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Saturday, December 15, 2012

CHRONICLES OF KASSOUK SERIES - by Vijaya Schartz

Great news, this award-winning romantic science fiction series, up until now only available in eBooks (all formats), is coming to print. WHITE TIGER came out in paperback earlier this year, and RED LEOPARD was just released in print two days ago.


Each book can be read separately as a unique story, but above is the proper order. Notice that NOAH'S ARK is a prequel. It comes firt, but it was published last, so it will also come last in paperback. BLACK JAGUAR is scheduled for paperback release in February, and the other titles will follow promptly in 2013.

Find the books at AMAZON  -  B&N  -  ARE  -  SONY  -  KOBO  -  and everywhere else.


RED LEOPARD:
http://amzn.com/1612529763

In charge of the fortress of Kassouk in the King's absence, what is Terek to do when a Goddian spacecraft lands in his medieval backyard, and the striking woman leading the galactic party insists on colonization?

Galya, the Goddian Princess commanding the geological vessel, is bent on finding a crystal with unusual hyper-conductor properties. And the futile resistance of the local population isn’t going to stop her. Not even that defiant tribal chief nicknamed Red Leopard, like the infernal feline that follows him everywhere.

Terek and his band of swordsmen and felines must defend their people’s freedom, no matter the cost. But with this unexpected arrival, an old prophecy surfaces, taking new meaning and carrying a new threat... When political intrigues, greed, murder and betrayal tip the scales, whom can Galya really trust? Her fellow Goddians? the Mutants bred to serve her race? or her primitive Human enemy?

"action packed, fast paced story... I can't wait to read the next book in the Chronicles of Kassouk series." 5 angels - Fallen Angel Reviews

"This book was so good. The plot, characters, setting, everything was laid out in detail; vivid and believable. I was completely lost in the world Vijaya created and loving every second of it."
- 5 stars - Shawna K. - Goodreads.com

"Packed with action and adventure. Galya ... a tough warrior... a sweetness about her that makes her easy to like... I loved how Rascal was Terek's faithful companion and defender throughout nearly the entire story... I really liked Red Leopard." - The Hope Chest Reviews

Hope you try this series if you haven't already. Either in eBook or in paperback.

Wishing you the greatest holidays.

Vijaya Schartz
Blasters, Swords, Romance with a Kick
http://www.vijayaschartz.com

Monday, November 5, 2012

Shadowed Dreams

Book 2 of the Shadow Series has released.

Matthew has braved the war and near death with one thought in mind… Rebekah. He won her hand in marriage, and now he has a few short months to make her see how much he loves her. How much he needs her. Given the wall she's put up between them, he prays he'll have enough time.

After fleeing the war, Rebekah is determined to go west to Oregon, only to be turned down when she tries to join the train. Matthew's proposal of marriage, in name only to help her west, becomes the miracle she needs. Loving him as she does, she dreads the idea of letting him go once they reach Oregon, but how can she ask him to stay with her, to love her? How could he love her once he's found out her secret? She must guard her heart and his.


Enjoy an Excerpt from Shadowed Dreams

What was he thinking? Did he want to kiss her again? She sighed just thinking about it. She couldn't allow it even though she wanted him to kiss her. Her body swayed in his direction. 

He let her chin go instead. "We should get some rest. We leave pretty early." 

Rebekah nodded in agreement. She started to ready herself for bed and stopped when she thought about the sleeping arrangements. Panic rose in her. 

The suite had two bedrooms. Caroline was in one room. Andrew slept on the small bed in this room. Only one larger bed was empty. Matthew had already removed his boots, panicking her further. 

"Where are you sleeping?" Her heart thundered with fear. 

He looked up at her. If she didn't know better, he was embarrassed. Maybe he didn't want to sleep with her either. Strangely, that bothered her. Ninny. He shouldn't sleep with you. He... She should explain. Tell him why she was so frightened. 

"If you don't mind, I thought I'd sleep in here with you. With my wife." 

While it relieved her he was going to sleep with her, it scared her at the same time. She stood quickly. "But I..." She wanted to protest. She didn't have to. 

"I remember our bargain, and I'll keep my promise. I'll be the perfect gentleman. I'd sleep on the couch, but it's rather small, and I need a good night's sleep. Besides, it'd look better if I slept here. We are supposed to be married." 

Rebekah was being silly, and she knew it. It was true. The couch was too small as was Andrew's bed. And Matthew couldn't very well sleep with Caroline. She wouldn't allow it. Maybe she could sleep with Caroline? No, she was his wife. He had a right to share her bed at least. If she went to sleep with Caroline, her cousin would inundate her with questions. Questions she had no desire to answer. 

"All right," Rebekah hesitated. "You promise?" 

Matthew removed his shirt, stretched slightly, and laid out on the bed. Rebekah wondered if she shouldn't divert her eyes. "I promise." He crossed his heart, and patted the empty space beside him. Trying not to look at the strapping muscles or the dark silk hair on the firm chest of the half-naked man reclining on the bed, Rebekah crossed the room. Amazed herself she didn't trip. She considered rolling a blanket for a wall between them, but quickly got under the covers and turned her back to him. 

Matthew lifted himself up on one arm, and looked down at her. "Is that what you're sleeping in?" His voice held the hint of play. 

"Ah... yes... ah, I'm quite comfortable." She stammered and didn’t look at him. "You?" 

"I'm fine." He leaned in. His lips close to her ear. "However, I'd be happier if you'd remove your... shoes." He laid back. She was certain he was grinning like a polecat. 

"Oh my!" She hadn't realized. He must think her quite the fool. She shot up, quickly removed her shoes, and laid back down. "Sorry." 

"It's fine." He leaned over her again. "Rebekah?" 

Her heart raced. Now what did he want? There was no way she was removing the dress. "Yes, Matthew?" The bed moved again as his body shifted. He was so close she felt his warm breath softly touched her neck. 

"Would it bother you if I kissed my wife goodnight?" 

"I… ah… guess not." She felt like a bigger fool. She rolled a little until his face was just above hers and then closed her eyes. 

He laid whisper-soft kisses on each of her cheeks. Then tenderly kissed her lips. A short, sweet kiss. 

"Goodnight, Rebekah," he whispered. He pulled back from her, blew out the lamp beside him and laid back. 

"Goodnight." The frown she felt went clean to her soul with the disappointment his kiss hadn't lasted longer. She was disgusted with herself because she was disappointed, and that she'd even considered his kiss in such a manner. Why… she was nothing but a brazen woman. He deserved better and that was that. She fell asleep reminding herself of the reason Matthew should never care for her. 






Don't forget to pick up When Shadows Fall for the beginning story of Matthew and Rebekah




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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

THE HUNT -- YA Fantasy Series -- EPIC Finalist

Michelle Levigne is delighted to announce that BUTTERFLY, the third book in the YA fantasy series "The Hunt," is a finalist in the 2013 EPIC Awards, in the YA category.

The EPIC Awards is for excellence in electronic publishing. This year's winners will be announced in March at the annual EPICon awards banquet in Vancouver, WA.

For information on electronic publishing, EPIC, and the EPIC Awards, check the EPIC website.

"The Hunt" is published by Writers Exchange of Australia.

What's it about?

The Hunt are children, refugees from another dimension, who have been sent to Earth by their families, the ruling clans of their world, to protect them and their Talents from the galactic despot, Gahlmorag. Given into the protection of the Hounds of Hamin, the children have been separated not only by miles, but by time -- and now they are just starting to find each other.

In BUTTERFLY, Beth remembers that she is a member of the Hunt and her future duties. As she remakes herself from overweight, clumsy, invisible geek to battle-readiness, she gains the attention of the wrong people in her high school -- including a new champion, Tommy DiCorsi, the black-garbed "bad boy" of the school. Tommy and Beth learn from each other as they stand up to her enemies ... and when another member of the Hunt shows up and complicates her situation almost beyond control.


For more information on the other Hunt stories, check Michelle's web site and her blog:
www.Mlevigne.com
www.MichelleLevigne.blogspot.com

Friday, October 19, 2012

Friday, September 14, 2012

Highland Games Through Time-Book #2 is OUT!

As I mentioned in my post on Sept. 10th, my new series is called Highland Games Through Time. I have set the stories in both  present day, at Scottish Highland Games, and in 16th century Scotland. I am pleased to announce that the second book in the series is out! 

My Banished Highlander, though readable as a stand-alone novel, does contain characters introduced in Book #1, My Honorable Highlander.

My hero in the second book is not so honorable! I combined my love of Highland Games, which I visit quite extensively, and all things Scottish. My hubby owns two kilts and belongs to both the Gunn Clan and the MacBeans. Here is some insight into this book:


Book Blurb of MY BANISHED HIGHLANDER


 
With a letter in her hand and a Highlander at her back, what could go wrong?

When his clan convicts Cameron Robeson of treason in 1598 Scotland, the last thing he thought his cousin the Laird would do was banish him to the future. With a certain woman on his mind, he plans revenge while surrounded by the sights and sounds of the modern day New England Highland Games. His plans go awry when a comely redheaded lass wearing the Mackenzie plaid lands at his feet.

Iona Mackenzie is worried about her friend, Haven, and searches for answers among the tents at the games. Whom can she trust to help? Her father? The handsome blacksmith? Or, the tall, golden-haired Highlander? Romance takes a back seat because saving her friend is her priority, no matter how great Cameron can kiss.

When a magical amulet and an angry sorcerer send this unlikely couple back through time, more than one heart will be broken. Danger, intrigue, and threats surround them, and feelings between Iona and Cameron grow hot and steamy. They fight the sorcerer and search for Iona’s friend, the woman he vowed to steal from his cousin. Will the strong-willed Highlander and the present day witch stop fighting long enough to listen to their hearts?
 
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Find out about all my books at MY BLOG
 
 
 

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

FIVE Star Review for THE EMBEZZLED ENVELOPE!!

Minx has done it again! Five stars for her latest murder mystery romance: THE EMBEZZLED ENVELOPE.

"In the sixth book of the Minx Tobin Mysteries, Susanne Marie Knight takes the newly engaged Minx and Gabe and plops them in the middle of a complex case that involves one of Minx’s co-workers. Minx tries to stay away from murder investigations, but they always seem to end up on her doorstep. While the Homicide department solves most of the cases on Gabe‘s desk, the murder case where Dallas Porter is the prime suspect is getting more complicated each day. New suspects are identified only to become victims themselves. Ms. Knight knows how to weave a murder mystery with lots of humor, unbelievable plot twists and a satisfying love story to keep the reader glued to the page. Can Gabe find the real murder before Minx becomes the next victim?"
--Candy, Single Titles Reviews.

Visit Desert Breeze Publishing, Amazon.com, other Internet sites for this intriguing series!

Susanne

Susanne Marie Knight

http://www.susanneknight.com
Read outside the box: award-winning Romance Writing With A Twist!
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Coming in November: The Questing Box (time-travel Regency)

Now Available: The Minx Tobin Mystery Series: The Embezzled Envelope--Case Six (Desert Breeze Publishing)
An old embezzlement case takes on a new twist: murder. When Minx tries to clear her good friend’s name, she gets burned... literally.
Book Trailer: http://youtu.be/Lb4wPYfCndg

Now Available: A Karmic Connection (Amazon)
Elizabeth and Paul went their separate ways twenty years ago. When their paths cross again, will they heed the psychic signs that they are meant to be together?Book Trailer: http://youtu.be/HyrgOdV3KJU 

Monday, September 10, 2012

Introducing...author Nancy Lee Badger

Tami has invited me to join fellow authors who have written a series and post the information here for all to see. Now that I have a series out, I am proud to join them!

A little background: I chose to set my series at present day Scottish Highland Games then gave them a paranormal twist using witches, Highlanders, and time travel. Why you ask?

For many, many years, my family and I have volunteered at the New Hampshire Highland Games. My husband has been giving his time for this huge three-day event for nearly 30 years! Ideas for a story were all around me, so I combined the sights and sounds of the athletes, bagpipes, marching bands, ethnic food, and colorful costumes to create my story.

My characters find themseleves flung out of their 'comfort zone'. What fun! Present day people are tossed into 16th century  Scotland, and 16th century Scottish hunks find themselves walking through the 21st century. It was fun to see these people struggle with what happens next.

The first book, My Honorable Highlander, was released last May and was my third attempt at Self-Publishing. I have books out with two publishers, but I had such success with my first attempt at 'doing it all myself' with my novella Dragon In The Mist, that I wanted this story 'out there'. The series, Highland Games Through Time, took off!

Buy Links-

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Also available in PRINT!


The Book Blurb of MY HONORABLE HIGHLANDER

Bumbling present day herbalist, Haven MacKay, gets more than she bargains for when her love spell goes awry, is cast back in time, and meets her true love -- Laird Kirkwall Gunn.             

Kirk’s plans go slightly off course when he falls in love with a woman wandering through the Scottish Highlands. After all, he has pledged to marry another, from an enemy clan, in order to end a century-old feud.

You can find out more about all my books at MY BLOG.

Friday, August 24, 2012

A Special Edition for the CURSE OF THE LOST ISLE, by Vijaya Schartz

I must be getting famous. BWL just released a special edition for the first three novels in the CURSE OF THE LOST ISLE series, all in one download, only available in kindle... and for a very friendly price.

Find it at: http://amzn.com/B0091HX7EE

This volume includes;
PRINCESS OF BRETAGNE - Book 1
PAGAN QUEEN - Book 2
SEDUCING SIGEFROI - Book 3

I am delighted. Whether you love the series, or you haven't started reading it yet, this is the perfect opportunity to catch up. And with LADY OF LUXEMBOURG,  Book 4, coming out next season, this is the perfect timing.

Not familiar with this medieval romantic fantasy series? Here is the premise:

From history shrouded in myths, emerges a family of immortal Celtic Ladies, who roam the medieval world in search of salvation from a curse. For centuries, imbued with hereditary gifts, they hide their deadly secret... but if the Church ever suspects what they really are, they will be hunted, tortured, and burned at the stake.

You may also visit my website to enter to win Book 4, LADY OF LUXEMBOURG, when it comes out later this year. Just click on CONTEST at the top right of my website's main page listed below.

Also check my website for other series in other genres.
Good Luck, and happy reading!

Vijaya Schartz
Blasters, Swords, Romance with a Kick
http://www.vijayaschartz.com  

Monday, July 30, 2012

The Next Tabor Heights, Ohio novel



Yep, just a few days away -- the release of the 12th Tabor Heights novel.

ACCIDENTAL HEARTS.
by Michelle Levigne

The 12th and final book in Year One of the series set in our favorite friendly little college town on the North Coast of Ohio.

Keep your eyes open and your Internet browser ready, because we're going to have a Cyber Launch Party to celebrate the release of ACCIDENTAL HEARTS.

Check out the Tabor Heights Today blog for more information on this and upcoming events. Such as ...

We're going to have a "New Year's Eve" party to celebrate the competion of Year One.

And if you have a New Year's Eve, well, it naturally follows you have a New Year's Day, right!!!

Get ready for information on the upcoming Year Two of Tabor Heights, and the new books starting in December, with INVITATION TO A WEDDING.

And don't forget to check out my web site for samples and information on all the Tabor Heights novels. http://www.mlevigne.com/

Friday, July 27, 2012

Have you been to Tabor Heights, lately?


No, seriously. Have you?

Because every day something happens in Tabor Heights, in one of the published books, Michelle Levigne will post an entry in the Tabor Heights Today blog.

So check in every day to see if something happened. With 11 published books and the 12th coming out in August, that's a LOT of activity in our favorite small college town on the North Coast, where sweet romance is always in the air!

When the 12th book -- ACCIDENTAL HEARTS -- comes out, there will be a Cyber Launch Party at the Cyber Launch Party blog, as usual. BUT ... this will be a special launch party -- because it's going to be a New Year's Eve-type party.

Why?

Because ACCIDENTAL HEARTS is the 12th book in Year One of the Tabor Heights series, the FINAL book in Year One, and then it's time start gearing up for the release of the 1st book in Year Two: INVITATION TO A WEDDING.

And when INVITATION releases, there will be a New Year's Day party.

Makes sense, doesn't it?

And the best place to find out when those parties will happen, and what nifty prizes you have a chance of winning, will be on the Tabor Heights Today blog. http://www.tabor-heights-today.blogspot.com/

You won't be sorry!

Friday, July 20, 2012

SEDUCING SIGEFROI, Curse of the Lost Isle Book 3 - by Vijaya Schartz


Seducing Sigefroi, Curse of the Lost Isle Book 3
Find it in kindle at http://amzn.com/B008LW18EG $3.99

This is Book 3 of the Curse of the Lost Isle medieval series, and it is out today in kindle. If you don’t have a kindle, you can download the free app from Amazon.com for your computer, tablet, or smart phone.

The first two books in the series are available in kindle, and I highly recommend to read them first, as it’s the story of the heroine’s parents in Scotland, and it also explains what happened to this heroine and her sisters in childhood.

BLURB:

Luxembourg - 963 AD - To offset the curse that makes her a serpent from the waist down one day each month, Melusine, exiled Princess of Strathclyde, must seduce and wed a mortal knight, the shrewd and ambitious Sigefroi of Ardennes.
Sigefroi, son of the Duke of Lorraine, suspects Melusine is not what she appears, but her beauty, her rich dowry, and her sharp political skills serve his ambitions. He never expected her to soften his stone-cold warrior heart.
So close to the Imperial court, dangers and intrigue threaten Melusine. War looms on the horizon, a Mermaid was sighted around Luxembourg, and Sigefroi’s bishop brother questions her ancestry. If anyone ever suspects Melusine’s true nature, she will burn at the stake...

Find the Curse of the Lost Isle in kindle – Like the pages - click on the category tabs. Thanks a bunch.

Book 1 – PRINCESS OF BRETAGNE: http://amzn.com/B007K1EGAM
Book 2 – PAGAN QUEEN: http://amzn.com/B007Z8F7IA
Book 3 – SEDUCING SIGEFROI: http://amzn.com/B008LW18EG

Happy reading!
Have a wonderful summer. Book Four, Lady of Luxembourg, is scheduled for late fall 2012.


Vijaya Schartz
Blasters, Swords, Romance with a Kick
Vijaya's books on Amazon:

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Divine's Emporium at OneTrueMedia.com

Check out the video for the Divine's Emporium/Neighborlee, Ohio books, in celebration of the release of DIVINE KNIGHT on July 13, from Uncial Press -- www.UncialPress.com

Friday, June 15, 2012

The Curse of the Lost Isle wins hearts and ribbons


The reviews keep pouring for PRINCESS of BRETAGNE. This one is a 4-ribbon from Romance Junkies. it says:

“Her attention to the harsh conditions of this violent time period is spot on, and starting with a brutal Viking raid caught my attention immediately. She brings the world of Pressine to life with vivid details of daily life, clothing, customs, manners, Celtic history and the conflict between the early Christian church and the old pagan beliefs of the goddess.

This story is filled with action and danger and there are many interesting secondary characters that help drive the plot forward. I particularly like Gwenvael, Pressine’s brother, who has extensive scenes in his own viewpoint scattered throughout. Look for the just released, PAGAN QUEEN, to continue the saga of these two lovers.”

You can read the entire review at:
http://romancejunkiesreviews.com/artman/publish/historical/Princess_of_Bretagne.shtml

This review certainly made my day.

Vijaya Schartz
Swords, Blasters, Romance with a Kick
http://www.vijayaschartz.com
Vijaya on Amazon:http://www.amazon.com/author/vijayaschartz

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Visit Tabor Heights, Ohio


So what's happening in the fictional town of Tabor Heights, Ohio?

Check out the Tabor Heights Today blog and catch up.
Read excerpts from all the books currently available -- or coming up -- on the date they happened.
Or in between, when there's "nothing" happening, you can get behind-the-scenes peeks at storylines and previews of what you can look forward to in Year Two.

Interested in more Inspirational Romance?
Check out Desert Breeze Publishing -- classic romance told in new settings!

Saturday, May 26, 2012

Tabor Heights novel DETOURS -- on sale!

From now, Saturday, until the end of the month, Thursday -- DETOURS, a Tabor Heights novel, is on SALE for 99 cents at Amazon.

If you've been thinking about trying a Tabor Heights novel, this is probably the one. The story covers a full year in the lives of three college girls sharing an apartment, encouraging each other through trials and crises, their studies and career hopes and love lives.

What exactly ARE the rules, when you're interested in a guy, but he keeps meeting up with your roommate and ends up dating her, even though he didn't mean to, and he really wants to date you -- can you date him after he has a fight with your roommate and never goes on a second date? It's not REALLY the rebound, is it?

Find out in DETOURS, a Tabor Heights novel.
Published by Desert Breeze Publishing -- http://www.desertbreezepublishing.com/

Now on sale for 99 measly cents at Amazon!

Michelle Levigne
http://www.mlevigne.com/
http://www.tabor-heights-today.blogspot.com/

Monday, May 21, 2012

CONTEST TO WIN SEDUCING SIGEFROI

After PRINCESS of BRETAGNE and PAGAN QUEEN, comes the third book in the CURSE OF THE LOST ISLE series, SEDUCING SIGEFROI. Set at the foundation of Luxembourg in 963, it involves an immortal magic lady introduced in Book 2, and continues the Saga of immortal Celtic Ladies meddling throughout history... but if the Church ever suspects what they really are, they will be hunted, tortured, and burned at the stake.

ENTER THE CONTEST to win the pdf of this summer release by clicking on CONTEST at the top right at:


Blurb:
Book Three - Seducing Sigefroi
963 AD. Seeking redemption from the curse that makes her a serpent from the waist down one day each month, Melusine, daughter of Pressine, must seduce Sigefroi of Ardennes, a shrewd, ambitious knight, son of the Duke of Lorraine, who wants to carve himself a kingdom. But Sigefroi is more than a match for Melusine's supernatural gifts, and the task proves daunting... especially as he stirs deep in her strangely confusing emotions.

Good luck.


Blasters, Swords, Romance with a Kick
PRINCESS OF BRETAGNE:
WHITE TIGER paperback: http://amzn.com/1469927438


Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Weddings, Anyone?


Over on the Tabor Heights Today blog, we're talking about WEDDINGS for our favorite Tabor Heights couples.

Come on over and leave a comment. Let's have some feedback on when/how/where YOUR favorite couples should tie the knot. After all, with 11 books so far in Year One of Tabor Heights, that's a lot of romance in the air, and a lot of couples heading for the altar.

Come on over and let your voice be heard!

Check out my web site and learn about all the Tabor Heights books!

Check out the link for the Samples page -- where you can access a PDF of the first chapter of ALL my current books and get a taste. Take a chance -- you might find something you like!

Michelle Levigne
http://www.mlevigne.com/

Sunday, May 6, 2012

The Telomere Trilogy

Book 1: Revelations of Tomorrow
The crew of Daring Star salvages a load capsule and finds the beaten body of Jetta McCree. Turns out Jetta's discovered her employer has developed a biochemical droplet and is contracted with terrorists to manufacture on a large scale. Captain Noah Bonney fights off corporate security forces, her ex-husband's pirate fleets, and carnivorous beasts to keep the young woman safe and transport her to the safety of the Imperial Home Port.

But the adventure brings to surface demons Noah's been suppressing and secrets from her people's history she's tried to forget. Now, she must face them if she's to reconcile with her daughter and keep the love of her life from leaving. With 450 years under her belt and nothing but eternity ahead of her, she's built a thick shell… one she's not sure she can break.

Read excerpt: HERE 

Book 2: Echoes of Regret
Fredrica Casales, relieved her participation as an undercover agent for the Imperial Guardians is over, strives to rebuild the trust she's lost with Captain Noah Bonney. But the terrorist plot was only the start of their journey. Now the Daring Star and Lady Victory crews must rescue the scientist who holds the Telomere cure before the very stability of the Galaxy unravels.

If that wasn't enough, Fredrica must work with her former Imperial contact, Jace McCree. As for Jace, he tries to keep a promise he made long ago, but as his sister grows sicker he's conflicted as to what decision he needs to make, and what to reveal.

As they cross the Galaxy, battle rogue Watchers, and fight soul sucking space creatures, both Fredrica and Jace must come to terms with their regrets and decide whether to open their hearts. But fate has its own timeline, and not always at the convenient time.

Excerpt: HERE 


And Coming October 2012
Book 3: End of Eternity
Luna thought her journey away from her people's world was over. Now, she's forced to join their lost daughter in her journey with Captain Noah Bonney's crew to learn why these women coexist with men. Something unbelievable to the all woman race. Adding to the confusing change in Dokkaebi directive and teachings, is the presence of the gold-eyed man that stirred something in her heart. A forbidden attraction that goes against all her teachings and her people's ways.

Damani Wassack isn't happy with the situation either. Telomere Watchers lead secluded and separate lives. Yet now, he and the other watchers must come to the surface, show all their secrets and work with outsiders. If that weren't enough, he can't get that sneer from the man-hating warrior woman out of his mind. Or her fierce dedication, strong spirit, and sense of duty and honor. The package is appealing, and completely impossible.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

CURSE OF THE LOST ISLE Book 2 - PAGAN QUEEN is out! by Vijaya Schartz

CURSE OF THE LOST ISLE SERIES:
From history shrouded in myths, emerges a family of immortal Celtic Ladies, who roam the medieval world in search of salvation from a curse. For centuries, imbued with hereditary gifts, they hide their deadly secret... but if the Church ever suspects what they really are, they will be hunted, tortured, and burned at the stake.

Find both novels and more titles from Vijaya's other series in Amazon kindle HERE
PRINCESS OF BRETAGNE:
806 AD - Alba (Ancient Scotland) - As the Vikings raid the coast of Alba, Pressine of Bretagne sets out to seduce King Elinas of Dumfries, chosen by the Goddess to unite the tribes against the foreign invader. Elinas, still mourning his departed queen, has no intention to remarry. Head-strong and independent, Pressine does not expect to fall for the very attractive, wise and noble ruler... Furthermore, her Pagan nature clashes with the religious fanaticism of the king’s Christian heir, who suspects her unholy ancestry and will stop at nothing to get rid of her.

Find both novels and more titles from Vijaya's other series in Amazon kindle HERE



PAGAN QUEEN:
810 AD - Alba (Ancient Scotland) - Queen at last, Pressine brings victory to her beloved Elinas and prosperity to their growing kingdom. But she has to contend with the intrigues of Charlemagne's bishops, spurred by her Christian stepson. While Elinas, on the battlefield, remains unaware of his son’s machinations, Pressine fends off repeated assaults against her life. She also fears the curse that could bring her downfall. For the love of Elinas, she will tempt fate and become with child. But when her indomitable passion challenges the wrath of the Goddess Herself... can she win that battle?

Find both novels and more titles from Vijaya's other series in Amazon kindle HERE

Many other books are coming out soon, but these two form a whole because they have the same hero and heroine. The next novel will skip a generation and feature new main characters.

Vijaya Schartz
Swords, Blasters, Romance with a Kick