Lisa Jewell’s ‘The Girls in the Garden’ Review

The communal gardens behind Clare's new flat are gorgeous during the day, but become sinister as the sun goes down. When her eldest daughter, Grace, is found assaulted in those very gardens, it becomes clear that darkness lurks in the most normal of places. Published: June 7th, 2016 Publisher: Atria Books Pages: 309 "Best to … Continue reading Lisa Jewell’s ‘The Girls in the Garden’ Review

Eva Gates’s ‘Reading Up a Storm’ Review

After seeing lights in the night and a body on the shore, Lucy Richardson is back on the case. With murder, romance, and secrets galore one thing is for sure; life at the Lighthouse Library is never boring. Published: April 5th, 2016 Publisher: Obsidian Mystery Pages: 306 Cozy Mystery Series: Lighthouse Library Mystery #3 Rating:  … Continue reading Eva Gates’s ‘Reading Up a Storm’ Review

Eva Gates’s ‘Booked for Trouble’ Review

Lucy Richardson, assistant librarian, is surprised by an impromptu visit from her mother, Suzanne. When a woman her mother is seen arguing with, a woman who claims to know Suzanne's secrets, ends up dead, it's up to Lucy to solve the mystery and clear her mother's name.   Published: September 1st, 2015 Publisher: Obsidian Mystery … Continue reading Eva Gates’s ‘Booked for Trouble’ Review

Ruth Ware’s ‘The Woman in Cabin 10’ Review

Travel journalist Laura Blacklock gets the assignment of a lifetime; an all-inclusive trip aboard a new luxury boat, the Aurora. What should be the turning point of her career turns into a nightmare complete with murder, lies, and the cold, dark sea.         Published: July 19th, 2016 Publisher: Scout Press Pages: 340 Rating: … Continue reading Ruth Ware’s ‘The Woman in Cabin 10’ Review