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Cozy Mysteries for a Perfect Fall

With fall here, pumpkin spice everything in the store (and our collective houses – see my foster kitty Domino getting in the Halloween mood), and spooky time pending, it’s time to put away those beach readers and grab a handful of cozies, a nice warm blanket, a purring feline friend, and all the hot coffees you could want. After all, it’s a season, with its early evenings and that little chilly bite in the air, that demands some serious reading. So, let the lists begin!       Peggy Jean Turner Mysteries (Includes Death of a Tart, Death of a [...]

October 20th, 2019|

Mini Memoirs That Confront the Uncomfortable

I love memoirs. I love that writers of memoirs are courageous enough to offer a glimpse of what goes on in their minds—how they approach the world, how they navigate their sorrows, how they scrape together the fortitude to manage life’s mundane and tragic moments. My favorite memoirs tend to be shorter, while still packing a huge punch. They are vulnerable, smart and plucky—and not one word is wasted. Barely 200 pages in length, each of these memoirs can be read in one sitting if you’ve got the inclination. They are unflinching, so grab a fortifying beverage and a fuzzy [...]

October 13th, 2019|

Fall 2019 Book Preview

It’s fall -- otherwise known as the best season of the year -- and whenever I’m not chugging PSLs or dragging out my sweaters from their summer storage tubs, I’m adding new books to my fall reading list! Our fall 2019 book preview has some awesome selections for you, ranging from haunting thrillers to edgy dystopians and the occasional rockstar memoir. So put on some layers, heat up your beverage of choice, and fill your cozy autumn evenings with everything on our fall 2019 book preview list!   SEPTEMBER After the Flood (available now) Author: Kassandra Montag   Dystopian fiction meets [...]

September 26th, 2019|