African American Romance, Book Reviews, Interracial Romance

Book Review: Be My Always

As matchmaker extraordinaire Kayla Montgomery breaks all records finding love for her clients, her colleagues watch with awe and envy. And a bit of curiosity. Why does the woman they’ve dubbed Cupid deny herself her own happily ever after? Billionaire playboy Brendon Humes vows to repair the reputation of the company his father built and tarnished.  He doesn’t need distractions or entanglements. But a one-night stand with a beautiful stranger couldn’t hurt. Until he finds himself wanting more. Found this book browsing for a new read on Amazon Kindle. I couldn’t tell you why I downloaded a sample, because I…

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African American Romance, Contemporary Romance, Romance Novels

Why Romance Novels Need Strong Heroines

I was kidnapped this morning, and reminded of the importance of strong, independent female heroines in romance novels. Yup, while online researching for another blog post, my attention got blindfolded, gagged, and dragged away by an advice column headline: My Husband Refuses to Give Me My Stimulus Check…What Can I Do? I admit to all sorts of devilish thoughts. GTFOH. This must be a joke. No, it’s not a joke? Okay, point the bastard out to me. A good swift kick to his tiny twin— And all that ran through my brain before I’d clicked to read. There, I discovered…

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