4 star, Mystery

Book Review – The Recovery Agent by Janet Evanovich

Great new series from one of my favorite authors! I know what everyone wants to know - "How does it compare to Stephanie Plum?" I won't keep you waiting. Gabriela Rose is Stephanie Plum's younger, hotter, more capable counterpart. I know what you're thinking. This is Stephanie Plum minus all the things we love about… Continue reading Book Review – The Recovery Agent by Janet Evanovich

5 star, Non-fiction

Book Review – On the Trail of Sherlock Holmes by Stephen Browning

This is a great, thoroughly researched, guide book to all the haunts of the famous Sherlock Holmes. The author divides the book into several walking tours you can take around London to visit a number of sites described in Holmes novels and short stories. What really stands out is the level of detail he gives.… Continue reading Book Review – On the Trail of Sherlock Holmes by Stephen Browning

Challenges

The 2023 Pick Your Poison Reading Challenge

The Pick Your Poison Reading Challenge consists of 104 prompts organized into 26 groups of 4 topics (prompts). You can choose to participate at five different levels: Baker's Dozen | 13 books - Choose one category from any 13 of the topics provided except for the wildcard books Fortnightly | 26 books - One category… Continue reading The 2023 Pick Your Poison Reading Challenge

Challenges

The Nerdy Bookworm 50 Books A Year Reading Challenge 2023

This challenge has 50 prompts and I will attempt to complete all 50 without counting any one book towards any other challenges. If you are up for the challenge too, comment below letting me know you are doing this one too so we can support each other and get all the information here. 12023 New… Continue reading The Nerdy Bookworm 50 Books A Year Reading Challenge 2023

4 star, Mystery, Reviews

Book Review – The Hidden Child by Rebecca Griffiths

Connie has been in a downward spiral most of her life and she's been taking her young daughter, Kathy, with her. Connie is not a good mom. Poor Kathy isn't even sure what her name really is because Connie usually calls her "maggot." Everything changes when Connie leaves Kathy in the car while she goes… Continue reading Book Review – The Hidden Child by Rebecca Griffiths

5 star, Giveaways, Reviews, Thriller

Author Interview and Book Review + $50 Giftcard Giveaway- Identicals by William Brennan Knight

Exclusive Author Interview  I really enjoyed Tommy the Bartender, especially the scenes where he uses every tactic he knows to slow Jack’s drinking. These scenes are so detailed it seems like you are writing from experience. Have you ever been a bartender? I’m delighted you picked up on that. Personally, I don’t have a bartending background,… Continue reading Author Interview and Book Review + $50 Giftcard Giveaway- Identicals by William Brennan Knight

4 star, Contemporary Romance, Reviews

Book Review – Lockdown on London by Beth Reekles

In this laugh-out-loud contemporary romance, a whole apartment building in London is locked down with only a few hours' notice given in the wee hours of the morning. What follows is a peek into the lives of several of the inhabitants while they are forcibly caged for a week. In one apartment, what was meant… Continue reading Book Review – Lockdown on London by Beth Reekles