REVIEW: The Endless Vessel

Charles Soule has an interesting mind. This one kept me wondering the whole time. It is a bit of a heavy handed commentary on the greediness and misery of humanity, but I loved the unique package it is delivered in. We get two distinct timelines. A slightly future Hong Kong where Lily lives and works asContinue reading “REVIEW: The Endless Vessel”

Pub Week REVIEW: The Broken Hearts Club

High school is hard. Dating in high school is even harder. Imogen has it even harder as she can see people’s auras, particularly when they are in love. This means too much pressure for any boy who might fancy her. So she creates a fake insta relationship with a boy she meets once. She feltContinue reading “Pub Week REVIEW: The Broken Hearts Club”

REVIEW: French Holiday

Merry’s best friend is marrying her sister, that sounds like a dream come true, if only she weren’t in love with him herself. After years of pining away for him, her sister, who has stolen everything she loves all of her life, has taken him as well. She decides to go to a French chateau ownedContinue reading “REVIEW: French Holiday”

Pub Day REVIEW: Killing Moon

Harry Hole is a disgraced detective drinking himself to death exiled from Norway to LA. He tries to help a friend and gets himself caught up in scrape that sends him straight back to Oslo. There he is hired for a big fee to solve some murders being pinned on a rich bigwig. Along theContinue reading “Pub Day REVIEW: Killing Moon”

REVIEW: Drowning

Another pulse pounding airplane thriller from TJ Newman. No way I could resist this one. Once again the audiobook is read by Steven Weber and I am here for it! Our unsuspecting passengers are departing Hawaii when tragedy strikes and the plane is about to be ditched. From the jump there are harrowing decisions andContinue reading “REVIEW: Drowning”

REVIEW: Fourth Wing

🚨 Unpopular opinion ahead 🚨 Ooof another bookstagram darling that I think is just a meh. I found the first two thirds of this one to be really slow and dull. Then it turned into porn. Finally, the last 20% had some good battles and dragon action. I know the ending was supposed to beContinue reading “REVIEW: Fourth Wing”

REVIEW: In the Lives of Puppets

So, I thought I was not a fan of TJ Klune’s writing, I DNFed The House in the Cerulean Sea. Cozy, feel good books with little plot do nothing for me. But Fairyloot saw fit to drop this at my door. My first inclination was to plot it online for sale. But those pretty pages said, ‘justContinue reading “REVIEW: In the Lives of Puppets”

Pub Day REVIEW: The Final Party

Ness is turning 40. She and her husband have invited their two closest couple friends on holiday in Sorrento with them. They are there to celebrate, but they are also there to settle an old score. This group has secrets and they are threatening to come out. Whew, these are the most complex group ofContinue reading “Pub Day REVIEW: The Final Party”

Pub Day REVIEW: The Chateau

Darcy and her three best friends are on holiday in France staying at her grandmother’s chateau. Her grandmother is quite old and has asked them to gather one last time. She has a message for each of them. But before she can deliver it, she is brutally murdered in her bed. The girls are leftContinue reading “Pub Day REVIEW: The Chateau”

Pub Day REVIEW: Yellowface

Juniper and Athena are writers. One successful and one not. Their friendship is of convenience until one night Juniper witnesses Athena’s death. Before she leaves the apartment she swipes Athena’s latest manuscript and decides to rewrite and publish it. It’s a sensation but quickly people wonder about a white woman writing a masterpiece about ChineseContinue reading “Pub Day REVIEW: Yellowface”