Title: Night Vision: An Oupire Romance Author: Caroline Davis Genre: Paranormal Romance This novel is part “realizing one’s place in the world,” part romance, taking readers on a journey with Lily Schmidt, an oupire who lives in a watchful community of oupires in Brookton.
Title: All the Bright Places Author: Jennifer Niven Publisher: Knopf Publication Date: January 6, 2015 Tara’s rating: 5 out of 5 stars My local bookstore has been promoting this book like CRAZY for weeks and weeks – so I finally bit the bullet and gave it a shot, only to be 100% captivated.
Title: Longevity Author name: Rolf Margenau Genre: Mystery / Thriller For a thriller, this is a lighter-hearted romp, where difficulties are readily swept aside and worries evaporate before the heroes, Dr. Lucy Mendoza and Grant Duran, the latter an ex-Marine with a network of friends and a range of skills that might make James Bond envious.
A Midsummer Night’s Romp by Katie MacAlister Elaine’s rating: 4 of 5 stars Title: A Midsummer Night’s Romp Author: Katie MacAlister Series: Ainslie Brothers, #2 Pages: 352 Publisher: Signet Date: May 5, 2015
Wayfarer by Alexandra Bracken Texas, 1905 Etta Spencer didn’t know she was a traveller until the day she found herself not just miles, but years from home. Now, Etta is stranded in time and separated from the boy she loves. At the mercy of a family she once thought her enemy, Etta learns of a… Read More Wayfarer – Book Review
Title: One Bite at a Time Author: Brandon Faircloth Genre: Horror / Short Story Collection In One Bite at a Time, Faircloth showcases a collection of twenty-five short horror stories ranging from creepy to spine-chilling. The first in the collection centers a little girl whose new obsession with drawing takes a sinister turn.… Read More Editorial Review – One Bite at a Time
Title: Zena: Soldier Author: Edward Lake Genre: Lesbian Fiction / Science Fiction This story reads a bit like Hunger Games meets Mulan as it retells a young woman’s struggle to protect her family while fulfilling her dream of being a soldier—despite her being a woman and being drawn, romantically, to other women. Zena is a slave… Read More Editorial Review: Zena: Soldier
While reading Gint Aras’s novel The Fugue the image that came to my mind was not of an eternal golden braid, but of a broken mirror, cracked and fragmented, each tiny slither reflecting a different aspect of a multifaceted narrative. It’s an image of stasis, of everything at once, eternally present, blindingly coeval. And… Read More The Fugue – Book Review
Title: Chasing the Blue Sky Author: Will Lowrey Genre: Fiction / Animals / Pets In Chasing the Blue Sky, Toby, a lively, young Pitbull mix, tries to find a place to call home.