A Stella Review: Like a Gentleman by Eliot Grayson

RATING 4 out of 5 stars James Rowley, penniless younger brother of an earl, discovers his rejected sensational story has been stolen and printed under another name — and he’s certain his editor is the guilty party. Determined to get his due, he sets out for London to take revenge on the perfidious L. Wells.… Continue reading A Stella Review: Like a Gentleman by Eliot Grayson

A Stella Review: Jingle Spell by Chris Ethan

RATING 3 out of 5 stars It’s the most horrible time of the year. Smooches under mistletoes and tacky reindeer decorations. Newly single, Davey has had enough of wasting his love and having his heart broken. Better to be single, he decides. No more dates. No more falling in love. No more dreaming of happy… Continue reading A Stella Review: Jingle Spell by Chris Ethan

A Stella Review: Stone and Shell by Lloyd A. Meeker

RATING 4 out of 5 stars Eight-year-old Howie Evinger is convinced that his dad would be happier if he found a new husband. Howie would be happier, too. And somewhere out there in the city of Vancouver, there’s the right man for his dad to love. But how to find him? That’s a problem, especially… Continue reading A Stella Review: Stone and Shell by Lloyd A. Meeker

A Stella Review: Roadside Rescue by Caitlin Ricci

Rating:  3.75 out of 5 stars After her girlfriend leaves her for an ex, Kelly takes off with her mustang, Shoni, and as many of her things as she can pack into her truck. The flip of a coin has her going west along I-70 from her home in Missouri, sending her toward Colorado. While driving… Continue reading A Stella Review: Roadside Rescue by Caitlin Ricci

A Stella Advent Story Review: Blame It on the Fruitcake by Pat Henshaw

RATING 4 out of 5 Fruitcake is the laughingstock of the holiday season. But can it be an aphrodisiac instead? Motorcycle mechanic Sam McGuire is surprised to find a gaily wrapped box on his doorstep with a piece of fruitcake accompanying an invitation to a holiday party. Wondering if he’ll fit in, Sam attends the… Continue reading A Stella Advent Story Review: Blame It on the Fruitcake by Pat Henshaw

A Stella Advent Story Review: Talk Turkey By Bru Baker

Rating: 4 out of 5 Carson is a California transplant settling into life in the Windy City. On his first Christmas away from home, he assures his worried family he’ll be having a real Christmas dinner. Recent culinary school graduate Tom Stockton earns some extra money giving out cooking advice at the Talk Turkey hotline.… Continue reading A Stella Advent Story Review: Talk Turkey By Bru Baker

A Stella Review: Reindeer Games by Kenzie Cade

RATING 4 out of 5 stars Dashing von Stride has one thing on his mind: winning the window display contest for the Miracle on Main Christmas Contest. His plans are set and ready—and then he walks into his toy store, Reindeer Games, to find a sleigh that shouldn’t be there. The mystery sleigh sparks a… Continue reading A Stella Review: Reindeer Games by Kenzie Cade

A Stella Advent Story Review: Hapless (Sleigh Ride – 2015 Advent Calendar) by Therese Woodson

RATING 4 out of 5 stars All Ty wants is to propose to his boyfriend, Micah, before Christmas Eve. He has the perfect ring, the perfect setting, and the perfect plan, but the universe has other ideas. A sprained ankle, a choking woman, and a crying sister are just the tip of the iceberg as… Continue reading A Stella Advent Story Review: Hapless (Sleigh Ride – 2015 Advent Calendar) by Therese Woodson

A Stella Advent Story Review: Hearth and Home (Sleigh Ride – 2015 Advent Calendar) by E.T. Malinowski

Rating:  4 stars out of 5 Thistle is a sweet elf with a kind heart. He tries his best to help all the other elves in Santa’s workshop. Unfortunately, Thistle tends to leave disaster in his wake despite his good intentions. He dreams of finding an elf who will love him in spite of his… Continue reading A Stella Advent Story Review: Hearth and Home (Sleigh Ride – 2015 Advent Calendar) by E.T. Malinowski