New York Times Bestselling Author Marie Force to Release Time for Love

Force Announces Reader Contest - First Prize is a Trip to Rhode Island

Jul 17, 2013, 13:38 ET from Marie Force

PORTSMOUTH, R.I., July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Gansett Island, a fictional version of Block Island, is once again the setting for New York Times bestselling author Marie Force's latest romance novel, Time for Love, book 9 in the McCarthys of Gansett Island Series. The 28th novel by Force, a Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestselling author, is currently available for pre-order for Kindle and iBookstore e-readers and in print at Amazon. On July 23 it will be available for Nook and Kobo readers. Waiting for Love, the previous book in the series, was released last February and debuted on the New York Times bestseller list at number 6 for ebooks and number 11 overall, the USA Today bestseller list at number 15 and the Wall Street Journal bestseller list at number 6 for ebooks.

The ninth book in Force's McCarthys of Gansett Island Series, Time for Love tells the story of the island's doctor, Dr. David Lawrence and Daisy Babson, the head of housekeeping at McCarthys Gansett Island Inn. Broken hearts, abusive relationships and a chance at redemption make this novel one of Force's most moving stories yet.

Marie Force is also sponsoring a reader contest to coincide with the release of Time for Love. The contest will run from July 23 through midnight, July 31 EDT.  First prize will receive an all-expense paid trip to Force's 2014 Memorial Day Reader Weekend in Rhode Island, which includes a day in Block Island, the inspiration for Gansett Island. The contest entry link will be sent to mailing list subscribers and posted on Marie Force's social media sites on July 23. For details, go to

Award-winning author Marie Force has drawn inspiration for two of her series from her home state of Rhode Island – the McCarthys of Gansett Island and the Treading Water Series. She also authored the New York Times bestselling Fatal Series set in Washington, D.C. as well as seven stand-alone books. On Valentine's Day 2014 Force will release All you Need Is Love, Book 1 in her new Green Mountain Series, set in Vermont. Book 2, I Want to Hold Your Hand, will be out in June 2014.

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