Crime Mystery Book Recommendation (Recommendation Thursday)

“And then I thought that I had to be like Sherlock Holmes and I had to detach my mind at will to a remarkable degree so that I did not notice how much it was hurting inside my head.”  ― Mark Haddon, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time I did promise I'll be back … Continue reading Crime Mystery Book Recommendation (Recommendation Thursday)

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Night Film & Before The Fall (2 mini book reviews)Mystery books are more than the plot twist

 “There are crimes of passion and crimes of logic. The boundary between them is not clearly defined.”  ― Albert Camus Hi friends, I recently read two crime mystery books that created a unique edgy experience, especially in character study and the cinematic experience that completely absorbed me, as well as discussing certain themes. (Not that they … Continue reading Night Film & Before The Fall (2 mini book reviews)Mystery books are more than the plot twist

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind book review (2 min read)

Click Here for more... 272 pages Genre:  Historical Fiction, Classics, Horror “He succeeded in being considered totally uninteresting. People left him alone. And that was all he wanted.”  18th Century France, Grenouille is a man who has no human scent or body odor but is gifted with a very sharp sense of smell. He has the gift of recognizing … Continue reading Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind book review (2 min read)

Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil Book Review (Short Post)

Synopsis Genre: Nonfiction, True Crime, Mystery, History,  If you go to Atlanta, the first question people ask you is, "What's your business?" In Macon, they ask, "Where do you go to church?" In Augusta, they ask your grandmother's maiden name. But in Savannah, the first question people ask you is "What would you like to … Continue reading Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil Book Review (Short Post)

The Secret History by Donna Tartt book review

Synopsis Genre: Contemporary, Modern Classic, Thriller, Literary Fiction 520 pages “Beauty is terror. Whatever we call beautiful, we quiver before it.” P.S. Lot's of Tumblr like aesthetic coming your way  The story is unlike any mystery I have ever read, enticed by the idea of why the murder took place as opposed to who did … Continue reading The Secret History by Donna Tartt book review

The Salesman by Joseph O’Connor book review :)

    Synopsis   Goodreads Rating: 3.9 ★★★★   My Rating: 5 ★★★★   Genre: Ireland Lit, Cultural, Contemporary, Thriller   Absolutely beautiful… Set in Dublin Ireland 1994, the town is infested with drug addicts and crime is at its peak… We follow Billy, a salesman whose only daughter ends up in a coma after a dastardly … Continue reading The Salesman by Joseph O’Connor book review 🙂

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (A Re-Read Book Review)

What an experience, truly dark and beautiful read & the perspective of a 2nd read was even more rewarding than the first time 🙂 “There’s something disturbing about recalling a warm memory and feeling utterly cold.” Everyone and their dog has read or heard of this book, so to go into a synopsis will be … Continue reading Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (A Re-Read Book Review)