Forgetting Fallenwood by Leslie D. Soule

The Beauty of Collaboration
By Leslie D. Soule
            It was a dark and stormy night. Yes, I am referring to last Sunday, and the very first meeting of a group dubbed the Sacramento Writers’ Circle. We huddled around our laptops and blonde ales at the Hoppy Brewing Company and we talked about movies and secret agent spy rings, favorite authors and songs we’d heard – everything, it seemed, but the business of writing. So why had we gathered here at the brewery instead of lingering by ourselves, working away at our manuscripts at home and doing the work that truly only the author can?
            It is true that the lonely work of an author can become tedious, but there is a more important argument for the necessity of collaboration – that out of the frothy, chaotic soup of collaboration, mental batteries are recharged, feedback is given (for free, no less!), and ideas are born. Going in, I had a mental image of what a writer’s group would be, and it involved a lot more solemn reading and generally a lot less fun. There is another argument in favor of collaboration as well – the “L’art pour l’art” (Art for art’s sake) philosophy that seems to have become so lost to modern utilitarian sensibilities is very much awakened when kindred spirits gather with the intention of letting their imaginations loose for a while.
            Are you part of a writer’s group? If not, I’d recommend it. Collaboration is a beautiful thing.

FORGETTING FALLENWOOD

Blurb:
What happens when Ash accidentally makes her way through another portal, this time into the Other Realm, and forgets she ever went to Fallenwood? More importantly, how much of one’s identity is made up of memories? Fallenwood 2 is the continuing journey of heroine Ash Kensington. Struggling with a deep sense of grief, sorrow, and overall confusion, Ash tries to work her way through to a deeper, underlying meaning. This search leads her back to Fallenwood, where the mystery unravels itself as she realizes that a very sinister force may be underlying everything… 

AUTHOR AND LINKS
Leslie D. Soule is a fantasy writer from Sacramento, California. She has a B.A. in English and is currently working on her first-ever quadrilogy, The Fallenwood Chronicles. 
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Jade’s Peace by Melissa Stevens

Jade’s Peace
Melissa Stevens
Blurb:Steve left his hometown to avoid doing something he knew he would regret. Now, ten years later, the girl he left to avoid has come looking for him, but she’s not a child anymore.
Jade has spent the last six years haunted by memories and nightmares. At a turning point in her life, she’s tired of waiting for something to change. She tracks down the only person she’s ever been drawn to, a man she hasn’t seen in more than ten years. But can she convince him that their differences don’t matter, that together they can both find peace?
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Author Bio:Melissa was born and raised in Arizona, she’s spent her entire life living across the southern half of the state. She’s found that, along with her husband and three children, she prefers the small towns and rural life to feeling packed into a city.
She started reading at a very young age, and her love for series started early, as the first real books she remembers reading is the Boxcar Children series by Gertrude Chandler Warner. Through the years she’s found that there’s little she won’t read, and her tastes vary from westerns, to romance, to sci-fi / fantasy and Horror.

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Unforgettable Heroes

Amazon Best Selling, and multi-published author, Janet Eaves, fell in love with reading while in High School after being given a novel called Run Baby Run. That story captured her imagination and fed her mind in a way that nothing ever had before.
What followed were those thick Romance novels of the time that swept her away to places she’d never been, introduced her to people whose lives were filled with adventure and passion, and reading became an addiction that kept feeding her own (already overdeveloped) imagination.
After years of devouring books written by others she ran across a novel and thought, “I can write a better book than that!” Which now makes her laugh. Her first attempt at writing was a story she called Passion’s Fruit, which she ran across a few years ago in a box of old manuscripts that never saw the light of day. Needless to say, she couldn’t, at that time, write a better story than the one she’d read.
But that “not so great” novel was the catalyst that began a journey that lasted years, until she finally found Ladies of Legend series.

that one story a publishing house thought worthy of release. And the best part was that she was in the company of what became her SisterWriters – three fellow writers and friends who helped develop and write what ultimately became the

That first released story (Claiming the Legend) was the first book of a series that is still going strong today. In fact, Janet just finished another Ladies of Legend novella that will be released in April of this year called Crossroads. Her SisterWriters, Maddie James, Jan Scarbrough, and Magdalena Scott, will have Ladies of Legend releases to follow later in 2014, as well.
Janet also has many other writing projects ongoing and doesn’t plan to leave her writing-cave anytime soon. One of those projects was accepting an invitation for a spot in the UNFORGETTABLE HEROES boxed set and she is honored to be in the company of so many wonderful Turquoise Morning Press authors.
Janet’s contribution, SINS OF THE FATHER, is about a young woman whose life always seems to be on hold…only she doesn’t know why. When she has the chance to step out and declare her freedom from those who have always kept her on a tight leash, she embraces the experience with wild abandon. But she doesn’t really know who she is, or who her parents were. Worse, she doesn’t know what kind of danger can claim her now that she’s left the protection she’s always resented. And though the sexy and delightful struggling artist, Phillip, seems like he could become the love of her life, she has no idea who he really is either…. Friend with benefits? Possible life-long lover? Or foe? She can only hope in the end that he’s her UNFORGETABLE HERO!
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Just like the Princess in the classic tale Sleeping Beauty, Aurora’s life doesn’t really begin until her heart
is awakened by a handsome struggling artist.
But with her life in danger, Aurora must hide who she really is. Unbeknownst to her, her struggling artist isn’t who he appears to be either…. Friend, lover, or foe?
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About the Author:
As is the way with writers of fantasy, Janet Eaveshas always lived in other worlds. From the beginning of her memories to this day, she has taken pleasure in those moments when nothing stands between her and that flight of the imagination which rolls scene after scene, carrying her to uncharted places and introduces her to previously nonexistent people that only she hears and sees, until, blessedly, she has the privilege of harnessing the magic and sharing her visions with others through the written word.
Other books in the set…

WILL WORK FOR LOVE by Amie Denman, EPIC Award and Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence finalist. When a hurricane sweeps across St. Thomas, Whitney Oliver turns to a sexy carpenter whose secret life forces him to work for her love.
THIS MAGIC MOMENT by Bobbye Terry (writing as Daryn Cross), award winning author of contemporary, historical and fantasy romance. Zack Graham, CEO of Scrumbles Snack Cakes, is energetic, magnetic, and a workaholic who refuses to let a woman make a fool out of him again.
HER HIRED MAN by Cat Shaffer, Golden Heart finalist and award-winning writer..
Hot nights, a double sleeping bag and a stranger for a husband…how much can one city girl take?
HOLDING OUT FOR A HERO by Jennifer Johnson, who writes comedic romances so entertaining even guys read them. Author of the TMP top-selling Rescuing Riley. Abigail Benton is a bum magnet, according to her dad. When she becomes attracted to a homeless man at the community center, she wonders if what her dad says is true.
LONG DISTANCE LOVE by Margaret Ethridge, contemporary romance fan favorite and TMP top-selling author of Commitment. Sometimes the distance between two hearts can be measured in frequent flier miles.
SILENT PARTNER by Renee Vincent, award winning author of historical and contemporary romance.
Grayson Anders is a talented Latin-style dancer; Chloe LaRoche is a talented artist. When the two indulge in a passionate, out-of-control, one night stand, they wake the next morning consumed with inspiration.
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Love Bats Last by Pamela Aares

         Love Bats Last
        Pamela Aares
Book Tagline
When love’s in the game you can’t play it safe…
Book Description
In LOVE BATS LAST, author Pamela Aares introduces you to the Heart of the Game series. Get ready for All-Star alpha males and the strong women they come to love!
A stormy night changes their lives forever…
The baseball diamond isn’t the only field for all-star player Alex Tavonesi; he also runs his family’s prestigious vineyard. What he can’t seem to run is his love life. He’s closing in on the perfect vintage and the perfect game, but so far the perfect woman has eluded him.
Veterinarian Jackie Brandon is eluding her aristocratic past and memories of a soccer star who jilted her just before their wedding. She devotes herself to a marine mammal rescue center on the northern California coast, where hundreds of seals and sea lions are washing up dead.
A chance meeting in a midnight storm brings Alex and Jackie together to rescue a stranded whale. Watching her work, he realizes she’s the passionate, courageous woman he thought he’d never find–he just has to overcome her deep distrust of jocks. Jackie’s passion and courage lead her to discover what’s killing the sea mammals. The culprits want to silence her, and Alex is the only one standing in their way. What will he sacrifice to save the woman he loves?
Quotes and Praise
“Pamela Aares deftly weaves together the desires and strategies of world-class sports with the equally charged realm of the heart to create fast-moving tales you’ll wish would never end.”
Mary Beath, award-winning author of Refuge of Whirling Light on the contemporary series the Heart of the Game.
“A new star in the romance world!” —E. Alexander, New York Times best-selling author
About the Author

Pamela is an author of contemporary and historical romance novels. Her first book, Jane Austen and the Archangel (Angels Come to Earth, #1) was released in 2012. Midnight Becomes You, (Angels Come to Earth, #2) will release in 2014, along with three more books in the Heart of the Game series, all releasing in 2014.
Before becoming a romance author, Pamela Aares produced and wrote award-winning films and radio shows including Your Water, Your Life featuring actress Susan Sarandon and the NPR series New Voices. After producing The Powers of the Universe and The Earth’s Imagination, she knew without a doubt that romance lives at the heart of the universe and powers the greatest stories of all.
Pamela holds a Master’s Degree from Harvard and lives in the wine country of California with her husband and two curious cats. Her love of nature led to adventures scuba diving the coral reefs of Fiji, exploring the cliffs of Greece, sea kayaking the Rosario Straits and white water rafting the wild and scenic rivers of the west—and romance!
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Spotlight on Entangled Publishing

EntADS-3yrAnni(200x300)Entangled is turning 3!
Three years ago this February, Entangled launched our first category imprint with Indulgence. The Marriage Bargain, one of our first releases in Indulgence, went on to be one of the top selling books of 2012 and catapulted Jennifer Probst to the USA Today and NY Times bestseller lists.  Since then, we’ve grown to have six category romance imprints, as well as single title books for teens and adults in our Select, Edge, and Teen imprints, and have had multiple USA Today and NY Times bestsellers.  It’s been a wild three years!
We’re celebrating!  All month long, our February new releases, as well as select titles on our Steals and Deals page (hyperlink to: http://www.entangledpublishing.com/category/steals-and-deals/ ), are just 99 cents! 
Yes, you read that right. Every new release will be offered at an introductory price of just 99 cents!
Be sure to join our big Facebook celebration from February 24th-28th with scavenger hunts, authors, games, gossip, and lots of fun! (hyperlink to: https://www.facebook.com/events/758022494216668/)
Explore our new website and prepare to find romance, because we have something for everyone (hyperlink to: http://entangledpublishing.com ) and join our “Steals and Deals” newsletter (http://www.entangledpublishing.com/category/steals-and-deals/).
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We’re kicking off the month-long celebration with three new Brazens, each with a smoking hot military man front and center and each for just 99 cents!
Marine for Hire, by Tawna FenskeMFH_500
She thought she’d sworn off military men for good…
Sam Kercher is every inch a wickedly hot Marine. Tall. Sexy. Lethal. When his best friends call in a favor, Sam is forced to face an entirely new line of duty—playing nanny for their newly divorced sister and her squirming seven-month-old twin boys. If Sam can dissemble an M16 in his sleep, diaper duty should be a cakewalk…right?
Unfortunately, Operation Nanny isn’t quite that simple. Sheridan has sworn off overbearing military men, so Sam must protect her from her dirtbag ex without revealing just how much he has in common with her brothers. Or that he’s been ordered not to touch her. Ever. Problem is, Sheri’s one hell of a gorgeous woman, capable of making this hard-bodied Marine even harder. And Sam wants her bad.
Protect the girl. Care for the babies. Hide his identity. And keep his hands off. But even the most disciplined Marine has weaknesses…and Sheridan is one Sam might not be able to resist.
Staking His Claim, by Tessa BaileySHC_500
He wants her. All of her.
NYPD sniper Matt Donovan is in Hell. Instead of driving his best friend’s little sister home from college, he’s stuck with her roommate—a fresh-faced ray-of-sunshine with a body that makes grown men weep. There’s no way he’ll allow himself to taint the little vixen, no matter how hard she tries to tempt him, so he resigns himself to the longest—and hardest—drive of his life.
Matt’s obvious attraction suits grad student Lucy Mason just fine. She had no idea her brother’s best friend was so deliciously hot. Knowing he’d never have his wicked way with his buddy’s sister, she lies about her identity and seduces him. But Matt’s no fumbling college boy. His desires run deep—and dark—and he wants to teach Lucy what wicked really means.
Matt’s demanding appetites only make Lucy want more. But when her cover’s blown, he’s furious—even as his hunger for her becomes insatiable. Matt can’t trust anyone, least of all himself. And he knows all too well that darkness always destroys the light…
TY_500Temporarily Yours, by Jen McLaughlin, writing as Diane Alberts
This soldier’s the perfect hoax…if she doesn’t fall for him first.
Stats whiz Kayla Moriarity knows her way around numbers and algorithms. Men, on the other hand, are unsolvable equations. Now Kayla’s en route to her sister’s wedding—without the fictional boyfriend she invented for her family. Fortunately, her plane comes complete with complimentary cocktails and a ridiculously hot ex-marine in the seat beside her. And that’s all it takes for Kayla’s inhibitions to go sailing out the airlock…
Cooper Shillings has soft spot for people in trouble, but he certainly wasn’t expecting to land in it himself—and definitely not while getting naughty mid-air with a sexy southern belle. When he hears Kayla’s predicament, however, he offers his services as a stand-in boyfriend. After all, he’s heading overseas soon…and how could he refuse a little no-strings wickedness?
It’s the perfect plan. And all Kayla has to do is ensure her family falls for the ultimate bluff, without falling for it—and Cooper—in the process…
We appreciate you and want readers to be able to fill up their eReaders all month long with great books at introductory prices.  Thank you for an amazing
first three years.  This is just the beginning.
~The Entangled ‘Love’ Team