A Stella Advent Calendar Review Day 11: Popcorn Garlands by Ariel Tachna

RATING 4,5 out of 5 stars Carlos Mendez spends all year working hard at his Houston-based landscaping business, and he sends every spare penny he earns back to his family in Mexico. By the time the holidays roll around, he doesn’t have much patience for the unadulterated greed and consumerism paraded past him. But a… Continue reading A Stella Advent Calendar Review Day 11: Popcorn Garlands by Ariel Tachna

Tis the Season for Holiday Stories and This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Tis the Season for Holiday Stories Have you noticed a preponderance of book covers with snow on them?  Maybe with elves or people with red hats or maybe even a stocking or two?  Yes, its that time of the year when all the wonderful holiday stories are releasing from authors and publishers everywhere.  And its… Continue reading Tis the Season for Holiday Stories and This Week at Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

In the Spotlight: Cowboys Don’t Come Out by Tara Lain (excerpt and giveaway)

  Cowboys Don’t Come Out by Tara Lain   Blurb: Rand McIntyre settles for good enough. He loves his small California ranch, raising horses, and teaching riding to the kids he adores—but having kids of his own and someone to love means coming out, and that would jeopardize everything he’s built. Then, despite his terror… Continue reading In the Spotlight: Cowboys Don’t Come Out by Tara Lain (excerpt and giveaway)