Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

Crime and mafia, class tensions and family drama, with historical significance. A must-read: https://booksforherreviews.com/?p=5247 Continue reading Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

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Wicked Deeds by Heather Graham

**** 3.5 stars: A paranormal romance with more of a thriller-mystery feel, Wicked Deeds immerses you into a clique of southern writers.   Recommended readers: If you like Heather Graham modern paranormal romances If you want an action-packed mystery with some romance Here’s my Rankings: 3/5 for characters 3.5/5 for plot 3.5/5 overall REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: When two newly married, almost-FBI agents go on a honeymoon, they … Continue reading Wicked Deeds by Heather Graham

Alpha Crew: Cover of Night by Laura Griffin

Available now: Cover of Night ****4/5 stars Another great quick-reading suspense-romance from Laura Griffin. Recommended readers: Laura Griffin or political-terror drama plots. Action-Adventure Romancer lovers Looking for a book for you and your man Here’s my Rankings: 4/5 for characters 4/5 for plot 4/5 overall 2/5 steaminess REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: While doing an in-depth feature on a local congressman on-location in Thailand, Karly Bonham finds … Continue reading Alpha Crew: Cover of Night by Laura Griffin

Alpha Crew: The Mission Begins by Laura Griffin

Available now: Alpha Crew ****4/5 stars A fabulous action-romance with a terrorist plot, you and your man will love Alpha Crew. Recommended readers: Laura Griffin or political-terror drama plots. Action-Adventure Romancer lovers Looking for a book for you and your man Here’s my Rankings: 4/5 for characters 4/5 for plot 4/5 overall 2/5 steaminess REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: When her bosses plane goes down in the … Continue reading Alpha Crew: The Mission Begins by Laura Griffin

A Strange Scottish Shore by Juliana Gray

**** 4.5 stars: A Strange Scottish Shore has a captivating plot and surprisingly-complex characters – with an Outlander-esque feel, this is a must-read!   Recommended readers: If you like Juliana Gray or Diana Gabaldon If you want a good mix of great characters, historical time travel and more If you like Outlander Here’s my Rankings: 5/5 for characters 4/5 for plot 4.5/5 overall REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: … Continue reading A Strange Scottish Shore by Juliana Gray

Once a Rebel by Mary Jo Putney

**** 3.5 stars: While lacking some passion, Once a Rebel will weave fiction and factual events of the Revolutionary War. Enjoy!   Recommended readers: If you like Mary Jo Putney If you like a mix of English and American historical fiction If you like rekindled love stories Here’s my Rankings: 5/5 for characters 4/5 for plot 4.5/5 overall REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: After escaping – albeit not … Continue reading Once a Rebel by Mary Jo Putney

Paradise Valley by CJ Box

**** 3.5 stars: Loved it. Another great Rocky Mountain thriller by everyone’s favorite modern Western writer CJ Box.     Recommended readers: If you like CJ Box If you want an action-packed thriller set in the Rocky Mountains If you like outdoorsy settings and action-packed plots Here’s my Rankings: 5/5 for characters 4/5 for plot 4.5/5 overall REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: Everyone’s favorite modern Western writer, CJ … Continue reading Paradise Valley by CJ Box

Lie Down in Roses by Heather Graham

**** 4.5 stars: Loved it and probably stayed up all night reading and developing real feelings for fictional people. This Middle-Ages romantic drama will keep you up all night reading. Another great Heather Graham historical romance.   Recommended readers: If you like Heather Graham If you want an action-packed historical read If you like Middle Age period fiction Here’s my Rankings: 5/5 for characters 4/5 for plot … Continue reading Lie Down in Roses by Heather Graham

Nonfiction Review: MacArthur’s Spies

Available now: MacArthur’s Spies by Peter Eisner ****4/5 stars Happy 4th of July from The Soldier, the Singer, and the Spymaster who defied the Japanese in World War II Recommended readers: History Buffs World War II buffs Spy novel fans Here’s my Rankings: 4/5 overall REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: What’s better than a World War II spy novel with a enigmatic woman at the center? … Continue reading Nonfiction Review: MacArthur’s Spies