Book review: A Door in the Earth by Amy Waldman

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: A Door in the Earth Author: Amy Waldman Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Publication Date: August 27, 2019 ISBN: 9780316451574 Synopsis from Goodreads:Parveen Shamsa, a college senior in search of a calling, feels pulled between her charismatic and mercurial anthropology professorContinue reading “Book review: A Door in the Earth by Amy Waldman”

Book review: The Waiter by Matias Faldbakken

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Waiter Author Matias Faldbakken Translator: Alice Menzies Publisher: Gallery Books/Scout Press Publication Date: October 9, 2018 ISBN: 9781501197529 Synopsis from Goodreads: In a centuries-old European restaurant called The Hills, a middle-aged waiter takes pride in the unchangeable aspects of his job:Continue reading “Book review: The Waiter by Matias Faldbakken”

Review: The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld

Title: The Child Finder Author: Rene Denfeld Publisher: Harper Publication Date: September 5, 2017 ISBN: 9780062659071 Synopsis from Goodreads: Three years ago, Madison Culver disappeared when her family was choosing a Christmas tree in Oregon’s Skookum National Forest. She would be eight years old now—if she has survived. Desperate to find their beloved daughter, certain someoneContinue reading “Review: The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld”

Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Cruel Prince Author: Holly Black Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publication Date: January 2, 2018 ISBN: 9780316310277 Synopsis from Goodreads: Jude was seven years old when her parents were murdered and she and her two sisters were stolen awayContinue reading “Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black”

Review: Strange Fire by Tommy Wallach

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: Strange Fire Author: Tommy Wallach Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Publication Date: October 3, 2017 ISBN: 9781481468381 Synopsis from Goodreads: They said that the first generation of man was brought low by its appetites: for knowledge, for wealth, forContinue reading “Review: Strange Fire by Tommy Wallach”

Review: The Blood Miracles by Lisa McInerney

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Blood Miracles Author: Lisa McInerney Publisher: John Murray, a Hachette UK Company Publication Date: April 6, 2017 ISBN: 9781444798890 Synopsis from Goodreads: Like all twenty-year-olds, Ryan Cusack is trying to get his head around who he is. This is not aContinue reading “Review: The Blood Miracles by Lisa McInerney”

Review: The Boy Who Escaped Paradise by J. M. Lee

*I received this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review.* Title: The Boy Who Escaped Paradise Author: J. M. Lee Publisher: Pegasus Books Publication Date: December 6, 2016 ISBN: 9781681772523 Synopsis from Goodreads: An unidentified body is discovered in New York City, with numbers and symbols written in blood near the corpse.Continue reading “Review: The Boy Who Escaped Paradise by J. M. Lee”