Welcome to Saturday Spankings, today is a special day for me – my new cover reveal for Cassie’s Corralled, which will be out very soon. I think this cover is classy and Cassie would definitely approve!
Shorty before today’s snippet begins, Cassie spent some time with friends she’d met on line. After the fact, she realized that Tom would probably not approve.
“Honey, you went to town yesterday, who did you say you had lunch with?” Tom asked. It wasn’t an inquisition, simply conversational, but I was quickly uncomfortable.
As I look back on everything now how much trouble and worry could I have saved everyone if I had just lied and given him the name of a friend in town. For better or worse, I’m afraid Tom has trained me better than that. I don’t mind omitting things, even misleading occasionally, but I can’t look Tom right in the eye and lie to him. I did, however, try to keep it light and casual.
“I ate with Kat and Natalie, I don’t think you know them,” I answered as innocently as I could, and nearly in the same breath I asked, “Allie, do you have to go back tonight or can you wait and go back in the morning?” Unfortunately, I’m married to a bloodhound and he had caught the faintest scent of avoidance.
Cassie Corralled (book 8)
All the Cassie books can be purchased at
Cassie's Space (book one)
Cassie's Tale (book two)
Cassie on the Move (book three)
Cassie's River Living (book four)
Cassie's Conflict (book five)
Cassie's Influence (book six)
Cassie's Ordeal (book seven)Cassie's Box Set - first four books
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Hi PK, absolutely love the cover. All of the Cassie covers are simply beautiful and I agree, this one is classy.ReplyDelete
Awesome snippet, Kat and Natalie...love it:) Love her avoidance tactic trying to get Allie to stay. Made me giggle. Always enjoy Cassie's antics :)
Cassie would much rather ease around Tom than have him come at her head on. Sadly it doesn't always work.Delete
Hmm. I wonder if it's the same Kat and Natalie I met through another author's books. A mutual friend? Great snippet. Not sure how Cassie and Tom are going to resolve this issue.ReplyDelete
It surely is the very same two! Ana tells about this meeting in her book, Lighting the Way. And now you can find out about the aftermath of this meeting.Delete
Beautiful cover, and I loved this excerpt!ReplyDelete
Thanks Jane, Cassie's going to evade as long as possible.Delete
Beautiful cover - great excerpt.ReplyDelete
Yep, I was very pleased with the cover.Delete
Never lie to them, it will only make things worse when they find out and they always seem to find out. Great snippet!ReplyDelete
You said it Darcie! Truer words never spoken!Delete
uh-oh. She's in trouble. :)ReplyDelete
I'm afraid you're right.Delete
Adore the cover! Congrats!!ReplyDelete
I believe she's in trouble!
Thanks Minelle, and she is.Delete
Great title. Great cover! and I love the tension in this scene.ReplyDelete
Thanks Libby, I hope you'll read the book - trust me the tension gets much worse!Delete
Cassie just can't keep herself out of trouble!ReplyDelete
And although it doesn't seem so - she really tries. Sometimes.Delete
Kat and Nathalie! How exciting. release the bloodhound!ReplyDelete