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Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

This book was fantastic! The plot was great, the characters were amazing, and the ending, never would have seen it coming. Fabulous! A warning to readers though, there are no trigger warnings at the beginning of the book, and I think there really needed to be. So if you are triggered by the following, please… Continue reading Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

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Heartsong by VC Andrews

Heartsong is the second novel in VC Andrews' The Logan Family series. In Heartsong, we dive deeper into Melody's story and the search continues for her biological father, her biological family and her mother. Yet again, grandmama is clutching her pearls tight and things that could have been avoided happen anyhow. On my last blog… Continue reading Heartsong by VC Andrews

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Melody by VC Andrews

Melody is the first book in the Logan Family series of 5 books by VC Andrews. If you're a VC Andrews fan, then you know that she usually writes all of her books into a series of at least 4 or 5 books, like a mini-series, and each series is named for the characters in… Continue reading Melody by VC Andrews

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Girls Like Us by Cristina Alger

Girls Like Us is another audiobook that I've listened to and really enjoyed. The story follows Nell Flynn, an FBI agent who has recently returned home to Long Island for her father's funeral after 10 years away. While home and putting her father's affairs into order, Nell gets pulled into a local murder investigation which… Continue reading Girls Like Us by Cristina Alger

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Bloodlust & Bonnets by Emily McGovern

Bloodlust & Bonnets is an absolute delight! It is one of my most favourite graphic novels that I have read so far! The characters are funny and adorable, the plot is fun and quick paced, and the illustrations are well drawn! The story follows Lucy (a proper young lady seeking adventure), Lord Byron (yes THAT… Continue reading Bloodlust & Bonnets by Emily McGovern

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The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor

This novel has some triggering content. Be aware of: murder; child abuse; predatory relationships. The Chalk Man was recommended to me by a bookstore worker back in the summer. I started it, got side tracked and recently picked it up again a couple of days ago and really got into it. It was an easy… Continue reading The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor

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The Hunger by Alma Katsu

The Hunger is based on the real events surrounding the disappearance of the Donner Party in the mid 1840s as they tried to pioneer their way across the USA to California in hopes of a better life. The Hunger followed a few different characters quite closely, which I enjoyed, and the story itself was excellent.… Continue reading The Hunger by Alma Katsu