Book Review

THE NIGHT SHIFT by Alex Finlay

Rating: 4.5 / 5 THE NIGHT SHIFT by Alex Finlay begins with a shocking set of murders just on the verge of Y2K. It is New Year's Even and a killer comes to a Blockbuster Video in New Jersey and kills three of the four employees working that night. One of the teenage girls is… Continue reading THE NIGHT SHIFT by Alex Finlay

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CERTAIN DARK THINGS by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Rating: 3.5 / 5 CERTAIN DARK THINGS by Silvia Moreno-Garcia is set in a world where vampires exist and humanity is aware of them. Domingo is a human, collecting garbage from the streets and a bit obsessed with vampires. Atl enters his life, a descendant of a line of Aztec vampires and his obsession quickly… Continue reading CERTAIN DARK THINGS by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

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MY GRANDMOTHER ASKED ME TO TELL YOU SHE’S SORRY by Fredrik Backman

Rating: 5 / 5 MY GRANDMOTHER ASKED ME TO TELL YOU SHE'S SORRY by Fredrik Backman follows a little girl named Elsa. She's never been the kid to fit in. She has parents who love her, but each has their own new family and she is feeling left out. Thankfully she's been blessed with a… Continue reading MY GRANDMOTHER ASKED ME TO TELL YOU SHE’S SORRY by Fredrik Backman

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WAHALA by Nikki May

I received a complimentary copy of WAHALA by Nikki May from Custom House / William Morrow Books for an honest review. Rating: 3.5 / 5 WAHALA by Nikki May follows the alternating POVs of three Anglo-Nigerian women, Ronke, Boo, and Simi. The three are close friends who share all the ins and outs of their… Continue reading WAHALA by Nikki May

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THE PERFECT ESCAPE by Leah Konen

Rating: 4.5 / 5 THE PERFECT ESCAPE by Leah Konen finds a group of three friends heading off for a much needed vacation. Sam, Margaret, and Diana have all bonded over their recent breakups, so the weekend plan is going to be all about hottubs, drinking, and no men! It's mean to be the titular… Continue reading THE PERFECT ESCAPE by Leah Konen

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BLACKTOP WASTELAND by S.A. Cosby

Rating: 5 / 5 After reading and loving RAZORBLADE TEARS by S.A. Cosby last year, I had to pick up BLACKTOP WASTELAND so I was happy when we picked it as a #SaturdayBookstaClub buddy read. BLACKTOP WASTELAND follows Beauregard. He's had some crime in his past, but now he's a mechanic with his own business… Continue reading BLACKTOP WASTELAND by S.A. Cosby

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NANNY NEEDED by Georgina Cross

I received a gifted copy of NANNY NEEDED by Georgina Cross from Bantam / Random House. It was one of our first reads of he year for the #SaturdayBookstaClub buddy read! Rating: 4 / 5 NANNY NEEDED follows Sarah Larsen, a young woman living in New York after the illness and death of her aunt… Continue reading NANNY NEEDED by Georgina Cross

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ALL HER LITTLE SECRETS by Wanda M. Morris

Rating: 4.5 / 5 ALL HER LITTLE SECRETS by Wanda M. Morris was one of our #SaturdayBookstaClub buddy read picks for November/December. We hoped to end up the year with some great books and this one did not disappoint! ALL HER LITTLE SECRETS follows Ellice, a Black woman working as an attorney in a corporation… Continue reading ALL HER LITTLE SECRETS by Wanda M. Morris

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CUL-DE-SAC by Joy Fielding

I received a gifted copy of CUL-DE-SAC by Joy Fielding from Random House / Ballantine Books! This was one of our #SaturdayBookstaClub buddy read books for October! Rating: 4 / 5 CUL-DE-SAC is a story of a neighborhood of strangers where people don't know what is going on behind closed doors, or sometimes even what… Continue reading CUL-DE-SAC by Joy Fielding

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THE DISAPPEARING ACT by Catherine Steadman

I received a gifted copy of THE DISAPPEARING ACT by Catherine Steadman from Random House / Ballantine Books! This was one of our #SaturdayBookstaClub buddy read books for August! Rating: 4 / 5 THE DISAPPEARING ACT begins with Mia Eliot, a talented actress with a personal life that is a flop. After her boyfriend abandons… Continue reading THE DISAPPEARING ACT by Catherine Steadman