Category Archives: contemporary

Blitzkrieg Love by Livia Olteano Cover Reveal

Categories: bewitching book tours, book tour, contemporary, cover reveal, hot romance, Livia Olteano, new adult, Night People series
Blitzkrieg Love (Night People #1)By Livia OlteanoEditions: ebook, POD to be released sometime laterExpected publication: June 24th 2013 by Crimson RomanceGenre: New Adult Contemporary / Erotic RomanceDISCLAIMER: This is a novel written by me :D“Don’t try to be my hero. Don’t care about me. Don’t let go.”Twenty-two-year-old Beatrice Stevens lives to dance. Two years ago she walked in on the picture of horror: after stabbing her mom 34 times, her father killed himself. She found his corpse still clutching at her mom’s, determined not to Read more [...]

Yellow Socks and Blood Spots by Bailey J. Thompson

Categories: Bailey J. Thompson, contemporary, spotlight, ya
Yellow Socks and Blood SpotsBy Bailey J. ThompsonEditions: paperbackPublished: May 15th 2013 by Yellow Iris PressGenre: YA ContemporaryTwo lines means pregnant, and pregnant is the very last thing seventeen-year-old Isabelle wanted to be. She’s just beginning her senior year, she’s rekindling the respectable relationship she once had with her family and she has finally fallen in love.Her boyfriend, Jason wants an abortion, while Isabelle wants to give her baby a chance at life, whether that means adoption or raising her baby herself. Her situation Read more [...]

Review: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Categories: 5 butterflies, bomy award of excellence, contemporary, drama, John Green, RAWBLlinkup, review, romance, ROMR, ya
The Fault in Our StarsBy John GreenEditions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperbackPublished: January 10th 2012 by Dutton BooksGenre: YA Contemporary / Romance / DramaSource: own copyDespite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel s story is about to be completely rewritten.Insightful, bold, irreverent, and raw, The Fault in Our Read more [...]

Review: Dare You To by Katie McGarry

Categories: 5 butterflies, arc, bomy award of excellence, contemporary, Katie McGarry, netgalley, new adult, Pushing the Limits series, RBR, romance
Dare You To (Pushing the Limits #2) By Katie McGarryEditions: ebook, hardcover, paperbackExpected publication: May 28th 2013 by Harlequin TeenGenre: New Adult Contemporary / RomanceSource: NetGalleyRyan lowers his lips to my ear. "Dance with me, Beth.""No." I whisper the reply. I hate him and I hate myself for wanting him to touch me again...."I dare you..."If anyone knew the truth about Beth Risk's home life, they'd send her mother to jail and seventeen-year-old Beth who knows where. So she protects her mom at all costs. Until the day her uncle Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: Portrait of a Crossroads by Kelly Rand + Excerpt

Categories: #FF, 5 butterflies, book tour, contemporary, excerpt, fluttering thoughts, Kelly Rand, new adult, RBR, romance, short story
Portrait of a CrossroadsBy Kelly RandEditions: ebookExpected publication: May 20th 2013 by Riptide PublishingGenre: New Adult FxF Contemporary / RomanceSource: NetGalleySince finding her father’s body at the bottom of the basement stairs, Annette’s been drifting through her days, watching cars pass down the rural Ontario crossroads beside her house. Her brothers have no great ambitions, but Annette remembers a time when she did. She just can’t remember what they are.Then she meets her neighbour, Sadie, a tattooed, world-weary, newly single Read more [...]

Spotlight: Hold Me Down Hard by Cathryn Fox + Excerpt

Categories: adult, book tour, Cathryn Fox, contemporary, excerpt, hot romance, spotlight
Hold Me Down HardBy Cathryn FoxEditions: ebookPublished: May 13th 2013 by Entangled: FlirtGenre: Adult Contemporary / Romance {Hot}When Eden Carver, Iowa farm girl turned NY actress, decides to seduce the sexy cop next door, she begins to wonder if she’s bitten off more than she can chew. The last thing Officer Jay Bennett wants is to cross a line with the sweet and innocent country girl—no matter how much he’d like to help himself to a nibble. Not only are they in the friendship zone, a naïve girl like Eden doesn’t belong in his dangerous Read more [...]