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Hey all, so my publisher for my boy band book: Daisy and the Front Man has it marked down to .99 EEEEP! It’ll only be marked down until 10/2/16 🙂

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Blurb:

When Daisy Morris finds out she’s spending the summer with her dad, bodyguard for Seconds to Juliet—the hottest boy band around—she knows it couldn’t be more perfect. But not because she’s a fan. Oh, no. Because ever since front man Trevin Jacobs completely humiliated her by standing her up for homecoming, Daisy is out for a little revenge. Yup, Trevin Jacobs is goin’ down…

When one of his bandmates bets Trevin he can’t make Daisy—the gorgeous but surprisingly ice-cold daughter of their bodyguard—fall in love with him, it’s a bet he can’t resist. Sure, Daisy won’t give him the time of day for reasons he can’t understand, and her dad’s hell-bent against his little girl spending time with a superstar. But the terms are set, and Trevin is determined to make Daisy fall…hard.

But every front man should know never to trust a girl with a pretty face…

Disclaimer: This Entangled Teen Crush book contains adult language, sexual situations, and seriously hot boys. It may cause swoony daydreams involving a certain super-cute front man.

Each book in the Backstage Pass Series is a standalone, full-length story that can be enjoyed out of order.
Series Order:
Book #1 – Aimee and the Heartthrob
Book #2 – Mia and the Bad Boy
Book #3 – Daisy and the Front Man
Book #4 – Anya and the Shy Guy
Book #5 – Abby and the Cute One

Buy Links: Amazon – Barnes and Noble – Kobo – Amazon Australia – Amazon UK – Amazon Canada 

 

 

 

 

 

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So French Fries With a Side of Guys is out TODAY! SQUEEEEEEEEE….

However, Amazon is saying it doesn’t release until the 20th (which my publisher is checking into). But here is the blurb/cover for it, and there’s a link for you to enter a giveaway below that my publisher is doing:

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Blurb:

Payton Carter is one of six kids (all of which are named after famous football players), not to mention the only girl in the Carter household. With this much testosterone and no mother, it’s no wonder she’s absolutely clueless when it comes to makeup, dances, and talking to guys she’s crushing on. And now she’s about ready to start her freshman year of high school, which is nerve wrenching enough, but when she ends up running into her crush, Chance Montgomery, at her dad’s sports restaurant, she finds out that the quarterback for their rival team is moving to Aller Falls. This is nothing short of fate.
Payton realizes she has to find a way to impress Chance and get him to ask her out or at least know she’s interested in him—preferably without dropping a plateful of fries on his head, like she did last time. After taking her two oldest brothers’ advice, she decides to go out for the freshman football team, figuring that between practices and games she and her crush will surely be able to talk. And maybe talking will lead to something more permanent or at least to a first kiss. Only this plan backfires in ways she never imagined, when she beats Chance Montgomery out of the starting quarterback position. Now not only does she make him the laughing stock of the team, but also has to figure out how to avoid the snotty cheerleaders, a traitor best friend, not to mention winning games for her team. Too bad this is just the beginning of her freshman year.

Giveaway Link:  http://iheartyabooks.blogspot.com/2016/09/bookblitz-newrelease-excerpt-giveaway_79.html?spref=tw

Amazon.com: https://www.amazon.com/French-Fries-Side-Rebekah-Purdy-ebook/dp/B01LFRAJEI/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1473870402&sr=8-2&keywords=rebekah+l+purdy#nav-subnav

Will post rest of the buy links as the book goes live!

 

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Eep, so this is a book that’s been in the making for over 10 years. I wrote it in 2006 and then shelved it. Then when my publisher was asking me about another YA Contemporary Romance, I decided to try and clean this one up. So now, everyone will get to meet Payton Carter–and her brothers…Did I also mention this is a sports book? And Payton plays football?

There’s also a giveaway you can enter too! So follow the link below to see the cover reveal. It’s kind of Retro looking, but I think that’s kinda cool.

Blurb:

Payton Carter is one of six kids (all of which are named after famous football players), not to mention the only girl in the Carter household. With this much testosterone and no mother, it’s no wonder she’s absolutely clueless when it comes to makeup, dances, and talking to guys she’s crushing on. And now she’s about ready to start her freshman year of high school, which is nerve wrenching enough, but when she ends up running into her crush, Chance Montgomery, at her dad’s sports restaurant, she finds out that the quarterback for their rival team is moving to Aller Falls. This is nothing short of fate.
Payton realizes she has to find a way to impress Chance and get him to ask her out or at least know she’s interested in him—preferably without dropping a plateful of fries on his head, like she did last time. After taking her two oldest brothers’ advice, she decides to go out for the freshman football team, figuring that between practices and games she and her crush will surely be able to talk. And maybe talking will lead to something more permanent or at least to a first kiss. Only this plan backfires in ways she never imagined, when she beats Chance Montgomery out of the starting quarterback position. Now not only does she make him the laughing stock of the team, but also has to figure out how to avoid the snotty cheerleaders, a traitor best friend, not to mention winning games for her team. Too bad this is just the beginning of her freshman year.

Link for cover reveal:

https://cexleybooks.blogspot.com/2016/09/cover-reveal-french-fries-with-side-of.html

 

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Ummmm…so The Winter’s Spite Paperback “kinda” released early AHHHH (like 12 days early). The ebook is up for preorder on a couple of sites as well. The official ebook release is June 27, 2016 (which is when the paperback was also supposed to release). But anyway, here are some of the links. B & N won’t show until probably the actual release date. And Kobo should be anytime now (either today or this weekend). Will add more links as the book goes up!

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Okay, so in honor of it getting closer to the release of the 3rd and final Winter People book (The Winter’s Spite) on June 27th, I figured I’d share a short excerpt with you!

You can go here to read it :  EXCERPT

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Okay, so obviously it’s been awhile since my last post. Life sometimes gets SUPER busy and I have to stay off social media (LOL). First of all, I have some news to share (woot-w00t) 🙂

I’ve sold another book  (AHHH-so freaking excited). It’s entitled: Incriminating Dating (YA Contemporary). It’s described as Election meets Can’t Hardly wait. It’s set for Winter 2017 publication date.

Official sales info here :

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We’re only a few months away from the release of The Winter’s Spite (the 3rd and final book in the Winter People series). And I’ll have a YA Contemporary entitled French Fries, Football, and My Freshman Year coming out tentatively October 2016. And next year I’ll have more books coming out (YAY). So lots of busy things.

So if I’m kind of quiet on here, it’s not because I don’t love you guys, it just means that I’m trying to plow my way through 3 book deadlines (1 that needs edits-lots of them (hahaha), another 1 that is only like 1/10th of the way written and it’s due to my editor in June, and I have another 50 page proposal I owe another editor for a book by May. So yeah, plate is kind of full). Not to mention I have a day job that keeps me away from home for about 12 hours a day (between long commute/and working). Plus we have soccer season in full swing, we’re planning a graduation party for my son, and we have another son who is getting married in a few months.

I promise though to try to keep you updated with any news or awesome things that’ll be going on 🙂

Hope you’re all doing well.

 

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Want to be a part of the book cover reveal for the 3rd Winter People book: The Winter’s Spite? I’ll be doing a reveal on Friday 1/29/2016. So if you’d like to help please comment below or message me. To reveal the cover all you need to do is post it on your FB page, or blog, twitter, or instagram (or all the above) LOL. Or any social media outlet you have. Make sure to leave me an email if you’d like to take part so I can email you the stuff the night before 🙂 ((HUGS)) and thanks for all your support! The cover is GORGEOUS… can’t wait for everyone to see it!

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Soooo, today I’m revealing my book cover for my newest book that’ll be coming out on February 10, 2015. This is a YA Contemporary Romance…lots of funny stuff (if I do say so myself). And some of the stuff from their family vacation, I may or may not have based off of real family events (LOL).

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Book Blurb:

First rule of breakups: There’s no going back.

For three years, seventeen-year-old Grace Evers has regretted breaking up with Sage Castle.

That day, she lost her boyfriend and best friend. And let’s be honest, it’s impossible to just be friends with the one person who gets you, faults and all, and loved you anyway. It’s impossible not to think about how it felt to be held by him, or the way he looked right before he was about to kiss you with the most perfectly yummy kiss goodnight.

And now that things are over between them, they’ve become strangers to one another. Sage won’t even look at Grace, let alone talk to her!

Breakup life sucks and Grace is utterly miserable, doing whatever she can to ease the pain of losing Sage. She’s spent the better part of high school pretending to be something she’s not and hanging out with people who probably wouldn’t notice if she wasn’t there. Crappy dates, backstabbing friends, and Sage’s cold shoulder have taken their toll.


So when her parents propose going away to a house on Lake Michigan for the summer, Grace is thrilled. No more massively bad dates with horrible kissers or lunch with frienemies. Just three months of swimming,  hiking, and relaxing before senior year starts.

But when Grace learns Sage and his family will be joining them, she readies herself for a totally awkward family vacation of disastrous proportions. How can it be anything but awful if Sage won’t even acknowledge she exists?

This is it, Grace’s last chance to get Sage back and unbreakup.

PRE ORDER from AMAZON: http://www.amazon.com/How-Unreakup-Rebekah-L-Purdy-ebook/dp/B00RY204ZS/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1420723132&sr=1-1

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Happy Valentine’s Day!! Okay, so I in 2011 I had a book that came out called Staking Shadows…which is a story I adore… This last year (2013), the publisher who published it went out of business and the rights reverted back to me on it. So, for those of you who haven’t read it yet, I’m going to be giving away PDF versions of it, for FREE!!! YAY! This is my Valentine’s Day treat to you. And all you have to do is leave a comment on my blog w/your email address in it and I’ll send you a copy of it! See, easy – peasy.

Also, I will pick a few commenters below and send some signed Romeo Club bookmarks…(they’re adorable) so make sure you leave an email address so I can contact you if you’re chosen.

If you’ve already read Staking Shadows, then no worries, I’ll be having other contests in the coming months with chances to win stuff so definitely keep your eye out. I have a few books releasing in the next couple of months that I’ll have some cool stuff up for grabs.

Here’s the back cover blurb for Staking Shadows:

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STAKING SHADOWS

Summer “Sun” McKellar was twelve when her world was shattered by the appearance of the “soul-suckers,” a god-like hybrid with a vapid hunger for human souls. Within mere days entire towns were wiped out. But Summer was one of the lucky ones, or at least she managed to escape with her life—what was left of it.

Now, five years later, Summer is one of only a handful of survivors left on Earth. A place where night dominates and humans are harvested for their souls. By daylight Summer is the leader of a small band of survivors, while at dusk she becomes a hunter, with only one goal in mind; to take back her world one dead soul-sucker at a time. This routine serves her well until an enemy patrolman named Raven saves her life. He causes complications she never dreamt possible, making her rethink her strategy. For their chance encounter and the danger that surrounds it will ultimately force them to choose between loyalty to their own kinds or the forbidden…

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Sooo…it looks like they’re having blog tour sign ups for The Romeo Club!! SQUEEEEE…I can’t believe this book comes out in like 2 months! My first YA Contemporary Romance!!!  I had SO much fun writing this book and am SO excited for everyone to read it.

If you’d like to try and get in on the blog tour you can go here and sign up:  http://us6.campaign-archive2.com/?u=3c46be723ce1fdc018c5f5545&id=d2581e1f0c

Hope everyone is having a FAB January! I’m in the midst of editing two books right now (The Winter People and The Legend of Me). Definitely keeping busy, that’s for sure. And my daughter made the basketball team so I’ll be hanging out at the Lady Jackets basketball games rooting for her!

Also starting to get back into reading again. My “To Be Read” pile is getting to the point of turning into a mountain so I figured I better get cracking (LOL).

How’s everyone else doing? Read any good books?

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