I’d like to welcome my good friend, award-winning author, Patty Blount to the blog! *throws chocolate and confetti* Patty has a new book out today called His Touch and it’s the first book in the Summer in New York series!!!
Patty has done a fun video to tell you all what puts her Over the Moon! After you’ve enjoyed the video (and you will enjoy it) make sure you read all about her new book and there’s a giveaway too!
About His Touch:
Financial wiz Kara Larsen hates asking anyone for help…especially the paramedic who saves her baby girl. HIS TOUCH (TULE PUBLISHING GROUP, 2015)
Being a single mom is a lot harder than managing wealth and assets.When a surly paramedic finds Kara Larsen’s lost toddler in a crowded department story only to berate her for failing to mind her child, Kara is embarrassed and relieved she’ll never have to deal with that jerk again. But when baby Nadia has trouble breathing one night, Kara’s frantic 911 call brings the same jerk right to her door.
Scarred by tragedy even he couldn’t prevent, NYFD paramedic Reid Bennett has a compulsion to help frantic parents. After the way he over-reacted to Kara Larsen, she wants nothing to do with him and he can’t blame her. But isn’t it odd how he keeps running into her all over the city?
When Kara bumps into Reid for the third time in a week, she can’t help but wonder if the mom she lost in 2001 is playing matchmaker again, just like she’d done for her sister. Kara and Reid form a cautious friendship, with him quickly becoming baby Nadia’s favorite person. But Reid has no interest in long-term commitment so when her daughter’s father calls out of the blue with an urgent request, Kara agrees to see him. Now, Reid has to do some triage if he hopes to keep his girls.
Patty is offering up a digital copy of His Touch to one commenter. Patty wants to know if you’ve ever gotten a ‘sign’ from the universe? (Contest closes Friday, July 3rd. You must be 18 or over. US and Canada only.)
Powered by chocolate, Long Island author Patty Blount writes contemporary romance and young adult fiction. Her teen novel, SOME BOYS, is a 2015 Firecracker Award winner, and a 2015 Bookseller’s Best and RITA award finalist. When she’s not writing, she can be found online, staring dreamily at pictures of Gilles and Sam. Tweet her @pattyblount