Genre: Contemporary

Friday In Focus Macie Steele

Posted 8th April 2016
FIF, Q&A
Friday In Focus Macie Steele

It’s Friday!!!! and today I am delighted to be joined by Marcie Steele to learn a little bit more about her. Tell us a little about you I’m actually Mel Sherratt and I write crime thrillers under my own name. However, I write contemporary women’s fiction under the pen name of Marcie Steele. Marcie loves friends and coffee and cake… and shoes. Tell us about your new book The Second Chance Shoe Shop is about three characters who work in a shoe shop that is threatened with closure. If the […]

The Two of Us

Posted 9th March 2016
Reviews
The Two of Us

Falling in love is the easy part. What matters most is what happens next… Fisher and Ivy have been an item for a whole nineteen days. And they just know they are meant to be together. The fact that they know little else about each other is a minor detail. Over the course of twelve months, in which their lives will change forever, Fisher and Ivy discover that falling in love is one thing, but staying there is an entirely different story. The Two of Us is a charming, honest […]

Dead Ringer Cali-Style Swag Bag Giveaway

Posted 12th November 2015
Blog Tours, Book News, Giveaway
Dead Ringer Cali-Style Swag Bag Giveaway

From the moment Laura Rivers steps foot into Englewood High, she notices the stares—and they aren’t the typical once-overs every pretty new girl endures. The students seem confused and…spooked. Whispers echoing through the halls confirm that something is seriously off. “That new girl looks just like her,” they say. It turns out Laura has a doppelgänger, and it isn’t just anyone—it’s Sarah Castro-Tanner, the girl who killed herself by jumping into the Navasink River one year ago. Laura is determined not to let the gossip ruin her chances of making […]

The Little Bookshop on the Seine Release day blitz

Posted 16th October 2015
Book News
The Little Bookshop on the Seine Release day blitz

La Vie En Rose Bookshop owner Sarah Smith has been offered the opportunity to exchange bookshops with her new Parisian friend for 6 months! And saying yes is a no-brainer – after all, what kind of a romantic would turn down a trip to Paris…for Christmas? Even if it does mean leaving the irresistible Ridge Warner behind, Sarah’s sure she’s in for the holiday of a lifetime – complete with all the books she can read! Imagining days wandering around Shakespeare & Co, munching on croissants, sipping café au laits […]

Cape Cod Promises Blog Tour

Posted 6th October 2015
Blog Tours, Reviews
Cape Cod Promises Blog Tour

Trent Rockwell has it all—a thriving legal practice, coownership of the Rockwell Resort, and a big, loving family. And yet his failed marriage to Reese Nicholson has haunted him for ten long years. Now that he has moved back to Cape Cod Bay to help run his family’s resort, he is surrounded by memories of Reese…and he can’t stop longing for the woman he’d always believed was his one true love. At nineteen, artist Reese Nicholson was swept off her feet by the handsome, charming, and incredibly sensual Trent Rockwell. […]

A Place For Us Part 1

Posted 14th September 2015
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A Place For Us Part 1

The house has soft, purple wisteria twining around the door. You step inside. The hall is cool after the hot summer’s day. The welcome is kind, and always warm. Yet something makes you suspect life here can’t be as perfect as it seems. After all, the brightest smile can hide the darkest secret. But wouldn’t you pay any price to have a glorious place like this? Welcome to Winterfold. Martha Winter’s family is finally coming home. This book has been on my TBR pile for a while and as part […]

Just Like Rebecca Blog Tour

Posted 4th August 2015
Blog Tours, Reviews
Just Like Rebecca Blog Tour

Phoebe’s new role at work is keeping her busier than ever. Just as she’s finding her feet, however, new boss, Dixon, lands a bombshell: Hendry’s toy store is in dire financial straits and it’s up to him and Phoebe to save it. This isn’t exactly what she signed up for and she’s going to need all the help she can get. So it’s a pity that the only help she has comes in the form of Midnight, her purple-haired colleague who wouldn’t know an employee rule-book if it slapped her […]

Maple Syrup Farm Release Weekend Blitz

Posted 19th July 2015
Book News
Maple Syrup Farm Release Weekend Blitz

Maple sugar kisses… Lucy would do anything for her mom…but she never expected to end up promising to leave her. After her mom got sick, Lucy dropped everything to take care of her, working all hours in a greasy diner just to make ends meet and spending every spare moments she had by her mom’s hospital bedside. Now, Lucy is faced with a whole year of living by her own rules, starting by taking the first bus out of town to anywhere… Except she didn’t expect to find her next […]

7 Years of Bad Sex

Posted 22nd June 2015
Reviews
7 Years of Bad Sex

One wedding. One curse?  Disaster ever after… A seven-years-bad-sex curse? Surely not! Yet something went wrong when rock singer Casey and drummer Alex got married on that beautiful yacht anchored off St Tropez in the south of France. Something went badly wrong. For even on their wedding night, the young couple discovers a complete and somewhat surprising inability to make love. Muddling through their honeymoon with a string of thin excuses for their predicament, the lovers defer finding a solution (and panicking) until the return to their home in London. […]

The Definition of Icing Blog Tour

Posted 28th May 2015
Blog Tours, Reviews
The Definition of Icing Blog Tour

Kenley Hunter finally has everything sorted out. Fresh from studying chocolate making in Europe, she’s gambling everything on her new business, Confection Consultations. All Kenley wants in life is people to take her seriously, to see the person on the inside rather than the blonde beauty on the outside. While pursuing her passion of chocolate, Kenley discovered people seek her knowledge. They see past the exterior and fall for the chocolate delights in front of them. So with work as her focus, Kenley is ready to start her career in […]