Review: Suddenly Last Summer by Sarah Morgan

Review: Suddenly Last Summer by Sarah Morgan

  Suddenly Last Summer by Sarah Morgan Series: O’Neil Brothers, Book 2 Genre: Contemporary Romance Published by Harlequin HQN, 2014 E-book, Purchased 384 pages Grade: B Synopsis: Fiery French chef Élise Philippe is having a seriously bad day. Not only have the opening day plans for her beloved café fallen apart, but Sean O’Neil is back in town, and looking more delectable than ever. Last summer, they shared an electrifying night together…and the memories have Élise really struggling to stick to her one-night-only rule! Her head knows that eventually Sean will be leaving, so all she can do is try… Read more »

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Review: Break In by Dick Francis

Review: Break In by Dick Francis

  Break In by Dick Francis Narrated by Simon Prebble Series: Kit Fielding #1 Genre: Mystery Published by Berkeley, 2005 (originally published 1986) Audiobook, Purchased 320 pages Length: 9 hours, 14 minutes Grade: A- Narrator Grade: B+ Synopsis: Steeplechase jockey Christmas “Kit” Fielding has had more than his share of close calls both on and off the course. But trouble hits close to home when a grudge between his family and his sister’s in-laws turns into a blood feud. (I don’t have any quotes since I listened to the audiobook and wasn’t thinking about quotes as I listened.)  Cheers I… Read more »

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Review: Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey

Review: Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey

  Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey Series: Expanse #1 Genre: Science Fiction Space Opera Published by Orbit, 2011 E-book, Purchased 561 pages Grade: B+ Synopsis: Humanity has colonized the solar system – Mars, the Moon, the Asteroid Belt and beyond – but the stars are still out of our reach. Jim Holden is XO of an ice miner making runs from the rings of Saturn to the mining stations of the Belt. When he and his crew stumble upon a derelict ship, “The Scopuli,” they find themselves in possession of a secret they never wanted. A secret that… Read more »

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I want to read it, but don’t own it

I want to read it, but don’t own it

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme which I take part in occasionally. It’s a great meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish blog. Every week a new topic is presented. It’s not only fun to think about my list, but to read what other people come up with! This week our topic is the books I Really Want To Read But Don’t Own Yet. The reason I don’t own them in every case is because of the cost. As I write this on August 25, 2014 the Kindle price is $11.99 to $8.89. I try to pay no… Read more »

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Sunday Post: August 24

Sunday Post: August 24

  The Sunday Post is a meme hosted by Kimba at Caffeinated Book Reviewer. I like this meme because it gives me an opportunity to take a look back at last week and forward to next week in both my personal life and my blog and book life! I also like to see what other people are doing and what books everyone is reading. This is a great meme to take part in every week and I thank Kimba for hosting it!   Last Week Home & blog Lots of puppy time this week. We took her to the Vet… Read more »

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