Book Review: Everything You Want Me to Be by Mindy Mejia

It’s not very often that I add a title to my list of favorite books, and I’ve never felt the burning desire to create a shelf for my favorite reads on Goodreads – that is, until this moment. After finishing up with Mindy Mejia’s Everything You Want Me to Be, I …

Book Review: Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King (Bill Hodges Trilogy, #1)

After spending several months on the hold list through my local library’s OverDrive, my chance with Stephen King’s Mr. Mercedes finally came up. With papers and a new job taking up much of my time, I almost didn’t get to finish it before my checkout ended. Because I was running out …

Thrift Picks: Demon Seed by Dean Koontz

One of the things I’ve noticed when I’m running around between thrift stores is an abundance of Dean Koontz novels. That said, I’ve definitely been stockpiling them up, and the first one I read out of my Koontz pile is Demon Seed. Demon Seed is told from a rather peculiar perspective: that …

Thrift Picks: Something’s Alive on the Titanic by Robert Sterling

A few months ago, one of our local vintage book stores closed down for good. Like most stores, they put their books on sale at discounted prices in order to liquidate their stock, and while going through what was left when I checked it out, I found Something’s Alive on the …

Book Review: Deliver Her: A Novel by Patricia Perry Donovan

  Like many of the readers that have turned the pages of this book, I selected Deliver Her: A Novel because it was one of this month’s (April’s) options for Amazon Prime subscribers via Kindle First. Listed under suspense, the title’s description hinted at an edge-of-your-seat, fast-paced story. While the …