Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

Blind Spot by Brenda Novak

This series has a continuing story arc and I recommend you read the books in order for maximum enjoyment. Who knew that after the end of the last book Evelyn would face more perils? With Jasper safely stashed away, I thought Dr. Evelyn Talbot, head psychiatrist at Hanover House, the maximum security prison in Alaska,… Continue reading Blind Spot by Brenda Novak

Audiobook, Mystery/Suspense/Thriller

The Last Widow by Karin Slaughter

A woman is mysteriously abducted from a shopping mall. A month later, a bomb goes off in one of Atlanta’s neighborhoods housing Emery University and it's hospital, the FBI and the CDC. Then, GBI Special Agent Will Trent and Medical Examiner Dr. Sara Linton find themselves in the middle of a dangerous confrontation on their… Continue reading The Last Widow by Karin Slaughter

Romantic Suspense

The Hunt by Allison Brennan

The Lucy Kincaid series was selected as a group read in one of my Goodreads groups and we determined, because of character crossovers, we needed to first read her earlier series in publication order. Twelve years ago, Miranda Moore escaped from certain death from the clutches of a serial killer known as the Butcher who… Continue reading The Hunt by Allison Brennan

Audiobook, Fantasy

City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare

Bad enough that Lilith orchestrated Sebastian’s return but she also bound Jace to him. They’ve disappeared and the Clave is looking for both of them. However, killing one kills the other so the solution isn’t easy. Meanwhile, Simon is dealing with his own family issues following his mother’s reaction in learning he’s now a vampire.… Continue reading City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare


29 Seconds by T. M. Logan

Well, that took a turn! Dr. Sarah Haywood is a contract teaching assistant at Queen Anne University, hoping for a permanent position she’s worked hard to earn. However, the path to that promotion is through a powerful and esteemed professor, Alan Hawthorne, who’s also a notorious sexual harasser. Sarah has successfully navigated herself out of… Continue reading 29 Seconds by T. M. Logan

Romantic Suspense

Exposed by Kaylea Cross

I’m reading this series with a Goodreads group. It’s a spinoff of the Titanium Security series we recently completed. I will be posting reviews every month as we read each book.   Special Agent Ethan Cruz is back in his hometown with his HRT members, partly for training but primarily to prepare for an operation… Continue reading Exposed by Kaylea Cross

Blog Tour, Historical Romance

Blog Tour: How to Love a Duke in Ten Days by Kerrigan Byrne

Lady Alexandra Lane leads an interesting but solitary life, except for her career and relationship with her two best friends from her school days. She’s scholarly and learned but is emotionally scarred and burdened by a ten-year old event that only a few know about. However, one of them is her anonymous blackmailer who has… Continue reading Blog Tour: How to Love a Duke in Ten Days by Kerrigan Byrne

Contemporary Fiction

What Was Mine by Helen Klein Ross

I read this a few years ago and want to share one of my best, earlier reads from before I created this space   Lucy Wakefield finds 4-month old Natalie Featherstone unattended in a shopping cart in a superstore in suburban New Jersey. In a split second, she makes a decision that will forever change… Continue reading What Was Mine by Helen Klein Ross

Audiobook, Contemporary Romance

Unforgettable You by Brenda Novak

Jada Brooks returns to her hometown of Silver Springs, California following her father’s death so she can help out her mother. She left 13 years ago following a tragic event that left her family broken. Maddox Richardson was the love of her 17-year old life but that relationship ended when his younger brother Tobias accidentally… Continue reading Unforgettable You by Brenda Novak

Audiobook, History, Non Fiction

The Library Book by Susan Orlean

On April 29, 1986, the Los Angeles Central Public Library caught fire and burned for over seven hours. By the time the fire was extinguished, over 400,000 books were destroyed and almost double that number were damaged. This book explores that event but also lays tribute to the history of that library (and others!) and… Continue reading The Library Book by Susan Orlean