Synopsis "Alistair Carsington really, really wishes he didn't love women so much. To escape London's many temptations, he sets out for the wilds of Derbyshire, where he hopes to kill two birds with one stone: avoid dangerous impulses and repay the friend who saved his life at Waterloo. But this noble aim drops him straight into opposition … Continue reading Miss Wonderful (Carsington Brothers #1) by Loretta Chase
Photo by Kaboompics .com on Pexels.com Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly series hosted by Rukky at Eternity Books and Danie at Literary Lion. The full list of April topics can be found here. This week, I'm doing a previous topic which was What Makes You Pick Up a Book? Here are some of the things … Continue reading What Makes You Pick Up a Book?
Synopsis "America's foremost novelist reflects on the themes that preoccupy her work and increasingly dominate national and world politics: race, fear, borders, the mass movement of peoples, the desire for belonging. What is race and why does it matter? What motivates the human tendency to construct Others? Why does the presence of Others make us … Continue reading The Origin of Others by Toni Morrison, Ta-Nehisi Coates
Synopsis "It's been seven years since Chelsea Martin embarked on her yearlong post-college European adventure. Since then, she's lost her mother to cancer and watched her sister marry twice, while Chelsea's thrown herself into work, becoming one of the most talented fundraisers for the American Cancer Coalition, and with the exception of one annoyingly competent … Continue reading Paris is Always a Good Idea by Jenn McKinlay
Synopsis "Hazel Camille Bradford knows she’s a lot to take—and frankly, most men aren’t up to the challenge. If her army of pets and thrill for the absurd don’t send them running, her lack of filter means she’ll say exactly the wrong thing in a delicate moment. Their loss. She’s a good soul in search … Continue reading Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating by Christina Lauren
Synopsis "When former forensic photographer Miranda Rhoads moves to the seaside town of Lost Beach, she's decided to make her living as a nature photographer and put crime scenes behind her. But her plans are quickly upended when one morning she comes across a couple sleeping in a canoe, entwined in an embrace. Looking more … Continue reading Flight (The Texas Murder Files #2) by Laura Griffin
Synopsis "When local rock climbers stumble upon abandoned human bones in a remote Texas gorge, Sara Lockhart is the first to get the call. She has a reputation as one of the nation’s top forensic anthropologists, and police detective Nolan Hess knows she is just the expert he needs to help unravel this case. Although … Continue reading Stone Cold Heart (Tracers #13) by Laura Griffin
Synopsis "1838: Northumberland, England. Grace Darling enjoys her quiet island life at Longstone Lighthouse, at one with nature and the wild sea breezes. but her solitude is interrupted when she and her father rescue survivors of a shipwreck in a furious storm and Grace becomes celebrated throughout England, a heroine of her time. As her … Continue reading The Lighthouse Keeper’s Daughter by Hazel Gaynor
Photo by Claire Morgan on Pexels.com Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly series hosted by Rukky at Eternity Books and Danie at Literary Lion. The full list of April topics can be found here. This week's topic is Putting Off Books You Actually Want to Read. There were a few questions provided with this prompt, … Continue reading Do You Put Off Books You Want to Read?
Synopsis "From her beginnings as an early blogger, Ree Drummond has become a household name with a passionate following of devoted fans. On her blog, in her magazine, and on her cooking show, Ree shares recipes, tales of her adventures in the country, and stories of everyday life with her four children and cowboy/rancher husband. … Continue reading Frontier Follies: Adventures in Marriage & Motherhood in the Middle of Nowhere by Ree Drummond