How To Stop Time

How to Stop Time by Matt Haig

Title: How to Stop Time Author: Matt Haig Publish Date: February 6, 2018 Genre: Historical Fiction/Fantasy Obtained: Publisher/Goodreads Giveaway Synopsis: Tom Hazard has seen so much history. Born in the late 16th century, he has a rare condition that allows him to age much slower than an average person. But now, in the 21st century, he just wants to live…

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Little Broken Things

Little Broken Things by Nicole Baart

Title: Little Broken Things Author: Nicole Baart Published: November 21, 2017 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Obtained: Amazon Purchase Synopsis: Quinn and her older sister, Nora, haven’t stayed in contact in their adulthood. But one day, Nora texts Quinn to meet her and drops a little girl into Quinn’s life with the instructions to keep her safe and keep her a secret. Quinn…

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Force of Nature

Force of Nature by Jane Harper (Aaron Falk #2): A Book Review

Title: Force of Nature (Aaron Falk #2) Author: Jane Harper Publish Date: February 6, 2018 Genre: Crime/Thriller Obtained: Goodreads Giveaway Synopsis: Aaron Falk is back, this time investigating the disappearance of a woman who disappeared in the wilderness while on a retreat with a handful of coworkers. Five women entered the bush and only four walked out. The search is…

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Radium Girls

Radium Girls: A Nonfiction Book Review

Title: Radium Girls – The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women Author: Kate Moore Published: May 2, 2017 Genre: Nonfiction Obtained: Amazon eBook Synopsis: This is the incredible true story of countless women effected by radium poisoning in the early 20th century. Radium was a newly discovered element, and many believed it to have curative powers. So none of the…

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The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen: A Book Review

Title: The Wife Between Us Author: Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen Published: January 9th (Happy Birthday to Me!!) Genre: Thriller Obtained: Book of the Month December Selection Synopsis (from book): When you read this book, you will make many assumptions. You will assume you are reading about a jealous wife and her obsession with her replacement. You will assume you…

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Demon Interrupted

Demon Interrupted by Elliot Parker: A Book Review

Title: Demon Interrupted Author: Elliot Parker Published: November 7, 2017 Genre: Urban Fantasy Obtained: Author eARC Synopsis (from book): Evangeline Lawson can find anything, except freedom. A descendant of St. Anthony of Padua, the Patron Saint of lost articles, she has the supernatural ability to locate any mission object, car keys, missing dogs, children, as well as nuclear missiles, secret…

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The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor: A Book Review

Title: The Chalk Man Author: C.J. Tudor Publish Date: January 9, 2018 (Happy Birthday to Me!!) Genre: Thriller/Horror Obtained: Netgalley eARC/Book of the Month Synopsis: In 1986, Ed and his friends play a secret code. It involves the chalk man, drawn around town. Until, one day, someone leaves them chalk men leading to a dismembered body. That’s when everything changes. Cut…

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Artemis by Andy Weir: A Book Review

Title: Artemis Author: Andy Weir Published: November 14, 2017 Genre: Science Fiction Obtained: Book of the Month Synopsis: Artemis is the first and only settlement on the moon. Jazz Bashara is one of its citizens, and she’s a smuggler. One day, she accepts a job from a billionaire, one that jeopardizes her safety and that of her family and friends.…

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The Dry

The Dry by Jane Harper (Aaron Falk #1): A Book Review

Title: The Dry (Aaron Falk #1) Author: Jane Harper Published: May 31, 2016 Genre: Crime/Thriller Obtained: Amazon Purchase Synopsis: Aaron Falk returns to his hometown, Barrens, ten years after being chased away from it. And it isn’t a happy homecoming. His high school friend, Paul, murdered his son and wife before turning the gun on himself. But Paul’s parents and local…

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Bonfire

Bonfire by Krysten Ritter: A Book Review

Title: Bonfire Author: Krysten Ritter Published: November 7, 2017 Genre: Thriller Obtained: Giveaway at New York Comic Con Synopsis: Ten years ago, Abby Williams left her hometown of Barrens, Indiana behind, along with its secrets and disastrous memories. But now, she must return as an environmental lawyer investigating Optimal Plastics, a major company with its roots deeply embedded in Barrens.…

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