Kicking it Sexy Siesta Style & New Release News!

I’m so excited to be a part of this fabulous group of talented authors! Since this is my first post with the 69’s 😉 (yeah, couldn’t resist!) here’s the low down on me and a little on what I write.

I’m from an Irish/Scottish background, born and raised in North Carolina, who now lives in sunny Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. After reading an article on writing romance by Holly Lisle I jumped off the wagon everyone shoved me on heading toward the typical nine-to-fiver and picked up pen and paper instead.

That was six year ago.

There have been a lot of ups and downs that almost led me to tossing out this crazy gig, but I stuck it out and I’m now looking at my fourth release this October 31st.

Yeah, baby! (said in my best Austin Power’s voice)

When I set out to publish I never thought I’d turn to the spicy sub-genre of erotic romance, yet three novellas later, here I am and planning more hot love stories for readers to hopefully enjoy.

Another sub-genre I never thought I would write in is military romance. Guns, fight scenes, and kick-ass alpha heroes with a fetish for the wild side are kinda my thang, but writing it…err…not so much. Then I meet Captain Blake Mitchell from His by Sunrise. He pushed his sexy smooth talking self into my head and brought along his friends, Gabriel, Marc, Colt, and to my surprise, Joel Cordona.

After a week of listening in on their conversations and witnessing their camaraderie the Sexy Siesta series was born. I knew I had to write their stories and give them each a heroine who could tame their alpha male, possessive, too damn-sexy-for-their-own-good trouble making tendencies. 😉

Originally the Sexy Siestas were planned as a novella series, but my editor coaxed me ever so gently into flexing my muscles and going bigger, giving each of the characters from the novellas their full length stories. How could I refuse? I wanted to revisit my sexy bad-ass Recon Marines, and after reading the feedback from readers, I discovered I wasn’t the only one who wanted more.

So I’m making the announcement on 69 Shades of Smut first…the Sexy Siesta series is growing! It’s packed with emotion, high stakes drama, and heat. Lots of heat!

Here’s the full list on what is out now, soon-to-be-released, and coming in 2015 for the Sexy Siesta Series:

NOVELLAS:

His BY Sunrise-Captain Blake Mitchell and Isabella Marie’s novella –OUT NOW

Tequila Sunset– 1st Lieutenant Gabriel Daniels and Esmeralda Vega’s novella—OUT NOW

Sunrise for Three-Mark Dangere, Mia Vega, & Colt Dessire’s novella—Releasing Oct. 31st!!

FOURTH NOVELLA— JOEL CORDONA –TO BE ANNOUNCED

FULL LENGTHS:

Controlled Heat-Blake and Isabella’s Full length— May 2015

Tropical Heat-Gabriel & Esmeralda’s Full-length— August 2015

Relentless Heat-Marc, Mia, & Colt’s Full-length—November 2015

JOEL CORDONA’S FULL LENGTH—TO BE ANNOUNCED

I have a full plate of writing ahead of me and I’m anxious and excited to write each and every story. Since Joel made an impromptu appearance later in the series I’m still working on pulling his novella and full-length together, but it will be true to the series—high octane and sizzling romance all rolled up in a HEA…promise!

Next up to hit the digital shelves is Sunrise for Three. This novella follows two former Recon Marines and a sexy heart-melting Latina they’ve come to love, but soon find out has a vengeful Mexican drug lord hot on her trail. Here’s a look at the cover and blurb to hold you over until its release on Halloween. 😉

Sunrise For Three200x300Two stalwart former Recon Marines…

Marc Dangere and Colt Dessire,  forced to retire from injuries sustained from a roadside bombing, decide there’s only one thing left for two elite former Recon Marines—serve and protect through their own securities company, Re-Con.

One sexy, heart-melting Latina with trouble hot on her trail…

Mia Vega is fearless when it comes to standing her ground. Shedding the shackles of a tragic childhood, Mia accepts the first stable job opportunity that comes along in hopes of building a strong future for herself.  With every passing day Mia finds it harder to resist her desire for both her bosses— two of the sexiest men she’d ever laid eyes on. Determined to reach out and take what she wants, Mia sets a plan of seduction in motion that will either get her fired or land her right where she wants to be—caught between danger and desire.

One deserted beach and only one night to claim her as theirs.

Marc and Colt have had their sights set on their new secretary, beautiful Mia Vega. They’ve kept their distance, waiting for the right time to share their feelings. But all bets are off when a dangerous predator begins striking out against Mia. To protect her, Marc and Colt take her under their protection, whisking her away to their safe haven until they can figure out who’s behind the attempt on her life. Once alone with her, neither man can contain the burning desire to claim her.

Can Marc and Colt keep Mia safe while exploring their passions? Or will fate rob them of a happiness all three have longed for their whole lives?

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Thanks for stopping by! Until next time…keep it sexy!

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2 thoughts on “Kicking it Sexy Siesta Style & New Release News!

  1. Talina – thanks for the great intro to your series and you as an author! I signed up for your newsletter & joined your Thunderclap – just wish I could figure out how to get Thunderclap to link to my SMR page instead of my personal account. Sigh… Not enough coffee yet this morning; something to investigate later today LOL!! I had purchased “His By Sunrise” back in August but haven’t read it yet so I’ll be sure to move it up in the Queue so I’m ready for the full-length addition to the story 🙂 !!

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    • Hi Snarky Mom! I love your handle. 🙂 Thank you for picking up His by Sunrise. Shhh…don’t tell the other guys, but Captain Blake is my favorite of all the characters! 😉

      I really appreciate your support with my Thunderclap. I’ve been trying to figure out the same problem you’re having with your personal account vs your fan page. :/ No luck!

      Thank you for stopping by!

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