Happy Birthday Evernight Publishing!

Join us to celebrate Evernight Publishing’s 5th Birthday. We’re celebrating with a blog hop October 1st – 8th !

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That’s right! It’s Evernight’s birthday, but YOU get the presents…

Prizes include:

Apple Watch Sport

NEW Kindle Paperwhite

Fitbit Flex

Evernight, Amazon, and ARe Gift Certificates

Plus, each author on the hop will offer his/her own special prize!

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I’m proud to say that I’ve been an Evernight author since August 2013 when the debut novella, Chasing Matt, co-written with the lovely Eileen Griffin released:

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I’m pleased to bring you an excerpt from my latest Evernight title, Saving Sam, part of the multi-author Purgatory Inc, series.

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When Ezekiel the Watcher Angel, requested a promotion he wasn’t expecting Steve, his boss and Higher Power to command him to bring back Azazel, Death’s assistant. Throw in the devil in a blue dress, a looming deadie apocalypse and a partner in an Archangel named Sam and Zeke might just earn his Guardian wings.
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“Ezekiel?”

I looked up from my clipboard and froze. Standing in front of me, radiating divine power, was an older man with long white hair pulled back into a ponytail. He wore board shorts, a T-shirt, and flip-flops, and reading glasses hung from a chain draped around his neck. With a smile on his friendly face, he didn’t look like the higher power hundreds of religions called Heavenly Father, but more like a kindly hippie grandfather.

I pushed to my feet and promptly tripped over the length of my wings. In my most mortifying moment, God caught my arm and saved me from a face-plant onto the ugly industrial carpet. “Oh, God. Shit. Jesus.”

He chuckled and brushed me off. “Don’t worry. Not the first time I’ve heard My name. You should hear this place around Valentine’s Day.”

I blinked.

“As for Jesus? My Son works in accounting. You should introduce yourself sometime and bring them donuts. Nothing excites accounting like free sugar.”

“Yes, sir.”

He flinched at my words, and I closed my eyes, sending up a silent prayer. To where, I had no clue, as The Man was standing in front of me. At this rate he no doubt planned to bust my ass down to angelic lawn statue.

“Whoa there, partner. We’re pretty informal around here. Can I call you Zeke?”

I nodded. “Yes, sir.”

The Supreme Being smiled and patted me on the back, and I swallowed hard.

“I mean, yes, sir, God, sir.”

The man snorted. “Just call me Steve.” He gave me a once-over, and I wondered if my khakis and polo shirt were workplace appropriate. “Walk with me, Zeke. Oh, and unfurl the wings a little. You’re harshing my spiritual buzz.” Without another word he turned and took off down a hallway, the sounds of his flip-flops echoing.

I hurried to catch up, cursing my clumsiness.

“As you can see, there isn’t a formal dress code while in the office. Most of the staff favor business casual so they don’t have to change before golf in the afternoon. There’s a coffeemaker in the break room. Just don’t leave empty creamer containers in the fridge without replacing them. The last guy who did that lost his head. Literally.”

“Sorry?” I squeaked.

“Oh, don’t worry. We found it again, but the archs get cranky when they don’t get their caffeine. How many times do I have to tell them to leave the swords at home when they’re not out in the field?”

“Swords?”

“Yep, don’t mind them too much. They’re usually more bark than bite.”

As we walked down the hallway, I caught glimpses of beings seated at desks in cubicles. Some were speaking into headsets, some drinking coffee, and one was tossing pencils at the ceiling. It seemed just like every other office I’d ever seen on Earth. Except for the wings.

“This is the Heavenly side of the pod, by the way. Through that door over there is our counterpart. Some of the staff call them the baddies, but they’re not all bad. Except Cerebus keeps peeing on my rug. Damned dog.” He stopped in front of an office and gestured for me to enter.

“Thanks,” I mumbled as I opened the door. I stopped short with surprise, and Steve bumped into me.

Slumped on a chair in front of a large desk was a huge male of obvious celestial rank. His inky black wings fluttered, then folded, blending in with his leather jacket and black jeans. His dirty biker boots, which he’d propped on the desk, were encrusted with dirt and blood, and I swallowed down a wave of fear.

When he met my gaze, something I’d never felt before flooded my system: lust. Or disgust… possibly a mixture of the two.

“Holy….”

The man grinned at me, a flash of white teeth against his darkly handsome features. “Oh, this is going to be good.” He purred in a low growly voice. “Fresh meat.”

YOU CAN FIND SAVING SAM HERE:

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To view the other Purgatory, Inc. Titles, click on the above graphic.

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It’s the perfect time for an Evernight shopping spree because all Evernight titles are 25% off through October 9th at AllRomance eBooks!

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You can enter to win the blog hop grand prize here:

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https://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/fdb586fd60/

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Happy Birthday, Evernight!!

To enter my drawing, please leave a comment about your favorite Evernight Author, Favorite Genre, or Favorite Evernight Title for one free eBook copy of any of my solo or co-authored Evernight titles:

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Check out the rest of the Birthday Blog Hop for a chance to win some really cool prizes!!

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16 thoughts on “Happy Birthday Evernight Publishing!

  1. I second your Happy Birthday to Evernight. As for my favs. I’m pretty across the board in terms of authors, genre, etc. I’ve become a biggie fan of m/m but my ultimate favorite of any is sci-fi. If the book is a combo of sci-fi and m/m all the better. Thanks for being a part of this blog hop.

  2. Happy 5th Birthday Evernight Publishing 🙂
    Thank you for letting me help celebrate it with all these wonderful authors
    and this fabulous giveaway. What a way to celebrate ❤

  3. Happy birthday to EP from me too…
    I’d single out Doris O’Connor as my fav author from EP. I usually read short stories,simply because I don’t have a time for more lengthy books,and hers are some my favorite ones.

  4. My faves tend to lean toward erotic and BDSM in my romance, but I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t completely intrigued by the excerpt here. Thanks for participating in the 5th birthday blog hop! I love hops and birthdays! Meeting new authors and giveaways are just a bonus!
    starznstripes24@yahoo.com

  5. One of my favorite genres is m/m. I’ve been reading it for over a decade now and it’s been amazing to see the numbers of publishers, authors, and readers grow over the years! So many choices now!

  6. Thanks or being part of the Evernight Birthday blog hop! I read every genre except horror, and my favorite Evernight author at present is Erin M. Leaf.

    Mary M.

    emmasmom69 AT gmail DOT com

  7. I don’t have a favorite genre. I like to switch things up. I love a little bit of everything. Happy Birthday Evernight!
    susieq13458(at) yahoo (dot) com

  8. I love any genre with Alpha males and smutty fluff ❤
    Thanks for the giveaway & Happy Friday!
    //Linda
    fr_larsson at hotmail dot com

  9. My favourite genre is M/M and I love reading, historical, paranormal, fantasy, contemporary, western, sports related, military, etc and I have so many favourite authors 🙂 Love your covers by the way and thank you for a chance to win one of your Evernight titles 🙂

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