Saunders’ Choice By Gina Briganti Book Blast Tour Stops For Wednesday, 3/18/20

The way to Sloane’s Blog is here: https://sloanetaylor.blogspot.com/2020/03/new-release-for-gina-briganti.html


March 18:


1: Literary Gold
2: Read Your Writes Book Reviews
3: So Many Books
4: Straight From the Library
5: Gimme The Scoop Reviews
6: Independent Authors
7: kristaldawnharris
8: Mary Kit Caelsto
9: Stormy Nights Reviewing & Bloggin’

You’re going to meet a lot of fun bloggers on today’s tour.

Thanks for reading,

Gina

Saunders’ Choice Book Blast Stops for Tuesday, 3/17/20

There are a lot of cool sites on today’s tour. I am humbled to be included there. I’m a veteran blogger and I learned a lot today. Thank you to all my tour hosts and to Goddess Fish Promotions for another exciting day in book land.

I know many of you have a lot on your minds, in your hearts, and on your shoulders. Please know that I am sending love your way and that if you stand in your power, you will be helping everyone.


March 17:
1: All the Ups and Downs
2: Candrel’s Crafts, Cooks, and Characters
3: Danita Minnis
4: Ilovebooksandstuffblog
5: Mythical Books
6: Romance Novel Giveaways
7: It’s Raining Books
8: Read book. Repeat.
9: Readeropolis
10: Sea’s Nod

Fantasy romance novella blog tour with a mermaid, a hot guy, and a $25 gc giveaway.
These two beauties tied for second place as the tattoo readers would like Velvet to have (from Saturday’s blog post). Tomorrow I’ll show you winner.

Thank you for visiting, and for reading,

Gina

Saunders’ Choice By Gina Briganti Goddess Fish Book Blast Tour Stops For Monday, 3/16/20

Gina Briganti will be awarding a $25 Amazon or B/N GC to a randomly drawn winner via Rafflecopter during the tour. Good luck. Have fun meeting new bloggers.

March 16:
1: Our Town Book Reviews
3: Books,Dreams,Life
4: Edgar’s Books
5: Jazzy Book Reviews
6: Linda Nightingale, Author…Musings
7: Locks, Hooks and Books
8: The Reading Addict
9: ts stuff
10: books are love

Remember on Saturday when I showed you four tattoo options for Velvet? Today I’m going to reveal the one that didn’t get a single vote. *sad face.*

Are you surprised? I was. That was one of my favorites. It’s too late to vote for your favorite, but, tune in to see which of the three remaining tattoos you guys chose as your next favorite tomorrow.

See you at the tour stops!

Gina

What Is He Wearing?

Saunders wishes he had a simple choice to make, like which t-shirt to wear. When I was writing Saunders’ Choice and getting to know his character, I asked myself what clothes this lost soul would wear (once he is able to manifest and not be dressed by Velvet). These t-shirts fit his style and depict key moments in his story.

What do you think? Do you recognize which scenes I’m thinking of?

Blurb

Mermaid Velvet has always had a special fascination with the World. And studying its two-legged humans has given the aspiring comedian unique skills to make her audiences laugh. But when she saves a human who believes he’s drowning, she’s stunned by the magic that flows between them.

Saunders is trapped between two realities with no memory of his past. Lost in a strange, underwater domain, he comes face-to-face with an alluring goddess of the sea. When he disappears from her realm, he’s desperate to reunite with the entrancing beauty.

As Velvet continues to bring Saunders out of the darkness, her love for him grows along with her fear that his next disappearance might be his last. And as his memories slowly return, Saunders must decide if he’s willing to leave the World permanently for a chance to be with the mermaid he desires.

Can Velvet and Saunders overcome his terrible fate and sink into each other’s perfect arms?

Saunders’ Choice is a standalone novella in the enchanting Natural Gifts fantasy romance series. If you like irresistible attraction, mystery, and love against the odds, then you’ll adore Gina Briganti’s tale of the deep.

*An early version of Saunders’ Choice was published in the Changing Worlds anthology.

Buy Saunders’ Choice to dive into an ocean of passion today!

The ebook is $0.99 on Kindle -UBL: https://books2read.com/u/3nvKDB

Paperbackhttps://www.amazon.com/Saunders-Choice-Natural-Gifts-Briganti/dp/1733802827/

Excerpt

Her hand felt solid in his. Holding hands. On their way to a comedy show. Is this a date?

Saunders didn’t want to spoil the experience, but he had to ask – “Why do we need to hold hands? Is it to anchor me here?”

The question flustered her. He could tell by the way she froze where they were and wrinkled her brow. “I – I don’t like how much I don’t know. I used to think I was a knowledgeable creature, but your questions have been stumping me. Why would you need to be anchored?”

That wasn’t what I asked. Why doesn’t she answer the question? He waited, watching her.

They hadn’t moved far from the ship graveyard. The water was warm around him. The bottom of the ocean would be cold if it wasn’t a dream. And he’d be dead. Maybe this was the afterlife.

Holding hands in the silence started to feel awkward. She must have agreed because she released his hand.

“I guess we could swim to the club together like this.” She clasped her hands together and held them at her bare midriff. Her bottom lip trembled.

Gina Briganti writes fantasy and sci-fi romance in north Texas. She also writes holistic health non-fiction because real life can be magic, too. Her credentials in holistic health include certification as a Reiki Master Practitioner and teacher, certification as a nutrition consultant, and a degree in holistic nutrition.

When she’s not writing, eating delicious healthy food, reading, or making videos, she is spending time with family and friends. Her constant companion is a special soul who masquerades as a lab and chow mix.

Connect with Gina on Facebook, her Amazon Author Page, YouTube channel, InstagramTwitterBookbub, and on Goodreads.  There are exclusives and announcements that she shares only in her newsletter, which you can sign up for right here

Thanks for reading,

Gina

New Release In Fantasy Romance: Saunders’ Choice By Gina Briganti – Excerpt #6

Did you miss excerpts?

Excerpt #1, excerpt #2, excerpt #3, excerpt #4, excerpt #5

Excerpt #6

“They want me with the lilac tail?”  Velvet asked doubtfully.

“Where has your confidence gone?  Of course they want you with the lilac tail.  You’re a comedian, not a model.  What is this about?  This tour is exactly what you’ve been working for.”

Cassidy’s concern was real.  Velvet was never down.  Her sunny personality was one of the main reasons she accepted her as a client.  She had enough nervous Nellies and dour Dominicks.

Velvet let out a deep sigh, and then leaned back in her chair.  “I think I’ve been putting too much pressure on myself.  I’m writing good stuff and working steadily.  There’s no reason for me to feel like my career isn’t going the way I want it to.”

“I know what this is about,” Cassidy said in her wisest voice. “This is about Ronolo and Delia getting together and manifesting a baby so soon after your breakup with him.  You broke up with him, remember?  He wanted you to settle down, forget about your career, and raise babies.  If he was the one for you, you would have wanted the same things he did.”

“I know all of that, Cassidy.  He’s a great male, and I do miss him sometimes.  I should get out and mingle more.  Of course, that’s going to be easy because I will be on the road!”  The excitement of the tour caught up to Velvet, chasing her doubts away.

That’s all of chapter one. Come back tomorrow for a look at Saunders’ style.

Saunders’ Choice ebook is $0.99 – Available from most online booksellers through this UBL: https://books2read.com/u/3nvKDB

Paperbackhttps://www.amazon.com/Saunders-Choice-Natural-Gifts-Briganti/dp/1733802827/

Blurb:

She lives below the waves. What will a man sacrifice to discover it’s not a dream?

Mermaid Velvet has always had a special fascination with the World. And studying its two-legged humans has given the aspiring comedian unique skills to make her audiences laugh. But when she saves a human who believes he’s drowning, she’s stunned by the magic that flows between them.

Saunders is trapped between two realities with no memory of his past. Lost in a strange, underwater domain, he comes face-to-face with an alluring goddess of the sea. When he disappears from her realm, he’s desperate to reunite with the entrancing beauty.

As Velvet continues to bring Saunders out of the darkness, her love for him grows along with her fear that his next disappearance might be his last. And as his memories slowly return, Saunders must decide if he’s willing to leave the World permanently for a chance to be with the mermaid he desires.

Can Velvet and Saunders overcome his terrible fate and sink into each other’s perfect arms?

Saunders’ Choice is a standalone novella in the enchanting Natural Gifts fantasy romance series. If you like irresistible attraction, mystery, and love against the odds, then you’ll adore Gina Briganti’s tale of the deep.

*An early version of Saunders’ Choice was published in the Changing Worlds anthology.

Buy Saunders’ Choice to dive into an ocean of passion today!

About The Author

Gina Briganti writes fantasy and sci-fi romance in north Texas. She also writes holistic health non-fiction because real life can be magic, too. Her credentials in holistic health include certification as a Reiki Master Practitioner and teacher, certification as a nutrition consultant, and a degree in holistic nutrition.

When she’s not writing, eating delicious healthy food, reading, or making videos, she is spending time with family and friends. Her constant companion is a special soul who masquerades as a lab and chow mix.

Connect with Gina around the web:

Website: www.ginabriganti.com

Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/gina.brigantiauthor

Instagram: @ginabriganti

Newsletter: https://ginabriganti.us8.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=efb8eaf5e244c4ac83bb036d2&id=2bb9bdfd73

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCddcTr_wNeqiqRWHiGaujQ

Twitter: @brigantigina

Bookbub: https://www.bookbub.com/profile/gina-briganti

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4236998.Gina_Briganti

Amazon Author Page: https://www.amazon.com/Gina-Briganti/e/B008QZ2ZVI/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1

Thanks for reading,

Gina

New Release In Fantasy Romance: Saunders’ Choice By Gina Briganti – Excerpt #5

If you missed excerpts…

Excerpt #1, excerpt #2, excerpt #3, excerpt #4

Excerpt #5

Secretly, Velvet had tried to create a packed stadium full of adoring fans who stroked every one of her ego’s urges.  She had felt worse than when she started doing stand up and she was genuinely booed for her boring jokes and nervous delivery.  Genuine emotion was definitely her style.

“That’s my favorite,” Cassidy said.

Cassidy said that about all of Velvet’s new jokes.  She also meant it about each joke.

“Thanks.” Velvet bowed.  “So, what is the champagne for?”  Velvet read the label and raised an eyebrow, waiting for an answer.

Cassidy clapped her hands, giddy with excitement.  “You have been offered a tour!  With Rockford Entertainment.  You’ll be travelling with other headliners.  They showed me the PR campaign, and it is gorgeous.  You’ll be performing in front of full audiences every night.  The best part is, they called me, not the other way around.  They want you, kid.”

Continued in excerpt #6

Blurb:

She lives life below the waves. What will a man sacrifice to discover it’s not a dream?

Mermaid Velvet has always had a special fascination with the World. And studying its two-legged humans has given the aspiring comedian unique skills to make her audiences laugh. But when she saves a human who believes he’s drowning, she’s stunned by the magic that flows between them.

Saunders is trapped between two realities with no memory of his past. Lost in a strange, underwater domain, he comes face-to-face with an alluring goddess of the sea. When he disappears from her realm, he’s desperate to reunite with the entrancing beauty.

As Velvet continues to bring Saunders out of the darkness, her love for him grows along with her fear that his next disappearance might be his last. And as his memories slowly return, Saunders must decide if he’s willing to leave the World permanently for a chance to be with the mermaid he desires.

Can Velvet and Saunders overcome his terrible fate and sink into each other’s perfect arms?

Saunders’ Choice is a standalone novella in the enchanting Natural Gifts fantasy romance series. If you like irresistible attraction, mystery, and love against the odds, then you’ll adore Gina Briganti’s tale of the deep.

*An early version of Saunders’ Choice was published in the Changing Worlds anthology.

Buy Saunders’ Choice to dive into an ocean of passion today!

Saunders’ Choice is Available from most online booksellers through this UBL: https://books2read.com/u/3nvKDB

Paperbackhttps://www.amazon.com/Saunders-Choice-Natural-Gifts-Briganti/dp/1733802827/

About The Author

Gina Briganti writes fantasy and sci-fi romance in north Texas. She also writes holistic health non-fiction because real life can be magic, too. Her credentials in holistic health include certification as a Reiki Master Practitioner and teacher, certification as a nutrition consultant, and a degree in holistic nutrition.

When she’s not writing, eating delicious healthy food, reading, or making videos, she is spending time with family and friends. Her constant companion is a special soul who masquerades as a lab and chow mix.

Connect with Gina around the web:

Website: www.ginabriganti.com

Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/gina.brigantiauthor

Instagram: @ginabriganti

Newsletter: https://ginabriganti.us8.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=efb8eaf5e244c4ac83bb036d2&id=2bb9bdfd73

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCddcTr_wNeqiqRWHiGaujQ

Twitter: @brigantigina

Bookbub: https://www.bookbub.com/profile/gina-briganti

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4236998.Gina_Briganti

Amazon Author Page: https://www.amazon.com/Gina-Briganti/e/B008QZ2ZVI/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1

Thanks for reading,

Gina

New Release In Fantasy Romance: Saunders’ Choice By Gina Briganti – Excerpt #4

Start here if you missed excerpt #1, excerpt #2, or excerpt #3.

Excerpt

“Yes, you mess with what’s working.”  Velvet bumped the microphone in her right hand against her head.  “I know, I know.  You saw it in a magazine.  It looked so glamorous.  A wild new you.  You messed with what was working.  You put your head in a whirlpool and let it style your hair for you.  Wait, wait, that’s not even the topper.  You asked someone to show you where the best whirlpool is.”  Velvet shook her head, laughing along with Cassidy, and the memory of the crowd’s raucous laughter during the show.  “Really, does it matter how good your hair looks if you’re late and can’t swim right for a week from the force of the whirlpool?”  Velvet paused, then laughed at herself.  “Who am I kidding?  Of course it’s worth it.”

Cassidy fell over laughing, barely holding onto her drink.

Velvet loved to see people laugh and smile.  Both were common enough in The Dreaming. Still, it was a thrill to know that she was the one causing the laughter and smiles.  Especially when they were genuine.  She could fill the audience with her own creations; a dream audience who looked and acted the way she directed them to.  The real thing was so much more satisfying.  Her sister Noelia was content with dream creations for her audience of readers.  Velvet envied Noelia the pleasure she saw on her face when she released a new book and her creations clamored for it.

Continued in excerpt #5

Blurb:

She’s a mermaid in a parallel world. What will a man sacrifice to discover it’s not a dream?

Mermaid Velvet has always had a special fascination with the World. And studying its two-legged humans has given the aspiring comedian unique skills to make her audiences laugh. But when she saves a human who believes he’s drowning, she’s stunned by the magic that flows between them.

Saunders is trapped between two realities with no memory of his past. Lost in a strange, underwater domain, he comes face-to-face with an alluring goddess of the sea. When he disappears from her realm, he’s desperate to reunite with the entrancing beauty.

As Velvet continues to bring Saunders out of the darkness, her love for him grows along with her fear that his next disappearance might be his last. And as his memories slowly return, Saunders must decide if he’s willing to leave the World permanently for a chance to be with the mermaid he desires.

Can Velvet and Saunders overcome his terrible fate and sink into each other’s perfect arms?

Saunders’ Choice is a standalone novella in the enchanting Natural Gifts fantasy romance series. If you like irresistible attraction, mystery, and love against the odds, then you’ll adore Gina Briganti’s tale of the deep.

*An early version of Saunders’ Choice was published in the Changing Worlds anthology.

Buy Saunders’ Choice to dive into an ocean of passion today!

Saunders’ Choice is Available from most online booksellers through this UBL: https://books2read.com/u/3nvKDB

Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/Saunders-Choice-Natural-Gifts-Briganti/dp/1733802827/

About The Author

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Gina Briganti writes fantasy and sci-fi romance in north Texas. She also writes holistic health non-fiction because real life can be magic, too. Her credentials in holistic health include certification as a Reiki Master Practitioner and teacher, certification as a nutrition consultant, and a degree in holistic nutrition.

When she’s not writing, eating delicious healthy food, reading, or making videos, she is spending time with family and friends. Her constant companion is a special soul who masquerades as a lab and chow mix.

Connect with Gina around the web:

Website: www.ginabriganti.com

Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/gina.brigantiauthor

Instagram: @ginabriganti

Newsletter: https://ginabriganti.us8.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=efb8eaf5e244c4ac83bb036d2&id=2bb9bdfd73

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCddcTr_wNeqiqRWHiGaujQ

Twitter: @brigantigina

Bookbub: https://www.bookbub.com/profile/gina-briganti

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4236998.Gina_Briganti

Amazon Author Page: https://www.amazon.com/Gina-Briganti/e/B008QZ2ZVI/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1

Thanks for reading,

Gina