Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Blog Tour: My Super Sweet Sixteenth Century

Hosted by: Itching For Books


- The Book - 

Synopsis: On the precipice of her sixteenth birthday, the last thing lone wolf Cat Crawford wants is an extravagant gala thrown by her bubbly stepmother and well-meaning father. So even though Cat knows the family’s trip to Florence, Italy, is a peace offering, she embraces the magical city and all it offers. But when her curiosity leads her to an unusual gypsy tent, she exits . . . right into Renaissance Firenze.

Thrust into the sixteenth century armed with only a backpack full of contraband future items, Cat joins up with her ancestors, the sweet Alessandra and protective Cipriano, and soon falls for the gorgeous aspiring artist Lorenzo. But when the much-older Niccolo starts sniffing around, Cat realizes that an unwanted birthday party is nothing compared to an unwanted suitor full of creeptastic amore.

Can she find her way back to modern times before her Italian adventure turns into an Italian forever?

Releases: September 11th, 2012
Entangled Publishing


- The Author -

As a teen, I threw raging parties that shook my parents’ walls and created embarrassing fodder for future YA novels.

As an adult, I read and write obsessively, rehash said embarrassing fodder, and dream up characters who become my imaginary friends.

When I'm not typing furiously or flipping pages in an enthralling romance, you can find me homeschooling my two beautiful princesses, hanging out with my amazing husband, or taking a hot bubble bath…next to a pile of chocolate.

MY SUPER SWEET SIXTEENTH CENTURY is my first novel. I did have my own fantabulous Sweet Sixteen in high school. Sadly, it wasn’t televised. 


- My Review -

Historic books tend not to be my thing, but MSSSC pulled me into the time warp so effortlessly. All the characters are likeable and the journey is an unforgettable one. It's one of the best coming of age stories I've read this year.

Read My Complete Review Here!!


- Giveaway -

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  1. Fantastic review. Glad you liked the book even though historical books don't tend to be your thing. Rachel's story is too much fun NOT to like! :)

  2. Loved your review Jena. I always enjoy it when all the characters stand out and Lorenzo?!?! I must read this asap! :)

  3. amazing review... Lorenzo does sound intresting... ;)

  4. Awesome review. I don't tend to read too much historical, but when I do I like it so I should read more!! I am looking forward to reading this! Rachel is such an awesome person too!!

    1. Yes def!!! This book is awesome and Rachel is too :)

  5. Awesome review!
    Historical has iits appeal, if your in the mood for it!

  6. Thanks for the awesome review!! I really really cannot wait until I can read this!!!

  7. Nice giveaway, this books looks really fun! Thanks!

  8. this is a great riview..i love it..make me cant wait to reading.
    thanks for the chance

  9. Awesome review.Of course Lorenzo's arrogant!Without that trait he just wouldn't be Lorezo! :)

  10. Fantastic post (and review). HEHEHE. I really enjoyed the book as well. ^.^


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