He Started It

He Started It by Samantha Downing My rating: 4 of 5 stars This was disturbing on so many levels. This is beyond family dysfunction. Wow. This book was extremely good at creating intrigue. It was packed with personality, and several times had me shocked by twists. Other times is was downright creepy. My book club […]

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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 Duets

The Duets by Meghan Quinn My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’m glad I got all 4 parts of this extended story at once. I was personally having a hard time coming to terms with the directions the stories were taking especially early on, at the end of the first book and pretty much all […]

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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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Anxious People

Anxious People by Fredrik Backman My rating: 5 of 5 stars Fredrik Backman has done it again. You know that saying about being kind because everyone is fighting an invisible battle we know nothing about? It’s like this book took that phrase and turned it into a really awesome, really detailed and in depth story. […]

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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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An Alaskan Christmas

An Alaskan Christmas by Jennifer Snow My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is one of those holiday romance books that you really hope gets a movie adaptation. Set in Alaska you’ve got Erika, a doctor from Anchorage who takes a much needed vacation in the wintery wilderness with her childhood best friend, Cassie still […]

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The Three Mrs. Wrights

The Three Mrs. Wrights by Linda Keir My rating: 5 of 5 stars Oh my, what a story! Three women, one man who is impossibly good at lying. This book sucked me right in and I devoured every word. I liked all the women. I get why they each wanted to believe his ridiculous lies. […]

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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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A Borrowed Life

A Borrowed Life by Kerry Anne King My rating: 4 of 5 stars Boy, talk about a sad state of affairs. I can see this book being a little controversial because our main character is a pious, submissive, and dutiful preacher’s wife, and when her oppressive husband and his strict and old-fashioned views of marriage […]

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