Audiobook, Fantasy

City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare

The story resumes following the aftermath of Sebastian’s introduction of his Endarkened army and last attack. Jace is grappling with his heavenly fire, Alec is trying to come to terms with his breakup with Magnus, Simon and Isabelle are trying to defining their relationship, Luke and Jocelyn are planning their wedding and the search continues… Continue reading City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare

Blog Tour, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Historical Romance, Paranormal Romance

Blog Tour & #Giveaway: The Widow of Rose House by Diana Biller

  Alva Webster returns to New York from Paris in the midst of false scandalous rumors after fleeing her abusive husband three years before. Now that her husband is dead, Alva wants to move on with her life and purchases Liefdehuis, a neglected mansion in Hyde Park. Her plan is to restore it and write… Continue reading Blog Tour & #Giveaway: The Widow of Rose House by Diana Biller

Audiobook, Contemporary Fiction

It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover

Lily Bloom was raised in an abusive household so she's witnessed first hand what an abuser looks like. And, she never understood why her mother didn't leave her father. Lily's story begins on the day of her father's funeral. She's back in Boston, where she moved to put some distance from her hometown in Maine… Continue reading It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover

Audiobook, Contemporary Fiction

The Sunshine Sisters by Jane Green

Ronni Sunshine is a famous but mildly aging actress and the mother of three daughters. By her own admission, she failed as a parent, so much so that as adults, they have very little interaction with her or each other. In fact, her middle daughter, Meredith, moved abroad to London in order to put some… Continue reading The Sunshine Sisters by Jane Green

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Arrangement by Robyn Harding

Natalie (Nat) Murphy is a 21-year old art student, really struggling financially to make school work as well as survive in New York. As she reaches a desperate point, one of her fellow students who seems to be living well beyond her means suggests that she consider her solution...become a “Sugar Baby” and find herself… Continue reading The Arrangement by Robyn Harding

Romantic Suspense

Seized by Kaylea Cross

I’m reading this series with a Goodreads group. It’s a spinoff of the Titanium Security series we completed earlier. I will be posting reviews every month as we read each book. Carmela Cruz has had it pretty bad for FBI Agent Sawyer Vance, her brother’s best friend and fellow Hostage Rescue Team member. It’s been… Continue reading Seized by Kaylea Cross

Historical Mystery

Murder on Union Square by Victoria Thompson

  I’m reading this series in one of my Goodreads groups and it’s one of our favorites. It’s set in turn-of-the-century (19th) New York City featuring Sarah and Frank Malloy who often find themselves investigating murders together. Frank and Sarah Malloy are ready to move forward with the adoption of Catherine, the young orphan she’s… Continue reading Murder on Union Square by Victoria Thompson

Audiobook, Contemporary Fiction

Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane

  This story spans decades, beginning with Francis Gleason and Brian Stanhope, two rookie NYPD policemen whose paths crossed briefly on the job but later connect when the Stanhopes buy the house next door to the Gleasons. Lena Gleason is pregnant and lonely, looking forward to someone near her own age as a close neighbor.… Continue reading Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane

Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Undertaker’s Daughter by Debra Webb

I love it when a novella does its job in setting up and introducing the continuing story arc for a series and that’s just what happened here. Dr. Rowan DuPont is a profiler with the Nashville Metro Police Department and she’s assigned to work with four detectives to track down a serial killer. It doesn’t… Continue reading The Undertaker’s Daughter by Debra Webb

Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Vendetta in Death by J. D. Robb

Well, this one started with a punch! We get to know a lot about the perpetrator from the start and most surprising is it’s a woman, though we don’t know her true identity. Her first target is a notorious predator in the corporate arena who uses his power to do some pretty awful stuff to… Continue reading Vendetta in Death by J. D. Robb