Chick lit

The Switch by Beth O’Leary

I have read and reviewed the author's previous work: here This is a class above the author's previous work (which I also enjoyed). In an earlier review, I debated how many ways older women, paired with a younger person (in that case, it was a child) could teach each other about the joys of life.… Continue reading The Switch by Beth O’Leary

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, 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