Cilka’s Journey (Heather Morris)

Rating: 4 Stars SynopsisCilka is sixteen years old when she and her sister Magda are imprisoned in Auschwitz. After spending three years there before she's released, she's immediately imprisoned again at Gulag camp for "sleeping with the enemy" and aiding the Nazis soldiers. Despite the fact that Cilka was a child being raped by the … Continue reading Cilka’s Journey (Heather Morris)

Girl on the Train (Paula Hawkins)

Rating: 3 Stars SynopsisTold in rotating points of views between the ex-wife (Rachel), the current wife (Anna), and occasionally the woman a few doors down (Megan), this story follows the sinister path that leads from Megan's murder, through all the reasonable suspects (her husband, her therapist/lover, a stranger?) all while Rachel obsessively tries to help … Continue reading Girl on the Train (Paula Hawkins)

A Nearly Normal Family (M.T Edvardsson)

Rating: 3 Stars SynopsisThe Sandell family find themselves in the middle of a murder investigation where Stella Sandell (Ulrika and Adam Sandell's daughter) is the number one suspect. Told in three parts, each from a different family member, we eventually get the whole story. Ulrika and Adam find themselves doing everything it takes to make … Continue reading A Nearly Normal Family (M.T Edvardsson)

After We Fell (Anna Todd)

Rating: 3 Stars SynopsisThe third instalment of Todd's After series, follows Hardin and Tessa through a few more months of their relationship - throwing at them more obstacles to overcome. Tessa's father and his substance abuse, Tessa's new job, problems with Zed, drama with Hardin's mother, and Hardin's issues with commitment of any kind. ReviewWhere … Continue reading After We Fell (Anna Todd)

Love Lives Here (Amanda Jette Knox)

A Story of Thriving in a Transgender Family Rating: 4 Stars SynopsisThe memoir of Amanda Jette Knox's life. A proud mother of three boys and family blogger, Knox's life is changed drastically the day her eleven year old son sends his mother and father an email explaining that he doesn't feel right as a boy … Continue reading Love Lives Here (Amanda Jette Knox)

The First Phone Call From Heaven (Mitch Albom)

Rating: 3 Stars SynopsisIn the small town of Coldwater, Michigan some of the residents being to get mysterious phone calls from their loved ones in Heaven. While most of them are ecstatic to hear the voices of the people they've loved and lost and sharing this miracle with the world (news reporters showing up, outsiders … Continue reading The First Phone Call From Heaven (Mitch Albom)

And Then I Found You: Patti Callahan Henry

Rating: 2 Stars SynopsisKate and Jack are meant to be together - or at least that's what they think as children, growing up together in a small town. The two try to make things work until Kate and Jack have left college and should be embarking on their adult lives (finally no longer having to … Continue reading And Then I Found You: Patti Callahan Henry