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Book Review: The Things We Knew by Catherine West

After their mother’s death twelve years ago, the Carlisle family unraveled. One by one, all but one of the four siblings left their Nantucket home and never returned. All seem to blame their father for their mother’s death, but nobody will talk about that tragic day. Their father’s failing health and financial concerns finally bring the Carlisle siblings back home. Continue reading “Book Review: The Things We Knew by Catherine West”

Book Review: In This Moment by Karen Kingsbury

Christian Fiction is a genre that does not appeal to everyone. In my opinion, Karen Kingsbury is the Queen and I look forward to each of her books because they always hold a lesson I need at the time. Continue reading “Book Review: In This Moment by Karen Kingsbury”

Book Review: The Astonishing Thing by Sandi Ward

Think A Dog’s Purpose (W. Bruce Cameron) only with a cat … kind of. Continue reading “Book Review: The Astonishing Thing by Sandi Ward”

Eve Dallas and Harry Potter: Why I Love Them

I’m assuming I’m one of the few people out there who hasn’t read every book of the In Death series by J.D. Robb or the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling. If there are still a few of you out there that haven’t given either of these series a chance, keep reading. I’ll tell you my story and try to convince you it’s time to give these books a try. Continue reading “Eve Dallas and Harry Potter: Why I Love Them”

St. Martin’s Press Holiday Romance Releases

St. Martin’s Press is rolling out holiday romance stories this month from authors Kieran Kramer, Donna Alward, Emma Douglas, Manda Collins, Nancy Naigle, Donna Grant and MORE. Bookish Devices is pleased to showcase them here today. The authors even sat down for a Q&A, so sit back and allow us to start off the holiday reading season for you 🙂

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Book Review: Good Me Bad Me by Ali Land

Ali Land’s Good Me Bad Me seemed to pop up everywhere I turned, so I was excited to win a copy from the publisher. I couldn’t wait to see if it was going to be as good as everyone said, but it didn’t live up to the hype, in my opinion. Continue reading “Book Review: Good Me Bad Me by Ali Land”

Book Review: The Stolen Marriage by Diane Chamberlain

Diane Chamberlain’s latest, The Stolen Marriage, didn’t grab me with both hands at first. Once it did – what a story it turned out to be! Continue reading “Book Review: The Stolen Marriage by Diane Chamberlain”

Book Review: Seeds of Intention by Andrea Thome

Seeds of Intention is the second installment in the Hesse Creek series and even better than book one, WallandContinue reading “Book Review: Seeds of Intention by Andrea Thome”

Book Review: The Best Kind of People by Zoe Whittall

George Woodbury, a schoolteacher, is arrested. The arrest leaves his family wrestling with the possibility of his guilt and this reader wondering how she managed to finish this one. It wasn’t what I expected at all.
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