So, what makes a story about a gown so special? In this case, it's the
wedding gown that Princess Elizabeth wore at her wedding. Jennifer
Robson has woven together a fascinating tale about two women that
worked on the gown and a young woman that discovers her
grandmother has Read more...
THE MANSION is Ezekiel Boone's
new book after fabulous The Hatching trilogy. This book is something
else completely. It's a story about an old crumbling mansion and a love
story that will destroy a friendship and turn two men into bitter Read more...
When a young girl is found dead in a cage, FBI neuroscientist Sayer
Altair must take a break from her research into the brains of serial
killers. This killer seems to be very sadistic, letting the young victim
slowly starve to death, but strangely, had given the girl a puppy Read more...
Xanthe has a special gift. When she touches antiques she can sense
something from the items past. So, when Xanthe is at an auction and
sees an old chatelaine she feels the tingle of connection. She must
have it and learn of its story. Little does she know, there's Read more...
A young woman goes missing at Lost Lake, near the small town of
Cedar Valley, Colorado. Detective Gemma Monroe is called in and at
the lake, she meets the camping party who is missing its fourth
member, Sari Chesney. Sari seems to have disappeared without a trace.
But, would a Read more...
I've seen tv-versions of ANNE OF GREEN GABLES, but I have never
actually read the books. However, that didn't stop me from wanting to
read this book about Marilla Cuthbert, before Anne came into her and
Marilla Cuthbert is only thirteen-years-old when Read more...
Mercy Carr and her Belgian Malinois, Elvis, are out on their usual hike in
the remote Lye Brook Wilderness when Elvis sniffs out a very unusual
finding. A baby abandoned near a shallow grave filled with human
bones. U.S. Game Warden Troy Warner and his search-and-rescue dog Read more...
PI Gina "Tinkerbell" Miyoko is alarmed when her best friend Rose, an
undercover agent, reveals she has a stalker. Together they decided to
catch Rose's stalker, but it turns out not everything is as it seems.
However, this is just the start and they soon realize that someone is Read more...
THE LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER'S
DAUGHTER is a dual storyline book about two women living 100
years separate. In 1838 Northumberland, England, Grace Darling lives
on the Farne Island where her father is the lighthouse keeper. Grace
and her father save some shipwreck survivors Read more...
A WELL-BEHAVED WOMAN is a
story about the notorious Alva Vanderbilt who married a rich man to
save herself and her sisters from destitution. Once Alva Smith lived a
prosperous life, but that was until their fortune was lost. She has to Read more...
1842. Karina is stranded on Deception Island in the South Atlantic after
her husband, who is a whaling captain, is lost at sea. Her hope is that
her sister in Amsterdam will respond to her letter and send money for
her to travel to Amsterdam. But, as the days go Read more...
Now and then you come across a book that will take your breath away.
For me, THE DREAM DAUGHTER is
a book like that. I had never read anything by Diane Chamberlain before
so I didn't know what to expect. All I Read more...
BECOMING MRS. LEWIS is a book
that I have been looking forward to reading for a long time. At the same
time, I put it off because I was afraid it would not live up to my
expectations. I had previously read JOY Read more...
I have never read THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW by Washington
Irving. I have seen Tim Burton's movie Sleepy Hollow and parts of the
TV series Sleepy Hollow. So, my knowledge of the story of Sleepy
Hollow is based on that. Which made this story feel pretty different and Read more...
I've long had an interest with the Kennedy family and this book about
Kathleen "Kick" Kennedy was one that I had been looking forward to
reading for a long time. Kick, the next oldest daughter of Joe and Rose
Kennedy is one of the lesser known Kennedys. Her life Read more...
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