Ropes Burning Saints MC series #5 Jack Davenport ABS-olutely loved this book and this character. He is hot! I loved his idea for the MC to make some legitimate money now that they're getting out of the protection business. His background added an unusual depth to his character as well. I need to go back… Continue reading Ropes

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Guantanamo Voices

Guantanamo Voices Sarah Mirk, ed Omar el Akkad, intro Abrams Comic Arts, Sep 8, 2020 208 pages Comic/Graphic novels/nonfiction Edelweiss ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is colorful and spectacularly eye-catching. I love the catchline they used “TRUE ACCOUNTS from the world’s most INFAMOUS PRISON”. Yup, it certainly makes you want to pick this up and read it!… Continue reading Guantanamo Voices

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The Way a Line Hallucinates

The Way a Line Hallucinates Danielle Vogel Red Hen Press, Jun 2020 80 pages Poetry, contemporary Edelweiss ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 5-Stars The cover is interesting and addresses a part of what is in this brief collection of poems. I feel it doesn’t show enough of the organic side of the poems, however, it is rather powerful. As… Continue reading The Way a Line Hallucinates

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When You Wish Upon a Rogue

When You Wish Upon a Rogue Debutante Diaries #3 Anna Bennett St. Martin’s, May 2020 336 Pages Historical Romance Provided by Publisher’s Rep ⭐⭐⭐⭐🌙 4.5 Stars The cover blends well with the others in the series and is rather pretty. I do like the sort of foggy background so that things are only suggested. I… Continue reading When You Wish Upon a Rogue


Happy 3rd Anniversary

Happy 3rd Anniversary! I recently passed my third blogiversary here on WordPress and I was really surprised to find that it had been that long. Time really does fly when you’re having fun! It’s the people here that do it! That’s YOU! Thanks so much for reading, and keep your comments coming! Love you all,… Continue reading Happy 3rd Anniversary

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Rags of Time

Rags of Time A Thomas Tallant Mystery #1 Michael Ward Burnaby Press, July 2019 364 pages Historical mystery Provided by Author ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is interesting and eye-catching all at the same time. The yellow and blue are heraldic colors that catch the eye easily. The use of the puzzle-shaping is related to the mystery… Continue reading Rags of Time

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My Favorite Memories

My Favorite Memories Sepideh Sarihi Julie Volk (illustrator) Blue Dot Kids Press, May 2020 30 pages Children’s book Provided by Edelweiss ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is a bit on the pale side, but it matches the art inside the book. It has a dreamy feeling, which is appropriate for the subject of the book. The story… Continue reading My Favorite Memories

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Gone With the Rogue

Gone With the Rogue First Comes Love #2 Amelia Grey St. Martin’s Press, Apr 2020 290 pages Historical Romance Pub’s rep ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is great! It’s usually the woman who’s half undressed, but on this one, it’s the guy! I love the happy, relaxed looks on the couple’s faces. And I like the use… Continue reading Gone With the Rogue

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Moon Jar

Moon Jar Didi Jackson Red Hen Press, Apr 2020 74 Pages Poetry, Grief, Love Edelweiss Triggers: Death, Grief, Betrayal ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is austere and abstract. This is totally appropriate to this book of poetry about lost love and grief, death. This is definitely a cover that will catch the eye of the reader. It… Continue reading Moon Jar

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The Art of Deception

The Art of Deception Peter Martin Gumshoe, Mar 2020 287 pages Psych Suspense Provided by Author Triggers: mental illness/bipolar, depression, alcoholism ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is not the least bit appealing to me, but it is totally appropriate to the story within the covers. Looking at it with the eye of an artist, it is quite… Continue reading The Art of Deception