Book Review, Historical

Book Review – Night Bird Calling

Night Bird Calling by Cathy Gohlke From award-winning author Cathy Gohlke, whose novels have been called “haunting” (Library Journal on Saving Amelie) and “page-turning” (Francine Rivers on Secrets She Kept), comes a historical fiction story of courage and transformation set in rural Appalachia on the eve of WWII. When Lilliana Swope’s beloved mother dies, Lilliana… Continue reading Book Review – Night Bird Calling

Book Review, Historical

Book Review – The Purple Nightgown

The Purple Nightgown by A.D. Lawrence https://www.amazon.com/Purple-Nightgown-True-Colors-Book-ebook/dp/B08NFQL1R1/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2UEWSYIP7460H&dchild=1&keywords=the+purple+nightgown+a.d.+lawrence&qid=1618010914&sprefix=the+purple+nightgown%2Caps%2C178&sr=8-1 Step into True Colors -- a series of Historical Stories of Romance and True American Crime Marvel at true but forgotten history when patients check into Linda Hazzard’s Washington state spa in 1912 and soon become victim of her twisted greed. Heiress Stella Burke is plagued by insincere suitors and… Continue reading Book Review – The Purple Nightgown

Book Review, Contemporary

Book Review – All That Really Matters

All That Really Matters by Nicole Deese Molly McKenzie's bright personality and on-trend fashion and beauty advice have earned her an impressive social media following, as well as a shiny monthly paycheck. When her manager-turned-boyfriend tells her of an upcoming audition to host a makeover show for America's underprivileged youth, all her dreams finally seem… Continue reading Book Review – All That Really Matters

Book Review, Contemporary

Book Review – Can’t Buy Me Love

Can't Buy Me Love by Andrea Christensen and Susan May Warren She’s not looking for love… Housekeeper-slash-entrepreneur Ella Bradley prides herself on being ready for anything. After all, with a father who died—and lied to her—and a stepmom and stepsister who despise her, she has no one else to depend on. But on the biggest… Continue reading Book Review – Can’t Buy Me Love

Book Review, futuristic

Book Review – No Unturned Stone

"Masterful writing from three powerhouse storytellers.”-NYT bestselling author Tosca Lee “The One Rule Is, Don’t Mess With The Past” But he did, and now ex-detective Rembrandt Stone is reaping the devastation of ignoring those words when he traveled back in time to solve the one case that had haunted his dreams. Yes, he solved the… Continue reading Book Review – No Unturned Stone

Book Review, Contemporary

Book Review – Is It Any Wonder

Is It Any Wonder by Courtney Walsh Can a promise made as kids bring them back together as adults? In this Nantucket-set beach read, “master of the genre” (Midwest Book Review) Courtney Walsh delivers a sparkling inspirational romance about first love and second chances. Twelve years ago, Cody Boggs and Louisa Chambers made a pact… Continue reading Book Review – Is It Any Wonder

Book Review, Historical

Book Review – My Dear Miss Dupre

My Dear Miss Dupre by Grace Hitchcock https://www.amazon.com/Dear-Miss-Dupr%C3%A9-American-Royalty-ebook/dp/B08CJQ96VK/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1OWR1N77Y9WD2&dchild=1&keywords=grace+hitchcock&qid=1615930415&s=books&sprefix=grace+hitchoco%2Cstripbooks%2C165&sr=1-1 Willow Dupré never thought she would have to marry, but with her father's unexpected retirement from running the prosperous Dupré sugar refinery, she is forced into a different future. The shareholders are unwilling to allow a female to take over the company without a man at her… Continue reading Book Review – My Dear Miss Dupre