Tagged: summer

Mariah Stewart’s Summer Countdown: The DRIFTWOOD POINT Author’s 5 Faves of the Season

As summer starts to heat up and people are coming out of their homes to soak up the sun, we found ourselves wondering what to do with all the glorious…

Carbs, Characters, Colors, and Cabernet…Or the Four C’s of My Life at the Moment

Critically acclaimed foodie author Rachel Goodman stopped by XOXOAD to share a few of her favorite things! Keep reading for yummy recipes, brilliant life suggestions and delicious drink ideas, and…

Excerpt: Nannyland by Jane Elizabeth Hughes

We’re so excited to introduce you to one of our favorite summer reads, Nannyland, by Jane Elizabeth Hughes! This delightful, romantic debut follows a sophisticated Manhattanite who trades her fast-paced…

EIGHT GREAT TIPS FOR A SELF-DISCOVERY ROAD TRIP BY KIM WRIGHT

The summer months are fast approaching, which means it’s time to start planning some road trips! Kim Wright, author of Last Ride to Graceland, is no stranger to them. In…

CLOSED:Enter to Win Our Summer Beach Reads Sweepstakes!

Can we get a whoop whoop that it’s finally summer? Well, at least the weather is tricking us into thinking it’s officially summer (which is June 20th btw), but who cares, right?…

What it means to get a “do-over”

Second chances can come along in many forms. They can be welcome opportunities to begin anew, or real challenges that individuals must face, overcome, and see the good in to…

What Adorable Animals Did on Their Summer Vacations

Summer days, driftin’ away… yes, it’s Labor Day weekend, which means another year’s summer fun is behind us. Before we get our sweaters and tights out of storage, we had…

CONTEST! LISA RENEE JONES & FIREWORKS

**Sorry, This Sweepstakes Has Ended** New York Times bestselling author Lisa Renee Jones was just like us this past weekend and took a break to celebrate the Fourth of July!…

10 Books to Read Lying on the Beach…or if You Just Wish You Were

Winter is coming, and not just on Game of Thrones. There’s a chill in the air, we’ve picked our wool coats up from the dry cleaner’s, and our summer tans have…

Early Autumn picks

Having trouble finding new reads to cuddle up with now that we are heading out of summer and into fall? Check out author Sylvia Day’s picks below!   With novels…