Book Review – Oasis by Katya De Becerra @KatyaDeBecerra @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Oooh what a fantastical tale set on the desert of Dubai. 5 friends went to Dubai for an archeological escavation dig. A tourist lost 2 years ago reached their camp, dehydrated and malnourished, talking about a hungry queen whose sight was now on the 5 friends. A sandstorm ravaged the camp and the five along … Continue reading Book Review – Oasis by Katya De Becerra @KatyaDeBecerra @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #thriller

Book Review – Husband Material by Emily Belden @emilybelden @HQNBooks @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Justine and publisher Harlequin Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. A cute romcom story with a twist. Charlotte worked in a social media company that got people together with am algorithm. Having lost her husband 5 years ago, she recently entered the dating scene. One day her husband's ashes reached … Continue reading Book Review – Husband Material by Emily Belden @emilybelden @HQNBooks @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – The Good Mother by Cathryn Grant @CathrynGrant @damppebbles @DamppebblesBTs #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Emma and Damp Pebbles Blog Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. I quite liked this domestic drama with a dash of thriller. I felt like a voyeur trying to soak up the gossip in the neighborhood. 4 ladies who were kind of best friends + a newcomer + strange murder … Continue reading Book Review – The Good Mother by Cathryn Grant @CathrynGrant @damppebbles @DamppebblesBTs #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – The Man Across The Street by Marcie Steele @marcie_steele @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

This was the most fun way to start the new year. Hope Street and its residents not only made an interesting read, but they also found a special place in my heart Hannah had lived her entire life on Hope Street. Her mum had died 3 months ago which left her alone and broken hearted. … Continue reading Book Review – The Man Across The Street by Marcie Steele @marcie_steele @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – The Home by Sarah Stovell @sarahlovescrime @OrendaBooks @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Anne Cater and Random Things Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Raw! Passionate! Hard hitting! I was left with these words when I finished reading this book by author Sarah Stovell. 3 young girls Annie and Hope age 15 and Lara age 12 were residents of a home when one … Continue reading Book Review – The Home by Sarah Stovell @sarahlovescrime @OrendaBooks @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – A Springtime to Remember by Lucy Coleman @LucyColemanAuth # @BoldwoodBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to publisher Boldwood Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. Lucy Coleman is the author of expansive romance. Her books always have something more than romance. Emotions seep through her words, and before you know you are swept away in the power of her descriptions. This was the story of Lexie and … Continue reading Book Review – A Springtime to Remember by Lucy Coleman @LucyColemanAuth # @BoldwoodBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Why She Ran by Geraldine Hogan @GerHogan @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. I think I have read the maximum number of police procedurals this year. Each one has captured my heart in some way or the other. Iris Locke as the lead cop in this murder mystery too has zinged a part of my brain … Continue reading Book Review – Why She Ran by Geraldine Hogan @GerHogan @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – The Truth About The Murder by Chris Collett @crime_crow @Books_n_all #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Jill and Books 'n' All Promotions for my spot on this Blog Tour. This was one wicked book most unexpected I must say. The subplot was so evil in its conception that I was quite awed by it. Stefan was mugged and beaten badly while investigating Rita's claims of increased neonatal mortality … Continue reading Book Review – The Truth About The Murder by Chris Collett @crime_crow @Books_n_all #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – Death at Eden’s End by Jo Allen @JoAllenAuthor @Aria_Fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to publisher Aria for my spot on this Blog Tour. The death of a 100 year old Dr Violet Ross in a care home thought to be natural, later discovered to be a murder got the team of DCI Jude and DS Ashleigh to the forefront to investigate. My second book by author … Continue reading Book Review – Death at Eden’s End by Jo Allen @JoAllenAuthor @Aria_Fiction #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – Who’s there by Kerena Swan @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Sarah and BOTBS Publicity for my spot on this Blog Tour. I wish the innocents ruled the world. But they don't and sometimes, they get entangled in things beyond their understanding. This was one such story. Arnold Eastwood had Down's Syndrome, so innocence was in every cell of his body. He loved … Continue reading Book Review – Who’s there by Kerena Swan @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Six Steps to Happiness by Suzie Tullett @SuzieTullett @bombshellpub @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Sarah and BOTBS Publicity for my spot on this Blog Tour. I love author Suzie Tullett, I loved her style of writing. There was humor interspersed with reality that had me rooting for Ronnie. There were a few things that she did which felt a bit too over the top. But having … Continue reading Book Review – Six Steps to Happiness by Suzie Tullett @SuzieTullett @bombshellpub @BOTBSPublicity #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Gone by Leona Deakin @LeonaDeakin1 @TransworldBooks @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Anne Cater and Random Things Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. This book had everything that captured my heart as a thriller. I love books which can make my pulse speed up knowing that the entire story was a race against time. 4 people disappeared on their birthday, and Dr. … Continue reading Book Review – Gone by Leona Deakin @LeonaDeakin1 @TransworldBooks @annecater #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – The Argument by Victoria Jenkins @vicwritescrime @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #suspense

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. Whoa!! What a book!! It was twisted in darkness, wrapped in delusion, and shaded in hypnotism. A brainwashing of sorts. Victoria Jenkins best book to date. Mother and daughter can have a rocky relationship. This pair did too. Olivia sneaked out for a … Continue reading Book Review – The Argument by Victoria Jenkins @vicwritescrime @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #suspense

Book Review – Murder at the Dolphin Hotel by Helena Dixon @NellDixon @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #murdermystery

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. A murder mystery set in 1933, this was simply the perfect book for me. I grew up reading such books, scavenging them from my relatives' bookshelves... Most were first or second editions. You bet I was not allowed to touch them. Yet... I … Continue reading Book Review – Murder at the Dolphin Hotel by Helena Dixon @NellDixon @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #murdermystery

Book Review – All the Wrong Places by Joy Fielding @joyfielding @ZaffreBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Tracy Fenton and Compulsive Readers for my spot on this Blog Tour. Online dating soon became the cess spot for a killer where he could pluck off the ripe victims. An intriguing story which brought 4 women best friends Paige and Chloe, cousin Heather and mom Jane to try out online dating … Continue reading Book Review – All the Wrong Places by Joy Fielding @joyfielding @ZaffreBooks @Tr4cyF3nt0n #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – Her Hot Ride by Heather Van Fleet @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #romance

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. This review is dedicated to my friend Sarah Hardy. All the puns are intentional and just for her. After all, she did handcuff me...... to the book!! To everyone reading the review, this was written with inuendos to be taken in a tongue … Continue reading Book Review – Her Hot Ride by Heather Van Fleet @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #romance

Book Review – The Girl Who Came Home to Cornwall by Emma Burstall @HoZ_Books @VickyJoss1 #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Victoria Joss and publisher Head of Zeus for my spot on this Blog Tour. A sweet book where a beautiful visitor from Mexico shook the entire village of Tremarnock. Chabela came home to Cornwall to trace her ancestry and to heal from a broken heart. And in that process found a best … Continue reading Book Review – The Girl Who Came Home to Cornwall by Emma Burstall @HoZ_Books @VickyJoss1 #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Wrong Victim by Helen H. Durrant @hhdurrant @Books_n_all #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to Jill and Books 'n' All Promotions for my spot on this Blog Tour. Wowza!! A dead body with scattered confetti and severed finger severed in a hospital bed followed by another of the same. Dective Rachel King got to investigating. My first book by author Helen H. Durrant, though third in the … Continue reading Book Review – Wrong Victim by Helen H. Durrant @hhdurrant @Books_n_all #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – The Girls In The Lake by Helen Phifer @helenphifer1 @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to publisher Bookouture for my spot on this Blog Tour. Forensic pathologist Dr. Beth Adams was back with the girls drowned in the lake. A girl found drowned was ruled as accidental until another was found. Two seemed to be too much of a coincidence, and when the third death occurred, the investigation … Continue reading Book Review – The Girls In The Lake by Helen Phifer @helenphifer1 @bookouture #BookReview #BooksOnTour #policeprocedural

Book Review – Bad Magic by A. M. Stirling #BookReview #BookBlogger #suspense

Quite a dark tale of bullying and sexual abuse. Richard and Amanda were cousins, there was something off between them. Amanda was a bully who abused Richard as a kid. And now she had apparently come to look after their grandmother. And the games continued with drugs, alcohol, and sex. My first book by author … Continue reading Book Review – Bad Magic by A. M. Stirling #BookReview #BookBlogger #suspense

Book Review – Five French Hens by Judy Leigh @judyleighwriter @BoldwoodBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to publisher Boldwood Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. One of the best books in this genre that I've ever read. 73 year old Jen accepted a marriage proposal and Paris was the destination for her hen party with 4 of her best friends. And along with sightseeing and fine dining, … Continue reading Book Review – Five French Hens by Judy Leigh @judyleighwriter @BoldwoodBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – After You Fell by J. S. Lark @0neMoreChapter #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Many thanks to Rachel and Rachel's Random Resources for my spot on this Blog Tour. Disclaimer: As a doc, I support organ transplant and I don't believe that emotions of the donor come to the recipient. One life transplanted into the other and connected by the heart. This was Leslie's story who died and Helen's … Continue reading Book Review – After You Fell by J. S. Lark @0neMoreChapter #BookReview #BlogTour #suspense

Book Review – Duplicity by Pamela Murray @Bloodhoundbook #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Many thanks to publisher Bloodhound Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. Happy Publication Day!! Quite a fun read it was. A police procedural at the looks of it, but it had the deeper core of human emotions. So I would call it a gentle investigation of a cold case. A best selling crime … Continue reading Book Review – Duplicity by Pamela Murray @Bloodhoundbook #BookReview #BlogTour #policeprocedural

Book Review : Coming Home to Merriment Bay Part 4 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 clever author is this Emily Harvale who made me cry even as she put the laughter back on my lips. A long month long journey was this when I got to the end of the story of the characters … Continue reading Book Review : Coming Home to Merriment Bay Part 4 by Emily Harvale @emilyharvale @rararesources #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – The Weight of a Soul by Elizabeth Tammi @ElizabethTammi @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Many thanks to Patricia and FFBC Tours for my spot on this Blog Tour. Quite a descriptive read portraying the love between the sisters with a backdrop of Nordic mythology. Lena's younger sister was found dead. She couldn't get over the shock and hence made a deal with Norse Goddess of Death, Hela, to get … Continue reading Book Review – The Weight of a Soul by Elizabeth Tammi @ElizabethTammi @The_FFBC #BookReview #BlogTour #fantasy

Book Review – Christmas in Silver Springs by Brenda Novak @Brenda_Novak @HarlequinBooks @HQNBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Justine and publisher Harlequin Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. I have 5 Blog Tours of romantic books today. This is Book 5 Quite a sweet tale of romance between two saddened souls who found their safe harbor in each other. Tobias had served a prison sentence due to a … Continue reading Book Review – Christmas in Silver Springs by Brenda Novak @Brenda_Novak @HarlequinBooks @HQNBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – An Alaskan Christmas by Jennifer Snow @JenniferSnow18 @HQNBooks @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #romance

Many thanks to Justine and publisher Harlequin Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. 5 romantic books to be reviewed today. This is Book 4 For me the book was kinda perfect. Erika was a workaholic surgeon forced to take a 2 week break, hence she was in her hometown of Wild River, Alaska. … Continue reading Book Review – An Alaskan Christmas by Jennifer Snow @JenniferSnow18 @HQNBooks @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #romance

Book Review – A Wedding In December by Sarah Morgan @SarahMorgan_ @HarlequinBooks @HQNBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Justine and publisher Harlequin Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. I have 5 romantic books Tour today. This is Book 3 I love Sarah Morgan's books as the writing is effortless and makes me feel all the emotions intended. This book too had the strength of its words and the … Continue reading Book Review – A Wedding In December by Sarah Morgan @SarahMorgan_ @HarlequinBooks @HQNBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Coming Home For Christmas by RaeAnne Thayne @raeannthayne @HarlequinBooks @HQNBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Many thanks to Justine and publisher Harlequin Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. I have 5 romantic books on tour today. This is BOOK 2 WOW!! SIMPLY WOW!! This book was something more than a romance. It had mystery and intrigue, pain and pathos, forgiveness and second chance love. Elizabeth was lost. She … Continue reading Book Review – Coming Home For Christmas by RaeAnne Thayne @raeannthayne @HarlequinBooks @HQNBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #contemporary

Book Review – Cowboy Christmas Redemption by Maisey Yates @HQNBooks @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #romance

Many thanks to Justine and publisher Harlequin Books for my spot on this Blog Tour. I have 5 romantic books to review in this tour. So here goes BOOK 1 Secret love soon became real when friendship transformed to love. Caleb loved Ellie from the beginning, she married his best friend who died. Ellie wanted … Continue reading Book Review – Cowboy Christmas Redemption by Maisey Yates @HQNBooks @HarlequinBooks #BookReview #BlogTour #romance