Book Review: The Billionaire’s Secret by Ravina Hillard

Author: Ravina HilliardRelease Date: 22nd May 2020Genre: Romantic-thrillerSeries:Format: E-book Pages: 170Publisher: Dawn Hill PublicationsBlurb: Serena Aisling has made it to the top as a high-powered executive all on her own merit. No thanks to her millionaire father who’d abandoned her at birth to be raised single-handedly by her mother. She has come a long way, so she’ll be damned if she allows him…

Audiobook Review: Those People by Louise Candlish

Author: by Louise CandlishNarrator: Katharine McEwan, Jonathan Cowley, Jayne Entwistle, Andrew Fallaise, Paul Fox, Billie JD Porter, Moira QuirkRelease Date: 11th June 2019Genre: Thriller, Mystery, SuspenseSeries:Format: AudiobookLength: 24 hrs and 32 minutesPublisher: Penguine Audio Blurb:From the internationally bestselling author of Our House, a new addictive novel of domestic suspense that dives into the world of suburban neighborhood drama and asks, "Could your neighbor make you angry enough to kill?" Lowland…

Book Review: The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager

Author: Riley Sager Release Date: 3rd July 2018Genre: Dark Fiction, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, MysterySeries:Format: E-book Pages: 384Publisher: Dutton Books Blurb:Two Truths and a Lie. The girls played it all the time in their tiny cabin at Camp Nightingale. Vivian, Natalie, Allison, and first-time camper Emma Davis, the youngest of the group. The games ended when Emma sleepily watched the others sneak out of the…

Audiobook Review: Imaginary Friend by Stephen Chbosky

Author: Stephen ChboskyNarrator: Christine LakinRelease Date: 1st October 2019Genre: Supernatural, Horror, Thriller, Dark FictionSeries:Format: AudiobookLength: 24 hrs and 32 minutesPublisher: Hachette Audio Blurb:Imagine... Leaving your house in the middle of the night. Knowing your mother is doing her best, but she's just as scared as you. Imagine... Starting a new school, making friends. Seeing how happy it makes your mother. Hearing a…

Audiobook Review: If It Bleeds by Stephen King

Author: Stephen KingNarrator: Will Patton, Danny Burstein and Steven WeberRelease Date: 21st April 2020Genre: Short Stories, Horror, Thriller, Dark FictionSeries:Format: AudiobookLength: 15 hrs and 12 minutesPublisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Blurb:If it Bleeds is a collection of four new novellas —Mr. Harrigan’s Phone, The Life of Chuck, Rat, and the title story If It Bleeds— each pulling readers into intriguing and frightening places.…

Book Review: The Sweeny Sisters by Lian Dolan

Author: Lian Dolan Release Date: 28th April 2020Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Family & RelationshipsSeries:Format: E-book Pages: 304Publisher: William Morrow Blurb:Angels…Death Stalkers…ReaAn accomplished storyteller returns with her biggest, boldest, most entertaining novel yet—a hilarious, heartfelt story about books, love, sisterhood, and the surprises we discover in our DNA that combines the wit of Jonathan Tropper with the heart of Susan Wiggs.Maggie, Eliza, and Tricia Sweeney grew…

Book Review: Earth Angel: : Hell Hath No Fury When an Angel Gets Mad By Chris H. Stevenson

Author: Chris H. Stevenson Release Date: 23rd April 2020Genre: Suspense, Thriller, Mystery, SupernaturalSeries:Format: E-book Pages: 229Publisher: Aisling Books Blurb:Angels...Death Stalkers...Real or imagined...Twenty-one-year-old Daryl Victoria and her fiancé, Dean Fowler, a rookie detective who has been working on a serial killer case that involves the murder of five high school girls, are parked in their car for some frolicking when a carjacking goes wrong. Both…

Book Review: Billionaire Boss, Undercover Affair by Kyra Radcliff

Author: Kyra RadcliffRelease Date: 17th March 2020Genre: Romantic-thrillerSeries:Format: E-book Pages: 178Publisher: Dawn Hill Publications Ltd.Blurb: Susan Johansen is efficient, ambitious and cool-headed in a crisis, which is exactly why her boss, Charles Dunlap, needs her. As the successful owner of one of the richest old money industrialist conglomerates in the world, he is under pressure of a different kind when his daughter Alicia…

Book Review: How Languages Saved Me: A Polish Story of Survival by Tadeusz Haska and Stefanie Nauman

Author: Tadeusz HaskaRelease Date: 24th September 2019Genre: MemoirSeries:Format: E-book Pages: 148Publisher: Koehler BooksBlurb: "When I was arrested my whole world crumbled. I knew that leaders of political parties had been arrested, and never heard from again. My only chance at survival was to find a way to escape from the jail."Orphaned in Poland at the age of thirteen, Tadeusz "Tad" Haska survived World…

Book Review: The Tech by Mark Ravine

Author: Mark RavineRelease Date: 3rd February 2020Genre: Crime, Thriller, Suspense, Mystery, FuturisticSeries:Format: E-book Pages: 463 Publisher: Dawn Hill Publications Ltd.Blurb: Alexandra has just taken charge of her new team, a motley crew of screw-ups at the Arizona Field Office, the latest in a series of forgettable assignments. With a history of rebelling against authority and blunt speaking, she vows to change her ways…

Book Review: Dream Chasers (Screamcatcher # 2) by Christy J. Breedlove

Author: Christy J. BreedloveRelease Date: 24th March 2020Genre: Young Adult, FantasySeries: ScreamcatcherFormat: E-book Pages: 240 Publisher: Melange Books, Fire & Ice Blurb: Seventeen year-old Jory Pike knows a thing or two about Indian lore from her half-blood Chippewa ancestry. She can trap, hunt and fish with the best of them. She has a team of three other teens friends called The…

Book Review: The Billionaire Needs a Bodyguard by Ravina Hilliard

Author: Ravina HilliardRelease Date: 4th February 2020Genre: New Adult, Contemporary Romance, Adult FictionSeries: Format: E-bookPages: 185Publisher: Dawn Hill Publications LtdBlurb: Alexandra “Lex” Granger is a private security consultant who has to go undercover to protect billionaire businessman Michael Thornton, pretending to be an escort. Michael does not think he needs a bodyguard, despite the death threats he has received from protesters against…

Book Review: 22 Dutch Road by T. C. Schueler

Author: T.C. Schueler Release Date: 13th January 2020 Genre: Speculative Fiction Fantasy, Psychological Thriller, Horror, Urban Fantasy, Supernatural, Paranormal Series:  Format: E-book Pages: 492 Publisher:  Blurb: An estranged son drives twelve hours to collect badly needed money from his father’s estate. The same ugly McMansion still sits behind a security wall, but there are new features: a…

Book Review: Transference by B.T. Keaton

Author: B.T. Keaton Release Date: 13th January 2020 Genre: New Adult Fiction Series:  Format: E-book Pages: 394 Publisher: Ingleside Avenue Press Blurb: When everything you believe about civilization is a lie, the ultimate power is truth. Eighty years from now mankind has discovered the secret of eternal life. Human souls can be moved from one body to another…

Book Review: The Final Weekend: A Stoned Tale by Neal Cassidy

Author: Neal Cassidy Release Date: 25th July 2019 Genre: New Adult Fiction Series:  Format: E-book Pages: 294 Publisher: M&S Publishing Blurb: In the last days before the real world, six college friends prepare to take a bow in epic fashion. After Sunday there’s just Harry, the future business owner; Justin, the medical intern; Trent, the hapless wanderer; and Clarence,…

Audiobook Review: The Optimist by Roy E. Schreiber

Author: Roy Schreiber Narrator: Gary Alexander, Sharyon Culberson, Joe Dempsey, Linda Gilllum, Dillon Kelleher, Patrick Zielinski Release Date: 16th August 2019 Genre: Satire, Shortie, Play, Radio Show Series:  Format: Audiobook (Dramatic Reading) Length: 1 hour Publisher: Author's Republic Blurb: This satirical view of college professors features a philosophy professor who believes logic will solve all problems from bringing…

Author Interview: Roland Sato Page

Welcome to the TRB Lounge, the part of TRB that helps authors and publishers promote their titles. Today, we are featuring Roland Sato Page, author of Eating The Forbidden Fruit, for our feature, Author Interview. About The Author Roland Sato Page Eating the Forbidden Fruit is a gritty fiction novel loosely based on true events in author…

Book Review: Dust & Lightning by Rebecca Crunden

Author: Rebecca Crunden Release Date: 5th February 2020 Genre: Sci-Fi, Suspense, Speculative Fiction Series:  Format: E-book Pages: 121 Publisher: Self-Published Blurb: In the near future, humans have gone beyond simple space travel. By the year 4054, multiple solar systems are inhabited, and taking a spaceship is as commonplace as taking an aeroplane. Unfortunately, not everything about the future is…

Book Review: Were We Awake by L.M. Brown

Author: L.M. Brown Release Date: 25th November 2019 Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Short Story Collection, Family, Relationships Series:  Format: E-book Pages: 215 Publisher: Fomite Blurb: In each story of this collection, events make the characters understand that their world is not as it seemed. In Hidden, the discovery of an affair between her father and aunt is only the start…

Author Spotlight: Roland Sato Page

Welcome to TRB Lounge, the section of TRB dedicated to Book Promotions. Today, we are featuring Roland Sato Page, author of Eating The Forbidden Fruit, for the Author Spotlight feature. About The Author Roland Sato Page Eating the Forbidden Fruit is a gritty fiction novel loosely based on true events in author Roland Sato Page’s life. The newcomer author…

Book Review: Dreamsphere: The Day We Stopped Dreaming by Samson Tonauac

Author: Samson Tonauac Release Date: 23rd September 2019 Genre: Cyberpunk, Sci-fi, Dark Humour Series:  Format: E-book Pages: 143 Publisher: Moonshine Cove Publishing Blurb: Dreamsphere is a profoundly philosophic, chaotic, nihilistic story without heroes, plot, climax, or purpose; but with cats, flying pigs and meaning. An epic cyberpunk/science fiction tale about nothing. Life has meaning ... does it not? REVIEW ★★★…

Book Spotlight: Eating The Forbidden Fruit by Roland Sato Page

Welcome to TRB Lounge. Today, we are featuring author Roland Sato Page novel Eating The Forbidden Fruit. Presenting… Eating The Forbidden Fruit Book Name: Eating The Forbidden Fruit Author: Roland Sato Page Series: Publisher: Pearl Publishing Genre: Urban Fantasy Page Count: - Release date: 30th March 2020   Synopsis A gritty fictional novel based on true events in author Roland…

Book Review: The Latecomers by Rich Marcello

Author: Rich Marcello Release Date: 15 January 2020 Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Family, Relationships Series:  Format: E-book Pages: 294 Publisher: Moonshine Cove Publishing Blurb: AN AGING COUPLE AND THEIR CLOSEST FRIENDS PIECE TOGETHER A LIFE-CHANGING PLAN FROM AN OTHERWORLDLY TEXT. Maggie and Charlie Latecomer, at the beginning of the last third of their lives, love each other but are conflicted over…

Cover Reveal: Eating The Forbidden Fruit by Roland Sato Page

Welcome to TRB Lounge. Today, I’d like to welcome author Roland Sato Page, for the cover reveal of his upcoming book Eating The Forbidden Fruit. Presenting the intriguing cover of Eating The Forbidden Fruit by Roland Sato Page   A gritty fictional novel based on true events in author Roland Sato Page life as a…

Book Review: Requiem, Times Changing by R.J. Parker

Author: R.J. Parker Release Date: 26 September 2019 Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Adventure Series: Requiem (Book #1) Format: E-book Pages: 450 Publisher: Olympia Publishers Blurb: Clint and Corbin are having a weird day. Best friends for life, things are getting a little strange around their town, and at school. When they're followed by a strange man looking for Clint and…

Excerpt Reveal: The Latecomers by Rich Marcello

Welcome to TRB-Lounge, the section of TRB dedicated to book promotions. Today, I’d like to welcome author Rich Marcello, for sharing an excerpt from his latest release The Latecomers. Read on to get a sneak-peek into this amazing new read! About The Book   AN AGING COUPLE AND THEIR CLOSEST FRIENDS PIECE TOGETHER A LIFE-CHANGING PLAN…

Character Interview: Maggie Latecomer from The Latecomers by Rich Marcello

Welcome to the TRB Lounge, the section of TRB that helps authors and publishers promote their titles. Today, we are featuring Maggie Latecomer, one of the lead characters in author Rich Marcello's The Latecomers, for a Character Interview. About The Author Rich Marcello Rich is the author of four novels, The Color of Home, The Big Wide Calm,…

Book Spotlight: Requiem, Changing Times by R.J. Parker

Welcome to TRB Lounge. Today, we are featuring author RJ Parker’s novel Requiem, Changing Times. Presenting… Requiem, Changing Times Book Name: Requiem, Changing Times Author: R.J. Parker Series: Publisher: Olympia Publisher Genre: Urban Fantasy Page Count: 462 Release date: 26th September 2019   Synopsis Clint and Corbin are having a weird day. Best friends for life, things are getting…

Guest Post – My Writing Journey by R.J. Parker

Today, at TRB Lounge, we are hosting R.J. Parker, author of Requiem, Changing Times, to share some insight about his writing journey and his writing process through a short guest post. My Writing Journey It is great to do a guest post on, “The Reading Bud!” I am RJ Parker, author of Requiem Changing Times. I…

Author Interview: R.J. Parker

Welcome to the TRB Lounge, the part of TRB that helps authors and publishers promote their titles. Today, we are featuring R.J. Parker, author of Requiem, Changing Times, for our feature, Author Interview. About The Author R.J. Parker Russell Parker was born in Bountiful, Utah. As his father was a safety manager he had to move around…