The Cabin on Souder Hill

Thoughts Y’all I really wanted to like this book but it was just a ★★★ for me. I only give ★ and ★★ ratings if I DNF a book and I did finish this book. The concept is really great, and I enjoyed the premise but it felt sooooo long, and it’s only 300pages! Michelle…

When No One is Watching

Thoughts I’m very conflicted on rating and reviewing this book. I really enjoyed the story of Sydney and adding Theo into the mix really gave the book some depth & different perspectives. BUTTT, I just don’t think this is a thriller, and I think you do a disservice to the book when you go in…

Ignite the Sun

My Thoughts I love a good fantasy book and I also enjoy those fantasy books being YA. There is just something magical about a coming of age story that involves finding out you have powers. Hanna Howard’s newest book Ignite the Sun, falls right into this category, with main character Siria discovering her powers on…

The Lions of Fifth Avenue

At a Glance Title: The Lions of Fifth Avenue Author: Fiona Davis Published: August 4, 2020 by Dutton Books Page: 368 Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery Goodreads Rating: 4.17 out of 5 My Rating: ★★★ Synopsis My Thoughts I love Fiona Davis so when I heard she had a brand new book coming out this month, I…

Sparrow

At a Glance Title: Sparrow Author: Mary Cecilia Jackson Published: March 17, 2020 by Tor Teen Page: 320 Genre: YA Goodreads Rating: 3.78 out of 5 My Rating: ★★★ Synopsis My Thoughts I’m conflicted on my review for this book. On one hand I feel that the plot line was fantastic and I love a…

Mexican Gothic

At a Glance Title: Mexican Gothic Author: Silvia Moreno-Garcia Published: March 24, 2020 by Ballentine Books Page: 352 Genre: Gothic, Fantasy, Horror, Historical Fiction Goodreads Rating: 4.16 out of 5 My Rating: ★★★ Synopsis   My Thoughts One of my most highly anticipated June releases and I was able to get an early copy! Color me stoked….

The Herd

At a Glance Title: The Herd Author: Andrea Bartz Published: March 24, 2020 by Ballentine Books Page: 336 Genre: Thriller, Mystery Goodreads Rating: 3.55out of 5 My Rating: ★★★ Synopsis My Thoughts I’m starting to think I need to reevaluate my rating scale but I’m having a really hard time convincing myself to use half stars. Mainly because…

Catherine House

A seductive, gothic-infused tale of literary suspense the debut of a spectacular new voice about a dangerously curious young undergraduate whose rebelliousness leads her to discover a shocking secret involving an exclusive circle of students . . . and the dark truth beneath her schools promise of prestige.