Musings

Red_DemonI’ve been trying to come up with clever ways to explain why I like reading Deidre Knight’s books. Instead of clever I’ve decided to go with straight forward; I read her books because I like her writing. READ MORE

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J.R.WardFrom J.R. Ward to Nora Roberts and from Colleen Gleason to Jayne Ann Krentz  there are so many of our favorite authors who have alter-egos. I’m wondering how many there are and maybe you can help me out.…

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kiss_me_foreverWhat makes a good romance?  For each of us it’s different – but for me it’s the characters. I enjoy stories where the characters are three dimensional and practically leap off the page.

I recently read Rosemary Laurey’s Kiss Me Forever and was swept away by the characters she created.  I was also delighted to have found this ‘new-to-me author’.  You can read my full review at Barnes and Noble Heart to Heart Blog.…

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Married by Morning (Hathaway Series) by Lisa Kleypas Download CoverIt’s hard to define exactly what makes a great couple but one thing I do know is that in order to be a great couple the two fictional characters have to grab hold of both our emotions as well as our intellect. When they grab hold of our intellect, whether it’s through humor or drama they inevitably find a way to carve a place in our memories for a long time.

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open_countryThere’s a new voice in western romance and it’s music to my ears.  Kaki Warner is the author of the Blood Rose Trilogy.

Pieces of Sky, the first in the series was released last year.  Open Country, the second in the series was released this week.  I loved both books and I’m talking about them over at the Heart to Heart blog at Barnes and Noble.…

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