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Erin McCarthy | Top 5 Romantic Songs


Once Upon A Ghost
Erin McCarthy

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Murder By Design #3

October 2017
On Sale: October 10, 2017
ISBN: 0157425282
EAN: 2940157425289
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Also by Erin McCarthy:
Once Upon A Ghost, October 2017
Silence Of The Ghost, September 2017
Gone With The Ghost, May 2017
Love Taker, February 2017

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The third book in my MURDER BY DESIGNS series, ONCE UPON A GHOST, has a pesky ghost who likes to wake up medium Bailey Burke by singing Celine Dion off-key by a dead mobster at three in the morning is so not romantic, but it got me thinking about the power of music and love songs. For me, music has always been a huge part of my life and it inspires my writing.

Since Bailey's relationship with Marner heats up in this book here is my list of top romantic songs.

  1. I Will Always Love You. I do love the original Dolly Parton version, but the Whitney Houston version from the movie The Bodyguard is just stunning.
  2. Can't Help Falling In Love by Elvis Presley. This song is just so sweet and stands the test of time. I could see Marner secretly listening to some Elvis music.
  3. Your Song by Elton John. I always said that the first man to serenade me with this song would be my husband. Sadly, my hubby, who we call Mr. Writer, did not sing it to me at any point, but I did use it to walk down the aisle at our wedding.
  4. Love Song by The Cure. I fell in love with this song at 17 years old and it is still beautiful and sexy and haunting to me.
  5. Wonderful Tonight by Eric Clapton. When I hear this song I found it both romantic and sad because you sense he knows he's screwing up their relationship, yet he thinks she is just so beautiful. Sigh.
  6. Bless the Broken Road by Rascal Flatts.

What's your favorite love song?

ONCE UPON A GHOST by Erin McCarthy

Murder By Design #3

Once Upon
A Ghost

With Bailey Burke's design and staging business booming- it turns out tangling with a serial killer is the best advertising ever- she has no time to lament her lack of love life, or wonder where her dead friend Ryan's ghost has gone. She hasn't seen him in months, but when she finds a body in a home she's been hired to stage she's hounded by the dead man's ghost.

Having been a medium before, this guy is by far the most irritating ghost she's ever met, with his constant need to talk over her and flick pennies at her head. Without Ryan to guide her, she's on her own to figure out what the dead man needs from her. On top of all that, cop Jake Marner is back in her life, ostensibly to protect her, but mostly to confuse her as to whether they are dating or not.

Before she can say "Put It Where?" Bailey finds herself immersed in mob dealings, the secret world of male-only sweat baths, and double dealings. When another body turns up, there is no doubt that she's in over her head... again.

Mystery Paranormal [SilverHart, On Sale: October 10, 2017, e-Book, ISBN: 2940157425289 / eISBN: 1230001676570]

About Erin McCarthy

Erin McCarthy

Holding out for a hero

USA Today and New York Times Bestselling author Erin McCarthy first published in 2002 and has since written over seventy novels and novellas in teen fiction, new adult romance, paranormal, and contemporary romance. Erin is a RITA finalist and an ALA Reluctant Young Reader award recipient, and is both traditionally and indie published.

The Impalers | Seven Deadly Sins | Fast Track | Nashville Nights | Murder By Design

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2 comments posted.

Re: Erin McCarthy | Top 5 Romantic Songs

Sounds good!
(Miranda Owen 5:24pm October 10)

Don't forget Barry White!!!! He could sing a shopping list
and it'd be romantic!
(Kathleen Bylsma 6:15pm October 12)

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