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”

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”

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”

Golden Girls by Elin Hilderbrand @elinhilderbrand @littlebrown @NetGalley #womensfiction #contemporaryfiction #libraryloan #audiobook

Susanne’s Review: What If, You Could Look Down on Your Family From the Great Beyond and Impact Their Decisions? Vivian (Vivi) Howe is a successful Nantucket novelist who is extremely close to her family when a hit-and-run accident strikes her down, killing her instantly.  Her family is, of course, crestfallen.  Little do they know thatContinue reading “Golden Girls by Elin Hilderbrand @elinhilderbrand @littlebrown @NetGalley #womensfiction #contemporaryfiction #libraryloan #audiobook”

The Music of Bees by Eileen Garvin @EileenGarvin @DuttonBooks #GoodreadsGiveaway #Fiction #ContemporaryFiction #beekeeper #bookreviewer #bookblogger

Susanne’s Review: First, a huge thank you to #GoodreadsGiveaway for this book.  To say that I loved it doesn’t put my feelings into words!   There are times when we hear bees before we see them, that familiar bzzz, that makes us look around and turn our heads.  Amazingly enough, however, Queen bees are known forContinue reading “The Music of Bees by Eileen Garvin @EileenGarvin @DuttonBooks #GoodreadsGiveaway #Fiction #ContemporaryFiction #beekeeper #bookreviewer #bookblogger”

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”