Book Review

All We Left Behind

All We Left Behind Danielle R. Graham One More Chapter/HarperCollins Publishers, Jan 2020, 255 pages Romantic Historical Novel, Debut Historical Novel Provided by Pub via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is very appealing, yet confusing. It is supposed to be from Hayden’s perspective, I would think, as he’s the one who would be looking back at… Continue reading All We Left Behind

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Secret Nights With a Cowboy

Secret Nights With a Cowboy Kittredge Ranch #1 Caitlin Crews St. Martins Press, Dec 2020, 394 pages Hometown Cowboy Romance Provided by Pub via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Whoever that cover model is, I hope they paid him VERY WELL, because he’s what’s going to sell this book. He’s steamy! And the photographer did a perfect job… Continue reading Secret Nights With a Cowboy

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Ten Rules for Faking It

Ten Rules for Faking It Sophie Sullivan St. Martin’s Griffin, Dec 2020, 320 pages Contemporary Rom-Com Provided by Pub via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐ These illustrated covers are here to stay, I guess, so I will have to get used to them. I will say, the title of the book is typically the main event on these… Continue reading Ten Rules for Faking It

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Imogen Cunningham: A Retrospective

Imogen Cunningham: A Retrospective Paul Martineau J. Paul Getty Museum, Oct 2020, 256 pages Art: photography retrospective, Biography Provided by Pub via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover put me in mind of Georgia O’Keefe. Looking at some of Ms. Cunningham’s photographs will do that. The same type of organic form caught at the height of its… Continue reading Imogen Cunningham: A Retrospective

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Nazi Wives

Nazi Wives: The Women at the Top of Hitler’s Germany James Wyllie St. Martin’s Press, Nov 2020, 320 pages Provided by Pub via Netgalley Historical Novel ⭐⭐⭐⭐ I love the cover. The way the black and white photos of the women are arranged creates the appearance somewhat of a swastika without actually using one. It… Continue reading Nazi Wives

Book Review

Curse of Christmas

Curse of Christmas A Collection of Paranormal Holiday Stories Nov 2020, 916 pages Paranormal Holiday Fiction Book Bub ⭐⭐⭐⭐ I loved the cover art. It’s probably why I made the decision to buy the book in fact, since I don’t usually buy many holiday books, especially anthologies. But this cover is so dramatic, it caught… Continue reading Curse of Christmas

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The Mistletoe Murders

The Mistletoe Murders A Gracie Andersen Mystery #6 Laurinda Wallace Nov 2018, 202 pages Cozy mystery Book Bub ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover was seasonally appropriate, but not totally exciting for me. I haven’t read any of the other books in this series, so I don’t know what the typical cover looks like. I’m sure they’re a… Continue reading The Mistletoe Murders

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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

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Why She Left

Why She Left Kenton Bartlett Lulu.com, Mar 2020 306 pages Romantic Memoir Provided by Author ⭐⭐⭐⭐ I really like this cover. It is so simple, but is so attractive and really catches the eye. And it continues onto the back. I’d show you that, but I don’t have a picture of it to share. Sorry.… Continue reading Why She Left

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Rings on Her Fingers

Rings on Her Fingers Psychic Seasons #1 ReGina Welling Amazon, Feb 2017 590 pages Paranormal Romantic Cozy Mystery Purchased for Kindle App ⭐⭐⭐⭐ There are two sets of covers. One with seasonal trees and the one I have with the more celestial artwork. I really like the celestial set. They feel contemporary to me and… Continue reading Rings on Her Fingers