The Wife Upstairs #BookReview

The Wife Upstairs by Rachel Hawkins My rating: 3 of 5 stars 3.5 starsNot a whole lot to say about this one. I feel like I was into the story as I was reading it. It was good, but the end was a bit underwhelming and anticlimactic for me. There were pieces of the puzzle […]

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The Push #BookReview

The Push by Ashley Audrain My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book was dark and mesmerizing. Whatever questions I had were answered in the final sentence. As someone with two psychology degrees, I kept thinking a lot of the way through this book about self-fulfilling prophecy. Post-partum depression, attachment styles and how they develop. […]

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One By One

One by One by Ruth Ware My rating: 4 of 5 stars I thought this started of kind of slow, and then I realized, holy crap, these folks are dying off one by one! Here’s the thing, this one isn’t going to creep you out or make the hair stand up on the back of […]

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The Wives

The Wives by Tarryn Fisher My rating: 4 of 5 stars Interesting book. I’ve seen so many mixed reviews on this one, and I can see why, but I did actually enjoy the story. It wouldn’t have been a psychological thriller without the twists and turns the story took. As it was, there are a […]

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The Summer House

The Summer House by James Patterson My rating: 5 of 5 stars I couldn’t put this one down. This military crime fiction was brutal and graphic. The stakes were high and the depths of some of the characters were low, and the good guys were met with barriers at every turn. Excellent story, excellent writing, […]

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The Woods

The Woods by Harlan Coben My rating: 5 of 5 stars This was excellent. Very detailed and lots of related subplots that all came together at the end. An attorney whose sister was likely murdered years ago when 4 children went missing, two bodies found and two never found or seen or heard from again. […]

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Home Before Dark

Home Before Dark by Riley Sager My rating: 4 of 5 stars I knew this book was going to creep me out before I ever started reading it. I’ve had my own haunted house experience years ago when I was a young teen, and wouldn’t you know I started dreaming of that house after starting […]

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The Best of Friends

The Best of Friends by Lucinda Berry My rating: 5 of 5 stars Excellent! 5 starsI couldn’t put this down. We start the book with gunshots. Three boys were involved, all sons of 3 women who have been best friends for decades. One boy is dead, another is barely alive on life support in a […]

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The Night Swim

The Night Swim by Megan Goldin My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book has been one of my most anticipated reads of the summer. I was so happy to see it as a Book of the Month pick for August 2020, and simply giddy when I was provided a review copy of the audiobook […]

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The Day I Disappeared

The Day I Disappeared by Brandi Reeds My rating: 4 of 5 stars This was just what I needed to get me out of my reading slump this month. It was involved, it was twisty, it took me the long way around and turned all my assumptions on their heads. Once I started reading it, […]

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