Category Archives: Romance

Agnes and the Hitman by Jennifer Cruise and Bob Mayer

Take one writer with a weekly food column and anger management issues, add in a frying pan, a drooling hound, a hitman, the mob, a wedding and a two flamingos and you have a recipe for a great time. Agnes … Continue reading

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The Smoke Thief by Shana Abe

I picked up Shana Abe’s book at the library on a bit of whimsy. I’m always looking for new things to read. This particular novel suited my fancy quite well. This book is hard to shoe horn into a category; … Continue reading

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Sophia Kinsella’s Undomestic Goddess

I’ve seen Ms. Kinsella’s books off and on for several years now, usually prominantly displayed. The title “Shopaholic and” whatever turned me off. I’m missing that particular girl-gene and thus the premise appealed not to me. Recently though, I saw … Continue reading

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“Full” of It: Janet Evanovich and Charlotte Hughes

Sometimes I crave truly gourmet fair, other times I’m forced to admit a fondness for things like cotton candy, or funnel cakes at the fair. The same is true with the kind of books I read. Recently I was on … Continue reading

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Jude Deveraux’s Carolina Isle

Jude Deveraux’s latest offering to the paper back market is a very different work of fiction for the well known genre writer. The most obvious example of this is the unusual sizing of the book: while it’s the regular width … Continue reading

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Susan Elizabeth Phillips = Super, Entertaining and “Ph”un

This one goes out to the ladies: if you like to read and haven’t discovered Susan Elizabeth Phillips…get to a bookstore or library now! I tend to forget how very enjoyable her novels are until the new one comes out. … Continue reading

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