Book blitz time! Highballs in the Hamptons is the second in the Girlfriends of Gotham series, written by Delancey Stewart, another Swoon Romance girl. Today’s the big release day, so I hope you check it out! And don’t forget to enter the giveaway at the end of the post. 🙂
Highballs in the Hamptons (Girlfriends of Gotham #2)
Natalie Pepper thinks she can just be friends with CJ, the man of her dreams. But after seeing him every day at work – and after he lays it all on the line – it becomes pretty clear that something’s gotta give. She’d admit to herself, and to him, that all she really wants is him…if she wasn’t so afraid of losing the best job she’s ever had (and the life it has made possible).
At least she’s got her friends to distract her. Lulu Rossi is an unorthodox and unpredictable spitfire of a girl who has a habit of saying whatever’s on her mind. And while that attribute entertains friends and intrigues her new boyfriend, Andrew, it might be the one thing that stops their relationship from moving forward. Lulu has unintentionally entered the world of Upper East Side royalty, as her ER doctor boyfriend turns out to be the pedigreed heir to an old money fortune – one that is watched over by his manipulative and exceedingly judgmental mother, Elizabeth “Tippy” Barton.
Natalie’s insane supervisor worsens the situation at work when her own man troubles result in a new “no fraternization” policy, and CJ finally gives up and begins to look for other opportunities. Natalie is forced to decide what is important to her for once and for all. Will it be CJ or her job?
Lulu must prove her worth to Andrew’s family – or make him see that the only person whose opinion really matters is his.
Men and Martinis (Girlfriends of Gotham #1)
Release Date: 12/03/13
Summary from Goodreads:
Candace Kanie wins at every game she plays. From the boardroom to the bar, she’s confident, clever, perhaps just a tad overbearing. It’s not easy for a girl like Candace to admit that love may be the one game she can’t win…at least not until she’s willing to change her strategy. In Men and Martinis, Candace Kanie will learn that sometimes to be at the top of your game, you have to hit rock bottom.Men and Martinis is the first release in Delancey Stewart’s series “Girlfriends of Gotham” – a voyeuristic voyage through the lives of a group of twenty-something girls who dance, date, and drink their way through Manhattan during the days of the dot com boom. During an era when the up-and-comers in New York were partying like Studio 54 had never died, this group of friends discovers that the city is theirs for the taking; and they find their often-hilarious way through the forces that work to redefine the way they know themselves and each other.
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About the Author
I’m not big on labels, but there are a few that fit me (not necessarily in this order. Or maybe in this order):
– wine drinker (and wine geek)
– mother of small boys
– military spouse
– chocolate eaterI’ve written the Wine Country Romance Series, which ties my love of wine to my love of falling in love… and the Girlfriends of Gotham series, which begins publishing with Swoon Romance in December 2013.I also love short stories, and my themed collection (all set in the same NYC brownstone across the span of a century) published in 2012.
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Those sound fun! Love the covers and titles too!
I know! I love the colorful backgrounds of the covers with the silhouettes – makes a striking contrast. Love the titles too.
Looks to be very funny! Added the series to my TBR & W/L.
I so need to read these too…they’re somewhere in my virtual mountain of must reads. I need a clone to work for me so I can spend my time reading. 🙂
Happy book birthday to Delancey Stewart’s latest title! I hadn’t discovered this series until now, but I love alcohol and my OCD side is diggin’ the alliterations, plus you can never go wrong with chick lit. Thanks for the chance!
Haha, Carmel! Alliteration and alcohol…I’m the same way! And woo-hoo to Delancey!
Oh those sound fun 🙂 Hadn’t seen these yet so thank ya for the heads up 🙂
It does sound like a fun series, and you’re very welcome!
Thanks so much for hosting me!
Any time, Delancey! Congrats on the release. 🙂
What fun books! Men and Martini’s looks really interesting! I love finding out about new books- thanks!
You’re so welcome! Nothing better than spreading some book love! 🙂