Bionic Book Worm

Book reviews, Top 5 Tuesday, recommendations and more


Adult Fiction

Let’s Go Swimming on Doomsday

LET'S GO SWIMMING ON DOOMSDAY Written by Natalie C Anderson Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, January 15, 2019 My star rating: 5 stars! THE SYNOPSIS:           When Abdi's family is kidnapped, he's... Continue Reading →



OUTLANDER Written by Diana Gabaldon Published by Anchor Canada, 2002 (First published in 1991) My star rating: 5 stars!! THE SYNOPSIS:           The year is 1945. Claire Randall, a former combat nurse, is just back from... Continue Reading →

The Cuckoo’s Calling

THE CUCKOO'S CALLING Written by Robert Galbraith (a.k.a - J.K. Rowling) Published by Mulholland Books/Little Brown and Co, April 30, 2013 My star rating: THE SYNOPSIS:           After losing his leg to a land mine in... Continue Reading →

TOP 10 BOOKS OF 2018!

It's here, it's here! The list is here! And let me tell you - this list was NOT easy to narrow down to just 10! I read so many amazing books this year and ended up with a list 20... Continue Reading →

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry

THE STORIED LIFE OF A.J. FIKRY Written by Gabrielle Zevin Published by Penguin Canada, April 1, 2014 My star rating: 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS:           A.J. Fikry's life is not at all what he expected it... Continue Reading →


HEXED (Iron Druid Chronicles #2) Written by Kevin Hearne Published by Del Rey, June 7, 2011 My star rating: 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Atticus O’Sullivan, last of the Druids, doesn’t care much for witches. Still, he’s about to make nice... Continue Reading →

The Shadow of the Wind

THE SHADOW OF THE WIND Written by Carlos Ruiz Zafón Published by Penguin books, January 25, 2005 My star rating: 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Barcelona, 1945 - just after the war, a great world city lies in shadow, nursing its... Continue Reading →

The Well of Ascension

THE WELL OF ASCENSION (Mistborn #2) Written by Brandon Sanderson Published by Tor Books, August 5, 2014 My star rating: 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Vin, the street urchin who has grown into the most powerful Mistborn in the land, and... Continue Reading →

The Wanderers

THE WANDERERS Written by Meg Howrey Published by G.P. Putnam's and Sons, March 14, 2017 My Star rating: 3.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: In four years Prime Space will put the first humans on Mars. Helen Kane, Yoshi Tanaka, and Sergei... Continue Reading →

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