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GIVEAWAY: December Device Giveaway

GIVEAWAY: December Device Giveaway

As promised, December’s Device Giveaway is an iPad Mini. I really love my own Mini. It’s the right size for surfing, reading and well, playing Candy Crush. I’m sure you can find better uses for it.

Everyone here at Dear Author wants to thank you for reading us, commenting, and recommending us to other readers. Next year we are having a site redesign but we’ll be bringing you the same content–reviews, news, deals, and opinion pieces–every day.  If you have a suggestion on how Dear Author could be better, send me an email at [email protected]

Happy Holidays!

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GIVEAWAY: All I Want for Christmas … is a new pair of boots?

GIVEAWAY: All I Want for Christmas … is a new pair...

All I Want for Christmas Is a Cowboy by Jennifer Ryan, Katie Lane, Emma Cane


ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS A COWBOY combines some of the best things in the world—the holidays, men in cowboy boots, and novellas from three stellar contemporary romance authors. In celebration of the 12/10 release of ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS A COWBOY, Avon Impulse and Emma Cane, Jennifer Ryan, and Katie Lane would love to give readers a chance to win some sexy boots of their own! One entrant to the rafflecopter will be chosen to win a $100 gift certificate to so they can kick back this winter in style. Winner will be announced on December 13, 2013

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About the Book:

From Emma Cane, Jennifer Ryan, and Katie Lane come three wildly romantic holiday stories featuring snowstorms, proposals, a sleigh ride … and, yes, cowboys.

The Christmas Cabin by Emma Cane

Sandy and her young son, Nate, are Christmas tree-hunting when a snowstorm strikes and an old ranch hand points them to an abandoned cabin. Little does Sandy know he sent cowboy Doug Thalberg to the same place. It’s a Christmas all of Valentine Valley will remember.

Can’t Wait by Jennifer Ryan

Before The Hunted Series began …

Though she is the woman of his dreams, Caleb Bowden knows his best friend’s sister, Summer Turner, is off limits. He won’t cross that line, which means Summer will just have to take the reins if she wants her cowboy for Christmas.


Baby It’s Cold Outside by Katie Lane

Alana Hale hits the internet dating jackpot when she finds Clint McCormick. He’s sensitive and responsible-not to mention wealthy. When he invites her to spend the holidays on his family’s ranch, she readily accepts. But on the way there, a blizzard strands her with a womanizing rodeo cowboy who could change everything …


About the Authors

EMMA CANE grew up reading and soon discovered that she liked to write passionate stories of teenagers in space. Her love of “passionate stories” has never gone away, although today she concentrates on the heartwarming characters of Valentine, her fictional small town in the Colorado Rockies. Now that her three children are grown, Emma loves spending time crocheting and singing (although not necessarily at the same time), and hiking and snowshoeing alongside her husband Jim and two rambunctious dogs Apollo and Uma

JENNIFER RYAN, author of The Hunted Series, writes romantic suspense and contemporary small-town romances.
Jennifer lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and three children. When she isn’t writing a book, she’s reading one. Her obsession with both is often revealed in the state of her home, and how late dinner is to the table. When she finally leaves those fictional worlds, you’ll find her in the garden, playing in the dirt and daydreaming about people who live only in her head, until she puts them on paper.
Please visit her website at for information about upcoming releases.

KATIE LANE started writing in fifth grade when she wrote a fictional story about being a skirt.(yes, you read that correctly. The story was told in first-skirt rather than first-person.) Since then, she’s stuck to telling stories about people. Going Cowboy Crazy is her first novel in the Deep in the Heart of Texas series. Katie lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico with her high school sweetheart and can be contacted through her website


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