martes, 22 de abril de 2014

An Aria in Venice: la ciudad perfecta para el romance



¡Cómo me gusta la ciudad de Venecia! Siempre me ha parecido mágica, con sus callejuelas sin tráfico, sus canales preñados de historias oscuras y sus edificios perfectos para un carnaval. Por eso me gustaría leer esta novela.

Trata de una bailarina de ballet que decide aceptar la propuesta de sus compañeras de probar las mieles del amor con el mujeriego más famoso de Venecia. Aunque las apariencias engañan y ambos encuentran un trasfondo en el otro que les depara sorpresas románticas.



An Aria In Venice 
New Adult Contemporary Romance (Standalone)
99,000 words
Release Date: April 22nd, 2014

His goal…One night with the ballerina.
Her goal…To beat the player at his game.
The outcome...Something completely unexpected.
Adriana Dostov pegged Luca Martuccio from day one: gorgeous, talented, arrogant, a man who has had difficulty committing to one woman in the past. He is known in fashion circles as the player with a scandalous history. So when the girls in her ballet troupe suggest she gives up her virginity to him, she doesn't say no. But she’s not sure that a ‘yes’ is the right answer either. Yet, she can’t stop herself from making the offer...a one night stand in Venice.
Luca wanted fiesty little Adriana the moment they first met - and he fully intends to have her, hence why he's agreed to accept her proposal. In the end, he'll get what he wants. No commitment. All sex.
But, as Luca discovers, there's more to the ballerina with the overbearing mother - and he can't help but care about the frightened girl behind those sad eyes.
Adriana discovers Luca isn't just walking sex on a stick - he has a wildly passionate side, a lost soul who has suffered just as much grief as her. And it could be, they're exactly what the other one needs.
** This novel contains sexual situations and mature language. 
It is intended for an audience at 17+ years of age.**

Purchase an Aria in Venice on Amazon!


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About the Author

Author of the Lost Immortals Saga and the Seraphine Trilogy, I'm also a mother, blogger, reader, gardener, home renovator, and a slayer of Egyptian mummies in Tomb Raider. I believe in karma, coffee, and seriously wish that the producers of Xena would bring my favorite show ever back.

I was born in the race-car city of Charlotte, NC, and now live in the City of Alchemy and Medicine, NC, when I'm not hanging out in Bardonia (Lost Immortals). Most of my characters are based on people that I've met throughout my travels and adventures. People tend to stop and start conversations with me as if I've known them my entire life. Does this freak me out? Not really. My mom says that one day I'll get kidnapped by one of them. I told her that if it weren't for these lovely people then I wouldn't be able to create the stories that I do.

I have many favorite authors but there are some who truly rock my socks: Octavia Butler, Anne Rice, Kami Garcia, J.K. Rowling, Dean Koontz (on his good-book days), Stephen King (same as DK) Ann Radcliffe, Mary Shelley, Elizabeth Kostova, and so many more...

Some other common tidbits...hmm. I've watched the movie Under the Tuscan Sun almost 200 times. Seriously, the way I see it is if I keep watching it enough, then suddenly the house that Diane Lane lives in will magically appear in my backyard. I know. I have a huge imagination!



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10 Weird Things about KaSonndra


1) I’ve always considered myself to be a Goth girl. Do you want to see how bad my obsession truly is? Then head over to Pinterest and check out all of my fascinating black, white, and red pics galore.
2) I had a crush on Frodo in LOTR. What girl didn’t? Even if they won’t admit it. Dark hair, gorgeous blue eyes, bravery: what the heck is there not to like? Never mind that I probably tower over him. LoL
3) I have a cassette player in my truck. I specifically ordered it to when I bought it. Giving up my vintage Janet Jackson collection wasn’t an option. I still haven’t found some of her albums on mp3 yet. **sighs**
4) I talk to my flowers. Sometimes they answer me back. And then those answers become great stories for you all to read. My grandmother taught me all I needed to know about gardening. I miss her terribly.
5) I get sea sick on ferry boats. Riding across the way to see the Statue of Liberty with my best friend made me sick. I’m pretty sure that in a past life I was one of the people on the Titanic. I’ve never taken a cruise and probably won’t ever do it.
6) I chew my cuticles and the skin around my fingers when I’m writing. It’s a thinking process. I can’t help myself. I’ve tried everything to stop it. I even tried using that stuff that turns bitter when you taste it on your fingernails. Well, guess what? I started liking the way it tasted, so I stopped using it. I know…strange.
7) I generally tend to fall for the fictional bad boy instead of the good guy. That bad habit has probably carried over from some of my real life ordeals. Okay, so I love bad boys. That’s why I get so many emails from readers telling me how they feel conflicted about my characters. Some of them even say that they prefer the bad boy character more. This is a good thing. I’ve done my job well when something seems so real that people get so emotional. Better to have conflicted over cardboard character comments any day, right?
8) Physics was my favorite subject in high school. I didn’t care for English much at all. Horrors!
9) I’m a human phone book. I can remember phone numbers after seeing them once or twice. I remember all of my childhood numbers and even some of my friends I used to hang out with.
10) I have a Nook instead of a Kindle. I use my Galaxy Note for everything instead…don’t ask. LOL
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¿Os gusta leer historias ambientadas en un lugar en especial, arrebatadores?

Babel en góndola.

7 comentarios:

Eilonwy dijo...

Pues el argumento me parece más de lo mismo la verdad en romántica adulta. Sin embargo, la autora es tan graciosa y chispeante contando sus manías que me ha caído la mar de bien. Así que voy a participar en el sorteo :)

Aglaia Callia dijo...

Uno de mis sueños es visitar Venecia, así que ya te imaginas lo que me atrae esta novela ;)

Un besote.

Mientras Leo dijo...

Me gusta mucho la ambientación. Venecia nada menos
Besos

Margari dijo...

Ays, que me gustaría ir a Venecia...
Besotes!!!

Isabel dijo...

Me gusta, pero... no esta en castellanooo??? Por cierto si no lo has leido te recomiendo Las eternas transcurre en Venecia y estoy segura de q te encantaria. Tengo la reseña en el blog por si quieres saber mas. Mil besos.

Maria_cazadoradesyl dijo...

Yo también voy en góndola rápida y veloz <3 <3 me llamaaaaaaaa <3 <3 y concurso también aisss
Me encanta la portada y también la sinopsis

besos

Ro dijo...

lo he rellenado todito! a ver si hay suerte :)