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Book Reviews by Kaceey & Susanne

Over here at Books are a Girl’s Best Friend, we’re Booked and Busy, spending our time reading and reviewing advanced reader copies of books and advanced listening copies of audiobooks. Time is also spent reading our own books and library books because, in case it’s not obvious, reading is our favorite pastime!

Latest Reviews

The Reunion by Meghan Quinn @AuthorMegQuinn #montlake @NetGalley #romcom #womensfiction #bookreview

Susanne’s Review: Family, Friendship, Love & Sibling Rivalry. Martin and Peggy Chance worked hard to build and create a beautiful family for their three children, Ford, Cooper, and Palmer.  Unfortunately for them, everything they’ve built has fallen apart, including their family, the lives and loves of their children, and their family business. Now it’s goingContinue reading “The Reunion by Meghan Quinn @AuthorMegQuinn #montlake @NetGalley #romcom #womensfiction #bookreview”

Grave Reservations by Cherie Priest @cmpriest @AtriaBooks @NetGalley #cozythriller #mystery #bookreviewers #blogtour #bookbloggers

Kaceey’s Review: Fun, quirky, and topsy-turvy  Leda Foley is a travel agent blessed with a special gift. She can see into the future. Which came in rather handy, having saved the life of a certain Seattle detective, ensuring he misses a doomed flight. She also moonlights doing clairvoyant karaoke (who knew there was such aContinue reading “Grave Reservations by Cherie Priest @cmpriest @AtriaBooks @NetGalley #cozythriller #mystery #bookreviewers #blogtour #bookbloggers”

Where All Light Tends to Go by David Joy @DavidJoy_Author #fiction #southernliterature #gritlit #comingofage #characterdrivenfiction #bookreviewers #bookbloggers

Susanne’s Review: Books like this are the reason I love to read. Character-Driven Fiction that is dark, gritty, realistic, heartbreaking, and utterly compelling, Where All the Light Tends to Go by David Joy, checked every single box. If only all other books were this good. Jacob McNeely lives a shady life. How could he not,Continue reading “Where All Light Tends to Go by David Joy @DavidJoy_Author #fiction #southernliterature #gritlit #comingofage #characterdrivenfiction #bookreviewers #bookbloggers”