Audiobook, Contemporary Fiction, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Her Pretty Face by Robyn Harding

  Frances Metcalfe is a married, stay at home mother of an 11-year old son who is struggling socially, as is she. She’s slightly overweight and doesn’t fit in with the other mothers of the children attending her son’s private school who go out of their way to make her feel socially unacceptable. Enter Karen… Continue reading Her Pretty Face by Robyn Harding

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager

Emma Davis is an artist who is beginning to make a name for herself in the New York City art world. But, 15 years ago, she suffered a traumatic event while at summer camp and it still haunts her, shown through her paintings. When the owner of the camp, socialite Francesca Harris-White, shows up at… Continue reading The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager

Audiobook, Contemporary Romance, Romantic Suspense

Consumed by J. R. Ward

This story is preceded by two novellas that are important to read prior to starting this one. The backstories matter.     It’s been ten months since the fire that injured Anne Ashburn and ended her career as a firefighter with the New Brunswick 499 Engine Company. She’s now an arson investigator and trying to… Continue reading Consumed by J. R. Ward

Audiobook, Memoir, Non Fiction

Goodbye, Sweet Girl by Kelly Sundberg

A story of domestic violence and survival    Kelly Sundberg is a survivor of domestic violence. I’m starting here because it wasn’t always clear to the author that she was experiencing domestic abuse.         Her story begins near the end and then reaches back into the past to provide context for her… Continue reading Goodbye, Sweet Girl by Kelly Sundberg

Audiobook, Contemporary Romance

Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren

Calling Hazel Bradford a free spirit is an understatement of an understatement. She’s impulsive, lacks verbal filters and reflects her personality in her design choices. When she first met Josh Im in college, she was awed by him but their first encounter was memorable for all the wrong reasons. It’s now ten years later and… Continue reading Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren

Audiobook, Contemporary Romance

One Perfect Kiss by Jaci Burton

  High school teacher Josie Barnes and the school’s football coach Zach Powers have known each other for a while now since they socialize with the same group of friends. They’ve subtly flirted at parties but haven’t gone beyond those interactions. When Josie hands out failing grades to some of his players, Zach initiates their… Continue reading One Perfect Kiss by Jaci Burton

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Jane Doe by Victoria Helen Stone

  Jane is working at an insurance company in Minneapolis as a low level clerk. But, that’s not who she really is. She’s taken 50 days of leave from her real job in Kuala Lumpur as an import-export attorney to exact revenge on middle manager Steven Hepsworth. Why? You’ll need to read or listen to… Continue reading Jane Doe by Victoria Helen Stone

Audiobook, Contemporary Fiction

Charlotte Walsh Likes to Win by Jo Piazza

Charlotte Walsh is a high-powered tech executive living in San Francisco, married and the mother of 5-year old twins, Ella & Rose, and 2-year old Annie. Following the historic 2016 election, she decides to run for the US Senate in her home state of Pennsylvania where she still has family and property. She moves her… Continue reading Charlotte Walsh Likes to Win by Jo Piazza

Audiobook, Contemporary Romance

Finding Our Forever by Brenda Novak

Art teacher Cora Kelly accepts a position at the New Horizons Boys Ranch for the sole purpose of getting to know the director, Aiyana Turner, who happens to be her biological mother. Cora hasn't told her adopted family nor Aiyana of her discovery. She has her reasons but things start to get complicated when she… Continue reading Finding Our Forever by Brenda Novak