Lock Me In

Lock Me In a Book Review

Lock Me In is a debut novel for Kate Simants and it is a psychological thriller that will have you discussing it with friends for a long time! The plot of this book is so well done, that as you move though the book, you mind keeps shifting focus and coming up with new thoughts about …

Christmas in Vermont

Christmas in Vermont

Christmas in Vermont written by Anita Hughes is a perfect example of a wonderful holiday romance book with a great plot, descriptive words that make you feel like you are in Vermont and the spirit of the holiday in full force. This book is all about second chances and having the courage to go after …

The Christmas Project Planner

The Christmas Project Planner: Super Simple Steps to Organize the Holidays

The Christmas Project Planner by Kathi Lipp is the perfect book for you if you are looking to make this Christmas special without loosing your sanity.  This book is written with absolutely no judgement. It’s not the type of planner that you need to make the perfect, over the top Victorian style Christmas spectacle. This is …

Bred in the Bone

Bred in the Bone (Widow’s Island #4)

In the exciting continuation of the Widow’s Island series, Bred in the Bone written by Kendra Elliot is the best book in the series so far! Book 4 in the series starts with a hit-and-run of the island’s town drunk. FBI special agent Cate Wilde is working on the case and thinks that this case is going …

Whisper of Bones

Whisper of Bones (Widow’s Island #3)

Whisper of Bones is novella number 3 in the Widow’s Island series and this one is written by Melinda Leigh. Deputy Tessa Black takes the lead in this story. The mystery begins with a choppy boat ride taken by Tessa and Logan Wilde, a State Forest Ranger, over to Camilla’s Island – a neighboring wildlife …

The Shape of Night

The Shape of Night by Tess Gerritsen

Tess Gerritsen’s newest novel, The Shape of Night, will have you hooked at the prologue. In a book that is very different than her other novels, this story takes us on an adventure of a house that appears to be haunted and how the current person renting this house reacts. This story will make you …

Bird Count

Bird Count by Susan Edwards Richmond and Stephanie Fizer Coleman

Bird Count written by Susan Edwards Richmond and illustrated by Stephanie Fizer Coleman is a wonderful book about how to be a citizen scientist and the importance about participating to help nature. This book is suggested for an age range of 4 to 8 years and a grade level of 1 to 2, however, I …

Nature Tonic: A Year in My Mindful Life

Nature Tonic: A Year in My Mindful Life by Jocelyn de Kwant is full of 365 ways that you can embrace nature and bring your life back into balance. I absolutely love books that have short prompts or exercises that you can start out each day of the year by doing. This book is unlike any …

101 Quilting Tips & Tricks

101 Quilting Tips & Tricks Pocket Guide

101 Quilting Tips & Tricks Pocket Guide by Penny Haren is a helpful resource for quilters on a wide range of subjects to increase your productivity. The beginning quilter will find a lot of helpful suggesting to start their new hobby. Quilters that have been sewing for years are sure to find some new ideas to …