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]

CleanLit Review: BIRD BOX by Josh Malerman

Something is out there . . . Something terrifying that must not be seen. One glimpse and a person is driven to deadly violence. No one knows what it is or where it came from. Five years after it began, a handful of scattered survivors remain, … [Continue reading]

CleanLit Review: LOVE UNSCRIPTED by Tiffany Odekirk

Evie Jennings doesn’t believe in happily ever after—it’s been a year since moving home to Los Angeles to gather the pieces of her broken heart after her divorce, but she is only going through the motions. That is, until a chance encounter on her … [Continue reading]

CleanLit Review: THE MARRIAGE BARGAIN by Jennifer Probst

A marriage in name only… To save her family home, impulsive bookstore owner Alexa Maria McKenzie casts a love spell. But she never planned on conjuring up her best friend’s older brother—the powerful man who once shattered her heart. Billionaire … [Continue reading]

CleanLit Review: PIVOT POINT by Kasie West

Perfect for fans of Sliding Doors, Kasie West’s riveting novel Pivot Point follows a girl with the power to see her potential futures. Addison Coleman’s life is one big “What if?” As a Searcher, a special type of clairvoyant, whenever Addie is faced … [Continue reading]

CleanLit Review: YOU SHOULD SEE ME IN A CROWN by Leah Johnson

Becky Albertalli meets Jenny Han in a smart, hilarious, black girl magic, own voices rom-com by a staggeringly talented new writer. Liz Lighty has always believed she’s too black, too poor, too awkward to shine in her small, rich, prom-obsessed … [Continue reading]