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: 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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BOOK REVIEW: Temporary Wife Temptation by Jayci Lee

Title: Temporary Wife TemptationAuthor: Jayci LeePublication: February 1, 2020Publisher: Harlequin DesireGenre: RomancePages: 224 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Garrett Song is this close to taking the reins of his family’s LA fashion empire…until the Song matriarch insists he marry her handpicked bride first. To block her matchmaking, he recruits Natalie Sobol to pose as …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

Title: The Starless SeaAuthor: Erin MorgensternPublication: November 5, 2019Publisher: DoubledayGenre: FantasyPages: 487 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Far beneath the surface of the earth, upon the shores of the Starless Sea, there is a labyrinthine collection of tunnels and rooms filled with stories. The entryways that lead to this sanctuary are often …

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BOOK REVIEW: Tunnel of Bones by Victoria Schwab

Title: Tunnel of BonesAuthor: Victoria SchwabPublication: September 3, 2019Publisher: Scholastic PressGenre: Children’s FantasyPages: 304 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Trouble is haunting Cassidy Blake . . . even more than usual. She (plus her ghost best friend, Jacob, of course) are in Paris, where Cass’s parents are filming their TV show about …

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