White Christmas – Bloody Christmas review 

White Christmas -Bloody Christmas: Finally the True Story of the Lawson Family Murders of Christmas Day 1929 by M. Bruce Jones and Trudy J. Smith Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format:  library hardcover Summary: This book examines a murder case from 1929 where a man murdered his family.  Review: For how expensive this book wasContinue reading “White Christmas – Bloody Christmas review “

The Water Cure review

The Water Cure by Sophie Mackintosh Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook Summary: Three sisters, Grace, Lia and Sky, live isolated on an island. Their father has gone missing but they continue to practice the rituals he put in place. Their world is rocked when three men come to the island, they’ve never seen anyContinue reading “The Water Cure review”

Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered: The Definitive How-To Guide review

Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered: The Definitive How-To Guide by Georgia Hardstark and Karen Kilgariff Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook and hardcover Summary: The ladies that brought you My Favorite Murder present a dual memoir about their lives and how some of their most quotable moments relate to their own lives.  Review: I wantedContinue reading “Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered: The Definitive How-To Guide review”

Rebecca review

Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier  Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook Summary: A young woman working in Monte Carlo meets a wealthy widower names Maxim de Winter and quickly married him. After a pleasant honeymoon she discovers that at the estate her husband owns she cannot get out of the shadow of hisContinue reading “Rebecca review”

Tides review

Tides by Betsy Cornwell Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format: hardcover Summary: Noah and his sister Lo go to a small island to spend the summer with their grandmother. At the same island, a pod of selkies live in the waters, Noah meets a girl from the pod and how his summer internship connects toContinue reading “Tides review”

Legend review

Legend by Marie Lu Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook Summary: June wants to find the criminal that killed her brother, she goes under cover in the slums. There she meets Day,the boy accused of killing her brother, but as she gets to know him she learns things about the Republic sheContinue reading “Legend review”

Salt & Storm review

Salt & Storm by Kendall Kulper Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook Summary: Avery Roe is next in line to be the island witch, her mother wants to keep her from this path and has kept Avery from the grandmother who can teach her how to be the witch. When Avery hasContinue reading “Salt & Storm review”

The Haunting of Hill House review

The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook Summary: Strangers gather together in Hill House to investigate claims that the house is haunted. Review: I don’t think it was bad per say, but it really wasn’t scary. At one point they encounter ghosts picnicking??? Um. Kay,Continue reading “The Haunting of Hill House review”

The Lying Game review

The Lying Game by Ruth Ware Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook Summary: When her old friend Kate texts saying she needs them, Isa, Thea and Fatima head to their old haunts from their teenage years. Review: I’ve really liked Ruth Ware novels up until this one. The mystery wasn’t as enticingContinue reading “The Lying Game review”

Partners in Crime review

Partners in Crime by Agatha Christie Star rating: ★★★☆ ☆ 3/5 stars Format: library eaudiobook Summary: Married couple Tommy and Tuppence find their boredom cured when they are asked to take over a detective agency. Review: This is a bunch of short stories, which was different from what I’ve been used to with Agatha ChristieContinue reading “Partners in Crime review”