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Book Review | The Favorite Daughter by Kaira Rouda #newreleasetuesday #kairarouda #bookreview

Genre: thriller, mystery, Contemporary Published: May 26, 2019 Pages: 336 My Thoughts: Kaira Rouda is a local author who I’ve had the pleasure of meeting several times. She’s lovely and friendly and approachable. And her characters are…. complex! Jane Harris is an compelling and complicated main character. She has been grieving the death of her […]

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Book Review | Miracle Creek by Angie Kim #bookreview #newrelease

Genre: Mystery, Fiction, Contemporary Published: April 16, 2019 Pages: 357 My Thoughts A complex and absolutely absorbing drama with a heartbreaking premise. It’s incredible to think this is a debut author. I had no idea what it was about other than it had Korean main characters. Having seen this book everywhere and learning the author […]

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Book Review | The Season Of Silver Linings by Christine Nolfi #bookreview #christinenolfi #suzyapproved

Genre: Women’s Fiction, Romance Release Date : July 17, 2018 Pages: 285 My Thoughts Besides having a gorgeous cover, this was a delightful and charming “second chances” title by Christine Nolfi. It’s the third book in the Sweet Lake series but can easily be read without the first two. I loved this quote at the […]

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Book Review and Giveaway | The Girl Puzzle by Kate Braithwaite #TheGirlPuzzle #KateBraithwaite #HFVBTBlogTours

Genre: Historical Fiction Published: May 5, 2019 Pages: 263 My Thoughts This was an interesting account of the famous Nelly Bly who had herself committed to an insane asylum in 1887 so that she could report on the poor conditions. It’s hard to imagine what she had to endure to get her story. She was […]

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Book Review | The Overdue Life of Amy Byler #kellyharms #newrelease #bookreview #tallpoppyblogger

Genre: Fiction, Romance, Contemporary Published: 5/1/19 Pages: 332 pages My Thoughts: Such a relatable story of a hardworking mom who gets the chance to have a week off in New York. She is also working through the sudden reappearance of her husband John after three years. There was so much to love about this book: […]

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Book Review | The Mother-in-Law by Sally Hepworth #newrelease #netgalley

Genre: Mystery, Fiction, Thriller Published: April 23. 2019 Pages: 352 My Thoughts: I’ve just finished this highly satisfying new title by Sally Hepworth. She’s been on my radar for some time but this was the first book of hers I’ve read. What a roller coaster! Not what I was expecting at all. The domestic suspense […]

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Book Review | The Last Romantics by Tara Conklin #thelastromantics #bookreview #fivestarreads

Genre: Fiction, Contemporary Published: February 5, 2019 Pages: 338 My Review: A touching and moving story about siblings, forgiveness and family dynamics. I enjoy books about family dramas and I am especially fond of stories where the bonds of siblings help them through life’s challenges and this one was heartfelt, honest and very special. In […]

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