Feature Friday 11: Jodi Ellen Malpas [@JodiEllenMalpas]

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Jodi Ellen Malpas

Random Fact 1:

She has 8 tattoo’s all in discrete places! One is the lily from the cover of This Man and it also says ‘Ish…’

(Note from Book Consumed Diva: I believe she got another one after this was filled out.)

Random Fact 2:

She hates peanut butter.

Random Fact 3:

She ALWAYS looses her phone (twice in 2 weeks!)

Random Fact 4:

Hers car is named ‘The Lord!’ (it growls)

Random Fact 5:

After writing Beneath This Man, she struggles to be in the same room as a rowing machine!

Bonus Fact:

One more!…. she has in excess of 80 pairs of jeans. Lets not even mention the shoes!


Jodi’s Books

This Man (This Man #1)

Young interior designer Ava O’Shea has an appointment for a first consultation at The Manor with the owner, Mr Jesse Ward. She is expecting nothing more than an overweight, cravat wearing, well-to-do countryman, and on arrival, nothing would suggest otherwise.

How wrong could she be?

This Man is devastatingly handsome, charming and confident. He is also a conceited, hedonistic playboy, who knows no boundaries.

Ava desperately does not want to be attracted to him, but she can’t control the overwhelming affect he has on her. Every instinct is telling her to run, so she does, but Jesse Ward is not so willing to let her go. He wants her and is determined to have her.

She knows she is heading for heartbreak, but how can she run when he won’t let her?

Purchase Links

US: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes | Wal-Mart

UK: Amazon | Local Bookshop | Waterstones

Australia: Booktopia

Beneath This Man (This Man #2)

She knew she was heading towards disaster. Every instinct told her to run, but Jesse Ward was a hard man to escape.

It has been five days’ since Ava O’Shea left Jesse drunk and raging at Lusso – left behind a man who drowned her in his intensity and blindsided her with his touch. Getting over this man was never going to be easy.

And now he’s back in her life.

She has questions that she needs answering, but her determination to get these answers will give the pleasure-seeking playboy the power to destroy her again. She needs to keep her eyes wide open and caution at the forefront of her mind – an ambitious intention when Jesse Ward is within touching distance.

And he plans to be.

He’s dark, he’s broken – Ava knows this, but the only way to find out how dark and how broken is to get beneath the steely exterior of this man.

Purchase Links

US: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes | Wal-Mart

UK: Amazon | Local Bookshop | Waterstones

Australia: Booktopia

This Man Confessed (This Man #3)

The very place where their passionate love affair began, The Manor fills with guests on what should be the happiest day of Ava and Jesse’s lives. She has accepted that she’ll never tame the fierceness in Jesse, and she doesn’t want to. Their love is profound, their connection powerful, but just when she thinks that she’s finally got beneath his guarded exterior, more questions arise which lead Ava to believe that Jesse Ward may not be the man she thinks he is. He knows too well how to take her to a place beyond ecstasy…but will he also drive her to the brink of despair?

It’s time for this man to confess.

Purchase Links

 US: Amazon | Barnes & Noble |  iTunes | Wal-Mart

UK: Amazon | Local Bookshop | Waterstones

Australia: Booktopia


Author Bio

First time British author Jodi Ellen Malpas was born and raised in the Midlands town of Northampton, where she lives with her family. Working for her father’s construction business fulltime, she tried to ignore the lingering idea of This Man until it became impossible. She made time and found the courage to release her creative streak, unleashing the character Mr Jesse Ward, Lord of The Manor.

Jodi took a chance on a story with some intense characters and exploded onto the self-published author scene at the end of October 2012, sparking some incredible reactions from women all over the world. Within two months of self-publishing THIS MAN, Jodi made the decision to leave her day job to concentrate on her new and very unexpected career in writing.

The second instalment of the This Man Trilogy BENEATH THIS MAN was published in January 2013 and fast became an Amazon Bestseller, holding #1 position in the chart of its genre for many weeks in both the US and UK.

ICM Talent were quick to sign Jodi and a Worldwide English publishing deal was soon secured by Grand Central Publishing in the U.S and Orion Publishing in the UK. The third and final part of the trilogy THIS MAN CONFESSED rocketed on release in July 2013, taking #1 spot on The New York Times best sellers list.The foreign rights to the trilogy have been obtained by various territories across the world, including Spain, Catalan, Latin America, Brazil, Portugal, Holland, Hungary, Italy and Germany. The series is now being rereleased in paperback and has already seen the first of the trilogy THIS MAN fly into the top ten of The Sunday Times fiction bestsellers.

Author Links

Website | Twitter | Facebook | Goodreads

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2 thoughts on “Feature Friday 11: Jodi Ellen Malpas [@JodiEllenMalpas]

  1. I think Jodi is an amazing author. I am looking forward to more of her work. An author that can bring out such strong emotions has a gift and that gift needs to be shared. All the best to her and her future books.

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