Tuesday, June 25, 2013

**Release Party Day Seven ~ Redneck Romeo ~ Lorelei James**

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Hey y'all! Welcome to Day 7, the final day, of Lorelei James' Release Party for Redneck Romeo! I hope y'all have enjoyed yourselves. Today's special tidbit is on the future of Lorelei's Rough Riders series and I'm particularly interested because I've invested a lot in the McKay family. :) 

As y'all know, Lorelei is celebrating the release of Redneck Rodeo with a SEVEN day party. SEVEN great giveaways, SEVEN different posts.  Be sure to stop by all the amazing blogs participating in the party to increase your chances to win!!! Each blog will post a special Redneck Romeo post all seven days. (no weekend posts)

Here's the list of daily prizes! 

1) Redneck Romeo charm bracelet
2) Kindle fire
3) Basket of goodies, including a McKay brand fleece blanket and other McKay branded stuff and conference trinkets
4) Full set of signed Rough Riders books
5) 1 of a kind handmade small Western purse
7) $100 gift card to amazon.com

The Future of the Rough Riders

Slick from Guilty Pleasures:  Since I just finished reading Redneck Romeo about the last McKay man standing, Dalton, I have to ask who will be the focus of book 16 and is that truly the end?  Because I have to tell you having Ky driving and into girls is going to open up a whole can of worms about when the kid's stories are going to be told. 

LJ: No fun, I know, but no comment on Rough Riders book 16 yet...I'll clue you all in a bit further down the road. I get a bajillion questions about why I'm ending the Rough Riders series at book 16. And yes, I could probably write a second generation of McKays (Love Love Love my readers but you guys are driving me insane with the "When will you write Boone and Sierra's book?! Crazy rabid fans, I keep threatening that if you keep nagging me it'll be...never -- ha ha, yet I'd never do that because I want to know what happens too!) but I've always considered this series a western saga that DOES have an end. I've been fortunate that I've been allowed to write the books how I want, at the pace I want, with the subject matter I want--all with 100% publisher support. That is rare. Since the books have such a great following, there is that mindset to continue to "cash in" on the popularity of the series and characters. But I won't do that because at what point do the new books just become a rehash of the older books? I'd much rather end the series on a high note, at the height of popularity than wait until the series might be considered "tired" and I start to lose readers. Plus, I have lots of ideas, situations, characters and areas to explore in other fictional worlds. I hope readers come along for the ride.

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Redneck Romeo

The last McKay standing is knocked to his knees…

Three years ago, Dalton McKay looked across the altar and saw the woman he knew he’d love for the rest of his life…only it wasn’t his bride. That’s when he took the McKays’ love-’em-and-leave-’em reputation to new heights—fleeing the ceremony and Wyoming.

Now a family issue has brought Dalton back to Sundance, giving him a chance to prove to everyone—especially the woman he thought he lost—that he’s a changed man.

Aurora “Rory” Wetzler has fallen for cowboy hottie Dalton’s smooth-talkin’ ways too many times. So he’s determined to convince her he’s playing for keeps this go around? Fine. She’ll call that bluff—she can’t ignore their intense chemistry or resist smokin’ hot sex, but she’s not willing to gamble her heart again.

Dalton has plenty of fences to mend with the McKays, but his biggest fear is that Rory doesn’t believe they have a future. He’ll have to pull out all the stops to show her they belong together for the long haul.

Warning: Contains a sexy cowboy who tames his sassy lady love with his romantic and his kinky side. In explicit detail.


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  1. I don't want Rough Riders to end :'(

    1. Me neither! I've grown to love the McKays too! :)

  2. Love the series, I wish you luck for the future.

  3. I've really been enjoying this blog tour. I've heard good things about James's books, and I hope to try this series in the future. That is one sexy cover, and I'm going to miss seeing it here every day. Thanks for sharing, Brandee!

    1. I'm glad, Andrea. The Rough Riders series was my introduction into really spicy cowboys! LOL I love the series (makes me blush profusely) and I'm going to miss it. And all the covers are awesome! ;)

  4. Love the RR series. Has been great getting to know the HOT, SEXY McKay cowboys. Sad to see it come to an end :( look forward to the new hot sexy characters LJ has planned for us! thanks for the blog tour & give away.


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