Hoovering: A review of MAYBE SOMEDAY and SLAMMED

So, until November 26th, I had never read a Colleen Hoover book.  (Please don’t hit me!  The situation has been remedied!)  It really should not have taken me this long to read one, since one of my favorite book series EVER has characters that read them, and all of the amazing Jaybird ladies have been … Read more


Tuesday Time Warp! #utopYA2015

So, this year’s theme for #utopYA2015 is #WriteYourOwnFuture.  And it’s an AMAZING theme!  But today, we are time warping to past utopYA conferences, sharing everything we love about this conference, and why other people should join us!  UtopYA Con has seriously changed my life.  Can you see why? 🙂 Who did you befriend or who … Read more


GAME ON Blog Tour! My Review, an Excerpt, a Guest Post, and a Giveaway!

Game On By Collette West Published: October 17, 2014 Series: New York Kings #3 Blurb Pitching phenom Bruce “Jilly” Gillette has a hard time talking to women. His hulking presence of tattoos and muscles is what makes him an intimidating closer on the mound, yet off the field, he’s painfully shy, uncomfortable in his own … Read more



Fantastically fun author Carol E Wyer is flying high at the moment, as her latest release Three Little Birds soars into the ether to land at various different blogs over the coming weeks. There will be reviews, guest posts and giveaways along the way, and this life-affirming read is sure to set your heart a-flutter! … Read more



Black Dahlia By Vivian Winslow Published: November 13, 2014 Published by Vivian Winslow **I received an ARC of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review.** Here’s the blurb: BLACK DAHLIA IS THE SECOND INSTALLMENT OF THE DAHLIA TRILOGY OF THE GILDED FLOWER SERIES. Grieving from a tragic loss, a deeply depressed Dahlia retreats with her sister Lily … Read more


Waiting on Wednesday #64

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine, where we share those upcoming book releases that we just can’t wait to get our hands on!This week I’m waiting on: Playlist for the Dead By Michelle Falkoff Expected Publication Date: January 27, 2015 A teenage boy tries to understand his best friend’s … Read more


utopYA Resolutions [10]: Stormy Smith

The UtopYA Resolutions feature, hosted by Book Junkie: Not-So-Anonymous and The Paisley Reader will allow authors, bloggers, editors, cover models, designers, publicists, and any UtopYA attendee to share the resolutions they’ve made for the year between the 2014-2015 conferences. utopYAn Profile: Name: Stormy Smith I attend as: Author and Reader Years attended: None – 2015 will be my first year! … Read more