Traveling Sisters Book Reviews

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*~* Please note:  Book titles starting with the word “The” have been categorized by the beginning letter of the next word in the title. *~*



11/22/63 by Stephen King 

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

A Ladder to the Sky by John Boyne 

A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

A Map Of The Dark by Karen Ellis 

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

A Mother’s Reckoning: Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy by Sue Klebold

A Nearly Normal Family by M. T. Edvardsson 

A Place For Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza 

A Stranger In the House by Shari Lapena 

A Stranger on the Beach by Michele Campbell

After Anna by Lisa Scottoline 

The Air You Breathe by Frances de Pontes Peebles 

Alice’s Island by Daniel Sanchez Arévalo

The Alice Network by Kate Quinn 

All Is Not Forgotten by Wendy Walker

All The Best People by Sonja Yoerg 

All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven 

All The Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood 

Alternate Side by Anna Quindlen 

American Princess by Stephanie Marie Thornton

An Anonymous Girl by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen

An Orchestra of Minorities By Chigozie Obioma

An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena 

Anatomy of a Scandal by Sarah Vaughan 

The Angel of Innisfree by Patrick F. Rooney

The Animators by Kayla Rae Whitaker 

Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

The Archeron Deception by Patrick F. Rooney

Are You Sleeping by Kathleen Barber

The Arrangement by Robyn Harding

The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

As Bright as Heaven by Susan Meissner 

Ask Again, Yes by Mary Beth Keane

At the Mountain’s Edge by Genevieve Graham

The Au Pair by Emma Rous


Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage  

The Ballroom by Anna Hope 

The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

Beartown by Fredrik Backman 

Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance by Ruth Emmie Lang 

Beautiful Bad by Annie Ward

Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

Before I Let You Go by Kelly Rimmer 

Before I Let You In by Jenny Blackhurst

Before She Was Found by Heather Gudenkauf

Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate 

Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris

Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough

Believe Me by J.P. Delaney 

Best Day Ever by Kaira Rouda

Best Friends Forever by Margot Hunt 

Bethlehem by Karen Kelly

The Better Sister by Alafair Burke

Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Bird Box by Josh Malerman 

The Blackbird Season by Kate Moretti 

Black Heart by Anna-Lou Weatherley 

The Blessings of the Animals by Katrina Kittle

Blindsighted by Karen Slaughter

Blood Sisters by Jane Corry 

The Boat Runner by Devin Murphy 

The Bones We Bury by Lisa Regan

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak 

The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson

The Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman

The Boy At The Door by Alex Dahl 

The Break by Katherena Vermette (Thoughts by Brenda) 

The Break by Katherena Vermette (Review by Norma)  

The Breakdown by B.A. Paris

The Break Line by James Brabazon

Bring Her Home by David Bell 

Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris (Review by Norma) 

Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris (Traveling Friends Group Read Review by Brenda) 

The Broken Girls by Simone St James

Burial Rite by Hannah Kent

Buried Secrets by T.J Brearton 


Call Your Daughter Home by Deb Spera

Caraval By Stephanie Garber

The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray

The Chalk Man by C. J. Tudor 

The Chemist by Stephenie Meyer

The Child by Fiona Barton 

The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld 

The Child Next Door by Shalini Boland 

The Choices We Make by Karma Brown

Christmas Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella

The City of Mirrors by Justin Cronin

The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton 

Closer Than You Know by Brad Parks 

Cold Blood (Detective Erika Foster #5) by Robert Bryndza 

Come From Away by Genevieve Graham

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra 

The Couple Next Door by Shari

The Craftsman by Sharon Bolton 

The Cuban Affair by Nelson DeMille 


Dark Matter by Blake Crouch (Review by Norma)  

Dark Matter by Blake Crouch (Thoughts by Brenda) 

Dark Matter by Blake Crouch 

Dark Water (DCI Erika Foster #3) by Robert Bryndza (Review by Norma) 

Dark Water by Robert Bryndza (Thoughts by Brenda) 

The Date by Louise Jensen 

The Dead Ex by Jane Corry

Dead Woman Walking by Sharon Bolton 

Deadly Secrets by Robert Bryndza 

Dear Mrs. Bird by A.J. Pearce 

Dear Wife by Kimberly Belle

The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware 

The Deep Dark Descending by Allen Eskens 

Defending Jacob by William Landay 

Depth Of Lies by E.C. Diskin 

Desperate Paths by E.C. Diskin

Desperation Road by Michael Farris Smith

The Dinner List by Rebecca Serle  

The Disappearing by Lori Roy 

Don’t Believe It by Charlie Donlea

Don’t Let Go by Harlan Coben 

Don’t Wake Up by Liz Lawler

The Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain 

The Dry by Jane Harper


The Eight Mountains by Paolo Cognetti 

Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman  (Thoughts by Brenda) 

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman (Review by Norma) 

Ellie and the Harpmaker by Hazel Prior 

Emma in the Night by Wendy Walker

The Escape Room by Megan Goldin 

The Eulogist by Terry Gamble

Every Last Lie by Mary Kubica

Every Last One by Anna Quindlen  

Every Note Played by Lisa Genova 

Every Single Secret by Emily Carpenter 

Everything You Want Me to Be by Mindy Mejia

Evil Games by Angela Marsons

Exposed by Lisa Scottoline 

The Extraordinary Life of Sam Hell by Robert Dugoni 


Faithful by Alice Hoffman (Review by Norma) 

Faithful by Alice Hoffman (Thoughts by Brenda) 

Fall Back Down When I Die by Joe Wilkins

Fallen Mountains by Kimi Cunningham Grant

The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth  

Far From From True by Linwood Barclay

#fashionvictim by Amina Akhtar

The Favorite Daughter by Kaira Rouda

The Favorite Daughter by Patti Callahan Henry

Final Girls by Riley Sager 

Find Her by Lisa Gardner

Finding Claire Fletcher by Lisa Regan

The Finishing School by Joanna Goodman

The Fire Child by S.K. Tremayne

Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott 

The Flight Girls by Noelle Salazar

Foe by Iain Reid

Forget Me Not by Kierney Scott 

The Fourth Monkey by J.D. Barker

Fractured by Catherine McKenzie

The French Girl by Lexie Elliott 

Friend Request by Laura Marshall 

The Friends We Keep by Jane Green

Friction by Sandra Brown


Ghosted by Rosie Walsh 

The Ghostwriter by Alessandra Torre 

The Girl Before by J.P. Delaney

The Girl in Red by Christina Henry

Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse 

The Girl In the Ice by Robert Bryndza

The Girl They Left Behind by Roxanne Veletzos 

The Girl Who Came Back by Kerry Wilkinson

The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After by Clemantine Wamariya & Elizabeth Weil 

The Girl Who Was Taken by Charlie Donlea

The Girl With No Name by Lisa Regan 

The Girls in the Garden by Lisa Jewell 

Girls Like Us by Christina Alger

Gods of Howl Mountain by Taylor Brown 

The Golden Hour by T. Greenwood

Gone for Good by Harlan Coben

The Good Daughter by Karin Slaughter 

Good Girl, Bad Girl by Michael Robotham

The Good Liar by Catherine McKenzie 

Good Me, Bad Me by Ali Land

The Good Sister by Gillian McAllister

The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah 

Grist Mill Road by Christopher J Yates 

Guest Bed by Luke  P. Narlee


Harry’s Trees by Jon Cohen

Haven (Bishop/Special Crimes Unit #13) by Kay Hooper

He Said/She Said by Erin Kelly 

He Started It by Samantha Downing

His & Hers by Alice Feeney

The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne 

The Heavens May Fall by Allen Eskens 

Her Final Confession by Lisa Regan

Her Last Day by T.R Ragan 

Her Mother’s Grave by Lisa Regan 

Her One Mistake by Heidi Perks

Here and Gone by Haylen Beck 

Here We Lie by Paula Treick DeBoard 

Home by Harlan Coben 

The Home for Unwanted Girls by Joanna Goodman 

Hour Glass by Michelle Rene 

The Last House Guest by Megan Miranda 

House on Fire by Bonnie Kistler

House of Shadows by Nicola Cornick 

The House Swap by Rebecca Fleet 

How to Walk Away by Katherine Center

The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley

The Huntress by Kate Quinn

The Hush by John Hart 


I Found You by Lisa Jewell

I Invited Her In by Adele Parks

I Know You’re There by Sarah Simpson

I Liked My Life by Abby Fabiaschi  

I See You by Clare Mackintosh

If I Die Tonight by Alison Gaylin 

If the Creek Don’t Rise by Leah Weiss (Review by Norma) 

If The Creek Don’t Rise by Leah Weiss (Review by Brenda) 

I’ll Be Gone In The Dark by Michelle McNamara 

I’ll Never Tell by Catherine McKenzie

Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin 

In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware

In the Quiet by Eliza Henry-Jones 

In This Moment by Karma Brown   (Review by Norma) 

In This Moment by Karma Brown (Thoughts by Brenda) 

Into the Darkest Corner by Elizabeth Haynes

It Happens All the Time by Amy Hatvany 

The Italian Party by Christina Lynch

J – L

Jar of Hearts by Jennifer Hillier 

Jar of Hearts by Jennifer Hillier 

Just Between Us by Rebecca Drake 

Kelegeen by Eileen O’Finlan 

The Killing Game by J.S. Carol 

The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson (Thoughts by Brenda)

The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson  (Review by Norma) 

Kiss Her Goodbye by Susan Gee

The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom

Last Breath (Detective Erika Foster #4) by Robert Bryndza

The Last Child by John Hart 

The Last Day of Emily Lindsey by Nic Joseph

The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine 

Last Night by Kerry Wilkinson 

Last Night by Karen Ellis

The Last Resort by Marissa Stepley

The Last Suppers by Mandy Mikulencak 

The Last Thing She Remembers by J. S. Monroe

The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager 

The Last Woman in the Forest by Diane Les Becquets

The Last Year of the War by Susan Meissner

Leave No Trace by Mindy Mejia 

Left Neglected by Lisa Genova

Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs

Lie to Me by J.T. Ellison

Life and Other Inconveniences by Kristan Higgins

The Life Lucy Knew by Karma Brown 

The Life She Was Given by Ellen Marie Wiseman

The Light Over London by Julia Kelly

The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter by Hazel Gaynor 

The Light-Keeper’s Daughters by Jean E. Pendziwol  (Thoughts by Brenda) 

The Light-Keeper’s Daughters by Jean E. Pendziwol  (Thoughts by Norma) 

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Lilli de Jong by Janet Benton

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders 

The Line Between by Tosca Lee

The Line That Held Us by David Joy 

Little Big Love by Katy Regan 

Little Black Lies by Sharon Bolton (Thoughts by Brenda) 

Little Black Lies by Sharon Bolton  (Review by Norma) 

Little Broken Things by Nicole Baart 

Little Darlings by Melanie Golding 

Little Secrets by Jennifer Hillier

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

The Little Shop of Found Things by Paula Brackston

Look for Me by Lisa Gardner

Looker by Laura Sims

Losing Leah Holloway by Lisa Regan 

The Lost for Words Bookshop by Stephanie Butland 

The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff

Lost in the Beehive by Michele Young-Stone 

The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

Lying in Wait by Liz Nugent


Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz

Mariana by Susanna Kearsley

The Marriage Lie by Kimberly Belle

The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond

The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner

The Marsh King’s Daughter by Karen Dionne (Thoughts by Brenda)  

The Marsh King’s Daughter by Karen Dionne  (Review by Norma) 

Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan 

Miracle Cure by Harlan Coben

Miracle Creek by Angie Kim

Missing Molly by Natalie Barelli 

Missing Pieces by Heather Gudenkauf 

The Missing Years by Lexie Elliott

The Mistake by K.L. Slater 

Mister Tender’s Girl by Carter Wilson 

Mistress of the Ritz by Melanie Benjamin

The Mother-In-Law by Sally Hepworth

The Most Dangerous Place on Earth

Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner

My Ex-Best Friend’s Wedding by Wendy Wax

My Favorite Half-Night Stand by Christina Lauren

My Lovely Wife by Samantha Downing 

My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

My Real Name Is Hanna by Tara Lynn Masih 


Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain

Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak

The Need by Helen Phillips

The Neighbors by Hannah Mary McKinnon 

Never Have I Ever by Joshilyn Jackson

Never Knowing by Chevy Stevens

Never Let You Go by Chevy Stevens 

Never Look Back by Alison Gaylin

Never Tell by Lisa Gardner

News of the World by Paulette Jiles

The Night the Lights Went Out by Karen White

The Night Olivia Fell by Christina McDonald

The Night Stalker (DCI Erika Foster #2) by Robert Bryndza

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah 

Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

No Exit by Taylor Adams

Not a Sound by Heather Gudenkauf (Review by Norma) 

Not a Sound By Heather Gudenkauf (Review by Brenda) 

Not her daughter by Rea Frey 

Now That You Mention It by Kristan Higgins 


Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield

One Day in December by Josie Silver 

One Fatal Mistake by Tom Hunt

The One Man by Andrew Gross (Review by Norma) 

The One Man By Andrew Gross (Thoughts by Brenda) 

One More Lie by Amy Lloyd

Only the Rain by Randall Silvis 

The Opposite of Everyone by Joshilyn Jackson

Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger

Orphan Train by Christina Barker Kline

The Orphan’s Tale by Pam Jenoff

The Other Girl by Erica Spindler 

The Other Woman by Sandie Jones 

Our Homesick Songs by Emma Hooper 

Our House by Louise Candlish 

Our Souls At Night by Kent Haruf 


The Passage by Justin Cronin

The Passengers by John Marrs

The Perfect Mother by Aimee Molloy 

A Place For Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza 

Pretending to Dance by Diane Chamberlain

Pretty Baby by Mary Kubica

Pretty Girls by Karin Slaughter

Pretty Things by Janelle Brown

Project Apex by Michael Bray

Promise Me by Jade Beer

The Psychology of Time Travel by Kate Mascarenhas 

Q – R

The Queen of Hearts by Kimmery Martin 

The Quintland Sisters by Shelley Wood

The Radium Girls by Kate Moore

Ragdoll (Detective William Fawkes #1) by Daniel Cole

The Rain Watcher by Tatiana De Rosnay 

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline 

The Real Michael Swann by Bryan Reardon 

Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier

The Red Hunter by Lisa Unger

Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Redemption Road by John Hart 

Right Behind You by Lisa Gardner 

The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

Room by Emma Donoghue

The Room on Rue Amelie by Kristin Harmel 

The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman 

Rust & Stardust by T. Greenwood 


The Saboteur by Andrew Gross 

Sadie by Courtney Summers 

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys (Review by Norma) 

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys (Thoughts by Brenda) 

The Saturday Night Ghost Club by Craig Davidson

Saving Ruby King

The Secret of Clouds by Alyson Richman

The Secrets She Keeps by Michael Robotham 

The Secrets We Keep by Kate Hewitt 

Seeing Red by Sandra Brown

Seven Days by Patrick Senécal

Seven Days of Us by Francesca Hornak 

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid 

The Shadow Girl by Misty Mount 

The Shadows We Hide by Allen Eskens 

The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell 

The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

Silent Scream by Angela Marsons 

Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward 

Sister of Mine by Laurie Petrou 

The Sleepwalker by Chris Bohjalian

The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey 

Sold on A Monday by Kristina McMorris 

Some Choose Darkness by Charlie Donlea

Someone We Know by Shari Lapena

Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman 

Songs of Love and War by Santa Montefiore

The Stand by Stephen King 

The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve

The Stolen Marriage by Diane Chamberlain 

The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths

The Stranger Inside by Laura Benedict

The Stranger Inside by Lisa Unger

Summer of ’69 by Elin Hilderbrand

The Summer List by Amy Mason Doan

Summit Lake by Charlie Donlea

Surprise Me by Sophie Kinsella 

The Surrogate by Louise Jensen 

The Suspect by Fiona Barton


Talent by Juliet Lapidos

The Taster by V.S. Alexander 

The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris 

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

Temper by Layne Fargo

Ten Tiny Breaths (#1) by K.A. Tucker

Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell 

Things To Do When It’s Raining by Marissa Stapley  

The Things We Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer

Three Days Missing by Kimberly Belle 

Tin Man by Sarah Winman 

The Twelve by Justin Cronin

That Night by Chevy Stevens

Those People by Louise Candlish

The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti (Thoughts by Norma) 

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti (Thoughts by Brenda) 

Tricky Twenty-Two by Janet Evanovich

Truth and Lies by Caroline Mitchell 

Two Days Gone by Randall Silvis

Two Girls Down by Louisa Luna 

U – V

The Unforgotten by Laura Powell 

The Unquiet Grave by Sharyn McCrumb 

Unraveling Oliver by Liz Nugent

Until I Met Her by Natalie Barelli

Us Against You by Fredrik Backman

Valerie’s Home Cooking by Valerie Bertinelli

Vanishing Girls by Lisa Regan

The Vanishing Season by Joanna Schaffausen 

Verity by Colleen Hoover

Void by David Staniforth 

The Visitor by K.L. Slater 

The Visitors by Catherine Burns


Waiting for Tom Hanks by Kerry Winfrey

Watch Me by Jody Gehrman

Watching Glass Shatter by James J. Cudney 

Watching You by Lisa Jewell 

The Way of Beauty by Camille Di Mario 

We Have Always Been Here A Queer Muslim Memoir By Samra Habib

We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver

The Weight of Lies by Emily Carpenter (Review by Norma) 

The Weight of Lies by Emily Carpenter  (Thoughts by Brenda) 

Well Met by Jen DeLuca

What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty

What She Knew by Gilly Macmillan

What Was Mine by Helen Klein Ross

When the Lights Go Out by Mary Kubica 

When You Disappeared by John Marrs 

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens 

Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple

The Whisper Man by Alex North

White Bodies by Jane Robins 

White Houses by Amy Bloom 

Who I Am by Sarah Simpson 

The Wife by Alafair Burke  

The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen **Blog Tour Review**

The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon

The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox 

Witness by Caroline Mitchell

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck (Thoughts by Brenda) 

The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck (Review by Norma) 

The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn 

The Wonder by Emma Donoghue

The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz 

X – Z

The Yankee Widow by Linda Lael Miller

You Were Always Mine by Nicole Baart

Yes Please by Amy Poehler

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