Freebies Galore

We all like free, right? Correction. We LOVE freebies. I have two freebies for you today.

First a free copy of my eBook, The Proposal, book #1 of the Surrogate Series. This book is a quick read, perfect for the weekend on the deck, on vacation, or at the beach and pool.

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Second a free preview of my eBook, Bend Don’t Break, 7 Deadly Sins: Envy.


Angelheart Saga–The End

The Angelheart Saga by Annie Woods

The wait is over—the final installment in the Angelheart Saga has arrived. In Beyond Forever, Annie Woods shares Erica’s journey as a new mother, a medical student, and a young woman torn between two men. Should there even be a choice? Sasha, aka Prince Alexandre of Andonia, is the father or her son, Peter. Tyler, the once annoying athlete turned her protector, now her estranged husband. Again, should there even be a choice to make? Erica’s life is far from a fairytale. She struggles to find her place in the world, while searching for love, and raising a son as a pre-med student. Prince Alexandre, while similar to the princes in stories of our youth, carries royal protocol, rules, and expectations with him. Life with a prince might look blissful from a distance, while in reality it’s hard work.

At times, I slammed my book closed frustrated only to pick it up later, dying to know what happens. For the last ten chapters, my husband laughed at my reactions, claiming they were only characters. Of course, I promptly informed him they don’t feel like characters, they are my best friends.

Who sparks desire in her heart now that the once thought dead Sasha reappears? Will she choose her first love Sasha the prince or will she and Tyler work through Peter’s father entering his life? I’d love to tell you…but no spoilers here.


Two of my Kindle books are free until 5/31/20.

When lust meets fate,

the 7 Deadly Sins await.

It’s a living, breathing beast churning tumultuously within me. It never rests; it shows its head daily as I enter ghosts from the life I wanted but was ripped away from me. I can’t ask him to give up a happy future to be with me.

This Kindle stand-alone is available free on Amazon until Sunday, 5/31.

Download Your Copy of Bend Don’t Break Here.

The road that takes you out of town,can also bring you back.

Life in the small town of Athens is easy, safe, and predictable. Madison has 4,724 reasons to leave Athens as soon as she can. Life in a small town is not for everyone, yet sometimes it’s difficult to escape. Madison and her best friend Hamilton leave together for college in the fall. Neither plans to return to life in Athens. Will one night derail Madison’s way out?

This Kindle stand-alone is available free on Amazon until Sunday, 5/31.

Download Your Free Copy of Tailgates & Truck Dates Here.


My Interview in Uncaged Book Reviews

Check out my interview along with many other authors in several genres.

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March Madness

I ❤️ The NCAA Tourney & Bracket Challenge. Do you enter a bracket?

Spring draws near. Do you Spring Clean? Not me–No thank you. While my friends dust baseboards and wash windows, I simply rotate my warm weather wardrobe to my closet and dresser drawers.

New Releases:

Did you know I’ve released 2 books in 2020 already? I’ve been a busy girl. On 3/2 I released Bend Don’t Break. It’s a stand alone book in the 7 Deadly Sins Series. Bend Don’t Break contains the sin of Envy. While the series name might sound macabre, each story is a steamy romance. Check it out on Amazon.

On 1/26 I released the final book of the Locals Series. Tailgates & Twists of Fate is the final installment in the journey of Madison and Hamilton leaving small-town life for the big city.

Come See Me

Do you live in northern Iowa or the vicinity? Several authors from Iowa will be at the Mason City Mall for you to meet, browse books, get autographs, and grab some swag. I hope you will stop by and say hi to me.


On The Road March to September 2020

I hope you will attend one of the following author/book events in four Midwest states to meet me and view all of my books. Pre-order your books at the bottom of this page and save money by ordering before the event.

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Mason City, Iowa

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Deadwood South Dakota

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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Lawrence, Kansas
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Omaha, Nebraska
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Cedar Falls, Iowa
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Des Moines, Iowa

Pre-Order your paperbacks prior to any of the above events to ensure I don’t sell out of your favorite.

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Check out my interview on the podcast:

Haley Rhoades Interview with Authors on the Riverwalk,
an event that I will be an attending author at 9/12/2020. I share information about my family, my writing process, my books and the books I’m writing, and other fun facts.

Be sure to subscribe to the podcast for author interviews from many authors that will be attending Authors on the Riverwalk 9/12/2020, in Des Moines, Iowa.


Day 6: Valentine’s Gift-Away


Valentine’s Gift-Away Day 2


❤️ Valentine’s Gift-Away ❤️ 🔥February 1-14th, 2020🔥

Entering is easy.

Each day a social media task will be posted on the Author Haley Rhoades Facebook Page.

Complete the task & BAM!

You are entered in the daily drawing.

Complete 11 of the 13 daily tasks and you are entered in the Valentine’s Day Grand Prize Drawing. Prizes will range from Kindle books to a prize pack with autographed paperbacks, bookmarks, pens, and other swag.

Feel free to tell all of your family and friends about this Valentine’s Gift-Away.

This Valentine’s Gift-Away by Author Haley Rhoades is not (at all) sponsored by, run by, or associated with, Facebook.

Official Facebook Giveaway

Rules & Regulations


1. Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to those age 16 and over as of 2/1/20.

2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Author Haley Rhoades as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.

3. Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting 2/1/20 on and ending 2/14/20. All online entries must be received by midnight each day as stated in the post.

4. How to Enter: The Campaign must be entered by submitting an entry using the method provided each day at Author Haley Rhoades’ post of the Facebook Giveaway. The entry must fulfill all Campaign requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Author Haley Rhoades. You may enter only once. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Author Haley Rhoades.

5. Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive their prize. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Author Haley Rhoades discretion. The prize is transferable.

6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received each day.

7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected each day under the supervision of Author Haley Rhoades. Winner will be notified by Facebook Message, Twitter, or Email within the day following selection of Winner. Author Haley Rhoades shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 30 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (at Author Haley Rhoades sole discretion) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

8. Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that Author Haley Rhoades, anyone acting on behalf of Author Haley Rhoades, and Author Haley Rhoades licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. Optional verbiage for Giveaways: By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Author Haley Rhoades. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Author Haley Rhoades from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which Author Haley Rhoades may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.

9. Terms & Conditions: Author Haley Rhoades reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Author Haley Rhoades control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, Author Haley Rhoades may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Author Haley Rhoades. Author Haley Rhoades reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Author Haley Rhoades has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, Author Haley Rhoades reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Author Haley Rhoades and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

11. Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF [National/State/Provincial Government] WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in [location] having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

12. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the author’s website.

13. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is Author Haley Rhoades.

14. ___ By checking here, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules