Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Blog Tour : Up In Smoke (King, #8) by T.M. Frazier

Up In Smoke
King, #8
by T.M. Frazier 

Release Date: 
February 19th, 2018

Dark Romance

Add to Goodreads

Blog Tour Hosted by:
Social Butterfly PR

Author via BT Host

eARC received in exchange of honest review


I’m a man without a conscience. 

I deal in murder and mayhem. 

I’m the best at what I do. 

Frankie Helburn is supposed to be an easy job. 

A means to flush her father out of hiding. 


Except there isn’t anything simple about Frankie or the secrets she’s keeping. 

She’s stubborn as hell and the sexiest god damn thing I have ever seen, sending dark, dirty animalistic desire coursing through my veins. 

She’s cocaine with legs. A f*cking addiction that makes me question things I’ve never questioned before. Want things I’ve never wanted before. 

I might have her, but she isn’t mine to keep. 

If her father doesn’t show his face, she will be mine. To KILL. 

** Other books in the King Series DO NOT have to be read to enjoy Smoke's book. Up in Smoke can be read as a standalone. **  

Photographer: Wander Aguiar
Model: Jacob Rodney

Purchase Links:
Amazon US ➜ 
Amazon UK ➜ 
B&N ➜ 
iBooks ➜ 
Kobo ➜ 


“All these bruises,” Smoke muses. “And not one of them caused by me.” He trails a hand up my arms and down my flat stomach. “Pity, but I still have time to leave my mark on you yet.” 

My entire body stiffens. I’m as rigid as a corpse. 

Smoke chuckles and I’m glad I’m facing away because his laugh is pure torture, causing his erection to vibrate against my folds which are aching for more contact. 

“You will be punished, hellion. You can be sure of that.” 

I look over my shoulder and meet his dark eyes which darken even further as his pupils dilate. His lingering gaze rakes me over from my feet to my breasts and back down to the space between my thighs. He licks his full bottom lip. 

My stomach flips. My will to fight him off doesn’t waiver, but my body isn’t getting the message. My core clenches again. I turn back around to face the tile, digging my teeth into my lower lip until I taste my own blood.  

His chest presses against my back, and his hardness pulses between my legs, rubbing against my inner thighs. He squirts some shampoo in his hand, working it into my hair. He tilts my head back and rinses my hair then slides his slick and soapy hand down my body. 

I’m breathing rapidly now. Short quick breaths I can’t control. There’s a deep rumble in his throat. His hand travels lower and lower on my stomach until it’s between my legs. He’s working his thumb over my swollen nub, sending sparks of need, pangs of pleasure, and a wave of self-hatred, surging within my battered body and bruised soul. 

“What…what are you doing?” I ask, seeing flashes of white hot lust behind my closed eyes. 

“More questions…” his voice a hearty amused rasp. His fingers circle my clit while he continues to rock his hard cock between my legs. The pressure building is so strong it borders on painful. 

Tears leak from my eyes. I’m so fucking mad at myself for being turned on. For Smoke being right. I’m so wet. He feels it. There’s no way he can’t feel it. 

He leans in close. I’m stone still except for the tremors gripping my body. He licks the tear off my cheek and groans. He dips the tip of his finger inside of me and I tighten around the intrusion. It’s a foreign sensation. Strange. It feels both wrong and right. Pleasurable and painful. “Your tight little pussy is weeping too. I wonder if its tears taste the same.” 

I look over my shoulder as he withdraws his finger and sucks it into his mouth. He groans. “Fear or desire. They both taste real fuckin’ good to me.” 

He places his hand back between my legs. When I try to squeeze my thighs together to keep him out he parts them with his knee on a grunt and begins circling my clit again. This time harder. Faster. 

I’m staying as still as I can, but when I feel something begin to happen inside my body. The sparks he ignited within me are all crashing together. I can’t hold back. My face scrunches as I try to fight the orgasm fighting its way out, but it’s no use. I can’t fight it. It’s too fucking strong. I’m so fucking close. 

I arch my back without thinking, pressing my ass against him, begging for more. For what I need to push me over the edge. 

Smoke hisses. “Oh, what I could do to this beautiful little pussy.” 

The pleasure builds and builds as he strokes me harder. Faster. I’m about to come all over his fingers when the feeling is lost. 

I spin around. 

Smoke is gone. 

I can’t see through the steam so I shut off the spray and wipe the water from my eyes only to see Smoke toweling off in front of the sink on the other side of the bathroom. 

The only proof I have of what just happened between us was real is his cock. Erect. Thick. Huge. The purplish swollen head bobs against his abs, jutting out over the top of the towel he wraps around his waist. 

“What…what just happened?” I stammer, leaning back against the wall for support. 

Smoke steps forward, and when I go to jerk back, he reaches out and pinches my nipple painfully hard. I yelp and leap back, slipping on the tile, falling on my ass, taking the shower curtain down with me. 

Smoke rips the curtain off my head and glares down at me with a triumphant grin on his evil beautiful face. “What just happened was called punishment and you got off easy. Next time I’ll split that tight pussy in two with my fucking cock.” 

He goes to leave but stops. “You want pain?” he asks. “I’ll give it to you. You want pleasure? Now that’s something you’re gonna have to earn.” 

He leaves, slamming the door behind him. 

I release a shaky exhale. 

I’d hoped the rest of my time with Smoke would be tolerable, but there’s no fucking way that’s going to happen. Not now. Not with my skin crawling with need. I’m losing my mind. About where I am. About what this is all about. About this beautiful horrible evil man. 

I feel like I’ve already been split in two. 

What Smoke is doing to me is far more than punishment. 

It's pure fucking torture.


How do I even begin to describe what this book did to my heart? I can’t even put into words how Smoke and Frankie’s love story completely stole a piece of my heart. I’m a huge fan of T.M. Frazier and especially of her King Series. All the characters in that series own a piece of my heart. I revisit them when I’m feeling down and when I just feel the need to reconnect with a cast of character that is out of this world AMAZING!!! 

This book can be read as a standalone, but I highly recommend all the books from this series. They will leave you at the edge of your seat and you will be left gasping for air in more than one occasion. Smoke is introduced in All the Rage and this is a book you do not want to miss! Rage is absolutely twisted and fascinating and her connection to Smoke will make you feel all kinds of emotions. Up In Smoke turns a page on something that happened in All the Rage and it will leave you with a happy heart. 

Frankie and Smoke’s chemistry was blazing hot! Every scene that they shared gave me chills and made me cheer for them until the very end. I never wanted their story to end!! It was fascinating to follow their journey and how their paths collided. Sometimes in the darkest of moments love blooms unexpectedly. 

Up In Smoke was one of my most anticipated reads of 2018. T.M. Frazier exceeded all of my expectations and gave her readers an unforgettable love story that will linger with us for a long time. The best feeling in the world for a reader is to reunite with characters that feel like family. The crew from the King Series is exactly that to me. I live many emotions when I’m transported into their world and every time I turn that last page, I can’t wait until I reunite with them again. If you have not read anything by T.M. Frazier, you are seriously missing out! She always delivers all the feels! 

I give, Up In Smoke, by T.M. Frazier, 5 passionate, intense, intoxicating, I choose you stars!

About the Author:

T.M. Frazier is a USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR. She resides in sunny Southwest Florida with her husband and daughter. 

When she's not writing she loves talking to her readers, country music, reading and traveling. Her debut novel, The Dark Light of Day was published in September of 2013 and when she started writing it she intended for it to be a light beachy romance.

Well ... it has a beach in it!

No comments:

Post a Comment

We love to hear your thoughts, and appreciate you stopping by :)