most sinful of curves. Joan promised her mother that she would deliver a scroll to the clan MacKay. But traveling alone is dangerous, even disguised as a boy. When a Scottish warrior lends his aid, she is more than relieved . . . until he surprises her with lingering kisses and caresses that prove her disguise hasn't fooled him....

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Spotlight on To Marry a Scottish Laird by Lynsay Sands (Excerpt & Giveaway)

Kinky Vanilla Romance is pleased to share To Marry a Scottish Laird by Lynsay Sands. New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands returns to the Highlands of Scotland in her hottest new historical romance yet! It is available now at: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, and iTunes. To Marry a Scottish Laird An English Bride in Scottland #2 by Lynsay Sands Highlander Campbell Sinclair is no stranger to battle, so when he sees a lad attacked by bandits, he jumps into the fray. He didn't count on being stabbed. Grateful to the boy for nursing him back to health, Cam offers to accompany Jo safely to his destination. But when he accidentally comes across the lad bathing in the river, Cam discovers that Jo is actually Joan . . . with the most sinful of curves. Joan promised her mother that she would deliver a scroll to the clan MacKay. But...

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Book Review: To Marry a Scottish Laird by Lynsay Sands

To Marry a Scottish Laird by Lynsay Sands Publication date: June 24, 2014 Series: An English Bride in Scotland #2  Publisher: Avon Amazon | B&N | Goodreads ~~Reviewed by Lisa~~ Joan Chatres is a literate village healer and midwife. She is smart, brave and looks great in men’s braies. As a 20 year old midwife she has seen enough of the bad side of birthing to decide that children are not in her future- it frightens her too much. She is on a deathbed quest for her mother to deliver a scroll to Lord and Lady MacKay. Campbell “Cam” Sinclair is the family and clan’s heir, but because of his past he no longer takes that duty, or anything else, seriously. He has been offering his sword as a mercenary because of his feelings of guilt. He is smart, has a sense of humor and a deep sense of chivalry, loyalty and integrity. They meet when...

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THE COUNTESS by Lynsay Sands: Two Books Where One Would Do? (Audiobook Review)

by Lynsay Sands Series: Madison Sisters #1 Published by Avon, Harper Collins Genres: Historical Romance, Nineteenth Century, Regency Source: Audio Download, Library THE COUNTESS   Madison Sisters #1 by Lynsay Sands I listened to a MaineInfo.net library download. No remuneration was received and all opinions presented herein are my own except as noted.   AUDIO Imprint: HarperAudio On Sale: 06/28/2011 Format: Downloadable audio file PAPERBACK Imprint: Avon On Sale: 01/25/2011 Pages: 384 E-Book Imprint: HarperCollins e-books On Sale: 01/25/2011 Pages: 384   The fairy tale courtship did not turn into a happily-ever-after . . . Not until her husband dropped dead, that is. He had been horrible enough to Christiana during their short marriage, and she was not going to allow the traditional period of mourning to ruin her sisters’ debuts as well. So she decides to put him on ice and go on as if nothing’s happened . ....

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