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Book Review: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

This is the ninth book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post to vote for my next book in the coming weeks!   Title: Where the Crawdads Sing Author: Delia Owens Pages: 370 Genre: Fiction, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Coming-of-Age Story Perspective: Third-Person Omniscient Themes: Family, Love, Isolation, Education, Trust, Abandonment,…… Continue reading Book Review: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

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Book Review: Dark Places by Gillian Flynn

  Title: Dark Places Author: Gillian Flynn Pages: 370 Genre: Psychological Thriller, Crime, Mystery Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person and Third-Person Themes: Relationships, Family, Grief, Loss, Identity, Suicide, Truth, Secrets Publication Date: May 5, 2009 Publisher: Broadway Books   Libby Day had a traumatic childhood that has truly affected her day-to-day life. Her brother, Ben, was accused…… Continue reading Book Review: Dark Places by Gillian Flynn

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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

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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

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

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Book Review: Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray

Pages: 613 Genre: Young Adult/Paranormal/LGBTQ Publication Date: August 25, 2015 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Friendship, Relationships, Good vs. Evil In the midst of the hustle and bustle of New York City, there is a sickness spreading. A sleeping sickness in which people fall into such a deep slumber, they never wake up… The Diviners, Henry, Evie, Sam, Memphis, and…… Continue reading Book Review: Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Book series · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Horror · Young Adult

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! 😈👻 Pages: 187 Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy/LGBTQ/Horror Publication Date: June 13, 2017 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Siblings, Identity, Gender Roles, Friendship, Relationships Jacqueline and Jillian were raised for a specific reason, according to their parents. Jacqueline is meant be the pretty, little princess. Not meant to run around or get her…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire