Category Archives: NAL

Review: A Long Time Gone by Karen White

Hardcover: 432 pages Publisher: NAL Hardcover (June 3, 2014) ISBN: 978-0451240460 Source: Publisher Nine years ago, Vivian Walker left her home in Mississippi, swearing never to return, following the lead of so many Walker women before. When her life takes a turn for the worse and goes spiraling out of control, Vivian finds herself returning […]

Review: Fallen Beauty by Erika Robuck

Paperback: 384 pages Publisher: NAL Trade (March 4, 2014) ISBN-10: 0451418905 Source: Publisher Laura Kelly is a young seamstress living in 1928 upstate New York. After her father’s death and her own “fall from grace” (becoming pregnant out of wedlock),   the only way Laura and her young daughter, Grace, can survive is by the kindness of others. Unfortunately, […]

Review: Return to Tradd Street by Karen White

Series: Tradd Street (Book 4) Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: NAL Trade (January 7, 2014) ISBN-10: 0451240596 Source: Publisher Melanie Middleton is struggling to get on with her life after refusing Jack’s proposal.  Pregnant and determined to raise the child on her own, Melanie is determined to complete the necessary renovations to her home before the […]

Frightful Friday: Children of the Underground: The Children of Paranoia Series by Trevor Shane

Frightful Friday is a weekly meme in which I feature a particularly scary or chilling book that I’ve read that week. This week’s featured title is Children of the Underground by Trevor Shane: Paperback: 400 pages Publisher: NAL Trade; 1 edition (April 2, 2013) ISBN-10: 0451239296 Source: Publisher In this follow up to Children of […]

Review: Hemingway’s Girl by Erika Robuck

Paperback: 352 pages Publisher: NAL Trade (September 4, 2012) ISBN-10: 0451237889 Source: Publisher Mariella Bennet is the the daughter of an American fisherman and a Cuban woman living in Key West during the Depression. Since her father passed away, Mariella is now the sole breadwinner of the family, doing menial labor to bring in a […]

Review: The Strangers on Montagu Street by Karen White

Paperback: 352 pages Publisher: NAL Trade; 1 edition (November 1, 2011) ISBN-10: 0451235266 Source:  Publisher In the third of Karen White’s Tradd Street novels, psychic realtor Melanie “Mellie” Middleton is forced to move in with her mother after she discovers her mid-19th century Tradd Street home needs additional work.   Joining her is her latest house guest, Nola, Jack’s […]

Review: The Beach Trees by Karen White

Paperback: 432 pages Publisher: NAL Trade; 1 edition (May 3, 2011) ISBN-10: 9780451233073 Source: Publisher When Julie was just twelve years old, her sister disappeared, never to be found.  Her once perfect family started to crumble.  Her mother became obsessed with searching for her daughter; when she died, Julie continued the search, keeping in regular […]

Review: On Folly Beach by Karen White

Paperback: 416 pages Publisher: NAL Trade; 1 edition (May 4, 2010) ISBN-10: 0451229215 Source: Publisher  Emmy Hamilton is a recent widow; her husband, a soldier, was killed in Afghanistan.  As to be expected, she’s having a difficult time getting over his death.  Her mother, Paige, insists that he would have wanted her to do more […]

Review and Giveaway: The Girl on Legare Street by Karen White

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