My Book Reviews

Book Review – God-Shaped Hole by Tiffanie DeBartolo

May 21, 2017

God-Shaped Hole: A Novel HOLY MOLY THIS BOOK. THIS STORY. THIS AUTHOR!!!! I’ve been raving about her, solely on her book “How to Kill a Rockstar” (it was the only one I had read YEARS ago, and still consider one of my ultimate “indie-feel” favorites) and this one affected me just as deeply. Just… in a [...]

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Reader Question – Marion wants more “Older woman, younger man” book recommendations…

May 18, 2017

YAY I LOVE THIS TOPIC!!! Marion is also looking for book recommendations in a specific genre. She asks: “The new French president and his wife’s love story has put me in the mood for a really good Older Woman – Younger man read. What’s everyone’s favourite ever? Mine is “The Education of Sebastian” by Jane [...]

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Book Review – The Twilight Wife by A.J. Banner

May 14, 2017

The Twilight Wife I liked it! A bit slow going at first (and for a good portion of it) and yet, I never once wanted to stop reading it because it held me. I had to know what was going on and what… happened, and I REALLY felt for the main character as she tried [...]

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Book Review – The Gravity of Us by Brittainy C. Cherry

May 7, 2017

The Gravity of Us This was another one of those “perfect” books for me. Wonderfully written, smooth flowing story with realistic dialogue and it had just enough of everything, and not too much of anything. I LOVED it. Jean: I basically read it in one day! IT WAS AWESOME!!!!!!!! Ela: Maryse! YOU MUST READ THE [...]

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Here’s my “pre-review” of The Tutor by K. Larsen

April 30, 2017

Oh yes, this was a super-sneak peek since “The Tutor” is still in editing as we speak. Yep. Not even a pre-order OR a book cover to be found yet. But K. Larsen knows my love for her darker, more psych-thrillery stories, and sent me a super-early copy all for my very own. And when [...]

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Book Review – The Brave Line by Kate Stewart

April 23, 2017

The Brave Line I loved it (and I’m going to say I 5-star loved the second half of the book). The first half was very good. Second half was intense and the best part of it all. In fact, I devoured it, and I’m surprised I did, ’cause it’s HOT!!!!! Hotter than I usually stick [...]

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Book Review – The Widow by Fiona Barton

April 16, 2017

The Widow BLURB JOLT alert and I got it on super-sale. I one clicked it SO hard considering some of the reviews and recommendations and I was dying to get to it! bev: Maryse?? Have you heard of The Widow? Just saw a A review for it. Guess it is a psych/thriller/mystery type like Gone [...]

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Guest Review (my sister!!) – Foreigner by C.J. Cherryh

April 14, 2017

Foreigner: 10th Anniversary Edition (Foreigner series) by C.J. Cherryh Review by Johanne Pearl Couturier 4.5 stars Science fiction at its best! Imagine humans lost in space. A LOT of humans. The planet they are close to is already inhabited by a race of humanoids that seem to have developed technology in a way that looks like [...]

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