Chick lit, Mystery

In My Attic (A Magical Misfits Mystery #1) by Lina Hansen

This is the first in a new series of cozy mystery with a healthy dose of magic thrown in. Even if the name does not give it away, the characters and the not-so-subtle conversations fill in that required information. We have our leading lady called back to her aunt's bed-and-breakfast after an accident occurs on-site.… Continue reading In My Attic (A Magical Misfits Mystery #1) by Lina Hansen

Chick lit, Mystery, Short Stories

Mystery Follows her – Assorted authors

I have had a love-hate relationship with both short stories as well as cozy mysteries featuring enterprising young women. With this book, I wanted to test my interest in both. I recently loved a collection of historical cozies so I thought I might enjoy this one too. Debating and procrastinating this review held up a… Continue reading Mystery Follows her – Assorted authors

Adventure, Young Adult/Children

The Ship of Shadows by Maria Kuzniar

This is an adventure book from start to finish. There are fast-paced scenes, life-threatening situations and a whole lot of friendship between a group of women/girls.Our lead protagonist has no friends because she is too different, she has taught herself languages by reading books( something I think would be a monumental task with just the… Continue reading The Ship of Shadows by Maria Kuzniar

Comics & Graphic Novel

The Grémillet Sisters : Sarah’s Dream by Giovanni Di Gregorio

Alessandro Barbucci (Illustrator), L. Benson (Translator) I have not read as many graphic novels this year as I usually do, but this was tempting. This is a story of three sisters whose mother goes missing one day.As they hunt for their mother, the secrets behind the eldest's dream, each shows their own unique characteristics. It is a simple… Continue reading The Grémillet Sisters : Sarah’s Dream by Giovanni Di Gregorio