M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening) – The Last Song

If you’re a hopeless romantic, it’s hard to turn away from a Nicholas Sparks book, and The Last Song is no exception. I’ve read this book a couple of times and shed as many tears with each read. The Last Song has everything most of us in our teen years grapple with: youthful rebellion, anger, and resentment toward our parents. The characters are as imperfect as we are. … Continue reading M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening) – The Last Song

M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening) – Bad Business

On my walk this morning, I finished listening to Robert B. Parker’s Bad Business. Not only can you never go wrong with Robert Parker’s Spenser series, but the audiobooks read by Joe Mantegna are wholly entertaining. Hard to tell I’m a fan of Joe Mantegna’s. You can’t help but fall in love with Mantegna’s entertaining portrayal of Spenser, the veteran Boston P.I. who in Bad Business tackles the … Continue reading M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening) – Bad Business

M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)

Year One by Nora Roberts is far from the typical romances I’ve come to expect of the author I turn to de-stress after a long, trying day. Year One is a dark, post-apocalyptic world where more than half of the world’s population is decimated by a pandemic, governments are a thing of the past and dark and evil magick, which surfaces in much of the … Continue reading M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)

M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)

Finished reading Come Sundown by Nora Roberts, and absolutely loved it. It’s a great read with a touch of thriller, mystery, love, great characters, a wonderful setting, and an ending that surprises. The book drones on a bit too much about its rural, ranch setting for my liking still, Roberts’ talent for producing a novel that is full of everything you want in a great … Continue reading M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)

M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)

F is for Fugitive by Sue Grafton is the sixth book of her Alphabet Series centered on Kinsey Millhone a tenacious detective based in California during the 1980s. In this installment of the series, Kinsey travels from her home of Santa Teresa to Floral Beach so anticipate a change of scenery and a collection of new characters, which is a welcomed change. As the story … Continue reading M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)

M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)

E is for Evidence by Sue Grafton is the fifth book of her Alphabet Series and another great adventure with Kinsey Millhone. This book is personal to Kinsey. Not only is depression setting in because she is alone during the Christmas holidays season, but the married man that she started an affair with in the previous novel, D is for Deadbeat, has taken off with … Continue reading M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)