Paper Girl by Cindy R. Wilson – Review and author guest post

Paper GirlPaper Girl by Cindy R. Wilson – publication date of December 4th, 2018 by Entangled Teen

I haven’t left my house in over a year. My doctor says it’s social anxiety, but I know the only things that are safe are made of paper. My room is paper. My world is paper. Everything outside is fire. All it would take is one spark for me to burst into flames. So I stay inside. Where nothing can touch me. Continue reading

The Corner of Holly and Ivy by Debbie Mason – Review

The Corner of Holly and Ivy: A feel-good Christmas romanceThe Corner of Holly and Ivy by Debbie Mason – publication date of October 30th, 2018 by Forever Romance – (Contemporary Holiday Romance)

Sometimes love is just around the corner . . .

With her dreams of being a wedding dress designer suddenly over, Arianna Bell isn’t expecting a holly jolly Christmas. Instead, her heart feels about three sizes too small. That is until her high school sweetheart Connor Gallagher returns to town and she finds his mere presence still makes her pulse race. But just when she starts dreaming of kissing under the mistletoe, he announces that he will be her opponent in the upcoming mayoral race.  Continue reading

How She Died, How I Lived by Mary Crockett – Review

How She Died, How I LivedHow She Died, How I Lived by Mary Crockett – publication date November 13th, 2018 by Little, Brown, and Company

I was one of five. The five girls Kyle texted that day. The girls it could have been. Only Jamie–beautiful, saintly Jamie–was kind enough to respond. And it got her killed.

On the eve of Kyle’s sentencing a year after Jamie’s death, all the other “chosen ones” are coping in various ways. But our tenacious narrator is full of anger, stuck somewhere between the horrifying past and the unknown future as she tries to piece together why she gets to live, while Jamie is dead. Continue reading

Twisted Truths: Blood Brothers #3 by Rebecca Zanetti – Review

Twisted Truths (Blood Brothers #3)Twisted Truths: Blood Brothers #3 by Rebecca Zanetti  – Published November 14th, 2017 by Forever Romance – Contemporary Romantic Suspense

You can’t escape the past…
Noni is desperate. Her infant niece has been kidnapped, and the only person who can save her is a private detective with too many secrets to count–and more enemies than he can name. A man who walked away from Noni without any warning a year ago, a man who broke her heart. But with Talia’s life on the line, Noni needs his help now more than ever–and this time, she won’t take no for an answer… Continue reading

The Golden Sequence: A Manual for Reclaiming Our Humanity by Jonni Pollard – Review

42297100The Golden Sequence: A Manual for Reclaiming Our Humanity by Jonni Pollard – publication date of November 13th, 2018 by BenBella Books

In a cynical age that constantly drowns us with information and conditions us to be mistrustful, the majority of us harbor a deep-seated yearning for more meaning and connection. Why is that? And how can we be truly fulfilled? Continue reading

Fugitive Red by Jason Starr – Review

Fugitive RedFugitive Red by Jason Starr –  publication November 6th, 2018 by Oceanview Publishing – mystery thriller

Love on the Internet gone wrong

Reminiscent of Nick and Amy in Gone Girl, Jack and Maria have a tortuous history. Jack was an up-and-coming rock guitarist living on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. His girlfriend Maria was just beginning a corporate career. They were happy and in love.

That was then. Continue reading