Author Archives: fredreeca

About fredreeca

I am an avid reader and paper crafter. I am a mom of 2 children, 5 dogs and 1 cat. I am a huge St. Louis Cardinals Fan

Audible Reads for October #wrapup #audiobooks #audible #audiblebooks

This was kind of an eclectic month for me. I had one I loved, one I actually sent back to audible and one that was just ok. So….here we go! This is the one I sent back to audible I … Continue reading

Posted in Wrap Up | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Rescue You by Elysia Whisler @harlequinbooks @ElysiaWhisler #fiction #review

BOOK SUMMARY: RESCUE YOUAuthor: Elysia WhislerISBN: 9780778310082Publication Date: October 27, 2020Publisher: MIRA Books She needs a fresh start. He’s got scars that haven’t healed. With the help of some rescue dogs, they’ll discover that everyone deserves a chance at happiness. … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Wonder Boy of Whistle Stop by Fannie Flagg #review #fiction

Overview A heartwarming novel about secrets of youth rediscovered, hometown memories, and the magical moments in ordinary lives, from the beloved author of Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe“Reading this novel is like entering a second childhood.”—Kirkus Reviews  Bud … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

I’ll Be Seeing You by Elizabeth Berg @randomhouse #memoir #review #nonfiction

Overview The beloved New York Times bestselling author tells the poignant love story of caring for her parents in their final years in this beautifully written memoir. “I’ll Be Seeing You moved me and broadened my understanding of the human condition.”—Wally Lamb, author … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

My Name is Ben by Karl Bullock – Book Spotlight #fiction #bookspotlight

This is a book written by a local author. Looks very intriguing! Check it out! Overview Tom Reed is an Applied Physicist working on a project he developed for the military. While the original idea was to instantly transport military … Continue reading

Posted in Book Spotlight | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Evening and the Morning by Ken Follett @vikingbooks @KMFollett #historicalfiction #review #5stars

Overview From the #1 New York Times bestselling author, a thrilling and addictive new novel–a prequel to The Pillars of the Earth–set in England at the dawn of a new era: the Middle Ages “Just as transporting as [The Pillars of the Earth] … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

House of Desire by Margaret Lucke – Book Spotlight

Overview When a trip across time barriers leads to murder …At a gala fundraiser to save a grand San Francisco Victorian, reluctant psychic Claire Scanlan encounters a mysterious young woman, Roxane, who is invisible to everyone but her. Roxane is … Continue reading

Posted in Book Spotlight | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Matrimony, Inc. by Francesca Beauman From Personal Ads to Swiping Right, A Story of America Looking for Love – BOOK SPOTLIGHT

MATRIMONY, INC.: From Personal Ads to Swiping Right, a Story of America Looking for Love (Pegasus Books; October 6, 2020; Hardcover; ISBN: 978-1643135786; 240 pgs; $27.95) Overview A clever, thoughtful, and funny history that reveals how the Union of states was … Continue reading

Posted in Book Spotlight | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Prospects of a Woman by Wendy Voorsanger @prbythebook #historicalfiction #review

Overview Elisabeth Parker comes to California from Massachusetts in 1849 with her new husband, Nate, toreunite with her father, who’s struck gold on the American River. She soon realizes her husband isnot the man she thought—and neither is her father, … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

First to Lie by Hank Phillippi Ryan @ForgeReads @HankPRyan @suzyaobooktours #suspense #fiction #review

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 on an obsessive path to justice, no … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments