Category Archives: contemporary

Blossoms & Flutters: Birthday Girl by Penelope Douglas

Categories: 5 butterflies, Blossoms & Flutters, contemporary, fluttering thoughts, forbidden love, hot romance, May/December, new adult, Penelope Douglas, Rissa, romance, ROMR
Birthday Girl by Penelope Douglas Published April 17th 2018 by Penelope Douglas LLC Genre: New Adult Contemporary Romance Source: own copy In a Flutter: Sexy and Sweet!! From New York Times Bestselling author Penelope Douglas comes a new forbidden love story… JORDAN He took me in when I had nowhere else to go. He doesn’t use me, hurt me, or forget about me. He doesn’t treat me like I’m nothing, take me for granted, or make me feel unsafe. He remembers me, laughs with me, and looks at me. He listens to me, protects me, and Read more [...]

All the Little Lights by Jamie McGuire

Categories: 3 butterflies, contemporary, fluttering thoughts, Jamie McGuire, mystery, netgalley, RBR, teen romance, ya
All the Little Lights by Jamie McGuire Expected publication: May 29th 2018 by Montlake Romance Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Romance Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Interesting The first time Elliott Youngblood spots Catherine Calhoun, he’s just a boy with a camera, and he’s never seen a sadder and more beautiful sight. Both Elliott and Catherine feel like outcasts, yet they find an easy friendship with each other. But when Catherine needs him most, Elliott is forced to leave town. Elliott finally returns, but he and Catherine Read more [...]

Q&A with Jen Wilde & The Brightsiders Giveaway

Categories: book tour, contemporary, famous, giveaway, glbt, hot romance, interview, Jen Wilde, romance, teen romance, Xpresso Book Tours, ya
The Brightsiders Jen Wilde Published by: Swoon ReadsPublication date: May 22nd 2018Genres: Contemporary, LGBTQ+, Young AdultA teen rockstar has to navigate family, love, coming out, and life in the spotlight after being labeled the latest celebrity trainwreck in Jen Wilde’s quirky and utterly relatable novel. As a rock star drummer in the hit band The Brightsiders, Emmy King’s life should be perfect. But there’s nothing the paparazzi love more than watching a celebrity crash and burn. When a night of partying lands Emmy in hospital and Read more [...]

The Chosen Ones by Carol Wyer

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult, Carol Wyer, contemporary, detective, DI Robyn Carter series, fluttering thoughts, mystery, netgalley, procedural, RBR, serial killer
The Chosen Ones (DI Robyn Carter #5) by Carol Wyer Published May 24th 2018 by Bookouture Genre: Adult Procedural Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Tense and super fun They had not been forgiven. And they would never be forgotten …. When a doting young father is murdered and his body discovered in a cornfield for his family to see, it’s a harrowing new case for Detective Robyn Carter. But just as Robyn starts to investigate, a popular local doctor and young mother, is found dead outside her surgery. As Robyn tries to find the link Read more [...]

Hot Asset by Lauren Layne

Categories: 21 Wall Street series, 5 butterflies, adult, billionaire, contemporary, enemies to lovers, fluttering thoughts, hot romance, Lauren Layne, netgalley, RBR, romance
Hot Asset (21 Wall Street #1) by Lauren Layne Expected publication: May 22nd 2018 by Montlake Romance Genre: Adult Contemporary Romance Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Hot and fun Ian Bradley is the definition of a Wall Street hotshot: seven-figure salary, designer suits, and a corner office. His drive off the floor is just as potent. Every woman who knows him has felt the rush. But now he’s met his match in Lara McKenzie—a woman with the power to bring Ian to his knees. An ambitious, whip-smart daughter of FBI agents, Lara is a Read more [...]

Her Last Word by Mary Burton

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult, contemporary, detective, fluttering thoughts, hot romance, Mary Burton, mystery, netgalley, procedural, RBR, romance, romantic suspense, serial killer, suspense
Her Last Word by Mary Burton Expected publication: May 8th 2018 by Montlake Romance Genre: Adult Romantic Suspense Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Entertaining Fourteen years ago, Kaitlin Roe was the lone witness to the abduction of her cousin Gina. She still remembers that lonely Virginia road. She can still see the masked stranger and hear Gina’s screams. And she still suffers the guilt of running away in fear and resents being interrogated as a suspect in the immediate aftermath. Now Kaitlin has only one way to assuage the pain and Read more [...]