Blog Tour | Book Review: Killed by Thomas Enger (Henning Juul #5)

I’m so happy to be sharing my review of Killed on Valentine’s Day; it’s so fitting, don’t you think? Wait, I know what you’re thinking, today is the day to celebrate love, and I am…. I’m celebrating my loved for Killed by sharing my review with you all today. After reading book 4, Cursed, I … Continue reading Blog Tour | Book Review: Killed by Thomas Enger (Henning Juul #5)

Book Review: The Angel’s Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

The Angel’s Game is the second novel in Zafón’s ‘the Cemetery of Forgotten Books’ quartet. Book Description: In an abandoned mansion at the heart of Barcelona, a young man - David Martin - makes his living by writing sensationalist novels under a pseudonym. The survivor of a troubled childhood, he has taken refuge in the … Continue reading Book Review: The Angel’s Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Blog Tour | Book Review: Snare by Lilja Sigurðardóttir (translated by Quentin Bates)

Reading an Orenda Books publication brings such feelings of comfort because I know I’m guaranteed a good read! Welcome to my stop on the Snare blog tour, an exciting new crime thriller from Icelandic crime writer, Lilja Sigurðardóttir. Book Description: After a messy divorce, attractive young mother Sonja is struggling to provide for herself and … Continue reading Blog Tour | Book Review: Snare by Lilja Sigurðardóttir (translated by Quentin Bates)

Book Review: Beauty is a Wound by Eka Kurniawan

Beauty is a Wound was September’s Babbling Book Club selection; drawn in completely by the cover, I decided to read along. Book Description: The epic novel Beauty Is a Wound combines history, satire, family tragedy, legend, humor, and romance in a sweeping polyphony. The beautiful Indo prostitute Dewi Ayu and her four daughters are beset … Continue reading Book Review: Beauty is a Wound by Eka Kurniawan

Book Review: The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye by David Lagercrantz (Millennium #5)

I very rarely pre-order books, in fact, I have only pre-ordered two this year - The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye was one of them, that should give you an indication of my excitement for this book. Oh, and look at that beautiful cover! Book Description: Lisbeth Salander is an unstoppable force: … Continue reading Book Review: The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye by David Lagercrantz (Millennium #5)

Book Review: Confessions by Kanae Minato

Confessions is Criminally Good Book Club’s August selection and wow…. just wow – I loved this book! I can see how it easily became a #1 international bestseller. From the back cover: When Yuko Moriguchi's four-year-old daughter died at the middle school where she teaches, everyone thought it was a tragic accident. Now it's the … Continue reading Book Review: Confessions by Kanae Minato