Tag Archives: Novels

BOOK REVIEW: Season of the Witch by Sarah Rees Brennan

Title: Season of the WitchAuthor: Sarah Rees BrennanPublication: July 9, 2019Publisher: ScholasticGenre: Teen & YA Fiction, FantasyPages: 288 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) It’s the summer before her sixteenth birthday, and Sabrina Spellman knows her world is about to change. She’s always studied magic and spells with her aunts, Hilda and Zelda. …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Keeper by Jessica Moor

Title: The KeeperAuthor: Jessica MoorPublication: March 10, 2020Publisher: Penguin BooksGenre: Mystery/ThrillerPages: 336 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) When Katie Straw’s body is pulled from the waters of the local suicide spot, the police are ready to write it off as a standard-issue female suicide. But the residents of the domestic violence shelter …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Summer Set by Aimee Agresti

Title: The Summer SetAuthor: Aimee AgrestiPublication: May 12, 2020Publisher: Graydon House; HarlequinGenre: RomancePages: 384 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) The real drama happens backstage in this juicy novel about an idyllic summer theater where hot stars, has-beens and hopefuls chase roles—and each other. Charlie Savoy was once Hollywood’s hottest A-lister. Now, ten …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Bride Test by Helen Hoang

Title: The Bride TestAuthor: Helen HoangPublication: May 7, 2019Publisher: Berkley (Penguin)Genre: RomancePages: 315 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Khai Diep has no feelings. Well, he feels irritation when people move his things or contentment when ledgers balance down to the penny, but not big, important emotions—like grief. And love. He thinks he’s …

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BOOK REVIEW: When You See Me by Lisa Gardner

Title: When You See MeAuthor: Lisa GardnerPublication: January 28, 2020Publisher: DuttonGenre: Mystery, Thriller, SuspensePages: 397 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) FBI Special Agent Kimberly Quincy and Sergeant Detective DD Warren have built a task force to follow the digital bread crumbs left behind by deceased serial kidnapper Jacob Ness. And when a …

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BOOK REVIEW: Scared Little Rabbits by A.V. Geiger

Title: Scared Little RabbitsAuthor: A.V. GeigerPublication: December 3, 2019Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: YA Fiction, Mystery Thriller, RomancePages: 368 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) We stand in a tight cluster, high above the lake. One-by-one, we made our way up the narrow trail from the edge of campus. Now, we wait shoulder to shoulder …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Last to Die by Kelly Garrett

Title: The Last to DieAuthor: Kelly GarrettPublication: November 5, 2019Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: Teens, YA FictionPages: 205 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Sixteen-year-old Harper Jacobs and her bored friends make a pact to engage in a series of not-quite illegal break-ins. They steal from each other’s homes, sharing their keys and alarm codes. …

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