Book Review

THE WITCHES OF MOONSHYNE MANOR by Bianca Marais

Rating: 5 / 5 I absolutely loved HUM IF YOU DON'T KNOW THE WORDS and IF YOU WANT TO MAKE GOD LAUGH by Bianca Marais, so when I heard she had a new book coming I preordered THE WITCHES OF MOONSHYNE MANOR even before looking at the synopsis. If I hadn't this absolutely would have… Continue reading THE WITCHES OF MOONSHYNE MANOR by Bianca Marais

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A SPINDLE SPLINTERED & A MIRROR MENDED by Alex E. Harrow

Rating: 4 / 5 A SPINDLE SPLINTERED by Alix E. Harrow is a twisted retelling of Sleeping Beauty. Zinnia is turning 21, an age that holds special meaning because she has long been diagnosed with a fatal condition and she knows her time is limited. Her best friend Charm is throwing her a party themed… Continue reading A SPINDLE SPLINTERED & A MIRROR MENDED by Alex E. Harrow

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NECESSARY LIES by Diane Chamberlain

Rating: 4.5 / 5 NECESSARY LIES by Diane Chamberlain follows Ivy Hart, a young woman who is caring for her aging grandmother, her mentally ill sister, and her nephew. They live as tenants on a tobacco farm in rural North Carolina. We are also following Jane Forrester, a young woman born to a privileged life,… Continue reading NECESSARY LIES by Diane Chamberlain

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CIRCUS OF WONDERS by Elizabeth Macneal

Rating: 4 / 5 I received CIRCUS OF WONDERS by Elizabeth Macneal in my Once Upon a Book Club. I did not know much about this one, but it wound up the perfect pick for one of my book prompts! CIRCUS OF WONDERS is set in 1866. Nell was born with birthmarks across her skin,… Continue reading CIRCUS OF WONDERS by Elizabeth Macneal

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OUR LAST DAYS IN BARCELONA by Chanel Cleeton

I received a gifted galley of OUR LAST DAYS IN BARCELONA by Chanel Cleeton for an honest review. Thank you to Berkley Publishing Group and Netgalley for the opportunity to read and review! Publication Date: 5/24/2022 Rating: 4.5 / 5 OUR LAST DAYS IN BARCELONA returns us to the Perez family. Beatriz has been in… Continue reading OUR LAST DAYS IN BARCELONA by Chanel Cleeton

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THE MAD GIRLS OF NEW YORK by Maya Rodale

I received a gifted galley of THE MAD GIRLS OF NEW YORK by Maya Rodale for an honest review. Thank you to Berkley Publishing Group and Netgalley for the opportunity to read and review! Rating: 4 / 5 Publication Date: 4/26/2022 THE MAD GIRLS OF NEW YORK is a historical fiction novel based on the… Continue reading THE MAD GIRLS OF NEW YORK by Maya Rodale

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THE SPANISH DAUGHTER by Lorena Hughes

Rating: 4 / 5 I received THE SPANISH DAUGHTER by Lorena Hughes in my adult Once Upon a Book Club. I did not know much about this one, but the chocolate theme had me intrigued! THE SPANISH DAUGHTER Begins with Puri, a young woman who is making her way from Spain to Ecuador. Her father… Continue reading THE SPANISH DAUGHTER by Lorena Hughes

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SOMEBODY’S HOME by Kaira Rouda

I received a complimentary copy of SOMEBODY'S HOME by Kaira Rouda as part of a scheduled Let's Talk Books tour. Thank you to Amazon Publishing and the author for the opportunity to read and review! Rating: 3.5 / 5 SOMEBODY'S HOME is a multi-POV thriller following different storylines which all center on a single home.… Continue reading SOMEBODY’S HOME by Kaira Rouda

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STALKING THE RIPPER by Kerri Maniscalco

Rating: 4.5 / 5 I joined in with the Backlist Thriller Buddy Read of STALKING THE RIPPER by Kerri Maniscalco for January hosted by @bernluvsbooks, @bluegrassbookshelf, and @reading_mom.me. I have felt a bit mixed about her more recent releases, but I have been meaning to try out this series, so was excited to join in. STALKING… Continue reading STALKING THE RIPPER by Kerri Maniscalco

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MY FINE FELLOW by Jennieke Cohen

I received a complimentary copy of MY FINE FELLOW by Jennieke Cohen as part of a scheduled Let's Talk Books tour. Thank you to Harper Teen and the author for the opportunity to read and review! Rating: 4 / 5 MY FINE FELLOW is a YA, gender swapped retelling of My Fair Lady. In the… Continue reading MY FINE FELLOW by Jennieke Cohen