Book Review – The Night Swim by Megan Goldin

      The Night Swim by Megan Goldin Publish Date August 4, 2020 by St. Martins Press     About the book 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 usedContinue reading “Book Review – The Night Swim by Megan Goldin”

Book Spotlight – No Offense by Meg Cabot

TLC Book Tours Book Spotlight No Offense by Meg Cabot     I think Meg Cabot was my very first girl crush. It was her writing that drew me to her, and now all of her books are an auto buy for me, no matter what the topic. I have to be brutally honest here,Continue reading “Book Spotlight – No Offense by Meg Cabot”

Blog Tour & Review – The Doctor of Aleppo

      The Doctor of Aleppo by Dan Mayland Publish Date August 11, 2020 by Blackstone Publishing     About the book In the ancient Silk Road city of Aleppo, a young American woman is sucked into the Syrian civil war engulfing the city. Relentlessly pursued by a Javert-like secret police officer, her onlyContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – The Doctor of Aleppo”

Pub Day Book Feature – Summer at my Sisters by Emily Harvale

  If you’ve been following along with me for a while you know that 2 things I really love in the book world are heartwarming summer romances and UK authors. Well lookie what I have to share with you today….. A brand new summer romance by Emily Harvale called SUMMER AT MY SISTERS  I amContinue reading “Pub Day Book Feature – Summer at my Sisters by Emily Harvale”

Book Review – The Mall by Megan McCafferty

  About The Mall • Paperback:  320 pages • Publisher:   Wednesday Books (July 28, 2020) • ISBN-10: 1250209951 • ISBN-13: 978-1250209955 New York Times bestselling author Megan McCafferty returns to her roots with this YA coming of age story set in a New Jersey mall. The year is 1991. Scrunchies, mixtapes and 90210 are, like, totally fresh.Continue reading “Book Review – The Mall by Megan McCafferty”

Book Review – Dignity & Grace by Alison Ragsdale

  About Dignity & Grace  • Paperback:  280 pages • Publisher: Alison Ragsdale (July 27, 2020) • ISBN-10: 1733037756 • ISBN-13: 978-1733037754 On her 21st birthday, gifted cellist Iona Muir receives a package from her estranged father containing a letter from her mother, Grace, a talented musician who tragically died ten years earlier. Reeling from whatContinue reading “Book Review – Dignity & Grace by Alison Ragsdale”

Blog Tour & Review – The Lost Girls of Devon

  the     The Lost Girls of Devon by Barbara O’Neal Publish Date July 14, 2020 by Lake Union Publishing     About the book It’s been years since Zoe Fairchild has been to the small Devon village of her birth, but the wounds she suffered there still ache. When she learns that herContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – The Lost Girls of Devon”

Book Feature – The Butterfly Room by Lucinda Riley

  The humidity is horrible today, I mean beyond miserable. It’s so icky outside that I don’t think butterflies would even fly on a ‘bug dare,’ at least I haven’t seen one. The moisture would probably weigh their poor wings down! So, I’m in the AC snuggled in my ratty UGG blanket holding my mugContinue reading “Book Feature – The Butterfly Room by Lucinda Riley”

Blog Tour & Review – The First to Lie by Hank Phillipi Ryan

      The First to Lie by Hank Phillippi Ryan Publish Date August 4, 2020 by Forge Books     About the book We all have our reasons for being who we are―but what if being someone else could get you what you want? After a devastating betrayal, a young woman sets off onContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – The First to Lie by Hank Phillipi Ryan”

Quick Review – Bottled Goods by Sophie van Llewyn

Bottled Goods by Sophie van Llewyn       About Bottled Goods  • Paperback: 180 pages • Publisher: Harper Perennial  (July 28, 2020) • ISBN-10: 1912054302 • ISBN-13: 978-1912054305 When Alina’s brother-in-law defects to the West, she and her husband become persons of interest to the secret services, causing both of their careers to come grindingContinue reading “Quick Review – Bottled Goods by Sophie van Llewyn”

Blog Tour – Tales of the Countess by Cali Bird

  Book on the Bright Side presents  Tales of the Countess by author Cali Bird published May 18, 2020 Blog Tour         Here is a little about the book:   How can a woman so capable at work be so useless at getting a man? Kennington, London, 1998 The Countess of KenningtonContinue reading “Blog Tour – Tales of the Countess by Cali Bird”

Blog Tour & Review – How to Survive Death and Other Inconveniences by Sue William Silverman

      How to Survive Death and Other Inconveniences by Sue William Silverman Published March 1, 2020 by University of Nebraska Press     About the book Many are haunted and obsessed by their own eventual deaths, but perhaps no one as much as Sue William Silverman. This thematically linked collection of essays chartsContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – How to Survive Death and Other Inconveniences by Sue William Silverman”

Blog Tour & Review – The Request by David Bell

      The Request by David Bell Publishing June 30, 2020 by Berkley     About the book Ryan Francis has it all—great job, wonderful wife, beautiful child—and he loves posting photos of his perfect life on social media. Until the night his friend Blake asks him to break into a woman’s home toContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – The Request by David Bell”

Blog Tour – I Know Your Secret by Ruth Heald

      I Know Your Secret by Ruth Heald Published 6/10/20 by Bookouture       About the Book You’re not who you say you are. Neither is she. She thinks she knows me. She believes my marriage is falling apart at the seams, that my husband can barely look me in the eyes.Continue reading “Blog Tour – I Know Your Secret by Ruth Heald”

Blog Tour & Review – Summer Longing by Jamie Brenner

Summer Longing by Jamie Brenner Published May 5, 2020 by Little, Brown and Company     About the book Ruth Cooperman arrives in beautiful beachside Provincetown for her retirement, renting the perfect waterfront cottage while she searches for her forever home. After years of hard work and making peace with life’s compromises, Ruth is lookingContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – Summer Longing by Jamie Brenner”

Blog Tour & Review – Montauk by Nicola Harrison

      Montauk by Nicola Harrison Paperback Release  June 9, 2020 by St. Martin’s Griffin     About the book An epic and cinematic novel by debut author Nicola Harrison, Montauk captures the glamour and extravagance of a summer by the sea with the story of a woman torn between the life she choseContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – Montauk by Nicola Harrison”

Blog Tour & Review – The Pleasure Plan by Laura Zam

      The Pleasure Plan One Woman’s Search for Sexual Healing by Laura Zam  Published May 5, 2020 by Health Communications Inc.     About the book Based on popular essays in New York Times’ Modern Love column and Salon, The Pleasure Plan is a memoir and call to action, inspiring women to claimContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – The Pleasure Plan by Laura Zam”

Book Review – The Liar by Alison Ragsdale

  About The Liar • Paperback: 122 pages • Publisher: Alison Ragsdale (March 29, 2020) • ISBN-10: 173303773X • ISBN-13: 978-1733037730 An accomplished liar who finally faces the truth about herself. A self-conscious lawyer who must quell her secret crush on her best friend’s fiancé. A stray dog that heals the hurt of his rescuers. AContinue reading “Book Review – The Liar by Alison Ragsdale”

Book Spotlight – Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas

TLC Book Tours Book Spotlight Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas     About Catherine House • Hardcover: 320 pages • Publisher: Custom House (May 12, 2020) • ISBN-10: 0062905651 • ISBN-13: 978-0062905659 A gothic-infused debut of literary suspense, set within a secluded, elite university and following a dangerously curious, rebellious undergraduate who uncovers a shocking secret about anContinue reading “Book Spotlight – Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas”

Blog Tour & Review – Sister Dear by Hannah Mary McKinnon

      Sister Dear by Hannah Mary McKinnon  Published May 26, 2020 by MIRA     About the book Beauty. Wealth. Success. She’s got it all. And it all should’ve been mine. When Eleanor Hardwicke’s beloved father dies, her world is further shattered by a gut-wrenching secret: the man she’s grieving isn’t really herContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – Sister Dear by Hannah Mary McKinnon”

Blog Tour & Review – The Wife Stalker by Liv Constantine

      The Wife Stalker by Liv Constantine  Published May 19, 2020 by Harper Publishing     About the book The bestselling author of The Last Mrs. Parrish returns with a psychological thriller, filled with chilling serpentine twists, about a woman fighting to hold onto the only family she’s ever loved—and how far she’llContinue reading “Blog Tour & Review – The Wife Stalker by Liv Constantine”

Book Feature – Queen Bee by Dorthea Benton Frank

    About Queen Bee • Paperback: 448 pages • Publisher: William Morrow;  (April 28, 2019) • ISBN-10: 0062861239 • ISBN-13: 978-0062861238 Beekeeper Holly McNee Jensen quietly lives in a world of her own on Sullivans Island, tending her hives and working at the local island library. Holly calls her mother The Queen Bee because she’sContinue reading “Book Feature – Queen Bee by Dorthea Benton Frank”

Book Spotlight – The Sunday Girl by Pip Drysdale

  It’s Sunday, and there is no better way to enjoy this sunny, breezy day outside than to finish reading The Sunday Girl by Pip Drysdale.  This psychological thriller publishes May 19, 2020 and already has phenomenal ratings online.     About The Sunday Girl   • Paperback: 288 pages • Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark (May 19,Continue reading “Book Spotlight – The Sunday Girl by Pip Drysdale”

Book Spotlight – Proof of Murder by Lauren Elliott

Another cozy mystery spotlight because, why not?     About Proof of Murder • Mass Market Paperback: 320 pages • Publisher: Kensington (April 28, 2020) • ISBN-10: 1496727096 • ISBN-13: 978-1496727091 In Lauren Elliott’s fourth USA Today bestselling Beyond the Page Bookstore Mystery, bookshop owner Addie Greyborne must solve a locked-room murder in a supposedly hauntedContinue reading “Book Spotlight – Proof of Murder by Lauren Elliott”

Book Spotlight – The DIVA Spices it Up by Krista Davis

Another cozy mystery spotlight, because cozies are always just what everybody needs…  anytime and all the time!        About The DIVA Spices It Up • Hardcover: 320 pages • Publisher: Kensington Books (April 28, 2020) • ISBN-10: 1496714741 • ISBN-13: 978-1496714749 She’s a young Martha Stewart…in Old Town Virginia! New York Times bestselling authorContinue reading “Book Spotlight – The DIVA Spices it Up by Krista Davis”