Book Review: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 11 hours and 27 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Penguin Audio Audible.com Release Date: September 12, 2017 My Review ( 5 Stars: Loved it!) Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng is a well written, well thought out story.  The first half is devoted to laying ground work and building characters, the… Continue reading Book Review: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Book Brief: Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross

Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 19 hours and 24 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Recorded Books Audible.com Release Date: September 24, 2009 Barbara Rosenblat (Narrator) My Review (3 Stars: Liked it) I listened to Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross.  It is about a women, in the 9th century who… Continue reading Book Brief: Pope Joan by Donna Woolfolk Cross

Book Review: The Wedding Dress by Rachel Hauck

My Review (3 Stars: Liked it!) The Wedding Dress by Rachel Hauck is fairly predictable, but still enjoyable.  It is a 'Christian' based novel.  I found the religious undertones to be distracting.  I think the story would have stood better on its own without some of the 'preaching'. Instead of magic, there is divine intervention… Continue reading Book Review: The Wedding Dress by Rachel Hauck

Book Brief: The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

I listened to the audio version of The Mountain Between Us: A Novel by Charles Martin. Update: 12/23/2017 - I heard the movie does not resemble the book/audiobook.  Which is too bad, because the book was terrific! Narrated by: George Newbern Length: 9 hrs and 58 mins  Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:06-01-10 Publisher: Random House Audio… Continue reading Book Brief: The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

Book Review: My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) My Name Is Lucy Barton: A Novel by Elizabeth Strout Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 4 hours and 12 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Random House Audio Audible.com Release Date: January 12, 2016 My Name Is Lucy Barton was an interesting read (listen) for a day. Familial relationships can… Continue reading Book Review: My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

Book Review: My Notorious Life by Kate Manning

  My Notorious Life: A Novel by Kate Manning Terry Donnelly (Narrator), Simon & Schuster Audio (Publisher) Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 19 hours and 59 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Audible Release Date: September 10, 2013 My Review (5 Stars - Loved it!) My Notorious Life: A Novel by Kate Manning is historical… Continue reading Book Review: My Notorious Life by Kate Manning

Book Brief: I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh

My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 12 hours and 13 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Penguin Audio Audible Release Date: May 3, 2016 I enjoyed I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh.  I started listening to it one morning while catching up with my ironing and stayed up past midnight… Continue reading Book Brief: I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh

Review: The Lost Girls by Heather Young

  My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) The Lost Girls by Heather Young Narrators: Alice Rosengard and Laurel Schroeder  Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 12 hours and 35 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: HarperAudio Audible.com Release Date: July 26, 2016 The Lost Girls is told in a steady, very somber/dark tone.  It is multi layered with many surprising twists. There are two narrators for… Continue reading Review: The Lost Girls by Heather Young

Review: The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

My Review (4 Stars - Liked it a lot!)   The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 11 hours and 6 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: HarperAudio Audible.com Release Date: March 22, 2016 The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney was not the humorous and light read I was expecting.  It was quite the… Continue reading Review: The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney

Review: The Women In Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

  My Review (5 Stars - Loved it!) The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware Audible Audio Edition Listening Length: 11 hours and 8 minutes Program Type: Audiobook Version: Unabridged Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Audible.com Release Date: July 19, 2016  Imogen Church (Narrator) Once I started it, I enjoyed The Woman In Cabin 10 and listened to it over the course of… Continue reading Review: The Women In Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware