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TLC Book Tours: In Twenty Years (PLUS a Giveaway!)

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Title: In Twenty Years Author: Allison Winn Scotch 322 pages, published July 1, 2016 Genre: Women's Fiction Note: I received this book from TLC Book Tours   to facilitate my review. I received no other compensation, and all opinions are my own.  From Goodreads: Twenty years ago, six Penn students shared a house, naively certain that their friendships would endure—until the death of their ringleader and dear friend Bea splintered the group for good. Now, mostly estranged from one another, the remaining five reluctantly gather at that same house on the eve of what would have been Bea’s fortieth birthday. But along with the return of the friends come old grudges, unrequited feelings, and buried secrets. Catherine, the CEO of a domestic empire, and Owen, a stay-at-home dad, were picture-perfect college sweethearts—but now teeter on the brink of disaster. Lindy, a well-known musician, is pushing middle age in an industry that’s all about youth and slowly self-destructing as she

ARC August!

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Read Sleep Repeat is hosting the 4th Annual ARC August!! I participated in ARC April and loved it, so I am super excited to participate in this August event. The good thing for me is that August is general my most low key month of the whole year, so I hope to get a lot of reading done! This is where I will keep track of my progress.  This will be a great way to catch up on my NetGalley reads! Interested in signing up? All the details (including prizes!) are here ! Signups end July 31st. Make sure to review books you read somewhere (blog, Goodreads, Amazon, etc) in order for them to count. Another Bonus to ARC April? BOUT OF BOOKS is August 22-28, my friends!! August is officially awesome!! My TBR List My Progress/Books Read: 1. Everything Wee Keep 2. To Have an d To Hold 3. Fami ly Tree    

It's Monday, What Are You Reading?

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  This is a weekly meme hosted by Kathryn @ The  Book Date .   Happy last week of July! July has been a crazy month at work for me, so I've gotten much less reading and posting done than I'd like. I'm at a conference for work this week (in Vegas!!), then things will drastically calm down in August! Here's what I'm reading this week:  Just Finished:   Currently Reading:   Look for my tour with #KEPRTOURS on August 4th!   Look for my review with TLC Book Tours on  August 5th! Up Next:   I know I've been saying this one is up next for awhile...I promise I'm getting to it soon!  What are you reading this week? Happy Reading!

Release Blitz: Friends ForNever

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Title: Friends ForNever Author: Melissa Baldwin Release Date: July 19, 2016 Genre: Contemporary Romance Publisher: Gemma Halliday Publishing Summary Erin Taylor is a hard-working journalist with a serious TV addiction and lack of a social life. She's focused on her career and determined to leave her tiny cubicle behind for a fabulous corner office! But when a new co-worker, a friendship drama, and a hot workplace crush collide, Erin finds it harder and harder to focus. Especially when that crush on the oh-so-yummy Aiden Thomas starts to materialize into what feels like a magical relationship. Erin's life seems to finally be heading in the right direction...until suddenly friends aren't such great friends after all, her magical relationship hits a bumpy road, and her career could be derailed by it all. Erin learns a lesson the hard way: Sometimes people aren't who they seem to be. With her happiness on the line, can Erin rise above her disappointme

It's Monday, What Are You Reading?

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This is a weekly meme hosted by Kathryn @ The  Book Date . Summer has been crazy busy, so I've only been managing a book a week.  This week is another six day work week, followed by a one day weekend, then a trip for a work conference! Whew! Hoping to finish my current read before next Monday.  Here's what I'm reading this week! Just Finished: Look for my review with  TLC book Tours  July 28! Currently Reading: Up Next: What are you reading this week?

Blog Tour (with excerpt!): The Little Antique Shop Under the Eiffel Tower

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Title: The Little Antique Shop Under the EiffelTower Author: Rebecca Raisin Series: The Little Paris Collection, Book 2 Standalone?: Yes Release Date: June 30, 2016 Genres: Contemporary Romance, Chick Lit Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Summary Anouk LaRue used to be a romantic, but since she had her heart well and truly broken her love life has dissolved into nothing more than daydreams of the perfect man. Retreating to her extraordinary Little Antique Shop has always been a way to escape, because who could feel alone in a shop bursting with memories and beautiful objects… Until Tristan Black bursts into an auction and throws her ordered world into a spin. Following your heart is a little like getting lost in Paris – sometimes confusing and always exciting! Except learning to trust her instincts is not something Anouk is ready to do when it comes to romance, but the city of love has other ideas… Purchase Links Amazon US    Amazon UK    iTunes    Barne

Book Review: Once Upon A Wine

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Title: Once Upon A Wine Author: Beth Kendrick 336 pages, publication date July 26, 2016 Genre: Women's Fiction Note: I received this book from  NetGalley   to facilitate my review. I received no other compensation, and all opinions are my own.  From Goodreads: Cammie Breyer needs a big glass of cabernet—her restaurant failed and her chef boyfriend left for a hotter kitchen. Just when she thinks she’s hit rock bottom, her Aunt Ginger calls with a surprise. She’s bought a vineyard—in Delaware. At Ginger’s command, Cammie returns to Black Dog Bay, the seaside town where she spent her childhood summers with her aunt and her cousin, Kat. The three women reunite, determined to succeed. There’s only one little problem: None of them knows the first thing about wine making. And it turns out, owning a vineyard isn’t all wine and roses. It’s dirt, sweat, and desperation. Every day brings financial pitfalls, unruly tourists, romantic dilemmas, and second thoughts.  But even as they st

It's Monday, What Are You Reading?

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This is a weekly meme hosted by Kathryn @  Book Date .  Last week was a little crazy, despite being only a four day work week! Only managed to finish one book.  This week is a bit more low key, so I'm hoping to get some good reading time in! Here's what I'm reading this week! Recently Finished: What an adorable book! Currently Reading: Look for my review with TLC book Tours July 28! On Deck: Excited to read her latest book! Devil Wears Prada is one of my all time favorites. This one just came in for me at the library! I pretty much hated the first one...but one of my friends assured me that this one was amazing and so much better! So I'm giving it a shot... What are you reading this week?

Release Blitz: What Happens at the Beach...

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Title: What Happens at the Beach... Author: T. A. Williams Series: What Happens in… (standalone) Release Date: July 11, 2106 Genres: Chick Lit Publisher: HarperCollins/Carina UK Summary For the perfect summer romance… It’s finally time for Natalie Dryden to decide what she really wants! After ditching her sparkling engagement ring, and her ghastly fiancĂ©, she jets off for the sun-kissed shores of Southern France – the only place that has ever truly felt like home. For the first time ever, Natalie is determined to forget all about men and follow her dreams! …head to the French coast! Only, avoiding the male population isn’t quite so easy, especially when she meets smooth-talking Philippe and gorgeous fisherman, Remy! But then Natalie, quite literally, bumps into brooding millionaire Mark whilst swimming in the glittering azure-blue bay – and her life is turned upside-down. Love might be off the cards for Natalie, yet suddenly she finds herself in her dream