Book Reviews

It had to be you * Susan Elizabeth Philips

Phoebe is a sexy underestimated daughter of a football owner (Chicago Stars). When her father sudden dies she inherits his team. Unfortunately, her father’s “gift” wasn’t given out of kindness. Her father had always seen her as a failure and this opportunity to run the team was a test. She must win the championship or… Continue reading It had to be you * Susan Elizabeth Philips

Book Reviews, Romance Books

Nobody’s baby but mine * Susan Elizabeth Phillips

I have dived deep into the Chicago Stars series with Susan Elizabeth Phillips * Natural Born Charmer and now "Nobody's baby but mine". It's the story of genius physics professor, Dr. Jane Darlington, who after reaching her 34th birthday decides to have a baby by any means. Afraid that going to a sperm bank will leave… Continue reading Nobody’s baby but mine * Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Book Reviews

Susan Elizabeth Phillips * Natural Born Charmer

Chicago Stars quarterback Dean Robillard is the luckiest man in the world: a bona-fide sports superstar and the pride of the NFL with a profitable side career as a buff billboard model for End Zone underwear. But life in the glory lane has started to pale, and Dean has set off on a cross-country trip… Continue reading Susan Elizabeth Phillips * Natural Born Charmer

Poetry

Narcissus and Echo * Poetry

“Shall the water not remember Ember my hand’s slow gesture, tracing above of its mirror my half-imaginary airy portrait? My only belonging longing; is my beauty, which I take ache away and then return, as love of teasing playfully the one being unbeing. whose gratitude I treasure Is your moves me. I live apart heart from myself, yet cannot not live apart. In the water’s… Continue reading Narcissus and Echo * Poetry

Book Reviews

Body Surfing * Anita Shreve

At the age of twenty-nine, Sydney has already been once divorced and once widowed. Trying to find her footing again, she has answered an advertisement to tutor the teenage daughter of a well-to-do couple as they spend a sultry summer in their oceanfront New Hampshire cottage. But when the Edwards' two grown sons, Ben and… Continue reading Body Surfing * Anita Shreve

Book Reviews, Romance Books

Susan Elizabeth Phillips * What I did for love

I think I'm becoming a fan of Susan Elizabeth Phillips! Her books are always so dramatic and the love stories so intense, I have to leave at least a couple of months between the books. As a quick list, here are the books I read so far and their reviews: Ain’t She Sweet * Susan… Continue reading Susan Elizabeth Phillips * What I did for love

Book Reviews

I’m starved for you * Margaret Atwood book review

I must have finished this book in about 2h or so and I must say I'm impressed. It is set in an alternate future, where all the humans, in order to have some sort of an order after an apocalyptic event (and also as a social experiment), decide to create a city where the population… Continue reading I’m starved for you * Margaret Atwood book review

Book Reviews, Romance Books

Breathing room * Susan Elizabeth Phillips review

Italy is the place where any woman that has her heart broken will go to find herself. The story of self-help author Dr. Isabel Favor is the same as any other story of a woman making it to the top by her own hard work and then finding that a man steals everything away. Dr.… Continue reading Breathing room * Susan Elizabeth Phillips review

Book Reviews

Susan Elisabeth Phillips – Kiss an Angel

Let us meet Daisy Devreaux, 26. She has led a charmed and carefree life where she has been spoiled and sheltered. She definitely comes across as an airhead and a simpleton. Daisy is blindly optimistic about every situation, sometimes to the point of foolishness. She is full of optimism, love, bubbles and sunshine. “She (Daisy)… Continue reading Susan Elisabeth Phillips – Kiss an Angel

Book Reviews

The remains of the day * Kazuo Ishiguro

As the Wolf by Wolf book, the action of this lovely story takes place in 1956 and also involves story of travelling across country - this time in a Ford and not on a motorcycle. The similarities stop here as this beautiful tale jumps between past and present in each chapter, depicting the life of… Continue reading The remains of the day * Kazuo Ishiguro