Dear Diary: In search of some encouragement and postive energy (weight loss and depression)

OK friends, this isn't book-related but I need to put it out there in the universe. So you get a personal post today - yay? Real talk: according to my BMI, I'm morbidly obese. I'm 5'4" and 268 lbs (that's right, putting that all out there in the public eye) and I've been fat as …

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Discussion: Diversity in Romance part 2 – mental and physical ability

As a follow up to my April 2018 post about Diversity in Romance, I wanted to talk some more about diversity in romance - specifically main characters with mental, physical, and sensory disabilities. ***IMPORTANT: I am writing this from a place of good intentions, but you know what they say about the road to hell…  …

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Book Review: Infamous (Famous #2) by Jenny Holiday

InfamousAuthor: Jenny HolidaySeries: Famous, Book 2Publisher: Jenny Holiday Publishing date: March 20, 2018Kindle, 272 pagesAmazon  GoodreadsSummary: Is he brave enough to face the music? All that up-and-coming musician Jesse Jamison has ever wanted is to be on the cover of Rolling Stone. When a gossip website nearly catches him kissing someone who isn’t his famous …

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Blog Tour: Map of the Heart by Susan Wiggs (Excerpt, Review)

Widowed by an unspeakable tragedy, accomplished photographer Camille Palmer has made her peace with the past and is content with the quiet safety of life with her teenage daughter, Julie, in a sleepy coastal town. Then the arrival of a mysterious package breaks open the door to her family’s secret past. In uncovering a hidden …

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Guest Post: Peekaboo’s Corner – Romance Novel Conventions

Welcome, dear ones, to this edition of Peekaboo’s Corner. Grab a drink, a chair, a fancy hat, and let’s get started. This week, we will be discussion romance conventions. What is this tom-foolery, you might be asking yourself? Have you heard of Comic-Con? That great big gathering where hundreds of thousands of people gather to …

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Book Review: Famous by Jenny Holiday

FamousAuthor: Jenny HolidaySeries: Famous, Book 1Publisher: Jenny HolidayPublishing date: July 11, 2017Kindle, 282 pagesAmazon  GoodreadsSummary: Everyone knows her face. He knows her heart.Emerson Quinn is famous. Girls want to be her. Boys want to date her. Each record outsells the last. All that remains is to continue transitioning her brand from its teenage fan base …

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Book Review: Making Up (London Celebrities #3) by Lucy Parker

Making UpAuthor: Lucy ParkerSeries: London Celebrities, Book 3Publisher: Carina PressPublication Date: May 28, 2018ebook, 245 pagesAmazon  GoodreadsSummary: Once upon a time, circus artist Trix Lane was the best around. Her spark vanished with her confidence, though, and reclaiming either has proved…difficult. So when the star of The Festival of Masks is nixed and Trix is …

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Book Review: Acting on Impulse (Love on Cue #1) by Mia Sosa

Acting on ImpulseAuthor: Mia SosaSeries: Love on Cue, Book 1Publisher: Avon ImpulsePublished: October 31, 2017Paperback, 400 pagesGoodreads  AmazonSummary: After a very public breakup with a media-hungry politician, fitness trainer Tori Alvarez escapes to Aruba for rest, relaxation, and copious amounts of sex on the beach—the cocktail, that is. She vows to keep her vacation a …

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Cover Reveal: The Revolution of Jack Frost by K.M. Robinson

The Revolution of Jack Frost K.M. RobinsonPublished by: Bleeding Ink PublishingPublication date: November 6th 2018Genres: Dystopian, Fairy Tales, Retelling, Young AdultNo one inside the snow globe knows that Morozoko Industries is controlling their weather, testing them to form a stronger race that can survive the fall out from the bombs being dropped in the outside …

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