Review of The Glass Castle

Title: The Glass Castle Author: Jeannette Walls Rating: 4 Stars Pages: 288 Days it Took to Read: 3 Genre: Memoir 3-Sentence Synopsis: Rex and Rose Mary Walls had four children and lived like nomads as they moved from town to town in the Southwest. When money grew tight, the Walls decided to move back to… Continue reading Review of The Glass Castle

Review of River of Darkness

Title: River of Darkness Author: Rennie Airth Rating: 3 Stars Pages: 480 Days it Took to Read: 12 Genre: Mystery 3-Sentence Synopsis: John Madden is a World War I vet who is returning to his job as an inspector for the Scotland Yard. Upon his return, a wealthy family is murdered with military precision causing… Continue reading Review of River of Darkness

Review of What Lies Between Us

Title: What She Gave Away Author: Catharine Riggs Rating: 4 Stars Pages: 348 Days it Took to Read: 1 Day Genre: Thriller, Mystery Publication Date: September 4, 2018 Goodreads Synopsis: Imagining the best way to destroy a person’s happiness is Crystal Love’s favorite game. Devious and unpolished, the plus-sized loan analyst couldn’t be more out… Continue reading Review of What Lies Between Us

Review of The Chalk Man

Title: The Chalk Man Author: C.J. Tudor Rating: 4 Stars Pages: 280 Days it Took to Read: 14 Genre: Mystery, Thriller Goodreads Synopsis: You can feel it in the woods, in the school and in the playground; you can feel it in the houses and at the fairground. You can feel it in most places… Continue reading Review of The Chalk Man

The Nest

Title: The Nest Author: Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney Rating: 4 Pages: 368 Days it Took to Read: 10 Genre: Fiction, Contemporary 3-Sentence Synopsis: For years, the Plumb siblings envisioned how they would use their joint trust fund fortune (“The Nest”) that they would receive when the youngest of the four turned 40. But, after their brother,… Continue reading The Nest

Review of Her Fearful Symmetry

Title: Her Fearful Symmetry Author: Audrey Neffenegger Rating: 3 stars Pages: 406 Days it Took to Read: 6 Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Mystery 3-Sentence Synopsis: When Elspeth Noblin dies of cancer, she leaves her London apartment to her twin nieces, Valentina and Julia. The two girls are taking time off from college and decide to move… Continue reading Review of Her Fearful Symmetry

Review of The Wife Between Us

Title: The Wife Between Us Author: Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen Rating: 4 Stars Pages: 352 Days it Took to Read: 5 Genre: Thriller, Mystery 3-Sentence Synopsis: This book is about Vanessa, a jealous ex-wife of a hot, hedge fund Richard who is set to marry a younger woman named Nellie. Vanessa appears to be… Continue reading Review of The Wife Between Us