Genre: Family Drama

Average Rating: 4.5

The Bookstore on the Beach by Brenda Novak – Harlequin Winter 2021 Blog Tour Review

  The Bookstore on the Beach is my first Brenda Novak novel, and I enjoyed the different storylines and dramas that interwove throughout. Featuring three generations of women in one family, this book follows their dramas, the fears, and their high points over a summer on the beach in North Carolina. Grandmother Mary owns a […]


The Path To Sunshine Cove by RaeAnne Thayne – Harlequin Winter 2021 Blog Tour Review

  I really loved the first book in the Cape Sanctuary series, The Sea Glass Cottage, and I think I loved the second installment even more. The Path To Sunshine Cove hit all the right romance buttons for me: emotional, romantic, relatable and unique characters, but above all heart-hurting backstories with moments of brightness and […]


And Then She Vanished by Nick Jones – #TLCBookTours Review

Time travel is hard to get right without being cheesy or too complicated to understand, and Nick Jones’ novel And Then She Vanished is definitely neither of those things. Centered around the disappearance of Joseph Bridgeman’s sister when they were young, this novel explores what it’s like to experience and live with a trauma such […]


The Sea Glass Cottage by RaeAnne Thayne – Harlequin Blog Tour Review and Excerpt

  Contemporary romance is my comfort food when it comes to reading these days, and RaeAnne Thayne is a new-to-me author. I thoroughly enjoyed her latest release The Sea Glass Cottage for her Harlequin Blog Tour, and I’m happy to share an excerpt from the book at the bottom of my post. Featuring three generations of […]


A Family of Strangers by Emilie Richards – #TLCBookTours Review and Giveaway

  Diving in with another new-to-me author and my go-to genre, I thoroughly enjoyed reading Emilie Richards’ novel A Family of Strangers. Featuring family drama on the backdrop of a mystery, with a nice Florida setting to give everything a vacation destination feel where you’d think nothing bad would ever happen. Ryan Rose Gracey is […]


The Summer of Sunshine and Margot by Susan Mallery – #TLCBookTours Review

  The more one-off novels by Susan Mallery that I read, the more I fall in love with her writing. I’m definitely enjoying each one without having to become invested in a lengthy series.  Her latest stand alone novel, The Summer of Sunshine and Margot, features 31-year-old fraternal twins Margot and Sunshine, whose bad luck […]