Zen by Shabnam Minwalla -novel about Mumbai in 1935 and 2019
Zen is beautiful, deep, well-written, and creative mix of historical fiction and contemporary novel about Mumbai in 1935 and 2019.
The Daydreams by Laura Hankin – reunion contemporary fiction
The Daydreams is emotive, realistic, dramatic and fast-paced character-driven reunion contemporary fiction with redemption arc.
The Widow’s Weeds by Allie Cresswell – fiction about domestic abuse
The Widow's Weeds is touching, emotive, and heart-wrenching contemporary about domestic abuse but I didn't enjoy the slow pace and romantic complications.
The Widow’s Mite (Widows #2) by Allie Cresswell – heartbreaking contemporary
The Widow's Mite is bittersweet, heartwarming, and heartbreaking contemporary about bereavement, scam, and financial issues.
The Hoarder’s Widow (Widows #1) by Allie Cresswell – contemporary about compulsive hoarding
The Hoarder's Widow is a touching contemporary about compulsive hoarding and how that affects the lives of people living with the hoarder with a well-written theme and layers.
The Naani Diaries by Riva Razdan – fiction about Indian marriage and culture
The Naani Diaries is enjoyable contemporary women's fiction about Indian marriage and culture with many other interesting topics to discuss.
The Minuscule Mansion of Myra Malone by Audrey Burges – magical realism contemporary fiction
The Minuscule Mansion of Myra Malone is unique and touching magical realism contemporary fiction with beautiful writing but it turned out okay for me. Disclaimer – Many thanks to Publisher for eARC via…
The Lost Ticket by Freya Sampson – soulful and hopeful contemporary
The Lost Ticket is sweet, uplifting, soulful and hopeful contemporary about kindness with foud family vibe. Disclaimer – Many thanks to Berkley for eARC via NetGalley.This post contains affiliate links Synopsis Strangers aboard…
Luck and Last Resorts (Love, Lists & Fancy Ships #2) by Sarah Grunder Ruiz – heartwarming second chance contemporary
Luck and Last Resorts is lovely, fun and heartwarming second chance contemporary for summer reading with lots of banter, angst, and tension. Disclaimer – Many thanks to Berkley for eARC via NetGalley.This post…
Ten Years by Pernille Hughes – emotional rollercoaster contemporary romance
Ten Years is heartwarming, touching and emotional rollercoaster contemporary romance about second chance to life and happiness with enemies to lovers trope. Disclaimer – Many thanks to publisher for eARC via NetGalley. This…