Louise Jolly

"Bookaholic"
(TOP 50 REVIEWER)   (REAL NAME)
Aren't I cute?
Top Reviewer Ranking: 30
Helpful votes received on reviews: 83% (625 of 749)
Location: Ontario, Canada
In My Own Words:
I'm a voracious reader who often reads a book a day!! I have many favourite authors and will climb mountains to get hold of the latest copy.

Interests
Dogs & books, that's me!!
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 30 - Total Helpful Votes: 625 of 749
That Night: A Novel by Chevy Stevens
That Night: A Novel by Chevy Stevens
5.0 out of 5 stars Couldn't Put It Down!, Aug. 19 2014
St. Martin's Press|June 17, 2014|Trade Paperback|ISBN: 978-1-250-05751-8
Story Description:
As a teenager, Toni Murphy had a life full of typical adolescent complications: a boyfriend she adored, a younger sister she couldn't relate to, a strained relationship with her parents, and classmates who seemed hell-bent on making her life miserable. Things weren't easy, but Toni could never have predicted how horrific they would become until her younger sister was brutally murdered one summer night.
Toni and her boyfriend, Ryan, were convicted of the murder and sent to prison.
Now thirty-four, Toni, is out on parole and back in her hometown, struggling to adjust to a new life… Read more
Sweet Water: A Novel by Christina Baker Kline
Sweet Water: A Novel by Christina Baker Kline
3.0 out of 5 stars Disappointing!, Aug. 19 2014
SWEET WATER (CHRISTINA BAKER KLINE)
William Morrow|July 1, 2014|Trade Paperback|ISBN: 978-0-06-236100-4
Story Description:
Cassie Simon is a struggling artist living in New York City. When she receives a call from a magistrate telling her she has inherited sixty acres of land in Sweetwater, Tennessee, from her grandfather, whom she never knew, she takes it as a sign: it's time for a change. She moves to the small Southern town where her mother, Ellen, grew up - and where she died tragically when Cassie was three.
From the moment she arrives in Sweetwater, Cassie is overwhelmed by the indelible mark her mother's memory left behind. As she delves into the thicket of… Read more
American Blonde: A Novel by Jennifer Niven
American Blonde: A Novel by Jennifer Niven
5.0 out of 5 stars I LOVED IT!, Aug. 18 2014
AMERICAN BLONDE (JENNIFER NIVEN)
Plume/July 30, 2014/Trade Paperback|ISBN # 978-0-452-29821-7
Story Description:
A fearless and spirited pilot conquers Hollywood. Now can she survive movie stardom?
In 1945, Velva Jean Hart is a bona fide war heroine. After a newsreel films her triumphant return to America, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer promises to make her a star. They give her a new life story and a brand new name. As "Kit Rogers," she navigates the movie sets, recording sessions, parties, staged romances, and occasional backstabbing that accompany her newfound fame. She also navigates real-life romance, finding herself caught between a charismatic young writer and a… Read more

Wish List

The Road to Grace by Richard Paul Evans
The Road to Grace by Richard Paul Evans
After Tehran: A Life Reclaimed by Marina Nemat
America by Heart by Sarah Palin
America by Heart by Sarah Palin
Five Chimneys: A Woman's True Story of Auschwitz by Olga Lengyel LENGYEL
Live Wire by Harlan Coben
Live Wire by Harlan Coben