Shannon Stacey

Cover and excerpt for Yours to Keep!

Look what I got! Here’s the cover for the next Kowalski story, Yours to Keep, which releases June 6th from Carina Press!

I love it so much! And the house! It’s like the cover artist could see into my head. And, I’ve posted an excerpt! Because I like longer excerpts, you’ll find it HERE.

Sean Kowalski no sooner leaves the army than he’s recruited by Emma Shaw to be her fake fiancé. Emma needs to produce a husband-to-be for her grandmother’s upcoming visit, and, though Sean doesn’t like the deception, he could use the landscaping job Emma’s offering while he decides what to do with his civilian life. And, despite his attraction to Emma, there’s no chance he’ll fall for a woman with deep roots in a town he’s not planning to call home.

Emma’s not interested in a real relationship either; not with a man whose idea of home is wherever he drops his duffel bag. No matter how amazing his “pretend” kisses are…

Goodreads link

11 comments to “Cover and excerpt for Yours to Keep!”

  1. MJ
      · April 15th, 2011 at 10:01 am · Link

    :::slurp::: Love it!

  2. Margaret Ethridge
      · April 15th, 2011 at 10:15 am · Link

    I can’t wait! The cover looks great. I love this series!

  3. Emma Cunningham
      · April 15th, 2011 at 10:15 am · Link

    Wow, gorgeous cover! Love it.

  4. Pearl
      · April 15th, 2011 at 10:28 am · Link

    What a fabulous cover! I. Love. It! Can’t wait to get my greedy little hands on this Kowalski book!

  5. Lori
      · April 15th, 2011 at 11:14 am · Link

    OMG – I LOVE it!! You have been so blessed by the cover gods with this series.

  6. Scraps of Me
      · April 15th, 2011 at 11:21 am · Link

    LOVE LOVE LOVE it! Can’t wait for June! Congrats on a breathtaking cover.

  7. Shannon
      · April 15th, 2011 at 11:45 am · Link


    I knew it would be great because ALL of my Carina covers have been great, but I love it even more than I anticipated. And I’ve already made it the home screen of all my gadgets of course. :)

  8. library addict
      · April 15th, 2011 at 4:43 pm · Link

    Ooh, the cover and excerpt make me want it to be June tomorrow.

    Only 52 days to go…

  9. HelenKay Dimon
      · April 16th, 2011 at 9:27 pm · Link

    Love it – very nice!

  10. Adrienne
      · April 16th, 2011 at 11:29 pm · Link

    Great cover and AMAZING excerpt. I am really looking forward to the release. This book sounds awesome! :)

  11. Shannon
      · April 17th, 2011 at 11:50 am · Link

    Thank you all again!

    I was sent a draft of the cover, but I couldn’t share it because it had to go back to the artist (title change, etc), and it was KILLING me to have it to share. Torture! :)

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