Book Review: Keep You Close by Karen Cleveland @karecleve @randomhouse #stephlvsbooks #bookreview #keepyouclose

Book Title and Author: Keep You Close by Karen Cleveland Publication Date and Publisher: May 28, 2019 by Ballantine Books Genre: Political Thriller, Mystery, Fiction Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: April 4, 2019 (publisher copy) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: An FBI official’s sense of right and wrong is blurred when her … More Book Review: Keep You Close by Karen Cleveland @karecleve @randomhouse #stephlvsbooks #bookreview #keepyouclose

Book Review: The Island by Ragnar Jónasson @ragnarjo @MinotaurBooks @StMartinsPress #stephlvsbooks #TheIsland #crimefiction #bookreview

Book Title and Author: The Island by Ragnar Jónasson Series: Hidden Iceland #2 Publication Date and Publisher: May 21, 2019 by Minotaur Books Genre: Fiction, Nordic Noir, Mystery Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: May 15, 2019 (paper copy from the publisher) 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Elliðaey is an isolated island off the … More Book Review: The Island by Ragnar Jónasson @ragnarjo @MinotaurBooks @StMartinsPress #stephlvsbooks #TheIsland #crimefiction #bookreview

Book Review: Mistress of the Ritz by Melanie Benjamin @MelanieBen @DelacortePress @randomhouse #stephlvsbooks #MistressoftheRitz #historicalfiction #bookreview

Book Title and Author: Mistress of the Ritz by Melanie Benjamin Publication Date and Publisher: May 21, 2019 by Delacorte Press Genre: Historical Fiction, WWII Pages: 384 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: May 14, 2019 (galley from the publisher) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: A captivating novel based on the story of the extraordinary … More Book Review: Mistress of the Ritz by Melanie Benjamin @MelanieBen @DelacortePress @randomhouse #stephlvsbooks #MistressoftheRitz #historicalfiction #bookreview

Book Review: This Is Home by Lisa Duffy @lisaduffywriter @AtriaBooks #stephlvsbooks #thisishome #bookreview

Book Title and Author: This Is Home by Lisa Duffy Publication Date and Publisher: June 11, 2019 by Atria Books Genre: Literary Fiction, Contemporary Pages: 304 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: March 27, 2019 (copy from the publisher) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Libby Winters lives in Paradise, a seaside town north of … More Book Review: This Is Home by Lisa Duffy @lisaduffywriter @AtriaBooks #stephlvsbooks #thisishome #bookreview

Book Review: Stone Mothers by Erin Kelly @mserinkelly @MinotaurBooks @StMartinsPress #StoneMothers #stephlvsbooks

Book Title and Author: Stone Mothers by Erin Kelly Publication Date and Publisher: April 23, 2019 by Minotaur Books Genre: Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Fiction Pages: 368 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: March 11, 2019 (paper copy from the publisher) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: You can’t keep the secret. You can’t tell the truth. You can’t … More Book Review: Stone Mothers by Erin Kelly @mserinkelly @MinotaurBooks @StMartinsPress #StoneMothers #stephlvsbooks

Book Review: Death of a New American by Mariah Fredericks @MariahFrederick @MinotaurBooks @StMartinsPress #DeathofaNewAmerican #stephlvsbooks

Book Title and Author: Death of a New American by Mariah Fredericks Series: Jane Prescott #2 Publication Date and Publisher: April 9, 2019 by Minotaur Books Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery Pages: 304 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: April 1, 2019 (paper copy from the publisher) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: The atmospheric, compelling follow-up … More Book Review: Death of a New American by Mariah Fredericks @MariahFrederick @MinotaurBooks @StMartinsPress #DeathofaNewAmerican #stephlvsbooks

Book Review: Sunset Beach by Mary Kay Andrews @mkayandrews @StMartinsPress #SunsetBeachNovel #stephlvsbooks

Book Title and Author: Sunset Beach by Mary Kay Andrews Publication Date and Publisher: May 7, 2019 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Women’s Fiction Pages: 432 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: March 23, 2019 (paper copy via publisher) Goodreads  5 Stars   Goodreads Synopsis: Pull up a lounge chair and have a cocktail at … More Book Review: Sunset Beach by Mary Kay Andrews @mkayandrews @StMartinsPress #SunsetBeachNovel #stephlvsbooks

Book Review: A Beautiful Corpse by Christi Daugherty @CJ_Daugherty @MinotaurBooks @StMartinsPress #ABeautifulCorpse #stephlvsbooks

Book Title and Author: A Beautiful Corpse by Christi Daugherty Series: Harper McClain #2 Publication Date and Publisher: March 12, 2019 by Minotaur Books Genre: Fiction, Mystery Pages: 368 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: February 7, 2019 (papercopy from the publisher) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: For a woman, being killed by someone who … More Book Review: A Beautiful Corpse by Christi Daugherty @CJ_Daugherty @MinotaurBooks @StMartinsPress #ABeautifulCorpse #stephlvsbooks

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

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 #stephlvsbooks

Book Review: The Woman in the Lake by Nicola Cornick

Book Title and Author: The Woman in the Lake by Nicola Cornick Publication Date and Publisher: February 26, 2019 by Graydon House Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery Pages: 320 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: December 22, 2018 (paper arc) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: London, 1765 Lady Isabella Gerard, a respectable member of Georgian society, … More Book Review: The Woman in the Lake by Nicola Cornick

Book Review: The Forgiving Kind by Donna Everhart

Book Title and Author: The Forgiving Kind by Donna Everhart Publication Date and Publisher: January 29, 2019 by Kensington Genre: Historical Fiction, Southern Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: December 26, 2018 (papercopy ARC from the publisher) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis:  For twelve-year-old Martha “Sonny” Creech, there is no place more beautiful … More Book Review: The Forgiving Kind by Donna Everhart

Book Review: The Nowhere Child by Christian White

Book Title and Author: The Nowhere Child by Christian White Publication Date and Publisher: January 22, 2019 by Minotaur Books Genre: Mystery, Fiction, Crime, Psychological Suspense Pages: 384 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: December 18, 2018 (paperback review copy) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Winner of the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award, The Nowhere Child … More Book Review: The Nowhere Child by Christian White