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!
Title: High Profile: A Jesse Stone Novel
Author: Robert B. Parker
Format: Paperback edition, Berkley Books
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 a major fan of Robert B. Parker’s work.
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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 the floor like alien tentacles.”
Read: September 2015
My rating: ****1/2
My rating: 4/5
‘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)
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 the end of the road, where, when he was seven, he encountered a most remarkable girl, Lettie Hempstock, and her mother and grandmother.
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.
Title: An Ember in the Ashes
Author: Sabaa Tahir
Genre: Yong Adult/Sci Fi/Fantasy
Format: Book borrowed from the library
My rating: 4/5