Author Joe Cosentino Interviews His Characters Cal Cozzi and Michael Rodgers
from Cozzi Cove: New Beginnings, the fourth novel in the Cozzi Cove beach series
by Joe Cosentino, published by NineStar Press
Joe: Welcome, Cal and Michael, the leading characters in my Cozzi Cove beach series. After writing four books about you, I feel like we’re old friends.
Cal: Thanks for letting us out of your head, Joe.
Joe: My pleasure. You’re an amazing couple.
Michael: Do you like us … Continue reading
An angelic soldier during the Apocalypse, Nathan defied God and had his wings ripped out. He has found unhappy refuge in a small community run by a tyrant and sells his body to keep food on the table. He has suppressed all emotion and lives day to day, struggling to survive the Apocalypse and hoping for it all to end—until he meets Dakota, an angelic hit man bent on spiritually saving them both…
Jay is a foster kid and dyslexic, which leaves him at odds with his foster parents’ extended families and feeling more alone than ever at the holidays. He’s not good with crowds and tends to shy away from people, which makes summer school not much better than his home life.
While avoiding his problems, he meets popular transfer student Seiji, who frequently feels alone even in the midst of an adoring crowd. The two grow close over the summer, but come … Continue reading
Morgan works as an administrative assistant at Three Trees, a company that produces recycled paper towels. The only aggravating part of his day is Lawrence, his boss—a persistent suitor who won’t take Morgan’s hints. But when Morgan finally tells him to back off, Law does so, and life settles back to normal.
Until he winds up helping Law with a family emergency, and learns more about the complicated man behind the office manager. But as their relationship shifts and grows, Morgan … Continue reading
Prince Joron of Blade Rain was kissed by a man he had no idea was King Aric of Claymoor Doom. Of course King Aric had no idea the one he kissed was even a man since Joron was dressed as a woman. Disguised to escape the newly crowned king of Blade Rain who just happens to be Joron’s brother, Joron is swept off his feet by Aric when he is rescued by him from an assault. Aric is also swept off his feet by the … Continue reading
Several weeks ago Emmerich saved the royal family—but at great cost to himself. He keeps going into trances and wandering off, and the problem is getting worse. If they don’t figure out a solution soon, whatever’s wrong will kill him. As if that’s not enough, the person stuck babysitting him is a man he desperately wishes had wanted him for more than one night.
Pearce is at his wits end trying to save the man he cares about. Nothing he tries … Continue reading
The aftermath of the last battle has left Nickel weak in bed and grounded for the next decade. Despite being in trouble, Nickel wants to return to the battle as soon as he can, but thoughts of Platinum, the dragon helping to nurse him back to health, keep distracting him.
Platinum can’t believe how much his life has changed. He went from being a lonely fugitive on the run to part of a family in only hours. The last few days … Continue reading
Chicago 1982 is a goldmine for the construction industry, and Eric and his two business partners are thriving. Once nothing more than orphans in a Catholic boys’ home, they’ve overcome poverty and abuse to obtain success. Now living the lives they once only dreamed of, they’re sure of one thing: they will never look back.
Then the past returns, by way of a cheap polyester suit and a smile Eric has never forgotten—and all the dark memories come crashing back. Lucky … Continue reading
Notthingham suffers under the ruthless enforcement of the Sheriff, who is determined to live up to his title and forget the difficult childhood that left him orphaned and destitute.
Then a charismatic bandit named Robin Hood crashes through his bedroom window and leaves the Sheriff’s ordered world thoroughly shattered—and threatens to steal the Sheriff’s not so hardened heart.
Hi! I’d like to thank Hearts on Fire Reviews for hosting this giveaway.
Steel and Promise is my first novel. It began as a series of loosely connected erotic stories about a courtesan serving a mysterious noblewoman with implanted steel claws. Dark and sexy was pretty much the only point at first, with a little bit of backstory for spice. But the characters had more to say than that, and before I knew it, wait a minute, this thing is a book! … Continue reading