Category Archives: Reads

It is a Hotel’s Heart – THE LOBBY

Given an opportunity to join CLP Blog Tours for THE LOBBY by Randi M. Sherman I said yes without a delay. Having a hotel as a backdrop is ripe for all kinds of possibilities but the lobby even better. In this case I … Continue reading

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Poldark: Do Not Miss One Stop on the Blog Tour

Thrilled to join this blog tour with Sourcebooks Landmark new tie-in editions for the Masterpiece Classic PBS series airing 6/21 – 8/2, 2015 (#PoldarkPBS).  Generally I do not enjoy reading the book that inspired a TV/movie project so this was … Continue reading

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Another in A Series of Delicious Novels

Earlier this year I read my first Jenny Colgan novel The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris and I ate it up one chocolate treat at a time. I jumped at the chance to join the Sourcebooks Landmark book tour for … Continue reading

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Linda Francis Lee Knocked Me Out With THE GLASS KITCHEN

Three Cuthcart sisters growing up in Texas: Portia, Olivia and Cordelia. Out of the blue the girls learn that Portia has a gift and it is one that has been passed down generation after generation in the family. The gift … Continue reading

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A Fable of Books and Those Who Love Them

THE STORIED LIFE OF A.J. FIKRY by Gabrielle Zevin is a quick and on its surface sweet novel.  But upon reflection there are many hidden lessons to be learned and I am sure I have missed more then one. Zevin … Continue reading

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A Holiday Romance That Twinkles

I have a friend that loves Debbie Macomber and frankly until a few years ago I had never heard of her. Although, that seems crazy with eight of her novels hitting the New York Times bestseller list and having more … Continue reading

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Love From a Different Angle

THERE ONCE LIVED A GIRL WHO SEDUCED HER SISTER’S HUSBAND, AND HE HANGED HIMSELF Love Stories By Ludmilla Petrushevskaya Translated with an Introduction by Anna Summers This was a departure from anything I had known or thought I could be … Continue reading

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