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. Remember that time I said I’d figure out a way to do more, but shorter reviews? I’ve finally done it. Welcome to the first edition of Buy It or Try It, in which I give a short review of the most recent books I’ve read and whether you should, well, buy it … Continue reading Buy It or Try It: Brief Book Reviews, Vol. 1
By Tqwana B. Seems all the cool people are in San Diego this week for RWA 2016. Sadly, that doesn’t include us. But, we’re there in spirit. And to mark the occasion, this week’s #FridayReads is a rec list of some of my favorite RITA nominated romance authors. Your TBR pile will thank you. Marie … Continue reading RITA Nominated #FridayReads
By Tqwana B. Remember that time two romance authors joked about writing a BDSM novel starring Thomas Jefferson and his slave, Sally Hemings? LOLing at the idea of him giving her shackles? Yeah, I didn’t think it was funny either. That book didn’t happen, though they did write one with Jefferson’s daughter — legitimate, obviously, making … Continue reading Hot Air: Bad Boys or Just Bad People?
**Okay. So, we’ve been avoiding less than positive reviews on the blog, with the exception of a #fbf review that shall not be named. And you know what? That’s not realistic. We will not like all the books we read. And like we said in our inaugural post, it’s nothing personal toward the author. We … Continue reading #fbf to Trying to Figure Out Whose Love Story is Actually Being Told