Discussion: What makes a mystery/thriller book good?

I have been a reader for as long as I remember but I can count with my two hands the mystery and thrillers that I have read. I was actually not very fond of the genre, they kind of bored me. But recently, I’ve read several mystery and thrillers read and maybe I am starting…

Top 5 Wednesday: Hyped 2019 Releases I Don’t Care About

Hello everyone! It’s another Wednesday and it’s time for Top 5 Wednesday. Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Sam  (Thoughts on Tomes). To join, go to this goodreads group. This week’s topic is Hyped 2019 Releases I Don’t Care  About. First of all, the title is definitely a misnomer because I do care about these…

Book Review: The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton Published by Raven Books on February 8, 2018 Genres: Mystery, Thriller Format: eBook Buy on Amazon, Buy on Book Depository Add to Goodreads ‘Somebody’s going to be murdered at the ball tonight. It won’t appear to be a murder and so the murderer won’t be caught. Rectify…

ARC Review: The Second Wife by Sheryl Browne

The Second Wife by Sheryl Browne on January 29, 2019 Genres: Mystery, Thriller Format: ARC Source: Netgalley Buy on Amazon Add to Goodreads She made her bed. You’ll lie in it. Rebecca and Nicole swore to be best friends forever. But three years after they last met up, Rebecca receives a phone call from Nicole’s…

Top 5 Wednesday: 2019 Reading Resolutions

Happy new year everyone! It’s a new year with lots of new opportunities and new beginnings. I am sure that we all have some things that we want to change from last year. All of us are looking forward to a better and more productive 2019 in every aspect of our lives. For me, one…

Book Review: The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

Set in a darkly glamorous Paris, the book follows a charismatic but cursed heir of a massive fortune as he plots to steal one of three ancient and powerful artifacts of fate. He and his crew will navigate the elite gatherings of secret occult societies, traveling through Paris’ catacombs where they must confront their worst secrets as well as a destiny they never imagined.

ARC Review: The Couple on Cedar Close

The Couple on Cedar Close by Anna-Lou Weatherley on January 18, 2019 Genres: Mystery, Thriller Format: ARC Source: Netgalley Buy on Amazon Add to Goodreads Cedar Close has always been a nice place to live – a quiet suburban street where everyone looks out for one another and bad things don’t happen. Until late one…

Top 5 Wednesday: Books I Didn’t Get to This 2018

This week’s topic is Books I Didn’t Get to This 2018 but are on the top of my list for 2019. 1. The Lady’s Guide to Petticoats and Piracy by Mackenzi Lee Okay so this book is the first on this list. I already bought an audiobook of this book but I haven’t started on…

Book Review: Beyond Scandal and Desire by Lorraine Heath

Beyond Scandal and Desire by Lorraine Heath Series: Sins for All Seasons #1 Published by Avon on January 30, 2018 Genres: Historical Romance Format: eBook Buy on Amazon, Buy on Book Depository Add to Goodreads At birth, Mick Trewlove, the illegitimate son of a duke, was handed over to a commoner. Despite his lowly upbringing, Mick…