Tag Archives: great reads

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: The Ocean at The End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Adults follow paths. Children explore. Adults are content to walk the same way, hundreds of times, or thousands; perhaps it never occurs to adults to step off the paths, to creep beneath rhododendrons, to find the spaces between fences. Book Rating 4.5/5 Book Review Memories are a funny thing. They can be erased. They can…

Book Review: Children of Eden by Joey Graceffa

Book Rating 3.5/5 Book Review I listened to Children of Eden on Audible. Full disclosure, I have no idea who Joey Graceffa is and have never watched a video by him, I only knew he was a YouTuber after I rated the book on Goodreads and read a couple reviews to see what other people…

Book Review: When by Victoria Laurie

Book Rating 4.5/5 Book Review When is another book I got as a young adult novel that I wanted to listen to while walking Walter. Except for, with this one, I found my walks getting longer and longer… I couldn’t quite let go of it when I got home, so poor Walter was in tow…

Book Review: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

For a bunch of hairless apes, we’ve actually managed to invent some pretty incredible things. Computers. Medicine. Lasers. Microwave ovens. Artificial hearts. Atomic bombs.  Book Rating 4/5 Book Review As you all know, Ready Player One has recently come out in theaters, so obviously I needed to get the book read as soon as possible.…

Book Review: The Punch Escrow by Tal M. Klein

Teleportation is the safest form of transportation. Book Rating 4/5 Book Review Wow! I am blown away by The Punch Escrow. This is, self described, as a “hard” science fiction novel. I think, after reading this and Dark Matter, I am a “hard” sci fi fan. I have loved both of the hard sci fi…

Book Review: The Wife Between Us

“Even when I’m not there, I’m always with you.” Book Rating 4/5 Book Review Wow…this book took me for quite the spin! It was the perfect book with a little wine and a comfortable bed. The book itself warned me to “assume nothing”, but naturally I assumed away with this book, because that’s just what…