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:
Bad Girls Don't Die by Katie Alender (YA Horror)
- Dark Matter by Blake Crouch (Science Fiction/Thriller)
The Elizas by Sara Shepard (Mystery/Thriller)
- The Encouragement Letters by Shanna Spence (MG Historical Fiction)
End of Faith by Rena Willemin (Suspense/Thriller)
Here and Gone by Haylen Beck (Suspense/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)
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)
- 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)
Fireweed (The Manjian Chronicles Book 1) by MJ Vieira (Dark Fantasy/Paranormal Adventure)
- First Full Moon by Michelle Alstead (YA Paranormal Fantasy)
- Fledgling Magic Series by Alexandra Rushe (Epic Fantasy)
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, Music, Madness by Tabitha Rhys (NA Contemporary Romance)
Lux (The Veritas Series Book 1) by MJ Vieira (Paranormal/Dark Fantasy)
The Mother-in-Law by Judy Moore (Thriller/Suspense)
- Mute by Christine Bernard (Contemporary)
- My 90's Boy Band Boyfriend by Jennifer Griffith (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- My Brother's Bride by Rachael Anderson (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Painless by Marty Thornley (Horror/Psychological Thriller)
- Pumpkin Everything by Beth Labonte (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Raven Dock (Dark Coven #1) by Sara Caldwell (YA Paranormal)
- 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)
- Shore by Enrique Rosado (YA Contemporary Fantasy)
 - The Summer Sisters Trilogy by Teresa Keefer (Paranormal Romance)
- Sunscorched (Subterranean Series Book 1) by Jen Crane (YA Science Fiction/Post-Apocalyptic)
A Taker of Morrows by Stephen Paul Sayers (Horror/Supernatural Thriller)
- 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)
- Turtle Soup by Danielle Thorne (Clean Contemporary Romance)
- Two Hearts, One Stone (Boots and Babies) by Leslie Scott (Contemporary Western Romance)
- Two Thousand Years (The Empire Saga #1) by M. Dalto (Romantic Fantasy)
- Ugly by Margaret McHeyzer (YA/NA Contemporary Fiction)
- 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)
- You Dear, Sweet Man by Thomas Neviaser (Psychological Suspense)
- Yours By Christmas by Jennifer Youngblood (Clean Contemporary Romance)

Book Spotlights:
- Beyond Beauport by James Masciarelli (Adventure)
- Big City Villain by Penelope Ray (YA Fantasy)
- Black Waltz  by Yoshiyuki Ly (Contemporary Fantasy Romance)
- The Competition by Cecily Wolfe (YA Realistic Fiction)
- Courting Carlyn by Melissa Chambers (YA Contemporary Romance)
Eve Untold by Kristen Collins (Christian Fantasy)
- Eyes on Me by Rachel Harris (YA Contemporary Romance)
- From the Halls of Cuba by C E Porch (Historical Fiction)
- He Was by Thomas William Lowrie (Historical Suspense)
- Head Over Feet in Love by Patti F. Smith (Contemporary Romance)
- 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)
- 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 Meadows (Legacy of Darkness Book One) by London Clarke (Gothic Suspense/Supernatural Thriller)
- A Merry Mountain Christmas by Trish Milburn (Contemporary Romance)
- A Rumored Fortune by Joanna Davidson Politano (Christian/Historical 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)
- Tabitha's Folly by Jen Geigle Johnson (Clean Regency Romance)
Wildfell by London Clarke (Gothic Horror)
Will Novak Series by Linda Ladd (Mystery/Thriller)

Guest Posts:
Alexander, Ren
- Alleva, P.D.
- Asher, Eric R.
Autumn (Book Character)
Danvers, Morgan (Book Character)
- Davis, Azaaa
- Shea, Hunter
- Simmons, Laura
- Smith, Maggie (Book Character)