Book Review: Wreckage by Emily Bleeker

Summary: Lillian and Dave Hall were virtually strangers when their plane crashed in the South Pacific. Three survivors remained and they lived on a deserted island for two years. The novel switches from past to present and also switches narrators from Lillian to David. The public story and the private story of the saga on …

Book Review: Dear Wife by Kimberly Belle

Summary: Two parallel stories run about two women.....Beth and Sabine. Beth is running from a violent husband and trying to make a fresh start. Sabine is missing and the story focuses on her husband, Jeff. The detective, Marcus, is searching for answers to Sabine’s disappearance. The twisted lies cross and cross again to reveal the …

Book Review: Until the Day I Die by Emily Carpenter

Summary: Erin Gaines has lost her husband in a sudden and unexpected car accident. As owners of a tech company along with their best friends, Erin begins to rely on her friends and daughter for support. Erin’s friends and family decide that she needs a trip to a remote Caribbean spa to relax and regroup. …

Book Review: Friends Like These by Sarah Anderson

Summary: Lizzie is a young lady that has recently re-invented herself. She has lost weight, gotten a makeover, and is looking for some love. Lizzie has always been envious of Becca who seemed to have it all......until Becca had a serious accident at a party. Years later, Becca has come back into Lizzie’s life unintentionally. …

Book Review: The Neighbors by Hannah Mary McKinnon

Summary: Abby and Nate are excited about their new neighbors......until Abby realizes it is her old boyfriend who she pushed away after a terrible accident that took her brother’s life. This twisted plot features a relationship between Abby and Nate that stemmed from him as the first approaching the accident in which her brother died …

Book Review: Before She Knew Him by Peter Swanson

Summary: Hen and Lloyd have moved into a new home in a suburb of Boston. Hen has had a prior history of bipolar and finally has her medication stabilized and is working as an illustrator. After a dinner party at their neighbors’ house, Hen spots an item that was a key piece in a murder …

Book Review: The Au Pair by Emma Rous

Summary: Seraphina’s mother committed suicide hours after the birth of her and her twin brother. Even stranger, the au pair also left the town and was never heard from again. The novel switches between the current time period, which is shortly after the death of Seraphine’s father and back to when the au pair was …

Book review: A Stranger on the Beach by Michele Campbell

Summary: Caroline was a wealthy woman who was happily married and putting the finishing touches on their new and expensive beach house. Caroline notices a stranger outside her house one night and on the very first page, we learn that she wishes she never saw this man because it made her whole life change. Aiden, …

Book Review: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

"BEST BOOK OF 2019" Summary: The town of Barkley Hill, NC have always wondered about the "marsh girl." Kya Clark had grown up alone on the marsh after both of her parents and siblings left when she was a young girl. The book opens with the death of a popular and handsome young man named …

Book Review: The Mother in Law by Sally Hepworth

  Summary: Lucy is a young mother with a complicated relationship with her mother-in-law, Diana, who is extremely introverted and possibly perceived as snobby. Diana is very wealthy and heads an organization that helps young refugees in Australia that are pregnant. Diana's children often are angered by how much help she gives to these poor …