The Splish-Splash Page Hop

Bubble, bubble, toil and... welcome to the trouble!  It's #NationalBubbleBathDay, and I'm joining my #NiceGirlsWritingNaughty sisters all weekend long to help celebrate with a steamy fun PAGE HOP! Hello there.  I'm A. Catherine Noon, and I write hot-hot-hot stuff such as Sealed by Magic.  As part of the Page Hop, I'm giving away a copy of one of our books, either Sealed by Magic or your choice ...
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New Years At the Hop!

Can you believe it's already time for the New Year's celebration? It feels like it should still be April. As I sit here, mulling over what I might share with you, Dear Reader, my mind is drawn to the idea of "new" and the next step, which many people connect with the New Year, which is "resolution."I don't do "resolutions" anymore. I found they were too often "should do's," rather than "want to's....
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Dog Sledding!

In keeping with our theme of staying warm because it’s cold outside, I thought I’d share with you a story of our dog sledding adventure with Voyageur Outward Bound in Minnesota in 2006.It all started because my husband complained about the weather here in Chicago. Fitting complaint, especially since it’s expected to get down below zero this weekend. I wanted to do something fun, unusual, and edu...
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Catch a Tiger by the Tale and the Just Romance Blog Hop

TIGER TIGER, by A. Catherine Noon and Rachel WilderBlurb: Chicagoland Shifters, Book 2Veterinary trauma surgeon and animal empath Sasha Soskoff has found everything he ever wanted with his new partners Neal, Steve and Carlos. Life feels as safe and secure as it can be among a group of ex-Marine tiger shifters. Until a homeless man is found, gruesomely mauled and murdered, near Neal’s BDSM club.Whe...
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Happy Naughty New Year!

For this year, I thought I’d use the prompt generator. Here are my prompts:These are your characters:Werewolf, Archaeologist, VampireThese adjectives describe them.Assign one to each character.Flippant, Sweet, PickyThis is your setting:PharmacyArchie wandered through the aisles, looking for the charcoal tablets. Why Tiroll insisted on the stuff, he’d never know. He insisted it cut the flavor of...
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Leather and Love – How Romance Helps Stamp Out Hate

Welcome to the 2012 Torquere Press Charity Sip Blog Hop, to benefit the NOH8 Campaign.  Be sure to visit the other participating authors in the hope this weekend, Friday November 9th through Sunday November 11th.  Torquere will be giving away a grand prize of a $50.00 Gift Certificate to the Torquere Books!You can click on the Charity Sip image to return to the Torquere Press Blog and th...
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Wiggins: A Cop Tale

Welcome to our Halloween Blog Hop!  In honor of the season, I thought I'd reprise something I wrote for a challenge a couple years ago.  I hope you enjoy!  Be sure to visit our other hop participants so you can be entered to win a Nook Touch!Happy Halloween!* * *“Thank you for calling Chicago 311 Emergency Response. Please state the nature of your emergency.”  Calysta, the name...
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Beneath the Surface

Welcome to the Life's a Beach Blog Hop! I hope you're enjoying your time here. Today, I'm sharing something I wrote in response to a prompt about an unexpected spring. Even though it's not exactly a beach, it involves water. Check it out:“Holy cow, Monte! What the hell?” My voice carried, bouncing off the side of Monte’s house and sounding louder than it really was. “Hey! Monte!” I yelled an...
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Welcome to the Summer Solstice Blog Hop!

Welcome to the Summer Solstice Blog Hop!  I'm glad you stopped by.  I'm Noony, and I'll be one of your hosts during your visit.  Remember to stay inside the hop; if at any time you lose the navbar then go back to the website, here, and start over.  Be sure to comment on each blog to be entered to win a number of prizes, including a NOOK Simple Touch with Glowlight!For this...
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