Friday, May 30, 2008

When a Man Loves A Woman Virtual Book Tour starts next week!

It's official everyone!

My second contemporary romance, When a Man Loves a Woman, is in stores and available for purchase online and I'm getting ready to embark on another successful Virtual Book Tour!

That's right! I've teamed up with Pump Up Your Book Promotion Public Relations again to travel the blogosphere starting Monday, June 2, 2008 to talk about my latest contemporary romance novel, When A Man Loves A Woman, the sequal to my debut, When I'm With You, that won the Romance Slam Jam 2008 Emma Award.

If you would like to follow me each day of my tour, you have 3 great options:
1. You can stop by my blog here each day for I will be blogging about all the stops I make this month; or
2. You can join my blog's mailing list or RSS feed which will send you an email alert straight to your inbox the minute I post my tour destination for the day; or
3. You can visit the official Pump Up Your Book Promotion Virtual Book Tour site at for my tour schedule and connect with me from there too.

So you decide how you want to join me and I will see you online next week!

Thursday, May 29, 2008

Award-winning Author LaConnie Taylor-Jones Kicks off Virtual Book Tour


Award-winning contemporary romance author LaConnie Taylor-Jones goes on a virtual book tour in June to promote her latest novel, “When A Man Loves A Woman”, the sequel to her award-winning debut novel, “When I'm With You.”

PRLog (Press Release) – May 29, 2008 – Join award-winning author LaConnie Taylor-Jones on her second virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book Promotion Public Relations as she travels the blogosphere in June to talk about her latest contemporary romance novel, “When A Man Loves A Woman”. This is the sequel to LaConnie's debut novel, “When I'm With You” that won the Romance Slam Jam 2008 Emma Award.

In this latest novel, nursing administrator Victoria Bennett has soured on love. She has sworn off men; they bring too much drama and too much pain into her life. That is, until she meets pediatrician A.J. Baptiste, a single parent determined to woo her. A.J. will stop at nothing to have her, and Victoria finds her resolve put to the test…but is this a fight she really wants to win?
Affaire de Coeur says, "'When A Man Loves A Woman' is a powerful testament of perseverance.” Multicultural Romance Reviews calls it, “…is a fresh look at romance.”

LaConnie Taylor-Jones, a native Memphian, is a health educator consultant and holds advanced degrees in community public health and business administration. She is also an active member of the Contra Costa Alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., the African American Community Health Advisory Committee, Black Women Organized for Political Action, and the San Francisco Area and Black Diamond chapters of Romance Writers of America. LaConnie is the mother of four and resides with her family in Northern California.

“I was thrilled when LaConnie told me she was coming back,” says Cheryl Malandrinos, Tour Coordinator for Pump Up Your Book Promotion Public Relations. “Her dedication to promoting her books is a true model for all authors.”

If you would like to follow LaConnie on her virtual book tour, visit the official Pump Up Your Book Promotion Virtual Book Tour page at You can also visit her website at

LaConnie's virtual book tour is brought to you by Pump Up Your Book Promotion Virtual Book Tours, a virtual book tour agency for authors who want quality service for an affordable price. More information can be found on their website at

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About Pump Up Your Book Promotion: Pump Up Your Book Promotion is an online public relations firm specializing in virtual book tours and video trailers for authors of various genres.