BLOG TOUR + BOOK REVIEW (Plus Giveaway!): Once Upon a Player, by Agay Llanera

We at The Great Big Jump would like to welcome back our fellow #romanceclass author Agay Llanera to the blog. This feature has been brought to us by the lovely Dianne of Oops! I Read a Book Again, who organized the blog tour for this book. Title: Once Upon A Player Author: Agay Llanera Genre: contemporary romance/chick-lit About the book: Gorgeous

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The Filipino Reader’s Choice Awards: Nominations

Nominations for the Filipino Reader’s Choice Awards are now open to books published between January and December 2013. This means Save the Cake is eligible for nomination in the category Romance in English. Show the love by filling out this form and putting in your vote for the book. Deadline for nominations is on August 18, so vote now!  (And if you

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Love in Any Season: Out Now!

I am pleased to announce that Save the Cake is part of the Love in Any Season chick lit bundle, along with In Over Her Head (by Anne Plaza) and Just A Little Rain (by Jayen San Diego). The regular price for this bundle is 99 cents, but for a limited time you can get this for FREE. And who doesn’t love

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Blog Tour: An Interview with Kesh Tanglao + Giveaway

Title: The Real Score (Gezellig #1) Author: Kesh Tanglao Date of Publication: August 28, 2013 Genre: contemporary romance/chick-lit We at The Great Big Jump would like to welcome back our fellow #romanceclass author Kesh Tanglao to our blog.  About the book: Caitlin’s friendship with Marcus, the de facto frontman of the world’s biggest boy band Gezellig, has long been an object of scrutiny by almost everyone–their

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#LunaEast Book Launch and #romanceclass Anniversary!

Has it really been a year since I first started drafting Save the Cake? One year later, we’re celebrating the anniversary of the class that started it all – and the first volume of the anthology that has brought us together. Join us on February 8, 2014, at the Ayala Museum to celebrate the first anniversary of #romanceclass and the

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Stella Torres

is the author of the adult contemporary romances Save the Cake, Crushingly Close, and Nine Years Away, as well as the short story “Be Creative” in the anthology Kids These Days: Stories from Luna East Vol. 1.

In her previous life, she has worked in public relations, taught English as a second language, and even attended graduate school (twice!). She has lived in Indonesia, Honolulu, and Quezon City before moving back to her hometown of Los Banos, a few hours’ drive (with traffic) from the heart of Manila.

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