Books With Benefits Reviews Rhianna

154996_540541429309902_781368667_n“Amanda L.V. Shalaby’s debut novel is surprising. Perhaps so different from other historical romances that it might not be too far to say that Shalaby is on her way to creating a new sub-category. For Rhianna is not merely an historical novel. It is a novel that is history.”

Read the full review at Books With Benefits.

Long Distance Relationships in 19th Century England

crimson-romance-logoA few months ago, I wrote a piece on what those of us living in the 21st Century would miss most if we were transported back in time to the 19th Century. Of all our modern amenities, I think the loss of the internet and Starbucks would rank pretty high on the list. Ok, and the general drop in personal hygiene would more than make an impact.

But how would long distance relationships fare?  Find me today on Crimson Romance’s Editors Blog to find out!

Rhianna is Nominated for the RONE Award!

roses2It’s official! Rhianna has been nominated for the prestigious 2012 RONE Award (Reward of Novel Excellence)! And you can take part in where she goes from here!

I am thrilled to announce Rhianna has passed the first stage of an extensive 3 stage elimination process and continued to the second, public voting phase!  For one week, starting today, you can vote for Rhianna as your favorite Historical Post Medieval story here!

To become one of the 5 finalists, she has to be a fan favorite!  Is she yours?