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Monday, November 4, 2013

Celebrating Nicole Zoltack's Masked Love Holiday Romance Novella with three mini-excerpts!

Today on Idea City we're celebrating the launch of Nicole Zoltack's regency novella, Masked Love published by Swoon Romance. Doesn't everyone love a quick, spicy read?
Isabelle is content being a maid, and will do anything for her lady, even accompany her to a masquerade ball. Lady Theodosia needs extra support and encouragement on this night, for tomorrow she will meet the man her parents have pledged her to.
Isabelle has never had occasion to attend such an event, and is at first ill at ease. But meeting an enchanting young man during the course of the evening makes her wish for a life she can never have. Thinking she will never see him again, she returns his flirtation and even reveals her face. Imagine her shock when he shows up the next morning, announcing his claim on Lady Thedosia.
Isabelle does all she can to avoid Lord Adrian Wingave, but then he not only sees her, he recognizes her. To make matters worse, Isabelle fears her feelings are not one-sided. Torn between duty and desire, Isabelle hopes for something more this Christmas.
Find Masked Love at Swoon and Amazon.

Here are three mini-excerpts to sample!
“Now that is a lovely mask.”

Isabelle kept walking until she realized she heard no response to the statement. Only a man stood nearby, with no one else close. Her cheeks grew hot, and she pointed to herself.

He nodded, a wide grin stretching across his face.
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“Do you like what you see?”

So flustered was she that Isabelle answered without thinking first. “How can I when I know not who I am looking at?”
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A dance could prove who she was—a hired servant, and beneath the likes of everyone else here.

Thankfully, the good Lord was smiling down upon her as the familiar strains of the only dance she knew, the cotillion, began. What harm could result from one dance?
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Nicole Zoltack loves to write fantasy/paranormal, romances, horror and and historical. When she isn't writing about girls wanting to be knights, talking unicorns, and zombies, she spends time with her family. She loves to ride horses (pretending they're unicorns!) and going to the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, dressed in period garb. Her current favorite TV show is The Vampire Diaries. Find her on Goodreads, her website, her blog, Facebook fanpage & Twitter.

21 comments:

  1. Congrats to Nicole! This sounds like a great read!

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  2. Sounds great!! Best of luck to Nicole :)

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  3. Thanks, Meradeth! :)

    And thanks for having me today, Catherine!

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  4. Sounds like a fascinating story. Congratulations, Nicole. Best of luck to you. Neat cover too.

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  5. Yay, Nicole! Isn't that such a fun time period to write for? I love your premise and gosh, where's my time stopper when I need one? TBR list...

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  6. I'll chime in with my congrats on your book, Nicole. Here's wishing you the very best of luck.

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  7. Woo hoo for Nicole. She's on fire lately :)

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    1. I'm the new girl on fire, huh? Don't worry, I won't fight anyone to the death! ;)

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  8. Nicole has my undying admiration for writing a historical - those are hard! Love the romantic cover. Good luck! :-)

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    1. I love doing research for historicals. :) thanks!

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  9. Lexa, I agree, historical plus romance equals a challenge.

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  10. Are we going to start seeing more steamy novels and novellas featured at Idea City, Miss Kitty? ;)

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