June is just around the corner and, with it, comes long. sunny days filled with summer fun and terrific books. Here's what we have on the schedule here at The Romance Dish for the month of June.
We kick things off Thursday, June 1 with Janga's review of Merely a Marriage, the final book written by romance legend, Jo Beverley. If you haven't yet, be sure to read the tribute, Remembering Jo Beverley, posted here May 24.
Join us Friday, June 2 when we'll share an excerpt from Duke with Benefits, the upcoming historical romance by Manda Collins. This second book in Collins' Studies in Scandal series, featuring brilliant mathematician (but socially inept), Lady Daphne, the dreamy Duke of Maitland, and a very clever mystery, will be released June 27.
On Saturday, June 3 we'll be sharing an excerpt and giving away a print ARC (advance reader copy) of The Pleasures of Passion by Sabrina Jeffries. This fourth book in Jeffries' Sinful Suitors series features a second-chance romance that is sure to delight. This is your chance to read it three weeks before everyone else!
Thursday, June 8, we welcome the Debbie Mason Primrose Lane excerpt tour. Stop by for a sneak peek at this newest contemporary romance in Mason's Harmony Harbor series. I've fallen in love with these wonderful stories!
We'll have an excerpt of Kat Martin's newest romantic suspense novel, Beyond Reason on Monday, June 12. Stop by to take a peek at this first book in Martin's new The Texas Trilogy.
Thursday, June 15 brings another On Second Thought review from Janga.
Sandra Hill's The Cajun Doctor review tour stops here on Friday, June 16. Stop by to read my thoughts about this new contemporary romance that takes readers back to the Louisiana bayou with Tante Lulu, those sexy LeDeux men, a brand new romance, and more.
Tuesday, June 20 brings the Nalini Singh Silver Silence review tour to the Dish as Nancy shares her thoughts about this newest novel in Singh's paranormal Psy-Changeling world.
On Wednesday, June 21, we share an excerpt from The Alice Network by Kate Quinn, a new historical novel about two women, a female spy network, and a story of courage and redemption that spans two world wars. I can't wait to dive into this one.
Maggie Robinson will be blogging with us on Thursday, June 22. Robinson's newest novel, Seducing Mr. Sykes, is the second book in her Cotswold Confidential historical romance series. Filled with witty banter, humor, and heart, this story is sure to delight.
On Monday, June 26, we welcome the Alison Bliss On the Plus Side review tour. Stop by to read what Hellie has to say about this new contemporary romance.
We welcome a release day blitz tour on Tuesday, June 27 with a review of Sara Richardson's Comeback Cowboy. Stop by to read Maria's review of this newest addition to Richardson's Rocky Mountain Riders contemporary romance series.
Primrose Lane by Debbie Mason makes a second appearance this month with a stop on the book's review tour. Visit us Wednesday, June 28 to read my thoughts on this new Harmony Harbor story.
We bring the month to a close on Friday, June 30 with a new Just Between Us. This time, Janga and I are turning our thoughts to contemporary romance as we chat about A Stardance Summer, the newest book in the long-running Eternity Springs series, written by one of our long-time favorites, Emily March.
That's what's going on at The Romance Dish in June. What are you looking forward to this month?
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