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Mid-Summer Madness Sale

For the first time, you can buy the first two books in Robyn M. Ryan’s Clearing the Ice trilogy for just $1.98 (or $.99 each). This sale offer is good only July 10-14.
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Love Happens~Fifteen Authors Celebrate Romance; Benefit Autism Awareness

Love Happens: An Anthology Cover Design: Amy Queau/QDesign Release Date: April 24, 2017 Fifteen authors come together to celebrate Autism Awareness month with proceeds benefitting Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC) and Myles-A-Part. Love Happens...
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Anonymous Girls’ Belle ~ Release Day!

      Title: Belle (A Tangled Royals Book #1) Author: Anonymous Girls Release Date: March 21st 2017 Genre: Young Adult | New Adult | Contemporary Cover Designer: Jessica Hildreth | Creative Book Designs   http://bit.ly/2oi3XR7 Dear Reader,  Isabelle “Belle” March...
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Reviews ~ This Piece of My Soul

Check out the reviews! What readers are saying about Robyn M. Ryan's second book in the Clearing the Ice hockey romance series, This Piece of My Soul. Valentine's Day Special~iBooks, Amazon, Nook, Kobo
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Tasty Book Tours ~ This Piece of My Soul: Excerpt & Giveaway

They believe love conquers all.One of pro-hockey’s golden couples, Andrew and Caryn Chadwick live in the limelight reserved for elite professional athletes. On their second anniversary, Andrew receives an unexpected contract offer to join the Tampa Suns. As they look forward to a new adventure, neither foresees an event that challenges their love and threatens their marriage.
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Sneak Peek: This Piece of My Soul, Chapter 3

On the day Andrew and Caryn Chadwick plan to depart on a ten-day anniversary trip, he receives an unexpected Offer Sheet from the Tampa Suns NHL team—a career move that would catapult him among the elite players in the league. With a short window to consider the contract, their trip is rerouted through Tampa. After a long day of travel from Toronto to Tampa, meetings with the front office staff and Andrew's agent, and a city tour for Caryn with the wife of the Suns' captain, they finally can relax—alone—at the hotel provided by the Suns. Needless to say, both are more than ready to celebrate their second anniversary!
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Pre-Order Special: This Piece of My Soul

This Piece of My Soul Tampa Suns Hockey clearing the ice: book two Robyn M. Ryan Publication date: January 24th 2017 Genres: New Adult, Romance, Sports They believe love conquers all. One of pro-hockey’s golden couples, Andrew and Caryn Chadwick live in the limelight...
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Cover Reveal: This Piece of My Soul

This Piece of My Soul Robyn M. Ryan (Clearing the Ice #2) Publication date: January 2017 Genres: New Adult, Romance, Sports
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2016 Summer Indie Book Awards Nominee

It's very humbling to receive notification that your debut novel, This Piece of My Heart, received a nomination for the 2016 Summer Indie Book Awards in the Romance Genre. Sponsored by Metamorph Publishing, this new award seeks to recognize authors who choose to...
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Back To School Book Sale Blast!

Summer's winding down and school's already started for many... or coming soon. Thirty-six authors joined together to help you get your fall reading list started through this Back To School Book Sale Blast. You'll find something for just about everyone ~ at amazing low...
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Anonymous Girls’ Belle ~ Release Day!

      Title: Belle (A Tangled Royals Book #1) Author: Anonymous Girls Release Date: March 21st 2017 Genre: Young Adult | New Adult | Contemporary Cover Designer: Jessica Hildreth | Creative Book Designs   http://bit.ly/2oi3XR7 Dear Reader,  Isabelle “Belle” March...

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Tasty Book Tours ~ This Piece of My Soul: Excerpt & Giveaway

They believe love conquers all.One of pro-hockey’s golden couples, Andrew and Caryn Chadwick live in the limelight reserved for elite professional athletes. On their second anniversary, Andrew receives an unexpected contract offer to join the Tampa Suns. As they look forward to a new adventure, neither foresees an event that challenges their love and threatens their marriage.

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Sneak Peek: This Piece of My Soul, Chapter 3

On the day Andrew and Caryn Chadwick plan to depart on a ten-day anniversary trip, he receives an unexpected Offer Sheet from the Tampa Suns NHL team—a career move that would catapult him among the elite players in the league. With a short window to consider the contract, their trip is rerouted through Tampa. After a long day of travel from Toronto to Tampa, meetings with the front office staff and Andrew’s agent, and a city tour for Caryn with the wife of the Suns’ captain, they finally can relax—alone—at the hotel provided by the Suns. Needless to say, both are more than ready to celebrate their second anniversary!

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Back To School Book Sale Blast!

Summer's winding down and school's already started for many... or coming soon. Thirty-six authors joined together to help you get your fall reading list started through this Back To School Book Sale Blast. You'll find something for just about everyone ~ at amazing low...

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Preview: This Piece of My Heart Chapter 20

Preview: Chapter 20 Scene: Caryn’s parents give her an ultimatum—Quit seeing Andrew or cut ties with her family, lose access to her trust fund, and move out of the townhouse they’d purchased for her to live in while attending the university… Conflicted, hurt, and angry, she is not sure what she wants to do.

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Exclusive Excerpt From Chapter 4

This Piece of My Heart, Excerpt: Chapter 4—Setting: Caryn and Andrew enjoy an evening of tennis and dinner as they continue to get to know each other. Only their second date, the spark between them is impossible to ignore. Caryn thinks Andrew is a grad student… A huge surprise awaits.

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Exclusive Excerpt: This Piece of My Heart… Chapter 12

Caryn and Andrew face their first bump in their new relationship. Andrew’s gorgeous ex shows up unexpectedly and informs Caryn she is back and intends to continue her relationship with Andrew. Caught off-guard, Caryn doubts Drew’s true feelings and avoids him for several days while she tries to sort through her feeling. Exclusive except from Chapter 12, This Piece of My Heart. © 2016 Robyn M. Ryan

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This Piece of My Heart Pre-Order Special

PRE-ORDER SPECIAL!!  THIS PIECE OF MY HEART "This Piece of My Heart delivers a sweet love story that still sizzles -- a must-read for anyone looking for the perfect happily-ever-after.” -- Cara Lockwood, USA Today bestselling author of "I Do (But I Don't).” It's hard...

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Music Sets the Muse…

Music sets the muse in motion….When you need to concentrate on a task, do you have a go-to playlist? For me playlists can set the mood and are far less distracting than the radio or television in the background—or silence.

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Pre-Order Special—This Piece of My Heart

With This Piece of My Heart's May 2 release date quickly approaching, we're offering a .99 (USD) pre-order special in the US, Canada and the UK. Between now through May 2, readers can pre-order this first book in the Clearing the Ice series from iBooks or Amazon for...

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Sneak Preview: This Piece of My Heart-Meet Andrew

This Piece of My Heart—Sneak Preview: Andrew Chadwick. From the first time my dad laced up a pair of skates when I was three and helped me wobble across a frown pond, I knew I’d play pro hockey. Just like every other kid in Canada who played pick-up games wherever frozen surfaces beckoned.

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TBT—Four Years Later, It Still Stings

TBT… Recently came across this blog post, originally published four years ago. The Falcons at that time were poised for a Super Bowl run, with “Matty Ice” as the team’s wonderfully refreshing quarterback. Then, some reporter from ESPN actually had the nerve to proclaim Atlanta The Worst Sports Town in America.

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Fantasy Sports or Sports Fantasy?

Fantasy Sports continue to dominate the men in my life. Many times each year, they sequester themselves in the Man Caves—or the garage, or behind a door that shouts "Do not disturb!" to study, plan, prepare A lists, B lists and C lists, in anticipation of a Fantasy...

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The Agony and The Ecstasy. Repeat.

Not exactly a calm week around here. Kinda like that iconic opening sequence from The Wide World of Sports: The thrill of victory; the agony of defeat. Only in this case, reverse that order. Two sports currently monopolize the televisions in this home: Hockey and...

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Boring? Seriously?

Certainly did not expect to read an article on Sports Illustrated online this week that began "The most popular driver in NASCAR has become, well, kind of boring lately." This after weekend races produced verbal sparring that would make most 13-year-olds proud. The...

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Between a Puck and a Hard Race

Day 74 of the NHL Lockout. "Negotiations" going about as well as the "Fiscal Cliff" debate—in other words, nowhere. Posturing, PR campaigns, Twitter, and media interviews comprise the "weapons" of choice in the courting of public opinion. If two sides don't talk...

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Chicks Really, Really Dig the Bad Boys

“Bad Boys”—you know, the guys you do NOT want to like, but just can’t help yourself. Those edgy, competitive guys who push the envelope—on and off the field, the court, the track, the ice—and sometimes wander just a little too close to that thin line that separates bad boys from Boys Behaving Badly. Honestly, if it weren’t for bad boys, would we really enjoy the sport(s)?

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Sean Connery was Right—Never Say Never Again!

Almost made it... a Freelance Fan sailing through the NHL season (#TeamlessInAtlanta) and the Stanley Cup Playoffs without really caring who won each game. Just enjoying hockey as a sport, appreciating the different styles of each team without the stress that comes...

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Sidney’s Back! Back Again

We are pleased to welcome Michelle Zehr back to ChicksDigSportsRomance.com. This is her second post for Chicks Dig Sports and Romance—Check out her initial post and please visit her blog at Gold Star Games. We're delighted to feature this talented and knowledgeable...

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Piling on? First ESPN, Now Forbes….

Forbes' Tom Van Riper just named Atlanta America's Most Miserable Sports Town. Seriously. We climbed to First Place in the magazine's ranking, after languishing in second place last year. You can read the article in its entirety here, but don't feel too smug—if you...

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Daytona 2012: The Pack is Back!

Did you think it would never get here? After months of winter doldrums, Daytona opens the 2012 NASCAR season with a celebration tagged Speedweeks. Unlike any other season opener, Speedweeks is a celebration of tradition, history, speculation, expectation,...

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NHL’s Version of Buddy Movie—Great Re-Blog!

Vintage Hockey Barn... Original Post from SportsHash Absolutely love this article! Hope you enjoy: Chicago Blackhawks’ Keith & Seabrook – NHL’s “Buddy Movie” but better  Reblogged from sportshash: Chicago, IL –When you think of duos or great male pairings you...

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Winter Classic: Winter Magic

Quite possibly, the Winter Classic is the most fun sporting event of the year. There's really nothing like it. Professional hockey on an outdoor rink, subject to cross-winds, wind chill, rain—and snow—the Winter Classic is not an All-Star Game, nor an exhibition...

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Chicks Dig Soldiers, Our True Heroes

On November 11,  American Flags will be flying, federal offices will be closed, traffic will be light, and after a moment's pause, we'll realize, "Oh yes, it's Veterans' Day." Veterans' Day, Armistice Day, Remembrance Day, or Poppy Day... all different names to...

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Bring on the Bad Boys!

You don't want to like them, but you just can't resist. Honestly, identifying the "Bad Buys" was much more fun than writing about them.... So many to choose from... So hard to limit to just a few. Tough, but absolutely a fun task! Bad Boys include those athletes you...

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Blown Calls Just a Part of the Game

Amidst the uproar this week following the magnificently bad call in the 19-inning Braves-Pirates debacle this week, a renewed cry for instant replays crowds the baseball chat. To be fair, the home plate umpire, Jerry Meals was fairly consistent in his decisions all...

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Tour de France….Over So Soon?

It's over so quickly. What began July 2 in the Vendée region of France, with a seemingly endless vista of stages and miles and days is suddenly over. Twenty-one stages, twenty-three days, 2,100 miles, teams and riders part of our lives for the month of July. Then, an...

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Never Thought I’d Admit This…

...but I do love NASCAR. Even putting these words on the screen causes me to wonder however did we get to this point? Cutting my teeth on baseball, initiated into the excitement of hockey before I was eight, desperately wanting to grow up to be a major league first...

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THEY BELIEVE LOVE CONQUERS ALL.

One of pro-hockey’s golden couples, Andrew and Caryn Chadwick live in the limelight reserved for elite professional athletes. On their second anniversary, Andrew receives an unexpected contract offer to join the Tampa Suns. As they look forward to a new adventure, neither foresees an event that challenges their love and threatens their marriage.

UNTIL THE DAY IT DOESN'T.

**Although This Piece of My Soul is the second book in the Clearing the Ice Series, it can be read as a standalone novel.**

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