LV’s Valentine’s Day Hop and Giveaway!

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hosted by Boxed Romance Bargains!

Win prizes from some of your favorite authors,

plus use this chance to meet awesome new ones!

Enter on each page for an opportunity to win prizes that are a booklover’s dream.

Winners will be chosen at random.

Giveaway is open from 12pm EST on 2/13 until 12pm EST on 2/17.

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Today I’m giving away a Gift Set of my Jungle Fever eBooks and Audiobooks (worth well over $55). Please read the instructions below carefully so you’re not disqualified!!!
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3. Comment: Happy Valentine’s Day, LV!

Winners will be chosen at random. Giveaway is open from 12pm EST on 2/13 until 12pm EST on 2/17.
The next stop on the hop is Author Grace Roberts. To enter to win her prize, please visit her page here https://www.facebook.com/AuthorGraceRoberts/.

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Boxed Romance Bargains is giving away (1) $50 Amazon Gift Card and (3) $25 Amazon Gift Cards!

Good luck and I hope everyone has a Happy Valentine’s!

LV’s Monday Meanderings…. February 4, 2019!

Hello Readers! This week’s Monday Meanderings come with a discounted book and other reading goodness. I’ve created this regular newsletter since beginning my newest day job to keep me engaged with you on a regular basis. This will provide a way for you to know what’s going on with me even though I’m not camping out on Social Media anymore. Not only is our Feature The Caster’s Canticle on a Kindle Countdown and is $0.99 today through Wednesday, but my Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever continues to be FREE until it isn’t! Check it!

Writing, Writing, Writing

If you liked Beautiful Creatures, you’ll be obsessed with The Caster’s Canticle!

Monday, February 4, 2019

Last week I had an epiphany regarding my Jungle Fever Series. While listening to the first fifteen minutes of The Venture Capitalist audiobook, which is now in production at ACX, I was moved by how much the White family suffered when Tristan and Nathan’s mother was battling ovarian cancer. It remeinded me of how much my mother-in-law suffered with colon cancer in her final days, and I ended up with an idea on how to proceed with Tristan’s POV and Nathan’s stories. So, here’s hoping my mojo will cooperate while I’m fleshing these bad boys out.

Also during this very same week, I had several fans of the books write me to inquire about the stories, so I know there’s still interest there, and that just made me feel so good. It’s been a long while since I’ve felt this good about continuing this series. Although I love writing with the white hot passion of a thousand suns, my mojo is as finicky as hell, and I’m thankful that my readers who love me have understood and stood by me. I’m looking forward to bringing you some stellar product this year! Includiing a new standalone featuring a businessman, his super intelligent and beautiful assistant, and a dog.

Today, I’m working ten hours, but I will go home and write at least four hours. What are you doing today?

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here, where The Caster’s Canticle is now on SALE: LV Lewis books!

THE CASTER’S CANTICLE

$0.99 or FREE for KU Subscribers

If you liked Beautiful Creatures, you’ll be obsessed with The Caster’s Canticle!

When hopelessness and lust collides, how do you give life to a heart that sings to you like no other?

Disillusioned with his own kind and living among humans, powerful warlock Stellan Kierkegaard encounters his foretold soulmate in the ailing Leilani Gibson. 

Together, they’re prophesied to knit dark and light covens to lead the Caster world. Yet how can this be when she is, by every indication, mortal?


Hot Featured Read!

Touched by Jenny Rose


Lucy Cramer had a stable and secure with her very nice and predictable boyfriend, Brandon but when he gets her to agree to a visit to see her estranged mother, things don’t remain so foreseeable and anticipated for the recent college graduate. She’d been educated in the best Ivy League school in the country but not even Lucy was ready for the confusion that her stepbrother, Marcus, would bring to her life. 

Marcus was everything that Brandon wasn’t and she couldn’t help but feel pulled to him from the moment they first met. He was wild and spontaneous, two things that Brandon could never be and Lucy was attracted to him in more than a physical sense. Could a kiss between the two of them change their lives forever or will she return home with her boyfriend.

Other Steamy Recommendations!

Say You’re Mine by Carrie Lomax

She’s never forgotten her first love.
A scholarship to an elite college was supposed to be Olivia Davidson’s ticket to success—one she never had a chance to cash. But she’s found her own path, first through the military, now as an entrepreneur. She can attend her class’s fifteen-year anniversary with her head high. Because there’s one person with whom she has unfinished business…

She’s the one desire he’s ever been denied.
Ronan Banes thought he could be more than a replica of his bank executive father. Olivia sparked him to want more out of life. But the moment they met, she was out of reach. Now, Ronan has Olivia—and her company—in his sights. It’s only a matter of time before he has Olivia where he wants her. In his bed. By his side. His, in every way. But his past mistakes could cost them everything.

They’re not going down without a fight. 
When Olivia won’t sell, Ronan is prepared to engineer a hostile takeover. It’ll take more than shared memories to keep them together—and more than a boardroom battle to keep them apart.

Book Three in the Say You Will Series. Standalone steamy contemporary, 18+, HEA guaranteed!

WHEN I DREAM OF YOU
by Marcella Swann

I want him. More than anything. But he’s one bad boy.

The things he wants. They’re carnal, lustful things and I can’t get them—or him—out of my mind.

Devon Prescott knows how to impose his will.

He’s a viper in a Brioni handmade suit.

Ruthless in the board room, he’s even more relentless in the bedroom.

He’s a freakin’ Adonis. It scares me that I want him so much.

When I’m with him I feel safe. I feel love. I feel a yearning.

He knows that he rocks my world. That he is the stuff of my dreams.

So he wants things.

Things I’m afraid to give him.

He tells me I’m his in the most romantic of terms. That he worships my body.

That I must trust him.

I don’t deny it. Some of the things he wants stir me deep inside.

They’re sexy and dirty and forbidden.

Am I willing to be touched? To be shared?

Oh, god.

If I give into my dream lover’s deepest desires, will I lose myself in the process?

When I Dream of You is a full-length, 85,000-word standalone steamy romance.

Simple.

Uncomplicated.

Tranquil.

Esme Archer’s life is all of those things until a good deed goes horribly right. Or wrong. Whoever thought that shoveling her neighbor’s sidewalk would land her in so much trouble? Cupid has to be laughing at her.

Now she finds herself inexplicably tangled up in injured pro football player Val Adeniyi’s life and heart. He’s everything she could want in a guy: family-oriented, compassionate, built. Did she mention built? She should mention built. But even better than his admittedly fabulous good looks is his heart. He’s the kind of guy she wants to spend her days curled up with and her nights curled around. And then there’s his adorable ball of fluff kitten. She can’t decide which one she wants to snuggle with first…

Unfortunately there’s one tiny problem: he hasn’t told anyone about her. Not his family. Not his teammates. No one. He claims it’s for the best. But is the perfect man setting them both up for the perfect storm?

hWhat If Dragons Were Real?

And they roamed the Earth in the form of two breathtakingly hot guys. You’d think I was crazy but I’ll tell you what, I’ve slept with them and they are 100% real – every last inch of them.

There’s only one problem.

They’re dangerous – the kind of men who are known to kidnap women and force them to birth their children. Now, logically, knowing this, I should run far, far away.

But try running away from a couple of guys who just rocked your world into next week. It’s not that easy especially when you find yourself carrying their baby.

So, I’m left with a choice: to live among the dragons and take my chances or to rely on my cheating ex-boyfriend and his desire for revenge.

But is it really a choice at all? Tell me, what would you do if you knew dragons were real?

Get your FREE copy of my Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever, and your $0.99 (or FREE for KU Subscribers) copy of Exit Strategy, and your $3.99 or FREE from KU copy of The Venture Capitalist. And if you’ve already got your free copy of the books, the Audiobooks are a steal if you’ve already purchased the books!

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here. LV Lewis books!

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SALE

(WITH THE PURCHASE OF THE E-BOOK ON AMAZON)!

Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever

only $19.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

Exit Strategy

only $19.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

Redeeming The Amazon

only $6.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

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“Charles Xavier White never broke down. He broke other men down. –  The Venture Capitalist by L. V. Lewis and LaVie Enrose

LV’s Monday Meanderings… January 28, 2019!

Hello Readers! This week’s Monday Meanderings come with a couple of FREEBIEs. I’ve created this regular newsletter since beginning my newest day job to keep me engaged with you on a regular basis. This will provide a way for you to know what’s going on with me even though I’m not camping out on Social Media anymore. Not only is our Feature a Freebie, but my Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever continues to be FREE until it isn’t!

Writing, Writing, Writing

Monday, January 28, 2019

I believe I shared with you earlier this month how I’ve decided to do the Keto Diet. It’s still going extremely well, despite my earlier misgivings that I wouldn’t be able to satisfy my desire for those forbidden foods. Well, let me just say I’ve discovered Keto Desserts, and just this weekend my daughter and I made the spectacular one pictured above. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, I’m able to enjoy one of my most favorite desserts of all time on this diet: Cheesecake!

Of course, this is a mini version, and it’s made without granulated sugar, but oh is this a delicious alternative to the original! To be honest, I could eat this version even when I’m not doing Keto and enjoy it. Rather than graham crackers, the crust is made of almond meal, butter, and Swerve (and if you want to be fancy, you can add cinnamon). The filling is of course, cream cheese, egg, vanilla extract, lemon juice, and Swerve sweetener. Yummy!

Check out the Mini Keto Cheesecakes recipe below.*

I was cooking and planning this weekend, Instead of writing. Sorry!

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here, where a couple of them are now on SALE: LV Lewis books!

THE R COLLECTION

$2.99 or FREE for KU Subscribers

Two racy romance novellas from one bestselling author.

REDEEMING THE AMAZON

Karen Freeman is nine years post-op from a double mastectomy. Returning to a normal dating and sex life has been difficult. Her most meaningful relationship after surgery occurred with a man other than her husband. 

Paul Beaudelaire, former ladies’ man, had his career in the corps cut short by the loss of his left leg. He returned to New Orleans with a state-of-the-art prosthesis, but left his heart in Baltimore with an ex-model, whose crippled marriage was the only deterrent to his waning honor. A fantasy weekend at The Beaudelaire Hotel may give him a second chance with his contemporary Amazon.

REKINDLING THE FLAME

Sabine Beaudelaire returns to her hometown of New Orleans to the bedside of her favorite uncle, Sebastian Beaudelaire. Estranged for six months from her fiancé of eight years, she still hopes for reconciliation. But her hopes are short-lived.

Enter a gorgeous “Hot IT Guy”, aka Xander “Fish” Fisbourne, whose sex appeal fills her head with thoughts of propositioning a man for the first time. Fishbourne and the Den of Sin may be exactly what Sabine needs to bring her out of her sexual drought.

Hot Featured Read!

Royally Addicted by Henley Maverick

Luca just wanted to be a good king to the people of Moreno. He promised his father that he would take care of them, but since his father’s death, Luca has lost his way. Which is why his friend invited a reporter to stay with him for a few weeks, to help repair his image. Can he stay on good behavior?

Grace has secrets. Big ones. And running away to Moreno for a few weeks won’t make those go away. But when she meets Luca, all her problems seem to vanish. What will happen though when her secrets get revealed?

These two have a whirlwind romance, but when Grace is attacked in an incident meant for Luca, can he keep her safe? And what will happen when it’s time for Grace to go back to America? Will their love survive?

Other Steamy Recommendations!

The Irresistible Billionaire League by Alexa McLean

Are You Ready for the new League of Alpha Billionaires?
These Billionaires Are In a Group All by themselves and It’s all for Similar Reasons.


Reason 1: They all have Sizzling hot chemistry with their strong and sassy heroines and fell hard for them.

Reason 2: They all can give their heroines the ride of their life far beyond their wildest imagination.

Reason: 3: They given were good friends with the love of their life and blew it in the beginning.

Reason 4: They all have a body and mesmerizing eyes that would make anyone melt(even if you think you are strong enough).

And the best of all,
Reason 5: These Alpha Billionaire are willing to go all out to protect their intelligent and Sassy heroines even it means putting their own life on the line.

Books in the series are:

Book 1: The Irresistible Passion: Billionaire Bad Boy Friends To Lovers Mystery Romance.
Book 2: The Irresistible Protector: A Billionaire Bad Boy Best Friends to Lovers Mystery Romance.
Book 3: The Irresistible Connection: A Billionaire Bad Boy Second Chance Mystery Romance.

This is a complete series of stand-Alone books with No cliff-hanger, No cheating and guaranteed happily ever after (HEA).

Tantric  Harem
by Kristen Kara

”Am I even thinking straight? This ancient mysterious power got hold of me and I am forced to mate with these Tantric alphas in order to survive.”

They looked like a weird cult – how would I even break into their inner circle?

Hey, I am Nala Green. I went to medical school to become a doctor.
Little did I know that I will end up in that ancient Himalayan Cave!

It wasn’t easy. I broke up with Noah – well he did.
I am different and I had to tell him the truth.

Since an ancient path has been revealed to me.
I want to claim my life and be who I am.

Everyone thought I had gone crazy. But I didn’t care.
I took a flight from US and travelled to India leaving everything behind me.
Only goal I have is to find these Tantric Alphas and mate with them to remain sane??

WARNING: These powerful Tantric Alphas may as well steal your sanity and make you do crazy things under your sheets tonight. Rest assured, the risks are totally worth it!! Get started now with this paranormal tantric reverse harem story.

Get your FREE copy of my Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever, and your $0.99 (or FREE for KU Subscribers) copy of Exit Strategy, and your $3.99 or FREE from KU copy of The Venture Capitalist. And if you’ve already got your free copy of the books, the Audiobooks are a steal if you’ve already purchased the books!

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here. LV Lewis books!

L.V. LEWIS’S AUDIOBOOKS ARE ALWAYS ON

SALE

(WITH THE PURCHASE OF THE E-BOOK ON AMAZON)!

Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever

only $19.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

Exit Strategy

only $19.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

Redeeming The Amazon

only $6.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

Mini Keto Cheescakes*

Ingredients

Crust
1/2 cup almond meal
2 tbsp butter

Cheesecake
8 oz. cream cheese
1 large egg
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 tsp lemon juice
1 pinch salt
1/4 cup Swerve or  So Nourished erythritol

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F. To make the crust, melt some butter until liquid and mix in your almond meal until you have some that feels like crumbly play dough.
  2. Take about a teaspoon at a time and press the dough into the bottom of a muffin tin. Tip: line your pan with cupcake liners for easy removal! Cheesecake is very soft and if hard to scoop out without causing damage! Bake these crusts for about 5 minutes. They’ll come out slightly brown and crispy.
  3. Then take your room temperature cream cheese and beat it with an electric hand mixer or standing mixer until creamy. Then add vanilla extract, lemon, an egg and your sugar substitute, erythritol in our case. Beat until all combined.
  4. Use an ice cream scooper to fill all the crust-bottomed muffin tin cups evenly almost to the top (the mini cheesecakes will rise while in the oven but will flatten while refrigerating). You can also line each cup with a cupcake liner to make removing the mini cheesecakes easier.
  5. Bake at 350°F for about 15 minutes. The mini cheesecakes should be slightly jiggly. Let them cool in the refrigerator for ideally 24 hours. But if you’re strapped for time, try putting them in the freezer for as long as you can.
  6. Once the mini cheesecakes are done cooling, slide a knife around the edges of each muffin cup to loosen them up. Then use a fork and your hands to help them out cleanly. As a delicious bonus, slice up some strawberries and arrange them however you like on top of the mini cheesecakes.
  7. We arranged ours in a flower pattern and added a dot of coconut butter in the middle to finish them off.

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“The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook. –  Julia Child

LV’s Monday Meandering … On MLK Day!

Hello Readers! Happy Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day! This week’s Monday Meanderings come with a FREEBIE. I’ve created this regular newsletter since beginning my newest day job to keep me engaged with you on a regular basis. This will provide a way for you to know what’s going on with me even though I’m not camping out on Social Media anymore. The R Collection is FREE from today until Friday. Check it!

Writing, Writing, Writing

Monday, January 21, 2019

As I dropped my husband off at work this morning, one of the local radio stations was playing Dr. King’s “I Have A Dream” speech in its entirety. I sat in my car long after having reached my destination listening, because those words wouldn’t allow me to leave them unheard. Dr. King’s words have always given me chills and they did so, yet again, this morning. His words have elicited awe, inspiration and hope for many for more than seventy years.

And considering where our nation is today, I pondered whether his sacrifice had been in vain and my answer quickly became a resounding NO! We may have strayed from his vision somewhat, but I still believe that we will see that day he espoused so many years ago…that our children will judge others not by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character. As human beings we all have more commonalities than not, so I truly believe we will eventually get there. Peace! <3

I’m using my day off as a writing day. What are you doing today?

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here, where a couple of them are now on SALE: LV Lewis books!

THE R COLLECTION

Two racy romance novellas from one bestselling author.

REDEEMING THE AMAZON

Karen Freeman is nine years post-op from a double mastectomy. Returning to a normal dating and sex life has been difficult. Her most meaningful relationship after surgery occurred with a man other than her husband. 

Paul Beaudelaire, former ladies’ man, had his career in the corps cut short by the loss of his left leg. He returned to New Orleans with a state-of-the-art prosthesis, but left his heart in Baltimore with an ex-model, whose crippled marriage was the only deterrent to his waning honor. A fantasy weekend at The Beaudelaire Hotel may give him a second chance with his contemporary Amazon.

REKINDLING THE FLAME

Sabine Beaudelaire returns to her hometown of New Orleans to the bedside of her favorite uncle, Sebastian Beaudelaire. Estranged for six months from her fiancé of eight years, she still hopes for reconciliation. But her hopes are short-lived.

Enter a gorgeous “Hot IT Guy”, aka Xander “Fish” Fisbourne, whose sex appeal fills her head with thoughts of propositioning a man for the first time. Fishbourne and the Den of Sin may be exactly what Sabine needs to bring her out of her sexual drought.

Hot Featured Read!

The Billionaire’s Miracle Family by Arabelle Stevens

Audrey Edlin’s life was completely under control with a predictable routine. She had a job she loved, friends, and a lovely home on Beacon Hill in Boston she inherited from her grandmother. Life was consistent, orderly, and comfortable. Except for the man-child living next door.

Donahue Alister lived in the townhouse connected to Audrey’s. He loved loud video-games, his raucous buddies, and pizza. He was born with a silver spoon in his mouth, so life was one big party to him. Or so it seemed to Audrey, who was nothing but annoyed by him.

Things change when a chubby, bundle of joy is left on Don’s doorstep, forcing the two neighbors to join forces for the welfare of little Chloe.

Sparks fly when they begin to see each other a little differently and realize that things, and people, aren’t always as they appear.

Other Steamy Recommendations!

Kissing The Counsel by Jillian Riley

A fake marriage. A real baby. One huge mess.

Avery Price needs quick cash to save her bridal shop. When she discovers a way to win $50,000, she jumps at the chance. The only catch is, she has to get married or at least stage a convincing wedding. Her best bet is Beach Pointe’s most eligible bachelor. But he hates everything to do with marriage.

Veterinarian Dr. Jack Maddox is a magnet for every gold-digger in town, but Avery is the only one who’s ever walked out on the chance to share his bed. When he finds her in his kitchen in only an apron, he’s shocked that she’s changed her mind, but there’s a catch (of course).

Though he’d rather poke his eye out with a fork than even pretend to get married, he can handle a little acting for this fun-sized wildcat.

But, starting a family was never part of the deal…

Love Auction
by Lindsey Hart

OMG! Did I just bid and win a date with Shane Rempel for over one thousand dollars?!

What the hell was I thinking? Was I not the one who just said I would never spend that kind of money for a date with a stranger?!

Apparently, all sane thoughts just flew right out the moment HE walked up on that stage at the auction.

I was hooked line, sinker and all.

And let me tell you, if you spend that much money for a date, you definitely go on that date. So, I went.

And guess what? It kind of ended with me starting a war with the guy on the said date. And I even did a walkout.

Yeps and after that disastrous first meeting, you definitely do not expect the guy to turn up at your workplace asking for another date!

But he did. And guess what I did…

Get your FREE copy of my Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever, and your $0.99 (or FREE for KU Subscribers) copy of Exit Strategy, and your $3.99 or FREE from KU copy of The Venture Capitalist. And if you’ve already got your free copy of the books, the Audiobooks are a steal if you’ve already purchased the books!

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here. LV Lewis books!

L.V. LEWIS’S AUDIOBOOKS ARE ALWAYS ON

SALE

(WITH THE PURCHASE OF THE E-BOOK ON AMAZON)!

Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever

only $19.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

Exit Strategy

only $19.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

Redeeming The Amazon

only $6.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

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“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”
– Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

LV’s Monday Meanderings…. January 14, 2019!

Happy Monday Meanderers! Here’s this week’s installment of the regular newsletter I created to keep me engaged with you. This will provide a way for you to know what’s going on with me even though I’m not camping out on Social Media anymore. As usual, I have some great books to share with you, including a Henley Maverick boo, and still FREE copy of my classic, Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever! This FREE Promotion will run until my Ranking on the Multicultural and Interracial Romance charts goes above 100, or when Amazon tells me it can’t be FREE anymore!

Writing, Writing, Writing

Monday, January 14, 2019

Marketing has always been difficult for me. In the beginning I was naive enough to believe that when I posted my book on Amazon, it would miraculously sell on it’s own. That has not been the case. I have had to stop just short of selling my first born to get eyes onto my books, just as most indie writers have done. Amazon owns the algorithm that decides whose books will see the light of day, so in order for indies like myself, who don’t have massive marketing budgets, to get eyes to see their books, we have to buy advertising in numerous ways. This includes buying Facebook Ads, AMS Ads, Bookbub Ads, trying to get on the various books lists, like Bookbub, Free Booksy/Bargain Booksy, Robin Reads, etc.

Marketing for ebooks is very competitive. It is also very subjective because it doesn’t work the same for every author. Many times we are taking a big gamble when we spend our marketing dollars (well at least less prolific writers such as myself are. More popular authors can afford to spend the big dollars on testing ads to get them just right. Less popular authors operate on wings and prayers). We are well aware of the old adage that it takes money to make money, but when you don’t have any to begin with, it is almost impossible.

Recently, I have re-discovered newsletter swaps. This is a cost-free and often fairly lucrative way to market ebooks without a cash outlay. I am beginning this week to swap with some other authors, so you’ll be seeing books from various authors and genres appearing in my Newsletter because other small authors and myself are sharing each others’s books. And let me just say, todays offerings are as HOT as Hell!! Check them out!

I am also still working on getting something out for you guys to read early this year. However, as you all know, I am still working a 60-hour a week day job, and a 20-hour weekend gig, so bear with me. 🙂

In the meantime, you may check out my backlist, as per usual at:  LV LEWIS BACKLIST. <3

Hot Featured Read!

Seduction by Henley Maverick

Any publicity is good publicity, right? Unfortunately, for Alivia O’Reilly, this just isn’t true. Having developed a scheme to create a media ruckus outside of her flower shop, Blooms, to drive up business, Liv was never prepared for the maelstrom her little publicity stunt would create.

Conor, her cousin, funded her little start up business and the extra attention is exactly what he didn’t order. A loan shark tied to organized crime, he prefers to stick to the shadows – as most rats do – and now there’s a spotlight on Liv, putting a wrench in his nefarious plans.

Also watching from the shadows? Rhys Gallagher, billionaire mogul and reformed crime lord. He’s been watching Liv for years, patiently waiting to make his move on the buxom brunette. Now, nothing is going to keep him from her. Not her business, not her independence, not her pride, and certainty not Conor. Because when Gallagher plays, he plays for keeps. And the prize… is Liv’s heart.

“When the time comes, Liv, you’ll make me an offer I can’t refuse.”

Other Steamy Recommendations!

 

Andrew
Three years ago, I broke the heart of the woman I loved.
I was too stupid to realize what I had.
Now, years later, I have it all.
Money. Power. Prestige.
It all meant nothing.
Until I met her again.
She was beautiful and tragic, and I wanted her again.
And she hated me.
But I would change that.
This time I would do right by Georgia.
There would be no more secrets.
This time, I wouldn’t give up.
Now that she is back in my life, I’m not going to let her go a second time.

Georgia
I swore I would never trust Andrew Bryant.
I had loved him, and he threw me away like garbage.
His secrets had torn us apart.
Three years later, I haven’t found any peace.
Now, suddenly, he’s back in my life.
He’s handsome. Sexy.
His smile sends shivers down my spine.
And I don’t want him back.
With my troublesome ex on my back, I have enough to deal with.
But he just won’t leave me alone.
There is nothing in this world that could make me give him another chance.
But why can’t I walk away?
Why does part of me want him to stay?

 

In a town full of secrets, everyone knows my story
My husband left me for another woman
And I vowed never again.
I threw myself into building my life back up from the rubble it had become.
I made a name for myself with the diner my grandfather left me.
I was strong. I was independent. I needed no one.
Then he came to town.
Exotic and calm, I was drawn to him from the beginning.
He pulled me in and made me feel things I didn’t think were possible.
But can I trust him? Does he feel what I feel?
How can I let him break down the walls I spent so much time building?

After my wife died, I was lost and alone.
I liked it that way.
Relationships only led to pain and I couldn’t live through that again.
But then I met her.
Flaming hair and blue eyes trapped me in her net.
But guilt and grief are hard to let go.
How can I let her in, when I don’t deserve the happiness she offers?
Can the love of Thanksgiving and the magic of Springvale bring us together and banish the ghosts of the past for good?

Get your FREE copy of my Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever, and your $0.99 (or FREE for KU Subscribers) copy of Exit Strategy, and your $3.99 or FREE from KU copy of The Venture Capitalist. And if you’ve already got your free copy of the books, the Audiobooks are a steal if you’ve already purchased the books!

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here. LV Lewis books!

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LV’s Monday Meanderings… January 7, 2019!

Happy Monday Meanderers! Here’s this week’s installment of the regular newsletter I created to keep me engaged with you. This will provide a way for you to know what’s going on with me even though I’m not camping out on Social Media anymore. As usual, I have some great books to share with you, including a still FREE copy of my classic, Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever! This FREE Promotion will run until my Ranking on the Multicultural and Interracial Romance charts goes above 100, or when Amazon tells me it can’t be FREE anymore!

Since the holidays, this is my first regular newsletter. Enjoy!

Writing, Writing, Writing

(Among Other Things!)

Writing for me is catharsis, but it is also a double-edged sword. Why? Because writing requires me to spend hours with my “butt in a chair, hands on keyboard” (or BICHOK, for those of you who are catchphrase savvy). Over time, my weight creeped up in epic proportions and my health has suffered, but the writing is just one part of the equation. There are many other stressors in my life that contribute to the equation that has gotten me to where I am now. But that’s neither here nor there, because I don’t care to elaborate on every single non-positive thing in my life right now. We’ll just concentrate on weight for starters.

Back in December, I had a minor medical issue which required a procedure be done in urgent care. I got on the scale and it scared the crap out of me! I had somehow allowed myself to get to a weight that I’d rather not share with you at this time. (Oh vanity!) So, I said to myself, “Self, you’ve got to do something about this pronto.” Well, pronto became New Year Resolution, and New Year Resolution became Diet, and Diet chosen became Ketogenic.

Beginning January 2nd I jumped on the bandwagon of a lot of Hollywood A-Listers and Diet Aficionados who have sworn by the Ketogenic Diet and, so far, I’m seeing promising results. As an April baby, I tend to be prone to not finishing things unless it’s a passion or something I love so much it never occurs to me to leave it incomplete. I am hoping that by telling you all about this new thing, you will keep me accountable. Also, I hope you will tell me if you’ve been successful with a diet or lifestyle plan that you’d like to share with me. I love hearing inspirational success stories, or new beginnings, so email me at lv.lewis148@gmail.com and tell me what you’ve done lately to make yourself healthier.

I am working on getting something out for you guys to read early this year. As per usual, I am working a 60-hour a week day job, and a 20-hour weekend gig, so bear with me. 🙂

In the meantime, you may check out my backlist, as per usual at:  LV LEWIS BACKLIST. <3

 

I discovered Jewel E. Ann’s books just last year when I read her Epoch Series, and Oh My God! Her books have become my balm in gilead, my piece de resistance, my reason d’etre, and so many other superlatives, I can’t. I just can’t without one-clicking… Every. Single. One. (of her books!) I have said before I’ve wanted to be other authors when I grow up, but I’ve just got to say, I really, really want to be Jewel E. Ann when I grow up because she nails all those crafty things I tend to have major issues with, and she does is with such ease and flair, I just want to give every one of her books a standing ovation, because she hits every single emotion so perfectly, and her plots are so on point, I am enamored by her.

And with her newest offering, A Place Without You, I am equally as enamored as I have been with her other books (or maybe moreso). Jewel writes love triangles that absolutely do not get on your nerves, if anything, she’s able to show how these can come to be, and how they can be resolved despite someone having to be hurt. Henna, is a free spirit, born of parents who come from the artistic world. Bodhi is her contemporary cowboy whom she meets on the way, and several times during Coachella. And I just want to say, Jewel E. Ann had me at Coachella. I absolutely love that she set this in the beginning here. Henna and Bodhi connect in a huge way at Coachella, but then they separate without a goodbye and Henna returns to her life which takes a different turn when she believes Bodhi is lost to her.

A Place Without You packs a wallop of forbidden fruit, emotion, and all the feels one would expect from a novel from Jewel E. Ann. I won’t elaborate further on the plot, but you can certainly get a few more hints from her book blurb on Amazon. Grab your copy of A Place Without You while you’re there. You will most definitely not be disappointed!


Get your FREE copy of my Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever, and your $0.99 (or FREE for KU Subscribers) copy of Exit Strategy, and your $3.99 or FREE from KU copy of The Venture Capitalist. And if you’ve already got your free copy of the books, the Audiobooks are a steal if you’ve already purchased the books!

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here. LV Lewis books!

 

L.V. LEWIS’S AUDIOBOOKS ARE ALWAYS ON

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(WITH THE PURCHASE OF THE E-BOOK ON AMAZON)!

Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever

only $19.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

Exit Strategy

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Redeeming The Amazon

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“Books have to be heavy because the whole world’s inside them.” –  Cornelia Funke

 

LV’s Monday Meanderings… New Year’s Eve Edition

Happy Monday Meanderers! Here’s this week’s installment of the regular newsletter I created to keep me engaged with you. This will provide a way for you to know what’s going on with me even though I’m not camping out on Social Media anymore. As usual, I have some great books to share with you, including a FREE copy of my European Tour, and my own classic, Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever! These FREE Promotions will run until January 4th, so get them while they’re available!

Due to the holidays, I’m not writing newsletter content per se. I’ll begin that again next week. HAPPY NEW YEAR!

LV’s Featured FREE Novel This Week!

 

Title: European Tour

by L.V. LEWIS

FREE

Broken. Guilt-ridden. Ready to start over.

Brody Kent walked away from the pinnacle of rock superstardom and never looked back. Financially, he never has to work again, but takes jobs as a personal assistant to keep his mind—and other things—busy. The women he works for always want something, and he’s more than willing to help. But when he’s sent to work for a pop princess, Brody will do anything to make her happy—even if it means admitting the ugly truth about his past.

Smothered. Talented. Ready to start her life.

Successful pop star, Skylar Samuelson is about to embark upon the turning point of her career—a summer tour in Europe. Her manager mother has promised to pull back and allow her full reign of the overseas tour. When Brody Kent becomes her new assistant, Skylar can’t deny the attraction. He’s perfect. Everything she’s ever wanted. But Brody’s hiding something and the truth may break her. If someone else doesn’t break her first…

Lies. Betrayal. And the truth that could ruin them all.

 

This is book one of the Rocking the Pop Star Series, book two (World Tour) is also available for a nominal price.

Title: World Tour

by L.V. LEWIS

$2.99 or FREE for Kindle Unlimited Subscribers!

Brody Kent retired from music after the death of his girlfriend during the heyday of his rock band, The Savages. Now, he’s persuaded to take his alter-ego Savage Saban back into the limelight in front of a different audience.

Brody’s new girlfriend, pop icon Skylar Samuelson is preparing for the domestic part of her World Tour, where together they hope to merge their fan bases.

Grappling with the fame that his notoriety brings once again, Brody reluctantly takes the stage. On his first night performing he returns to his dressing room to find a message written in red lipstick on his mirror.

Could Kimberly Heart, his dead ex-girlfriend, really have written it?

Blotting out the possibility, Brody continues with the tour, but his relationship with Sky begins to suffer as his old band members turn up at the fourth concert and criticize him for selling out.

And then he receives another, chilling message.

As Brody’s life and relationship with Sky begins to implode, he finds himself pushed to the very brink by someone he never expected. He now stands to lose everything he holds dear.

Is there any way back for Brody and Sky?

Get your FREE copy of my Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever, and your $0.99 (or FREE for KU Subscribers) copy of Exit Strategy, and your $3.99 or FREE from KU copy of The Venture Capitalist. And if you’ve already got your free copy of the books, the Audiobooks are a steal if you’ve already purchased the books!

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here. LV Lewis books!

 

L.V. LEWIS’S AUDIOBOOKS ARE ALWAYS ON

SALE

(WITH THE PURCHASE OF THE E-BOOK ON AMAZON)!

Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever

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Exit Strategy

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Redeeming The Amazon

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THE BEST WAY FOR YOU TO STAY CURRENT WITH MY BOOK NEWS:

“Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness. One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven on by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand.” –  George Orwell

 

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Merry Book-Mas in KHMazz’s Rockstars!!!


Come hang out with over 50 authors (including Yours Truly!) and bloggers on Dec. 22nd.

Spread some cheer and find tons of new books to read over the holidays!!!

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Christmas with the White Brothers

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LV’s Monday Meanderings… December 17, 2018!

Happy Monday Meanderers! Here’s this week’s installment of the regular newsletter I created to keep me engaged with you. This will provide a way for you to know what’s going on with me even though I’m not camping out on Social Media anymore. As usual, I have some great books to share with you, including a FREE copy of my own classic, Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever! This FREE Promotion will run until December 21, 2018, so get it while it’s available!

Writing, Writing, Writing!

So, just before I began the FREE Promotion for the Jungle Fever books, I commissioned someone to do a new cover, but they were late delivering (story of my life!) so I had to take matters into my own hands. Yes, the covers which were displayed during the sale were done by yours truly. My skills with removing subjects and putting them into other backgrounds was severely tested. The Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever cover was kind of jacked, but I did pretty good with the Exit Strategy Cover.

Today, I’m sharing with you the covers which were done by the “professional,” who only maybe did a fraction of a bit better than the covers I created. I hired a different cover creator for The Venture Capitalist, and she did a bang up job! Therefore, in 2019, I’ll probably hire the cover professional who created the Venture Capitalist cover to do all the Jungle Fever books.

Anyway, today I’m sharing, as usual, some books featured by my author colleagues, which I hope you’ll check out, together with grabbing your FREE copy of my Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever, and your $0.99 (or FREE for KU Subscribers) copy of Exit Strategy, and your $3.99 or FREE from KU copy of The Venture Capitalist. And if you’ve already got your free copy of the books, the Audiobooks are a steal if you’ve already purchased the books! I’m off to write now!

Speaking of writing, if you want to read any of my books while you’re waiting on my new stuff to publish, you can find all my books here. LV Lewis books!

Featured Novels This Week!

 

Title: The Protector’s Promise

by Ryli Jordan

FREE

Sara

I shouldn’t have come home.

Six years ago I put hundreds of miles between myself and the man of my dreams; Ryker Calisto. But everything crumbled and I limped home, tail tucked between my legs.

Of course, I would bump into him right away. That’s how fate works, right? Somehow he’s more mouthwatering than ever. His real estate family business owns nearly half of the condos in Oregon and the West Coast.

He’s the strong silent type, my alpha male protector.

I shouldn’t have come home.

I’m NOT ready for this — or am I?

Ryker

Sara ran away the same night I was going to propose to her six years ago. The same night I declared my love for her, she told me it was over. And she left.

Was I bitter? You bet!

Now here is our second chance at love. I’m not going to run her off again. I love her and I want to make everything right, but first I need to find out why she left.

I don’t want to lose her again.

But I’ve also got secrets that might keep us apart for good.

This stand-alone novella contains adult-content, but no cheating, no cliffhangers and a happy ending for sure!

 

New Neighbor

by M.L. Sapphire

$0.99 of FREE for KU Subscribers

Description

LILY

An environmental studies major, I’d always been passionate about saving our planet. So you can imagine how I felt when Dean Foster, the CEO of the biggest polluter in Boston, moved to our street. I hated him – or, at least, I wanted to. But between Dean’s charm, wit, and rugged good looks, he didn’t make it very easy.

When Dean asked me to show him around the area, I wanted to say no. But that wouldn’t have been the neighborly thing to do. So, I reluctantly agreed, making it clear that I was going as a friend, nothing more. Sure, he was extremely successful with a chiseled body, a sharp wit, and a sense of humor almost as sarcastic as mine. But Dean’s company was responsible for more pollution than any other business in Boston. I could never let myself fall for someone like that.

DEAN

I bought a house near the ocean to get away from the city. It was supposed to be a place where I could be alone, just me and my dog. But when I met Lily, a gorgeous young woman who lived down the street, my desire to be alone disappeared.

Lily was a college senior, several years younger than me. When we met, I was blown away by her wit and passion for the environment. Well, that and the way her butt, breasts, and ocean-blue eyes popped in the matching dress she was wearing.

When I asked Lily to show me around my new town, I was already interested in her. As I got to know her better, especially when I found out she was still a virgin, that mild interest turned into a burning desire to make Lily mine. The only problem was that she hated my company and was even involved in planning a protest against us. But I didn’t get to where I was by letting problems stop me from getting what I wanted.

Every problem has a solution.

*** New Neighbor is a 65,000-word steamy standalone romance novel with lots of dirty goodness, no cheating, and a guaranteed Happily Ever After! ***

 

L.V. LEWIS’S AUDIOBOOKS ARE ALWAYS ON

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(WITH THE PURCHASE OF THE E-BOOK ON AMAZON)!

Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever

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Exit Strategy

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Redeeming The Amazon

only $6.95 or FREE with an Audible Trial Membership

THE BEST WAY FOR YOU TO STAY CURRENT WITH MY BOOK NEWS:

“Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness. One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven on by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand.” –  George Orwell

 

A Book That Will Make Your Holidays Great!

Lose Your Shirt by Amanda Aksel

A Billionaire Office Romance
The Londonaire Brothers Series
On sale for $0.99
12/16/18

A feisty fashion mogul. A billionaire financier. One rule they can’t break. 

Liz McKenna’s fashion business is solid. But she’s ready to take it to the next level. Bonnaire Enterprises has the capital she’s been seeking and all she needs to do is travel to London to seal the deal.

Kent is a money guy, and not just because he’s a born billionaire. The future CEO of Bonnaire Enterprises is ready to accept his new position when he’s served with a lawsuit instead. If he wants to secure his future at the company, he’ll have to take on a fake fiancée and keep his hands to himself. But when the gorgeous, feisty Liz becomes his newest client, he questions his priorities.

Behind closed office doors, Liz and Kent must choose between professionalism or losing their shirts.

Lose Your Shirt is a sexy billionaire office romance. If you like bad boys in suits and secret stares across the conference room table, then you’ll love Amanda Aksel’s follow-up to Lingerie on the Floor. 

Buy Lose Your Shirt to satisfy your craving for that HEA today!

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