Tag: 2.5 Stars


REVIEW: Smooth as Silk by Alicia Hunter Pace
28th Jan / 0 Comments

REVIEW: Smooth as Silk by Alicia Hunter Pace

Smooth as Silk by Alicia Hunter Pace: Hyacinth sticks to her plans. Since her parents never stuck to any plans, she wants to assure herself that she is not like them. When it comes to her bridal shop, she runs a tight ship and has backup plans A, B, C for […]

REVIEW: Once Upon a Cabin by Patience Griffin
25th Nov / 0 Comments

REVIEW: Once Upon a Cabin by Patience Griffin

Once Upon a Cabin by Patience Griffin is the story of two sisters, Tori and McKenna St. James, who have been raised by their wealthy uncle. When his girlfriend helps him see that they girls need to learn to fend for themselves, he orders the sister to two separate towns in […]

REVIEW: The Butler by Danielle Steel
9th Nov / 0 Comments

REVIEW: The Butler by Danielle Steel

Steel’s The Butler appears to be a shift in narrative voice from her typical works, given that the central character is male and cut from a type of archaically soft mould that somehow wields power. And within chapters, it is clear that the removed panoramic style that she is famous for, […]

REVIEW: Last Seen Alone by Laura Griffin
16th Oct / 0 Comments

REVIEW: Last Seen Alone by Laura Griffin

In Last Seen Alone by Laura Griffin, Vanessa Adams has disappeared. Discovering a pool of blood in the woods near her abandoned car, homicide detective Brandon Reynolds believes the worst has happened. A business card for attorney Leigh Larson leads him to her office.

REVIEW: The Dog Share by Fiona Gibson
25th Mar / 0 Comments

REVIEW: The Dog Share by Fiona Gibson

In The Dog Share by Fiona Gibson, Suzy Medley is left a huge mess of a distillery in financial distress when her ex-boyfriend, who bought it, takes off. On the beach one day she comes across stray dog she has no intention of keeping, yet she can’t give him up. […]

REVIEW: Hot on the Ice by Anna Sugden
4th Mar / 2 Comments

REVIEW: Hot on the Ice by Anna Sugden

Hot on the Ice by Anna Sugden  finds chocolatier Lily Eddison and her partner about to lose the place where they currently make their chocolates. In need of an investor, hockey player Dante “Fireman” Taylor steps up, only Lily isn’t thrilled about it. Years earlier, Dante had broken Lily’s heart […]

REVIEW: Confessions of a Curious Bookseller by Elizabeth Green
12th Feb / 0 Comments

REVIEW: Confessions of a Curious Bookseller by Elizabeth Green

Confessions of a Curious Bookseller by Elizabeth Green: As a result of spending her childhood working in her fathers general store, Fawn Birchill, proud owner of the Curious Cat Emporium bookstore, has spent the last 20 years resenting her father and family whilst unknowingly pitting her successes against his previous […]

REVIEW: Happy Girl Lucky by Holly Smale
10th Feb / 0 Comments

REVIEW: Happy Girl Lucky by Holly Smale

Happy Girl Lucky by Holly Smale: Hope Valentine is actually her namesake in every conceivable way: bringing hope to her self-absorbed Valentine family, and die hard romantic Valentines Day type dreamer who literally stages whole scenes in her mind, playing out her perfect romantic encounter including re-takes of real life. The […]

REVIEW: Secret Nights with a Cowboy by Caitlin Crews
24th Jan / 2 Comments

REVIEW: Secret Nights with a Cowboy by Caitlin Crews

In Secret Nights with a Cowboy by Caitlin Crews, Riley Kittredge and Rae Trujillo had married right out of high school. Rae harbored a secret that Riley didn’t know about, yet it resulted in the end of the marriage. Despite what everyone thinks, they never got a divorce; for years […]

REVIEW: Deadly Past by Katie Reus
9th Jan / 2 Comments

REVIEW: Deadly Past by Katie Reus

Deadly Past by Katie Reus: After witnessing a crime, Autumn Perez was put into the Witness Protection program. Now, years later and living in Verona Bay, she has built herself a new life. One that she wants to include her neighbor, Sheriff Lincoln Jordan. One night together leads to an unexpected […]