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

Book Review: The Suspect by Fiona Barton (Kate Waters #3)

Book Title and Author: The Suspect by Fiona Barton Series: Kate Waters #3 Publication Date and Publisher: January 22, 2019 by Berkley Publishing Genre: Fiction, Pages: 416 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: December 11, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 3 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: When two eighteen-year-old girls go missing in Thailand, their families are thrust into … More Book Review: The Suspect by Fiona Barton (Kate Waters #3)

Book Review: The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding by Jennifer Robson

Book Title and Author: The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding by Jennifer Robson Publication Date and Publisher: December 31, 2018 by William Morrow Paperbacks Genre: Historical Fiction Pages: 400 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: November 26, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: “Millions will welcome this joyous event as a flash … More Book Review: The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding by Jennifer Robson

Book Review: Half of What You Hear by Kristyn Kusek Lewis

Book Title and Author: Half of What You Hear by Kristyn Kusek Lewis Publication Date and Publisher: December 31, 2018 by Harper Genre: Women’s Fiction, Mystery, Domestic Drama Pages: 384 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: November 19, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis:  Greyhill, Virginia—refuge of old money, old mansions, and old-fashioned ideas … More Book Review: Half of What You Hear by Kristyn Kusek Lewis

Book Review: The Light Over London by Julia Kelly

  Book Title and Author: The Light Over London by Julia Kelly Publication Date and Publisher: January 8, 2019 by Gallery Books Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance Pages: 304 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: November 24, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 3.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: It’s always been easier for Cara Hargraves to bury herself in the … More Book Review: The Light Over London by Julia Kelly

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 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: 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: 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 Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain

Book Title and Author: The Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain Publication Date and Publisher: October 02, 2018 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Historical Fiction, Women’s Fiction, Time Travel Pages: 384 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: August 29, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: When Caroline Sears receives the news that her unborn baby … More Book Review: The Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain

Book Review: Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott

Book Title and Author: Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott Publication Date and Publisher: July 17, 2018 by Little, Brown and Company Genre: Fiction, Thriller, Mystery Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: June 16, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: Kit Owens harbored only modest ambitions for herself when the mysterious … More Book Review: Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott

Book Review: The Subway Girls by Susie Orman Schnall

Book Title and Author: The Subway Girls by Susie Orman Schnall Publication Date and Publisher: July 10, 2018 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Historical Fiction, Women’s Fiction, Contemporary Pages: 320 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: June 17, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: In 1949, dutiful and ambitious Charlotte’s dream of a career … More Book Review: The Subway Girls by Susie Orman Schnall

Book Review: I See Life Through Rosé-Colored Glasses (The Amazing Adventures of an Ordinary Woman #9) by Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella

Book Title and Author: I See Life Through Rosé-Colored Glasses by Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella Series: The Amazing Adventures of an Ordinary Woman #9 Publication Date and Publisher: July 10, 2018 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Non-Fiction, Humor, Essays Pages: 352 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: June 18, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: In I … More Book Review: I See Life Through Rosé-Colored Glasses (The Amazing Adventures of an Ordinary Woman #9) by Lisa Scottoline and Francesca Serritella

Mini Book Reviews: Entangled Moon by E.C. Frey, Ain’t She a Peach by Molly Harper, When Katie Met Cassidy by Camille Perri, Lady Be Good by Amber Brock, and Before and Again by Barbara Delinsky

I wanted to take advantage of my mini book reviews again before I head off for my vacation and blog hiatus that starts later this week-through July 2nd although I do plan to post my WWW Wednesday posts while on vacation to keep track of my #20booksofsummer and Pop Sugar Challenge reads while at the … More Mini Book Reviews: Entangled Moon by E.C. Frey, Ain’t She a Peach by Molly Harper, When Katie Met Cassidy by Camille Perri, Lady Be Good by Amber Brock, and Before and Again by Barbara Delinsky

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: Jar of Hearts by Jennifer Hillier

Book Title and Author: Jar of Hearts by Jennifer Hillier Publication Date and Publisher: June 12, 2018 by Minotaur Books Genre: Fiction, Thriller, Mystery, Suspense Pages: 320 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: May 25, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads   4.5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: This is the story of three best friends: one who was murdered, one … More Book Review: Jar of Hearts by Jennifer Hillier

Book Review: The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware

Book Title and Author: The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware Publication Date and Publisher: May 29, 2018 by Scout Press/Gallery Books Genre: Fiction, Suspense, Gothic, Mystery Pages: 384 pages Buy on Amazon.com Date Read: April 19, 2018 (e-arc) Goodreads 5 Stars Goodreads Synopsis: On a day that begins like any other, Hal receives … More Book Review: The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware