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Elizabeth Cole

Stay-at-home mom to two children and one toddler. I love to read, travel (haven't done it in a while), and cook. Born and raised in Three Rivers, Michigan and currently, reside in Northern Michigan. Can't wait to start sharing my book thoughts/ reviews with you!!

BOOK REVIEW: Don’t Read the Comments by Eric Smith

Title: Don’t Read the CommentsAuthor: Eric SmithPublication: January 28, 2020Publisher: Inkyard PressGenre: Teen & YA FictionPages: 368 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Divya Sharma is a queen. Or she is when she’s playing Reclaim the Sun, the year’s hottest online game. Divya—better known as popular streaming gamer D1V—regularly leads her #AngstArmada on …

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BOOK REVIEW: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

Title: Before We Were YoursAuthor: Lisa WingatePublication: June 6, 2017Publisher: Ballantine BooksGenre: Historical FictionPages: 352 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Memphis, 1939. Twelve-year-old Rill Foss and her four younger siblings live a magical life aboard their family’s Mississippi River shantyboat. But when their father must rush their mother to the hospital one …

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BOOK REVIEW: Heroes Wear Stethoscopes by J.M. Spade

Title: Heroes Wear StethoscopesAuthor: J.M. SpadePublication: December 14, 2019Publisher: Self-PublishedGenre: Medical FictionPages: 360 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Kate has worked as a nurse in the emergency room for over twenty years, is married to a successful orthopedic surgeon, and is raising three teenagers. When she starts experiencing personality changes, such as …

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BOOK TO MOVIE: Where’d You Go, Bernadette

I had seen this book around but never read it.  I don’t know why it is something that I would read.  Maybe it was the cover of the book that put me off.  A woman with oversized glasses and that is it.  However, when I saw the trailer for the …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

Title: The Bear and the NightingaleAuthor: Katherine ArdenPublication: January 10, 2017Publisher: Random HouseGenre: FantasyPages: 370 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn’t mind—she spends the winter nights huddled around the embers …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan

Title: The Royal WeAuthor: Heather Cocks and Jessica MorganPublication: April 7, 2015Publisher: Grand Central Publishing/Hatchette Book GroupGenre: Romance, Women’s FictionPages: 497 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) American Rebecca Porter was never one for fairy-tales. Her twin sister Lacey was always the romantic, the one who daydreamed of being a princess. But it’s …

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BOOK REVIEW: See You in the Piazza by Frances Mayes

Title: See You in the PiazzaAuthor: Frances MayesPublication: March 12, 2019Publisher: CrownGenre: Tour GuidesPages: 448 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) The Roman Forum, the Leaning Tower, the Piazza San Marco: these are the sights synonymous with Italy. But such landmarks only scratch the surface of this magical country’s offerings. In See You in …

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BOOK REVIEW: To Bed the Bride by Karen Ranney

Title: To Bed the BrideAuthor: Karen RanneyPublication: November 26, 2019Publisher: Harper CollinsGenre: RomancePages: 384 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) New York Times Bestselling Author Karen Ranney’s captivating series concludes with a tale of opposites whose attraction scorches a trail from the Highlands to the glittering halls of London—and courts scandal at every turn …

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BOOK REVIEW: Restless Rancher by Jennifer Ryan

Title: Restless RancherAuthor: Jennifer RyanPublication: November 12, 2019Publisher: Harper CollinsGenre: RomancePages: 384 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) One minute down-on-his-luck rancher Austin Hubbard slept soundly, the next, a sassy spitfire dumped a pitcher of water on his head and woke him up—in more ways than one. Hired to help him rebuild his …

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