Publisher: Berkley

E-galley Review:  A Cosmic Kind of Love by Samantha Young

E-galley Review: A Cosmic Kin..

Posted October 22, 2022 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

Blurb: Space is the last thing an event planner and an astronaut need in this charming new romantic comedy from New York Timesbestselling author Samantha Young. When event planner Hallie Goodman receives party-inspiration material from the bride of her latest wedding project, the last thing she expects to find in the files are digital videos from […]

L-L-L-Little Reviews #41: Five Romances, a YA Sci-Fi, and a Paranormal Romance.

L-L-L-Little Reviews #41: Five..

Posted June 25, 2022 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 6 Comments

So I’m behind on some reviews of paperback books from March and April, and then I’ve got three audiobook reviews from last month, and one from this month I may as well add in as well! And then as I was typing this up I finished a review book I was behind on, and decided […]

L-L-L-Little Reviews #39: Another All Audiobook Edition – 11 Reviews

L-L-L-Little Reviews #39: Anot..

Posted May 14, 2022 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 3 Comments

I haven’t done one of these posts since January I think, and I’ve listened to quite a few since then, even if a few were only novellas. Turning Back (Turning #2) by J.A. Huss: My Review: I enjoyed the first one in this series, and decided I needed to listen to the rest before I […]

Review:  The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood

Review: The Love Hypothesis b..

Posted February 16, 2022 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 12 Comments

Blurb: When a fake relationship between scientists meets the irresistible force of attraction, it throws one woman’s carefully calculated theories on love into chaos.  As a third-year Ph.D. candidate, Olive Smith doesn’t believe in lasting romantic relationships–but her best friend does, and that’s what got her into this situation. Convincing Anh that Olive is dating […]

Blog Tour Review:  The Singles Table (Marriage Game #3) by Sara Desai

Blog Tour Review: The Singles..

Posted November 19, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour, Review / 5 Comments

“A beautifully told rom-com that’s full of laughs, heart, and scorching sexual tension.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review) The Singles Table, the diverse swoon-worthy romantic comedy from Sara Desai, is now available! Synopsis: Opposites attract in this romantic comedy about a free-spirited lawyer who is determined to find the perfect match for the grumpy bachelor at her […]

E-galley Review:  Much Ado About You by Samantha Young

E-galley Review: Much Ado Abo..

Posted January 31, 2021 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 6 Comments

Synopsis: The cozy comforts of an English village bookstore open up a world of new possibilities for Evie Starling in this charming new romantic comedy from New York Times bestselling author Samantha Young. At thirty-three-years old Evangeline Starling’s life in Chicago is missing that special something. And when she’s passed over for promotion at work, Evie realizes […]

L-L-L-Little Reviews #11 – Two Way Overdue ARCs

L-L-L-Little Reviews #11 ̵..

Posted April 5, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 14 Comments

Both of these ARCs are titles that were published in 2018, one June, one September.  They’re different kinds of stories, but I thought I’d go ahead and post my reviews of these two together for a little different post this time.  The first is a YA book, the second is an adult romantic contemporary.  Rabbit […]

Six Adult/New Adult Contemporary Romance/Erotica Mini-Reviews

Six Adult/New Adult Contempora..

Posted June 12, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

Behind, again, with reviews. But ended up today with one post not being ready because the book itself hasn’t been released.  Ended up with extra time to just blog since my school library is pretty much ready for me to leave it for the summer as they get ready to do construction and kick us […]

Four Romance Mini-Reviews of Books by Three of My Favorite Authors

Four Romance Mini-Reviews of B..

Posted April 22, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 0 Comments

As I keep mentioning, over and over, I am way behind on reviews.  So whenever I feel that I can, I am combining multiple reviews into one post, and making each book have just a mini-review.  I really hope to soon get back on track with blogging/reviewing a book basically within a day or two […]