Category Archives: B Books

TLC Book Tour and Book Review: The Branson Beauty

Today I am the tour host for Claire Booth’s TLC Book Tour. Join me as I tell you about this delightful new novel. I choose to participate in this blog tour because of the story’s location, Branson, Missouri. Branson is … Continue reading

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Book Review: Longhorn

Author: Jo Baker Publisher: Knopf, 2013 Format: Audiobook, Narrated by Emma Fielding Longbourn is the title of this book. If you are a Pride and Prejudice fan, you’ll recognize Longbourn as the setting for Jane Austin’s famous novel. The author, … Continue reading

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I Just Met Agatha Raisin

I don’t know what took me so long, but while visiting blogs a couple of weeks ago I discovered the world of Agatha Raisin. It’s actually a great world to spend time in. Agatha’s world is, at times, laugh-out-loud funny, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dance of the Bones

Publisher: William Morrow, September, 2015 Why I Wanted To Read This Boook: When asked to join the TLC Book Tour, I agreed immediately just because I wanted to read another book by the author. J.A. Jance has written over fifty … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Summer’s End by Mary Alice Monroe

Special note: That is the author’s daughter on the cover. Publisher: Gallery Books, 2015 As I said the other day, I love to pick a book each year that epitomizes my feelings about the end of summer. You know the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Big Stone Gap by Adriana Trigiani

Publisher: Random House 2000 A few years back everybody was reading Adriana Trigiani – except me. Somehow I didn’t feel the call. And then, a library display caught my eye. The books looked like good summer reading material. I decided … Continue reading

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Book Review: That Chesapeake Summer by Mariah Stewart

This is the sixth year in a row Mariah Stewart has given us a touching summer romance set in the small town of St. Denis. Thanks to her previous nine novels, I already know most of the prominent citizens. I … Continue reading

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A Legal Thriller: Reasonable Fear: A Joe Dillard Novel

This year I discovered this Joe Dillard series, legal thrillers by Scott Pratt. After four books, I have to say I’m truly enjoying them. What I enjoy the most is seeing legal problems from a wide variety of viewpoints. Joe … Continue reading

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Book Tour: The Case of the Invisible Dog

. Author: Diane Stingley Publisher: Alibi 2015 Genre: Cozy Mystery In the start of a charmingly imaginative cozy series sure to delight fans of Carolyn Hart and Diane Mott Davidson, Diane Stingley introduces a blundering detective who believes herself to … Continue reading

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