First Kiss Friday – Explorations by David Russell

Today’s First Kiss Friday featured guest is David Russell, author of Explorations.  Welcome David!  Here’s the first kiss between Janice and Cedric. Sure enough, it was Cedric! Quite impressively dressed in the black of his hair colour—cords, suede shoes, velvet jacket and fine polo. In spite of blushes on both sides, recognition did not falter. “Well, […]

Inspirational Quote Monday! #3 for 2012

Inspirational Quote Monday! #3 for 2012

It’s Inspirational Quote Monday!  Here’s the quote for the week – “Why compare yourself with others? No one in the entire world can do a better job of being you than you.” – Unknown

First Kiss Friday – The Knight and Maggie’s Baby by Lisa Mondello

Today’s First Kiss Friday featured guest is Lisa Mondello, author of the The Knight and Maggie’s Baby.  Welcome Lisa!  Here’s the first kiss between Jonah Wallace and Maggie Bonelli. Introductions of his new mother-in-law to be moved from awkwardness to strained silence as they waited in the lobby for their turn with the justice of […]

Free eBook on Amazon for your Kindle

Free eBook on Amazon for your Kindle

The Bride and the Brute is now free on Amazon For a limited time, you can now get this medieval romance novella as a free eBook for your Kindle! This free eBook also contains short excerpts, full chapter previews, books covers and reviews of Laurel O’Donnell’s other romance novels as well. Thanks for all your […]

First Kiss Friday – Cassidy’s War by Susan Macatee

Today’s First Kiss Friday featured guest is Susan Macatee, author of American Victorian romance Cassidy’s War.  Welcome Susan!  Here’s the first kiss between Cassidy Stuart and George Masters. She collapsed against him, her warm, soft body inviting his embrace. Careful not to alarm her mother, he brushed his hands over Cassidy’s back as she sobbed […]

The Bride and the Brute - Hot New Releases in Romance on Amazon

Hot New Releases in Historical Romance

Wow.  Thanks for the enthusiastic response to The Bride and the Brute! As of today, it has reached #11  in Amazon’s hot new releases in historical romance and #61 in the entire hot new releases in romance category. Your support truly is appreciated.  Thank you!        

Inspirational Quote Monday! #2 in 2012

Inspirational Quote Monday! #2 in 2012

It’s Inspirational Quote Monday! Here’s the quote for the week – “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” – Albert Einstein

First Kiss Friday – Surrender to Honor by Jannine Corti Petska

Today’s First Kiss Friday featured guest is Jannine Corti Petska, author of historical romance Surrender to Honor.  Welcome Jannine!  Here’s the first kiss between Prima Ranieri and Antonio Massaro.  “Think you I would take your head?” “Sì,” Prima replied boldly. Finally, her heart slowed its furious pace. To her misfortune, her senses returned as strong as […]

Lost Souls on eReader Daily News!

Lost Souls on eReader Daily News!

Lost Souls: Resurrection is featured on eReader Daily News today!  Please stop by and leave a comment.  http://www.ereaderdailynews.com/2012/01/lost-souls-resurrection-laurel-odonnell.html  

Inspirational Quote Monday! #1 for 2012

Inspirational Quote Monday! #1 for 2012

Happy New Year to everyone!  It’s Inspirational Quote Monday.  Here’s the quote for the week – “The greatest discovery of our generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.  As you think, so shall you be.” – William James