A Bloody Good Cruise (paperback)












ISBN Digital: 978-1-62830-317-9
ISBN Print: 978-1-62830-316-2
Page Count: 310
Word Count: 79977
Rating: Spicy(PG13)


Romance writer Mona Rossi's book sales are slipping.  She needs new ideas and fast!  Her vampire love, Fausto Silvius is a doctor aboard the Romanza, a luxury cruise ship.  Holding a "Motion on the Ocean" writer's cruise sounds like a great idea.  What better way to combine a career boost with romance?
 
But they soon discover hunters on board who give chase to Fausto and his fellow vampires.  While he longs to bring Mona into his world, how can he convince her to join him with fringe lunatics on the hunt?  In the prime of her life she's not sticking her neck out for a shot at eternity.  

Rating: Spicy
Page Count: 310
Word Count: 79977
978-1-62830-316-2 Paperback
978-1-62830-317-9 Digital

Excerpt:

Mona forced a dose of cheer through her jangly nerves. Vampire hunters wouldn't attack Fausto and his friends on this ship. Security was tight. "Well, you're here, so does that mean you've been going out, and aren't confined to your house any more?"

Fausto shrugged. "Almost. I couldn't wallow in self-pity forever. And I knew seeing you would make it worthwhile."

She smiled and gave him a genuine Italian cheek pinch. "I'll cheer you up, faccia bella, you can count on that. You must feel safe." She gestured at the tacky duds. "I mean, relatively speaking."

"Don't let this scare you, but--" He glanced around over the rims of his shades. Uh-oh. Whenever he said, "Don't let this scare you," it sent ripples up her spine. "I got an ominous message at the doctor's office earlier."

"What?" She swallowed a lump. "What kind of ominous message?"

He looked away, shaking his head. "Nothing to get alarmed about. The hunters just want me to know they're here. After the initial jolt wore off, I said, 'Okay, I'm being stalked again.' But I'm used to it. It doesn't make me constantly look over my shoulder like in the old days. My family's murder gave me a reality check. If they want me, they'll get me. I can't let it interfere with my work, or what little leisure time I have here. And you shouldn't either." He gazed at her adoringly and cupped her cheek, warming her entire body. "But you're still scared. All the blood's drained out of your face, and not in a good way."
 




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