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I got this today from my Harlequin author pal, Alice Sharpe. And it’s soooo steamy and good, I had to share.


Harlequin   Romance
Version 2011

He grasped me firmly, but gently,

just above my elbow, and guided me

into a room, ‘his’ room.

Then he quietly shut the door and we were alone.  

He approached me soundlessly, from behind, and

spoke in a low, reassuring voice close to my ear,  

“Just relax.” 

Without warning, he reached down, and I felt his strong, calloused hands

start at my ankles, gently probing, and moving upward along my calves,

slowly but steadily.

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More Free ARCs of TEMPTED!

I’m giving away not one, but TWO ARCs of TEMPTED today over at the Casablanca Authors blog. Pop over and comment to enter!

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TEMPTED Blog Tour Dates

FYI: The blog tour dates for TEMPTED have been posted on my homepage. I’m also listing them here. Lots of chances to win books and prizes, so mark your calendars!


September 1, 2011
Casablanca Authors Launch Party

September 2, 2011
Seductive Musings

September 3, 2011
Hesperia Loves Books

September 4, 2011
Amberkatze’s Book Blog

September 5, 2011
Shameless Romance Reviews

September 6, 2011
Night Owl Romance

September 7, 2011
Ruby Slippered Sisterhood
Get Lost in a Story

September 8, 2011
Book of Secrets

September 9, 2011
RomCon Inc

September 10, 2011
Book Monster Reviews
Literal Addiction
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Who Wants an ARC of TEMPTED?

Did you hear? Publisher’s Weekly gave TEMPTED a starred review!

Elisabeth Naughton. Sourcebooks Casablanca, $7.99 mass market (416p) ISBN 978-1-4022-6046-9
Naughton’s sexy, fast-paced Eternal Guardians series, in which superhuman warriors protect descendants of the Greek gods, continues in this riveting and unpredictable third installment (after 2010’s Marked and Entwined). Isadora, princess of Argolea and descendant of the Horae, the goddesses of balance, is kidnapped by an evil warlock’s servants. Demetrius, an Argonaut with a dark secret, rescues her but treats her contemptuously to mask his love for her. When evil goddess Atalanta strands the pair on a dangerous island Read more »

Squee! New Cover!

I’ve been dying to share this and my editor finally gave me the go ahead this morning. Book 4 in the Eternal Guardians series releases April 2012. What do you think?

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The winner of Cynthia Eden’s NEVER CRY WOLF IS…Chelsea B.! (Comment #29). Chelsea, I sent you an email with instructions on how to claim your prize. I hope you enjoy.

Thanks to all who entered! And go buy Cynthia’s book. You won’t be disappointed!… Read more »


My friend Cynthia Eden has a new release! To celebrate I’m giving away a copy of her book, NEVER CRY WOLF! To enter, see below.

Release Date: 06/28/2011
Publisher: Kensington Brava
Genre: Paranormal Romantic Suspense
Length: Novel
ISBN: 0758242158 / 9780758242150

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Running With A Dangerous Crowd

Lucas Simone is not the kind of guy you mess with. He’s big, he’s strong, and his eyes hint at a wilder side most women can’t handle. Of course, that’s because his predatory instincts are no metaphor—he’s a genuine Grade-A top-quality werewolf, tough enough to … Read more »


Collector cards for the Eternal Guardians!

Aren’t they gorgeous? BIG thanks to my uber-awesome, mult-talented CP Joan Swan for making them!

If you’d like to get your own set of these fabulous cards, email me through the contact form on my website and I’ll give you the deets on how to get them.… Read more »

The Secret to Selling: Writing a Fast-Paced Novel

Last Saturday I gave a workshop for the Rose City Romance Writers about pacing. The workshop was such a hit, I was asked to put the info up on my blog. So here it is…

Think back to the last movie you watched that you absolutely loved. What about it kept you riveted to your seat? This isn’t always an easy question to answer. A lot of times we think it’s the characters or the plot or the actors. Now think back to the last movie you watched that you absolutely HATED. I bet you can tell me exactly why … Read more »


The winner of WHAT THE LIBRARIAN DID IS…Sarah Benefield!

Sarah, I sent you an email, but in case you don’t see it…send me your snail mail addy at elisabeth (at) elisabethnaughton (dot) com and I’ll have the book shipped straight to you.

I hope you enjoy the rockstar and the librarian as much as I did!… Read more »