Book Review – Mexico Street by Simone Buchholz @ohneKlippo @FwdTranslations @OrendaBooks @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Many thanks to Anne Cater and Random Things Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Whoa!! An unexpected read this was. Simone Buchholz was the new author on my block whose taut but strangely rhythmic writing had me gasping. The excitement was slow to build up, but boy, did the main character make me … Continue reading Book Review – Mexico Street by Simone Buchholz @ohneKlippo @FwdTranslations @OrendaBooks @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Book Review – Mystery At Apple Tree Cottage by Clare Chase @ClareChase @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #murdermystery

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. I had liked author Clare Chase's first book, but I loved this book. It was everything an old fashioned sleuthing ought to be, using an intelligent brain as the weapon to solve the crime. Obituary writer/amateur sleuth Eve Mallow was back with another … Continue reading Book Review – Mystery At Apple Tree Cottage by Clare Chase @ClareChase @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #murdermystery

Book Review – The Second Wife by Rebecca Fleet @RebeccaLFleet @TransworldBooks @HJ_Barnes @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Anne Cater and Random Things Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. A gripping tale that kept me one way then the other with the twists it enfolded within its pages. A domestic noir like no other where mirage and reality were merged like a chameleon. Alex, wife Natalie, and daughter … Continue reading Book Review – The Second Wife by Rebecca Fleet @RebeccaLFleet @TransworldBooks @HJ_Barnes @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – A Dog’s Hope by Casey Wilson @CaseyWilsonAuth @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. A beautiful story about a dog and his bond with his human. I loved Buddy, loved seeing the world through his eyes. A dog limping out of the bushes, a broken boy filled with anger soon found themselves as best mates. This was … Continue reading Book Review – A Dog’s Hope by Casey Wilson @CaseyWilsonAuth @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Book Review – The Man I Loved Before by Anna Mansell @AnnaMansell @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was one of the most different books that I have read this year. The story evoked all my emotions. There were times I wanted to scream at the main character and times when I wanted to hug her. I didn't do any … Continue reading Book Review – The Man I Loved Before by Anna Mansell @AnnaMansell @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Book Review – Her Broken Wings by D. K. Hood @DKHood_Author @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. They're back! They're back! They're back!! Jenna, Kane, Wolfe, and Rowley - the delicious police team from Black falls were back in their places when a home invasion killed the husband and left the wife shocked. And things kept on rolling with a … Continue reading Book Review – Her Broken Wings by D. K. Hood @DKHood_Author @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #policeprocedural

Book Spotlight – Tomorrow And Yesterday by Kris Francoeur @KFAnnaBelleRose @RRBookTours1 @btwnthelinespub #BookBlogger #contemporary #BookBlitz

The air was so cold, it was hard for her to breathe. Who was she kidding? It could have been a balmy, sunny day, and she still would have felt the clogging tightness of her throat, air barely able to get through to her lungs… Delaney Adams isn’t hiding from her past. She doesn’t have … Continue reading Book Spotlight – Tomorrow And Yesterday by Kris Francoeur @KFAnnaBelleRose @RRBookTours1 @btwnthelinespub #BookBlogger #contemporary #BookBlitz

Book Review – My Perfect Wife by Clare Boyd @ClareBoydClark @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #suspense

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was one crazy ass book. Imagine the contents of a dark witch's cauldron with everything evil put in it, and just a dash of goodness, and you'd get this swirling tale where nothing was real, but nothing was imaginary too. Everything lay … Continue reading Book Review – My Perfect Wife by Clare Boyd @ClareBoydClark @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #suspense

Book Review – Endless Silent Scream by Tony J. Forder @TonyJForder @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to Sarah and BOTBS Publicity for my spot on this Blog Tour. An eerie cover, a chilling first scene, a helpless victim, and a cocky, (and yes, I used the word) sympathetic cop made this one of the most rocking first scene. I have to be honest, I took up this book because … Continue reading Book Review – Endless Silent Scream by Tony J. Forder @TonyJForder @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – The Magnolia Sisters by Alys Murray @writeralys @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. Author Alys Murray is a genius wordsmith. Her words in the prose carried so much passion that I had tears just reading them. The way the main character Harper described her flowers made me look at them with a new eye. Harper hated … Continue reading Book Review – The Magnolia Sisters by Alys Murray @writeralys @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Book Review – A Year In The Chateau by Sarah Long @ZaffreBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Tracy Fenton and Compulsive Readers for my spot on this Blog Tour. A sweet book about 9 semi retired friends moving to a French Chateau in the countryside for a gap year, expecting it to be a bed of roses, but it turned out to be quite a welcome back to reality. … Continue reading Book Review – A Year In The Chateau by Sarah Long @ZaffreBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – A Mother’s Secret by Minna Howard @Aria_Fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to publisher Aria for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was a sweet book about two strong women whose life intersected when a pregnant Saskia came to Verity's home with a declaration that her husband was Saskia's father. And the story moved parallel with both women adjusting to a new reality especially … Continue reading Book Review – A Mother’s Secret by Minna Howard @Aria_Fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Two Years After by Paul J. Teague @PaulTeagueUK @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Many thanks to Sarah and BOTBS Publicity for my spot on this Blog Tour. Whoa!! Talk about staring evil at its face and having its world heaped on you. A vicious cycle, if you will, was this book. The story readily made me feel its effects, right from the beginning, as if it wanted to … Continue reading Book Review – Two Years After by Paul J. Teague @PaulTeagueUK @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Book Review – Finding Milly by Nathan Burrows @NathanBurrowsUK @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Sarah and BOTBS Publicity for my spot on this Blog Tour. A missing daughter and a worried father in search of her, wanting to reach her before the inoperable brain aneurysm bursts open in his brain. Tick tock... Tick tock... A race against time to get to the truth and the secret … Continue reading Book Review – Finding Milly by Nathan Burrows @NathanBurrowsUK @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – Havenfall by Sara Holland @Sara_Holland @bloomsburykids @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Patricia and FFBC Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Wow!! I loved the book. In the mountains was the Inn of Havenfall where the innkeeper kept the peace between the different realms. There were three of them Fiordenkill, Byrn, and Solaria. The doorway to the realms were in the basement … Continue reading Book Review – Havenfall by Sara Holland @Sara_Holland @bloomsburykids @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – Avenge The Dead by Jackie Baldwin @JackieMBaldwin1 @0neMoreChapter_ @damppebbles @DamppebblesBTs #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to Emma and Damp Pebbles Blog Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. A gritty police procedural where the team of Farrell, Mhairi, and Thomson were sent to Dumfries to solve the murder of the wife of criminal solicitor. The suspense ratchetted when another murder occurred, and the team realized that it … Continue reading Book Review – Avenge The Dead by Jackie Baldwin @JackieMBaldwin1 @0neMoreChapter_ @damppebbles @DamppebblesBTs #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – Before He Vanished by Debra Webb @DebraWebbAuthor @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #RomanticSuspense

Many thanks to Lisa Wray and Harlequin Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was a perfect romantic suspense with more emphasis on the suspense. Debra Webb has outdone herself. I loved this book more than the earlier one. Andy had vanished 25 years ago while walking home from school. Halle was his … Continue reading Book Review – Before He Vanished by Debra Webb @DebraWebbAuthor @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #RomanticSuspense

Book Review – New Beginnings at Wynter House by Emily Harvale #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

A cute story which continued from book 1. Since I had not read that, I was in a big conundrum about who was who and how they connected with each other. It took me 2 attempts to get into this book. Please read book 1 to understand the characters better. This series dealt with grandmother … Continue reading Book Review – New Beginnings at Wynter House by Emily Harvale #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Wicked As You Wish by Rin Chupeco @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Patricia and FFBC Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. I like fairy tales and mythology in an urban setting. Hence I loved the concept of this story. I felt as if I were binging on a television series where each chapter, with a humorous heading, felt like an episode. Tala … Continue reading Book Review – Wicked As You Wish by Rin Chupeco @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – Failure to Protect by Pamela Samuels Young @AuthorPSY @pumpupyourbook #BookReview #BlogTour #LegalThriller

Many thanks to Dorothy and Pump Up Your Book for my spot on this Blog Tour. If ever there was a book which would grab you by the throat, it is this book. If ever there was a book which would cause your soul to shiver, it is this book. If ever there was a … Continue reading Book Review – Failure to Protect by Pamela Samuels Young @AuthorPSY @pumpupyourbook #BookReview #BlogTour #LegalThriller

Book Review – The Treadstone Resurrection by Joshua Hood @joshuahoodbooks @PutnamBooks @midaspr #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Many thanks to Midas PR and the author for my spot on this Blog Tour. Since I had never read a single Jason Bourne book or seen the movies, this book did not have a Ludlum hangover on me. I enjoyed the book for the pure thrill of the main character and his action as … Continue reading Book Review – The Treadstone Resurrection by Joshua Hood @joshuahoodbooks @PutnamBooks @midaspr #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Book Review – Little Friends by Jane Shemilt @Janeshemilt @sriya_v @MichaelJBooks @PenguinUKBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Sriya and publisher Penguin Books UK for my spot on this Blog Tour. OMG! OMG! OMG! Jane Shemilt is a master puppeteer. She pulled me so cunningly into this book that I never understood when I was snared. My breath hitched, my pulse raced, there was a weird energy in me. The … Continue reading Book Review – Little Friends by Jane Shemilt @Janeshemilt @sriya_v @MichaelJBooks @PenguinUKBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – M For Murder by Keri Beevis @keribeevis @Bloodhoundbook #BookReview #BookBlast #thriller

Many thanks to publisher Bloodhound Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. A serial killer Rodney Boone who marked his victims with a letter was supposedly dead. Murders,l occurred years later, with the alphabet marking, was it a copycat in the making or was Rodney really dead? It took a spunky cop Rebecca Angell … Continue reading Book Review – M For Murder by Keri Beevis @keribeevis @Bloodhoundbook #BookReview #BookBlast #thriller

Book Review – The Tuscan Girl by Angela Petch @Angela_Petch @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #histfic

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. I don't read many historical fiction, but when an author is recommended, then I do. This was one of them. Alba in the present time had lost her fiancé to an accident. Heartbroken and listless, she went back home to Tuscany to her … Continue reading Book Review – The Tuscan Girl by Angela Petch @Angela_Petch @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #histfic

Book Review – Copycat by Diane Saxon @Diane_Saxon @BoldwoodBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to publisher Boldwood Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. What the freak!! This was fantastic. Having read a lot of police procedurals I meant A LOT, I hoped this wouldn't be the same. I was jumping in joy figuratively, since I was not well, at the story the pages showed me. … Continue reading Book Review – Copycat by Diane Saxon @Diane_Saxon @BoldwoodBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – Unborn by Rachel McLean @rachelmcwrites @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #dystopian

Many thanks to Rachel and Rachel's Random Resources for my spot on this Blog Tour. A novel set in time when the laws had become archaic, where women's rights were abolished and pro life rule made abortion illegal. And caught in the headlights were 3 women. Grace who had a natural miscarriage but was arrested … Continue reading Book Review – Unborn by Rachel McLean @rachelmcwrites @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #dystopian

Book Review – Witness Protection Widow by Debra Webb @DebraWebbAuthor @HarlequinBooks @HQNBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #RomanticSuspense

Many thanks to publisher Harlequin Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. An absolutely fun book that I read when I was not well, and believe me, it pulled me deep into the story in spite of my headache. Debra Webb is an amazing author, and the storyline, though familiar, still captivated me. A … Continue reading Book Review – Witness Protection Widow by Debra Webb @DebraWebbAuthor @HarlequinBooks @HQNBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #RomanticSuspense

Book Review – When The Time Comes by Adele O’Neil @Aria_Fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Victoria Joss and publisher Aria for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was supposed to be a police procedural, but it was more of a family and legal drama. I enjoyed reading it as it explored the gray area of medicine and assisted suicide Jennifer had motor neuron disease, wanted to … Continue reading Book Review – When The Time Comes by Adele O’Neil @Aria_Fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – A Hope For Emily by Kate Hewitt @katehewitt1 @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. Only a mother would fight until her last breath. And this book showed me a mother's truth in a fictional tale where the mother kept her hope alive up to the last minute that her child would awaken. Emily had a degenerative neural … Continue reading Book Review – A Hope For Emily by Kate Hewitt @katehewitt1 @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #contemporary

Book Review – Jack Janson and the Storm Caller by Andrew Marsh @AndrewFMarsh @LifeBookish #BookReview #BlogTour #ChildrensBooks

Many thanks to Heather and author Andrew Marsh for my spot on this Blog Tour. A cute fast read well suited for middle grade. Jack went to live with his grandma Jean for the holidays when a secret of the giant named Storm Caller was revealed to him, which transformed his life along with his … Continue reading Book Review – Jack Janson and the Storm Caller by Andrew Marsh @AndrewFMarsh @LifeBookish #BookReview #BlogTour #ChildrensBooks