Thursday, May 9, 2013

Blog Tour / Fender Bender Blues by Niecey Roy

Title-Fender Bender Blues
By-Niecey Roy
Publication Date-May 3, 2013
Genre-Spicy Contemporary Romantic Comedy


Her life took a wrong turn. He's driven by success. They didn't count on crashing into love...

Rachel Bennett loved her job until the day she finds herself doubting her choices. Now she's hunting for a new career, but starting over isn't easy. Her plan is simple—no distractions until she finds her dream job. She didn't plan on fate throwing her a curveball in the form of a fender bender with a sexy guy in an expensive suit.

Craig Larsen is a wealthy, successful business owner with a plan of his own: survive his current PR nightmare and stay away from his overly determined ex-girlfriend. His need for control and personal success is turned upside down when he meets Rach, a sassy redhead who can't drive.

Soon they find themselves battling with Rach's grumpy old neighbor, toilet-papering the trees of a high school nemesis, and fighting over the last slice of pizza. Can two very different people plus one fender bender equal a chance at forever?


“Now what?”

“Nothing.” Rach sniffed.

Craig shifted to eye her warily. “Since when do you answer me with single words?”

“Since I decided I’m not talking to you,” she answered with a shrug, crumpling up the white paper wrapper from her sub. 

Craig leaned his face in close to her neck and enjoyed the startled jerk of her shoulders. Her eyes opened wide in surprise. His breath shifted a few strands of hair at the nape of her neck as he whispered, “Why, because you want me?”

“You’re incorrigible,” she said, breathless, her cheeks flushed.

She’s enjoying this. The thought pleased him. Rach was on her back beside him now, her eyes closed. He glanced around the park to see if anyone was watching. No one was. He could swoop in for a kiss and no one would catch him. No one would care, he told himself. She won’t mind…

“I can feel you staring.”

Craig smiled down at her. “So what.”

She peeked at him with one green eye. “So stop it.”

“And if I don’t?” Maybe she’d tackle him, push him down on the blanket and…

She didn’t. She promptly closed her eye and went back to pretending indifference. “I’ll hit you, that’s what.”

“Not if I do this, you won’t.”

He’d only meant it to be a short kiss, but the pleasure of touching his lips to hers kept him there longer. Her tongue was velvet soft and warm against his and the slow mating of their mouths quickened his heartbeat even as he told himself, It’s no big deal, just a kiss.

She nipped his bottom lip and sent heat sliding through his body. The woman could kiss.

She whispered soft against his lips, “Now why don’t you admit that it’s you who wants me.”


    Thank you, Niecey, for such an engaging and hilarious story! Fender Bender Blues gives you a front seat ride as the main character, Rachel, narrates her less-than-perfect status quo. A fan of Prince, fast food, and her golden retriever pup Tally, Rachel is an out-of-work professional with a giant personality and a tendency to drive terribly. A bad day introduces Rachel to her oh-so-hot nemesis: Craig. Sparks fly (as do the verbal gloves) between “car salesman” Craig and Rach.

This romantic comedy is written in such a way that you can actually picture the mayhem and chaos that follows Rachel. The cast of characters are colorful and fit the story like fingers inside of a glove. Rach's best friend Leah provides a perfect balance (and sometimes catalyst) to the fun. The attraction that forms between Rachel and Craig is steaming hot and full of jokes, pranks, and a little bit of animosity. Will Rachel get her life back on track or is she destined to keep careening off the rails?

This book was a fantastic read that had be cracking up, fanning off, and shouting for more!

Author Info:

Niecey Roy knew she wanted to be a writer from a very young age, but her moment of enlightenment came after watching the movie You’ve Got Mail. It was then she realized her place in life and happily parked her butt on writing romance. Her dream was to create sexy vixens, hunky, half naked heroes, and above all, romance; lots and lots of butterflies in the belly, breathless first kisses and happily-ever-afters. 

When she’s not at her day job where she works as a legal assistant, she can be found at home at a cluttered desk, pounding her tired little fingers away on a keyboard with nothing but black pepper flavored sunflower seeds and Visine as her weapons for mass-romance-novel-creation. When her fingers need a break, you’ll find her at a table with friends, drinking a few martinis and showing off a new pair of (sometimes ridiculous) high heels. She’s usually the loudest at the table and most often the one snorting with laughter.

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"Classic cars, garden gnomes, and steamy romance? My kind of book!"
~Bestselling Author Kate Perry

“Reading Niecey Roy’s FENDER BENDER BLUES is like eating Lays Potato chips. Once you start, you can’t stop! It’s just that good! For a new (non-fattening) addiction, read Niecey Roy!!! 
~Robyn Peterman author of HOW HARD CAN IT BE?

"Fender Bender Blues is a rip-roarin' good time from start to finish. Filled with handsome men, crazy friends, and love scenes to rev up your engines, you don't want to miss this one!" 
~Amie Louellen, author of Brodie's Bride and Love Potion Me, Baby

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  1. This is one of my absolute favorite books, and Neicey is an amazing author and person!!!

  2. I absolutely loved the book and can not wait for Niecey's next book!!

  3. Sounds like an interesting read this. Thanks for the post, I've added it to my TBR. And thanks for the giveaway too.

    1. Thanks for stopping by, Sarah! If you read it, let me know if you liked it :)


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