KA-E-RO-U Time to go Home – B. Jeanne Shibahara

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A whisk-you-away, thought-provoking novel. Desert-dweller Meryl travels to Japan, returns a WWII flag, and brings home an understanding of life that opens her heart for the unexpected. "In Japan...everywhere...red … Continue reading KA-E-RO-U Time to go Home – B. Jeanne Shibahara

Guest Post: Only the Lonely – Joanne Nicholson

  An exciting day today, as it is the release date for Joanne Nicolson's new novel Only the Lonely and I am honoured to be hosting a guest post from the author.  First, here's the book: Blurb:  After Tiffany is orphaned on the night of her 18th birthday, she discovers, as the sole heir to her parents' estate, … Continue reading Guest Post: Only the Lonely – Joanne Nicholson

Missing Him – L Penn

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*         Blurb:  The much maligned and misjudged, Emery Pearson, sits facing prison therapist, Dr Susan James, in order to make a last ditch attempt to win her freedom … Continue reading Missing Him – L Penn

Full of Grace – Elizabeth Crocket

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Angela keeps a roof over her head, albeit a leaking one, by writing romance novels. But, Angela’s never really believed in the traditional happily ever after ending. So, she … Continue reading Full of Grace – Elizabeth Crocket

The Red Address Book -Sofia Lundberg

*I received a free ARC of this novel, with thanks to Harper Collins UK and NetGalley.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A heartwarming debut about 96-year-old Doris, who writes down the memories of her eventful life as she pages through her decades-old address book. But the most profound moment of … Continue reading The Red Address Book -Sofia Lundberg

An Authentic Experience – Kelly Wittman

    *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   Fifteen-year-old Silver Abelli’s life has been as tumultuous as the punk rock she was raised on. Her divorced parents just don’t get along, even though they’re both … Continue reading An Authentic Experience – Kelly Wittman

Foam on the Crest of Waves – Silke Stein

  *I received a free copy of this book via NetGalley, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Can facing the past transform the present? In a small fishing town on the Mendocino coast, the tides of time have washed over rumours and suspicions, yet … Continue reading Foam on the Crest of Waves – Silke Stein

Blog Tour: Painting Blue Water – Leigh Fossan

  *I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author and Rachel Gilbey at Rachel’s Random Resources blog tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   Katherine Ross, a struggling artist-turned-successful-businesswoman, has a life many would envy. At only thirty-one years old, Katherine runs one of the top … Continue reading Blog Tour: Painting Blue Water – Leigh Fossan

A Better Place To Be – David Wind

  *I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   RECIPIENT OF THE B.R.A.G. MEDALLION Blurb:   A B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree, A Better Place To Be, is a story about life, and what goes with it....  ....John and Claire Edghes have a wonderful … Continue reading A Better Place To Be – David Wind

The Single Ladies of Jacaranda Retirement Village – Joanna Nell

  *I received a free copy of this book via NetGalley, with thanks to the author and publishers.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:   The life of 79-year-old pensioner Peggy Smart is as beige as the décor in her retirement village. Her week revolves around aqua aerobics and appointments … Continue reading The Single Ladies of Jacaranda Retirement Village – Joanna Nell