Book Review: Sophie Valroux’s Paris Stars by Samantha Verant

Title: Sophie Valroux's Paris Stars (Sophie Valroux #2) Author: Samantha Verant Publisher: Berkley Publication date: October 19, 2021 Genre: Women's Fiction One Sentence Summary: After taking over her family's chateau and business after her grandmother's passing, Sophie works hard to settle in, but still dreams of receiving Michelin stars even though it starts to interfere with … Continue reading Book Review: Sophie Valroux’s Paris Stars by Samantha Verant

Book Review: The Bone Ship’s Wake by RJ Barker

Title: The Bone Ship's Wake (Tide Child #3) Author: RJ Barker Publisher: Orbit Publication date: September 28, 2021 Genre: Fantasy One Sentence Summary: Over a year after Meas surrendered herself, Joron still works to find and free her, but it becomes a race to find peace and escape those they crossed. Overall The Bone Ship's Wake … Continue reading Book Review: The Bone Ship’s Wake by RJ Barker

Book Review: A Song of Flight by Juliet Marillier

Title: A Song of Flight (Warrior Bards #3) Author: Juliet Marillier Publisher: Ace Publication date: September 21, 2021 Genre: Fantasy One Sentence Summary: A prince has gone missing and Dau has been sent to help the effort to recover him while Brocc has been working on a dangerous mission to understand the feared Crow Folk. May … Continue reading Book Review: A Song of Flight by Juliet Marillier

Book Review: On Home by Becca Spence Dobias

Title: On Home Author: Becca Spence Dobias Publisher: Inkshares Publication date: August 31, 2021 Genre: Women's Fiction One Sentence Summary: Three generation of women in one family and their different routes to motherhood. Before jumping into the review, I wanted to note that this isn't my usual kind of read. While I enjoy women's fiction, I'm not much a reader of … Continue reading Book Review: On Home by Becca Spence Dobias

Book Review: Battle Royal by Lucy Parker

Title: Battle Royal Author: Lucy Parker Publisher: Avon Publication date: August 17, 2021 Genre: Romance One Sentence Summary: Four years ago, Sylvie and Dominic became firm baking rivals and the intense dislike was mutual, but now, when they're competing for the contract to make a royal wedding cake, they end up working closer together than they ever thought they would. Overall … Continue reading Book Review: Battle Royal by Lucy Parker

Book Review: Reclaimed by Madeleine Roux

Title: Reclaimed Author: Madeleine Roux Publisher: Ace Publication date: August 17, 2021 Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller One Sentence Summary: Senna, Han, and Zurri join an experimental program on an isolated moon to erase painful memories, but things stop adding up, and there's no way out. Overall Reclaimed tells a fascinating story of how our memories impact us and what might happen … Continue reading Book Review: Reclaimed by Madeleine Roux

Book Review: Legacy of Light by Matthew Ward

Title: Legacy of Light (Legacy Trilogy #3) Author: Matthew Ward Publisher: Orbit Publication date: August 17, 2021 Genre: Fantasy One Sentence Summary: Tressia and the Hadari Empire have settled into a tenuous peace, but the Empire is ill at ease and Tressia might just be ruled by the Dark. Warning: Likely spoilers for Legacy of Ash and Legacy of Steel. Overall Legacy of Light … Continue reading Book Review: Legacy of Light by Matthew Ward

Book Review: The Sinful Lives of Trophy Wives by Kristin Miller

Title: The Sinful Lives of Trophy Wives Author: Kristin Miller Publisher: Ballantine Books Publication date: July 20, 2021 Genre: Thriller One Sentence Summary: Brooke is the new trophy wife in Presidio Terrace and uses her new neighbor who reportedly killed her two late husbands as inspiration for her next mystery novel. Overall The Sinful Lives of Trophy Lives, more or less, … Continue reading Book Review: The Sinful Lives of Trophy Wives by Kristin Miller

Book Review: Such a Quiet Place by Megan Miranda

Title: Such a Quiet Place Author: Megan Miranda Publisher: Simon & Schuster Publication date: July 13, 2021 Genre: Thriller One Sentence Summary: Two years ago, Ruby was convicted in the deaths of a couple in the Hollow's Edge community, and now she's back, but no one knows why. Overall Such a Quiet Place has all the makings for a great domestic … Continue reading Book Review: Such a Quiet Place by Megan Miranda

Book Review: To Walk Alone in the Crowd by Antonio Munoz Molina

Title: To Walk Alone in the Crowd Author: Antonio Munoz Molina Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux Publication date: July 13, 2021 Genre: Fiction, Literary Fiction One Sentence Summary: A nameless man wanders Madrid and New York City, collecting experiences and telling stories of writers and artists from bygone eras. Overall To Walk Alone in the Crowd drops the reader into the … Continue reading Book Review: To Walk Alone in the Crowd by Antonio Munoz Molina