Tag: NYC

Special Surprise Announcement:..

Posted September 13, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

425 Madison Avenue Season Two Announcement We’re so excited to finally announce that 425 Madison Avenue is returning for a second season, beginning in early 2020! This season will feature some new authors as well as some of season one’s favs. Back for season two is Allie York, Leigh Lennon, MK Moore, Aubree Valentine, Lauren […]

Blog Tour Review with Giveaway..

Posted April 26, 2019 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 4 Comments

Book info: Title:  We Were Beautiful Author:  Heather Hepler Genre:  YA contemporary Release Date:  April 2nd, 2019 Publisher:  Blink YA Source:  ARC received from publisher which did not influence my opinion in any way My rating:  4 stars Synopsis: It’s been a year since fifteen-year-old Mia Hopkins was in the car crash that killed her […]

Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Bookish S..

Posted December 5, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 32 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday is sponsored by The Broke and The Bookish. Okay,  let’s see what are the top 10 places I want to visit because I read about them in a book, and if I can remember exactly which books made me interested. 1.  Ireland  Hmm, can’t remember exactly which books, but I know there were […]

Promo Post with Giveaway: The..

Posted April 27, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway, promo post / 8 Comments

Book info: Title:  The Shadow Cipher   Author:  Laura Ruby Series:  York #1   Genre:  Middle Grades Science Fiction Published:  May 16th, 2017 Synopsis: It was 1798 when the Morningstarr twins arrived in New York with a vision for a magnificent city: towering skyscrapers, dazzling machines, and winding train lines, all running on technology no […]

Review: Forks, Knives, and Sp..

Posted April 24, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 9 Comments

Book info: Title:  Forks, Knives, and Spoons Author:  Leah DeCesare Genre:  Contemporary romance Published:  April 18th, 2017 Source:  ARC from author for honest review My rating:  4 stars Synopsis: There are three kinds of guys: forks, knives, and spoons. That is the final lesson that Amy York s father sends her off to college with, […]

Release Blitz: An Accident (A..

Posted March 28, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Title: An Accident (Andrew Sister’s #2) Author: Lindsay Marie Miller Genre: Contemporary Romance Release Date: March 28, 2017 Synopsis Amy Andrews is an aspiring young artist living alone in the heart of New York City. With an acceptance letter to NYU in the mail, her dreams of opening her own Manhattan gallery one day appear […]

Review and Release Blitz: All..

Posted March 5, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 2 Comments

Book info: Title: All the Frogs in Manhattan Author: Carrie Aarons Genre: Contemporary Romance Release Date: March 5, 2017 Source:  E-galley from Give Me Books My rating:  5 stars Review: What can I say, but I loved this book!  It really reminds me of the books I used to read about 15 years ago that […]

Audiobook Review: November 9 ..

Posted February 4, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in / 26 Comments

This is going to be a hard review to write because of the amount of love I have for this book, not to mention just how much of a book hangover it gave me, one that I still get twinges from once in awhile.  This was the last audiobook I checked out from the library.  […]

Review: Hellraisers (The Devi..

Posted December 1, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

First, thanks to Edelweiss and Farrar, Straus and Giroux Books for Young Readers for allowing me to read this e-galley.  This is my first book by this author.  I know his other series, Escape from the Furnace, is really popular, and I may have to go back and give them a try now.  We’ll see.  […]

Promo Post: Another Girl By A..

Posted October 8, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in promo post / 4 Comments

Back in August I was contacted by Lauren from Shooting Stars Mag and asked if I might be interested in doing a promo for his new book.  It’s not necessarily my normal type of book, since it’s really NA as opposed to YA, but the story sounded interesting because it does have to do with […]