American Dreamer, by Adriana Herrera

mobile food and books: a recipe for love American Dreamer (Dreamers #1) Adriana Herrera Carina Press, 2019. This is the first novel in an ongoing series that features characters of diverse racial, ethnic, and sexual identities navigating romantic relationships in our contemporary world. So far, American Dreamer is my favorite novel in the series because theContinue reading “American Dreamer, by Adriana Herrera”

Get a Life, Chloe Brown, by Talia Hibbert

cinnamon rolls and prickly pears Get a Life, Chloe Brown (the Brown Sisters #1) Talia Hibbert Avon Books, 2019. Support indie romance bookstores: CW: intimate partner abuse Hibbert’s novel, set in her native England, tells the enemies-to-lovers story of Redford “Red” Morgan and Chloe Brown. Red is a visual artist, who struggles withContinue reading “Get a Life, Chloe Brown, by Talia Hibbert”

Sweet Talkin’ Lover, by Tracey Livesay

Sweet and sexy small town success story Sweet Talkin’ Lover (Girls Trip #1) Tracey Livesay Avon, January 2020 Support indie romance bookstores: Cozy cafes. Supportive, quirky communities. Idyllic charm. Contemporary small town romance invites me into a world that is like my own small town life, with better clothes, and greater drama. MyContinue reading “Sweet Talkin’ Lover, by Tracey Livesay”

The Prince of Broadway, by Joanna Shupe

The Gilded Age and Gilded Cages “You believe you’re a black-hearted criminal and she’s an uptown angel. You’ve placed the two of you in those ledger columns of yours and come to the conclusion they don’t add up.” Joanne Shupe, The Prince of Broadway, page 178 The Prince of Broadway (Uptown Girls #2) Joanna ShupeContinue reading “The Prince of Broadway, by Joanna Shupe”