Monthly Archives: February 2013

Tackling My TBR Thursday {1}

Tackling My TBR Thursday is a new weekly feature at Once Upon a Chapter. I’ve used a feature before to highlight books in my TBR pile. The difference with this feature is that once a week I am going to highlight a book from my TBR “pile” (any book listed in my GoodReads profile before 2/7/13; clearly preorders do not count) that is going to […]

Turns Up the Heat: A to Z Review

Title: A to Z Author: Marie Sexton Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Publication Date: March 2010 Classification: Adult Novel Content: M/M Romance and Mature Scenes Summary from Goodreads: Zach Mitchell is stuck in a rut. His college boyfriend left him ten years ago, but Zach still lives in the same apartment, drives the same car, and feeds his ex-boyfriends ungrateful cat. His Denver business, A to Z Video Rental, […]

Turns Up the Heat: Promises Review

Title: Promises Author: Marie Sexton Publisher: Dreamspinner Press Publication Date: Jan 2010 Classification: Adult Novel Content: M/M Romance and Mature Scenes Summary from Goodreads: Jared Thomas has lived his whole life in the small mountain town of Coda, Colorado. He can’t imagine living anywhere else. Unfortunately, the only other gay man in town is twice his age and used to be his teacher, so Jared is resigned to […]

Review: Winter White by Jen Calonita

We join Izzie Scott and the Monroes immeadiatley after the bombshell dropped at the end of Belles. Winter White is mostly focused on cotillion and Bill Monroe’s U.S. Senate run. Most of the book is one long uncomfortable freeze out between Izzie & Mira and their father. The girls can’t forgive him for keeping a secret that affected their lives so deeply. There is so […]

Turns Up The Heat: Tune In Tuesday

I love to listen to music. While doing homework, just hanging out with friends, while I cook, and especially when I read. Sometimes my music doesn’t go with what I am reading at all and sometimes the book already has a killer playlist. I love when an author creates a playlist! Just like with TV shows and Movies books also need music to set the […]