Mystery Monday | The Couturier of Milan (Ava Lee #9) by Ian Hamilton

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 Hamilton, […]

Midweek Mini Reviews #2

Native: Dispatches from an Israeli-Palestinian Life by Sayed Kashua Having lived in Israel, where I definitely felt like an outsider, this collection of columns from Israeli-Arab author and journalist, Sayed Kashua had me intrigued. This was because during my time in Israel while I encountered various types of people, I rarely interacted with any Arabs […]

Book Review | Love and First Sight by Josh Sundquist

Authour: Josh Sundquist Format: e-Galley Publication date: January 3rd 2017 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: I came across Josh Sundquist’s Love and First Sight from an excerpt I read of it from the Buzz Books 2016: Young Adult Fall/Winter sampler which was […]

Book Review | I’ll Tell You in Person by Chloe Caldwell

Authour: Chloe Caldwell Format: Trade Paperback, 170 pages Publication date: October 4th 2016 Publisher: Coffee House Press Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: I found out about Chloe Caldwell’s second collection of essays, “I’ll Tell You in Person” through an article that was shared on Twitter. It spoke of the collection […]

Book Review | We Were on a Break by Lindsey Kelk

Authour: Lindsey Kelk Format: ARC, 404 pages Publication date: January 3rd 2017 Publisher: Harper Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: Okay, show of hands, how many of you thought of the TV show Friends when you hear “we were on a break”? That’s basically what came to mind when I saw the […]

Waiting on Wednesday #22 | Rich People Problems (Crazy Rich Asians #3) by Kevin Kwan

 Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme that highlights upcoming titles that we’re looking forward to/dying to read. It is hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine Synopsis: When Nicholas Young hears that his grandmother, Su Yi, is on her deathbed, he rushes to be by her bedside–but he’s not alone. It seems the entire Shang-Young […]