Historical Romance

The Bareknuckle Groom by Holly Bush @hollybushbooks

James Thompson is the protector of his family, now living in Philadelphia having immigrated from Scotland. He’s also the undefeated Bareknuckle champion, fearless and successful without a thought to any of that ending. He’s enjoying the life of a charismatic bachelor and isn’t concerned with settling down on any level. But then the cool and… Continue reading The Bareknuckle Groom by Holly Bush @hollybushbooks

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Plot by Jean Hanff Korelitz

Jacob (Jake) Finch Bonner is a writer and published novelist whose first book reached critical acclaim but not the commercial success he’d dreamed about. His second book didn’t reach the level of the first and so he began teaching in an MFA program at Vermont’s Ripley College that even he knew wasn’t highly regarded. Jake… Continue reading The Plot by Jean Hanff Korelitz

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller, Romantic Suspense

Thick as Thieves by Sandra Brown

Twenty years ago, four people robbed Welch’s, a local family owned store that rivaled the big box outlets. It was a major haul and the next day, one of the robbers was dead and his supposed accomplice had disappeared. Joe Maxwell was a widow who was down on his luck, struggling with alcohol and barely… Continue reading Thick as Thieves by Sandra Brown

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

No Good Deed by Allison Brennan

This is not a standalone as it is connected to a story arc that began in the previous book, Best Laid Plans. At the end of the last book, we got disgraced DEA Agent Nicole Rollins’ point of view, which was chilling as it foretold what was going to happen in this one. She said… Continue reading No Good Deed by Allison Brennan

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Broken Bones by Angela Marsons @WriteAngie @JanCramervoice @bookouture

DI Kim Stone and her team are called to the crime scene of a murdered young prostitute. Before Kim can leave for the station, she discovers an abandoned baby outside its doors. She assigns DS Kevin Dawson and DC Stacey Wood to find the baby’s mother, Stacey’s first case in the field since her harrowing… Continue reading Broken Bones by Angela Marsons @WriteAngie @JanCramervoice @bookouture

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Hot Blooded by Lisa Jackson

Dr. Samantha Leeds is a psychologist and a radio talk show host in New Orleans. She returns to the city after a disastrous vacation with her ex-boyfriend only to find troubling and ominous messages on her answering machine. During her Midnight Confessions show that night, she receives a call in from the same voice, “John,”… Continue reading Hot Blooded by Lisa Jackson

Contemporary Romance

The MacGregor Brides by Nora Roberts

Now that Daniel MacGregor’s children have found their own partners and are happily married, he sets his sights on the grandchildren they’ve give him. First up are his adult granddaughters: Laura, Gwendolyn (Gwen) and Julia. Laura is an attorney working for her parents, Diana and Caine MacGregor, at their law firm. Gwen is a brilliant… Continue reading The MacGregor Brides by Nora Roberts