Review: Eloquent Silence by Sandra Brown

I picked up Eloquent Silence by Sandra Brown because the woman has written a ton of books and they all seem to get some great buzz. I now know that Brown’s romantic suspense books are more to my taste. I can’t say that I love her contemporary romances but it did help pass the time. I have to say I wasn’t entirely engaged in Eloquent […]

Review: The Promise by Robyn Carr

If I’m being honest with myself I went into The Promise by Robyn Carr more than a little confused. I read Virgin River by Robyn Carr a few years ago and remember really enjoying it. Then a few months back I read Four Friends and didn’t enjoy it near as much as I had anticipated. Needless to say, I wasn’t sure what to expect with […]

Review & Giveaway: Love’s Encore by Sandra Brown

Love’s Encore by Sandra Brown was originally published in the early 1980s. The only thing that really gives that away is the lack of cell phones and the clothing descriptions which were totally all the rage in the 80s. I truly enjoyed the setting of Love’s Encore. Brown uses the power of words to set her stage; a beautiful albeit rundown plantation mansion and acreage. […]

Waiting on You by Kristan Higgins Excerpt and Giveaway

CHAPTER ONE “DRINKS ARE ON the house!” A cheer went up from the gang, not just because Colleen O’Rourke—the bartender and half owner of the best (and only) bar in town—had just offered free booze, but because Brandy Morrison and Ted Standish had just gotten engaged. Colleen hugged the happy couple once more, then went behind the bar and accepted high fives from her regulars […]

Review: Waiting on You by Kristan Higgins

Waiting on You by Kristan Higgins is the third book in the Blue Heron series. I wasn’t expecting it to be Colleen O’Rourke’s story. Colleen has been a character on the periphery in the past two books. She’s portrayed as a fun loving bar tender who has it all together. If people knew what a mess she was on the inside she is, they may […]