All the Water in the World #BookReview #allthewaterintheworld @scribnerbooks

Synopsis from Simon & Schuster: A stunning debut novel about a teenage girl and her mother as they grapple with first love, family secrets, and tragedy. Maddy is sixteen. Smart, funny, and profound, she has loyal friends, a mother with whom she’s unusually close, a father she’s never met, devoted grandparents, and a crush on … Continue reading All the Water in the World #BookReview #allthewaterintheworld @scribnerbooks

The Family Upstairs #BookReview @lisajewelluk #thefamilyupstairs @atriamysterybus @atriabooks

Synopsis from Simon & Schuster: From the New York Times bestselling author of Then She Was Gone comes another page-turning look inside one family’s past as buried secrets threaten to come to light.  Be careful who you let in. Soon after her twenty-fifth birthday, Libby Jones returns home from work to find the letter she’s been waiting for her … Continue reading The Family Upstairs #BookReview @lisajewelluk #thefamilyupstairs @atriamysterybus @atriabooks

The Memory Thief #BookReview #thememorythief @blinkyabooks @laurenmansy

Synopsis from Blink YA Books: In the city of Craewick, memories reign. The power-obsessed ruler of the city, Madame, has cultivated a society in which memories are currency, citizens are divided by ability, and Gifted individuals can take memories from others through touch as they please. Seventeen-year-old Etta Lark is desperate to live outside of … Continue reading The Memory Thief #BookReview #thememorythief @blinkyabooks @laurenmansy

Missing Person #BookReview #missingperson @mulhollandbooks

Synopsis from Mulholland Books: From acclaimed thriller writer Sarah Lotz, hailed by Stephen King as “vastly entertaining,” a new novel about a group of amateur detectives infiltrated by the sadistic killer whose crimes they’re investigating. Reclusive bookseller Shaun Ryan has always believed that his uncle Teddy died in a car accident twenty years ago. Then … Continue reading Missing Person #BookReview #missingperson @mulhollandbooks

The Turn of the Key #BookReview #theturnofthekey @scoutpressbooks @ruthwarewriter

Synopsis from Simon & Schuster: From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of In a Dark, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, The Lying Game, and The Death of Mrs. Westaway comes Ruth Ware’s highly anticipated fifth novel. When she stumbles across the ad, she’s looking for something else completely. But it seems … Continue reading The Turn of the Key #BookReview #theturnofthekey @scoutpressbooks @ruthwarewriter

The Whisper Man #BookReview #thewhisperman @celadonbooks @writer_north

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: In this dark, suspenseful thriller, Alex North weaves a multi-generational tale of a father and son caught in the crosshairs of an investigation to catch a serial killer preying on a small town. After the sudden death of his wife, Tom Kennedy believes a fresh start will help him and his … Continue reading The Whisper Man #BookReview #thewhisperman @celadonbooks @writer_north

Your Life is Mine #BookReview @atriabooks @NabenRuthnum #yourlifeismine @atriamysterybus

Synopsis from Simon & Schuster: Instant national bestseller Nathan Ripley follows up the success of Find You in the Dark with another suspenseful page-turner—this time about a woman whose notorious father died when she was a child, but whose legacy comes back to haunt her. Blanche Potter never expected to face her past again—but she … Continue reading Your Life is Mine #BookReview @atriabooks @NabenRuthnum #yourlifeismine @atriamysterybus

Orpheus Girl #BookReview #OrpheusGirl @soho_press @Brynne_RH

Synopsis from Soho Press: In her debut novel, award–winning poet Brynne Rebele-Henry re-imagines the epic of Orpheus as a love story between two teen girls in rural Texas. Abandoned by a single mother she never knew, 16-year-old Raya—obsessed with ancient myths—lives with her grandmother in a small conservative Texas town. For years Raya has hidden … Continue reading Orpheus Girl #BookReview #OrpheusGirl @soho_press @Brynne_RH

The Wickerlight #BookReview #wickerlight #marywatson @bloomsburypub

Synopsis from Bloomsbury Publishing: In this lush, magical thriller for fans of the Raven Cycle and The Hazel Wood, one girl's murder investigation leads her into an ancient magical war. It's been two months since Zara's sister Laila was found lifeless on the village green of the small Irish town Kilshamble, not a mark on … Continue reading The Wickerlight #BookReview #wickerlight #marywatson @bloomsburypub

The Wren Hunt #BookReview #reread @bloomsburypub #marywatson

Synopsis from Bloomsbury Publishing: Thrilling, atmospheric, and filled with ancient magic, this lyrically written YA debut is perfect for readers of The Raven Cycle and Wink Poppy Midnight. Every Christmas, Wren is chased through the woods near her isolated Irish village by her family's enemies--the Judges--and there's nothing that she or her grandfather can do … Continue reading The Wren Hunt #BookReview #reread @bloomsburypub #marywatson

The Perfect Son #BookReview @berkleypub #theperfectson #laurennorth

Synopsis from Penguin Random House: A disturbing and shocking debut novel of psychological suspense about a recently widowed mother, her young son, and the lengths she’ll go to in order to keep him safe. When Tess Clarke wakes up in the hospital the day after her son Jamie’s eighth birthday, she’s sure of these things: … Continue reading The Perfect Son #BookReview @berkleypub #theperfectson #laurennorth

Whisper Network #Review #whispernetwork @flatironbooks #chandlerbaker

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: “If only you’d listened to us, none of this would have happened.” Sloane, Ardie, Grace, and Rosalita have worked at Truviv, Inc. for years. The sudden death of Truviv’s CEO means their boss, Ames, will likely take over the entire company. Each of the women has a different relationship with Ames, … Continue reading Whisper Network #Review #whispernetwork @flatironbooks #chandlerbaker

The Last Wish of Sasha Cade #Review #thelastwishofsashacade @kcploft

Synopsis from KCP Loft: How far would you go for your best friend? The day Raquel has been dreading for months has finally arrived. Sasha, her best friend in the whole world, has died of cancer. Overwhelmed and brokenhearted, Raquel can’t even imagine life without her. And then a letter from Sasha arrives. Has she … Continue reading The Last Wish of Sasha Cade #Review #thelastwishofsashacade @kcploft

Girls Like Us #Review @putnambooks #girlslikeus @cristinaalger

Synopsis from Penguin Random House: From the celebrated and bestselling author of The Banker’s Wife, worlds collide when an FBI agent investigates a string of grisly murders on Long Island that raises the impossible question: What happens when the primary suspect is your father? FBI Agent Nell Flynn hasn’t been home in ten years. Nell … Continue reading Girls Like Us #Review @putnambooks #girlslikeus @cristinaalger

The Last Resort #BookReview #thelastresort @harlequinbooks @marissastapley

Synopsis from Harlequin Trade Publishing: The Harmony Resort promises hope for struggling marriages. Run by celebrity power couple Drs. Miles and Grace Markell, the “last resort” offers a chance for partners to repair their relationships in a luxurious setting on the gorgeous Mayan Riviera. Johanna and Ben have a marriage that looks perfect on the … Continue reading The Last Resort #BookReview #thelastresort @harlequinbooks @marissastapley

The Escape Room #BookReview #theescaperoom @stmartinspress @megangoldin

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: In Megan Goldin's unforgettable debut, The Escape Room, four young Wall Street rising stars discover the price of ambition when an escape room challenge turns into a lethal game of revenge. Welcome to the escape room. Your goal is simple. Get out alive. In the lucrative world of finance, Vincent, Jules, … Continue reading The Escape Room #BookReview #theescaperoom @stmartinspress @megangoldin

You, Me, and the Sea #BookReview #youmeandthesea @wmmorrowbooks @megdonohue

Synopsis from Harper Collins: From the USA Today bestselling author of All the Summer Girls and Dog Crazy comes a spellbinding and suspenseful tale inspired by Wuthering Heights that illuminates the ways in which hope—and even magic—can blossom in the darkest of places. To find her way, she must abandon everything she loves… As a … Continue reading You, Me, and the Sea #BookReview #youmeandthesea @wmmorrowbooks @megdonohue

Mrs Everything #BookReview #mrseverything @atriabooks @jenniferweiner

Synopsis from Simon & Schuster: From Jennifer Weiner, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Who Do You Love and In Her Shoes comes a smart, thoughtful, and timely exploration of two sisters’ lives from the 1950s to the present as they struggle to find their places—and be true to themselves—in a rapidly evolving … Continue reading Mrs Everything #BookReview #mrseverything @atriabooks @jenniferweiner

April & May 2019 Wrap Up

Hi Everyone! Happy first day of June! I hope you are making the most out of your time. I know I am. I have been home full-time since the second week of April and have been able to read and review more books. I love this opportunity. I am now nearly 8 months pregnant and … Continue reading April & May 2019 Wrap Up

A Mouse Called Julian #BookReview #amousecalledjulian @flyingeyebooks

Synopsis from NoBrow Press: Julian is a mouse who is perfectly happy avoiding other animals. They seem to just get in the way, and sometimes even try to eat him! But one day, Julian has an unexpected dinner guest… When the fox tries to sneak into Julian’s burrow for a tasty bite of mouse, it … Continue reading A Mouse Called Julian #BookReview #amousecalledjulian @flyingeyebooks

The Girl in Red #BookReview #thegirlinred @berkleypub #christinahenry

Synopsis from Penguin Random House: From the national bestselling author of Alice comes a postapocalyptic take on the perennial classic “Little Red Riding Hood”…about a woman who isn’t as defenseless as she seems. It’s not safe for anyone alone in the woods. There are predators that come out at night: critters and coyotes, snakes and … Continue reading The Girl in Red #BookReview #thegirlinred @berkleypub #christinahenry

The Story Web #BookReview #thestoryweb @bloomsburykids

Synopsis from Bloomsbury Publishing: In this heartfelt, magical instant classic, Megan Frazer Blakemore shows how the truths we tell can change the world. When Alice was little, she found a gigantic spider web deep in the forest. Her dad called it the Story Web and told her how its strands were woven from the stories … Continue reading The Story Web #BookReview #thestoryweb @bloomsburykids

The Kingdom #BookReview #thekingdom @mackidsbooks @henryholt

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: A half-android, half-human girl is accused of murder in Jess Rothenberg's tautly-paced YA thriller, The Kingdom, perfect for fans of Westworld and The Lunar Chronicles. Welcome to the Kingdom… where "Happily Ever After" isn’t just a promise, but a rule. Glimmering like a jewel behind its gateway, The Kingdom™ is an … Continue reading The Kingdom #BookReview #thekingdom @mackidsbooks @henryholt

All the Wrong Places #BookReview #allthewrongplaces @randomhouse @joyfielding

Synopsis from Penguin Random House: Four women—friends, family, rivals—turn to online dating for companionship, only to find themselves in the crosshairs of a tech-savvy killer using an app to target his victims in this harrowing thriller from the New York Times bestselling author of See Jane Run and The Bad Daughter. Online dating is risky—will … Continue reading All the Wrong Places #BookReview #allthewrongplaces @randomhouse @joyfielding

Naturally Tan #Review #naturallytan @stmartinspress @tanfrance

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: In this heartfelt, funny, and touching memoir, one of the stars of Netflix’s Emmy Award-winning smash-hit Queer Eye reveals how an Englishman raised in a traditionally religious home became a fashion icon—and the first openly gay, South Asian man on television—simply by being Naturally Tan. Before he became famous as one … Continue reading Naturally Tan #Review #naturallytan @stmartinspress @tanfrance

Birthday #BookReview #birthday @flatironbooks

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Two best friends. A shared birthday. Six years... ERIC: There was the day we were born. There was the minute Morgan and I decided we were best friends for life. The years where we stuck by each other’s side—as Morgan’s mom died, as he moved across town, as I joined the … Continue reading Birthday #BookReview #birthday @flatironbooks

How Not to Die Alone #BookReview #hownottodiealone @putnambooks @richardroper

Synopsis from Penguin Random House: Smart, darkly funny, and life-affirming, How Not to Die Alone is the bighearted debut novel we all need, for fans of Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine, it’s a story about love, loneliness, and the importance of taking a chance when we feel we have the most to lose. Andrew’s been … Continue reading How Not to Die Alone #BookReview #hownottodiealone @putnambooks @richardroper

Again, but Better Review

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Shane has been doing college all wrong. Pre-med, stellar grades, and happy parents…sounds ideal -- but Shane's made zero friends, goes home every weekend, and romance…what’s that? Her life has been dorm, dining hall, class, repeat. Time's a ticking, and she needs a change -- there's nothing like moving to a … Continue reading Again, but Better Review

A Stranger on the Beach #Review #astrangeronthebeach @stmartinspress @michelecampbell

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Caroline Stark’s beach house was supposed to be her crowning achievement: a lavish, expensive space to showcase what she thought was her perfect family. But after a very public fight with her husband, she realizes things may not be as perfect as they seem: her husband is lying to her, the … Continue reading A Stranger on the Beach #Review #astrangeronthebeach @stmartinspress @michelecampbell

The Night Before #Review #thenightbefore @stmartinspress

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: Rosie and Laura are as different as two sisters can be. One is stable and has the perfect family. The other struggles to break free from her troubled past. When Laura disappears after going on a blind date, Rosie takes matters into her own hands. But as Rosie begins to search … Continue reading The Night Before #Review #thenightbefore @stmartinspress

Th1rte3n #BookReview #thirteen @flatironbooks

Synopsis from Macmillan Publishers: It’s the murder trial of the century. And Joshua Kane has killed to get the best seat in the house – and to be sure the wrong man goes down for the crime. Because this time, the killer isn’t on trial. He’s on the jury. But there’s someone on his tail. … Continue reading Th1rte3n #BookReview #thirteen @flatironbooks

All of Us with Wings #Review #allofuswithwings @soho_press

Synopsis from Soho Press: Seventeen-year-old Xochi is alone in San Francisco, running from her painful past: the mother who abandoned her, the man who betrayed her. Then one day, she meets Pallas, a precocious twelve-year-old who lives with her rockstar family in one of the city’s storybook Victorians. Xochi accepts a position as Pallas’s live-in … Continue reading All of Us with Wings #Review #allofuswithwings @soho_press