• Maria Bernard Musings

    Valentine’s Day

    Happy Valentine’s Day! More and more, I’ve been using Instagram to post snippets of my books. I find it freeing and fun to share select paragraphs of excerpts overtop eye catching imagery like the samples below… Follow me on Instagram Follow me on Instagram and see the latest romantic snippets!

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    Maria Bernard on Book + Main Bites

    Join me on Book + Main Bites for exclusive romantic snippet! ❄❄❄ “Where am I?” Carlie gasped, sitting up in the strange bed. Slowly but surely her foggy mind cleared and she remembered. “Sage…” she whispered, looking around the room, noting the vase of flowers by her bedside. Read More ➡

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    Want to win a Gift Card?

    You’re already one of my awesome readers.  Why not follow me on BookBub for a chance to win a gift card? Because you’re already one of my faithful readers, all you have to do to enter is follow me on BookBub.  If you want extra entries, you can follow my other author friends there, too! Check out these prizes: GRAND PRIZE: $100 gift card (your choice: Amazon, B&N, iTunes) FIRST PRIZE: $30 gift card SECOND PRIZE: $20 gift card There are multiple ways to enter, so don’t delay! Enter here: http://www.jadecjamison.com/giveaways/sept-2018-bbfollower-giveaway/ Find my name in the list, click on the link, and follow me! Then follow my friends or invite…

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    Smashwords Summer Sale

    It’s that time again! The Smashwords Summer Book Sale is on from July 1 – 31 To celebrate Summer, I’ve put all my books on sale at 50% off their usual price! Yep, that’s right, all Maria Bernard books are 50% off! All books in the Stick Shift Lips Rockstar Romance Series, These Bones Series, House of Goths, The Balcony, and Wherever Girl are available now for half price exclusively from Smashwords. All file formats available including Kindle and Epub! Grab them while you can while this awesome deal lasts! To celebrate Summer, I’ve put all my books on offer at 50% off their usual price! For all titles, click…

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    Author Brand – Sweet vs Sweet Hot

    The Sweet to Your Salt   Maria Bernard – Author of *Sweet Hot Romance. My Books are heavy on the romance with a healthy dose of steam. Readers have spoken. An author’s brand is defined by what readers have come to expect, what they look for and depend on from an author. It’s not always a conscious decision by the writer. It develops over time and as the author’s body of work grows. The Sweet to Your Salt I adore the above phrase given to me by a beloved reader. It says a lot with so little words. She enjoys my books in between heavier, dark reads. She sees them…

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    Rockstars Among Us Book Club

    Still going, still growing… What are you waiting for? Join us and be part of the best little Rockstar Romance community on Facebook! About RAU: Early January 2015, I started Rockstars Among Us Book Club. I could not find a Facebook Book Group dedicated to the rockstar genre, so I created my own. I wanted a group where our genre would not be lost amongst the multitudes of other genres. I wanted to form a group where I could invite my readers to discuss and promote my books. However, I did not want to make it only about me, Maria Bernard. Shortly after creating RAU, I started inviting other authors of rockstar romance.…

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    Wherever Girl

    Wherever Girl by Maria Bernard Starring:  Sara, Skylar, Colton, Sawyer, and Jordan of the High Tider Rogues! Where would you go if you had nothing left to keep you around? Sarah wants a vacation to rest and rebuild her life. What she gets is a sexy sun-kissed surfer dude called Skylar Dawn. When she arrives in OBX, she is shocked to discover that she is the first and only guest at Skylar’s Bed & Breakfast. Now what? Does Sara demand her money back and leave, or does she take her chances and stick around? Read the book today and find out! Want to read the book? Get it here: Google Play Amazon:…

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    Follow me on MeWe

    Have you heard of MeWe – The Next-Gen Social Media? I know what you’re thinking. Yes, yet another social media platform. But with the recent upset with FB and overall dissatisfaction among users, it’s nice to have an alternative platform to try. Now, I’m not abandoning FB just yet. But I would like to take this opportunity to invite you all to follow me on MeWe. Below, are three links. The first is to my profile. The second is to my Maria Bernard Reader Group, and the third, drumroll please, is the link to Rockstars Among Us Book Club – MeWe. Now, I might lose my mind trying to keep…