Historical Fiction

Book Review – The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah #netgalley

Book DetailsGenre: Historical FictionSeries: NonePublisher: St. Martin’s PressPublication Date: 2/9/2021Pages: 464 (eBook) Goodreads Synopsis – Texas, 1934. Millions are out of work and a drought has broken the Great Plains. Farmers are fighting to keep their land and their livelihoods as the crops are failing, the water is drying up, and dust threatens to bury them all. One of the… Continue reading Book Review – The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah #netgalley

Historical Fiction

Book Review – Reviving the Hawthorn Sisters by Emily Carpenter @EmilyDCarpenter #LakeUnionPublishing #bookreview

Book DetailsGenre: Historical FictionSeries: NonePublisher: Lake Union PublishingPublication Date: 10/20/2020Pages: 335 (paperback) Goodreads Synopsis – Dove Jarrod was a renowned evangelist and faith healer. Only her granddaughter, Eve Candler, knows that Dove was a con artist. In the eight years since Dove’s death, Eve has maintained Dove’s charitable foundation—and her lies. But just as a documentary team wraps up… Continue reading Book Review – Reviving the Hawthorn Sisters by Emily Carpenter @EmilyDCarpenter #LakeUnionPublishing #bookreview

Thriller

Audiobook Review – The Nothing Man by Catherine Ryan Howard @BlackstoneAudio #netgalleyaudio #audiobookreview

Book DetailsGenre: ThrillerSeries: NonePublisher: Blackstone AudioPublication Date: 8/18/2020Narrated By: Alana Kerr-Collins and John Keating Goodreads Synopsis – At the age of twelve, Eve Black was the only member of her family to survive an encounter with serial attacker the Nothing Man. Now an adult, she is obsessed with identifying the man who destroyed her life. Supermarket security guard Jim Doyle… Continue reading Audiobook Review – The Nothing Man by Catherine Ryan Howard @BlackstoneAudio #netgalleyaudio #audiobookreview

Mystery/Thriller

Book Review – Until I Find You by Rea Frey @ReaFrey_Author @StMartinsPress #netgalley

Book DetailsGenre: MysterySeries: NonePublisher: St. Martin’s GriffinPublication Date: 8/11/2020Pages: 316 (eBook) Goodreads Synopsis – 2 floors. 55 steps to go up. 40 more to the crib. Since Rebecca Gray was diagnosed with a degenerative eye disease, everything in her life consists of numbers. Each day her world grows a little darker and each step becomes a little more dangerous. Following… Continue reading Book Review – Until I Find You by Rea Frey @ReaFrey_Author @StMartinsPress #netgalley

Mystery

Audiobook Review – The Silent Wife by Karin Slaughter #20booksofsummer20

Book DetailsGenre: MysterySeries: Will Trent, #10Publisher: Blackstone PublishingPublication Date: 8/4/2020Narrator: Kathleen Early Goodreads Synopsis – Atlanta, Georgia. Present day. A young woman is brutally attacked and left for dead. The police investigate but the trail goes cold. Until a chance assignment takes GBI investigator Will Trent to the state penitentiary, and to a prisoner who says he recognizes the MO.… Continue reading Audiobook Review – The Silent Wife by Karin Slaughter #20booksofsummer20

Fiction

Book Review – Evidence of the Affair by Taylor Jenkins Reid #20booksofsummer

Book DetailsGenre: Fiction/Short StorySeries: NonePublisher: Amazon Original StoriesPublication Date: 9/20/2018Pages: 87 (eBook) Goodreads Synopsis – The correspondence between Carrie Allsop and David Mayer reveals, piece by piece, the painful details of a devastating affair between their spouses. With each commiserating scratch of the pen, they confess their fears and bare their souls. They share the bewilderment over how things went… Continue reading Book Review – Evidence of the Affair by Taylor Jenkins Reid #20booksofsummer

Mystery

Audiobook Review – The Night Swim by Megan Goldin #20booksofsummer20

Book DetailsGenre: MysterySeries: NonePublisher: Macmillan AudioPublication Date: 8/4/2020Narrators: Bailey Carr, January LaVoy, and Samantha Desz Goodreads Synopsis – Ever since her true-crime podcast became an overnight sensation and set an innocent man free, Rachel Krall has become a household name – and the last hope for people seeking justice. But she’s used to being recognized for her voice, not her… Continue reading Audiobook Review – The Night Swim by Megan Goldin #20booksofsummer20

Fiction

Audiobook Review – Dear Edward by Ann Napolitano #20booksofsummer20

Book DetailsGenre: FictionSeries: NonePublisher: Random House AudioPublication Date: 1/6/2020Narrated By:  Cassandra Campbell Goodreads Synopsis – One summer morning, twelve-year-old Edward Adler, his beloved older brother, his parents, and 183 other passengers board a flight in Newark headed for Los Angeles. Among them is a Wall Street wunderkind, a young woman coming to terms with an unexpected pregnancy, an injured vet… Continue reading Audiobook Review – Dear Edward by Ann Napolitano #20booksofsummer20

Blog Tour · Mystery/Thriller

Book Review – He Started It by Samantha Downing @smariedowning @BerkleyPub #blogtour #bookreview

I am thrilled to be taking part in the blog tour for He Started It by Samantha Downing! Thank you Berkley Publishing for the invitation! Book DetailsGenre: Mystery/ThrillerSeries: NonePublisher: Berkley PublishingPublication Date: 7/21/2020Pages:  384 Goodreads Synopsis – Beth, Portia, and Eddie Morgan haven’t all been together in years. And for very good reasons—we’ll get to those later. But when their… Continue reading Book Review – He Started It by Samantha Downing @smariedowning @BerkleyPub #blogtour #bookreview

Historical Fiction

Book Review – The Orphan Collector by Ellen Marie Wiseman #20booksofsummer20 #netgalley @KensingtonBooks

Book DetailsGenre: Historical FictionSeries: NonePublisher: KensingtonPublication Date: 7/28/2020Pages: 399 (eBook) Goodreads Synopsis – In the fall of 1918, thirteen-year-old German immigrant Pia Lange longs to be far from Philadelphia’s overcrowded streets and slums, and from the anti-German sentiment that compelled her father to enlist in the U.S. Army, hoping to prove his loyalty. But an even more urgent threat… Continue reading Book Review – The Orphan Collector by Ellen Marie Wiseman #20booksofsummer20 #netgalley @KensingtonBooks