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 Silent Woman by Terry Lynn Thomas #thesilentwoman #TerryLynnThomas #HFVBTBlogTours

BY TERRY LYNN THOMAS Published: April 11, 2018 Pages: 384 Genre: Historical Mystery Series: Cat Carlisle, Book One My Thoughts I enjoyed this first book in a new series by Terry Lynn Thomas. It’s part spy thriller and part mystery set just before WWII. I liked watching the main character Catherine “Cat” start out with…

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April Wrap Up #monthinreview #orangecountyreads

“No amount of money ever bought a second of time.” – Tony Stark (Avengers: Endgame) “What do we say to the god of death?” “Not today.” – Arya Stark (Game of Thrones) April 2019 Wrap Up This was a great month for books AND film and TV. Besides GOT, I’m streaming Bosch on Amazon and…

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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 Summer Cottage by Viola Shipman #thesummercottage #violashipman #harlequinpublicityteam

This is a feel good, gentle read that made me laugh out loud and even tear up a little. Adie Lou will appeal to many women – who hasn’t wanted to try something new, to be brave and independent?

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