Tag: dark

Book Review: Fight Back by Anna Smith

Book Review: Fight Back by Anna Smith

May 10, 2019 Book review 8 ★★★★★

I’ll be honest, I wouldn’t have given the book cover of Fight Back by Anna Smith a second glance. It does nothing for me. But the gangland Glasgow setting caught my attention, so I decided to jump straight in to book 2 of this series. Great decision, as WOW I… Read more »

Book Review: Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

Book Review: Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

June 8, 2017 Book review 33 ★★★½

Into the Water by Paula Hawkins is book that dividing my Goodreads friends into 2 camps.  Team-loving-it, and Team-abandoning-it-quickly.  And I relate to both! Thoughts on Into the Water by Paula Hawkins Yes all the points of view confused and annoyed me, but it’s worth paddling on through the various perspectives…. Read more »

Book Review : Cam Girl by Leah Raeder

Book Review : Cam Girl by Leah Raeder

October 27, 2015 Book review 21 ★★★★

I don’t know where to start with the review for Cam Girl by Lean Raeder!  It was raw, powerful and incredibly intense.  And I felt so much pain pouring out between the lines that it basically is trauma in the form of a book! First Line of Cam Girl by… Read more »

Book Review : Resonance by Celine Kiernan

Book Review : Resonance by Celine Kiernan

May 20, 2015 Book review 7 ★★★

OK, don’t all look at that 3 star rating and dismiss this as book not worthy of your time!  Hear me out, this book is really good but I’m just not the best target audience for it. First Line of Resonance by Celine Kiernan: “For a moment, the Angel looked… Read more »

Book Review : You by Caroline Kepnes

Book Review : You by Caroline Kepnes

March 24, 2015 Book review 12 ★★★

It’s been 16 hours and 1 day since I last read You.  And do I miss You?  Well…. it’s complicated! First Line of You by Caroline Kepnes: “You walk into the bookstore and you keep your hand on the door to make sure it doesn’t slam.”  My Thoughts on You… Read more »

Book Review : Nocte by Courtney Cole

Book Review : Nocte by Courtney Cole

January 5, 2015 Book review 5 ★★★½

With a tagline of ‘save me and I’ll save you’, I knew this book was one that wouldn’t linger long on my To-Be-Read wasteland.  It sounded exciting and any reviews I had seen mentioned dark and twisty so in I dived.  I love books with murky, mysterious plots! First Line… Read more »