Review: WRITE CHRISTMAS by Thommy Hutson

We were thrilled to help celebrate the release of Thommy Hutson’s WRITE CHRISTMAS a few days ago. Now we’re happy to share our review of the book. (Hint: we liked it!!) Author: Thommy HutsonSeries: N/ARelease Date: November 26, 2020Pages: 326Review Copy: ARC from XpressoTours Blurb:A contemporary, holiday fantasy with a new twiston A Christmas Carol and It’s A … More Review: WRITE CHRISTMAS by Thommy Hutson

Review: STARLIGHT WEB by Yasmine Galenorn

A brand new series from an author I love? Yes, please… and also Thank You!! Today, I get to share how much I loved the first book in Yasmine Galenorn‘s new Moonshadow Bay series, STARLIGHT WEB. Author: Yasmine GalenornSeries: Moonshadow Bay, #1Release Date: December 7, 2020Pages: 296Review Copy: ARC from the author Blurb:Moonshadow Bay…where magic … More Review: STARLIGHT WEB by Yasmine Galenorn

Review: THE LITTLE BOOKSHOP AT HERRING COVE by Kellie Hailes

I’ve discovered that I tend to be drawn to books that feature bookstores, libraries, or authors/readers. And there are SO MANY OF THEM, in so many (sub)genres to choose from!! This one caught my eye, and I was excited to add another new-to-me author to my “have read” list! Author: Kellie HailesSeries: N/ARelease Date: July … More Review: THE LITTLE BOOKSHOP AT HERRING COVE by Kellie Hailes

Review: FROM HOPE LAKE, WITH LOVE by Nina Bocci

Every time Nina Bocci posts that she’s got a new release coming out, my heart does a little happy dance. Every. Time. I love her stories so much. They’re always just the right blend of sweet, funny, smart, relatable storytelling… perfect for cozying up in my favorite reading chair and getting lost for a few … More Review: FROM HOPE LAKE, WITH LOVE by Nina Bocci

Review: WRITE BEFORE CHRISTMAS by Julie Hammerle

‘Tis the season for holiday stories!!! Honestly, I’m a firm believer in stories dedicated to all of the holidays in the calendar… but there’s nothing like the burst of festive storytelling that happens this time of year. Thanks to the lovely people at Entangled, WRITE BEFORE CHRISTMAS by new-to-me-author Julie Hammerle was the start to … More Review: WRITE BEFORE CHRISTMAS by Julie Hammerle

Favorites From The Old Blog | Review: DARK WITCH (Cousins O’Dwyer Trilogy, #1) by Nora Roberts

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 closed the page down. Now — I’ve got my blog mojo back a bit, and am having a fantastic time with this new site. I love … More Favorites From The Old Blog | Review: DARK WITCH (Cousins O’Dwyer Trilogy, #1) by Nora Roberts

Blog Tour | Review: SASSY BLONDE by Stacey Kennedy (plus Rafflecopter Contest for $50 Giftcard!)

I was lucky enough to read SASSY BLONDE as an ARC, part of the blog tour for it’s release. It was my first book by Stacey Kennedy, and I LOVED it!! Let’s talk about why… (And check out the end of the post for a giveaway!!) Author: Stacey KennedySeries: Three Chicks Brewery, #1Release Date: June 16, … More Blog Tour | Review: SASSY BLONDE by Stacey Kennedy (plus Rafflecopter Contest for $50 Giftcard!)

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