Bionic Book Worm

Book reviews, Top 5 Tuesday, recommendations and more



The Echo Room

THE ECHO ROOM Written by Parker Peevyhouse Published by Tor Teen, September 11, 2018 My star rating: 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Rett wakes on the floor of a cold, dark room. He doesn’t know how he got there, only that... Continue Reading →


Sadie – Blog tour stop, review, and Q&A!

SADIE Written by Courtney Summers Published by Wednesday Books, September 4, 2018 My star rating: 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Sadie hasn't had an easy life. Growing up on her own, she's been raising her sister Mattie in an isolated small... Continue Reading →

Burial Rites

BURIAL RITES Written by Hannah Kent Published by Little Brown, September 10, 2013 My star rating: 2 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Set against Iceland's stark landscape, Hannah Kent brings to vivid life the story of Agnes, who, charged with the brutal... 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 →

Six Stories

SIX STORIES Written by Matt Wesolowski Published by Orenda Books, June 1, 2017 My star rating: 2.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: 1997. Scarclaw Fell. The body of teenager Tom Jeffries is found at an Outward Bound center. Verdict? Misadventure. But not... Continue Reading →

A House at the Bottom of a Lake

A HOUSE AT THE BOTTOM OF A LAKE Written by Josh Malerman Published by This Is Horror, October 21, 2016 My star rating: 3.75 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Both seventeen. Both afraid. But both saying yes. It sounded like the perfect first... Continue Reading →

Beneath The Sugar Sky

BENEATH THE SUGAR SKY (Wayward Children #3) Written by Seanan McGuire Published by Tor, January 9, 2018 My star rating: 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Beneath the Sugar Sky returns to Eleanor West's Home for Wayward Children. At this magical boarding... Continue Reading →

One Of Us Is Lying

ONE OF US IS LYING Written by Karen M. McManus Published by Delacorte Press, May 30, 2017 My star rating: 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High... Continue Reading →

Every Heart A Doorway

EVERY HEART A DOORWAY Written by Seanan McGuire Published by Tor, April 5, 2016 My star rating: 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children No Solicitations No Visitors No Quests Children have always disappeared under the right... Continue Reading →

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