Category: romance

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Catherine West & As The Light Fades

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Catherine West & As The Light Fades

Posted September 14, 2019 / 27 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for As the Light Fades by Catherine West, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: As the Light Fades Author: Catherine West Release Date: September 10, 2019 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Sometimes we’re placed in the strangest of circumstances for the most important reasons. After […]


First Line Friday (week 160): As the Light Fades

First Line Friday (week 160): As the Light Fades

Posted September 13, 2019 / 12 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, 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 As the Light Fades by Catherine West! Make sure you check out the JustRead Blog […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Carol J. Post & Dangerous Relations

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Carol J. Post & Dangerous Relations

Posted September 12, 2019 / 20 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Carol J. Post to the blog today to chat about her new Love Inspired Suspense novel, Dangerous Relations! Carol J. Post splits her time between sunshiny Central Florida and beautiful Murphy, North Carolina. She writes fun and fast-paced inspirational romance and romantic suspense. Her […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Beautiful in His Sight by April W. Gardner

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Beautiful in His Sight by April W. Gardner

Posted September 12, 2019 / 23 Comments

BEAUTIFUL IN HIS SIGHT GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance PUBLISHER: Big Spring Press RELEASE DATE: May 11, 2019 PAGES: 744 It’s 1917, and Halifax is at war. Silas Quinn, street sweeper and army reject, remains on the home front, shunning God and society as religiously as they shun him. But the […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Evermore by Jody Hedlund

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Evermore by Jody Hedlund

Posted September 11, 2019 / 32 Comments

Evermore On Tour with Prism Book Tours You actually get a review double-feature today, as I’m looking at both Evermore and its prequel novella Always! Aren’t these covers stunning? ALWAYS SERIES: The Lost Princesses #0.5 GENRE: Inspirational YA Historical Romance PUBLISHER: Northern Lights Press RELEASE DATE: August 13, 2019 PAGES: […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tanya Eavenson & The Rescue

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tanya Eavenson & The Rescue

Posted September 11, 2019 / 8 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for The Rescue by Tanya Eavenson, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: The Rescue Series: All Roads Lead to Texas #1 Author: Tanya Eavenson Release Date: September 2, 2019 Genre: Historical Fiction Sometimes the path to freedom is found in an unexpected future. Upon the […]


Author Interview (and a Freebie!): Jessica Kate & The Kiss Dare

Author Interview (and a Freebie!): Jessica Kate & The Kiss Dare

Posted September 10, 2019 / 5 Comments

I’m delighted to welcome Jessica Kate back to the blog today to chat about her sassy short story The Kiss Dare! Australian author Jessica Kate is obsessed with sassy romances. She packs her novels with love, hate, and everything in between—and then nerds out over her favorite books, movies and […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Vannetta Chapman & The Amish Christmas Matchmaker

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Vannetta Chapman & The Amish Christmas Matchmaker

Posted September 10, 2019 / 20 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for The Amish Christmas Matchmaker by Vannetta Chapman, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: The Amish Christmas Matchmaker Series: Indiana Amish Brides #4 Author: Vannetta Chapman Publisher: Love Inspired Release Date: September 1, 2019 Genre: Inspirational Amish Fiction She’ll find him a wife […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Diverse Reads

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Diverse Reads

Posted September 10, 2019 / 19 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme wasn’t working for me so I decided to go rogue 😉 and talk about some of my favorite diverse reads, specifically with ethnically diverse characters & blended cultures. For more diverse reads, you can check out a blog I contribute to – Diversity […]


Book Review: Shadows of Ladenbrooke Manor by Melanie Dobson

Book Review: Shadows of Ladenbrooke Manor by Melanie Dobson

Posted September 9, 2019 / 9 Comments

SHADOWS OF LADENBROOKE MANOR GENRE: Inspirational Dual Timeline Fiction PUBLISHER: Howard Books RELEASE DATE: June 16, 2015 PAGES: 352 When Heather Toulson returns to her parents cottage in the English countryside, she uncovers long-hidden secrets about her family history and stumbles onto the truth about a sixty-year-old murder. Libby, a […]


Author Interview: Jen Geigle Johnson & A Lady’s Maid

Author Interview: Jen Geigle Johnson & A Lady’s Maid

Posted September 7, 2019 / 3 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Jen Geigle Johnson to the blog today to chat about her newest Regency romance, A Lady’s Maid! An award winning author, including the GOLD in Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards, Jen Geigle Johnson discovered her passion for England while kayaking on the […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fatal Memories by Tanya Stowe

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fatal Memories by Tanya Stowe

Posted September 6, 2019 / 5 Comments

FATAL MEMORIES GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Suspense RELEASE DATE: September 1, 2019 PAGES: 224 She was framed! Or was she? If only she could remember… Border patrol agent Jocelyn Walker has no memory of how she turned up unconscious with a cache of drugs–or why a gang […]


First Line Friday (week 159): A Worthy Heart

First Line Friday (week 159): A Worthy Heart

Posted September 6, 2019 / 16 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, 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 A Worthy Heart by Sara Beth Williams! And the first line is… A scream escaped Serena […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Sweet Melody by Heidi McCahan

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Sweet Melody by Heidi McCahan

Posted September 5, 2019 / 27 Comments

Sweet Melody On Tour with Prism Book Tours SWEET MELODY SERIES: Seabrook Romance #1 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Snug Corner Cove Press RELEASE DATE: August 1, 2019 PAGES: 242 When a struggling bakery owner is rescued by a wannabe songwriter with hidden culinary talents, they discover they can make sweet […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): DiAnn Mills & Fatal Strike

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): DiAnn Mills & Fatal Strike

Posted September 4, 2019 / 41 Comments

Always a pleasure to have DiAnn Mills stop by for a chat! Today, we’re talking about her suspense release Fatal Strike! DiAnn Mills is a bestselling author who believes her readers should expect an adventure. She combines unforgettable characters with unpredictable plots to create action-packed, suspense-filled novels. Her titles have […]



Book Review: An Amish Home by Wiseman, Clipston, Reid & Fuller

Book Review: An Amish Home by Wiseman, Clipston, Reid & Fuller

Posted September 3, 2019 / 1 Comment

As y’all may remember, I reviewed books professionally for RT Book Reviews (aka Romantic Times) for three years until it shut its doors. Unfortunately, I wasn’t allowed to share these reviews with you here on the blog as long as they still belonged to the magazine. However, now that it […]


Book Review: With This Ring by Witemeyer, Jennings, Connealy, & Jagears

Book Review: With This Ring by Witemeyer, Jennings, Connealy, & Jagears

Posted September 2, 2019 / 2 Comments

As y’all may remember, I reviewed books professionally for RT Book Reviews (aka Romantic Times) for three years until it shut its doors. Unfortunately, I wasn’t allowed to share these reviews with you here on the blog as long as they still belonged to the magazine. However, now that it […]



First Line Friday (week 158): Now and Then and Always

First Line Friday (week 158): Now and Then and Always

Posted August 30, 2019 / 11 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, 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 Now and Then and Always by Melissa Tagg! And the first line of the Prologue […]