Tag: romantic suspense


Flashback Friday: The Witness by Sandra Brown

Flashback Friday: The Witness by Sandra Brown

What it’s about Kendall Deaton pulls herself and her baby out of a wrecked car, and a mixture of courage and fear gets her to the top of a ravine, where she flags down help. But she doesn’t dare reveal her true identity to the authorities. Instead, she plans her immediate escape. Her perilous flight begins. The best public defender in Prosper, South Carolina, Kendall had stumbled upon the town’s chilling secret – and her marriage to one of the town’s most powerful men has become a living hell. Now Kendall is a terrified mother trying to save her child’s life…a reluctant witness who knows too much about an insidious evil…and […]

Posted January 9, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Midnight Promises (Midnight #5) by Lisa Marie Rice

Midnight Promises (Midnight #5) by Lisa Marie Rice

What it’s about In their race for the truth, love must prove more powerful than America’s worst enemy… When a gorgeous, bleeding woman on the run falls into the arms of Sean “Metal” O’Brien, the former SEAL medic knows just what he can do. Heal her. Tend to her. Keep her safe. What he can’t seem to do is keep his guard up. Something about the haunted, hunted beauty knocks down all his defenses. Felicity Ward is no stranger to secrets. Raised in the Witness Protection Program, her whole childhood was a lie. But she couldn’t have known that her family’s secrets—secrets she didn’t even know she was keeping—could spark a […]

Posted January 1, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 3 Comments

Watch Me (Dark Obsession, #1) by Cynthia Eden

Watch Me (Dark Obsession, #1) by Cynthia Eden

What it’s about He was hired to protect her. Watching gorgeous Gwen Hawthorne wasn’t a hard job—but it certainly was tempting. Chance Valentine had tried to keep his distance from the sexy socialite for years, but when her father hired him to keep watch on her—as a twenty-four, seven bodyguard—Chance knew his control was about to be pushed to the limit. He’d never wanted another woman the way he desired her. Hot. Intense. Consuming. Being so close to Gwen, Chance knew that he wouldn’t be able to resist her. So he gave into his need, her need, and he took them both to the edge of a dark and consuming desire. […]

Posted December 10, 2014 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

I’m All Ears ~ Books Worth A Listen: Dark Waters (Vancouver Island – Carver Brothers #2) by Toni Anderson

I’m All Ears ~ Books Worth A Listen: Dark Waters (Vancouver Island – Carver Brothers #2) by Toni Anderson

What it’s about Danger once again laps at the shores of Barkley Sound, the Graveyard of the Pacific… Since her rocky childhood and its abrupt, brutal ending, schoolteacher Anna Silver hasn’t given her trust easily. But when her estranged father gets in over his head—again—and winds up dead, his last message to Anna is as clear as it is insistent: she’s in danger and Brent Carver, the man with whom he shared a prison cell for five years, is the only person she should turn to for help. With nowhere else to go and with her father’s killer on her trail, Anna flees to what she hopes is safety. ​ Tucked […]

Posted December 6, 2014 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Guest Post and Giveaway: Full Throttle (Black Knights Inc. #7) by Julie Ann Walker

Guest Post and Giveaway:  Full Throttle (Black Knights Inc. #7) by Julie Ann Walker

Today we have New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Julie Ann Walker on the blog. Full Throttle is her latest book in her wildly popular Black Knights Inc. series! She is here to rev us up with an inside peek into this high energy, kick-ass, opposites attract, thriller of a romance! There’s so much to see, so be sure to check out all the goods, including the amazing giveaway…a $50 gift card to the online bookstore of your choice and the entire Black Knights Inc. series! Wow!! Just fill out the Rafflecopter for your chance to win!  Thank you  Julie Ann Walker for stopping by and visiting Swept Away […]

Posted December 3, 2014 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 5 Comments

Silent Run (Sanders Brothers #1) by Barbara Freethy

Silent Run (Sanders Brothers #1) by Barbara Freethy

What it’s about From #1 New York Times Bestselling Author, Barbara Freethy, comes an emotionally compelling, romantic and suspenseful story … A woman wakes in a hospital bed with no idea of who she is. Her memory is gone, her baby missing. All she has is the gripping certainty that she is in mortal danger. Then a handsome, angry stranger barges in and makes a terrible accusation. He was her lover–and her child’s father–until she disappeared seven months ago. Jake Sanders swore he’d never forgive Sarah Tucker, but he isn’t about to let her get away again–especially not with his daughter still missing. If he has any chance of recovering his […]

Posted November 16, 2014 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Teach Me (Southern Nights #1) by Ella Sheridan: Review + Guest Post

Teach Me (Southern Nights #1) by Ella Sheridan: Review + Guest Post

What it’s about A woman determined to heal… Shy researcher Jess Kingston spent the last eight weeks recovering from her ex-boyfriend’s brutal attack. Body healed, she’s ready to put her life back together—except her ex isn’t ready to let go. She won’t cower in a corner while Brit tortures her, but she’s powerless to fight back. A man determined to resist… Ex-military security specialist Conlan James avoids commitment like the plague. His job, his Harley, and the occasional one-night stand are all he needs, until the day he rescues Jess from a tense situation and realizes he can’t get her off his mind. He can teach her to protect herself, but […]

Posted November 3, 2014 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Dangerous Surrender (The Serafina: Sin City, #4) by Katie Reus

Dangerous Surrender (The Serafina: Sin City, #4) by Katie Reus

What it’s about A cold-blooded killer wants her dead. After her friend is murdered right before her eyes, Taylor uses her wits to escape with just a bullet wound, thankful to be alive. But now the killer isn’t the only one after her—the cops are, too, and Taylor’s not sure she can trust them—or anybody else in her life in California. She decides to turn to her old friend in Vegas, racing there with just the clothes on her back, only to arrive and realize he’s off on his honeymoon. Desperate, she breaks in and crashes. A former Marine is determined to protect her. When former Marine Roman MacNeil finds a […]

Posted November 1, 2014 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Keep Me Safe (Slow Burn #1) by Maya Banks

Keep Me Safe (Slow Burn #1) by Maya Banks

What it’s about A sizzling story of a woman who risks her life and her heart to find a wealthy man’s missing sister—the first novel in a sexy new romantic suspense series from #1 New York Times bestselling author Maya Banks When Caleb Devereaux’s younger sister is kidnapped, this scion of a powerful and wealthy family turns to an unlikely source for help: a beautiful and sensitive woman with a gift for finding answers others cannot. While Ramie can connect to victims and locate them by feeling their pain, her ability comes with a price. Every time she uses it, it costs her a piece of herself. Helping the infuriatingly attractive […]

Posted October 19, 2014 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Video Interview + Giveaway: Keep Me Safe (Slow Burn #1) by Maya Banks

Video Interview + Giveaway:  Keep Me Safe (Slow Burn #1) by Maya Banks

NY Times and USA Today bestselling author Maya Banks is back with a brand new series, Slow Burn and the first book, Keep Me Safe is out now!! We had incredible opportunity to do a video interview with this amazing author and it’s on the blog today for everyone to enjoy!! We love Maya Banks and our very own Kristen, and self-proclaimed MB fan-girl,  jumped at the chance to chat with her. So sit back and enjoy the interview where the ladies talk about Maya’s new series, what inspires her writing and what readers can look forward to in the future! Oh and let’s not forget the giveaway!!  One lucky winner […]

Posted October 9, 2014 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 27 Comments