Book Review: There’s Something About Christmas, by Debbie Macomber

I’ve always enjoyed reading Christmas Romances to escape the annoying and stressful real-life things that come with the Holidays. There’s Something About Christmas, by Debbie Macomber was an excellent Christmas read, packed with humor and romance. I absolutely loved this story. Emma Collins is a bit of a scrooge… She hates Christmas, hates Christmas tress, […]

Book Review: Timeless Love, by Ariana Miller

** spoiler alert ** Oh my… AMAZING! The ending hit me like a ton of bricks. My eyes welled up and chills ran down my spine. It was totally and completely unexpected, and suddenly it all made sense… Timeless Love, by Ariana Miller is a story about two very different people with common ideals who […]

A Well Read Woman Blog Giveaway: Enter to Win! “Quintal’s Return”, by Nadine Christian

Welcome all! Author Nadine Christian has generously offered to give away E-Books to three very lucky winners! Last week a lucky reader won Remembering Love. This giveaway is for the first book in the Bounty’s Retreat series, Quintal’s Return! The Rafflecopter contest starts tonight, 12/27/2013 at 12 am, and ends 01/03/2014! I HIGHLY recommend this […]

Book Review: Death, Snow, and Mistletoe

I never do this but I read other reader’s reviews before writing my own. What I read from other readers didn’t surprise me, and I’m glad I’m not the only person who was utterly confused by this story. I borrowed Death, Snow, and Mistletoe from my local library to get in the Christmas spirit. This […]

Book Review: The Enlightening, by Adrianne James

Wow… I went through this book like a whirlwind, and devoured it within one afternoon. I LOVED it, even more than the first (and that one is hard to beat). The Enlightening begins right where The Tempering left off, and the trio are forced to ignore their attractions and focus on staying alive as they […]

Book Review: The Tempering, by Adrianne James

Mackenzie Duncan is a freshman at Harvard University studying mythology & folklore, and seemingly off to a great start. That is until on the way home from a football game when she is attacked by a wolf. From that day forward, Mackenzie’s life is never the same again… She loses her job, drops out of […]

Book Review: Gabriel’s Angel, by Nora Roberts

“I believe the time in the mountains helped Gabe get back his art. And I believe you and the baby helped him get back his heart…” Laura is pregnant and on the run from her deceased husband’s family, when she is found stranded on the side of a snowy Colorado road. A moody artist named […]

April’s Christmas Reading Challenge

April’s Christmas Reading Challenge!       I have challenged myself to read & review these three Christmas reads on top of my solicited book reviews! 🙂  Wish me luck!       1.) Review for Gabriel’s Angel: https://aprillwood.wordpress.com/2013/12/19/book-review-gabriels-angel-by-nora-roberts/       2.) Review for Death, Snow, and Mistletoe https://aprillwood.wordpress.com/2013/12/26/book-review-death-snow-and-mistletoe/    3.) Review for There’s Something About Christmas: […]

Island Romance E-Book Giveaway! “Remembering Love”, by Nadine Christian

Welcome all! Author Nadine Christian has generously offered to give away three of her books, (in E-Book form) and we will be starting with “Remembering Love”. Warm up with an excellent island romance! The contest starts tonight 12/17/2013 at 12 am EST and ends 12/24/2013. One winner will be announced in a week! Good luck! http://www.rafflecopter.com/rafl/display/fe1ae10/ “When all is lost, […]

My Interview with Romance Author Nadine Christian

Welcome all! Today I am interviewing Romance Author Nadine Christian! I recently reviewed her island romances “Remembering Love”, “Home Again, Home Again”, and “Quintal’s Return”, all of which I am crazy for and HIGHLY recommend. It was great to escape from the cold weather currently in New England into the remote tropical Island that is […]

Book Review: Remembering Love, by Nadine Christian

“When all is lost, how do you remember love?” Holly returns to her native homeland Pitcairn Island to find out about her deceased parents, learn about where she is from, and fill in the blanks of a life forgotten. Much like her mother, she becomes the subject of rumors and is harassed by a bitter […]

Book Review: Charlie All Night, by Jennifer Crusie

***That moment when you realize what the title of the book means…*** Radio producer Allie has been dumped by her boyfriend, and demoted to the 10 pm – 2 am spot on the radio. When temporary DJ Charlie comes in, he awakens in her this go-getter attitude of making him famous, (and boosting her career […]

Book Review: Quintal’s Return, by Nadine Christian

“I came all the way to Pitcairn to do a job, to come back to find out a little about my heritage. I never thought I’d find… She paused. What have I found? Love?” Hoteliers and sisters, Kate and Jen Quintal are opening up a new hotel on Pitcairn Island that could make or break […]

My Interview with Regency Romance Author Daphne du Bois

Welcome All! Today I am interviewing Author of Regency Romances: The Scoundrel’s Secret Siren, and The Rogue’s Reluctant Rose, Daphne du Bois!   Thank you Daphne for agreeing to this interview. Tell us a bit about your background. It’s a pleasure to be here,  April! 🙂 I read somewhere that people become writers because they […]

Book Review: Once Upon a Nervous Breakdown, by Patrick Sanchez

“I’m a mother, you’re a mother. We take care of people. That’s what we do.” Jennifer Costas is on the verge of a nervous breakdown. She is a single mother to her five year old son, her gay ex-husband is late on child support due to trying to get a restaurant up and running titled […]

Book Review: Home Again, Home Again, by Nadine Christian

“We may have lived quite separate lives, different lives in between, Tina, but we were meant to be together.” Tina is home again at Pitcairn Island and divided between two men. Connor, her ex-boyfriend who broke her heart at 15 yrs old, who is now back in her life, and another man named Blane who […]

My Interview with Historical Romance Author Molly Ann Wishlade

Welcome all! Today I have the privilege of interviewing Molly Ann Wishlade! She is the Author of historical fiction/romance titles Desire in Deadwood, and Wanton in the Wild West. Recently, she contacted me to review her hot little read Wanton in the Wild West. This novella was so scorching hot it nearly set my Kindle […]

Release Day Blitz! The Enlightening (Mackenzie Duncan Series #2) by, Adrianne James

Mackenzie Duncan found out that pack life wasn’t for her. Now she is running for the second time in the six months   since she was bitten and turned into a Werewolf. But this  time, she isn’t alone. This time, she has Geoff and Liam  with her, two very hot Werewolves vying for her heart. […]

My Interview with Author Ellen March

Welcome all! Today I have the opportunity to interview erotic romance, paranormal and psychological thriller Author Ellen March! Recently, I have reviewed her newest erotic romance titled Promises, which will be available in 2014! Hello Ellen, thank you so much for agreeing to this interview. Please tell me a bit about your background. Thank you […]

Book Review: Wanton In The Wild West, by Molly Ann Wishlade

“Any woman would be lucky to have these two men in her life. How she wished she could be that woman…” Two young women find themselves on a train being escorted by two handsome cowboys, Gideon and Harry. Their destination is Deadwood, and they are expected to find respectable husbands for themselves… A daunting thought […]

Book Review: The Harvest of Vincent du Maurier (The Fifth Empire #2), by K.P. Ambroziak

The second book in the The Fifth Empire Trilogy by K.P Ambroziak continues to detail Vincent du Maurier’s struggle to save humanity, in a journal format. It picks up where the first story left off, and pulls you right into it… There is not a dull moment in The Harvest of Vincent du Maurier. The […]