Personal, Time Travel, TV

Outlander Ep. 108 ‘Both Sides Now’

Read at your own peril. My thoughts will be sprinkled with SPOILERS! Even after some eight or so times of watching this episode, my thoughts about it are still percolating. They managed to cram a lot of action in this one, but my first viewing left me a mess after the “stones” scene which just… Continue reading Outlander Ep. 108 ‘Both Sides Now’

Fan2Author Interview

Fan2Author Interview with Julie Johnstone!

b2bConnie: Julie, before I start with the questions, how about you tell us a bit about your writing career? Julie Johnstone: Picture a college graduate who is fresh off a breakup with her boyfriend of five years and headed out-of-town via the New Orléans Airport after spending the weekend mingling with her ex-boyfriend and his… Continue reading Fan2Author Interview with Julie Johnstone!

Book Review

‘My Fair Duchess’ by Julie Johnstone

STORY: After years of playing the rake to hide a dark family secret, the Duke of Aversley feels tainted beyond redemption and cynical beyond repair. Never does he imagine hope will come in the form of a quirky, quick-witted lady determined to win the heart of another gentleman. Thanks to a painfully awkward past, Lady Amelia… Continue reading ‘My Fair Duchess’ by Julie Johnstone

Personal, Promo, Time Travel, TV

Live Twitter Chat w/Sam @Heughan & Cait @caitrionambalfe

Sam Heughan @Heughan · 4m .@caitrionambalfe I "may" be in a pub…. When or are y'all filming season two and who is the best horseman or women in the cast ? Oh, this is a bone of contention but @caitrionambalfe knows I'm better than her…. What did you think when you first saw @caitrionambalfe in Claire's wedding… Continue reading Live Twitter Chat w/Sam @Heughan & Cait @caitrionambalfe

Personal, Time Travel, TV

Outlander Ep. 107 ‘The Wedding’

I don’t need to say that this post is FILLED with SPOILERS, do I?!  Well it took me long enough to get this post together my bookworms! I know I’m Outlander obsessed but I must admit I had to let go of this obsession for just a bit this week. You know, my Dude’s birthday one… Continue reading Outlander Ep. 107 ‘The Wedding’

Currently Reading

‘The Highwayman’ by Judith James is here!

BOOK BLURB: How Easily One's Heart Can Be Stolen...Depends Upon the Thief England, 1680 Known to some as Gentleman Jack and others as Swift Nick, Jack Nevison preys on the wealthy, stealing coin (and the occasional kiss) on England's darkest roads. Jack's dangerous deeds are legend but the thrill of a highwayman's life is growing cold--until… Continue reading ‘The Highwayman’ by Judith James is here!

Book Review

‘The Husband’s Secret’ by Liane Moriarty

STORY: Imagine that your husband wrote you a letter, to be opened after his death. Imagine, too, that the letter contains his deepest, darkest secret—something with the potential to destroy not just the life you built together, but the lives of others as well. Imagine, then, that you stumble across that letter while your husband is… Continue reading ‘The Husband’s Secret’ by Liane Moriarty

Anthology, Book Review

‘Christmas Brides Anthology’ by Valerie Bowman, Elizabeth Essex, Suzanne Enoch, Alexandra Hawkins

STORIES: A collection of previously published Christmas e-novellas... "One Hot Scot" by Suzanne Enoch Duncan Lenox lives surrounded by enemies, a MacLawry in a land of Campbells. But when an English beauty has nowhere else to turn, he feels obligated to help. Now that they must spend a night together in an abandoned cottage while a… Continue reading ‘Christmas Brides Anthology’ by Valerie Bowman, Elizabeth Essex, Suzanne Enoch, Alexandra Hawkins

Book Review

‘Mastering the Art of French Eating’ by Ann Mah

STORY: When journalist Ann Mah’s diplomat husband is given a three-year assignment in Paris, Ann is overjoyed. A lifelong foodie and Francophile, she immediately begins plotting gastronomic adventures à deux. Then her husband is called away to Iraq on a year-long post—alone. Suddenly, Ann’s vision of a romantic sojourn in the City of Light is turned… Continue reading ‘Mastering the Art of French Eating’ by Ann Mah

Book Review

‘Accidents of Marriage’ by Randy Susan Meyers

STORY: Accidents of Marriage explores a topic rarely shown in fiction: the destruction left in the wake of spouse’s verbal fury. Ben never meant to hurt Maddy. He never imagined his recklessness would lead to tragedy. Maddy is a social worker trying to balance her career and three children. Years ago, she fell in love with… Continue reading ‘Accidents of Marriage’ by Randy Susan Meyers