Posts Tagged ‘ romance ’

She’s a Dead Boy’s Girlfriend: One Moment and Breaking Beautiful

19th June 2012 | Closed

I recently had some concerns that I had read the same book back to back. Reading in topical clusters is not entirely new to me, but when I finished Kristina McBride’s One Moment and Jennifer Shaw Wolf’s Breaking Beautiful, I was amazed by their eerie similarity. And yet I loved them both. The rundown of […]


Drink The Kool Aid: The Right and The Real by Joelle Anthony

26th April 2012 | 9 Comments

I can’t remember the last book that kept me up reading through the night. They don’t come along often. I really love my sleep. But I loved The Right and The Real even more. I started it before bed, figuring I would read a few chapters, but ultimately could not put it down. And it […]


Love and Marriage Go Together Like a Horse and Carriage: Temptation by Karen Ann Hopkins

26th April 2012 | 14 Comments

Noah is Amish. Rose is English. (Not like tea and footy English; just not Amish.) They are not meant to be together, but when they lay eyes on each other, they immediately fall in love and know that they must find a way to spend the rest of their lives together–even if it means one […]


Who Let the Dogs Out: Gone, Gone, Gone by Hannah Moskowitz

17th April 2012 | 5 Comments

Ever since his boyfriend Cody went to a mental hospital, Craig has kept himself busy with a houseful of rescued animals. But one morning he wakes up to find that they are gone. The house has been broken into, and every single dog, cat, and critter has taken off. Lio is a recent Maryland transplant. […]


Semper Fi: Something Like Normal by Trish Doller

12th April 2012 | 7 Comments

The upcoming influx of books related to the war in Iraq and Afghanistan serves as a powerful reminder of just how slow publishing works. Current events and ripped from the headlines stories rarely need to fear coming out too close to an event, it seems, since it can take years to catch up. I’m extremely […]