Celebrating “Romance Awareness Month” with #CMCon23 Featured Author Nina Crespo

August might seem an odd choice for a celebration of romance, since February is typically the month covered in hearts and flowers. However, after a short run through Google, I came across a few things that explain the month-long “holiday”. Romance Awareness Month was started by a woman named Eileen Buchheim who had a company … More Celebrating “Romance Awareness Month” with #CMCon23 Featured Author Nina Crespo

National Day of the American Cowboy with Coastal Magic Convention Featured Author Sylvia McDaniel

Today I get to spotlight one of the Featured Authors from the 2023 Coastal Magic Convention. Sylvia McDaniel will be participating for the first time, and I’m excited to get to know her a bit more!! Considering her book catalog is full of western/cowboy romances – it seemed perfect to have her join us to … More National Day of the American Cowboy with Coastal Magic Convention Featured Author Sylvia McDaniel

#CMCon23 Save The Date!! (Hint: It’s Feb 23-26, 2023!!)

Well, we’ve managed to get through the first 10 years of bookish shenanigans… who’s up for a few more?? If you raised your hand, or said “me!”, I’ve got news for you! The 11th annual Coastal Magic Convention will be February 23-26, 2023. Mark your calendars and tag all your book buddies. After two years … More #CMCon23 Save The Date!! (Hint: It’s Feb 23-26, 2023!!)

Review: THE OTHER HALF OF THE GRAVE by Jeaniene Frost

It’s always so much fun when we get to see more of a favorite story, and see it through the eyes of characters we already love. Jeaniene Frost has given us this gift with a full retelling of the first book in the incredible Night Huntress series, HALFWAY TO THE GRAVE, in today’s new release … More Review: THE OTHER HALF OF THE GRAVE by Jeaniene Frost

It’s TONIGHT! It’s TONIGHT! #CMCon22 Pre-Con Activities Start Tonight – 8pm! (EST) — Coastal Magic

Coastal Magic Convention’s virtual 10th Anniversary event starts TONIGHT at 8pm with Mystery/Suspense BINGO! We’ll be sharing the Zoom link for anyone who’d like to play along shortly before the game starts. You don’t have to be on screen to play, either. Join the Zoom and leave your video off. We just need to be […] … More It’s TONIGHT! It’s TONIGHT! #CMCon22 Pre-Con Activities Start Tonight – 8pm! (EST) — Coastal Magic

BOOKISH BITS & BITES: CELEBRATIONS – Charity Anthology from Coastal Magic Convention 2022 Authors

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Since we’re doing Coastal Magic as a virtual event for a second year, our charity efforts will once again be focused on our BOOKISH BITS & BITES anthology. Since this is our 10th Anniversary weekend, our participating Featured Authors each contributed a “celebration” story and a recipe to go along…

Top Ten Tuesday: Books With “Love” or “Valentine” In The Title

“Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together.” (via That Artsy Reader Girl blog) Every Tuesday is given … More Top Ten Tuesday: Books With “Love” or “Valentine” In The Title

Review: WHAT THE FANG? by Stacey Kennedy

I’m a huge fan of Stacey Kennedy’s recent contemporary romances. When I spotted WHAT THE FANG? on a list of upcoming releases, I got positively giddy at the thought of a new paranormal romance series!! Author: Stacey KennedySeries: Undead Ever After, #1Release Date: January 25, 2022Pages: 190Review Copy: NetGalley* Blurb:Willa Farrington’s magic is broken. Shunned … More Review: WHAT THE FANG? by Stacey Kennedy

WWWednesday: National Library “Shelfie” Day!

WWWednesday features allow me to share something bookishly awesome I found online this week. I love perusing the different sites that list all of the random holidays that cover every day of the calendar. Who doesn’t want more reasons to celebrate, right? So… when I spotted “National Library Shelfie Day”, I got really excited at … More WWWednesday: National Library “Shelfie” Day!