The Archivist by Rex Pickett⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

Genre Romance / Mystery The Plot ⁠Emily Snow is an archivist and has been transferred from Texas to California to archive the works of Author Raymond West. She discovers quickly that her predecessor, Nadia Fontaine, had an affair with Raymond West. They also wrote a book together: The Archivist. Can this be the reason why… Continue reading The Archivist by Rex Pickett⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

✍️ The Office of Historical Corrections by Danielle Evans⁠

👩🏿 In this collection of 6 short stories and one novella, the author revisits common themes and issues, approaching them from a different point of view. The storytelling is very diverse and it reflects on some of the main challenges of contemporary America: race, injustice, violence, culture, gender roles, and what it is to be… Continue reading ✍️ The Office of Historical Corrections by Danielle Evans⁠

⛰️ Enjoy the view by Sarah Morgenthaler

🚠 Welcome back to Moose Springs, Alaska. In this third book of the series, Easton Lockett, a mountain guide that looks like a Dothraki but has the heart of the BFG, meets River Lane, a former Hollywood actress who is trying to film a documentary about Moose Springs. What do they have in common? Immense… Continue reading ⛰️ Enjoy the view by Sarah Morgenthaler

🐕 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon⁠

⁠🔍 Although gifted with a superbly logical brain, for fifteen-year-old Christopher, everyday interactions and admonishments have little meaning. Then, when a neighbour's dog, Wellington, is killed, he sets out to solve the murder in the style of his favourite (logical) detective, Sherlock Holmes. ⁠⁠❤️ I loved:⁠✍️ The point of view. The book is written from… Continue reading 🐕 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon⁠

📚 The Little Bookshop of Love Stories by Jaimie Admans⁠

👩 Hallie Winstone is a clumsy and very unlucky 35 years old woman, who struggles to keep a job. At least till she receives an email from her favourite bookshop 'Once Upon A Page', in the Cotswolds. She participated in a lottery a while ago and won the shop! Hallie can't believe her luck!⁠⁠♥️ I… Continue reading 📚 The Little Bookshop of Love Stories by Jaimie Admans⁠

🔮 The Strange Journey of Alice Pendelbury by Marc Levy

🛩️ Alice Pendlebury is quite happy with her life: she works in London with perfumes, she has a group of very close friends and lives in a cosy apartment. Her only concern is her belligerent neighbour, at least till Christmas Eve, when her friends convince her to visit a psychic. She tells her that the… Continue reading 🔮 The Strange Journey of Alice Pendelbury by Marc Levy

🤐 The secrets we kept by Lara Prescott⁠

✍️ Two stories flow parallel in this book. "East", depicting the relationship of Boris Pasternak and his great love, muse and emissary, Olga Ivinskaya, the model for Lara in Zhivago. And "West", telling the story of Irina and Sally, two secretaries pulled out of the typing pool at the CIA to smuggle Doctor Zhivago out… Continue reading 🤐 The secrets we kept by Lara Prescott⁠

👑 The Crowns of Croswald by D.E. Night⁠

🐲 Ivy is a scaldron maid in a castle hidden behind an enchanted boundary that separates the mundane from the magical. When she accepts a ride from a cab floating in the sky, she finds herself at the Halls of Ivy, the school for Scrivenerists and Royals… and the magic begins! ⁠⁠♥️ I liked:⁠⚗️ The… Continue reading 👑 The Crowns of Croswald by D.E. Night⁠

Open for Murder by Mary Angela⁠. Book review.

🏪 Deep in the heart of South Dakota, former journalist Zo Jones runs the Happy Camper gift shop. She couldn't be happier because Memorial Day weekend is approaching, and so is the reopening of Spirit Canyon Lodge, her good friend Beth family's hotel. Everything looks perfect, till a power outage and a dead body threaten… Continue reading Open for Murder by Mary Angela⁠. Book review.