The Summer That Made Us by Robyn Carr

August 31st, 2017 kimbacaffeinate Giveaway, Review 53 Comments

31st Aug
The Summer That Made Us by Robyn Carr

THE SUMMER THAT MADE US by Robyn Carr is a touching tale of family and their summer house on Lake Waseka. A place where the sisters brought their children and spent the summers basking by the lake, until one fateful summer that ripped them apart.  Now twenty-five years later one of the children is dying, and the summer house will open for one last summer. Can they recapture the magic? Heal old wounds? Carr takes readers along for this beautiful, funny, heartbreaking and magical summer.

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The Last Chance Matinee by Mariah Stewart

March 30th, 2017 kimbacaffeinate Review 45 Comments

30th Mar
The Last Chance Matinee by Mariah Stewart

I devoured THE LAST CHANCE MATINEE by Mariah Stewart on a rainy and cold Friday evening. While sipping hot cocoa in my favorite chair Stewart quickly transported me to a small town nestled in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. There I quickly became caught up in Cara, Des and Allies’ story. I love when a good story pulls you in and allows you to connect. THE LAST CHANCE MATINEE did just that!

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When It Hits The Fan by Victoria Colotta

November 30th, 2016 kimbacaffeinate Review 49 Comments

30th Nov
When It Hits The Fan by Victoria Colotta

When It Hits The Fan is the debut novel of author, Victoria Colotta. It shares the story of Camilla Valentini a young New Yorker with a plan. That is until she has the rug pulled out from beneath her and has to start redefining herself. Realistic, heartwarming and filled with friends and characters I would love to learn more about, this standalone novel delivered character growth, discovery and a touch of romance.

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A Lowcountry Christmas by Mary Alice Monroe

November 28th, 2016 kimbacaffeinate Review 36 Comments

28th Nov
A Lowcountry Christmas by Mary Alice Monroe

A Lowcountry Christmas by Mary Alice Monroe is the fifth novel in her popular Lowcountry Summer series. This was my first experience with both and Monroe delighted me with this story as she shared one family’s struggles. It’s almost Christmas and finances are tight bringing disappointment to their youngest as their oldest son struggles with PTSD.

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Lowcountry Stranger by Ashley Farley

July 2nd, 2016 kimbacaffeinate Review 45 Comments

2nd Jul
Lowcountry Stranger by Ashley Farley

Lowcountry Stranger by Ashley Farley is the second novel in the Sweeney Sisters series. Once again we join Faith, Jackie, Sam and their circle of family and friends as they deal with love, family and the daily challenges found in this coastal town. Farley weaved suspense and drama into the tale with the arrival of a stranger in Prospect.

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