Lynette Eason: Fast Favourites (with giveaway) The Lacemaker by Laura Frantz Book recommendations ~ how to spend your Christmas book money! Jaime Jo Wright: The Writer & her Book (with giveaway)

Candace Calvert ~ My “Bad Girl” Staged a Story Coup: A Good Thing

SloaneI’m delighted to give Candace Calvert the floor here at Relz Reviewz today to share about her leading lady in Maybe It’s You, Sloane Ferrell.


My “Bad Girl” Staged a Story Coup: A Good Thing


Authors sometimes get letters about heroes or heroines and how readers rooted for them, identified with them, and will never forget them. But villains generate mail too.

“Bad girl” Sloane should qualify for her own zip code.

This edgy, irreverent, and often-surly nurse has a bit part at the end of By Your Side, but not enough to rile anyone. In …

Bookish Question of the Week

BookishQuRom SusGiven my blog is all about connecting readers with books and the authors that write them, I’ve decided to do some Bookish Questions that help that process! Bloggers like me are always making recommendations through reviews and spotlights, but I know many of you who hang around here are not bloggers or authors, but you love reading! And I know you have lots of thoughts and recommendations that I want to hear about :)

If you are anything like me, it’s super hard to keep recommendations short, but I am going to ask that you stick with three only. It’s a …

The Mark of the King by Jocelyn Green

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After being imprisoned and branded for the death of her client, twenty-five-year-old midwife Julianne Chevalier trades her life sentence for exile to the fledgling 1720s French colony of Louisiana, where she hopes to be reunited with her brother, serving there as a soldier. To make the journey, though, women must be married, and Julianne is forced to wed a fellow convict.

When they arrive in New Orleans, there is no news of Benjamin, Julianne’s brother, and searching for answers proves dangerous. What is behind the mystery, and does military officer Marc-Paul Girard know more than he is letting on?

Suzanne Woods Fisher: The Writer & Her Book (with giveaway)

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Chatting today with Suzanne Woods Fisher about Oprah, apples, and the Contessa! Be sure to enter the giveaway below for your chance to win a copy of The Newcomer, Suzanne’s latest historical Amish novel.

The Writer

Please describe yourself in three words (ask your best friend or family if you are struggling!)

Energetic, hardworking, creative

What’s your favourite season, and why?

There’s something wonderful and not-so-wonderful about each season. Take summer. Love the early morning light, long evening light; hate the hot, glaring afternoon light. (FYI: I’m a tennis player.)

What is the best part of your day?

Dawn! The …

Sandra Byrd’s A Lady in Disguise ~ Influencing Opportunity

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From time to time I love giving my readers the chance to be a part of an author’s influencing team. For anyone who loves stories and those who write them, it’s a super fun experience. You get to read the book before it is released, engage on a more personal level with the author, and interact with fellow book enthusiasts! It’s my pleasure to be assisting the fabulously talented Sandra Byrd with the release of her Gothic romance, A Lady in Disguise, and we are looking for readers who would love to get their hands on an early copy …

The Reading Habits of Lynette Eason (with giveaway)

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The Reading Habits of Lynette Eason

Lynette shares about Clive Cussler, novellas, and a debut writer who has impressed her! Be sure to enter the giveaway below for your change to win a copy of her latest romantic suspense, Moving Target…

Are you a re-reader? Why, or why not?

I love to get lost in a story just as much as the next person. A story where I don’t already know the ending. Ha! This is where I’m funny. I read a book once. That’s it. There are too many great books out there to read the same ones twice …