Growing up, my mom watched WAY too many Lifetime Movies, and I'm not talking about the sweet ones that are currently airing in anticipating of Christmas. I'm talking about the ones where the sweet, young girl inevitably gets caught up with the wrong crowd (usually a boy or one of the "popular" kids leads her… Continue reading Gazelle in the Shadows by Michelle Peach – book review
Well, you guys, I'm back from my week long getaway, full of margaritas, sun, and lots of reading! Just like I said when I shared my "packed books" list, I started off the vacation with The Outsider by Stephen King, a somewhat daunting book - 561 pages is super long IMHO - with a very… Continue reading The Outsider by Stephen King – Book Review
My morbid fascination with cults once again got the best of me, this time leading me into the YA genre. How much I enjoyed it...well that surprised even me. Oh my heart, this book evokes such feelings and interest in me, and I honestly don’t know if I can even do it justice. I can… Continue reading After the Fire by Will Hill – Book Review
By the time you read this, I'm going to be sitting on a plane, flying from RDU->IAH->CUN in pursuit of an all-inclusive dream. You seriously have no clue how much I desperately need this getaway with my sweet hubby! We packed our suitcase over a week ago...that was the easy part. Some swimwear, sunscreen, and… Continue reading 6 books for my Cancun getaway!
A modern twist on Agatha Christie's "And Then There Were None," An Unwanted Guest was a fun take on an isolated murder mystery, pushing you forward because you had to know the ending. The characters were mostly unsavory, the setting was truly isolated (can you get much more isolated than a mountain inn in the… Continue reading An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena – Book Review