Bringing Down The Duke Review

“Perhaps this is not a question of staying out of trouble, Your Grace. Perhaps this is about deciding on which side of history you want to be.” – Evie Dunmore Synopsis England, 1879. Annabelle Archer, the brilliant but destitute daughter of a country vicar, has earned herself a place among the first cohort of female studentsContinue reading “Bringing Down The Duke Review”

Josh and Hazel’s Guide To Not Dating Review

“I learned a very important thing that day: my mom would never try to change for a man, and I wouldn’t either.” – Christina Lauren Synopsis Hazel Camille Bradford knows she’s a lot to take—and frankly, most men aren’t up to the challenge. If her army of pets and thrill for the absurd don’t sendContinue reading “Josh and Hazel’s Guide To Not Dating Review”

Salty, Bitter, Sweet Review

Synopsis Aspiring chef Isa’s family life has fallen apart after the death of her Cuban abuela and the divorce of her parents. She moves in with her dad and her new stepmom, Margo, in Lyon, France, where Isa feels like an outsider in her father’s new life. Isa balances her time between avoiding the awkward,Continue reading “Salty, Bitter, Sweet Review”

Throw Like A Girl Review

“I try but fail to wash the loss out of my hair- Garnier Fructis can only do so much.” – Sarah Henning Synopsis When softball star Liv Rodinsky throws one ill-advised punch during the most important game of the year, she loses her scholarship to her fancy private school, her boyfriend, and her teammates allContinue reading “Throw Like A Girl Review”

Make or Break At the Lighthouse B&B Review

“A wise man once said that, when you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start straight away.” – Portia MacIntosh Synopsis: Thirty-one-year-old matchmaker Lola James had it all – until she broke her leg at a wedding and discovered that her so-called ‘bestContinue reading “Make or Break At the Lighthouse B&B Review”

Topics Of Conversation Review

“There is, below the surface of every conversation in which intimacies are shared, and erotic current.” – Miranda Popkey Synopsis Miranda Popkey’s first novel is about desire, disgust, motherhood, loneliness, art, pain, feminism, anger, envy, guilt–written in language that sizzles with intelligence and eroticism. The novel is composed almost exclusively of conversations between women–the storiesContinue reading “Topics Of Conversation Review”

First Came Us Review

Happy Pub Day!!! “Make sure you don’t take anything for granted because, isn’t that what it’s all about?” – Rachel Cullen Synopsis Jack and Ellie Miller have been happily married for eighteen years and lead a perfectly ordinary life with their three children in an idyllic Connecticut town. Jack is an economics professor at YaleContinue reading “First Came Us Review”

Kiss Me In Christmas Review

“It’s always been you.” -Debbie Mason Synopsis Actress Chloe O’Connor has become America’s sweetheart, but back in little Christmas, Colorado, she’s still remembered as a shy, awkward schoolgirl. And there’s no one she dreads (and secretly wants) to see more than her high school crush, Easton McBride. Just one look from the former star quarterbackContinue reading “Kiss Me In Christmas Review”

True To Me Review

“It’s only out there that I feel completely free, unencumbered by the problems and stresses of this world. The sea doesn’t care about any of it, and that nonchalance reminds me that we are only here for a short time and to embrace the gifts of nature while we can.” – Kay Bratt Synopsis QuinnContinue reading “True To Me Review”

Pride and Prejudice and Mistletoe Review

“Who were the lords and why were they a-leaping, and how on earth could you work out the physical logistics of sending them all to somebody’s home?” – Melissa de la Cruz Synopsis Darcy Fitzwilliam is 29, beautiful, successful, and brilliant. She dates hedge funders and basketball stars and is never without her three cellphones―oneContinue reading “Pride and Prejudice and Mistletoe Review”