Description from Goodreads: Aza Ray is drowning in thin air. Since she was a baby, Aza has suffered from a mysterious lung disease that makes it ever harder for her to breathe, to speak—to live. So when Aza catches a glimpse of a ship in the sky, her family chalks it up to a… Read More Magonia – Book Review
The Scorpion Rules 4.5/5 Really, really enjoyed The Scorpion Rules. I’ve never read anything by Erin Bow before, but I definitely want to read her other books ASAP!
Matched I picked up the book because I liked the premise. A girl caught in the throes of society whose rules she didn’t want to follow. It was dystopian, it had a female lead–seemed like it would be good.
Title: High Profile: A Jesse Stone Novel Author: Robert B. Parker Format: Paperback edition, Berkley Books Published: 2008 It is no secret that I am a reader largely of mysteries, most notably PI series. For anyone who has followed what I do and review, it is also not hard to determine that I am… Read More High Profile – Book Review
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs RaeleighReads rating: 5 out of 5 coffee cups “Scattered toys, evidence of children long gone, lay skinned in dust. Creeping mold had turned window-adjacent walls black and furry. Fireplaces were throttled with vines that had descended from the roof and had begun to spread across… Read More Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children – Book Review
Fiction: Crime/Thriller Read: September 2015 My rating: ****1/2
My rating: 4/5 From Goodreads: ‘Just listen,’ Adam says with a voice that sounds like shrapnel.’ I open my eyes wide now. I sit up as much as I can. And I listen. ‘Stay,’ he says. Everybody has to make choices. Some might break you.
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman Published April 8th 2014 by Harper (first published June 18th 2013) 181 Pages Goodreads Summary: A middle-aged man returns to his childhood home to attend a funeral. Although the house he lived in is long gone, he is drawn to the farm at… Read More The Ocean at the End of the Lane – Book Review
Fatal attraction, two ways My rating: 5 of 5 stars. Nick and Amy approached their marriage in the same way most Americans do, by trying their hardest to please each other and submerging any personality traits or personal desires that might be viewed as negative.