Teresa Carpenter, welcome to Romance Lives Forever. Let's talk about your book, Chef’s Delight, the next book in the New Year's Eve Club series. (Due out this month)
Genre: Contemporary Romance Novella
Publisher: Boroughs Publishing Group
Buy links: http://www.BoroughsPublishingGroup.com
Cover artist: Kim Killion
Heat rating: Sensual
Tagline: Heather Brown can stand the heat.
Blurb: Heather Brown has one stipulation when it comes to finding Mr. Right before New Year’s Eve: anyone but the boy next door. Ex-SEAL Joss Stone may live next door, but he’s anything but a boy. And he’s the one thing standing between her and everything she’s lost.
What are your main characters' names, ages, and occupations?
Heather Brown, 29, unemployed baker
Joss Stone, 38, retired SEAL, restaurant owner
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Interview with Heather Brown
Tell us about yourself. What are you like?
I’m the girl next door, the best friend, the girl you go to in a crunch. Or I was.
What do you think is your strongest point?
My optimism. I believe with a positive attitude you’ve accomplished half the goal.
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Do you have a weakness? (If so, what do you think it is? What does your lover think it is? What does your enemy think it is?)
Joss says I’m terminally nice. What’s wrong with being nice? It’s better than being alone.
What drives you to do the things you do? What makes you want to be the "good guy?"
Since Joss bought the restaurant? Anger. It’s very freeing.
What's your favorite guilty pleasure?
Watching Joss pump iron from my bedroom window. Yum.
If you didn't know how old you were how old would you be?
How old do you have to be when you don’t get hurt anymore?
A biography has been written about you. What do you think the title would be in six words or less?
Bye-Bye Daddy’s Little Girl
If money were not an object, where would you most like to live?
Hacienda Hills. It’s home.
What song would best describe your life?
Never Underestimate a Girl
If you were a tool, what would people use you to do?
Fix things. I like to fix things. Sometimes I get a little carried away.
Picture yourself as a store. Considering your personality and lifestyle, what type of products would be sold there?
Muffins, cakes, pies. Does anything say love better than honeybuns?
As a child, what was your favorite thing about school?
Summer vacation. That’s when I got to hang with my girlfriends.
Tell us an embarrassing story that has to do with a pet. If you have no pets, a story about a significant other will do.
We didn’t have pets. We had fish, guppies. Don’t get attached to the babies.
If you came with a warning label, what would it say?
When it comes to Joss? Warning: My Bitch switch is on.
Please Fill in the Blanks
I love pizza with extra cheese.
I'm always ready for a run.
When I'm alone, I watch action movies. I love me some Bruce Willis.
You'd never be able to tell, but I’m confused and hurt.
If I had a halo it would be neon green.
If I could talk to my mom, I'd ask her how can you be sure he’s the one.
I can never stay mad because I’m not made that way.
About the Author
Teresa Carpenter believes with love and family anything is possible. The author of twelve romance novels for Harlequin Books, Teresa 's books have rated a Top Pick by Romantic Times and Her Baby, His Proposal was nominated for Best Harlequin Romance of the Year. She lives in San Diego surrounded by her large family. Her day job is in the exciting world of banking. When she’s not writing, she’s reading or attending one of her nieces or nephews sporting events. Her new Princess Camp trilogy is based on fairy tales.
The Sheriff’s Doorstep Baby
The Playboy’s Gift
The Boss’s Surprise Son
Sparks Fly With Mr. Mayor
Sheriff Needs a Nanny
Flirting With Fireworks
Her Baby, His Proposal
Baby Twins: Parents Needed
Daddy’s Little Memento
The Baby Due Date
Books Coming Soon
Chef’s Delight – The New Year’s Eve Club – Dec. 2012
Baby Under The Christmas Tree, Dec 2012
The Making of a Princess, May 2013
Find Me Here
New Year's Eve Club Facebook Page: http://facebook.com/TheNewYearsEveClub?ref=hl
Author's Amazon pag: http://www.amazon.com/Teresa-Carpenter/e/B004SFLPES/ref=sr_tc_2_0?qid=1354503569&sr=1-2-ent
Edited to add cover: 12/16/12
Edited to add cover: 12/16/12