AWESOME BOOKS to Read During January


I became a fan of this author after reading her chilling novel, Hunting Annabelle which I loved for its dark and sinister plot. Now Wendy Heard has written The Kill Club and it’s equally as great and disturbing. Here’s the premise: Jazz will stop at nothing to save her brother.  Their foster mother, Carol, has always been fanatical, but with…

My Favorite HISTORICAL FICTION of 2019


I tend to gravitate towards suspense and mystery followed by memoirs, but as I looked over some of my favorite books, I realized many of them were historical fiction! I love reading a book that is set in the early 1900s New York, about Irish immigrants, strong women, World War II, Civil War era. I think 2020 I will make…

My FAVORITE BOOKS of 2019, Almost Impossible to Choose!


2019 brought so many awesome books that I read double the amount I usually read, close to 200 books! I have never read so much in my life. Here are some of my favorites … but it’s not a complete list. There are just too many to list in one place. You can go to my Goodreads page to see…

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NEW BOOKS to read in JANUARY 2020!


  The Look-Alike by Erica Spindler is quick-moving suspense that fans of the author will devour! What I love about expertly written books like this is how you, the reader, are kept guessing what is going to happen next. You try to figure it all out but its nearly impossible. I love anything that involves a mother/daughter dynamic, there is…

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Favorite Books of the Decade!


Picking favorites is always hard. Nearly impossible. There have been so many incredible books over the years, I had a hard time narrowing it down! Here’s just a sampling of what I’ve read from 2010-2019. I’d love to know your favorites.  Find me here and let me know which books stood out to you! 2010 The Man Who Risked It…

Excellent New Books To Read This Month


  If Only I Could Tell You by Hannah Beckerman is a tear-jerker, emotionally charged, and is perfect to read on a cold winter’s day with a mug of something hot and a box of tissues- you’ll need them! Can we pause to talk about how pretty the cover is? Okay, now that’s out of the way, you should know…

Best Books of 2019 According to the New York Public Library


I am really enjoying the lists of the “Best Books of 2019” that are popping up! I love to see what other people have liked and what everyone is reading.  This morning I saw The New York Public Library’s list and wanted to share it immediately to alert you to some books you might have missed. Which ones have you read,…

Get Excited, 2020 Suspense Novels You Don’t Want to Miss (Part Two)


  I read this one with great interest- The New Husband by D.J. Palmer kept me wondering who I could trust. Who was lying? What was happening? This book is one of the most highly anticipated for 2020! Just because you love someone doesn’t mean you know them. Nina Garrity learned that the hard way after discovering that her missing…

Looking Forward to These 2020 SUSPENSE Books (Part One)


    I was so excited to read Woman on The Edge by Samantha M. Bailey after seeing my author friends rave about it. Once I got the book in my hands, I read it quickly- it lived up to the great hype! I loved the writing style which is quick and snappy, what you want in a thriller.  People…

Four New Books to Read Before 2020


  After reading the fantastic true crime book, If You Tell by Gregg Olsen, I am definitely curious about the author’s other books. I am excited to start Snow Creek. Have you read anything by Gregg Olsen? This one has me very curious. SYNOPSIS: Detective Megan Carpenter is no stranger to evil. Escaping the horrors of her old life, she’s vowed…