Women by Charles Bukowski #fiction #classics #bookreviewer

Susanne’s Review: In Women, Bukowski as Henry Chinaski details a life lived to excess.  From sexualizing women to excessive drinking and gambling.  Pleasing himself is his only concern.  Vulgar, rude, and crude, Chinaski is his own man. This book is repetitive beyond all get out and will get on your every nerve and yet youContinue reading “Women by Charles Bukowski #fiction #classics #bookreviewer”

The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood @EverSoAli @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #romcom #contemporaryfiction #womensfiction #bookreviewers

Susanne’s Review: Bring on those Warm Fuzzy Feelings! The Love Hypothesis has it all, fake dating, friendship, all the feels, and Chemistry Galore!   When Olive Smith gets herself into a bind and needs to find a fake boyfriend fast, she locks lips with a Grad School Professor.  Not just any Professor, but Adam Carleson, theContinue reading “The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood @EverSoAli @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #romcom #contemporaryfiction #womensfiction #bookreviewers”

Comfort Me With Apples by Catherynne M. Valente @catvalente @NetGalley #macmillan-tor/forge #thriller #fiction #mystery #bookreviewers #bookbloggers

Kaceey’s Review: Well….. I’m really at a loss for words. 😬 This was one of the strangest, most bizarre books I have ever read! Like ever!😂 Did I enjoy it…. Umm…yes…sort of. Did I hate it…. Well yes, that too! Did it leave me speechless…absolutely! Sophia is living her best life.  She couldn’t be happier.Continue reading “Comfort Me With Apples by Catherynne M. Valente @catvalente @NetGalley #macmillan-tor/forge #thriller #fiction #mystery #bookreviewers #bookbloggers”

Eight Perfect Hours by Lia Louis @LisforLia @AtriaBooks @NetGalley #womensfiction #contemporaryromance #fiction #bookbloggers

Susanne’s Review: Do you Believe in Kismet? I can’t really say that I do, but Eight Perfect Hours gave me pause. The night Noelle Butterby gets stranded on the motorway her life changes in an instant.  As a blizzard hits and the road closes, Noelle starts to panic.  Once her phone dies things go fromContinue reading “Eight Perfect Hours by Lia Louis @LisforLia @AtriaBooks @NetGalley #womensfiction #contemporaryromance #fiction #bookbloggers”

Blacktop Wasteland by S.A. Cosby @blacklionking73 @Flatironbooks #blacktopwasteland #fiction #crimedrama #libraryloan #bookreviewer #bookblogger

Susanne’s Review: A Slow Burning Character Driven Suspenseful Crime Drama that will have you holding onto the seat of your pants! What can I say about Blacktop Wasteland that hasn’t already been said?!  The writing here is stellar and the characterizations are brilliant.   Beauregard (Bug) Montage is a character with heart.  A family man whoContinue reading “Blacktop Wasteland by S.A. Cosby @blacklionking73 @Flatironbooks #blacktopwasteland #fiction #crimedrama #libraryloan #bookreviewer #bookblogger”

The Other Passenger by Louise Candlish @louise_candlish @AtriaBooks @NetGalley #thriller #mystery #fiction #blogtour #bookreviewers #bookbloggers

Kaceey’s Review: Jamie has taken a job somewhat below his skill set (at least his partner Clare thinks so). All the same, Jamie is happy working the cafe with not a care in the world. Well, except his commute. But that’s about to change! Jamie and Clare befriend a young couple Kit and Melia hopingContinue reading “The Other Passenger by Louise Candlish @louise_candlish @AtriaBooks @NetGalley #thriller #mystery #fiction #blogtour #bookreviewers #bookbloggers”

Cause Of Death by Jeffery Deaver @JefferyDeaver @NetGalley #fiction #bookblogger #bookreview

Kaceey’s Review: How well do you really know your spouse? Jon thought he knew his wife Patience. (Or his pet name for her – Pax). But he is soon to discover that there may be pieces of her last that she kept from him. Jon heard the news that his wife Pax was killed inContinue reading “Cause Of Death by Jeffery Deaver @JefferyDeaver @NetGalley #fiction #bookblogger #bookreview”

Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert @TaliaHibbert @HarperAudio #rom-com #fiction #romance #bookblogger #bookreview

Kaceey’s Review: The heat is on!🔥🔥 Eve has watched her sisters Dani and Chloe become successful in their professional lives as well as in love. But Eve can’t seem to get herself going. Failing at most everything she tries. Nothing seems to fit for her. Her parents finally give her an ultimatum. She needs toContinue reading “Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert @TaliaHibbert @HarperAudio #rom-com #fiction #romance #bookblogger #bookreview”

This Close to Okay by Leesa Cross-Smith @LeesaCrossSmith #fiction #contemporaryfiction #bookreview #libraryloan

Susanne’s Review: You can’t always get what you want You can’t always get what you want You can’t always get what you want But if you try sometimes, well, you might find You get what you need The Rolling Stones, Let it Bleed, 1969 The Day Tallie Clark drives by a bridge and sees aContinue reading “This Close to Okay by Leesa Cross-Smith @LeesaCrossSmith #fiction #contemporaryfiction #bookreview #libraryloan”

Ham on Rye by Charles Bukowski #bukowski #literature #fiction #classics #bookreviewer #bookblogger

Susanne’s Review: Dysfunction that Breaks the Heart Ten Times Over.  Knowing, however, that You Can Break Free from the Chains. Ham on Rye: My first read by Charles Bukowski, came highly recommended. A semi-autobiographical coming of age story about a young man named Henry Chinaski. There is angst, desperation, dysfunction, heartache, and pain and thenContinue reading “Ham on Rye by Charles Bukowski #bukowski #literature #fiction #classics #bookreviewer #bookblogger”