More Than a Soldier by D.M. Annechino | Book Spotlight, Author Interview & Giveaway

  Book Spotlight Feeling a patriotic duty to defend his country after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, seventeen year old, Angelo J. DiMarco, enlists in the U.S. Army. Severely short of frontline fighters, the Army rushes Angelo through Ranger training and sends him to Italy as part of the 1st Ranger Battalion. …

And After the Fire by Lauren Belfer | Review

Synopsis: The New York Times-bestselling author of A Fierce Radiance and City of Light returns with a new powerful and passionate novel—inspired by historical events—about two women, one European and one American, and the mysterious choral masterpiece by Johann Sebastian Bach that changes both their lives. In the ruins of …

LAUNCH DAY for A Portrait of Emily Price by Katherine Reay | Review and Invitation

From Goodreads: Art restorer Emily Price has never encountered anything she can’t fix—until she meets Ben, an Italian chef, who seems just right. But when Emily follows Ben home to Italy, she learns that his family is another matter . . . Emily Price—fix-it girl extraordinaire and would-be artist—dreams of …

Cold Spring Harbor by Richard Yates

Cold Spring Harbor by Richard Yates Published by Bantam on October 9, 2013 Source: Purchased Pages: Kindle edition, 194 pages Available from Amazon | Barnes & Noble     Richard Yates’s Cold Spring Harbor details the stresses and tensions of living as a young couple, Evan and Rachel Shephard, in New York in the 1940’s. After a …