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EskieMama & Dragon Lady Reads Sunday Spotlight w/Giveaway: Where There's A Will by Alex R. Carver

Welcome to EskieMama & Dragon Lady Reads Sunday Spotlight!
Today we are spotlighting Alex R Carver's  Where There's A Will!
Enter below for a chance to win 1 of 5 ecopies of Where There's A Will from Alex R Carver!

Alex R. Carver's  Where There's A Will!

A kidnapped teen, held who knows where 3.5 million Euros are demanded in ransom, but is that all the kidnappers want? 
Inspector Stone is tasked with finding the girl and bringing her home safely. Hard enough under normal circumstances, but between investigating an unrelated armed robbery, family problems and the machinations of an ambitious underling, it's almost impossible. When it turns out that the Russian Mafia might be involved in the kidnapping, things begin to spiral out of Stone's control.
Unknown to either Stone or Alice's parents, the kidnappers have more in mind than collecting a ransom. 
Stone needs to find Alice before the ransom can be paid and the kidnappers can make good on their threats. …

Giveaway: Live For Me by Erin McCarthy

Live for Me: Blurred Lines, Book 2 by Erin McCarthy Date of Publication: March 16, 2017 Blurb
In and out of foster care her whole life, Tiffany Ennis has never had space or privacy, so housesitting a mansion on the coast of Maine with only the absentee rich owner's dog for company is pure bliss. But her peace is shattered when the owner returns to his compound unexpectedly. Tiffany finds him to be sexy and intriguing, showing an interest in her that must be mocking, given that everyone's always told her she's plain, nothing special.
Devin Gold, known in the music industry as Gold Daddy, is usually in New York City attending drop parties and having men and women alike throw themselves at him, and Tiffany wishes he'd stayed there. There's no reason for a top producer to hole up in Maine in the dead of winter, and every time she turns around he's asking her prying questions.
She finds herself starting to enjoy their intellectual conversations and clever sparring …

EskieMama & Dragon Lady Reads Review: Last Second Chance by Kristi Cramer

Last Second Chance Boys of Syracuse, Kansas #2 by  Kristi Cramer

Tim Reardon made a real mess of his life. After five years in a federal penitentiary, he’s given one last second chance: to work on a ranch in a small town where no one knows his history and he can start over. Learning to care for a sick horse brings him together with veterinarian Janie Thomas.

Unaware that his old boss is intent on bringing him back into the fold, Tim thinks his drug running days are behind him for good. Faced with the ultimatum to come back to Denver or die, he and Janie find themselves in the crosshairs of a deadly enemy.

Last Second Chance is the second Thomas Family Novel, a series of standalone novels featuring characters connected to the Thomas Family of Syracuse, Kansas.

Formerly Book 2 of The Boys of Syracuse, Kansas. There have been no substantial changes to the plot.

Review:                                5 stars
Tim Reardon made some bad decisions a while back and paid the price. Five years …

EskieMama & Dragon Lady Reads Review: Allegiance by Marilee Brothers

Allegiance The Soul Seekers Series by Marilee Brothers

Transplanted California girl, Melanie Sullivan, vows to stay in Oregon until she nails the killer of her best friend, Dani. Mel’s ability to search a soul for innocence or guilt is a big plus. Her love for Billy the Kid, former Marine and now a detective with the 3 Peaks police department is also a factor in her decision. She’s not quite sure what’s going on with Billy. Has the PTSD from his Middle East deployments returned?

When a hate crime is committed in 3 Peaks, Mel is recruited by sexy Homeland Security agent, Mick, who requires her soul-reading ability. Mick doesn’t hide his feelings. He’s more than eager to step in if Billy steps out, a complication Mel doesn’t need or want. As she goes undercover, Mel embarks on a dangerous journey, aided by her Uncle Paco and devoted friends.

Along the way, she learns a valuable lesson about the power of forgiveness.

Review:                              5 stars
Melanie Sullivan is a Ca…

EskieMama & Dragon Lady Reads Review: Meant For Me by Erin McCarthy

Meant For Me Blurred Lines #4 by  Erin McCarthy

A future gone off the rails…

Since Ethan Walsh realized his fiancĂ© was in love with another guy, his life has been spiraling out of control. He’s spent the last eighteen months drinking too much, hooking up with random girls, and flunking out of law school. When his sister Aubrey has a baby, he goes to visit her on the remote island off the coast of Maine, expecting it to be awkward.

A past that haunts the present…

What he isn’t expecting is Aubrey’s neighbor to be a beautiful and aloof blonde, Chloe, whose piano playing lulls him to sleep every night. He wants to talk to her, get to know her, kiss her.

But Chloe doesn’t speak, and no one knows why. So Ethan makes it his mission to learn the truth and instead falls in love with her smile, her music, her notes and texts to him. Helping Chloe feel safe enough to open up is actually healing him, but what happens when the darkness of reality threatens to destroy their new life?

And a love that…

EskieMama & Dragon Lady Reads Review: Bella Luna by Sharon Struth

Bella Luna Blue Moon Lake #3 by Sharon Struth

Her love life has gone to the dogs…

Rose Richardson is on the run from her dangerous ex-husband, a crime she didn’t commit—and the embarrassment of being an advice columnist with a disastrous personal life. Donning a fake identity, she escapes to a lovely lake house rental in rural Connecticut…only to discover her refuge is already occupied. Leo Drake is devastatingly handsome–and clearly wants to be alone. Rose stands her ground, even while she fears being found out for the fugitive she is. Plus, her sweet dog, Bella, seems to like the brooding widower, so how bad could he be?

A prize winning novelist, Leo lost everything after he lost his wife. But his mysterious housemate just might be the muse he needs to reignite his writing career. Despite his misgivings, Rose has secrets that only draw him closer, firing his imagination, even as his heart struggles with the attraction building between them. Plus, he kind of likes the quirky pooch…