Book review: He Started It by Samantha Downing

Summary: Ready for a road trip?! Beth, Eddie, and Portia are forced upon a road trip at the request of their recently deceased grandfather. In his will, he requests that the siblings and their partners recreate the same road trip that he took with them when they were children. At the end of the trip, …

Book Review: The Sister in Law by Sue Watson

Summary: Pop open some bubbly for the wedding of Jamie and Ella! Clare is headed for a vacation to Italy with her husband, children, and in-laws. Clare has had a rough year, and she really could use a relaxing vacation. Clare's brother-in-law, Jamie, arrives unexpectedly with a new wife. Ella is gorgeous, young, and famous …

Book Review: The Night Swim by Megan Goldin

Summary: Rachel Krall’s true crime podcast has risen to stardom quickly. Many people who are seeking justice for loved ones contact her in hopes that she will investigate to find answers. When Rachel travels to Neopolis to cover a rape trial, someone is following her leaving notes. The person stalking her wants help with a …

Book Review: Regretting You by Colleen Hoover

Summary: Morgan had her daughter at a young age and was married young to her husband Chris. Fast forward to the teen years..........Clara is extremely close with Chris, but Clara and Morgan have a tumultuous mother-daughter relationship. After a tragic accident that affects their family, Morgan and Clara turn away from each other instead of …

Book review: Don’t Look For Me by Wendy Walker

Summary: Molly Clarke’s family is led to believe that she walked away from her entire life one night leaving her car abandoned and a note in a hotel. The authorities conclude and try to get her family to believe that Molly just doesn’t want found......... The stormy night of Molly’s disappearance, Molly ran out of …

Book review: Beach Read by Emily Henry

Summary: January Evans writes bestselling romance novels, but after experiencing some tragic relationship news in her family, January begins to doubt love. Augustus Everett writes literary fiction and is not a big believer in the romance novel. Two opposites end up living in beach houses next to each other one summer. Their unlikely friendship and …

Book review: Troubles in Paradise (Paradise, 3) by Elin Hilderbrand

Summary: Irene Steele had just began to settle in on the beautiful island of St. John when the FBI wrecks the stability her life was beginning to finally have. Irene, Cash, and Baker try to begin to set up some kind of life and routine with the help of their newfound friends. New lives, new …

Hush Collection: Short Story Reviews

Murder, missing people, psychics, serial killers, unreliable narrators..........what else could a thriller junkie like myself ask for??! This collection of six short stories to read on Kindle with Audible narration is offered free to Prime members and $5.94 for the entire collection if you don’t have Prime. I have individual reviews for each book also …

Short story review: Treasure by Oyinkan Braithwaite (Hush Collection)

Summary: Treasure is an aspiring Instagram influencer in Nigeria with thousands of followers. Treasure takes photos with many expensive pieces such as Gucci and Fendi. One follower in particular becomes a little obsessed with Treasure. When Treasure accidentally leaves her location on a post, she erases it quickly. But not before the wrong person sees …

Short story review: Let Her Be by Lisa Unger (Hush Collection)

Summary: After a suicide attempt, Will starts to begin his life again. He cannot get the thoughts out of his head about his ex-girlfriend Anisa. They are haunting him. When he runs into Emily, who was Anisa’s good friend, they can’t stop discussing the fact that nobody has seen Anisa in person despite her social …