Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Sophia Rose reviews Witch Hits the Beach by Ani Gonzalez

Today Sophia Rose brings us a unique beach read for your cozy enjoyment.
Take it away Sophia Rose
enjoy!


Witch Hits the Beach by Ani Gonzalez
#5 Main Street Witches
Cozy Mystery
Publisher:  self
Published:  8.11.19
ASIN  B07WG9YGCX
Pages:  184
Rating: 4
Format:  ebook
Source:  Kindle Unlimited
Sellers:  Amazon

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Saturday, August 10, 2019

Some much deserved R&R




After the spring and summer of flooding I wasn't sure we'd make our Florida vacation that we first planned in May, but alas we're going my darling daughter and son-in-law are taking us.
A week or so after we return I'll also return to full time blogging, the break has been needed but its time to get back.

See you Soon
      Wish you were here! :)






Monday, August 5, 2019

Macmillan audio review of The Guest Book by Sarah Blake narrated by Orlagh Cassidy

Things are slowly getting back to normal and I should have the blog up and running full time later this month but until then I have a few reviews ready to go.
Fingers Crossed X


Sarah Blake is an auto buy for my but when I agreed to review the Macmillan Audio I met another side to this fabulous author.
Enjoy!




ISBN-13:
 9781250220868
Publisher: Macmillan Audio

Release Date: 5-7-2019

Length:
 16hrs-42mins
Source:
 Macmillan Audio for Review
Buy It: Audible

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Overview:

The thought-provoking new audiobook by New York Times bestselling author Sarah Blake

A lifetime of secrets. A history untold.

No. It is a simple word, uttered on a summer porch in 1936. And it will haunt Kitty Milton for the rest of her life. Kitty and her husband, Ogden, are both from families considered the backbone of the country. But this refusal will come to be Kitty’s defining moment, and its consequences will ripple through the Milton family for generations. For while they summer on their island in Maine, anchored as they are to the way things have always been, the winds of change are beginning to stir.

In 1959 New York City, two strangers enter the Miltons’ circle. One captures the attention of Kitty’s daughter, while the other makes each of them question what the family stands for. This new generation insists the times are changing. And in one night, everything does.

So much so that in the present day, the third generation of Miltons doesn’t have enough money to keep the island in Maine. Evie Milton’s mother has just died, and as Evie digs into her mother’s and grandparents’ history, what she finds is a story as unsettling as it is inescapable, the story that threatens the foundation of the Milton family myth.

Moving through three generations and back and forth in time, The Guest Book asks how we remember and what we choose to forget. It shows the untold secrets we inherit and pass on, unknowingly echoing our parents and grandparents. Sarah Blake’s triumphant novel tells the story of a family and a country that buries its past in quiet, until the present calls forth a reckoning.


Thursday, August 1, 2019

The Great flood of 2019


Many of you know that I was personally impacted by the spring flooding of the Mississippi river in my rural farming community of Portage Des Sioux in St. Charles County Missouri where both the big rivers the Mississippi and the Missouri were near record flood levels.

Here's a picture taken during the worse of the flooding and if you look close up in the far left corner I've marked my house.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Sophia Rose Reviews - The Poison Thread by Laura Purcell

I know I've been gone awhile but have no fear I'll be back soon almost finished getting my house back in order then off to Florida for vacation and I'll have a special post to update you all on what's happened this spring and summer tomorrow. 

But today it's Sophia Rose's turn to tell you all about a bone chilling gothic horror. It's definitely one thing guaranteed to give you goose bumps even when it's 90º outside.
Sophia Rose take it away!
Enjoy!


The Poison Thread by Laura Purcell
Historical Gothic Horror
Publisher:  Penguin
Published:  6.18.19
ISBN:  0143134051
Pages:  368
Rating: 3.5 Stars
Format:  Trade Paperback
Source:  Publisher
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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Showcase The Snakes by Sadie Jones

When I read the blurb to The Snakes by Sadie Jones I knew i had to have a copy and I had to showcase it. Read all about it and enjoy the excerpt.


ISBN-13:
 9780062897022
Publisher: Harper Collins

Release Date: 6-25-2019

Length:
 448pp

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Overview:
“The Snakes is many things—a parable and an ancient drama where a father’s greed devours his children, a police procedural, an avid take on tabloid venality, and a bitter comedy, superbly observed, where behind a woman’s eyes she is ‘all movement inside herself, like a wasp in a glass.’ I admit that I’m still shaken by parts of this novel. Sadie Jones writes with pitiless aplomb and corrosive intelligence.” --Louise Erdrich

A chilling page-turner and impossible to put down, THE SNAKES is Sadie Jones at her best: breathtakingly powerful, brilliantly incisive, and utterly devastating.
Recently married, psychologist Bea and Dan, a mixed-race artist, rent out their tiny flat to escape London for a few precious months. Driving through France they visit Bea's dropout brother Alex at the hotel he runs in Burgundy. Disturbingly, they find him all alone and the ramshackle hotel deserted, apart from the nest of snakes in the attic.
When Alex and Bea's parents make a surprise visit, Dan can't understand why Bea is so appalled, or why she's never wanted him to know them; Liv and Griff Adamson are charming and rich. They are the richest people he has ever met. Maybe Bea's ashamed of him, or maybe she regrets the secrets she's been keeping.
Tragedy strikes suddenly, brutally, and in its aftermath the family is stripped back to its heart, and then its rotten core, and even Bea with all her strength and goodness can't escape.



Wednesday, July 10, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Showcase A Monster Of All Time by JT Hunter a Partners in Crime blog tour

Welcome to my stop on the A Monster for All Time by JT Hunter blog tour sponsored by Partners in Crime. Read all about it then enter the #Giveaway.
Enjoy!


A Monster Of All Time

by J.T. Hunter

on Tour July 1-31, 2019

 

A Monster Of All Time by J.T. Hunter

The True Story of Danny Rolling, The Gainesville Ripper

Ambitious, attractive, and full of potential, five young college students prepared for the new semester. They dreamed of beginning careers and starting families. They had a lifetime of experiences in front of them. But death came without warning in the dark of the night.

Brutally ending five promising lives, leaving behind three gruesome crime scenes, the Gainesville Ripper terrorized the University of Florida, casting an ominous shadow across a frightened college town.

What evil lurked inside him?

What demons drove him to kill?

What made him A Monster of All Time?


Book Details:

Genre: True Crime
Published by: RJ Parker Publishing
Publication Date: September 4th 2018
Number of Pages: 304
ISBN: 1987902521 (ISBN13: 9781987902525)
Purchase Links: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Goodreads

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Showcase Crashing the A List by Summer Heacock

When I first saw the cover of this book I thought it just screamed summer read and I knew I wanted it on my shelf, if you're lucky you could #win a copy too thanks to Summer's author Mira. Details below.
Enjoy!


ISBN-13:
 9780778369288
Publisher: Mira

Release Date: 7-9-2019

Length:
 400 pp

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Overview:
She’s doing all the wrong things for all the right reasons.

After four months of unemployment, former book editor Clara Montgomery is officially stuck—stuck sleeping on her little brother’s ugly couch in Queens, stuck scrolling through job listings in search of a new editorial position…and just desperate enough to take on a temporary gig clearing out abandoned storage units. If nothing else, she’s determined to keep her rapidly dwindling savings account intact.

Unfortunately, she is in no way prepared for stumbling upon dead snakes or dealing with glass jars that she’s convinced are full of pickled eyeballs. And why does everything seem to smell like beets?

Then Clara comes across a unit that was once owned by an escort service and finds the brothel “résumé” of a younger Caspian Tiddleswich, an astonishingly famous British actor. She has no intention of cashing in on her discovery, but her awkward attempts to reassure Caspian that his secret is safe go awry. Now Caspian is convinced that Clara is a blackmailer, the tabloids have her pegged as Caspian’s newest girlfriend…and Clara begins to find the A-lister’s charms more irresistible than she expected.



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Monday, July 8, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Showcase A Family of Strangers by Emilie Richards

Emily Richards has been a go to author of mine for years so when I signed up for a review and giveaway I thought no problem, what I didn't count on was mother nature's fury and the great flood of '19 happening (repairs and restorations are happening as we speak). So stay tuned for my review in the near future and get ready for a Showcase of this fabulous story plus a chance to win a copy of your own thanks to Emily's publisher, Mira. Details below
Enjoy!


ISBN-13:
 9780778307853
Publisher: Mira

Release Date: 6-25-2019

Length:
 496pp

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Overview:
Could a lifetime of memories…be a lifetime of lies?

All her life Ryan Gracey watched her perfect older sister from afar. Knowing she could never top Wendy’s achievements, she didn’t even try. Instead Ryan forged her own path while her family barely seemed to notice.

Now Wendy shares two little girls with her perfect husband while Ryan mourns the man she lost after a nearly fatal mistake in judgment. The sisters’ choices have taken them in different directions, which is why Ryan is stunned when Wendy calls, begging for her help. There’s been a murder—and Wendy believes she’ll be wrongfully accused.

While Wendy lies low, Ryan moves back to their hometown to care for the nieces she hardly knows. The sleuthing skills she’s refined as a true-crime podcaster quickly rise to the surface as she digs for answers with the help of an unexpected ally. Yet the trail of clues Wendy’s left behind lead to nothing but questions. Blood may be thicker than water, but what does Ryan owe a sister who, with every revelation, becomes more and more a stranger?

Is Wendy, who always seemed so perfect, just a perfect liar—or worse?



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A Family of Strangers US & Canada ONLY
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Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Rouge by Richard Kirshenbaum Blog Tour


Welcome to my stop on the Rouge by Richard Kirshenbaum blog tour.

Richard Kirshenbaum’s delicious new novel ROUGE (St. Martin’s Press, June 25th, $27.99) is a sexy, glamorous journey into the rivalry of the pioneers of powder, mascara and rouge. Kirshenbaum, the master marketer and chronicler of New York’s moneyed class (his New York Observer column-turned-book “Isn’t That Rich?” is a must-read), gives readers a rare front row seat, delving into the world of high society and business through the rivalry of two beauty industry icons.

ISBN-13:
 9781250150967
Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Release Date: 6-25-2019

Length:
 320
Blog tour 6-25-2019 through 7-9-2019
Buy It: Amazon/B&N/Kobo

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Overview:
Like Swans of Fifth Avenue and Truman Capote’s Answered Prayers, Richard Kirshenbaum's Rouge gives readers a rare front row seat into the world of high society and business through the rivalry of two beauty industry icons, by the master marketer and chronicler of the over-moneyed.

Rouge is a sexy, glamorous journey into the rivalry of the pioneers of powder, mascara and rouge.

This fast-paced novel examines the lives, loves, and sacrifices of the visionaries who invented the modern cosmetics industry: Josiah Herzenstein, born in a Polish Jewish Shtlel, the entrepreneur who transforms herself into a global style icon and the richest woman in the world, Josephine Herz; Constance Gardiner, her rival, the ultimate society woman who invents the door-to-door business and its female workforce but whose deepest secret threatens everything; CeeCee Lopez, the bi-racial beauty and founder of the first African American woman’s hair relaxer business, who overcomes prejudice and heartbreak to become her community’s first female millionaire. The cast of characters is rounded out by Mickey Heron, a dashing, sexy ladies' man whose cosmetics business is founded in a Hollywood brothel. All are bound in a struggle to be number one, doing anything to get there…including murder.


Friday, June 28, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Twisted Family Values Interview with author V.C. Chickering

Today I'm welcoming V.C. Chickering back to the blog I interviewed her for her debut "fun/racy romp"novel Nookietown in 2016.  Her sophomore offering Twisted Family Values is a four generation dysfunctional family saga. Read our chat and don't miss your chance to #win a copy in the #giveaway, and look for my review soon.
Enjoy!


ISBN-13:
 9781466871939
Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Release Date: 6-25-2019

Length:
 352 pp

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Overview:

An unpredictable and entertaining tale of secrets, desires, and forgiveness spanning four generations of an American family.

In WASPy Larkspur, New Jersey, social expectations and decorum rule, and Marjorie and Dunsfield Thornden are the envy of their neighbors. Their daughters Claire and Cat set the small town’s social calendar by throwing tastefully lavish family parties year round. Because it’s 1977, underage debauchery is to be expected—and Cat and Claire’s children, Bizzy and Choo, are at its very center.
Underneath their well-maintained veneer, the Thorndens are quite dysfunctional, but have always had their entitlement to fall back on. And while some are finally ready to accept what they’re willing to give up for the life that they think they deserve, secrets that should’ve never been kept—especially not from each other—are bubbling unattractively to the surface.
So when a scandal threatens to unravel this tight-lipped family and their secrets, the Thorndens will have to decide how much they’ll let decorum rule social mores dictate their decisions and how far they’ll go to keep some secrets just that. Any choice they make could mean freedom from expectations but will change the course of their family's legacy forever.



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Thursday, June 27, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Spotlight Blackquest by Jeff Bond a Partners in Crime Blog Tour

Welcome to my stop on the Blackquest by Jeff Bond blog tour sponsored by Partners in Crime Virtual tours 
Enjoy!



Blackquest 40 by Jeff Bond Banner

Blackquest 40

by Jeff Bond

on Tour May 13 - July 13, 2019

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Showcase Slow Dancing at Sunrise by Jo McNally

Welcome, today I'm showcasing Jo McNalley's Slow Dancing at Sunrise book one in her new Rendezvous Falls series. Now Jo is no stranger to Harlequin but this is her first full length novel.  Congrats Jo!
Enjoy!


ISBN-13:
 9781335006776
Publisher: Harlequin

Release Date: 6-25-2019

Length:
 384pp 
Rendezvous Falls #1

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Overview:

Welcome to Rendezvous Falls, New York, where love is where you least expect it…

When accountant Whitney Foster’s carefully calculated life blows up, she escapes to the one place that’s always felt like home. But Rendezvous Falls has changed since she’s been away. Her aunt Helen’s winery is in trouble. And she doesn’t trust the sexy, surly stranger working the vineyard as far as she can throw him.

Luke Rutledge would do anything for Helen, who’s been like a mother to him. Revive the winery? Sure. Repair her property? No problem. Tolerate Helen’s infuriating, big-shot niece? Well…maybe. But as he and Whitney are forced to work together to rebuild the business, her chilly facade reveals a woman as complex and intoxicating as a fine merlot. Throw in a matchmaking book club hell-bent on happily-ever-after and it’s a potent cocktail.

Love should never be calculated. But it doesn’t take Whitney’s math skills to see that this is adding to up to one tantalizing adventure…


Monday, June 24, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Eye For Eye Author J.K. Franco Q&A

Welcome to my stop on the Eye For Eye by J.K. Franco blog tour. Read all about this chilling novel, book one in his brand new Talion series. And J.K.'s publicist Smith Publicity is sponsoring a #Giveaway, details below.

Now this book is not for the feint of heart but fans of twisty turning thrillers get ready for your next must read.
Enjoy!


ISBN-13:
 978-1999318802
Publisher: Talion Press

Release Date: 6-22-2019

Length:
 432pp
Talion Series book 1
Buy It: Amazon (free on Kindle Unlimited)

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Overview:

"NEW TWIST ON STRANGERS ON A TRAIN" 

THE SUNDAY TIMES When I first met Susie, she appeared to be a normal, happily-married woman dealing with tragedy.Then, I uncovered her secrets. While I could understand everything that she’d done, I could never approve.But, knowing what she was capable of, it became clear that if I was going to survive her, I had to play by her rules.And, the first and most important rule is… leave no singing bones.


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Eye For Eye US & Canada ONLY

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Friday, June 21, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Darksight Interview with D.C. Mallery

I love books that overlap genres so when I found out what Darksight was about I knew I had to showcase it and pick the brain of author D.C. Mallery. Plus D.C.'s publicist Author/Guide is sponsoring a #Giveaway, details below.
Enjoy!


ISBN-13:
 978-1644370612
Publisher: Black Opal Books

Release Date: 6-8-2019

Length:
 358 pp
Buy It: Amazon/B&N

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Overview:

Audra Carter, a popular deejay in Manhattan, won’t let mere blindness keep her from living life her way, sometimes even riding her bicycle through town, relying on keen hearing and uncanny instincts to guide her. Her father, Jenson Carter, a neuroscientist, has devoted his career to finding a cure for her particular form of blindness. He now believes he has. With Audra and several other test subjects, Jenson takes his research to the next level, only to face apparent failure. Jenson becomes alarmed by several bizarre deaths involving the test subjects. He fears his experiment was hijacked by former colleagues with a secret agenda, but the police blame him for the deaths. Audra is kidnapped and forced to survive a series of terrifying ordeals designed to hone a new and dangerous kind of vision that the hijacked experiment unleashed: Darksight. As Jenson races to discover the truth and find his daughter, Audra struggles to survive increasingly-deadly challenges. Will Audra master her mysterious Darksight and defeat her captors to keep both her and her father alive?


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Darksight US ONLY
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Thursday, June 20, 2019

June '19 Harlequin Special Edition series showcase - Review It Started With a Pregnancy by Christy Jeffries

Welcome to the June '19 Harlequin Special Edition series showcase. Today I've got six fab tales and my review of It Started With a Pregnancy by fave Christy Jeffries. Plus here is a fun fact about Christy she is the daughter of bestseller Judy Duarte who also writes for Special Edition and they both have a novel out this month.
Enjoy!

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Showcase The Wedding Crasher by Nikki Stern a Partners in Crime blog tour

Welcome to my stop on The Wedding Crasher by Nikki Stern blog tour sponsored by Partners In Crime tours. Be sure to read all about it and don't forget to enter the #giveaway too!
Enjoy!

The Wedding Crasher

by Nikki Stern

on Tour June 1-30, 2019

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Showcase Amish Outsider by Marta Perry

Today I'm excited to bring you a showcase from a new to me author, Marta Perry about her brand new novel and number 1 in her brand new River Haven series, Amish Outsider.
Enjoy!


ISBN-13:
 9781335006783
Publisher: Harlequin

Release Date: 6-18-2019

Length:
 384pp
River Haven #1

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Overview:

The Amish of River Haven offer sanctuary and solace…even to those with a dangerous past.
In the wake of his estranged wife’s murder, widower Michael Forster returns to the Amish community he’d left as a teen. He wants a fresh start for himself and his daughter, Allie, away from those who still believe he’s guilty. In River Haven, a quieter life seems possible. If only Allie’s Amish schoolteacher, Catherine Brandt, was easier to ignore.

A problem solver by nature, Cathy can tell Allie’s withdrawn demeanor isn’t due to shyness. But getting through to Allie also means breaching her father’s hardened defenses. What starts as persistence soon grows into an attraction neither Cathy nor Michael saw coming. When the past suddenly threatens both his daughter and the woman he loves, Michael must risk everything to save them.


Monday, June 17, 2019

Love in the Afternoon by Karen Hawkins Release Day Blog Tour

Welcome to my stop on the Love in the Afternoon by Karen Hawkins release day blog tour learn a bit about it.
Enjoy!


Book details
LOVE IN THE AFTERNOON
A Dove Pond eNovella
By Karen Hawkins
On sale June 17, 2019
eBook - Price: $1.99 - ISBN: 9781982105587


Book description
Young widow Sofia Rodriquez has just accepted the position of greenhouse manager for Ava Dove’s booming herbal tea business. Sofia is delighted to have found a job that will make use of her gardening skills and allow her to spend time with her son, Noah, who has been diagnosed with Asperger’s. Adding to her joy is the charming farmhouse she’s renting on the edge of Dove Pond.

The only cloud on Sofia’s horizon is her next door neighbor, Jake, whose yard is a thorny jungle worthy of Sleeping Beauty. Soon enough, Sofia discovers that Jake himself is just as thorny and unpleasant as his yard.

After his fiancé left him, work-from-home IT whiz and game developer Jake Klaine has gone from Prince Charming to complete hermit. But Jake isn’t really alone; he’s living with a ghost: a (formerly) hairy man named Doyle who’s a fan of bad puns and who refuses to leave Jake’s bathtub. This is nothing new for Jake, as he’s been talking to ghosts since he was a boy. He finds real people harder to deal with, like the kid next door who won’t stop bugging him about the new game he’s developing.

Sofia and Jake know all too well that life isn’t a game. They’ve both lost the person they loved most. But under the watchful eye of the ghostly Doyle and Sofia’s new friend Ava, who has abilities of her own, Jake and Sofia decide to take a chance and let in an outsider. Soon they discover that, with a little magic, even the thorniest walls are no match for the innocent trust of a lonely child and the fierce determination of a woman wielding a razor-sharp pruner and a heart big enough to make even the most stubborn flower bloom.

Friday, June 14, 2019

The Perfect Date by Evelyn Lozada blog tour



Welcome to my stop on The Perfect Date by Evelyn Lozada blog tour sponsored by St. Martin's Press. 
Enjoy!



Synopsis:
When a single mom ends up playing an unwilling fake girlfriend to a charming playboy baseball player, love suddenly turns everything upside down in this fun, heartwarming multicultural romance.
Angel Gomez has never lived by the book. A Bronx-based unwed mother by the time she was sixteen, Angel’s personal mission has always been to show the world that a Puerto Rican girl is not to be messed with—especially by a man. The only thing that matters to Angel, now, is providing for her son and earning enough tips at the club to complete her nursing degree along the way. Love is nowhere on her agenda.
Caleb “The Duke” Lewis is a star pitcher for the Bronx Bolts whose romantic escapades make delicious fodder for gossip columns. But lately he’s been trying to keep a lower profile—so much so that when he meets Angel, first while she’s in her nurse uniform and the next time behind the bar, she has no idea who Duke is, fails to fall for his obvious charm, and ends up throwing a drink in his face! She is the perfect woman for Duke...to fool the tabloids into thinking he’s finally settling down. But what begins as a charade soon has Duke and Angel hurtling into a full-blown romance that rocks each of their worlds and begs the question: Is this the real deal—or are some love stories just too good to be true?

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Sophia Rose reviews: We Were Killers Once by Becky Masterman

Today my pal Sophia Rose reviews, We Were Once Killers, by Becky Masterman #4 in her Brigid Quinn series.
Sophia Rose take it away!
Enjoy!


We Were Killers Once by Becky Masterman
#4 Brigid Quinn
Thriller
Publisher:  Minotaur Books
Published:  6.4.19
Pages:  320
ISBN:  1250074525
Rating: 4
Format: Paper ARC
Source:  Publisher
Sellers:  Amazon- Barnes& Noble - Kobo



GoodReads Blurb:
Retired FBI agent Brigid Quinn returns in Becky Masterman's fourth stunning thriller

In 1959, a family of four were brutally murdered in Holcomb, Kansas. Perry Smith and Dick Hickok were convicted and executed for the crime, and the murders and their investigation and solution became the subject of Truman Capote's masterpiece, IN COLD BLOOD. But what if there was a third killer, who remained unknown? What if there was another family, also murdered, who crossed paths with this band of killers, though their murder remains unsolved? And what if Dick Hickok left a written confession, explaining everything?

Retired FBI agent Brigid Quinn and her husband Carlo, a former priest and university professor, are trying to enjoy each other in this new stage in their lives. But a memento from Carlo's days as a prison chaplain--a handwritten document hidden away undetected in a box of Carlo's old things--has become a target for a man on the run from his past. Jerry Beaufort has just been released from prison after decades behind bars, and though he'd like to get on with living the rest of his life, he knows that somewhere there is a written record of the time he spent with two killers in 1959. Following the path of this letter will bring Jerry into contact with the last person he'll see as a threat: Brigid Quinn.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Showcase Smitten by the Brit by Melonie Johnson

Ready for your next Summer must read, well lets head over the pond for this delightful romp, Smitten by the Brit by Melonie Johnson. Plus Melonie's publisher St. Martin's Press is sponsoring a #Giveaway too.
Enjoy!


ISBN-13:
 9781250193056
Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Release Date: 5-28-2019

Length:
 384 pp
Sometimes in Love #2

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Overview:

DEFINITELY, MAYBE...OR LOVE, ACTUALLY?

English professor Bonnie Blythe expects her life to play out like her favorite novels, especially now that her long-term boyfriend has finally proposed. So when a shocking discovery leads Bonnie to end her engagement, she decides to close the book on love. But the plot thickens when a brand-new character enters the scene—and quickens Bonnie's heart.

With his brilliant blue eyes, sexy accent, and irresistible charm, Theo Wharton is like a romantic hero straight out of a Jane Austen novel. When fate places Bonnie in England for a summer—conveniently close to Theo—she realizes a hot friends-with-benefits fling is exactly what she needs to start a fresh chapter. Just as Bonnie begins to believe she's falling in love, an eye-opening revelation into Theo's life makes Bonnie feel like she's wandered into one of her favorite books. Will Bonnie have the courage to risk her heart and turn the page with the dashing Brit to find her true happy ending after all?



St. Martin's Press is sponsoring a #Giveaway of
One Print copy of
Smitten by the Brit
US ONLY
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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Review Sisters of Summer's End Interview with Lori Foster

I loved the first book in Lori Foster's new Summer Camp series, Cooper's Charm so when the opportunity came around for me to not only read and review book 2 Sisters of Summer's End but interview Lori I jumped at the chance. Plus Lori's fantastic publisher #Harlequin is sponsoring a giveaway, details below.
Enjoy!


ISBN-13:
 9781335007681
Publisher: Harlequin

Release Date: 6-11-2019

Length:
 368pp
Summer Camp #2
Source:
 Harlequin/Netgalley for review

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Overview:

As the summer ends, friendship begins…

When single mom Joy Lee abandoned her old life to take a job at a lakeside resort, she found something that her family’s wealth and influence could never buy: peace of mind. Not easy to come by for the once-burned divorcée who keeps everyone at a distance. But when her new friend, Maris, dares her to take a chance with the drive-in’s charismatic new owner, everything changes for Joy and her young son.

A difficult childhood has left Maris Kennedy with definite priorities. Her job running Summer’s End, the camp store and café, comes first. Always. Nothing could ever make her risk that hard-won security—especially not her free-spirited colleague. But the more she encourages Joy to open herself up to new experiences, the more Maris begins to wonder what she, too, might be missing.

Learning how to trust will bring Joy and Maris together. And soon they form a friendship that leaves them as close as sisters—and open to love where they least expect it…in Summer’s End.



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Sisters of Summer's End US & Canada Only
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Friday, June 7, 2019

#Giveaway Showcase A Cloud of Fraud by Linda Ferreri a Partners in Crime blog tour

Welcome to my stop on the A Cloud of Fraud by Linda Ferreri blog tour sponsored by #Partners in Crime Virtual Tours.
Don't forget to enter the #Giveaway too
Enjoy!



A Cloud Of Fraud by Linda Ferreri Banner

 

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

#GIVEAWAY Showcase Low Country Dreams by Lee Tobin McClain

Hello friends today I'm excited to showcase book 2 in Lee Tobin McClain's Safe Haven series, Low Country Dreams. Lee's wonderful publisher #Harlequin is also sponsoring a #giveaway, details below.
Enjoy!



ISBN-13:
 9781335017666
Publisher: Harlequin

Release Date: 5-28-2019

Length:
 384pp
Safe Haven #2
Buy It: Amazon/B&N/Kobo/IndieBound/Audible

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Overview:

Return to Safe Haven, where a new beginning with your first love is only a heartbeat away…
Yasmin Tanner has devoted her life to making other people’s dreams come true. But between running Safe Haven’s women’s center and caring for her brother, the long days—and lonely nights—are catching up with her…until Officer Liam O’Dwyer knocks on her door. She had good reasons for breaking Liam’s heart all those years ago, but that hasn’t made sharing their small town any easier. She’s missed him—that’s painfully clear to her now. But that’s not the only secret she’s keeping from him…

Ever since Yasmin left, Liam has kept his head down and his chin up. But when a woman from Yasmin’s women’s center goes missing, leaving her teenage son alone, it hits home for Liam. He’ll do whatever it takes to reunite this family…even work closely with the one woman he can’t forget. Yet as late summer days turn into cozy autumn nights rekindling the past, Liam suspects Yasmin is hiding something. And where her loyalties fall could mean the difference between lost love and a second chance at forever.


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