Thursday, April 17

@GoddessFish Blook Blast & Giveaway: Almost a Bride by Sarah Mayberry

Almost a Bride

Montana Born Brides, Book 1

Genre: Contemporary Romance
Publisher: Tule Publishing Group
Date of Publication: April 12, 2014
Number of pages: 140

Available at the following retailers:

$0.99 for a limited time

Tara Buck has always been the good sister, level-headed by comparison to Scarlett, her flaky, impulsive twin. But when Tara learns her fiancĂ© has been cheating on her with one of his school students, the orderly world she’s created for herself suddenly feels as if it’s falling apart. For years she chose the safe option, but from now on she’s going to live a little, stretch her wings…be a little daring. And if that means acting on the long-suppressed feelings she’s always had for Reid Dalton, then so be it!

Reid has wanted Tara from the moment he met her, but she’s always been out of bounds. Not only is she his patrol partner at the Bozeman PD, she’s also engaged. But then her relationship blows up, and Reid finds himself battling his own instinct to stake his claim with the finest, hottest woman he’s ever known.

Even if anything did happen between them, it would only ever be temporary - Reid’s a born wanderer, while Tara’s roots run deep in Marietta. So even if things are good between them, it seems their romance is destined to be short and sweet...

Tara’s twin sister, Scarlett, also has a Spring Brides story: look out for Second Chance Bride by Trish Morey. Details from
She pulled away, instinctively licking her lips to soothe them. Reid’s gaze followed the movement, and she was close enough to see his pupils dilate and his nostrils flare.

She went very still. And then she did something she’d been wanting to do for a very long time: she leaned close and kissed him, properly this time.

His mouth was warm, and she could taste the sweetness of the lemon meringue pie he’d had for dessert. She waited for him to respond, to do something, but he seemed to be waiting for something else. Something more.

Feeling bolder than bold, she ran her tongue along the closed seam of his lips, asking for entry. There was the smallest of pauses, then some of the tension went out of him as he opened to her, his tongue stroking hers, his mouth starting to move at last. His hands found her waist, his fingers gripping her warmly as his kiss became more demanding, more urgent.


Sarah will be awarding a digital copy of Almost a Bride to one randomly drawn commenter during the tour.

So follow the tour and comment; the more you comment, the better your chances of winning.

Book Tour Info: 
Don't forget to check out the other stops on the Book Tour:

April 15:
Harps Romance Book Review
Sleepless Nights Romance Reviews
My Written Romance
Rogue's Angels
Literary Nook
Kaisy Daisy's Corner
Queen of the Night Reviews
Bookgirl Knitting
Tamaria Soana
Reading, Writing and Roses
Kinky Vanilla Romance
Cynthia Gail

April 16:
Lisa Haselton's Reviews and Interviews
Reviews by Crystal
The Avid Reader
Jersey Girl Book Reviews
Girl meets Books
Urban Girl Reader
Nana Prah
Jennifer Lynne Romance Author
A Writer's Life
Tina Donahue Presents
MAD Hoydenish
Sexy Adventures Passionate Tales

April 17:
Ye Olde Inkwell
Brooke Blogs
Two Ends of the Pen
Romance Novel Giveaways
Fiction With a Passion
Erzabet's Enchantments
Travel the Ages
Margay Leah Justice
Enjoying the Unique Flavors of Life
Hope. Dreams. Life... Love
Musings and Ramblings
Romance Under the Moonlight

April 18:
Linda Nightingale...Wordsmith
Dena Garson - Real... Hot... Romance
Erotic Author Nancy Adams
Rose and Beps Blog
Mismatched Bookends
Room With Books
TBQ's Book Palace
Reading In Twilight
My Devotional Thoughts
Long and Short Reviews
Angels with Attitude Book Reviews
London's Scribbles

Author Bio:

Sarah Mayberry is the award-winning, best selling author of more than 30 novels. She was born in Melbourne, Australia, and is the middle of three children. Sarah picked up a love of romance novels from both her grandmothers and has always wanted to be a writer. In line with this ambition, she completed a Bachelor of Arts degree in Professional Writing and Literature. It took her ten years and multiple attempts before her first book was accepted. During that time, Sarah worked in magazine publishing and the television industry, contributing to the internationally known Australian serial drama “Neighbours” and co-creating teen drama series “Karaoke High”. Sarah currently splits her time between writing for television and writing novels.

She lives in Melbourne by the bay with her husband and a small, furry Cavoodle called Max. When she isn’t writing, she loves reading, cooking, going to the movies and buying shoes.

To connect with the author online:

Website | Blog | Facebook | Twitter | Goodreads | Amazon Author Page | BN Author Page | Publisher Page


  1. Happy Release Week, Sarah Mayberry!

    I voted for Almost a Bride on the following Goodreads list:

    Books by Australian Authors

    Sometimes it's good not to go with the "safe option." ;-)

    Best of luck with the Spring Brides series.

  2. Ooo that sounds good! Love that they're partners. Thanks for the heads up!


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