Thursday, June 18, 2015

Pride Promotions presents Family Time Anthology and a Giveaway!



Author Names: Sean Michael, Jessica Chase, Nicole McCormick, Nora Birch, Lynn Townsend, K. Lynn, RJ Schmidt, Katherine Halle, Rob Rosen, Mychael Black, Andrea Dalling, Yolande Kleinn

Book Name: Family Time Anthology

Release Date: June 17, 2015

Blurb(s):

These twelve stories range from first-time parents, to a couple still trying to conceive, to a ready-made family hoping to make it official, to parents just trying to get from one day to the next.
But it can't all be about the kids. Especially when the kid to parent ratio favors the kids. You might have sneak out of your own house. Or remind your spouse what grown-ups can do when the kids are away.
From veteran and new authors, these families contain several m/m couples, an F/F couple, and an asexual mom who has some explaining to do to her genderfluid teen.


Pages or Words: 77,000 words








Excerpt:

Excerpt from First Day of School, a And Manny Makes Seven short by Sean Michael
Lizzie stared at Hutch with huge, tear-filled eyes. "Please. Please, Hut. Don't make me go away. I'll be the best cooker ever. I promise."

God, she was breaking his heart. Hutch managed to find a warm smile for her, though, as he crouched to give her a hug. "You'll be home by three thirty. And I bet you find you like school. There's so many fun things to do." He’d known it would be hard to send the twins off to school every day, leaving the house empty until afternoon, but he hadn’t expected it to be this hard.

She shook her head, the tears beginning to fall. Felicia was desperate to be big, to go to school like Darla, but this one had been opposed to the whole idea and finding out she wasn't in the same Kindergarten class as her twin hadn't helped. The school claimed they split twins up to let them develop their own individuality.

Well, Hutch knew damn well his girls were plenty individual, each with their own unique personality despite being together since birth.

"When you get home you can help me make supper," he promised. "That won't change just because you're going to school."

"Please? You can tell Addie-Lou it's okay. I know you can," she insisted.

"No, little. He can't." Adam shook his head. "School is important."

"Is not!" She stamped her little foot, glaring at Adam. "I want to stay with Hut!"

"Okay, Lizzie, that's enough." Hutch gave her his most firm voice. "School is important and you're going to make friends and find really fun things to do. Addie-Lou and I will be here when you get home."

He wanted so badly to tell her she could stay home, but he knew she needed to do this. It was his job to make sure she didn't need him and Adam anymore and this was how it started. Even if it was the hardest thing ever.




Categories: Contemporary, Humor, Lesbian Romance, M/M Romance, Romance, Anthology, Erotic Romance (Please keep in mind that as an anthology, not all stories may reflect all categories.)





Publisher: Torquere Press

Cover Artist: BSClay



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4 comments:

  1. That I live with my Sister, her husband and 2 grand kids (girls). My sister and I are disabled and very short. But her grandchild who is 12 stand's 5ft 10in. All the women in my family was short I am the tallest at 5ft 1in. So we get her to do a lot of things that we can't reach. (ha,ha)

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  2. We all drive trucks! Maybe living in Texas it's the thing, My granddaughter is in the Navy and when she was stationed in Virginia found that strange not everyone had a truck!

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  3. It is just my daughter and I. It was harder for me to leave her at school than it was for her to leave me. I love the story about Adam and Hutch. I can't wait to read more about them.

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  4. It is just my daughter and I. It was harder for me to leave her at school than it was for her to leave me. I love the story about Adam and Hutch. I can't wait to read more about them.

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