"People talk about having an angel on one shoulder and a devil on the other. I have a pair of imaginary bill collectors, so no matter which way I turned, there was somebody to remind me I needed money." Ch 1
"She would come at daybreak - the woman whose letter I held in my hands, the woman whose name I did not yet know." Ch1 opening
"Dreamers, singers, talkers and killers; they can dazzle with their beauty or their talent or their unmitigated evil, but inside themselves they are as frail and desperate as the rest of us. But can you see them? Can you unravel the truth? These are people you know, but not as you know them. Peel back the mask and see."
"When the Moon rose in the Third Northern Hall I want to the Ninth Vestibule to witness the joining of the three Tides. This is something that happens only once every eight years." Ch1 opening
'This is what happened. On the night that the worst heat wave in northern New England history finally broke - the night of July 19 - the entire western Maine region was lashed with the most vicious thunderstorms I have ever seen." - The Mist, Ch1 opening
"Out here, darkness meant death" - Ch1 opening
"The little girl stretched out her hands, and then everything happened so quickly that she had no chance to cry." - Whiteout, Prologue opening
Hi, friends! This week I accidentally-on-purpose bought too many books, so I thought I'd share with you what I'm excited to be reading over the next few weeks. We've got a good mix of mystery/thriller and a sprinkle of fantasy this round. A couple shorter ones for an approachable, fast-paced read (as I try to … Continue reading January Book Haul
"The backbone of every triumph is built on two simple words: Watch me." - Whisper Island, Chapter 1 opening
Happy New Year, everyone! To welcome in 2021 and what hopefully ends up being a better year to come, here are some anticipated releases I'm keeping an eye out for. These range in genre and are sorted by release month covering the first half of the year or so below, since release schedules have been … Continue reading 2021 Anticipated Releases
TLDR; A cozy modern murder mystery
TLDR; Evan Winter has become one of my favorite authors in a short time, and is well deserving of the acclaim he’s received on his debut series
TLDR; An un-putdownable white water rafting thriller!
TLDR; A survival-mystery set in the early 1900s that casts readers into rough seas alongside 39 other former passengers struggling to survive.
Sharing recent reading let downs over the last couple weeks 💔