Romanov

Title: Romanov Author: Nadine Brandes Rate: 5/5 Bookstore: Netgalley Publication Date: May 9, 2019 Publisher: Thomas Nelson Synopsis: The history books say I died. They don’t know the half of it. Anastasia “Nastya” Romanov was given a single mission: to smuggle an ancient spell into her suitcase on her way to exile in Siberia. It might be her family’s only salvation. But the leader of the Bolshevik army is … Continue reading Romanov

The Proposal

Title: The Proposal Author: Jasmine GuilloryRate: 3/5Bookstore: Book of the MonthPublisher: Berkley Books Synopsis:When freelance writer Nikole Paterson goes to a Dodgers game with her actor boyfriend, his man bun, and his bros, the last thing she expects is a scoreboard proposal. Saying no isn’t the hard part — they’ve been dating for only five months, and he can’t even spell her name correctly. The hard part is having to … Continue reading The Proposal

For Better or Worse

Title: For Better or WorseAuthor: Margot HuntRate: 3.5/5Bookstore: Book of the MonthPublisher: MIRA Books Synopsis: On their first date back in law school, Natalie and Will Clarke bonded over drinks, dinner and whether they could get away with murder. Now married, they’ll put the latter to the test when an unchecked danger in their community places their son in jeopardy. Working as a criminal defense attorney, Nat refuses to … Continue reading For Better or Worse

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing

Title: An Absolutely Remarkable ThingAuthor: Hank GreenRate: 5/5Bookstore: Book of the MonthPublisher: Dutton Books Synopsis: The Carls just appeared. Roaming through New York City at three A.M., twenty-three-year-old April May stumbles across a giant sculpture. Delighted by its appearance and craftsmanship – like a ten-foot-tall Transformer wearing a suit of samurai armor – April and her best friend, Andy make a video with it, which Andy uploads to YouTube. … Continue reading An Absolutely Remarkable Thing

The Silence of the Girls

Title: The Silence of the Girls Author: Pat Barker Rate: 4/5 Bookstore: Book of the Month Publisher: Doubleday Books Synopsis: The ancient city of Troy has withstood a decade under siege of the powerful Greek army, which continues to wage bloody war over a stolen woman – Helen. In the Greek camp, another woman – Briseis – watches and waits for the war’s outcome. She was … Continue reading The Silence of the Girls

Daisy Jones & The Six

Title: Daisy Jones & The Six Rate: 5/5 Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid Bookstore: Coming to a bookstore near you on 3.5.2019 Publisher: Ballantine Books, an imprint from Penguin Random House Synopsis: Everyone knows the band Daisy Jones & The Six: Their album Aurora came to define the rock ‘n’ roll era of the late seventies, and an entire generation of girls wanted to be Daisy. … Continue reading Daisy Jones & The Six