Beartown

The hype is real behind this book! Unlike A Man Called Ove, Backman takes us on an emotional rollercoaster. I had to keep reminding myself a man wrote this, which is truly an accomplishment when writing about the subject matter at the heart of this book. Highly recommend. Advertisements

Killman Creek

Thank you again to the author for a free copy of her latest installment in the Stillhouse Lake series. I listened to the audio version and really enjoyed hearing the next chapter in Gwen’s complicated life. If you enjoy an easy, readable suspense series, I highly recommend this series by Rachel Caine.

The Power

This dystopian novel was all over the place for me. I had a really hard time following along with all the different characters alongside the violence, drugs, and rape throughout. While certainly thought-provoking, not for the highly sensitive like myself. There is lots to talk about and would make a great book club book.

Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance​

This was such a fun book. Described as “magical realism,” Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance follows Weylyn Grey from childhood through adulthood, and the odd events that happen along the way. I really enjoyed this one and it started off feeling a little bit like All the Ugly and Wonderful Things. Highly recommend this sweet, heartwarming… Continue reading Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance​