Historical Fiction Book Reviews · Romance

Netgalley Review: The Trouble We Keep

Hello friends, The Trouble We Keep by Cara Devlin is a historical second chance romance. It has a strong start, and keeps up the pace throughout the entire book. I liked the main character, Emma, as she strives to survive pregnant, alone and searching for her wayward brother. While this was christian fiction, it didn’t… Continue reading Netgalley Review: The Trouble We Keep

Non Fiction

Netgalley Review: The Author’s Checklist

Hello friends, The Author’s Checklist is a nonfiction book that I honestly have no clue of which how to review. Y’all know that I rarely read non-fiction. Was this useful, as a guide for new beginners? Yes. I learned that I’ve been slacking in terms of editing my books and perhaps that is why no… Continue reading Netgalley Review: The Author’s Checklist

Fantasy Book Reviews · Mystery/Thriller Book Reviews

Netgalley Review + Novella: Chili Cauldron Curse

Hello friends, Chili Cauldron Curse by Lynn Cahoon is a delightful novella of witchiness, cozy murder mystery, and cooking all wrapped up in one. I don’t believe that I’ve read anything by this author before, but a short mystery from Kensington Publishers sounded like just the thing to read. The story takes place with a… Continue reading Netgalley Review + Novella: Chili Cauldron Curse

Fantasy Book Reviews · Historical Fiction Book Reviews

Book Review: The Court of Miracles

Hello friends, The Court of Miracles by Kester Grant is a retelling of Les Miserable with magical elements, an enormous cast of characters, and a revolution. There are many different courts one can attend within this gorgeously filled, world building fast paced plot. The characters are each unique and intriguing. There are nods towards Les… Continue reading Book Review: The Court of Miracles

Historical Fiction Book Reviews

Netgalley Review: For Love and Country

Hello friends, For Love and Country by Candace Waters is a strong female character driven historical novel centered around the WAVES program and Pearl Harbor. While overall I found the plot fascinating, I also found several issues in this book that I wasn’t expecting to have encountered. This book is very Christian based. There’s praying… Continue reading Netgalley Review: For Love and Country

Historical Fiction Book Reviews

Arc Review: The Fortunate Ones

Title: The Fortunate Ones Author: Catherine Hokin Series: Stand Alone Genre: Adult Fiction, Historical Publisher: Bookouture Page Count: 400 Type of Book: Arc, Kindle Ebook Received: Netgalley Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: Belated review, but I’m trying to catch up on my backlog of arcs! The Fortunate Ones was a spellbinding tale… Continue reading Arc Review: The Fortunate Ones

Arc Reviews · fiction

Book Review: The Bear

Title: The Bear Author: Andrew Krivak Series: Standalone Genre: Adult Fiction Publisher: Bellevue Literary Press Page Count: 300 Status: Completed Type of Book: Arc, Kindle Ebook Received: Netgalley Rated: 5/5 stars Notes: I very much loved this book, it was beautifully rendered! Well deserving of 5 stars! Lyrical and beautifully written prose throughout the whole… Continue reading Book Review: The Bear

Science Fiction Book Reviews

Anthology Review: The Eagle Has Landed

Title: The Eagle Has Landed Author: Anthology/Neil Clarke Series: Standalone Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Skyhorse Page Count: 600 Type of Book: Kindle Ebook, Arc Received: Netgalley Review Word Count: 1000 Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: Definite recommendation for SciFi nerds! This was a fascinating anthology about the moon landings, or people living on the moon and… Continue reading Anthology Review: The Eagle Has Landed

Arc Reviews · Comic Book/Graphic Novel

Book Review: Through Lya’s Eyes

Title: Through Lya’s Eyes Author: Carbone/Cunha Justine Series: Book 1 Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publisher: Europe Comics Page Count: Type of Book: Comic Book/Graphic Novel Received: Netgalley Rated: 2/5 stars Review Word Count: 100 Notes: This might possibly be my shortest review to date! This was a strange read for me, and wound up being a DNF.… Continue reading Book Review: Through Lya’s Eyes

Arc Reviews · Comic Book/Graphic Novel

Book Review: Little Witches

Title: Little Witches Author: Leigh Dragoon Series: Book One Genre: Historical/Fantasy, YA Publisher: Oni Press Page Count: 115 (?) Type of Book: Comic/Graphic Novel Received: Netgalley Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: A new category for my blog! I’ve started diving into Comics and Graphic Novels, so I figured to add the new button! Little Witches took… Continue reading Book Review: Little Witches