Review: The Hating Game by Sally Thorne

The Hating Game: A Novel by Sally Thorne William Morrow an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublisher, 2016 My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) I've been in the mood lately for chic-flicks (i.e. staring Sandra Bullock, Julia Roberts or Hugh Grant) and chic-lit, The Hating Game: A Novel by Sally Thorne. The Hating Game is cute, fun and sexy.  Two young… Continue reading Review: The Hating Game by Sally Thorne

Review: The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens

Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 8 hours and 24 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Tantor Audio Audible.com Release Date: June 9, 2015 Narrator Zach Villa My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens has some violence in it, but it is about a murderer, so it fits the story well.  The novel is fast paced and well written.… Continue reading Review: The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens

Review: Lust For Life by Irving Stone

 by Irving Stone Narrated by: Steve West Length: 19 hrs and 38 mins  Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:03-06-12  Publisher: Random House Audio My Review (4 Stars ~ Liked it a lot!) If you are curious about the famous man who created famous art work, Vincent Van Gogh, then this book is for you.  The reason I rated it four stars… Continue reading Review: Lust For Life by Irving Stone

Review: It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover

 by Colleen Hoover Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 11 hours and 11 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Audible.com Release Date: August 2, 2016 Narrator: Olivia Song My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) In the past author, Colleen Hoover, wrote for entertainment purposes.  It Ends With Us, while entertaining and fictional, is different in that it is more… Continue reading Review: It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover

Review: Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum (audiobook)

Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum (audiobook) Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 15 hours and 56 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Recorded Books Audible.com Release Date: September 15, 2009 My Review (3 Stars: Liked it!) Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum is a Jewish holocaust story focused on the question of the culpability of Germain citizens.  The author uses great vocabulary and descriptions.  However,… Continue reading Review: Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum (audiobook)

Review: Before The Fall by Noah Hawley

  Before the Fall By Noah Hawley Grand Central Publishing, 2016 My Review (3 Stars: Liked it!) Before the Fall by Noah Hawley got off to a good start with a private plane crash and the dramatic survival of two passengers, a man and a boy. About two-thirds of the way into the story, I felt… Continue reading Review: Before The Fall by Noah Hawley

Review: Shine Shine Shine by Lydia Netzer

My Review (4 Stars: Liked it a lot!)   Shine Shine Shine by Lydia Netzer Audiobook narrated by Joshilyn Jackson Listening Length: 10 hours and 53 minutes Publisher: Macmillan Audio Audible.com Release Date: July 17, 2012 Shine Shine Shine by Lydia Netzer is a quirky, clever novel.  It is a slightly exaggerated story about a family that is not, 'normal'.  Maybe I should say each member is 'special'.… Continue reading Review: Shine Shine Shine by Lydia Netzer

Review: Since She Went Away by David Bell & Giveaway

Since She Went Away by David Bell New American Library, an imprint of Penguin Random House, LLC, 2016 With Questions For Discussion My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) David Bell is a smooth storyteller.  I enjoyed this captivating novel.  It is an, easy to read suspense/mystery with a steady pace and great characterizations. Since She Went Away takes place in… Continue reading Review: Since She Went Away by David Bell & Giveaway

Review: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande

My Review (4 Stars: Liked It A Lot!) Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande AudioBook (Downloaded from my local library.) Publisher: Macmillan Audio, 2014 Narrated by Robert Petkoff Length: 9 hr.s and 3 min. Release Date: 10-07-14 Being Mortal is an in-depth look at our views about aging and… Continue reading Review: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande

Review: The Gates of Evangeline by Hester Young

Audio The Gates of Evangeline by Hester Young Narrator: January LaVoy Sept 1, 2015 Length: 14 hr 6 min Category: Mystery Provider:Penguin Audio Presented by Audible I won a signed hardcover copy of this book from T @ Traveling With T.  I'd like to thank the author, Hester Young and T. The Gates of Evangeline is… Continue reading Review: The Gates of Evangeline by Hester Young