I knew I was going to like the heroine in Code Name Hélène by Ariel Lawhon by the end of the first page. By the end of the first chapter, I loved her! The Story: Code Name Hélène by Ariel Lawhon begins with Hélène about to jump out of a plane for the first time […]
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My Review: Formula starts off at such a fast pace that I really wondered how it would be possible to sustain the momentum throughout the whole novel. I quickly found out… There’s a dead race car driver in the beginning and then bodies just keep dropping. And not just insignificant side characters, but main characters are […]
Well, I finally got to check Mat Johnson‘s Loving Day off of my “To Be Read” list! Loving Day is funny, serious, light-hearted, deep, uplifting and slightly offensive all at the same time… Basically, I loved it! It’s a satirical story about Warren Duffy, a biracial man who recently divorced overseas, and has come back […]
A completely honest review about a book full of lies, deceit and an eye opening view of the trust we put into the company we keep.
Now that my girls are older, I rarely get the opportunity to read children’s books. Okay, that’s a lie… Image found on Flickr, Linda Jordon On occasion (aka not so occasionally), you can find me sitting in my library/sewing/writing/soon-to-be-bed room reading Dr. Seuss — out loud. (Not sure what it says about me that there’s a room […]
Are you your own worst enemy? In the book Dark Matter by Blake Crouch, being your own worst enemy isn’t just figurative. This was the first book of Blake Crouch’s I’ve read, and it was amazing! Jason Dessen is abducted and wakes up in a world very similar to our own, but with major differences. […]