Our Little Free Library has had some good books coming through it lately. This Terry McMillan novel was one that I got out of there, and I'm glad someone decided to add it. Betty Jean has her hands full. She's pushing sixty, but still working her same hotel job; she takes care of her ailing … Continue reading Who Asked You?
Every town is a little strange, but Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor have created one that's a bit stranger than the rest. This book starts off weird and stays that way until the end, but in the best way possible. Night Vale is a town in the mid west. There's desert surrounding it, and no … Continue reading Welcome to Night Vale
I 100% chose this for the title. Because it's genius. If Beth Harbison did anything right, it's the title. Quinn always thought she was lucky in love. She was marrying her high school sweetheart, Burke, the man of her dreams. Or that was the plan, at least, until his brother Frank told her that Burke … Continue reading Chose the Wrong Guy, Gave Him the Wrong Finger
I love the idea of this book. A modern day take on Sherlock Holmes, featuring his descendants. Brittany Cavallaro took a much-loved character and made him new. Charlotte Holmes is the great-great-great-granddaughter of the legendary Sherlock Holmes. She has the Scotland Yard on speed dial, she can solve a mystery with the power of deduction, … Continue reading A Study in Charlotte
This is the first Kate Morton book I've read, but she might be a new favorite. She wrote a story blended with suspense, romance, and a strong desire to do what's right. I loved it. DC Sadie Sparrow is on a forced leave. A case she was working has caused her to question herself and … Continue reading The Lake House
It's really exciting for me to find out authors are from Oregon. My dad and I went to the NW Book Festival last weekend, and we met a whole slew of writers from our area. It was amazing. This was my first read of the books we bought. I got to meet Kelly Garrett too, … Continue reading The Last to Die