Month: July 2021

Author Interview:  21 Questions by Alexandria Rizik

Author Interview: 21 Question..

Posted July 31, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in author interview, promo post / 2 Comments

Synopsis: In Laguna Beach, California, sixteen-year-old Kendra Dimes is preparing for the 2010 USA Surfing Prime West. She’ll be competing this year in honor of her brother, who was a surfer too, but who died from a drug overdose. Kendra has suffered anxiety attacks ever since her brother’s death, and surfing is what’s been helping […]

L-L-L-Little Reviews #32: 3 Audiobooks, a Prequel Novella, and a Rom-Com

L-L-L-Little Reviews #32: 3 Au..

Posted July 30, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

Okay, I’m getting caught up! With yesterday and today’s posts done I will have all my books needing reviews, other than my DNFs, finished. Perfect for getting ready to start my new job next week! Live and Let Grow by Penny Reid: My Review: So actually, as the blurb says, you could read this for […]

L-L-L-Little Reviews #31: One Old and One  Newish by Jennifer L. Armentrout

L-L-L-Little Reviews #31: One ..

Posted July 29, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 6 Comments

Trying to get caught up on my past due reviews, and this will really help! I thought since I’d read two JLA books this summer, neither as part of a tour, I’d just combine them into one review post together. One is the final book in a series, and the other is the first book […]

Blog Tour Review:  My Always One by Aleatha Romig

Blog Tour Review: My Always O..

Posted July 28, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour, Review / 2 Comments

Synopsis: When we were young, Samantha Anderson was the girl down the street. For as long as I remember, she’s been my partner in crime, in adventures, and in almost everything. Sami is fun and sexy, my greatest confidant, and my best friend. From early on, we vow that our relationship will never change—through thick […]

Lisa’s Looking Forward To #1..

Posted July 28, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in LLFT / 12 Comments

Once again I’ll be joining up with the Can’t Wait Wednesday posts hosted by Wishful Endings. Since this will be the first week of a month, there are a TON of new books coming out. And actually, the day this post is for will be my first day at my new library since I have to […]

E-galley Review:  Love Next Door by Helena Hunting

E-galley Review: Love Next Do..

Posted July 26, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

Synopsis: When Dillion Stitch left her hometown, she had no intention of going back. But when her brother gets into trouble, Dillion reluctantly agrees to return home to take her place at the family business. Being back in Pearl Lake after all these years feels familiar, but also brings a few surprises. She’s quick to […]

Weekly Wrap-Up #26

Posted July 25, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Weekly Wrap Up / 32 Comments

Once again I’ll be linking this up with the Sunday Post (hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer). I did a lot last weekend to try to get this past week as much posted ahead as I could so that the other time I had I would be either writing or else reading. So that meant that […]

Audiobook Review:  You Spin Me (Boston Classics #3) by Karen Grey

Audiobook Review: You Spin Me..

Posted July 24, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 3 Comments

Synopsis: Some scars go further than skin deep… 1988 doesn’t end well for Jessica Abraham. In just one week she turns thirty, loses her day job, and loses the role of Ophelia to a younger actress. Rallying, she goes after a part at a theater outside of the city, but the director’s plan to hide […]