Tag Archives: contemporary fiction

Sugar and Salt (Bella Vista Chronicles) – ARC review

Sugar and Saltby Susan WiggsRelease Date:  July 12, 2022Publisher: William MorrowBook #4 in the Bella Vista ChroniclesNumber of Pages:  384Kindle editionSource:  NetGalleyContemporary FictionAges 16 and upCW: rape, incarceration, forced birth, racism—————————————Jerome “Sugar” Barnes learned the art of baking in his … Continue reading

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Summer on the Island blog tour – excerpt + review

Summer on the Islandby Brenda NovakRelease Date: April 5, 2022Publisher:  MIRAStandaloneNumber of pages:  389Kindle EditionSource: ARC from NetGalley and publisherWomen’s Fiction/RomanceAges 15 and upCW: cheating, stalking, pandemic Book Summary: For fans of Elin Hilderbrand and Nancy Thayer, New York Times … Continue reading

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Eight Perfect Hours – ARC review

Eight Perfect Hoursby Lia LouisRelease Date:  September 28, 2021Publisher: Atria/Emily Bestler BooksStandaloneNumber of Pages:  333Kindle EditionSource:  NetGalley ARCContemporary Fiction/RomanceAges 14 and upCW: postpartum depression, suicide (off page), fatal car accident (off page) On a snowy evening in March, thirty-something Noelle … Continue reading

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Love for Beginners (Wildstone) – book review

Love for Beginnersby Jill ShalvisRelease Date:  June 8, 2021Publisher:  William MorrowBook #7 in the Wildstone seriesNumber of pages:  384KindleSource: MCLContemporary Fiction/RomanceAges 15 and up When Emma Harris wakes up from a coma she learns that her fiancé and her BFF … Continue reading

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The Good Sister – book club

The Good Sisterby Sally HepworthRelease Date: April 13, 2021Publisher: St. Martin’s PressStandaloneNumber of Pages:  309HardcoverSource:  Warren Public LibraryContemporary Fiction/ThrillerAges 16 and upCW: physical, emotional, and sexual abuse Read 6/8/21 to 6/11/21 From the outside, everyone might think Fern and Rose … Continue reading

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