Review: One to Watch by Kate Stayman-London

Bea Schumacher is a devastatingly stylish plus-size fashion blogger who has amazing friends, a devoted family, legions of Insta followers–and a massively broken heart. Like the rest of America, Bea indulges in her weekly obsession: the hit reality show Main Squeeze. The fantasy dates! The kiss-off rejections! The surprising amount of guys named Chad! But Bea […]

Discussion Posts

Discussion: Being Plain in a Romance Novel

Today I want to talk about a common trope in romance novels across the board: the main female heroine being “plain.” I put plain in quotation marks because most of the time a subplot of the book is the love interest trying to convince our heroine that she is in fact beautiful, and based on […]


Top Five Romance Reads

Hello bookworms and happy Valentine’s Day! I’m not a huge celebrator of the holiday, partly because my husband and I get each other candy all the time. But I still thought I’d take an opportunity to come up with a list of five of my favorite romantic novels. This list focuses on books where the […]