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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

After I Do by Taylor Jenkins Reid @tjenkinsreid #fiction #contemporaryfiction #audiobook #libraryloan #bookblogger

Susanne’s Review: A Taylor Jenkins Reid novel that I almost gave up on immediately…  (and yes, I had my reasons!) Thankfully, I kept going and it totally paid off! The beginning of this novel was so Schmaltzy and Schmoopy, I honestly couldn’t take it!  It was so very over the top, it made me ill.Continue reading “After I Do by Taylor Jenkins Reid @tjenkinsreid #fiction #contemporaryfiction #audiobook #libraryloan #bookblogger”

Very Sincerely Yours by Kerry Winfrey @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #kerrywinfrey #romcom #contemporaryfiction #bookblogger

Susanne’s Review: Call me a Dissenter.   Truth be told, I went into this book with the HIGHEST of hopes.  I adored “Waiting for Tom Hanks” and liked “Not Like the Moves” the predecessors to “Very Sincerely Yours” by Kerry Winfrey and thought this premise sounded totes adorbs.  Unfortunately, the delivery simply didn’t hold a candleContinue reading “Very Sincerely Yours by Kerry Winfrey @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #kerrywinfrey #romcom #contemporaryfiction #bookblogger”

Silent Bite (Andy Carpenter #22) by David Rosenfelt @MinotaurBooks @NetGalley #davidrosenfelt #andycarpenter #fiction #mystery #humor #bookreviewers

Susanne’s Review: Thank goodness for Andy Carpenter! Do you like a dry, witty, sarcastic sense of humor?  If so, look no further than David Rosenfelt’s Andy Carpenter series!  Truth be told, I read this series solely because of Andy Carpenter.  His sense of humor makes me laugh out loud more times than I can count.Continue reading “Silent Bite (Andy Carpenter #22) by David Rosenfelt @MinotaurBooks @NetGalley #davidrosenfelt #andycarpenter #fiction #mystery #humor #bookreviewers”