Tag: romance

Cover Reveal:  The Secret Roommate by Sara Ney

Cover Reveal: The Secret Room..

Posted July 29, 2022 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour / 2 Comments

Release Date: October 4 All I need is a place to hide for a few weeks.   The paparazzi were on my ass 24/7 and I needed a bit of breathing room—an escape from the madness—before the media frenzy begins.   Sure, I could have gone to a secluded cabin in the woods—but I didn’t […]

ARC Review:  The Darkest Star (Origin #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

ARC Review: The Darkest Star ..

Posted October 28, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 10 Comments

Book info: Title:  The Darkest Star Author:  Jennifer L. Armentrout Series:  Origin #1 Genre:  YA/NA science fiction, romance Release Date: October 30th, 2018 Publisher:  Tor Teen Source:  ARC picked up from publisher at ALA convention, which did not influence my opinion My rating:  5 stars Synopsis: When seventeen-year-old Evie Dasher is caught up in a […]

Cover Reveal – OPERATION:  Get Holly Laid (A Holiday Fling novella) by Callie Vegas

Cover Reveal – OPERATION..

Posted October 26, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Book info: Title:   OPERATION: Get Holly Laid Author:  Callie Vegas Series:  A Holiday Fling novellaPublication date: November 16th, 2018Genres: Erotica, Romance Synopsis: Holly loves Christmas. Or she did until she found her fiancé, Trey, cheating on her. In HER bed. The best way to get over a guy is to get under another one, […]

Blog Tour Interview with Giveaway:  Fragments of Ash (A Modern Fairytale #7) by Katy Regnery

Blog Tour Interview with Givea..

Posted October 9, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 16 Comments

Book info: Title: Fragments of Ash Author:  Katy Regnery Series:  A Modern Fairytale #7Publication date: October 1st, 2018Genres: Fairy Tales, Romance Synopsis: From New York Times bestselling author Katy Regnery comes a dark and twisted retelling of the beloved fairytale, Cinderella! My name is Ashley Ellis… I was thirteen years old when my mother – […]

Three Young Adult ARC Mini-Reviews

Three Young Adult ARC Mini-Rev..

Posted January 19, 2018 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 8 Comments

I’m going to share the three young adult books I’ve read so far this year.  All are ones that I will recommend to students and possibly purchase for the library where I work.  Meet Cute:  Some People are Destined to Meet – an anthology edited by Jennifer L. Armentrout: Published:  January 2nd, 2018 Source:  E-galley […]

Book Blitz with Giveaway:  Jewel of the Gods (Beyond the Gods #2) by Mary Bernsen

Book Blitz with Giveaway: Jew..

Posted December 21, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 4 Comments

Book info: Title:  Jewel of the Gods Author:  Mary Bernsen Series:  Beyond the Gods #2Published by: CTP PulsePublication date: December 19th, 2017Genres: Adult, Fantasy, Mythology, Romance Synopsis: Sold at the age of seventeen to the king of the realm, Ursula has spent the last four years serving as his submissive concubine. She has grown to […]

Top 10 Tuesday:  Best Books I’ve Read So Far in 2017 – Both Romance and Young Adult

Top 10 Tuesday: Best Books I&..

Posted July 4, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

I haven’t participated in this in a long time it seems. And actually, I’m joining into last week’s post, but saved it for this week, just in case anything came up during June that would be added.  I wanted to do this after the first half of the year was officially over.  Now that we’re […]

Review:  For Sale by Owner by Marlene Bateman

Review: For Sale by Owner by ..

Posted February 26, 2017 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Book info: Title:  For Sale by Owner Author:  Marlene Bateman Genre: Romance with a touch of religion, specifically LDS Published:  October 3rd, 2016 Source:  Won on Facebook from author My rating:  3 stars I received this book from the author through a giveaway on Facebook.  Overall it was a sweet story.  While it is a […]

Audiobook Review:  It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover

Audiobook Review: It Ends Wit..

Posted October 13, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

Book info: Title:  It Ends With Us   Author:  Colleen Hoover Genre:  Romance Published:  August 2nd, 2016 Source:  Digital audiobook downloaded from public library My rating:  5 stars Once again I know why I love Colleen Hoover.  This book.  I don’t know if I can even express how good this book was.  So often, because […]

Promo Post:  Island Smile (Jungle Eyes Trilogy #2) by Lindsay Marie Miller

Promo Post: Island Smile (Jun..

Posted October 11, 2016 by Lisa Mandina in promo post / 2 Comments

Book info: Title:  Island Smile   Author:  Lindsay Marie Miller Series:  Jungle Eyes Trilogy #2    Genre:  Romance, Action/Adventure, Historical Release Date:  October 11th, 2016 Add to Goodreads   Synopsis In the summer of 1900, Henry and Elaine Rochester settle along the outskirts of New York City with the birth of their firstborn daughter, Lilly. […]