The Butterfly Garden

The Book: The Butterfly Garden, by Dot Hutchison The Blurb: Near an isolated mansion lies a beautiful garden. In this garden grow luscious flowers, shady trees…and a collection of precious “butterflies”—young women who have been kidnapped and intricately tattooed to resemble their namesakes. Overseeing it all is the Gardener, a brutal, twisted man obsessed with…

Frontier Grit: The Unlikely True Stories of Daring Pioneer Women

The Book: Frontier Grit: The Unlikely True Stories of Daring Pioneer Women, by Marianne Monson The Blurb: These are the stories of twelve women who “heard the call” to settle the west and who came from all points of the globe to begin their journey: the East Coast, Europe, and as far away as New…

Luckiest Girl Alive

The Book: Luckiest Girl Alive, by Jessica Knoll The Blurb: As a teenager at the prestigious Bradley School, Ani FaNelli endured a shocking, public humiliation that left her desperate to reinvent herself. Now, with a glamorous job, expensive wardrobe, and handsome blue blood fiancé, she’s this close to living the perfect life she’s worked so…

End of Watch: Bill Hodges Trilogy #3

The Book: End of Watch, by Stephen King The Blurb: Brady Hartsfield, perpetrator of the Mercedes Massacre, where eight people were killed and many more were badly injured, has been in the Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic for five years, in a vegetative state. According to his doctors, anything approaching a complete recovery is unlikely. But…