Category Archives: L Author

Since We Fell is one hell of a ride

Since We Fell by Dennis Lehane

Genre: Psychological Suspense Publication Date: 9 May 2017 Source: Publisher via Edelweiss Synopsis from the Publisher: “Since We Fell follows Rachel Childs, a former journalist who, after an on-air mental breakdown, now lives as a virtual shut-in. In all other respects, however, she enjoys an ideal life with an ideal husband. Until a chance encounter on a rainy…

Her name is Lola but she is not a showgirl

Lola by Melissa Scrivner Love

Genre: Crime Thriller Publication Date: 21 March 2017 Source: Publisher Synopsis from the Publisher: “Lola plays hostess at a barbecue thrown by her boyfriend, Garcia, leader of the Crenshaw Six, a small but up-and-coming gang in gritty South Central Los Angeles. Lola brings coffee and cookies to El Coleccionista, a midlevel member of the Mexican cartel, who…

Book Review – Daughters Unto Devils by Amy Lukavics

Daughters Unto Devils by Amy Lukavics

Title: Daughters unto Devils Author: Amy Lukavics ISBN: 9780373211586 No. of Pages: 240 Genre: Horror Origins: Mine. All mine. Release Date: 29 September 2015 Synopsis: “When sixteen-year-old Amanda Verner’s family decides to move from their small mountain cabin to the vast prairie, she hopes it is her chance for a fresh start. She can leave…

Book Review – The Women in the Walls by Amy Lukavics

The Women in the Walls by Amy Lukovics

Title: The Women in the Walls Author: Amy Lukavics ISBN: 9780373211944 No. of Pages: 304 Genre: Young Adult; Horror Origins: Harlequin Teen Release Date: 27 September 2016 Synopsis: “Lucy Acosta’s mother died when she was three. Growing up in a Victorian mansion in the middle of the woods with her cold, distant father, she explored…

Book Review – The Wolf Road by Beth Lewis

The Wolf Road by Beth Lewis

Title: The Wolf Road Author: Beth Lewis ISBN: 9781101906125 No. of Pages: 368 Genre: Thriller Origins: Crown Release Date: 5 July 2016 Synopsis: “Elka barely remembers a time before she knew Trapper. She was just seven years old, wandering lost and hungry in the wilderness, when the solitary hunter took her in. In the years…

Audiobook Review – Carmilla: A Vampyre Tale by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Carmilla by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Title: Carmilla Author: Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu Narrator: Megan Follows ASIN: B003JJEGNQ Audiobook Length: 3 hours Genre: Horror Origins: Mine. All mine. Release Date: 1872 Synopsis: “Pure innocence becomes the target of age-old evil. Virtuous Laura has grown up in a solitary castle and longs for a close friend. Her wish seems granted with the…

Book Review – The Madwoman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell

The Madwoman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell

Title: The Madwoman Upstairs Author: Catherine Lowell ISBN: 9781501124211 No. of Pages: 352 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Origins: Touchstone Release Date: 1 March 2016 Synopsis: “In Catherine Lowell’s smart and original debut novel, the only remaining descendant of the Brontë family embarks on a modern-day literary scavenger hunt to find the family’s long-rumored secret estate, using…

Book Review – The Passenger by Lisa Lutz

The Passenger by Lisa Lutz

Title: The Passenger Author: Lisa Lutz ISBN: 9781451686630 No. of Pages: 320 Genre: Suspense Origins: Simon and Schuster Release Date: 1 March 2016 Synopsis: “Forty-eight hours after leaving her husband’s body at the base of the stairs, Tanya Dubois cashes in her credit cards, dyes her hair brown, demands a new name from a shadowy…

Book Review – Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon

Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon

Title: Flight of Dreams Author: Ariel Lawhon ISBN: 9780385540025 No. of Pages: 336 Genre: Historical Fiction Origins: Doubleday Books Release Date: 23 February 2016 Synopsis: “On the evening of May 3rd, 1937, ninety-seven people board the Hindenburg for its final, doomed flight to Lakehurst, New Jersey. Among them are a frightened stewardess who is not…

Book Review – Winterspell by Claire Legrand

Winterspell by Claire Legrand

Title: Winterspell Author: Claire Legrand ISBN: 9781442465985 No. of Pages: 464 Genre: Young Adult; Fantasy Origins: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Release Date: 30 September 2014 Bottom Line: Creative, strong, entertaining, and romantic Synopsis: “After her mother is brutally murdered, seventeen-year-old Clara Stole is determined to find out what happened to her. Her…