Historical Fiction

Book Review – The Beautiful Strangers by Camille Di Maio

Goodreads Synopsis: 1958. Kate Morgan, tethered to her family’s failing San Francisco restaurant, is looking for an escape. She gets her chance by honoring a cryptic plea from her grandfather: find the beautiful stranger. The search takes her to Hotel del Coronado, the beachfront landmark on the Southern California coast where filming is underway on… Continue reading Book Review – The Beautiful Strangers by Camille Di Maio

Mystery/Thriller

Book Review – The Hiding Place by C.J. Tudor

Goodreads Synopsis: Joe never wanted to come back to Arnhill. After the way things ended with his old gang–the betrayal, the suicide, the murder–and after what happened when his sister went missing, the last thing he wanted to do was return to his hometown. But Joe doesn’t have a choice. Because judging by what was… Continue reading Book Review – The Hiding Place by C.J. Tudor

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday – New-To-Me Authors I Read In 2018

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. In 2018 I had the pleasure of discovering 32 authors that I had not previously read! Here are ten of them… The Defense by Steve Cavanagh … The Girls in the Picture by Melanie Benjamin … A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams … The Masterpiece by… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – New-To-Me Authors I Read In 2018

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (January 14)

  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… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (January 14)

Historical Fiction

Book Review – The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff

  Goodreads Synopsis: Grace Healey is rebuilding her life after losing her husband during the war. One morning while passing through Grand Central Terminal on her way to work, she finds an abandoned suitcase tucked beneath a bench. Unable to resist her own curiosity, Grace opens the suitcase, where she discovers a dozen photographs—each of… Continue reading Book Review – The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff

Mystery · Short Story

Book Review – The Guy Who Died Twice by Lisa Gardner

Goodreads Synopsis: D. D. Warren was pretty sure she’d seen it all. Then a man walks into police headquarters, attempting desperately to convince the squad that he’s dead. Explaining to him that he’s very much alive, they finally send him on his way . . . and then hours later, he turns up actually dead.… Continue reading Book Review – The Guy Who Died Twice by Lisa Gardner

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday (Or Should I Say “Top Twenty Tuesday”) – Most Anticipated Releases For The First Half Of 2019

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. I am going to bend the rules a bit here! When there are so many great books coming out why stop at just 10??!! January Twisted by Steve Cavanagh Deep Dirty Truth by Steph Broadribb February The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides Never Tell (Detective D.D.… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday (Or Should I Say “Top Twenty Tuesday”) – Most Anticipated Releases For The First Half Of 2019

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (January 7)

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… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (January 7)

Read All About It

Read All About It – Look Who Has A New Book Coming Out!

Welcome to… Read All About It – Look Who Has A New Book Coming Out! I am always on the hunt for new books that I “must read” and new releases by my favorite authors. Rather than keeping these books all to myself I decided to make a blog post to share the good news… Continue reading Read All About It – Look Who Has A New Book Coming Out!

Mystery

Book Review – The Lost Man by Jane Harper

Goodreads Synopsis: Two brothers meet at the remote fence line separating their cattle farms under the relenting sun of the remote outback. In an isolated part of Western Australia, they are each other’s nearest neighbor, their homes three hours’ drive apart. They are at the stockman’s grave, a landmark so old that no one can… Continue reading Book Review – The Lost Man by Jane Harper