Thrill of the Week: The Personal Assistant by Kimberly Belle

Kimberly Belle, who has often been referred to as the queen of domestic suspense, is back with another thrilling, entertaining twisty story not to be missed!! However, I think Belle is the queen of women in trouble twists!! No matter what she writes, I am on the edge of my seat, turning the pages as… Continue reading Thrill of the Week: The Personal Assistant by Kimberly Belle

Oh, Whilliam! and the Amgash Series by Elizabeth Strout

Oh, Lucy!! I love her so much!! She is one of my favorite people, I mean characters!! Oh William! has received a bit of buzz. It is a Booker Prize Nominee for Shortlist (2022) and has been on a few best book lists for 2021. It really is that good! I am still trying to… Continue reading Oh, Whilliam! and the Amgash Series by Elizabeth Strout

The Saints of Swallow Hill by Donna Everhart

What is going on between the covers Rae Lynn Cobb and her careless husband, Warren, run a small turpentine farm together. They are happy and have a good marriage, but tragedy hits when Warren’s carelessness catches up to them. Rae Lynn flees the farm, is on the run and applies for work at Swallow Hill… Continue reading The Saints of Swallow Hill by Donna Everhart

Thrill of the Week: Daisy Darker by Alice Feeney

I can always count on Alice Feeney to thrill me with her killer twists!! In Daisy Darker, she gives a nod to the queen of crime fiction Agatha Christie and her golden age mystery classic, “And Then There Were None.” While the And Then There Were None trope is one of my favorites, I couldn’t… Continue reading Thrill of the Week: Daisy Darker by Alice Feeney

Such A Pretty Girl by T. Greenwood

What are some of the themes explore? Did the stories have me think deeply, challenge my thoughts, and see something different? Through themes that explore Mothers/Daughters, ambition vs. exploitation, and artist expression vs. obscenity, I began to see many things differently. T. Greenwood explores the often-flickering line between woman and girl. The story challenged my… Continue reading Such A Pretty Girl by T. Greenwood