February 2021 Most Anticipated

Continuing 2021 with some awesome new releases! I’m overwhelmed by the shear number of books that are being released in February that I want to read. I’m extremely behind on some of my ARCs for February, but am hoping to still get you some reviews within the next two weeks to really help you narrow…

The Survivors

Jane Harper is back with another Australian Mystery story. This time in the Tasmanian coast. Jane Harper does it again. Set in Evelyn Bay on the Tasmania Coast, Kieran Elliot has come back to his hometown to help move his father into a care facility for Alzheimer’s. While home the murder of Bronte rocks the…

New Release Tuesday | January 12, 2021

It’s Tuesday, which means new books are being released all over the world! Or at least in the US anyway. This week there are almost two dozen books that I’m really excited to share with you! Keep reading to see which new books are hitting shelves this week! The same way new movies come out…

The Lost Village

I’m not huge into scary movies, so I’ve never seen The Blair Witch project. But when it comes to scary stories, I do love horror books with copious amounts of suspense! Alice is determined to make it in the film world. In an attempt to make her name in the documentary world, she’s gone in…

The Other People

C.J. Tudor is quickly becoming an auto-buy author for me. When I first read The Chalkman 2 years ago, I knew that her writing style was right up my alley. With just enough amount of creepiness, her novels are thrillers boarding on horror books. They also have a dark vibe that really draws you into…

Death of a Messenger

If you follow me either here on the blog or on instagram (@speakingof_books), you will know that Mysteries and Detective series are my bread and butter. I love them. I love getting to know the characters and following their careers. I mean Law & Order SUV is my favorite show, so of course I love…

The Fortunate Ones

The Fortunate Ones is not a book I would typically pick up, but Algonquin Books sent me a copy and I’m so glad they did. This is a fabulous book. This is the coming of age story of Charlie Boykin. Born to a teenage mom , he lives with his mom and aunt in poorer…

Arctic Fury

Lead by Virginia Reed, 12 women embark on a mission to find the lost Franklin Expedition Wow, I just loved this story. Based on the true story of Lady Franklin’s search for her husband John Franklin and his missing crew in the Arctic, this book both a historical fiction and a mystery. When Virigina Reed,…

A Deadly Education

The first book in the Scholomance series! This is the perfect book for fantasy and magical school lovers. I am a huge fan of fantasy book especially magical school books. A Deadly Education was one of my most anticipated releases of 2020 and it did not disappoint! This gave me Harry Potter vibes beacuse of…