All We’ve Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin. A hard tale that needed to be told. Audiobook review #audiobookchallenge2020

Synopsis In the riveting new novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of First Comes Love and Something Borrowed, three very different people must choose between their family and their values.Nina Browning is living the good life after marrying into Nashville’s elite. More recently, her husband made a fortune selling his tech business, and their adored son has […]

Well Played by Jen De Luca Review of a book that makes me need to visit a Renaissance Faire! #AudiobookChallenge2020

Synopsis Another laugh-out-loud romantic comedy featuring kilted musicians, Renaissance Faire tavern wenches, and an unlikely love story.Stacey is jolted when her friends Simon and Emily get engaged. She knew she was putting her life on hold when she stayed in Willow Creek to care for her sick mother, but it’s been years now, and even […]

The Wreckage of Us by Brittainy C Cherry. Blog tour with Brittainy’s interview and a #giveaway

Brittainy Cherry’s Newest Release: The Wreckage of Us   Brittainy’s interview The Wreckage of Us takes place in the inauspicious town of Eres, Nebraska. Not exactly a place where happily-ever-afters are made. What made you choose this setting? I wanted to tell a story about a small town that was overlooked by the world as a whole. […]

Anxious People by Fredrik Backman. Once more an incredible study in charcters. I swear he is the wizard of human nature! Review

Synopsis This is a poignant comedy about a crime that never took place, a would-be bank robber who disappears into thin air, and eight extremely anxious strangers who find they have more in common than they ever imagined.Viewing an apartment normally doesn’t turn into a life-or-death situation, but this particular open house becomes just that […]

Out of comfort zone read: Mexican Gothic by Sylvia Moreno-Garcia . 4 stars and horror story

Synopsis NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An isolated mansion. A chillingly charismatic aristocrat. And a brave socialite drawn to expose their treacherous secrets. . . .From the author of Gods of Jade and Shadow comes “a terrifying twist on classic gothic horror” (Kirkus Reviews) set in glamorous 1950s Mexico. “It’s Lovecraft meets the Brontës in […]

The Damned by Renee Ahdieh. Review of a line I had predicted months ago. Good but …

Synopsis New York Times bestselling author Renée Ahdieh returns with the second installment of her new sumptuous, sultry and romantic series, The Beautiful.Following the events of The Beautiful, Sébastien Saint Germain is now cursed and forever changed. The treaty between the Fallen and the Brotherhood has been broken, and war between the immortals seems imminent. […]