Breaking Up With Barrett by Katy Regnery

This was surprisingly cute and sweet with a touch of steam. A friends-to-lovers romance low on drama and high on sugar. Barrett and Emily grew up near one another - her family working for his. Barrett, a businessman, arranges for Emily to come to business functions with him as his "date" because he feels it… Continue reading Breaking Up With Barrett by Katy Regnery

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The Trespasser by Tana French

When I first read In the Woods in 2013 I thought "this book is a breath of fresh air in the mystery genre. A one off." I've come to realize that Tana French is her own sub-genre within mystery - creating books where the detective's quirks and the crime exist in a perfect synchrony. Brilliant… Continue reading The Trespasser by Tana French

The Cad and the Co-Ed by LH Cosway and Penny Reid

I'd really worked up a full head of steam for this one, but Pfffffft. I understand that it can be difficult to make two people likable yet create an issue btwn them that complicates love for them. In this situation we went past my self-imposed boundaries for "palatable love-drama." (I do better with outside influence… Continue reading The Cad and the Co-Ed by LH Cosway and Penny Reid