Book Review: The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

Book Review: The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

Author: Ray Bradbury Release Date: 1949 Genre: Classic, Science-Fiction, Short Story Collection Series: Edition: E-book Pages: 303 Publisher: Harper Voyager Blurb: The strange and wonderful tale of man’s experiences on Mars, filled with intense images and astonishing visions. Now part of the Voyager Classics collection. The Martian Chronicles tells the story of humanity’s repeated attempts to colonize [...]

Book Review: The Sicilian Woman’s Daughter by Linda Lo Scuro

Author: Linda Lo Scuro Release Date: 22nd October 2018 Genre: Crime, Mystery, Suspense Series:  Edition: Paperback Pages: 296 Publisher: Sparkling Books Blurb: Most victims of the mafia are the Sicilians themselves. The role of women both as perpetrators and victims has been grossly overlooked. Until now. As the daughter of Sicilian immigrants, in her teens Maria turns her [...]

Book Review: The Birth of Death (The Legacy of Evorath #1) by Joseph Macolino

Book Review: The Birth of Death (The Legacy of Evorath #1) by Joseph Macolino

Author: Joseph Macolino  Release Date: 8th June 2014 Genre: Fantasy Edition: E-book Pages: 1,378 Publisher: Create Space Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: Artimus, the head investigator for the elvish kingdom of Erathal, is disturbed when he discovers that the culprit behind a recent string of kidnappings presents the greatest threat the world of Evorath has ever seen. As he develops feelings for [...]

Book Review: New Megiddo Rising (The Apostates #0.5) by Lars Teeney

Book Review: New Megiddo Rising (The Apostates #0.5) by Lars Teeney

Author: Lars Teeney Release Date: 14th September 2015 Genre: Non-Fiction Edition: E-book Pages: 87 Publisher: Self-Published Rating: ★★★★+1/2 Blurb: At the Dawn of the Texas Republic declaring independence from Mexico, New Megiddo was born. Created by a death cult led by the Reverend Brigham Wainwright, who actively works to flood the empty, barren land with his American followers; undermining his Mexican overlords. [...]

Book Review: The Rustle Of Silence by Lalitha Venkatraman

Book Review: The Rustle Of Silence by Lalitha Venkatraman

Author: Lalitha Venkatraman Release Date: 10th September 2016 Genre: Romantic Thriller Edition: E-book Pages: 131 Publisher: - Rating: ★ Blurb: Christopher is a handsome and brilliant businessman. His business empire had sprawled across several countries and he could have any woman he wants. His is a loving and caring nature and people adore him for his sterling qualities. For the outside world, [...]

Book Review: Lake Of Fire (Apostates Book #3) by Lars Teeney

Book Review: Lake Of Fire (Apostates Book #3) by Lars Teeney

Author: Lars Teeney Release Date: 1st July 2016 Genre: Science-Fiction, Dystopian Edition: E-book Pages: 250 Publisher: Xcism Press Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb: Archon Greta Sanchez and Strategos Evan Nubia struggle to hold together the Manhattan Union, amid Acolyte Possession Attacks, factional strife, and Database cartel crimes, while Sister Consuela Grajales tries to provide spiritual guidance to the people after she has renounced violence. [...]

Book Review: The Painter by Lina Toorn

Book Review: The Painter by Lina Toorn

Author: Lina Toorn Release Date: 3rd June 2016 Series: – Genre: Women's Fiction, Mystery Edition: E-book Pages: 234 Publisher: - Rating: ★★ Blurb: A very young Dinnie loved her "Bertie" but fate intervened. His sudden disappearance left her devastated. Tormented by the fear of living a lonely life and alone, she ventured out.... The beauty of their love for each other [...]

Book Review: Sister Sister by Sue Fortin

Author: Sue Fortin Release Date: 6th January 2017 Series: - Genre: Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Mystery Edition: Ebook Pages: 364 Publisher: Harper Impulse Rating: ★★★★ Blurb:   From the bestselling author of The Girl Who Lied Alice: Beautiful, kind, manipulative, liar. Clare: Intelligent, loyal, paranoid, jealous. Clare thinks Alice is a manipulative liar who is trying to steal her life. Alice [...]

Book Review: Class of ’59 by John A. Heldt

Author: John A. Heldt  Release Date: 1st September 2016 Series: American Journey (Book #4) Genre: Historical Fiction, Science-Fiction-Time Travel Edition: Ebook Pages: 293 Publisher: Self-published Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: When Mary Beth McIntire settles into a vacation house on June 2, 2017, she anticipates a quiet morning with coffee. Then she hears a noise, peers out a window, and spots a man in [...]

Book Review: Running: The Best Cure For The Worst Relationship by Richard Cohen

Author: Richard Cohen Release Date: - (ARC) Series: – Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Relationships Edition: E-book Pages: 356 Publisher:  Createspace Rating: ★★★ Blurb: Estranged twins Brian and Amy are sixty years old when chance throws them together at a party. A blow-up on Amy's part sets them on a course that leads to the reconciliation of their love, friendship, and emotional attachment. Years of [...]

Book Review: Eden’s Apple by Pamela Blake

Author: Pamela Blake Release Date: 18th February 2016 Series: - Genre: Historical Fiction, Women's Fiction Edition: E-book Pages: 286 Publisher:  Xlibris Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: Prewar Bradford, England, 1937. A sinful act is perpetrated by a father against his daughter that will alter the lives of three future generations. Rose's troubled past haunts her forever. Lucy seduces a man of the cloth and has [...]

Book Review: The Beauty Of The Fall by Rich Marcello

Author:  Rich Marcello Release Date: 25th October 2016 Series: - Genre: Corporate-Fiction, Sci-Fi Edition: E-book Pages: 358 Publisher: Langdon Street Press Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: A TECHNOLOGY EXECUTIVE CHARTS A HIGH-RISK, UNCONVENTIONAL PATH WHILE GRIEVING THE LOSS OF HIS SON. Dan Underlight, a divorced, workaholic technology executive, suffers lingering grief over the death of his ten-year-old son, Zack. When Dan’s longtime friend and [...]

Book Review: Indiana Belle (American Journey #3) by John A. Heldt

Author:  John A. Heldt Release Date: 14th April 2016 Series: American Journey Genre: Historical Fiction, Time Travel, Romance Edition: Ebook Pages: 295 Publisher: Self-Published Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb: Providence, Rhode Island, 2017. When doctoral student Cameron Coelho, 28, opens a package from Indiana, he finds more than private papers that will help him with his dissertation. He finds a photograph of a beautiful [...]

Book Review: Southernmost by Sarah Sadler

Author: Sarah Sadler Release Date: September 6, 2016 Series: - Genre: Contemporary Romance Edition: e-book (Kindle) Pages: 350 Publisher: Blue French Press Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: Former Alabama beauty queen Kayla Carter is given an ultimatum by her wealthy ex-boyfriend Jackson Winslow - either move to his hometown of Charleston, South Carolina with their seven-year-old daughter or support herself on a waitress’s salary. She [...]

Book Review: Dead Lucky By Matt Brolly

Author: Matt Brolly Release Date: January 11, 2016 Series: DCI Michael Lambert Genre: Mystery, Crime, Triller, Detective Fiction Edition: e-book (kindle) Pages: - Publisher: Carina Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: DCI Michael Lambert is back… When a woman is murdered, the twisted killer forcing her husband to watch her slow and painful death, DCI Michael Lambert knows that his next case might be his toughest yet. [...]

Book Review: Aerisia: Land Beyond the Sunset

Author: Sarah Ashwood  Release Date: April 16, 2014 Series: The Sunset Lands Beyond Genre: YA/Fantasy Edition: mobi Pages: 374 Publisher: Griffineus Publications Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Rating: ★★★★ Blurb: The mystery of other worlds is not one Hannah Winters ever thought she’d solve. However, the day she spots a brown-robed stranger with a magical [...]

Book Review: Exodia

Author: Debra Chapoton Release Date: June 25th 2015 Series: Exodia Ledgers Genre: Science Fiction | Dystpia/YA Edition: mobi Pages: 218 Publisher: Not Specified Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Rating:  ★★★★ Blurb: By 2093 American life is a strange mix of failing technologies, psychic predictions, and radiation induced abilities. Tattoos are mandatory to differentiate two [...]

Book Review: The Legendary Haunting of Quentin Wallis

Author: C K McKenzie Release Date: February 13, 2016 Genre: Fantasy Edition: Kindle (mobi) Pages: 214 Publisher: Self-Published Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Rating: ★★★ Blurb: It has been in the nature of fairy tales that they begin with 'Once Upon a Time' and end with a 'Happily Ever After'. However this is not [...]

Book Review: The Nth Day by Jonathan Huls

Author: Jonathan Huls Release Date: November 11, 2015 Series: - Genre: Fantasy Edition: E-Book (mobi) Pages: 330 Publisher: Duvinchi Media Group Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Rating: ★ - DNF Blurb: Justin is an immaculately conceived deity who roams the earth wreaking havoc as an adolescent. As his supernatural powers become catastrophic for the whole world, Cassie and Theodore must [...]

Book Review: The Illusions of Eventide (House of Crimson and Clover #1)

Book Review: The Illusions of Eventide (House of Crimson and Clover #1)

Author: Sarah M. Cradit Release: December 14h, 2013 Series: House of Crimson and Clover Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal Romance Edition: Kindle Pages: 407 pages Publisher: Self-published Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Blurb Nicolas Deschanel was betrayed by the only two people who matter to him. Their disloyalty stung and an overwhelming sense of loss lingers. [...]