A Wing and a Prayer by Julie Lessman is the first book in her The Cousins O’Connor series. Gabe O’Connor wants to be come a WASP during WW2. She’s the best woman pilot they’ve ever seen but she has trouble following the rules. Alex Kincaid is assigned as her instructor. When he has to expel her for a dangerous stunt, she “borrows” some war correspondent credentials and stows away on a medical ship so that she can join the war effort. I loved Gabe’s spunk and her defense of th
Dead Center by Susan Sleeman is the fifth book in her Truth Seekers series. Forensic Photographer Ainsley Duncan’s brother is accused of a murder he did not commit. Trying to clear his name, Ainsley enlists the help of her co-workers from the Veritas Center to help. But Grady Houston takes it personally when Ainsley becomes the next target. Grady and Ainsley both have to overcome their past in order to move on into the future. This is a story of forgiveness, not only of someo
The Socialite by J’Nell Ciesielski is a stand-alone World War 2 era novel. Sent to occupied Paris by her father, Sir Alfred Whitford, to bring home her wayward younger sister, Kat never dreamed what awaited her there. Ellie has disgraced the family name and taken up with a Nazi officer. Now Kat must figure out a way to get her sister safely back to England. Barrett Anderson is working for British Intelligence, training resistance fighters in the basement of his pub in Paris.
Capsized by Death by Catherine Finger is the fourth book in her Jo Oliver Thriller series. Police Chief Jo Oliver is in Hawaii for her wedding. But before she can experience her happily ever after she is drawn into a serial murder investigation. This is the first book I’ve read by this author. Some aspects of the story weren’t clear to me because I haven’t read the previous books in the series and they kind of tie together. Other than that, the story was fast-paced and suspen
Hope is a Dangerous Place by Jim Baton is the first book in his Hope Trilogy series. While working on a school assignment to research the history of their town, Kelsey and Harmonie stumble onto a secret that someone doesn’t want revealed. Seventy-five years ago, a young girl went missing from the town and was never found. As Kelsey and Harmonie uncover clues the targets on their back grows. A few good citizens are praying for a revival for their small town, hoping that it wil
Dead Heat by Susan Sleeman is the fourth book in her Truth Seekers series. FBI Agent Piper Nash is on the trail of a hacker who is blackmailing her victims. Nick Thorn, who works for the Veritas Center’s cybercrime unit, is hired by the hospital to find the same hacker. Working together they run into more than they bargained for. The target on Piper’s back is growing daily. Will Nick be able to protect her from the deadly assassin who wants her dead? Wow, what a ride! Ms. Sle