Alice in Wonderland Retellings in Books and Film

This is part of a series on fairy tale retellings I'm putting together. The other posts in the series (so far) include: Fairy Tale Retellings: CinderellaFairy Tale Retellings; Beauty & the BeastCyrano de Bergerac Retellings in Books and Film I adore Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll in all …

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Book Review: The A.I. Who Loved Me by Alyssa Cole

The A.I. Who Loved Me Author: Alyssa ColePublisher: Audible Studios (December 3, 2019)Audiobook, 5 hours and 18 minutesRomance, Contemporary Adult Romance, Sci-Fi, NovellaGoodreads Summary Trinity Jordan leads a quiet, normal life: working from home for the Hive, a multifunctional government research center, and recovering from the incident that sent her into a tailspin. But the …

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February 2021 Monthly Wrap-Up

Books read Books read in Feb: 29 Reviews posted: Book Review: Daughter of the Salt King by A.S. ThorntonBook Review: Never Have I Ever by Isabel YapBook Review: Wild Rain by Beverly JenkinsBook Review: Hot British Boyfriend by Kristy BoyceBook Review: Sachi’s Monstrous Appetite Vol. 1 by ChomoranBook Review: Cathedral of Bones by A.J. SteigerBook Review: Binti by Nnedi OkoraforBook Review: …

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Book Review: Those Not-So-Sweet Boys Vol. 1 by Yoko Nogiri

Those Not-So-Sweet Boys Author: Yoko NogiriSeries: Those Not-So-Sweet Boys, Vol. 1Publisher: Kodansha Comics (February 16, 2021)Paperback, 208 pagesComics & Graphic Novels, Manga, YA RomanceGoodreads Summary Midori drops her wallet on her first day of high school, but her new classmate Ichijo swoops in to help. She wants to thank him, but he’s part of a …

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Cover Reveal: The Girl Band Series by Pippa Grant

Series: The Girl Band SeriesAuthor: Pippa GrantGenre: Romantic ComedyCover Design: Najla Qamber Mr. McHottie Photo: Wander Aguiar The best enemies make the best lovers...There are three things I hate: Bratwurst in any form, my neighbors boinking like farm animals at 3 AM, and Chase Jett.Mostly I hate Chase Jett. It's been ten years since he took …

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Book Blitz: The First Man by Alex Kelly (Excerpt, Giveaway)

The First Man Author: Alex KellySeries: From Connemara With Love, book 2Publication date: February 25th 2021Genres: Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQ+, RomanceGoodreads / Amazon ShaneDo you want to know what it means to live like me? It means being forced not to look at him, not to touch him, not to be left alone in the same …

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Blog Tour: Fandom Hearts by Cathy Yardley (Excerpt)

Today we have the blog tour of Cathy Yardley’s Level Up & One True Pairing!Check out this gorgeous romance and be sure to get your copy today! Level Up Author: Cathy YardleyAmazon • Barnes & Noble • iTunes • Kobo • Goodreads SummaryGeeky introvert Tessa Rodriguez will do whatever it takes to get promoted to …

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Discussion: Romance Novel Sub-Genres

It's February, which means the first half of the month was filled with think-pieces on the romance genre - usually articles requiring very little actual thought. Since what seems to come to mind when non-romance readers think of genre romance is a cheesy clinch cover with a shirtless Fabio clutching a scantily clad buxom lady, …

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