New Release: Love Between The Lines by Christina Collie



An Adult Coloring Book for Book Lovers

by Christina Collie

Release Date: November 8, 2016

Forever Trade Paperback; $14.99/$19.99 CAD

Fall in love all over again with this adult coloring book featuring 45 hand-drawn illustrations inspired by romance novels from bestselling writers Colleen Hoover, Anna Todd, S.C. Stephens, Abbi Glines, K. Bromberg, Jodi Ellen Malpas and more. Sit back, grab your pens and markers, and get ready to explore LOVE BETWEEN THE LINES.

In the pages of this book you will find:

  • Designs to help you relax and reduce stress
  • Hidden images and book quotes
  • Each design printed on a separate page
  • Elaborate drawings s as well as quickie pages for when you just have a few minutes to color


Illustrations inspired by the works of:

Anna Todd, Jodi Ellen Malpas, Colleen Hoover, S.C. Stephens, Abbi Glines, K. Bromberg, Claire Contreras, Jillian Dodd, Amy Harmon, Tiffany King, R.K. Lilley, Molly McAdams, Tara Sivec, Alessandra Torre, Mia Sheridan, J. Sterling, Katy Evans, Emma Chase, S.L. Jennings, K.A. Linde, Beth Ehemann, Tarryn Fisher, Karina Halle, Helena Hunting, Leisa Rayven, Madeline Sheehan, Harper Sloan, and K. A. Tucker.

Buy the Book:

Amazon  /  Barnes & Noble  /  Books A Million  /  IndieBound


About the Author:

Christina Collie is a twenty-eight-year-old Tennessee native who began doodling images inspired by her favorite books almost four years ago before launching Doodles by Christina. Since then she has doodled over 50 images and has sold prints around the globe. Outside of being a huge bookworm, she enjoys watching LSU football, playing with her dog Nola, and hanging out on her best friend’s farm. This is her first coloring book.

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My Review:

I know this a bit of a departure from my “only romance” books rule but it’s a close fit given the pages of this whimsical coloring book were inspired by romances. I don’t do a lot of coloring but from time to time I like the break that it gives my brain. Similar to working with beads playing with colors on a page allows me to be creative but in a different way.

Love Between The Lines is a nice mix of simple and complex designs. Some of the adult coloring books I’ve seen on the market make me twitch just thinking about coming up with all the different color combinations because of tiny details in the patterns. This one did not make me nervous at all. It has been easy to work in and has several cute designs. Even the book references (the title and author are noted) are worked in without detracting from the picture overly much. Although, it does seem clear on most pages that the pattern was created and the book info added after. Which is fine – I prefer having a pretty pattern instead of an advertisement that has a picture around it.

The only thing I didn’t care for was the size of the book. Not that it’s larger than normal – I’ve seen many coloring books that large – it’s just personal preference. I’d just rather have one that I can drop into a purse and go. But when I’m home, the size is not cumbersome.

Overall I would recommend it.