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Book Review: Master of Sorrows

Author: Justin Call Publisher: Gollancz Genre: Fantasy Pages: 448 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ 1/2 Synopsis: You have heard the story before - of a young boy, orphaned through tragic circumstances, raised by a wise old man, who comes to a fuller knowledge of his magic and uses it to fight the great evil that threatens his world. But… Continue reading Book Review: Master of Sorrows


Book Review: In a Dark Dark Wood

Author: Ruth Ware Publisher: Scout Press Genre: Mystery/Thriller Pages: 308 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis Leonora (Lee to some, Nora to others) is a reclusive writer, but when an old friend unexpectedly invites her to a weekend away in an eerie glass house, she reluctantly agrees to make the trip. But a haunting realization creeps into the party:… Continue reading Book Review: In a Dark Dark Wood


Book Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back

Author: Adrienne Young Publisher: Wednesday Books Genre: Historical Fantasy Pages: 327 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐½ Synopsis For as long as she can remember, Tova has lived among the Svell, the people who found her washed ashore as a child and use her for her gift as a Truthtongue. Her own home and clan are long-faded memories, but the… Continue reading Book Review: The Girl the Sea Gave Back


Book Review: Dark Matter

Author: Blake Crouch Publisher: Crown Genre: Sci-Fi/Thriller Pages: 342 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis Jason Dessen is walking home through the chilly Chicago streets one night, looking forward to a quiet evening in front of the fireplace with his wife, Daniela, and their son, Charlie—when his reality shatters. It starts with a man in a mask kidnapping him… Continue reading Book Review: Dark Matter


Book Review: Capturing the Devil

Author: Kerri Maniscalco Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Genre: Historical Fiction/Mystery Pages: 453 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ Synopsis In the shocking finale to the bestselling series that began with Stalking Jack the Ripper, Audrey Rose and Thomas are on the hunt for the depraved, elusive killer known as the White City Devil. A deadly game of cat-and-mouse has them fighting… Continue reading Book Review: Capturing the Devil