Book Review

I Want You to Know We’re Still Here

I Want You to Know We’re Still Here A Post-Holocaust Memoir Esther Safran Foer Tim Duggan Books, Mar 2020 288 pages Memoir, Historical, Holocaust, Genealogy Provided by Edelweiss ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is perfect for this story. It looks like an old photograph, which I’m sure it was taken from. The subtle font in pale gray… Continue reading I Want You to Know We’re Still Here

Book Review

Highland Sword

Released March 31, 2020 Highland Sword A Royal Highlander Novel May McGoldrick St. Martin’s Press, Mar 2020 320 pages Historical Romance, Scottish historical romance Pub’s rep via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐🌙 I like the cover with just a suggestion of rich surroundings and the young couple, supposedly Morrigan and Aidan. Once again, I have a book that… Continue reading Highland Sword

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Being Released Today!

Genesis Rising Elle Lewis When I got the second book in the series, I immediately had to read the first one since this is my usual way to do things. And it was certainly worth it! Dark Touch is great! I won’t do a total review, but just say a bit. Sloan is our heroine… Continue reading Being Released Today!

Book Review

The Yellow Bird Sings

The Yellow Bird Sings Jennifer Rosner Flatiron Books, Mar 2020 304 pages Historical novel, WWII Triggers: rape, abortion, racial segregation, war. NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is simple and most misleading as to any clue to the story. Well, unless you picture this as what Shira sees in her mind. No, I don’t believe Shira ever… Continue reading The Yellow Bird Sings

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The Disharmony of Silence

The Disharmony of Silence Linda Rosen Black Rose Writing, Mar 5, 2020 296 pages Cultural Family Story, Jewish, Genealogy Provided by publisher via NetGalley ⭐⭐⭐⭐ 🌙 The cover doesn’t really look like much initially. The bow doesn’t look like much of a bow and you really can’t see too much of the cameo. And the… Continue reading The Disharmony of Silence

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The Words I Never Wrote

The Words I Never Wrote Jane Thynne Ballantine Books, Jan 2020 380 pages Historical Fiction, WWII Borrowed from Derry Public Library ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is interesting with the misty background of a city then the woman in a tailored suit looking pensive. In front of that is the old typewriter with the title typed on… Continue reading The Words I Never Wrote

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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?

Book Review

Blood Curse

Blood Curse Misty Cedars - Vampire Edition, Book 1 Adrienne Blake Sep 2019 154 pages Paranormal Sizzling Cozy Kindle Unlimited ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The cover is very dramatic and so cool with the graveyard in the background and the moon and clouds with all that golden magic swishing around. Oh yeah, and the lovely lady with the… Continue reading Blood Curse

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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