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Albert Camus

Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.

Monday, November 21, 2022

just one wish for this Christmas... A Home For Christmas by Katie Eagan Schenck


Shelly must decide whether she's willing to risk her heart again before he leaves her home, and her life, for good.




for some peace and quiet... Out of the Shadows (Nick Seven #8) by Tim Smith

"Out of the Shadows, the eighth installment in the Nick Seven series by award-winning and best-selling author Tim Smith is another well-crafted murder mystery with intriguing twists and turns. The author spins a whodunit that is riveting, moves at a fast pace, and is very vivid and convincing in its narrative. Furthermore, the characters are portrayed with a high level of believability and conviction. It's a page-turning mystery thriller that had me hooked from the very beginning to the very last page." Piaras, Amazon

Fate has arrived - Discovery of the Five Senses by K.N. Smith

The author creates a very well-crafted visual world that the reader can easily picture themselves in as they follow the characters through their hijinks and adventures creating a captivating read that you won’t want to put down. 4/5 stars. ~Books a Plenty Book Reviews


the cost she’s willing to pay - Armadas in the Mist (Empire of the House of Thorns #3) by Christian Klaver

"Fantasy at its most fantastic. Monsters, mystery, and magic in a beautiful and frightening world all their own. Justice Kasric and her strange family are a delight from first to last." -Steven Harper, author of The Books of Blood and Iron series (about book #2)


Saturday, November 19, 2022

A Raven Remix (A Paranormal Penny BoxSet #1) by Sarah Hualde

Most people run from death,
But not Penny.
She chases it down.



Island of Dreams by Harry Duffin

The turbulent years of political corruption leading to Batista’s dictatorship, forces the older children to take very different paths to pursue their own dangerous dreams.


Friday, November 18, 2022

Longing is Violet Dusk: A Hazel Dean Mystery by Josalyn McAllister


After a stressful foray into crime fighting, Hazel Dean is relieved to resume normality, taking care of her family and book shop--until her ability to see emotions in color pulls her into another crisis.


Film Crews and Rendezvous: A Jules Keene Glamping Mystery by Heather Weidner

"The mystery itself was well-plotted and had a quick pace. There were certainly plenty of suspects to choose from. As I followed Jules’s investigation, I bounced from guess to guess…[...] There are clues for the armchair detective to follow but the with a surprising and crafty twist at the reveal, I think most will appreciate the clever resolution." K.A. Davis, Goodreads

Thursday, November 17, 2022

a perilous journey - Landslide by Adam Sikes

"Landslide is not only a gripping geo-political thriller, but a morally-complex tale. It grapples with fraught questions of both individual and national loyalty as well as killing and the grim realities of war. I read this book over the course of two-white knuckled days that I won’t soon forget. Adam Sikes is a huge talent." - Elliot Ackerman, New York Times best-selling author


before it's too late . . . A Leap into Darkness by Ray Petrolino

"The dialogue is engaging, with different characters coming and going, leaving their mark on a rich and developed world. [...] 
Perfectly edited, paced well, A Leap into Darkness is an enjoyable, engaging adventure for readers of any age." Editors' Weekly, Goodreads

The Wrong Man (From Connemara With Love #5) by A.S. Kelly

They have been so many things.
We’ve been rivals, classmates, teammates.
Friends.
Friends you watch from afar each day, and dream of each night.


sometimes you have to break the rules to win - Ravaged (Burned, Inc., #2) by Naima Simone

"Ravaged by Naima Simone slowly creeps in your heart with the brilliant humor, blinding hot passion and heartaching feels. Miriam and Jordan took me through all the swoony, confusing, sinful and beautiful stages of love!" PP, Goodreads


Their love was supposed to last forever - Before I Let Go (Skyland) by Kennedy Ryan

“Before I Let Go is a masterpiece… A beautifully honest portrayal of love in its many forms, and the most raw, poignant, and romantic journey of healing I've read in a long time.”—Ali Hazelwood, New York Times bestselling author