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”

Firecracker Review

“You are not responsible for other people’s actions.” – Kelly Jamison Synopsis: Arden Lennox’s charmed life may be in pieces, but she’d sooner get her hoohaw bleached than move back in with her parents. She’s no longer the prom-queen princess married to the football star. She’s a broke, penniless widow, and it’s time she stoodContinue reading “Firecracker Review”

Not Home For The Holiday’s Review

A reverse-Hallmark Christmas movie where the country girl finds her city HEA. – Isabelle Drake Synopsis The week before Christmas, quirky, country girl Emma Lopez is in New York City, aiming to win a social media contest for small-business owners. Minutes before her high-stakes interview, an impulsive, sizzling kiss under the mistletoe with a handsomeContinue reading “Not Home For The Holiday’s Review”

One Week ‘til Christmas Review

Two people. One chance meeting. Seven days to Christmas. – Belinda Missen Synopsis: Isobel Bennett is waiting for the number 11 bus when a man quite literally falls into her lap. Snow is falling, Christmas lights are twinkling, and a gorgeous man with dark brown hair has just slipped on ice and is now pressedContinue reading “One Week ‘til Christmas Review”

The Shack Review

“Relationships are never about power, and one way to avoid the will to power is to choose to limit oneself- to serve.” – William P Young Synopsis: Mackenzie Allen Philips’ youngest daughter, Missy, has been abducted during a family vacation and evidence that she may have been brutally murdered is found in an abandoned shackContinue reading “The Shack Review”

One Day In December

“We are a triangle but our sides have kept changing length. Nothing has ever been equal.” – Josie Silver Synopsis Two people. Ten chances. One unforgettable love story. Laurie is pretty sure love at first sight doesn’t exist anywhere but the movies. But then, through a misted-up bus window one snowy December day, she sees a manContinue reading “One Day In December”

25 Days ‘til Christmas Review

“I’m going to make Christmas special again.” – Poppy Alexander Synopsis Kate Potter used to love Christmas. A few years ago, she would have been wrapping her presents in September and baking mince pies on Halloween, counting down the days and hours to Christmas. But that was before Kate’s husband left for the army andContinue reading “25 Days ‘til Christmas 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”