Tag: Romance

Summer on Firefly Lake by Jen Gilroy *Stephanie’s Review*

I really wanted to love Summer at Firefly Lake by Jen Gilroy. It was August, the height of summer, and a small town contemporary romance. It should have worked but I really, really struggled with this book. I have to be able to connect with the characters of a book. My first and most honest assessment of Summer on Firefly Lake’s characters were that it […]

Sugar Pine Trail by RaeAnne Thayne *Stephanie’s Review*

I had no words when I finished Sugar Pine Trail by RaeAnne Thayne; however, I had a big dopey smile plastered to my face. Sugar Pine Trail is everything that contemporary romance Christmas themed books should be! It’s a small town setting that hits all the right buttons for me. It was also completely relatable. Julia Winston is a librarian so I really connected with […]

Wrecked by JB Salsbury *Stephanie’s Review*

I was interested in reading Wrecked by JB Salsbury because there aren’t very many books about contemporary veterans (people my age) and the more of these types of books I read the more my own personal history is put into perspective. I was a sophomore in high school when the Twin Towers were struck. During my lifetime my country has been at war with one […]

On the Plus Side by Alison Bliss *Stephanie’s Review*

I picked up On the Plus Side by Alison Bliss because I was instantly in love with her plus sized heroines based on appearances alone. It’s sort of ironic since the whole idea is to not judge someone based on their outward appearances. Either way for the most part I enjoyed this book but there were a few things that really got to me and […]