Congratulations on your latest release, Miriam's Surrender!
Thanks so much, Michelle, for hosting me today and helping
me to promote my newest release, Miriam’s Surrender. I’m very excited to
announce the second book in my Women of Valor series, but want to reassure you
that it can easily be read on its own. I hope you enjoy it and welcome
Josh Lowenstein is a successful architect,
hired to redesign the alumni club of a posh, private school in New York. He is
strong, capable and knows the best way to do everything. Except let another
Miriam Goldberg is the Assistant Director of Outreach,
and is Josh’s day-to-day contact for the redesign. She’s taken care of everyone
around her, and forgotten how to let someone else take care of her.
With a tumultuous history, neither one is
prepared to work together. As they get to know each other, the animosity
disappears, but Josh is hiding something from Miriam and its discovery has the
possibility of destroying their relationship. Only when they are both able to
let the other in, and release some of the control they exert over everything, will
they be able to see if their love can survive.
Here's an excerpt from Miriam's Surrender.
Josh sat in the
cab and looked out the window. Lights and people and cars and buildings rushed
by in a blur. His eyes glazed over and in their place Miriam appeared. Miriam
touching his arm and reassuring him, Miriam smiling, Miriam’s hair shining,
Miriam looking at him as he bent to kiss her.
him do it? When they’d stood outside her apartment in the cold night air, her
cheeks had turned pink from the cold. He smiled. She controlled so many of her
outward reactions to things, but she couldn’t control that one.
From his height
and angle, he’d watched the light from the street lamps shine on her hair,
making it appear to glow. Their breath, a white fog, had intermingled as they
stood facing each other.
Her lips were
soft and plump. He’d spent the evening watching them mold words, stretch into a
smile, surround her food as she chewed. He couldn’t help himself; he’d wanted
to kiss her. It was the briefest wish. He’d made the slightest move toward her.
But in the one too-brief second, he’d glimpsed much more. Her pupils had
dilated, she’d raised her face to his and she’d parted her lips. He’d
discovered Miriam’s desire.
And now he knew
she wanted him, it would take all of his control not to give in to his own
Jennifer started telling herself stories as a little girl
when she couldn’t fall asleep at night. As an adult, she started writing them
down and after several years of writing, editing and querying publishers, she’s
a multi-published author. Her favorite stories to write are those with smart,
sassy, independent heroines; handsome, strong and slightly vulnerable heroes;
and always end with happily ever after.
When she’s not writing, she loves spending time with her
family and friends, reading, traveling and watching TV. She volunteers with her
Temple and is also a freelance writer for magazines, newspapers and
A Heart of Little Faith and Skin Deep were
published by Whiskey Creek Press in 2011. The Seduction of Esther, the
first in the Women of Valor series,
was published in June 2013 by Rebel Ink Press. The next book in that series, Miriam’s
Surrender, will be published September 10, 2014. All books can be purchased
through Amazon and Barnes & Noble.