Mini Review: The Best of Adam Sharp by Graeme Simsion

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: From the #1 bestselling author of The Rosie Project and The Rosie Effect, an unforgettable new novel about lost love and second chances On the cusp of turning fifty, Adam Sharp likes his life. He’s happy with his partner Claire, he excels in music trivia at quiz night at the local … More Mini Review: The Best of Adam Sharp by Graeme Simsion

Brief Thoughts: The Jane Austen Project by Kathleen A. Flynn

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: England, 1815: Two travelers—Rachel Katzman and Liam Finucane—arrive in a field, disheveled and weighed down with hidden money. They are not what they seem, but colleagues from a technologically advanced future, posing as a doctor and his spinster sister. While Rachel and Liam aren’t the first team of time travelers, … More Brief Thoughts: The Jane Austen Project by Kathleen A. Flynn

ARC Review: A Deadly Éclair by Daryl Wood Gerber (A French Bistro Mystery #1)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: It’s always been Mimi Rousseau’s dream to open her own bistro, but it seems beyond her grasp since she’s been chased back home to Nouvelle Vie in Napa Valley by her late husband’s tremendous debt. Until her best friend Jorianne James introduces her to entrepreneur Bryan Baker who invests in … More ARC Review: A Deadly Éclair by Daryl Wood Gerber (A French Bistro Mystery #1)

ARC Review: Death on Tap by Ellie Alexander (Sloan Krause Mystery #1)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: When Sloan Krause walks in on her husband, Mac, screwing the barmaid, she gives him the boot. Sloan has spent her life in Leavenworth, Washington becoming an expert in brewing craft beer, and she doesn’t have time to be held back by her soon-to-be ex-husband. She decides to strike out … More ARC Review: Death on Tap by Ellie Alexander (Sloan Krause Mystery #1)

Book Review: The Radium Girls by Kate Moore

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: The incredible true story of the young women exposed to the “wonder” substance of radium and their brave struggle for justice…As World War I raged across the globe, hundreds of young women toiled away at the radium-dial factories, where they painted clock faces with a mysterious new substance called radium. Assured … More Book Review: The Radium Girls by Kate Moore

ARC Review: Old Scores by Will Thomas (Barker & Llewelyn #9)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: When a Japanese diplomat is murdered, and Cyrus Barker is the prime suspect, Barker and sidekick Llewelyn must work against the clock to find the real killer. In London of 1890, the first Japanese diplomatic delegation arrives in London to open an embassy in London. Cyrus Barker, private enquiry agent … More ARC Review: Old Scores by Will Thomas (Barker & Llewelyn #9)

ARC Review: Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks by Annie Spence

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: A Gen-X librarian’s snarky, laugh-out-loud funny, deeply moving collection of love letters and break-up notes to the books in her life. Librarians spend their lives weeding–not weeds but books! Books that have reached the end of their shelf life, both literally and figuratively. They remove the books that patrons no longer … More ARC Review: Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks by Annie Spence

ARC Review: This Side of Murder by Anna Lee Huber (Verity Kent #1)

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: The Great War is over, but in this captivating new series from award-winning author Anna Lee Huber, one young widow discovers the real intrigue has only just begun . . . An Unpardonable Sin? England, 1919. Verity Kent’s grief over the loss of her husband pierces anew when she receives a … More ARC Review: This Side of Murder by Anna Lee Huber (Verity Kent #1)

Book Review: Assassin’s Quest by Robin Hobb (Farseer Trilogy #3)

Official Synopsis from Goodreads: King Shrewd is dead at the hands of his son Regal. As is Fitz—or so his enemies and friends believe. But with the help of his allies and his beast magic, he emerges from the grave, deeply scarred in body and soul. The kingdom also teeters toward ruin: Regal has plundered … More Book Review: Assassin’s Quest by Robin Hobb (Farseer Trilogy #3)

Book Review: Winterdance by Gary Paulsen

Official synopsis from Goodreads: Fired by a passion for running dogs, award-winning author Gary Paulsen entered the Iditarod, a grueling 1180-mile race across Alaska, in dangerous ignorance and with fierce determination. After a spectacularly inept period of training and an even more spectacularly inept start to the race, Paulsen and his team of 15 dogs … More Book Review: Winterdance by Gary Paulsen