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Two Excellent January Releases

In a burst of reading energy at the end on the year, I was able to read two wonderful January releases: The Guest Room by Chris Bohjalian and The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin. I read The Guest Room in audio and The Swans of Fifth Avenue in print. That I read them […]

The Killing Kind by Chris Holm ~ Audiobook Review

The Killing Kind by Chris Holm Published by: Mulholland Books Published on: September 15, 2015 Page Count: 320 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: Audiobook review copy provided to me for consideration by Hachette Audio Audiobook Published by: Hachette Audio Narrator: Will Collyer Audiobook Length: 8 hours 24 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Summary […]

Recent Reads, Both Great and Good ~ Part 2

Yesterday I posted about four books/audiobooks I have enjoyed over the past three months. Today I’m finishing up the list. Here are four more good or great recent reads: The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johanson The publicist running the Harper Perennial (@HarperPerennial) twitter account sent me a paperback review copy of this book. […]

Recent Reads, Both Great and Good ~ Part 1

I have not been very faithful of late, dear reader. Since September 1st, I joined a boot camp program at my local gym. I can’t begin to express how much this has changed and improved my life. Since then I’ve lost over 30 pounds and have participated in my first 5k. What a way to […]

Everybody Rise by Stephanie Clifford ~ Audiobook Review

Everybody Rise by Stephanie Clifford Published by: St. Martin’s Press Published on: August 18, 2015 Page Count: 384 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: Audiobook provided to me by the publisher for consideration. Audiobook Published by: Macmillan Audio Narrator: Katherine Kellgren Audiobook Length: 12 hours 45 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the […]

Born With Teeth by Kate Mulgrew ~ Audiobook Review

Born With Teeth by Kate Mulgrew Published by: Little, Brown and Company Published on: April 14, 2015 Page Count: 320 Genre: Memoir My Reading Format: Audiobook review copy sent to me by the publisher for consideration Audiobook Published by: Hachette Audio Narrator: Kate Mulgrew Audiobook Length: 10 hours 46 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and […]

The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz ~ Audiobook Review

The Girl in the Spider’s Web: A Lisbeth Salander novel by David Lagercrantz Published by: Knopf Published on: September 1, 2015 Page Count: 416 Genre: Crime Fiction My Reading Format: Audiobook purchased through Audible. Audiobook Published by: Random House Audio Narrator: Simon Vance Audiobook Length: 13 hours 22 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook […]

Monday Mini ~ Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier (Audiobook Review)

Getting back into the swing of things each week is hard. So is finding the quiet time to write a review over the weekend. In order to ease out of the weekend, I’ve decided to begin my blogging week with a mini review. I did a lot of driving this summer. My last trip was […]

The King’s General by Daphne du Maurier ~ Audiobook Review

The King’s General by Daphne du Maurier Page Count: 448 Genre: Historical Fiction My Reading Format: Audiobook download provided by the publisher for consideration Audiobook Published by: Hachette Audio Narrator: Juliet Stevenson Audiobook Length: 13 hours 10 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: Honor Harris is only eighteen when […]

Hachette Audio’s Daphne du Maurier Collection

When I was an undergrad, I took a film class that I hardly remember. I do remember was the movie I was assigned to write three class papers about: Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock. What does this movie have to do with Daphne du Maurier? Well, after falling in love with that film, I wanted […]