Oct 10, 2012 - "Silver Bella" will be released as a stand
alone eBook on Dec 4th, 2012. "Not Just the Greek's
Wife" is on Nielson Bookscan again and Lucy Monroe is #36 on
Amazon's list of 100 Top Selling Contemporary Romance Authors.
Oct 5, 2012 - "Not Just the Greek's Wife" has already
spent TWO weeks on Nielson Bookscan and has been in the Top 100 Nook
sales and Top 100 Contemporary Romance sales for Nook and Amazon.
Sept 8, 2012 - "Dragon's Moon" has been given a starred
review by Publisher's Weekly and has received numerous glowing reviews
as well as very positive reader reaction.
Sept 3, 2012 - "Dragon's Moon" is on Amazon's Top 100 for
3-for-1 Romance novels.
August 1, 2012 - "Heart of a Desert Warrior" has been
selected as a Book of the Month for M&B Australia and is featured
on Mills & Boon TV.
July 31, 2012 - "Heart of a Desert Warrior" spent several
weeks on Nielson's Bookscan national bestseller list.
July 2, 2012 - "Heart of a Desert Warrior" is in Nook's Top 100 for Romance and Kindle's Top 100 for Contemporary
Romance and 3 of Amazon's overall Top 15 Selling Harlequin Presents
(including the #1 spot) are Lucy Monroe titles, with "Heart of a Desert
Warrior" being one of them.
July 1, 2012 - There is a new interview with Lucy up on The
June 27, 2012 - "Heart of a Desert Warrior" is on Nielson
Bookscan's Top 100 Selling Romances (nationwide).
June 26, 2012 - Lucy Monroe's first ever Reader Fitness Challenge
was a huge success, with 72 entrants, 9 author coaches and 1 coordinator (Lucy) in the challenge.
52 actively participated to lose a combined weight of 655 lbs!
June 1, 2012 - Lucy has been invited to participate in a May 2013
anthology with 3 NYT Bestselling authors, Lora Leigh, Alyssa Day and
Meljean Brook. "Ecstasy Under the Moon" is set in her
Children of the Moon universe.
Lucy celebrated the anniversary of her seventh year of publication with the release of her 50th title, Close Quarters, in September.
Lucy is now a USA Today bestselling author, with both her titles The Shy Bride and The Greek’s Pregnant Lover hitting the list, as well as spending multiple weeks on Nielson Bookscan national bestseller list and the Border's Group national bestseller's list (peaking at #1).
Close Quarters will be a featured alternate selection for Rhapsody
and Doubleday book clubs.
Advanced reviews are in for Moon Craving, and they are good (4
Stars from RT)! Lucy's doing more than the happy dance. :)
Moon Craving was featured in B&N.com's monthly
romance column by Eloisa James and Lucy was a Featured Author on
B&N.com Feb 8-12.
Lucy hired the fabulously talented up and coming hip-hop artist
Image and multi-genre producer BBk to create a soundtrack for Watch
Over Me. Go to the Contest & Fun Stuff page for
links to download the music FREE. This is Lucy's gift to her
readers in celebration of her 45th book!
The Latin Lover was the #1 bestseller on eBooks and
#3 bestseller for Harlequin.com as well as being #5 on the Borders
Group Top 10 Romance and listed on Nielson Bookscan's national
bestsellers lists. To celebrate its release, Lucy is giving away
*5* prize packages on her blog this week.
Watch Over Me is Lucy's 45th release and she's saying
thank you to her readers with a special contest and extra giveaways on her blog.
Valentinos's Love Child is Lucy's 20th full length Harlequin
Presents and was the #1 Bestseller on the Borders Group National
Housekeeper to the Millionaire was nominated by Romantic Times for Best Harlequin Presents of 2008. This is the third year in a row one of Lucy's books has been nominated by RT for their "Best Of"
awards and she's pretty excited.
Lucy has signed another contract with Kensington Brava for two more Goddard Project series books and is currenlty working on Moon
Craving, the follow-on book to Moon Awakening.
The Spy Who Wants Me is on the Nielson Bookscan bestsellers list and Amazon's Contemporary Romance bestsellers list!
Meagan's Chance and the new Mercernary Trilogy book trailers are the #1 viewed trailers for COS Productions on two public video sites!
Housekeeper to the Millionaire spent three weeks on Border's
Group Top 10 Series Romance Bestsellers List, reaching #1 it's third
week. It is also the No. 1 selling Harlequin Presents at Amazon.com and on Nielson Bookscan Bestsellers list.
Meagan's Chance won the 2008 EPPIE for Best Inspirational Romance!
The Rancher's Rules won a Reviewers Choice Award from CataRomance.
Ready, Willing & and Able
were released as mass market paperbacks!
Moon Awakening has been nominated for a Reviewer's
Choice Award by Romantic Times.
The bundle including The Billionaire's Pregnant Mistress
was #3 on Harlequin's Best eBooks of 2007 List.
3 Brides for 3 Bad Boys on Nielson Bookscan's National
Meagan's Chance is a finalist in the Eppies.
Deal With This hit #10 on Amazon's Contemporary Romance
Bestseller's list and #32 on the Nielson Bookscan Romance National
Deal With This has been selected as a Blue Ribbon
Favorite by Romance Junkies book reviewers.
Lucy is a Spotlight Author on
Romantic Times' website right now. To read a glimpse of the
behind the scenes of writing Deal With This and an
excerpt you won't find anywhere else, click here.
For the second week of its release,
The Rancher's Rules is #2 on the Border's Group Top 10
National Bestseller's list for series romance, continues to be the #1 selling
Harlequin Presents on Amazon right now and is up to #2 on their Bestsellers
list for series romance.
Harlequin Presents is having a writing contest. For info,
The Rancher's Rules was #5 on the Border's Group Top 10
National Bestseller's list for series romance, the #1 selling
Harlequin Presents on Amazon and #6 on their Bestsellers
list for series romance for the week of its release as well as being on the Nielson Bookscan Romance National
Bestseller's list. And Deal With This was once
again on the Nielson Bookscan Romance National
Bestseller's list while continuing to be in
Amazon's Top 50 Bestsellers for Contemporary Romance.
Sheila "The Book Trailer Lady" did a video review of Deal With This for Amazon. If you have a minute, stop by and
it. And if you find it helpful, don't forget to vote it that way. :)
Blackmailed into Marriage is called a breakthrough
book in an article about Harlequin Presents for Canada's popular news
magazine (affiliated with CBS), Macleans. Read the
Lucy was interviewed along with Lori Foster by Phil Harris on his
internet talk radio show, All Things that Matter. To
listen to the interview, click
Lucy has just been offered another two book contract from Kensington
Brava. Look for her next two TGP stories in January and June of 2009.
Lucy will be Guest Blogging November 27th, on Let's Talk Romance,
LifetimeTV.com's Romance Channel blog.
Between Your Sheets interviewed Lucy about what went on between the
sheets of Annabelle's Courtship. Click
here to read the interview.
Harelquin Presents has grown in sales 14% in the past 12 months and is increasing the number of books published from 8 per month to 12 in January 2008.
(Lucy says, "Cool beans, huh?")
Meagan's Chance and Annabelle's Courtship have been chosen for Samhain's special IPS print
program and will be featured by the publisher and in the Ingram's catalog for
their print releases in May and Sept '08 (respectively).
There will be an interview with Lucy in December's issue of Romantic Times.
Annabelle's Courtship spent 3 weeks on the Top 10 Bestsellers list for Samhain
Publishing. (It will be releases as a
tradesize paperback in Sept 08 and will be available at all major - and not so
major - bookstores.)
Debbie Macomber once told Lucy that she'd know her books were really getting
popular when they showed up on Doubleday's flyers or ads for new members.
Well, Deal With This will be an alternate selection for Doubleday and
Rhapsody Book Clubs. So, she's feeling pretty great. LOL
Lucy's two foreign exchange students have returned from Korea for their
second year to stay with her family. Which makes that 5 teenagers in Lucy's
house. (Well, six if you count her nephew currently living with her.) If
you all were wondering why you don't see her online as often as you used
to...that sort of explains it, no?
The first book in The Goddard Project series, Satisfaction Guaranteed, spent
three weeks on Nielson Bookscan's National Bestseller's List. Connected to
Ready, Willing & And Able, it got some great reviews and neat reader
reaction (thank you everyone who took the time to write or email). Lucy's
hoping to have 5 to 7 books in this series.
Book Trailer for Moon Awakening won the Cameo Award for Fantasy