fiction

The Revenant of Thraxton Hall by Vaughn Entwistle: A Gothic Mystery

Fiction
The Revenant of Thraxton Hall

The novel we’re reviewing today is Book #1 in a new gothic paranormal mystery series by English author Vaughn Entwistle. It has a rather long title, The Revenant of Thraxton Hall: The Paranormal Casebooks of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The idea of Sherlock Holmes’ creator being involved in a mystery involving a revenant was enough […]

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The Cairo Affair by Olen Steinhauer: A Timely Geo-Political Thriller

Bestsellers
The Cairo Affair

Every once in a while I like to read a really good spy novel, so I jumped on The Cairo Affair by Olen Steinhauer when I saw it. Olen Steinhauer is well known for high-stakes espionage and conspiracy novels. This new and very timely bestseller definitely carries that tradition forward. If you like edge-of-your-seat novels […]

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Collector of Dying Breaths by M.J. Rose: Book Tour, Review & Giveaway

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The Collector of Dying Breaths

We’re very excited to be participating in the virtual book tour for internationally bestselling author M.J. Rose’s newest novel, The Collector of Dying Breaths. And even more exciting is that the publisher is sponsoring a giveaway for us! If you’ve been following our reviews, you know we think M.J. Rose’s novels are absolutely wonderful! We […]

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Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi: Passing in 1950’s America

Fiction
Boy, Snow, Bird

When I first saw Boy, Snow, Bird by prizewinning author Helen Oyeyemi, I had no clue what it was about but the book cover had all kinds of possibilities. Normally I do quite a bit of due diligence when I select novels, but for some reason on this one I just flew blind. That means […]

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Don’t Even Think About It by Sarah Mlynowski: Do Flu Shots Cause ESP?

Children
Don't Even Think About It

If you’re a tween, teen, or young adult then you likely need no introduction to Sarah Mlynowski’s work. If you haven’t heard of Sarah, let’s just say her books are a lot of fun, have a huge international fan base of all ages, and they keep getting optioned by the entertainment industry. Her newest novel […]

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The Rich and the Dead by Liv Spector: Book Review & Giveaway

Events
The Rich and the Dead

We’re participating in a new book-related giveaway hop, Fool for Books, in honor of April Fools Day. For this hop, we’ve decided to feature The Rich and the Dead by Liv Spector because it’s not just a near future murder mystery but one with a very interesting twist you probably wouldn’t guess about from the […]

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