Tag: great characters

Book Review: The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth Wein

Book Review: The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth Wein

June 5, 2017 Book review 28 ★★★½

My head is melted trying to decide a rating for The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth Wein. I’m so torn. A part of me loves the characters and the atmosphere.  The other part of me laments the lack of pace, and the overly detailed descriptions. First Line of The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth… Read more »

Book Review: One Bad Turn by Sinead Crowley

Book Review: One Bad Turn by Sinead Crowley

June 2, 2017 Book review 6 ★★★★

One Bad Turn by Sinead Crowley is a deceptively twisty book, which I raced though eager to puzzle it all out.  And of course I was racing against the mind of Claire Boyle, the detective sergeant whose mind was also racing and her sleuthing skills quickly outpaced me.  I loved… Read more »

Book Review : Trivial Pursuits by Aven Ellis

Book Review : Trivial Pursuits by Aven Ellis

May 10, 2017 Book review 5 ★★★★

Friendship goals, relationship goals, wardrobe goals and career goals; that’s what every Aven Ellis book I’ve ever read feels like to me. First Line of Trivial Pursuits by Aven Ellis “I stare at the blinking cursor on my cell phone.” My Thoughts on Trivial Pursuits by Aven Ellis I could just give… Read more »

Book Review :  The Hourglass by Tracy Rees

Book Review : The Hourglass by Tracy Rees

May 8, 2017 Book review 14 ★★★★½

Do you like contemporary fiction and historical fiction? Well if so, you are in for a treat with The Hourglass by Tracy Rees, as it mixes both together flawlessly. Balancing the books is a quick fire review where I list the assets and liabilities of a book (as I see… Read more »

Book Review: Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

Book Review: Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

February 24, 2017 Book review 11 ★★★★★

Dark Matter by Blake Crouch just lit up my world for the last 24 hours! It’s fast, twisty and hurt my brain so good with all the scientific explanations! My Thoughts on Dark Matter by Blake Crouch I absolutely loved this book and devoured it as fast as I could.  To… Read more »

Book Review: Lone Star by Paullina Simons

Book Review: Lone Star by Paullina Simons

December 16, 2016 Book review 0 ★★★★★

What have I being doing all my reading life that I haven’t read a book by Paulina Simons before now.  I’ve just finished Lone Star by Paullina Simons and it pretty much finished me too. I’m blown away.  By feels.  All the feels.  Blown away, into a lake of feels,… Read more »

Book Review: Home by Harlan Coben

Book Review: Home by Harlan Coben

December 7, 2016 Book review 5 ★★★★

Home is where the heart is.  And The Mryon Bolitar series has my heart, and has had it for years.  So I couldn’t wait to read Home by Harlan Coben to see what craziness the gang were battling nowadays. My Thoughts on Home by Harlan Coben I won’t lie, this… Read more »