Book Review – Starchild – The Age of Akra by Vacen Taylor @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Rachel and Rachel's Random Resources for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was the most different of all reads. The book started with a bang where the author plonked me right in the middle of action, and I had to scamper hard to understand the things happening around me. Mai was … Continue reading Book Review – Starchild – The Age of Akra by Vacen Taylor @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – One Christmas Star by Mandy Baggot @mandybaggot @aria_fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Victoria Joss and publisher Aria for my spot on this Blog Tour. A quiet slow read about two damaged souls who have been hurt by people and life. Emily was a primary school teacher and Ray was a down on his luck musician. Both met when Ray saw an injured hedgehog and … Continue reading Book Review – One Christmas Star by Mandy Baggot @mandybaggot @aria_fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Harvest Festival by Karl Drinkwater #BookReview #BookBlogger #horror

This was a short novella at 84 odd pages which showed me how a man would endeavor to save his family at any cost. After a hardworking day in his farm, Callum went home exhausted. Dinner and bed soon followed along with minor skirmishes as things routinely moved in his family. But something woke him … Continue reading Book Review – Harvest Festival by Karl Drinkwater #BookReview #BookBlogger #horror

Book Review – Strands of Truth by Colleen Coble @colleencoble @TNZFiction @partnersincr1me #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Wendy, Gina, Cheryl and Partners in Crime Virtual Book Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. I super loved this book. I just finished it and my fingers were trembling with the adrenaline rush. This book was the perfect example of how a romantic suspense ought to be. Harper wanted to … Continue reading Book Review – Strands of Truth by Colleen Coble @colleencoble @TNZFiction @partnersincr1me #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – The Girl Unknown by Nigel May @Nigel_May #BookReview #BookBlogger #suspense

Oh my!! I seem to be reading quite a few horrifying tales. This was not horror, but certain scenes scared me good and proper. And I don't think my heart would ever stop racing when I think of those scenes. Such was the power of author Nigel May's writing. This was a hard hitting story. … Continue reading Book Review – The Girl Unknown by Nigel May @Nigel_May #BookReview #BookBlogger #suspense

Book Review – Violet by S. J. I. Holliday @SJIHolliday @OrendaBooks #BookReview #BookBlogger #thriller

The book was a double whammy, things happened when I least expected. And boy, did it shake me in my boots. I still had goosebumps while writing the review. Never talk to strangers on a train in a strange land 2 girls, Carrie and Violet, met and decided to share a cabin on the Trans … Continue reading Book Review – Violet by S. J. I. Holliday @SJIHolliday @OrendaBooks #BookReview #BookBlogger #thriller

Book Review – Mirror Bound by Monica Sanz @MonicaBSanz @EntangledTeen #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to YA Bound Book Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Oh my!! This book was so much better than the first where the multitude of mysteries unfolding in the pages had me gasping with joy. The story pulled me from all angles. The chemistry between the lead characters had me sighing … Continue reading Book Review – Mirror Bound by Monica Sanz @MonicaBSanz @EntangledTeen #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Blast – Strangers She Knows by Christina Dodd @partnersincr1me #BookBlogger #BookBlast #suspense

Many thanks to Wendy, Gina, and Cheryl and Partners in Crime Virtual Book Tours for my spot on this Book Blast. I have three deadly problems: 1. I've seriously offended a maniacal killer. 2. I just had a bullet removed from my brain. 3. My new daughter is growing up too fast--and she's in the … Continue reading Book Blast – Strangers She Knows by Christina Dodd @partnersincr1me #BookBlogger #BookBlast #suspense

Book Review – Seventh Born by Monica Sanz @MonicaBSanz @EntangledTeen #BookReview #BookBlogger #fantasy

I loved, loved, loved the book. This was everything I love in a book. There was magic, there was an amnesiac witch who wanted to be an inspektor, a kind and intelligent professor who mentored her, a belief about the seventh born, and a murder investigation. My first book by author Monica Sanz, and believe … Continue reading Book Review – Seventh Born by Monica Sanz @MonicaBSanz @EntangledTeen #BookReview #BookBlogger #fantasy

Book Review – The Lake Child by Isabel Ashdown @IsabelAshdown @orionbooks @TrapezeBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Tracy Fenton and Compulsive Readers for my spot on this Blog Tour. Oh my! Eva found herself locked in the attic with her parents getting her food and water. She was apparently in an accident and had lost her memory. But nothing made sense to her anymore. The clues obtained from the … Continue reading Book Review – The Lake Child by Isabel Ashdown @IsabelAshdown @orionbooks @TrapezeBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – A Treason of Thorns by Laura E. Weymouth @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Patricia and FFBC Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Sigh... I...don't know... What do I say about a sentinel House that is alive, lives and breathes, has a heart with memories, and is magical ? What do I say about a House whose caretaker was to be Violet, but where … Continue reading Book Review – A Treason of Thorns by Laura E. Weymouth @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – His Secret Family by Ali Mercer @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Noelle Holten and publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. A convoluted mess of family situations which showed the thoughts and feelings of people. A story written in 4 POV of women, some of whom had overlapping lives, all concentrating on the man Mark. Jenny and Mark had an affair … Continue reading Book Review – His Secret Family by Ali Mercer @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Book Review – Fatal Strike by DiAnn Mills @diannmills @partnersincr1me #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Wendy, Cheryl, and Gina and Partners in Crime Virtual Book Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Fatal Strike struck me hard with its swift pace, tight writing, and a plot which had FBI agents, snipers, opioid, murder using rattlesnake venom. That really rattled me while reading. Leah and Jon were … Continue reading Book Review – Fatal Strike by DiAnn Mills @diannmills @partnersincr1me #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – Daddy’s Girls by Sarah Flint @aria_fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Many thanks to Victoria Joss and publisher Aria for my spot on this Blog Tour. Fifth book in the series but first of mine, this was a slow burn thriller and a police procedural. D. C. Charlie had to investigate a different case entitled Operation Greystream where the perp visited the elderly apparently just to … Continue reading Book Review – Daddy’s Girls by Sarah Flint @aria_fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Book Review – Stormrise by Jillian Boehme @JillianBoehme @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Patricia and FFBC Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Nothing can make my blood race faster than the speed of light than dragons and if is a girl awakening them, I am in absolute fantastical bliss. Meet Rain Ylanda was a patriarchal land where women were not considered good enough … Continue reading Book Review – Stormrise by Jillian Boehme @JillianBoehme @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – Heart in the Right Place by Lisa Hill @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Tracy Fenton and Compulsive Readers for my spot on this Blog Tour. This book was so much than its blurb, it was all heart. It showed me a family and their hurdles. Their dynamics and little skirmishes were real, I could relate to most of it. The story revolved around Lottie, a … Continue reading Book Review – Heart in the Right Place by Lisa Hill @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Cover Reveal – A Typical Family Christmas by Liz Davies @lizdaviesauthor @rararesources #BookBlogger #contemporary #CoverReveal

Many thanks to Rachel and Rachel's Random Resources for my spot on this Cover Reveal. For once, Kate Peters would like a happy, family Christmas; the kind of Christmas seen in the movies. She wants harmony and happiness, smiling, glowing faces, tables groaning with food, carol singing around the tree. She wants love, kindness, and … Continue reading Cover Reveal – A Typical Family Christmas by Liz Davies @lizdaviesauthor @rararesources #BookBlogger #contemporary #CoverReveal

Book Review – Evermore by Jody Hedlund @JodyHedlund @PrismBookTours #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy #EverTour

Many thanks to Laura and Tressa and Prism Book Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Book 1 in historical fantasy series by Jody Hedlund, the story caught my imagination and wonder with its gripping tale which bespoke of adventure and a promise to keep me enthralled from the first page. There was a … Continue reading Book Review – Evermore by Jody Hedlund @JodyHedlund @PrismBookTours #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy #EverTour

Book Review – A Tale of Stars And Shadow by Lisa Cassidy @LCass_writes @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Rachel and Rachel's Random Resources for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was a complex tale of 2 warriors the Dumronix Princess Tayln and the Shadowhawk. Both had a mission to help the human folks of Mithranar. A tenuous bond was forged until an enemy began to upset the balance. My … Continue reading Book Review – A Tale of Stars And Shadow by Lisa Cassidy @LCass_writes @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – Live a Little by Madeleine Reiss @MadeleineReiss @ZaffreBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Tracy Fenton and Compulsive Readers for my spot on this Blog Tour. The way to mend the distance between two sisters missing their eldest one is a road trip. Lottie and Tina were like chalk and cheese, so different in their personalities and outlook toward life they had drifted apart when Tina … Continue reading Book Review – Live a Little by Madeleine Reiss @MadeleineReiss @ZaffreBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Undying Embrace by Jessica Lee @jessleenovels @EntangledTeen @missriki #BookReview #BookBlogger #PNR

Many thanks to Riki and Entangled Teen for my review copy. Hot! Hot! Hot! This book raised the temperature of my kindle by a few degrees and mine too!! A paranormal romance between the vampire Arran and the woman he had never forgotten, the woman who was in his soul (if he had one) Gabrielle. … Continue reading Book Review – Undying Embrace by Jessica Lee @jessleenovels @EntangledTeen @missriki #BookReview #BookBlogger #PNR

Book Review – The Quiet Ones by Theresa Talbot @Theresa_Talbot @aria_fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Victoria Joss and publisher Aria for my spot on this Blog Tour. Hush hush, they are the quiet ones Hush hush, they are the dark ones Hush hush, their innocence is crushed Hush hush, their hope is dashed The hurt in the blanket of power The death of the soul under the … Continue reading Book Review – The Quiet Ones by Theresa Talbot @Theresa_Talbot @aria_fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – The Shadow on the Lens by Sam Hurcom @SamHurcom @orionbooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Tracy Fenton and Compulsive Readers for my spot on this Blog Tour. What a book!! Chilling and creepy! A crime occurred in 1904. A young girl Betsan Tilny was found murdered in the woods. Thomas Bexley, a forensic photographer, who consulted with the police was called to take photographs. While developing them, … Continue reading Book Review – The Shadow on the Lens by Sam Hurcom @SamHurcom @orionbooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – The Woman Upstairs by Ruth Heald @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #thriller

Many thanks to Noelle Holten and publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. It all started at the very beginning when this talented author said - Let me take you down the rickety pathway of no return where the thrill would overwhelm you and make you so addicted that you will never want … Continue reading Book Review – The Woman Upstairs by Ruth Heald @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #thriller

Book Review – Faeries of Saizia by Tonya L. Chaves @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Rachel and Rachel's Random Resources for my spot on this Blog Tour. Oh to be a child again!! When that's not possible, then reading a book on faeries, elves, witches, and a dragon was the best way to start the day. Avery and Zaria, two young faeries seeking adventure, went to explore … Continue reading Book Review – Faeries of Saizia by Tonya L. Chaves @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – Spark Out by Nick Rippington @nickripp @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Many thanks to Sarah and BOTBS Publicity for my spot on this Blog Tour and of course, for the gentle reminder. Wow!! What a book!! I have to confess. I didn't like the story or the characters, neither did I connect with the setting of London in the early 1980s. BUT THE WRITING - THAT … Continue reading Book Review – Spark Out by Nick Rippington @nickripp @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Book Review – The Essence of Evil by Rob Sinclair @rsinclairauthor @canelo_co @HeraBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to Tracy Fenton and Compulsive Readers for my spot on this Blog Tour. Omg what a twisted tale came from the mind of author Rob Sinclair where evil seeped the book with its essence slowly oozing into the crevices, spreading so deep into its pages that it became difficult for me to guess … Continue reading Book Review – The Essence of Evil by Rob Sinclair @rsinclairauthor @canelo_co @HeraBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Cover Reveal – Moonlight Kisses at Willow Tree Hall @AlisonSherlock @aria_fiction #CoverReveal #BookBlogger #contemporary

Many thanks to Victoria Joss and publisher Aria for my spot on this Cover Reveal. Full of warmth, tears, love and laughter, this is the final gripping romance set in the glorious grounds of Willow Tree Hall. Alison Sherlock enjoyed reading and writing stories from an early age and gave up office life to follow … Continue reading Cover Reveal – Moonlight Kisses at Willow Tree Hall @AlisonSherlock @aria_fiction #CoverReveal #BookBlogger #contemporary

Book Spotlight – The Deception by Kat Martin @katmartinauthor @partnersincr1me #bookblogger #bookpromo #BookBlitz

Many thanks to Cheryl and Partners in Crime Book Tours for my spot on this Book Blast. When missing turns to murdered, one woman's search for answers will take her to a place she never wanted to go… After searching for her sister for two long years, Kate Gallagher is devastated when she’s called to … Continue reading Book Spotlight – The Deception by Kat Martin @katmartinauthor @partnersincr1me #bookblogger #bookpromo #BookBlitz

Book Review – One Day in Winter by Shari Low @aria_fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Victoria Joss and publisher Aria for my spot on this Blog Tour. 4 strangers on different journeys and a glimpse into their lives for one day was what this novel was all about. Caro ,a teacher, had discovered a powerful truth. Cammy was going to propose to a not-so-kind woman Lila. Bernadette … Continue reading Book Review – One Day in Winter by Shari Low @aria_fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary