Book Review: The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley

IMAGINE You gather with a group of your closest friends from high school/college for a NYE trip to a fancy hunting lodge in the Scottish Highlands. Ah, how relaxing, how quaint, how fun. You know what that means, right? It's not quite winter yet but goddamn have I been in the mood for some winter … Continue reading Book Review: The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley

Book Review: The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

source Tis the season to re-read and talk about one of my favorite books of all time. Iconic. Legendardy. Classic. When you think of The Silence of the Lambs you may think of the movie at first. It stars Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster and it is incredible. The best part is that it follows … Continue reading Book Review: The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

Book Review: The Shining by Stephen King

Growing up I watched a number of Stephen King films that I had no idea were adapted from his books. My favorite was always Stand By Me. I still remember watching the scene with the leeches and being delightfully freaked out and disgusted by it. I was enthralled. In high school was when I first … Continue reading Book Review: The Shining by Stephen King

Series of the Week: Battle Royale by Koushun Takami

This technically might not be a series but my blog my rules. This is a book that has spawned into manga and a live action movie that's a cult classic. There's a reason for it too. It's excellent, terrifyingly so. Set in a fascist fiction Japan, the government has established a military program, the Battle … Continue reading Series of the Week: Battle Royale by Koushun Takami

ARC Review: Trace of Evil (Natalie Lockhart #1) by Alice Blanchard

What had once been beautiful was dead. Genre: Mystery/Thriller We really are kicking this fall off with some spooky great books and I'm really excited about it! At first I was hesitant about Trace of Evil because I thought it would be a boring police procedural book but it exceeded my expectations and more. Despite … Continue reading ARC Review: Trace of Evil (Natalie Lockhart #1) by Alice Blanchard

DRC Review: Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson

source Genre: Mystery/Thriller Trigger warnings: Sexual abuse and drug abuse “I don’t know what the fuck a blog even is,” Marty said. The goddesses have blessed us with another GREAT mystery thriller you guys! ABOUT MURDER!!! Now...I grew up on Law & Order, CSI, and all of those police and detective and murderous shows. I … Continue reading DRC Review: Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson