Book Review | Christmas on Primrose Hill by Karen Swan

Authour: Karen Swan Format: Advance Reader Copy, 463 pages Publication date: November 13th 2015 Publisher: Atria Books Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: The holidays remain one of my favourite times of the year, thus it’s only fitting that I’m always in search of an excellent holiday themed read. Karen […]

Book Review | Gratitude by Oliver Sacks

Authour: Oliver Sacks Format: Hardcover, 45 pages Publication date: November 24th 2015 Publisher: Knopf Canada Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: “When people die, they cannot be replaced. They  leave holes that cannot be filled, for it is the fate-the genetics and neural fate-of every human being to be a […]

Book Review | The Wild One by Gemma Burgess

Authour: Gemma Burgess Format: Advance Reader Copy, 292 pages Publication date: November 10th 2015 Publisher: Atria Books Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: Once again, Gemma Burgess made me connect with a character that I didn’t think I’d have plenty in common with. The title, The Wild One threw me […]

Mystery Monday | Even Dogs in the Wild (Inspector Rebus #20) by Ian Rankin

Mystery Mondays is an occasional 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. Who is it by? Ian Rankin, […]

Book Review | The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende

Authour: Isabel Allende Format: Advance Reader Copy, 322 pages Publication date: November 3rd 2015 Publisher: Atria Books Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: As this was my first Isabel Allende novel, I wasn’t sure what to expect. However, the synopsis of The Japanese Lover made me somewhat inclined to pick […]

Mystery Monday | The Crossing (Harry Bosch #20) by Michael Connelly

Mystery Mondays is an occasional 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. Who is it by? Michael Connelly […]