Category Archives: contemporary

Symbolic Interactionism: Creating Authentic Characters in Bitter Like Orange Peel by Jessica Bell & Giveaway

Categories: adult, book tour, contemporary, giveaway, guest post, Jessica Bell, Xpresso Book Tours
Bitter Like Orange Peel By Jessica Bell Editions: ebook, paperback Published: November 1st 2013 by Vine Leaves Press Genre: Adult Contemporary Six women. One man. Seven secrets. One could ruin them all. Kit is a twenty-five-year-old archaeology undergrad, who doesn’t like to get her hands dirty. Life seems purposeless. But if she could track down her father, Roger, maybe her perspective would change. The only problem—Roger is as rotten as the decomposing oranges in her back yard according to the women in her life: Ailish, her Read more [...]

Stim by Kevin Berry Excerpt

Categories: book tour, contemporary, excerpt, Kevin Berry, new adult, spotlight, Xpresso Book Tours
Stim By Kevin Berry Editions: ebook, paperback Published: October 16th 2013 by Waspie Publishing Genre: New Adult Contemporary Robert is different. He has Asperger’s Syndrome. He experiences the world differently to 99% of the population. Follow his entertaining and highly empathetic story as he struggles to realise and accept who he really is, try to understand other people—which he cannot—and find a girlfriend. Especially find a girlfriend—he’s decided it’s his special project for the year. Accompanied on this transformative Read more [...]

Crash into You by Katie McGarry

Categories: 5 butterflies, contemporary, Katie McGarry, netgalley, new adult, Pushing the Limits series, RBR, review, romance
Crash into You (Pushing the Limits #3) By Katie McGarry Editions: ebook, hardcover, paperback Expected publication: November 26th 2013 by Harlequin Teen Genre: New Adult Contemporary / Romance Source: NEtGalley In a Flutter: Kickass awesome! The girl with straight As, designer clothes and the perfect life-that's who people expect Rachel Young to be. So the private-school junior keeps secrets from her wealthy parents and overbearing brothers...and she's just added two more to the list. One involves racing strangers down dark country Read more [...]

TAUT by J.A. Huss Cover Reveal & Giveaway

Categories: book tour, contemporary, cover reveal, giveaway, J.A. Huss, new adult, romance, Rook and Ronin series, Xpresso Book Tours
TAUT: The Ford Book (A Rook and Ronin Spinoff) By J.A. Huss Editions: ebook, paperback Expected publication: January 2014 Genre: New Adult Contemporary / Romance Ford Aston is getting the f*ck out of Denver. He does not give a shit about blizzards, getting his old ass Bronco over the Rocky Mountains in one piece, or a girl knocking on his hotel door looking to be saved. Ford Aston is known for many things. Being an emotionless, messed up bastard, a freakishly smart social outcast, and a cold, domineering master who keeps “pets” Read more [...]

The Whole Golden World by Kristina Riggle and Q&A with author

Categories: adult, contemporary, drama, fiction, fluttering thoughts, interview, Kristina Riggle, RBR
The Whole Golden World By Kristina Riggle Editions: ebook, hardcover, paperback Published: November 5th 2013 by William Morrow Paperbacks Genre: Adult Contemporary / Drama Source: review copy In a Flutter: Dramatic and engaging! To the outside Diana and Joe have a perfect family-three lovely children, a beautiful home, and a café that's finally taking off. But their world is rocked when it's discovered that their oldest daughter, 17-year-old Morgan is having an affair with her married teacher, TJ Hill. Their town rocks with the Read more [...]