Audiobook, Romantic Suspense

What I’ve Done by Melinda Leigh @MelindaLeigh1 @CrisDukeheart

Haley Powell wakes the morning after a night of clubbing in a bed she doesn’t recognize, covered in blood. She sees a body in the back yard and discovers it’s the man she was with at the club, dead from stab wounds. But, she has no memory of what happened after she came home with… Continue reading What I’ve Done by Melinda Leigh @MelindaLeigh1 @CrisDukeheart

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Play Dead by Angela Marsons @WriteAngie

Detective Inspector Kim Stone and her team are sent to Westerley Farms, a forensic research facility, better defined as a body farm, to explore how they can use their findings to better investigate cold cases. Wouldn’t you know that while there, one of the bodies they encounter doesn’t belong. What was supposed to be a… Continue reading Play Dead by Angela Marsons @WriteAngie

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Pretty as a Picture by Elizabeth Little @elizabethlittle @justjuliawhelan @PRHAudio

Marissa Dahl is a successful film editor and to say she’s socially awkward is a serious understatement. Her brain is just wired differently but thanks to her lasting friendship with Amy, her college and current roommate who is a an award-winning director, Marissa hasn’t had to worry about selling herself for new projects...until now. A… Continue reading Pretty as a Picture by Elizabeth Little @elizabethlittle @justjuliawhelan @PRHAudio

Audiobook, Fantasy

The Awakening by Nora Roberts @MacmillanAudio #BarrieKreinik

Breen Kelly is a middle school language arts teacher in Philadelphia not really living her best life. She’s insecure about herself, reinforced by her mother who constantly confirms she’s just average, and struggles to make ends meet. Despite her lack of confidence, Breen has managed to make some terrific friends, one who is her roommate.… Continue reading The Awakening by Nora Roberts @MacmillanAudio #BarrieKreinik

Historical Romance, Holiday

The Highlander’s Christmas Countess by Anna Campbell @AnnaCampbellOz

Kit Laing is the stableboy for the Laird of Glen Lyon in the Western Highlands of Scotland. Quentin MacNab, the laird’s nephew who is visiting for a time, has noticed “he” isn’t as presented. One afternoon while they were entertaining his cousins, he takes Kit away to attempt to fact find and they get caught… Continue reading The Highlander’s Christmas Countess by Anna Campbell @AnnaCampbellOz

Contemporary Romance

For Now, Forever by Nora Roberts

The series begins with stories involving the children of Daniel and Anna MacGregory, two people who seem to be an unlikely pair. After a serious car accident that puts Daniel in the hospital, he takes us back in time through his dreams to recount how he and Anna first met and their rocky journey to… Continue reading For Now, Forever by Nora Roberts

Audiobook, Contemporary Romance

Return to Virgin River by Robyn Carr @RCarrWriter @HarlequinAudio

Kaylee Sloan is a suspense writer working on a deadline she’s going to miss if she doesn’t change something. She’s still grieving over the loss of her beloved mother and staying in her home isn’t helping her move on. She remembers fondly the childhood memories of good times in Virgin River so when the friends… Continue reading Return to Virgin River by Robyn Carr @RCarrWriter @HarlequinAudio

2021 Challenges

2021 Beat the Backlist Challenge

This reading challenge, hosted by Austine & Katie @ NovelKnight, is all about knocking off those older books from your to-read list. Any genre, any format, any length. I participate in several group reads of older series so this fits my reading habits so very well. Last year, I read almost 80 books for this… Continue reading 2021 Beat the Backlist Challenge