By Tqwana B. Now that Thanksgiving is over, I can finally break out the Christmas Playlist, and my favorite part of the season – holiday romances! Okay, second favorite, because presents! *Sings It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year* We’re just going to pretend that I didn’t start decorating 2 weeks ago… My list … Continue reading Give Love on Christmas Day…with Book Recs!
You may have noticed 80 Books isn’t as actively reviewing books, but that doesn’t mean we are not reading! Take a look at our favorites for this year so far. Heather (in no particular order) I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez Monday’s Not Coming by Tiffany Jackson A Hope Divided … Continue reading 80 Books Blog’s Favorite Books of 2018 (so far)
By Tqwana B. Valentine’s Day is next week, so every media outlet is trotting out their hot take on romance novel ‘guilty pleasures.’ Guilty? Excuse me?? ‘Tis the season, I guess. Many, if not all, will probably be snarky, condescending, and dismissive in tone. God forbid that positive, women-centered literature should be taken seriously. It’s … Continue reading How Romance Novels Helped Save Me
By Tqwana B. Happy New Year! and Happy new releases for 2018. It’s already shaping up to be a brilliant one for books. Here’s my list of new books I can’t wait to get my hands on. FYI, this list doesn’t include books that are coming out in 2018 that I’ve already read, like The … Continue reading Tqwana’s Most Anticipated Reads of 2018 (so far…)
It’s been two weeks, and we’re still here! And all the new January books are happening in the second half of the month. Aren’t you lucky? Feversong (Fever #9) by Karen Marie Moning (Jan. 17th; Urban Fantasy; Delacorte Press) – A#1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Marie Moning returns with the epic conclusion to … Continue reading New Releases: January 16-31, 2017