Category Archives: Romance novels

Central Pa. Romance Writers to meet May 3

The Central Pennsylvania Romance Writers (CPRW) welcome visitors and potential new members at their next meeting, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. May 3 at the Joseph T. Simpson Public Library, 16 N. Walnut St., Mechanicsburg. According to a press release, … Continue reading

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L.J. Matarese weaves faith into fiction

One Thanksgiving morning, more than a decade ago, L.J. Matarese woke up with a sentence in her head: “Goodbye, mom and dad. I’ll miss you.” That sentence later became the first sentence of the first draft of Matarese’s manuscript for … Continue reading

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West York author Rachel Walter to sign paranormal romance at Irvin’s Books

West York author Rachel Walter will sign copies of her young adult novel “True Connection” Dec. 7, 2013 at Irvin’s Books in York, Pa.

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Review: Pamela Palmer shocks with Vamp City series

This week, I browsed two novels that have been hanging out in my book pile. Pamela Palmer’s “A Kiss of Blood” was released this past summer, and I’ve had the first book in the series, “A Blood Seduction,” for a … Continue reading

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Review: ‘One Lucky Vampire’ by Lynsay Sands

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve even been able to think about cracking open a book. In the busy-ness of my life, there are times when, in the back of my mind, I think, “Gosh, I haven’t read a … Continue reading

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Recently released: ‘Wedding Belles’ by Beth Albright

This week I read ‘Wedding Belles’ by Beth Albright. It was just released in August by Harlequin MIRA. If you want to escape from it all with a sickly-sweet girl-power romance novel, grab a copy of this book. The plot … Continue reading

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Romance review: ‘The Dark Heroine: Dinner with a Vampire’ by Abigail Gibbs

This week’s book, “The Dark Heroine: Dinner with a Vampire” took a few days to read. It was more than 500 pages long. While enjoyable at the moment, I found “The Dark Heroine” to be ultimately forgettable. I feel like … Continue reading

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Romance review: ‘The Story of X’ by A.J. Molloy

This week, I read “The Story of X” by A.J. Molloy. The novel was supposed to be erotica, so if you’re sensitive to the discussion of sex and eroticism, please avoid this review. The novel took a couple of days … Continue reading

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Romance review: ‘The Lass Wore Black’ by Karen Ranney

I read ‘The Lass Wore Black’ in a couple hours while I was on vacation a few weeks ago. It was a historical romance that played out almost like a fairy tale. The plot revolved around Catriona, a spoiled rich … Continue reading

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Recently released: ‘Affliction’ by Laurell K. Hamilton

Entertainment editor Patrick Abdalla previews “Affliction” by Laurell K. Hamilton in this July 7, 2013, post.

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