My Chat with Quinn

Hello and welcome!

I am so excited to introduce you to a new BBF I acquired recently.

Please welcome Quinn!

What is your full name?
Quinn Connelly

What is one word that best describes you?
You’d probably suspect as a vamp I’d say bloodthirsty. I’m a Biological vampire, which means I’m half human, but the vamp is dominant. I’ve lived for a few centuries. Every new life I’ve created for myself, changes me. As the owner of Vyro Creek and living as a rancher, I’d say the best word is ‘intense’.

Describe what you are wearing now to our readers.
When I’m working at Vyro Creek, I wear trousers and stovepipe boots. It’s a throw-back from the 1800’s while working on the Transcontinental Railroad. But don’t get me wrong, I like my Wranglers. Yet, if a woman prefers I wear nothing, I love to make her happy.

Do you think the author portrayed you accurately?
Natasza envisioned a hero cross between the Witcher and Cullen Bohannon from “Hell on Wheels”. Gritty, harsh, but has his compassionate moments.

What is your favourite drink?
That’s a loaded question for a Vrykolakas, what humans commonly call a vampire. (Grin)

What is your greatest fear?
The Second Blood rebellion is gathering steam. There have been others in the past, but this one is far more serious. Vamps don’t normally fear much, but humans, let alone my favorite human, is in serious danger.

What do you wear when you go to sleep?
I don’t sleep. My mind is on other things when I’m in the bedroom, and it doesn’t require clothes.

What is the perfect romantic date?
My brothers and I choose to live among humans. In practice, our kind doesn’t date, but when I met Ariana, she ignored me. Sure, I could have swept into her bedroom at night and taken what I wanted the old-fashioned way. But times are changing, and they’ve changed for my species as well. Unwittingly, Ariana demanded my attention and respect. I had to have some ‘alone time’ with her and suggested we take the horses out for a ride on her ranch. Let’s just say things got intense when an unexpected microburst forced us to seek cover. That was the first time she learned what I was and the true meaning of erotic pleasure.

What’s your favourite smell? What does it remind you of?
For a Biological vamp as old as I am, I’ve come across many pleasing scents. But without a doubt, Ariana stopped me in my tracks. Initially, I restrained my instincts to satiate my thirst. Unless you’re immortal, it’s hard to describe what the rich, intoxicating aroma of blood smells like to us. For my species, it strikes us similar to the peak of sexual release to a human.

When you look at a woman what catches your interest?
I’ve learned over the centuries that beauty doesn’t mean much. The Vrykolakas dens satisfy the darkest desires for males who don’t have wives or blood slaves. And I’ll admit that I, like others of my species, have ventured inside the walls to relieve my instincts. But I’ve learned the depth and passion of a woman is a huge turn-on and only human females possess this quality.

Do you have somebody in your life now?
Ari Holland and her two friends bought the neighboring ranch to Vyro Creek, which belongs to my clan. My initial interest was to protect her against the vamp rogue attacks that increased in our backwater town of Saguaro Gulch and across Arizona. Yet, something odd happened when we met, and it changed everything.

What is one word that best describes her?
Committed. To her ranch. She’s not afraid of hard work, but she tried to accomplish the impossible task on her own. She doesn’t want my help, but I give it freely because I want her to succeed. The closer we become the more I realize, I want to spend eternity with this woman.

Is your book part of a series? What does the future hold for the readers of the series?
Arizona Lightning is Book One of the Vyro Creek Series. Arizona Thunder will be out shortly, followed by Arizona Squall. Readers will find the depth of the True Blood Series; the passion of the Black Dagger Brotherhood saga, and the suspense of the Dark-Hunter novels rolled into one. Natasza’s goal is to immerse readers in a new world of tension and romance.

Thank you Quinn for chatting with me and I am looking forward to read what happens next. I hope you and Ari will figure out a way to get your HEA. Knowing Natasza’s other works, I am sure she will 😉

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Well, I hope you enjoyed the chat as mush as I did and you will give Quinn a chance to steal your heart as he did mine.

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As he mentioned, his story is the Arizona Lightning, book 1 of the Vyro Creek Series by Natasza Waters.

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Three women fed up with the hustle of Los Angeles take a leap of faith. They land in a world of rebellion and immortals. The first, they can do without, the last, they can’t resist.

Ariana, Lynn, and Tess can’t turn down the steal of a deal on a dilapidated ranch in Saguaro Gulch, Arizona. The moving boxes are barely unpacked when visitors drop by. Three immigrant brothers from Ireland own the neighboring ranch named Vyro Creek.

While Tess and Lynn are infatuated by the bachelors, Ari isn’t as overwhelmed by the rugged cowboys with cut jaws and piercing blue eyes. There’s something distinctly unsettling about the oldest brother, Quinn Connelly.

After nightfall, a ruckus in the decrepit barn sends Ariana to investigate. When the threat is gone, so are her memories of the predator.

The desert is a rough and parched landscape. But Ari and her friends learn it’s not just the wildlife that’s hot and thirsty.

My review: 5 stars

I have to say I was surprised, and excited, when I saw Ms. Waters was releasing a paranormal book. I love her style of writing and I knew this one will be good too. Reading this story is not just reading, but getting immersed in a world that is old but new at the same time, with a new twist that made it into something exciting. I could not stop, read well into the night, needing to know what happens next. Quinn is lovable despite his sometime stubborn attitude, and he met his match in Ariana LOL those two can make fireworks. I wish they would make up their minds and see that they belong together. The story has an almost cliffhanger ending, but not really. Love the world building and how the layers are revealed slowly throughout the story. I can’t wait to read the next one.

Check out the trailer…

Buy links – Amazon US • Amazon CA • Amazon UK • Amazon AU • iBooks • KoboB&N

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

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Until next time read a book, listen to a book and don’t forget to show your love by leaving a review!

 

My Chat with Terek

Hello and welcome!

Today I have somebody I met a few years ago and cannot forget. He is my fave Son of Navarus.

Here is what he has to say…

What is your full name?
Terek. It’s a name given to me by the vampire who turned me.

Do you have a nickname?
No.

What is one word best describes you?
Spiritual

Describe what you are wearing now to our readers.
Black pants, a white shirt, and a black jacket.

Do you think the author portrayed you accurately?
Gabrielle found a way to show the real Terek, and I’m thankful for that.

What makes you laugh out loud?
Dante. That vampire does things that I can’t help but laugh at.
chuckle

What is your favourite dessert?

Ilona made her first apple pie a few weeks ago, so that’s my new favorite dessert.

What is your favourite drink?
I don’t drink alcohol. To be honest, my favorite drink is blood.

What is your greatest fear?
My greatest fear is that at some point I won’t be able to take care of Ilona and my vampires.

What is your favourite colour?
Green

What do you wear when you go to sleep?
Nothing

What is the perfect romantic date?
Women want to be adored, so no matter where I take a woman, I make sure she’s the only focus of my attention. Whether it’s a night at home or a date at a fine restaurant, the perfect romantic date is all about making the woman you’re with your number one concern.
*sigh*

How ticklish are you? Where are you ticklish?
Vampires aren’t ticklish.

What’s your favourite smell? What does it remind you of?
The spices of Moroccan cooking—cinnamon, saffron, cumin—remind me of my time there right after I was made vampire.

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I know what you mean. Being used to all kinds of spices back home, I really took a liking to Moroccan cuisine.

When you look at a woman what catches your interest?
Her behavior is the first thing I notice. A woman should be graceful and confident, not brash or loud. Beauty comes from within.

Do you have somebody in your life now?
Yes, Ilona is my mate.

What is one word best describes her?
Gentle

Is your book part of a series? What does the future hold for the readers of the series?
Blood Spirit is the third book in the Sons of Navarus series. Readers will get to see the final showdown between the Sons and the Archons as the series unfolds.

Thank you Terek for making the time for a chat, hope I will see you again within the pages of your world.

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I hope you enjoyed this chat and thanks joining me here.

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Terek is from “Blood Spirit”, 3rd book in the SONS OF NAVARUS series by one of my fave authors, Gabrielle Bisset. She was a sweetheart to convince Terek to come for a chat. He doesn’t really like being away from his mate, Ilona, for long. I don’t blame him, she is a great lady.

I am everything you seek. I am vampire.

Blessed with the gift of telepathy, Terek always knows what a woman wants. His gift has afforded him nightly sensual pleasures and exotic treats for centuries, but beneath the surface he yearns for much more.

Ilona can give him what his soul craves, but only if he trusts his heart. One fateful choice made out of desire puts all he cares for in danger. With a civil war and the threat of Archon hunters at every turn, this Son may lose everything if he can’t find the balance between heart and mind.

To connect with Gabrielle Bisset follow these links

Facebook Author PageTwitter

Or to keep up to date on her news and check out her other books

website • Amazon • GoodreadsFacebook Sons of NavarusPinterest

For those who don’t know, the author also writes under the alias K.M. Scott. Check it out! I just started reading those book, so far they are yummy.

Facebook • Twitter website • Amazon • Goodreads

The cover above is the new cover of Terek’s book, I like it, but I think I prefer the old one, see below 😉

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What do you think?

Let me know and one lucky commenter will win a signed paperback copy of “Blood Spirit” by Gabrielle Bisset and swag.

The comments will stay open until 3pm on Monday, July 14th, 2014 when Sexy Mr. Random will pick a winner. Good luck!

Until next time! Happy reading!

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