Exclusive Cover Reveal + Excerpt + Giveaway: Idol (VIP Series) by Kristen Callihan - Vilma Iris | Lifestyle Blogger

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Exclusive Cover Reveal + Excerpt + Giveaway: Idol (VIP Series) by Kristen Callihan

IDOL VIP series

There’s a brand new rock star romance series ready to set the pages ablaze! Bestselling author of the Game On and Darkest London books, Kristen Callahan, is launching the VIP Series, with its first sizzling installment coming June 7th—Idol. Feast your eyes on this vibrant, hot-as-hell cover! Along with my friend and blogger extraordinaire, Natasha Is A Book Junkie, we’re not only revealing the cover, we’re each giving you a different sneak peek into the book—so make sure to visit Natasha’s post too!

To make things more exciting, Kristen is giving away a $50 Amazon gift card to one lucky winner! Scroll down to the bottom of the post for all the details.

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I found Killian drunk and sprawled out on my lawn like some lost prince. With the face of a god and the arrogance to match, the pest won’t leave. Sexy, charming, and just a little bit dirty, he’s slowly wearing me down, making me crave more.

He could be mine if I dare to claim him. Problem is, the world thinks he’s theirs. How do you keep an idol when everyone is intent on taking him away?


As lead singer for the biggest rock band in the world, I lived a life of dreams. It all fell apart with one fateful decision. Now everything is in shambles.

Until Liberty. She’s grouchy, a recluse —and kind of cute. Scratch that. When I get my hands on her, she is scorching hot and more addictive than all the fans who’ve screamed my name.

The world is clamoring for me to get back on stage, but I’m not willing to leave her. I’ve got to find a way to coax the hermit from her shell and keep her with me. Because, with Libby, everything has changed. Everything.


He turns into me, running the tip of his nose against mine.

“I knew it would be so good. I shouldn’t have held back the first time I wanted to kiss you.”

“When was that?”

Everything feels languid, hot, slow. His touch, mine. I nuzzle his neck, drawing in the scent of his skin. He smiles, small and smug.

“When you threatened to shoot me.”

“I hated you then.”

A low hum vibrates in his throat.

“You found me irresistible. You would have caved.”

“I would have bitten you.”

“Bite me now.


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About Kristen

Kristen Callihan is an author because there is nothing else she’d rather be. She is a three-time RITA nominee and winner of two RT Reviewer’s Choice awards. Her novels have garnered starred reviews from Publisher’s Weekly and the Library Journal, as well as being awarded top picks by many reviewers. Her debut book FIRELIGHT received RT Magazine’s Seal of Excellence, was named a best book of the year by Library Journal, best book of Spring 2012 by Publisher’s Weekly, and was named the best romance book of 2012 by ALA RUSA. When she is not writing, she is reading.

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  1. Timitra said:

    Thanks for sharing the awesomeness with us and for the giveaway!


  2. bethany whitling said:

    Love this blog, thanks for the great giveaway…..


  3. Hannah Smith said:

    Awesome giveaway, can’t wait for this 🙂


  4. Casey Britton said:

    Love this cover and can’t wait to read! Kristen Callihan is awesome!


  5. Stephanie J said:

    Since, The Game Plan, I’m a huge Kristen Callihan fan and want to read everything she does. I can’t wait to check this out. She’s gone from Sports stars to Rock stars… Two of my favorites.


  6. Christina Guzman said:

    Thanks for sharing!! I didn’t realize Kristen had a new series coming. Happy Day!!


  7. Alison said:

    Thank you for this I can’t wait!


  8. Gina said:

    OMG I cant wait!!!


  9. Lisa M said:

    SHARED! Great giveaway … sounds great too!


  10. Ashley said:

    That cover is amazing!! I love the colours.


  11. Amy Pollard Woolard said:

    Great post!! I am looking forward to reading this one!!


  12. H Dee Swan said:

    So excited for this one!!


  13. Marcy Meyer said:

    Love the cover! I am reading The Friend Zone right now and loving it! So, I can’t wait to read this one too! Sharing on Google+.


  14. Kumiko Shin said:

    I’m so excited! Can’t wait!


  15. aimetz14 said:

    thank you!! Cant wait for thissss!


  16. Dalina J said:

    can’t wait to read 🙂


  17. rae3rae3 said:

    Looking forward to reading,sounds great.


  18. Zulma Garcia said:

    So excited for this new series!!!


  19. Bube said:

    Awesome cover!
    Love it! 🙂


  20. Željka R. said:

    Love the cover… You can’t go wrong with Kristen! <3


  21. Fatavia Scott said:

    So Awesome!! Can’t wait ☺


  22. Trenell Mosley said:

    Super excited for this! Been looking for a new series!!!


  23. Keren said:

    Can’t wait!!


  24. Stephanie said:

    I love this author so I’m excited for this. I love the cover too.


  25. Nadia Hassan said:

    I love this author and her books, I am so excited for her new book! And the cover is awesome 🙂 Thank you for the giveaway! <3


  26. kateivan said:

    “Bite me now.” Oh my GOODNESS. I cannot wait for more!


  27. kateivan said:

    Striking cover — love! (And this grouchy recluse is happy to know that she might yet find her own rock god, lol)


  28. Rachel said:

    Awesome cover!!! Can’t wait to read:)


  29. Amy P. said:

    I love her Game On series, and I’m looking forward to reading this one too! Thanks.


  30. Lacey T said:

    Can’t wait!!


  31. Laura mathwig said:

    HOT HOT HOT!! Can’t wait to start this beauty!!


  32. Michelle Abascal said:

    Can´t wait to read it! I love rockstars! 😀


  33. Maureen Kropf said:

    Candidate wait!


  34. alessia barcaro said:

    can’t wait to read it! thanks for the giveaway! 🙂


  35. gyllene said:

    Love this cover! I can’t wait!


  36. aprilshowers021 said:

    LOVE this cover! I can’t wait for this one, I adore Rock books!


  37. Jen said:

    Cannot wait for this book!!!


  38. Bex Williams said:

    That cover is STUNNING! Thanks for the chance <3


  39. Stacey said:

    Thank you for the giveaway. Beautiful cover, Kristen!


  40. Andi M. said:

    I cant wait!


  41. Artemis Giote said:

    Love rockstars romance!!!! Beautiful cover and it sounds great.


  42. Heather L said:

    This book sounds hot!!! Can’t wait to read it


  43. JenM said:

    This book looks so good. Rock stars and Kristen Callihan – a great combo.


  44. Judy Thomas said:

    Sounds awesome, the cover is stunning too!


  45. Sam said:

    I love her sports romances, and am eager to see how she does rock star romance.


  46. Ashley J said:

    GORGEOUS cover!!! Can’t wait for this one to drop!


  47. Morelia said:

    That excerpt is HOT!! Can’t wait to get into this book!


  48. Diana Doan said:

    Love the cover! Cannot wait for the book!


  49. Paige said:

    So excited!


  50. Lisa Cauley said:

    Love your blog, love Kristen Callihan and love this cover. Thanks!!


  51. JayneH said:

    Really Excited for this new Series!


  52. Melanie B said:

    Sounds like a hot read! Thanks for the giveaway!


  53. Rhonda Nash said:

    Love your blog and def love me some rock star books…Thank you


  54. Ana Lopes said:

    I’m dying to read this one. Thanks for the giveaway.


  55. brandiswendt said:

    Love Kristen books. Can’t wait


  56. Ruth L McDonnell said:

    Love this!


  57. Jessica Wakefield said:

    Love Kristen’s books! I hope it gets released as an audiobook as well


  58. Stephanie said:

    Between the cover, the excerpts, and the blurbs …whew,,,the mind reels! I can’t wait to read it.


  59. Maria Theresa Santos said:



  60. Tiffany Johnson said:

    Love the colors, exciting!


  61. ladydi232 said:

    OMG!! I love Kristen Callahan!! Can’t wait for this one!


  62. Mood Reader said:

    I can’t wait! Love her books! And this cover is just amazing!!! 😀 <3


  63. Lydia said:

    Sounds really good, going on my tbr. 😀


  64. Mary Preston said:

    An interesting synopsis.


  65. Chelsea B. said:

    That excerpt!! Swoons!!!!


  66. Lucille Jeanne Lanuza said:

    This is awesome! Cant wait to read this!


  67. Kaetrin said:

    Can’t wait for this one!


  68. Alexandra A said:

    So EXCITED! 🙂


  69. Kristy Petree said:

    Sounds like a great new series, and I don’t think I’ve read this author before. Thanks for the chance!


  70. Sarah Scholz said:

    Cool cover 🙂 Sounds like a great book 🙂 Definitely adding it to my TBR list 🙂 Thank you for the chance 🙂


  71. isisthe12th said:

    Idol sounds awesome ♡ looking forward to reading this book. Thank you


  72. Sophie said:

    Thank you for the giveaway!! Love your blogs & Kristen of course! :))


  73. Kasia Kas said:

    Wow, cover is really great. I can`t wait!


  74. Erica S. said:

    Love your blog Vilma! This sounds really great! A definite one click for me!!


  75. Laura Lovejoy Brunk said:

    New author for me. This sounds like an amazing book and i love the cover !


  76. LisaVH said:

    I love Kristen Callihan and have added this to my tbr!!


  77. Anna Bergman said:

    Thank you for the chance!


  78. Shannon M said:

    Excited for this series!


  79. jodi marinich said:

    great excerpt


  80. Viki D. said:

    I love the Game On series! I can’t wait for Idol! 🙂


  81. Amanda Gylling said:

    This book sounds amazing! Can’t wait to read!


  82. Mary Bilowus said:

    Can’t wait to read this series.


  83. Malin said:

    Love the cover and am very excited for a new contemporary romance series by Callihan. I love all the Game On books.


  84. Maria Theresa Santos said:

    shared again


  85. Deb James said:

    Looking forward to reading ‘Idol’!!!


  86. jennifer said:

    love the cover! excited to read it


  87. Susan said:

    Thank you so much for this giveaway!


  88. Alexandra A said:

    Gorgeous cover <3


  89. Latifa Morrisette said:

    Love discovering new authors
    Thanks for the chance


  90. sylve T. said:

    love the cover! shared on FB, Thank you for the giveaway!


    1. Arwen E. Shoemaker said:

      This cover is absolutely stunning! Thank you all for the awesome giveaway!


  91. Lori T said:

    Love this cover and I am really looking forward to reading this! Thanks for the great giveaway!


  92. Shawney Acevedo said:

    Done! I cant wait!


  93. Danielle J. said:

    I love this cover! I can’t wait to read this one, it sounds so good! Thank you so much for the chance in this awesome giveaway! 🙂


  94. Alexandra A said:

    This cover <3


  95. Lisa M said:

    I can’t wait to read this one! =)


  96. Stephanie J said:

    Every day it’s getting closer!!!


  97. Jaime said:

    Can’t wait to read this!! Thank you for always making my tbr grow! 🙂


  98. Jenn McElroy said:

    Looks GREAT!! Can’t wait to read this one!!


  99. Stephanie F. said:

    Love Kristen’s writing, can’t wait to read this one.


  100. Dee Swan said:

    Great giveaway! Thanks!


  101. _Sandra_ said:

    Sooo excited for this one! Loved the excerpt! Thanks for the giveaway! 🙂


  102. Yunnuen Glez said:

    I’d love to read it! Thanks for the chance!


  103. Maria Theresa Santos said:



  104. Charlene E said:

    Sounds good! Looking forward to reading it 🙂


  105. Kim Box Person said:

    Really looking forward to this one! Right up my alley ?


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