Category: Women’s Fic – Chick-lit


REVIEW: Ghosts by Dolly Alderton
14th Jul / 0 Comments

REVIEW: Ghosts by Dolly Alderton

Ghosts by Dolly Alderton: Profound wisdom leaps off the pages as our protagonist Nina navigates a life thwarted with the perfect combination of liberation, self-reliance, security and absolute fear in Ghosts. Set in London, Nina progresses through an 18 month cycle in her early 30s, attempting to understand love, its gifts […]

REVIEW: Don’t Make Me Turn this Life Around by Camille Pagan
7th Jul / 0 Comments

REVIEW: Don’t Make Me Turn this Life Around by Camille Pagan

Engaging from beginning to end, Don’t Make Me Turn this Life Around by Camille Pagan explores a key impasse in Libby’s life, who lost her mum as a child to cancer, who recently lost her dad, who has been cancer-free herself for 10 years and yet, who when all things […]

REVIEW: What a Dog Knows by Susan Wilson
2nd Jul / 0 Comments

REVIEW: What a Dog Knows by Susan Wilson

What a Dog Knows by Susan Wilson: When young Ruby, aka Mary Jones’s abilities become a perceived devil issue at the convent for orphaned girls, Ruby knows it’s time to get out of dodge. As one decision leads to the next, Ruby finds herself in the care and tutelage of Madame […]

REVIEW: Lizzie & Dante by Mary Bly
28th Jun / 2 Comments

REVIEW: Lizzie & Dante by Mary Bly

In Lizzie & Dante by Mary Bly by Mary Bly, In her early thirties, Lizzie Delford shouldn’t be grappling with her mortality, but a recent, potentially deadly diagnosis changed everything. Her solution? After ending the school term at Fordham, where she teaches Shakespeare, Lizzie, her best friend Grey and his boyfriend […]

REVIEW: The Hope Chest by Carolyn Brown
25th Jun / 6 Comments

REVIEW: The Hope Chest by Carolyn Brown

The Hope Chest by Carolyn Brown is a story of love, forgiveness and finding oneself. Carolyn Brown always tells a story that warms the heart! Following Nanny Lucy O’Reilly’s death and a court battle over the contested will, the O’Reilly cousins, April, Nessa and Flynn arrive in Blossom, Texas to […]

REVIEW: Pack Up the Moon by Kristan Higgins
21st Jun / 2 Comments

REVIEW: Pack Up the Moon by Kristan Higgins

In Pack Up the Moon by Kristan Higgins, Lauren and Joshua’s relationship didn’t get off to the most auspicious start the first time they met. Both were in college at the time, still finding their way. But neither of them had a clue that their future romance would endure daily […]

REVIEW: Beth & Amy by Virginia Kantra
16th Jun / 0 Comments

REVIEW: Beth & Amy by Virginia Kantra

Beth & Amy by Virginia Kantra: The modern retake on Little Women and the second novel in the March Sisters Series, explores the lives and struggles of younger siblings Beth and Amy, who have grown up in their older sisters’ shadows. Both girls return home for older sister Jo’s wedding; Beth […]

REVIEW: The Checklist by Addie Woolridge
13th Jun / 0 Comments

REVIEW: The Checklist by Addie Woolridge

The Checklist by Addie Woolridge: Dylan is all about her lists and schedules, she likes her life to be orderly and methodical, so when her work sends her back home to Seattle she is less than thrilled. You see not only does her up and coming career depend on her saving a […]

REVIEW: Love for Beginners by Jill Shalvis
11th Jun / 2 Comments

REVIEW: Love for Beginners by Jill Shalvis

Love for Beginners by Jill Shalvis: I’ve been enjoying the Wildstone series, but I’m on the fence about this latest addition. Love for Beginners finds Emma, who awoke from a coma only to find her fiancé and best friend had fallen in love, learning to walk again. She quickly finds herself […]

REVIEW: The Summer of No Attachments by Lori Foster
10th Jun / 0 Comments

REVIEW: The Summer of No Attachments by Lori Foster

In The Summer of No Attachments (The Summer Friends #2) by Lori Foster, Veterinarian Ivey Anders has made a pact with herself to take some time this summer to actually have fun. And maybe even a fling. Having recently ended a going-nowhere relationship, she’s ready for some sunshine and (fleeting) […]