Bk.Review: SWEET ON YOU, a Filipino Christmas Romance

Rated 4 out of 5 stars by Iris Chacon. I received a complimentary download from the publisher via NetGalley, and I am voluntarily posting my honest review. #SweetonYou #NetGalley Author Carla de Guzman has produced an enjoyable romantic novel that allows readers to immerse themselves in the colorful, exotic Filipino culture surrounding the Christmas holidays.…

Bk. Review: RESTING PLACE: DEJA VU

Rated 4 out of 5 stars. In this charming novella by Mary M. Beasley, Police Officer Maria Rodriguez falls in love at first sight. Dr. Tate Weston loves her, too, but before they can even have a second date, they are strangers again. Maria is injured and remembers nothing about meeting or knowing the young…

Book Review: FLAME, by Donna Grant

RATED 4 stars by Iris Chacon I received an advance review copy of this book from the publisher via NetGalley, and I am voluntarily posting my honest opinion in this review.  #Flame #NetGalley Flame is the next Dark Kings book in New York Times bestselling author Donna Grant’s Dark Kings series. Released June 20, 2020. The author describes…

Book Review: The Likely Resolutions of Oliver Clock

Rated five stars by reviewer Iris Chacon. I purchased this book from Amazon and am voluntarily posting my honest opinion. In this delightful Australian comedy, Oliver Clock is the world’s most perfect funeral director. Clock and Son funeral parlor has been in operation since Oliver’s grandfather was “Clock” and Oliver’s father was “Son.” Then his…

Brenda McDaniel & “My Angel, My Hero”

“If you are fond of true stories that are slightly unusual for one reason or another, this one just might grab your attention.” Those are the words of one reader/reviewer, recommending Brenda McDaniel’s touching memoir, My Angel, My Hero. (Look for additional words from reviewers later in this article.) Even as a child, Brenda McDaniel…