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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 28, 2022

do they know who the real enemy is? While the Baby Sleeps by Stephanie Hazeltine

Four mothers.
One body.
Many secrets.



Stained Glass Secrets and Star Wishes (Christmas Cookies) by Celaine Charles

"I haven't read a fantasy book in a long time and this one was quite interesting AND about Christmas! So, double-fun! [...] The whole book was very well-written, romantic, and although a fantasy, realistic." Jennifer, Goodreads


the best present under the tree - Snow In Love by Libby Kay

The slopes are heating up this holiday season!
Skiing’s golden girl finds love this Christmas when she falls for the sport’s bad boy.



a story of perseverance - Midpoint: A Memoir by Patricia Angeles

"A beautiful and heart-wrenching memoir by Patricia Angeles is an ordinary book written in an ordinary way, which makes it extraordinary. This book is short but full of lessons, adventures, stories and some nostalgia. It’s an emotional yet interesting read because once you start devouring it, you simply can’t stop!" Noorie, Goodreads

Christmas in the Glen (The Glen Highland Romance #9) by Michelle Deerwester-Dalrymple

 "Again Michelle Deerwester-Dalrymple swept me away in this exhilarating holiday story which was such an awe-inspiring read! I read it in a few hours and I absolutely loved it so much, furthermore it definitely gets you in that holiday spirit! A great book to read by the fireplace drinking some eggnog or hot cocoa." Barbee, Goodreads

no one would stand between him and his revenge - The Darkness Therein by Kate Hill

Art student Charlie has no idea that her family history binds her to a creature of legend--until he appears in the form of a tall, beautiful man with a thirst for revenge. The last thing she wants is to follow his orders, but if she intends to stay alive, she has no choice.


What truth about the past is being covered up? Spindrifts by A-M Mawhiney

"This book provides a fresh, fascinating take on a future fifty years in the future, where humanity is trying to build a utopia out of the ashes of a world ravaged by plagues.
" Sam, Goodreads


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