Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Romance · Young Adult

❤Romance Book Review: Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor❤

  Title: Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1) Author: Laini Taylor Pages: 418 Genre: Young Adult, Romance, Fantasy Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Love, Family, Revenge, Friendship, Peace Publication Date: June 5, 2012 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers     Blue-haired and artistic Karou has a different type of family and runs these mysterious…… Continue reading ❤Romance Book Review: Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor❤

Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Mini-Review · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: The Oracle of Redemption by Robert Gaspari

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. This official OBC review was not published, so I do not have a link to share. Genre: Dark Fantasy/Mystery/Police Procedural Themes: Redemption, Justice, Love, Sacrifice ~ The Good ~ Good beginning where one woman commits suicide, but comes back to life Interesting premise ~ The…… Continue reading Mini-Review: The Oracle of Redemption by Robert Gaspari

Adventure · Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Middle Grade · OnlineBookClub · Young Adult

Mini-Review: Grimoricon by B.D. Suever

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: Grimoricon Genre: Fantasy/Middle Grade/Action/Adventure Themes: Courage, Friendship, Self-esteem, Fear, Respect, Discipline, Grief, Second Chances ~ The Good ~ Growth in protagonist Strong female characters Smooth writing style Likable and well-developed characters Clear antagonist Plot…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Grimoricon by B.D. Suever

Anthology · Book for Review - 2019 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Mini-Review · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: It’s Hard to Be a Vampire by Viktoria Faust

Here’s another mini-review of a book I recently reviewed for OnlineBookClub.org. To read my full OnlineBookClub official review, you can go here: It’s Hard to Be a Vampire Genre: Horror/Suspense/Paranormal/Anthology Themes: Weight, Suicide, Death, Murder, Mental Health, God ~ The Good ~ Some stories were interesting to read Able to get to know the characters in…… Continue reading Mini-Review: It’s Hard to Be a Vampire by Viktoria Faust

Adventure · Book of My Choosing - 2019 · Book Review · Children · Coming-of-Age · Crime/Thriller/Suspense/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Horror · Middle Grade

Book Review: Small Spaces by Katherine Arden

Title: Small Spaces (Small Spaces, #1) Author: Katherine Arden Pages: 218 Genre: Middle Grade, Coming-of-Age, Horror, Fantasy, Adventure Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Friendship, Grief, Loss, Bullying, Bravery, Courage Publication Date: September 25, 2018 Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers     Eleven-year-old Ollie is having trouble adjusting to life without her mom. Making and keeping friends is very difficult…… Continue reading Book Review: Small Spaces by Katherine Arden

Book Review · My Year in Books

My Year in Books ~ 2018

Happy New Year everyone! 🙂 Here is a reflection of My Year in Books – 2018 from Goodreads to start the New Year. There have been many significant changes to my husband’s and my life that it seems almost unbelievable that we are where we are right now – back home!   My first review of the year:…… Continue reading My Year in Books ~ 2018

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · In-Person Book Club

Book Review: Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson

Pages: 360 Genre: Psychological Thriller/Mystery Publication Date: February 7, 2012 Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Trust, Deception, Amnesia, Memories Every day, Christine wakes up uncertain of who she is, where she is, and who the man is that lives with her. Even when Christine learns some her past during the day, when she falls asleep it all disappears. The only…… Continue reading Book Review: Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson