Excerpt and Giveaway: The Sheik Retold and A Breach of Promise by Victoria Vane

Today we’re participating in the book tour of The Sheik Retold by Victoria Vane.

TSRBookCoverPreviewThe synopsis:

Pride and passion vie for supremacy in this steamy retelling of E.M. Hull’s romance classic.

A haughty young heiress for whom the world is a playground…

A savage son of the Sahara who knows no law but his own…

When pride and passion vie for supremacy…

Blistering desert days are nothing compared to sizzling Sahara nights…

“There will be inquiries.” I choked out. “I am not such a nonentity that nothing will be done when I am missed. You will pay for what you have done.”
“Pay?” His amused look sent a cold feeling of dread through me. “I have already paid… in gold that matches your hair, my gazelle. Besides,” he continued, “the French Government has no jurisdiction over me. There is no authority here above my own.”
My trepidation was growing every passing minute. “Why have you done this? Why brought me here?”
“Why?” He repeated with a slow and heated appraisal that made me acutely, almost painfully, conscious of my sex. “Bon Dieu! Are you not woman enough to know?”

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Fan Fiction Friday: Back-to-School

Hi everyone! I really miss the excitement of starting a new year in school. Shopping for clothes and school supplies. Meeting new instructors and classmates. I’m just waiting for the fall weather to start here. It’s unseasonably hot in Chicago right now. When the leaves start to change and the temperature drops, then it will feel normal.

Michelle had an excellent idea to feature fics with the back-to-school theme. Some are new to me and some are still sitting on my TBR list. Let’s check it out….

Back to school

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