1963: Reeling from the death of her mother and President Kennedy’s assassination, Catherine Gray shows up on Elizabeth Bentley’s doorstep demanding answers to the shocking mystery just uncovered about her family. What she doesn’t expect is for Bentley to ensnare her in her own story of becoming a controversial World War II spy and Cold War informer…
Her Perfect Life by Hank Phillippi Ryan September 14, 2021 by Forge Books Rating: 4 Stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Mystery & Thriller Everyone knows Lily Atwood—and that may be her biggest problem. The beloved television reporter has it all—fame, fortune, Emmys, an adorable seven-year-old daughter, and the hashtag her loving fans created: #PerfectLily. To keep it, all she […]
The Shaadi Set-Up is Lillie Vale’s adult romcom debut. This is a super-cute second chance, contemporary desi romance.
The Trapped Wife by Samantha Hayes Published September 8, 2021by Bookouture Rating: 4 Stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Mystery & Thriller From the Publisher My family gathers around the large oak table in our beautifully renovated home. I’ve put on a dress and lit candles, and there’s a wonderful aroma coming from the dinner you’ve so lovingly prepared. I […]
A literary historical novel detailing the horrors faced by institutionalized women in 19th century Paris—soon to be a major film with Amazon Studios
The Night She Disappeared by Lisa Jewell September 7, 2021by Atria Books Rating: 5 Stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Mystery/Thriller 2017: 19 year old Tallulah is going out on a date, leaving her baby with her mother, Kim. Kim watches her daughter leave and, as late evening turns into night, which turns into early morning, she waits for her […]
Be My Ghost is a very promising start to a new cozy mystery series, featuring ghosts. You’ll love the “Old Florida” Gulf Coast setting and the locals who live at the haunted Haven House Inn.
Champagne, France, 1800. Twenty-year-old Barbe-Nicole inherited Le Nez (an uncanny sense of smell that makes her picky, persnickety, and particularly perceptive) from her great-grandfather, a renowned champagne maker. Her parents see Le Nez as a curse that must be hidden and try to marry her off to an unsuspecting suitor. But Barbe-Nicole is haunted by her Grand-mere’s dying wish for her to use Le Nez to make great champagne.
My Heart is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham Jones Published August 31, 2021by Gallery / Saga Press Rating: 5 Stars ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Genre: Horror Description In her quickly gentrifying rural lake town Jade sees recent events only her encyclopedic knowledge of horror films could have prepared her for in this latest novel from the Jordan Peele of horror […]
Bestselling author Gill Paul returns with a brilliant novel about Lady Evelyn Herbert, the woman who took the very first step into the tomb of Pharaoh Tutankhamun, and who lived in the real Downton Abbey, Highclere Castle, and the long after-effects of the Curse of Pharaohs.