Hidden Summit by Robyn Carr

December 30th, 2011 Kimberly Review 0 Comments

30th Dec
Hidden Summit by Robyn Carr

I pre-ordered Hidden Summit and was ecstatic when it appeared on my Nook Tablet. As I have stated before this is one of my favorite contemporary romance series. Carr has a gift for spinning delightful tales about this small California mountain town. Each time I visit, she brings fresh characters and a storyline that captures me from page one.

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11/22/63 by Stephen King

December 29th, 2011 Kimberly Review 0 Comments

29th Dec
11/22/63 by Stephen King

I received 11/22/63 from Klout as a perk. As a lifelong fan of Stephen King, I was delighted. I have read all of King’s work and can honestly say I have enjoyed them all. Some of my favorites were the Talisman written with Peter Straub, Lawnmower Man, It, the Gunslinger and my personal favorite the Stand. 11/22/63 is a breathtaking glimpse at one of the most talked about events in US History and the era in which it occurred. King’s research on the subject is evident, as he accurately details the past. Being a fan of sci-fi and Dr. Who, I found the subject of time travel and its effects fascinating.

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Must Love Mistletoe by Christie Ridgway

December 21st, 2011 Kimberly Review 0 Comments

21st Dec
Must Love Mistletoe by Christie Ridgway

I purchased Must Love Mistletoe, for my Nook, because I was looking for a novel to put me in the holiday mood. I have enjoyed other novels by Ridgway and the synopsis piqued my interest. Must Love Mistletoe was a delightful romance about taking risks with your heart, empty nests and small towns.

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1225 Christmas Tree Lane by Debbie Macomber

December 18th, 2011 Kimberly Review 0 Comments

18th Dec
1225 Christmas Tree Lane by Debbie Macomber

1225 Christmas Tree Lane is the last novel in the Cedar Cove series by Debbie Macomber. I was sad to see this series come to an end. I have many fond memories of this small town and the residents who reside there. I was looking forward to this final book and it’s holiday setting. I am sorry to say, that I was disappointed in Cedar Cove’s closing act.

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Everneath by Brodi Ashton

December 17th, 2011 Kimberly Review 0 Comments

17th Dec
Everneath by Brodi Ashton

This gorgeous cover immediately caught my attention and after reading the synopsis, I knew I had to read this debut novel. Everneath offers a modern day twist on the Greek myths Hades and Persephone and Orpheus and Eurydice. Words that come to mind after reading this are brilliant, sweet, tragic, unique, dark and fascinating.

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Second Grave on the Left by Darynda Jones

December 15th, 2011 Kimberly Review 0 Comments

15th Dec
Second Grave on the Left by Darynda Jones

I “abso-freaking-lutely” loved it. Darynda Jones is a genius. This is her second book in the Charley Davidson series, and it delivered all that I had hoped for and more. The storyline is fresh, with a strong cast of characters. The writing is tight, fast paced, incredibly witty and left me wanting more.

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Smitten by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Denise Hunter and Diann Hunt

December 14th, 2011 Kimberly Review 0 Comments

14th Dec
Smitten by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Denise Hunter and Diann Hunt

Smitten was featured in the November newsletter of Booksneeze.com and I was immediately intrigued by the synopsis. I marked my calendar so that I could request it. There was a problem, and the release date was rescheduled to begin at midnight on Nov. 24th. Not wanting to miss out, I set my alarm, and crawled out of bed to order it. I am so glad that I did because I thoroughly enjoyed this heart-warming tale.

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Old Flames by E.R. Yatscoff

December 12th, 2011 Kimberly Review 0 Comments

12th Dec
Old Flames by E.R. Yatscoff

Old Flames, is a suspenseful mystery. Yatscoff takes us into the life of a Canadian firefighter with a secret from his past. The tale has lots of twists and a reveal, that I didn’t see coming. Told from a male protagonist’s point of view, this novel offers a fresh perspective into firefighting, arson and revenge.

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