Non Fiction

The Chile Pepper in China by Brian R.Dott

If I look back about what tempted me to pick this title up was the randomness of the topic. The content stayed true to the title, this book is all about the documented rise and alteration of Chiles' use in China through centuries. It is not often that one finds access to a book on… Continue reading The Chile Pepper in China by Brian R.Dott

Mystery

Saddled with Murder (Dr. Kate Vet Mysteries #1) by Eileen Brady

I saw this book was the first in a 'new' series and looked no further than that, but I should have. This character appears in other series' based on the location. Although the characters were well rounded, and we got a lot of the backstory, it still felt like I was dropping in unannounced to… Continue reading Saddled with Murder (Dr. Kate Vet Mysteries #1) by Eileen Brady

Drama

Boop and Eve’s Road Trip by Mary Helen Sheriff

Uplit comes in many forms. When a road trip is mentioned, it definitely snags my attention. There is so much fodder available in the context of a long journey with just a single individual for company. However, the majority of this story dealt with severe issues and complicated family ties that went beyond the scope… Continue reading Boop and Eve’s Road Trip by Mary Helen Sheriff