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Interviewing Larissa Ione

30 Mar

And on this fine Monday morning (if any Monday morning can be called fine, that is…), let’s welcome author Larissa Ione to KKB. Ms Ione has graciously offered herself as willing victim erm… guest here today.

In case some of you are not aware, Ms Ione’s third Demonica novel, Passion Unleashed, releases tomorrow from Grand Central Publishing. The first title in the series, Pleasure Unbound, got quite a few rave reviews and authorly squees (check out Ann Aguirre’s) and the second, Desire Unchained, made the USA Today Bestseller list sortly after its release date. You can find much more about these books, the Demonica world and Ms Ione herself in her website. Now… onward to the grilling! erm…interviewing.

Welcome, Larissa!

*waving*  Thank you!

Before anything else, huge congratulations on having your second Demonica title, Desire Unchained make the USA Today Bestseller list

Thank you! I’m still half-convinced that it was a big mistake!

You mention in your biography that you have always been a reader and a writer, but that it took a long and winding road via fantasy and historical fiction for you to discover romance and passion, and then to write them. Do you remember what historical romance(s) made you realize that this was the genre for you as an author? What was it about them that pulled you in? Continue reading

Beyond His Control, by Stephanie Tyler

26 Apr

Beyond His Control, by Stephanie Tyler

(With major thanks to Beki, from TEAS’s BB—when I mentioned that I wanted to read it, she sent me her copy.)

Beyond His Control is one in a loosely connected series of books about members of a SEAL Team (previous books are Coming Undone and Risking It All). This one is a friends to first love and, eventually, friends to lovers story.

Back cover blurb: Continue reading