As a horse-mad young adult I read J. Frank Dobie's factual
book The Mustangs. Later I read Robert Denhardt's The Horse
Of the Americas. If you're like me, you will need no
introduction to the American Mustang horse. But on reading
LAST CHANCE MUSTANG you will Read more...
This wistful, witty and carefully crafted YA story will be
enjoyed by anyone who remembers programming the Commodore
64 or being a kid who didn't fit in. THE IMPOSSIBLE
FORTRESS is the name of an early version of a videogame
designed and written by our eponymous hero, Billy Marvin Read more...
Beginning in Gatlinburg, Tennessee in 1887, this lively
historical romance loses no time in introducing a young
lady with trouble on her mind and a brawny Scots lad with
dancing on his mind. It's Independence Day, and there's a
celebration. WED BY NECESSITY is in a series called Read more...
Karma is thirteen and she wants to be a falconer. Right now
she's her dad's unofficial apprentice, handling the raptors
in Montana. But a stray gyrfalcon Stark handled by Karma
was lost by someone in Canada who wants her back. Falcons
are expensive, and Karma's told she Read more...
Classified K-9 Unit is this year's linked series of
romantic suspense stories involving highly trained police
dogs and their handlers. I have enjoyed all the previous
books so I'm looking forward to this crop. Terri Reed
starts us off with a crime story set in Read more...
Heather Jacobs, who lives in California, is trying to carry
out her late father's wishes by spreading his ashes on a
Montana mountainside. She never realised it would lead her
into a desperate situation. Alone with her guide Zane
Scofield, she enjoys the beautiful woodlands - until some
survivalists decide Read more...
First in a series titled Band On
The Run comes this
refreshing contemporary romance. Matt Reed is lead
guitarist with a band called Shaughnessy but after ten
gruelling years he feels it's time to do something
different Read more...
The London stage is the setting for this lively story. The
name Lily Langtrey will be familiar to many readers, a
prince's mistress. A similarly named actress, Lily Lamprey,
is our heroine and we meet her as she takes a break from a
TV series called Knightsbridge and applies Read more...
A female Pinkerton agent takes centre stage in this fun and
fast-paced historical crime story. Kate Warne the main
character is based on the real Pinkerton agent of that
name, who seized a career opportunity not previously open
to women. GIRL IN DISGUISE follows her challenging and
dangerous career Read more...
I didn't know what to expect when I opened this book, but
it turns out to be a mix between the trivial and the grim
to begin with as author Kyo Maclear faces up to mortality.
Her father is seriously ill and if she didn't have a stable Read more...
Inspired by photos she was taking of her own daughters,
Kate T Parker went further to photograph girls around
America. The result is an inspiring and beautiful book of
candid photos and quotes from girls aged five years to
sixteen. STRONG IS THE NEW PRETTY is proven by the fact Read more...
Second in the 'Carson Stables Mystery' series set on the
windswept Olympic Peninsula, SADDLE UP FOR MURDER by Leigh
Hearon is the tale of Annie Carson who cares more for
animals than people. She doesn't have much of a
relationship with local law enforcement, other than
working with them Read more...
Sometimes you decide right away that you will enjoy
someone's company. Lady Hardcastle and her skilled Welsh
maid Florence Armstrong immediately struck me as being
great fun and well drawn, sharp characters. Following A
Quiet Life In The Country Read more...
I hadn't read any of the romances by Dorothy Clark but I
started enjoying her first in the series 'Stand-In Brides'
right away. In 1868 a young woman, Audrey Prescott, takes
the railroad to Wyoming Territory. Her sister promised to
marry a gentleman, who needs a wife in Read more...
For the fans of fantasy world Valdemar and its heralds,
here is an unaccustomed treat. Authors have created short
stories in this world and Mercedes Lackey, the original
Valdemar author, has edited them into the compilation:
TEMPEST: ALL NEW TALES OF VALDEMAR. Heralds are riders who
serve the Crown and Read more...
Two tales of the ROOKIE K-9 UNIT CHRISTMAS come together in
this seasonal bundle. The Arizona town has seen a murder,
intimidation and the arrival of new criminals. The officers
and police dog training unit are working to keep everyone
Valerie Hansen writes SURVIVING CHRISTMAS which has a Read more...
Senior Investigator Joanne Stuart is working to find a
serial rapist in Northern England. The criminal drugs
students and takes them away from their friends; when they
are found next day they have no memory of the night, and a
tattoo of a falcon has been inked on their skin Read more...
I previously enjoyed 'Spy Fall' a historical romance about
a pioneering lady parachutist, by Diana Quincy, so I was
glad to read another of her works. Third in her series
called 'Rebellious Brides' is FROM LONDON WITH LOVE. Emilia
St. George's wedding day is not proceeding as planned; the Read more...
Fifth in the 'Ransom Canyon' series by popular author Jodi
Thomas, comes the Cinderella story of a sheriff. Sheriff
Dan Brigman, a mature divorced father, finds a woman's boot
in the road one night. A blue boot with rhinestones and a
tall heel. He brings it to the nearest Read more...
So when would you tell the father of twins that he had
responsibilities? When they were on the way, or when they
arrived or... Adelaide Smythe decided not to tell him. She
and Wyatt Lockhart had a fling but as he's the son of a
ranch owner and she Read more...