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100th Harlequin Book

book cover for Rocky Mountain Rivals by Joanne Rock

Aus edition of Joanne’s 100th book for Harlequin

It’s a milestone book release for me when Rocky Mountain Rivals hits the shelves! The first book in my Return to Catamount series is a sizzling enemies to lovers story that also happens to be my 100th title for Harlequin. Look at the fun gold sticker on the Australian release (Australian release is 4-13-22)! The book will be available in the UK May 12th and in the US on May 24th.

book cover for Rocky Mountain Rivals by Joanne Rock, UK edition

UK edition of Joanne’s 100th book

I’ll be doing special giveaways throughout May to celebrate this special milestone with an emphasis on books from my archives. Are you missing a book of mine? A medieval historical from my Harlequin Historical days? Or my first ever release, Learning Curves, a Harlequin Temptation? Complete your collection by staying tuned here and on my author Facebook page for giveaway chances!

 

book cover for Learning Curves by Joanne Rock

US edition of Joanne’s 1st book

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Interview with Once and Future Authors

 

 

Check out my interview with Stephanie Larkin of Red Penguin Books on her Once and Future Authors Podcast. I talk about my early inspirations as an author and what it was like writing my first book!

 

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On this episode of the “Once and Future Authors” Podcast, we welcome the renowned Joanne Rock. Joanne has written over one hundred romance novels and isn’t stopping soon! She is a USA Today Bestselling Author, so come hear what she has to say about how such a successful author got her start! Joanne Rock has written many different series’, including “Harlequin Desire,” “Dynasties: Mesa Falls,” “Texas Playmakers,” and more! Focusing on romance, but jumping from sub-genre to sub-genre, Joanne has a book for anyone and everyone. She has won numerous awards, including the Romantic Times WISH Award, the Snow Globe, multiple Cataromance Reviewer’s Choice Awards, and so many more over the years! But Joanne’s success didn’t happen overnight, as we discuss in the episode. Listen and learn to hear how she got started, what she was good at what she wasn’t, how she switched genres, what she did to grow as an author and so much more! Her masters in Literature, background in teaching college courses, and her desire to bring the characters she thought of to life is what helped her novels be published in over 20 languages! Find her books on Amazon and Barnes and Noble, and become captivated in her story, characters, and most of all, the romance!

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Coming soon… a Western series!

Return to Catamount

My western set series, Return to Catamount, kicks off on May 24, 2022 when Rocky Mountain Rivals releases!

An off-limits kiss on the ranch turns enemies to lovers in the launch of this new Western series

The man responsible for ruining her life…just made her an offer she can’t refuse.

As heartless and irresistibly attractive as ever, bull-riding champion Drake Alexander says he has his reasons for wanting control of Fleur Barclay’s family ranch. And Fleur is torn by her warring feelings for him—Drake is her ex’s brother and totally off-limits. Yet she gives in to his powers of persuasion…and their sizzling chemistry. But secrets and a devastating betrayal could turn these lovers back into bitter enemies in a heartbeat…

Love triumphs in this uplifting romance, part of the Return to Catamount series:

Book 1: Rocky Mountain Rivals
Book 2: One Colorado Night
Book 3: A Colorado Claim

cover for Rocky Mountain Rivals with couple on horseback in the mountains

Available June 2022

cover for One Colorado Night by Joanne Rock, with an expectant couple inside a barn

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Ways to Tempt the Boss – Release Day Giveaway

Win a fun prize pack as I celebrate the release of my second Brooklyn Nights story, Ways to Tempt the Boss! This one is open to INTL readers.

“𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝙨𝙢𝙖𝙧𝙩𝙡𝙮 𝙘𝙧𝙖𝙛𝙩𝙚𝙙 𝙗𝙡𝙚𝙣𝙙 𝙤𝙛 𝙧𝙞𝙘𝙝 𝙚𝙢𝙤𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙨, 𝙥𝙤𝙬𝙚𝙧𝙛𝙪𝙡 𝙙𝙚𝙨𝙞𝙧𝙚𝙨, 𝙩𝙚𝙣𝙨𝙞𝙤𝙣, 𝙖𝙣𝙙 𝙙𝙧𝙖𝙢𝙖 𝙬𝙖𝙨 𝙩𝙤𝙩𝙖𝙡𝙡𝙮 𝙙𝙚𝙡𝙞𝙘𝙞𝙤𝙪𝙨.”
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Could makeup artist Blair Westcott be the corporate saboteur who has infiltrated Deschamps Cosmetics? CEO Lucas Deschamps vows to get closer to her and find out—protecting his family’s business at all costs. But Blair’s beautiful, caring nature is at odds with Lucas’s suspicions. And her kisses spark a passion the guarded businessman can’t resist. As the stakes become much more personal, will he uncover Blair’s betrayal…or be guilty of a betrayal of his own?

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