Chick lit

Breeda Looney Steps Forth by Oliver Sands

The story is of Breeda who has spent the last few months caring for her dying mother and then grieving for the loss. She is adrift, and this is a sort of coming of age story for Breeda because she may finally be able to shake off the weight on her heart. The setting is… Continue reading Breeda Looney Steps Forth by Oliver Sands

Chick lit

The Break Up by Tilly Tennant

In the middle of reading other genres, I usually slip in one of the more romantic ones periodically just to keep it different. I started with that thought in mind. This was not as light-hearted as the cover indicates but maintains an upbeat steady pace throughout the narrative, sometimes amping up the situation with breakneck… Continue reading The Break Up by Tilly Tennant

Chick lit, Mystery

The Minokee Mysteries #1 #2 by Iris Chacon

This series put me in mind of the tone of another Florida based series: Jeopardy in July (Jamie Quinn Mystery #5) by Barbara Venkataraman and even the more recently read The Tarot Mysteries #4,#5,#6 by Bevan Atkinson. It has very different protagonists, but there is this 'feeling' that is similar, needless to say, I enjoyed reading it.… Continue reading The Minokee Mysteries #1 #2 by Iris Chacon