Kill Creek

KILL CREEK Written by Scott Thomas Published by Inkshares, October 31st, 2017 My star rating – 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: At the end of a dark prairie road, nearly forgotten in the Kansas countryside, is the Finch House. For years it has remained empty, overgrown, abandoned. Soon the door will be opened for the first…

I Must Betray You

I MUST BETRAY YOU Written by Ruta Sepetys Published by Penguin, February 1, 2022 My star rating – 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Romania, 1989. Communist regimes are crumbling across Europe. Seventeen-year-old Cristian Florescu dreams of becoming a writer, but Romanians aren’t free to dream; they are bound by rules and force. Amidst the tyrannical dictatorship…

The Love Hypothesis

THE LOVE HYPOTHESIS Written by Ali Hazelwood Published by Berkley Books, September 14th, 2021 My rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: As a third-year Ph.D. candidate, Olive Smith doesn’t believe in lasting romantic relationships–but her best friend does, and that’s what got her into this situation. Convincing Anh that Olive is dating and well on…

Bunny

BUNNY Written by Mona Awad Published by Viking, June 11, 2019 My star rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Samantha Heather Mackey couldn’t be more of an outsider in her small, highly selective MFA program at New England’s Warren University. A scholarship student who prefers the company of her dark imagination to that of most…

TOP 10 BOOKS OF 2021!

It’s my favourite time of the year! Yes, it’s the holiday season… but that’s not why it’s my favourite. It’s the top 10 lists that are everywhere I look! If there was ever a time to get book recommendations, this is it! I’ve found so many amazing books over the years through posts like this…

The Holiday Swap

THE HOLIDAY SWAP Written by Maggie Knox Published by Viking, October 5th, 2021 My star rating – 5 stars! THE SYNOPSIS: All they want for Christmas is a different life. When chef Charlie Goodwin gets hit on the head on the L.A. set of her reality baking show, she loses a lot more than consciousness;…

Well Matched

WELL MATCHED (Well Met #3) Written by Jen Deluca Published by Berkley, October 19, 2021 My star rating – 5 stars!!! THE SYNOPSIS: Single mother April Parker has lived in Willow Creek for twelve years with a wall around her heart. On the verge of being an empty nester, she’s decided to move on from…

Nothing But Blackened Teeth

NOTHING BUT BLACKENED TEETH Written by Cassandra Khaw Published by Nightfire, October 19, 2021 My star rating – 3.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: A Heian-era mansion stands abandoned, its foundations resting on the bones of a bride and its walls packed with the remains of the girls sacrificed to keep her company. It’s the perfect wedding…

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…