Chick lit, Romance

Unlikely Match by Laura Bradbury

The book is available to request on NetGalley until Oct 2022 The book jumps right into the plot from the very first page. This is an own voice narrative, and it was fascinating (if I can use that word) to see how a person with a disease that is not overtly visible manages to deal… Continue reading Unlikely Match by Laura Bradbury

Historical fiction, Mystery

A Lady Eleanor Swift Mystery #10 #11 by Verity Bright

After reading and reviewing books that were a little off my comfort zone, I am back to a familiar series. I have been routinely entertained throughout this from the very first book. If you think we will find out what happened to our lead protagonist's parents in either of these, you are mistaken. That does… Continue reading A Lady Eleanor Swift Mystery #10 #11 by Verity Bright

Drama, Historical fiction

Call Me Athena by Colby Cedar Smith

Narrated by Gail Shalan; Hope Newhouse; Ramiz Monsef As a person who usually prides herself in 'observing' things, I was pretty ashamed to find that I had not noticed the fact that this book was a novel in verse. I started listening to the audiobook and had some difficulty following the narrative because of the… Continue reading Call Me Athena by Colby Cedar Smith

Historical fiction, Mystery

Mr. Quayle Mysteries #0.5, #1 by Anthony Slayton

I read this book in the reverse order. After I finished the first in the series, at the end of the book, I was offered access to the prequel, which I immediately took up and, since it was a novella, finished it in one sitting.I will obviously talk about the prequel first.Anthony Quayle is a… Continue reading Mr. Quayle Mysteries #0.5, #1 by Anthony Slayton

Romance, Young Adult/Children

The Edge of Summer by Erica George

Narrated by Kathryn Lynhurst This is a purely romantic story between two eighteen-nineteen-year-olds as they are done with school and try to find their way forward in the world.Our lead protagonist and the single narrator is Cor. She has always summered in Cape Cod, and this time she is there for her pre-college internship. It… Continue reading The Edge of Summer by Erica George