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: Idiot by Laura Clery

Title: IdiotAuthor: Laura CleryPublication: September 24, 2019Publisher: Simon & SchusterGenre: BiographyPages: 196 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Laura Clery makes a living by sharing inappropriate comedy sketches with millions of strangers on the Internet. She writes songs about her anatomy, talks trash about her one-eyed rescue pug, and sexually harasses her husband, …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden

Title: The Girl in the TowerAuthor: Katherine ArdenPublication: December 5 2017Publisher: Random HouseGenre: FantasyPages: 383 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Orphaned and cast out as a witch by her village, Vasya’s options are few: resign herself to life in a convent, or allow her older sister to make her a match with …

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BOOK REVIEW: Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen

Title: Garden SpellsAuthor: Sarah Addison AllenPublication: August 28, 2007Publisher: Random HouseGenre: FantasyPages: 321 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) The women of the Waverley family — whether they like it or not — are heirs to an unusual legacy, one that grows in a fenced plot behind their Queen Anne home on Pendland …

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BOOK REVIEW: Secret Crush Seduction by Jaycie Lee

Title: Secret Crush SeductionAuthor: Jaycie LeePublication: September 1, 2020Publisher: HarlequinGenre: Asian American LiteraturePages: 183 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) She’s done waiting for what she really wants…“If I don’t have you after that kiss,I’ll burn to dust from the inside out…”Aspiring fashion designer Adelaide Song wants to prove she’s more than just a pampered …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Pink Steering Wheel Chronicles: A Love Story by Laura Fahrenthold

Title: The Pink Steering Wheel Chronicles: A Love StoryAuthor: Laura FahrentholdPublication: June 26, 2018Publisher: Hatherleigh PressGenre: Non-FictionPages: 304 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) The Pink Steering Wheel Chronicles presents a moving portrait of life told with unflinching honesty about marriage, motherhood and mourning. Laura Fahrenthold-Pittman knew that to cope with her painful loss, …

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BOOK REVIEW: Rules of the Road by Ciara Geraghty

Title: Rules of the RoadAuthor: Ciara GeraghtyPublication: August 4, 2020Publisher: Park RowGenre: FictionPages: 401 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) When Iris Armstrong goes missing, her best friend Terry—wife, mother and all-around worrier—is convinced something bad has happened. And when she finds her glamorous, feisty friend, she’s right: Iris is setting out on …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Cottingley Secret by Hazel Gaynor

Title: The Cottingley SecretyAuthor: Hazel GaynorPublication: August 1, 2017Publisher: William Morrow PaperbacksGenre: Biographical Historical FictionPages: 416 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) 1917… It was inexplicable, impossible, but it had to be true—didn’t it? When two young cousins, Frances Griffiths and Elsie Wright from Cottingley, England, claim to have photographed fairies at the …

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BOOK REVIEW: When We Left Cuba by Chanel Cleeton

Title: When We Left CubaAuthor: Chanel CleetonPublication: April 9, 2019Publisher: BerkleyGenre: Historical FictionPages: 364 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Beautiful. Daring. Deadly.  The Cuban Revolution took everything from sugar heiress Beatriz Perez–her family, her people, her country. Recruited by the CIA to infiltrate Fidel Castro’s inner circle and pulled into the dangerous …

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