So you may have noticed that I’ve been a bit AWOL lately, and that’s because I just haven’t been in the right head space for a few weeks. But now I’m back in action, okay? Am I forgiven?
Because of this, I’m really behind on reviews. What I’ve decided to do is combine all of my remaining June and July reviews into this one post. It shouldn’t be toooo long because I’m going to make the reviews short, but we’ll see. (Spoiler: It’s kinda long.) Continue reading “It’s the Great Catch-up Round-up of June/July 2017, Charlie Brown!”
Author: William Ritter
Series: Jackaby #1
Released: September 16, 2014
Genres: F, HF, M, YA
Dates Read: April 19 – June 18, 2017
Synopsis: Newly arrived in New Fiddleham, New England, 1892, and in need of a job, Abigail Rook meets R. F. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with a keen eye for the extraordinary–including the ability to see supernatural beings. Abigail has a gift for noticing ordinary but important details, which makes her perfect for the position of Jackaby’s assistant. On her first day, Abigail finds herself in the midst of a thrilling case: A serial killer is on the loose. The police are convinced it’s an ordinary villain, but Jackaby is certain it’s a nonhuman creature, whose existence the police–with the exception of a handsome young detective named Charlie Cane–deny. (Goodreads) Continue reading “Book Review: Jackaby by William Ritter”
Author: Daisy Goodwin
March 15-20, 2017
Kindle (and Audible)
A coming-of-age story focusing on Queen Victoria’s beginning as one of the longest-ruling monarchs of Great Britain.
“How was it possible that her body should react so violently to someone she found so difficult?”
Continue reading “Book Review: Victoria by Daisy Goodwin”