Ruthless Women by Melanie Blake – Review

FictionGenre: ThrillerPublished: March 2021Publisher: Head Of ZeusPages: 455My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋/5 “Being ruthless paid off. She’d seen that time and time again.” Melanie Blake, Ruthless Women Set on a beautiful private island, Falcon Bay was once the world’s most popular soap opera, but ratings have been at an all-time low. Now a new network owner, MadelineContinue reading “Ruthless Women by Melanie Blake – Review”

The Good Girls by Sonia Faleiro – Review

Non-FictionGenre: True Crime Published: February 2021Publisher: BloomsburyPages: 314My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋/5 “This is a story about women in modern India. But it’s also about what it means to be poor.” Sonia Faleiro, The Good Girls On the 27 May 2014, sixteen-year-old Padma and fourteen-year-old Lalli went missing. A few hours later, their bodies were found hangingContinue reading “The Good Girls by Sonia Faleiro – Review”

Quiet In Her Bones by Nalini Singh – Review

FictionGenre: ThrillerPublished: April 2021Publisher: OrionPages: 374My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋.5/5 “I’d use anyone and everyone to uncover the reason why my mother was nothing but decaying bones.” Nalini Singh, Quiet In Her Bones Nina Rai had it all. A beautiful rich socialite living in an elite neighborhood. Then one day she just disappeared along with a quarterContinue reading “Quiet In Her Bones by Nalini Singh – Review”

The Prophets by Robert Jones Jr. – Review

FictionGenre: Historical FictionPublished: February 2021Publisher: RiverrunPages: 388My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋/5 “Samuel and Isaiah were, after all, boys, oftentimes helpful ones who were one bluster and the other tranquil, but never callous or aloof.” Robert Jones Jr, The Prophets ‘Isaiah was Samuel’s and Samuel was Isaiah’s. That was the way it was from the beginning.’ On aContinue reading “The Prophets by Robert Jones Jr. – Review”

I Know Who You Are by Alice Feeney – Review

FictionGenre: ThrillerPublished: January 2021Publisher: HQPages: 340My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋/5 It’s never, ever a good idea to let strangers see the real you. So as long as never forget who you are, acting will save you. Alice Feeney, I Know Who You Are One day Aimee comes home and discovers that her husband is missing, his wallet,Continue reading “I Know Who You Are by Alice Feeney – Review”

Shiver by Allie Reynolds – Review

FictionGenre: ThrillerPublished: January 2021Publisher: HeadlinePages: 425My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋🦋/5 “Right now, I’m not sure which of them I’m more scared of. I don’t trust any of them.” Allie Reynolds, Shiver A group of five friends are invited to a reunion at a mountain lodge situated at a ski resort in the French Alps after not havingContinue reading “Shiver by Allie Reynolds – Review”

These Women by Ivy Pochoda – Review

FictionGenre: Crime ThrillerPublished: December 2020Publisher: Faber & FaberPages: 335My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋.5/5 “The world is out to destroy our bodies and all we have is our bodies to protect us.” Ivy Pochoda Set in LA 2014, a group of women are tied together by horrific murders that have taken place in their neighborhood. As we learnContinue reading “These Women by Ivy Pochoda – Review”

Girl A by Abigail Dean – Review

FictionGenre: Suspense Published: February 2021Publisher: Harper Collins UKPages: 328My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋🦋/5 ‘Girl A,’ she said. ‘The girl who escaped. If anybody was going to make it, it was going to be you.’ Abigail Dean, Girl A Synopsis: At 15, Lex Gracie escaped her parents House of Horrors, from that day she was known as GirlContinue reading “Girl A by Abigail Dean – Review”

Autopsy by Ryan Blumenthal – Review

Non-FictionGenre: MedicalPublished: August 2020Publisher: Jonathan Ball Pages: 224My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋🦋/5 “Even though they cannot speak, the dead have a lot to say.” Ryan Blumenthal, Autopsy I must admit that I am always excited to read books about forensic pathology. Autopsy was and still is quite a hyped up book and for good reason! The factContinue reading “Autopsy by Ryan Blumenthal – Review”

The Butcher of Berner Street by Alex Reeve – Review

FictionGenre: Thriller/Mystery/CrimePublished: December 2020Publisher: BloomsburyPages: 380My Rating: 🦋🦋🦋🦋🦋/5 “You’ve done it now Leo. The Butcher of Berner Street has caught the public imagination.” Alex Reeve, The Butcher of Berner Street Synopsis: In London 1881, Leo Stanhope, a reporter at the Daily Chronicle receives an anonymous letter telling him that he needs to attend the pennyContinue reading “The Butcher of Berner Street by Alex Reeve – Review”


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