Blog Tour Review: Where David Threw Stones, Elyse Hoffman

Title: Where David Threw StonesAuthor: Elyse HoffmanGenre: Historical Fantasy Length: 442 Pages Publishing: September 27, 2022 About the Book "Welcome to the Brennenbach of Midnight! The Curse Hours have begun."West Germany, 1968When ten-year-old David Saidel's parents are murdered by Neo-Nazis, he is sent to live with his grandfather in the anti-Semitic village of Brennenbach. David,… Continue reading Blog Tour Review: Where David Threw Stones, Elyse Hoffman

Sea of Tranquility, Emily St. John Mandel

I don’t really know how to review this book, and I’m afraid I don’t have much more to add to the conversation. I loved Olive’s quick wit; her answers in the interviews were amusing, although sometimes tedious. I liked Gaspery’s persistence, that he kept going, and that he knew an opportunity when he saw one… Continue reading Sea of Tranquility, Emily St. John Mandel

The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires, Grady Hendrix

This book has been well-reviewed, and I’m glad for that because I didn’t write many notes while reading. I started reading it and wouldn’t have put it down except bedtime came, and I’m a stickler for sleep. It starts charming enough, with a, we’re bored, let’s make a better book club than the boring one… Continue reading The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires, Grady Hendrix

The Ladies of the Secret Circus, Constance Sayers

Known to have a little magic, Lara is preparing for her wedding. But when her fiance doesn’t show up, she knows something is amiss. As Lara tries to move on in her life, she keeps getting called back to him and her past. She must uncover the secrets that arise to move on. I’m particularly… Continue reading The Ladies of the Secret Circus, Constance Sayers

Beautiful Things Evil People Do, Kailee Reese Samuels

Meet Jynx and Echo. Neither of them is interested in a relationship. Both are carrying burdens from the past and the weight of their family's expectations. Can broken people help heal each other, or is it just an implosion waiting to happen? “I inherited sadness from my mother.”- This resonated with me because there are… Continue reading Beautiful Things Evil People Do, Kailee Reese Samuels