The Salt House by Lisa Duffy About the book: (from the publisher) In the coastal town of Alden, Maine, Hope and Jack Kelly have settled down to a life of wedded bliss. They have a beautiful family, a growing lobster business, and the Salt House—the dilapidated oceanfront cottage they’re renovating into their dream home. But tragedy strikes when […]
Author Paula Scott has released a new novel, and today I’m delighted to have her here on the blog to tell us something about it. Read on to learn more about THE MOTHER KEEPER and how you can enter the giveaway to win her e-book. But first a bit about Paula. She’s the wife of Scott, […]
Every family features its own brand of broken, making it difficult sometimes to see the beauty that exists there — especially when you’re a teenage girl in the thick of some of her most challenging years. Trusted author Jessica Minassian knows this and has something to say about it, in terms teens can understand. For teens […]
Secrets: a true story of addiction, infidelity, and second chances by Jonathan Daugherty About the book: (from the publisher) Everyone has a secret or two areas of their life they would rather not share with the general public. But Jonathan Daugherty had a life-altering, relationship-ending secret that he wanted to keep hidden at all costs.
Introducing a new slip-time novel about two pivotal moments in our nation’s history, centuries apart. Freedom’s Ring, by debut author Heidi Chiavaroli.
The Confusion of Languages by Siobhan Fallon About the book: (from the publisher) Both Cassie Hugo and Margaret Brickshaw dutifully followed their soldier husbands to the U.S. embassy in Jordan, but that’s about all the women have in common. After two years, Cassie’s become an expert on the rules, but newly arrived Margaret sees only her chance to […]
For fans of British psychological suspense, the latest from Fiona Barton: The Child. About the book: (from the publisher) As an old house is demolished in a gentrifying section of London, a workman discovers a tiny skeleton, buried for years. For journalist Kate Waters, it’s a story that deserves attention. She cobbles together a piece for her newspaper, […]
I can’t even begin to tell you how much I enjoyed this memoir. Y’all, I read it all in two days — TWO DAYS — in the thick of end-of-school busyness. I laughed (poor preggers Alex accidentally locked inside the bathroom with her sick toddler on the other side) and cried (Alex and hubby Derek at […]
Season of Heartbreak: Healing for the Heart, Brain, and Soul by Mark Gregory Karris About the book: (from the publisher) After a devastating breakup, many people are left heartbroken, lonely, confused, even devoid of hope. Science proves that the grief of losing a romantic partner is similar to grieving a loved one’s death. Yet, too often, friends, […]
Loveable: Embracing What Is Truest About You, So You Can Truly Embrace Your Life by Kelly Flanagan About the book: (from the publisher) It’s time to remember. Dr. Flanagan is a clinical psychologist and father known to millions for the letters he writes to his children and shares on his blog. Loveable is written to the little one […]