Mystery

Book Review – The Good Widow by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke

Goodreads Synopsis: Elementary school teacher Jacqueline “Jacks” Morales’s marriage was far from perfect, but even in its ups and downs it was predictable, familiar. Or at least she thought it was…until two police officers showed up at her door with devastating news. Her husband of eight years, the one who should have been on a… Continue reading Book Review – The Good Widow by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday – The Mountain in My Shoe by Louise Beech (6/27/2017)

This is a weekly meme hosted by The Purple Booker.  It is very easy to play along: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (You don’t want to ruin the book for others!) •… Continue reading Teaser Tuesday – The Mountain in My Shoe by Louise Beech (6/27/2017)

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday – Best Books I’ve Read In 2017…So Far

Hosted by The Broke and the Bookish This week I’m listing my top ten favorite books I’ve read so far this year. I’ve had a fantastic year so far – just about every book I read I have enjoyed! The following books are listed in no particular order. Ragdoll by Daniel Cole … The Marsh… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Best Books I’ve Read In 2017…So Far

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (6/26/2017)

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading next. This is a terrific meme that allows you to meet fellow bookworms and find new books to add to your ever-growing reading wish list. This weekly post is hosted by Kathryn at Bookdate. In… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (6/26/2017)

Fiction

Book Review – This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

Goodreads Synopsis: This is how a family keeps a secret…and how that secret ends up keeping them. This is how a family lives happily ever after…until happily ever after becomes complicated. This is how children change…and then change the world. This is Claude. He’s five years old, the youngest of five brothers, and loves peanut… Continue reading Book Review – This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel

Historical Fiction

Book Review – Before the Rain Falls by Camille Di Maio

Goodreads Synopsis: After serving seventy years in prison for the murder of her sister, Eula, Della Lee has finally returned home to the Texas town of Puerto Pesar. She’s free from confinement—and ready to tell her secrets before it’s too late. She finds a willing audience in journalist Mick Anders, who is reeling after his… Continue reading Book Review – Before the Rain Falls by Camille Di Maio

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday – Series That I Would Like To Start

Hosted by The Broke and the Bookish This week I’m listing the top ten series that I have been meaning to start, but haven’t. I love a good series and I’m one of those readers who has to start at the beginning! The following books are listed in no particular order. Iron Lake by William… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Series That I Would Like To Start