Book Review

The Last Real Cowboy

The Last Real Cowboy Cold River Ranch #3 Caitlin Crews St. Martin’s, Jan 28, 2020 320 pages Western hometown romance Provided by Rep via NG ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is both attractive and appropriate for the book. Whose eye isn’t going to be caught by this great looking cowboy? And he’s half the story. The other… Continue reading The Last Real Cowboy

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Do I Have to Wear Black to a Funeral?

Do I Have to Wear Black to a Funeral? 112 Etiquette Guidelines for the New Rules of Death Florence Isaacs Countryman Press, 14 Jan 2020 176 pages Lifestyles - Grief/Funerals Provided by Edelweiss ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ This is a cover that I can applaud for such a book. It is made of different compartments, different blocks of… Continue reading Do I Have to Wear Black to a Funeral?

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The Gilweean Gateway

The Gilweean Gateway A Kaira Renn Novel #2 R.A. Lindo Dec 17, 2019 299 pages Fantasy Adventure Provided by the Author ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is very attractive and surely eye-catching. And now we have a really good look at Kaira Renn, the star of the series. She looks a bit older than I had pictured… Continue reading The Gilweean Gateway

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Bridge of Sighs and Dreams

Bridge of Sighs and Dreams Pamela Allegretto Booklocker.com.Inc, Sep 2015 458 pages WWII Historical Fiction Purchased for Kindle app ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is perfect. Not only is it the title of the book, but it is the talisman they all hold throughout, the hope they hold onto through all the trials and horrors of the… Continue reading Bridge of Sighs and Dreams

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This Book is Gray

This Book is Gray Lindsay Ward Two Lions, Expected Dec 1, 2019 40 pages Children’s book: colors, marginalizing Amazon First Picks ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is cute and totally appealing in spite of its lack of bright and cheerful colors. The values of gray and the energy created by the “brushstrokes” used work well. And then… Continue reading This Book is Gray

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Greta and the Giants

Greta and the Giants Zoe Tucker Zoe Persico, Illustrator Frances Lincoln Children’s Books 19 Nov 2019 32 pages Children’s Picture Books, Nature, Causes Provided by Edelweiss ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ This cover is amazing. You see the title in the opening created by the trees and the two giants, then you glance down and are caught and held… Continue reading Greta and the Giants

Book Review

Bells on Her Toes

Bells on Her Toes Psychic Seasons Book #2 ReGina Welling Amazon Digital, Aug 2014 214 pages Cozy Paranormal Romance Purchased for Kindle App ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ There are two covers for this series, as I mentioned in my review of the first book, Rings on Her Fingers. I really like this more celestial set of covers, so… Continue reading Bells on Her Toes

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Willow the Wildcat

Willow the Wildcat Lynne Rickards Kirsteen Harris-Jones Kelpies, May 2020 28 pages Children’s picture book Provided by Edelweiss ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ This cover is so cute! The colors are appealing and caught my eye immediately. And the adorable depiction of Willow made me want to play with the little kitties in the story. The story has enough… Continue reading Willow the Wildcat

Book Review

Nottingham

Nottingham Nathan Makaryk Narrated by Raphael Corkhill and Marisa Calin Macmillan Audio, Aug 2019 25 hrs, 25 min/ 469 pages print Historical fiction Purchased on Audible ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is great showing the castle at Nottingham done as a perspective drawing against a moody blue background with towering clouds forming behind it forecasting the troubles… Continue reading Nottingham

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Artful Alphabets

Artful Alphabets 55 Inspiring Hand Lettering Techniques and Ideas Joanne Sharpe North Light Books, 2018 144 pages Art how-to, Art reference Provided by NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is wonderfully colorful with a hand-drawn alphabet created by the author. It’s a perfect example of what’s inside for you when you delve into this fun book. While… Continue reading Artful Alphabets