Monthly Archives: July 2021

Fictionophile’s JULY 2021 Reading Wrap-Up #MonthlyWrapUp

In the past month I’ve read eight novels. My reading momentum was curtailed by a surgery and ongoing recovery, so only eight novels read this month, but I enjoyed every one of them! “Magpie Lane” by Lucy Atkins This novel … Continue reading

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Fictionophile’s JULY 2021 #BookHaul #Bookbloggers #TBR

I’ve added eight review commitments to my TBR this month. I received seven of these titles from NetGalley. I downloaded ONE from Edelweiss this month. I have no commitment to review the titles I receive via ‘Amazon First Reads‘. My … Continue reading

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“Sister, Sister” by Sue Fortin – Book Review

“I muse over how different people can have the same experience and yet totally different memories.” Clare Tennison is a hard-working solicitor who is a named partner in her Bristol law firm. She is happily married to her artist husband, … Continue reading

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Teaser Tuesday – July 27, 2021 #NewBook #TeaserTuesday @thewriterjude #TheFaceOfClaraMorgan #bookbloggers @Bloodhoundbook

My Tuesday post where I’ll ‘tease‘ you with the cover, blurb, and first paragraph of one of the new books from my own TBR. This book is a title I purchased from Amazon.ca Today, Tuesday July 27, 2021 I want … Continue reading

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Cover Love part 102 – Path to the Beach

They say you can never have a second chance to make a good first impression. A book’s cover does just that – gives a first impression. A good cover can make a reader pick up a book. A bad cover … Continue reading

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Teaser Tuesday – July 20, 2021 #NewBook #TeaserTuesday #bookbloggers @AtriaBooks #TheFamilyPlot @ImMeganCollins

My Tuesday post where I’ll ‘tease‘ you with the cover, blurb, and first paragraph of one of the advanced reader’s copies from my own TBR. This book is a title I downloaded from Edelweiss. Today, Tuesday July 20th, 2021 I … Continue reading

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“The Marsh King’s Daughter” by Karen Dionne – Book Review

Helena Pelletier’s past comes back to haunt her when her criminal father escapes from prison. She has kept her past history a secret from her husband. Now, everything comes out into the open when Michigan State Police officers come to … Continue reading

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“The Beauty Of Broken Things” by Victoria Connelly – Book Review

Helen Hansard is a vibrant woman in her early thirties. A keen photographer, she is debating giving up her steady job in the city and making photography her primary focus. She wants to follow her dream. One tragic day, on … Continue reading

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#BookRecommendations with titles that start with the letter ‘G’ #booklovers #bookbloggers #GreatReads

This year I plan to go through the entire alphabet, one letter per month. For July 2021, the seventh month, I’m listing all of my favourite novels that begin with the letter ‘G‘. I am choosing these titles from the … Continue reading

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“Sarah’s List” by Elizabeth Gunn – Book Review

This is the seventh installment in the Sarah Burke police procedural series set in Tucson, Arizona. Though I did not read any of the previous titles, the author included enough of the back story that “Sarah’s List” read well as … Continue reading

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