Teething Troubles of Love has an orange flag at Amazon

Hi folks,

Hope you all had a great weekend. I’m excited to share the awesome news that new release Teething Troubles of Love rose to bestseller in its niche category and got an orange flag at Amazon Kindle. This was repeated in another category. I loved writing this book so I was jumping up and down 🙂

If you have kindle unlimited, you can read it for free. Do check it out. If you are reviewer, write to me through the contact me tab for free copy. If you love romcoms and like some Indian flavor, do pick up this book.

Click here:
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08CNCS163

Blurb:
Sheena and Vinayak are doctors in the same dental institute, but their paths would never have crossed if Sheena’s deception hadn’t woven a web of lies in which Vinayak became entangled. Sheena has claimed a fake engagement and
surprisingly, Vinayak agrees to let it go on.
But as attraction between them grows, Sheena knows this time she has gone too far. Fake engagement can never lead to real love.

TeethingTroublesofLove
#romance #kindle #Amazon #romantic #comedy #Indianromance #novels

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08CNCS163

Sheena and Vinayak are doctors in the same dental institute, but their paths would never have crossed if Sheena’s deception hadn’t woven a web of lies in which Vinayak became entangled. Sheena has claimed a fake engagement and
surprisingly, Vinayak agrees to let it go on.
But as attraction between them grows, Sheena knows this time she has gone too far. Fake engagement can never lead to real love.


Excerpt:

She didn’t have any luck in love. All her so-called suitors had brought was trouble on her head. And now she had got into hot water with the most eligible bachelor of the institute, the Head of Orthodontics and an aristocrat to boot.
How did she do this? Talk about messing up her chances. She had to get out of this quagmire.
He opened his mouth but before he could make yet another cutting remark, she dived in.
‘You were a good choice,’ she confessed. ‘You never attend the parties and hardly the cultural programs. I thought you’d never catch wind of it.’
‘What did you get out of it?’
‘I – oh peace of mind for eight months.’
‘Eight months?’ He looked thunderstruck. Obviously unable to process her final blow, he sank down into his chair. ‘You’ve been carrying out this – this masquerade for eight months?’
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#Bookreleaseday for #TeethingTroublesofLove

Hi folks,

Today I’m happy to share that it’s book release day for my new book, romantic comedy Teething Troubles of Love.

Here’s something about the book:

Blurb:

Sheena and Vinayak work in the same dental institute but their paths would never have crossed if Sheena’s deception hadn’t woven a web of lies in which Vinayak became entangled. Now Vinayak wants to continue her lie. But how can a fake engagement lead to real love?

From a rajputana estate to a villa on an Indian Ocean island, join them in a journey of tangled deceit mixed with unwilling attraction in this page-turning romcom.


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Excerpt:

She didn’t have any luck in love. All her so-called suitors had brought was trouble on her head. And now she had got into hot water with the most eligible bachelor of the institute, the Head of Orthodontics and an aristocrat to boot.
How did she do this? Talk about messing up her chances. She had to get out of this quagmire.
He opened his mouth but before he could make yet another cutting remark, she dived in.
‘You were a good choice,’ she confessed. ‘You never attend the parties and hardly the cultural programs. I thought you’d never catch wind of it.’
‘What did you get out of it?’
‘I – oh peace of mind for eight months.’
‘Eight months?’ He looked thunderstruck. Obviously unable to process her final blow, he sank down into his chair. ‘You’ve been carrying out this – this masquerade for eight months?’
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https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08CNCS163

Book under Spotlight: Mita’s Dilemma by Sudesna Ghosh

Hi folks, today I have author Sudesna Ghosh’s book, Mita’s Dilemma under the spotlight. Check it out and don’t miss reading the delectable excerpt from the book.

Blurb
Newly single and fresh into a great job, Mita isn’t looking for a relationship. There’s her sweet, good looking colleague who reminds her of someone she’d rather forget. And then there’s the temptation of no strings attached pleasure. She is a woman trying to figure out what she wants and she’s in no hurry — until a furry little creature comes into her life, forcing her to make a choice.
It’s sexy. It’s cute. It’s heart-warming.
A romantic comedy with heart set in Kolkata, India.

Excerpt
Mita tried not to ogle him. His wet white shirt and facial hair reminded her of Shah Rukh Khan dancing in the rain in Dilwale. He came in and threw off his shoes. His shirt followed. Now she was admiring his strong abdomen and his broad chest. A perfect toasty brown.

“Will you stop staring and get me a towel?” He sounded annoyed.

Mita got him one and pointed him in the direction of the bathroom. Surely, he couldn’t take his jeans off in her living room. She shouted after him, “I was not staring at you!”

Facing her with a seductive look, he replied, “That’s okay. You can stare.”

She rolled her eyes, letting him go inside for a hot shower. She had turned on the geyser for herself but she wasn’t that wet so she could wait. Ruchi called to check if she’d reached home safely.

She told her that she was fine, adding, “Suraj is staying over tonight.”

Her friend got excited, asking her if this was wise considering they were colleagues and that he looked like her ex. Mita promised her she’d go straight to bed. Alone. Suraj could sleep on the divan. It was cozy.

He came out wearing the towel around his waist.

Grinning, he asked, “Do you have anything I could wear for the night?”

About the Author
Sudesna (Sue) Ghosh is an author based in Kolkata, India. She’s a graduate of University of Rochester (USA) and an ex features journalist. Her short stories and feature articles have appeared in major newspapers and magazines across India. Since 2017, she has published around 20 kindle books for both children and adults. Along with being a full-time reader and writer, Sue does what she can for stray animals and loves to spend time with her rescue cats.

Twitter: @sudesna_ghosh

Instagram: @sudesna_meow

Book Release Day for Physiology of Love #romance #novella

Hi folks,

I’m happy to share the book release of Physiology of Love with all of you. Hope you’ll check it out and enjoy reading it as much as I enjoyed penning this novella. It’s the story of Dr. Aashita and Dr. Hardik, professors working in a medical institute who struggle to find their HEA. In the pandemic times, it didn’t look like it would see the published status, but thankfully it got done and is now up at Amazon kindle. Yay! Excuse me for the happy dance 🙂

🥳🥳💃💃😊😊

Sharing below the details of the book.

Blurb:

Dr. Hardik Kashyap is looking forward to a new job and to deepen his friendship with lovely Dr. Aashita when he joins as HOD in Physiology at Central Medical Institute. Unfortunately, his expectations smash to bits. His start at his new post is far from amiable, and as for Dr. Aashita, she sends a shower of angry sparks his way at every meeting.
He is willing to keep things at the friendship level, but it seems nothing works with her.
As a physiologist, he’s well versed in the regulations of the body functions and the working of the mind, but he just can’t seem to get a handle on the physiology of love.

Excerpt:

‘Please, Aashita, let’s discuss this calmly –’
She cast him a smoldering glance and he corrected hastily, ‘Dr. Aashita – ma’am. Why don’t you sit down?’
‘I can listen just as well standing.’ She stood upright and folded her arms. ‘So why exactly did you change the schedule?’
Hardik looked at her, still not believing she’d gone into this attacking mode. He spread his hands in a pacifying gesture. ‘I thought we could work together, you know, seeing how well we got along when you came for the exam at my college. We enjoyed the same food choices together and went sight-seeing and trekking…’ He waited for a reaction and tagged on, ‘I still have the pinecones you painted one evening. Wasn’t that fun?’ When she stiffened and didn’t make any reply, he tried again, spreading his hands in a placating way, ‘As the Head, it’s my job to assign the classes –’
‘So you came prepared to walk all over everyone.’ She unfolded an arm to make a walking gesture with two fingers on his desk top that at any other moment would have been comical. But confronted with her snapping gaze, laughter was the last thing on his mind. ‘Very well, if that’s your way, I should learn to put up with it.’
‘No! Aashita, listen –’ Hardik tried to find the words, but she was gone. He half rose then sat down again. A frown creased his forehead. It hadn’t been his fault that she didn’t get the schedule and the words were completely uncalled for. How could he understand what had made her do this? A slow anger at her unjustified rage began to simmer within him.

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#Goodreads #review #ATwistofFate #Amazon #kindleunlimited #bestseller

Hi everyone,

Today I received a lovely compliment for my historical fiction, A Twist of Fate.

“I was in for a beautiful surprise,” Says Kavita in her review of A Twist of Fate.

Needless to say it made my day. I lovedwriting this book and when you hare from a reader who totally gets the story and its tone, it is a wonderful experience indeed.

By the way, have you read it yet? If not, try it. It’s available for kindle unlimited subscribers or you can download it from the link below, if you enjoy historical fiction or like to read romance with twists and turns.

Thanks for tuning in.

Ciao!

#review #ATwistofFate #historical #fiction

Today I’m sharing a review from blogger, reviewer and editor Inderpreet for historical fiction A Twist of Fate. This is what she has to say about this romantic suspense story set in ancient India.

A well written, pacy romance thriller.
Historical romance with intrigue and spies.
King, thugs, enemies, con men and a plot twisted with love.
Strong heroine, wise, intelligent and a smart woman. The handsome, charming hero is shrouded in mystery that begs to be unraveled.
A book with romance and mystery and a thrilling twist, romance from the unlikeliest of places.
The setting and characterization is well etched.
I want to read the other books in this series.

Thank you, Inderpreet.

Have you picked up A Twist of Fate?

Check out a sample here at the look inside page at Amazon.

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Thanks for reading 🙂

Ciao!

#excerpt #ASecretTie #fightsceneFriday

Hi everyone,

Today is Friday and so the time for sharing Fight Scene Friday. This space is reserved for authors who’d like to share an excerpt which is a verbal fight scene between their characters, preferably in romance. Send me your excerpts and I’ll post them here on my blog.

So here’s my contribution.

Today’s excerpt is from A Secret Tie, the historical romance between a king and a spy set in ancient India. Enjoy the excerpt from this unique story with the backdrop of a unique historical setting. In this, King Hitaksha set a caveat for Yashita.

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‘I know you have done your job well,’ he said. ‘You have excellent attributes required for furtive work. Which is exactly why it is difficult to lose you.’
‘Maharaj, soon someone will replace me.’
No, no one could. The thought crossed his mind and he said immediately and indifferently, ‘Oh, but of course.’
‘Then allow me this.’ She folded her hands.
She stood with the light behind her, a perfect silhouette of a woman in a pose that was both demure and tantalizing. The small graceful head, the slender neck, full curves, the dip of waist and the flare of her hips – everything that made him want her. Want was an understatement. The thin muslin did not hide the curving line of her thighs or the slim undulation of calf. If he were an artist, he would trap her like this. Hold her in a cage, for surely she was a jewel not to be lost.
A jewel with too much fire. How could he escape getting burnt if he cherished the idea of having such a one in his keeping?
‘One last mission,’ he said slowly, ‘Then, you are free to go. You must make this one successful with all your effort. I can set you free on that condition only.’
‘A last mission,’ she echoed. ‘That will delay my marriage. I wish to get married now and God knows how long a mission will take.’
‘Not long,’ he said in his clipped way. ‘In fact, it cannot take long because we have a time limit. It must be accomplished before the adhipasuya poojan being held by Samrat Jayatshatru.’
‘That is going to be four months away. Four months, Maharaj!’
‘It is the one and only option I can offer you.’

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Check out the blurb of this book here:

#FeistyFemmes #excerpt #ASecretTie #Mondaymention

Hi folks,

Let’s start a new thread for blogging for writers and readers by name of #Mondaymention. Under this you will share one excerpt from your book or a book you have read that has some component of strong response or action by a female protagonist indicated by the hashtag #feistyfemmes. So, when you share the excerpt put the title of the post as I have, except that you must replace my book title with the title from which you take the excerpt. Also please share all the posts with the hashtags. Since we are all busy we’ll limit sharing to Mondays and Tuesdays only.

Sharing here some saucy comeback from the heroine, Yashita, in historical A Secret Tie. Yashita is a spy working for King Hitaksha and is set on leaving her duty and getting married. Here’s a showdown between the two.

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‘Don’t let your hunger for security lure you into disaster,’ he continued in a harsh tone.
She stiffened. He had put the tip of dagger on the vulnerable spot in her wound. She had no option, but to say, with a false assumption of calmness. ‘Security? You’re surely belittling my romance. Love is beyond all limits. You have not experienced it, maharaj, so forgive me, but this is not your arena. When you cannot play, how can you define the rules of the game?’

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Did you like her response? Leave a comment below.

Also check out the excerpt section of this blog for more snippets.

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Blurb:

Yashita has chosen to lead the life of a spy. But after years of serving the ruler well, she has now a request. She wants to get married and settle down. To her utmost relief, King Hitaksha agrees to set her free. But he has a condition. She must fulfil one more mission before he will allow her to leave his service.

Through the dangers of ancient politics and twisted monarchy, Yashita faces threats and perils to the mission. Battling through unknown kingdoms, she must play a dangerous game to save her life and the King’s. But there’s far tougher trial she must live through constantly. The forbidden attraction the King holds for her…

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Book Release Day: A Secret Tie #Bookreleaseday #ASecretTie #giveaway

Hi folks,

It’s book release day today for historical A Secret Tie and I’m celebrating with a giveaway here at my blog. The latest book is the third and final in the historical series and sequel to A Twist of Fate in the trilogy. 🎉🎈🎊🎈🎊🎉
It was fun writing about the journey of the three courtesans in ancient India, but now I’m happy to take a breather, because well, it was tough too. Wading through mountains of research and looking up the minutinae of the ancient culture wasn’t a walk in the park, excuse the comparison lol.

So let’s raise a glass or cup of coffee or fruit juice, whatever you like for A Secret Tie. For the giveaway, I have a small contest. You just need to write the names of heroines of all the three books in a comment on this blog and mention why you’d love to read the book. That’s it. Please note the giveaway is for the ebook in mobi file format.

Here’s the link for the book in case you want to peep into the details:

Do stop by and wish me luck for the release day!

Ciao!