Tag Archives: fiction

Emily’s House by Amy Belding Brown #review #fiction

Overview She was Emily Dickinson’s maid, her confidante, her betrayer… and the savior of her legacy.  An evocative new novel about Emily Dickinson’s longtime maid, Irish immigrant Margaret Maher, whose bond with the poet ensured Dickinson’s work would live on, … Continue reading

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The Last Commandment by Scott Shepherd @mywriterslife #bookreview #murdermystery #thriller

Overview A Scotland Yard detective tracks a serial killer from London to New York City Christmastime in London. When three seemingly unconnected victims are murdered with matching sequential Roman numerals carved into their foreheads, Metropolitan Police Commander Austin Grant finds … Continue reading

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Escapes and Escapades for July! #wrapup #julywrapup #escapesandescapades

Escapades Oh! Fun times were had in July! A friend of mine and I took a trip to south Mississippi for a quick weekend get away! We hit two of the best bookstores in the state…Turnrow Books in Greenwood, MS … Continue reading

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

WOW! I had a fabulous audio book month! I can’t believe I listened to this many. How many audiobooks did you conquer this month? PLUS I read this one for Book Club….oh boy! It was creepy and good! What did … Continue reading

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A Good Day for Chardonnay by Darynda Jones @macmillianaudio @darynda #fiction #5starread #bookreview

Overview From the New York Times best-selling author Darynda Jones comes the second novel in her laugh-out-loud Sunshine Vicram mystery series, A Good Day for Chardonnay. Running a small-town police force in the mountains of New Mexico should be a smooth, carefree kind … Continue reading

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The Ghost Marriage by Kirsten Mickelwait BOOK SPOTLIGHT @gosparkpoint

Overview At thirty-one, Kirsten has just returned to San Francisco from a bohemian year in Rome, ready to pursue a serious career as a writer and eventually, she hopes, marriage and family. When she meets Steve Beckwith, a handsome and … Continue reading

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Radar Girls by Sara Ackerman @harlequinbooks #historicalfiction #review #bookreview

About the book: WWII historical fiction inspired by the real women of the Women’s Air Raid Defense, RADAR GIRLS follows one unlikely recruit as she trains and serves in secrecy as a radar plotter on Hawaii. A tale of resilience … Continue reading

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A Woman of Intelligence by Karen Tanabe @macmillanaudio #historicalfiction #audiobook #audiblebook #audio

Overview From “a master of historical fiction” (NPR), Karin Tanabe’s A Woman of Intelligence is an exhilarating tale of post-war New York City, and one remarkable woman’s journey from the United Nations, to the cloistered drawing rooms of Manhattan society, to the … Continue reading

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Yoga Pant Nation by Laura Gelman @henryholt #review #fiction

Overview A Good Morning America Buzz Pick From the author of Class Mom and You’ve Been Volunteered comes Yoga Pant Nation–a novel about one mom’s challenges through parenting and life, keeping her on her toes and perpetually in yoga pants.  Jen Dixon of Overland Park, Kansas—fearless mother … Continue reading

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The Lost and Found Necklace by Louisa Leaman @sourbookscasa @louisaleaman #romcom #fiction #review

Overview A charming story of a wayward family heirloom, second chances, and true love. A perfect, feel-good summer read! Jess has always loved taking chances, but after a terrible accident, she’s ready for a quieter life. No more unsuitable boyfriends … Continue reading

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