The Ruthless Lady’s Guide to Wizardy

Thoughts Delly is a petty thief that is hard up for cash. That is until she stumbles upon a job as a body guard for a Lady. What should be two weeks of work and more than enough money for Delly to pay her rent for a few months, turns into quite the adventure. The…

Silent Night

Thoughts Y’all know me, I love a good solid mystery especially when I don’t figure out the ending. Silent Night is the second book in Nell Pattison’s Paige Northwood Series. Paige Northwood is a deaf translator who works with the local police department to assist in solving crimes committed against the deaf community or involving…

Confessions on the 7:45

Thoughts I hope you enjoyed my thoughts on Confessions on the 7:45. If you liked this review please let me know either by commenting below or by visiting my instagram @speakingof_books. Huge Thank you to William Morrow for my copy.

To Tell You the Truth

Thoughts Y’all this book was so addicting, I once again binged it in a night. I really need to learn to spread these books out but they get me way to worked up to not binge it! Also just in case anyone is wondering, if my husband buys me a multi-million dollar home, using the…

Five Total Strangers

Thoughts I’ll preface this by saying I read this book in under 3 hours on a night I couldn’t sleep. I read the whole book in quick sitting and it didn’t help me sleep afterwards either. The other thing I want to highlight is that this is a YA thriller. Meaning the key characters are…

The Orphan’s Guilt

Thoughts Okay so this is the 31st book in the Joe Gunther series by Archer Mayor. This series is a fan favorite and while the story was good, this lacked the suspense of a police novel for me. There are also a ton of characters, which if you’ve read the rest of this series, you’re…

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…

The Hollow Places

Thoughts Inspired by H. P. Lovecraft’s writing, T. KingFisher creates a very intriguing world, that not only scares you a bit but also messes with your mind. After Kara’s divorce, she moves into her uncles museum, The Wonder Museum. It’s not your average museum though. The Wonder Museum has a huge collection of weird things….

Frying Plantain

Our September Let’s Read Rant Repeat Book Club discussion is tonight, September 20th at 7:00pm CST! If you want to join in on the discussion, head to our instagram stories at 7:00pm, where we’ll be live over on @letsreadrantrepeat! About Let’s Read Rant Repeat Bookstagram is such a wonderful community and I have met quite…

The Lakehouse

Thoughts Who is looking for a good mystery? If you are than The Lakehouse is perfect for you! Set in a small town in New England, this is the story of the gritty underbelly of small town suburbia. How, in a town where nobody locks their doors and the Sheriff is the only full time…