Dec 21, 2009

Deep Kiss of Winter - Blog Tour and Contest

Deep Kiss of WinterDeep Kiss of Winter
By Kresley Cole and Gena Showalter
Pocket (November 24, 2009)

From the publisher: Two never-before-published paranormal stories to delight the senses and tantalize the imagination!

KRESLEY COLE delivers a breathtaking tale of a brutal vampire soldier about to know love for the first time...and a Valkyrie aching to be touched. Murdoch Wroth will stop at nothing to claim Daniela the Ice Maiden -- the delicate Valkyrie who makes his heart beat for the first time in three hundred years. Yet the exquisite Danii is part ice fey, and her freezing skin can't be touched by anyone but her own kind without inflicting pain beyond measure. Soon desperate for closeness, in an agony of frustration, Murdoch and Danii will do anything to have each other. Together, can they find the key that will finally allow them to slake the overwhelming desire burning between them?

GENA SHOWALTER puts a daring spin on a tale of huntress and hunted...and concocts a sensual chemistry that is positively explosive. Aleaha Love can be anyone -- literally. With only skin-to-skin contact, she can change her appearance, assume any identity. Her newest identity switch has made her an AIR (alien investigation and removal) agent and sends her on a mission to capture a group of otherworldly warriors. Only she becomes the captured. Breean, a golden-skinned commander known for his iron will who is at once dangerous and soul-shatteringly seductive, threatens her new life. Because for the first time, Aleaha only wants to be herself....


Thanks to Pocket Books two  US readers (No P. O Boxes please) will have a chance to win a copy of Deep Kiss of Winter

*Answer one of the following question: Who is your favorite paranormal romance author? or What is your favorite paranormal romance title (or series)? One point

*Link to this contest on any of the social network sites or your own page. Let me know the url. One point for each link.

*If your email is not associated with your ID, please put the address in your response.

The contest ends Jan. 8, 2010 at 11:59 pm wherever you live.

Good luck to all!


Margay said...

That is a difficult question because there are so many wonderful paranormal authors/books/series out there, both adult and YA. If I had to narrow it down to one, Gena Showalter would be a good choice.


jacabur1 said...

Who is your favorite paranormal romance author? My favorite is oddly enough Kresley Cole, love her series "Immortals After Dark" with all the different main characters getting their individual stories....
Gosh want this book, have wanted since it came out but am over limit allowed for the year on book buying until way next summer.....
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kimikimikaio said...

My favorite is Kresley Cole's Immortals After Dark series. Dark Needs At Night's Edge is my favorite but I love them all.

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Katiebabs a.k.a KB said...

Paranormal romance author would be Jeaniene Frost. Bones and Chapter 32!

Virginia C said...

The Pendragon Legacy series by Susan Kearney.

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Fiction Vixen said...

Favorite PNR author, Jeaniene Frost-Night Huntress series! Love it! Here's my links:



In my sidebar on my blog:

booklover0226 said...

I really enjoy D.N. Simmons Knights of the Darkness Chronicles series.

Tracey D
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stacy stew said...

I love Karen Marie Moning's Highlander Series. She's my current favorite author and those are my favorite books.

Martha Lawson said...

Sherrilyn Kenyon and her Dark Hunter Series is my favorite.

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tetewa said...

This would be to hard for me to pick between The Riley Jensen or Dark-Hunter series!

justpeachy36 said...

I like Sherrilyn Kenyon's Dark Hunter series.

Please enter me in the giveaway.

Deedles said...

There are so many but I guess I would have to say author Georgia Evans and Sherrilyn Kenyon's Dark Hunter series.

angel28140 said...

Right now, my favorite paranormal romance series is Christine Feehan's Dark Series.

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donnas said...

I cant pick a favorite author. Theres too many great ones. But for favorite title I love Because Im the Vampire, That's Why. It just makes me laugh.

Linked on sidebar -

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kalynnick said...

My favorite paranormal author is GENA SHOWALTER.

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Roxy said...

Favorite paranormal romance title is the Dark Highlander. Absolutely love that book! Only book where I read it twice back to back.

Anna Dougherty said...

My favorite paranormal author? And I only get one? Hmm, since that seems like an impossible mission, I'll name my favorite for the last year- Jeaniene Frost. I just re-read the Night Huntress series and I just love her characters and worldbuilding.

I have to say that I just discovered Chloe Neill and the Chicagoland Vampires- best new series for the year, for sure. I really like the stubborn and sometimes snarky Merit.

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Andrea said...

My favorite is Adrian Phoenix.

Cybercliper said...

That is a tough question - I have a dozen or more that are auto buys for me but if I have to pick just one, then I'd pick Angela Knight. annhonATaolDOTcom

Anna ♥ said...

My favorite paranormal romance author is Kresley Cole. I always know that whenever I read a book of hers that I'm guaranteed a great romance. :D


Anna ♥

cait045 said...

I really love Karen Chance. I love all her books.


Bethie said...

My Fav paranormal romance author is Christine Feehan.

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Julie said...

Right now, Nalini Singh has my heart with her Psy-Changeling series.

I've tweeted about it here.

jellybelly82158 said...

I have to many to be able to pick just one. I love Christine Feehan's Dark series, Sherrilyn Kenyon's Dark-Hunter series. Kresley Cole's Immortals after dark. Riley Jensen series.
Kim Harrison's Hollow series.

Julie S.
jellybelly82158 at gmail dot com

chelleyreads said...

my favorite pnr author is larissa ione (& she also writes my favorite series--her demonica books).

my links: (sidebar)

thank you for the giveaway!

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Dawn M. said...

My favorite paranormal romance author is Shelly Laurenston.

Thanks! :0)
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Mishel said...

+1- Ahh, I dislike favorite questions lol I have such a hard time deciding. But one of my favorite paranormal romance authors is Sherrilyn Kenyon with all of her series lol, I also really love Marjorie M. Liu and her Dirk & Steele series.

+1- Linked to this contest on my sidebar (

Thanks so much,

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Marianna said...

I've never actually read a paranormal romance before so I'm not familiar with authors - but I'd like to!
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Jane said...

I am another person that has not gotton inro reading paranormal romance. This sounds like a good book to start with.

Julie said...

I'm a Twilight fan. There, I said it. juliecookies(at)

Sweet Vernal Zephyr said...

My fav author has to be Sherrlyn Kenyon... so many books to read, so little time!

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susan said...

I like Kresley Cole, the best.. the books just grab me and take me in!

misskallie2000 said...

Sherrilyn Kenyon & Gena Showalter. Have not read either but reviews and excerpts are great on these.

No blog, new at this.

have twitter but not sure it works for me.. @misskallie2000

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Patricia Altner said...

Posted for Karen

Charlaine Harris! by a landslide.


Brooke said...

Bah soo many.. Kresley and Gena are tops.. Although I just started reading Rachael Vincent and her Werecat series.. I'm hooked..

cfisher1504 said...

I read so many differnt authors...
my favs are always the one I am reading....Deadtown...Skin Trade...Skinwalker...I love them all!! cfisher1504 at gmail dot com

etirv said...

Kresley Cole is my #1 favorite paranormal author!


Jessca said...

Who is your favorite paranormal romance author? I love kelley armstrong book

bison61 said...

my favorite author would be Helen Scott Taylor

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jellybelly82158 said...

My favorite author. that is a hard one. I guess I would have to say Christine Feehan. My favorite series is also hard. I love the dark series by Christine but I also love the Rachael Morgan series by Kelley Armstrong. And then there is Lynsay Sands and her Argeneau Vampires. Then you cannot forget Kresley Cole and her Immortals after Dark series/
I just cannot make up my mind

Julie S.
jellybelly82158 at gmail dot com

pixie13 said...

I'd have to go with Christine Feehan, even though there are so many good authors.


Stephmartin71 said...

Christine Feehan is my number one favorite author but JR Wards is coming real close to her. I actually have all of Kresley Coles and Gena Showalters books in my TBR Pile except this book because I think it is a trade? and I only buy mass markets. I need to start reading both of their many series that I own. Maybe I'll start reading after I'm finished with Jade Lees third Dragon book.

van_pham said...

my favorite paranormal romance writer and series is Jeaniene Frost's Night Huntress novels.

van p.

Marie said...

I would have to say it would be Sherrilyn Kenyon's Dark Hunter series!

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