Second Chance Cowboy: Crossroads Ranch #1 by A.J. Pine – Review

Second Chance Cowboy (Crossroads Ranch, #1)Second Chance Cowboy (Crossroads Ranch #1)
by A.J. Pine

Publisher: Forever (February 27, 2018)
ASIN: B071WJVLX3
ISBN-10: 1538727064
ISBN-13: 978-1538727065

Once a cowboy, always a cowboy

Ten years ago, Jack Everett left his family’s ranch without a backward glance. Now, what was supposed to be a quick trip home for his father’s funeral has suddenly become more complicated. The ranch Jack can handle—he might be a lawyer, but he still remembers how to work with his hands. But turning around the failing vineyard he’s also inherited? That requires working with the one woman he never expected to see again. Continue reading

When a Duchess Says I Do (Rogues to Riches #2) by Grace Burrowes – Review

When a Duchess Says I Do (Rogues to Riches #2)When a Duchess Says I Do (Rogues to Riches #2)
by Grace Burrowes
Publisher: Forever (April 2, 2019)
Genre: Romance – Historical Romance – Historical
ISBN-10: 1538728982 – ISBN-13: 978-1538728987
ASIN: B07G74HZB3

Duncan Wentworth tried his hand at rescuing a damsel in distress once long ago, and he’s vowed he’ll never make that mistake again. Nonetheless, when he comes across Matilda Wakefield in the poacher-infested and far-from-enchanted woods of his estate, decency compels him to offer aid to a lady fallen on hard times. Matilda is whip-smart, she can read Duncan’s horrible penmanship, and when she wears his reading glasses, all Duncan can think about is naughty Latin poetry. Continue reading

Such a Perfect Wife by Kate White – Review

Such a Perfect WifeSuch a Perfect Wife
by Kate White
Publisher: Harper (May 7, 2019)
ASIN: B0714PHYJD
ISBN-10: 0062886266
ISBN-13: 978-0062886262
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Suspense
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Must be blonde, beautiful, and a good Catholic girl…

On a sunny morning in late September, Shannon Blaine, a blonde, green-eyed 34-year old wife, and mother of two, set off on a jog along the rural roads near her home in Lake George, New York.  It’s her usual a.m. routine, her “me time” after dropping the kids off at school…except on this day she never returns. The residents in the idyllic lakeside town—which is popular with summer tourists—are stunned. Would Shannon have just taken off, overwhelmed with the pressures of being the perfect wife and mother? Did a stranger snatch her? Or could her husband be responsible for her disappearance? Continue reading

Day of the Dragon: Dragon Hunter #2 by Katie MacAlister – Review

Day of the DragonDay of the Dragon: Dragon Hunter #2
by Katie MacAlister
Publisher: Forever (March 5, 2019)
ASIN: B07F68N236
ISBN-10: 1538761106
ISBN-13: 978-1538761106
Sold by: Hachette Book Group
Genre: Fantasy – Paranormal – Romance

Fans of Lyndsay Sands will love this fiery paranormal romance from a New York Times bestselling author about a dragon shifter who finds his soul mate in the most unlikely place. With dragons like him, who needs enemies?
Real scholars know that supernatural beings don’t exist. But the moment I meet Archer Andras of the Storm Dragons, all my academic training goes out the window. Thanks to Mr. Tall, Dark, And Infuriating, I’m learning that I really should worry about those things that go bump in the night. . . and that dragons like Archer are 100 percent pure trouble. Continue reading

Her Father’s Secret: The Family Secret by Sara Blaedel – Review

Her Father's SecretHer Father’s Secret: The Family Secret 
by Sara Blaedel

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing (March 5, 2019)
ASIN: B07F68H7P2
ISBN-10: 1538763257
ISBN-13: 978-1538763254
Genre: Mystery-Suspense

A woman’s murder is only the beginning as a daughter races to unravel the maze of secrets her father left behind–before she becomes the next victim–in the latest emotionally gripping novel from Sara Blaedel, #1 internationally bestselling author with over 3 million copies sold worldwide. Continue reading

The Woman in the Dark by Vanessa Savage – Review

The Woman in the DarkThe Woman in the Dark
by Vanessa Savage

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing (March 12, 2019)
ASIN: B07M9KK2RY
ISBN-10: 1538714299
ISBN-13: 978-1538714294
Genre: Psychological Thriller – Mystery – Suspense

A chilling psychological thriller about dark family dysfunction and the secrets that haunt us.

For Sarah and Patrick, family life has always been easy. But when Sarah’s mother dies, it sends Sarah into a downward spiral. Knowing they need a fresh start, Patrick moves the family to the beachside house he grew up in. Continue reading

Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia by Christina Thompson – Review

40536236Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia
by Christina Thompson 

Publication: March 12th, 2019 by Harper
Genre: Anthropology, History, Nonfiction

A blend of Jared Diamond’s Guns, Germs, and Steel and Simon Winchester’s Pacific, a thrilling intellectual detective story that looks deep into the past to uncover who first settled the islands of the remote Pacific, where they came from, how they got there, and how we know. Continue reading