Category Archives: Book Review

Molly and Amanda + Fangs for the Memories = LOVE

Fangs for the Memories by Molly Harper

Genre: Paranormal Romance Publication Date: 2 November 2015 Source: Mine. All mine. Synopsis from the Publisher: “Half-Moon Hollow’s supernatural social event of the season—Zeb’s Titanic-themed werewolf wedding—is coming up, and Dick Cheney (not that Dick Cheney!) needs a date. But Andrea’s had enough of clever, handsome, and rakish to last a lifetime, and Dick Cheney is certainly not…

The Space Between the Stars is too weighty

The Space Between the Stars by Anne Corlett

Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: 13 June 2017 Source: Publisher via NetGalley Synopsis from the Publisher: “In a breathtakingly vivid and emotionally gripping debut novel, one woman must confront the emptiness in the universe—and in her own heart—when a devastating virus reduces most of humanity to dust and memories. All Jamie Allenby ever wanted was space. Even though…

The Unquiet Grave is too quiet

The Unquiet Grave by Sharyn McCrumb

Genre: Historical Fiction Publication Date: 12 September 2017 Source: Publisher via NetGalley Synopsis from the Publisher: “Lakin, West Virginia, 1930 Following a suicide attempt and consigned to a segregated insane asylum, attorney James P. D. Gardner finds himself under the care of Dr. James Boozer. Fresh out of medical school, Dr. Boozer is eager to try the new…

Two Thumbs WAY up for Emma in the Night

Emma in the Night by Wendy Walker

Genre: Psychological Thriller Publication Date: 8 August 2017 Source: Publisher Synopsis from the Publisher: “One night three years ago, the Tanner sisters disappeared: fifteen-year-old Cass and seventeen-year-old Emma. Three years later, Cass returns, without her sister Emma. Her story is one of kidnapping and betrayal, of a mysterious island where the two were held. But to forensic…

Nyet to Domina

Domina by L. S. Hilton

Genre: Suspense & Thriller Publication Date: 11 July 2017 Source: Publisher via NetGalley Synopsis from the Publisher: “Since opening her own art gallery in Venice, Judith Rashleigh—now Elisabeth Teerlinc—can finally stop running. She’s got the paycheck, lifestyle, and wardrobe she always dreamed of, not to mention the interest of a Russian billionaire. But when a chance encounter in…

We all need a little Hello, Sunshine

Hello, Sunshine by Laura Dave

Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publication Date: 11 July 2017 Source: Publisher via NetGalley Synopsis from the Publisher: “Sunshine Mackenzie is living the dream—she’s a culinary star with millions of fans, a line of #1 bestselling cookbooks, and a devoted husband happy to support her every endeavor. And then she gets hacked. When Sunshine’s secrets are revealed, her fall from…

Heart-eyes emoji for Down Among the Sticks and Bones

Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

Genre: Suspense & Thriller Publication Date: 13 June 2017 Source: Publisher via NetGalley Synopsis from the Publisher: “Twin sisters Jack and Jill were seventeen when they found their way home and were packed off to Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children. This is the story of what happened first… Jacqueline was her mother’s perfect daughter—polite and quiet, always…

Come Sundown

Come Sundown by Nora Roberts

Genre: Suspense & Thriller; Romance Publication Date: 30 May 2017 Source: Publisher Synopsis from the Publisher: “The Bodine ranch and resort in western Montana is a family business, an idyllic spot for vacationers. A little over thirty thousand acres and home to four generations, it’s kept running by Bodine Longbow with the help of a large staff,…

The Disappearances makes you appreciate the small things

The Disappearances by Emily Bain Murphy

Genre: Young Adult; Fantasy Publication Date: 4 July 2017 Source: Publisher via NetGalley Synopsis from the Publisher: “Aila Quinn’s mother, Juliet, has always been a mystery: vibrant yet guarded, she keeps her secrets beyond Aila’s reach. When Juliet dies, Aila and her younger brother Miles are sent to live in Sterling, a rural town far from home—and the…

End of Watch is a welcome end

End of Watch by Stephen King

Genre: Suspense & Thriller Publication Date: 7 June 2016 Source: Mine. All mine. Synopsis from the Publisher: “In Room 217 of the Lakes Region Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic, something has awakened. Something evil. Brady Hartsfield, perpetrator of the Mercedes Massacre, where eight people were killed and many more were badly injured, has been in the clinic for five…