ARC review – Wilder Girls by Rory Power

WILDER GIRLS YA, Contemporary Lit, Horor| 353 pages | 07.09.2019 | Delacorte Press 3.5 STARS Wilder Girls is deliciously strange and unusual. It can't be molded into one genre with it's horror, sci-fi, and magical realism inspired plotline. The less you know about the story, the more you get sucked in. Where does it lead… Continue reading ARC review – Wilder Girls by Rory Power

ARC review – Under Currents by Nora Roberts

UNDER CURRENTS Family Saga, Romance, Suspense | 352 pages | 07.09.2019 | St. Martin’s Press 3.5 STARS This novel had classic Nora Roberts elements but also new features I haven't seen in (m)any of her books. For starters, it reads more like a family saga rather than her usual suspenseful romances. I really enjoyed getting… Continue reading ARC review – Under Currents by Nora Roberts

ARC review – Naturally Tan by Tan France

NATURALLY TAN Memoir, LGBTQA+ | 304 pages | 06.04.2019 | St. Martin's Press 4 STARS What a lovely memoir! Although I read this book, I could hear Tan's voice the entire time as if he was speaking directly to me. The conversational tone throughout the story fits the theme extremely well. The first chapter was… Continue reading ARC review – Naturally Tan by Tan France

ARC review – Waking the Witch by Pam Grossman

WAKING THE WITCH: REFLECTIONS ON  WOMEN, MAGIC, AND POWER Spirituality, Feminism, Memoir | 304 pages | 06.04.2019 | Gallery Books 5 STARS I've been following Pam Grossman for a while and love her podcast The Witch Wave. I connect with her intuition and sensitivity toward spiritual subjects. I was elated when I received this ARC. I am… Continue reading ARC review – Waking the Witch by Pam Grossman

ARC review – The Family by P. R. Black

THE FAMILY Psychological Thriller | N/A pages | 05.02.2019 | Aria 2 STARS This is a fast psychological thriller about the only survivor of a gruesome ritual killing and her struggle with this memory and the fact that they have never found the guy who did it. When Becky begins to make some serious connections… Continue reading ARC review – The Family by P. R. Black

ARC review – Stoker’s Wilde by Steven Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi

STOKER'S WILDE Historical Fiction | 256 pages | 05.09.2019 | Flame Tree Press 2 STARS This book is an homage to some of our most beloved Gothic writers and their contemporaries. We obviously have Stoker and Wilde, but we also hear about an aunt named Agatha, Walt Whitman is mentioned on several occasions, Henry Irving… Continue reading ARC review – Stoker’s Wilde by Steven Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi

ARC Review – The Dark Game by Jonathan Janz

THE DARK GAME Paranormal, Thriller | 304 pages | 04.11.2019 | Flame Tree Press 3 STARS The Dark Game is a complex paranormal thriller that at times pays homage to classics like Stoker's Dracula and at others invents completely novel and unique characters. It is a feast of backstories, books within books, and whodunit themes.… Continue reading ARC Review – The Dark Game by Jonathan Janz