Kristin Downer

Super Mom and Awesomely Nerdy Lady who can’t stand to sit still. Delving into the online world I ran a successful online radio channel and blog that brought fans up close and personal with their favourite music, television and movie stars. Now, with my hilariously nerdy partners in crime, we are hiding our nerdyness no more! Twitter: @Kristin_Downer

BOOK REVIEW: The Girls Weekend by Jody Gehrman

Title: The Girls WeekendAuthor: Jody GehrmanPublication: August 11, 2020Publisher: Crooked Lane BooksGenre: Mystery, SuspensePages: 320 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Their reunion just became a crime scene . . . June Moody, a thirty-something English professor, just wants to get away from her recent breakup and reunite with girlfriends over summer break. …

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BOOK REVIEW: Little Secrets by Jennifer Hillier

Title: Little SecretsAuthor: Jennifer HillierPublication: April 21, 2020Publisher: Minotaur BooksGenre: Psychological ThrillerPages: 338 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Marin had the perfect life. Married to her college sweetheart, she owns a chain of upscale hair salons, and Derek runs his own company. They’re admired in their community and are a loving family. …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Keeper by Jessica Moor

Title: The KeeperAuthor: Jessica MoorPublication: March 10, 2020Publisher: Penguin BooksGenre: Mystery/ThrillerPages: 336 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) When Katie Straw’s body is pulled from the waters of the local suicide spot, the police are ready to write it off as a standard-issue female suicide. But the residents of the domestic violence shelter …

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BOOK REVIEW: Stranger In The Lake by Kimberly Belle

Title: Stranger In the LakeAuthor: Kimberly BellePublication: June 9, 2020Publisher: Park RowGenre: Mystery; Domestic ThrillerPages: 352 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) When Charlotte married the wealthy widower Paul, it caused a ripple of gossip in their small lakeside town. They have a charmed life together, despite the cruel whispers about her humble …

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BOOK REVIEW: Truths I Never Told You by Kelly Rimmer

Title: Truths I Never Told YouAuthor: Kelly RimmerPublication: April 14, 2020Publisher: Graydon House; HarlequinGenre: MysteryPages: 352 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) REVIEW: **A copy of this book was provided by the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.** Usually when I read a mystery novel I am expecting suspense and …

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AUDIO BOOK REVIEW: Love Is Not Enough by Mark Manson

Title: Love Is Not EnoughAuthor: Mark MansonPublication: March 26, 2020Publisher: Audible OriginalGenre: Self-helpLength: 7 hours 33 minutes SYNOPSIS: (From Amazon) Best-selling author Mark Manson brings his signature no-nonsense wisdom back to the subject he started his career covering: relationships. Being with your partner may feel like rainbows and unicorns, but …

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BOOK REVIEW: The One Who Got Away by L.A. Detwiler

Title: The One Who Got AwayAuthor: L.A. DetwilerPublication: February 19, 2020Publisher: HarperCollinsGenre: Mystery/ThrillerPages: 313 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Adeline Evans has recently moved into a home for the elderly. A safe space, where she can be cared for. When she begins to receive cryptic and threatening notes, she is certain that …

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BOOK REVIEW: Breathe by Stacey R. Campbell

Title: BreatheAuthor: Stacey R. CampbellPublication: February 14, 2020Publisher:  Amazon ServicesGenre: Teen & YA FictionPages: 208 SYNOPSIS: (From Amazon) COUNTDOWN TO A ROYAL WEDDING Some people say a wedding is the perfect place to find romance. That is certainly not the case when your sister is the queen of a small …

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BOOK REVIEW: Confessions About Colton by Olivia Harvard

Title: Confessions About ColtonAuthor: Olivia HarvardPublication: March 3, 2020Publisher:  Wattpad BooksGenre: Teen & YA FictionPages: 360 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Seven letters, seven confessions, seven clues. Colton Crest was the Golden Boy of Hampton High. However, during May, he mysteriously disappeared and returned like nothing ever happened. Something went wrong during …

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