Marcie and Keisha have something in common in the upper-class world of Savannah. Among the old money and high society, they stand out.
Ellison spins a great tale full of the mystery and dark past of a girl's private school and creates multi-dimensional characters who are hiding things from each other and the reader.
Imagine if you had a husband. And he had two other wives, except you knew nothing about them.
Once I was invested in the characters, things really started to get interesting for me and the pages started turning faster and faster.
This book was good. Like cancel your Saturday night plans, pour a big glass of red wine and dig in type of good.
This story definitely feels a bit dark, gothic, and the tone harkens to Dicken's books or Madame Bovary
After the End. It has ALL the feels. Perfect for any masochist looking for a good summer read.
Walker really gets inside the head of Dr. Hart, showcasing both his narcissim and deep insecurities all the same time.
This one got great reviews, Entertainment Weekly ran an incredible review, and this one is even slated to become a TV series with the same production company that made Sharp Objects, my latest obsession.
Watching You is a quick read, mostly because you won't be able to stop turning the pages furiously, with lots of satisfying twists and turns.
Today I'm reviewing Best Day Ever by Kaira Rouda. I was intrigued by the description of the book. Of course, when something is supposed to be the "best day ever", it's clear from the beginning it won't be. It'll probably be the worst day ever for someone. This book is definitely dark. And it's one... Continue Reading →
I already had this galley on my Kindle, ready to go, when I attended a Mary Kubica book event at my local library. She recommended The Breakdown as a great title for her fans, so of course I had to run home and immediately begin reading it. I was fighting to keep my eyes open,... Continue Reading →
I'm kind of excited for my very first blog to be a review on Every Last Lie by Mary Kubica. Let me explain. This is her 4th book, and every single one has been amazing! She is also a local author and although I have never met her, I can claim that some of my... Continue Reading →
Searching for Sylvia Lee is the best kind of literary mystery....It's mysterious, thoughtful, surprising and tragic.
There's a type of dreamy, mysterious aura in a CJ Tudor book. It's a great feeling to wrap yourself in like a warm blanket as you read her books.
Sienna returning home is like the return of the prodigal daughter. She was her parent's golden girl, in the time before her childhood fell apart.
True crime is a genre I've been reading for along time, possibly even back to junior high? I'm an avid watcher of Dateline and sometimes 48 Hour Mysteries, but I just can't make myself watch 20/20. There's just something about it that is not good. Of course, like any good "murderino," I listen to My... Continue Reading →
Leslie is a complicated character from the first page. There's just a huge disconnect between who she appears to be and who she really is.