Contemporary

Review: F*ck Marriage by Tarryn Fisher

Title: F*ck Marriage Author: Tarryn Fisher Publisher: Amazon Format: eBook Publication Date: May 15, 2019 Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars  Source: Kindle Unlimited Two years ago, Billie Tarrow’s husband left her for another woman. Shamed and divorced, Billie retreated to her family home in Port Townsend, far from her old life in New York. After a near-death encounter, Billie(…)

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Review: I Owe You One by Sophie Kinsella

Title: I Owe You One Author: Sophie Kinsella Publisher: Dial Press Format: eBook Publication Date: May 22, 2019 Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars Source: Library From #1 New York Times bestselling author Sophie Kinsella, an irresistible story of love and empowerment about a young woman with a complicated family, a handsome man who might be “the one,” and an IOU(…)

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Short Message: Plus! New review!

Hello Everyone! I feel bad that life keeps getting in the way, but that’s just the way it goes when you work full-time and have a family. That being said, one of my goals for this year is to get on a better cadence of posting reviews. I’ve saved a fraction of my reads from(…)

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My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Title: My Sister, the Serial Killer Author: Oyinkan Braithwaite Publisher: Doubleday Format: eBook Publication Date: November 20, 2018 Overall: 5 out of 5 Source: Purchased Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. “Femi(…)

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Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman Review

Title: Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine Author: Gail Honeyman Publisher:  Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group Format: Audiobook Publication Date: May 9th, 2017 Overall: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Libby (Overdrive) No one’s ever told Eleanor that life should be better than fine. Meet Eleanor Oliphant: She struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she’s thinking.(…)

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The Simple Wild by K.A. Tucker Review

Title: The Simple Wild Author: K.A. Tucker Publisher: Atria Books Format: eBook Publication Date: August 7, 2018  Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars Source: Purchased Calla Fletcher wasn’t even two when her mother took her and fled the Alaskan wild, unable to handle the isolation of the extreme, rural lifestyle, leaving behind Calla’s father, Wren Fletcher, in the process. Calla never(…)

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Surprise Me by Sophie Kinsella Review

Title: Surprise Me Author: Sophie Kinsella Publisher:  The Dial Press Format: eBook Publication Date: February 13, 2018  Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars Source: Libby (Overdrive) #1 bestselling author Sophie Kinsella’s emotionally charged new standalone novel about marriage and family, and how those we love and know best can sometimes surprise us the most. After being together for ten years, Sylvie(…)

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Endless Water, Starless Sky by Rosamund Hodge Review

Title: Endless Water, Starless Sky Author: Rosamund Hodge Publisher: Balzer + Bray Format: eBook Publication Date: July 24, 2018 Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Edelweiss In the last days of the world, the walls of Viyara are still falling, and the dead are rising faster than ever. Juliet is trapped—ordered by Lord Ineo of the Mahyanai to sacrifice the remaining(…)

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Until It Fades by K.A. Tucker Review

Title: Until It Fades Author: K.A. Tucker Publisher:  Atria Books Format: eBook Publication Date: June 27, 2017  Overall: 3.5 out of 5 stars Source: Purchased Twenty-four-year-old truck stop waitress and single mother Catherine Wright has simple goals: to give her five-year-old daughter a happy life and to never again be the talk of the town in Balsam, Pennsylvania: population two thousand(…)

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Hot Shot by Karina Halle

Title: Hot Shot Author: Karina Halle Publisher:  Metal Blonde Books Format: eBook Publication Date: January 09, 2018  Overall: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Publisher Delilah Gordon has a secret. She’s been in love with her best friend and the boy next door, Fox Nelson, since she was six years old. And while most of her friends and family know about(…)

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