Book Review – The Ninth Session by Deborah Serani @pumpupyourbook #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Dorothy and Pump Up Your Book for my spot on this Blog Tour. A very different book, I would say. It was a psychological thriller where the suspense ebbed and flowed like the waves. And I was standing alone on the beach long after the tide moved far away. Psychologist Dr. Alicia … Continue reading Book Review – The Ninth Session by Deborah Serani @pumpupyourbook #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – The Secrets He Kept by Jackie Walsh @JackieWalsh_ie @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Sarah and BOTBS Publicity for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was a fantastic game!! A game? But you read a book!! I agree. It was a book which played a game with me. The author's writing was so coated in mystery that my mind kept screaming - what is she … Continue reading Book Review – The Secrets He Kept by Jackie Walsh @JackieWalsh_ie @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – Every Stolen Breath by Kimberly Gabriel @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Many thanks to Patricia and FFBC Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. A daughter striving to get to the murderers of her lawyer father who was killed 2 years ago was the theme of this book. A flash mob was used to kill him, anonymity of 50 to 100 teens crowding a man … Continue reading Book Review – Every Stolen Breath by Kimberly Gabriel @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Book Review – A Christmas Kiss by Eliza J. Scott @ElizaJScott1 @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #romance

Many thanks to Rachel and Rachel's Random Resources for my spot on this Blog Tour. Love at first sight - do you believe it? Do I believe it? I never did post my teens. But this book sure made me believe in the cosmic connection between the two main characters. A week before Christmas, Zander's … Continue reading Book Review – A Christmas Kiss by Eliza J. Scott @ElizaJScott1 @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #romance

Book Review – Smoke Screen by Terri Blackstock @TerriBlackstock @partnersincr1me #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Gina and Wendy and Cheryl and Partners in Crime Virtual Book Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. A fun romantic suspense with 2 characters on the opposite ends with one whose father was murdered and the other whose father was the murderer. The premise itself was quite intriguing. Brenna, a … Continue reading Book Review – Smoke Screen by Terri Blackstock @TerriBlackstock @partnersincr1me #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – Mother And Child by Annie Murray @AMurrayWriter @LoveBooksGroup #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Kelly and Love Books Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. This book has the backdrop of Bhopal Gas Tragedy. Read till the end of post to know what happened that night of December. What I remember about this tragedy was my parents were shocked and they didn't speak for 2 … Continue reading Book Review – Mother And Child by Annie Murray @AMurrayWriter @LoveBooksGroup #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Coming Home to Merriment Bay Part 1 by Emily Harvale @emilyharvale @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Rachel and Rachel's Random Resources for my spot on this Blog Tour. A beginning to a wonderful series filled with descriptive prose, warm characters, and a mystery to solve. I found myself liking this one more than the couple of other books I have read from author Emily Harvale. Cat was away … Continue reading Book Review – Coming Home to Merriment Bay Part 1 by Emily Harvale @emilyharvale @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – The Wishing Tree in Irish Falls by Jen Gilroy @JenGilroy1 @suzyapbooktours #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Suzanne and Suzy Approved Book Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Two broken hearts coming together in Irish Falls, Annie with fear in her who had a wall surrounding her after being hurt and Seth with despair in him who was down on his luck in love and profession. The … Continue reading Book Review – The Wishing Tree in Irish Falls by Jen Gilroy @JenGilroy1 @suzyapbooktours #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – The Love Detective – Next Level by Angela Dyson @AngelaDysonAuth @matadorbooks @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #mystery

Many thanks to Anne Cater and Random Things Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. A fantastic, funny, fast-paced, fun book!! Clarry Pennhaligan, a waitress who moonlighted as an amateur detective, got her second case. A paying one, at that!! Vanessa's mother wanted to know more about the group of women that her daughter … Continue reading Book Review – The Love Detective – Next Level by Angela Dyson @AngelaDysonAuth @matadorbooks @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #mystery

Book Review – A Better Next by Maren Cooper @marenwrites @shewritespress @suzyapbooktours #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Suzanne and Suzy Approved Book Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Ah this was simply so beautiful. The writing was clear, and it was quite obvious that the author is one strong woman who knew what she was talking about. Jess at 45 found herself at a crossroad. Husband left … Continue reading Book Review – A Better Next by Maren Cooper @marenwrites @shewritespress @suzyapbooktours #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – The Other Daughter by Shalini Boland @ShaliniBoland @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #thriller

Many thanks to Noelle Holten and publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. I apologize to the author and publisher for the expletives used. But if they write/publish such a book, intense emotions ought to be expected. 🤷🏻‍♀️ Omg omg omg.... Holy fuck!! What did I just read?!! Shalini Boland is one brilliant … Continue reading Book Review – The Other Daughter by Shalini Boland @ShaliniBoland @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #thriller

Book Review – Meant To Be Yours by Susan Mallery @SusanMallery @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Justine @Harlequin Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. A fun book which depicted the romance between the wedding planner Renée and an author who was ex-military Jasper. Friends with benefits transformed to love. Reading a Susan Mallery after a long time, the story retained her trademark signs of humor and … Continue reading Book Review – Meant To Be Yours by Susan Mallery @SusanMallery @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Break The Silence by D. K. Hood @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to Noelle Holten and publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was my favorite D. K. Hood book. I couldn't believe how fast paced the entire police investigation was or maybe I enjoyed the book so much that I devoured it in one sitting. A rape and murder in the … Continue reading Book Review – Break The Silence by D. K. Hood @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – Slash by Hunter Shea @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #horror

Many thanks to Anne Carter and Random Things Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Oh my!! This book stole my breath with the number of bodies chopped and sliced. Slash was the perfect title for this book, it was really a slasher horror movie kind of a read. 5 years ago, Ashley survived … Continue reading Book Review – Slash by Hunter Shea @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #horror

Book Review – See Them Run by Marion Todd @MarionETodd @canelo_co @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

I WAS SUPPOSED TO HAVE THIS POST DONE ON 2ND NOVEMBER 2019. MY FLU AND ILL HEALTH THREW MY SCHEDULE HAYWIRE. HUGE APOLOGIES TO THE AUTHOR, PUBLISHER, AND TRACY. Many thanks to Tracy Fenton and Compulsive Readers for my spot on this Blog Tour. I love police procedurals and especially those which have a strong … Continue reading Book Review – See Them Run by Marion Todd @MarionETodd @canelo_co @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – Brutal Time by Christina Bauer @CB_Bauer @MyMonsterHouse @XpressoTours #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Giselle and Xpresso Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. I needed something fun to read and this book was simply fabulous, just what I needed. I have always wanted to read Christina Bauer's books, and when I got the opportunity, it felt like Christmas in November. Kyla was one kick-ass, … Continue reading Book Review – Brutal Time by Christina Bauer @CB_Bauer @MyMonsterHouse @XpressoTours #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – The Fortune Teller’s Secret by Kelly Heard @heardkj1 @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Noelle Holten and publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. A story which was quite different, a love story but not quite, a thriller with a missing child but not really, which was both in the past and in the present, this twisted my insides with the emotions. In 1990, … Continue reading Book Review – The Fortune Teller’s Secret by Kelly Heard @heardkj1 @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Book Review – Bryant & May England’s Finest by Christopher Fowler @Peculiar @DoubledayUK @damppebbles #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to Emma and Damp Pebbles Blog Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. I am a simple reviewer who reads a book, enjoys those hours of reading, then I promptly forget about the book. So I can't compare this book and say it was as good as.... Huhh what was I saying? … Continue reading Book Review – Bryant & May England’s Finest by Christopher Fowler @Peculiar @DoubledayUK @damppebbles #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – Devotion by Alex Sinclair @ASinclairAuthor @Bloodhoundbook @my_bookish_life #BookReview #BookBlast #suspense

Many thanks to Bloodhound Books for my spot on this Book Blast. I believe that author Alex Sinclair writes the best opening scenes. They are memorable, and they can bring fear and horror to the forefront telling me that I am in for a rocking ride. This book had one too. Someone was about to … Continue reading Book Review – Devotion by Alex Sinclair @ASinclairAuthor @Bloodhoundbook @my_bookish_life #BookReview #BookBlast #suspense

Book Review – Sisters of Shadow And Light by Sara B. Larson @SaraBLarson @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Patricia and FFBC Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. I loved the excitement this books generated in me. Quite an adventurous trip it was. 2 sisters, Zuhra and Inara, living with their broken mother in a citadel which hid the portal between two realms of human and rakasa. Their father, … Continue reading Book Review – Sisters of Shadow And Light by Sara B. Larson @SaraBLarson @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – Closer Than Blood by Paul Grzegorzek @PaulGlaznost @0neMoreChapter @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Many thanks to Sarah and BOTBS Publicity for my spot on this Blog Tour. It was an action-filled, swift-paced, rip-roaring thriller of a book which felt more like a movie. PC Gareth Bell was to arrest a cocaine dealer, and it turned out to be long lost, thought to be dead brother Jake. Gareth botched … Continue reading Book Review – Closer Than Blood by Paul Grzegorzek @PaulGlaznost @0neMoreChapter @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Book Review – The Art of Regret by Mary Fleming @maryfleming_ @shewritespress @suzyapbooktours #BookReview #BlogTour #literaryfiction

Many thanks to Suzanne and Suzy Approved Book Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. A different book, for sure. Trevor ran a bicycle shop on a street in Paris. Born in New York, traumatized by early childhood loss, they moved to Paris. No ambitions or desires fired his passion, with few friendships and … Continue reading Book Review – The Art of Regret by Mary Fleming @maryfleming_ @shewritespress @suzyapbooktours #BookReview #BlogTour #literaryfiction

Book Review – The Empty Nest by Sue Watson @suewatsonwriter @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #suspense

Many thanks to Noelle Holten and Sarah Hardy and publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. Quite a twisted mind was shown when the author Sue Watson plotted this book. It took an ink so dark to draft a tale where everything was warped to fit the needs of a damaged psyche. Kat … Continue reading Book Review – The Empty Nest by Sue Watson @suewatsonwriter @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #suspense

Book Review – The How & The Why by Cynthia Hand @CynthiaHand @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Patricia and FFBC Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. A beautiful poignant story which brought a lump to my throat at times when the emotions rose like a tidal wave. This book was about family, a young 16 year old girl S who gave up her baby for adoption and … Continue reading Book Review – The How & The Why by Cynthia Hand @CynthiaHand @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – To Snare a Witch by Jay Raven @JayRavenAuthor @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #horror

Many thanks to Rachel and Rachel's Random Resources for my spot on this Blog Tour. Author Jay Raven is the best in the field to pen a horror with a Gothic historical feel to it. I loved the chilling atmosphere the words cast on the story. A rich powerful earl spurned, a woman in love … Continue reading Book Review – To Snare a Witch by Jay Raven @JayRavenAuthor @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #horror

Book Review – Death Among Us by Stephen Bentley et al @StephenBentley8 @MrAlldredge @SpotInMyHeart @bakeandwrite @WAKENOVELLA @llkane2152 @kay_castaneda @bookishaly @BauerJ1138

Digital Reads Blog Tours proudly presents Death Among Us, an anthology by various authors. HAPPY HALLOWEEN!! Anyone who knows me would perceive one thing from my reviews - my thriller-y heart. And what could be more thrilling than a book which had stories with death interwoven in the prose. They were all murder mysteries, some … Continue reading Book Review – Death Among Us by Stephen Bentley et al @StephenBentley8 @MrAlldredge @SpotInMyHeart @bakeandwrite @WAKENOVELLA @llkane2152 @kay_castaneda @bookishaly @BauerJ1138

Book Review – Deja Vu by Stephen Edger @StephenEdger #BookReview #BookBlogger #thriller

Happy Publication Day!! What a book! What a clever book!! What a wickedly clever book, well crafted, strategic, and oh so thrilling!! It was as if the author knew that after reading so many police procedurals, I needed a book which would produce a zing in me, a rush of adrenaline. My first book by … Continue reading Book Review – Deja Vu by Stephen Edger @StephenEdger #BookReview #BookBlogger #thriller

Book Review – In The Cut by Susanna Moore @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BookBlogger #suspense

Many thanks to Tracy Fenton and Compulsive Readers for the book A difficult book to review. It had a raw gritty feel with bold scenes and graphic words weaved in with the thoughts of the main character. Frannie, a teacher, came across a woman performing a sexual act on a man with his face in … Continue reading Book Review – In The Cut by Susanna Moore @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BookBlogger #suspense

Book Review – The Final Reckoning by Margaret James @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Anne Cater and Random Things Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was a fun murder mystery with its gentle pace and slow build-up of suspense. Lindsay had witnessed her boyfriend's father's murder, and the trauma caused her to leave home. The death of her mother drew her back to … Continue reading Book Review – The Final Reckoning by Margaret James @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – Beneath London’s Fog by Iona Caldwell @IonaCaldwell7 @SydeFyre #BookReview #BookBlogger #fantasy

Happy Publication Day!! This was Jonathan's story, a monster, taking the skin of a man, but with a heart of gold. Filled with love and pain, he lived his life in the darkness of the Raven Hallow Manor, making it his home along with spirits and other things which go bump in the night. An … Continue reading Book Review – Beneath London’s Fog by Iona Caldwell @IonaCaldwell7 @SydeFyre #BookReview #BookBlogger #fantasy