Football Fever Forever! Football Fiction for Young Adults


I love football! It is my favorite sport! I can watch it, read it, and I love it all year long!  Here is a fun list of football fiction for Young Adults! ENJOY! Jake Cullen is a freshman quarterback playing high school football in the high-pressure land of Friday Night Lights (Texas). He is also the […]

It Happened in Scotland by Patience Griffin


I just adored It Happened in Scotland! It was such a fun, sweet, heartfelt book!! Kilt and Quilts just get better and better!! Kismet has never been so good!! I loved the push and pull between Brodie and Rachel!  The angst, the emotion, and the ending were just wonderful! It Happened in Scotland is the […]

Size Matters by Alison Bliss


Simon Goodnight from Death Angel by Linda Howard has always been one of my top heroes. As the deadly assassin whose been hired on to take out the heroine, he’s as cold and dangerous as they come—an emotionless iceberg of a man. But after witnessing a miracle, Simon shows many faucets of his character and […]

Home Sweet Motel (Welcome to Wonderland #1) by Chris Grabenstein


 Home Sweet Motel is perfect for the Middle School set! Filled with extras and great illustrations, this hilarious adventure set in a family motel is sure to win the hearts of many.  I love Chris Grabenstein and this book really solidified why, he is an amazing tale weaver!   I had a blast reading this book.

MAYBE THIS TIME by: Jennifer Snow


“Look, we both know the other night was…” “Incredible.” She sighed. “Okay, yes, incredible, but also…” “Passionate.” “Can you let me finish?” He smiled. “Fine, but first…” Taking her face in his hands he lowered his lips to hers. The surprise look in her eyes should have given him cause to reconsider, but the hell […]

LUKE by: R. C. Ryan


Luke lifted a hand to the corn silk strands dancing around her cheeks. At once her smile fled and she jerked back. “Don’t. I told you before. I’m not Nadine.” His eyes narrowed on her. “For the record, there’s no way I’d ever confuse you with your mother.” “Then don’t try playing those games with […]

DUKE OF PLEASURE by Elizabeth Hoyt


Elizabeth Hoyt is the New York Times bestselling author of over seventeen lush historical romances including the Maiden Lane series. Publishers Weekly has called her writing “mesmerizing.” She also pens deliciously fun contemporary romances under the name Julia Harper. Elizabeth lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with three untrained dogs, a garden in constant need of weeding, […]

TOO HOT TO HANDLE by: Tessa Bailey


When I cast TOO HOT TO HANDLE in my head (and on my Pinterest boards o’course!) I used a more introverted version of Emilia Clarke as Rita Clarkson. All the shiny effervesce and beauty of a brunette Emilia, with more dark makeup and clothing. This is the picture I sent to my editor when casting […]

The Courtship of Edward Gardiner by Nicole Clarkston


The Courtship of Edward Gardiner is one of the most charming books I have ever read. The writing was flawless, the plot perfectly paced and most importantly, the romance in this story was so wonderful! (I am a romance girl.)  Uncle and Aunt Gardiner have always been two of my favorite supporting characters in Pride […]

Author & Book Spotlight! Guadalupe Garcia McCall


 It was my second year as a high school librarian and we were fortunate to host Guadalupe Garcia McCall at our high school. She had just been awarded the Pure Belpre Award for her debut novel Under the Mesquite. Under the Mesquite is a novel in verse that captured my heart and mind in an […]