Book Excerpt: Beneath the African Sun by Maria Lynch

Title: Beneath the African Sun Author: Maria Lynch Publisher: Friesen Press Pages: 282 Genre: Historical Fiction When Sabby Mendes leaves Portuguese Goa aboard the dhow Monsoon Wind bound for British East Africa in 1916, he has one dream—to find work as a tailor in the relatively new capital of Nairobi. Sabby is a young man, still a teenager, but he is determined to build a life for himself, and he knows that the opportunities in the British Protectorate are better than those facing him at home. A bright, affable young man with a genuine passion and talent for tailoring, he
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Book Feature: Time to Die and Time to Live by John Gilstrap

  Inside the Book:       Title: Time to Die Author: John Gilstrap Release Date: May 10, 2016 Publisher: Lyrical Underground Genre: Mystery/Suspense Format: Ebook WIN, LOSE, OR DIE   In the fourth electrifying installment of John Gilstrap’s five-part novel, a desperate manhunt for two reckless lovers takes a dangerous turn—heading straight for a dead end . . . Nicki Janssen is no longer the innocent little girl her father thinks she is. She’s a wanted criminal on the run—with a convicted killer she thought she could trust . . . Brad Ward knows he can’t outrun the cops forever. But
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Book Feature: Storm Surge, Vengeance of Demons and Demon Hunting with a Dixie Deb

  Inside the Book: Title: Storm Surge Author: Celia Ashley Release Date: May 10, 2016 Publisher: Lyrical Press Genre: Paranormal Romance Format: Ebook Named after a goddess who turns her lovers to stone, an insular New England coastal town holds more secrets than it can keep… Torn from her hometown and her father as a child, Paige Waters’ last memory of both is fraught with mystery and confusion. Now, sixteen years later, with both her parents gone, Paige returns to Alcina Cove, certain there is more to the painful story than she’s been led to believe. The answers must lie within the
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Summer Heat Book Blast! Win $10 Amazon Gift Card!

Title: Summer Heat Box Set Authors: Caridad Pineiro, Nina Bruhns, Rebecca York, Jennifer Lowery, Taylor Lee, Traci Hall, Stephanie Queen, Alicia Street, Kathy Ivan, Jackie Ivie, Michele Hauf, Rachelle Ayala, Katy Walters, Melissa Keir, Dani Haviland, Jacquie Biggar Publisher: Chill Out Genre:  Anthology/Box Set 16 All New Contemporary Romances from NY Times, USA Today, and International Bestselling Authors. Guaranteed to make your blood run hot. Passion, steamy nights, excitement, and suspense. Something to suit every reader’s taste. Grab a cool drink (you’ll need it!), find a hammock, and curl up for an unforgettable escape. 1: Caridad Pineiro, Under the Boardwalk
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Book Feature: Cooking Up Trouble, Skinny Dipping Season, Fiance for Keeps and Flip This Love

  Inside the Book: Title: Cooking Up Trouble Author: Judi Lynn Release Date: April 12, 2016 Publisher: Lyrical Press Genre: Contemporary Romance Format: Ebook Welcome to Mill Pond and small-town country living, filled with fresh air, fresh food, and plenty of fresh gossip—especially when it comes to romance… It’s impossible not to notice when someone new shows up in Mill Pond. Especially someone as obviously out-of-place as Ian McGregor. His stylish suit and fancy car scream “city slicker.” And when Tessa Lawrence discovers he can’t even change a tire, she has no choice but to help. That’s just what the locals do.
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First Chapter Reveal: Fatal Reunion by Ken Malovos

Title: Fatal Reunion Author: Ken Malovos Publisher: CreateSpace Pages: 284 Genre: Legal Thriller Jason Robinson attends his 20th high school reunion where he connects with his old girlfriend. The next day she is dead and he is charged with her murder. He asks attorney Mike Zorich to represent him. Mike feels that the case against Jason is week, even though Jason has given inconsistent statements and some emails emerge that give him a motive to commit murder. Meanwhile, Mike is trying to cope with his own problem with alcohol. After his friends confront him, he enters rehabilitation and then begins
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Cover Reveal: In Too Deep by Kristina Matthews

Inside the Book:     Title: In Too Deep Author: Kristina Matthews Publisher: Lyrical Shine Genre: Romance Format: Ecopy Oh, baby! For the first time in her life, adventure reporter Miranda Wilde has a plan that doesn’t involve scaling mountains or swimming with sharks. Miranda is about to do something scarier—she’s about to become a mother. Determined to deliver the news to her unborn baby’s father, Miranda arrives in Swift River to find the rugged resort owner with whom she shared an unexpectedly sexy weekend. Except Carson Swift is out of town—on his honeymoon—leaving his twin brother in charge. It’s
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Interview with Thriller Author Sean Dow

About the Author Sean Dow is a pulmonary and critical care physician in Great Falls, Montana. He started writing thriller novels in 2011, and has three titles, one of which, Debridement, is in its second printing and is being made into a feature film. Sean was born in Iowa City, but was raised on a small farm in Kansas before leaving for medical school, and the adventures beyond. His career was largely in Klamath Falls, Oregon, a town that still feels like home. He did a brief stent in Las Vegas before moving to the paradise of Montana. When not
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Introducing Ann Marie Mershon’s YOU MUST ONLY TO LOVE THEM: LESSONS LEARNED IN TURKEY Book Blast!

Literarily Speaking and Pump Up Your Book are pleased to bring you Ann Marie Mershon’s YOU MUST ONLY TO LOVE THEM: LESSONS LEARNED IN TURKEY Book Blast! Please leave her a message below to let her know you stopped by! Inside the Book Title: You Must Only To Love Them: Lessons Learned in Turkey Author: Ann Marie Mershon Publisher: Maple Hill Publications Pages: 282 Genre: Memoir/Travel Living overseas is the best way to understand the world and its varied cultures. Recently divorced, Ann Marie decided to pursue her life dream of living overseas and accepted a position as a prep
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Murder For Me by Russel Little Cover Reveal!

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Russel Little’s MURDER FOR ME Cover Reveal! Please stop at the blogs who will be hosting him on May 13! Inside the Book Title: MURDER FOR ME Author: Russell Little Publisher: Independent Genre: Psycho-Thriller Larry Lamb is a mediocre attorney. His last client committed suicide. Larry Lamb is a mediocre husband. His wife divorced him because she thinks he’s crazy. But Larry Lamb’s luck is about to turn around. Oil tycoon Don Stonek needs an attorney good enough to be convincing—but bad enough to lose his case. Stonek’s wife Ava is
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