Lacy Literacy

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October 1st is a special day, and not only because it’s now time to get fully into the Halloween Spirit. Today is the release day for one of my favorite author’s latest books: Mating the Huntress by Talia Hibbert.   In honor of the release day, check out an excerpt from Mating the Huntress and …

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Breathe in. Breathe out. Okay. Let’s fucking talk about Wicked and the Wallflower by Sarah MacLean aka the first installment of The Bareknuckle Bastards aka the series I’m going to be thinking about long after it’s over. I can’t ever recall being as pumped about a Historical Romance series as I am for The Bareknuckle Bastards. Sarah …

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Earlier this month, Eri & I made the trip down to Santa Monica High School to attend YALLWEST, which is a Young Adult Book Festival!! For both of us, it was our second year attending the festival. Somehow it gets better and better each year. We took all the photobooth pictures, broke our backs carrying …

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2018 is a year of great releases. I know preemptively it’s going to be hard to keep up with all the amazing content coming out each month. Also, we have already been blessed with several to die for books like The Cruel Prince. But there are still many more to come that we cannot help …

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Audiobooks have been my SAVIOR in the year 2017. I am eternally grateful for them. Since I started listening to audiobooks, they have become an integral part of my reading life. I think audiobooks are amazing, which is why I want more people to read them. In an effort to do that, I’m going to …

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Anna-Marie McLemore is one of my favorite people. She’s a Queer Latina who writes enchanting Young Adult Magical Realism stories that feature POC & Queer characters. I had the privilege of receiving an ARC of her upcoming novel, Wild Beauty, releasing in October. Today, I’m going to be sharing 5 reasons as why you need this …

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A love that neither can deny… Title: The Day of the Duchess (Scandal & Scoundrel #3) Author: Sarah MacLean Publication Date: June 27, 2017 Publisher: Avon Books Synopsis: The one woman he will never forget… Malcolm Bevingstoke, Duke of Haven, has lived the last three years in self-imposed solitude, paying the price for a mistake he can never …

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In this warmhearted and charming debut from Tif Marcelo, a food truck chef and her long lost Army love clash when they cross paths in San Francisco. Title: North to You (Journey to the Heart #1) Author: Tif Marcelo Publication Date: June 5, 2017 Publisher: Pocket Star Synopsis: Camille Marino has got a full plate. As the …

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I haven’t been to the LA Times Festival of Books since I was a kid when it was still hosted on the UCLA campus. I was ecstatic for the chance to go again, especially because I actually appreciate books events considering I’m a book blogger now. Despite having a nasty cold on both days of the event, …

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