I promised to reveal the cover this weekend for All In.  Well here it is.  I can thank Kim Killion at Hot Damn Designs for working her magic yet again.  I love how it turned out and love the expressiveness in the hand.  Hands fascinate me in general so based on the fact that Ethan Blackstone is known for touching his girl all the time, I thought this cover worked perfectly for their story.  I also promised an excerpt so here goes.  You will see that Mr. Blackstone is still explaining things to Brynne in that very direct way of his.  *snickers*  He can do blunt and scorchingly sexy better than any man I know and it only makes me love him more.


“Where are we going?” she asked.

“First?  We’re going to get some food.”  It came out a little harsher than I wanted it to.

She nodded at me and then looked away, out the window.

“After you eat we’ll get a new phone and mobile number for you.”

She looked down at her lap and nodded again.  I wanted to pull her into my arms but I held off.

“Then I’m taking you home.  My place—home.”

“No, Ethan, that’s not a good idea,” she whispered.

“Fuck good ideas,” I exploded.  “Would you at least look at me?”  She turned her eyes up to mine and smoldered in the seat, a hint of red fire flickering and making them look very brown.  I wanted to drag her to me and shake her, making her understand that this bullshit break-up was a thing of the past.  She was coming home with me, period.  I turned the key in the ignition.

“What do you want from me, Ethan?”

“That’s easy.”  I made a rude noise.  “I want to go back to one week ago.  I want to be back in my office fucking on my desk with you wrapped around me!  I want your body underneath mine looking up at me with some expression other than the one I saw when you left me at the elevators!”  I rested my forehead on the steering wheel.

“Okay…Ethan.”  Her voice sounded shaky and more than a little defeated.

“Okay…Ethan?” I mocked, pulling my head up to look her over.  “What does that mean?  Okay I’m coming home with you?  Okay to you and me?  What?  I need more from you, Brynne.”


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message 1: by Wendy (new)

Wendy i need a release date! please???

message 2: by [deleted user] (new)

End of Sept. / beginning of Oct. :)

message 3: by Wendy (new)

Wendy thank you! :)

message 4: by [deleted user] (new)

OMG!!!!! the cover!! the excerpt!! I need more Ethan and FAST!!!

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message 6: by Gabbie (new)

Gabbie YEAH!!!!!!!!!!!

message 7: by Tarryn (new)

Tarryn Can't freaking wait!

message 8: by Karen (new)

Karen Ugh...I need this book BADLY. It is going to be so damn good.

message 9: by Karen (new)

Karen Raine wrote: "End of Sept. / beginning of Oct. :)"


message 10: by Daphne (new)

Daphne Great job on this book! I kept seeing my friends add it to their list and I decided to check it out. I'm glad I purchased it! Bravo.

message 11: by [deleted user] (new)

Thank you!! I am so happy you enjoyed it.

message 12: by Trisha (new)

Trisha How many books are in this series?

message 13: by [deleted user] (new)

Three. When The Blackstone Affair completes, a spinoff series for Gabrielle (Brynne's roommate) will start right up.

message 14: by Debbie (new)

Debbie YES YES YES!!!!!!

Is it possible for this to come out any sooner?


message 15: by Trisha (new)

Trisha Is there an exact release date on this yet? I am going on vacation soon and would love to have it before I leave!!

message 16: by Leticia (new)

Leticia Hi!! Just finished the first book and I am in love!! Now that we are closer do you have an official date? Love your writing!!

message 17: by [deleted user] (new)

THANK YOU. No official release date, guys. Sorry but I won't rush it. I want it to be the best book it can be. And you will appreciate me for that. ;)

message 18: by Leticia (new)

Leticia Totally understand and appreciate!! Thanks!!

message 19: by [deleted user] (new)

Leticia, have you read The Undoing of a Libertine by Raine?????? If not, that is an excellent book to hold you over until "All In" is released!!! The passion felt during their sex is un-freakin-believable!!

message 20: by Leticia (new)

Leticia Thanks Sheri! I'll check it out!!

message 21: by Marulett (new)

Marulett Can´t wait!!!!! I need more Ethan!!!! Loved the idea of doing the 2nd book from his POV :D

message 22: by Christine (new)

Christine Jost I can't wait! Great cover...

message 23: by Alison (new)

Alison Loved book one...love David Gandy...so after hearing that Ethan's physique was based on him, he was all I could picture. Very nice, btw ;) looking forward to the next 2 books and beyond.

message 24: by Kris (new)

Kris hancock Awesome cover!!

message 25: by Ashley (new)

Ashley Hicks I loved this book -- finished it at 4am - please tell me the 2nd one will be coming out very shortly!

message 26: by Kelly (new)

Kelly Oh and I love the cover of both books :)

message 27: by Kelly (new)

Kelly Omg I hope now that it is October there is a release date to come soon. I just finished reading Naked and need more Ethan!!! I think I may be going through withdrawal already!!! Please give me a date for the second book!!!!

message 28: by Tarryn (new)

Tarryn So with you there!

message 29: by Dennisse (new)

Dennisse I really, really enjoyed the first book and Ive been patiently waiting for the second book as I know I will love just as much ... will the date be released soon?

message 30: by Daphne (new)

Daphne Something tells me I will be buying other books and then not have enough for this one when I learn of the date...NOOOOO!

Please provide even a guess of a date.

message 31: by Kendra (new)

Kendra Smathers Can anyone tell me if this book is out yet...I so need an Ethan fix! :)

message 32: by Kelly (new)

Kelly It's not out yet and I'm having withdrawals!!!

message 33: by Kathleen (new)

Kathleen I have the first book on e-book through barnes and noble... but now the second... is it's out yet?

message 34: by Raquel (last edited Oct 11, 2012 04:56PM) (new)

Raquel Reinke Oh my, as Kendra said, I SO NEED AN ETHAN FIX right now! I bought the book 1 yesterday and I swear to you, I couldn't think about anything else until I finished it. Waiting anxiously for the sequel. You write amazingly! :)))

message 35: by Tina (new)

Tina Lambesis Where is it?? Just finished first book. Need more!

message 36: by Princess (new)

Princess we're in the middle of october and the book's not out yet :/

message 37: by Tracy (new)

Tracy Still no Part 2, nearing the end of October, I check everyday...
P L E A S E give this a thought and offer some ray of hope that I won't need to wait any longer...need to know.

message 38: by Debbie (new)

Debbie Tracy wrote: "Still no Part 2, nearing the end of October, I check everyday...
P L E A S E give this a thought and offer some ray of hope that I won't need to wait any longer...need to know."

LOL. I keep checking too! I go on to Amazon every other day to look for it.

Shantel~ Keep Calm & Until Laters Baby~ I need Part 2!!!!! Omg..I can't wait anymore, lol

message 40: by Jessica (new)

Jessica Cancel I'm with all the ladies on here. I need my Ethan fix like now...end of Oct and still no release date! Please stop the torture...reading pt 1 again, maybe when I check tomorrow something will pop up as far as more info on pt 2:(

message 41: by Daphne (new)

Daphne Did you all read some of ALL IN toward the end of NAKED. It was a nice surprise.

Shantel~ Keep Calm & Until Laters Baby~ Daphne wrote: "Did you all read some of ALL IN toward the end of NAKED. It was a nice surprise."

I know and it's killing me..LOL..I'm so ready to read ALL IN!

message 43: by Jeannette (new)

Jeannette No update:( I check everyday to see if its out. I can't wait any longer! Too bad I have to LOL

message 45: by Daphne (last edited Oct 28, 2012 05:45PM) (new)

Daphne Yeah. I received an email of an interview and to summon it up; she is still working on the final chapters and the book has twice as much pages. Who knows maybe for Thanksgiving we will have All In :(

message 46: by Raquel (new)

Raquel Reinke I've read the update too. Thanks for sharing it!

message 47: by Daphne (new)

Daphne Yes Yes Yes.....finally a date. NOV 9TH

message 48: by Kelly (new)

Kelly The release date lifts my spirits a little after hurricane Sandy hit is in NY

message 49: by Raquel (new)

Raquel Reinke WOW! Can't wait! *_*

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