Tag Archives: Novel

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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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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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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BOOK REVIEW: Almost Just Friends by Jill Shalvis

Title: Almost Just FriendsAuthor: Jill ShalvisPublication: January 21, 2020Publisher: William Morrow PaperbacksGenre: RomancePages: 384 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Piper Manning’s about as tough as they come, she’s had to be. She raised her siblings and they’ve thankfully flown the coop. All she has to do is finish fixing up the lake …

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