We Need To Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver

Title: We Need To Talk About Kevin Author: Lionel Shriver Pages: 400 Publisher: Harper Perennial (was originally published by Counterpoint LLC) Publication Date: 2003 Genre: Fiction Rating: 5/5 Now a major motion picture by Lynne Ramsay, starring Tilda Swinton and John C. Reilly,Lionel Shriver’s resonant story of a mother’s unsettling quest to understandher teenage son’s deadly violence, her own […]

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Mini Reviews #1

In order to get all caught up on the SIXTY TWO books I read while I was taking my break from blogging, I have decided that it would be best if I just gave a sentence or two review for them. It would take me forever to catch up on all those reviews and still stay […]

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Reading Challenge Update

Last August I found a reading challenge that I wanted to complete before the end of last year. I didn’t complete it but I have read most of the books on the list and I hope to finish the last few this year. I thought it would be fun to update you on the 15 books […]

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Beautiful Broken Girls by Kim Savage

REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS Title: Beautiful Broken Girls Author: Kim Savage Pages: 336 Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) Publication Date: February 21, 2017 Genre: YA Contemporary with Magical Realism elements Rating: 2/5 Remember the places you touched me. The parts of Mira Cillo that Ben touched are etched on his soul. Palm. Hair. Chest. Cheek. Lips. Throat. Heart. It […]

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The Girls by Emma Cline

Title: The Girls Author: Emma Cline Pages: 355 Publication Date: June 14, 2016 Publisher: Random House Genre: Fiction (Adult) Rating: 3/5 Northern California, during the violent end of the 1960s. At the start of summer, a lonely and thoughtful teenager, Evie Boyd, sees a group of girls in the park, and is immediately caught by their freedom, […]

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The Girl In 6E by A.R. Torre

Title: The Girl In 6E Author: A.R. Torre (Alessandra Torre) Pages: 352 Publisher: Redhook Publication Date: April 2013 Genre: Thriller (Erotic) My Rating: 5/5 SOME MINOR SPOILERS TO FOLLOW I thoroughly enjoyed this book. I have never read an erotic thriller before but the way the author wrote it didn’t feel disingenuous to the main character, Jessica. She […]

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Buzzword Readathon Wrap-Up

This was a week long readathon and I only managed to complete one book. Although I am half way through two other books so it’s almost sort of like I read two books. Right?!?     I finished The Girl In 6e and I am working on a review for that to hopefully be up […]

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Most Anticipated Books

Here is a round up of some books that I have either preordered or are planning on preordering before they come out. May 17, 2018 The explosive follow-up from Sarah Pinborough, author of the number one Sunday Times bestseller Behind Her Eyes. ‘Original and compelling, the very definition of a page-turner’ Sun ‘This year’s biggest […]

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The Perfect Mother by Aimee Molloy

  Title: The Perfect Mother Author: Aimee Molloy Pages: 336 Publisher: Harper Publication Date: May 1, 2018 Genre: Thriller Vanity Fair calls it one of the most anticipated books of the summer. Soon to be a major motion picture starring Scandal’s Kerry Washington. An addictive psychological thriller about a group of women whose lives become […]

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Ring in the Year with Murder by Auralee Wallace

  Title: Ring in the Year with Murder Author: Auralee Wallace Pages: 304 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Publication Date: October 31, 2017 Genre: Cozy Mystery My Rating: 4/5 It’s been a tough year for Erica Bloom. And with hours left on the clock and a killer crashing the party, it’s not over yet… This New […]

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