✦✦✦ Author Spotlight✦✦✦ Rae Lamar

Last, but certainly not least of our June Author Spotlights, we have Author Rae Lamar.  Let’s jump right in to get to know Rae and her work…   Hi Rae! Welcome to My Reading Nook!  To begin, tell us a little about yourself and your writing. Reading was a huge part of my childhood. Although my brother was … Continue reading ✦✦✦ Author Spotlight✦✦✦ Rae Lamar

✦✦✦ Author Spotlight✦✦✦ Lily Java

Happy Monday! We're back this week with our third Author Spotlight from the 4Writers4Love crew -- authors of the Because My Heart Said So: Friends-to-Lovers Collection. MRN shines the spotlight on Author Lily Java today. Let’s jump right in to get to know Lily and her work… Hey Lily, welcome to My Reading Nook!  To begin, tell us a little about yourself. I … Continue reading ✦✦✦ Author Spotlight✦✦✦ Lily Java

ARC REVIEW: Same Page/Next Chapter Duology by G.L. Tomas

Same Page/Next Chapter Box Set by G.L. Thomas My rating: 4 of 5 stars Naima (aka Staten Island) is a 27 year old, Nigerian-American pursuing a degree in linguistics in Providence, RI.  She meets Timothy (aka Timberland), a Portuguese-American, fellow student and assistant manager at a local bookstore, when she interviews for a job. There's an … Continue reading ARC REVIEW: Same Page/Next Chapter Duology by G.L. Tomas

✦✦✦ Author Spotlight✦✦✦ Jacinta Howard

By now you've seen the Release Day Spotlight  for the Because My Heart Said So by the 4Writers4Love crew and the spotlight on Nia Forrester. Next up, MRN puts the spotlight on Author Jacinta Howard. Let’s jump right in to get to know Jacinta and her work… I live in Atlanta and have spent many years as a music, entertainment and lifestyle journalist. When I first … Continue reading ✦✦✦ Author Spotlight✦✦✦ Jacinta Howard

✦✦✦ Author Spotlight✦✦✦ Nia Forrester

Heeeyyyy Peeps, In addition to the Release Day Spotlight on the Because My Heart Said So and how the book came to fruition, MRN is also giving you a look-see into who each author is individually.  First up, MRN puts the spotlight on Author Nia Forrester. Let’s jump right in to get to know Nia and her work… I live in the … Continue reading ✦✦✦ Author Spotlight✦✦✦ Nia Forrester

REVIEW: Because My Heart Said So by 4Writers4Love

Admittedly what excited me at first about the Because My Heart Said So collection was getting new stories from two of my faves, Jacinta Howard and Nia Forrester. In the end, what sealed the deal for me was that it gave me two additional authors to fangirl over, Lily Java and Rae Lamar.  The Because My Heart Said So … Continue reading REVIEW: Because My Heart Said So by 4Writers4Love

✦✦✦ Release Day Spotlight✦✦✦ Because My Heart Said So by 4Writers4Love

For this month's Author Spotlight, MRN is doing something a little different. Instead of featuring one author for June, MRN is hosting 4Writers4Love and their just released anthology, today in fact, Because My Heart Said So - A Friend-to-Lovers Collection.  If you don't know who 4Writers4Love are yet, you will by the end of this month.  … Continue reading ✦✦✦ Release Day Spotlight✦✦✦ Because My Heart Said So by 4Writers4Love

ARC Review & Giveaway: Finding Kennedy (The Prototype, #2) by Jacinta Howard

Finding Kennedy by Jacinta Howard My rating: 5 of 5 stars When Kennedy James wakes up and finds chocolate cake in her mother's refrigerator, she throws a few items into a backpack, gets in her Trans Am and drives from Denver to her grandma's house in Tyler, TX. Something has to change! She needs to do … Continue reading ARC Review & Giveaway: Finding Kennedy (The Prototype, #2) by Jacinta Howard

ARC Review: Love’s Changes: A Losing My Way Novella by LaQuette

Love's Changes by LaQuette My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Warning: This review contains mild spoilers if you haven't read book 3 of the Queens of Kings series, Protected Heart.   We met Bryan and Justice in the Queens of Kings series.  Lieutenant Bryan Smyth is Heart Searlington's second in command at the 74th and … Continue reading ARC Review: Love’s Changes: A Losing My Way Novella by LaQuette