Ward is a famous author, who was interrupted at a book event for her most recent release, by the news that her daughter has gone missing.
The Second Home is the perfect book to pick-up for your non-existent vacation this summer. So pull up a lawn chair by the baby pool in your backyard, pour yourself some ice tea and escape to Cape Cod!
Stella is the absolute worst. Think Valerie from 90210 or Regina George from Mean Girls, or Heather Chandler from, well, Heathers. And she is totally Peach Salinger from You. #necessarypeople @annapitoniak
When her mom gets sick, Nina returns home to help. And it isn't long before she finds herself engulfed in her mother's con world with her ruggedly handsome friend, Lachlan.
This book is the real deal. It's so spooky you won't want to read it in a dark room, but it's so good that you keep reading it in that dark room because you NEED to know what happens!
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 →
As we follow the couple through their day, we realized that while they both have separate concerns, they are both on a crash collision course with events that will forever change everything about their lives.
The Girl from Widow Hills started strong. What a premise! Girl goes missing as a child while sleep-walking, girl starts new life, old life comes to find her.
I have yet to read an Emily Giffin book that I didn't love the entire way through, from the first to the final word. The Lies That Bind was no different.
Yes, there are generalizations. But the book itself is at once heartbreaking, horrifying, and had me from the first chapter.