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Mini-Review: The Summer of Wishful Thinking by Eve Edwards

Gemma Whitehall helps people tie the knot as the local registrar, but watching loved-up couples exchange their vows serves only to highlight what’s missing from her own life. Gemma can’t ignore the fact that life – and love – are slipping through her fingers.… Continue Reading “Mini-Review: The Summer of Wishful Thinking by Eve Edwards”

Mini-Review: The Eyes of the Queen (Book #1: Agents of the Crown Series) by Oliver Clements

After centuries locked in an endless cycle of poverty, persecution, and barbarity, Europe has finally emerged into the Age of Enlightenment. Scientists, philosophers, scholars, and poets alike believe this to be a new era of reason and hope for all. But the forces of… Continue Reading “Mini-Review: The Eyes of the Queen (Book #1: Agents of the Crown Series) by Oliver Clements”

Review: For Whom the Book Tolls (Book #1: An Antique Bookshop Mystery Series) by Laura Gail Black

Trouble follows Jenna Quinn wherever she goes. Fleeing some unsavory doings in her hometown of Charlotte, Jenna accepts her uncle’s gracious invitation to stay with him in small-town Hokes Folly, NC. In exchange, she’ll help him out in his antiquarian bookstore. But soon after… Continue Reading “Review: For Whom the Book Tolls (Book #1: An Antique Bookshop Mystery Series) by Laura Gail Black”

Mini-Review: A Highlander is Coming to Town (Book #3: Highland, Georgia Series) by Laura Trentham

You better watch out. . . Holt Pierson is dreading Christmas. His parents absconded to Florida for the season and left him to handle the family farm which will be his one day―whether he wants it or not. Driven by duty, Holt has always… Continue Reading “Mini-Review: A Highlander is Coming to Town (Book #3: Highland, Georgia Series) by Laura Trentham”

Ongoing Virtual Vacation

Dear friends and followers, This is the longest virtual vacation I have ever taken from blogging. I love this blog and have spent countless hours, days, weeks, and months working to bring you book reviews, blog posts, spotlights, etc. Unfortunately, life is just piling… Continue Reading “Ongoing Virtual Vacation”

Virtual Vacation

Hello RoloPolians! RoloPoloBookBlog is a one-woman show and this one woman needs a bit of a virtual vacation. Never fear, I haven’t stopped reading and I’ll be back September 14th with two weeks of new reviews for your viewing/reading pleasure. Be well and I… Continue Reading “Virtual Vacation”

Review: Romeantically Challenged (Book #1: When in Rome Series) by Marina Adair

Growing up the lone Asian in a community of WASPs, Annie has always felt out of place.  Her solution?  Start a family of her own. Not easy when every man she’s dated, including her ex-fiancé, finds “his person” right after breaking up with Annie.… Continue Reading “Review: Romeantically Challenged (Book #1: When in Rome Series) by Marina Adair”

Mini-Review: Coffee Girl (Book #1: Coffee Book Series) by Sophie Sinclair

Either become her snarky sister’s nanny, or move halfway across the country to work as assistant-to-the-stylist of a country music star. Neither job sounds ideal, although bedazzling cowboy boots may be a hell of a lot more interesting than ironing her brother-in-law’s underwear. But… Continue Reading “Mini-Review: Coffee Girl (Book #1: Coffee Book Series) by Sophie Sinclair”

Review: The Secret of the Chateau by Kathleen McGurl

1789. Pierre and Catherine Aubert, the Comte and Comtesse de Verais, have fled the palace of Versailles for their château, deep in the French Alps. But as revolution spreads through the country, even hidden away the Auberts will not be safe forever. Soon they… Continue Reading “Review: The Secret of the Chateau by Kathleen McGurl”

Mini-Review: Quiche of Death (Book #3: A Sugar & Spice Mystery Series) by Mary Lee Ashford

At Sugar & Spice Community Cookbooks, the friends and business partners have secured a tasty new commission: producing a cookbook for the Arbor family. The Arbors have made their fortune in quiches, and Sugar and Spice have been invited to a weekend gathering where… Continue Reading “Mini-Review: Quiche of Death (Book #3: A Sugar & Spice Mystery Series) by Mary Lee Ashford”