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Review: Bright Ruined Things by Samantha Cohoe

Review: Bright Ruined Things by Samantha Cohoe

A loose retelling of Shakespeare’s The Tempest, Bright Ruined Things by takes place over the course of one day, following Mae and her role in the Prosper family. I have never read The Tempest so I personally cannot compare the two. What I can say is that I enjoyed Cohoe’s melding of 1920s culture and […]

Posted February 28, 2022 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Jackaby by William Ritter

Review: Jackaby by William Ritter

This book was a pleasant surprise. Jackaby by is the first in the series by the same name. Set during the Victorian age, I expected a freaky paranormal mystery that would leave me jumping at noises and leaving all the lights on at night. That is not at all what this is! Jackaby is a […]

Posted April 22, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
Blog Tour: Marriage and Murder by Penny Reid

Blog Tour: Marriage and Murder by Penny Reid

Marriage and Murder, an-all new quirky and witty cozy mystery and the second book in the Solving for Pie: Cletus and Jenn Mysteries from New York Times bestselling author Penny Reid is available now! Review I didn’t think it was possible to love Cletus more than I already did, but I was wrong! I adore […]

Posted March 18, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

Review: One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

One of Us is Lying by is an intriguing mystery following four high school students after one of their fellow classmates dies during detention. This book reminds me of a darker version of the 80’s classic The Breakfast Club, which happens to also be the original inspiration for the story. Delivering a keep-you-guessing mystery while […]

Posted February 8, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Blog Tour: Engagement and Espionage by Penny Reid

Blog Tour: Engagement and Espionage by Penny Reid

Engagement and Espionage, an all-new quirky and swoon-worthy romantic comedy featuring fan favorites Jenn and Cletus Winston from New York Times bestselling author is available now! Read on for my review of the book and an excerpt. Review Oh my chickens! Engagement and Espionage by is the first book in her new spin-off series . […]

Posted August 3, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
#MyTBRL Review: Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

#MyTBRL Review: Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

Y’all picked a fantastic book this month. I immediately dove in. If you enjoy mystery and magic, I highly recommend you move Ninth House to the top of your TBR pile. Ninth House by is the first book in her debut adult series. I love Bardugo’s other works so I had high expectations going in. […]

Posted May 29, 2020 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
#MyTBRL Review: Stalking Jack the Ripper

#MyTBRL Review: Stalking Jack the Ripper

I have no words….well, that’s a lie. I have lots of words. Just where to start?! Stalking Jack the Ripper by is the first in the series about a young woman who works with her uncle and his apprentice to find the killer preying on the women of Whitechapel.  If you’ve followed my reviews long, […]

Posted October 25, 2019 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments