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.

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Vanilla with a Twist ( One Scoop or Two) by Peggy Jaeger

Tandy hasn’t had a day off in a decade and wonders if she’ll ever be able to live a worry-free life.
Engineer Deacon Withers is on an enforced vacation in the tiny seaside town of Beacher’s Cove.

Monday, April 27, 2020

the true meaning of friendship - Sophie Washington: My BFF by Tonya Duncan Ellis

"As soon as I started reading Sophie Washington: My BFF, I knew my 11-year-old niece would love it! Akin to the Junie B. Jones series for middle-graders, this book by Tonya Duncan Ellis, is about a girl and her friends, but it’s written in such a way that boys and girls alike would enjoy it." Gina P., Goodreads

Friday, April 24, 2020

One man stands in her way - The Thief's Betrayal by Cassondra Benton

Can the three men closest to her keep Kira safe long enough for her to carry out her plan to save the village? Or will the secrets they have kept from her destroy her happiness—and her life—before she has a chance to clear her name and prove the innocence of those she cares about the most?

Thursday, April 23, 2020

REVIEW - Peripheral Visions and Other Stories by Nancy Christie

“There are years that ask questions and years that answer”—Zora Neale Hurston

he won’t leave without her…Light Shines on Promise Lodge (Promise Lodge #5) by Charlotte Hubbard

"Charlotte Hubbard is a storyteller of the highest caliber. She weaves a tale that will capture and hold your attention from beginning to end. I hope there will be many more stories in this charming series." Kristina, Goodreads

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

REVIEW - Rich (Benson Security #5) by Janet Elizabeth Henderson

...she isn’t the same bright-eyed graduate that walked through their doors years earlier. Now, she’s strong, powerful, and somewhat terrifying. A woman who doesn’t suffer fools lightly and who is afraid of nothing.

Who Will Save Your Soul: And Other Dangerous Bedtime Stories Skye Warren

"A bundle with 4 stories from my favourite author is just too much joy for my heart to bear :-DStill, I bear it with pleasure.
It is so exciting to read her words in four different contexts. I admit my love for short stories, so this is a treat. A treat of dark pleasures indeed." Babel, Goodreads

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

REVIEW - An Outcast and an Ally (A Soldier and a Liar #2) by Caitlin Lochner

Lai, Jay, Al, and Erik are on the run after the military accuses them of being traitors. Tensions between everyone are high, but they have to stick together if they want to survive. And somehow stop the war that’s now in full swing.

REVIEW -Winning Her (Perfect Stats #1) by Amber Malloy

18+ In the span of a year, Bane Carter acquired a new job, his brother’s four kids, a crappy nanny and, worst of all, his ex-wife. What could possibly go wrong?

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

REVIEW - After Darkness by J.F. Johns

Where broking the law is punishable by death!
Are you ready?

Rain, Rain, Go Away! - GIVEAWAY HOP (INTL)


in the near future... The Org by Scott Brody

The Org, is set in the near future, when the effects of the global climate crisis are leading to food shortages, extreme deteriorating weather conditions, and increasing panic. 

The line between human and monster ... The Crystal War (Fragments #2) by Tracy Auerbach

"The writing was on point and I can’t get enough of these characters! Expect some awesome twists and turns! I can’t wait to read the final book!" Candance R., Goodreads

Monday, April 13, 2020

where the mirage begins... Dirty Love & Filthy Lies by C. Shell

Some girls dream about Prince Charming. [...]
Love was not in the cards for me. And then Conner happened.
With a body made from pure sin, he was a bright spot in my dreary life.

not even kings, the gods, or death can keep them apart... The Transcendence Series by E A Carter

"It took me not even two pages to fall in love with this author/her writing. Unique and addictive, E.A. Carter's TRANSCENDENCE Series is ABSOLUTELY SPECTACULAR! I think it's safe to say it's one of THE best series I've EVER read." IreneOut, Goodreads

Magic and mayhem are his middle names... Abracadabra by K. Stevens

Rod's a trickster by trade, magician by hobby, and thief by night. But when an old friend hunts him down and asks a favor, he can't refuse. Mostly because she'll likely try to kill him before asking again.

One woman’s journey from Sicily to America - Between the Cracks by Carmela Cattuti

"Articulate and descriptive story. This author is astute in story telling. She takes the reader right along with her throughout the story, emotions, and actions. She doesn't hurry through the telling so that you can feel the emotions of the characters and understand their situation thoroughly. " - Kathy P., Goodreads

The key to good is found in truth. - Scheme (AVRA-K #2) by Jennifer Sommersby

“Jennifer Sommersby’s Sleight makes magic from an enthralling premise, wonderfully-drawn characters, and beautiful words. It’s hard to avoid descriptors like entrancing, spell-binding and mystical.” —Michael Grant, New York Times bestselling author of the Gone series (#1)

The town is taking bets... A Whole Lotta Trouble by Lea Hart

"I absolutely loved reading this story . The characters are fantastic. The story is humerous but it's also suspenseful and intriguing . Rick Blakely and Emily Conner have quit a history ." Paula, Goodreads

both hate the notion of marriage... An Unsuitable Lady for a Lord (Scottish Lords and Ladies #1) by Cathleen Ross

"This is a new author to me & I thoroughly enjoyed this fun, entertaining read of two people who were so right for each other fighting the inevitable. [...] A captivating read & I’ll certainly read more from the author." Janet, Goodreads

He’ll never ask for help... All Of His Secrets (Choices: Tarkio MC, #4) by Debra Kayn

 "This book was absolute perfection!! Once again Debra Kayn has woven an intense, tumultuous and beautiful tale. " Stacy D, Goodreads

Maybe she can have it all. Seeking Worthy Pursuits (Alace Sweets #2) by MariaLisa deMora

"The twists and turns of the story unfold and I found myself so engrossed, I burned dinner! I had nightmares like any good story with evil in it will give. I seriously love the way MariaLisa writes and I shudder to think of the research she had to do to create this thrilling, yet caring story. The epilogue will blow your mind!" Gail, Goodreads (#2)

a crazy ride... The Random Series Julia Kent

From unconventional love to second-chance romance to your wildest desires, The Random Series will have you giggling, swooning, and fanning yourself to the heart-pounding beat of the sexiest, most daring and irresistible musicians to come out of Boston.

he was my mystery... Coop (Reed Security, #22) by Giulia Lagomarsino

18+ "Giulia as yet again delivered another master piece.I was hooked right from the beginning.
Coop is book 22 to Reed security series." Rebecca, K., Goodreads

where your heart leads you... Home At Last(Chandler Hill Inn#3) by Judith Keim

"It was wonderful to go back to the Chandler Hill Inn and read the conclusion of this wonderful series. The setting in the vineyards in Willamette Valley is beautiful. The characters are well written and since this is the last book in the series, I'm going to miss them." Sue, Goodreads

Saturday, April 11, 2020

REVIEW - Diver's Paradise by Davin Goodwin

I don't read too often mystery books, but from time to time I enjoy myself trying to find the culprit before the story reveals it. For this reason, I do not like those authors who jump at the end with some details kept secret from you. I'm happy to say that Diver's Paradise is not one of these.

They have awoken... Amidst Alien Stars (Milijun #2) by Clayton Graham

"Surprise after surprise! I was utterly confounded! This premise is so intriguing, so many riddles..I love it! The writing is smart, clear, and, at moments, really lovely. Extremely well written and chock full of intrigue, suspense, spies, murder and wonderfully descriptive characters, places and events. " Meenaz, Goodreads

he is the devil... too harsh? ...Never Kiss A Stranger by Logan Chance

18+ "So, hide in a safe place and read the book. Don't be shy! You will laugh, fall in love, and wonder where is YOUR stranger! Caution: you may not notice at first, but the story is to be served hot! Enjoy!" Read our review HERE

A story of lust, love and blackmail. But who's doing what to whom? Trouble Triangle (Tyler's Trouble Trilogy #1) by Travis Casey

"The characters are cleverly drawn and there's an alluring appeal to the main three protagonists, [...] An easy-to-read, captivating book. I highly recommend it, and will be looking for more from this talented author." Karl W., Goodreads

Sonny Galas is an only child... El Gringo by Edmond Salus

Sonny Galas is an only child being raised by his mother-a widow---and the loving help of his grandfather, also widowed.

Keep going... On Mission (Off Planet, #3) by Aileen Erin

We need your help. I know it’s a lot to ask, but please. I’m begging. We’re all going to die without you.” Ahiga’s message was everything Amihanna feared would come true. She was on a convoy to meet with the Aunare’s allies.

new bonds... Gardenia Duty by Kathleen Varn

"This is a book that will pull at your heartstrings, and for some even more if they have lost a loved one close to them, or have a loved one who served. I loved reading about Bobby’s years in the service, and how it impacted him and helped shape him even more. He seems like such a wonderful character and one that many would have loved to know if given the opportunity despite this book being a work of fiction."- Seraphia, Goodreads

magic can be wrong... Clifton Chase and the Arrow of Light by Jaimie Engle

"This isn't just a book for kids as it has great lessons for adults in it as well. Clifton Chase and the Arrow of Light will pull you right into a world filled with sea creatures and fire-breathing dragons." Scott Stevens, Goodreads

their chance... Easy Revenge (A Boudreaux Universe Novel) by L.P. Dover

Clara and Zac thought they were headed for their happily ever after, until a break-up slathered in betrayal left them both jaded and vindictive.

Friday, April 10, 2020

The name on the door says... The J.D. Pierson Mystery Series by C.H. Sessums

The name on the door says “JD Pierson, Investigator,” but most days the chair behind his desk is empty. It’s 1936 and times are hard for everyone in Tyler, Texas, but it’s all I can do to keep the rent paid since Dad lost his way in a bottle of gin. 

There is a legend that everyone knows... The Dragon Pillars Series by SanzakiKojika

"Do you want a book with a lot of shocks, fantasy and the most amazing storyline? Then I highly you suggest you pick up this book. It was such a fun and amazing read, the characters and storyline are brilliant [...]" Amber, Goodreads (#1)

The apocalypse had come and gone. - A Dragon's Fated Heart Series by Beverly Ovalle

Together they find a hidden, cryogenic facility. Do they awaken the lost souls hidden in the depth of the mountain? Dare they take the chance of possibly bringing back the diseases to once again ravage their world?

REVIEW - Assassin's Honor & Sellsword’s Oath by Gail Z. Martin

Buddy flick epic fantasy! The second in the Assassins of Landria series from the award-winning, bestselling author of Scourge: A Novel of Darkhurst and The Chronicles Of The Necromancer books!

What could possibly go wrong? Between Two Evils Series by D.L. Orton

18+ FALL INTO THIS EDGY, action-packed, darkly comedic, dystopian love story, and be prepared to encounter a finicky time machine, a mysterious seashell, and a very clever dog (some sex, some swearing, some violence, but no vampires and absolutely no ditzes.)

If you copy your mind, your memories, your sins… Aethyr by Sean E. Kelly

"The book’s pacing is smooth, the prose assured, and the tension stays high with hefty suspense constantly in background.
With its intriguing blend of high action, hard-core techno details, and life philosophy, this heartfelt tale is sure to charm sci-fi readers.
Suspenseful, unsettling, and thoroughly engrossing. " Booksiren, Goodreads

together they may prove them all wrong...A Portrait of Dawn (Sawtooth Range, #5) by Samantha St. Claire

"The greatest thing a human being ever does in this world is to see something . . . to see clearly is poetry, prophecy, a religion all in one." John Ruskin

the inevitability of the screw ups.... I Would Never…But If I Did by Maria Ann Green

Taryn Sams doesn’t believe in love. Period. Every time she’s gotten close, her happiness has been ripped from her, proving once again the only thing worth believing in is the inevitability of her own – and others – screw ups.

I am Death. And this is my story. - Death’s Widow by Lori Aisling

"This was the BEST book by Lori Aisling yet, and I've got to say, I'm so glad that this is a standalone because I don't think my heart could take a cliffhanger with this story! " Carol R., Goodreads

our future becomes clear... Edge Of Darkness (Arrow’s Edge MC #2) by Freya Barker

18+ We shouldn’t get involved—all the odds are against us—but when bodies turn up on common ground and lines between duty and purpose get blurred, our future becomes clear.

Thursday, April 9, 2020

REVIEW - Never Kiss A Stranger by Logan Chance

Kiki (not Kinky) - Ellis Atwood is the devil. Ok, maybe that’s too harsh. Ellis Atwood is ruining my life.
Ellis - I’m only in town long enough to figure out a plan with my brother on how to save our brewery from the awfulness that is my father. Oh and be in a wedding.

trapped in the clutches of a “loverboy” - Guilty? (Stockholm Sleuth, #4) by Christer Tholin

GUILTY? is the fourth, standalone book from Christer Tholin’s Stockholm Sleuth Series.
If you like fast-paced action and surprising twists and turns, then you will love Christer Tholin's sleuth series.

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

life can change at any time... Growing Roots Series by Chelsea Falin

"a great lesson in the way life can change at any time"
"an eye-opener for teenagers and older adults alike"
"Chelsea Falin is a great story-teller. With her clear descriptions of the characters, settings and dialogue, it was not difficult for me to imagine the characters and to picture every scene."

Kick-Ass Good Guys Disguised as Bad Boys - Exposed (Eternal Brethren #7) by Shirleen Davies

"So much chemistry, twists, turns, romance, abuse, protecting children and suspense that keeps you turning the pages to find out what happens next...can’t wait for the next book in this series!!" Jennie F., Goodreads

she disappeared - The Rebels of Caer City (Mara of the League #2) by Thomas M. Kane

"Thomas Kane’s novels are as enjoyable to read as they are intriguing and thought-provoking. I’m looking forward to reading the final book in the trilogy to find out how adult Mara brings this captivating story to a close." S.G. Minae, Goodreads

stories we tell ourselves... Attraction by Ruby Porter

‘Tackling a complex, fraught topic – the very essence of what it is to be a New Zealander – with courage, style and insight.―Stuff New Zealand
‘Not a word is wasted. Imagery is of the sharpest level. There is so much to love about this angry, meditative novel that reading it is almost an act of catharsis.'―The AU Review