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Book review

  • The Kissing Booth : One Last Time – Book Review

    Dear friends and other interesting creatures, I do enjoy me a bit of Teen & Young Adult Fiction from time to time. It is easy to get lost into the yesterday of youth… but still learn life lessons. Beth Reekles is the author of The Kissing Booth and the sequel, Going the Distance and now… Continue reading

  • The Perfect Child – Book Review

    A page-turning debut of suspense about a young couple desperate to have a child of their own—and the unsettling consequences of getting what they always wanted. Review : Breathtaking. Just as I thought I had it figured out, the next dip in the roller-coaster was upon me. The book will appeal to woman who especially have a… Continue reading

  • A Killer’s Wife

    by Victor Methos Fourteen years ago, prosecutor Jessica Yardley’s husband went to prison for a series of brutal murders. She’s finally created a life with her daughter and is a well-respected attorney. She’s moving on. But when a new rash of homicides has her ex-husband, Eddie, written all over them – the nightmares of her… Continue reading

  • Book review: “Limp Dicks and Saggy Tits”

    Dear friends and other interesting creatures, What to do when your husband runs off and leaves you single—when being single is not your thing? Lizzie has decided that single life does not suit her. What a treat “Limp Dicks and Saggy Tits” is by Tracie Podger. It is easy listening. The narration read as I… Continue reading

  • Book Review: Her Daughter’s Cry

    Dear friends and other interesting creatures, When I started reading “Her Daughter’s Cry” by M.M. Chouinard I was not aware it was the third book in the Detective Jo Fournier series. It carried itself well as a stand-alone book and I did not feel lost at any stage. Although the book is a police procedural,… Continue reading

  • Book Review: The Mother’s Mistake by Ruth Heald

    From the beginning, it is clear Claire was running from something. I think Claire only ever wanted an idyllic life in the country with her husband Matt and baby daughter, Olivia. What she did get is a flawed husband, a cottage in the country filled with her husband’s deceased grandmother’s belongings while suffering an undiagnosed… Continue reading

  • Book Review : On Second Thought

    Kristan Higgins is fast becoming a favourite author of mine in a genre I often do not enjoy – a touch of romance, even if contemporary. With two divorces behind me, I know all that glitter isn’t gold and that loneliness can make for strange bedfellows. I do believe and experience love, lust and the… Continue reading

  • Book Review: The Overdue Life Of Amy Byler

    “Overworked and underappreciated, single mom Amy Byler needs a break. So when the guilt-ridden husband who abandoned her shows up and offers to take care of their kids for the summer, she accepts his offer and escapes rural Pennsylvania for New York City. – -*- Continue reading

  • Book Review: Lost Daughter by Ali Mercer

    Dear friends and other interesting creatures, Lost Daughter is the story of three very different women who join a support group where they are the only members. They are separated from their children for very real and emotional taxing reasons. The main storyline concentrates on Rachel. Rachel is separated from her artist husband and they… Continue reading

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Mom to many, wife to SirNoid. Lover of water, walks in the shade and all things purple.