Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Demetrius by Marie Johnston Release Day Giveaway

Title: Demetrius

Author: Marie Johnston

Genre: Paranormal Romance

Release Date: April 12th, 2016

Publisher: Indie Published

Format: Digital

As if overthrowing the vampire government and helping implement a new council to make vampires, shifters, and hybrids play nice wasn’t enough, Demetrius Devereux finds a bigger problem to deal with in an innocent, stubborn, and privileged beauty.
Callista Augustus is the over-protected daughter of a once-powerful vampire leader. Discovering her desperate father has tapped into a well of pure evil, Calli swallows her sense of betrayal and turns him in. She almost regrets it when she meets the infamous and arrogant Demetrius. Forcing herself to work with the male who ruined her family, Calli’s only concern is saving her father.
When Demetrius gets past the infuriating personality of the righteous female, he realizes Calli’s the one in great danger. He gives her his help out of duty, until it becomes clear that if he loses her, he loses everything.  
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Excerpt #1:
Well, I’m here,” he barked and marched toward the door of his chamber. It irritated him, the immediate effect she had.
He passed Betty and caught her censuring glare. Asserting herself to Demetrius was nothing new. To an old battle axe like Betty, he was still a snot-nosed youngling with holes in his britches. This look was different. It dawned on him that she might know Callista Augustus after having served the family of a council member for centuries.
He’d saved Betty’s ass, given her shelter and a job, and yet this young blonde stomped into his office and commanded his assistant’s respect over him?
Curbing any gentlemanly skills at the threshold, he entered his office and didn’t bother holding the door for her. He sat behind his desk, reclining back in his chair. She waited with her arms crossed across from him. Betty had already shut the door.
Well, damn. He was going to snap at Miss Augustus to close it, take out some of his aggression, show her who was in charge.
“Callista Augustus.”
“Demetrius Devereux.” Her voice was as fine as she was.
He decided to switch tactics. “You have me. Alone. Whatever do you need,” he purred, eyeing her up and down.
It should’ve been part of the act, but his eyes seemed to take great pleasure perusing her curves. Her clothing was quality, but worn. She wore faded black leggings with knee-high boots that had seen better days. The pale yellow cardigan she wore over a mulberry top complimented the stunning color of her eyes.
Those eyes were narrowed on him.
“I don’t plan on adding to the blog posts of your groupies. I’m here on business.”

About Marie Johnston:

Marie Johnston lives in the upper-Midwest with her husband, four kids, and an old cat. Deciding to trade in her lab coat for a laptop, she’s writing down all the tales she’s been making up in her head for years. An avid reader of paranormal romance, these are the stories hanging out and waiting to be told between the demands of work, home, and the endless chauffeuring that comes with children.

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Join Marie Johnston and the Killion Group as we celebrate the release of Demetrius with this Release Day Blast on April 12th.  One GRAND PRIZE WINNER will receive a SIGNED copy of Fever Claim!

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