The Hotel Nantucket by Elin Hilderbrand @elinhilderbrand @littlebrown @NetGalley #contemporaryfiction #womensfiction

Susanne’s Review: Take a mini-vacation with Elin Hilderbrand’s The Hotel Nantucket! Immersing myself in this novel felt like I was in Nantucket, traipsing the cobblestone streets and going to Miacomet. If only! I barely even remember what a vacation feels like at this point! The new novel by Elin Hilderbrand centers around The Hotel Nantucket,Continue reading “The Hotel Nantucket by Elin Hilderbrand @elinhilderbrand @littlebrown @NetGalley #contemporaryfiction #womensfiction”

The Last Chance Library by Freya Sampson @SampsonF @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #contemporaryfiction

Susanne’s Review: Predictably Cute and oh so Heartwarming! If you’re looking for a book to make you laugh and smile, The Last Chance Library is it. June Jones is a Library Assistant who has never stepped out of her comfort zone.  Moving back home many moons ago to take care of her ailing mother, whoContinue reading “The Last Chance Library by Freya Sampson @SampsonF @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #contemporaryfiction”

Billy Summers by Stephen King @StephenKing #mystery #suspense #characterdrivenfiction #bookreview

Susanne’s Review: Quite the Tale! Billy Summers is gripping, entertaining, somewhat surprising, and yet, somewhat predictable.   What I loved:   The character of Billy. Brilliant, sweet, kind, and as honest as he can be, given his career choice. Alice Maxwell. What a surprise she turned out to be.   The friendship that developed between Billy & Alice.  Continue reading “Billy Summers by Stephen King @StephenKing #mystery #suspense #characterdrivenfiction #bookreview”

The Family You Make by Jill Shalvis @JillShalvis @WmMorrowBooks @NetGalley #contemporaryfiction #fiction #bookreview #bookblogger

Susanne’s Review: Just Right. I’ve always believed that family is what you make of it, thus the new series by Jill Shalvis, The Family You Make, struck a chord with me. Jane is a woman who has never stayed in one place  A nomad who has moved around, she grew up in Sunrise Cove andContinue reading “The Family You Make by Jill Shalvis @JillShalvis @WmMorrowBooks @NetGalley #contemporaryfiction #fiction #bookreview #bookblogger”

Nine Lives by Peter Swanson @PeterSwanson3 @WmMorrowBooks @NetGalley #Suspense #mystery #bookreview #bookblogger

Susanne’s Review: Intriguing! Nine random people receive an identical list in the mail with nine names, including their own. No other information is included.  One of the nine names is FBI agent Jessica Winslow – she is the only one to give the list pause. As soon as one of the nine individuals is murderedContinue reading “Nine Lives by Peter Swanson @PeterSwanson3 @WmMorrowBooks @NetGalley #Suspense #mystery #bookreview #bookblogger”

Rock Paper Scissors by Alice Feeney @alicewriterland @Flatironbooks @NetGalley #macmillanpublishers #mystery #thriller #bookblogger

Twisted, Wicked & Wholly Unreliable.   Leave it to Alice Feeney to keep me on my toes! Ah, Marriage! Just the thought of it gives me those warm fuzzy feelings. Kidding, not Kidding! (Baawaaah!!)   Adam and Amelia Wright are going away for a little romantic weekend to a cottage in Scotland.  Amelia thinks it’s necessary toContinue reading “Rock Paper Scissors by Alice Feeney @alicewriterland @Flatironbooks @NetGalley #macmillanpublishers #mystery #thriller #bookblogger”

56 Days by Catherine Ryan Howard @cathryanhoward @BlackstoneAudio @NetGalley #mystery #thriller

Kaceey’s Review: Are you ready to revisit lockdown? I most assuredly didn’t think I was. This book sat tucked away on my shelf for months. But now, as we all begin moving forward searching for a smidge of normalcy, I felt it would be safe to finally pick this one up. Now I’m asking myself…Continue reading “56 Days by Catherine Ryan Howard @cathryanhoward @BlackstoneAudio @NetGalley #mystery #thriller”

The Wedding Season by Katy Birchall @KatyBirchall @StMartinsPress @NetGalley #womensfiction #contemporaryfiction #bookreviewers

Kaceey’s Review: Freya’s life took a head-whipping turn, from the happiest moments completing her last-minute preparations for her wedding, to shock and devastation when her fiancé Matthew calls off the wedding the day before the nuptials. How will Freya recover? Will she recover? Will her heart ever mend enough for her to leave the houseContinue reading “The Wedding Season by Katy Birchall @KatyBirchall @StMartinsPress @NetGalley #womensfiction #contemporaryfiction #bookreviewers”

One Step Too Far by Lisa Gardner @LisaGardnerBks @DuttonBooks @NetGalley

Kaceey’s Review: Frankie Elkin has devoted her life to helping find people once the authorities have given up. She is rather broken but continues to forge ahead, putting others ahead before herself.   When she hears about a search party that has gathered for the fifth anniversary of Tim, a missing hiker, she quickly hitches aContinue reading “One Step Too Far by Lisa Gardner @LisaGardnerBks @DuttonBooks @NetGalley”

Curfew by Jayne Cowie @CowieJayne @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #dystopian #sciencefiction #mystery #fiction

A Highly Intelligent Character-Driven Dystopian Novel! Imagine a time and place where violence is curtailed, and women dominate in all areas. Discrimination and racism no longer exist.  How has this been achieved? It’s called the Curfew.  In Britain, after the government determines that most violent crime occurs because of men, they are electronically tagged withContinue reading “Curfew by Jayne Cowie @CowieJayne @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #dystopian #sciencefiction #mystery #fiction”