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10 Books to Get Excited about this September!


10 Books to Get Excited about this September!

From a beautifully poignant historical novel about forbidden love and family secrets amid the bombing of Pearl Harbour in 1941 to a series of gritty romantic suspense novels set in outback Australia, your September TBR piles will be stacked high!


10 Books to get excited about this September!

1. The Lost Pearl by Emily Madden

A sweeping family saga of long lost love, for readers of Fiona McIntosh and Mary-Anne O’Connor.

From Pearl Harbor to the shores of Sydney, a secret that spans generations could unite a family – or destroy it.

“Heartbreaking, traumatic – filled with sadness and hope; love and secrets –The Lost Pearl by Aussie author Emily Madden is an epic family drama which spans decades. ” Goodreads 
” If you are looking for an accessible and distinguished piece of historical fiction, combined with a touch of contemporary fiction and romance, make The Lost Pearl a reading priority.” Goodreads 
“Emily Madden weaves a poignant tale of old loves, new loves, family and moving on, but never forgetting.” Goodreads 

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2. Echo Springs by Leisl Leighton, Daniel DeLorne, T.J. Hamilton and Shannon Curtis 

Blue lights in the red dust…

Echo Springs on the edge of the outback – a town where everyone knows your name, and your business. But the wholesome country living and welcoming community aren’t what they used to be. Echo Springs has a dark underbelly, and it is seeping ever outward.

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3. Escapade by Diana Palmer 

Passion blooms between business rivals in this alluring tale from New York Times bestselling author Diana Palmer

“As always Diana Palmer delivered the goods,a really enjoyable story.One that grabs hold of you from the very beginning and doesn’t let go.” Goodreads 
“Double wow. This lady still has it. I was riveted with everything going on. There was so much happening that it kept me enthralled from the first word till the last. ” Goodreads 

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4. Dangerous Echoes by Leisl Leighton

Brilliant forensic pathologist, Erika Hanson, fled from Echo Springs as a teenager, leaving behind a past of tragedy and pain. Detective Hartley Cooper has a past with Erika Hanson, but that’s not going to keep him from doing his job. But this time he’s ready. And he’s not going to let her go.

“Dangerous Echoes is a well written book. I enjoyed the plot, characters, Australian setting and the author’s writing..” Goodreads

The first in a new series, I thought that it was an enjoyable read introducing the characters and the town and the criminal elements within. ” Goodreads

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5. Embers and Echoes by Daniel DeLorne 

A suspicious fire on the edge of town sets Constable Ben Fields on a collision course with firefighter and one–time friend Toby Grimshaw. Ben’s got something to prove, but his love for Toby could cost him – and Echo Springs – everything.

“The chemistry between the two men was hot and I kept hoping they’d get it together before it was too late.” Goodreads 
“Mystery, suspicion and facing the past, this one has it all.” Goodreads 

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6. Echoes of the Past by T.J. Hamilton 

When it comes to a battle between her heart and her badge, Constable Leila Mayne knows that there can be no winners, and she will lose everything.

“The third book in the series, we find out more about the criminal elements within the town and some of the people who are involved. We get to know Leila better who we met in book 2, she is a rookie cop originally from the wrong side of town now trying to make a difference in Echo Springs. Her ex Hayden is not on the up and up and she needs to decide if her job is more important than reconnecting with him. I’m looking forward to seeing how everything ends up in book 4.” Goodreads

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7. Hope Echoes by Shannon Curtis 

For struggling farmer Jacinta Buchanan, finding out that she’s a suspect, and the cop sent to investigate her is Mac Hudson, her brother’s best friend, is the absolute last straw. In their quest for the truth, Jacinta and Mac will have to risk the town they both love and the future they’re only beginning to imagine.

“Perfect reading from start to finish. I could not and did not want to put the book down” Goodreads 
“Shannon Curtis has written a well-developed storyline and her characters Jacinta and Mac are engaging and easy to like.” Goodreads 

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8.The Governess Game by Tessa Dare 

The infamous rake

Like any self-respecting libertine, Chase Reynaud lives by one rule: no attachments. When a stubborn little governess tries to reform him, he decides to prove he can’t be tamed. But Alexandra is more than he bargained for: clever, perceptive, passionate. She refuses to see him as a lost cause. Soon the walls around Chase’s heart are crumbling . . . and he’s in danger of falling, hard.

“The Governess Game was one of my favorite historical romances of the year! It was everything! Just everything! Funny, swoony, and full of banter that’s sure to put a smile on your face. I loved every single page of it and cannot recommend it enough!” Goodreads 
“The Governess Game is filled with relatable characters, playful banter, and a swoon-worthy romance.” Goodreads 

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9. Marriage at First Sight and Wedded at First Sight by Lynne Graham, Nalini Singh and Fiona Hood-Stewart


How long can these arranged couples deny their attraction?

“Once again, Nalini Singh worked her magic on me.” Goodreads on Craving Beauty by Nalini Singh
“Oh my! That was one hot intense read! I loved the angst and the chemistry between the characters was amazing! ” Goodreads on The Society Bride by Fiona Hood-Stewart
“I loved the heroine, She was strong and feisty but also vulnerable and sweet. Killer combination. ” Goodreads on Sale or Return Bride by Sarah Morgan
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10. Good Time Cowboy by Maisey Yates 

In Gold Valley, Oregon, forbidden desire just might turn into the love of a lifetime…

Lightning struck Wyatt Dodge the first time he saw Lindy Parker. But there were two problems with that: she was married to his friend, and Wyatt doesn’t do strings. But now Lindy is free, and the two of them can finally explore the heat that’s burned between them for so long. But can Lindy make this good time cowboy decide on forever?

“I think this was my favorite of the Gold Valley series but I say that about all of them!!!!” Goodreads 
“If you’re looking for a good time with a cowboy, then look no further than Maisey Yates’ Good Time Cowboy. Her latest Gold Valley novel, it manages to be playful and sexy—think enemies-to-lovers style banter—while still digging down deep and reaching for your very heart. ” Goodreads

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What are you excited to read this September? Tell us below in the comments. 

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