It’s June 1st!! First 2021 Coastal Magic Convention Featured Authors Announced

So many things are going to be different for our 9th annual weekend together (apart) — and I’m looking forward to all the fun new shenanigans we’re able to get into, virtually! However, there are a few things that I’m trying to hold on to, despite all of the chaos going on around us. One … More It’s June 1st!! First 2021 Coastal Magic Convention Featured Authors Announced

Coastal Magic Convention 2021 (Feb 18-21, 2021) is Going Virtual!!

Things have been unsettled in so many ways lately. I hope you’re all taking care in whatever ways you need to, and keeping yourselves occupied with awesome things. Since the end of this year’s weekend, things have been a bit quiet in the Coastal Magic Convention playground, but today — WE HAVE NEWS!!! I’ve made … More Coastal Magic Convention 2021 (Feb 18-21, 2021) is Going Virtual!!

Favorites From The Old Blog | Review: ROMAN CRAZY by Alice Clayton & Nina Bocci

In 2010, I started the book blog Books Make Me Happy. In 2018, between a frustrating, snafu-filled web host move and lots going on outside of the blogiverse, I lost my motivation and closed the page down. Now — I’ve got my blog mojo back a bit, and am having a fantastic time with this … More Favorites From The Old Blog | Review: ROMAN CRAZY by Alice Clayton & Nina Bocci

Review: ON THE CORNER OF LOVE AND HATE by Nina Bocci

Nina is my “Author of the Month” for May. This is the third of her books that I’ve read (the second this month)… and I luff them. ❤  Author: Nina BocciSeries: Hopeless Romantics, #1Release Date: August 20, 2019Pages: 336Review Copy: purchased The first book of a charming new series, in which a young woman is … More Review: ON THE CORNER OF LOVE AND HATE by Nina Bocci

Friday Chat: Brief Chat With Kait Ballenger & Super Simple Paranormal Romance Contest!

Kait Ballenger is one of the nicest people I’ve met in the book world, and she happens to write some pretty awesome stories, too!! Today, Kait’s popping by for a quick “Hello!” to share some info about her most recent release, WICKED COWBOY WOLF, and a super cool giveaway contest she’s in with a slew … More Friday Chat: Brief Chat With Kait Ballenger & Super Simple Paranormal Romance Contest!

Review: THE LITTLE BOOK CAFE by Georgia Hill

Author: Georgia HillSeries: Berecombe stories, #3-6 (unofficial) Release Date: December 13, 2018Pages: 496Review Copy: purchased (via Barnes & Noble) Tash, Emma and Amy couldn’t be more different. A successful estate agent who has her life pretty much on track, Tash has ticked all the boxes. Hasn’t she? Emma is a budding writer who yearns to flex her writing skills … More Review: THE LITTLE BOOK CAFE by Georgia Hill

WWWednesday: Online Book Conventions – Attend These Amazing Events From Home!

Reading may be a solitary act, but many readers love the chance to get together and talk about their favorite stories and authors. I’ve been a convention junkie for years, and book cons are some of my favorite events. Given the current state of things, most 2020 festivities events have had to cancel or be … More WWWednesday: Online Book Conventions – Attend These Amazing Events From Home!

Friday Chat: That Dress! Q&A With “Tribute To Books” Dress Designer Sylvie Falcon

If you’re a book lover who spends any amount of time on social media, you’ve seen “the dress”. Aged book covers making up a gorgeous, corset bodice… flowing lace skirt trimmed with delicate pages… you know… THE DRESS!! In case you’ve managed to miss it’s gloriousness… here’s what I’m referring to: So, now that we’re … More Friday Chat: That Dress! Q&A With “Tribute To Books” Dress Designer Sylvie Falcon