Review: Stalking Jack the Ripper

Title: Stalking Jack The Ripper (Stalking Jack The Ripper, #1) Author: Kerri Maniscalco Genre: Young Adult Historical Fiction Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Published: September 20, 2016 Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Summary: Presented by James Patterson's new children's imprint, this deliciously creepy horror novel has a storyline inspired by the Ripper murders and an unexpected, blood-chilling conclusion... Seventeen-year-old Audrey … Continue reading Review: Stalking Jack the Ripper


Review: Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1)

Title: Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1) Author: Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff Genre: Young Adult SciFi Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Published: October 20, 2015 Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Summary: This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she’d have to do. This afternoon, her planet was invaded. The year is … Continue reading Review: Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1)

Review: (The Well of Ascension, Mistborn #2)

Title: The Well of Ascension Author: Brandon Sanderson Genre: High Fantasy/Epic Fantasy Publisher: Tor Books (Pictured edition by Gollancz in December 2009) Published: August 21, 2007 Rating: 4.5/5 Stars Summary: Vin, the street urchin who has grown into the most powerful Mistborn in the land, and Elend Venture, the idealistic young nobleman who loves her, must … Continue reading Review: (The Well of Ascension, Mistborn #2)

Review: The Marriage Pact

Title: The Marriage Pact Author: Michelle Richmond Genre: Thriller Publisher: Bantam Published: July 25, 2017 Rating: 3/5 stars Summary: Newlyweds Alice and Jake are a picture-perfect couple. Alice, once a singer in a well-known rock band, is now a successful lawyer. Jake is a partner in an up-and-coming psychology practice. Their life together holds endless possibilities. After … Continue reading Review: The Marriage Pact

Review: The Night Circus

Title: The Night Circus Author: Erin Morgenstern Genre: Fantasy/Historical Fiction Publisher: Doubleday (The pictured edition is Vintage Children’s Classics) Published: September 13, 2011 Rating: 5/5 stars Summary: The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within the black-and-white striped canvas tents is an utterly unique … Continue reading Review: The Night Circus

Review: Assassin’s Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy, #1)

Title: Assassin’s Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy #1) Author: Robin Hobb Publisher: Harper Voyager Published:  March 27, 2014 (First Published May 1995) Genre: High Fantasy; Epic Fantasy Rating: 3.5/5 Stars Synopsis: Young Fitz is the bastard son of the noble Prince Chivalry, raised in the shadow of the royal court by his father’s gruff stableman. He is … Continue reading Review: Assassin’s Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy, #1)