New Release Review: Leave the World Behind

Book Summary from Goodreads: 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 … Continue reading New Release Review: Leave the World Behind

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 a … Continue 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, where … Continue 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’ve … Continue reading Book Review: Mistress of Mellyn

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. Purchased … Continue 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 that … Continue reading Book Review: The Woman in the Veil

Book Review: Hitting Black Ice

Title: Hitting Black Ice Author: Heloise West Series: Book 1 Genre: Adult Fiction, Romance, LGBT Page Count: 200 Publisher: NineStar Press Type of Book: Arc, Kindle Ebook Received: Netgalley, Publisher Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: High action, lots of romance, and plenty of thrills. This is one of those rare Netgalley arcs … Continue reading Book Review: Hitting Black Ice