Category Archives: BOTM

Review: A Flicker in the Dark by Stacy Willingham

A Flicker in the Dark is Stacy Willingham’s debut novel, and let me tell you: this one book is enough to get Stacy Willingham on my ‘auto-buy’ list. I can already see her writing potential and cannot wait to see what she comes up with next. Continue reading

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Review: A History of Wild Places by Shea Ernshaw

A History of Wild Places caught my attention because it promised to be this interesting blend of fantasy, thriller, and suspense. As this is a magical combination I am always looking for, I knew I had to give Shea Ernshaw’s writing a chance. Continue reading

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Review: Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Okay, so to preface my review, I’m going to state that Malibu Rising is not normally a book I would pick up and dive into. I tend to be overly picky about my historical fiction reads. Continue reading

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Review: Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Silvia Moreno-Garcia is back with another enchanting and horrifying tale. One that quite literally blends fantastical elements with horror as well as a few Gothic elements. It makes for a chilling read. Continue reading

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Review: We Were Never Here by Andrea Bartz

We Were Never Here was one of my three August choices for BOTM, and I am so extremely glad that this one came across my plate! This suspenseful thriller was written by Andrea Bartz – the author of The Lost Night and The Herd. Continue reading

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Review: The Inheritance of Orquídea Divina by Zoraida Cordova

As a massive fan of Zoraida Cordova, I’ve been excitedly looking forward to the release of The Inheritance of Orquídea Divina. Not only do I love her writing, but this latest novel sounded like it would be right up my alley. Think Practical Magic, but with an Ecuadorian twist. Continue reading

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Review: Not A Happy Family by Shari Lapena

Shari Lapena’s latest novel, Not A Happy Family, is a mystery thriller and family drama all rolled into one. It instantly caught my attention as one of the options for BOTM, and I just couldn’t resist. Continue reading

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Review: Girl A by Abigail Dean

Abigail Dean’s latest novel, Girl A, is one that will stick to the memory of thriller fans all over, with a chilling tale of family and secrets. Continue reading

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Review: The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner

The Lost Apothecary is one of those novels that I have heard SO much about lately; it was impossible to resist the temptation to put down everything I was doing and just read. Continue reading

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Review: The Damage by Caitlin Wahrer

Caitlin Wahrer’s debut novel, The Damage, cuts to the quick, blending drama, human nature, grief, and thriller elements into one. This novel takes a familiar subject within the world of thrillers and forces readers to look at it through a new lens. Continue reading

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