Publisher: Lake Union Publishing

My Life Only Appears Perfect…

My Life Only Appears Perfect…

In Twenty Years by Allison Winn Scotch is a good lesson in appearance isn’t everything. Five friends return to their college home twenty years after graduating at the wishes of their late friend Bea. Told over a 4th of July weekend, the story focuses on the individuals and how each […]

Posted June 26, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 3 Comments

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

The Light of Hidden Flowers – Jennifer Handford

The Light of Hidden Flowers – Jennifer Handford

 The Light of Hidden Flowers continues my streak of good not great books. Melissa Fletcher is a mousy woman living in the shadow of her father, a man beloved in the community. Melissa works in her father’s financial firm and is happiest creating proposals, but not speaking to the clients. Melissa […]

Posted November 9, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments

Fishing with RayAnne – Ava Finch 

Fishing with RayAnne – Ava Finch 

 Fishing with RayAnne was good, not great. Our main character, RayAnne, has a philandering alcoholic father, a mother who leads menopause retreats and a job that, even after a year, is still considered temporary. RayAnne is also a woman that just needs to get her shit together. She is afraid to […]

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

Counting Stars – Kathleen Long

Counting Stars – Kathleen Long

Counting Stars is a slow burner. It gets better the further you read, when the emotions of the characters have had time to build. Primarily set during a road trip with an octogenarian, her mid-life daughter and daughter-in-law, and her daughter’s best friend’s seventeen-year-old daughter (oh and a dog); this story […]

Posted October 25, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

Love You Better – Natalie K. Martin

Love You Better – Natalie K. Martin

♦ I like quite a few things about Natalie Martin’s books. One of the main things I like is that her characters are diverse without trying. In Love You Better there are a few hints about the race of the lead female then 75% through it is mentioned that her father […]

Posted October 23, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 1 Comment

House Trained – Jackie Bouchard

House Trained – Jackie Bouchard

I saw a review recently in which the reviewer stated “there are good three star books and bad three star books”. I really liked that statement and feel it is true for this book. House Trained is one of the good three star books. Alex is a character obsessed with perfection and […]

Posted October 18, 2015 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments

Party Girl – Rachel Hollis

Party Girl – Rachel Hollis

4.25 Stars Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Join 1,091 other subscribers Email Address

Posted June 7, 2015 by lnagore in Reviews / 4 Comments