Bionic Book Worm

Book reviews, Top 5 Tuesday, recommendations and more


Adult Fiction

Golden Son

GOLDEN SON (Red Rising #2) Written by Pierce Brown Published by Del Rey, January 6, 2015 My star rating: 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: As a Red, Darrow grew up working the mines deep beneath the surface of Mars, enduring backbreaking... Continue Reading →


A Closed and Common Orbit

A CLOSED AND COMMON ORBIT (Wayfarers #2) Written by Becky Chambers Published by Hodder and Stoughton, October 20, 2016 My star rating: 2.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Lovelace was once merely a ship's artificial intelligence. When she wakes up in an... Continue Reading →

Disappearance at Devil’s Rock

DISAPPEARANCE AT DEVIL'S ROCK Written by Paul Tremblay Published by William Morrow, June 21, 2016 My star rating: 2.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Late one summer night, Elizabeth Sanderson receives the devastating news that every mother fears: her fourteen-year-old son, Tommy,... Continue Reading →

One True Loves

ONE TRUE LOVES Written by Taylor Jenkins Reid Published by Washington Square Press, June 7, 2016 My star rating: 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: In her twenties, Emma Blair marries her high school sweetheart, Jesse. They build a life for themselves,... Continue Reading →

If you like this then….. #14

Ok. It's been a while since I've done this post..... like 2 months long time! I've got a list of recommendations but other posts have gotten in the way. But I'm making it happen! And this is a good one.... Continue Reading →

The Poppy War

THE POPPY WAR Written by R.F. Kuang Published by Harper Voyager, May 1, 2018 My star rating: 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: When Rin aced the Keju, the Empire-wide test to find the most talented youth to learn at the Academies,... Continue Reading →

Calendar Girl – Series Thoughts!

CALENDAR GIRL SERIES (JANUARY - DECEMBER) Written by Audrey Carlan Published by Waterhouse Press My star rating: 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: It’s really simple. I needed money. A lot of money. One million dollars to be exact. The amount didn’t... Continue Reading →

At The Stroke of Midnight

AT THE STROKE OF MIDNIGHT Written by Tara Sivec Published by Swerve, February 27, 2018 My star rating: 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Once upon a time Cynthia was the perfect housewife. Between being the President of the PTA and keeping... Continue Reading →

The Hearts Invisible Furies

THE HEARTS INVISIBLE FURIES Written by John Boyne Published by Anchor Canada, March 6, 2018 My star rating: 500000000 stars! THE SYNOPSIS: Cyril Avery is not a real Avery--or at least that's what his adoptive parents tell him. And he... Continue Reading →

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