Category Archives: Samantha Hayes

5-Star Books I Read in 2022 & Books I Read That Were Published in 2022

I read four 5-star books this year. Two of them were published in 2022.

Everything I read in 2022 is listed on my Goodreads – starting from most recently read.

And here I’ve included a list of everything PUBLISHED in 2022 that I read.

(NOTE: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Goodreads links to my star-ratings and thoughts.)

5-STAR READS
5 STARS: Amy Suiter Clarke: Girl, 11: Kindle Edition & Hardcover: & Paperback: Goodreads
5 STARS: Jodi Picoult: The Color War: eBook: Goodreads
5 STARS: Amy McCulloch: Breathless: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
5 STARS: Claire Askew: A Matter of Time: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads

2022 RELEASES
4 STARS: Eliza Jane Brazier: Good Rich People: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: P. J. Tracy: Desolation Canyon: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads
5 STARS: Amy McCulloch: Breathless: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: Claire Kohda: Woman, Eating: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: Kate McLaughlin: Daughter: Kindle Edition & Hardcover: Goodreads
4 STARS: Alex Kava: Fallen Creed: Kindle Edition & Hardcover: Goodreads
4 STARS: Allie Reynolds: The Bay (also published as The Swell): Kindle Edition & Hardcover: Goodreads
4 STARS: Hannah Gadsby: Ten Steps to Nanette: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Fran Dorricott: The Lighthouse: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Holly Black: Book of Night: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Lisa Scottoline: What Happened to the Bennetts: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Kelley Armstrong: A Rip Through Time: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Katharine McGee: Rivals: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Andrew Neiderman: The Woman Beyond the Attic: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Kelley Armstrong: The Deepest of Secrets: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: Erica Spindler: The Detective’s Daughter: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: Karin Slaughter: Girl, Forgotten: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Lydia Kang: The Half-Life of Ruby Fielding: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: Darcey Bell: All I Want: Kindle Edition: Goodreads
4 STARS: Riley Sager: The House Across the Lake: Kindle Edition & Hardcover: Goodreads
2 STARS: Paul Tremblay: The Pallbearers Club: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
5 STARS: Claire Askew: A Matter of Time: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Simone Buchholz (translated by Rachel Ward): River Clyde: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: Amanda Panitch: Gone Dark: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: Jennifer Lynn Barnes: The Final Gambit: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Samantha Hayes: The Ex-Husband: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads
2 STARS: V. C. Andrews: Becoming My Sister: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback & Mass Market Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Seanan McGuire: Where the Drowned Girls Go: Kindle Edition & Hardcover: Goodreads
3 STARS: Francesca Zappia: Katzenjammer: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads
3 STARS: Natasha Preston: The Fear: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: Megan Shepherd: Malice House: Kindle Edition & Hardcover: Goodreads
4 STARS: Rachel Caine & Carrie Ryan: Trapper Road: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads
4 STARS: Jodi Picoult & Jennifer Finney Boylan: Mad Honey: Kindle Edition & Hardcover: Goodreads

Now Available for US Pre-Order

(NOTE: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.)

NOW AVAILABLE

Seanan McGuire: SKELETON SONG: Kindle Edition

Karen Ann Hopkins: DARK HOLLOW ROAD: Kindle Edition & Paperback

Lisa Unger: SECLUDED CABIN SLEEPS SIX: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

PRE-ORDER

Julianna Baggott: THE WICK: 10th January 2023: Kindle Edition

Alyssa Cole: ONE OF US KNOWS: 5th September 2023/15th September 2023: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Sylvia Day: TOO FAR: 24th October 2023: Kindle Edition

Tess Gerritsen: LISTEN TO ME: 7th February 2023 (KE & HC out now): Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Samantha Hayes: THE ENGAGEMENT: 10th January 2023: Kindle Edition

Emiko Jean: MIKA IN REAL LIFE: 8th August 2023 (KE & HC out now): Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Stephanie Oakes: THE MEADOWS: 12th September 2023: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Cherie Priest: FLIGHT RISK: 15th August 2023 (KE & HC out now): Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Tiffany Reisz: A WOLFE IN WINTER: 21st December 2022: Kindle Edition

Carrie Ryan: INTO THE WINDS: 29th August 2023: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Lisa Scottoline: PIGEON TONY’S LAST STAND: 31st January 2023: Kindle Edition

Karin Slaughter: untitled novel: 22nd August 2023: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Paul Tremblay: THE BEAST YOU ARE: 11th July 2023: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Lisa Unger: THE DARK DOOR: 6th December 2022: Kindle Edition

Lisa Unger: UNKNOWN CALLER: 31st January 2023: Kindle Edition

Danielle Valentine: HOW TO SURVIVE YOUR MURDER: 1st August 2023 (KE & HC out now): Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Danielle Valentine: DELICATE CONDITION: 8th August 2023: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Rachel Vincent: LIVING DEAD GIRL: 19th December 2022: Kindle Edition

Wendy Walker: WHAT REMAINS: 13th June 2023: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

June 2022 Releases

Better late than never, right? So here are some books you may have missed, released June 2022. All are US publication dates, and all buy links are to Amazon US. (NOTE: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.) Goodreads links lead to my star-ratings (out of five) and any thoughts.

Keri Arthur: Sorrow’s Song: Kindle Edition & Paperback

Claire Askew: Cover Your Tracks: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads

Amy Ewing: Lucien’s Story: Kindle Edition

Mina Hardy: After All I’ve Done: Kindle Edition & Paperback: Goodreads

Zakiya Dalila Harris: The Other Black Girl: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Kim Harrison: Trouble with the Cursed: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Paula Hawkins: A Slow Fire Burning: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads

Samantha Hayes: The Ex-Husband: Kindle Edition & Paperback

Carrie Jones: The Fear That Returns: Kindle Edition & Paperback

Tara Moss: The Ghosts of Paris: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Tom Perrotta: Tracy Flick Can’t Win: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Jodi Picoult: Wish You Were Here: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback: Goodreads

Riley Sager: The House Across the Lake: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Erica Spindler: Last Known Victim: Kindle Edition: Goodreads

Francesca Zappia: Katzenjammer: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

September 2021 Releases

Better late than never, right? So here are some books you may have missed, released September 2021. All are US publication dates, and all buy links are to Kindle Editions. (NOTE: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.) Goodreads links lead to my star-ratings (out of five) and any thoughts.

SEPTEMBER 2021 RELEASES

Jennifer Lynn Barnes: The Hawthorne Legacy: Buy
Samantha Hayes: The Trapped Wife: Buy
Imogen Howson: A Girl of Stone & Smoke: Buy
Carrie Jones: Inchworms: Buy
Marie Lu: Steelstriker: Buy
Tiffany Reisz: Mischief: Buy
Tiffany Reisz: Little Red Riding Crop: Buy

Now Available for US Pre-Order

All are US publication dates, and all buy links are to Amazon. (NOTE: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.)

NOW AVAILABLE

Cassandra Alexander: YEAR OF THE NURSE: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Naomi Clark: THE MORTAL TOUCH: Kindle Edition

Samantha Hayes: THE TRAPPED WIFE: Kindle Edition & Paperback

Imogen Howson: A GIRL OF STONE & SMOKE: Kindle Edition & Paperback

Carrie Jones: SAINT: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Carrie Jones: INCHWORMS: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

PRE-ORDER

Kelley Armstrong: A TWIST OF FATE: 5th/31st October 2021: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Kelley Armstrong: HIGH JINX: 7th December 2021: Kindle Edition

Kelley Armstrong: A RIP THROUGH TIME: 31st May 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Keri Arthur: SORROW’S SONG: 28th June 2022: Kindle Edition

Claire Askew: A MATTER OF TIME: 10th March 2022/31st May 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Darcey Bell: ALL I WANT: 11th January 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

A. R. Capetta: THE LOST COAST: 3rd May 2022 (KE & HC out now): Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Kim Harrison: TROUBLE WITH THE CURSED: 14th June 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Karen Ann Hopkins: THE FORTUNA COIN: 12th October 2021: Kindle Edition

Karen Ann Hopkins: THE OFFERING: 30th November 2021: Kindle Edition

Greg Iles: SOUTHERN MAN: 24th May 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Emiko Jean: TOKYO DREAMING: 31st May 2022: Hardcover

Carrie Jones: ALMOST DEAD: 1st November 2021: Kindle Edition

Carrie Jones: WHEN YOU BRING THEM BACK: 1st December 2021: Kindle Edition

Carrie Jones: THE PEOPLE WHO LEAVE: 15th January 2022: Kindle Edition

Carrie Jones: THE GREED THAT KILLS: 1st February 2022: Kindle Edition

Lydia Kang: THE HALF-LIFE OF RUBY FIELDING: 5th April 2022: Kindle Edition & Paperback

L. A. Larkin: THE SAFE PLACE: 9th November 2021: (Kindle Edition)

Janelle Monáe: THE MEMORY LIBRARIAN: AND OTHER STORIES OF DIRTY COMPUTER: 19th April 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Tara Moss: THE GHOSTS OF PARIS: 7th June 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Andrew Neiderman: THE WOMAN BEYOND THE ATTIC: 1st February 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Tom Perrotta: TRACY FLICK CAN’T WIN: 7th June 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Tiffany Reisz: WRAPPED IN BLACK: 1st December 2021: Kindle Edition

Maria V. Snyder: THE KING OF KORAHA: 22nd November 2021: Kindle Edition

Victoria Helen Stone: AT THE QUIET EDGE: 19th April 2022: Kindle Edition & Paperback

Cristin Terrill: THE STARS BETWEEN US: 2nd August 2022: Kindle Edition

Rachel Vincent: EVERY SINGLE LIE: 12th July 2022 (KE & HC out now): Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Rachel Vincent: NO ONE IS ALONE: 12th July 2022: Hardcover

Mary Weber: RECLAIMING SHILO SNOW: 12th October 2021 (KE & HC out now): Kindle Edition & Hardcover & Paperback

Scott Westerfeld: YOUNGBLOODS: 1st March 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover

Now Available for US Pre-Order

Some of my recent finds. (NOTE: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.)

NOW AVAILABLE
Karen Ann Hopkins: Wicked Legacy: Kindle Edition & Paperback

PRE-ORDER
Kelley Armstrong: The Deepest of Secrets: 15th February 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover
Holly Black: Book of Night: 3rd May 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover
Samantha Hayes: The Trapped Wife: 8th September 2021: Kindle Edition
Carrie Jones: Inch Worms: 1st September 2021: Kindle Edition
Amelia Kahaney: All the Best Liars: 5th April 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover
Mindy McGinnis: The Last Laugh: 15th March 2022: Kindle Edition & Hardcover
Lilja Sigurðardóttir: Cold as Hell: Kindle Edition (28th August 2021) & Paperback (1st February 2022)

January 2021 Releases

Better late than never, right? So here are some books you may have missed, released January 2021. All are US publication dates, and all buy links are to Kindle Editions. (NOTE: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.) Goodreads links lead to my star-ratings (out of five) and any thoughts.

JANUARY 2021 RELEASES

Abigail Barnette: Sophie: Buy
Simone Buchholz (translated by Rachel Ward): Hotel Cartagena: Buy
Megan Hart: All the Things We Need (previously published as Vanilla): Buy: Goodreads
Samantha Hayes: Single Mother: Buy
Kristi Helvig: Dreamscapes: Buy
Melanie Raabe (translated by Imogen Taylor): The Shadow: Buy: Goodreads
P. J. Tracy: Deep into the Dark: Buy
Paul Tremblay: The Little Sleep: Buy
Rachel Vincent: Every Single Lie: Buy

[REWIND] May 2020 Releases

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If you stopped keeping updated on book stuff in 2020, this blog series is for you. A list, organised by month, of 2020 book releases. All are US publication dates, and all buy links are to Kindle Editions. (NOTE: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.) Goodreads links lead to my star-ratings (out of five) and any thoughts.

MAY 2020 RELEASES

Naomi Clark: The Witch’s Guide to Werewolves: Buy
Cassandra Rose Clarke: Sacred Summer: Buy
Suzanne Collins: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes: Buy
Stephanie Diaz: Extraction: Buy: Goodreads
Stephanie Diaz: Rebellion: Buy
Stephanie Diaz: Evolution: Buy
Jenna Glass: Queen of the Unwanted: Buy
Megan Hart: Broken: Buy
Samantha Hayes: The Happy Couple: Buy
R. Z. Held: Dirty Burnout: Buy
Kristi Helvig: Burn Out: Buy: Goodreads
Karen Ann Hopkins: Unholy Ground: Buy
Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff: Aurora Burning: Buy
Laura Lam: Goldilocks: Buy
Tiffany Reisz: The Return: Buy
Andrea Robertson: Forged in Fire and Stars: Buy
Francesca Serritella: Ghosts of Harvard: Buy

May 2020 Releases

The following is a list of books released in May 2020, which was last month.

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Kindle Edition Shopping: $0.99 – $3.99 (US)

I have Kindle Edition shopped. Buy these books now, or pay more for them later!

$0.99 Samantha Hayes’s THE LIAR’S WIFE https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07GX16TFM?tag=tesa06-20

$1.99 Megan Hart’s WOMB https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06XR4HH79?tag=tesa06-20

$1.99 Beth Revis’s SOME PUBLISHING ADVICE https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0184VWFPO?tag=tesa06-20

$1.99 Beth Revis’s SOME MARKETING ADVICE https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01A2JL5S4?tag=tesa06-20

$2.99 Parker Peevyhouse’s THE ECHO ROOM https://www.amazon.com/dp/B078X2D4FP?tag=tesa06-20

$3.99 Samantha Hayes’s TELL ME A SECRET https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07C547GCB?tag=tesa06-20

$3.99 Samantha Hayes’s DATE NIGHT https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07TLC739G?tag=tesa06-20

$3.99 Kate Karyus Quinn’s ANOTHER LITTLE PIECE https://www.amazon.com/dp/B009NF69C6?tag=tesa06-20