We Were Liars by E. Lockhart ebook, 240 pages Published December 31st 2014 by Random House ✰✰✰✰ A beautiful and distinguished family. A private island. A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy. A group of four friends—the Liars—whose friendship turns destructive. A revolution. An accident. A secret. Lies upon lies. True love. The truth. We … More We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
Small Spaces by Katherine Arden eBook, 224 pages Published September 25th 2018 by G.P. Putnam & Sons for Young Readers ✰✰✰ Bestselling adult author of The Bear and the Nightingale makes her middle grade debut with a creepy, spellbinding ghost story destined to become a classic. Now in paperback. After suffering a tragic loss, eleven-year-old … More Small Spaces by Katherine Arden // Beware of large places…..
Persuasion by Martina Boone ebook, 464 pages Published October 27th 2015 by Simon Pulse ✰✰✰ Grieving the death of her godfather and haunted by her cousin Cassie’s betrayal, Barrie returns from a trip to San Francisco to find the Watson plantation under siege. Ghost-hunters hope to glimpse the ancient spirit who sets the river on fire … More Mini Reviews: Recent Reads, Part IV // Back to Southern Gothic Plantation, Murderous Prairie, and The Kardashians in Greek Mythology
The Poison Thread by Laura Purcell e-ARC, 351 pages Published June 18th 2019 by Penguin Books ✰✰✰✰.5 A thrilling Victorian gothic horror tale about a young seamstress who claims her needle and thread have the power to kill Dorothea Truelove is young, wealthy, and beautiful. Ruth Butterham is young, poor, and awaiting trial for murder. … More Mini Reviews: Recent Reads, part I // Murder, Gay Royals, and more Murder
The Stonewall Riots: Coming Out in the Streets by Gayle E. Pitman E-book, 224 pages Expected publication: May 14th 2019 by Abrams Books for Young Readers ✰✰✰✰ This book is about the Stonewall Riots, a series of spontaneous, often violent demonstrations by members of the gay (LGBTQ+) community in reaction to a police raid that … More Double Review: The Stonewall Riots by Gayle E. Pitman and The Assassin Game by Kristy McKay
Title: The Twin’s Daughter Author: Lauren Baratz-Longsted E-book, Published: Publisher: 4/5 stars Summary: Lucy Sexton is stunned when a disheveled woman appears at the door one day…a woman who bears an uncanny resemblance to Lucy’s own beautiful mother. It turns out the two women are identical twins, separated at birth, and raised in dramatically different … More Book Review: The Twin’s Daughter by Lauren Baratz-Longsted
Title: Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Paperback edition, 408 pages Published: March 2012 Publisher: Gramedia 4/5 Stars Add to Goodreads So this book is a collection of 11 Sherlock Holmes short stories. This is my first Sherlock Holmes book but I really enjoyed it. What I like from reading a … More Book Review: Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes