Drama

Sourdough by Robin Sloan

This book has been online for a long time; at least discussions about it have been. I saw it at my library and was surprised at its size because for some reason I imagined it to be a bigger volume than it actually was.It is a weird book, not one I would not recommend to… Continue reading Sourdough by Robin Sloan

Chick lit, Mystery

Aloha Alibi by Jasmine Webb

Narrated by Khristine Hvam I had the ebook with me when I got the chance to listen to the audiobook, and I took it. It was an interesting experience as the narrator kept me hooked until the end.We begin with our leading lady in a tight spot, she is being held at gunpoint, and things… Continue reading Aloha Alibi by Jasmine Webb

Adventure, Mystery

Knifed In Nice (Travel P.I. Mysteries #1) by Zara Keane

My entire reaction/rating for this book is based on how well the book delivers on the ambience promised by the book cover and the blurb. The mystery part of the narrative was not as engaging, but I liked my overall reading experience. I ended up reading the whole book in a couple of short sittings.The… Continue reading Knifed In Nice (Travel P.I. Mysteries #1) by Zara Keane

Fantasy

The Blacktongue Thief (Blacktongue #1) by Christopher Buehlman

I will preface my entire review by saying that I was turned off by the language used in the book. I am not talking of the writing, which was action-packed - but of the conversations/swearing between everyone in the narrative.I understand the world is a very rough one, harking back to a more openly war… Continue reading The Blacktongue Thief (Blacktongue #1) by Christopher Buehlman

Comics & Graphic Novel

I Will Not Die Alone by Dera White,Joe Bennett

Its books like these that pad my number of total reads in a year. Not something I do on purpose, but a process I enjoy nevertheless.Any time I see a graphic novel with a retrospective theme and cutesy illustrations, I usually pick it up (given a chance).This is a very short volume that I did… Continue reading I Will Not Die Alone by Dera White,Joe Bennett