Bits 'n Bobs Author Blog
Welcome to the Valentine's Day hop!
From Feb 11 to Feb 14, you are invited to visit each author's site, grab the name of the hero from their sponsored book, and then enter your info in the rafflecopter drawing set up on Elizabeth Rose's site. Your chance to win some fabulous prizes is just a 'hop' away!
My featured book is the newest in the Hardy Heroines series,
The Highlander's Crusader Bride.
Heroine, Arbela, meets her hero, Caelen, when she challenges him to an archery contest.
Will it be love? Or a contest of wills?
My prize for the hop is a signed copy of the first book in the Hardy Heroines series, Highland Escape, in it's original cover, a bag of Walker's Shortbread Scottie dogs, and a lovely notepad entitled, Follow Your Heart.
Be sure to follow the links to each author's site. Check out the prizes, discover their featured hero, and head over to Elizabeth Rose's site to enter the rafflecopter.
Below is a list of the authors' sites. Click on each one for the next step in the hop. (Don't worry--there is a list on every site)
Good luck, and Happy Valentine's Day!
Valentine hop links
1) Elizabeth Rose
2) Victoria Vane
3) Lily Baldwin
4) Vonda Sinclair
5) Cathy MacRae
6) Amy Jarecki
7) Meara Platt
8) Lana Williams
There's a giveaway contest going on on my facebook page!
You'll find the instructions on the pinned post.
Good luck! Happy Valentines Day!
(Must have a US address)
Today I'm sharing the hop with Barbara Bettis. Her excerpt is from her book, The Lady of the Forest.
You can find my excerpt from The Highlander's Crusader Bride on her blog: http://barbarabettis.blogspot.co.uk
Don't forget to comment for a chance to win one of my ebooks!
The Lady of the Forest
“Yes?” Kate tried to keep her manner calm, but dread made her voice shake. When Jamie didn’t continue, she prompted, “What about Oscar?”
“They’re going to chop off his fingers. Tomorrow, so’s everyone can watch. He’s to be made a ’zample.”
Jamie nodded. “Maude says as how the lord wants folks to see what’ll happen if they don’t do what he says. Especially ’bout going into the forest. She were cryin’ something awful.”
A wave of nausea hit Kate. She caught her breath in a sharp, “Ah,” and sank onto a stool. His fingers. An especially cruel sentence for a champion archer. She couldn’t allow Oscar to be hurt.
“Let me think for a bit.” She forced confidence into her tone to reassure the lad. “We’ll find a way to help.”
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Follow Barbara's excerpts next week at http://www.jennifletcher.com/. Be sure to leave a comment for a chance at an ebook of your choice.
You'll find me on Elisabeth Hobbes' blog: https://elisabethhobbes.co.uk/
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When her elderly husband dies, Lady Katherine fakes her own death and disappears into the forest with others escaping the brutish new lord. Determined to protect her people, she knocks the wrong man senseless. But Lord Henry isn’t an enemy, he’s the brother of her childhood friend. Although his tender confidence tempts her, she’s bound by duty.
Henry of Chauvere has found the one lady he wants for his own, never mind she’s tied him hand and foot. When he learns the king has ordered her to wed Stonehill’s ruthless new master, he insists Kate seek haven with his sister. But she won’t desert her friends. Henry vows to solve her problem, provided he catches a traitor before the threat from Kate’s past catches her.
When a daring rescue compels Henry and Kate to join forces, their attraction grows into love. If only duty didn’t drive them apart.
Buy Link: Amazon: https://www.amzn.com/dp/B01LDJUXK8
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