The Source – They will defy a futuristic society to reclaim love.

logo book hooksWelcome to my blog site and the Book Hooks Blog Hop   Book Hooks is a NEW weekly meme hosted by the MFRW Authors Blog. It’s a chance for all you great readers to check out samples of author’s WIPs or previously published books.   I am Christine Murphy, romance author and creator of the Sphinx Warriors Series, The Source – A Wild Clan Saga Novel, and the Midnight Rider’s Series.

 

Here is my meme from The Source for your enjoyment.

A quick upshift of the transmission, and Nathan had his sleek black Puma easily sliding into the hover lane amongst the evening rush hour traffic.  This was the part of the day he enjoyed most, when the only thing touching his ass was the soft cream leather of the seats and the only thing under his hands was the custom fit steering wheel. With a quick flick of the turn signal, he expertly maneuvered his sports car into the far outside lane between the almost bumper-to-bumper traffic.  Driving manually was something that gave him the needed adrenaline rush the rest of his life missed.   A life that was slowly driving him insane.

He missed the days of freedom he once had before being captured as a youth and made into what he was now.  A Companion, a male who tended to each and every whim of the women who were willing to pay a pretty penny for his Service.  At best, the Gens who rented him wanted an escort; at worst, they wanted him to fuck the hell out of them.  Either way, he hated it all and hated the Gen females who were so cold and emotionless.  Yes, he had attempted to escape his enslavement once, but the tag his Handler had had surgically inserted at the base of his skull shortly after his enlistment into her service had allowed her to track him down.  The next thing he had known, he had awakened into a nightmare of torture the likes of which he never wanted to experience again.

If you enjoyed the meme, please enjoy an excerpt from The Source. Enjoy!The Source_Version 4 Flat Med

The Source Excerpt:

He barely took note of the white stairs with the silver banister and the overhead lighting which made the silver shine brilliantly. No, he was completely captivated and transfixed by the angel descending the stairs as if she were coming down from the heavens themselves.
No, not an angel, because she was even more beautiful than the angels. She was so tiny in comparison to all the other women he had ever been with, her height being no more than five foot three at the most. Her waist was tiny but she was filled out in all the right places and he clenched his hands with the desire to touch every inch of her. The jeans and pink t-shirt she wore fit her to perfection accentuating her curves. As she moved with such grace and delicacy her long honey blond hair brushed her shoulders and her golden skin glowed with health under the overhead lights.
Completely captivated, all Nathan could do was watch her as she reached the bottom of the stairs. Silently she approached him, almost like a cat, her eyes downcast so that all he could do was look at the perfect sweeping honey blond lashes covering her eyes and the full pink lips which suddenly had his full attention. All of that changed, though, when she stopped before him, only inches away, and looked at him with the lightest blue eyes he had ever been blessed to see. In that moment he couldn’t move, he couldn’t breathe, and Nathan knew in an instant he was in deep, deep trouble.
“Hi. I’m Crystal,” was all she said but the sound of her melodic voice traveled the entire length of his body.
“Hi, I’m…” the sound of his voice was raspy and he cleared his throat before continuing. “I’m Companion 96.”
Crystal’s eyebrows drew together and she bit at her bottom lip. Nathan couldn’t help the instant draw of his eyes to her sweet mouth. At that moment he absolutely cursed the person who had made up the rule of no touching. What he would give to have just one kiss from her sweet sensual mouth. He wondered what she would taste like and his mouth watered almost in anticipation.
His concentration snapped back as she asked, “What do I call you? I can’t call you by a number. What is your birth name?”
Nathon narrowed his eyes on her. How in the hell had she known he had a birth name? “Perhaps I don’t have a birth name. I am Companion 96, purchased for your entertainment.”
“Really?” She raised up on her tiptoes and leaned so close, he swore he could feel her breath on his cheek. The vanilla scent of her body surrounded him and he clenched his hands even harder as her soft voice vibrated through him again. “You have piercings in your ears, so I assumed you were naturally birthed. BioGen doesn’t allow body modifications for those they create.”
Nathan wanted to answer, really he did, but Crystal’s nearness was over-charging his body and short-circuiting his brain. He had never experienced anything like it before and he had no idea how he was going to keep his hands off of the tiny angel before him for the next few hours, let alone thirty days. He was in deep and over his head with no escape.
Like a moth to a flame, Nathan was drawn to the closeness of Crystal’s lips but as he began to dip his head the slightest amount in her direction, she evidently realized how close she was to him. Making a tiny sound, she stepped back resuming her initial position in front of him. The distance didn’t help much but enough so he could respond with some modicum of intelligence. “You are correct, Crystal. I did have a birth name. My parents called me Nathan but I don’t remember a last name. I’m sorry.”
Quietly she said, “Nathan. It’s a wonderfully masculine name. Thank you for sharing it with me. If you will allow me, I will call you by your birth name. Please?”

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SPHINX RESURRECTED

Book Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2MXHD6r3x8Q

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MFWR Home For The Holidays Blog Hop – Dec 13 – 15

homeholidaysbtn - MFWRHappy Holiday Season, a great December, and welcome to the next hop in the MFRW’s Home For The Holidays Blog Hop hosted by Marketing For Romance Writers and my blog site. I am Christine Murphy, romance author and creator of the Sphinx Warriors Series, The Source – A Wild Clan Saga Novel, and the Midnight Rider’s Series.

Currently I am working on a new release called Christmas Image “The Christmas Angel”.  Christmas time is a time of family, a time of hope, and a time to bring back those things that are truly important in life.

Synopsis:  Jessica’s life has been slowly spiraling downward.  Her life in New York was all glitz and glammor when she arrived as a new graduate ready to tackle the world of business but that excitement fizzled as she was overwhelmed by the coldness of the company she works for.   When she refuses to sign off on a deal that would close a small town toy shop and put the entire community  in jeopardy she is fired and any hopes of finding another job because of the vendictive company in New York is pretty much zero.

Deciding the Christmas Holiday is the perfect opportunity for a vacation Jessica decides to drive home and visit her parents.  As luck would have it the weather takes a turn for the worse and she crashes into an old oak tree in the center of the very town where the toy shop is – Kringle Crossing.

Christopher Kringle has no idea who the woman is who has just crashed into their town center but its obvious she is suffereing from a head injury.  As sole doctor of the town and owner of the toy shop he has no choice but to help her.  With the weather getting worse and nowhere else for her to go Christopher invites her to stay at his cabin.  He is wary of Jessica as he realizes who she is but her kindness and her ability to bring out the joy in his daughter who has not spoken for months since his ex-wife left both of them causes his heart to open up in ways he never imagined.

Jessica is completely taken with Christopher and his precious five year old.  He has been nothing but kind and caring to her and she is drawn to him not only on a physical level with his dark hair and muscular body but also on an emotional level.  Even though she is falling for him, once she finds out he is the owner of the toy shop that she had almost help shut down she loses hope of ever being able to be with him.   What she really needs is a Christmas miracle.

As the winter storm gets worse the entire town is covered in a blanket of white cutting the entire area off from the outside world.  With Christmas just around the corner and no way to shop for presents Christopher and Jessica will work together along with the residents of Kringle Corner to bring Santa Claus to the town for the children.  Their growing love and determination will bring a true Christmas to Kringle Corner and the greatest miracles of all – love and family.

If you enjoyed the Synopsis of The Christmas Angel then enjoy my newest creation just for you, available now. Please enjoy an excerpt from The Source. Enjoy!The Source_Version 4 Flat Med

The Source Excerpt:

He barely took note of the white stairs with the silver banister and the overhead lighting which made the silver shine brilliantly. No, he was completely captivated and transfixed by the angel descending the stairs as if she were coming down from the heavens themselves.
No, not an angel, because she was even more beautiful than the angels. She was so tiny in comparison to all the other women he had ever been with, her height being no more than five foot three at the most. Her waist was tiny but she was filled out in all the right places and he clenched his hands with the desire to touch every inch of her. The jeans and pink t-shirt she wore fit her to perfection accentuating her curves. As she moved with such grace and delicacy her long honey blond hair brushed her shoulders and her golden skin glowed with health under the overhead lights.
Completely captivated, all Nathan could do was watch her as she reached the bottom of the stairs. Silently she approached him, almost like a cat, her eyes downcast so that all he could do was look at the perfect sweeping honey blond lashes covering her eyes and the full pink lips which suddenly had his full attention. All of that changed, though, when she stopped before him, only inches away, and looked at him with the lightest blue eyes he had ever been blessed to see. In that moment he couldn’t move, he couldn’t breathe, and Nathan knew in an instant he was in deep, deep trouble.
“Hi. I’m Crystal,” was all she said but the sound of her melodic voice traveled the entire length of his body.
“Hi, I’m…” the sound of his voice was raspy and he cleared his throat before continuing. “I’m Companion 96.”
Crystal’s eyebrows drew together and she bit at her bottom lip. Nathan couldn’t help the instant draw of his eyes to her sweet mouth. At that moment he absolutely cursed the person who had made up the rule of no touching. What he would give to have just one kiss from her sweet sensual mouth. He wondered what she would taste like and his mouth watered almost in anticipation.
His concentration snapped back as she asked, “What do I call you? I can’t call you by a number. What is your birth name?”
Nathon narrowed his eyes on her. How in the hell had she known he had a birth name? “Perhaps I don’t have a birth name. I am Companion 96, purchased for your entertainment.”
“Really?” She raised up on her tiptoes and leaned so close, he swore he could feel her breath on his cheek. The vanilla scent of her body surrounded him and he clenched his hands even harder as her soft voice vibrated through him again. “You have piercings in your ears, so I assumed you were naturally birthed. BioGen doesn’t allow body modifications for those they create.”
Nathan wanted to answer, really he did, but Crystal’s nearness was over-charging his body and short-circuiting his brain. He had never experienced anything like it before and he had no idea how he was going to keep his hands off of the tiny angel before him for the next few hours, let alone thirty days. He was in deep and over his head with no escape.
Like a moth to a flame, Nathan was drawn to the closeness of Crystal’s lips but as he began to dip his head the slightest amount in her direction, she evidently realized how close she was to him. Making a tiny sound, she stepped back resuming her initial position in front of him. The distance didn’t help much but enough so he could respond with some modicum of intelligence. “You are correct, Crystal. I did have a birth name. My parents called me Nathan but I don’t remember a last name. I’m sorry.”
Quietly she said, “Nathan. It’s a wonderfully masculine name. Thank you for sharing it with me. If you will allow me, I will call you by your birth name. Please?”

The Source Book Video

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If you enjoyed a peak at The Source, check out my first book in The Sphinx Warriors Series, available now – Sphinx Resurrected.

Next in the Series is Sphinx United – Coming soon.

For more about Sphinx United and my other books, please visit my author page at http://christinemurphybooks.com.

For a free authorgraph click on the link on the left side of my blog.

**I will be picking one lucky winner for a free copy of The Source, so leave a comment on my blog and/or visit my website and leave a comment there and include your email information. If you have an email, I should be able to send anywhere in the world. I will send the winner a pdf and epub of The Source.

Be sure to hop around and check out all the bloggers and authors giveaways! There’s a new one on each site!

**To return to the “MFWR Home For The Holidays Blog” site for the next great site to visit just click here:http://marketingforromancewriters.org/bloghops.html

SPHINX RESURRECTED

Book Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2MXHD6r3x8Q

Buy at Red Sage / Buy at Amazon – Kindle Versions / Buy at Barnes & Noble – Nook Versions

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Tammie Gibbs Readers Rock eMagazine – December Issue

Welcome to my blog site. I am Christine Murphy, paranormal romance author and creator of the Sphinx Warriors Series, the Wild Clan Sagas, and the Midnight Rider’s Series.

For your enjoyment, I thought I would do something a little bit different. This week I am bringing you the latest version of Reader’s Rock eMagazine from Tammie Gibbs. Enjoy!

Readers Rock is the new magazine for READERS and Authors alike. This is Tammie Gibbs next issue. This Issue has tons of great Christmas Stuff including information on the Jingle Bells, Mistletoe, and Magic Readers Ebook Event. There are book excerpts and tips on what reviewers look for. There are interviews and so much more to check out.

It’s truly for those who LOVE TO READ. Tammie has a virtual book fair every week-end starting on Friday nights. Authors post excerpts from their books, and are on hand to answer readers questions. So please join us on Friday through Sundays http://www.virtualebookfair.com

I hope you all enjoy this eMagazine and send Tammie some feedback on her magazine *tell her where you heard about it:) tammiegibbs@yahoo.com

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Winner Of The Christmas Paws Blog Hop – Dec 3 – 10.

bloghop_dec13_revised**Congratulations to the winner of a free copy of The Source – and the winner is…Book Lady.

It was a hard choice with all the great visitors and only one book to give away this round. Later in November I’ll have another book available for giveaway opportunities also. Thank you all for visiting my sight and looking forward to the next blog hop.

Christine Murphy – Author of The Sphinx Warriors Series, the Wild Clan Sagas, and The Midnight Riders Series. More coming soon.

 

Winner of Enchanted Times Blog Hop on my Blog – November 3 – 10

final-nov-hop-187x300**Congratulations to the winner of a free copy of Sphinx Resurrected – and the winner is…JeanMP.

It was a hard choice with all the great visitors and only one book to give away this round. Later in November I’ll have another book available for giveaway opportunities also. Thank you all for visiting my sight and looking forward to the next blog hop.

Christine Murphy – Author of The Sphinx Warriors Series, the Wild Clan Sagas, and The Midnight Riders Series. More coming soon.

 

December BTS eMagazine

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Welcome To My Website! I am Christine Murphy, paranormal romance author and creator of the Sphinx Warriors Series, The Source – Book 1 of the Wild Clan Sagas, and the Midnight Rider’s Series.

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For your enjoyment, I thought I would bring you the latest version of BTSeMag. Enjoy!

Have you seen the December issue of BTSeMag? Keep reading and you will see the issue below.

I hope you all enjoyed this eMagazine and don’t forget The Source is coming out in December 2013.

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Christmas Paws Blog Hop – Dec 3 – 10, 2013

bloghop_dec13_revisedHappy Holiday Season, a great December, and welcome to the next hop in the Christmas Paws Blog Hop hosted by BTSeMag and Wild Child Publishing and my blog site. I am Christine Murphy, romance author and creator of the Sphinx Warriors Series, The Source – A Wild Clan Saga Novel, and the Midnight Rider’s Series.

Raider says...What's My NameI have to say I love all little critters so this is a great blog hop.  Unfortunately I am allergic to dogs, and cats, and other animals but luckily I found the perfect friend for me.  I am pretty sure I am the pet in this relationship as my feathered fiend is well in charge of my household.  My fiesty companion is an African Gray Parrot.  His name is Raider and I have had him since he was only a couple of months old.  He is about six years old now and will be with me forever.  I say that because African Gray parrots can live up to around 70 years old which is fine with me.  When I brought him in to my life I expected him to be just like another member of the family.  He has quite the vocabulary and lets you know exactly what he wants.  He can be sweet and child-like but can be quite demanding as well and rules the roost of the household.  I wouldn’t have it any other way.  He has been a great addition to my life and I encourage others to look for that special companion to have in their lives and to remember that it is a commitment just like having a child but can fill your life with new meaning.  That is my special companion story and now want to share with you my new release – The Source.   Please enjoy.

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The Source Excerpt:

He barely took note of the white stairs with the silver banister and the overhead lighting which made the silver shine brilliantly. No, he was completely captivated and transfixed by the angel descending the stairs as if she were coming down from the heavens themselves.
No, not an angel, because she was even more beautiful than the angels. She was so tiny in comparison to all the other women he had ever been with, her height being no more than five foot three at the most. Her waist was tiny but she was filled out in all the right places and he clenched his hands with the desire to touch every inch of her. The jeans and pink t-shirt she wore fit her to perfection accentuating her curves. As she moved with such grace and delicacy her long honey blond hair brushed her shoulders and her golden skin glowed with health under the overhead lights.
Completely captivated, all Nathan could do was watch her as she reached the bottom of the stairs. Silently she approached him, almost like a cat, her eyes downcast so that all he could do was look at the perfect sweeping honey blond lashes covering her eyes and the full pink lips which suddenly had his full attention. All of that changed, though, when she stopped before him, only inches away, and looked at him with the lightest blue eyes he had ever been blessed to see. In that moment he couldn’t move, he couldn’t breathe, and Nathan knew in an instant he was in deep, deep trouble.
“Hi. I’m Crystal,” was all she said but the sound of her melodic voice traveled the entire length of his body.
“Hi, I’m…” the sound of his voice was raspy and he cleared his throat before continuing. “I’m Companion 96.”
Crystal’s eyebrows drew together and she bit at her bottom lip. Nathan couldn’t help the instant draw of his eyes to her sweet mouth. At that moment he absolutely cursed the person who had made up the rule of no touching. What he would give to have just one kiss from her sweet sensual mouth. He wondered what she would taste like and his mouth watered almost in anticipation.
His concentration snapped back as she asked, “What do I call you? I can’t call you by a number. What is your birth name?”
Nathon narrowed his eyes on her. How in the hell had she known he had a birth name? “Perhaps I don’t have a birth name. I am Companion 96, purchased for your entertainment.”
“Really?” She raised up on her tiptoes and leaned so close, he swore he could feel her breath on his cheek. The vanilla scent of her body surrounded him and he clenched his hands even harder as her soft voice vibrated through him again. “You have piercings in your ears, so I assumed you were naturally birthed. BioGen doesn’t allow body modifications for those they create.”
Nathan wanted to answer, really he did, but Crystal’s nearness was over-charging his body and short-circuiting his brain. He had never experienced anything like it before and he had no idea how he was going to keep his hands off of the tiny angel before him for the next few hours, let alone thirty days. He was in deep and over his head with no escape.
Like a moth to a flame, Nathan was drawn to the closeness of Crystal’s lips but as he began to dip his head the slightest amount in her direction, she evidently realized how close she was to him. Making a tiny sound, she stepped back resuming her initial position in front of him. The distance didn’t help much but enough so he could respond with some modicum of intelligence. “You are correct, Crystal. I did have a birth name. My parents called me Nathan but I don’t remember a last name. I’m sorry.”
Quietly she said, “Nathan. It’s a wonderfully masculine name. Thank you for sharing it with me. If you will allow me, I will call you by your birth name. Please?”

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If you enjoyed a peak at The Source, check out my first book in The Sphinx Warriors Series, available now – Sphinx Resurrected.

Next in the Series is Sphinx United – Coming soon.

For more about Sphinx United and my other books, please visit my author page at http://christinemurphybooks.com.

For a free authorgraph click on the link on the left side of my blog.

**I will be picking one lucky winner for a free copy of The Source, so leave a comment on my blog and/or visit my website and leave a comment there and include your email information. If you have an email, I should be able to send anywhere in the world. I will send the winner a pdf and epub of The Source.

**Don’t forget, that Christmast Paws Blog Hop will be giving away a GRAND PRIZE of $200 dollars and something special for the winner’s pet!!                          a Rafflecopter giveaway

Be sure to hop around and check out all the bloggers and authors giveaways! There’s a new one on each site!

**To return to the “Christmas Paws Blog Hop” site for the next great site to visit just click here:http://btsemag.com/contests/december-blog-hop/

SPHINX RESURRECTED

Book Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2MXHD6r3x8Q

Buy at Red Sage / Buy at Amazon – Kindle Versions / Buy at Barnes & Noble – Nook Versions

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My Website: http://christinemurphybooks.com/

My Blog: http://christinemurphybooks.com/blog/

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My Twitter: https://twitter.com/CLMurphyBooks

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