Trial Run

The Book: Trial Run, by Thomas Locke The Blurb: Reese Clawson’s work is mind-bending–literally. Her company specializes in global data analysis for an elite group of industry executives, and now a lucrative government contract is moving her into the realm of cutting-edge intelligence gathering. She is determined to crack the limits of consciousness–and in doing…

Days of Awe

The Book: Days of Awe, by Lauren Fox The Blurb: Only a year ago Isabel Moore was married, the object of adoration of her ten-year-old daughter, and thought she knew everything about her wild, extravagant, beloved best friend, Josie. But in that one short year: her husband moved out and rented his own apartment; her…

The Marriage of Opposites

The Book: The Marriage of Opposites, by Alice Hoffman The Blurb: Growing up on idyllic St. Thomas in the early 1800s, Rachel dreams of life in faraway Paris. Rachel’s mother, a pillar of their small refugee community of Jews who escaped the Inquisition, has never forgiven her daughter for being a difficult girl who refuses…

Swerve

The Book: Swerve, by Vicki Pettersson The Blurb: It’s high summer in the Mojave Desert, and Kristine Rush and her fiancé, Daniel, are enroute from Las Vegas to Lake Arrowhead, California, for the July Fourth holiday weekend. But when Daniel is abducted from a desolate rest stop, Kristine is forced to choose: return home unharmed,…

Wicked Charms: Lizzy & Diesel #3

The Book: Wicked Charms, by Janet Evanovich, Phoef Sutton The Blurb: Murdered and mummified nearly a century ago, notorious bootlegger Collier “Peg Leg” Dazzle discovered and re-hid a famous pirate’s treasure somewhere along the coast of New England. A vast collection of gold and silver coins and precious gems, the bounty also contains the Stone…