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: Five Presidents by Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin

Title: Five PresidentsAuthor: Clint Hill & Lisa McCubbinPublication: May 3, 2016Publisher:  Gallery BooksGenre: BiographiesPages: 465 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Secret Service agent Clint Hill brings history intimately and vividly to life as he reflects on his seventeen years protecting the most powerful office in the nation. Hill walked alongside Presidents Dwight …

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BOOK REVIEW: Hers To Tame by Rhenna Morgan

Title: Hers To TameAuthor: Rhenna MorganPublication: March 16, 2020Publisher:  Carina PressGenre: Contemporary RomancePages: 352 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) As an avtoritet for the most powerful crime syndicate in New Orleans, Kir Vasilek doesn’t act without purpose, doesn’t speak without thought and never, ever loses his cool. The lives of his brothers, his family, depend …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang

Title: The Kiss QuotientAuthor: Helen HoangPublication: June 5, 2018Publisher:  Penguin GroupGenre: RomancePages: 333 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Stella Lane thinks math is the only thing that unites the universe. She comes up with algorithms to predict customer purchases — a job that has given her more money than she knows what …

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BOOK REVIEW: Surgical Complications by JM Spade

Title: Surgical ComplicationsAuthor: JM SpadePublication: January 12, 2020Publisher:  Amazon ServicesGenre: Medical RomancePages: 32 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Kelly is a people pleaser and enjoys working as a nurse on the medical-surgical floor of the hospital. She’s also an avid Wildcat football fan. On opening day, she agrees to work rather than …

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TV RECAP: Outlander – S5:E3 – Free Will

**SPOILER ALERT** If you have not seen the most recent episode of Outlander, stop reading now. Spoilers are ahead. **SPOILER ALERT** **SPOILER ALERT** As the episode opens Claire is feeding the bread that she hopes to grow Penicillin.  Marasli wants to know how she knows what to look for.  Why can’t …

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BOOK REVIEW: Runaway Tess by JM Spade

Title: Runaway TessAuthor: JM SpadePublication: March 17, 2020Publisher:  Amazon Digital ServicesGenre: Medical Romance, Medical FictionPages: 188 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) A new job and a new city every few months is what Tess lives for. The adventure of constant change drives her passion for travel nursing. At least that’s what she’s …

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BOOK REVIEW: Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson

Title: Snow Falling on CedarsAuthor: David GutersonPublication: September 12, 1994Publisher:  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Genre: Contemporary FictionPages: 482 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) San Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But in 1954 a local fisherman is …

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TV RECAP: Outlander – S5:E2 – Between Two Fires

**SPOILER ALERT** SPOILERS LIE AHEAD! IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN EPISODE 2, DO NOT CONTINUE. **SPOILER ALERT** The episode opens with the regulator group pulling some of the prominent men of the local town outside to tar and feather them.  Murtagh is leading the group.  I just assumed that when Jamie told Murtagh to …

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BOOK REVIEW: Her Homecoming Wish by Jo McNally

Title: Her Homecoming WishAuthor: Jo McNallyPublication: February 1, 2020Publisher: HarlequinGenre: RomancePages: 288 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Mackenzie Wallace hopes there’s still some bad boy lurking beneath single father Danny Adams’s upright exterior. Being the proverbial good girl left her brokenhearted and alone in the past. Now she’s back in town and …

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