Action · Adventure · Fantasy · Uncategorized

Storm of the Gods (Areios Brothers #1) by Amy Braun

An action-packed adventure that brings Greek mythology to modern times in a great way. It’s been thirty years since the Greek gods returned with their powers restored after the long battle against the mighty titans. With the ancient deities imprisoned in Tartarus, the gods now live in Néo Vasíleio, formerly known as California. Derek Aerios… Continue reading Storm of the Gods (Areios Brothers #1) by Amy Braun

Cosy Mystery · Uncategorized

The Spook in the Stacks (Lighthouse Library Mystery #4) by Eva Gates

A wonderful cosy mystery that takes place in a lighthouse library. At Bodie Island Lighthouse Library in North Caroline is on full Halloween mode. Librarian Lucy Richardson gets into the holiday spirit by hosting a lecture on ghost legends, starting with the works of Washington Irving. To add excitement, former resident and wealthy businessman Jay… Continue reading The Spook in the Stacks (Lighthouse Library Mystery #4) by Eva Gates

Classics · Graphic Novel · Uncategorized

Manga Classics: The Count of Monte Cristo (Manga Classics) by Stacy King, Crystal S. Chan (Story Adaptation), Nokman Poon (Artist) & Alexandre Dumas (Author)

Once again, a brilliant adaptation of the original into a Manga Classic! It keeps the dramatic atmosphere and the gripping suspense of the most complex classic revenge story. This is the story of a young man that had a bright life ahead of him. He was to become captain of his own ship, marry the… Continue reading Manga Classics: The Count of Monte Cristo (Manga Classics) by Stacy King, Crystal S. Chan (Story Adaptation), Nokman Poon (Artist) & Alexandre Dumas (Author)

Historical · Uncategorized

Delivering Virtue by Brian Kindall

A must-read amusing, complex and elegant epic story. In the American West, Missouri in 1854, Didier Rain has a long list of occupations. Poet, philosopher, a gentleman in the making and a low-life rogue. In desperate need to have money, Rain accepts to become a Sacred Deliverer and take a baby girl named Virtue to… Continue reading Delivering Virtue by Brian Kindall

Mystery · Uncategorized

The Ghosts of Galway (Jack Taylor #13) by Ken Bruen

This was the first novel I’ve read of Jack Taylor and despite the dark atmosphere and writing, I found myself enjoying it. After being misdiagnosed and being involved in a scandal due to it, former cop Jack Taylor has almost everything he needs: his whiskey, his books and his faithful watchdog Storm. Everything, but money.… Continue reading The Ghosts of Galway (Jack Taylor #13) by Ken Bruen

Mystery · Uncategorized

In Deep Water (Cathy Connolly #2) by Sam Blake

An averagely good thriller that keeps the mind engaged but doesn’t bring anything new to the table. After a traumatizing encounter that left her adjusting to the new physical and mental scars, Cat Connolly, the first female detective in the Garda Síochána, has seen enough action to last a lifetime. When her friend and training… Continue reading In Deep Water (Cathy Connolly #2) by Sam Blake

Fantasy · Paranormal · Romance · Uncategorized

Demon Hunting with a Sexy Ex (Demon Hunting #5) by Lexi George

A fast, fun, comic read filled with supernatural characters and creatures. The life of Cassandra McKenna isn’t in a good phase. Duncan, her ex demon-hunter is back and determined to make her life very difficult. Not only he broke her heart over two centuries, he hunts Demonoid sorcerers like herself and also baths naked in… Continue reading Demon Hunting with a Sexy Ex (Demon Hunting #5) by Lexi George

Historical · Uncategorized

Come Back for Me by Sharon Hart-Green

A touching, memorable novel that goes into the horror of the Holocaust, how people lost everything and how it marked their lives. Be prepared to grieve and to hope. This novel tells the story of two different people, Arthur Mandelkorn and Suzy Kohn. Arthur is desperately trying to find the sister that he was separated… Continue reading Come Back for Me by Sharon Hart-Green

Historical · Thriller · Uncategorized

Apricots and Wolfsbane by K.M. Pohlkamp

A memorable, unique historical thriller packed with action and an impressive research of historical poisons. It’s very hard to believe this is a debut novel. This is the tale of a female assassin on the 16th century that uses different poisons has the weapon of choice. Lavinia Maud craves for the death fashioned by her… Continue reading Apricots and Wolfsbane by K.M. Pohlkamp

Fantasy · Horror · Uncategorized

Red Queen (The Chronicles of Alice #2) by Christina Henry

In the sequel to Alice, the Red Queen proves to be a worthy finale for the dark story of Alice and Hatcher. After escaping the Old City, Alice and Hatcher face the first disappointment: the awaited green fields and the smell of grass and trees are nothing but a desert of ash and dust. On… Continue reading Red Queen (The Chronicles of Alice #2) by Christina Henry