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: 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

Review: No One Knows by J.T. Ellison

  No One Knows (A thriller) by J.T. Ellison Gallery Books, March 2016 My Review (4 Stars: Liked It A Lot!) No One Knows, a thriller, is the first novel I've read by the New York Times Bestselling author, J.T. Ellison.  Her writing style is easy to read.  I found myself quickly caught up in this twisted… Continue reading Review: No One Knows by J.T. Ellison

Review: The Edge of Lost by Kristina McMorris

  The Edge of Lost by Kristina McMorris Kensington Publishing Corp., 2015 My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) This story begins in Dublin, Ireland - March 1919.  We follow, orphaned, twelve-year old, Shanley Keagan's journey to America and his life, from the shores of New York City, across the country, to the California shores of Alcatraz. Author, Kristina… Continue reading Review: The Edge of Lost by Kristina McMorris

Review: What Was Mine by Helen Klein Ross

  What Was Mine: A Novel by Helen Klein Ross Gallery Books An Imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2016 (Includes Readers Guide) My Review (5 Stars: Loved it!) The excellent book trailer (below) opens with the question: "WHAT IF YOU TOOK A BABY AND GOT AWAY WITH IT?" In What Was Mine, author Helen Klein Ross imagines the… Continue reading Review: What Was Mine by Helen Klein Ross

SheReads: Books of Winter 2016 #srblog

Do you have any of these books on your 'ToRead' list?  Below are brief excerpts of descriptions (from SheReads). Stay tuned for my review(s).  Also, hop over to SheReads where these books will be featured until the end of February and where you'll also find links to additional reviews.   The Gates of Evangeline by Hester Young *A Publishers Weekly Best Book… Continue reading SheReads: Books of Winter 2016 #srblog

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 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: Mercy Snow by Tiffany Baker

Mercy Snow: A Novel by Tiffany Baker Grand Central Publishing, Hachette Book Group, First Trade edition: January, 2015 Reading Group Guide, 2015 Description (from amazon) In the tiny town of Titan Falls, New Hampshire, the paper mill dictates a quiet, steady rhythm of life. But one day a tragic bus accident sets two families on a course… Continue reading Review: Mercy Snow by Tiffany Baker