Monthly Archives: December 2018

Book Review: Bird Box by Josh Malerman

Boxed in, she thinks. Forever. Book Rating 4/5 Book Review I got chills! They’re multiplying. And I’m loooosing control… Ok, I’ll stop, call it a coping mechanism. No, but, seriously. Bird Box freaked me out. I’m going around turning all the lights on and looking around, but then remembering not to look and closing my eyes.…

Book Review: Last Christmas in Paris by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb

Book Rating 4.25/5 Book Review It’s been a while since I’ve read a historical fiction, and man, Last Christmas in Paris did not disappoint. As soon as I cracked it open, I thought to myself, “No way am I going to get through all of this–it’s entirely in letter format!” I typically don’t like letter format,…

Book Review: A Stranger in the House by Shari Lapena

Book Rating 2/5 Book Review Oh, boy. It’s always unpleasant for me to review books I don’t like, because I feel guilty! But, wow, this book just did not work for me. My husband got it, along with others, for me as a graduation present (you’re reading words written by someone who has an English Masters…

Book Review: One Day in December by Josie Silver

Sometimes you just meet the right person at the wrong time… and you spend every day afterward wishing that time could be rearranged. Book Rating 5/5 Book Review Here I am, one day in December, with my fireplace going, folk music playing, glass of wine in hand, tears glistening in my eyes. I just finished…

Book Review: Winter Street by Elin Hilderbrand

Book Rating 2.5/5 Book Review I’m surprised, I liked Winter in Paradise by Elin Hilderbrand, but Winter Street was painful to read. At first, I thought maybe I was missing pages or something in my book because of the way it started… I wasn’t fully awake when I started this book, so I reread the…