Book Review: The Wrong Side

I discovered author Robert Bailey last year and after reading the first of his Bocephus Haynes series, I was eager for the second book. It did not disappoint. Blurb A battle-worn lawyer fights for a young man’s life in this criminally enthralling legal thriller. Teen pop star Brittany Crutcher is found dead in small-town Tennessee. … Continue reading Book Review: The Wrong Side

September – The Harvest Moon

Hey, everyone. It’s time for the ninth in a series of posts about the names of full moons. If you missed the other posts of this series, you can click the following links. The Wolf Moon (January)The Snow Moon (February)The Worm Moon (March)The Pink Moon (April)The Flower Moon (May)The Strawberry Moon (June)The Thunder Moon (July)The … Continue reading September – The Harvest Moon

Book Review: The Listening House

Having surpassed my Goodreads challenge for the year, I'm hoping to spend more time writing during the upcoming fall and winter months. That means I'll have less time for reading, but like any bookworm, I can't resist adding to that TBR list. Today's review is a book written and published in 1938 - something a … Continue reading Book Review: The Listening House

Jimmy Hoffa #MysteryMonday

Hey, everyone. Last week was Labor Day in America, or what many call the unofficial end of summer. New York City held the first Labor Day parade and the state of Oregon was the first to make it an official holiday in 1887. In 1894, it became a Federal Holiday. With the holiday, I decided … Continue reading Jimmy Hoffa #MysteryMonday

Remembering Twenty Years Ago #neverforget

Sometimes it feels like it happened yesterday. Other times it seems like a lifetime ago. Nonetheless, it’s hard to believe two decades have passed. I’ll never forget the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001. It was a clear, beautiful day with plenty of sunshine and a hint that fall was just around the corner. Life … Continue reading Remembering Twenty Years Ago #neverforget

Book Review: The Night She Disappeared

This is the second book I've read by the same title this year, both new releases. Blurb On a beautiful summer night in a charming English suburb, a young woman and her boyfriend disappear after partying at the massive country estate of a new college friend. One year later, a writer moves into a cottage … Continue reading Book Review: The Night She Disappeared

Book Review: A Long Way Home

I'm always curious about strange and unexplained events so when I came across a headline on the Internet that read "True Stories Stranger Than Fiction," I immediately clicked on the link. That's how I discovered the book, A Long Way Home. Blurb At only five years old, Saroo Brierley got lost on a train in … Continue reading Book Review: A Long Way Home