Tag: Sweet Romance

Welcome Erin! #contemporary #romance #amreading #amreadingromance

Award winning author, Erin Bevan writes small town Americana romances straight from the heart. Born and raised in rural South Arkansas, she uses her past experiences to enrich her stories while infusing the right amount of heartache and humor to see her… Read More

Deleted Scene ~ In the Land of Gold #sweetandspicyromance #romance #historicalromance #amreading #amreadingromance

I can’t remember why this scene was deleted, but I can guess it was because of story flow. After Cora wakes up in Flynn’s tent, hungover and failing to remember much, they argue and she storms out. To bring them together again,… Read More

The REAL woman behind A Road Paved in Copper #sweetandspicyromance #romance #historicalromance #western #amreading

I’ve gotten this question before, and the answer is yes. So what is the question? “Have I ever used real women as inspiration for my characters?” Anyone who knows my dad knows he likes to tell stories. One afternoon while visiting my… Read More

What is your Burlesque name? #sweetandspicyromance #romance #historicalromance #amreadingromance

Want to do something fun today? Take a few minutes to figure out what your Burlesque name would be. I know what you’re thinking: what is she talking about? Why would I want to do that? Well, honestly, I don’t really know… Read More

Splash into Summer Giveaway Hop #sweetandspicyromance #romance #amreading #giveaway #contemporary

Welcome to my stop on the Splash into Summer Giveaway Blog Hop hosted by Bookhounds! I have no idea where June came from, but hey hey hey, it’s summer!!! Aside from enjoying the days off from school and the warmer temperatures, I… Read More

Every Era has it’s Slang ~ 1930’s Slang Words #sweetandspicyromance #romance #historicalromance #amreading

While it was hard to put slang in a couple of my historical romance novels, one of them it was an absolute must! One simply doesn’t write a novel set in the roaring 1920’s and not use the slang people spoke back… Read More

Beach Reads Giveaway Hop #sweetandspicyromance #romance #amreading #borabora #contemporary

Welcome to my stop on the Beach Reads Giveaway Blog Hop hosted by Stuck in Books! Living in Oklahoma, I don’t get to see much beach time. Unless it’s the not so white, but sometimes sandy beaches of a lake so murky… Read More

Historical Landmarks ~ Burkel Estate #romance #historicalromance #amreading #amreadingromance

When I took my research trip to Montgomery, I had wanted to stop by Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum in Memphis. Unfortunately, time got away from us and we couldn’t stop. I still would love to visit the place, though. Maybe one… Read More

Love in Bloom Giveaway Hop #sweetandspicyromance #romance #historicalromance #amreading #amreadingromance #giveaway

Welcome to my stop on the Love in Bloom Giveaway Blog Hop hosted by Bookhounds! So what do I have for you on this stop? A prize gift package including $10 Amazon Gift Card and a free eBook! To enter click on… Read More

My trip to Montgomery, Alabama #sweetandspicyromance #romance #historicalromance #civilwar #horses

While I was writing and researching my debut novel, The Woman on the Painted Horse, I took a trip to Montgomery, Alabama. Yes, I know the picture say Arkansas, we just didn’t stop for pictures with the Alabama sign. Why I have… Read More

May I Suggest Giveaway Hop #sweetandspicyromance #romance #historicalromance #bloghop #giveaway

Welcome to my stop on the May I Suggest Giveaway Hop hosed by Stuck in Books! Not only is May by birthday month (and I’m turning the big 4-0 this year. Eeekkk!!), but May is also known asĀ “GET CAUGHT READING MONTH”!! Isn’t… Read More

One Contemporary in a Sea of Historicals #sweetandspicyromance #romance #contemporary #BoraBora

I’ve often been asked why I chose to break from the historical romance sub-genre for my fifth novel, The Parking Space. Honestly, the reason is I just wanted a break. Historical romance novels take a lot of time and research and having… Read More

It’s all about keeping it personal . . . #sweetandspicyromance #romance #contemporary #humor #cat #amreadingromance

I get asked a lot if I ever put personal information or stories in my novels. Well, the answer to that is “of course”! I love putting personal touches in my writing. It makes it extra fun when friends and family notice… Read More

Welcome Jeri! #romance #YA #author #amreadingromance #amreadingYA

Jeri is a native Californian that found her storytelling voice while walking home from elementary school. Long walks with a hyper imagination led to all sorts of wild ideas. Her debut novel, Wildflower, finally came to fruition after she was laid off… Read More

Women of the Klondike #sweetandspicyromance #romance #historicalromance #amreadingromance #writing #Klondike

I remember reading a review for my novel IN THE LAND OF GOLD once that stated that a woman couldn’t have made it up the Klondike trail during the gold rush—especially living through the unbelievable and harsh conditions that I unrealistically created… Read More