Adult Fiction, ARC Reviews, Romance

It’s Better This Way by Debbie Macomber

Ages 18+

It's Better This Way

Six years ago, Julia Jones’ husband cheated on her, leaving her divorced and heartbroken. Her two daughters took her side, of course, but don’t talk to their father. Now, Julia meets and fancies Heath Johnson, a handsome new resident in her building. Can she mend her broken heart and move on?

Thanks to Netgalley for a review copy of this book.

ARC Reviews, Middle Grade Fiction

Hazel Bly and the Deep Blue Sea by Ashley Herring Blake

Grades 4 – 6

Hazel Bly and the Deep Blue Sea

Hazel has a pretty perfect life with a loving family, but when a kayaking trip goes horribly wrong and her Mum ends up dead, she, her little sister Peach and her other mother, Mama, are looking for something new. They move around a lot and don’t stay in one place for long. They then end up in Rose Harbor, Maine for the summer and Mama runs into an old childhood friend named Claire. Hazel and Peach are forced to make friends with Claire’s daughter and the two older girls go to summer camp together, the last thing Hazel wants to do. Can she make it work or will this be the worst summer yet? 

Thanks to Netgalley for a review copy of this book.

Adult Fiction, ARC Reviews, Romance

While We Were Dating by Jasmine Guillory

Ages 18+

While We Were Dating (The Wedding Date, #6)

We follow Ben and Anna as they begin as colleagues and end as lovers in this sweet and steamy romance by Jasmine Guillory. Anna Gardiner is an up and coming actress trying to make a name for herself, and when Ben swoops in to help her in a family emergency, they become close quickly. But as with anything in Hollywood, will their romance last?  

Thanks to Netgalley for a review copy of this book.

Adult Fiction, ARC Reviews, Romance

Nine Lives by Danielle Steel

Ages 18+

Nine Lives

A tragic, enthralling novel, Danielle Steel’s latest pulls at your heartstrings. Maggie’s life is full of men who like danger, starting with her father and her brother, growing up. Then she finds herself attracted to a boy in high school who is also drawn to danger. Will she ever escape them and learn to live with the loss that comes with it?

Thanks to Netgalley for a review copy of this book.

Adult Fiction, ARC Reviews, Horror/Thriller

Survive the Night by Riley Sager

Ages 18+

Survive the Night

What a wild ride! Charlie meets fellow student Josh near the ride board. at their college The board is meant for students to meet up and get rides home with each other. Charlie has a difficult past, having lost both her parents in a car crash, as well as having her roommate and best friend murdered by the Campus Killer. As she continues with ride home with Josh, Charlie suspects something is off about him, and finds holes in his story. This one kept me on the edge of my seat the entire time. Survive the Night is Sager’s best one yet!

Thanks to Netgalley for a review copy of this book.

ARC Reviews, Series, YA Fiction

Pumpkin by Julie Murphy

Grades 9 – 12

Pumpkin (Dumplin', #3)

The third installment of the Dumplin’ series follows Waylon Russel Brewer, an overweight, openly gay senior in high school who has a twin sister named Clementine. Their plan is to move to Austin after graduation, but when Clementine deviates from their plan, Waylon decides to create an audition tape for a drag queen show and submit it. But when the tape goes viral and the whole school sees it, he gets nominated as Prom Queen as a joke. Waylon decides to own it, and go with the flow, but can he pull it off?

Thanks to Netgalley for a review copy of this book.

ARC Reviews, Horror/Thriller

You Will Remember Me by Hannah Mary McKinnon

Ages 18+

You Will Remember Me

A man wakes up on the beach with a gash in his head and can’t remember who he is.. Lily Reid’s boyfriend Jack went missing and she is desperate to have him back. Maya Scott is frantically looking for her estranged stepbrother Asher, and when she finds him, his memory is missing. The enthralling story takes readers on a journey as all of these lives intertwine, and it is a wild ride!

Thanks to Netgalley for a review copy of this book.

Adult Fiction, ARC Reviews

Golden Girl by Elin Hilderbrand

Ages 18+

Golden Girl

Vivian Howe is a prolific writer with grown children who is killed by a hit and run driver. She goes to the Beyond, where her mentor Martha helps her by letting her see what is going on below for one summer. She watches the police investigate her death, and is worried that a secret in her latest unfinished novel will come to light and destroy her reputation. Filled with mystery and intrigue, this is one you don’t want to miss!

Thanks to Netgalley for a review copy of this book.

ARC Reviews, Romance, YA Fiction

Instructions For Dancing by Nicola Yoon

Grades 9 – 12

Instructions for Dancing

Evie has the ability to see a couple’s relationship together, including its end, as she watches them kiss. She considers this a curse more than a blessing. She finds herself at a dance studio, and falling for her partner, X. Filled with mystery and love, Yoon doesn’t disappoint!

Thanks to Netgalley for a review copy of this book.