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Posted January 29, 2020 by Jennifer in Contemporary Romance, Listen Up!, Rating B
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Overnight Service by Lauren Blakely

Audiobook Review: Overnight Service Author:  Lauren Blakely Narrators: Jason Clarke, Emma Wilder, Andi Arndt, Shane East, Erin Mallon, Dion Graham, Dan Bittner, Teddy Hamilton, Vikas Adam, Lili Valente, Elena Wolfe Audio Speed: 1.0x Series: Always Satisfied #4 Genre: Contemporary Romance Source:  Purchased Overnight Service is a more of a second chance romance than an enemies to lovers, considering […]

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Jan..

Posted January 28, 2020 by Jen in TMST
Tell Me Something Tuesday: January 28, 2020

After reading Linda’s (Book Girl of Mur-y-Castell) TMST posts this past year, I decided to join in the fun! Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post hosted by Rainy Day Ramblings where bloggers discuss a wide range of topics from books to blogging. Weigh in and join the conversation by adding your thoughts […]

Celebrating Ten Years!

Posted January 28, 2020 by Jen in Giveaway, Uncategorized
Celebrating Ten Years!

I can’t believe I’ve been blogging for ten years! I started my blog on January 28, 2010, as a place to give more thought about the books and movies we were chatting about on Twitter. Book review and personal blogs were gaining a lot of momentum back then, and it was the place to go […]

Review: Rebel by Beverly Jenki..

Posted January 27, 2020 by Jen in Historical Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Rebel by Beverly Jenkins

Rebel Author: Beverly Jenkins Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Val traveled from New York to New Orleans to teach the newly freed Blacks. Dealing with roadblocks including bigotry, lack of funds, and the loss of a school and a place to live, Val is thankful to Drake LeVeq, who saves her from […]

Sunday Snippet: So Close by Se..

Posted January 26, 2020 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: So Close by Serena Bell

So Close Author: Serena Bell Publisher: Jelsba Media Group Release Date: January 23, 2020 Genre: Steamy contemporary romance Snippet: Seriously? This was the universe’s idea of a joke, right? The curly-haired woman sitting at his granddad’s bedside, glaring at him like he was something soggy a rat terrier had dropped on her shoes, somehow knew his granddad. […]

#Romanceopoly with Jennifer: J..

Posted January 25, 2020 by Jennifer in Reading Challenge
#Romanceopoly with Jennifer: January Update

Welcome to Romanceopoly 2020!  I had so much fun with the challenge in 2019 that I decided to do it again this year. The hosts Under the Covers Book Blog and Peace Love Books have made changes to the board and challenges so make sure you head over the Romanceopoly site to see the rules. One of […]

#FitReaders Check-In: January ..

Posted January 24, 2020 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: January 24, 2020

Welcome to #FitReaders2020!! Felicia the Geeky Blogger and I are super excited to be co-hosting this fitness-oriented group for another year! If you have any questions about #FitReaders, you can leave them in the comment section or email me at twimom227(at)gmail(dot)com. Most of our support is done via our Facebook Group. I will post my weekly check-in posts […]

Review: Mermaid Inn by Jenny H..

Posted January 23, 2020 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Mermaid Inn by Jenny Holiday

Mermaid Inn Author: Jenny Holiday Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: After a ten-year absence, Eve Abbott has returned to Moonflower Bay to say goodbye to her great aunt Lucille, who passed away, leaving Eve the Mermaid Inn. Eve spent every summer living with Lucille at the Mermaid Inn, until she was 18 […]

Review: Whiteout by Adriana An..

Posted January 22, 2020 by Jennifer in Rating A, Reviews, Romantic Suspense
Review: Whiteout by Adriana Anders

Whiteout Author: Adriana Anders Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I first fell in love with Adriana Anders’ writing while reading her Blank Canvas series and then again while reading Thirst through the Radish app (I really hope she releases it on Kindle at some point since I didn’t get to read the […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Diamonds are a Ghost’s Best Friend by Danielle Garrett

Audiobook review: Diamonds are a Ghost’s Best Friend Author: Danielle Garrett Narrator: Amanda Ronconi Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Beechwood Harbor Ghost Mysteries #5 Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery, Romance Source: Tantor Audio Diamonds are a Ghost’s Best Friend starts some time after the conclusion of the fourth book, Big Ghosts Don’t Cry. Lucas and Scarlet are engaged and planning their future […]

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Jan..

Posted January 21, 2020 by Jen in TMST
Tell Me Something Tuesday: January 21, 2020

After reading Linda’s (Book Girl of Mur-y-Castell) TMST posts this past year, I decided to join in the fun! Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post hosted by Rainy Day Ramblings where bloggers discuss a wide range of topics from books to blogging. Weigh in and join the conversation by adding your thoughts […]

Author Guest Post: Kate Hill

Posted January 20, 2020 by Jen in Author Guest Post
Author Guest Post: Kate Hill

Looking Back on Romance by Kate Hill At the start of this new decade, I can’t help reflecting on how long the romance genre has been part of my life and how much happiness it has brought. The first time I fell in love with romance was when I watched Love at First Bite starring […]

#Audiobook Sunday Snippet: The..

Posted January 19, 2020 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
#Audiobook Sunday Snippet: The Will to Die by Joe Pulizzi

The Will to Die Author: Joe Pulizzi Publisher: Z Squared Media Release Date: December 4, 2019 Series: Will Pollitt #1 Genre: Mystery/Thriller Snippet: Chapter 23 – Spock  I sank back into the booth. “Nothing brightens your day like seeing your father commit suicide.” I thought I was going to be sick. “Are you sure he did?” Robby […]