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We are a family run business based in Billingham, United Kingdom. Selling thousands of used, rare and out of print books worldwide through our online bookstore www.beckvalleybooks.co.uk



Hurricane in Paradise by Deborah Brown - Paradise Series plus $25 Amazon / Paypal Giveaway

Hurricane in Paradise (Paradise Series) (Volume 10) - Deborah Brown

New Tour Today!! Hurricane in Paradise by Deborah Brown - Paradise Series plus $25 Amazon / Paypal Giveaway

Set against the steamy backdrop of Tarpon Cove's sun-kissed, tropical waters, sexy sleuths and best friends Madison and Fab are at it again dealing with the occasional dead body. Hidden just below the surface of the small town lies an underworld, one steeped in deceit, corruption, and deadly secrets. It's only a matter of time before Madison and Fab find themselves on a collision course with the police, who consider them likely suspects in a murder.

Ride along on their adventures when the duo realizes that a family member is missing and pull themselves away from all jobs to track him down. Theories: walked away, freak accident, kidnapped? If so, then why no ransom demand?

Hurricane in Paradise is book ten in the thrilling and humorous provocative Paradise series, which finds the two waist-deep in mystery and romance. It is a smart, adventurous read that delivers heart-thumping, non-stop action. Join Madison and Fab as they solve the most twisted of cases, through unconventional ¬– and highly entertaining – measures… sometimes in flip-flops.

The Paradise series, are Florida Keys mysteries, “great as stand-alone reads, but they're like chips...you won't be able to devour just one!”

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Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/hurricane-in-paradise-by-deborah-brown.html

Book Bargains, FREE BOOKS, New Releases, what you waiting for? Grab them now!

Book Bargains, FREE BOOKS, New Releases, what you waiting for? Grab them now!
Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/book-bargains-free-books-new-releases.html

NEW ROMANCE RELEASE Whisper of Love by Melissa Foster​ (Love in Bloom: The Bradens at Peaceful Harbor)

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Whisper of Love by Melissa Foster​ (Love in Bloom: The Bradens at Peaceful Harbor)


Tempest Braden adores her family and her small hometown, but sometimes too much of a good thing can be confining. At almost thirty, having watched most of her siblings find true love, she’s anxious to experience her own happily ever after, and the move to Pleasant Hill, Maryland, is just the change she needs. When she rents a room from ruggedly handsome, and closed-off, artist Nash Morgan and his adorable son, Phillip, she thinks she’s found a little slice of heaven on the outskirts of town, where she can concentrate on building her business. That is, if she can ignore the undeniable heat between her and the sinfully hot single father.


When Nash bought his farmette, he had one goal in mind—to provide a loving, stable home for his son. He never imagined he’d be raising Phillip alone, or renting out a room to keep their heads above water. Then again, he never imagined losing his brother, or spending two years sailing around the world with parents who seemed to forget one son was still alive.


Sparks fly from the moment Tempest moves in, and her positive energy and inquisitive nature brings new life into Nash and Phillip’s quiet, confined world. For the first time in years, Nash wants to let a woman into his world, but while his loss made him stronger, that strength came at a price, leaving him walled off and wary of opening his heart again.


WHISPER ON LOVE is part of the Love in Bloom series. While this can be read as a stand-alone novel, for even more reading enjoyment you may want to read the entire Love in Bloom series in series order.


**CONTENT WARNING: Due to mature content, recommended for readers aged 18+**


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Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/book-tour-whisper-of-love-by-melissa.html

NEW RELEASE... WILY and the CANINE PANDEMIC by Michelle Weidenbenner

Wily and the Canine Pandemic - Michelle Weidenbenner
NEW RELEASE... WILY and the CANINE PANDEMIC by Michelle Weidenbenner
All the dogs are dying.
Eleven-year-old Wily is certain he can bring them back to life with his new invention. But shortly after his discovery, a girl with mind-hacking skills and spiraling eyes kidnaps him.
Does he have the power to save the canine race? He might, but if he uses his device, he might never see his family again.
Approximate reading age 8 -14 years
What Young Readers are saying:
"Hypnotizing! From the first page about Thor being like a detective, I couldn't put the book down. It is thrilling." - Bryson, Age 9
"Wily, the Canine Pandemic is an exciting book with action and adventure. Packed full of mystery and magic, this book is sure to be a success with thrill seekers, fantasizers, and dog lovers alike." - Elizabeth, 14 years old.
“A perfectly-paced adventure book I could picture myself in." Liam, Age 10 “Amazing! I really enjoyed the story and the characters. I loved the mythical creatures and spaceships--wish they were all real.” - Matthew L., Age 10 Wily,
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Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/book-tour-wily-and-canine-pandemic-by.html

FREE Romance by Melissa Foster for a limited time!

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TWO 0.99 BRAND NEW Sweet Romance Bargains by Rachelle Ayala!!

0.99 BRAND NEW Sweet Romance Bargains by Rachelle Ayala!!

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New releases, FREE & Bargain Books, its time for the Weekly Book Linkup!

New releases, FREE & Bargain Books, its time for the Weekly Book Linkup!
Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/new-releases-free-bargain-books-its_15.html

Book Spotlight - Around the World in 80 Tales by Dave Tomlinson

Around the World in 80 Tales: A fascinating short story collection of backpacking adventures and budget travel memoirs. - Dave Tomlinson
Around the World in 80 Tales by Dave Tomlinson 
80 Stories, 25 Countries, 5 Continents, One Heck of a Ride!
Travel is an amazing experience and I’ve spent years of my life living out of my backpack. I’ve explored well-beaten tourist trails and to far corners beyond them. Each journey is an adventure and each adventure gives with a story to tell. So one day I decided that yes, I would write 80 of my best Travel Stories.
After leaving me speechless, travel then turned me into a storyteller!
TRUTHFUL: Firstly and perhaps most importantly, when you read a travel story, you want it to be genuine. You don’t want to read some fictional account of something that never happened written by someone who’s never been there! All my stories are completely true and related exactly as they happened. Nothing in my book has been contrived or exaggerated.
CONCISE: Each of my stories have been intentionally edited to 500 words that all fit neatly onto one page. This has often meant making every word count! The result is that you can enjoy each adventure without having to read any unnecessary diction.
VIBRANT: While many travel books are only text, Around the World in 80 Tales is packed with colour photos. With the exception of only a few, they are all photos are my own photography or taken on my own camera. All the images have an explanatory caption with them.
INFORMATIVE: You want a travel story to be entertaining right? And it would be also nice if you could learn about different places too? Around the World in 80 Tales provides exactly that, page after page! Aside from relating my personal experiences, I’ve also included numerous relevant facts and historical information.
DIVERSE: My stories have been rearranged from the original order they were written in. This was done to create a fascinating journey through a diverse range of travel situations and activities. As the pages turn, you’ll be taken on adventures such as snorkelling in Malaysia to hiking in Nepal and camel riding in Morocco. Enjoy the ride!
- An informative and friendly introduction
- 80 entertaining stories of real travel experiences
- World map images showing story locations
- Colour photos and captions relating to every story
- Acknowledgements of those who contributed to the book
I’ve found that travel is a kaleidoscope of people, places, events, history, culture, food and fun. Through the pages of my book, I’ll bring it all to life for you. The stories are fascinating, inspiring, amusing and amazing. Some are even a little crazy but collectively they are an insight into the unique adventures of travelling the world on a budget.
Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/around-world-in-80-tales-by-dave.html

New releases, FREE & Bargain Books, its time for the Weekly Book Linkup!

New releases, FREE & Bargain Books, its time for the Weekly Book Linkup!
Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/new-releases-free-bargain-books-its_8.html

New 0.99 Romance Release Today from Rachelle Ayala​

Blue Chow Christmas: The Hart Family (Have A Hart Book 4) - Rachelle Ayala

New 0.99 Romance Release Today from Rachelle Ayala​
Blue Chow Christmas (Have a Hart #4)


Cait Hart has been married to Brian Wonder for twelve years, but does she really know him? The redheaded firefighter is dependable, loyal, and kind to others, but he's never let her probe his feelings.


Brian Wonder's life is blown open when his former high school teacher and wife of a senator dies in a car crash. When a pair of blue chow dogs show up at his mountain cabin, he is forced to tell Cait his secret--the real owner of the dogs is a boy he believes is his son.


Cait and Brian are tested on the true meaning of love when the boy goes missing and authorities suspect Brian of wrongdoing. Can two lost chow dogs save this fragile and vulnerable family?


Spring Fling Kitty is Book #3 of the Have A Hart Romance Series. It can be read standalone, although characters from the previous books appear here in supporting roles.


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Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2016/12/book-tour-valentine-hound-dog-by.html

Reviewing Faith In Every Footstep: A Sled Dog Adventure and Romance by Wesley Banks​ (Faith, Hope, and Love Book 1)

Faith In Every Footstep - Wesley Banks

Reviewing Faith In Every Footstep: A Sled Dog Adventure and Romance by Wesley Banks​ (Faith, Hope, and Love Book 1)


"As I write this there are tears running down my face. This has got to be one of the most heart wrenching yet inspirational books I have read in a long time." reviews Miki's Hope​


"Vividly told, the storyline flows and the action carries you away." reviews Laura S Reading​


Miki's Hope goes on to say.....
What Kyle and his dogs go through and then live through will astound you. There is a bond between Kyle and all his dogs--The bond between Kyle and King---you really have to read this book I can't say enough good things about it--just get it ad read it! Yes, I will be getting the second in this series and any others to come."


Laura S Reading goes on to say.....
"Did you ever read a book that you did not want to end? Even if all is not sunshine and flowers, you got so involved in the story that you wanted to stay there and know what happens next, you want to truly be there. There is this incredible connection between Kyle and these amazing dogs. There is also a sort of incredible, magical connection between Kyle and young veterinarian Jenna Maynor. It begins in an instant. Could it be lost as quickly? You'll have to read to find out what happens. There are difficult scenes for an emotional reader but I know this is a book you will be happy to have experienced."


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About Faith in Every Footstep: A Sled Dog Adventure and Romance

On the eve of one of mankind’s toughest races, accompanied by thirteen of America’s rarest dog breed, rookie musher Kyle Walker only has one thought in mind: win. Discovered in the lowlands of South Carolina, the Carolina grays have traveled over five thousand miles to face off in the 2003 Yukon Quest. But one dog stands above the rest—King.


When an unexpected storm strikes, Kyle Walker and the reigning champion are forced to turn back. Stranded at the checkpoint, Kyle and his dogs find solace in a young veterinarian with auburn hair and keen green eyes—Jenna Maynor.

In this storm another race is forming, one of an Inuit man racing to save his family. Presented with the choice to help, but at the risk of his and his dogs’ lives, Kyle Walker ventures into the unknown in search of a mom and two young daughters.

The Yukon Quest was founded on the premise that a dog driver and his team should be a self-sufficient unit capable of challenging varied terrain and severe weather. But these conditions may prove to be too much, even for Kyle and King.

Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/faith-in-every-footstep-sled-dog.html

New Romance Release - Laguna Dreams by Kaira Rouda

Laguna Dreams, Laguna Beach Book 5 - Kaira Rouda
New Romance Release - Laguna Dreams by Kaira Rouda (Laguna Beach Book 5)
'Ms. Rouda continues to surprise, delight and write dramedies that are fresh, entertaining and unforgettable."'
"Grab your favorite glass of wine and sit back to enjoy a wild ride of love with Phillip and Amanda. You'll feel your heart ache for these two as they try to navigate their families, their lives, and the expectations of those surrounding them. Amanda is struggling to find her place in the world, and Phillip is trapped by an unhappy relationship. Will they end up together? What are you waiting for grab that glass and this book to find out!" reviews Liliyana Shadowlyn
"Behind the beauty of the location, lies the drama of real life. Living the celebrity life does not a fairytale make. Laguna Dreams takes readers behind the spotlight and into reality with the drama, insecurities and heartache that drives the life of people who seem to have it all, but know something is missing. Amanda longs for a chance to live out her dreams without the suffocating shadow of her mother's hopes. Phillip thought he was living the dream. A successful career, a beautiful fiancee but sometimes dreams and people change. The girl of his dreams, has turned into a nightmare and the love of his life turns out to be a stranger he just met. With drama like this, who needs soap operas. Ms. Rouda continues to surprise, delight and write dramedies that are fresh, entertaining and unforgettable." reviews Isha Coleman @ I Love Romance
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About Laguna Dreams
Phillip Kensington has been a lucky man. His wine business is booming, he’s engaged and about to marry a woman he thought he loved. But she has changed since he slipped the ring on her finger. When Amanda, a beautiful stranger needs his help, he jumps into action. In the process, she helps him realize his future must change.
Amanda Crown is suffocating under the bright spotlight of her mother’s dreams for her future. Running off the studio lot in Hollywood after a particularly embarrassing scene, Amanda meets the man of her dreams. And then his fiancée. Amanda decides it’s time to follow her dreams and make a big move, what she didn’t realize was her step toward her future would bring her back into Phillip’s world.
Will he be able to take the steps to make their dreams come true?
***Laguna Dreams can be read and enjoyed as a stand-alone novel. If you enjoy Phillip and Amanda’s story, please consider reading the rest of the Laguna Beach series.
Laguna Nights (Laguna Beach Book 1), Madison and Josh's story
Laguna Heights (Laguna Beach Book 2), Annie and Hank's story
Laguna Lights (Laguna Beach Book 3), Laura and Paul's story
Laguna Sights (Laguna Beach Book 4), Jamie and Scott's story
Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2016/12/book-tour-laguna-dreams-by-kaira-rouda.html

** Special Price $3.99 ** BOOK TOUR Coming Soon - Truly, Madly, Whiskey by Melissa Foster

Truly, Madly, Whiskey - Melissa Foster
** Special Price $3.99 ** BOOK TOUR Coming Soon - Truly, Madly, Whiskey by Melissa Foster
A new, emotionally riveting, sexy standalone romance by New York Times bestselling author Melissa Foster. Watch mysteriously sexy Bear Whiskey claw his way to his happily ever after with sassy, rebellious Crystal Moon.
Eight months is a long damn time to have the hots for a woman who keeps a guy at arm’s length. But Crystal Moon is no ordinary woman. She’s a sinfully sexy, sass-mouthed badass, and the subject of Bear Whiskey’s midnight fantasies. She’s also one of his closest friends.
Just when Crystal thinks she has her life under control, scorching-hot, possessive, aggressive, and fiercely loyal Bear pushes all her sexual buttons, relentless in his pursuit to make her his.
The more Bear pushes, the hotter their passion burns, unearthing memories for Crystal that are best kept buried. But there’s no stopping the collision of her past and present, catapulting the two lovers down an emotional and sexually charged road that has them questioning all they thought they knew about themselves.
**CONTENT WARNING: Due to mature content, recommended for readers aged 18+**
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Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/book-tour-truly-madly-whiskey-by.html

Author Interview & Book Spotlight - Birds of Passage, An Italian Immigrant Coming of Age Story, the debut novel of Joe Giordano

Birds of Passage - Joe Giordano
Author Interview & Book Spotlight - Birds of Passage, An Italian Immigrant Coming of Age Story, the debut novel of Joe Giordano
What turns the gentle mean and the mean brutal? The thirst for wealth? The demand for respect? Vying for a woman? Birds of Passage recalls the Italian immigration experience at the turn of the twentieth-century when New York’s streets were paved with violence and disappointment.
Leonardo Robustelli leaves Naples in 1905 to seek his fortune. Carlo Mazzi committed murder and escaped. Azzura Medina is an American of Italian parents. She’s ambitious but strictly controlled by her mother. Leonardo and Carlo vie for her affection.
Azzura, Leonardo, and Carlo confront con men, Tammany Hall politicians, the longshoreman’s union, Camorra clans, Black Hand extortion, and the Tombs prison.
"With Birds of Passage, Joe Giordano delivers a rollicking, wholly entertaining take on the Italian immigrant story. His rich cast of characters arrives seeking the usual: Money, honor, love, respect, a decent shot at the pursuit of happiness. But things get complicated fast as they plunge into the rough-and-tumble world of rackets, scams, and politics of early 20th-century New York City. Giordano serves up a thick, satisfying slice of the entire era in all its raw and brutal glory."
Ben Fountain, author of Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, a major motion picture directed by Ang Lee.
Joe Giordano’s stories have appeared in more than ninety magazines including The Saturday Evening Post, Shenandoah, and The Summerset Review. Harvard Square Editions published Birds of Passage October 2015.
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Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/birds-of-passage-italian-immigrant.html

Book Spotlight - The Angel Alejandro by Alistair Cross

The Angel Alejandro - Alistair Cross
The Angel Alejandro by Alistair Cross
Angel or Demon?
Naive and heart-stoppingly handsome, he calls himself Alejandro, and Madison O’Riley has no clue what to do with him. As they set out to recover his lost identity, Madison realizes the mysterious man who saved her life harbors deep, otherworldly secrets that will put her in grave danger.
The Devil is in the Details
Gremory Jones has something for everyone, and for a price, he’s willing to make a deal. Walking the streets in top hat and trench coat, he tempts the citizens with mysterious wares from his shiny black briefcase. But buyer beware: All sales are final - and fatal.
A Scorching New Terror Has Come to Town
The townspeople are changing in appalling ways and it's up to Madison - with the help of a psychic, a local priest, and the new chief of police - to help Alejandro unlock his forgotten powers before an unspeakable evil tears apart the fabric of existence ... and costs them their very souls …
From bestselling author Alistair Cross comes a forbidden tale of love and redemption, of good and evil, and those who dare to stand up to Hell itself.
Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/the-angel-alejandro-by-alistair-cross.html

Spotlight - Elkmont: The Smoky Mountain Massacre (The Cal Bocock Adventures) (Volume 2) by Joey Ledford

Elkmont: The Smoky Mountain Massacre (The Cal Bocock Adventures Book 2) - Joey Ledford
Elkmont: The Smoky Mountain Massacre (The Cal Bocock Adventures) (Volume 2) by Joey Ledford
Five campers in a Great Smoky Mountains campground are hacked to death in their sleep. Troubled FBI Special Agent Cal Bocock is pounding double scotches when his office tracks him down in a bar with the terrible news from the national park. An intense investigation leads to an unlikely suspect, but Bocock isn't convinced he has solved the Smoky Mountain Massacre. He learns another mass slaying took place in a rustic hotel within walking distance of the campground 36 years earlier and the similarities between the two cases are haunting. With the help of his young sidekick, "Sassy" Smith, and a mystical Cherokee Indian park ranger, who serves as his guide, Bocock unearths an ancient evil that has possessed the scenic area for more than a century. A classic battle between good and evil ensues, and in Elkmont, evil attacks from within, summoning the hate and prejudice that lurks inside the soul.
Source: http://beckvalleybooks.blogspot.co.uk/2017/02/elkmont-smoky-mountain-massacre-cal.html