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!
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
Heather The Forever Endeavor by Chuck Wendig Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon Run by Kody Keplinger Dead Things by Stephen Blackmoore Ghost Girl in the Corner by Daniel José Older Tqwana Salsa Nocturna by Daniel José Older Can’t Help Falling in Love by Bella Andre Along Came Love by Tracey Livesay Scarred by Marie Long Whatever You … Continue reading E-Book Haul: November 2016
It’s July, which means the first half of 2016 is behind us already. We haven’t made a list in a long time (and you know how we love lists). What better reason for a new list than a semi-annual celebration of the books we loved. Old and new make the list. Tqwana – The Bourbon … Continue reading 80 Books' Favorite Reads of 2016…So Far
It’s that time of year again. All the hearts and flowers and candy should be making their way into stores everywhere. Yes, it’s almost Valentine’s Day. We love love all year long here at 80 Books. Romance novels are part of our thing. But, in honor of V-Day, we thought we’d put together a list of … Continue reading Novel Ideas: Valentine’s Reading List 2016