Book Review: Gone Without a Trace, Mary Torjussen

Gone Without a Trace by Mary Torjussen My rating: 4 of 5 stars Summary: GONE WITHOUT A TRACE by Mary Torjussen is a chilling, twisty, compulsive thriller about a woman whose boyfriend has vanished. Fans of I LET YOU GO and THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN will be gripped. No one ever disappears completely… You leave…

Book Review: The Night Ocean, Paul La Farge

The Night Ocean by Paul La Farge My rating: 4 of 5 stars Summary: From the award-winning author and New Yorker contributor, a riveting novel about secrets and scandals, psychiatry and pulp fiction, inspired by the lives of H.P. Lovecraft and his circle. Marina Willett, M.D., has a problem. Her husband, Charlie, has become obsessed with…

Book Review: The Scribe of Siena, Melodie Winawer

The Scribe of Siena by Melodie Winawer My rating: 4 of 5 stars Summary: Equal parts transporting love story and gripping historical conspiracy—think The Girl with a Pearl Earring meets Outlander—debut author Melodie Winawer takes readers deep into medieval Italy, where the past and present blur and a twenty-first century woman will discover a plot…

Book Review: The Careful Undressing of Love, Corey Ann Haydu

The Careful Undressing of Love by Corey Ann Haydu My rating: 2 of 5 stars Summary: Everyone who really knows Brooklyn knows Devonairre Street girls are different. They’re the ones you shouldn’t fall in love with. The ones with the curse. The ones who can get you killed. Lorna Ryder is a Devonairre Street girl, and…

Book Review: At the Edge of the Universe, Shaun David Hutchinson

At the Edge of the Universe by Shaun David Hutchinson My rating: 5 of 5 stars I received this e-ARC free from the publisher in exchange for participating in a study with Jellybooks. Whoa. That was incredible. What can I say about this other than that? I loved how casually diverse it was, how interesting…