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Netgalley Review: The Kidnapping of Sarah Easton

Hello Everyone, Title: The Kidnapping of Sarah Easton Author: Erik Goddard Series: Standalone (?) Genre: Mystery/Suspense Publisher: BooksGoSocial Page Count: 400 Book Summary: The morning it happened, Sarah thought little of the slight change in plans. By evening, she realizes the result of that decision: she is trapped in a remote cabin, where her captors… Continue reading Netgalley Review: The Kidnapping of Sarah Easton

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Netgalley Review: The Dead of False Creek

Hello Everyone, Two Netgalley reviews in a month? Who is this girl and where has she been all this time? 🤔 Anyhoo... The Dead of False Creek is a twisty murder mystery not quite involving time travel. I say "not quite" because no one actually goes back in time. Instead two people communicate through a… Continue reading Netgalley Review: The Dead of False Creek

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New Release Review: Leave the World Behind

Book Summary from Goodreads: A magnetic novel about two families, strangers to each other, who are forced together on a long weekend gone terribly wrong Amanda and Clay head out to a remote corner of Long Island expecting a vacation: a quiet reprieve from life in New York City, quality time with their teenage son and… Continue reading New Release Review: Leave the World Behind

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Top 25 Books on my 2021 Most anticipated reads

It seems as though all the bloggers are making top ten lists, top twenty, so on and so forth. I thought I would do a slightly bigger number. Top twenty five books on my tbr pile that I’d like to get to. I chose random books from fantasy to romance to historical fiction. The choices… Continue reading Top 25 Books on my 2021 Most anticipated reads

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Netgalley Review: Penne Dreadful

Title: Penne Dreadful Author: Catherine Burns Series: Book 1 of the Italian Chef Mystery Series Genre: Mystery, Thriller Page Count: 500 Publisher: Sourcebooks Type of Book: Netgalley Read, Kindle Ebook Received: Netgalley Rated: 5/5 stars Review Word Count: Notes: A wonderful start to a new mystery series that will surely leave readers hungry for more!… Continue reading Netgalley Review: Penne Dreadful

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Netgalley Arc: Lying Beneath the Oaks

Title: Lying Beneath the Oaks Author: Kristin Wright Series: Standalone/Debut Genre: Mystery/Romance Publisher: Bella Rosa Books Page Count: 300 Review Word Count: 600 Type of Book: Arc, Kindle Ebook Received: Netgalley Rated: 4.5/5 stars Notes: Read for the Buzz-Word-a-Thon! Really liked this one! This book was beautifully crafted, well written, with strong characters, and definitely… Continue reading Netgalley Arc: Lying Beneath the Oaks

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Netgalley Review: Conspiracy of Lies

Title: Conspiracy of Lies Author: Kathryn Gauci Series: Standalone Genre: Historical/Mystery Publisher: ? Page Count: 300 Type of Book: Arc, Kindle Ebook Received: Netgalley Rated: 3 stars Review Word Count: 300 Notes: Not what I was expecting. Heavy sigh. I gave up at 40% in reading this book. With so many five star reviews, I… Continue reading Netgalley Review: Conspiracy of Lies

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Netgalley Review: Families and Other Enemies

Title: Families and Other Enemies Author: Christiana Dodd Series: Short Story Genre: Mystery Publisher: Harlequin Page Count: Type of Book: Arc, Kindle Ebook Received: Netgalley Rated: 3 stars Review Word Count: 300 Notes: It’s got the word ‘lies’ in ‘Families’ so that counts for Buzz-Word-a-Thon, right? Well, this was a bit different from my usual… Continue reading Netgalley Review: Families and Other Enemies

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Netgalley Review: A Spell for Murder

Title: A Spell for Murder Author: Clea Simmon Series: book 1 Genre: Mystery (Cozy) Publisher: Polis Books Page Count: 400 Type of Book: Netgalley ARC, Kindle Ebook Received: Netgalley Rated: 5/5 stars This is a cozy mystery book that’s seemingly told from the cats point of view. Need I say more? Well, apparently I must… Continue reading Netgalley Review: A Spell for Murder

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Book Review: Purgatorium

Title: Purgatorium Author: J. H. Carnathan Series: Genre: Mystery, Paranormal/Supernatural Publisher: Page Count: 700 Type of Book: Kindle Ebook, ARC Received: from the author Review Word Count: 400 Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: My thanks to the author for a copy of the book, apologies the review took a bit to post! This was a strange… Continue reading Book Review: Purgatorium