Book Nook

Book reviews, book spotlights, guest posts, and everything else to do with the written word! (Be sure to scroll further down for book excerpts, book spotlights, and guest posts.)

Book Reviews:
The Elizas by Sara Shepard (Mystery/Thriller)
- The Encouragement Letters by Shanna Spence (MG Historical Fiction)
End of Faith by Rena Willemin (Suspense/Thriller)
- Favorite by Karen McQuestion (YA Thriller/Suspense)
Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent (Christian Memoir)
- Hello Again by Stan Schatt (Psychological Thriller)
Here and Gone by Haylen Beck (Suspense/Thriller)
- I Found You by Lisa Jewell (Mystery/Thriller)
- Lies by T.M. Logan (Psychological Thriller)
- The Lies We Told by Camilla Way (Psychological Suspense/Psychological Thriller)
- On Bone Bridge by Maria Hoey (Suspense/Thriller)
- The Outsider by Stephen King (Horror/Mystery/Thriller)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky (YA Contemporary/Coming of Age)
- Victorian Town by Nancy Thorne (YA Time Travel)

Book Excerpts:
- #Moonstruck by Sariah Wilson (Clean Contemporary Romance)
100 Things to Do in Dallas - Fort Worth Before You Die by Tui Snider (Non-Fiction)
A Dark Glass Novel Series by Barb Hendee (Historical Fantasy)
- A Friend in Paris by Jennie Goutet (Clean Contemporary Romance)
A Heritage of Death (A Reverend Cici Gurule Mystery #2) by Alexa Padgett (Mystery/Thriller)
A Marriage for the Marine (Brush Creek Brides Book 7) by Liz Isaacson (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- A Postmodern Love by Nick Totem (Romantic Suspense)
- A Rebel at Pennington's (Pennington's Department Store #2) by Rachel Brimble (Historical Romance)
A Secret to Kill For (Secret & Lies Book 1) by T.N. Lowe (Suspense)
A Shameless Little Con (Shameless #1) by Meli Raine (Romantic Suspense)
- A Snow Globe Christmas (Ornamental Match Maker Series Book 5) by Hayley Wescott (Clean Contemporary Romance)
A Sparkle of Silver (Georgia Coast Romance #1) by Liz Johnson (Contemporary Romance)
A Taker of Morrows by Stephen Paul Sayers (Horror/Supernatural Thriller)
- A Tip of the Cap (London League Book 3) by Rebecca Connolly (Clean Regency Romance)
- Abigail by Jess Heileman - Excerpt 1 (Clean Regency Romance)
- Abigail by Jess Heileman - Excerpt 2 (Clean Regency Romance)
Aegis League Series by S.S. Segran (Action-Adventure, Sci-fi Thriller)
- Alive? (The Alive? Series #1) by Melissa Woods (YA Science Fiction/Post-Apocalyptic)
All Systems Down by Sam Boush (Cyber Thriller)
- All That Matters (All That #3) by Tracy Krimmer (Contemporary Romance/Women's Fiction)
- Baby Love by Latiera N. Ford (YA Coming of Age)
- Blastaway by Melissa Landers (MG Science Fiction)
The Chosen Ones by Margery Miller-MonDragon (Medical Thriller)
- Christmas in Prague by Rick Pyrll (Psychological Romance)
- Christmas Secrets by Donna Hatch (Clean Regency Romance)
- Christmas With You by Various Authors (Contemporary Romance)
- Cloudy Rainbow by Debbie De Louise (Paranormal Romance)
- Clutch by Lisa Becker (Chick-Lit/Romantic Comedy)
- Crimson Vale by Jennifer Harlow (Gothic Paranormal Romance)
Cruelty's Daughter by Anna Willett (Thriller/Suspense)
- Cursed Rebel by H.G. Lynch (YA Paranormal Romance)
- Cushion by Tamela Miles (Paranormal Romance)
- Dante's Gift by Aubrey Wynne (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Dark Falls Series by Lori Ryan and Savannah Kade (Romantic Thriller)
The Dead Game by Susanne Leist (Paranormal Suspense)
The Hawks by SD Hendrickson (NA Romantic Suspense)
- Insane by H.G. Lynch (YA Paranormal Romance)
- Kissed Off by Tellulah Darling (YA Adventure/Romantic Comedy)
- Lake Effect by Nicole Tone (Literary Fiction)
- Love Like Water by D.E. Malone (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Love Match (Twickenham Time Travel Romance Book 5) by Jo Noelle (Clean Regency Romance/Time Travel)
- Love, Music, Madness by Tabitha Rhys (NA Contemporary Romance)
Lux (The Veritas Series Book 1) by MJ Vieira (Paranormal/Dark Fantasy)
- The Mage Tales Prequels (Books 0-II) by Ilana Waters (Paranormal Suspense/Urban Fantasy)
- Mute by Christine Bernard (Contemporary)
- My 90's Boy Band Boyfriend by Jennifer Griffith (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- My Almost Flawless Tokyo Dream Life by Rachel Cohn (YA Contemporary Romance)
- My Brother's Bride by Rachael Anderson (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- My Darkest Prayer by S.A. Cosby (Mystery/Suspense)
- Painless by Marty Thornley (Horror/Psychological Thriller)
- Paper Hearts by J.V. Speyer (Contemporary Romance)
- Pathways (The Kingdom Chronicles Book 1) by Camille Peters (YA Romantic Fantasy)
- The Prophetic Mayan Queen: K'Inuuw Mat of Palenque (The Mists of Palenque Book 4) by Leonide Martin (Historical Fiction)
- Resist and Serve by Sean Caissie (Sci-Fi/Dystopian Adventure)
- See by Lee Ann Ward (YA Paranormal)
- The Sheriff's Bride by Kimberly Krey (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Shift (A Sign of Love Circle Novel) by Tonya Clark (Contemporary Romance)
- Shine by Chandra Sparks Splond (YA Contemporary Fiction)
- Shopping for an Heir (Shopping for a Billionaire #10) by Julia Kent (Romantic Comedy)
- Shore by Enrique Rosado (YA Contemporary Fantasy)
- Sing It, Sam by Jennifer Ryder (Contemporary Romance)
- Sisters and Brothers by Fiona Palmer (Women's Fiction)
- The Sixth Key by Sue Perkins (Romantic Fantasy)
 - The Summer Sisters Trilogy by Teresa Keefer (Paranormal Romance)
- Sunscorched (Subterranean Series Book 1) by Jen Crane (YA Science Fiction/Post-Apocalyptic)
- The Sweetest Spark (The Spark Brothers Book 3) by Liwen Y. Ho (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Tailwinds Past Florence by Doug Wash (Contemporary Romance)
- Taming Scrooge by Sophia Summers (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Tar by Taylor Hohulin (Post-Apocalyptic Horror/Science Fiction)
- Team Mom by Delaney Cameron (Clean Contemporary Romance)
The Treasure of Cedar Creek by Brenda Stanley (Historical Thriller)
- Triplicity by J. Mercer (YA Contemporary Fiction)
- Truck Stop by Allie McCormack (Contemporary Romance)
- Turtle Soup by Danielle Thorne (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Victorian Town by Nancy Thorne (YA Time Travel)
- When a Stranger Comes... by Karen S. Bell (Psychological Thriller)
When They Came by Kody Boye (YA Sci-fi/Horror)
- The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox (Historical Fantasy Fiction)
Within the Walls by Dre Keeton (Dystopian/Paranormal Romance)

Book Spotlights:
- #Vacay by Cambria Hebert (NA Contemporary Romance)
- A Me and You Thing by Taylor Dean (Clean Contemporary Romance)
A Prophecy Fulfilled (The Vaelinel Trilogy #3) by Andi O'Connor (Paranormal Fantasy)
A Rumored Fortune by Joanna Davidson Politano (Christian/Historical Romance)
A Sandman's Forbidden Love (Hybrid Love Anthology #3) by Kristen Collins (Paranormal Romance)
- A Trail of Honesty by J.A. Angelo (Children's Social Issues/Children's Fiction)
- Adventures With Annabelle and Maisie Series by Julie Wenzlick (Children's Picture Book)
- Amanda Vs. the Universe (Second Chances Book 3) by Patricia B. Tighe (YA Contemporary Romance)
- Analiese Rising by Brenda Drake (YA Fantasy)
- Ancient Enemy Series by Mark Lukens (Horror)
- And Then He Was Gone by Joan Hall Hovey (Paranormal Mystery/Suspense)
- The Competition by Cecily Wolfe (YA Realistic Fiction)
- Courting Carlyn by Melissa Chambers (YA Contemporary Romance)
Eve Untold by Kristen Collins (Christian Fantasy)
- The Ever After Groom (Last Play Masquerade Football Romances) by Carly Morgan (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- EVO by Diane May (Thriller)
- Eyes on Me by Rachel Harris (YA Contemporary Romance)
- He Was by Thomas William Lowrie (Historical Suspense)
- Head Over Feet in Love by Patti F. Smith (Contemporary Romance)
- Heartwood by Nance Newman (Fantasy)
- I Can Kill by Angela Kay (Crime Mystery/Thriller)
- If I Want You by Rachel Brimble (Romantic Suspense)
- Illusions by Madeline J. Reynolds (YA Fantasy/Historical)
- Lies Jane Austen Told Me by Julie Wright (Contemporary Romance)
- Light Tripper by Jo-Anne Tomlinson (Science Fiction/Cyberpunk)
- Links by Lisa Becker (Contemporary Romance)
- Love, Cutter by Michelle Jester (NA Contemporary)
- Love Reclaimed (Kings Grove #4) by Delancey Stewart (Contemporary Romance/Women's Fiction)
- Luke (Dark Water Security Series Book 1) by Madison Quinn (Contemporary Romance)
- LuLLaY by Freya Barker (Contemporary Holiday Romance)
- Lunar Cycle Series by David Colby (YA Science Fiction)
- Malice by Pintip Dunn (YA Science Fiction/Paranormal/Mystery/Suspense)
- The New Lyons Sequence Series by J.T. Nicholas (Science Fiction)
- New Orleans Rush by Kelly Siskind (Contemporary Romance)
- Nick Swann Investigates Series by Keller Yeats (Horror)
- No Cowboys No Angels (The Mystery Angel Romances Book 1) by Petie McCarty (Romantic Suspense/Cozy Mystery)
- No One Like You (A Chateau Jolie Romance #1) by Heather McGovern (Contemporary Romance)
- The No Regrets Groom (Last Play Masquerade Football Romances) by Taylor Hart (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Nocturnal Meetings of the Misplaced by R.J. Garcia (YA Mystery/Suspense)
- Not My Baby (Babies For Billionaires Book 2) by Fallyn Briggs (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Of Lite and Dark Series by M.L. Ruscsak (Epic Fantasy)
- Old Buildings in North Texas by Jen Waldo (Literary Fiction/Dramedy)
- On Thin Ice (Juniper Falls #3) by Julie Cross (YA Contemporary Romance)
- Once Upon the Longest Night by Various Authors (Paranormal Romance)
Ruth Untold by Kristen Collins (Christian Fantasy)
- Stratus (Fallen Skies Book 1) by Miranda Brock (Paranormal Romance)
- Successor by Rae Miles (YA Fantasy Romance)
- Survival Island by Matt Drabble (Horror/Thriller/Mystery)
- The Sweetest Match by Abby Tyler (Contemporary Romance)
- Tabitha's Folly by Jen Geigle Johnson (Clean Regency Romance)
- Undefined (The Elemental Saga Book 1) by Jessica Ruddick (YA Paranormal Romance)
- Vail Mountain Trilogy by Desiree L. Scott (Romantic Suspense)
- Valentine Gold by Danielle Thorne (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Vandervilles Series by Khardine Gray (Romantic Suspense)
- Virginia Woolf in Richmond by Peter Fullagar (Biography)
- Vortex by Kimberly Packard (Psychological/Women's Fiction)
- Wait For Me (Montana Rescue Series Book 6) by Susan May Warren (Christian Contemporary Romance)
- The Ways We Follow by L.Salt (Urban Drama)
- We Told Six Lies by Victoria Scott (YA Romantic Suspense/Thriller)
- Wedding at Mistletoe Chalet by Dani Collins (Contemporary Romance)
- Well Below Heaven by Idyllwild Eliot (YA Literary Fiction)
Wildfell by London Clarke (Gothic Horror)
Will Novak Series by Linda Ladd (Mystery/Thriller)
- Winter's Heist by Emily Duvall (Romantic Suspense)
Guest Posts:
Alexander, Ren
- Alleva, P.D.
- Asher, Eric R.
Autumn (Book Character)
Brimble, Rachel (Guest Post 1)
- Brimble, Rachel (Guest Post 2)
- Centeno, Kristy (Interview 1)
- Centeno, Kristy (Interview 2)
Danvers, Morgan (Book Character)
- Davis, Azaaa
Neviaser, Thomas
- Newman, Nance (Interview 1)
- Newman, Nance (Interview 2)
- Wolfe, Leslie (Interview 1)
- Wolfe, Leslie (Interview 2)
- Woods, Melissa