August Book of the Month Poll Winners: Darlene Foster and Cheryl Brooks

This Month we have not one, but TWO winners!!

Amanda in England: The Missing Novel by Darlene Foster
Publisher: Central Avenue Publishing
Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Action/Adventure, Suspense/Mystery
Length: Short Story (118 pages)
Age Recommendation: 10+
Rating: 5 Stars
Reviewed by Astilbe

Voted BoM by LASR Readers 2013 copy

Amanda Ross is visiting England and taking in all the sights. She gets lost in the maze at Hampton Court, does some shopping at Harrods, meets the ravens in the Tower of London, explores Windsor Castle, and rides the London Eye. When she discovers a vintage book is missing from a collection, she is determined to find out who stole it. Amanda befriends a pair of tough teenagers from the streets of London, an elderly bookshop owner, and a big, friendly, clever, Maine Coon cat named Rupert. Follow Amanda through cobblestone streets, medieval castles, and underground tunnels in her quest to find the missing novel!



Wildcat by Cheryl Brooks
Publisher: Sourcebooks
Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Length: Full Length (372 pgs)
Other: M/F
Rating: 5 Stars
Reviewed by Xeranthemum

Voted BoM by LASR Readers 2013 copy

Only One Woman Can Tame Him

When horse breeder Sara Shield encounters Jerden Morokovitz riding naked and bareback, she’s stunned by the magnificence of both man and stallion. But Sara came to Terra Minor hoping to get away from all the men.

If She Can Give Up Her Fear…

The murder of Jerden’s lover by a deranged woman has left this former star attraction of the Zetithian Palace brothel shattered in mind and body. Jerden is sure that Sara can heal his anguish—but not unless he can find the key to her heart.




  1. Book was FANTASTIC!! Read in one night — could not put it down.

  2. Caught by Menace was FANTASTIC!! Read in one night — could not put it down.

  3. Not even finished and I love it, 🙂

  4. debbri yorba says:

    I always like Cheryl brooks writing, her books series are the best next to lynsay sands and kerryln sparks are my favorite authors.

  5. Mona Kekstadt says:

    Book was awesome…Love Macy Beckett and Surrender by Sultry…I could not put the book down. Love Colt and Leah…throw some chocolate eclairs in and your set to sit on the couch and read this book…

  6. Woohoo!! I loved Wildcat.

  7. Mona Kekstadt says:

    Shot of Sultry another awesome book by Macy Beckett….Trey and Bobbi Gallagher…
    Trey’s best friend Luke Gallagher asks him to watch over his sister while she’s back in Sultry Springs shooting some documentary in her home town…things get very steamy and very hot. It’s very tough on Trey to stay away from Bobbi…

  8. Go Darlene! Best by far

  9. Congratulations, to both winners.

  10. Cheryl continues to entertain and delight us with her fun catstar chronicles and the adventures of the gorgeous aliens(wish they were real- talk about friendly aliens…yum) . This book has it all for all the sci-fi gals and horse enthusiasts rolled into a sexy romance. Fun ride.

  11. THis was fun. Thanks for everyone who voted. Congratulations to Cheryl Brooks as well. Happy to share first place with you!

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