How to “husband” like a romance novel hero

The romance genre is the largest in the publishing world. It makes more money each year than all other fictional genres combined.  There are twenty-nine million readers who regularly pick up romance novels, and the average romance reader completes ten books a month.  The incredible success of the genre would indicate that romance writers have tappedContinue reading “How to “husband” like a romance novel hero”

Crazy Stupid Bromance by Lyssa Kay Adams

I’ve loved every one of Lyssa Kay Adam’s Bromance Novels, but this one might just be my favorite! If you’re unfamiliar to the series, here’s the premise. A group of men have a secret romance book club. They refer to the books as “manuals” and use them to improve their own relationships. Honestly, it’s aContinue reading “Crazy Stupid Bromance by Lyssa Kay Adams”

Four Books to Read If You Love a Student-Teacher Romance

How do you choose your next read?   Sometimes I browse for books by my favorite authors, but most of the time I search for whatever trope I’m in the mood for. And for the last two weeks, I’ve been obsessed with student-teacher romances. I don’t know what it is about this scenario that does itContinue reading “Four Books to Read If You Love a Student-Teacher Romance”

Much Ado About You by Samantha Young

I have a special place in my heart for the British Isles. This love stems, in part, from my own family heritage. Mostly, it’s rooted in years of watching romantic BBC programming. Who doesn’t adore a hero with a sexy accent and a good pair of wellies? A gossipy village, or a heroine who discoversContinue reading “Much Ado About You by Samantha Young”

What Happens In London by Julia Quinn

What Happens In London is Julia Quinn’s second book in the Bevelstoke Series.  While none of the Bridgerton characters are mentioned, it does take place in the same universe.  Our hero and heroine even get to attend the Smythe-Smith Musicale.  It goes without saying that Julia Quinn is a master of her craft.  Her authorialContinue reading “What Happens In London by Julia Quinn”

The Ex Talk by Rachel Lynn Solomon

I’ve been patiently waiting for Rachel Lynn Solomon’s The Ex Talk to become available through my local public library (the only way I can afford my reading habit, by the way). Last night, I was delighted to see my hold was FINALLY ready. It’s been less than twenty-four hours, and I’ve already devoured this book. Continue reading “The Ex Talk by Rachel Lynn Solomon”

Wicked Intentions by Elizabeth Hoyt

Are you craving a novel set in the darkest and seediest parts of London, where a violent predator is on the loose?  Are you drawn to broody and emotionally unavailable heroes, with desires that cannot be named in polite society?  Do you like a heroine with secret desires of her own?  If so, you willContinue reading “Wicked Intentions by Elizabeth Hoyt”