Monthly Wrap-Up | August 2020

Hello!Summer is coming to a close. Once September hits, I've transitioned to Fall. This past weekend, it was cold enough to get a Pumpkin Spice Latte. Basic, I know but it's just too good. During the month of August, I read 10 books! It was a fairly decent reading month in terms of star ratings. … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up | August 2020

WWW Wednesday | August 19, 2020

“Welcome to WWW Wednesday! This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and revived on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three questions below and leave a link to your post in the comments for others to look at. No blog? No problem! Just leave a comment with your responses. Please, … Continue reading WWW Wednesday | August 19, 2020

Monthly Wrap-Up | August 2019

Hey everyone! August was a pretty slow month for me in terms of reading. I only read 8 books, though a couple of them were on the bigger page count scale. I usually feature the top two books of month from differing genres, but only one book stood out this month.   Captain’s Fury is … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up | August 2019

The Turn of the Key – Ruth Ware

Genre: Mystery Publisher: Simon & Schuster  Pages: 384 Release Date: August 27, 2019 When she stumbles across the ad, she’s looking for something else completely. But it seems like too good an opportunity to miss—a live-in nannying post, with a staggeringly generous salary. And when Rowan Caine arrives at Heatherbrae House, she is smitten—by the … Continue reading The Turn of the Key – Ruth Ware

WWW Wednesday | July 31, 2019

“Welcome to WWW Wednesday! This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and revived on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three questions below and leave a link to your post in the comments for others to look at. No blog? No problem! Just leave a comment with your responses. Please, … Continue reading WWW Wednesday | July 31, 2019

Monthly Wrap-Up | May 2018

Hello everyone and welcome to my May 2018 wrap-up! During the month of May, I read 15 books. It was another mediocre month. The first two books are the best books I read this month from two very different genres then the rest are in the order I read them. A lot of these reviews are … Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up | May 2018

The Death of Mrs. Westaway – Ruth Ware

Genre: Mystery Publisher: Gallery/Scout Press On a day that begins like any other, Hal receives a mysterious letter bequeathing her a substantial inheritance. She realizes very quickly that the letter was sent to the wrong person—but also that the cold-reading skills she’s honed as a tarot card reader might help her claim the money. Soon, Hal … Continue reading The Death of Mrs. Westaway – Ruth Ware

The Lying Game – Ruth Ware

Genre: Mystery/Thriller Publisher: Simon & Schuster Canada The text message is just three words: I need you. Isa drops everything, takes her baby daughter and heads straight to Salten. She spent the most significant days of her life at boarding school on the marshes there, days which still cast their shadow over her now. Something terrible … Continue reading The Lying Game – Ruth Ware

In a Dark, Dark Wood – Ruth Ware

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23783496-in-a-dark-dark-wood Three out of five stars. "It was growing dark, and somehow the shadows made it feel as if all the trees had taken a collective step towards the house, edging in to shut out the sky." In a dark, dark wood follows Nora, a reclusive writer, as she's invited to a hen weekend for … Continue reading In a Dark, Dark Wood – Ruth Ware