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Tuesday, February 14, 2017


Hey, ho, and welcome back to the PRP VALENTINE’S EXTRAVAGANZA! Yep, it’s the “day of love” today—THE Valentine’s Day! We’ve got bargains and giveaway reads for you, your hubby, and your kids and/or grandkids! That old saying “the family that reads together, stays together” is so true…oh, wait…that wasn’t how it went? LOL

Take a look below at some of our offerings for year round reading and stock up here on Valentine’s Day! Be sure and look at yesterday’s post, too, for more links that you might have missed!

Let’s start with another fantastic anthology, A COWBOY CELEBRATION! When the Fourth of July rolls around, it’s time for a good, old-fashioned, rip-roaring COWBOY CELEBRATION! And what could be better than to relax with a book bursting with stories about—AHEM—hot cowboys and their feisty ladies? A COWBOY CELEBRATION pops and sizzles with seven colorful, sensuous stories by some of PRAIRIE ROSE PUBLICATIONS’ best authors. As an added bonus, each story mentions a tasty picnic dish (with recipes included!) for your next COWBOY CELEBRATION!

But don’t wait until July to read these stories—you'll want to dive right in—especially since we’re offering this collection FREE FROM FEB. 13-17!

The Longest Way Home by Lorrie Farrelly—Maddie, an orphan, is torn when her father shows up to reclaim her from her adoptive mother.

Winner Takes All by Meg Mims—Cora Peterson's plan to beat her rival at a picnic auction brings about a surprising end and an unexpected love...

For the Love of Grace by Julia Daniels—Poppy travels west to find her sister—but her own happily-ever-after awaits, as well.

Brighter Tomorrows by Beverly Wells—Callie trusts no man. Chase Matlock is fearful to love again. He gets his man, she gets her adventure, and together they find it all.

Second Chance at Love by Agnes Alexander—A temporary living arrangement might lead to something else when love enters the mix.

Never Had a Chance by Angela Raines—How can a deadly trick bring two people the love they didn't know they needed?

Forged by Fire by Linda Carroll-Bradd—Can a wounded soul find solace in the attentions from a cook who nurtures through her culinary creations?
Snap up this wonderful collection of stories AND accompanying recipes today for FREE!

Do you love a little “supernatural” in your romance? Well, here’s a collection of romantic western-y ghost tales to share around a campfire—or a fireplace, if you’re snowed in on Valentine’s Day! COWBOYS, CREATURES, AND CALICO, VOL. 1 is guaranteed to make you wonder what in the world–or in the “other” world—is going on. But are you sure you really want to know? Don’t be scared—everyone knows, LOVE conquers all!

The Sheriff of Hel’n Gone by Lorrie Farrelly is a supernatural tale of a western lawman who must live one hellish Halloween night over and over, until a young woman from the future finds her way back to save him.

In Tanya Hanson’s The Bridesmaid, a bridegroom is doomed to marry a woman he becomes terrified of…but finds her bridesmaid is the love he’s been dreaming of. But will his sleeping or waking hours become his true nightmare?

Sarah J. McNeal’s The Beast of Hazard is a story about a predator that stalks the small community where veterinarian Joey Wilding practices. But is the vicious animal-killer on the loose of this world, or another?

Author Shayna Matthews makes a riveting debut with her tale of The Legend of Venture Canyon, about an exotic young woman who dances in the circus…where the show must go on—at all costs—and love survives everything.

Cher’ley Grogg’s story, Wild Injuns, Wicked Trains, and Cerulean Blue is an unforgettable tale of a young woman who comes west to get a sensational newspaper article and pictures, but in doing so, finds out that she will never leave.

Veteran author Linda Carroll-Bradd’s story, Wanderer, Come Home, is a poignant tale of the discovery of true love and trust amidst some strange Samhain happenings on a small farm.

Need a good ol’ western read—or NINE? Take this opportunity to get some excellent western short stories all under one cover in TRIPLE SHOT WESTERNS. Three stories from each of three of the best western authors in the field take you back to the days when men settled their differences with their fists and guns on the dusty streets of Small Town America. Mountain men, miners, lawmen, outlaws and drifters come alive in these stories that create this great collection of tales for lovers of the Old West.

Authors John D. Nesbitt, Kevin Crisp, and Les Williams offer up an assortment of nine stories of western action that will keep you turning the pages until you finish every last exciting tale!

From the old west to the future—who can pass up a little “moon” gazing on Valentine’s Day? Author Michael E. Gonzales has penned an excellent sci-fi story, THE UNBORN GALAXY BOOK 1: DARK MOON RISING, of moon colonization—and catastrophe—that you won’t want to put down.
When a disastrous quake strikes the Moon, only eight survivors remain. One man rises to lead the others to safety, only to discover an alien base beneath the Moon’s surface. Can the small band of humans trust the aliens to help them back to Earth, or will they bring global genocide, instead? Will Earth live to see the Dark Moon Rising?
This week you can snap up DARK MOON RISING for only .99!

And here’s another “night” story you might like—ECHOES IN THE NIGHT by B.J. Betts! Set in the turbulent 1970’s, this story of loss and love will touch your heart. Two brothers go to Viet Nam and are caught in some of the bloodiest fighting of the war. Only one comes home.

Matthew Manning receives a hero’s welcome when he returns to his small Iowa hometown…but he’s no hero. If his family and friends knew the truth—that he’d been the cause of Marcus’s death—would they be so welcoming? But the unexpected love of a woman helps him recover from the horrors of war and his consuming guilt over his brother’s death. Together, can they banish the Echoes in the Night?
Snap it up for .99!

Oh, here’s something different for the cat lover in your life! From magic to murder, from felines to faeries, the authors of NINE DEADLY LIVES spin thirteen tales featuring those sometimes aloof and occasionally dangerous but always adorable creatures we know and love as cats! Whether it's mystery, fantasy, historical, or romance, these cat tales provide plenty of entertainment and thrills!

In Livia J. Washburn’s SECOND NATURE, a Hollywood stuntwoman must solve an attempted murder case—on a cat!

Can Dominique dare to hope she—the girl everyone shunned—could win the love of sexy Bran MacKenzie, the most popular guy in town? In Deborah Macgillivray’s SHOES, SHADES, AND FAERYDUST, it might happen!

In Cheryl Pierson's story, Lovey Villines’s cat, Mr. Fred, is the only witness to her possible murder. Brady Rowe, a veteran police officer, searches for a key that will open MR. FRED’S TREASURE BOX and possibly clear everything up.

In Mollie Hunt’s CAT’S CRADLE, a cat lady discovers a stray kitten trapped in a gym bag. She finds herself pursued through Portland’s warehouse district by gun-wielding thugs.

In Isabella Norse’s THE NERD IN SHINING ARMOR, working girl Abby needs a hero. Ryan, her neighbor, needs an assistant. Can a battle-scarred tabby with a penchant for quoting from Star Wars bring them together?

Rochelle Spencer’s tale, THE CAT ON COOGAN’S BLUFF, involves a cranky detective who uncovers secrets about baseball, Harlem, and cats.

In MISSING LYNX, Clay More pens a story that seems to never end. It is 1926, and the world mourns silent movie heart-throb Rudolph Valentino but Rudolph’s death is only the first in a series of tragedies in this supernatural feline murder mystery tale from the silent movie era.

Mary Price has been given the impossible task of reading three romance novels in three days in C. A. Jamison’s story, DREAM WEAVER. A newly-adopted cat has her dreaming of a handsome blue-eyed stranger.

In Mariah Lynne’s CLAWS FOR JUSTICE, two cats learn their time at the shelter is up. The furry duo finds a clever way to escape their fate, only to find their caretaker, Robby, dead. They now must make it their mission to find Robby’s killer.

WHO LET THE CATS OUT? by Faye Rapoport DesPres—A mysterious fire tears through the main house of the Jane S. Dooley Cat Shelter. The shelter’s director, vows to keep the shelter open. She has two mysteries: Who set the fire, and who let the cats out?

In Brandy Herr’s tale, after Larry's wife walks out on him, the sudden arrival of a mysterious calico cat appears to be just what he needs to lift his spirits. But appearances can be deceiving. Will THE CALICO be a blessing... or a curse?

Angela Crider Neary pens a supernatural story about an enchanting cat named ANGEL, a series of suspicious fires, and a Colorado sheriff who finds himself wondering if cats really do have nine lives—and trying to figure out who the next victim will be.

Bill Crider’s THE EASTER CAT—When Hollywood private-eye Bill Ferrel gave a ride to the Easter Bunny, he thought he was just doing a friend a favor. How was he to know he’d wind up chasing a cat through the jungle and trying to prevent a murder?


HEARTS AND SPURS is an “oldie but a goodie” fun collection of Valentine tales being offered FREE OF CHARGE Feb. 13-17! How do you capture a cowboy's heart? HEARTS AND SPURS is a collection of nine stories by some of western romance’s best—just in time for Valentine's Day! Some excellent stories of handsome cowboys and the women who captivate them await your reading pleasure in HEARTS AND SPURS.

HEARTS AND SPURS features nine sensual Valentine's Day love stories of the old west that will leave no doubt—Cupid is a cowboy, and he's playing for keeps!


It’s nearing Valentine’s Day, and that all-important letter or card could mean romance for a special couple…from a new love to those who’ve wanted to speak up for a while, but have only just gathered the courage. A fateful letter could be the catalyst to match-making, or one that brings news that could change everything. No matter if it’s a newly-discovered love or one that’s been simmering, the contents of these missives could turn someone’s world upside down—just in time for Valentine’s Day!




  1. Stories galore!!! A reader's dream come true. *wink*

    1. I'm always in awe when I look at so many good books/stories in one place--and for FREE or .99????? HOG HEAVEN! LOL

  2. So many books, so little time! 😘

    1. Boy, isn't that the truth, Tanya? How I wish we had days that were about twice as long! LOL