George Clare is an art teacher, but is he a murderer? After coming home one late winter evening to find his wife dead and his three-year-old daughter alone in the house, George is the immediate suspect, but did do it? A whodunit that evolves and studies the characters and their marriage through multiple narratives and their own to show everything that led up to her death.
Hey there avid readers! So the interactive book of the month poll seemed to really work so I’m going to keep doing it. Here are the choices for March. You can vote however you like by judging the book cover or by judging the synopsis or your anticipation of the novel. However you want to vote just vote and spread the word.
Still Waters by Ash Parsons is a young adult story that follows high school senior Jason, an outsider who becomes sucked into the popular crowd for dangerous and life threatening reasons. Published on April 21, 2015 by Philomel Books, a children’s imprint of Penguin Books.
This incredibly gritty novel does not pull any punches, literally. Jason suffers from an abusive household; one where he takes the punches his father throws to protect his little sister. The constant abuse forces him to take on a job becoming a lackey for Michael, the school jock and regular manipulating sociopath. However, there is more to the job than detailed, and as the story unfolds, it becomes darker and unsuspecting. Continue reading “A Powerful & Gritty Story | Review of ‘Still Waters’”
Review by: Cynthia A. By: Pittacus Lore Published: July 10, 2012 Publisher: HarperCollins Series: Lorien Legacies Genre: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Action/Adventure, Fantasy Three stories originally published as eBooks now in one paperback. The Lost Files combines the stories of Six, Nine and the story of the Fallen Legacies. Held captive, Six and Nine both fell into the traps of the Mogadorians. Here are their … Continue reading The Legacies (Lorien Legacies: The Lost Files, #1-3) | Book Review