Naturals – Read It and Rate It

June 19, 2019

The Naturals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes Mystery Thriller Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) FIve kids with special talents are asked to help in the most infamous criminal cases. Seventeen-year-old Cassie is amazing at reading people. She wasn’t able to read, however, that they were in grave danger. You won’t believe the twist! Find out what happens in “The Naturals.”

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One of Us Is Lying – Read It and Rate It

June 18, 2019

One of Us Is Lying by Karen McManus Mystery Realistic Fiction Romance Thriller Review #1 * * * * * Stars (Amazing!) Browyn, Simon, Addie, Cooper, and Nate all go to detention. But by the time detention is over, Simon is dead, and the four of them are being blamed. After dozens of interrogations, endless media shame and fame, the four have become exhausted. Did one of them truly murder…

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Better You Than Me – Read It and Rate It

June 18, 2019

Better You Than Me by Jessica Brody Fantasy Mystery Realistic Fiction Romance Supernatural Thriller Review #1 * * * * Stars (Great!) Skylar is a normal middle-schooler obsessed with the famous celebrity Ruby Rivera. But when they meet in a prop room, they somehow switch bodies. Ruby is now going to a middls chool with almost no responsibilities. Skylar is living the dream in designer clothes and recording studios. This…

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Phantom of the Opera – Read It and Rate It

June 13, 2019

The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux Classic Mystery Thriller Review #1 * * Stars (Just ok) The Phantom has been playing mean tricks on the opera workers for weeks now and no one knows why. Some say he’s a ghost. But then one day a man finds a girl that he knew from his childhood. He follows her into a dressing room. He hears a man’s voice. He…

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Alcatraz Escape – Read It and Rate It

June 6, 2019

The Alcatraz Escape Book Scavenger #3 by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman Mystery Review #1 * * * * Stars (Great!) Emily and James have to solve puzzles and find clues to save the big puzzle set at Alcatraz Island. I liked the book because it was interesting and fun to read.

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Mysterious Affair at Styles – Read It and Rate It

June 6, 2019

The Mysterious Affair at Styles Hercule Poirot #1 by Agatha Christie Mystery Review #1 * * * * Stars (Great!) When Emily dies by poisoning, Hercule Poirot has to use his skills to find the true murderer and avenge Emily. I liked the book because it was really fun to read.

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Low Men in Yellow Coats – Read it and Rate it

April 23, 2019

Low Men in Yellow Coats (novella) by Stephen King Mystery Suspense Thriller Review #1 * * * Stars (Pretty good) I was a little disappointed. I thought for Stephen King’s books would captivate me from the very beginning. I had to push through, hoping to get to something interesting. I finally got there. He did give amazing detail on the Low Men. I could clearly see it in my mind’s…

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By Night – book review

March 21, 2019

By Night  vol. 1 by John Allison Comics Science Fiction Supernatural * * * * Stars (Great!) Jane and Heather go way back, but haven’t seen each other since they graduated from college. Now they’re both back in their hometown, Spectrum, where exactly nothing happens ever. Heather has a great idea that’s sure to be fun – the Charleswood Estate, abandoned for years, has officially run out of money to…

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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler – book review

December 7, 2018

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler By E.L. Konigsburg Adventure Juvenile Fiction Mystery Realistic Fiction * * * * Stars (Great!) Feeling unappreciated and taken advantage of, Claudia decides to teach her parents a lesson by running away. Because she’s a planner, and accustomed to a certain standard of living (and comfort) she decides to invite her younger brother Jamie (who saves ALL of his money) on…

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