A book that’s under 150 pages

Warning: This review will contain spoilers No Ordinary Star by M.C. Frank Star rating: ★★★★ ☆ 4/5 stars Summary: In the year 2524, a young soldier named Felix travels to the Arctic at the call of a man, now dead, who claims to be his grandfather, only babies are born in tubes now and menContinue reading “A book that’s under 150 pages”

A book with a protagonist who has your occupation

Warning: This review will contain spoilers. Rosemary’s Baby by Ira Levin Summary: Rosemary and Guy Woodhouse move into a building they’ve long admired. It’s old, with gargoyles on the outside and a creepy past. The past doesn’t bother the Woodhouses because why should it effect them now? They soon find their neighbors to be ratherContinue reading “A book with a protagonist who has your occupation”

A book set in Europe

Warning: This review will contain spoilers Ruined by M.C. Frank Star rating: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars Summary: In a Regency retelling of Jane Eyre, Beatrice Devon is hired by the duke of Ashton as governess to his young ward. Beatrice hides a dark past that Ashton eventually helps her to overcome. Reasons behind picking this book:Continue reading “A book set in Europe”

A New York Times bestseller

Warning: This review will contain spoilers. Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas Star rating: ★★★★ ☆ 4/5 stars Summary: Celaena Sadothien is a well known assassin who was sentenced to work in Endovier salt mines after she was caught. The Crown Prince offers her a chance at freedom by entering a competition to becomeContinue reading “A New York Times bestseller”

A science-fiction novel

Warning: This review will contain spoilers The Courtship of Princess Leia – Dave Wolverton Star rating: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars Summary: Princess Leia receives a marriage proposal from a prince from a wealthy star system, who could potentially help her to create a permanent home for refuges from her home planet of Alderaan. Han Solo beginsContinue reading “A science-fiction novel”

A book that’s more than 600 pages

Warning: This review will contain spoilers. Hold on to your butts. Drums of Autumn by Diana Gabaldon Star rating: ★★★ ☆☆ 3/5 stars Summary: The fourth in the Outlander series, Drums of Autumn follow Jamie and Claire as they become settlers in America. Their daughter travels back to their time to warn them of dangerContinue reading “A book that’s more than 600 pages”

Thriftbooks.com Review

In one of the many conversations I’ve had with both my sisters about this challenge, my youngest sister Liz brought up the site thriftbooks.com when we were discussing buying books. I decided to check it out, it seemed really neat, I have no issue with used books as long as they haven’t been written inContinue reading “Thriftbooks.com Review”