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My new book – Beauty’s Kiss

I have a new book, Beauty’s Kiss, out today, and even better it’s available for FREE at Amazon right now, so download your copy this weekend!  Once you’ve had a chance to read it, if you have a moment and don’t mind, I would be grateful if you’d post a review on the story, too.  Although it’s only available as an ebook now, it will be available in print in the next thirty days.

Beauty’s Kiss is my third story set in Marietta, Montana, and the second story of my newest series, The Taming of the Sheenans. If you’ve read my books before, you know I love connected stories, and have written numerous series featuring families for Harlequin Presents (The Galvans, The Princess Brides, The Desert Kings), Grand Central Publishing (Marta from Odd Mom Out and her friends) and my Brennan Sisters trilogy from Berkley Books.

The Taming of the Sheenans, is about five brothers from Marietta, Montana and boy oh boy do these men know how to take over a scene and own the room! The Sheenans are big, tough, rugged men, and as different as the Montana landscape. I launched the series in December with Christmas at Copper Mountain, my story about widower Brock Sheenan, the oldest brother, a taciturn rancher and single father who has been alone too long.

Now the series continues with Beauty’s Kiss, featuring the ‘good’ Sheenan twin, venture capitalist Troy, named Marietta’s Most Eligible Bachelor by the Copper Mountain Courier several years ago. But thirty-six year old Troy is more than a pretty face. He’s brilliant and ambitious, loyal to this family, and has a secret soft spot for historical buildings, small towns, and brainy book girls and meets his match in new Marietta librarian, Taylor Harris.

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Taylor Harris–Marietta, Montana’s new librarian–is the quiet type who likes her glamour between the book covers. When she’s pushed into attending the formal Valentine Ball with Marietta’s Most Eligible Bachelor, Troy Sheenan, Taylor can’t imagine a worse pairing. What in the world would she have in common with a wealthy playboy like Troy?
Technology tycoon Troy is forced by business concerns to return to his hometown and take the town librarian to the Valentine Ball… what he doesn’t expect is that Taylor is even less excited about the prospect than he is! Intrigued by the only woman in town who wouldn’t be thrilled to take his arm at the big event, he’s determined that she will not just agree to be his date… bur she’s going to like it. Can Taylor turn a cold shoulder to Troy’s heart-melting charms, or is this about to be Marietta’s hottest Valentine’s Ball yet?

To celebrate the release of Beauty’s Kiss, I’m giving away a $10 Starbucks gift card, chocolate and the print collection of one of my series in a JP tote bag.  If you win, you get to choose the series! You can pick from one of my connected series by checking out the listings on my website…and its your choice… the Galvans, the Desert Kings, the Brennans, the Odd Mom Out quartet, or one of the others!  Contest ends on Monday night and winner will be announced on Tuesday.  Good luck!!

198 Comments

  1. K Peters says:

    Congratulations!

  2. l p says:

    thanks – continued success with your writing.

  3. Janiec says:

    Congrats on the new release, Jane.

  4. Marcy Shuler says:

    Congrats on your new release, Jane! I loved Christmas at Copper Mountain and am looking forward to reading Beauty’s Kiss. I’ve really enjoyed all the books I’ve read from Tule.

  5. Laura Russell says:

    Great news, Jane! I will be reading Beauty’s Kiss this weekend.

  6. Pia says:

    Congratulations Jane! I love all your books!!

  7. Beverly Gordon says:

    woohoo!! congrats I love your books! your an inspiration to me thank you for that

  8. Susan O. says:

    Congratulations! How exciting, looking forward to reading it. Have a great weekend.

  9. Gladys Paradowski says:

    Troy almost sounds too good to be true!

    Congrats on this latest masterpiece!

  10. Minna says:

    Congratulations!

  11. Moran says:

    Congratulations on the new book!

    I just got my free copy and I’ll read it over the weekend and post my review on Amazon and Goodreads.

    I also shared the link on my Facebook page and on Twitter.

  12. gloria says:

    Hello though I have not read Beauty’s Kiss it does look interesting and congrats on the success you’ve had with your books. please enter me in your latest contest and thanks for having it for us

  13. Maude says:

    Wow free copy and a chance to win more. Thanks.

  14. Guadalupe Bracamontes says:

    Good for you, congratulatios!!!

  15. Cheryl S says:

    Congratulations on your new release! Looking forward to reading Beauty’s Kiss.

  16. Arleen says:

    Congrats on the new book, Jane!! I have always loved your stories. I can’t wait to read Beauty’s kiss. I missed Christmas at Copper Mountain so I’m going to find it on Amazon today so I can read the books in order.

  17. Gigi says:

    I downloaded Beauty’s Kiss and am ready to read it. :)
    So far I am loving Marietta, Montana and the people that inhabit that fair little town. The only thing I can find wrong is the amount of snow it gets . I am very cold natured.

  18. Hollie says:

    Beautiful cover! Congratulations!!!

  19. Alexandra says:

    I can’t wait to meet the Sheenan brothers! ALL FIVE OF THEM. I love my country boys.

    Thank you for Beauty’s Kiss! Off to buy Troy and Taylor’s HEA!

  20. Crystal R. says:

    Congrats Jane! Can’t wait to start Beauty’s Kiss. :)

  21. Connie Fischer says:

    What a lovely and generous giveaway, Jane. I’m looking forward to reading your new release and am awed by your talent.

    All the best!

    Connie Fischer
    conniecape@aol.com

  22. Ruth Bousquet says:

    Thank you for your generosity, Jane ~ am always in awe of your energy. Best wishes…Ruth

  23. diane mcmahon says:

    I hope you sell lots and lots of this new release called Beauty’s Kiss

  24. Cindy Perra says:

    I really enjoy your stories.

  25. Rachel C. says:

    I am employed at 2 libraries so I can definitely relate to your heroine…lol. There is something to be said about a great novel or a classic piece of literature. I cannot wait to read Beauty’s Kiss, just downloaded it on my kindle.

  26. Melinda Garza says:

    Hi Jane,
    Congrats on your latest book.

    Always,
    Melinda

  27. Mary M. says:

    Congratulations. May you have success in your writing goals.

  28. Mary Lou says:

    I’ll check it out!

  29. Darlene says:

    Congratulations on your new release! I just downloaded Beauty’s Kiss and can’t wait to read it. Going to spend a raining day tomorrow reading Christmas in Copper Mountain and then Beauty’s Kiss. Have a great weekend! :-)

  30. Michelle Harlan says:

    Thank you for the free book. I just downloaded it & look forward to reading it in the next week. Hope you have a wonderful weekend.

  31. girlfromwva says:

    Congrats on the many wonderful things that have happened, including the new release! I cannot wait to read it! Much love to you & yours…

  32. Rosemary K. says:

    I know what I’ll be doing this weekend. I’m looking forward to Beauty’s Kiss. Congratulations!

  33. Carolyn DeVries says:

    Just downloaded your free book.. thank you. Your contests are always the best.

  34. annie says:

    Congratulations on all the lovely celebrations. Your talent is wonderful. Wishing you much happiness and continued success.

  35. Shannon Smith says:

    Congrats, sounds amazing!

  36. shelly itkin says:

    Congrats am sure the new book will be a winner just like all the rest

  37. Eva M says:

    Congratulations and thanks for all the great stories!

  38. Carrie T. says:

    Congratulations on the new release! Thank you for the giveaway!

  39. Christine A. says:

    Congrats Jane on the release! TGIF

  40. Kathy P says:

    Congrats!I’ve tweeted and FBed the link to the book to my followers

  41. Mary D. says:

    Sounds like a great new series! Congratulations!

  42. Raeline Peterson says:

    Congrats on the new book release! Looking forward to reading it .Thanks!

  43. Glenda says:

    I’d love to get The Taming of the Sheehans series. They sound like interesting characters.

  44. Kathi Brown says:

    Can’t wait to start reading!!

  45. Robyn L says:

    love your books and happy there is another one waiting to be read; thanks.

  46. Heidi Pergolski says:

    Congrats on being a finalist for the RITA! You are a fantastic writer and deserve it!! I also love connected stories and this is a fabulous giveaway to celebrate!! Can’t wait to read Beauty’s Kiss too!

  47. Lisa Hutson says:

    Congratulations on your success! Oh and please don’t send chocolate to the phoenix area, at least not until about October. I got a small box of chocolate the other day and it was one big melty blob of sad chocolate after I opened it. haha

  48. Diane L says:

    Congratulations, can’t wait to read your new book!

  49. Jill F. says:

    I find you very inspiring for being able to be successful at writing, not an easy task!! I really enjoy your books and thank you for giving so much back to your readers.

  50. john pratt says:

    My lady friend loves to read your books. Thanks also for the giveaway.

  51. marelou says:

    Congratulations, Jane!! Very much deserved. Have a wonderful weekend.

  52. Anna McK. says:

    Congratulations! Your books sound wonderful! :)

  53. cathyf says:

    I loved the first book and am excited to start reading this one.

  54. Jennifer H. says:

    I can’t wait to read and maybe it’s just me, but doesn’t the woman on the cover resemble Elizabeth Taylor?

  55. Carolyn Valdez says:

    Thank you for the free book I look forward to reading it. Also thank you for the chance to enter this contest.

  56. Colleen C. says:

    Congrats on the new release Jane! :D

  57. Terry Dubbs says:

    I loved Beauty’s Kiss! Just finished it. The ONLY critique… why isn’t it longer!?!?! I want more! :D Thanks for the wondeful read and looking forward to your next one!

    Terry

  58. Jane Squires says:

    Congratulations on your new release – I don’t read ebooks but enter in contest please. I love your books.

  59. carole says:

    Congrats! Love to win this contest to make my birthday which is on April 17th and turning 60 more exciting! But will get the book anyways for I love reading your books, have even all yondpaur books that I have kept to a few girls who I tutor and they love a good romance and got them hooked on your books! Have a wonderful Easter too with your family-taking a road trip with my 2 kids to see my dad their grandpa and spend a few days on the beach! Have a good one!

  60. Jessica Lusk says:

    Finally a librarian in a love story! Love it.

  61. Laurie G says:

    I’d love to meet the Sheenan men from Montana! Troy sounds very ambitious. It sounds like he will have to work hard to win librarian Taylor’s trust and interest.

    Lovely prize package as usual. Love Starbucks and books!

    Thanks for the chance to read Beauty’s Kiss for free!

  62. Judy Cox says:

    I love the cover on this new book. Thanks for your giveaway and all your great books.

  63. Laney4 says:

    I’ve never wanted a Kindle until yesterday, when I realized Beauty’s Kiss is available in the Kindle edition….

  64. jodi marinich (@jodim1970) says:

    congrats and love the books so far

  65. Sharlene Wegner says:

    Congratulations on the new release & all of your success!

  66. sandy haber says:

    Yay! A new book by you!! and this one’s about a librarian like me!

  67. kribss says:

    Congrats on the new release! Can’t wait to start reading it : )

  68. NINA CRESPI says:

    Jane, thank you, once again, for your generosity in providing the entertainment and sisterly support we girls of all ages need. If my luck is as good as your writing, my choice is:
    ODD MOM OUT ( sounds like my bio, lol )

  69. Beth R says:

    great thanks for the contest

  70. Jessica M says:

    Congrats, Jane!

  71. Michele Hayes says:

    Congratulations, and thanks for the chance to win.

  72. Diane Pollock says:

    Thanks!

  73. Angelia S says:

    Congrats and thanks.

  74. Kelly B says:

    Congratulations on the new release Jane! I love the cover.

  75. Barbara S says:

    congrats on the book, love the cover. thanks for the giveaway!

  76. bn100 says:

    Happy release!

  77. Lori Payer says:

    Congrats!! Whoo hoo :)

  78. denise says:

    Bought it and am reading it!

  79. Karen says:

    Congrats! The new series and all of the Montwna Born books have been great! Love them!

  80. Maureen says:

    Congratulations on the new book and thank you so much for the link. I was looking for a good book this weekend to read.

  81. Becky says:

    I have downloaded Beauty’s Kiss and cannot wait to read it. Also, thanks for the generous contest

  82. Elisabeth says:

    Congratulations on your new release. I loved it. You rock :-)

    And your giveaways are just awesome.

    Have a great weekend and thank you for writing such great stories.

  83. Carol Woodruff says:

    Good luck with the new book. It sounds great. Also thanks for the giveaway.

  84. Geraldine Pierson says:

    Thank you for the free book and contest.

  85. Lisa G says:

    Way to go Jane! You Rock!

  86. Karin Anderson says:

    Congrats on the new release! I just got it.

  87. Linda Peters says:

    congrats on the new book, I’m sure it will be great

  88. cheryl s says:

    off to get the free book – thanks so much!

  89. Donna says:

    Congrats on the release. I’m starting the book tonight looking forward to reading it. Enjoy your weekend.

  90. Kimberly V says:

    Got mine. Can’t wait to read it. Love your books!

  91. Jody F says:

    Congratulations on your new release! I just downloaded it and can’t wait to read it as it sounds ssssoooo good! Thanks for an awesome giveaway!

  92. Janine says:

    Congratulations on your newest book! I’m currently reading it and loving it. I’ve been sharing the link with friends too.

  93. Runner10 says:

    I’ve downloaded and can’t wait to start reading!

  94. Patricia Cochran says:

    Boy Howdy! Am I ever behind in
    reading your series! I’m adding them to my TBR list for my next
    bookstore run!

    Congratulations on your Launch
    Day!

  95. Jennifer Essad says:

    Christmas at Copper Mountain is on my list to read – I love a new series – thanks for keeping us wanting for more

  96. barbara hopkins says:

    Congratulations on your book being released!
    I waited and checked daily on yahoo, and there it finally was so I snatched it up as soon as I possibly could. I would love to win this giveaway because I so would love to have the Brennan’s collection. I have read several of your books and am never disappointed, you’re an awesome writer. Thank you for sharing your gift with us. I can’t wait for more of your books to come out! B

  97. Jennifer I says:

    Congrats on the release of Beauty’s Kiss. I downloaded it and plan on reading it during the next week. xo

  98. Linda Henderson says:

    Congratulations on your new release. I’ll be reading it this week hopefully. I’m having some sinus surgery done Monday so I’m not sure how much reading I’ll get done but hopefully I can read while recuperating.

  99. Sara Smeby says:

    Thank you, Jane, for a lovely giveaway and the chance to read Beauty’s Kiss for free! I’m anxious to read the preceding books! :)

    Warmly,
    Sara
    P.S. Hoping to catch you next time you’re in the PNW!

  100. Congrats and thank you for the generous giveaway!

    Wanda

  101. infinitieh says:

    Can’t wait to read this!

  102. Juli Lynch says:

    When we open a books cover, we never know where we are headed…the journeys you unfold are heartwarming, engaging,and always interesting. Thank you, and Congratulations on your new release!

  103. Krysten M says:

    Ooh, thank you for the giveaway/book!! Congrats on the release!

  104. Mary Preston says:

    Congratulations!!

    Straight to my wish list.

  105. Jean Lesslie says:

    I love your Brennan Sisters series!

  106. Allie says:

    Beautiful cover! Going to get it now:)

  107. Renae says:

    Jane, I enjoyed Beauty’s Kiss and can’t wait to see what you do with Trey and Mckenna’s story or if Dillon and Callan end up together or siblings? :-)

  108. Linda Mc says:

    Awesome! I love series books and am going to head on over to amazon right after I post this. Congrats on all your books, Jane. You rock!

  109. Robbie B says:

    Thanks for the new book. Congrats on its release.

  110. Kerry Croucier says:

    I am reading it now….loving it!

  111. Kathleen says:

    I can’t wait to read this book. It sounds good!

  112. Sharon Baker says:

    I love your books. Keep writing them.

  113. Jeanette Jackson says:

    Congratulations on Beauty’s Kiss. I love the cover.

  114. Sue A. says:

    Congrats on the release of Beauty’s Kiss! Gorgeous cover!

  115. Vanessa says:

    Sounds great! Congrats.

  116. Kate Sparks says:

    Congrats and thanks for the awesome free read!! It was terrific!!

  117. Joy Isley says:

    I definitely will read this one since I am a twin. My question has always been Why does one assume one twin is good and one twin is bad?
    I have been associated with several sets of twins in my life and that principle does not hold true. If anything, twins are closer than other people and their acquaintances..

  118. Lisamarie says:

    Congratulations on Beauty’s Kiss!
    Downloaded excited to read it!

    Thanks for the giveaway too!

  119. Cindy Hamilton says:

    Beauty’s Kiss was a great book! Thoroughly enjoyed it.

  120. DarcyO says:

    Congrats on the new release, Jane!

  121. Alison says:

    Just downloaded my free copy of Beauty’s Kiss and a copy of Christmas at Copper Mountain. Apparently I am behind in my reading! I absolutely loved the “Good” series. Long for more about the Brennan Sisters. My vacation this week will be spent lounging poolside, enjoying the sunshine, and catching up on my JP reading! You are a prolific writer.

  122. Summer G says:

    Thanks! I’ve been wanting to read the Brennan Sisters!

  123. Kirsten says:

    Amazing as always, Jane. Still hoping for more from the Brennan family. ;)

  124. Lisa P says:

    I just finished Christmas at Copper Mountain today (also my first Jane Porter book). Can’t wait to continue the series!! Congrats on your new release :)

  125. Tammy Cook says:

    I downloaded the book & can’t wait to read it! I love series and I’m glad I found you cause looks like you have a few backlist series for me to catch up on!

  126. Missi says:

    The cover is stunning! The book I know will be awesome as usual.
    Can’t wait!

  127. Sher Giambra says:

    congrats..look forward to reading it..

  128. Kelly Dunn says:

    Congrats on the new book. I got it and downloaded on the kindle. :) can’t wait to read it!

  129. Laci says:

    woo hoo! yay on the awesome new release!

  130. Jamie Steadman says:

    I downloaded Beauty’s Kiss over the weekend and I hope to start reading it very soon.

  131. Debbie MacNeil says:

    Congratulations!!

  132. Katrina Epperson says:

    Jane, I read Beauty’ s Kiss this weekend and loved it. I left reviews on Amazon and Goodreads. I have become invested in this series and look forward to reading more. I have questions that I look forward to reading the answers.
    Congratulations on your New release.

  133. Cathie Coulter says:

    What more can I say, but that I hope you still keep writing so that we can still keep reading Jane Porter books! Love them all!

  134. Linda Withrow says:

    Awesome! Can’t wait to read it!

  135. Suzanne Reynolds says:

    Can’t wait to read your new book. Love your books.

  136. Rhonda says:

    Thanks for the chance! Congrats on the new release.

  137. Crickett Pfirman says:

    Enjoy all your books. You are very gifted!!

  138. Robyn S says:

    Congratulations! Would love some books.

  139. Michelle says:

    Loved Beauty’s Kiss. Looking forward to more stories about the Sheenans! Thanks Jane for making the book free!!

  140. Lucy Waterhouse says:

    Congratulation’s on Beauty’s Kiss!

  141. melissa feehan says:

    I love swag! BOOK swag is the best!

  142. Lisa Reigel says:

    Congrats on your new release. I’ve downloaded Beauty’s Kiss and looking forward to reading it.

  143. Lorie says:

    Love…Love your books!

  144. elaina says:

    Congrats on your new release. Best wishes.

  145. Sarah M. says:

    I downloaded Beauty’s Kiss over the weekend, so it’s on my TBR list! Thanks for the contest! :0)

  146. Kristin says:

    Congratulations on your new release!! I’m loving your books!

  147. Sandra Engelberth says:

    I look forward to reading the next book.

  148. Jenny Jaydena Duncan says:

    Woot. Congrats. Looking Forward To Reading It!

  149. laminitagirl says:

    Fingers crossed I’m the lucky one today!!

  150. Kristy says:

    I loved this book! Cant wait for the next one!

  151. Rosemary Huelsebusch says:

    Would love to win.

  152. Lynne Ernst says:

    Thank you for the contest. Just started reading Beauty’s Kiss and loveing it.

  153. Madison W F says:

    New book! Can’t wait.

  154. Rosemary K. says:

    I read Beauty’s Kiss and loved it. I always enjoy visiting Marietta Montana. I can’t wait for me.

  155. Sandy M says:

    I just downloaded Beauty’s Kiss! Can’t wait to read it! Love you books.

  156. Lynn Buddenbohm says:

    I love the Brennan girls and now I am falling in love with those Brennan sisters and now I am falling in love with the Sheenan boys. Of course I have always had a thing for Montana guys.

  157. Kathleen O says:

    Congrats on your new book release.

  158. Shelby says:

    Awesome giveaway! Thanks for the chance :)
    If I win I’d pick the Brennan Sisters series. I’ve read all of the Bellevue Wives books and loved them. Will have to check out this other series whether I win or not!

  159. Heather Cathrall says:

    Congratulations Jane!!! I love your books and always look forward to the new ones! Your faccebook page and blog is always a fun read!

  160. Sharn says:

    Awesome as always!!

  161. Monica says:

    Such a tough choice. I love the Brennans and the Bellevue wives. I haven’t met the Montana boys yet. I guess that would be my choice.

  162. nancy collins says:

    Love the book can not wait till the next one is out.

  163. Suzette Temple says:

    Jane, you always have such awesome contests! Thank you

  164. Can’t wait to read it

  165. SabrinaD says:

    Can’t wait to read the new book. I love the cover and I am sure I will love the content. I have just downloaded it.
    Congratulations on a new, successful book.

  166. Diana Tidlund says:

    I’m sure it’s awesome cause I haven’t read one you’ve written that hasn’t been!

  167. Heidi Howard says:

    Thank you for the contest and the free ebook! I have loved every book of yours. Thanks for all the great book moments!

  168. Sharon R. says:

    Can’t wait to read Beauty’s Kiss! Thank you for the goodie.

  169. Gretchen says:

    I love each and every book you write. Keep it up!

  170. CarolBEE says:

    I got my copy of Beauty’s Kiss. Looking forward to reading it! :D

  171. Andrea Porco says:

    This looks awesome!

  172. Niki says:

    congrats on your newest book!

  173. Christine says:

    bought it and excited to read it!

  174. Patsy Treybal says:

    Connected stories are the best. Thanks for writing them.

  175. Jen C says:

    Woot! And thanks for the contest!

  176. Dawn Wicklund says:

    Thanks for the book – I love the Montana series of stories.

  177. Cindy Husband says:

    Thanks for the contest. And congratulations on the new book.

  178. Sherry says:

    Looking forward to reading Beauty’s Kiss. Congrats, can’t wait to read more of this series!

  179. Barbara says:

    So happy for you Jane, guess I’ll have to wait for the printed book!! I’d be happy with any of your series….I need to get back into reading!!
    CONGRATS!!

  180. Donna R says:

    Another smash hit Jane loved the fusion of regency and modern …. And who doesn’t love a brainy book girl! Can’t wait for the next story …. Loving the Marietta story lines x

  181. jamaika says:

    Congratulations! Awesome giveaway again.

  182. Andrea says:

    Jane I absolutely love your new book Beauty’s Kiss. I downloaded it this past Friday and I am almost done reading it ;o)

  183. Carey says:

    Reading Beauty’s Kiss right now and loving it!

  184. ikkinlala says:

    Congratulations!

  185. Julia Aye says:

    Congrats and keep them coming!! :-D And a big THANK YOU for the chance to win such an awesome giveaway!!

  186. Mariska says:

    Congrats !! Love reading your books.

  187. Sharon A says:

    I love your series, so glad there is another one.

  188. Sandie W says:

    Can’t wait to read the new book!! You are the best…

  189. kayla says:

    I can not wait to read this one! I am so loving the Montana Brides stories and love your writing!! As soon as I get it read will post my reviews. Keep up the great work and keep them stories coming!! Can’t wait for more!

  190. Sue G. says:

    Congrats!

  191. Sue C says:

    Congratulations on your new release!

  192. Heather says:

    I read the new book and loved it!

  193. Shannon in Tustin says:

    Oh Jane, I just loved the book. I really love that I can read the words, hear the flow of story in my mind and think “oh yes, this is Jane’s writing”.

    Well done, my sweet friend! :)

    XOXO
    S

  194. Jane says:

    Thank you everyone for the extremely generous show of support for Beauty’s Kiss! I love you all for helping me get the word out and also for downloading a copy of the book to read. You’re all amazing!!

    Our winner for this contest is -

    #110 Kerry Courcier

    Kerry, please email me with your choice of connected series and I’ll get this package in the mail to you soon. :)

    Much love to all,
    Jane xoxoxo

  195. Kerry Croucier says:

    Wow… I am truly stunned… now I have to make a choice???
    Thanks so much, Jane!!

  196. Cindy Moody says:

    Sounds great!

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