Reviewing ‘Swimming Lessons’ by Claire Fuller

Title: Swimming Lessons Author: Claire Fuller Genre: Mystery My rating: ★★★★★   Goodreads synopsis: Ingrid Coleman writes letters to her husband, Gil, about the truth of their marriage, but instead of giving them to him, she hides them in the thousands of books he has collected over the years. When Ingrid has written her final letter she disappears from …

Reviewing ‘Tell Us Something True’ by Dana Reinhardt

Title: Tell Us Something True Author: Dana Reinhardt Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance My rating: ★★★☆☆ Goodreads Synopsis Seventeen-year-old River doesn’t know what to do with himself when Penny, the girl he adores, breaks up with him. He lives in L.A., where nobody walks anywhere, and Penny was his ride; he never bothered getting a license. He’s stuck. He’s …

The Summer That Melted Everything by Tiffany McDaniel | Review*

Title: The Summer That Melted Everything Author: Tiffany McDaniel Publisher: St. Martin’s Press/Macmillan Genre: Literary Fiction; Contemporary Horror, Gothic Release date: 26th July 2016 (today!) My rating: ★★★★☆ Goodreads Synopsis Fielding Bliss has never forgotten the summer of 1984: the year a heat wave scorched Breathed, Ohio. The year he became friends with the devil. Sal seems to appear out of nowhere …

Reviewing ‘Sharp Objects’ by Gillian Flynn

Title: Sharp Objects Author: Gillian Flynn Genre: Thriller, Crime, Mystery My rating: ★★★★☆   Goodreads synopsis: WICKED above her hipbone, GIRL across her heart. Words are like a road map to reporter Camille Preaker’s troubled past. Fresh from a brief stay at a psych hospital, Camille’s first assignment from the second-rate daily paper where she works brings …