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Monday, May 20, 2019

Easter's Lilly Series Book Tour and Giveaway

Lilly Book 1
Judy Serrano

Mafia Romance 

was Easter Sunday; the day Lilly's life went from safe and
comfortable to dangerously unfamiliar. Her transformation takes her
from a small town girl having an affair with a low ranked gangster in
the Montiago crime syndicate, to a woman of grace and fortitude
married to the head of the organization. Easter's Lilly is an
inspired journey from the idyllic to the darker side of
self-discovery. Read as the over-privileged brothers embark on their
journey that twists and turns down the road of unbridled passion in
this first book of the series.

it FREE!! **

Number Three
Lilly Book 2

in third place was something that was all too familiar to Hector
Montiago. As his strength and grounding personality pushes him into
first place with the woman he loves, lines are crossed and sides are

this second book of the series, Brother Number Three depicts family
ties in a light unequal to any other. Lilly tells the story of how
the brothers unite in the effort to recover her missing son, as blood
becomes both the indestructible bond that holds them together and the
opposing force that pushes them apart. Read on as they fight
temptation while the enemies of the Montiago cartel unleash their
wrath, only to discover that the true danger lies within.

Lilly Book 3

from the latest family trauma has made the Montiago family wake up to
the fact that their priorities have definitely been misplaced. With
Max throwing himself into the depths of his work as an FBI operative,
he inadvertently sends the wrong message to his wife and brothers. In
Relatively Close, the third book of the series, Lilly fights for the
attention of her husband, until it becomes painfully clear that she
is up against a mistress way more powerful than the ones she has
fought before. Keeping it relatively close is something with which
Lilly is way too familiar. She turns her attentions to another, only
to find out that the reality of the business, which has kept her
dripping in diamonds and living in mansions, is nothing more than an
ugly reminder of El Diablo anda suelto: The devil running loose.

of a Mobster
Lilly Book 4

Montiago Jr. was groomed to run the largest criminal organization in
both the United States and Mexico by the kingpin of the syndicate
himself, who also happens to be his uncle. With no conscience or
remorse he becomes a true killer with a reputation that keeps most
people at a distance. The betrayal of his high school sweetheart
sends Diego into a tailspin, which causes him never to expect love to
be a feasible addition to his world. During a lavish birthday party
for his mother, his best friend and cousin decides to collect on an
overdue debt. Little does he know that this exchange will change him
forever. In book four of the series Diego Jr. continues to protect
his family and fill the shoes of the former Mexican Godfather, Diego
Montiago Sr. His real father, who is the kingpin of the rival
organization, begins his deceitful attack, causing Diego to choose
his allegiance. The organization engulfs his life and the lives of
those around him as the siblings begin to realize that things are not
even close to what they appear to be. Will love find Diego Montiago
after all? Only time will tell.

Lost Years
Lilly Book 5

thinking they are free from the mob, Max and Lilly settle down in a
small town in Texas called Quinlan. Lilly's son, Diego Montiago Jr.,
is preparing for the day when he graduates high school so he can
learn the ways of his uncle, and become the next kingpin of the
Mexican Mafia. In this fifth book of the Easter's Lilly Series, this
young adult spin-off finds Lilly doing everything in her power to
make sure that does not happen. During his high school years, Junior
falls into a crowd of misfits, just to fall in love with the
quarterback's girlfriend. But this is no ordinary girl and their
trials are no ordinary trials. Junior grows up quickly while the
mob's ever-present arm is still squeezing the life out of him. Just
when he thinks he has found what he is looking for, everything
changes. With love and hate balancing delicately in the distance,
life and death become suddenly all too real. As time begins to run
out, Diego Montiago Jr. is forced to make a decision that will change
his life forever.

Last Fall
Lilly Book 6

Montiago has been living in his cousin’s shadow for years. Diego
Montiago Jr., also known as Junior, has taken over the organization
from his step-father and has made quite a name for himself. As he and
his cousin Octavio co-run the syndicate together, Octavio finds
himself unable to keep out of trouble on his own, leaving his cousin
consistently in charge of damage control.

Octavio has met his match and falls in love with the beautiful
Siobhan. Although Siobhan is on the right side of the law, that makes
her the enemy of the Montiago family. As Octavio continues to walk
down the path of desperation, things take a turn for the worst. The
Mafia encroaches upon his life, forcing him to make a difficult
decision. As he finally feels he has met with some peace, the odds
are yet again against him. Can Junior get him out of this one, or is
Octavio on his own to free yet another damsel in distress. Is love
worth dying for? You be the judge.

the Fall
Lilly Book 7

The Fall. In the final book of the series, the fall of the Montiago
syndicate may be inevitable. With tensions growing between Tavy and
Junior, the search for Tabatha is on. As time passes, Tavy finds
himself needing control, and the balance of power begins to shift. In
the meantime, Lilly is missing, and the family is in disarray.
Fortunately for Lilly, a person from her past unexpectedly appears to
keep her safe until she is found. As the series comes to a close,
Lilly has an important decision to make. Who will she choose? Does
the Montiago syndicate remain standing, or are they all forced to
learn to live without the Mafia? Read on and see how Lilly’s life

Serrano holds a Master of Arts in English from Texas A&M
University, Commerce. She is the owner of Make Cents Editing Service,
and was an adjunct professor at a local college. Currently she
teaches high school English and is a freelance writer for certain
on-line publications. Judy also writes romantic suspense and
paranormal romance novels. She is the author of The Easter’s Lilly
Series,The Linked Series, and Ivy Vines, Visions.

originally form New York, Judy resides in Texas with her husband,
four boys, four dogs and now two cats. She sings and plays guitar
when she has time and enjoys singing with her very musical family in
church when she is able.

the tour HERE
for exclusive excerpts, guest posts and a giveaway!

1 comment:

  1. Thank you so much for featuring my series on your wonderful blog. Don't forget that Easter's Lilly, Book #1 of the series, if FREE during the tour on Kindle. Please go to and take advantage of the complimentary download. Have a blessed week!