Fable

FABLE (Fable #1) Written by Adrienne Young Published by Wednesday Books, September 1, 2020 My star rating – 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: For seventeen-year-old Fable, the daughter of the most powerful trader in the Narrows, the sea is the only home she has ever known. It’s been four years since the night she watched her…

Everything Is Fine

EVERYTHING IS FINE Written by Gillian Harvey Published by Orion, May 28, 2020 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Jessica Bradley has it all: the perfect boyfriend; influential healthy-eating blog; successful PR company and wonderful daughter, Anna. Or at least that is what her thousands of followers believe. The truth is, her boyfriend…

Ready Player Two

READY PLAYER TWO (Ready Player One #2) Written by Ernest Cline Published by Ballantine Books, November 24th, 2020 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Days after Oasis founder James Halliday’s contest, Wade Watts makes a discovery that changes everything. Hidden within Halliday’s vault, waiting for his heir to find, lies a technological advancement…

Across The Green Grass Fields

ACROSS THE GREEN GRASS FIELDS (Wayward Children #6) Written by Seanan McGuire Published by Tor, January 12, 2021 My star rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Regan loves, and is loved, though her school-friend situation has become complicated, of late. When she suddenly finds herself thrust through a doorway that asks her to “Be Sure”…

Off The Grid Readathon TBR – January Edition!

Man oh man – this readathon could NOT have come at a better time! I live in Ontario Canada and we were placed on a lockdown on December 26th. And now, taking place today actually, we have been placed on a “stay at home” order. Not really sure what’s supposed to be different from a…

Top 10 Books Of 2020!!

It’s finally that time! Time to talk about our favourite books of the year! This might be better than Christmas…… maybe……. This was a VERY different reading year for me. I struggled through the most persistent reading slump i’ve ever experienced. I’ve had them last a few weeks before but this was MONTHS! Dealing with…

Off The Grid Readathon Dates for 2021!

First of all – Yes! I’m still alive lol. It’s been a LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOONG time since i’ve posted anything. Like a lot of you, the dumpster fire that is 2020 has taken its toll on me. My mental health has basically gotten in the way of anything I love. Good news is – I’m getting better….

The Haunting of Hill House

THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE Written by Shirley Jackson Published by Arcturus Publishing in 2018 (Originally published Oct 16, 1959) My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Rumors of psychic disturbances surround Hill House. Are they caused by a ghostly presence, or are the reasons for the building’s terrifying and mysterious reputation altogether more…