Book Review, Mystery, Romance

The Collector by Nora Roberts

Oh my gosh, what a ride. First everything is going smooth, Lila is getting settled in to the house she is house sitting, and then she witnesses a woman thrown from a window to her death. Turns out, it was the wrong murder to witness...not that there is a right murder to witness, but if you have to witness a murder, this is not the murder you want to be drawn into.

Book Review, Mystery

Her Final Breath by Robert Dugoni

Title: Her Final Breath Author: Robert Dugoni Format: Kindle Unlimited audiobook Narrator: Emily Sutton-Smith Publisher: Brilliance Audio Summary:  Homicide detective Tracy Crosswhite has returned to the police force after the sensational retrial of her sister’s killer. Still scarred from that ordeal, Tracy is pulled into an investigation that threatens to end her career, if not her life. A serial… Continue reading Her Final Breath by Robert Dugoni

Sunday Post

Sunday Post #12 – Another full week

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kim over on Caffeinated Reviewer. It's been another busy week, but productive. I'm actually getting ahead a little so I can hopefully wiggle out some solid reading time next week. I am annoyed it's taking so long to read a single book. There was a time… Continue reading Sunday Post #12 – Another full week

Book Review, Mystery

1st to Die by James Patterson

Title: 1st to Die Author: James Patterson Format: audiobook Publisher: Hachette Audio Narrator: Suzanne Toren Summary: Four crime-solving friends face off against a killer in San Francisco in the Women's Murder Club novel that launched James Patterson's thrilling series. Each one holds a piece of the puzzle: Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector in the San Francisco… Continue reading 1st to Die by James Patterson

Sunday Post

Sunday Post #11 – Where did the week go?

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kim over on Caffeinated Reviewer. Wait, it's Sunday? Already? WTH? I don't even know what I did this week, it went by super fast. Let's see, I was in a weird funk so I ended up re-listening to a few In Death books. I don't think… Continue reading Sunday Post #11 – Where did the week go?

Book Review, Fantasy

An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

Title: An Ember in the Ashes Author: Sabaa Tahir Format: audiobook Publisher: Listening Library Narrators: Fiona Hardingham and Steve West Summary: Set in a terrifyingly brutal Rome-like world, An Ember in the Ashes is an epic fantasy debut about an orphan fighting for her family and a soldier fighting for his freedom. It's a story that's literally burning to be… Continue reading An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

Book Review, Fantasy

Book Review: Traitor Born by Amy A Bartol

Title: Traitor Born Author: Amy A Bartol Publisher: 47North Format: eARC (eBook) **I was provided a free copy of this book by the publisher in exchange for an honest review.** Summary: In the Fates Republic… Firstborns reign supreme. Secondborns kneel in servitude. Thirdborns face death. And Census shadows them all. Secondborn Roselle St. Sismode was pressed into… Continue reading Book Review: Traitor Born by Amy A Bartol

Readathon, Uncategorized

Bout of Books Readathon

The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly Rubidoux Apple. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, May 14th and runs through Sunday, May 20th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and a grand prize, but all of… Continue reading Bout of Books Readathon


Book Recommendations #1

I decided to do something a little different this time around. Usually, when I film a recommendations video for YouTube, I stick to one genre. But I've kind of been bouncing around lately in my reading, and it can be good to try different genres. So I was thinking about starting a new series of… Continue reading Book Recommendations #1


Dewey’s 24 hour Readathon!

It's time for my favorite readathon of them all! I can't explain it. I just love the people you meet, they are always so nice, and so supportive. I first participated in Dewey's 3 years ago, and I haven't missed since then! I'll be posting here throughout the readathon and on Twitter. There are challenges,… Continue reading Dewey’s 24 hour Readathon!