Month: December 2019

Top 10 of 2019:  New or New-to-Me Authors

Top 10 of 2019: New or New-to..

Posted December 26, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in Top 10 / 8 Comments

Top 10 of 2019 is hosted once again by Kimberly Faye Reads, and this year she has a co-host Ginger @greadsbooks.   This second topic, new or new-to-me authors, is so hard!  Between the new authors I read as part of the whole launch of SmartyPants Romance, or the ARCs of debut authors I get, it’s […]

Top 10 of 2019:  Books I Wish I’d Made Time to Read in 2019

Top 10 of 2019: Books I Wish ..

Posted December 25, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

Top 10 of 2019 is hosted once again by Kimberly Faye Reads, and this year she has a co-host Ginger @greadsbooks.   The first topic of this is books I wish I’d made time to read in 2019.  And that was easier than some of the other topics, because I narrowed it down to just those […]

Cover Reveal:  Just A Little More (425 Madison Ave. #10) by Allie York

Cover Reveal: Just A Little M..

Posted December 23, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Cover Reveal for Just A Little More by Allie York We are so excited to share the cover for JUST A LITTLE MORE by Allie York, the first book in the second season of 425 Madison Avenue. Check out this amazing cover for a must-read accidental pregnancy romance! Book info: Title: Just A Little More  […]

Release Blitz:  Avoiding Temptation (Bro Code Series #1) by Rachek Van Dyken

Release Blitz: Avoiding Tempt..

Posted December 23, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Avoiding Temptation, an all new contemporary romance in the Bro Code series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Rachel Van Dyken, is LIVE! I hit on her first. Realized she was my best friend Finn’s little sister second. And got a bloody nose third — compliments of Finn after he watched me nearly score […]

Book Blitz with Giveaway:  Can’t Buy Me Love (Sinclair Sisters Trilogy #3) by Janet Elizabeth Henderson

Book Blitz with Giveaway: Can..

Posted December 22, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 2 Comments

Book info: Title:  Can’t Buy Me LoveAuthor:  Janet Elizabeth Henderson Series: Sinclair Sisters Trilogy #3Publication date: December 25th 2019Genres: Adult, Comedy, Contemporary, Romance Synopsis: Three awesome series meet in one explosive book! It turned out hell was a small town in the Scottish Highlands. Oh, sure, the locals called it Invertary, but Agnes Sinclair knew […]

Cleaning Up My TBR With a Giveaway (US Only) – Down the TBR Hole #52

Cleaning Up My TBR With a Give..

Posted December 21, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in CUTBR, giveaway / 6 Comments

This meme was started by Lost in a Story.  Here is how it works: Go to your goodreads to-read shelf. Order on ascending date added. Take the first 5 (or 10 if you’re feeling adventurous) books (or 20 if you keep adding like I do!) Read the synopses of the books Decide: keep it or should it […]

ARC Review:  Song of the Crimson Flower (Rise of the Empress companion) by Julie C. Dao

ARC Review: Song of the Crims..

Posted December 20, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

Book info: Title:  Song of the Crimson Flower Author:  Julie C. Dao Series:  Rise of the Empress companion Genre: YA fantasy Release Date:  November 5th, 2019 Publisher: Philomel Books Source:  ARC one on Bookish First which did not influence my opinion My rating:  4 stars Synopsis:  From the acclaimed author of Forest of a Thousand Lanterns comes […]

Blog Tour Review with Excerpt:  Recipe for Disaster by Allie York

Blog Tour Review with Excerpt:..

Posted December 19, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour, Review / 2 Comments

Review and Excerpt Tour for RECIPE FOR DISASTER by Allie York  Brought to you by Forever Write PR     Allie York is back but with her first-ever YA novel, Recipe for Disaster. For Aimee, all it took was a misdialed number to bring “Muffin Guy” into her life and a texting relationship that ends […]

Lisa’s Looking Forward To #42 – December 31st, 2019

Lisa’s Looking Forward T..

Posted December 18, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in LLFT / 24 Comments

Back to joining up with the Waiting on Wednesday Posts, and the Can’t Wait Wednesday posts hosted by Wishful Endings.  Only two this week, and I’m posting for two weeks from now, since I don’t have any for next week. From my ARC list for December 31st, 2019: Sounds just like my type of book.  […]

Release Blitz:  Seducing Mrs. Robinson by Rachel Van Dyken

Release Blitz: Seducing Mrs. ..

Posted December 18, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Seducing Mrs. Robinson, an all new contemporary romance by #1 New York Times bestselling author Rachel Van Dyken, is LIVE! We’ve all been there, some more than others, you know what I’m talking about, where you have the hots for the new business teacher. I was one hundred percent that guy. I shamelessly flirted with […]