Historical fiction, Mystery

The Charlatan Murders (Elliott Bay Mystery #1) by Jennifer Berg

The book is still up for requesting on NetGalley There are those rare occasions when an impulse takes me to a book that I really enjoy! This book was not written by an author I previously knew, nor were there enough reviews on Goodreads to make up my mind. I still went ahead and read… Continue reading The Charlatan Murders (Elliott Bay Mystery #1) by Jennifer Berg

Humour, Mystery

A Lady Eleanor Swift Mystery #6 #7 by Verity Bright

I have already read and reviewed another book in this series this year. I was lucky enough to pick up the next two, which got significantly better in terms of storytelling.I will discuss the two books individually. When I first started the series I had an issue with the lead protagonist. For someone who is… Continue reading A Lady Eleanor Swift Mystery #6 #7 by Verity Bright

Fantasy

Six Crimson Cranes (Six Crimson Cranes #1) by Elizabeth Lim

This is not a book that you can read in multiple sittings. I tried to keep it down to a minimum once I began. I had to know what would happen next. Despite trying to make mental predictions of all the possibilities, I still did not anticipate the number of twists during the narrative.Shiori is… Continue reading Six Crimson Cranes (Six Crimson Cranes #1) by Elizabeth Lim

Chick lit

A New Life for Ariana Byrne (The Hiverton Sisters, #1) by Liz Hurley

Narrated by: Martha Mackintosh When I first started listening to this book, I was afraid I would not like it. The rating that I finally gave it is reflective of how rarely such a visceral first reaction changes.In the first chapter, we see our protagonist, Ariana, having a fight with her husband. It is not… Continue reading A New Life for Ariana Byrne (The Hiverton Sisters, #1) by Liz Hurley