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Fan Favorite Jewish Book: B’nai Mitzvah Mistake by Stacey Agdern in Hey Alma

B’nai Mitzvah Mistake by Stacey Agdern was picked as the Fan Favorite Jewish Book by Hey Alma!

From Hey Alma: “This sweet romance with fantastic Jewish representation is this year’s Jewish Book Fan Favorite. An enemies-to-lovers story and the first of author Stacey Agdern’s new “Last Girls Standing” series, “B’nai Mitzvah Mistake” is appealing for its realistic rendering of Judaism and for its lovable cast of characters including Judith, Ash and their friends and family.”

Check out all the winners here!

Publishers Weekly Starred review for Striking Gold

Publishers Weekly gave a starred review of Janine Amesta’s Striking Gold, book 1 in the Love in El Dorado series!

From Publishers Weekly: “Amesta’s stirring debut proves there’s fulfillment to be found in imperfection and spontaneity… Readers are sure to fall in love with this perfectly matched pair.”

Check out the full review here!

Striking Gold is out August 24, 2023. Grab your copy here!

Publishers Weekly Reviews When the Duke Loved Me

Publishers Weekly reviewed Lydia Lloyd’s When the Duke Loved Me, book 1 in the Rake Chronicles series.

From Publishers Weekly: “Lloyd adds depth to Catherine and John’s forbidden attraction by gradually revealing their most appealing characteristics, especially their kindness towards others, propelling the sexual tension between them into a more enduring love. This sizzling historical promises good things from the series to come.”

See the full review here.

When the Duke Loved Me by Lydia Lloyd is out on August 28, 2023! Pre-order your copy here!

2023 Maggie Award Finalist

Jane Porter‘s Once Upon a Christmas is a finalist in the Maggie Award’s Contemporary Romance category!  The Maggie Award is a symbol of achievement given by the Georgia Romance Writers (GRW) and the winners will be announced at the Moonlight & Magnolia Conference this October.

Grab your copy of Once Upon a Christmas here!


2023 RNA Contender

We are excited to announce that Stella Holt is a contender for the Romantic Novelists’ Association’s (RNA) annual RNA Joan Hessayon Award for 2023 with her novel, Last First Kiss!

The winner of the award will be announced during RNA’s annual conference in London on Saturday 12th August 2023.

Grab your copy of Last First Kiss here!