Blog Tour|BookReview: The Last Collection by Jeanne Mackin @jeannemackin1 ‏@berkleypub #stephlvsbooks #thelastcollection #blogtour #bookreview #historicalfiction

Book Title and Author: The Last Collection by Jeanne Mackin Publication Date and Publisher: June 25, 2019 by Berkley Books Genre: Historical Fiction Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: June 13, 2019 (hard copy from the publisher) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: An American woman becomes entangled in the intense rivalry between iconic … More Blog Tour|BookReview: The Last Collection by Jeanne Mackin @jeannemackin1 ‏@berkleypub #stephlvsbooks #thelastcollection #blogtour #bookreview #historicalfiction

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: 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: A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne

Book Title and Author: A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne Publication Date and Publisher: November 13, 2018 by Hogarth Press/Crown Publishing Genre: Literary Fiction, Contemporary Pages: 384 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: November 4, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Maurice Swift is handsome, charming, and hungry for success. The one … More Book Review: A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne

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: 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

Mini Book Reviews: Tin Man by Sarah Winman, Little Big Love by Katy Regan, and This Could Change Everything by Jill Mansell

It’s been months and months since I did some mini-reviews but since I’m about to take a 2 week beach vacation at the end of the month, which means taking a 2 week blog hiatus, and I have so many review copies on my TBR right now, I knew it was the perfect time to … More Mini Book Reviews: Tin Man by Sarah Winman, Little Big Love by Katy Regan, and This Could Change Everything by Jill Mansell

Book Review: The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer

Book Title and Author: The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer Publication Date and Publisher: April 03, 2018 by Riverhead Books Genre: Literary Fiction, Contemporary, Adult Fiction Pages: 464 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: March 22, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: To be admired by someone we admire – we all yearn for … More Book Review: The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer

Book Review: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

 Book Title and Author: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones Publication Date and Publisher: February 6, 2018 by Algonquin Books Genre: Literary Fiction, Contemporary Fiction Pages: 320 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: January 30, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis:  Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and … More Book Review: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

Book Review: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

  Book Title and Author: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng Publication Date and Publisher: September 12, 2017 by Penguin Press Genre: Contemporary, Literary Fiction, Adult Pages: 384 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: September 1, 2017 Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: In Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, everything is planned – … More Book Review: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng