ARC Review | The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

I find myself smiling ... and realize that staying firmly on Team I Hate Ethan Thomas is going to be more work than it may be worth. Published: Expected May 14, 2019 Publisher: Gallery Books Pages: 432 (Paperback) Series: N/A - Standalone     The problem with lying about relationships is that humans are fickle, … Continue reading ARC Review | The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

ARC Review: In the Neighborhood of True by Susan Kaplan Carlton

"But when hatred shows its face, you need to make a little ruckus." Published: Expected April 9, 2019 Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers Pages: 320 (Kindle) Series: N/A - Standalone   I'm pretending so much - hiding the Jewish situation along with my general New York neuroses - someone should give me a Tony.   A … Continue reading ARC Review: In the Neighborhood of True by Susan Kaplan Carlton

ARC Review: A People’s History of Heaven by Mathangi Subramanian

"It's not easy to be a girl. But trust me, my dear. It is much, much harder to be a woman." Published: March 19, 2019 Publisher: Algonquin Books Pages: 304 (Hardcover) Series: N/A - Standalone     Early on, we girls learn that life owes us nothing, that womanhood is a spectrum of nuisances, heartbreak, … Continue reading ARC Review: A People’s History of Heaven by Mathangi Subramanian

ARC Review: Something Read, Something Dead by Eva Gates

Josie was in trouble, and I intended to do what I could to help her. Published: March 13, 2019 Publisher: Crooked Lane Books Pages: 320 (Kindle) Series: Lighthouse Library Mystery #5 The only way to clear the cloud of suspicion from Josie, I knew, was to find out who had killed Mirabelle.    Dark deeds … Continue reading ARC Review: Something Read, Something Dead by Eva Gates

ARC Review: The Night Olivia Fell by Christina McDonald

The truth, after all, only mattered as much as you allowed it to.  Published: February 5, 2019 Publisher: Gallery Books Pages: 368 (Kindle) Series: N/A - Standalone   What do you do when you know something and nobody will listen? When you need answers and nobody will provide them? When you can't trust anybody to … Continue reading ARC Review: The Night Olivia Fell by Christina McDonald

ARC Review: The Spook in the Stacks by Eva Gates

It's Halloween and celebrations are in full swing at the Bodie Island Lighthouse Library. The book club is reading Sleepy Hollow, multiple ghost talks are scheduled, cardboard gravestones abound, oh, and there's a real dead body in the rare books room. Looks like librarian Lucy Richardson is back on a case! Published: June 12th, 2018 Publisher: Crooked … Continue reading ARC Review: The Spook in the Stacks by Eva Gates

Stephen Wallenfels’s ‘Bad Call’ Review

Colin, Ceo, Grahame, and Ellie set out on a hiking/camping expedition in the beautiful Yosemite National Park. However, this is a trip based on lies and as things start to pile up one thing becomes clear; not everyone is leaving the park alive. Published: Expected to publish December 19th, 2017 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Pages: 320     … Continue reading Stephen Wallenfels’s ‘Bad Call’ Review