History or Mystery? Top Six Books On My TBR

Hello everyone, I’ve got quite the hefty tbr going and so I thought I’d share some that I’m looking forward to reading here soon (I hope!). In no particular order these books are high on my wishlist to read: Each of these have elements history or mystery that I’m eager to explore. Some are newContinue reading “History or Mystery? Top Six Books On My TBR”

New Release Review: Leave the World Behind

A magnetic novel about two families, strangers to each other, who are forced together on a long weekend gone terribly wrong Amanda and Clay head out to a remote corner of Long Island expecting a vacation: a quiet reprieve from life in New York City, quality time with their teenage son and daughter, and a tasteContinue reading “New Release Review: Leave the World Behind”

Book Review: deep woods

Summary From Goodreads: I was barefoot, sobbing, running for my life. But the men hunting me made one mistake: they chased me into *his* woods. Cal Whittaker. Big, gruff and gorgeous, he’s made his home in the heart of the forest and has barely spoken to another person in six years. He deals with theContinue reading “Book Review: deep woods”

Netgalley Review + Novella: Chili Cauldron Curse

Hello friends, Chili Cauldron Curse by Lynn Cahoon is a delightful novella of witchiness, cozy murder mystery, and cooking all wrapped up in one. I don’t believe that I’ve read anything by this author before, but a short mystery from Kensington Publishers sounded like just the thing to read. The story takes place with aContinue reading “Netgalley Review + Novella: Chili Cauldron Curse”

Book Review: The Haunting of Hillwood Farm

Hello friends, The Haunting of Hillwood Farm by Kathryn Knight starts off with a strong opening, and is essentially  a ghost story set on a haunted farm, complete with horses and dark, edgy vibes throughout the story.  The story itself began with an opening chapter of a woman named Alice with a haunted kitchen, whereContinue reading “Book Review: The Haunting of Hillwood Farm”

Book Review: Mistress of Mellyn

Title: Mistress of Mellyn Author: Victoria Holt Genre: Adult Romance/Suspense Series: No Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Page Count: 400 Received: Yard Sale Format: Physical Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: A rather nice, slightly spooky historical romance intrigue novel for Halloween. == Mistress of Mellyn is not my first Victoria Holt that I’veContinue reading “Book Review: Mistress of Mellyn”

Book Review: Foul Play

Title: Foul Play Author: Janet Evanovich Genre: Adult Romance Page Count: 250 Publisher: Harper Fiction Type of Book: Paperback, Owned Received: Thrift Store Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 3.5 stars rounded up to 4/5 stars Notes: A silly yet pleasant, a great read for fall I randomly picked up one of my many, many JanetContinue reading “Book Review: Foul Play”

Book Review: Material Witness

Title: Material Witness Author: LA Mondello Series: book 1 Genre: Adult Contemporary, Romantic Suspense Page Count: 300 Received: Amazon freebie Rated: 4/5 🌟 Review Word Count: 500 Notes: This was a lot of fun. Definitely more action than romantic but I like that! ~•~ Hello all, I really enjoyed this free read from Amazon. PurchasedContinue reading “Book Review: Material Witness”

Book Review: Grave Expectations

Title: Grave Expectations Author: Heather Redmond Series: Book 2 Genre: Adult Fiction, Mystery Publisher: Kensington Books Page Count: 400 Type of Book: Arc, Kindle Ebook Received: Publisher, Netgalley Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 5/5 stars Notes: I haven’t read book one, but it seems you don’t need to in order to read book two, thankfully.Continue reading “Book Review: Grave Expectations”

Book Review: The Woman in the Veil

Title: The Woman in the Veil Author: Laura Joh Rowland Series: Book 4 Genre: Adult Fiction, Mystery, Historical Publisher: Crooked Lane Books Page Count: 400 Type of Book: Arc, Kindle Ebook Received: Publisher, Netgalley Review Word Count: Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: I haven’t read any of the first three books, but will likely rectify thatContinue reading “Book Review: The Woman in the Veil”

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