Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Blog Tour and Giveaway: The Fixer by HelenKay Dimon


Welcome to the blog tour for The Fixer by HelenKay Dimon! I loved this new book of Dimon's, and I hope you will too. There is an excerpt below, don't miss it!


About the Book:


The Fixer by HelenKay Dimon
Book One of the Games People Play series
Publisher: Avon
Publication Date: December 27, 2016

***Warning: this is an adult book, and for the eyes of mature readers***

Summary (from Goodreads):

He’s known only as Wren. A wealthy, dangerously secretive man, he specializes in making problems disappear. A professional fixer, Wren hides a dark past, but his privacy is shattered when Emery Finn seeks him out—and what she wants from him is very personal.

Some people disappear against their will. Emery’s job is to find them and bring closure. Wren is the only person who can help solve Emery’s own personal mystery: the long-ago disappearance of her cousin. Just tracking down the sexy, brooding Wren is difficult enough. Resisting her body’s response to him will prove completely impossible.

Anonymity is essential to Wren’s success, yet drawn by Emery’s loyalty and sensuality, he’s pulled out of the shadows. But her digging is getting noticed by the wrong people. And as the clues start to point to someone terrifyingly close, Wren will have to put his haunted past aside to protect the woman he loves.



About the Author:


HelenKay Dimon spent the years before becoming a romance author as a...divorce attorney. Not the usual transition, she knows. Good news is she now writes full time and is much happier. She has sold over forty novels and novellas to numerous publishers, including HarperCollins, Kensington, Harlequin, Penguin Random House, Riptide and Carina Press. Her nationally bestselling and award-winning books have been showcased in numerous venues and her books have twice been named "Red-Hot Reads" and excerpted in Cosmopolitan magazine. She is on the Board of Directors of the Romance Writers of America and teaches fiction writing at UC San Diego and MiraCosta College. You can learn more at her website: www.HelenKaydimon.com



The Excerpt:

She didn’t hear footsteps or see a shadow until the legs of the chair on the other side of the café table screeched against the tile floor and a man sat down across from her. Strike that, not just a man. Not part of the usual striped-tie, navy-suit business crowd she waded through each day. This one had a lethal look to him. Dark hair with an even darker sense of danger wrapping around him.

He didn’t smile or frown while his gaze searched her face. Broad shoulders filled out every inch of the jacket of his expensive black suit. Those bright green eyes matched his tie and provided a shock of color to the whole Tall, Dark and Deadly look he had going on.

He managed to telegraph power without saying a word as a hum of energy pulsed around him. She fought off a shiver and reached for her spoon. Hardly a weapon, but something about this guy made her insides bounce and the blood leave her head, and she had no idea why.

“Excuse me?” She used a tone that let him know just sitting down without asking was not okay. Some women might like the commanding, takeover type of guy who assumed his presence was welcome everywhere. Not her.

“We need to come to an understanding.”

The voice, deep and husky with an edge of gravely heat, skidded across her senses. She felt it as much as she heard it. The tone struck her, held her mesmerized, before the meaning behind the words hit her. “Uh-huh, well, maybe we should understand that seat is already taken,” she said.

“By?”

“Literally anyone else who wants it.” She looked down, making a show of taking the lid off her cup and stirring the few inches of coffee left inside. That struck her as the universal not-interested signal.

She waited for him to grumble or call her a name and scamper off. She had issued a dismissal after all. But his presence loomed and she glanced up again.

“Emery Finn.” Her name rolled off his tongue.

That shiver moving through her turned into a full body shake. “Wait, do we know each other?”

“You’ve been making inquiries.”

It was the way he said it as much as what he said. How he sat there without moving. Perfect posture and laser-like focus that stayed on her face, never wavering even as a pretty woman openly gawked at him as she passed by.

The surreal scene had Emery grabbing on to her cup with both hands. “So?”

“Wrong answer.”


The Giveaway:

24 comments:

  1. I enjoyed the excerpt, thanks for the chance :)

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  2. I love the cover! Sounds like a great read!

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  3. I love HelenKay Dimon! From the excerpt, this one sounds really good. I've only read about 4 or 5 books by Dimon but I enjoyed almost all of them. I usually read her MM titles but I've read one of her MF Romances too.

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  4. Okay so that excerpt makes me want to read this book! I need to know this man!
    Genesis @ Latte Nights Reviews

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  5. I love the excerpt! I can't wait to read this one!

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  6. Love the excerpt, added The Fixer to my tbr list.

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  7. I remember your review of this one, and how much you loved it! I have GOT to pick up a book by Dimon soon. I'm hoping to read more romance novels in December (to stave off the horrible cold weather, haha) so hopefully I'll have time for this one!

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  8. So excited to read The Fixer :)

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  9. Haven't heard of this book before and the excerpt sure helps to get a better idea of it!

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  10. Love it. Perfect time of year for a gift card.
    sherry @ fundinmental

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  11. It's been a while since I've read books with suspense and romance :):) there's always a place in my heart for them.

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  12. This book looks highly suspenseful and exciting!

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  13. This sounds like a great book that would be difficult to put down.

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  14. Thank you for introducing me to this book, it sounds like something I'd really enjoy reading!

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  15. One of my favorite covers..cant wait to see if the inside as good!

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  16. Very very interesting story, thank you for the chance!!!!

    Raffle name: Artemis Giote

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  17. This is an Awesome post, and an even better giveaway!

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  18. I love meeting new authors and this book sounds soooo good.

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  19. Looks fantastic! Everything I've read of hers I've liked so far!

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  20. And all this time, I'd thought that Olivia Pope (on "Scandal") was the only [known] "fixer"! :p

    ...This title looks wonderful, and I would love to pick up a copy. Thank you for introducing me to Ms. Dimon and her work, and for sharing this excerpt!
    --Ann

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  21. Sounds amazing, I'd love to read this!

    ~ KateS

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  22. Lovely tour post sweetie :D Not a book for me, but sort of curious about it even so. <3

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