Here’s to Us by Elin Hilderbrand

Here's to Us - Family drama on Nantucket. Here's to Us is a complicated family drama that takes place on the quaint island of Nantucket.  In a weathered beach house, three ex-wives, and the children of one man, converge for his funeral.  Deacon Thorpe, a well-known...

What She Knew by Gilly Macmillan

What She Knew - Gripping realistic suspense. What She Knew is a terrifying story about the disappearance of a young boy.  Rachel is enjoying a walk through a wooded park one day with her eight-year-old son, Ben, and their dog, Skittle.  When Ben asks if he can run up...

Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe by Jenny Colgan

Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe - A sweet tale of new beginnings. Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe is the third book that I've read by Jenny Colgan.  In this story, Issy Randall is at a crossroads.  She is laid off from her job at a real estate development company, and she...

My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante

My Brilliant Friend - An examination of two women's friendship. My Brilliant Friend is Book One of the Neapolitan series, a popular series in Italy that has made it's way to the U.S.  This is a story of two girls, Elena and Lila, who live in an impoverished...

Falling by Jane Green

Falling - Realistic fiction about taking chances. Falling is a realistic fiction story about a woman named Emma, who redesigns her life, and finds love in the process.  Emma, a transplant from England, left a high-powered job in New York City, to move to a sleepy...

The Last Anniversary by Liane Moriarty

The Last Anniversary - Quirky family drama. The Last Anniversary is a quirky family drama by the author of The Husband's Secret.   In this story, Sophie inherits a house that belonged to the aunt of her former boyfriend.  The house is located on a charming island off...