Category Archives: Contemporary Fiction

First Line Friday – 15 June 2018 – Open Circle (Stacy Monson)

Welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books! This week I’m sharing a book that features a cast of loveable seniors and the young woman who is determined to keep open the day centre that gives them a sense … Continue reading

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Open Circle (Stacy Monson) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Mindy Lee “Minnie” Carlson’s dream job has dropped into her hands, but there’s a catch. She has four months to revive Open Circle, the town’s only Senior Adult Day Center, or the doors will close, … Continue reading

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Lone Witness (Rachel Dylan) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Prosecutor Sophie Dawson’s first job in the White Collar division of the Fulton County D.A.’s office is to build a case against a local bank employee who may be cheating clients. But when circumstances beyond … Continue reading

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Author Chat + Giveaway with Catherine West

Welcome, book lovers! Today’s guest has single-handedly kept Kleenex in business this week with the release of her latest novel, Where Hope Begins. That’s right. It comes with it’s own tissue warning! Lol! But in all seriousness, it’s a fantastic … Continue reading

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Where Hope Begins (Catherine West) – Review

~ About the Book ~ Sometimes we’re allowed to glimpse the beauty within the brokenness . . . Savannah Barrington has always found solace at her parents’ lake house in the Berkshires, and it’s the place that she runs to … Continue reading

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The Hidden Side (Heidi Chiavaroli) – Review

~ About the Book ~ New York, 2016 Natalie Abbott offers answers for hurting listeners on her popular radio program. But she struggles to connect with her teenagers, with her daughter in an unhealthy relationship and her son uncommunicative and … Continue reading

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Interview with Rachel Linden – Becoming the Talbot Sisters

Rachel Linden’s latest novel, Becoming the Talbot Sisters, released on the first of this month. Today, she’s joining me to talk about her inspiration behind the story of twin sisters Waverly and Charlie Talbot.

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