Tag: clean fiction

Summer Book Lovin’

Summer Book Lovin’

Posted May 25, 2020 / 8 Comments

Happy Memorial Day, dear readers! This traditionally marks the unofficial kickoff to summer, and for me summer means reading inside with the air conditioning on full blast… much like every other season (though I do turn on the heat instead in winter lol). But for a lot of you, summer […]



New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Amish Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Amish Fiction

Posted May 9, 2020 / 14 Comments

Hi friends! It’s that time again when I look at my overflowing TBR bookcases (yes, bookcases. plural. and let’s not speak of the Kindle backlog) and then I look at all the delicious new books coming out this season …. and I resign myself to blissfully abandoning all hope of […]



New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Historical Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Historical Fiction

Posted May 7, 2020 / 19 Comments

Hi friends! It’s that time again when I look at my overflowing TBR bookcases (yes, bookcases. plural. and let’s not speak of the Kindle backlog) and then I look at all the delicious new books coming out this season …. and I resign myself to blissfully abandoning all hope of […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Contemporary Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2020 Contemporary Fiction

Posted May 6, 2020 / 21 Comments

Hi friends! It’s that time again when I look at my overflowing TBR bookcases (yes, bookcases. plural. and let’s not speak of the Kindle backlog) and then I look at all the delicious new books coming out this season …. and I resign myself to blissfully abandoning all hope of […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder Makes Scents by Christin Brecher

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder Makes Scents by Christin Brecher

Posted February 28, 2020 / 11 Comments

MURDER MAKES SCENTS SERIES: Nantucket Candle Maker Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: February 25, 2020 PAGES: 272 Stella Wright loves creating candles at her Nantucket store–and she also has a burning passion for justice. Now, after visiting a perfume conference, she must solve a vial crime […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I’d Follow On Social Media

Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I’d Follow On Social Media

Posted February 25, 2020 / 12 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme is ‘characters I’d follow on social media’ and I have to confess that I almost skipped this prompt because my brain is just worn out and it felt like it would be too complicated to be creative lol. But then a few characters […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Hems and Homicide by Elizabeth Penney

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Hems and Homicide by Elizabeth Penney

Posted January 17, 2020 / 11 Comments

HEMS & HOMICIDE SERIES: Apron Shop #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: St. Martin’s Paperbacks RELEASE DATE: December 31, 2019 PAGES: 288 Welcome to the first in the Apron Shop mystery series by Elizabeth Penney, set in the quaint village of Blueberry Cove, Maine where an expert seamstress turned amateur sleuth […]



New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Mystery & Suspense

New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Mystery & Suspense

Posted January 10, 2020 / 17 Comments

Hi friends! It’s time for a new season of new books! At the start of each new publishing season, I find myself buried a little deeper beneath my TBR pile (the term ‘pile’ is misleadingly small), and the early 2020 crop of new releases is positively magnificent. So long, all […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Speculative & Youth

New Releases I’m Excited About: Early 2020 Speculative & Youth

Posted January 9, 2020 / 9 Comments

Hi friends! It’s time for a new season of new books! At the start of each new publishing season, I find myself buried a little deeper beneath my TBR pile (the term ‘pile’ is misleadingly small), and the early 2020 crop of new releases is positively magnificent. So long, all […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Catherine West & As The Light Fades

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Catherine West & As The Light Fades

Posted September 14, 2019 / 29 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for As the Light Fades by Catherine West, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: As the Light Fades Author: Catherine West Release Date: September 10, 2019 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Sometimes we’re placed in the strangest of circumstances for the most important reasons. After […]


First Line Friday (week 160): As the Light Fades

First Line Friday (week 160): As the Light Fades

Posted September 13, 2019 / 12 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Fridays, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring As the Light Fades by Catherine West! Make sure you check out the JustRead Blog […]


Book Review (and a Freebie!): Who Shot the Serif? by Jessa Archer

Book Review (and a Freebie!): Who Shot the Serif? by Jessa Archer

Posted September 9, 2019 / 3 Comments

WHO SHOT THE SERIF? SERIES: Hand Lettering Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Archer Mysteries RELEASE DATE: July 7, 2019 PAGES: 218 When Jamie Lang finds one of her hand lettered quotes on the window of her shop, Flourish, with a hole shot through a serif, she knows someone’s trying […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2019 Historical Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2019 Historical Fiction

Posted August 28, 2019 / 16 Comments

Hi friends! It’s time for a new season of new books! SO MANY GREAT BOOKS! Today we’re starting out with Fall 2019 Historical New Releases. Here is the schedule of posts for the week so you can zero in on your fave genre! Tuesday: Contemporary Fiction (non-Amish & non-suspense) TODAY: […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2019 Contemporary Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2019 Contemporary Fiction

Posted August 27, 2019 / 23 Comments

Hi friends! It’s time for a new season of new books! SO MANY GREAT BOOKS! Today we’re starting out with Fall 2019 Contemporary New Releases. Here is the schedule of posts for the week so you can zero in on your fave genre! TODAY: Contemporary Fiction (non-Amish & non-suspense) Wednesday: […]


Book Spotlight: The Enlightenment of Bees by Rachel Linden

Book Spotlight: The Enlightenment of Bees by Rachel Linden

Posted August 13, 2019 / 3 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for The Enlightenment of Bees by Rachel Linden, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: The Enlightenment of Bees Author: Rachel Linden Publisher: Thomas Nelson Release Date: July 9, 2019 Genre: Women’s Fiction Sometimes a shattered dream leads to an amazing journey. At twenty-six, apprentice baker […]