Recommended: The Scorching by Libbi Duncan

The Scorching by Libbi Duncan is perhaps one of the most relatable YA fantasy novels I’ve read in a long time. Many of you may be disappointed, but I did not love reading The Hunger Games books and felt happy with watching […]

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Recommended: Looker by Laura Sims

In the interest of full disclosure, I must begin my review of Looker by Laura Sims by saying this: My feelings about this novel are likely influenced by … let’s call it creative marketing. All over the internet, Looker was billed as […]

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Recommmended: Hunting Annabelle by Wendy Heard

Book review: Hunting Annabelle by Wendy Heard is one of the best debut thrillers I’ve ever read. Recommended for thriller lovers who enjoy being outsmarted by the author.

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Recommended: Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman

Something in the Water has one of the best opening chapters of any book I’ve ever read. The story starts with Erin digging her husband’s grave. It describes the ritual in brutal, what I can only assume is authentic detail. As readers […]

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Recommended: Girl in Snow by Danya Kakufka

Girl in Snow drew me in with its premise and beautiful writing and did not disappoint. Unlike some suspense novels, I felt myself caring about and searching for the answers to all of the mysterious plots, both main and sub. And there […]

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Recommended: My Sister’s Grave by Robert Dugoni

I have recommended, and will continue to recommend, My Sister’s Grave to everyone I know who reads novels. The novel introduces the world to Tracy Crosswhite, a sharpshooting Seattle detective whose kid sister was murdered in their youth. As many procedurals do, […]

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