Book Review

Upcoming Release April 20th

Maggie Finds Her Muse Dee Ernst St. Martin’s Griffin, April 20, 2021, 304 pages Provided by Pub via NetGalley Contemporary Rom-Com ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ I absolutely loved this book! Maybe because I'm not a young thing, I can relate to Maggie's whole situation better. Work isn't going well, your relationship is trashed, you're tempted to go back… Continue reading Upcoming Release April 20th

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The Princess and the Rogue

The Princess and the Rogue Bow Street Bachelors #3 Kate Bateman St. Martin’s Press, Dec 2020, 334 pages Historical Romance, Regency Provided by Pub via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ This is the third book in this series, and it looks to me as if the printer is running out of ink for the covers. The backgrounds are… Continue reading The Princess and the Rogue

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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

Book Review

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

Book Review

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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The Matriarch, Women of the Dust #1

The Matriarch, Women of the Dust #1 Annabelle McInnes AKM Publishing Pty Ltd., Oct 2020, 358 pages Dystopian Fantasy Sci-Fi Provided by Pub via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐🌙 The artwork and richness of the colors used on the cover really drew my eye. I loved the cover. I read this book right after I got it and… Continue reading The Matriarch, Women of the Dust #1

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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Incandescence

Incandescence Shadowlight Book 1 Elena Leman Kindle, 377 pages Release date Nov 9, 2020 Fantasy ARC Provided by Author ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 5 Stars What a surprise! This fantasy was such a delight! The plotline was light and dark, with nice twists. The characters were so interesting and very individualistic. Our heroine, Orobella, is an interplanetary collector… Continue reading Incandescence