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

Action · Horror · Mystery

The Tracker by John Hunt

Now here is an original plot that will make you be afraid of falling asleep. Taylor is a 25 years old man with a series of problems. He’s over 100kg in weight, being diminished by his mother over it until her death. He’s also accused of multiple murder charges that he swears he’s not guilty… Continue reading The Tracker by John Hunt

Adventure · Children · Fantasy · Middle-Grade · Paranormal

Twain’s Treasure (Phantom Files #1) by William B. Wolfe

A highly enjoyable read for all the lovers of a good adventure, humorous dialogues mixed with mystery. Alex April has a particular gift or curse: he can see ghosts. On the contrary of what you might believe, these ghosts are far from being scary, they are mostly annoying, loud and have the infuriating habit of… Continue reading Twain’s Treasure (Phantom Files #1) by William B. Wolfe

Cosy Mystery

Lethal Licorice (Amish Candy Shop Mystery #2) by Amanda Flower

A great addition to The Amish Candy Shop Mystery series. Lethal Licorice picks up right after the events of Assaulted Caramel. Bailey’s life is still a bit of a mess as she slowly adjusts to the Amish style of life in Harvest, Ohio. At the same time, Bailey’s grandmother is still struggling after the death… Continue reading Lethal Licorice (Amish Candy Shop Mystery #2) by Amanda Flower

Fantasy · Horror · Middle-Grade · Mystery · Paranormal

A Graveyard Visible by Steve Conoboy

A refreshing horror story that introduces the idea of an expanding cemetery. Caleb can see an old graveyard from his bedroom window and it seems to grow bigger every day. Even though funerals take place there every night, no one in their town is dying. As Caleb takes it upon himself to measure the graveyard,… Continue reading A Graveyard Visible by Steve Conoboy

Horror · Poetry

Nightmare’s Eve by Stephen H. Provost

A collection of 16 short stories and 10 poems that explore several themes going from space exploration, time travel to mythology and supernatural events that will make you sleep with the lights on.

Children · Fantasy · YA

The Letter for the King (De brief voor de koning #1) by Tonke Dragt (Author) & Laura Watkinson (Translator)

A beautiful novel that radiates pureness and sweetness through and through. A powerful message that unlocks powerful emotions and thoughts. This is the story of Tiuri, a squire that finds the hard way that his destiny is very different than the one he had planned. On the eve of becoming a knight, Tiuri makes the… Continue reading The Letter for the King (De brief voor de koning #1) by Tonke Dragt (Author) & Laura Watkinson (Translator)

Historical

Fred’s Funeral by Sandy Day

A sweet novella that teaches us that we need to value people when they’re alive. Fred Sadler just died of old age in his nursing home. After serving in WW1, Fred returned home struggling to cope with everything he saw. After getting in one of the too many problems, especially with alcohol, he’s placed in… Continue reading Fred’s Funeral by Sandy Day

Historical · LGBT · Romance

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

If you’re like me and never cry with books, I will tell you now there’s a first time for everything. Set in the Age of Heroes, The Song of Achilles re-tells the story of one of the most famous names of the time, Achilles, told in the eyes of Patroclus, Achilles’ best friend and lover.… Continue reading The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

Adventure · Mystery · Romance · YA

Reality Gold by Tiffany Brooks

A top novel with a top, refreshing story. ​ Riley Ozaki was once a normal teenage girl trying to survive high school. When misinterpretation of her school paper turns her calm life into a hell of bullying, both in reality and online, and public-shaming, Riley decides to join a competition in a deserted island with… Continue reading Reality Gold by Tiffany Brooks