Category Archives: TLC Book Tours

“The Widows” by Jess Montgomery #blogtour #giveaway

“Inspired by the true story of Ohio’s first female sheriff, this is a powerful debut about two women’s search for justice as they take on the corruption at the heart of their community.” A story of two courageous, hard-working, and … Continue reading

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“Odd child out” by Gilly MacMillan

Welcome to my stop on the TLC Book Tour for this outstanding police procedural!Noah Sadler and Abdi Mahad are best friends. They are both fifteen years old, very clever, and if truth be told, more than a bit ‘nerdy’. They … Continue reading

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“Duplicity” by Jane Haseldine

You have to have your wits about you when you read this novel.  Contrary to what the rather gothic-toned cover would have you believe – this is a modern, action-packed thriller where the ‘good guys’ and the ‘bad guys’ are … Continue reading

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“Wilde Lake” by Laura Lippman

An African-American man accused of rape by a humiliated girl.  A vengeful father.  A courageous attorney.  A worshipful daughter.  Think you know this story?  Think again.  Wilde Lake  is a stand-alone novel by the author of the Tess Monaghan mystery … Continue reading

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“Commonwealth” by Ann Patchett

I’m happy to say that TLC Book Tours gave me an excuse to try out an author I’ve always meant to read, but somehow never got around to reading.  Thanks TLC!  I own three of Ann Patchett’s books, including the … Continue reading

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“June” by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore (TLC Book Tour + Giveaway!)

Two years ago I read and reviewed a novel called “Bittersweet“ by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore so when I was offered a spot on the TLC Book Tour for her new novel I jumped at the chance! Like “Bittersweet” this new novel is peopled with realistic … Continue reading

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Latest giveaway winner

When I participated in the TLC Book Tour for “The Girl in the Red Coat“ by Kate Hamer, they sponsored a giveaway which I hosted on this blog. In order to enter the draw blog visitors had to either comment on or … Continue reading

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“The girl in the red coat” by Kate Hamer

Everyone is acquainted with the feeling of blind panic that comes about when you lose something valuable such as a wallet.  It is almost as though your senses converge and ALL you can think about is finding your lost item. … Continue reading

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Giveaway winners!

My most recent GIVEAWAYS have been drawn! The requirement for entering the draws was that a comment be made on my blog post of the review.   A TLC Book Tours hosted giveaway for a print copy of “Beside Myself” … Continue reading

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“Beside myself” by Ann Morgan

What makes you ‘You’? What if your identity was in question? Is identity irrevocably linked to what others ‘expect’ of you?  These are the questions posed in “Beside Myself“. Told in two time periods, twenty-five years apart, it is the … Continue reading

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“Coercion” by Tim Tigner

This aptly titled spy thriller is about power and control.  Those who have it,  those who want it, and finally… those who will do ANYTHING to get it.  The ‘anything’ in this case is coercion in it’s true and most … Continue reading

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“Ruthless” by John Rector

Suspense/Thriller Publisher: Thomas & Mercer 280 pages A prime example of “being in the wrong place at the wrong time” and living to tell the tale. Protagonist Nick White is a middle-aged man whose life has taken a downward turn.  … Continue reading

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“Medium Dead” by Paula Paul

Picture Queen Victoria dressed in black during her time of deep mourning for her late husband, Albert.  She appears to be a stern old broad…. but could she have been a murderer? The Queen visits a manor in Northern England. … Continue reading

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“The Dead Key” by D.M. Pulley

Synopsis: 2014 Winner of the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award – Mystery & Thriller It’s 1998, and for years the old First Bank of Cleveland has sat abandoned, perfectly preserved, its secrets only speculated on by the outside world. Twenty years … Continue reading

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