Author: love2dazzle

Book Review: Sweet Salt Air by Barbara Delinsky

Book Review: Sweet Salt Air by Barbara Delinsky
Posted June 30, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

On Quinnipeague, hearts open under the summer stars and secrets float in the Sweet Salt Air… Charlotte and Nicole were once the best of friends, spending summers together in Nicole’s coastal island house off of Maine. But many years, and many secrets, have kept the women apart. A successful travel writer, single Charlotte lives on the road, while Nicole, a food blogger, keeps house in Philadelphia with her surgeon-husband, Julian. When Nicole is commissioned to write a book about island food, she invites her old friend Charlotte back to Quinnipeague, for a final summer, to help. Outgoing and passionate, Charlotte […]


Read-Along: Innocent Darkness

Read-Along: Innocent Darkness
Posted June 30, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

 I am participating in the Innocent Darkness read-Along hosted by Suzanne Lazear. Wish. Love. Desire. Live.Sixteen-year-old Noli Braddock’s hoyden ways land her in an abusive reform school far from home. On mid-summer’s eve she wishes to be anyplace but that dreadful school. A mysterious man from the Realm of Faerie rescues her and brings her to the Otherworld, only to reveal that she must be sacrificed, otherwise, the entire Otherworld civilization will perish. Innocent Darkness is the first in the series and the read-along is to get ready for Charmed Vengeance. In the Faerie realm, Noli Braddock’s relationship with her […]


Book Review: Winger by Andrew Smith

Book Review: Winger by Andrew Smith
Posted June 24, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

  Ryan Dean West is a fourteen-year-old junior at a boarding school for rich kids. He’s living in Opportunity Hall, the dorm for troublemakers, and rooming with the biggest bully on the rugby team. And he’s madly in love with his best friend Annie, who thinks of him as a little boy. With the help of his sense of humor, rugby buddies, and his penchant for doodling comics, Ryan Dean manages to survive life’s complications and even find some happiness along the way. But when the unthinkable happens, he has to figure out how to hold on to what’s important, […]


Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass
Posted June 21, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

For thirty-five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to escape the life laid out for them since birth. To be swept up in a world of glittering gowns and priceless jewels. To live in a palace and compete for the heart of gorgeous Prince Maxon. But for America Singer, being Selected is a nightmare. It means turning her back on her secret love with Aspen, who is a caste below her.Leaving her home to enter a fierce competition for a crown she doesn’t want. Living in a palace that is constantly threatened by violent rebel […]


Cover Reveal: Escaping Me by Elizabeth Lee

Cover Reveal: Escaping Me by Elizabeth Lee
Posted June 20, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

All she wanted to do was forget. Forget the memory of walking in on her boyfriend in the middle of, well, another girl. Forget how she had her entire life planned out. And, forget about being perfect all the time. Unfortunately, she was Whitney Vandaveer and despite the fact that she moved to the middle of nowhere—she couldn’t. He always knew he would never be more than nothing. No job, no money, no future. Cole Pritchett had accepted the fact that he would always be the screw up and he was okay with it. Until he met her. Here’s the […]


Waiting on Wednesday: Taste the Heat

Waiting on Wednesday: Taste the Heat
Posted June 20, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine,that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. One sexy fire captain. One Cajun chef. One combustible kitchen… When chef Colby Robicheaux returned home to New Orleans to save her family restaurant, the last person she expected to reconnect with was her brother’s best friend and her childhood crush. As tempting as a sugar-coated beignet, Jason is one dish she can’t afford to taste. Colby can’t wait to leave the place where her distrust of love and commitment originated and go back to Vegas. Fire captain Jason […]


Cover Reveal: Undertow by Leigh T. Moore

Cover Reveal: Undertow by Leigh T. Moore
Posted June 19, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Book #2 in the DRAGONFLY series, coming July 18, 2013!“Falling in love will pull you under…”Three friends, three dreams.One of them will end up dead. Two will be forever shattered. Recovering from her broken heart, Anna decides to spend the semester break diving into the three journals Bill Kyser gave her to read–the journals that hold the secret and that Bill says will help her understand his need for silence. But the more Anna learns about the tragic events behind the powerful developer’s seclusion, the more she’s convinced silence is a mistake. Anna has to decide if she’ll keep the secrets or […]


Teaser Tuesday: Sweet Salt Air

Teaser Tuesday: Sweet Salt Air
Posted June 18, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along, just do as following: ·Grab your current read ·Open to a random page ·Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page ·Be careful not to include any spoilers so as not to ruin the book for others. ·Make sure to share the title and the author so other TT participants can add the book to their TBR piles. On Quinnipeague, hearts open under the summer stars and secrets float in the Sweet Salt Air… Charlotte and Nicole were once the […]


Book Review: Inhale Exhale by Sarah M. Ross

Book Review: Inhale Exhale by Sarah M. Ross
Posted June 17, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Jillian had a plan: celebrate the end of her first year of college with an amazing summer full of beaches, barbecues, and bonfires. When her mom insists she needs a summer job, and her boyfriend spends more time with his band than with her, Jillian’s plans go down the drain. Grant had a plan: finish his Masters, get a great job at Google, and get the hell out of Georgia. He might be giving up some of the fun of his youth, but he knows his all work and no play method would be worth it when his dreams came […]


Book Review: All the Broken Pieces by Cindi Madsen

Book Review: All the Broken Pieces by Cindi Madsen
Posted June 14, 2013 by love2dazzle in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

What if your life wasn’t your own? Liv comes out of a coma with no memory of her past and two distinct, warring voices inside her head. Nothing, not even her reflection, seems familiar. As she stumbles through her junior year, the voices get louder, insisting she please the popular group while simultaneously despising them. But when Liv starts hanging around with Spencer, whose own mysterious past also has him on the fringe, life feels complete for the first time in, well, as long as she can remember. Liv knows the details of the car accident that put her in […]