All the Best People by Sonja Yoerg | Review

The truest, best love had nothing to do with luck. Luck was faithless, and worth little. True love wasn’t fancy and it wasn’t magical, but simply true in every sense: honest, loyal and sure. ~~ Sonja Yoerg, All the Best People Synopsis An intricately crafted story of madness, magic and misfortune across three generations from the … More All the Best People by Sonja Yoerg | Review

Deceiving Bella by Cate Beauman plus Bodyguards of L.A. County Series | Book Spotlight & Giveaway

Isabella Colby has always yearned for normalcy. Now that she’s settled in LA, she finally has it. Good friends, a pretty home, and her thriving career as the Palisades’ top skincare specialist are a dream come true. Bella is content until she meets her hunky new neighbor, but her attraction to the blue-eyed cutie is … More Deceiving Bella by Cate Beauman plus Bodyguards of L.A. County Series | Book Spotlight & Giveaway

Red-Tailed Hawk by Nancy Schoellkopf | Review + Giveaway

Mariah watched as the bird lit in the branches of a plane tree forty feet or more above the ground. She could see his hooked beak, his outward-searching eyes. The hawk leaned forward; he was watching her too. They made eye contact, held each other’s gaze. Red-Tailed Hawk, p. 9 Book Description When Mariah Easter … More Red-Tailed Hawk by Nancy Schoellkopf | Review + Giveaway

The Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian | Review

In The Sandcastle Girls, Chris Bohjalian weaves a “spellbinding tale…between Aleppo, Syria, in 1915 and Bronxville, New York, in 2012—a sweeping historical love story steeped in the author’s Armenian heritage, making it his most personal novel to date.” ~Synopsis for Hardcover edition via Goodreads Book Description One woman’s journey into her family’s past reveals a shocking story that … More The Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian | Review

The Little Red Chairs by Edna O’Brien | Review

  From Goodreads: A woman discovers that the foreigner she thinks will redeem her life is a notorious war criminal. Vlad, a stranger from Eastern Europe masquerading as a healer, settles in a small Irish village where the locals fall under his spell. One woman, Fidelma McBride, becomes so enamored that she begs him for … More The Little Red Chairs by Edna O’Brien | Review