Several of these books were purchased for a dime apiece at a used bookstore; others were gifts at Christmas; and a few others were 'retail therapy', purchased both at Barnes and Noble and Goodwill store. Look for my 'mini-reviews' soon, always in blue, at either the top or bottom of these posts.
Fatal-Michael Palmer Good!
Just Breathe-Susan Wiggs Excellent!
Charm School-SW Excellent!
A Lady Never Surrenders-Sabrina Jeffries Excellent!
Public Secrets-Nora Roberts Okay
Honorable Intentions-Judith McWilliams Okay
This Calder Range-Janet Dailey CNF
Calder Pride-JD CNF but 1st half was good!
The Good Father-Peg Sutherland Wonderful!
Are You Afraid of the Dark?-Sidney Sheldon Good, but skipped to the end
Class Reunion-Rona Jaffe Good, but with tiresome characters, some TSTL.
The Full Cupboard of Life-Alexander McCall-Smith Good, but not too much 'detectiving'
In The Company of Cheerful Ladies-AMS Good, but not too much 'detectiving'
Stranger in the Moonlight-Jude Deveraux CNF. I just could not get interested.
Micro-Michael Crichton Excellent!
Last Chance Saloon-Marian Keyes
Tumbling Hearts-Kellie Kamryn Excellent!
Pretend With Me-Amber Skyze (repurchased, since other one is 'frozen' on Sony e-reader!) Excellent!
Love Lost and Found-Jean Joachim/Ben Tanner Excellent!
Celery, Sex, and Other Good Things For Your Heart-KK Excellent!
61- ?? Good
Safe House-Christine Duncan Okay
Winter Interlude-Sandy Loyd Excellent!
Moonlight and Roses-JJ CNF
TV Bride-Meg Bellamy
Dark Desire-Desiree Holt
Rylee’s Cowboy-Kathleen Ball
Rules of the Game-Heather Peters
Christmas Babies-Mona Risk
The Teacher’s Billionaire-Christina Tetreault
Hearts in Darkness-Laura Kaye
Lush Velvet Nights-Tina Donahue
Assassin's Kiss-Paris Brandon
Shut Up and Kiss Me-(??)
Sweat Equity-Liz Crowe
*?? means I've forgotten the author, but will know it once I access my K-Fire:)
What else does 2013 bring for me? Well for one thing, I'm getting back to writing. I've coasted too long on the completed projects and as November showed me, give the muse a gentle
The second thing I'll be doing is the weekly karaoke and trying to find us a place to live next year. My BFF and karaoke partner-in-crime is planning to depart next September for Arizona, and I know I'm going to be lost without her. Plus, other friends are moving on, so why shouldn't I?
I'm still planning to continue the Hump Day Hooks on Wed, and the critique of That Series on Thurs, and my Flashbacks on Friday. Mon-Tues will be set aside for guest blogs and updates.
Karaoke Goals: As I stated yesterday, I worked my way from 'Bop' to 'Dark Lady'. Hopefully this means I should be well into the 'E' or 'F' titles:)