Category Archives: Contemporary Fiction

First Line Friday – 21 April 2017 – Life After (Katie Ganshert)

Hello First Liners! Lovely to have you back again. This week I’m featuring the first line from an emotionally gripping read by Katie Ganshert. It released earlier this week on 18 April, and you can read my review here. It’s a … Continue reading

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Life After (Katie Ganshert) – Review

  ~ About the Book ~ It could have been me. Snow whirls around an elevated train platform in Chicago. A distracted woman boards the train, takes her seat, and moments later a fiery explosion rips through the frigid air, … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday – Unique Settings I’ve Visited Through Books

Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday! This week the topic at The Broke and the Bookish is unique. Literally! Officially listed as ‘Top Ten of the Most Unique Books I’ve Read’, I’ve decided to put a slightly different slant on the topic … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 7 April 2017 – Beyond Justice (Cara Putman)

Hello First Liners! It’s Friday again, which means it’s time to share another first line with you. This week I’m sharing the first line from Cara Putman’s new release, Beyond Justice. Here’s a little bit about it: ~ About the Book … Continue reading

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Miramar Bay (Davis Bunn) – Review

~ About the Book ~ He had not come all this way just to break another woman’s heart. When Connor Larkin boards a late night bus in downtown LA, he’s not sure where he’s going or what he’s looking for. … Continue reading

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The Memory of You (Catherine West) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Thirteen years ago, Natalie lost a part of herself when her twin sister died. Will traveling back to the family winery finally put the memory to rest, or will it completely destroy her? When Natalie … Continue reading

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First Line Friday – 24 March 2017 – The Memory of You (Catherine West)

Welcome to First Line Friday! I have just finished reading the fantastic novel I’m featuring today, and I have one word of advice for you: PRE-ORDER!!! I’m still basking in the afterglow of this one—or perhaps ‘savouring the finish’ would … Continue reading

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