Month: February 2018

Review: Broken Beautiful Hearts by Kami Garcia

From the #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of BEAUTIFUL CREATURES, comes BROKEN BEAUTIFUL HEARTS—a red-hot romance that will break your heart and put it back together again! Don’t miss this stunning new title from Kami Garcia! BROKEN BEAUTIFUL HEARTS is now available at all fine retailers. Order your copy today! Book info: Title:  Broken Beautiful Hearts […]

Posted February 8, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

Review: The Beauty that Remains by Ashley Woodfolk

Book info: Title:  The Beauty that Remains Author:  Ashley Woodfolk Genre:  YA Contemporary Release Date:  March 6th, 2018 Publisher:  Delacorte Press Source:  E-galley from publisher My rating:  3.5 stars Synopsis: Music brought Autumn, Shay, and Logan together. Death wants to tear them apart.Autumn always knew exactly who she was—a talented artist and a loyal friend. […]

Posted February 6, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 6 Comments

Audiobook Blog Tour Review with Author Interview and Giveaway: Drumline by Stacy Kestwick

Book info: Title:  Drumline Author: Stacy Kestwick Narrators: Stephen Dexter, Tracy Marks Length: 9 hours 5 minutes Publisher: Stacy Kestwick Released: Dec. 4, 2017 Genre: Contemporary Romance   Traditions are important. Especially in the South. College football. Rivalries. Tailgating. Halftime shows. Some things just don’t change. Until Reese Holland shows up with her long legs […]

Posted February 4, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 4 Comments

Release Blitz Review with Giveaway: Stud by Kelly Siskind

Book info: Title: Stud Author: Kelly Siskind Genre: Romantic Comedy Release Date: January 31, 2018    A down-to-earth carpenter. A Prada loving personal shopper.  A Habitat for Humanity project that erects more than walls… The word “nail” has so many meanings: Ainsley Hall’s manicured nails belong in the Museum of Modern Art. The fashionista hammers nails at Habitat for Humanity. She […]

Posted February 3, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 2 Comments

Blog Tour with Giveaway: What the Valley Knows by Heather Christie

Book info: Title:  What The Valley Knows Author:  Heather ChristiePublication date: January 25th, 2018Genres: Romance, Young Adult Synopsis: Millington Valley is a quintessential small Pennsylvania town: families go back generations. Football rules. Kids drink while adults look the other way. High school is a whirlwind of aspiration and rivalry, friendship and jealousy. When smart and […]

Posted February 2, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 8 Comments

Cover Reveal: Heart Stronger by Rachel Blaufeld

Heart Stronger, an all-new emotional romance from Rachel Blaufeld is coming February 19th! Book info: Title:  Heart Stronger Author: Rachel Blaufeld Release Date: February 19th, 2018 Cover Designer: Sarah Hansen, Okay Creations, LLC Photographer: Eric Battershell Model: Rick Van Den Bosch   Synopsis: “Sometimes, I feel like I’m watching a movie . . . that […]

Posted February 1, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Two Young Adult Tear-Jerker Mini-Reviews

These are two YA books that I read and cried even as I enjoyed them more than anything this January.  All of them got 5 stars from me. Without Merit by Colleen Hoover: Published:  October 3rd, 2017 Source:  Purchased paperback/listened to digitally downloaded audiobook from Library My Rating:  5 stars I purchased this book when […]

Posted February 1, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments