Felicity Wright has just received stunning news: the reclusive elderly man who lived at the hotel where she’s the head chef just left her the hotel and restaurant in his will. He was none other than billionaire Vernon Bancroft, known to her as... Read More | Share it now!
Towards the end of this story, the heroine has a revelation about why her mother always told her to take ‘ten tiny breaths’ whenever she felt anxious. It went right over my head. Was it the reason I thought, every time it was brought up?... Read More | Share it now!
I really hit the jackpot a few times this past year. There were some really outstanding books that I had the good fortune to read. For a change, I have been enjoying quite a bit of contemporary fiction; not a bit of fantasy in those chapters. This is... Read More | Share it now!
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Is it true? Are more flowers sent, more mourners present and more speeches given for those kids who die in an accident or of an illness? Death, especially of a young person, is horrible, and... Read More | Share it now!
Briefly: Told from the points of view of four teens, then Alice herself, this story is about how jealousy, anger, bitterness and, perhaps, a little truth can make a rumor grow out of control. Of course, everyone knows that Alice is a slut. Football... Read More | Share it now!
Briefly: After the tragic deaths of Jackie’s entire family in a car accident, she moves from New York City to Colorado to live with the family of her mother’s best friend from college. It is on the flight there that Jackie is told that she... Read More | Share it now!
Briefly: Ember’s little sister, Olivia, can bring back things from the dead. She knows first-hand, since she was one of those things, brought back to life after a harrowing car accident that killed their father and caused their mother to head into a... Read More | Share it now!