Book Review: The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths @ellygriffiths @HMHbooks #TheStrangerDiaries

Book Title and Author: The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths Publication Date and Publisher: March 5, 2019 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Genre: Mystery, Gothic, Suspense Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: February 28, 2019 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Clare Cassidy is no stranger to murder. A high school English teacher specializing … More Book Review: The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths @ellygriffiths @HMHbooks #TheStrangerDiaries

Book Review: Her One Mistake by Heidi Perks @HeidiPerksBooks @GalleryBooks #HerOneMistake

Book Title and Author: Her One Mistake by Heidi Perks Publication Date and Publisher: January 8, 2019 by Gallery Books Genre: Thriller, Suspense Pages: 320 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: January 31, 2019 (hardback-from publisher) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis:  What should have been a fun-filled, carefree day takes a tragic turn for the … More Book Review: Her One Mistake by Heidi Perks @HeidiPerksBooks @GalleryBooks #HerOneMistake

Book Review: The Secret of Clouds by Alyson Richman @alysonrichman @BerkleyPub

Book Title and Author: The Secret of Clouds by Alyson Richman Publication Date and Publisher: February 19, 2019 by Berkley Publishing Genre: Contemporary Fiction Pages: 384 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: January 15, 2019 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: From the #1 international bestselling author of The Lost Wife and The Velvet Hours … More Book Review: The Secret of Clouds by Alyson Richman @alysonrichman @BerkleyPub

Book Review: The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray @BerkleyPub

Book Title and Author: The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray Publication Date and Publisher: February 19, 2019 by Berkley Publishing Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Literary Fiction Pages: 304 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: January 19, 2019 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: The Mothers meets An American Marriage in this … More Book Review: The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray @BerkleyPub

Book Review: One Day in December by Josie Silver

Book Title and Author: One Day in December by Josie Silver Publication Date and Publisher: October 16, 2018 by Crown Publishing Genre: Women’s Fiction, Romance, Holiday-Christmas Pages: 416 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: September 30, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars   Goodreads Synopsis: A love story about what happens after you meet, or rather, don’t meet the … More Book Review: One Day in December by Josie Silver

Book Review: Past Tense by Lee Child

Book Title and Author: Past Tense by Lee Child Series: Jack Reacher # 23 Publication Date and Publisher: November 5, 2018 by Delacorte Press Genre: Crime Fiction, Thriller, Mystery Pages: pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: October 28, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars   Goodreads Synopsis: Jack Reacher hits the pavement and sticks out his thumb. … More Book Review: Past Tense by Lee Child

Book Review: You Were Always Mine by Nicole Baart

Book Title and Author: You Were Always Mine by Nicole Baart Publication Date and Publisher: October 16, 2018, by Atria Books Genre: Mystery, Fiction, Domestic Thriller Pages: 384 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read:October 19, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars   Goodreads Synopsis: Jessica Chamberlain, newly separated and living with her two sons in a small … More Book Review: You Were Always Mine by Nicole Baart

Book Review: A Gift of Bones by Carolyn Haines

Book Title and Author: A Gift of Bones by Carolyn Haines Series: Sarah Booth Delaney #19 Publication Date and Publisher: October 16, 2018 by Minotaur Books Genre: Cozy Mystery, Holiday-Christmas Pages: 272 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: October 14, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Christmas comes to Zinnia, Mississippi—Sarah Booth Delaney must solve … More Book Review: A Gift of Bones by Carolyn Haines

Book Review: The Darkness by Ragnar Jónasson

Book Title and Author: The Darkness by Ragnar Jónasson Series: Hidden Iceland #1 Publication Date and Publisher: October 16, 2018 by Minotaur Books  Genre: Crime Fiction, Nordic Noir, Thriller Pages: 336 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: October 11, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars   Synopsis:  The body of a young Russian woman washes up on … More Book Review: The Darkness by Ragnar Jónasson

Book Review: The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

  Book Title and Author: The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton Publication Date and Publisher: October 9, 2018 by Atria Books Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery, Contemporary, Romance Pages: 496 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: October 8, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis:  My real name, no one remembers. The truth about that summer, … More Book Review: The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

Book Review: The Royal Runaway by Lindsay Emory

Book Title and Author: The Royal Runaway by Lindsay Emory Publication Date and Publisher: October 09, 2018 by Gallery Books Genre: Women’s Fiction, Chick-Lit, Romance Pages: 304 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: September 21, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4 Stars Princess Theodora Isabella Victoria of Drieden of the Royal House Laurent is so over this … More Book Review: The Royal Runaway by Lindsay Emory

Book Review: The 7½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton

Book Title and Author: The 7½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton Publication Date and Publisher: September 18, 2018, by Sourcebooks Landmark Genre: Fiction, Mystery, Thriller Pages: 432 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: August 12, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: The Rules of Blackheath Evelyn Hardcastle will be murdered at 11:00 p.m.  … More Book Review: The 7½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton

Book Review: Life on the Leash by Victoria Schade

Book Title and Author: Life on the Leash by Victoria Schade Publication Date and Publisher: September 18, 2018 by Gallery Books Genre: Contemporary, Women’s Fiction, Romance Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: August 25, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis:  Must Love Dogs meets My Not So Perfect Life in this enchanting and hilarious romance about … More Book Review: Life on the Leash by Victoria Schade

Book Reviews for Sight by Jessie Greengrass AND The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar

Both Sight by Jessie Greengrass and The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar were shortlisted for the prestigious Women’s Prize 2018, so I wanted to review them together. I felt both books deserved the nomination for very different reasons; however, neither book won and the award was given back in June to Home … More Book Reviews for Sight by Jessie Greengrass AND The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar

Book Review: Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter

Book Title and Author: Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter Publication Date and Publisher: August 21, 2018 by William Morrow Genre: Fiction, Thriller, Mystery Pages: 480 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: June 23, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis:  What if the person you thought you knew best turns out to be someone … More Book Review: Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter

Book Review: Feared by Lisa Scottoline

Book Title and Author: Feared by Lisa Scottoline Series: Rosato & DiNunzio #6 Publication Date and Publisher: August 14, 2018 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Fiction, Mystery, Legal Thriller Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: July 18, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: When three men announce that they are suing the … More Book Review: Feared by Lisa Scottoline

Book Review: A Double Life by Flynn Berry

Book Title and Author: A Double Life by Flynn Berry Publication Date and Publisher: July 31, 2018 by Viking Genre: Fiction, Suspense, Mystery, Thriller Pages: 272 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: July 2, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis:  Claire is a hardworking doctor leading a simple, quiet life in London. She is … More Book Review: A Double Life by Flynn Berry

Book Review: She Was the Quiet One by Michele Campbell

Book Title and Author: She Was the Quiet One by Michele Campbell Publication Date and Publisher: July 31, 2018 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Fiction, Mystery, Thriller Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: June 24, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: When twin sisters Rose and Bel Enright enroll in The Odell … More Book Review: She Was the Quiet One by Michele Campbell

Book Review: Somebody’s Daughter by David Bell

Book Title and Author: Somebody’s Daughter by David Bell Publication Date and Publisher: July 10, 2018 by Berkley Publishing Genre: Fiction, Suspense, Thriller Pages: 432 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: June 14, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 3.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: When Michael Frazier’s ex-wife, Erica, shows up on his doorstep pleading for help, she drops … More Book Review: Somebody’s Daughter by David Bell

Book Review: Bella Figura: How to Live, Love, and Eat the Italian Way by Kamin Mohammadi

Book Title and Author: Bella Figura: How to Live, Love, and Eat the Italian Way by Kamin Mohammadi Publication Date and Publisher: May 8, 2018 by Knopf Publishing Group Genre: Non-Fiction, Memoir, Travel Pages: 304 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: May 04, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Kamin Mohammadi, a magazine editor … More Book Review: Bella Figura: How to Live, Love, and Eat the Italian Way by Kamin Mohammadi