The Phantom Tree ~by Nicola Cornick

Thank you to the publisher for providing me with a free copy of the book.  Synopsis (from Goodreads): Browsing antiques shops in Wiltshire, Alison Bannister stumbles across a delicate old portrait – supposedly of Anne Boleyn. Except Alison knows better… The woman is Mary Seymour, the daughter of Katherine Parr who was taken to Wolf…

Tear Me Apart ~by J.T. Ellison

Thank you to the publisher for sending me a free copy of the book.  Synopsis (from Goodreads): One moment will change their lives forever… Competitive skier Mindy Wright is a superstar in the making until a spectacular downhill crash threatens not just her racing career but her life. During surgery, doctors discover she’s suffering from…

The Removes ~by Tatjana Soli

Thank you to the publisher for sending me a free copy of the book.  Synopsis (from Goodreads): Spanning the years of the first great settlement of the west, The Removes tells the intertwining stories of fifteen-year-old Anne Cummins, frontierswoman Libbie Custer, and Libbie’s husband, the Civil War hero George Armstrong Custer. When Anne survives a…

Silver Goodbye ~by John H. Cunningham

Thanks to Get Red PR for sending me a free copy of the book. Synopsis (from Goodreads): Imagine learning that someone you loved, the person who had been your role model and rock, had a past life so deep and dark that it obliterated your entire relationship. Silver Goodbye takes off fast when Buck Reilly,…

Let Me Be Like Water ~by S.K. Perry

Thank you to the publisher for sending me a free copy of the book.  Synopsis (from Goodreads): A beautifully poignant and poetic debut about love, loss, friendship, and ultimately, starting over. Twenty-something Holly has moved to Brighton to escape. But now she’s here, sitting on a bench, listening to the sea sway… How is she…

A Tangled Ruse (Beckett Files, #4) ~by Laura Beers

Thank you to the author for providing me with a free copy of the book in exchange for my honest review.  Synopsis (from Goodreads): After a failed abduction attempt, Lady Rachel is sent into hiding on her uncle’s estate near the sleepy village of Rockcliffe on the shores of Scotland. As she struggles to cope…

Blog Tour Excerpt: Tear Me Apart ~by J.T. Ellison

Welcome to the seventh stop along the excerpt tour for J.T. Ellison’s upcoming release Tear and Apart! Scroll through for the synopsis, book, and author details, followed by the excerpt, and a link to the rest of the tour! Synopsis (from Goodreads): One moment will change their lives forever… Competitive skier Mindy Wright is a superstar…

After Nightfall ~by A.J. Banner

Thank you to the publisher for sending me a free copy of the book.  Synopsis (from Goodreads): Beware of friends with secrets… Imagine your closest friend utterly betraying you. Years later, when she seeks forgiveness, you invite her to your engagement party as a gesture of reconciliation. But seething hostilities rise to the surface, ruining…

Not So Nice Guy ~by R.S. Grey

Thank you to the author for providing me with a free copy of the book.  Synopsis (from Goodreads): “Oh my god. Who that?” I get asked this question a lot. “Oh him?” I reply. “That’s just Ian.” Just Ian is the biggest understatement of the century. Just the Mona Lisa. Just the Taj Mahal. Just…

Tiffany Blues ~by M.J. Rose

Thank you to the publisher for providing me with a free copy of the book.  Synopsis (from Goodreads): New York, 1924. Twenty‑four‑year‑old Jenny Bell is one of a dozen burgeoning artists invited to Louis Comfort Tiffany’s prestigious artists’ colony. Gifted and determined, Jenny vows to avoid distractions and romantic entanglements and take full advantage of…

Support Beginning Readers!

Outside of being avid bookworms and this fun blog, we Midwest Ladies have some real jobs. I’m lucky enough to have a job that is related to reading- I teach First Grade (and wouldn’t ya know it- Reading is my favorite!). While we have a pretty extensive classroom library with a mixture of both school-supplied…

Jane Doe ~by Victoria Helen Stone

Thank you to the publisher for providing me with a free copy of the book. Synopsis (from Goodreads): A double life with a single purpose: revenge. Jane’s days at a Midwest insurance company are perfectly ordinary. She blends in well, unremarkably pretty in her floral-print dresses and extra efficient at her low-level job. She’s just…