Blog Tour - The Promise ( The 'Burg #5 ) By Kristen Ashley
Release Date July 8, 2014 Genre - Contemporary Romance
Since his brother’s death,
Benny Bianchi has been nursing his grudge against the woman he thinks led to
his brother’s downfall. He does this to bury the feelings he has for Francesca
Concetti, his brother’s girl. But when Frankie takes a bullet while on the run
with Benny’s cousin’s woman, Benny has to face those feelings.
The problem is Frankie has
decided she’s paid her penance. Penance she didn’t deserve to pay. She’s done
with Benny and the Bianchi family. She’s starting a new life away from Chicago
and her heartbreaking history.
Benny has decided
But Frankie has more demons
she’s battling. Demons Benny wants to help her face. But life has landed so
many hard knocks on Frankie she’s terrified of believing in the promise of
Benny Bianchi and the good life he’s offering.
Frankie’s new life leads her to The ‘Burg, where
Benny has ties, and she finds she not only hasn’t succeeded in getting away,
she’s doesn’t want to.
Kristen Ashley was born in Gary, Indiana, USA. She
nearly killed her mother and herself making it into the world, seeing as she
had the umbilical cord wrapped around her neck (already attempting to
accessorise and she hadn't taken her first breath!).
Kristen grew up in Brownsburg, Indiana but has
lived in Denver, Colorado and the West Country of England. Thus she has been
blessed to have friends and family around the globe. Her posse is loopy (to say
the least) but loopy is good when you want to write.
Kristen was raised in a house with a large and
multi-generational family. They lived on a very small farm in a small town in
the heartland and existed amongst the strains of Glenn Miller, The Everly
Brothers, REO Speedwagon and Whitesnake (and the wardrobes that matched).Needless to say, growing up in a house full of
music, clothes and love was a good way to grow up.
And as she keeps growing up, it keeps getting