Book Review: Skin of the Sea

I have had this book on my Netgalley TBR for a long time and when I saw that Once Upon A Bookclub had a book box for it, I had to get it! This time, I read Skin of the Sea by Natasha Bowen. Synopsis: A way to survive. A way to serve. A way…

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Book Review: Pulse

If you have been a reader of the blog, you will know that I read this author’s previous work before called Someone’s Story. Now I am back with a new review of their latest book and it is quite different. This one was called Pulse by B.A. Bellec. Synopsis: Pulse is a plot-driven multi-POV dystopian…

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Book Review: Sir Blunder

Another review coming to you a little late since I read this in February. But I mean, would I really be me if it was any other way? This time I read Sir Blunder by Walter Kerr. Synopsis: In this witty fairy tale told in a wry, grandfatherly voice, a village waif, unwanted and alone,…

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Book Review: The Darkness Outside Us

I have found a new YA Scifi that will take you on quite the journey. This time, I read The Darkness Outside Us by Eliot Schrefer. Synopsis: Two boys, alone in space. After the first settler on Titan trips her distress signal, neither remaining country on Earth can afford to scramble a rescue of its…

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Book Review: Destroying Their God

This book was sent to my blog by the author and I wasn’t sure what to expect but was it ever a wild ride. The book is called Destroying Their God by Wallace Jeffs. Synopsis: In 1991, Wallace Jeffs was coerced to become an FLDS polygamist. In 2011, Wallace rebelled against the sect, and the…

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Book Review: Tales From Another Dimension

I had the pleasure of reading Tales From Another Dimension by Robbie Sheerin. This was a quick review since it was a small anthology! Synopsis: How will HG Wells react when he awakes 200 years in the future on a strange planet, faced with a terrible truth?  Two young brothers make a frightening discovery about…

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Book Review: The Electric Kingdom

I’m kicking ass at reading my NetGalley books this month. AND they have all been really good. This next one I read was The Electric Kingdom by David Arnold. Synopsis: When a deadly Fly Flu sweeps the globe, it leaves a shell of the world that once was. Among the survivors are eighteen-year-old Nico and…

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Book Review: The Gilded Ones

It’s time for another book review. I am determined to have more of these for you this year so here we go. This time, I read The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna. Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Deka lives in fear and anticipation of the blood ceremony that will determine whether she will become a member of her…

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Book Review: The Loathing

I’m back with another book review and this one has been on my list to get done for a while. Back in December, I read The Loathing by Wilder Nash and it was a fun time! Synopsis: Anjoman Valley, Northeast Afghanistan AJ brings the four-wheel-drive to a sudden halt, and kills the engine. He listens…

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Book Review: The Ripening

I received this book from the author way back in October and have been reading it little bits at a time since. I finally finished it today. The book is called The Ripening by Lily MacKenzie. Synopsis: Tillie Bishop never knew her father, and when her mother abandons her, Tillie quickly becomes streetwise. But even…

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