Sci Fi, Short Stories

Take Us to a Better Place: Stories by Madeline Ashby, Hannah Lillith Assadi, Calvin Baker, Frank Bill, Yoon Ha Lee, Karen Lord, Mike McClelland, Achy Obejas, David A. Robertson, Martha Wells

This book is available for request till the 31st of May 2020 Usually, I am unable to give a breakup of individual reviews when I read books like this. Given that there are only ten stories and they vary very widely in the tone as well as the content I decided to try this one… Continue reading Take Us to a Better Place: Stories by Madeline Ashby, Hannah Lillith Assadi, Calvin Baker, Frank Bill, Yoon Ha Lee, Karen Lord, Mike McClelland, Achy Obejas, David A. Robertson, Martha Wells

Mystery

Six Wicked Reasons by Jo Spain

I was reminded of Pretty Guilty Women by Gina LaManna with regards to the style of storytelling. There might be more, but this specific one came to mind as soon as I started it. The book is still available for request as of posting this review This book is a very character-driven one, and would probably… Continue reading Six Wicked Reasons by Jo Spain

Thriller

Don’t Even Breathe (Maggie Novak Thriller #1) by Keith Houghton

Narrated by: Karen Peakes I saw this gorgeous cover multiple times pre and post prelease but never actually picked it up. Then, when I saw that there was one more in the series already released and another set to later this year, I thought it might be the appropriate time to check it out. I always… Continue reading Don’t Even Breathe (Maggie Novak Thriller #1) by Keith Houghton

Thriller

Blood on the Tracks by Barbara Nickless

Narrated by: Emily Sutton-Smith I have always prided and cursed my memory for unwanted things in equal measure. One of the drawbacks of it meant that I cannot enjoy the suspense as well as others who forget (happily) the key twists that they enjoyed the first time. This was a very generalised notion based on my… Continue reading Blood on the Tracks by Barbara Nickless