Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Denise Weimer & Spring Splash

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Denise Weimer & Spring Splash

Posted March 4, 2020 / 17 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour & Giveaway for Spring Splash by Denise Weimer, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Spring Splash Author: Denise Weimer Publisher: Candlelight Romance Release Date: March 2, 2020 Genre: Inspirational Contemporary Romance When an injury sidelines college swimmer Anna Callaway, her dreams are crushed. She pours […]


Book Review: The Plum Blooms in Winter by Linda Thompson

Book Review: The Plum Blooms in Winter by Linda Thompson

Posted March 4, 2020 / 6 Comments

THE PLUM BLOOMS IN WINTER by Linda Thompson SERIES: Brands from the Burning #1 GENRE: Inspirational Historical Fiction PUBLISHER: Mountain Brook Ink RELEASE DATE: November 13, 2018 PAGES: 360 A Prostitute Seeks Her Revenge–In 1942, Miyako Matsuura cradled her little brother as he died on the sidewalk, a victim of […]


Author Interview: Taylor Bennett & Barefoot Memories

Author Interview: Taylor Bennett & Barefoot Memories

Posted March 3, 2020 / 0 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Taylor Bennett to the blog today to chat about the final novel in her Tradewinds trilogy – Barefoot Memories! Taylor Bennett is a dandelion-wishing, world-traveling lover of books, words, and stories. Based in the PNW, she dreams of seeing the world and writing stories […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): On the Lamb by Tina Kashian

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): On the Lamb by Tina Kashian

Posted March 3, 2020 / 12 Comments

ON THE LAMB SERIES: Kebab Kitchen Mystery #4 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: February 25, 2020 PAGES: 352 Lucy Berberian is busy preparing her family’s Mediterranean restaurant for Easter on the Jersey Shore–but a batch of sweets is to die for . . . Bikers are thundering into […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books With One Word Titles on my TBR Pile

Top Ten Tuesday: Books With One Word Titles on my TBR Pile

Posted March 3, 2020 / 13 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today for Top Ten Tuesday I’m talking about Books with One Word Titles on my TBR list. And since I’m woefully behind, I’m pulling from 2019 releases I still need to read … and 2020 releases that I’m looking forward to! One of these days I’ll have time […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 1

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 1

Posted March 1, 2020 / 0 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads giveaways ending the week of March 1 that I thought might be of interest to y’all. Best of luck to each of you! 🙂 As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Terry Brennan & Ishmael Covenant

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Terry Brennan & Ishmael Covenant

Posted March 1, 2020 / 11 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Terry Brennan to the blog today to chat about his new book, Ishmael Covenant! Terry Brennan is the award-winning author of The Sacred Cipher, The Brotherhood Conspiracy, and The Alepp Code, the three books in The Jerusalem Prophecies series. His new book, Ishmael Covenant is the first […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Risking Love

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Risking Love

Posted February 29, 2020 / 17 Comments

in this post: Risking Love Happy last day of February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to the final Love Stories giveaway post of 2020! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Stay With Me

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Stay With Me

Posted February 28, 2020 / 54 Comments

in this post: Stay With Me Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout the entire […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder Makes Scents by Christin Brecher

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder Makes Scents by Christin Brecher

Posted February 28, 2020 / 11 Comments

MURDER MAKES SCENTS SERIES: Nantucket Candle Maker Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: February 25, 2020 PAGES: 272 Stella Wright loves creating candles at her Nantucket store–and she also has a burning passion for justice. Now, after visiting a perfume conference, she must solve a vial crime […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: The Cowboy’s Secret

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: The Cowboy’s Secret

Posted February 27, 2020 / 16 Comments

in this post: The Cowboy’s Secret Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout the entire […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Taming Julia

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Taming Julia

Posted February 27, 2020 / 14 Comments

in this post: Taming Julia Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout the entire month […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Gail Kittleson & In Times Like These

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Gail Kittleson & In Times Like These

Posted February 27, 2020 / 7 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Gail Kittleson to the blog to chat about her newly re-released WW2 historical romance, In Times Like These! An Iowa farm girl (baby boomer),Gail Kittleson appeared with her thick glasses at the local library counter every Saturday of her childhood and hauled home a new […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: A Wing and a Prayer

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: A Wing and a Prayer

Posted February 26, 2020 / 103 Comments

in this post: A Wing and a Prayer Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Here Comes the Body by Maria DiRico

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Here Comes the Body by Maria DiRico

Posted February 26, 2020 / 9 Comments

HERE COMES THE BODY SERIES: A Catering Hall Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: February 25, 2020 PAGES: 304 After her philandering husband’s boat went down, newly single Mia Carina went back to Astoria, the bustling Queens neighborhood of her youth. Living with her nonna and her […]


Book Series Review: American Heiresses series by Jen Turano

Book Series Review: American Heiresses series by Jen Turano

Posted February 25, 2020 / 6 Comments

Today I’m continuing my ‘reviews from the teetering TBR pile‘ with the two last books I still need to review for Jen Turano – which also happen to be the first two books in the American Heiresses series –  Flights of Fancy & Diamond in the Rough. FLIGHTS OF FANCY […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: A Promise to Keep

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: A Promise to Keep

Posted February 25, 2020 / 37 Comments

in this post: A Promise to Keep Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout the […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Hope In the Mountain River

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Hope In the Mountain River

Posted February 25, 2020 / 38 Comments

in this post: Hope In The Mountain River Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I’d Follow On Social Media

Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I’d Follow On Social Media

Posted February 25, 2020 / 12 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme is ‘characters I’d follow on social media’ and I have to confess that I almost skipped this prompt because my brain is just worn out and it felt like it would be too complicated to be creative lol. But then a few characters […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Love You, Truly

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Love You, Truly

Posted February 24, 2020 / 17 Comments

in this post: Love You, Truly Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout the entire […]