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Mini Review: Clementine by Amanda Linsmeier

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Clementine by Amanda Linsmeier Published: November 16, 2016 Publisher: Emerald Lily Publishing Format: Free Kindle read Rating: 4/5 Synopsis In this short story, Clementine makes an unfortunate discovery and takes the ultimate sweet revenge on the one who betrayed her. My Thoughts At a mere 19 pages, Clementine was an enjoyable read. It's about Clementine and how she finds out a secret her boyfriend has been hiding and how she gets her revenge. I found this read funny and entertaining. I didn’t expect much for such a short read but I was completely happy for what its worth.

Audiobook Review: Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

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Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult Published: October 11, 2016 Publisher: Ballantine Books Format: audiobook via Overdrive Rating: 5/5 Synopsis Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with more than twenty years' experience. During her shift, Ruth begins a routine checkup on a newborn, only to be told a few minutes later that she's been reassigned to another patient. The parents are white supremacists and don't want Ruth, who is African American, to touch their child. The hospital complies with their request, but the next day, the baby goes into cardiac distress while Ruth is alone in the nursery. Does she obey orders or does she intervene? Ruth hesitates before performing CPR and, as a result, is charged with a serious crime. Kennedy McQuarrie, a white public defender, takes her case but gives unexpected advice: Kennedy insists that mentioning race in the courtroom is not a winning strategy. Conflicted by Kennedy's co

Book Blitz: Run Away with Me by Mila Gray

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Run Away With Me Mila Gray (Come Back to Me #3) Published by: Simon Pulse Publication date: November 28, 2017 Genres: New Adult, Romance Emerson Lowe and popular ice-hockey player Jake McCallister have been best friends since third grade but just as their friendship starts to morph into something more, a terrible event occurs that heralds the end of innocence for both of them. Within a week, Jake’s living on the other side of the country and Emerson is left alone to pick up the pieces of her life in a small town determined to paint her as a liar. Seven years on and Emerson is still living on the beautiful Pacific West island of Bainbridge, helping her family run their outdoor adventure company. The last thing she needs is Jake turning up, bringing with him old memories and opening up old wounds. But Jake—even better looking than Emerson remembered and on the cusp of a bright sporting future—seems determined to revive their friendship no matter how much Emerson tries to push h

Cover Reveal: Promise by Melody Winter

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Promise: A Christmas Novella by Melody Winter Publication date: December 5, 2017 Genres: Adult, Romance Charlotte Walker and Adam Middleton were childhood sweethearts until the day he and his family disappeared. All he left Charlotte was a scrappy piece of paper with a few throwaway words: ‘I’ll never forget you. I promise.’ After eight years of hoping he’d come back into her life, Charlotte can no longer bear the heartbreak of Adam’s broken promise. Retreating to a remote cabin to spend a quiet Christmas holiday alone, Charlotte is determined to push the ghost of Adam into the past and focus on moving forward with the rest of her life. But when a bearded man knocks on the cabin door on Christmas Eve, could he hold the answer to Charlotte’s years of heartache? Add to Goodreads / Pre-order Author Bio: Growing up, Melody Winter showed a natural ability in art, a head for maths, and a tendency to write far too long English essays. Difficult to place in the worl

Blitz: Right Gift Wrong Day by Natalie Decker

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Right Gift. Wrong Day Natalie Decker (Offsides, #1.5) Published by: Swoon Romance Publication date: November 24th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult Tyler Richardson is freaking out! Not only did he invite his new girlfriend to meet his entire family, this is also the day they will exchange gifts. But what do you get a girl after dating for only two weeks? Should he listen to his friends and just give her a card, or should he ask for a second opinion? Layla can’t believe she agreed to have dinner with Tyler and his family. What if they don’t like her? To make matter’s worse, they agreed to exchange Christmas gifts. The boy already has everything. And what if she gets him something that’s nicer than what he gets her? That would be really awkward. Asking him what he would like is completely out of the question. Maybe she should ask his friends for help. After a rocky start, Tyler and Layla’s relationship is everybody’s relationship goals. But can Tyler and Layla s

Blitz: A Merrily Matched Christmas Anthology

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A MERRILY MATCHED CHRISTMAS Anthology is available now for #99cents and on #KU! Find a new book boyfriend to snuggle up with under the mistletoe this year! →#Amazon // #KU:   http://amzn.to/2hCFdBR Unwrapping in time for Christmas 2017. Snuggle up with new holiday favorites for a kiss under the mistletoe. From handsome strangers to second chances, this collection will keep your heart warm and toasty this holiday season! So grab some eggnog and a blanket and curl up by the fire with a sexy new book boyfriend! ​ Includes the following novelettes: A Merry Matchmaker Mess by USA Today bestselling author Virginia Nelson Veronica “Ronnie” Murray loved fixer-upper projects, and she’d never met one as challenging as her coworker, Elijah Conrad. Eli may be an absentminded and sometimes grumpy genius, but he carries a sadness in his eyes… one she knows love will cure. Eli isn’t looking for love, but he can’t help but notice the feisty little Ronnie’s attempts to play matchmaker. She might

Blog Blitz/Review: Christmas Secrets in Snowflake Cove

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Christmas Secrets in Snowflake Cove by Emily Harvale Published: October 26, 2017 Publisher: Crescent Gate Publishing Rating: 4/5 Synopsis Christmas is a time for family and friends, miracles and magic, falling snow and roaring fires, fun, laughter and festive feasts. In Snowflake Cove, it’s also a time for secrets to be revealed. Evie Starr is hoping for more than a sprinkling of magic this Christmas. The family-run Snowflake Inn is virtually empty and the Starr’s financial future isn’t looking bright. But Evie’s gran, Jessie has a secret that might help. Enigmatic, Zachary Thorn is every woman’s dream. He’s also ex-SAS, so his secrets are classified. The Christmas Special of his feel-good, TV show is set in Michaelmas Bay – until a phone call means he’s spending Christmas in nearby Snowflake Cove. Evie’s best friend, Juniper thinks boyfriend Darren has a secret. Evie knows he does. And Evie’s niece, Raven is hiding feelings for Juniper’s brother - who has a secret c

Mini Review: Autumn at Apple Hill by Angie Ellington

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Autumn at Apple Hill by Angie Ellington Published: June 7, 2017 Format: free Kindle read Rating: 4/5 Synopsis Elise Jacobs is ready for a change. Recently divorced, she relocates to her hometown of Landover, Maine to operate a bed and breakfast she inherited from her grandmother. After growing up with the fondest memories of her childhood being spent there, she relishes the chance for a fresh start and an opportunity to revive the inn.  As summer gives way to Autumn, the inn is returning to its’ grandeur. A handsome guest sets out to challenge Elise at every turn. She knows the type...or does she?  Join Elise in finding a renewed zest for life, friendship, and possibly...even...love. My Thoughts Autumn at Apple Hill is an enjoyable read about Elise who in an effort to get over her divorce decides to move back to her hometown and take over her late grandmother's inn. The inn means the world to her not only because it belonged to her grandparents but also becau

Cover Reveal: Something Just Like This by Tracy Krimmer

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Today is the cover reveal for Something Just Like This by Tracy Krimmer. This cover reveal is organized by Lola's Blog Tours. Something Just Like This b y Tracy Krimmer Genre: Romantic Comedy Age category: Adult Release Date: February 14, 2018 Blurb: Love? Second chances? That crap is for romantics, not realists like Juliette. She has a bad attitude about love and an even worse one when it comes to second chances. And she may dress like an elf for a few weeks out of the year, but that doesn’t mean she loves Christmas. Stability? Purpose? Landon is surfing a pleasant wave of both until he's fired. Devastating news from his sister certainly doesn’t help. At least he has the holidays to look forward to. When Landon shows up at the mall and Juliette prevents a disaster, he can’t stop thinking about that sweet elf. Juliette doesn’t believe in the spirit of Christmas, but she can’t help but wonder why Landon was in her line that day. Could Landon deserve one of those

Release Day Blitz: A Very Married Christmas by Samantha Chase

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We are so excited to be bringing you the release blitz for Samantha Chase's A VERY MARRIED CHRISTMAS! This is the perfect romantic read to get you in the holiday spirit - be sure to grab your copy today! About A VERY MARRIED CHRISTMAS She’s ready to deck the halls… But not with wedding decorations. For the most part, Melanie Harper has made her peace with her negative feelings toward Christmas. Thanks to her fiancé, she’s even learned to enjoy the holiday. But that doesn’t mean she wants to share it with her wedding day! He’s dreaming of a white Christmas… Complete with a wedding! Ever since they first met, Josiah Stone has done his best to show Melanie how magical Christmas can be. He’s gotten her to participate in parades, decorate trees and even celebrate the holiday, but asking her to marry him on Christmas Eve just might be more than she’s ready for. Will this be a very Merry or very Married Christmas?  Add A VERY MARRIED CHRISTMAS to your Goodreads shelf HERE

Blog Tour: Plan B by CL Stacey

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Today we have the blog tour for CL Stacey’s Plan B! Check it out and grab your copy today. Title: Plan B Author: CL Stacey Genre: Contemporary Romance About Plan B: Every tick of the clock takes something away. Aryn Andrews is a single father doing the best he can under the circumstances. When you meet the one you love, you plan for everything but the end—especially an end that comes too soon. After losing his wife during childbirth, Aryn vowed to be the kind of father that his daughter, Ayli, could be proud of. Every decision he makes is to ensure her happiness. Bethany Michaelson is a victim of life. Multiple hardships endured, Bethany never fails to find the silver lining in everything. Gracious, loyal, obedient, but above all, she is strong. All she wants is to change her inevitable fate, but in order to do that she has to be the one thing she isn’t. Brave. Aryn has learned to accept his loss. Bethany mourns hers every day.

Blog Tour: Acting On Impulse by Thea Dawson

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Today we have the blog tour for Acting on Impulse by Thea Dawson! Check it out and be sure to grab your copy today! Acting on Impulse by Thea Dawson Genre: Contemporary Romance About Acting on Impulse : She's camera shy. He's a big star. Is love worth the limelight?   Thirteen years ago, Chris McPherson drunkenly declared his love for Joy Albright... right in front of her husband. Though her angry rejection still stings, Chris, now a successful Hollywood actor, has never forgotten his feelings for her. When he returns to Silverweed Falls to direct a summer Shakespeare play, he is thrilled--and a little nervous--to learn that Joy will be managing the play.   Joy Albright's marriage imploded in a public scandal a year ago when her husband was caught by the press with another woman. All she wants now is to avoid the limelight, but she can't refuse the request of a dying friend to help save the local theater group.   Reunited, sparks fly. Joy is desperate to