Book Review: Forged Through Fire by Mark D. McDonough M.D.

Title: Forged Through Fire Author: Mark D. McDonough, M.D. Genre: Memoir Publisher: Revell Publication date: September 3, 2019 Page #: 272 Star rating: 5 out of 5. Back Cover Copy: “When Mark McDonough was a teen, a catastrophic fire claimed the lives of his mother and younger brother. It also left Mark with burns on […]

Book Review: Confessions of a Domestic Failure by Bunmi Laditan

Title: Confessions of a Domestic Failure Author: Bunmi Laditan Genre: Fiction Publisher: Mira Books Publication date: May 2, 2017 Page #: 336 Star rating: 4 out of 5. Back Cover Copy: “From the creator of The Honest Toddler comes a fiction debut sure to be a must-read for moms everywhere  There are good moms and […]

Book Review: The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides | A Debut Novel!

Title: The Silent Patient Author: Alex Michaelides Genre: Fiction/Psychological Thriller Publisher: Caledon Books Publication date: February 5, 2019 Page #: 336 Star rating: 4 out of 5. Back Cover Copy: “The instant #1 New York Times bestseller “An unforgettable—and Hollywood-bound—new thriller… A mix of Hitchcockian suspense, Agatha Christie plotting, and Greek tragedy.” —Entertainment Weekly The […]

Book Review: My Lovely Wife by Samantha Downing (A DEBUT NOVEL)

Title: My Lovely Wife Author: Samantha Downing Genre: Fiction/Mystery/Thriller Publisher: Berkley Books Publication date: March 26, 2019 Page #: 374 Star rating: 5 out of 5. Back Cover Copy: “Think: Dexter but sexier.”—theSkimm “A dark and irresistible debut.”—People “Will shock even the savviest suspense readers.”—Real Simple Dexter meets Mr. and Mrs. Smith in this wildly […]

Book Review: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Title: Big Little Lies Author: Liane Moriarty Genre: Fiction/Mystery/Contemparary Publisher: Reprint; Penguin Publishing Group Publication date: August 11, 2015 Page #: 512 Star rating: 5 out of 5 Back Cover Copy: “From the author of Nine Perfect Strangers, Truly Madly Guilty, and The Husband’s Secret comes the #1 New York Times bestselling novel about the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive. A murder…A tragic accident…Or […]

Book Review: Living Lies by Natalie Walters

Title: Living Lies Author: Natalie Walters Genre: Fiction/Mystery Publisher: Revell Publishing Publication date: May 21, 2019 Page #: 336 Star rating: 3 out of 5. Back Cover Copy: “At least that’s what Lane Kent is counting on when she returns to her hometown with her five-year-old son. Dangerously depressed after the death of her husband, […]

Book Review: The Refuge by Ann Gabhart

Title: The Refuge Author: Ann H. Gabhart Genre: Christian Historical Fiction Publisher: Revell Publishing Publication date: April 30, 2019 Page #: 400 Star rating: 4 out of 5. Back Cover Copy: “When Darcie and Walter Goodwin hear of a new cholera epidemic sweeping the area, they join the Shakers whose villages seem immune to the […]

Book Review: Beauty and the Beast

Title: Beauty and the Beast Author: Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de VillenueveG Genre: Fairytale Publisher: Harper Design Publication date: Illistrated Edition, January 2017 Page #: Hardcover, 208 Pages Link to Purchase:  Amazon Barnes and Noble I have been a fan of the animated (and now live action) film, so I wanted to read the book too. I can honestly say that this story did […]