Home Before Dark

Home Before Dark by Riley Sager My rating: 4 of 5 stars I knew this book was going to creep me out before I ever started reading it. I’ve had my own haunted house experience years ago when I was a young teen, and wouldn’t you know I started dreaming of that house after starting […]

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Jackie and Maria

Jackie and Maria: A Novel of Jackie Kennedy & Maria Callas by Gill Paul My rating: 5 of 5 stars This was excellent. Get ready to go back to the 1960s, following the scandalous and drama-filled lives of the first Lady who still lives on as a fashion icon, and an opera singer whose voice […]

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The Lions of Fifth Avenue

The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis My rating: 4 of 5 stars Dual timelines between 1913 and 1993, this was a book with powerful feministic undertones and family bonds that were bruised and battered but endured generations. In 1913, the double-standard was alive, well, and openly rampant, and I think women will appreciate […]

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The Best of Friends

The Best of Friends by Lucinda Berry My rating: 5 of 5 stars Excellent! 5 starsI couldn’t put this down. We start the book with gunshots. Three boys were involved, all sons of 3 women who have been best friends for decades. One boy is dead, another is barely alive on life support in a […]

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Cowboy Christmas Redemption

Cowboy Christmas Redemption by Maisey Yates My rating: 5 of 5 stars This was excellent. Friends to lovers, Alpha Hero to the 10th degree (woo!), 🀠 cowboy, and the dead husband’s best friend. πŸ”₯ πŸ”₯ πŸ”₯ Caleb was the best kind of Hero, rugged, sturdy, a little rough around the edges, and insistent on doing […]

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The Night Swim

The Night Swim by Megan Goldin My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book has been one of my most anticipated reads of the summer. I was so happy to see it as a Book of the Month pick for August 2020, and simply giddy when I was provided a review copy of the audiobook […]

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One to Watch

One to Watch by Kate Stayman-London My rating: 5 of 5 stars I absolutely loved this book. It was so fun and gave such an accurate portrayal of how women feel in certain situations when they don’t meet magazine beauty standards, even when you know it’s irrational. I loved the Bachelorette theme of this story […]

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The Day I Disappeared

The Day I Disappeared by Brandi Reeds My rating: 4 of 5 stars This was just what I needed to get me out of my reading slump this month. It was involved, it was twisty, it took me the long way around and turned all my assumptions on their heads. Once I started reading it, […]

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Dark August

Dark August by Katie Tallo My rating: 4 of 5 stars 3.5 starsI really liked this story. It was very detailed and well thought out and well-executed. I found myself very attached to many of the characters. Renata Corrigan, man, I’d loved to see more of her. Levi the dog? Stole my heart. Augusta was […]

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All the Devils Are Here

All the Devils Are Here by Louise Penny My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is my first foray into a Louise Penny book, but I could tell right away that these characters and the world they live in has a history. I didn’t feel lost, but definitely feel like I have some new opportunities […]

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