THE SUMMER THAT MELTED EVERYTHING BY TIFFANY MCDANIEL

Published 2016 by St. Martin’s Press Genre: Literary Fiction My Rating: 4.5/5 Stars First things first, let me just say that Tiffany McDaniel is an incredible writer. I was lucky enough to be sent a signed copy of her book for review and it did not disappoint. Her prose is beautiful and poetic from start… Continue reading THE SUMMER THAT MELTED EVERYTHING BY TIFFANY MCDANIEL

INTO THE WATER BY PAULA HAWKINS

Published 2017 by Riverhead Books Genre: Mystery/Thriller, Literary Fiction My Rating: 5/5 Stars I think I’ll start by saying that this was my first Paula Hawkins novel. Unlike almost everyone else in the reading world, I never read The Girl on the Train. It was everywhere… so many people were saying, “if you loved Gone… Continue reading INTO THE WATER BY PAULA HAWKINS

MIDNIGHT AT THE BRIGHT IDEAS BOOKSTORE BY MATTHEW SULLIVAN

Published 2017 by Scribner Books Genre: Fiction/Mystery My Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore tells the story of Lydia Smith, a bookstore clerk whose life is turned upside down when her favorite patron of the bookstore kills himself in the shop’s upper room. What makes matters worse is the fact that the boy… Continue reading MIDNIGHT AT THE BRIGHT IDEAS BOOKSTORE BY MATTHEW SULLIVAN

ELEANOR OLIPHANT IS COMPLETELY FINE BY GAIL HONEYMAN

Published: May 2017 by Pamela Dorman Books Genre: Literary/Contemporary Fiction My Rating: 5/5 Stars I love this book. I almost don’t want to write anything else about it. It’s fantastic. I loved it. What else do I need to say? I suppose the point of a review is to say why you feel a certain… Continue reading ELEANOR OLIPHANT IS COMPLETELY FINE BY GAIL HONEYMAN

THE TWELVE LIVES OF SAMUEL HAWLEY BY HANNAH TINTI

Published 2017 by The Dial Press Genre: Literary Fiction My Rating: 3/5 Stars First off, can we talk about how gorgeous this book is? The inside cover underneath the dust jacket was a complete surprise for me and I ADORE it. The colors, font, materials, everything. It’s a perfect physical book. Gushing aside, I think… Continue reading THE TWELVE LIVES OF SAMUEL HAWLEY BY HANNAH TINTI