Adult Fiction book review

Falling by Jane Green

Falling will be released on July 19, 2016 by Penguin Publishing Group. I've been a fan of Jane Green's quick witted humor and true-to-life family drama ever since reading one of her early novels, Jemima J. Falling is sure to be a summer hit, and a great beach read. This story was engaging, romantic, and… Continue reading Falling by Jane Green

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Here’s to Us by Elin Hilderbrand

Here's to Us will be published on June 14, 2016 by Hachette Book Group. Deacon Thorpe, celebrity chef and well-known bad boy with a healthy appetite for living life to the fullest, has passed away unexpectedly at his summer cottage in Nantucket. Left behind are two ex-wives, his widow, and three children (one from each marriage).… Continue reading Here’s to Us by Elin Hilderbrand

Adult Fiction book review

I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh

I Let You Go will be published by Penguin Group on May 3, 2016. Oh my goodness - this book is a roller-coaster ride! This book has it all - part police procedural, mystery, love story, and family drama. There are two story lines, both starting out with a tragic hit & run accident, killing… Continue reading I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh

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Wilde Lake by Laura Lippman

Wilde Lake will be published May 3, 2016 by Harper Collins. Wilde Lake is an atmospheric, family-centered, legal suspense novel which will keep readers interested with a quick paced plot, as layers of buried secrets are uncovered one at a time. Each family member:  Lu, AJ, and their father, is hiding secrets of their own, and… Continue reading Wilde Lake by Laura Lippman

Adult Fiction book review

Leave Me by Gayle Forman

Leave Me will be published September 6, 2016 by Algonquin Books. Leave Me is Gayle Forman's debut adult fiction novel. I've read all of her YA novels and loved them very much, my favorite being I Was Here. As it turns out, she is just as awesome with adult fiction as she is with YA fiction.… Continue reading Leave Me by Gayle Forman

Adult Fiction book review

Don’t You Cry by Mary Kubica

  Don't You Cry will be published and released on May 17, 2016. This book will surely be a hit summer read! I've read and thoroughly enjoyed all of Mary Kubica's fast-paced suspense novels. She has a knack for hooking the reader into the story and then throwing a major plot twist in the mix,… Continue reading Don’t You Cry by Mary Kubica

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The Song of Hartgrove Hall by Natasha Solomons

The Song of Hartgrove Hall, written by Natasha Solomons, begins in post-WWII Britain in the 1940's. The story alternates between 1940s - 1960s Britain and present day, with the same family, the Fox-Talbots, inhabiting Hartgrove Hall. Hartgrove Hall itself has such a pivotal role in this story; the once stately, then crumbling, then restored once… Continue reading The Song of Hartgrove Hall by Natasha Solomons

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Two If By Sea by Jacquelyn Mitchard

Two If By Sea will be published March 15, 2016 by Simon & Schuster. This book was intriguing, and while it kept my interest for the most part, at times I almost gave up on finishing it. In the end, I'm glad I finished it, but at times I wasn't sure where the story line… Continue reading Two If By Sea by Jacquelyn Mitchard

Adult Fiction book review

Miller’s Valley by Anna Quindlen

Miller's Valley is set to be published on April 5, 2016. I've always been a big fan of whatever Anna Quindlen writes, one of my favorites is Black and Blue. Quindlen has a knack for making the reader feel like they are really submersed in the story and in the life of the family being… Continue reading Miller’s Valley by Anna Quindlen

Adult Fiction book review

The Things We Keep by Sally Hepworth

It's not the things we remember, it's the things we keep. The Things We Keep will be published on January 19, 2016. If I were you, I would make a New Year's resolution now to read it in 2016. This is such a beautiful, heart-wrenching story of family, friendship, and love, despite the odds stacked… Continue reading The Things We Keep by Sally Hepworth