BOOK miniREVIEW: Jane Steele by Lyndsay Faye

INFORMATION Title:  Jane Steele Series:  - Author:  Lyndsay Faye Publisher:  Headline Review Published:  March 2016 Language:  English Format:  Paperback Pages:  432 ISBN:  9781472217554 *********************************************************************** GOODREADS SYNOPSIS Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery, Retelling, YA. Goodreads rating: 3.95 Reader, I murdered him. A Gothic retelling of Jane Eyre. Like the heroine of the novel she adores, Jane Steele suffers … Continue reading BOOK miniREVIEW: Jane Steele by Lyndsay Faye

BOOK REVIEW: A Madness so Discreet by Mindy McGinnis

INFORMATION Title:  A Madness so Discreet Series:  - Author:  Mindy McGinnis Publisher:  Katherine Tegen Books Published:  October 2015 Language:  English Format:  eBook Pages:  400 ISBN: 9780062320889 ***********************************************************************        *********************************************************************** GOODREADS SYNOPSIS Genre: Historical Fiction, Thriller, Mystery, YA. Average Goodreads rating: 3.79 Grace Mae knows madness. She keeps it locked away, along with her voice, trapped … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: A Madness so Discreet by Mindy McGinnis

BOOK REVIEW: The Precious Stone Trilogy by Kerstin Gier

*********************************************************************** BEWARE - PREPARE FOR A LONG POST! *********************************************************************** I decided to review this trilogy with only one post, not only because I marathoned it but because thinking about each book by itself wasn't enough. This series could clearly have been one big book because they were really connected and each book didn't have a … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Precious Stone Trilogy by Kerstin Gier

BOOK REVIEW: The Girls by Emma Cline

INFORMATION Title:  The Girls Series:  - Author:  Emma Cline Publisher: Ramdon House Published:  June 2016 Language:  English Format:  eBook Pages:  368 ISBN: 9780812998610 ***********************************************************************        *********************************************************************** GOODREADS SYNOPSIS Genre: Historical Fiction, Adult. Average Goodreads rating: 3.52 Girls—their vulnerability, strength, and passion to belong—are at the heart of this stunning first novel for readers of Jeffrey … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Girls by Emma Cline

BOOK REVIEW: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

 INFORMATION Title:  The Book Thief Series:  - Author:  Marcus Zusak Publisher:  Black Swan Published:  September 2007 Language:  English Format:  Paperback Pages:  554 ISBN: 9780552773898 *********************************************************************** GOODREADS SYNOPSIS Genre: Historical Fiction, YA. Average Goodreads rating: 4.35 HERE IS A SMALL FACT: YOU ARE GOING TO DIE. 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

BOOK REVIEW: Ghostly Echoes by William Ritter

INFORMATION Title: Ghostly Echoes Series:  Jackaby #3 Author:  William Ritter Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers Published:  August 2016 Language:  English Format:  eBook Pages:  304 ISBN: 9781616206574 *********************************************************************** GOODREADS SYNOPSIS Genre: Mystery, Paranormal, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, NA. Average Goodreads rating: 4.15 "Tread lightly, Miss Rook," warned Mr. Jackaby. "It would not do to push Miss Cavanaugh too … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Ghostly Echoes by William Ritter

BOOK REVIEW: Beastly Bones by William Ritter

INFORMATION Title: Beastly Bones Series:  Jackaby #2 Author:  William Ritter Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers Published:  September 2015 Language:  English Format:  eBook Pages:  304 ISBN: 9781616205539 *********************************************************************** GOODREADS SYNOPSIS Genre: Mystery, Paranormal, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, NA. Average Goodreads rating: 3.94 I've found very little about private detective R. F. Jackaby to be standard in the time I've … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Beastly Bones by William Ritter

BOOK REVIEW: Jackaby by William Ritter

INFORMATION Title: Jackaby Series:  Jackaby #1 Author:  William Ritter Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers Published:  September 2014 Language:  English Format:  eBook Pages:  250 ISBN: 9781616204341 *********************************************************************** GOODREADS SYNOPSIS Genre: Mystery, Paranormal, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, NA. Average Goodreads rating: 3.81 “Miss Rook, I am not an occultist,” Jackaby said. “I have a gift that allows me to see truth … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Jackaby by William Ritter

BOOK REVIEW: The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson

 INFORMATION Title:The Name of the Star Series:  Shades of London #1 Author:  Maureen Johnson Publisher:  G.P. Putnam's Sons Published:  October 2012 Language:  English Format:  eBook Pages:  372 ISBN: - *********************************************************************** GOODREADS SYNOPSIS Genre: Mystery, Paranormal, Historical Fiction, YA. Average Goodreads rating: 3.91 "New York Times" bestseller Maureen Johnson takes on Jack the Ripper in this captivating paranormal … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson

Book REVIEW: Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco

 INFORMATION Title:  Stalking Jack the Ripper Series:  Stalking Jack the Ripper #1 Author:  Kerri Maniscalco Publisher:  Jimmy Patterson Published:  September 2016 Language:  English Format:  eBook Pages:  320 ISBN:  9780316273505 *********************************************************************** GOODREADS SYNOPSIS Genre: Historicla Fiction, Thriller/Mystery, NA. Average Goodreads rating: 4.22 Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord's daughter, with a life of wealth … Continue reading Book REVIEW: Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco