Early Book Review | I’ll Meet You There by Heather Demetrios

Authour: Heather Demetrios Format: Advance Reader Copy, 388 pages Publication date: February 3rd 2015 Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: When I first heard of this book, I immediately wanted to get my hands on a copy as PTSD or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is […]

Book Review | Love, Lucy by April Lindner

Authour: April Lindner Format: Advance Reader Copy, 292 pages Publication date: January 27th 2015 Publisher: Poppy Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: April Lindner is a YA authour well-known for writing YA novels that are modern retellings of classic novels. In her latest book, Love, Lucy she accomplishes this with […]

Book Review | Seven Letters from Paris by Samantha Verant

Authour: Samantha Verant Format: Advance Reader Copy, 258 pages Publication date: October 7th 2014 Publisher: Sourcebooks Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: I love a good love story especially ones that involve travel of some kind, and it’s even better if the story is one that actually happened as there […]

Book Review | The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna van Praag

Authour: Menna van Praag Format: Trade Paperback, 326 pages Publication date: December 30th 2014 Publisher: Ballantine Books Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: “…if life is ever less than lovely, put on this dress and it’ll help you remember that you are loved. And that will see you through everything.” […]

Book Review | Owl and the Japanese Circus by Kristi Charish

Authour: Kristi Charish Format: Advance Reader Copy, 418 pages Publication date: January 13th 2015 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Canada Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: As a former archeology student, and lover of mythology I love it when archeology is mixed with elements of the supernatural. And in Kristi Charish’s […]

Book Review | Etta and Otto and Russell and James by Emma Hooper

Authour: Emma Hooper Format: Advance Reader Copy, 305 pages Publication date: January 13th 2015 Publisher: Penguin Canada Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: At the beginning pages of Emma Hooper’s debut novel, Etta and Otto and Russell and James we learned that Etta, an 82 year old woman and set […]

Book Review | The Boy Next Door by Katie Van Ark

Authour: Katie Van Ark Format: Advance Reader Copy, 347 pages Publication date: January 6th 2015 Publisher: Swoon Reads Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: When it comes to contemporary YA, I’m a bit of a sucker for the whole friends-to-more romances. Maybe it has to do with the fact that […]

Mystery Monday | The King of Shanghai by Ian Hamilton

Mystery Mondays is a sometimes weekly, sometimes biweekly and sometimes monthly review feature here on Words of Mystery that showcases books in the mystery (and on occasion thriller) genre that we are currently reading and our thoughts on them. Feel free to comment and leave suggestions as to what we should read and review next. […]