DUNE | Frank Herbert (Dune #1) 06.1965 | Ace Books Rating: 4/5 stars Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, heir to a noble family tasked with ruling an inhospitable world where the only thing of value is the “spice” melange, a drug capable of extending life … Continue reading Book Review: Dune
BONE WHITE | Ronald Malfi 07.25.2017 | Kensington Publishing Corporation Rating: 5/5 stars Paul Gallo saw the report on the news: a mass murderer leading police to the graves of his victims in remote Dread’s Hand, Alaska. This is the last place Paul’s twin brother, Danny, was seen before he went missing a year ago. … Continue reading Book Review: Bone White
THE MISSING HOURS by Julia Dahl: Claudia Castro has it all: a famous family, a trust fund, thousands of Instagram followers, and a spot in NYU’s freshman class. After a traumatic night out that leaves Claudia unable to remember what happened she goes missing. I picked this one up on a whim just looking for … Continue reading Mini Reviews: The Missing Hours, The Push, & Invisible Girl
PETRIFIED WOMEN | Jeremy Ray 05.14.2021 | Infinite Ray Publishing Rating: 4.5/5 stars Harley has the perfect boyfriend. She’s confident that Aiden’s a keeper. He's a bit eccentric and his wood carving hobby is a little odd. His need for isolation while he carves his life-size female figurines is strange. And maybe his obsession with … Continue reading Book Review: Petrified Women
I had good intentions to get this stack posted up earlier in the month, but it always seems I don't get around to them until the 2nd week of the month. So far my reading for November is going pretty slow. I managed to read less than 100 pages over the last 4 days, which … Continue reading November TBR!
THE HUNTING WIVES | May Cobb 05.18.2021 | Berkley Rating: 3.5/5 stars Sophie O’Neill has left behind an envy-inspiring career and the stressful, competitive life of big city Chicago to settle down with her husband and young son in a small Texas town. This is everything Sophie has been dreaming of: a beautiful home in … Continue reading Book Review: The Hunting Wives
PIZZA GIRL | Jean Kyoung Frazier 06.09.2020 | Doubleday Rating: 4/5 stars Eighteen-years-old, pregnant, and working as a pizza delivery girl in suburban Los Angeles, our charmingly dysfunctional heroine is deeply lost and in complete denial about it. She’s grieving the loss of her father who she has more in common with than she would … Continue reading Book Review: Pizza Girl
Summer reading is officially here, which means I'm building my monster stacks of monthly maybe reads filled with fast-paced thrillers, YA, and creepy horror. Not much different than my usually reading line-up if we're honest! This summer my goal is to read a lot of fun books. I want reads that are quick and get … Continue reading June TBR!
THE SOURCE | Sarah Sultoon 04.15.2021 | Orenda Books Rating: 4/5 stars 1996, Essex: Thirteen-year-old schoolgirl, Carly lives in a disenfranchised town dominated by a military base. She’s struggling to take care of her baby sister while her mother turns to the bottle, day after day. When her enlisted brother shows up at the door … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Source
Calling all fans of Young Adult, Contemporary, and Romance reads! If you haven't heard about FRANKLY IN LOVE by David Yoon at this point, I'll assume you're on a social media hiatus! FRANKLY IN LOVE is David Yoon's debut novel and soon-to-be-movie. This book is one of the biggest YA book releases this fall! Synopsis: … Continue reading BOTM YA Feature: Frankly in Love by David Yoon