Title: Amelia’s Gold: A Story of Romance, Ruin, Resolve and Redemption in the American Civil War Author: James D. Snyder Genre: Historical Fiction / Women’s Fiction This thoughtful novel shows how one women responds to the challenges and difficulties of the very end of the American Civil War, blossoming into a complex,… Read More Amelia’s Gold – Editorial Review
Title: Woman: A Collection of Short Stories Author: V. P. Evans Genre: Fiction Woman is a collection of short stories demonstrating the unexpected strengths that arise in women in the face of adversity. Five situations, culled from news headlines, are examined through fiction. Each story stands alone, but together they form a collective… Read More Woman: A Collection of Short Stories – Editorial Review
Title: Willow’s Way Author: Sharon Struth Genre: Women’s Fiction / Romance Willow Armstrong was a successful business woman in the world of weight loss and fitness until it was all suddenly upended following a devastating divorce. In the wake of losing everything she’s built, she learns that she’s willed a home in England from grandparents she’s… Read More Willow’s Way – Editorial Review
Title: Villa del Sol Author: Martha Reynolds Genre: Women’s Fiction Villa del Sol is a thoughtful tale of love, loss, and hope reborn centered around the story of Jennifer Logan, the young, recent widow of a popular, older senator.
Painting Blue Water by Leigh Fossan Katherine Ross, a struggling artist-turned-successful-businesswoman, has a life many would envy. At only thirty-one years old, Katherine runs one of the top luxury real-estate firms in Manhattan, and she lives in a fabulous loft with her dreamy husband.
Love Ledgers: Confessions of a Plain Jane Accountant by Connie Lukey Synopsis: In this entertaining chic-lit confessional, Connie Lukey chronicles a year in the life of a young Canadian woman determined to find love and happiness by her 40th birthday. Jane Parker has just turned 39. Smart and practical, she surrenders an intended… Read More Love Ledgers: Confessions of a Plain Jane Accountant – Book Review
Still Alice by Lisa Genova One day I came back from work and had a package waiting for me outside my door. Not having ordered anything and being the only one in the apartment that summer, I was super confused. I checked the package, made sure it was mine, racked my brain for possible… Read More Still Alice – Book Review
Author Amber Laura has outdone herself with this incredible, fun novel about Charlie’s heroic attempt to plan her sister’s wedding. Right from the start the reader is drawn into Charlie’s thoughts and feelings and despite the fact that she isn’t always entirely honest with herself, one mostly gets to know her weaknesses, her pain,… Read More Twenty-seven Tiered Almond Cake – Book Review
Author name: Effie Kammenou Name of the book: Evanthia’s Gift: Book One in The Gift Saga Genre of the book: Women’s fiction, Contemporary romance, Family saga Book synopsis: In the year 1956, Anastacia Fotopoulos finds herself pregnant and betrayed, fleeing from a bad marriage. With the love and support of her dear friends Stavros and Soula Papadakis,… Read More Evanthia’s Gift – Book Review
The newly released Healer’s Secret by Helen Pryke is a beautifully disturbing story. Not a cozy read, it deals with controversial topics like alcoholism, domestic violence and decisions that can turn the fate of a whole family. Strung out over several generations of women who pass their healer’s knowledge on from mother to daughter,… Read More The Healer’s Secret – Book Review