Book Review of Survive the Night by Riley Sager

Survive the Night by Riley Sager 336 pages Publication date: 6/29/21 by Dutton Books ISBN: 9780593183168 Genre: Thriller ★★ Amazon | B&N *Click on photos to view original source. "It's November 1991. George H. W. Bush is in the White House, Nirvana's in the tape deck, and movie-obsessed college student Charlie Jordan is in a…

Book Review of The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah 464 pages Published 2/6/18 by St. Martin's Press ISBN: 9781250165619 Genre: Historical Fiction ★★★★ *Click on photos to view source. "Alaska, 1974.Unpredictable. Unforgiving. Untamed.For a family in crisis, the ultimate test of survival. Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile man.…

6 Books Written by Women About Women: Women’s History Month

Happy Women's History Month! I thought I'd write about women writing about other empowering women, whether they're based on facts or fiction. Are there any books you're specifically reading this month for Women's History Month? Are there any you've read and would suggest to other curious readers? This list is curated from my TBR shelf…

Book Review of The Prophets by Robert Jones, Jr.

The Prophets by Robert Jones, Jr. 400 pages Published: 1/5/21 by G.P. Putnam's Sons ISBN: 9780593085684 Genre: Historical fiction ★★★★ B&N | Amazon *Click on photos to view original source. "A singular and stunning debut novel about the forbidden union between two enslaved young men on a Deep South plantation, the refuge they find in…

Book Review of The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi – New All-Time Favorite!

The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi 248 pages Published: 8/4/2020 by Riverhead Books ISBN: 9780525541608 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Amazon | B&N “What does it mean for a family to lose a child they never really knew?One afternoon, in a town in southeastern Nigeria, a mother opens her front door to discover her son’s…

Book Review of The Dragon Republic (The Poppy War #2) by R.F. Kuang

The Dragon Republic (The Poppy War #2) by R.F. Kuang 654 pages Published: 8/6/19 by Harper Voyager ISBN: 9780062662637 Genre: Adult fantasy ★★★ Amazon | B&N *Click on photos to view original source "In the aftermath of the Third Poppy War, shaman and warrior Rin is on the run: haunted by the atrocity she committed…

Reading the Forward Collection Series from Amazon

Hello, friends! I hope you're having a good week. This week, while watching BookTube, I watched BookswithEmilyFox reading this collection of short stories from authors I recognized. I don't typically read science fiction, but I'm trying to branch out. Anyway, I had such high hopes for this collection. It didn't really come through for me…

New Library Book Additions

The Wife Upstairs by Rachel Hawkins "A delicious twist on a Gothic classic, Rachel Hawkins's The Wife Upstairs pairs Southern charm with atmospheric domestic suspense, perfect for fans of B.A. Paris and Megan Miranda." The Office of Historical Corrections by Danielle Evans "The award-winning author of Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self brings her signature voice and insight…