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Book Review: The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth

This is my kind of book: women’s fiction with an edge of mystery and suspense to keep me turning pages. If you enjoy Liane Moriarty this is a great one to get your fix of domestic drama. The story follows several women in suburban Melbourne, Australia. On the surface they’re all living perfectly ordinary lives,… Continue reading Book Review: The Family Next Door by Sally Hepworth

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Book Review: Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan

The story follows Lydia, a thirty-something woman working at Bright Ideas, a bookstore/haven for the misfits of Denver affectionately known as the Bookfrogs. . One night Lydia discovers that Joey, a lonely young Bookfrog, has killed himself in the bookstore. This is shocking enough, but he’s also left behind a trail of clues for Lydia… Continue reading Book Review: Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan

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Book Review: The Glass Forest by Cynthia Swanson

I first fell in love with Cynthia Swanson's writing when I read her debut novel, The Bookseller (if you haven't read it, go get it!) so I immediately picked her second novel up when it released. The Glass Forest is a beautifully-written, atmospheric, character-driven novel with an edge of mystery and suspense. Angie Glass is… Continue reading Book Review: The Glass Forest by Cynthia Swanson