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

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 Precious One by Marisa de los Santos

The Precious One: A Novel by Marisa de los Santos William Morrow An Imprint of Harper-CollinsPublishers, 2015 My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) The Precious One: A Novel by Marisa de los Santos is one of She Reads' 2015 Books of Spring.  She Reads has picked another winner.  This novel has many moving parts.  It is smart and engaging.  It… Continue reading Review: The Precious One by Marisa de los Santos

Review: The Summer’s End by Mary Alice Monroe

The Summer's End (Lowcountry Summer) by Mary Alice Monroe (This title will be released May 19, 2015) Gallery Books An Imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2015 My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) The Summer's End (Lowcountry Summer) is the third book of the Lowcountry Summer trilogy by Mary Alice Monroe.  It focuses on Harper, the youngest of three half-sisters… Continue reading Review: The Summer’s End by Mary Alice Monroe

Review: New Uses For Old BoyFriends by Beth Kendrick

New Uses For Old Boyfriends (Black Dog Bay Novel) by Beth Kendrick New American Library, a division of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, 2015 Description (from the author's website) After growing up in privilege and marrying into money, Lila Alders has gotten used to the good life. But when her happily ever after implodes, Lila must return… Continue reading Review: New Uses For Old BoyFriends by Beth Kendrick

Review: The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna Van Praag

The Dress Shop of Dreams: A Novel by Menna Van Praag Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House, a division of Random House LLC, a Penguin Random House Company, New York, 2014  Description (from amazon.com) Since her parents’ mysterious deaths many years ago, scientist Cora Sparks has spent her days in the safety of her university… Continue reading Review: The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna Van Praag

Review: One Plus One by Jojo Moyes

One Plus One: A Novel by Jojo Moyes VIKING, Pengin Group (USA) LLC, 2014  Description (from the author's website) Suppose your life sucks. A lot. Your husband has done a vanishing act, your teenage stepson is being bullied, and your math whiz daughter has a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that you can’t afford to pay for. That’s Jess’s… Continue reading Review: One Plus One by Jojo Moyes

Review:The Bridge Tender by Marybeth Whalen

 The Bridge Tender (A Sunset Beach Novel) by Marybeth Whalen Zondervan, June 2014 Description (from the author's website) Emily must realize that her dreams didn’t have to die with her first love. When Emily Shaw, a young widow, learns that her late husband's last surprise for her involves returning to Sunset Beach, North Carolina, to realize… Continue reading Review:The Bridge Tender by Marybeth Whalen

Review: Lost Lake by Sarah Addison Allen

Lost Lake by Sarah Addison Allen St. Martin's Press, New York, 2014 Description (from amazon.com) From the author of New York Times bestseller Garden Spells comes a beautiful, haunting story of old loves and new, and the power of the connections that bind us forever… The first time Eby Pim saw Lost Lake, it was on a picture… Continue reading Review: Lost Lake by Sarah Addison Allen

Review: Big Girl Panties by Stephanie Evanovich

New York Times Bestseller: Big Girl Panties: A Novel by Stephanie Evonovich William Morrow, An imprint of HarperCollins Publishers. EPub Edition February 2014. Description (from amazon.com) Big Girl Panties by Stephanie Evanovich is a rollicking and poignant romantic comedy about a young widow who decides to get in shape...and winds up getting her groove back—and… Continue reading Review: Big Girl Panties by Stephanie Evanovich