ARC Copy · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · NetGalley

ARC Review: The Wife Who Knew Too Much by Michele Campbell

  Title: The Wife Who Knew Too Much Author: Michele Campbell Pages: 352 Genre: Mystery, Thriller Story Perspective: Alternating First-Person Themes: Trust, Deception, Marriage, Relationships Publication Date: July 28, 2020 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press     Tabitha’s almost mundane life is turned upside down when an old fling walks into her place of work. Old…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Wife Who Knew Too Much by Michele Campbell

ARC Copy · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review · NetGalley

ARC Review: The Vacation by T.M. Logan

  Title: The Vacation Author: T.M. Logan Pages: 368 Genre: Fiction, Thriller, Mystery, Crime Story Perspective: Alternating First- and Third-Person Themes: Trust, Honesty, Deception, Marriage Publication Date: July 21, 2020 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press     Thank you to the NetGalley and St. Martin’s Press for giving me the opportunity to read and review an…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Vacation by T.M. Logan

ARC Copy · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Free Copy in Exchange for an Honest Review

ARC Review: You Will Never Leave by N.L. Hinkens

  Title: You Will Never Leave Author: N.L. Hinkens Pages: 270 Genre: Fiction Psychological Thriller Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Trust, Honesty, PTSD, Survival Publication Date: April 21, 2020 Publisher: Dunecadia Publishing     Thank you to the author for giving me the opportunity to read and review an ARC of You Will Never Leave. Blair…… Continue reading ARC Review: You Will Never Leave by N.L. Hinkens

Book Bucket List · Book of My Choosing - 2020 · Book Review · Coming-of-Age · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror

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

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

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Magical Realism

Book Review: Norma by Sofi Oksanen

Pages: 320 Genre: Magical Realism/Mystery Publication Date: September 23, 2015 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Secrets, Suicide, Betrayal, Identity, Family Anita Naakka jumps in front of a moving train and leaves behind a distraught and lonely daughter. Now, Norma has to carry on the secret of her magical hair on her own. Unsure as to why her mother committed suicide,…… Continue reading Book Review: Norma by Sofi Oksanen

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

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! 😈👻 Pages: 169 Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy/LGBTQ/Mystery/Horror Publication Date: April 5, 2016 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Identity, Acceptance, Friendship Wayward School is one that is only reachable to certain children and teenagers. When that magical door appears to a child/teenager, he/she enters. The door can appear and reappear just about anywhere,…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

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

🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: The Diviners by Libba Bray

👻😈Here’s another spooky book for the month of October! There were definitely parts that spooked me, but not enough to give me nightmares (thank goodness!). 😈👻 Pages: 603 Genre: Supernatural/Horror/Young Adult/Mystery Publication Date: September 18, 2012 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Friendships, Romance, Cults, Magic, Trust, Consequences When moving in with her uncle Will, after being kicked out of her parents’…… Continue reading 🎃Spooky Book Review🎃: The Diviners by Libba Bray

Book for Review - 2018 · Book Review · Children · Mini-Review · OnlineBookClub

Mini-Review: Picture Perfect by D.G. Stern

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: Picture Perfect Genre: Children/Detective/Mystery Themes: Communication, Persistence, Teamwork ~ The Good ~ Cute characters Themes were used well Easy for children to understand Higher-level vocabulary words were used (sleuthing, inconspicuous, proffers, etc.) ~ The…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Picture Perfect by D.G. Stern

Book for Review - 2018 · Book Review · Crime/Thriller/Mystery/Horror · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · OnlineBookClub · Young Adult

Mini-Review: Elvis Blue by Lee Roberts

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: Elvis Blue Genre: Young Adult/Crime/Mystery/Paranormal Themes: Teamwork, Friendship, Loyalty, Revenge ~ The Good ~ Haunted house/potential ghost scenes were exciting/fun One character showed growth by the end Easy-to-follow plot Ending leads a potential sequel ~…… Continue reading Mini-Review: Elvis Blue by Lee Roberts