The Idea Of You by Robinne Lee

Description Solène Marchand, the thirty-nine-year-old owner of an art gallery in Los Angeles, is reluctant to take her daughter, Isabelle, to meet her favorite boy band. But since her divorce, she’s more eager than ever to be close to Isabelle. The last thing Solène expects is to make a connection with one of the membersContinue reading “The Idea Of You by Robinne Lee”

Waiting Since Forever by Kiltie Jackson

Description Does running away from your problems lead you right back to them? Clarissa Walton, her mother Essie, and Gerald Wainwright are living miserable lives. Clarissa and Essie are dominated by their father and husband, Gerald is bullied both at work and at home. That is until the day Clarissa and Gerald find themselves unwillingContinue reading “Waiting Since Forever by Kiltie Jackson”

Gideon The Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

Description The Emperor needs necromancers. The Ninth Necromancer needs a swordswoman. Gideon has a sword, some dirty magazines, and no more time for undead bullshit. Brought up by unfriendly, ossifying nuns, ancient retainers, and countless skeletons, Gideon is ready to abandon a life of servitude and an afterlife as a reanimated corpse. She packs upContinue reading “Gideon The Ninth by Tamsyn Muir”

Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Description After receiving a frantic letter from her newly-wed cousin begging for someone to save her from a mysterious doom, Noemí Taboada heads to High Place, a distant house in the Mexican countryside. She’s not sure what she will find—her cousin’s husband, a handsome Englishman, is a stranger, and Noemí knows little about the region.Continue reading “Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia”

Ellie Dwyer’s Great Escape by Diane Winger

Description You’re never too old to run away from home Ellie Dwyer, 61, is convinced bad luck comes in threes, and not just garden-variety, oh-well bad luck. How many people have to flee not one, but two natural disasters? And in between the wildfire and the hurricane, her husband of nearly forty years suddenly upContinue reading “Ellie Dwyer’s Great Escape by Diane Winger”

The Girl She Was Before by Jess Kitching

Description A crime thriller with a brilliant twist you won’t see coming!Powerful, packed full of grueling details that will linger with you long after the book has finished.Nat lives a picture-perfect life, but it wasn’t always this way. A victim of horrific bullying when she was a teenager, Nat will do anything to keep distanceContinue reading “The Girl She Was Before by Jess Kitching”

Dead Mercy by Noelle Holten

Description ‘Hugely confident … harrowing, visceral … recommended’ Ian Rankin on Dead Inside A brutal murder… When a burned body is found with its teeth missing, DC Maggie Jamieson discovers that the victim may be the husband of one of her probation colleagues. A dark history… As the body count rises, the team becomes increasinglyContinue reading “Dead Mercy by Noelle Holten”

Call Of The Penguins by Hazel Prior

Description A delightfully feel-good new novel from the No. 1 bestselling author of Away With the Penguins – sure to become a firm favourite with readers! Meet the heroine everyone’s talking about . . . Fiercely resilient and impeccably dressed, Veronica McCreedy has lived an incredible 87 years. Most of them alone, in her hugeContinue reading “Call Of The Penguins by Hazel Prior”

These Toxic Things by Rachel Howzell Hall

Description A dead woman’s cherished trinkets become pieces to a terrifying puzzle. Mickie Lambert creates “digital scrapbooks” for clients, ensuring that precious souvenirs aren’t forgotten or lost. When her latest client, Nadia Denham, a curio shop owner, dies from an apparent suicide, Mickie honors the old woman’s last wish and begins curating her peculiar objetsContinue reading “These Toxic Things by Rachel Howzell Hall”