I'm doing another author collaboration and I'm so excited! This time it's the Unparalleled Love series with Stephanie Nicole Norris and Sharon C. Cooper. The series is about three friends from college who temporarily move in together in the Atlanta area and end up falling madly in love with swoon-worthy heroes (of course!).
The books will only be available on Amazon, and we don't have pre-order links yet, but make sure you mark your calendar for the release date, September 5.
Meet Janice, Jada, and Soul
Three friends. A matter of the heart. Desire, uninhibited.
HEROINE: Janice is 36 years old, a Spelman graduate who's loyal to her friends, and wears funky glasses and colorful clothes to match her vibrant red hair.
HERO: Nathan is easy-going and always with a ready smile, responsible and dresses conservatively.
TENTATIVE BLURB (subject to change): Co-workers Nathan Crenshaw and Janice Livingston once had a passionate relationship that went up in flames and created a strained environment at their place of employment. Since then Janice has tried to move on. Unfortunately, they have to work together, and unfortunately, she’s still very attracted to Nathan.
Nathan can’t forget his connection with Janice—a connection he hasn’t experienced with any other woman. After an earth-shattering kiss rekindles their flame, will these two finally get it right—or will they end up even worse off than they were before?
SHARON C. COOPER, is a romance-a-holic - loving anything that involves romance with a happily-ever-after, whether in books, movies, or real life. Sharon writes contemporary romance, as well as romantic suspense and enjoys rainy days, carpet picnics, and peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. She’s been nominated for numerous awards and is the recipient of an Emma Award for Romantic Suspense of the Year 2015 (Truth or Consequences), Emma Award - Interracial Romance of the Year 2015 (All You’ll Ever Need), BRAB-Breakout Author of the Year 2014, and BRAB - Book Wifey of the Year 2018 (Vindicated). When Sharon is not writing or working, she’s hanging out with her amazing husband, doing volunteer work or reading a good book (a romance of course). To read more about Sharon and her novels, visit www.sharoncooper.net.
STEPHANIE NICOLE NORRIS penned her first novel Trouble In Paradise and self-published it in 2012. Her debut novel turned into a four book series packed with romance, drama, and suspense. She went on to pen grin-inducing romance and to her pleasure was awarded BRAB's Best Book Cover of 2018 and has been nominated for several other's including, 'BRAB's 2018 Rochelle Alers Best Series Award for the Falling for a Rose Series. 'BRAB's Donna Hill Breakout Author Award 2018, as well as Girl Have You Read's Favorite Romance of 2019 for With Your Permission. As a prolific writer, Stephanie's catalog continues to grow. Her books can be found on Amazon as well as www.stephanienicolenorris.com. Currently, Stephanie resides in Tennessee with her husband and four-year-old son.
I make no secret of the fact that I don't like doing live interviews. In fact, the last one I did was in September of last year, when I did a five-minute interview as the Author of the Week with Kimberly Kaye of WFKX 96Kix in Tennessee. Still, I agreed to do The Hive interview because the host, Tia Kelly is a friend of mine, and frankly, she twisted my arm. (Just kidding. She didn't.)
I had a great time talking about my books, possible future releases, and my latest, Two Nights in Paris! Author Lucy Eden did an ah-mazing job reading the first two chapters to take you inside the book and introduce you to the characters. Listen in the car, during your commute, or whenever. Just make sure you listen and then subscribe to this weekly podcast, created specifically to promote books that contain a main character who is a person of color. And it's conveniently available on Spotify, Google Play, or Apple.
Two Nights in Paris, Book 5
Two nights. One undeniable attraction.
To prove to his mother that he can be responsible, Stephan Brooks takes a job at her firm and promises to be a better son. But one glimpse of Roselle Parker, her up-and-coming protege, and all his good intentions disappear. All he has to do is conduct himself in a professional manner, but a trip to Paris with Roselle proves too big of a temptation.
Roselle knows Stephan Brooks is nothing but trouble. She’s heard the stories and and her brief contact with him confirms they’re all true. But two nights in Paris, and her inhibitions crumble beneath his seductive touch. They plan to leave what happened in Paris, in Paris. But the best laid plans often go awry.
What readers are saying about Two Nights in Paris
Love this family. Stephan (my new book boo) is a rich, spoiled playboy who falls for Roselle, a very sweet girl with a troubled past. Loved their story.
I read this book in one day!! I didn't want it to end.
STEPHAN, STEPHAN, STEPHAN OMG I love him and his character. That is one hell of a man.
This book was so, so good!!! I couldn't get enough of Stephan and Roselle! Their chemistry, their fire, ooooh weeeee! This is a must read!
Tiye Love is having a book blitz to celebrate the release her trilogy, the Endgame Trilogy: Endgame, Game Time, and Game Changer. Are you ready to learn more? Read on.
🏈 About Endgame: "The chemistry between Zoe and Michael was incredible, I was glad [the] storyline was not predictable as far as athletes go. I predicted Michael to be one way and he turned out to be totally different. This book had me from the beginning until the end and had me wanting more." ~ Shay's Book Reviews
🏈 About Game Time: "This is the second book that I have read by this author and Tiye Love didn’t disappoint. I really enjoyed reading GAME TIME so much that I couldn’t put my kindle down!" ~ Romance in Color
Check out the excerpt below, pick up your copies, and then enter for a chance to win the gift card!
Is love worth risking it all?
Psychologist Dr. Zoe Broussard has always been a no-nonsense, play by the rules woman until she meets her new client. From the moment the impossibly gorgeous Michael Carson walks into her office, she finds herself dangerously drawn to him and irrevocably hooked.
Michael is an NFL quarterback with a multimillion-dollar contract and a penchant for breaking hearts. He’s used to getting what he wants, and he’s determined to tempt his hot new therapist into exploring the obvious passion between them. Even though there’s another man in her life.
Can Zoe resist Michael’s charms and her growing feelings for him? More importantly, is she willing to risk everything for a man who may not be there tomorrow?
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I stepped out of my office into the lobby as Michael got off the elevator. He walked toward me, angry as hell. “How come you didn’t tell me that you were recommending I see another therapist? I trusted you!”
“We explained everything to your management and team rep. They said it was fine that you will be meeting with my partner instead of me. I can’t be objective after what happened yesterday, and this is an important year for you. You need the best person for the job and I’m definitely not it.” I continued to walk toward the elevator.
“I don’t want to hear that bull!” He stopped and grabbed my arm. “You should have told me you didn’t want to see me again.”
“It’s not like that. I just felt you needed someone more qualified than me to help you get through this year. I’m used to rookies, and you are far from a rookie.”
“But what about what I feel I need? I’m not a rookie, so I know what I need, and it’s you.” He looked down at me, speaking with desperation in his voice. “I need you. I don’t want anyone else.”
I almost relented, but even then, the guilt of wanting him to kiss me ate at me. “It’s too late. We already spoke with your team.” I tried to walk away again.
He moved his rigid body in my path. “The hell it is. Whatever you need me to do to make this work, I’ll do it.” We were making a scene and drawing a small crowd. He seemed oblivious that people were looking and possibly even recording us.
I impulsively grabbed his hand, unlocked the office, and pulled him past the reception area to my office. I opened my door and walked inside. Before I could say a word, he closed the door and roughly pushed me against it, kissing me desperately.
At first, I was in shock and didn’t move as his mouth stroked over mine. Then he softly used his tongue, which sent a feverish heat through my veins. I responded, and his hands began exploring my body as he pressed against me.
When his hardness wedged against my stomach, I pushed him lightly and surprisingly, he didn’t resist and stopped kissing me. “I’m sorry.” He rested his forehead against mine.
I looked at him and whispered, “This is why I can’t be your therapist. I can’t resist you.”
“I would rather you work with me than lose you, so I won’t kiss you again. You are so beautiful. When you grabbed my hand and brought me in here...” He shook his head. “That was some sexy shit and I couldn’t stop myself.”
I watched him, not sure what to say.
He stared at my lips, only inches from his. “Like I said, I won’t kiss you again, if you don’t want me to.”
God knows, I really wanted him to do so much more. And when I bit my lip, with no response, he groaned and pushed my legs apart with his knee. He picked me up, wrapped my legs around his waist, and set me on my desk. He kissed me again, and this time I didn’t fight my attraction. His strong arms closed around me and I melted. Between kisses, he asked, “Can you feel how much I want you?”
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