Kitty Kitty, Bang Bang – Release Celebration

I’m so terribly excited. My alter ego, Harlowe Wilde is releasing a book this week. Kitty Kitty, Bang Bang, an erotic novella debuts this Friday. Commence with the fanfare and confetti.

To celebrate, I will  give one lucky reader, randomly  chosen, a free copy of the eBook. All you need to do is leave a comment. That’s it!



Reilly Shay has built a reputation as a highly successful cat burglar. Her current contract—to steal a one-of-a-kind diamond bracelet—puts her one step closer to freedom from her employer. But she suspects her days are numbered. She’s a target for cops and crooks, and no one has her back since her ex-partner, and ex-lover, Grant Aubrey turned on her.

Grant gladly takes the job to capture Reilly at her latest heist. He loved her and she betrayed him. Case closed. But as he waits in the shadows of a Greek villa and watches her crack the safe, old desires emerge. And, suddenly, taking her in isn’t nearly as enticing as just taking her.

Will one night of dangerous passion be the death of them both.


Damn. Reilly never got tired of the rush of cracking a safe. She swallowed her excitement as the safe’s lock whirred open. Slowly, savoring the moment, she opened the metal door. The diamond and pink-orange sapphire encrusted bracelet shined brilliantly under the tiny display light inside. Even as she removed it from its perch in the safe, the gemstones captured the moonlight filtering in from the balcony windows. Gorgeous.

Reilly couldn’t help the triumphant smile. The piece would look lovely with the matching necklace and earrings she’d already secured.

She wrapped the bracelet in a black felt cloth and tucked it into her utility belt. She closed the safe door and returned the exquisite oil painting of an Italian garden back on the hook, hiding the wall vault. Now all Reilly needed was the ring and the Lotus Collection would be complete. And then she could finally take that vacation to Belize. She closed her eyes imagining the warm tropical breeze tickling her skin and the fruity savor of a mango daiquiri.

“What took you so long?”

Reilly’s heart lodged into her throat. She whirled around, her Glock drawn, aiming into the darkness. Even if he hadn’t spoken, she’d recognize Grant’s wide build lounging in the shift of shadows. His back to the bay of windows and the shimmering Mediterranean Sea behind him created an aura around his form. Though she couldn’t see his face, she heard the smile in his voice. God, she missed that smile.

“Traffic was bad.”

Grant chuckled. “Same ole Reilly Shay.”

She inched forward, keeping her gun trained on him. She was no fool. Reilly couldn’t see it, but she knew damn good and well he had a gun on his lap pointed at her.

“How’d you know I’d be here?”

“It was only a matter of time,” he said. “Word has it someone’s hacking and disarming sophisticated security systems and disappearing without a trace with the Lotus pieces. Only you have that type of skill. Only you would leave more valuable and easily accessible treasures behind.”

“Flattery will get you nowhere.” She tasted the bitterness in her tone.

“There was a time it got me everywhere,” he said.

And anywhere. But that was before Paris. Before he ruined it all. Grant Aubrey had shattered her trust in him when he gave her up to Interpol to save his own ass. She’d barely escaped the authorities when they moved in on the flat she shared with him. The ugly scar from the bullet she took in the shoulder offered her a daily reminder to trust no one—even the man she once so desperately loved. Wearing a bikini had never been the same since.

And, if you are so inclined, show some love by ‘liking’ Harlowe’s Facebook page.

Don’t forget! Leave a comment for a chance to win a copy. 

16 Responses to Kitty Kitty, Bang Bang – Release Celebration

  1. Sarah Andre says:

    Just leave a comment? I would have thought you’d throw this up as Hump Day Kick Start photo and make us write something about your cover…
    Looking forward to downloading tomorrow.


    • jbrayweber says:

      You are always welcome to put your amazing spin on any picture I post, Sarah. You know how much I love to read your tales.
      Thanks for your untiring support.


  2. Jude Bown says:

    You totally win Best Title Ever! KITTY KITTY, BANG BANG So clever and so perfect! Well done. All the very best success to you…


    • jbrayweber says:

      I can not take credit for the title, Jude. Wish I could. But my darling friend Ruth came up with the title in a very brief brainstorming session. When she suggested it, I knew it was perfect. Thanks for the well wishes!


  3. maw25 says:

    Congratulations on the new release! The cover is great. I agree with Jude…the title is awesome!

    Marika Weber


  4. I think it’s very selfish of you to model on your own cover. 😛

    Other than that, that’s one steamy excerpt. Congratulations! It couldn’t happen to a cooler chick!


    • jbrayweber says:

      Kristen! HOW DID YOU KNOW? I thought I was very clever in having my hair dyed. Sheesh…can’t get nothing past you. 😉 LOL!
      Thanks for the congratulatory well wishes. You’re a pretty cool chick, too!


  5. Huge congratulations!! I’m tweeting and downloading!!


  6. “Oh my!” My cheeks are simply on fire after reading that excerpt! I already don’t know if I want to fall in love with the hero or slap him and call him a bast…..!!
    I think your story rocks and so do you.


  7. Allen s says:

    Well, I’m ready for something that’s steamy enough to require a pseudonym…


  8. Congratulations on your new release! Great name!


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