Diana Hicks Books

Hi! We both know why you’re here, but before we jump right in, go ahead and read my official bio here. I’ll wait… Elevator Music brought to you by Nick Bateman. You’re welcome. Who am I? What my shiny, super official bio doesn’t tell you is that I’ve been writing for a long, long time. That for most of those years, I’ve gotten over 200 rejections. And that I never really got anywhere with my writing until I found Twitter, more specifically, until I found the #Pitchwars community. I am a two-time Pitch Wars hopeful (never a mentee). Back in 2015, I subbed my Prime Vector novel to three awesome YA mentors. I didn’t get in, but I listened to their advice, and kept revising, and writing. I tried my luck again in 2016 with my latest title, Love Over Lattes. Still no luck. However, I received a lot of […]

Coming soon from The Wild Rose Press Add it to Goodreads About the book … To get the life she wants, she’ll have to pull off one last heist… Con artist Nikki Swift swore she’d never return to her hometown. But a promise she made is long overdue. Fifteen years after her sister went to prison for a murder she didn’t commit, Nikki finally has a way to set things right. She will do whatever it takes to bring her sister home, including living in a condemned hotel with hot-as-hell Henry. Architect by day, poker player by night, Henry Cavalier wants nothing to do with bombshell Nikki—last he saw her, she skipped town with his money. But after his family disowned him, Nikki’s particular skill set is exactly what he needs to rescue his mom and steal his fortune back. To keep her promise to her sister, Nikki will have to […]

That’s right. Here are at Authors18, we’re adding binge reading to the list of things moms want for their big day. What goes great with breakfast in bed, a new scarf, or a nice bottle of wine? How about a sexy romance, a cozy mystery, a yummy historical, or even a great urban fantasy? I checked in with Authors18.com this week to find out what they thought would make for a great binge read this Mother’s Day. Here’s what they had to say. — Diana A. Hicks Contemporary Romance Lynn Turner’s Pas De Deux: A Dance For Two (released May 11) is a beautifully written contemporary romance that’s sure to warm Mom’s heart this Mother’s Day. Turner has crafted a beguiling love story, featuring two of the most perfectly imperfect characters I’ve read in a long time. I use the word craft here in the literal sense – you can […]

It’s RELEASE DAY for Love Over Lattes, and I’m humbled and a little embarrassed by all the amazing support. Reviews for Cole and Valentina’s love story have been incredible…  “Hicks’ first installment of her Desert Monsoon series is confident and assured with strong storytelling, nuanced characters, and a dynamic blend of romance and suspense…A sexy and irresistible tale for fans of contemporary romance.” – Kirkus Reviews “A deliciously sexy romance with chemistry that explodes off the pages. I absolutely loved it.” – Heather Van Fleet, Author of the Reckless Hearts Series “Love Over Lattes is one of those quintessential romance novels with plenty of chemistry, mutual attraction, and push and pull between the characters.” Readers’ Favorite AVAILABLE NOW! Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Kobo | iBooks| GooglePlay Add it to Goodreads About the book … Who knew a latte could lead to so much more… Single mom Valentina wants to provide a good life for her son, starting with the perfect […]

 This Valentine’s Day! Champagne inside. Click on the image to pre-order your copy! Releasing February 7, 2018 The Wild Rose Press – Champagne Rose Available Now! Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Kobo | iBooks| GooglePlay Add it to Goodreads About the book … Who knew a latte could lead to so much more… Single mom Valentina wants to provide a good life for her son, starting with the perfect home. When the deal on her dream house falls through, rather than move back in with her parents and disappoint them and her son once again, she accepts the help of the intimidating-as-hell stranger she’s admired from her coffee shop seat for the last six months. She’s afraid to fall for the wrong guy again, so she makes Cole promise to keep their relationship strictly professional. Following his failed marriage, Cole can’t find a reason to care about anything or anyone. Saving his company from his ex-wife is […]

Coming soon from The Wild Rose Press In this contemporary, #OwnVoices debut set in the Southwest, single mom and recent college graduate gets more than she bargained for when she accepts the help of a sexy as hell businessman fighting to keep his company. . . . . . . . . .   Single mom Valentina wants to provide a good life for her son, starting with the perfect home. When the deal on her dream house falls through, rather than move back in with her parents and disappoint them and her son once again, she accepts the help of the intimidating-as-hell stranger she’s admired from her coffee shop seat for the last six months. She’s afraid to fall for the wrong guy again, so she makes Cole promise to keep their relationship strictly professional. Following his failed marriage, Cole can’t find a reason to care about anything or […]

Hi! We both know why you’re here, but before we jump right in, go ahead and read my official bio here. I’ll wait… Elevator music. Who am I? What my shiny, super official bio doesn’t tell you is that I’ve been writing for a long, long time. That for most of those years, I’ve gotten over 200 rejections. And that I never really got anywhere with my writing until I found Twitter, more specifically, until I found the #Pitchwars community. I am a two-time Pitch Wars hopeful (never a mentee). Back in 2015, I subbed my Prime Vector novel to three awesome YA mentors. I didn’t get in, but I listened to their advice, and kept revising, and writing. I tried my luck again in 2016 with my latest title, Love Over Lattes. Still no luck. However, I received a lot of feedback on specific areas where my manuscript needed […]

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Hi and welcome to Diana Hicks Books! I hope you stay a bit. Check out the book titles on the banner to learn about what I’ve written, and what I’m currently working on. There’s also an About page if you’d like to find out about me. Update: LOVE OVER LATTES coming soon from The Wild Rose Press Thanks for stopping by!    

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