The Annealing of Aliza Bennett by Emma Hartley #BookReview

Reviewed by me for Reader’s Favorite. The Annealing of Aliza Bennett is the most accurate title for this romantic tale of the author, Emma Hartley. Aliza Bennett had a troubled childhood and a horrible experience with her abusive ex-boyfriend. To say that both these factor scarred her would not be an exaggeration. Her heart suffered deeply, and, as a result, she built huge walls around her heart. She didn’t even know how much of a terrible hold her past still had on her. That’s why, when Jesse Black entered into her life with an open expression of his affection towards … Continue reading The Annealing of Aliza Bennett by Emma Hartley #BookReview

Death Unmasked by Rick Sulik #BookReview

The concept of reincarnation has remained a disputed one. While a part of the human race believes in it, the other half rules out its possibility. Whether you are a believer or not, Rick Sulik’s excellent writing in his book, Death Unmasked, would amaze you and force you to reconsider your opinion on the subject. Emil and Laura were deep in love. They were crazy about each other; however, their dreams and hopes of growing old together were shattered by an evil man, who was so blinded by his temporary power that he decided to play God and take away … Continue reading Death Unmasked by Rick Sulik #BookReview

Naomi (Book 2 in Maggie Trilogy) by Mya O’Malley #BookReview

Reviewed by me for Reader’s Favorite. Naomi is the second book in Maggie Trilogy by Mya O’Malley. The author has left breadcrumbs all over the book to help the readers, who are unfamiliar with her previous book, to not feel left out of the plot. Naomi, the protagonist, after helping the souls of Maggie and Ryan to find peace, is finally breathing a sigh of relief. She is excited about her future with her fiance, Bryce, and his adorable daughter, Holly. However, the paranormal beings are not done with her yet. The ghost of her ex-boyfriend (Nick), who was no … Continue reading Naomi (Book 2 in Maggie Trilogy) by Mya O’Malley #BookReview

Overland: 16 Total Strangers Traveling through 8 Countries in 1 Broken Down Truck – Welcome to Africa by Pete Mandra #BookReview

Although a cynic would doubt that a book, whose plot is based entirely upon traveling across Africa for six weeks in a truck filled with strangers, would be entertaining enough to actually allow them to immerse in it, the author’s humorous and sarcasm-filled writing with just enough details about the journey would definitely prove to be the most delightful read ever. The humorous take on the adversities and mostly boring drive across Africa is the most refreshing manner of writing. As Paul and Megan decide to fulfill their desire to travel the world, the exotic and wild charm of Africa … Continue reading Overland: 16 Total Strangers Traveling through 8 Countries in 1 Broken Down Truck – Welcome to Africa by Pete Mandra #BookReview

The Consigliere – A Mafia Lawyer’s Quest To Choose Love Over Revenge by Donna Masotto #BookReview

Reviewed by me for Reader’s Favorite. Readers’ Favorite Book Award Contest – Enter Today! The Consigliere – A Mafia Lawyer’s Quest To Choose Love Over Revenge by Donna Masotto is the story that would enforce its readers to sit down and really put their lives under the microscope. The protagonist, Declan, witnessed a violent death of his mother at the hands of his own father when he was only thirteen years old and his sister, Shannon, was of only eight years. He saw his sister sitting in the pool of his mother’s blood. This sight could have changed even angels, … Continue reading The Consigliere – A Mafia Lawyer’s Quest To Choose Love Over Revenge by Donna Masotto #BookReview

In Conversation with Julie Coons – The Author of This Does Not Leave This House

This Does Not Leave this House by Julie Coons is very close to my heart for a number of reasons. Although I cannot mention them all here, I would like to mention my top three reasons – This memoir puts forth many disturbing, yet real, aspects of the author’s life, but it never became a sob fest. The author has written about her painful life not to gain sympathy, but to push others, who are in the same boat as she was, to make a change in their lives asap. This Does Not Leave This House is a powerhouse of … Continue reading In Conversation with Julie Coons – The Author of This Does Not Leave This House

Beneath the Lighthouse by Julieanne Lynch #BookReview

Reviewed by me for Reader’s Favorite. Readers’ Favorite Book Award Contest – Enter Today! Although horror is not my genre, the plot of Beneath the Lighthouse by Julieanne Lynch intrigued me enough to read it. I am delighted to report that this is more than a horror story. Beneath the Lighthouse has many ingredients of a fascinating read. I was hooked from the beginning to the end and I couldn’t get enough. The story revolves around Jamie McGuiness, a teenage boy, and his family – his mom (Sonya), his dad (Jack), and his siblings. Jamie is fed up with his … Continue reading Beneath the Lighthouse by Julieanne Lynch #BookReview