Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Restaurant Critic’s Wife – Elizabeth LaBan

The Restaurant Critic’s Wife – Elizabeth LaBan

The Restaurant Critic’s Wife was a smart mom lost in her marriage tale. Lila is a mother of two in a new city and staying at home with her kids for the first time. Her husband has his dream job as a restaurant critic and is super paranoid of anyone finding out […]

Posted December 23, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments

Shopaholic to the Rescue – Sophie Kinsella

Shopaholic to the Rescue – Sophie Kinsella

Oh Becky, how I missed you. Sophie Kinsella is one of my auto-buy authors and I was sad as I did not love her YA debut Finding Audrey. So, I was thrilled that her return to the Shopaholic world was great. Shopaholic to the Rescue picked right up where the previous […]

Posted December 17, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment

Reasons To Love A Nerd Like Me – Becky Jerams

Reasons To Love A Nerd Like Me – Becky Jerams

Reasons To Love A Nerd Like Me made my heart grow three sizes that day. This was such a smart and real YA read. The tale of Scotty, an out and proud teen with an accepting mother and a small core group of friends, actually resembled real life and didn’t […]

Posted December 10, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 6 Comments

The Broken Hearts Book Club – Lynsey James

The Broken Hearts Book Club – Lynsey James

The Broken Hearts Book Club is one of those cute reads that you can just sink into. I really enjoyed Lynsey James’ first book Just the Way You Are and she is going to be my Author Tuesday for December 8, 2015. So when I heard she had a newly released […]

Posted December 7, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 3 Comments

Movie Star by Lizzie Pepper – Hilary Liftin

Movie Star by Lizzie Pepper – Hilary Liftin

Movie Star by Lizzie Pepper is a thinly veiled version of the Tom Cruise – Katie Holmes relationship. Instead of couch jumping there was jumping on the hood of a car, instead of one child there were two, but it was still pretty obvious where the basis of the story came from. As […]

Posted December 2, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments

Through Infinity – Libby Austin

Through Infinity – Libby Austin

Through Infinity is another mother gets amnesia and forgets her husband and family tales. I thought I would instantly like the book when reading the author’s note she calls out that the book has cussing and is unapologetic about it. But sadly I did not love Through Infinity. I have […]

Posted November 29, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

Inconceivable! – Tegan Wren

Inconceivable! – Tegan Wren

Inconceivable! was not what I was expecting. I was expecting a fun romp with a dreamy prince, a naive young American woman and some royal hi-jinks. What I got was the dreamy prince, a strong woman who speaks her mind and, of course the required tension and hi-jinks. Hatty is an […]

Posted November 12, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 4 Comments

The Unfortunate Decisions of Dahlia Moss – Max Wirestone

The Unfortunate Decisions of Dahlia Moss – Max Wirestone

♦ For fans of The Guild, New Girl, Scott Pilgrim, Big Bang Theory, Veronica Mars. Yes please, do go on… I was intrigued by the first line of the synopsis as those are all things I enjoy. I feared that I was being set up for disappointment as most of […]

Posted October 19, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments