Fantasy/Science Fiction, Sydney Paige Richardson

The Halves of Us

The Halves of Us by Sydney Paige Richardson This is the debut book of a new author (that actually is a local author for me)! Adie and Aura are twins, but they are not just any twins, they are daughters of a ruler in a land where anything is possible. The characters are amazing. You… Continue reading The Halves of Us

Rachel Caine, Stillhouse Lake, Suspense

Killman Creek (Stillhouse Lake Book 2)

Sorry for the 6-month hiatus. It was much needed with changes in work and life, as well as a need to recharge my reading in various ways. But off with the book blogging again. I am excited to be able to start reviewing once more. Killman Creek (Stillhouse Lake Book 2)  by Rachel Caine This… Continue reading Killman Creek (Stillhouse Lake Book 2)


Before I Fall

Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver This was a book that I was easily able to get lost in, but I was also easily able to pull away from. The story follows Samantha Kingston as she re-lives her "last day" over and over again. Realizing, as she goes through the journey that she has to… Continue reading Before I Fall

A.J. Finn, Suspense, Uncategorized

The Woman in the Window

The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn!! Ohmygoodness! I cant say it enough about this book. I wanted to read the whole thing in one sitting, but alas with responsibilities and other things I couldn't. This book is amazing! We meet Anna Fox, Dr. Fox, who has agoraphobia, the fear of leaving her… Continue reading The Woman in the Window

Agatha Christie, Mystery

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie Agatha Christie is one of the most famous writers in all of history in the mystery genre. This book was first  published in 1934. It has since been reprinted and made into a movie. This proves that Christie's books stand the test of time. In this book,… Continue reading Murder on the Orient Express

Mary Higgins Clark, Suspense, Under Suspicion

Every Breath You Take

Every Breath You Take By Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke This story follows the Under Suspicion  series including Laurie Moran and her successful television series by the same name. This time there is a new on-air host, Ryan Nichols, and her previous host (and romantic partner), Alex Buckley, has left in all aspects of her life.… Continue reading Every Breath You Take

Elememtary/Middle School, Uncategorized


Wonder  by R.J. Palacio Wonder follows the life of August, Auggie, during his first year at a prestigious school. His first year at an school other than homeschooling and to make matters even more high stakes, Auggie is not what others consider to be normal. Auggie has medical issues that have interacted with each other and… Continue reading Wonder