My Chat with Lainey – “Sinners and Saints” Anthology – 15

Hello and welcome!

We have another heroine showing up for a chat. Check it out.

What is your full name?
Hey there! My name is Lainey Pickett! waves

Do you have a nickname?
Well my twin sister calls me a lot of things- mainly late 😂 otherwise I’m a fairly clumsy witch…. shhhh

What is one word best describes you?
Amazing? Crafty definitely.

Describe what you are wearing now to our readers.
Let’s see, my blonde hair is down and just to my shoulders. I’m wearing casual denim jeans that are worn by design. I’ve got on my blue and white Cross Trainers and a navy blue shirt.

Do you think the author portrayed you accurately?
Oh yes! I think Shaunna is worthy of every award she’s brought in. Granted the idea for me was hers but I owned the book baby! Right here! I weaved a magical spell and girl had no idea what hit her… blows on fingers

What makes you laugh out loud?
Mainly my sister but truthfully, we own a magic shop and I cannot tell you the blown spells we’ve watched come through the door. Hair on fire, transfiguration gone wrong. Love potions literally blown up and bad, brothers turned to toads… yup it’s a laugh a second at the magic shop.

What is your favourite dessert?
Anything with chocolate and whipped cream.
Yes, chocolate is the best.

What is your favourite drink?
Coffee of course
Viennese Cappuccino?

What is your greatest fear?
Ooh let’s see…. losing my magical powers?

What is your favourite colour?
Pink! Well wait – Tiffany blue!

What do you wear when you go to sleep?
It depends on if I’m alone or not 😜 I’ve got a new boyfriend! The man I’ve waited my whole five hundred years for! So nothing if he’s with me. Otherwise shirt and panties.

What is the perfect romantic date?
Nothing expensive. I’m a casual kind of girl. Flowers are nice but I say pizza and movies and a bottle of wine.

How ticklish are you? Where are you ticklish?
Ooh I’m not

What’s your favourite smell? What does it remind you of?
Leather – I have no idea but I love vanilla too

When you look at a man what catches your interest?
Totally his shoes, then his eyes and his personality.

Do you have somebody in your life now?

What is one word best describes him?
OMG to die for gorgeous and perfect in every single way. Tall, blue eyes, laid back and brilliant.

Is your book part of a series? What does the future hold for the readers of the series?
Yes! It is totally a part of a series!!! It’s a part of The Magic Touch Series! There’s more murder, mystery, magic, laughs and romance to come in each spellbinding book!

Thank you Lainey for chatting with me, looking forward to reading your story.
Thank you for having me!!! Mwah 💋 I can’t wait to go on adventures with all of you!

I’d like to thank my favorite author, Shaunna Rodriguez for bringing me to life and Eniko for interviewing me today! Eek! My 15 of fame! No one is gonna believe it! I’m famous!!!!!
LOL you are too funny! You are most welcome!


So what did you think?

Lainey’s book is “The Velvet Witch” by Shaunna Rodriguez.

Lainey Pickett & her sister Kourtney know a thing or two about magic their skills in not only finding the body of a missing girl who is presumed dead, but her murderer, will put all their skills to the test…. including survival.

Author Bio

Shaunna Rodriguez is an award winning, best selling author. She has written multiple books in every genre and tries to release a new one often. Her hobbies include reading, writing, crocheting, traveling the world and spending time with friends.



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COME BACK next Friday for Chat # 16 !

Until next time, happy book reading / listening and don’t forget to show your love by leaving a review!

NEW RELEASE! Dixie Under Siege by Natasza Waters

Hello and welcome!

Great news! Book 2 in A Warrior’s Passion Series by one of my fave authors, Natasza Waters just released.

The only thing stopping Navy SEAL Josh Hunter from igniting the embers between him and Dixie is the psychopath hunting her.

Dixie’s fresh start in San Diego eclipses into a nightmare. Not only does she have to deal with a stalker who’s been on her tail for years, but the man who broke her heart strides into her shop hotter, broader, and braver than she remembers. Dixie has two choices: Run or make a stand with the man she nearly married.

Josh drops by the Erotic Bean for a cup of java and finds Dixie Hammond behind the counter. Their reunion goes as expected. The unforgettable spitfire orders him out of her shop. Emotions aside, she needs his protection. With Alpha Squad’s help, Josh removes his combat boots and hunts his target as a civilian. Something he’s willing to do for the woman who heats his body temperature to boiling.

Sounds good, doesn’t it? I’ve been looking forward to reading their story ever since I read book one. If you remember I had the hero from book 1, Cricket Under Fire, for a chat about a year ago, if you missed it, check it out here. Will Josh become one of my BBF too? I have no doubt 😉 1-click 😀

If you have not read it yet, you are in luck, book 1 is on sale for a limited time.

Buy links
Amazon USAmazon UKAmazon AUAmazon CAB&NKoboApple

Author Bio

Writing has always been a passion. I spent thirty-four years with the Coast Guard, but retirement recently called, and I answered. I’m blessed to live on the west coast with my husband who also spent his career in a technical field. No more shift work or long separations from the family for me, and he’s stopped flying to the four corners of the world. There’s a great hum of contentment around our homestead. He’s also my sounding board when writer’s block strikes.

Crafting stories with pieces snipped from real life gives depth to a novel. Of course, action, suspense and romance is the goal of keeping readers entertained. Three of my books have been honored with awards, and that’s always a welcome pat on the back, but it’s folks who love to read and their reviews that offer the QA authors look for.

When I’m not attached to my keyboard, the husband and I love to camp. We travel in a forty-foot fifth wheel for long hauls, and what we affectionately call the Wiener Wagon, a twenty-two-foot travel trailer for…you guessed it, roasting wieners and short hauls.

Life truly does pass by at warp speed. Make the most of it. Smile. Laugh. And read books, because there’s no better vacation than the journey you take in your favorite chair with a good story.

To learn about all the books, and keep in touch with Ms. Waters, follow the links.

website • Facebook • Twitter • Goodreads • youtube •

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