reader recommendations

Reader Question – Recommendations needed for your favorite lighthearted, humorous books…

March 14, 2019

Connie is needing and Uber-angst BREAK and looking for lighthearted reading fun. I have lists for her (and I’ll list them below), but what’s the latest and greatest comedy romance of your heart? She asks: After reading books like Verity, Heartbreak Warfare, The Fish Tales Series, etc, a bit of lightness and humor is needed. [...]

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Reader Recommendations – Our favorite “Older Man, Younger Woman” romance books

February 24, 2019

<— FIRST… LOOKIT WHAT JUST WENT LIVE!!! And… considering the genre of this book (sexy older man, and she’s a younger woman enthralled with him) it inspired me to satisfy an itch. April: Maryse we can have a list for older H? I want hottttt older bossy men that show the h all the love!!!! [...]

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Reader Question – Looking for paranormal/fantasy books with a strong storyline and a side of romance…

February 21, 2019

Jenna is having other-worldly cravings and she’s hoping our book crew has some recommendations! Right off the bat, I know TONS in our crew here will say Anne Bishops “The Others” series (I read #1 and loved it – here’s my 5-STAR review – and I should totally continue devouring them as our crew have). [...]

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Reader Question – Sonia is looking for books with the “Sweet Gum Tree” feel…

February 21, 2019

Sonia is looking for anguish, heartache, slow-burning, love stories. Reunited and it feels so good… She asks: Hi Maryse. It’s me again.  I’m looking for a book that has a couple that reunited. A book like  The Sweet Gum Tree by Katherine Allred But not the exact same. Like this book is like one with 100% [...]

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Our Favorite “Brother’s Best Friend” Romance Books

February 13, 2019

Let’s make a new “forbiddeny” list!! A best of “Brother’s Best Friend” book list! Forbidden? Well… not on the level of some of our favorite tropes, but certainly ’cause for secretive behavior in many cases (protective brothers and all that). Also that whole “treated me like a little sister” or “saw me as a bratty [...]

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Reader Recommended Interracial Romance Books

January 23, 2019

There’s been great demand for this list, wanting more books with an interracial romance theme, AND a master-list of all of our favorites for us to pick and choose from, and we’re on it!! We’ve already got quite a few awesome recommendations but I want to add to it. I wanna make it HUGE!! LestaGirl: People [...]

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Reader Favorites – Pia’s Best Books of 2018 List

January 21, 2019

Pia snuck in just one day after my “last call” LOL!!! But that’s okay, I’m THRILLED to have another list to post, and it’s so fun to know more about one of our book-friends all the way from Denmark!! In fact, let’s check out a few highlights from Pia’s year (via her own comments) : [...]

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Maryse’s Top Fifteen Favorite Books in 2018

January 17, 2019

It’s READY!!! This list is a celebration of my reading year. My favorites from 2018 have been highlighted (note: not all of them were published in 2018, but I read them in 2018 so that counts for me ). These aren’t in any particular order (they are all 5 stars or 4.5 stars) but I tell [...]

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