Review of Winter Garden

Author: Kristin Hannah Rating: 4/5 stars Book Blurb: 1941. Leningrad, a once magical city besieged by war, cut off from aid, buried in snow. A city full of women desperate to save their children and themselves… 2000. Loss and old age have taken a terrible toll on Anya Whitson. At last, she will reach out to herContinue reading “Review of Winter Garden”

Review- Boardwalk Summer

Author: Meredith Jaeger Rating: 3.5/5 stars Book Blurb: Santa Cruz, Summer 1940: When auburn-haired Violet Harcourt is crowned Miss California on the boardwalk of her hometown, she knows she is one step closer to her cherished dream: a Hollywood screen test. But Violet’s victory comes with a price—discord in her seemingly perfect marriage—and she grapplesContinue reading “Review- Boardwalk Summer”

Review: The Dressmaker’s Dowry

Author: Meredith Jaeger Rating: 3.5/5 stars Book Blurb: San Francisco: 1876 Immigrant dressmakers Hannelore Schaeffer and Margaret O’Brien struggle to provide food for their siblings, while mending delicate clothing for the city’s most affluent ladies. When wealthy Lucas Havensworth enters the shop, Hanna’s future is altered forever. With Margaret’s encouragement and the power of aContinue reading “Review: The Dressmaker’s Dowry”

Review: The Finders

Author: Jeffrey B. Burton Rating: ✶✶✶/5 stars Book Blurb: Mason “Mace” Reid lives on the outskirts of Chicago and specializes in human remains detection. He trains dogs to hunt for the dead. Reid’s coming off a taxing year—mourning the death of a beloved springer spaniel as well as the dissolution of his marriage. He adoptsContinue reading “Review: The Finders”

5 STAR REVIEW- DAISY JONES & THE SIX

Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid Rating: ✶✶✶✶✶/5 stars Book Blurb: Everyone knows DAISY JONES & THE SIX, but nobody knows the reason behind their split at the absolute height of their popularity . . . until now. Daisy is a girl coming of age in L.A. in the late sixties, sneaking into clubs on the SunsetContinue reading “5 STAR REVIEW- DAISY JONES & THE SIX”