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10/23/14 8:02 pm

Will Prater and me. Seeing friends and fans at GRL was a phenomenal experience. There was so much hugging going on that even though it was cold outside, (hello, Chicago in the fall,) it was warm and wonderful indoors. Before I left home, I was worried about my shifter panel with Poppy Dennison and Lynn Lorenz, but it actually went pretty well. We all talked, shared, answered questions and it was so nice of everyone to show up and support us. I will always be so g...

Release Date for Blue Days

10/07/14 4:31 am

I'm excited to announce that Blue Days is on the Coming Soon page at Dreamspinner Press with a November 5th release date! This one is about Dwyer and Takeo, (that's Dwyer there on the cover) and how they go from not-friends, to friends to falling in love. Here's the blurb: Falling for a coworker is rarely a good idea, especially for a man getting a last chance at salvaging his career. But from the moment Dwyer Knolls sees the beautiful but socially awkward Takeo Hiroyuki, he see...

Booyah Books To Fall In Love With - Our Top Picks For September

09/30/14 12:15 pm

Hi, everyone, thanks so much for stopping by to see what we got up to in the month of September at The Novel Approach. Of course, thanks also to Mary for letting us take over her blog once again so we can share the books we read and loved over the course of the last month. There's a diverse cross section of authors and genres to celebrate, so without further delay, here are our top picks for September. Tina – Happy Independ...

EM Lynley is on my blog today!

09/25/14 9:49 pm

This is awesome! EM has written a bonus scene from her new novel Spaghetti Western and is sharing it here today.  ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~ Riley’s a chef, and while he loves to cook, food hasn’t always meant love. He grew up in a house with distant parents who let the nanny take care of the kids. No hugs, kisses and cupcakes from Mommy. But when he meets Colby Zane and goes to work at the Rocking Z Ranch, he learns that food can be a...

Jamie Lake is on my blog today

09/17/14 6:51 am

BEING THE 'BAD BOY' OF M/M GAY ROMANCE It's not easy to be new kid on the block. I am completely new to the M/M world and I didn't start reading it until almost a year ago. Being a male, in a predominately female-driven genre has its advantages and disadvantages. I know what it's like to experience heart break from a man who promises you the world only to kick you to the curb. I know what it's like to watch someone you love kill themselves. I know what it's like to be ch...