BOOK BLAST – Little Harbour by Sophia Soames – #Excerpt #Giveaway

LITTLE HARBOUR by Sophia Soames
A story of love and grief, second chances, and family life. An M/MGFY-ish romance, featuring a hoard of feral children, a stolen pram, a Midwifery blog and an ill advised stint on TV. Oh yes and a Man who has lost hope and another who never gave it up.

Publisher: Self-published
Cover Artist: Miriam Latu
Release Date: December 1, 2018
Length: Novel / 135,377 words / 468 pages
Heat Rating: 4 flames
Pairing / Genre(s) / Keyword(s): M/M Contemporary Romance

RELEASE BLITZ – The Lion Lies Waiting by Glenn Quigley – #Excerpt #Giveaway

THE LION LIES WAITING by Glenn Quigley
What would you give to save the ones you love?

Publisher: NineStar Press
Cover Artist: Natasha Snow
Release Date: December 17, 2018
Length: Novel / 88,600 words
Heat Rating: 2 – Fade to Black Sex
Pairing / Genre(s) / Keyword(s): M/M, Historical, Abduction, Age-gap, Bears, Established Couple, Kidnapping, Mental Illness, Over 40

RELEASE BLITZ – I Am the Storm (The Psionics 1) by Tash McAdam – #Excerpt #Giveaway

I AM THE STORM by Tash McAdam
They’ll see the thoughts inside you, if you let them.

Series: The Psionics, Book 1
Publisher: NineStar Press
Cover Artist: Natasha Snow
Release Date: December 17, 2018
Length: Novel / 64,500 words
Heat Rating: 1 – No Sex
Pairing / Genre(s) / Keyword(s): Science Fiction, Espionage, Spies, Military, Young Adult, Lesbian, Pansexual, Trans

OPEN GIVEAWAYS – December 16, 2018

Here’s a rundown of all the giveaways on Stories That Make You Smile that are still open as of this posting. Act quickly, some are ending soon!

NOTE: If one of the open giveaways lists a requirement for you to comment on the blog post, please click through to the original blog post (book titles are links) to comment rather than leave it on this post.

RELEASE BLITZ – Vanilla Clouds Audiobook by Roe Horvat – Narrated by Vance Bastian – #Giveaway

VANILLA CLOUDS by Roe Horvat
“I could spend days listening to you talk about chocolate.”

Narrator: Vance Bastian
Cover Artist: Roe Horvat & Emma Bonath
Release Date: ebook: July 25, 2018 – Audiobook: December 10, 2018
Length: eBook: 117 pages – Audiobook: 3 hrs 45 mins
Heat Rating: Steamy
Pairing / Genre(s) / Keyword(s): M/M Romance, Friends to Lovers

RELEASE BLITZ – Operation Toy Rescue by Sarah Hadley Brook – #Excerpt #Giveaway

OPERATION TOY RESCUE by Sarah Hadley Brook
Can Jules & Felix save Snow Hope, convince Santa to rescue the toys, and fall in love all at the same time?

Publisher: JMS Books, LLC
Cover Artist: Written Ink Designs
Release Date: December 15, 2018
Length: Novella, 29,000 words approx.
Heat Rating: 4 flames
Pairing / Genre(s) / Keyword(s): M/M Fantasy Erotic Romance, Christmas, Holiday

IN THE SPOTLIGHT – Omega Defiant by Dessa Lux

OMEGA DEFIANT by Dessa Lux
An omega who wants nothing to do with alphas…
An alpha who wants to save omegas, but never meant to fall for one…
And a thousand-mile roadtrip that will change their lives…
if they don’t kill each other first.

Series: Wolves in the World (Book #2)
Publisher: Self-Published
Cover Artist: Mara Williams
Release Date: November 29, 2018
Length: Novel / 119,000 words / 350 pages
Heat Rating: 4 flames
Pairing / Genre(s) / Keyword(s): Paranormal, Werewolf, A/B/O, MPreg

BLOG TOUR – #INTERVIEW – From These Ashes by Davidson King – #Excerpt #Giveaway

FROM THESE ASHES by Davidson King (AUTHOR INTERVIEW)
Will Black and Quill be consumed by the flames, or from these ashes, will they find their own happily ever after?

Please join me in welcoming author Davidson King to my blog. She’s here today celebrating the release of the latest installment in her popular Haven Hart series, and she graciously took the time to answer a few questions about her new book and herself!

Series: Haven Hart – Book #4
Cover Artist: Covers by Designs by Morningstar
Release Date: November 28, 2018
Length: 204 pages
Pairing / Genre(s) / Keyword(s): M/M Contemporary Romance, Crime Drama

BLOG TOUR – GUEST POST – The Holiday Home Hotel by Lou Sylvre – #Excerpt #Giveaway #GuestPost

THE HOLIDAY HOME HOTEL by Lou Sylvre (GUEST POST)
A decade has passed since they last saw each other, but now winter’s harsh weather brings them face to face—helped along by a minor goddess and powerful forest spirit. Too much hurt might lie between them now to fix things, but interfering supernatural beings are determined to force them to try.

Please join me in welcoming author Lou Sylvre to my blog. Lou is here today celebrating the release of her fabulous new holiday story and is kindly sharing the book’s playlist with us!

Publisher: Mischief Corner Books
Cover Artist: Catherine Dair
Release Date: December 15, 2018
Length: Novella / ~ 31,000 words / 101 pages
Pairing / Genre(s) / Keyword(s): M/M Supernatural Romance