Book Reviews

Book Review: The Power

Book Review: The Power

The Power Author: Naomi Alderman Genre: speculative fiction Publisher: Little, Brown, October 2017 Hardcover, 382 pages   From the publisher:  In The Power the world is a recognisable place: there’s a rich Nigerian kid who lounges around the family pool; a foster girl whose religious […]

Romance is Not a Four Letter Word

Romance is Not a Four Letter Word

This is Part 1 of a series on the defense of romance novels. As evidenced by this blog, I love reading. I read many books and I don’t care to discriminate which genre I read. I enjoy thrillers and mysteries and horror and science fiction […]

Don’t Tease Me

Don’t Tease Me

Dear faithful readers, I’m taking time out of my usual schedule to bring you an important post.  There comes a time in every relationship where one is asked to make a cup of tea. To prevent loss of friendship over a bad cuppa, I have […]

Blog Review: Andora Pett and the Oort Cloud Cafe

Blog Review: Andora Pett and the Oort Cloud Cafe

Welcome to the Andora Pett and the Oort Cloud Café!   Andora Pett and the Oort Cloud Café is the first book in a new cozy mystery series set in space.  Today begins the promotional blog tour for the latest book from Richard Dee.  Be […]

Review: Stillhouse Lake

Review: Stillhouse Lake

Title: Stillhouse Lake (Stillhouse Lake #1) Author: Rachel Caine Published: July 1, 2017 by Thomas & Mercer Kindle edition, 302 pages Genre: Thriller, contemporary fiction Goodreads | Amazon     It’s a beautiful day here in snowy Michigan, absolutely perfect for curling up with a […]

Review: Hydra

Review: Hydra

Hydra Author: Matt Wesolowski Published Feb 2018 by Orenda Books (e-Book) Paperback, 320 pages   Goodreads | Amazon US | Amazon UK   Hydra has been making the rounds at many, many blogs over the past month and its hype is well deserved. I’m thrilled […]

14 books to get you in the mood for valentines day

14 books to get you in the mood for valentines day

It’s February and that means that Valentine’s Day is just around the corner.  Now, Valentine’s Day isn’t just a holiday about love or chocolate, it’s also about books.  And since this is a blog about books, I’m going to suggest some great reads for the […]

Review: Eyes Like Those

Review: Eyes Like Those

Title: Eyes like Those Author: Melissa Brayden Published: October 1, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books Kindle edition, 287 pages Genre: LGBT, queer romance, contemporary romance Goodreads | Amazon   From the publisher:  When it comes to love, no one is in charge. Isabel Chase is […]

Review: Liars

Review: Liars

Title:  LIARS Author: Frances Vick Published by: Bookouture on Jan 26th, 2018 Kindle Edition, 420 pages Genre: Pyschological Thriller Amazon Link   I am thrilled to post today’s review post for the debut of Frances Vick’s latest book. Liars was released on Friday.  I’m partnering […]

Review: The Silent Girls

Review: The Silent Girls

The Silent Girls Author: Dylan Young Published: Jan. 19, 2018 by Bookoutre Kindle edition, 309 pages Genre: thriller, mystery Amazon: http://amzn.to/2Dkl3FS  Happy Friday! I am thrilled to post today’s review post for the debut of Dylan Young’s latest book. Today is the day that The Silent […]