Friday, March 17, 2017

Maon: Marshal of Tallav by Cailin Briste ❤️ Book Tour & Gift Card Giveaway ❤️ (Erotic Sci-Fi Romance)

Maon Keefe has always been told he’s doomed to fail as a husband. He decides never to marry instead focusing on living life as a player and becoming a capable marshal of Tallav. When he is shot and the most-wanted criminal he’s escorting escapes, he fears that his career, his one success in life, is doomed. Assigned to ferret out the cause of missing shipments for a VIP aristocrat, he meets Selina Shirley CEO of the House of Shirley. He finds himself inexplicably attracted to her despite her frumpy appearance. When he meets a hooded and masked, scorching hot Domme, Lasair, at his friend’s BDSM club, he’s torn between the two women. Both fire his imagination and call to his submissive nature. Either might be the woman to change him into successful husband material.

Selina Shirley organizes her life like she organizes her business, taking control of all aspects of each. She’s concluded that she must marry to get an heir and that her future husband must be totally submissive. Mentored by the sector’s most famous sadist, she learns what it takes to be a proper Domme. Then, hidden behind a hood and mask, as Lasair, she meets Maon and her instant attraction to his full submission at the BDSM club leads her to break her own rules and become involved with him. But he’s also the marshal assigned to investigate thefts at her company. When his broad streak of protective alpha male comes into play, it obvious he’s not a 24/7 submissive. To stick to her plan to marry the perfect husband, she must ignore her heart and dump Maon.

A couple, the woman tipping along in platform heels, were cuddling and cooing while they walked toward Selina. She averted her face, seeing but not really taking in the concourse bar she was approaching. Then her gaze met a stranger’s, and for an interminable moment, his eyes ensnared hers. She blinked, and the spell was broken. His lips moved in a smirk while he continued to stare at her.

Damn playboy.

When she yanked her head away, the oversize art case slipped down her arm, the strap tangling in her long dark hair. Rather than stop to fix the problem, she kept walking while struggling to release the strands that were pulling painfully on her scalp. Portfolio back in position, she sped up.

That man was the exact opposite of her ideal mate, although he was Tallavan. The string tie he wore made his Tallavan citizenship a possibility, but the badge clipped to his belt settled it. He was a Tallavan marshal. Despite his tousled sandy-brown locks that were made to comb through and pull, he wouldn’t make the cut on her very exacting list of requirements. Even before he’d smirked at her, it was apparent he was a player. He’d been sitting still on a bar stool, but swagger oozed from his pores. His navy-blue eyes were full of a boldness that reached out to her and offered her more fun than she could imagine.

What the heck are you thinking, Selina? He’s a snack and nothing more.


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Cailin has been writing fiction for five years and non-fiction for two decades. Her non-fiction work has been published in magazines and in a non-fiction anthology. She’s a member of Romance Writers of America, the RWA Fantasy, Futuristic and Paranormal Chapter, and the RWA Passionate Ink Chapter.
Cailin likes to flip convention on its head, creating a universe in which each planet is a study in different what ifs. What would happen to alpha men on a matriarchal planet where the women are not Dommes in the strictest sense but certainly have the attitude down pat? How would society handle it if girls born on their new planet developed empathic senses? Cailin throws her characters into these settings, heroes and heroines whose kink is a major defining attribute of their personality.


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  1. Congrats on the tour and thanks for the chance to win :)

  2. Great excerpt, I enjoyed reading it. Thanks for sharing & have a great weekend :)

  3. Thank you for the excerpt & giveaway.

  4. Thanks for hosting the Maon blurb blitz. I wasn't expecting a St. Patrick's Day host. Bonus! Erin go bragh! Everyone have a glass of virtual Guinness on me. Adrianna from the first Sons of Tallav book is sharing about her first St. Patrick's Day on Tallav. Tallav took on the Irish mythos when it was settled several hundred years in the past. They have some unique traditions.

    1. Today is Saturday. At least it has been for me all day. ::::sigh:::: I found it's really Friday when my daughter called and told me. I kept wondering why my husband was spending so much time in the basement. That's where I thought he went this morning. He's at work. Fibro fog is me!

  5. This looks like a fun read. Thanks for the giveaway. I hope that I win. Bernie W BWallace1980(at)hotmail(dot)com

  6. I am looking forward to reading this story. I liked both the excerpt, and the book cover.

  7. Congrats on your new release. Book sounds like a great read.

  8. Congrats on your new release. Book sounds like a great read.

  9. Congratulations on your tour.Can't wait to read this.

  10. This looks like a fun read. Thanks for the giveaway. I hope that I win. Bernie W BWallace1980(at)hotmail(dot)com

  11. Congrats on the new book and good luck on the book tour!

  12. Sounds great! thanks for sharing :)

  13. Are your characters inspired by people in your life?

  14. I really loved reading about this! Im looking forward to reading it


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