Posts Tagged: Multicultural Romance

My Last Day Without You (2011)

My Last Day Without You (2011)

April 28, 2014 Contemporary, Reviews 2

On a one-day business trip to New York, a German business executive (Ken Duken) falls in love with a singer-songwriter (Nicole Beharie) who exposes him to her Brooklyn world and emotions he has never experienced before. Starring: Nicole Beharie, Ken Duken, Reg E. Cathey, Marlene Forte — Reading and I… Read more »

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Resources For Readers

April 27, 2014 Opinion, Reading Guide 6

In light of recent discussions about romance lacking a literary canon and being a difficult genre for new readers to get started in, we’re attempting to compile a list of resources for readers fairly new to the genre. These are not necessarily endorsements. This is an ongoing project and obviously… Read more »

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To Tempt a Wilde by Kimberly Kaye Terry

To Tempt a Wilde by Kimberly Kaye Terry

April 7, 2014 Contemporary, Reviews 2

After two years on the run, Althea Hudson may have finally found her safe haven. Who’d have thought it would be in Wyoming, at a sprawling ranch owned by three rugged alpha males? But it’s strapping Nathan Wilde who’s making her heart beat faster… even if the sensual cowboy has… Read more »

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Two-For-One BWAM Review

Two-For-One BWAM Review

March 19, 2014 Contemporary, Historical, Reviews 8

In the last week I ended up reading two BWAM! (Black woman/Asian man. thank Solace Ames for putting this abbreviation into my head)  romances so I figured I’d review them in one post before my ADHD gets the best for me and erases both stories from my long term memory!… Read more »

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Buttercup by Sienna Mynx

Buttercup by Sienna Mynx

March 10, 2014 Historical, Reviews 0

After reading Harmony by Sienna Mynx, an interracial romance between a black jazz singer and a white mobster in Jazz Age Harlem, I got a craving for romance set in the 20s and 30s. I bought an f/f by Colette Moody and this book, and Meoskop’s DNF review didn’t dent… Read more »

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Links: Tuesday, March 4th

Links: Tuesday, March 4th

March 4, 2014 Links 0

Verily I say unto ye The Girl Myth in YA Fiction (And Beyond) – Kelly Jensen talks about the ways gender influences how readers talk about book characters. We talk at lengths, however, about female characters’ likability. And it’s a binary, with absolutely no room between the two end points…. Read more »

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My No-Time-To-Read-To-Be-Read List

My No-Time-To-Read-To-Be-Read List

February 28, 2014 Opinion 4

First, I’d like to say thank you to Ridley and Meoskop for going along with this. You rock! When we started this party in the margins, I had more time to read, mostly because my life was kinda sorta in shambles and when you can’t leave the couch, reading is… Read more »

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