Russia, 1914. Miri Abramov and her brother Vanya have been raised by
their grandmother after their parents' death years before. There is
unrest in the country and the Jewish communities are especially at risk.
Miri Abramov is now one of few female surgeons, while Vanya is a
physicist who dreams Read more...
Helen and Nate think they have found the perfect spot for building their
dream house. What they don't know is that the area is said to have
been cursed since a witch was hanged in 1924. At first, life there seems
harmonious. They are working together, but slowly things Read more...
Truman Capote's masterpiece IN COLD BLOOD was based on the
brutal killings of a family in Holcomb, Kansas. Perry Smith
and Dick Hickok were tried and executed for the killings.
But, what if they were not alone? What if there was a third
person and he got away? What Read more...
As a big fan of WW2 historical fiction MISTRESS OF THE RITZ
was a must read for me. I've previously read THE GIRLS IN
THE PICTURE by Melanie Benjamin and it's a fabulous book and
I was looking forward to reading a new book by the author.
MISTRESS Read more...
While back I had the opportunity to listen to the audiobook of BULL MOUNTAIN by Brian Panowich,
which I really loved, so I was pleased to have the opportunity to read LIKE LIONS. I'm overjoyed Read more...
You can't refuse from Greg Rask, a dying billionaire. Rye gets a second
chance, and together, with other people that have also been given a
second chance by Rask, he is now on a hunt for a miracle cure.
Something that will give Rask his own second chance. There Read more...
As far as I know, have I never read a Cosmopolitan Magazine. It has
never been my type of magazine to read. So why did I pick PARK AVENUE SUMMER to read?
Well, I've wanted to read something by Renee Rosen for Read more...
There is a tower in the forest, far away from civilization. There are boys
there called the alphabet boys. Once upon a time, there were twenty-
six boys, but two of them were deemed spoiled rotten and they
J is one of the boys, and he looks at the Read more...
FIRE SEASON is the fourth book in the Eric
Carter series and my introduction to the series.
Starting with book four may be a bit unwise since that means
I've missed a lot of events in Eric Read more...
The year is 1912 and ladies maid Jane Prescott is preparing
to travel to
Long Island with the Benchley family for Louise's upcoming
Louise is marrying William Tyler, whose uncle, Charles
Tyler, is New
York's Deputy Commissioner. Their wedding will take place at
home. Alas Read more...
Irene Van Beck has had enough of working for a traveling
burlesque show. She has a plan, and together with fellow
dancer Millie Martin, she is ready to start a new life.
Tagging along with them is comedian Henry Weiss, and soon
they are off to Hollywood on the next Read more...
Sebastian St. Cyr is not especially sad when Lord Ashworth is found
brutally murdered. The man was a menace and Sebastian suspects that
he was involved with the kidnapping and murder of Street Children. He
just couldn't prove anything. And, he couldn't stop his niece Stephanie
from marrying Read more...
Lucy Brewer is a young woman who returns home to Lake Sackett,
Georgia after the death of her husband. She has decided to raise her
young son in her hometown and transform the local meat shop into a
bakery. Her best friend since childhood, Duffy McCready, is now
divorced from Read more...
Aaron and Bridge Quinlan's father has died and they are now traveling
to meet their mother and sister Franny at a huge property in the Pacific
Northwest to participate in the reading of his will. All of them are
confused when they learn that to claim their inheritance, they Read more...
Alice has taken young Oren and fled an abusive relationship. They
arrive in Delphi, NY in the middle of a snowstorm and are taken in by
Mattie, a social worker. Mattie breaks all her rules when she brings
them home to her instead of a local shelter. But the bad Read more...
Assistant DA Alexandra Cooper is faced with trying to bring
down a very powerful man in BLOOD OATH, a man that years ago
groomed a young witness in a case. Now Lucy, the young
woman, wants the man who used her brought to justice. But,
how to prove what really Read more...
Two young bartenders are found dead in the Barking Fog Inn and it's up
to Crimson Lake's most notorious private detectives to take on the
case: disgraced former police detective Ted Conkaffey and convicted
murderer Amanda Pharell. Together they will work this case with DI Pip
Sweeney. Meanwhile Read more...
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