Boy’s Life by Robert McCammon book review

    Synopsis   Goodreads Rating: 4.32✶✶✶✶   My Rating: 5✶✶✶✶✶   Genre: Fantasy, Magical realism, Coming of Age, Thriller       “See, this is my opinion: we all start out knowing magic. We are born with whirlwinds, forest fires, and comets inside us. We are born able to sing to birds and read … Continue reading Boy’s Life by Robert McCammon book review

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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 robbery. The culprits are apprehended and … Continue reading The Salesman by Joseph O’Connor book review 🙂

The Tommyknockers by Stephen King (Short-Review)

Synopsis Average Rating: 3.43 ★★★ My Rating: 4 ★★★★ Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror, Suspense, Thriller   Late last night and the night before, Tommyknockers, Tommyknockers, knocking at the door. I want to go out, don't know if I can, 'Cause I'm so afraid of the Tommyknocker man.     By The way, that jingle is really creepy if … Continue reading The Tommyknockers by Stephen King (Short-Review)

The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Lucia Graves (Translator) book review

Synopsis Goodreads Rating 4.23 ★★★★ My Rating: 5 ★★★★★★ Genre: Mystery, Historical Fiction, Cultural, Literary Fiction.   “Books are mirrors: you only see in them what you already have inside you.”     Words cannot describe what this book entails… I am completely and utterly dumbfounded, what an experience! I have never been held captive … Continue reading The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Lucia Graves (Translator) book review

Mr Mercedes by Stephen King ( Bill Hodges Series #1) Short Review

    Goodreads Rating : 3.89 ★★★★ My Rating: 4.5 ★★★★★ Genre: Crime, Thriller, Suspense   “Life is a crap carnival with shit prizes.”   I am still waiting for King to disappoint me… Is that today…   I am back with a review for one amazing book after a bad slump this one came to my … Continue reading Mr Mercedes by Stephen King ( Bill Hodges Series #1) Short Review

Atonement by Ian McEwan Book Review :)

Goodreads Synopsis Rating: 3/5 ★★★ Genre: Historical Fiction, Modern Classic, Romance a·tone /əˈtōn/ verb  make amends or reparation. “A person is, among all else, a material thing, easily torn and not easily mended.” This is a  pretty well-loved novel, funny story I was about to leave it when I first saw it in a thrift … Continue reading Atonement by Ian McEwan Book Review 🙂

Hanging Hill by Mo Hayder book review (Holy F!@$#) mini-review

“I'm a post-menopausal woman who's lived in a man's world for twenty years. A more cynical, cruel creature it's hard to find. Goodreads Synopsis  4.25 ★★★★  Genre: Crime, Mystery, Suspense Crime fiction is one of those genres that just feels right, when I get into the story and try to piece everything together. It especially difficult … Continue reading Hanging Hill by Mo Hayder book review (Holy F!@$#) mini-review

Started Early Took My Dog by Kate Atkinson #4-JacksonBrodieCrimeSeries (Short Review)

 Goodreads Synopsis Genre: Crime fiction, Literary fiction  My Star rating: 5/5★★★★   “Fiction had never been Jackson's thing. Facts seemed challenging enough without making stuff up. What he discovered was that the great novels of the world were about three things - death, money and sex. Occasionally a whale.” I can’t believe it's the last … Continue reading Started Early Took My Dog by Kate Atkinson #4-JacksonBrodieCrimeSeries (Short Review)