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Metaphysical Fiction

The Path of Temptation – Beth Hildenbrand

Metaphysical Fiction, Gothic Fiction, Poetry, Young Adult (12-18) ★★★★ What I Love About This Book of Poetry:I am not really a Dark Fantasy reader. However, Beth's writing is well done and relatable. This short book of poetry is enticing, thrill-seeking, eclectic and page turning. Why You Should Read This Book: Not for the faint of… Continue reading The Path of Temptation – Beth Hildenbrand

Contemporary Romance

Smoke and Mirrors – Norma Marie

Contemporary Romance, Author Debut ★★★★★ Book # 1 in Mirror Series Norma Marie's debut novel is brilliantly written. Smoke & Mirrors was everything that I hoped it would be. For a debut novel, Norma Marie is strong in developing her characters, sharing their backstory and leaving a little bit to the imagination of the reader.… Continue reading Smoke and Mirrors – Norma Marie

Historical Irish Fiction

Last Port of Call – Jean Grainger

Irish Historical Fiction ★★★★★ Book #1 in the Queenstown Series I am so excited for you to read book #1 in Jean Grainger's new series! I have been waiting for this book for months! Jean Grainger does not disappoint! The setting is in Queenstown, Cork, Ireland. The year is 1912. The main character is Harp,… Continue reading Last Port of Call – Jean Grainger

Historical Romance

Zara & William – Anne C. West

Historical Romance ★★★★★ This fast paced, page turning romance is just what I expected from Anne. I love the sweet friendship between Zara & William. I liked the method used to tell the readers about the basic conflict and I enjoyed hearing more about Zara's background. Of course, I enjoy the appearances of characters from… Continue reading Zara & William – Anne C. West

Medical Thriller

Biohacker – Leonard Carpenter

Science Fiction, Medical Thriller, Medical Fiction ★★★★ Biohacker is a suspenseful, action packed Sci-fi thriller. This book was written well before today’s current events, however, it can very much be a story about what the world is currently experiencing. Biohacker involves a man made bioweapon that is unleashed unbeknownst to the world. Once it is… Continue reading Biohacker – Leonard Carpenter

Jewish American Fiction

We Were the Lucky Ones – Georgia Hunter

Jewish American Fiction, Historical Biographical Fiction, Jewish Literature ★★★★★ I am an avid reader and I enjoy reading historical fiction novels. I do not give 5 stars on books very often. However, this book is worth it!This novel is breathtakingly well written. I felt as though I was there with the characters. This book is… Continue reading We Were the Lucky Ones – Georgia Hunter

Romance Suspense

The Truth Keeps Silent – AV Asher

Romance Suspense, Legal Thrillers, Action and Adventure ★★★★★ AV Asher is an author you need to follow! "The Truth Keeps Silent" is an epic debut novel. This book blew me away. If you enjoy Romantic Suspense, this book needs to be added to your TBR list! From the author: "Where do you run when everything… Continue reading The Truth Keeps Silent – AV Asher

Historical Fiction

Eternal – Lisa Scottoline

Historical Fiction, WWII Historical Fiction, Women's Sagas ★★★★★ Since Lisa Scottoline's first book "Everywhere that Mary Went" in 1994, I have been hooked on her writing. Lisa usually writes mystery and suspense novels and "Eternal" is her first Historical Fiction novel. Eternal was more than I thought it was going to be. I could not… Continue reading Eternal – Lisa Scottoline

Contemporary Romance

Mirror Image – Norma Marie

Contemporary Romance, Novella ★★★★★ Novella to Smoke & Mirrors "That's what we do" … such powerful and controlling words. Yet all too often speak about toxic relationships. Norma's writing is captivating. Throughout the novella, I cried powerful tears of both sadness and joy! I also wanted to scream and through my kindle across the room.… Continue reading Mirror Image – Norma Marie

Psychological Thriller

The Shadow Box – Luanne Rice

Psychological Thriller, Family Life Fiction ★★★★★ I have been reading Luanne Rice's books for over 25 years. I really enjoy her writing style and her creativity. Her last 3 books have shown a shift in her writing and the stories told. Fair warning: "The Shadow Box" is full of trigger issues. If it is difficult… Continue reading The Shadow Box – Luanne Rice

Mystery Romance

Buried In Secrets – Denise Grover Swank

Mystery Romance, Women's Sleuths Book #4 in the Carly Moore Series ★★★★★ Buried in Secrets is book #4 in the Carly Moore Series. This book was EVERYTHING that I needed it to be. Not only are we learning more about Carly and the mess she has found herself in. She has a new murder mystery… Continue reading Buried In Secrets – Denise Grover Swank