Category Archives: Historical Romance
Hi, everyone! Just wanted to drop by and tell you that I have some interesting news…
So, I received the rights back from my former publisher for my historical series, and I’ve begun work on getting the Heiresses in Love books back out there. On March 21st, Upon Your Return is set to release. I am very excited about having it back on the market, and to let you see the awesome, new book cover! My designer, Shannon, is an absolute genius, I swear. ♥
Take a look at the updated cover below:
And here is the universal buy link: https://books2read.com/Heiresses1
You may also add it to your wish lists on Goodreads or BookBub. In other news, please feel free to come and join my exclusive fan club over on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/969071697032166
If you do decide to join the FB group, once you’re approved, please set your group notifications to ‘all’ so that you won’t miss any posts. We might be running some contests soon!
Thanks for reading, and I hope you have a chance to get a copy of this one. Oh, yeah, and it’s also available in hardcover, available to grab right now. The ebook itself, however, won’t be released until the 21st. But you can pre-order this novel! 😉
Hi there, readers! Here are a few ultra-new book reviews for my latest book release, a historical romance titled Upon Your Return…
And to determine what ya’ll are really looking for, here’s a nice poll you can participate in. No worries, it’s only one question! 😀
Hope to see you at the release party on the 9th, and also during the Facebook Live event!
As always, stay safe and happy reading! ♥
Hi, readers! Just thought I’d pop in and let you know that Upon Your Return, my historical romance novel and book one of the Heiresses in Love Series, is now live! Woo hoo! ♥
I am with a new publisher for this series, and I am so excited about the second edition release! 😀 Learn more details below…
Book Title: Upon Your Return (book one of the Heiresses in Love Series)
Release Date: November 23, 2020
Genre: Historical Romance
Tagline: Utterly captivated by a man who rescues her one night, Fara embarks on an unexpected journey.
Award-winning Author Marie Lavender brings excitement and passion to two coastal France towns in this captivating love story about a young heiress and a devilishly charming ship captain.
A French heiress, a ship’s captain, and numerous obstacles to struggle through.
Fara Bellamont has always dreamed of having adventures and discovering love. She finds herself captivated by Captain Grant Hill who rescues her one fateful night.
Grant’s fascination with Fara must overcome social expectations, war, and lies, if they are to stay together.
With a long-time yearning neither has managed to achieve, the pair must fight to attain their deepest desire…
If you like Christi Caldwell, you’re going to love the works of Marie Lavender and Upon Your Return.
Universal Reader Purchase Link: https://books2read.com/UYR
Publisher Link: https://www.foundationsbooks.net/book/upon-your-return/
Book Page on Author Website: https://marielavender.com/about/my-books/upon-your-return/
Follow the series on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HeiressesinLove/
I hope you get a chance to check out this romance novel! Plus, it’s on sale for $2.99 in all ebook formats this week, just in time for the holiday! 😉
Happy Thanksgiving, and stay safe! 🦃🍒🥧
Hi, readers! Just wanted to pop in here and let you know that we have an official book cover for Upon Your Return, my first historical romance novel.
Yes, this novel was available years ago, but after getting the rights back last year, I began resubmitting the manuscript to other publishers. Foundations Books took on the Victorian maritime romance series, and in ten days, the second edition of this book will release. So, be sure to grab a copy on November 23rd. Follow my author page on Amazon or BookBub to receive new release notifications, add it to your Goodreads wishlist, or you may go ahead and pre-order a copy today! 😉
OMG, didn’t they do a lovely job on this? I am so excited! ♥
Also, please feel free to drop by my official launch party on Facebook in December, for a chance to learn more information and win other cool prizes.
Thanks for your time, and have a great weekend, everyone! 🙂
Hi, readers! I just wanted to jump in here and let you know that I officially have a release date for the second edition of Upon Your Return. Yay! 😀
I am so excited to know that the Heiresses trilogy, my first historical romance series, is quickly returning to us. I’m not allowed to show the book cover just yet, but I’ll tell you when I can. Let’s just say it’s a fabulous cover! 😉
Mark your calendars for the release date on this book. It’s coming out on November 23rd. That’s right, this year!
Anyway, have a wonderful weekend! ♥
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Don’t miss our massive giveaway, filled with books of different formats, and various swag, over on my alternate blog, Writing in the Modern Age. All genres covered! 😉
Check out the festivities here. Hurry, and enter the Rafflecopter contests before it’s too late! ♥
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Heiresses in Love Trilogy by Marie Lavender💕 Spotlight & EXCLUSIVE eBook Bundle Giveaway 💕 (Historical Romance)
PLEASE check out this beautiful post for a chance to win a copy of my historical romance boxed set! ♥
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Awesome news! I just stumbled across two new reviews for my books…
HEIRESSES IN LOVE TRILOGY (boxed set)
April 13, 2019
Three box set that includes Upon Your Return, Upon Your Honor, and Upon Your Love. Three heiresses and their love life. Hours of reading pleasure for your enjoyment. A little maritime adventure and a whole lot of love. I read an advance reader copy and voluntarily chose to review. Well written with likeable characters and engaging stories.
BLOOD INSTINCTS – book two of the Blood at First Sight Series
April 22, 2019
A fantastic story that you will love.
Wonderful and magic characters… that will surprise you with their ability and capability…
A story full of twists… a journey toward the research for who one is and happiness…
I’m looking forward to the next book in this series.
I received an advance review copy for free, and I am leaving this review voluntarily.
Yay! This is so exciting! 😀
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Hi, readers! Great news…Blood Instincts and the Heiresses in Love Trilogy were both nominated for the 21st Annual Preditors and Editors Critters’ Readers Poll!
So, help me out and cast your vote for each book…
You’ll find Blood Instincts, book two of the Blood at First Sight Series, listed in the Romance Category on the site here.
And the Heiresses in Love Series boxed set is listed on the Anthologies page here.
Reader votes wrap up on January 14th. There are SO many categories/genres in which you can cast your vote, including the Best EVER poll (of course I chose my favorite J.R. Ward novel)!
Happy voting, and wish me luck in the awards contest! 🙂
Happy New Year…and, of course, happy reading to all! ♥♥♥
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