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Book Review: Sphere by Michael Crichton

“We are, in reality, terribly frail animals. And we don’t like to be reminded of how frail we are–how delicate the balances are inside our own bodies, how short our stay on Earth, and how easily it is ended.” Book Rating 4/5 Book Review Well, Michael Crichton is starting to become one of my favorite…

Book Review: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Book Rating 4/5 Book Review I saw The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo literally everywhere, but avoided it incessantly. It seemed like a book I wouldn’t particularly like. Typically, books about movie stars don’t make my short list. However, I stumbled upon it in my Scribd library, and thought, well…might as well give it a…

Book Review: House of Suns by Alastair Reynolds

You are a bookworm who has tunneled through the pages of history. Is that not so? Book Rating 4.5/5 Book Review House of Suns is classified as a “space opera”. While I have definitely been on a science fiction kick, this one was completely different than any of my recent reads. Reynolds builds a completely…

Book Review: Confetti & Confusion by Daisy James

Book Rating 4/5 Book Review Quick synopsis: Millie, getting over a recent break up, is teaching cooking classes in the Caribbean to a group of women there for the destination wedding of their dreams. However, things start going wrong quickly. Will Millie be able to help pull it together for the couple? Confetti & Confusion…

Book Review: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

People said Ove saw the world in black and white. But she was color. All the color he had. Book Rating 5/5 Book Review Oh, my goodness. I haven’t felt these many feelings in a book since The Great Alone. If you want to laugh, cry, sob, sit and reflect on life… A Man Called…

Book Review: The Killing Time by M J Lee

In a world filled with chaos, it is our job to bring a semblance of order. Book Rating 3.75/5 Book Review I haven’t read a book like The Killing Time in a long while! Let me first say it is the fourth in a series, which I didn’t know before picking it up. I honestly…

Book Review: Three Little Lies by Laura Marshall

I am safe. I probably always was safe. Unless… unless I have never been safe. Book Rating 3.7/5 Book Review Three Little Lies by Laura Marshall was a fast-paced thriller that gave me a sense of unease through the entire book. I couldn’t turn the pages fast enough! Ellen’s best friend from her teenage years…