Category: Book Talk

Crossing the Line by Kennedy Ryan (New Release)

Crossing the Line by Kennedy Ryan (New Release)

Your favorite hot jocks are back with an all-new standalone novel. If you like sexy, confident men who know how to handle a stick (on and off the ice), and smart women who are strong enough to keep all those big egos in check, this series is for you!

Posted January 17, 2020 by Deanna Lynn
All Wrapped Up For The Holidays

All Wrapped Up For The Holidays

ALL WRAPPED UP FOR THE HOLIDAYS It’s the season for gift giving! Six FREE standalone holiday short stories!   The Merry Mistake by Vi Keeland and Penelope Ward  Note to self: Ask Santa for glasses this year. When I accidentally mistook a gorgeous man resting outside my building for a homeless person in need of lunch, we got into it. […]

Posted November 30, 2019 by Deanna Lynn
Okie Dreams Weekly 11-30-2019 (New Releases)

Okie Dreams Weekly 11-30-2019 (New Releases)

Okie Dreams Weekly 11-30-2019 NEW RELEASES ON THE SHELF This week saw some wonderful books hit the shelves. But in case you missed them, the Okie Dreams Weekly 11-30-2019 has you covered! Each week we’ll bring you a few of the new releases to hit the shelves, from both your favorite authors and from debut authors you may not yet […]

Posted November 30, 2019 by Deanna Lynn
The Ship of Dreams by Gareth Russell (Upcoming Release)

The Ship of Dreams by Gareth Russell (Upcoming Release)

In this original and meticulously researched narrative history, the author of the “stunning” (The Sunday Times) Young and Damned and Fair uses the sinking of the Titanic as a prism through which to examine the end of the Edwardian era and the seismic shift modernity brought to the Anglo-American world. 

Posted August 4, 2019 by Deanna Lynn
Playing for Keeps by Kendall Ryan Teaser

Playing for Keeps by Kendall Ryan Teaser

Get ready to meet your new favorite hot jocks in an all new series of stand-alone novels. If you like sexy, confident men who know how to handle a stick (on and off the ice), and smart women who are strong enough to keep all those big egos in check, this series of athlete romances is perfect for you!

Posted August 2, 2019 by Deanna Lynn
How to Hack a Heartbreak by Kristin Rockaway

How to Hack a Heartbreak by Kristin Rockaway

Swipe right for love. Swipe left for disaster.

By day, Mel Strickland is an underemployed helpdesk tech at a startup incubator, Hatch, where she helps entitled brogrammers–“Hatchlings”–who can’t even fix their own laptops, but are apparently the next wave of startup geniuses. And by night, she goes on bad dates with misbehaving dudes she’s matched with on the ubiquitous dating app, Fluttr…

Posted July 30, 2019 by Deanna Lynn
This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger (Pre-Order)

This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger (Pre-Order)

For fans of Before We Were Yours and Where the Crawdads Sing, comes a magnificent novel about four orphans on a life-changing odyssey during the Great Depression, from the New York Times bestselling author of Ordinary Grace. This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger releases on September 3rd 2019. 

Posted July 22, 2019 by Deanna Lynn
A Gentleman Never Keeps Score by Cat Sebastian

A Gentleman Never Keeps Score by Cat Sebastian

A Gentleman Never Keeps Score, the new novel in the Seducing the Sedgwicks series by Cat Sebastian, is available now! You can check our post for book details, a excerpt, and details about the tour-wide giveaway going on! *Repost from OkieDreams.com Site*

Posted July 23, 2018 by Deanna Lynn
Top 5 Hottest Reads by Naima Simone (Guest Post)

Top 5 Hottest Reads by Naima Simone (Guest Post)

Romance author Naima Simone is on the blog today to talk about her top 5 hottest reads. Naima’s latest release, Scoring the Players Baby, is out today from Entangled Brazen and we’ve got a blog tour/review stop for the book as well today so be sure to check that out. *Repost from OkieDreams.com Site*

Posted July 23, 2018 by Deanna Lynn
Her Stolen Past Movie Trailer (Lifetime Movie Network)

Her Stolen Past Movie Trailer (Lifetime Movie Network)

In HER STOLEN PAST, a movie based on the novel by Lynette Eason, a woman is shocked to discover a kidnapped baby’s birth certificate among her late mothers things. But while she goes digging into the past for answers, someone else will stop at nothing to keep the truth from being revealed. Watch the trailer now and see the movie when it premieres on Feb 2nd at 7pm CST on the Lifetime Movie Network

Posted January 3, 2018 by Deanna Lynn

Eight Book Covers That Caught My Eye (01-01-2018 Cover Love)

Today, the first day of 2018, I’m posting my first Cover Love collection of eight gorgeous Young Adult and Category Romance covers that recently caught my eye. This will be an ongoing feature here at Okie Dreams and will include all manner of book covers. Today’s covers include books by Rachel Lynn Solomon, Sara Holland, Katie McGarry, Catherine Mann, Marie Ferrarella, and Dani Wade.

Posted January 1, 2018 by Deanna Lynn

Great Books For Writers (From Plot To Character)

Here is a list of 16 great books for writers who are looking to delve deeper into character, plot, structure, and setting. These books contain invaluable information about the craft of writing, ingenious tidbits on creating characters readers will love, and fundamentals about point of view, setting the scene, and much, much more.

Posted November 24, 2017 by Deanna Lynn