Posts Tagged: Fiction

Sep 21 2017
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Review for Magnolia Nights by Ashley Farley

Review for Magnolia Nights by Ashley Farley

 

 

 

 

Magnolia Nights is a wonderful story that takes us through three generations of women set in beautiful southern town, with large antebellum homes and a mystery to uncover all wrapped up together, and Farley’s writing pulled me in the start. After the few chapters, I knew this was going to be one of those books I couldn’t put down.

Ellie has recently inherited her Grandmother’s rather large estate in Charleston. She hasn’t seen nor heard a single word from this women since she was a child, so it was all really stranger to her. Now, Ellie doesn’t remember much from her childhood before she went to live with her father, and some of what she does remember though is filled …

Sep 11 2017
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Review for The Silent Fountain by Victoria Fox

Review for The Silent Fountain by Victoria Fox

 

 

 

 
The Silent Fountain is a gothic and historical romance with a little bit of suspense mixed too. This house has some sinister things going on it. What more could I ask for?

Fox takes us back and forth between Vivien Lockhardt in the 70’s and Lucy Whittaker in the present, and it done so with such grace that it flows right into each other. Never confusing, just completely enthralling and with a pace that kept me turning the pages to see what was going to happen. Vivien is one those characters who you love, but then you want to hate all at the same time. In the end, I found Vivien to be a wonderful woman, and felt her story deep …

Sep 07 2017
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Review for Half Past by Victoria Helen Stone

Review for Half Past by Victoria Helen Stone

 

 

 

 

Half Past is about a woman whose life has been turned upside down by 4 words spoken by her mother, “You’re not my daughter.” Hannah’s mother has been diagnosed with dementia and she has come home to help take care of her. While visiting one day, her mother says to her that she isn’t her daughter, and she just kinda plays it off on her dementia. But while she was going through some papers in the family home, she finds a paper that makes her question what her mother had said to her was the truth. And it was, she was blood related to the mother who had raised her. Her sisters have always thought of her as the wild …

Sep 05 2017
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Mini Reviews for Stars in Their Eyes by Pema Donyo & Goodbye, Good Girl by Renee Blossom

Mini Reviews for Stars in Their Eyes by Pema Donyo & Goodbye, Good Girl by Renee Blossom

 

 

 

 

Stars in Their Eyes
by Pema Donyo
Expected Publication date: September 18th 2017
By: Crimson Romance
Format: eBook
Pages: 144
Genre: New Adult, Historical, Romance
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This beautifully sweeping story of dueling ambitions and restless hearts in the roaring twenties will captivate fans who loved the romance of the Oscar-winning film La La Land and Paula McLain’s bestselling novel The Paris Wife.
 
The bohemian salons and wild cabarets of 1920s Paris are just the place for Owen Matthews to pursue his writing and make the right connections in the literary scene. But six years after leaving Los Angeles and the love of his life, he still strives for success. Penning a new screenplay for his friend’s film might just help keep …

Sep 04 2017
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Review for Speak Easy, Speak Love by McKelle George

Review for Speak Easy, Speak Love by McKelle George

 

 

 

 

I had a 5th grade teacher who loved Shakespeare so we read a lot of his work, and this being a retelling of Much Ado About Nothing made me so curious about it and the era of time is one of my favorites. So, Speak Easy, Speak Love was a fantastic and fun read for me.

Beatrice has been sent to live with her Uncle who happens to run a speakeasy in the basement of his home, which she did not know about till she got there. Since the speakeasy isn’t doing so good, her new found friend Hero and cousin has the idea to throw a big party to see if they would be able to save it. So much …

Aug 24 2017
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Review for The Truth We Bury by Barbara Taylor Sissel

Review for The Truth We Bury by Barbara Taylor Sissel

 

 

 

 

I randomly pick books from Kindle Unlimited, and The Truth We Bury sounded pretty good, and books with a mystery in them are always something I will give a try. It didn’t disappoint either, it has plenty of family secrets and murder and a mystery that I enjoyed trying to figure out.

Shea and AJ’s wedding is coming up soon, and they are happy and looking forward to it, but when a murder is committed and AJ is soon goes missing, secrets begin to surface.

The dual POV’s worked so well with giving us the reader such a great view into the lives of Lily and Dru and their families and their histories. There are no perfect characters, they …

Aug 23 2017
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Can’t-Wait Wednesday #5 City of Lies (Counterfeit Lady #1) by Victoria Thompson

Can’t-Wait Wednesday #5 City of Lies (Counterfeit Lady #1) by Victoria Thompson

 
Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted here, at Wishful Endings, to spotlight and discuss the books we’re excited about that we have yet to read. Generally they’re books that have yet to be released. It’s based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by the fabulous Jill at Breaking the Spine. If you’re continuing with WOW, feel free to link those up as well!

 

I love this era of time, everything about just fascinates me. And Elizabeth sounds like she will be pretty badass too. I can’t wait to get my hands on this one for sure. And November isn’t too far off either. 🙂 That cover is Amazing also!!

 

 

City of Lies
Series: Counterfeit Lady #1
by …