CleanLit Review: COUNTRY by Danielle Steel

Stephanie Adams is a devoted stay-at-home mother, married to a successful lawyer in northern California, in a dead marriage she’s stayed in for years for the sake of her children. Then, on a ski trip in Squaw Valley, her fifty-two-year-old husband … [Continue reading]

CleanLit Review: CRYSTAL KING by John D. Olsen

Gavin Stoutheart’s father the baron is missing, along with Gavin’s brother the heir. He must step up to lead his people as they flee before an invading army. His only hope is that a combination of prohibited animal magic and his knack for strategy … [Continue reading]

CleanLit Review: HOME BY MORNING by Alexis Harrington

October 1918: En route from New York to Seattle, Jessica Layton stops for a visit in her hometown of Powell Springs, Oregon, and comes face-to-face with Cole Braddock, her first and only love from years ago. Now Jessica is a highly accomplished … [Continue reading]

CleanLit Review: DELETED by Ruth Mitchell

Three things happen when technophobe Lucy learns to mindhack. 1. Her brilliant crush becomes her boyfriend 2. Together they solve small crimes. 3. She’s deleted from his memory-and everyone else’s Now the only person looking for the college freshman … [Continue reading]


When girl meets Duke, their marriage breaks all the rules… Since his return from war, the Duke of Ashbury’s to-do list has been short and anything but sweet: brooding, glowering, menacing London ne’er-do-wells by night. Now there’s a new item on the … [Continue reading]

CleanLit Review: STRINGS A LOVE STORY by Megan Edwards

The Merino Rose. Ted Spencer has a hard enough time believing the celebrated violin really exists. To find it sitting on his coffee table is nothing short of incredible. The stuff of legend, the exquisite Guarnerius has been missing for … [Continue reading]


Blood of the Gods Image of what Julia Jane might look like. The Jane Household After forever, the little clock in the Coffee Hut finally got its hour hand to three. Quitin’ time.  I coax my old Chevy the ten blocks to my house … [Continue reading]

CleanLit Review: THE PAPER MAGICIAN by Charlie N. Holmberg

Ceony Twill arrives at the cottage of Magician Emery Thane with a broken heart. Having graduated at the top of her class from the Tagis Praff School for the Magically Inclined, Ceony is assigned an apprenticeship in paper magic despite her dreams of … [Continue reading]

I’m tired of waiting… so…

Chapter 1 Julia: The Coffee Hut A tiny bit of white caramel-infused foam splashes onto my thumb as I snap the lid on bleary-eyed Karen's daily caramel macchiato. The timing of this daily hand-off is vital, so I leave the foam there, and, … [Continue reading]


So I have this book....I wrote it 10 years ago. It's different from my other work because it is semi-autobiographical. I'm going to start posting it on here, chapter by chapter, just because I want it to get out to the world. I hope you like it. … [Continue reading]