The Quick by Lauren Owen: A Supernatural Victorian Gothic Mystery

Fantasy & Supernatural
The Quick

Choosing The Quick by Lauren Owen was pretty much a no brainer. Take Victorian England and mix in a gothic mystery coupled with strange paranormal/supernatural elements, and how could I resist picking it up? Bring on the creepy background music and run check all the closets. This is at once a literary and often poetic […]

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Allegiant by Veronica Roth: How Will the Trilogy End?


Our review of Allegiant wraps up our reviews of the bestselling Divergent trilogy by Veronica Roth. I’ll admit that I almost didn’t post a review for this book – not because it isn’t good but because it contains too many spoilers for the first two books in the series. For that reason, it’s going to […]

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The Hidden Child by Camilla Lackberg: Book Review & Giveaway

The Hidden Child

I had heard of international bestselling Swedish mystery/thriller author Camilla Lackberg but had never read any of her novels. So when I got the opportunity to get The Hidden Child, I jumped all over it. The Hidden Child is a mystery but it’s also a search for answers to family secrets – those things families […]

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Insurgent by Veronica Roth: One Choice Can Transform or Destroy You


Last week we reviewed Divergent, Book #1 in the bestselling trilogy by Veronica Roth. There’s a link at the end of this review to that review for those of you who missed it. As soon as I finished reading it, I immediately began reading Insurgent, Book #2. I guess one good thing about being the […]

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Divergent by Veronica Roth: Which Faction Would You Choose?


This may be the last web site on the planet to review Divergent by Veronica Roth, which is kind of embarrassing. With a very full review schedule and books piling up on every surface, I just could not work it into my review schedule. Finally the book stars aligned and, thanks to my Amazon anti-trust […]

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

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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