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 | The Year We Fell Apart by Emily Martin

Authour: Emily Martin Format: Advance Reader Copy, 314 pages Publication date: January 26th 2016 Publisher: Simon Pulse Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: What drew me to The Year We Fell Apart was the premise. I’m a major fan of the friendship turn romance trope and the synopsis of The […]

Mystery Monday | The Princeling of Nanjing (Ava Lee #8) 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, […]

Book Review | Firsts by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn

Authour: Laurie Elizabeth Flynn Format: Advance Reader Copy, 320 pages Publication date: January 5th 2016 Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Review: Laurie Elizabeth Flynn’s Firsts caught my attention with an intriguing synopsis that promised me a different type of contemporary read and heroine. And while it […]