It’s Pub Day for VELVET and LOVE FORTUNES AND OTHER DISASTERS!Swoon Reads Staff
Break out the sparkling cider, because Pub Day has finally arrived for Velvet by Temple West and Love Fortunes and Other Disasters by Kimberly Karalius! We are so excited and proud to see these books take their rightful places on the shelves.
What people are saying about Velvet:
“I could not. Stop. Reading. There better be a sequel! I loved the humor and the dialogue. Thumbs up!” – Raimy Faere
“Dude. So this is what Twilight should have been. Velvet is fun and very entertaining with snappy dialogue, awesome characters and some solid teen angst.” — The Windy Pages
“This book is like no vampire book I have ever read before. I loved this book ten thousand percent. It’s easily one of my favorite 2015 reads by far and I can’t remember the last time I openly gasped and laughed and cried while reading a book. I definitely don’t remember the last time I had to put a book down and take deep breaths because I was smiling so much.” – Jessica
“It’s humorous yet dark, cute yet sexy, lighthearted yet heart-stopping. This one is definitely worth the read, if only to get your swoon on!” — The Eater of Books!
What people are saying about Love Fortunes and Other Disasters:
“An unusual love story that will delight readers.” – School Library Journal
“Utterly charming. Love Fortunes and Other Disasters is the kind of book you sit down and read and are immediately swept away into a realistic magical world where love charms usually work, the small shops contain hidden secrets and Love is on everyone’s mind every day. I am infatuated.” – The Windy Pages
“An enchanting novel, wholly unique to both the magical realism and YA genres. The fictional setting of Grimbaud charmed me from the get-go, but it was the complex characters (and romance) that had me gripped ’til the very end. Buoyantly imaginative and gorgeously written.” – Kristin Yuki
“Definitely one of my favorites of the year. I am now a walking, talking heart-eye emoji after reading this book.” – Catherine Tinker
Pick up your copy today!