Review: Once Upon a December b..

Posted November 17, 2022 by Ang in Contemporary Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Once Upon a December by Amy E. Reichert

Once Upon a December Author: Amy E. Reichert Reviewer: Ang Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Have you ever bitten into the PERFECT Christmas cookie? One with the perfect bite? Not too hard or soft, just the right amount of sweet and spice, a cookie that makes you sigh and say “yes this is Christmas.” […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Sugar Plum Spies by Jennifer Estep

Audiobook review: Sugar Plum Spies by Jennifer Estep Sugar Plum Spies is the second spy adventure in the exciting Section 47 series by Jennifer Estep. The series features paramortal spies Charlotte and Desmond who work for a secret agency that keeps regular humans safe from those with extraordinary powers. The author infuses the book with amazing […]

#TBRChallenge Review: Faith &#..

Posted November 16, 2022 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Rating B, Reviews
#TBRChallenge Review: Faith & Fidelity by Tere Michaels

Faith & Fidelity Author: Tere Michaels Reviewer: Jen Rating: B/B- #TBRChallenge November’s Theme is “Lies” This book has been on my TBR since February 13, 2017.  Why I selected it: Two men who have to hide their love for one another. It’s more of omission of truth equals the lie. What I’m Talking About: Evan, a detective with […]

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Nov..

Posted November 15, 2022 by Jen in TMST
Tell Me Something Tuesday: November 15, 2022 – Book Inspired Activities

Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post where bloggers discuss a wide range of topics from books and blogging to life in general. Weigh in and join the conversation by adding your thoughts in the comments. If you want to do your own post, grab the question and answer it on your blog. […]

Book Spotlight: You Get What Y..

Posted November 14, 2022 by Jen in Book Spotlight
Book Spotlight: You Get What You Give by Karen Grey

Hold On To Me Author: Karen Grey Publisher: Home Cooked Books Release Date: November 9, 2022 Series: Carolina Classics #2 Genre: retro romantic comedy Excerpt: About the Book: Fans of 1990’s movies like Swimming with Sharks and Beautiful Girls will love this throwback romantic comedy. While Sullivan Calloway recuperates from a devastating accident at sea, the only […]

Sunday Snippet: Affinity for P..

Posted November 13, 2022 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Affinity for Pain by R.E. Johnson

Affinity for Pain Author: R.E. Johnson Publisher: RE Johnson Books Release Date: October 21, 2022 Series: Newborn City Series #1 Genre: Steamy Paranormal Romance Snippet: It was so stupid, but Hope knew that if she took his hand, that was it. If she took what was offered, there was no going back. Her pulse thundered in her […]

#FitReaders Check-In: November..

Posted November 11, 2022 by Jen in #FitReaders
#FitReaders Check-In: November 11, 2022

Welcome to #FitReaders2022!! 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 […]

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Posted November 10, 2022 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Gray Witch by Hailey Edwards

Audiobook review: Grey Witch by Hailey Edwards Now that Rue has fully accepted Asa as her mate, she’s doing things a demon princess should – like attend the challenge matches where usurpers fight Asa for his position as heir to the throne. She wins over the masses, but unfortunately captures the attention (and fascination) of Asa’s father, […]

Review: Paris Daillencourt Is ..

Posted November 10, 2022 by B. in Contemporary Romance, LGBTQ, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Paris Daillencourt Is About to Crumble by Alexis Hall

Paris Daillencourt Is About to Crumble Author: Alexis Hall Reviewer: B. Rating: B What I’m Talking About: As a necessary preface to this review, I strongly suggest readers look at the entirety of the author’s Content Warnings (which can be found HERE) before reading this story. “He was really here. He was really doing this. […]

#CMCon23 Featured Author Spotl..

Posted November 9, 2022 by Jen in Author Interview, Coastal Magic Con
#CMCon23 Featured Author Spotlight: Melinda VanLone

Melinda VanLone Today I’m happy to welcome Melinda to the blog. She’s answering a few questions and telling us more about her books. Please help me welcome Melinda! Featured Author Q and A: Can you tell us a little bit about your writing: What genres do you write? Do you prefer to write one genre […]

Tell Me Something Tuesday: Nov..

Posted November 8, 2022 by Jen in TMST
Tell Me Something Tuesday: November 8, 2022 – Book Clubs

Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post where bloggers discuss a wide range of topics from books and blogging to life in general. Weigh in and join the conversation by adding your thoughts in the comments. If you want to do your own post, grab the question and answer it on your blog. […]

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Posted November 7, 2022 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Shadow Wizard by Jeffe Kennedy

Audiobook review: Shadow Wizard by Jeffe Kennedy The opening scenes of Shadow Wizard overlap slightly with previous book, Grey Magic, with Selly (Seliah) and Jadren helping Gabriel and Nic escape her captivity. They stay behind to deal with the magical hunters when Selly is taken captive by the brutal House Samerhill, and Jadren must use his Convocation […]

Author Guest Post: Melody John..

Posted November 7, 2022 by Jen in Author Guest Post
Author Guest Post: Melody Johnson (Beyond the Next Star Audiobook)

The Unheard Truths of Audiobooks By Melody Johnson I began what I consider “seriously writing”—writing in the pursuit of publication—during the summer of 2010 for my college honors project. In the twelve years since, I’ve written ten full-length novels, four of which have been published traditionally, one of which was published independently, another which was […]

Sunday Snippet: Sugar Plum Spi..

Posted November 6, 2022 by Jen in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Sugar Plum Spies by Jennifer Estep

Sugar Plum Spies Author: Jennifer Estep Release Date: November 8, 2022 Series: Section 47 series #2 Genre: Paranormal Romance, Spy Action Thriller Snippet: Charlotte You could always tell the criminals by their toys. Fancy cars, enormous yachts, private jets, expensive art. In my experience, most criminals loved showing off their ill-gotten goods. To many, it was […]

2022 Reading Challenges Update..

Posted November 5, 2022 by Jen in Reading Challenge
2022 Reading Challenges Update: October

This year I’m participating in four reading challenges! It’s crazy, I know. Here is my update for the past month (and cumulative totals). Audiobook Challenge: Goal: 60 audiobooks, any genre. October total: 7 books. Total for year: 55 books. Their Treasured Bride by Vanessa Vale Nice Dragons Finish Last by Rachel Aaron Sweep in Peace [Dramatized […]