Thursday, August 20, 2015

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20 Reasons To Sign The Scarlet and Herb Overkill Movie Petition


Scarlet and Herb Overkill (Universal Pictures)

For optimal context, I recommend you read my previous post on the topic of Scarlet Overkill (spoiler alert for MINIONS and DESPICABLE ME): Scarlet Overkill Deserves Her Own Movie—So Here's The Script. However, this post can stand alone if need be.
 
Please note: mild spoilers from MINIONS (2015).

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

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Rivka Spicer's Diverse Books Month

Author Rivka Spicer is hosting Diverse Books Month, a great event featuring a variety of posts for the month of August. Here is the schedule of posts.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

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Scarlet Overkill Deserves Her Own Movie—So Here's The Script

WARNING: Massive Spoiler Alert for the DESPICABLE ME and MINIONS movies. Reading this post is not advised if you intend to watch them. Do, however, come back and enjoy my epic post after you've seen them!

Universal Pictures

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

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The Social Justice Fantasy of Rae Lori's CITY OF SIMPLICITY


Sometimes a bite-sized sci-fi romance can deliver big taste in terms of themes and/or social commentary. Rae Lori's CITY OF SIMPLICITY accomplished that for me, and I'd like to share a bit about why.

I'll endeavor to avoid specific spoilers, which means how I word parts of this post will reflect that. To catch you up to speed, here are the cover and blurb:

Friday, August 7, 2015

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Cover Reveal: TEMPTING JUPITER by Charlee Allden, Plus Giveaway


The Galaxy Express has another fun cover reveal for you! Currently on board is CharleeAllden's TEMPTING JUPITER, the second book in her erotic sci-fi romance Arena Dogs series.

Charlee Allden fills us in on the least you need to know:
Arena Dogs is a scorching-hot, new scifi-romance series; full of hunky alpha heroes, strong, capable women and thrilling space adventure. Each Arena Dogs book contains a complete romance and an ongoing exploration of the Arena Dogs world.  Book 1, Stealing Mercury was released in May 2015. Tempting Jupiter will be released later this year and will introduce two new Arena Dogs and their human heroine.
Now for the cover reveal and blurb!

Monday, August 3, 2015

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Blogging About SEX CRIMINALS at Heroes and Heartbreakers

My latest Heroes and Heartbreakers post is about the award-winning SEX CRIMINALS, a thoroughly engaging comic book series by Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky. It's a lot less gimmicky than the name implies. The HEA factor is unknown at the moment, but this series has strong appeal for sci-fi romance readers.

Here's the post title and link:

Time-Stopping Orgasm: Matt Fraction & Chip Zdarsky's Comic Sex Criminals

Joyfully yours,
Heather

Saturday, August 1, 2015

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SFR News & Links For August 2015


Make your August extra fun with these new sci-fi romances!

New Releases

LUMINOUS - A.E. Ash

Entry number 3333. Vanguard Station Reckoning. All systems stable. Nothing new to report.

It’s been nine years since the war started; nine years since she has received acknowledgement or contact from anyone. Marooned alone on proto-colony planet Hestia, aging xeno-geologist Jyothi Agarwal still continues her routine transmissions in the hopes that someone, somewhere, is listening.

Then one day, out of nowhere, a brilliant light illuminates Hestia and something falls from the sky.

In the west, he wakes up in pain and alone. There is light everywhere. A new sense of weight. A broken body. Words. Knowing. And he realizes that against all odds, he is inexplicably alive.
On a planet far removed from everything, the last human and a fallen star find companionship in each other–and perhaps something more. Something beautiful, shining, lasting. Something luminous.