Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Alone by Lisa Gardner

The D. D. Warren series was selected by one of my Goodreads groups to read as a series and we just started. I’ll be posting my reviews of each book every month as we work through the series. Massachusetts State Trooper Bobby Dodge is called to a tense domestic disturbance standoff. He’s the trained sniper… Continue reading Alone by Lisa Gardner

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Die Again by Tess Gerritsen

This is another series I read with a group on Goodreads and finished earlier this year. This book series was developed into the television series Rizzoli & Isles that aired on TNT starring Angie Harmon & Sasha Alexander. The books are much grittier than the television show, however. Detective Jane Rizzoli & Medical Examiner Maura… Continue reading Die Again by Tess Gerritsen

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell

On Libby Jones 25th birthday, she receives a letter from a solicitor that unlocks the door leading to the answers about her past. She’s inherited a mansion owned by her late biological parents, Martina and Henry Lamb, Sr. But, she’s also learning the tragic circumstances that led to her being adopted when she was less… Continue reading The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Last to Die by Tess Gerritsen

This is another series I read with a group on Goodreads and finished earlier this year. This book series was developed into the television series Rizzoli & Isles that aired on TNT starring Angie Harmon & Sasha Alexander. The books are much grittier than the television show, however. Claire Ward, Will Yablonski and Teddy Clock… Continue reading Last to Die by Tess Gerritsen

Audiobook, Historical Romance

The Highwayman by Kerrigan Byrne

This series was selected as a group read in one of my Goodreads groups. I’ll be posting reviews each month until we finish all the released books.   Mrs. Farah Mackenzie is a widow working as a clerk for Scotland Yard. When the infamous and wealthy criminal mastermind Dorian Blackwell, known as the Blackheart of… Continue reading The Highwayman by Kerrigan Byrne

Audiobook, Autobiography, Memoir, Non Fiction

In Pieces by Sally Field

I thought I knew Sally Field. To me, she was the Flying Nun, Sister Bertrille. All those other roles that followed...Norma Rae, Sybil, Mary Todd Lincoln...were departures or outliers from the perky and adorable actress I’ve known most of my life. So I believed. If Ms. Fields accomplished nothing else with her story, she’s forever… Continue reading In Pieces by Sally Field

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Twenty Three by Linwood Barclay

The mystery of all the strange events in Promise Falls involving the number 23 culminates in this story...the 23 bloody mannequins discovered in the abandoned Ferris wheel, the out-of-control bus #23, the 23 dead squirrels, etc. It’s the Saturday of the Memorial Day weekend, May 23, and the worst of all these phenomena occurs. Both… Continue reading The Twenty Three by Linwood Barclay

Audiobook, Historical Fiction

Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

This is the story of Daisy Jones, a young girl with an amazing voice and presence, and The Six, a rock band coming into its own in the late 60s, early 70s. Daisy is a bit of a free spirit who wants to write and sing her own songs though she’s very deeply immersed in… Continue reading Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Audiobook, Contemporary Romance

The Daughter He Never Knew by Linda Barrett

Nine years ago, Jason Parker left Pilgrim Cove and never returned after he and his girlfriend, Lila Sullivan, witnessed his impaired twin brother get behind the wheel of a car and lose his life. Broken and guilt laden, Jason felt it best if he essentially run away. Unfortunately, he was unaware at the time that… Continue reading The Daughter He Never Knew by Linda Barrett

Audiobook, Dystopia

The Grace Year by Kim Liggett

Tierney James has reached 16 years of age, called the grace year in Garner County when young girls must leave for the next year and purge themselves of their magic, which reaches its height and most potent level now. That “magic” is their essence that causes men to be unable to resist them and women… Continue reading The Grace Year by Kim Liggett