Monthly Archives: September 2017

#Coverreveal of Barbara Copperthwaite’s new thriller: “Her Last Secret”

I am excited to have the privilege of being on the team of bookbloggers to reveal the cover of Barbara Copperthwaite‘s latest thriller! Published by Bookouture with a release date of October 13th, this book sounds like a winner! Love this … Continue reading

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“The story of Arthur Truluv” by Elizabeth Berg

Not since “A man called Ove” have I been so charmed by a book.  “The story of Arthur Truluv” is one of those novels that give you a book hangover (you don’t want to start another book because you are … Continue reading

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New release by S.E. Lynes! (#CoverReveal)

In June of last year I read and reviewed the fabulous thriller “Valentina” by S.E. Lynes. I’m now excited to know that she has a new book coming out this November. Published by Bookouture, “The Mother” looks like another hit … Continue reading

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“Somebody I used to know” by David Bell

Nick Hansen is forty years old, a professional who works for the housing authority in Eastland, Ohio. He lives alone with his rescue dog Riley. Back in college, Nick fell in love with the beautiful red-headed Marissa Minor.  Sadly, Marissa … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – an old favorite recommended

Renee at It’s Book Talk began this meme as a way to share old favourites and those books that are languishing on the to be read pile for whatever reason. This week I’ve chosen “The shut eye” by Belinda Bauer for my Throwback Thursday post. It … Continue reading

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Cover Love: part 35 – Said in ribbons

The covers of novels entice the reader to enter a different world. Covers are, after all, the way the publisher ‘hooks‘ the reader into choosing one book over countless others. In my thirty-fifth installment of ‘Cover Love‘, I’d like to show you books that feature text … Continue reading

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Top nine summer reads PLUS September reading plans

Some of my summer reads were, in my opinion, spectacular reads. Now for the truly difficult decision…  Trying to decide on  TOP THREE THRILLERS “What she knew” by Gilly Macmillan “Seas of snow” by Kerensa Jennings “I found you” by … Continue reading

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“Evensong” by Kate Southwood – Book Review

“Beautifully rendered and poignantly told, Evensong is a novel about the deep undercurrents of love and regret in one Midwestern family – an indelible portrait of a woman searching for tranquility at the end of her days.”~~ Publisher The brilliant … Continue reading

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#20BooksOfSummer report & recap

20 Books of Summer is an annual reading challenge created by Cathy at 746 Books. The challenge takes place between June 1st and September 3rd, during which time the reader pledges to read 20 books from his or her TBR in three … Continue reading

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Hello September! (Fictionophile updates & August’s book haul)

September has always been my favourite month of the year.  It is for that reason that I got married in September, and this year we will be celebrating our 40th wedding anniversary! With cooler temperatures at night, and lovely warm … Continue reading

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