Pull Me Under | Kelly Luce (Book Review)

Friends! It’s time for another book review. This time I’m reviewing Pull Me Under by Kelly Luce. Check it out below and see what I thought about it. Hardcover, 272 pages Published: November 1st 2016 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux ISBN: 0374238588 (ISBN13: 9780374238582) Summary: Kelly Luce’s Pull Me Under tells the story of Rio […]

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The Nightingale | Kristin Hannah (Book Review)

This post contains affiliate links The Nightingale Hardcover, 1st Edition, 440 pages Published February 3rd 2015 by St. Martin’s Press ISBN 0312577222 (ISBN13: 9780312577223)   Summary: Despite their differences, sisters Vianne and Isabelle have always been close. Younger, bolder Isabelle lives in Paris while Vianne is content with life in the French countryside with her […]

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We All Looked Up | Tommy Wallach (Book Review)

Paperback, 370 pages Published March 26th 2015 by Simon & Schuster UK (first published March 24th 2015) ISBN 147112455X (ISBN13: 9781471124556) Summary: Before the asteroid we let ourselves be defined by labels: The athlete, the outcast, the slacker, the overachiever. But then we all looked up and everything changed. They said it would be here […]

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Eva Luna | Isabel Allende (Book Review)

Paperback, 368 pages Published April 5th 2016 by Atria Books (first published 1987) ISBN 1501117084 (ISBN13: 9781501117084) Summary: Eva Luna is the daughter of a professor’s assistant and a snake-bitten gardener—born poor, orphaned at an early age, and working as a servant. Eva is a naturally gifted and imaginative storyteller who meets people from all […]

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Born A Crime | Trevor Noah (Book Review)

Hardcover, 224 pages Published November 15th 2016 by Doubleday Canada ISBN 0385689225 (ISBN13: 9780385689229) Summary: Trevor Noah’s unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of The Daily Show began with a criminal act: his birth. Trevor was born to a white Swiss father and a black Xhosa mother at a time when such […]

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The Wonder | Emma Donoghue (Book Review)

Hardcover, US Edition, 304 pages Published September 20th 2016 by Little, Brown and Company ISBN 0316393878 (ISBN13: 9780316393874) Summary: In the latest masterpiece by Emma Donoghue, bestselling author of Room, an English nurse brought to a small Irish village to observe what appears to be a miracle-a girl said to have survived without food for […]

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A Discovery of Witches | Deborah Harkness (Review)

Hardcover, 579 pages Published February 2011 by Viking Penguin ISBN0670022411 (ISBN13: 9780670022410) Series All Souls Trilogy #1 Summary: Deep in the stacks of Oxford’s Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing […]

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Dark Matter | Blake Crouch (Review)

Hardcover, 342 pages Published July 26th 2016 by Crown ISBN 1101904224 (ISBN13: 9781101904220) Edition Language English Summary “Are you happy with your life?” Those are the last words Jason Dessen hears before the masked abductor knocks him unconscious. Before he awakens to find himself strapped to a gurney, surrounded by strangers in hazmat suits. Before […]

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The Girl With All The Gifts | M.R. Carey (Review)

Paperback, 460 pages Published June 19th 2014 by Orbit (first published January 14th 2014) ISBN 0356500152 (ISBN13: 9780356500157) Edition Language English Summary Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant Parks keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his people strap her into […]

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The Royal We | Jessica Morgan & Heather Cocks (Review)

Paperback, 496 pages Published April 26th 2016 by Grand Central Publishing (first published April 7th 2015) ISBN 1455557110 (ISBN13: 9781455557110) Edition Language English Summary American Bex Porter was never one for fairy tales. Her twin sister Lacey was always the romantic, the one who daydreamed of being a princess, but it’s adventure-seeking Bex who goes […]

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