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Harlequin + Scribd = Giveaway!
2nd Oct / 54 Comments

Harlequin + Scribd = Giveaway!

Breaking News! Fall in Love Again, and Again, and Again with Harlequin + Scribd Harlequin Partners with Scribd to Offer +15,000 Titles Exclusively in their Ebook Subscription Service We have exciting news to share for book lovers everywhere! Harlequin has partnered with Scridb, a subscription reading service, to make available 15,000+ titles.

ionR: Kindle Unlimited
2nd Aug / 20 Comments

ionR: Kindle Unlimited

ionR: Kindle Unlimited This ionR concerns a new service provided by Amazon called “Kindle Unlimited”. This is not an advertisement for said product, we’re simply wondering what the opinions are about paid services like these. There are a few different membership ‘clubs’ around, but KU offers something a little different […]

ionR: Multi Author Box Sets – Deal or No Deal?
5th Jul / 47 Comments

ionR: Multi Author Box Sets – Deal or No Deal?

Multi Author Box Sets – Deal or No Deal?  As a reader looking for deals… a Multi author box for 99c is a Steal. Multiple Full length novels for JUST 99c? Wow! Couldn’t get a sweeter deal than that. I for one am not a big fan of box sets… If it […]

i on Romance: Book Summary Pet Peeves
27th Jun / 12 Comments

i on Romance: Book Summary Pet Peeves

Book Summary Pet Peeves I have to read a lot of book summaries. And when I say ‘a lot’, I mean a crapton.  Like anything else that one sees all the time, there are things used in summaries that make me grit my teeth – and some of them are […]

i on Romance: Getting Books Into Hands
30th May / 5 Comments

i on Romance: Getting Books Into Hands

i on Romance: Getting Books Into Hands There’s a pretty big news story that concerns young readers, and it’s about LeVar Burton using Kickstarter to resurrect his show, “Reading Rainbow”. I know it’s not in the Romance genre, but I’d like to talk about the general concept of getting people […]

i on Romance: Tattoos and You
18th Apr / 26 Comments

i on Romance: Tattoos and You

i on Romance: Tattoos and You So many books feature a tattooed hero or heroine. Of those, I’d say about two thirds show the said character on the cover. Sometimes the character is considered a “bad” boy or girl, and sometimes not. Either way, the tattoo says something about them. […]

i on Romance: Cover Clones
4th Apr / 45 Comments

i on Romance: Cover Clones

i on Romance: Cover Clones With the rise in self-publishing, cover art is something that is becoming more standardized. Now, it’s not the worst thing ever – once you’re reading a book, the cover is behind you. But have you ever looked at something on Amazon (or your shopping site […]

i on Romance: Crossover Genres
14th Mar / 19 Comments

i on Romance: Crossover Genres

i on Romance: Crossover Genres   There are a lot of different crossover genres when it comes to romance. There are people that read many different kinds, and there are people with their particular niches. I tend to stick with Mainstream Contemporary, Adult Contemporary, and Suspense, while veering off that […]

i on Romance: Hawt or Not
21st Feb / 27 Comments

i on Romance: Hawt or Not

Today I want to talk about the hotness factor. Romance novels have always had varying degrees of steaminess, but I think today we have so many more choices. There are still the chaste novels, all the way down to Christian romance, and we go all the way up to what […]

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