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Review: Memorial Day by Wayne Greenough

Memorial Day by Wayne Greenough
Series: The Private Detective Murders (# 4)
Release Date: January 1, 2013
Publisher:  Devine Destinies
Pages / File Size: 46pp (est)
Source:  book provided by the publisher for review
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All graveyards are sad. Mother and I visit three of them to pay our respect to those who have gone on. But this graveyard is different. I keep hearing a male voice. No matter where I look I can’t see him. I’m cold sober.

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Review: A Stranger in Wynnedower by Grace Greene

A Stranger in Wynnedower by Grace Greene
Release Date: October 18, 2012
Publisher:  Kersey Creek Books
Pages: 174
Source:  book provided by the author for review

Love and suspense with a dash of Southern Gothic…
From the author of Beach Rental and Kincaid’s Hope

Rachel Sevier, a thirty-two year old inventory specialist, travels to Wynnedower Mansion in Virginia to find her brother who has stopped returning her calls. Instead, she finds Jack Wynne, the mansion’s bad-tempered owner.

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Review: Redemption Ridge by Denise A. Agnew

Redemption Ridge by Denise A. Agnew
Release Date: January 17, 2013
Publisher:  Ellora’s Cave
Pages: 43
Source:  book provided by the publisher for review

When Cecelia’s ex crashes into her life, intent on killing her, she has no choice but to save herself. There are no heroes left in her world. Battle-scarred soldier Jake sees her at the mercy of a brutal foe, and has to be the hero she needs. With everything at stake, there’s no time for pretense or lies.

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Review: The Secret Agenda by Jacquelyn Webb

The Secret Agenda by Jacquelyn Webb
Release Date: January 30, 2012
Publisher:   Astraea Press
Pages: 89
Source:   book provided by the publisher for review
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Donna Madison is an experienced journalist. Her brother has vanished without explanation, and she is hot on his trail. She accepts a mundane assignment in Darwin because she is sure he is up there. Life suddenly becomes a lot less boring when she discovers him, and she is hurtled into danger. Also what is the secret agenda of the interesting Lang Torrens?

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Review: Take a Chance on Love by Cara Cooper

Take a Chance on Love by Cara Cooper
Release Date: January 14, 2013
Publisher:   Astraea Press
Pages: 112
Source:   book provided by the publisher for review

Fleeing family tragedy, a new start working at Margrave Manor seems perfect to Marie. Matthew Hughes, the charming gardener, takes a shine to her, but Mrs Johnson the housekeeper resents her very presence. What’s more, Mrs Johnson warns Marie that Matthew has a murky past. When the police are called to an incident, everyone falls under suspicion.

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Review: Secrets of Jenkins Bridge by Donna Shields

Secrets of Jenkins Bridge by Donna Shields
Release Date: June 6, 2012
Publisher:  Soul Mate Publilshing
Pages: 181
Source:  Author

Hunting down a dangerous mob boss has brought FBI agent Mitchell Donovan home, reawakening an old flame, resurrecting a dead best friend, and discovering fatherhood. As if those aren’t enough, his new case will push everything else aside: finding the kidnappers who took the daughter he never knew he had.

Katherine Delaney never forgot the heartbreak Mitchell had caused with his abrupt departure all those years ago.

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Three Mini Reviews

Her First White Christmas by Liia Ann White
Released November 29, 2011 by Decadent Publishing
Review copy provided by the publisher
Categories: Contemporary, Erotica, Christmas

Review: Poor Bella Donna has had her fill of jerks. She’s had it up to here with Blind Dates and is so ready to meet a nice guy. So she contacts 1Night Stand to find her Match.  Remy Sommers has had it with his playboy lifestyle. After his sister’s wedding he knows he wants to find happiness for himself.

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Review: Home Fires by Jana Richards

Home Fires by Jana Richards
Release Date: July 4, 2012
Publisher:  The Wild Rose Press
Pages: 104
Source:  publisher

Anne Wakefield travels halfway around the world for love. But when she arrives in Canada from England at the end of World War II, she discovers the handsome Canadian pilot she’d fallen in love with has married someone else. Heartbroken, she prepares to return to London, though she has nothing left there to return to. Her former fiance’s mother makes a suggestion: marriage to her other son.

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Review: Bella Lucia by Joanne Troppello

Bella Lucia by Joanne Troppello
Release Date: March 20, 2012
Publisher:  Astraea Press
Pages: 282
Source:  publisher

After being married for six years, Gwen and Lucas DeStefano are dealing with the pain of a childless marriage and trying to trust God for their future. On a weekend getaway to the Poconos, they attempt to relax and renew their marriage, but witness an event that turns their lives upside down. They see a body dump in the woods while they are on a hike and their lives become entangled in a web of suspense and God’s ultimate blessing in the form of a little baby girl, named Bella Lucia.

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Review: The Very Old Man by Jenny Milchman

The Very Old Man by Jenny Milchman
Series: Lunch Reads Vol. 1
Release Date: April 11, 2011
Publisher:  Istoria Books
Pages: 20
Source:  Author

A chance encounter in a grocery store spooks a young mother. When small accidents begin to happen around her young child, she wonders if the old man who’d given her daughter a quarter is to blame.