Audiobook, Classic

The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

Esther Greenwood is smart, I mean the kind of smart where she’s done exceptionally well in school and none of her classes represent that big of a challenge. Her goal is to become a writer and when she’s invited to join a group of young women to be guest editors for a girl’s magazine in… Continue reading The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

If I Should Die by Allison Brennan

FBI Agent-in-training Lucy Kincaid and boyfriend Sean Rogan, a private investigator, are on their way to the Adirondack Mountains for a much needed vacation when they stop off in Spruce Lake to help out a friend whose lodge is experiencing multiple acts of vandalism. Soon after they arrive, someone sets fire to the property and… Continue reading If I Should Die by Allison Brennan

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

A Merciful Promise by Kendra Elliot

FBI Agent Mercy Kilpatrick is requested to replace a sick ATF agent for an undercover assignment at an isolated militia compound. The request is last minute, giving her only 24 hours to prepare and she can’t tell anyone in her personal life any details about what she’s doing. Mercy’s instincts had her turning it down… Continue reading A Merciful Promise by Kendra Elliot

Audiobook, Romantic Suspense

Minutes to Kill by Melinda Leigh

Hannah Barrett is on a business trip in Las Vegas, having dinner and drinks with her boss and clients at a club on the Strip. As she’s leaving, a young girl pleads for her help in the parking lot while being chased by a man. She intervenes and things get violent with him escaping, taking… Continue reading Minutes to Kill by Melinda Leigh

Audiobook, Memoir, Non Fiction

Too Much and Never Enough by Mary L. Trump, Ph.D.

I’ve been reluctant to read books about Donald Trump because I didn’t think I’d learn anything beyond what I already know. But, I don’t know a lot about the Trump family, where he came from. I remember watching The Apprentice years ago, trying to figure out who this guy was because when I lived in… Continue reading Too Much and Never Enough by Mary L. Trump, Ph.D.

Audiobook, Paranormal Romance, Urban Fantasy

The Sinner by J. R. Ward

Syn is one of the Band of Bastards now joined with the Brotherhood, though it’s an uneasy alliance. He’s wired very differently, coming from a brutal past that still haunts and drives him. Unknown to the rest of them, Syn is secretly working as an enforcer for a local mobster. It’s an outlet for his… Continue reading The Sinner by J. R. Ward

Audiobook, Contemporary Fiction

Always the Last to Know by Kristan Higgins

Barb and John Frost raised two daughters in Stonington, Connecticut. Juliet, the oldest, is a successful and well-regarded architect in a prestigious firm. Sadie is an art teacher at a Catholic school in New York City and a struggling artist trying to launch her career. Barb & John’s marriage isn’t on the strongest foundation, in… Continue reading Always the Last to Know by Kristan Higgins

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Sun Down Motel by Simone St. James

Thirty-five years ago Vivian (Viv) Delaney set out for New York City and ended up instead in the small town of Fell, New York. It was her intention to work there for a short time to fund her way to the city, taking the night shift at The Sun Down Motel in the meantime. It… Continue reading The Sun Down Motel by Simone St. James

Audiobook, Romantic Suspense

High Noon by Nora Roberts

Lieutenant Phoebe Swift is a hostage crisis negotiator with the Savannah-Chatham Police Department and we’re introduced to her when she shows up at the scene where a despondent man is threatening to jump from a ledge. What’s important about that moment is we get to see her in action early on, getting insight into her… Continue reading High Noon by Nora Roberts

Audiobook, Romantic Suspense

Hour of Need by Melinda Leigh

Major Grant Barrett is the consummate soldier, the military being the only life he’s known. He’s deployed in Afghanistan when he’s notified that his brother and sister-in-law, Lee and Kate, were murdered in an apparent robbery while returning home from dinner out. They have a six-year old son, Carson, and a four-month old daughter, Faith,… Continue reading Hour of Need by Melinda Leigh