Cover Reveal: MY PERFECT MISTAKE by Kelly Siskind

I’m so excited to be sharing the cover of Kelly Siskind’s MY PERFECT MISTAKE today! Check out the beautiful cover below, read a sneak peek, and enter to win! About MY PERFECT MISTAKE What happens in Aspen is definitely not staying in Aspen . . . About MY PERFECT MISTAKE

What happens in Aspen is […]


Cover Reveal: J. Leigh Bailey’s Nobody’s Hero

I’ve hosted a few cover reveals over the years, but THIS cover reveal is near and dear. The author is not only in my home Windy City RWA chapter, but she’s the first person I befriended when I walked into the group and didn’t know a soul. Now, we’re in a critique group together, and […]


Book Blitz: The Apollo Academy by Kimberly P. Chase + Giveaway

Hey everybody! 

I’m part of the book blitz for Kimberly P. Chase’s debut with Harlequin Australia. I’ve “known” Kimberly from the blogging world and twitter for a few years now. I even remember this manuscript in a contest! The premise stuck with me. It’s so cool to see that her story has made […]


Still Me by Amy Patrick Book Blitz

Still Me by Amy Patrick 

(20Something #3)Publication date: October 10th 2014Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Romance Fall in love like a 20 Something…. 23 year old Kenley Moran is going through a mid-life crisis… WAY early. Pushed since childhood by a nightmare stage-mom to use her looks to “land a rich man”, she’s reeling from a broken engagement and regretting […]


Book Review: Blue Notes by Carrie Lofty

Blue Notes Carrie Lofty New Adult Romance Published: May 2014

This New Adult title hits a lot of the expected genre targets: college setting, a first person narrative, heavy on the romantic tension. If you’re a fan of this genre, Blue Notes is a great example.

I have to admit for me though, New […]


Cover Reveal: Channel 20Something by Amy Patrick

Today, I’m happy to share a cover reveal for a fellow YARWA (say it like a pirate!) author, Amy Patrick’s Channel 20Something.

Amy is a two-time Golden Heart contest finalist. I read one of her finalist manuscripts for my RWA chapter’s Four Seasons contest. I love when I can connect names and faces and books […]


Blog Tour: I See London by Chanelle Cleeton plus Giveaway!

I’m so excited to join Chanel Cleeton’s blog tour for her Harlequin HQN release I See London! We are both members of YA-RWA, the Young Adult chapter of Romance Writers, who also support the emerging New Adult fiction category, featuring characters in early adulthood.  Chanel is here today with a Top Ten list of […]


YA-RWA Contest: The Rosemary, coming in March!

Exciting news! The YA chapter of Romance Writers is launching a YA contest, and it is NOT specific to romance!

The YARWA Chapter is proud to announce the Rosemary Contest, the only RWA contest specifically for YA writers in all genres.  Final round judges will be two editors and an agent in each […]


Book Review: Game. Set. Match. by Jennifer Iacopelli

Game. Set. Match. Jennifer Iacopelli New Adult Contemporary Published: May 2013

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I read this over the summer–my first foray into New Adult, the genre readers and writers pushed for through indie publishing. Essentially, New Adult is fiction involving college-age characters, most of which is contemporary romance themed, but that is evolving as the […]