Tag Archives: Novel

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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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: She’s Faking It by Kristin Rockaway

Title: She’s Faking ItAuthor: Kristin RockawayPublication: June 30, 2020Publisher: Graydon HouseGenre: Women’s Fiction/RomancePages: 352 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) You can’t put a filter on reality. Bree Bozeman isn’t exactly pursuing the life of her dreams. Then again, she isn’t too sure what those dreams are. After dropping out of college, she’s …

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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 God Who Answers Us by Tina Downer

Title: The God Who Answers UsAuthor: Tina DownerPublication: April 29, 2020Publisher: Self-PublishedGenre: ReligionPages: 92 SYNOPSIS: (From Amazon) Does God hear me, does He answer prayers? Does He care? The God Who Answers Us shares personal life experiences and unexpected answers to prayers. You will be empowered to trust God, claim …

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BOOK REVIEW: Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton

Title: Next Year in HavanaAuthor: Chanel CleetonPublication: February 6, 2018Publisher: BerkleyGenre: Historical FictionPages: 394 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) After the death of her beloved grandmother, a Cuban-American woman travels to Havana, where she discovers the roots of her identity–and unearths a family secret hidden since the revolution… Havana, 1958. The daughter …

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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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BOOK REVIEW: Ten Days Gone by Beverly Long

Title: Tend Days GoneAuthor: Beverly LongPublication: February 18, 2020Publisher:  MIRAGenre: Mystery/Thriller/SuspensePages: 384 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) They know exactly when he’ll strike… They just have to find him first. In all their years working for the Baywood police department, detectives A.L. McKittridge and Rena Morgan have never seen anything like it. …

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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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