Category: contemporary

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Molded 4 Murder by J.C. Eaton

Book Excerpt (and a Giveaway!): Molded 4 Murder by J.C. Eaton

Posted October 16, 2019 / 1 Comment

MOLDED 4 MURDER SERIES: Sophie Kimball Mystery #5 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: August 27, 2019 PAGES: 295 A view to a kiln … Sophie “Phee” Kimball enjoys working as a bookkeeper for a private investigator. If only her mother Harriet could enjoy her retirement at Sun City […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lois Winston & Handmade Ho-Ho Homicide

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Lois Winston & Handmade Ho-Ho Homicide

Posted October 15, 2019 / 7 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Lois Winston, author of Handmade Ho-Ho Homicide, to the blog today to share a fun craft post with us that’s perfect for getting in the holiday spirit! HANDMADE HO-HO HOMICIDE SERIES:  An Anastasia Pollack Crafting Mystery #8 GENRE: Cozy Mystery RELEASE DATE: October 1, 2019 […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Edge of Truth by Kimberly Rose Johnson

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Edge of Truth by Kimberly Rose Johnson

Posted October 11, 2019 / 19 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Blitz and Giveaway for Edge of Truth by Kimberly Rose Johnson, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Edge of Truth Series: Law Enforcement Heroes Author: Kimberly Rose Johnson Publisher: Sweet Rose Press Genre: Romantic Suspense Release Date: August 6, 2019 Two DEA agents. One undercover mission. […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Karin Beery & Practically Married

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Karin Beery & Practically Married

Posted October 10, 2019 / 16 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Karin Beery to the blog today to chat about her new book, Practically Married! Karin Beery grew up in a rural Michigan town, where she wrote her first novel in high school. Today, she writes contemporary stories with a healthy dose of romance. When she’s […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Christmas Home by Marta Perry

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Christmas Home by Marta Perry

Posted October 10, 2019 / 18 Comments

A CHRISTMAS HOME SERIES: The Promise Glen #1 GENRE: Inspirational Amish Romance PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: October 8, 2019 PAGES: 304 National bestselling author Marta Perry captures the spirit of Christmas in this first novel of her all new series set in the quaint Amish community of Promise Glen. After […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Read and Buried by Eva Gates

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Read and Buried by Eva Gates

Posted October 9, 2019 / 7 Comments

READ AND BURIED SERIES: Lighthouse Library Mystery #6 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Crooked Lane Books RELEASE DATE: October 15, 2019 PAGES: 325 Librarian Lucy Richardson unearths a mysterious map dating back to the Civil War. But if she can’t crack its code, she may end up read and buried. The […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Melanie Dobson & Memories of Glass

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Melanie Dobson & Memories of Glass

Posted October 8, 2019 / 36 Comments

I’m so honored to welcome Melanie Dobson to the blog today to chat about her new book Memories of Glass! MEMORIES OF GLASS GENRE: Inspirational Dual Timeline Fiction PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: September 3, 2019 PAGES: 432 Reminiscent of Diane Ackerman’s The Zookeeper’s Wife, this stunning novel draws from […]


Top Ten Tuesday: My Fave Traits in Heroes & Heroines in Books

Top Ten Tuesday: My Fave Traits in Heroes & Heroines in Books

Posted October 8, 2019 / 18 Comments

Happy Tuesday everyone! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is Character Traits I Love (submitted by Hannah @ Books Life and Other Oddities). I decided to split these between some fave traits in heroes and heroines that I love when I encounter them on […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Laura Childs & Mumbo Gumbo Murder

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Laura Childs & Mumbo Gumbo Murder

Posted October 7, 2019 / 12 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Laura Childs to the blog today to chat about her new book Mumbo Gumbo Murder, written with Terrie Farley Moran. MUMBO JUMBO MURDER SERIES: A Scrapbooking Mystery #16 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: October 1, 2019 PAGES: 320 A shocking murder strikes a […]


Cover Reveal (and a Giveaway!): Meant for Her by Joy Avery Melville

Cover Reveal (and a Giveaway!): Meant for Her by Joy Avery Melville

Posted October 5, 2019 / 21 Comments

I’m so excited to bring you the cover reveal for Meant for Her by Joy Avery Melville! Had it all truly been ~ MEANT FOR HER? Kidnapped, raped, brutally beaten, and left for dead, Candi Reynolds becomes a prisoner of fear. Faced also with the impact of the unexpected break-up […]


Book Blitz (and a Giveaway!): Keeping Her Close by Carol Ross

Book Blitz (and a Giveaway!): Keeping Her Close by Carol Ross

Posted October 4, 2019 / 6 Comments

Keeping Her Close On Tour with Prism Book Tours KEEPING HER CLOSE SERIES: Pacific Cove Romance #3 GENRE: Contemporary “Clean” Romance PUBLISHER: Harlequin Heartwarming RELEASE DATE: October 1, 2019 PAGES: 368 Hired to protect her …unable to resist her The job sounds simple: teach a businessman’s daughter how to stay […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Glass House by Nancy Lynn Jarvis

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Glass House by Nancy Lynn Jarvis

Posted October 4, 2019 / 5 Comments

THE GLASS HOUSE SERIES: A PIP Inc. Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Good Read Publishing RELEASE DATE: July 23, 2019 PAGES: 271 Law Librarian Pat Pirard got an unexpected thirty-fifth birthday present: a pink slip. Now she has nine weeks to reinvent herself before she runs out of money. […]


First Line Friday (week 163): Fall Flip & The Witness Tree

First Line Friday (week 163): Fall Flip & The Witness Tree

Posted October 4, 2019 / 26 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring two for the price of one today, Fall Flip and The Witness Tree, both by Denise […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Erin Woodsmall & A Christmas Haven

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Erin Woodsmall & A Christmas Haven

Posted October 3, 2019 / 8 Comments

Delighted to welcome Erin Woodsmall back to the blog today to share about her new book, A Christmas Haven! A CHRISTMAS HAVEN SERIES: An Amish Christmas Romance GENRE: Inspirational Amish Romance PUBLISHER: WaterBrook Press RELEASE DATE: September 24, 2019 PAGES: 208 For fans of holiday romances and Amish life comes […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Wyatt by Susan May Warren

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Wyatt by Susan May Warren

Posted October 2, 2019 / 25 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for Wyatt, the fourth book of The Montana Marshalls series by Susan May Warren, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Wyatt Series: The Montana Marshalls, Book 4 Author: Susan May Warren Publisher: SDG Publishing Release Date: October 2019 Genre: Christian Romantic […]



Book Spotlight (and an Excerpt!): Fall Flip by Denise Weimer

Book Spotlight (and an Excerpt!): Fall Flip by Denise Weimer

Posted October 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

FALL FLIP GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Candlelight Romance RELEASE DATE: September 1, 2019 PAGES: 186 The tragic death of Shelby Dodson’s husband—her partner in a successful Home Network house flipping business—stole love, status, and career. Now a bungalow redesign thrusts Shelby into the company of a new contractor. Scott […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Brought To You By The Number TEN

Top Ten Tuesday: Brought To You By The Number TEN

Posted October 1, 2019 / 27 Comments

Happy Tuesday! And happy October!! Today’s topic for Top Ten Tuesday with That Artsy Reader Girl is all about the numbers, specifically Book Titles with Numbers In Them, submitted by Emma at Words and Peace. I thought it would be fun, since this IS top TEN tuesday, to focus on […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Cindy Woodsmall & A Christmas Haven

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Cindy Woodsmall & A Christmas Haven

Posted September 30, 2019 / 14 Comments

It’s always a good day when I get to chat with the lovely Cindy Woodsmall & she’s here today to share about her new book, A Christmas Haven! A CHRISTMAS HAVEN SERIES: An Amish Christmas Romance GENRE: Inspirational Amish Romance PUBLISHER: WaterBrook Press RELEASE DATE: September 24, 2019 PAGES: 208 […]