The Overstory

The cover of "The Overstory" by Richard Powers Back in March, at the beginning of the quarantine, I got this idea that I would read every book that has won The Pulitzer Prize for fiction/novel. I undertook this venture because of Keanu Reeves. I watched an interview with him last year. When he was asked … Continue reading The Overstory

Book Review: Deep State

https://www.amazon.com/Deep-State-Thriller-Chris-Hauty-ebook/dp/B07RPP4NN9/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1575304999&sr=8-1&linkCode=ll1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=b3d411b4e71a4159139355cfaa242e4d&language=en_US Shop your local indie bookstore Hayley Chill is the female action hero I didn't know I needed. What a fast read. I mean the political intrigue kept me up way past my bedtime and then just when things were wrapping up at the end there is another big unforeseen twist. So fun to read … Continue reading Book Review: Deep State

Book Review: Now Entering Addamsville

https://www.amazon.com/Now-Entering-Addamsville-Francesca-Zappia/dp/0062935275/ref=as_li_ss_tl?crid=2G02WJELIY4D3&keywords=now+entering+addamsville&qid=1569268247&s=gateway&sprefix=now+entering+addamsville,aps,172&sr=8-1&linkCode=ll1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=1e810858ff262ac88c3bf5b506cbb0e7&language=en_US Who's ready for some ghost hunting Halloween vibes? From the publisher: When someone burns down the home of the school janitor and he dies in the blaze, everyone in Addamsville, Indiana, points a finger at Zora. Never mind that Zora has been on the straight and narrow since her father was thrown in jail. … Continue reading Book Review: Now Entering Addamsville

ARC REVIEW-Hope Rides Again: An Obama Biden Mystery (Obama Biden Mysteries)

https://www.amazon.com/Hope-Rides-Again-Mystery-Mysteries-ebook/dp/B07JFK6SVV/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=hope+rides+again&qid=1559503385&s=digital-text&sr=1-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=56fd76469bb65d16f74959c53c97b420&language=en_US Here we are again. So happy to catch up with Uncle Joe in the best city ever. Joe Biden is in Chicago on the day of the St. Patrick's Day Parade no less. It doesn't take long for him to find both trouble and Obama. They make quite the pair of detectives. If I … Continue reading ARC REVIEW-Hope Rides Again: An Obama Biden Mystery (Obama Biden Mysteries)

Hope Never Dies (Obama Biden Mysteries #1)

https://www.amazon.com/Hope-Never-Dies-Mystery-Mysteries-ebook/dp/B075HY5NPF/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1559501324&sr=8-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=182df9e20b7299a966095f9d2faac6fb&language=en_US I know I reviewed Hope Never Dies. I know it. The author knows it too; however, the interwebs sucked it into oblivion. It isn't in my archives, or on Goodreads, it's gone. Crazy! I blame the Russians. And so, I will type my thoughts again before I review the super awesome sequel that may … Continue reading Hope Never Dies (Obama Biden Mysteries #1)

Book Review: The Farm

https://www.amazon.com/Farm-Novel-Joanne-Ramos-ebook/dp/B07GD543B8/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=the+farm&qid=1559502210&s=gateway&sr=8-2&linkCode=sl1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=22385538a4c0ab699c771713cf96ce33&language=en_US Imagine spending some time at a fancy resort where everything is free. Anything you need is provided to you quickly and cheerfully, and you get to stay for nine months. The only catch? You are a surrogate, and after you give birth, you'll be sent on your way-richer and yet emptier. The three main … Continue reading Book Review: The Farm

Book Review: The East End

https://www.amazon.com/East-End-Jason-Allen-ebook/dp/B07FHL8FB8/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=the+east+end&qid=1559502366&s=gateway&sr=8-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=480fcbb7d786f230d72d10330a6b5d07&language=en_US The East End is a book you could pick up now if you've got a Mother's Day gift card burning a hole in your pocket. Hint, hint. It's the kind of caper where the main character has it all figured out. Nothing can go wrong with his plan- so of course, everything goes wrong … Continue reading Book Review: The East End

ARC Review: Crashing the A List

https://www.amazon.com/Crashing-List-Summer-Heacock-ebook/dp/B077ZSY9L5/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=crashing+the+a+list&qid=1559502489&s=gateway&sr=8-1&linkCode=sl1&tag=vikiacad-20&linkId=55ca86b49a714e9743d04cfbe4958ce4&language=en_US Grown Up Books for Summer Reading a series all week long right here while I wish that I was going to have a Summer full of lounge chairs instead of drywall... Loved this- it's only the second romance novel I've read this year, and I am getting more and more positive That I'll be … Continue reading ARC Review: Crashing the A List