BOOK REVIEW: THE DEAD AND THE DARK BY COURTNEY GOULD

4.5 out of 5 stars This was a thrilling debut novel from Courtney Gould! The Dead and the Dark was fast-paced and kept me guessing pretty much right up till the end. My favorite part just might be how expertly Gould takes something as seemingly unremarkable as a negative feeling and materializes it into something… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: THE DEAD AND THE DARK BY COURTNEY GOULD

BOOK REVIEW: A GOOD DAY FOR CHARDONNAY BY DARYNDA JONES

I absolutely LOVED A Bad Day for Sunshine and I’m happy to say I equally adored A Good Day For Chardonnay! This was everything you could want for in a sequel. All the things I liked about the first book were not only present in book two but also kinda taken to the next level,… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: A GOOD DAY FOR CHARDONNAY BY DARYNDA JONES

BOOK REVIEW: GIRL ONE BY SARA FLANNERY MURPHY

It is refreshing when a book delivers on its premise. I could definitely see where the Orphan Black and Margaret Atwood vibes come into play here. Another interesting element to me was the cult like atmosphere. I was drawn into this story pretty much right away and scrambling to piece it all together along with… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: GIRL ONE BY SARA FLANNERY MURPHY

BOOK REVIEW: NAMESAKE BY ADRIENNE YOUNG

3 out of 5 stars Admittedly, my expectations for Namesake were sky-high after being blown away by Fable, and while I think this was a good read unfortunately it fell short of everything I had hoped for. I think some key things that I loved so much about Fable, the camaraderie of the Marigold crew… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: NAMESAKE BY ADRIENNE YOUNG

BOOK REVIEW: DOWN COMES THE NIGHT BY ALLISON SAFT

4.5 out of 5 stars Man do I love it when a story delivers on it’s promises, or more precisely it’s premise. Although, I will say I went in expecting perhaps a bit more of a typical haunted house type of situation but I am infinitely more pleased with the way the author seemed to… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: DOWN COMES THE NIGHT BY ALLISON SAFT

BOOK REVIEW: CROWN OF BONES BY A.K. WILDER

4 out of 5 stars This was a fabulous debut YA epic fantasy adventure! The worldbuilding was top notch, a vast fantastical world that we’ve only just been introduced to. I’m super curious and excited to see even more of the inner depths explored in coming novels. The characters were compelling and mostly multifaceted. I… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: CROWN OF BONES BY A.K. WILDER