Book Review · OnlineBookClub

Playing Hurt by Gerald L. Nardella

Genre: Fiction Number of Pages: 97 Publication Date: May 19, 2015 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 2 out of 4 stars Themes: Views/Pressures on Women To Learn More About the Book, Click: Playing Hurt on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* In a small town back in 1960, a group of teenagers…… Continue reading Playing Hurt by Gerald L. Nardella

Animal Love · Book Review · Nonfiction

Marley and Me by John Grogan

Genre: Non-Fiction Number of Pages: 289 Publication Date: October 18, 2005 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Loyalty, Man’s/Woman’s Best Friend, Love Young newlyweds, John and Jenny, decide that their family needs something – a new addition. A sort of trial for when children come into the picture. Both have fond and endearing memories of childhood pets, so adopting…… Continue reading Marley and Me by John Grogan

Book Review · Historical Fiction · OnlineBookClub

Never Cry Again by Jim Cole

Genre: Historical Fiction Number of Pages: 286 Publication Date: July 12, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 4 out of 4 stars Themes: Abuse/Neglect, Overcoming struggles, Losing innocence, Segregation, Acceptance, Survival To Learn More About the Book, Click: Never Cry Again on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* In the decade of…… Continue reading Never Cry Again by Jim Cole

Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · OnlineBookClub · Young Adult

The Journey by Shadahyah Elizabeth

Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy Number of Pages: 229 Publication Date: March 23, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 1 out of 4 stars Themes: Power, Trust To Learn More About the Book, Click: The Journey on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* Elizabeth, Renee, and Jasmine find themselves different from many. Their ability…… Continue reading The Journey by Shadahyah Elizabeth

Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · OnlineBookClub

The Pursuit of Time by William H. May

Genre: Science Fiction Number of Pages: 178 Publication Date: December 21, 2015 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 2 out of 4 stars Themes: Second Chances To Learn More About the Book, Click: The Pursuit of Time on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* In the year 2038, the human race has advanced…… Continue reading The Pursuit of Time by William H. May

Book Review · Coming-of-Age · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · OnlineBookClub · Young Adult

The Alienation of Courtney Hoffman by Brady Stefani

Genre: Science Fiction/Psychological Thriller/Coming-of-Age/Young Adult Number of Pages: 282 Publication Date: June 7, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 3 out of 4 stars Themes: Real vs. Imagination, Mental Illness To Learn More About the Book, Click: The Alienation of Courtney Hoffhman on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* Fifteen-year-old Courtney Hoffman…… Continue reading The Alienation of Courtney Hoffman by Brady Stefani

Book Review · Children · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Re-read

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

Genre: Children/Fantasy Number of Pages: 341 Publication Date: June 2, 1999 Rating:  out of 5 Themes: Loyalty, Friendship, Bravery, Good vs. Evil Harry cannot wait to leave the dreadful Dursleys and go back to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he is anticipating his second year, a curious creature named Dobby warns to not return to Hogwarts because…… Continue reading Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling