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”

Oh William! by Elizabeth Strout @LizStrout @randomhouse #fiction #literaryfiction #bookreviewer #bookblogger

Susanne’s Review: Have you ever felt deeply connected to an author, as if the two of you were simpatico? That is how I feel about my “relationship” (lol) with Elizabeth Strout – I feel as though we are connected, and as though when reading her books, she is speaking directly to me. (As if thatContinue reading “Oh William! by Elizabeth Strout @LizStrout @randomhouse #fiction #literaryfiction #bookreviewer #bookblogger”

Here’s to Us by Elin Hilderbrand @elinhilderbrand #womensfiction #contemporaryfiction #libraryloan #audiobook #bookblogger

Susanne’s Review: The moral of this story: Families are complicated, messy, and sometimes, wholly dysfunctional. In abundance are love, friendship, and resentment. When the family of Deacon Thorpe goes to Nantucket to celebrate his life, problems arise.  After all, the present and former wives of the man gather together for the first time in theContinue reading “Here’s to Us by Elin Hilderbrand @elinhilderbrand #womensfiction #contemporaryfiction #libraryloan #audiobook #bookblogger”

Pack Up the Moon by Kristan Higgins @Kristan_Higgans @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #fiction #contemporaryfiction #romance #tearjerker #bookreviewers

Kaceey’s Review: Five emotional heart-wrenching stars ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ A glimpse of what true love is supposed to look like.❤️ Josh and Lauren are a young couple over the moon in love. They have their whole lives ahead of them. Until Lauren receives devastating news. She has a terminal condition known as IPF (idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis).  Continue reading “Pack Up the Moon by Kristan Higgins @Kristan_Higgans @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #fiction #contemporaryfiction #romance #tearjerker #bookreviewers”

Reunion Beach: Stories Inspired by Dorothea Benton Frank @elinhilderbrand @adrianatrigiani #anthology #fiction #womensfiction #libraryloan

Susanne’s Review: “Reunion Beach”: Stories Inspired by Dorothea Benton Frank.   I admit to knowing little about Dorothea Benton Frank before listening to this anthology. While listening to this beautiful anthology, however, I learned that she was a great woman and that she was loved and adored. I originally chose to listen to this because itContinue reading “Reunion Beach: Stories Inspired by Dorothea Benton Frank @elinhilderbrand @adrianatrigiani #anthology #fiction #womensfiction #libraryloan”

Heard It in a Love Song by Tracey Garvis Graves #traceygarvisgraves @StMartinsPress @NetGalley #womensfiction #contemporaryfiction #blogger #bookreview

Susanne’s Review: Sometimes Love Can Be Found in the Most Unexpected of Places. Layla is an elementary school music teacher who is newly divorced and is trying to make a fresh start. Josh is a single dad, who is recently separated from his wife of twenty years. Every day, Josh walks his daughter to school,Continue reading “Heard It in a Love Song by Tracey Garvis Graves #traceygarvisgraves @StMartinsPress @NetGalley #womensfiction #contemporaryfiction #blogger #bookreview”

The Mothers by Genevieve Gannon @Gen_Gannon @WmMorrowBooks @Goodreads #GoodreadsGiveaway #fiction #contemporary #bookreviewer

Susanne’s Review: One awful mistake. Horrific consequences.   Two couples, Grace and Dan and Priya and Nick go through IVF to try and conceive.   Both couples end up at the same Fertility Clinic. What happens is every woman’s nightmare.  One child, two families, and a custody battle.   Heartache and Heartbreak. Devastating, and unimaginable, Grace, Dan, andContinue reading “The Mothers by Genevieve Gannon @Gen_Gannon @WmMorrowBooks @Goodreads #GoodreadsGiveaway #fiction #contemporary #bookreviewer”

Isn’t It Bromantic? by Lyssa Kay Adams #lyssakayadams @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #romcom #bookbloggers

Kaceey’s Review: This is a series I have been loving from the start. A male book club dedicated to the reading of romance novels in order to help better themselves and make them better partners for their wives and girlfriends. Fun right!? And to this point it was. But with this latest release of bookContinue reading “Isn’t It Bromantic? by Lyssa Kay Adams #lyssakayadams @BerkleyPub @NetGalley #romcom #bookbloggers”

The Break-Up Book Club by Wendy Wax @Wendy_Wax @BerkleyPub #BlogTour #womensfiction #bookreviewers #bookblogger

Kaceey’s Review: With the help of your friends, you can get through just about anything! This is a touching read of friendship, loss, and heartache, but most importantly the strength to finding oneself and move on. Told through the perspective of four very different and distinct voices. You are taken on a journey as theyContinue reading “The Break-Up Book Club by Wendy Wax @Wendy_Wax @BerkleyPub #BlogTour #womensfiction #bookreviewers #bookblogger”