White Smoke

WHITE SMOKE Written by Tiffany D. Jackson Published by Katherine Tegen Books, September 14th, 2021 My star rating – 5 stars! THE SYNOPSIS: Marigold is running from ghosts. The phantoms of her old life keep haunting her, but a move with her newly blended family from their small California beach town to the embattled Midwestern…

Certain Dark Things

CERTAIN DARK THINGS Written by Sylvia Moreno-Garcia Published by Tor Nightfire, September 7th, 2021 My star rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Welcome to Mexico City, an oasis in a sea of vampires. Domingo, a lonely garbage-collecting street kid, is just trying to survive its heavily policed streets when a jaded vampire on the run…

The Last Legacy

THE LAST LEGACY Written by Adrienne Young Published by Wednesday Books, September 7th, 2021 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: When a letter from her uncle Henrik arrives on Bryn Roth’s eighteenth birthday, summoning her back to Bastian, Bryn is eager to prove herself and finally take her place in her long-lost family….

A Dark and Secret Place

A DARK AND SECRET PLACE Written by Jen Williams Published by Crooked Lane Books, June 8, 2021 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: When prodigal daughter Heather Evans returns to her family home after her mother’s baffling suicide, she makes an alarming discovery–stacks and stacks of carefully preserved letters from notorious serial killer…

Witch Please

WITCH PLEASE (Fix-it Witches #1) Written by Ann Aguirre Published by Sourcebooks, September 7th, 2021 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Danica Waterhouse is a fully modern witch—daughter, granddaughter, cousin, and co-owner of the Fix-It Witches, a magical tech repair shop. After a messy breakup that included way too much family “feedback,” Danica…

Under The Whispering Door

UNDER THE WHISPERING DOOR Written by T.J Klune Published by Tor Books, September 21, 2021 My star rating – 5 stars, infinity, perfection! THE SYNOPSIS: When a reaper comes to collect Wallace Price from his own funeral, Wallace suspects he really might be dead. Instead of leading him directly to the afterlife, the reaper takes…

July 2021 Wrap Up!

July wasn’t a half bad month for reading! I didn’t read an epic amount of books – only 5…. and two of those were novellas lol. BUT – what this month lacked in page count, it more than made up for it with quality. I read a book this month that I’m willing to bet…

Malibu Rising

MALIBU RISING Written by Taylor Jenkins Reid Published by Ballantine Books, June 1, 2021 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Malibu: August, 1983. It’s the day of Nina Riva’s annual end-of-summer party, and anticipation is at a fever pitch. Everyone wants to be around the famous Rivas: Nina, the talented surfer and supermodel;…

The Mid Year Freak Out Tag – 2021

What’s that? A tag? I bet you’re surprised! What’s that? I’m late? No one is surprised….. I’ve been meaning to get to this tag for a few weeks now and I’m FINALLY getting around to it! My reason for not getting to it this week is that i’ve managed to finish THREE books this week!…