Book Review: Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister

Title: Girl in Disguise Author: Greer Macallister Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery, Fiction, Adult Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark Published: March 21, 2017 Page Amount: 320 pages Goodreads Summary: For the first female Pinkerton detective, respect is hard to come by. Danger, however, is not. In the tumultuous years of the Civil War, the streets of Chicago offer a…

Book Review: The Little Book of Hygge by Meik Wiking

Title: The Little Book of Hygge: The Danish Way to Live Well Author: Meik Wiking Genre: Nonfiction, Self Help, Psychology, Denmark, Adult, Health, Travel, Philosophy, Reference Publisher: Penguin UK Published: November 16, 2016 Page Amount: 240 pages Goodreads Summary:You know hygge when you feel it. It is when you are cuddled up on a sofa…

Book Review: The Fifth Season by NK Jemisin

Title: The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth #1) Author: N.K. Jemisin Genre: Fantasy, Fiction, Science Fiction, Dystopia, Adult, Post Apocalyptic, Epic Fantasy, High Fantasy Publisher: Orbit Published: August 4, 2015 Page Amount: 468 pages Goodreads Summary: This is the way the world ends… for the last time. A season of endings has begun. It starts with…

Book Review: The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic by Emily Croy Barker

Title: The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic Author: Emily Croy Barker Genre: Fantasy, Fiction, Magic, Romance, Adult, Paranormal Publisher: Pamela Dorman Books Published: August 1, 2013 Page Amount: 576 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Nora Fischer’s dissertation is stalled and her boyfriend is about to marry another woman.  During a miserable weekend at a friend’s wedding, Nora…

Book Review: The Regional Office Is Under Attack by Manuel Gonzales

Title: The Regional Office Is Under Attack Author: Manuel Gonzales Genre: Fiction, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Thriller, Humor, Urban Fantasy, Mystery Publisher: Riverhead Books Published: April 12, 2016 Page Amount: 400 pages Blurb From Goodreads: In a world beset by amassing forces of darkness, one organization—the Regional Office—and its coterie of super-powered female assassins protects the globe from annihilation.At its helm,…

Book Review: Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert

Title: Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear Author: Elizabeth Gilbert Genre: Non-Fiction, Self-Help, Writing, Art, Inspirational, Psychology, Spirituality, Autobiography, Memoir, Personal Development Publisher: Riverhead Books Published: September 22, 2015 Page Amount: 288 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Readers of all ages and walks of life have drawn inspiration and empowerment from Elizabeth Gilbert’s books for years. Now this…

Book Review: Superposition by David Walton

Title: Superposition Author: David Walton Genre: Science Fiction, Mystery, Thriller, Suspense, Fantasy, Detective Publisher: Pyr Published: April 7, 2015 Page Amount: 303 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Jacob Kelley’s family is turned upside down when an old friend turns up, waving a gun and babbling about an alien quantum intelligence. The mystery deepens when the friend is found dead in…

Book Review: The Boss by Abigail Barnette

Title: The Boss Author: Abigail Barnette Genre: Romance, Erotica, BDSM, Contemporary, Fiction, Adult Publisher: Self-Published Published: August 19, 2013 Page Amount: 353 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Sophie Scaife almost ran away once, trading her ticket to college for a ticket to Tokyo. But a delayed flight and a hot one-night stand with a stranger changed her mind, putting her firmly…

Book Review: Wild by Cheryl Strayed

Title: Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail Author: Cheryl Strayed Genre: Nonfiction, Autobiography, Memoir, Travel, Adventure, Adult, Nature Publisher: Knopf Published: March 20, 2012 Page Amount: 315 pages Blurb From Goodreads: At twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother’s death, her family scattered and her own marriage was soon…

Book Review: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me (And Other Concerns) By Mindy Kaling

Title: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me (And Other Concerns) Author: Mindy Kaling Genre: NonFiction, Humor, Autobiography, Memoir, Comedy, Funny, Essays, Adult Publisher: Crowne Archetype Published: November 1,2011 Page Amount: 222 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Mindy Kaling has lived many lives: the obedient child of immigrant professionals, a timid chubster afraid of her own bike, a Ben Affleck–impersonating Off-Broadway…

Book Review: Deathless by Catherynne M. Valente

Title: Deathless Author: Catherynne Valente Genre: Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Fiction, Mythology, Fairy Tales, Russia, Romance, Adult, Retelling Publisher: Tor Books Published: March 29, 2011 Page Amount: 352 pages Blurb From Goodreads:Koschei the Deathless is to Russian folklore what devils or wicked witches are to European culture: a menacing, evil figure; the villain of countless stories which have been passed…

Book Review: The Martian by Andy Weir

Title: The Martian Author: Andy Weir Genre: Science Fiction, Fiction, Adventure, Thriller, Space, Adult, Survival, Humor Publisher: Crown Published: February 11, 2014 Page Amount: 369 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the first person to die there. After a…